happeningsandmeetings purpleHOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. (4/18/14) — The following events are scheduled for next week in Hopkins County.

  • The Hopkins County Board of Education will be holding a regular meeting 5:30 p.m. April 21 at their Central Office. For more information, call (270) 825-6100.

  • The planned public hearing that was to occur in City Council Chambers 4 p.m. April 21 has been cancelled. For more information, call (270) 824-2100.

  • The Madisonville City Council will hold a work session with the Hopkins County Joint Planning Committee 2 p.m. April 21 in the Mayor’s Conference Room at City Hall. For more information, call (270) 824-2100.

  • The Madisonville-Hopkins County Chamber of Commerce will hold a Hot Topic Lunch featuring a Legislative Wrap-Up 11:30 a.m. April 21 at the Madisonville Lions Club. For more information, call (270) 821-3435.

  • The regular meeting of the Mahr Park Planning Committee will be held 10 a.m. April 21 in the City Hall conference room. For more information, call (270) 824-2100.

  • Southside Elementary School will hold their site-based council meeting 3:30 p.m. April 21 in the media center. For more information, call (270) 825-6100.

  • Hopkins County Schools will hold their Talent Show Series District Competition for elementary students 6 p.m. April 22 at the Glema Mahr Center. Middle and high school students will compete 6 p.m. April 24. Admission is $5; $3 with the donation of eyeglasses. For more information, call (270) 825-6100.

  • The Hopkins County Joint Planning Committee will hold a meeting 7 p.m. April 24 at the Hopkins County Courthouse. For more information, call (270) 821-8294.

  • The Madisonville-Hopkins County Chamber of Commerce will hold a Sunrise Session from 7 a.m. to 8 a.m. April 24 at Ollie’s Party Place located at 601 McCoy Ave. For more information, call (270) 821-3435.

  • Pennyrile Forest State Resort Park will hold a Camper Appreciation Weekend to celebrate Arbor Day and Earth Day from 7 p.m. April 25 to 12 p.m. April 27 in Dawson Springs. For more information, call (270) 797-3421.

  • The Glema Mahr Center for the Arts will host the Kenya Safari Acrobats-Lost in Africa 7p.m. to 9 p.m. April 25. Tickets are $14 to $18; children and under are half priced. For more information, call (270) 821-2787.

  • Pam’s Dance Barn will hold a dance from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. April 25 at 35 Cedar Lane. Tickets are $6 per person. For more information, call (270) 836 -4649.

  • Beat Daddys will perform 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. April 25 at the Crowded House. For more information, call (270) 825-1178.

  • The Dawson Springs Library will host a free Senior Citizens Day Out from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. April 25. For more information, call (270) 836-3745.

  • Madisonville Community College hosts the Loman C. Trover Library Reading Series featuring authors Scott Phillips and Jedidiah Ayres 7 p.m. April 25 on the second floor of the Learning Resource Center. For more information, call (270) 821-2250.

  • Melody Lanes and Big Brothers Big Sisters of Hopkins and Muhlenberg Counties will have Bowl For Kid’s Sake 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. April 26. For more information, call (270) 821-0688.

  • The White Plains Civil War Festival will be held from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. April 26 and 27 on 106 N E Railroad Street. Admission is free. For more information, call (270) 754-9317.

  • The Hopkins County Spring Lawn and Garden Fair will be held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. April 26 at the Extension Office at 75 Cornwall Drive. For more information, call (270) 821-3650.

  • Dawson Springs will hold Mule and Draft Horse Days from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. April 26 at Hwy 109 and Hwy 62. There are no admission costs, but donations are appreciated. For more information, call (270) 797-2781.

  • Downtown Madisonville will have a Gallery Hop from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. April 26. For more information, call (270) 821-4171.

  • Heath + Molly will perform 7:30 p.m. April 26 at the Crowded House. For more information, call (270) 825-1178.

  • Center Street Writers' Guild will host a two-hour creative writing workshop 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, April 26 at the Hopkins County – Madisonville Public Library, 455 Madison Square. Suited for teens 14 and up. For more information, email Maureen C. Berry at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .
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