happeningsandmeetings orangeOWENSBORO, Ky. (1/31/14) – The following happenings and meetings are scheduled in Owensboro for the following week:


50 Shades! The Musical
The RiverPark Center will host a laugh-out-loud night of musical fun based on the Fifty Shades of Grey trilogy with original songs not for those under the age of 18. 50 Shades! The Musical is scheduled for 7 p.m. Feb. 3. For ticket information, contact the RiverPark Office at: (270) 687-2787.

Owensboro/Daviess County Remembers the Civil War
Six local organizations presents events to showcase the history of the Civil War in our region as a commemoration of the 150th Anniversary. The events will be going on at various locations, all day Feb. 6 through Feb. 9. For a complete schedule of events, visit: www.TheOSO.com/OwensboroRemembers

Susan Dyer Author Event
The Daviess County Public Library will host local author and president of the Friends of the Holt Home, Susan Dyer. She will discuss her book “Lincoln’s Advocate: The Life of Judge Joseph Holt” from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. Feb. 6. For more information, go to: www.dcplibrary.org.

Outdoor Owensboro
The Owensboro Convention Center will host one of their first expo shows, Outdoor Owensboro, all day Feb. 7. Owensboro RV will present the expo with hundreds of hunting, fishing, and out-door recreation related items on display and for sale. For more information on tickets, go to: www.owensborocenter.com.

“Head for the Hills”
The concert fuses bluegrass, jazz, hip-hop, and indie rock into songs inspired by love and misery and comic books. “Head for the Hills” will be presented at the International Bluegrass Music Museum at 7 p.m. Feb. 7. For more information, go to: www.bluegrassmuseum.org.

V-Day Owensboro Presents: “The Vagina Monologues”
The monologue is read by a varying number of women that deal with aspects of the feminine ex-perience. Admission proceeds benefit New Beginnings Sexual Assault Support Services. It will be performed at 8p.m. Feb. 7 and at 9 p.m. Feb. 8.

Polar Bear Plunge
The Hines Center hosts one of the biggest Special Olympics fundraisers of the year from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Feb. 8. For more information, go to www.soky.org.
3rd Annual “Bee Mine” Valentine Party

Western Kentucky Botanical Garden celebrates Valentine’s Day with crafts and games at 10 a.m. Feb. 8. For more information, go to: www.wkbg.org.

To submit your meetings and events to SurfKY, contact This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .

Taylor Riley
SurfKY News Lead Reporter

e-max.it: your social media marketing partner

LIKE SurfKY on Facebook - Click here to LIKE us now.

© Copyright 2015 SurfKY News Group, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, or rewritten without permission. SurfKY News encourages you to share this story on social media.

Posted on 2/2/14

Most Read This Week

July 23, 2015 14512

UPDATE: Family Confirms Body of Missing Teen…

by Shawn Freels, SurfKY News
July 27, 2015 4875

Death of Central City Man in Dawson Springs Under…

by SurfKY News
July 23, 2015 4337

Woman Accused of Striking Juvenile with Metal Belt

by SurfKY News
July 22, 2015 4275

No. 9 Steakhouse Suffers Fire; Owners Vow to…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
July 22, 2015 3945

UPDATE - GPD Recovers Stolen Vehicle, Arrest Made

by SurfKY News

Most Read This Month

July 02, 2015 19393

Emergency Response Team on Scene of Standoff on…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
July 17, 2015 15439

Muhlenberg Most Wanted - Top 10

by SurfKY News

Stories Trending Now

July 27, 2015 4875

Death of Central City Man in Dawson Springs Under…

by SurfKY News
July 27, 2015 3559

School System Announces Free Lunch/Breakfast at…

by SurfKY News
July 27, 2015 1721

Family Needs Help in Paying 18-Year-Old's Funeral…

by SurfKY News
July 28, 2015 1399

Hanson Youth Wins Soap Box Derby World…

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
July 27, 2015 1276

Baptist Health Names Regional Marketing, Public…

by SurfKY News
July 27, 2015 1210

Madisonville Police Arrest Reports Released –…

by SurfKY News
July 27, 2015 1169

New Madisonville Public Parking Area Announcement

by SurfKY News
July 28, 2015 1015

Heavy Rains, Two Wrecks Impeded WKP Travel

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
July 28, 2015 949

Hopkins County Grand Jury Indictments

by SurfKY News
July 27, 2015 896

Dawson Springs Police Reports Released

by SurfKY News