Western State Hospital Prepares for Annual Christmas Campaign - Western State Hospital is seeking the help of the Community in preparation for the Annual Christmas campaign for patientsand Western State Nursing Facility. For more information, contact Tony Winfield, community services coordinator at 270-889-6025, ext. 609 or 565.Click Here for more information.
The Daily's Market on Main Street in Cadiz is taking donations for Toys For Tots through December 19th. Just drop off new, unwrapped toy for a special child this Christmas. They are also helping to raise funds for the Salvation Army.
Through December 31st, your hometown Sears store in Hopkinsville is partnering with the local fire department to raise money. Stop by and drop money in the Fireman boot, or add to your purchase.....And, for every Craftsman Bottle Cap Wrench purchase....$1 will be donated by Sears.
Christmas Wrapping Booth - Black Friday November 28th through Christmas Eve December 24th at the Bradford Square Mall in Hopkinsville! Click Here for the Schedule!All Proceeds go to the Christian County Band.
December 19, Friday 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM - Western Kentucky Regional Blood Center Blood Drive, Sponsored by Christian County Probation & Parole. Bloodmobile will be parked downtown by the fountain. All blood types are needed and the Public is Invited.
4:30 PM - Portrait Unveiling & Retirement Reception for Judge Arnold B. Lynch in the Rotunda of the Christian County Justice Center.
December 20, Saturday
A Day With Trains - Pennyroyal Area Museum, Watch as our conductors run five trains on two elaborate model train layouts. Also, make a craft to take home at our winter fun craft table. Regular admission rates apply.
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM - Barkley Plantation Christmas Open House. Come and eat, greet and be Merry! Merry Christmas!
6:00 PM - The Pennyroyal Arts Council Presents - Classic Movies at the Historic Alhambra in Hopkinsville will be showing the movie "It's A Wonderful Life."
December 21, Sunday
2:00 PM - The Pennyroyal Arts Council Presents - Classic Movies at the Historic Alhambra in Hopkinsville will be showing the movie "It's A Wonderful Life."
December 27, Saturday
A Day With Trains - Pennyroyal Area Museum, Watch as our conductors fun five trains on two elaborate model train layouts. Also, make a craft to take home at our winter fun craft table. Regular admission rates apply.
December 28, Sunday
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM - Holiday Memorial Candlelight Service at Brooks, Redd & Hollowell Funeral Home, Hopkinsville.
December 30, Tuesday 12:00 Noon - Trigg County Caregiver Support Group Meeting at the John L. Street Library in Cadiz.
January 1, Tuesday
11:00 AM - Freezin' For A Reason Polar Bear Swim. Stewart County Chamber of Commerce and a few local businesses are hosting a New Years Day Polar Bear Swim. Click Here for more information.
January 20, Tuesday
3:30 PM - CSIP meeting at Trigg County Primary School in Conference Room #2112.
6:00 PM - Representatives from the Department of the Army will be at Fort Campbell at the Family Readiness Center (inside Gate 1) to allow the community to tell the Army why Fort Campbell should be protected from proposed budget cuts that could potentially reduce Fort Campbell personnel by 50%. This event is open to the Public. Beginning at 4pm, Gate One will become open access with no ID checks necessary.
Trigg-Lyon County Newcomers Club meets on the third Wednesday in the months of January, February, April, October, November and December at 11 AM at the Lake Barkley Lodge. Meet and greet starts at 10:30 AM. For information, contact President Nola Courtney at 270-522-9703 or Membership Chair Patsy Rajnowski at 270-522-3526.
The Christian County Senior Citizens Center (AW Watts Senior Center) has resumed their monthly dances. Dances are 1st and 3rd Thursday nights. Doors open at 6:30. $6.00 per person. Concessions will be available. The dance is from 7:00-9:30.
Colon cancer is the second leading cancer killer among us, yet it is one of the most preventable. Regular screenings can prevent colon cancer or detect it early and prevent its spread. Uninsured, income eligible residents of Christian and Todd counties should call the Christian County Health Department at (270) 887-4160 for free colon cancer screenings. It could save your life.
The United Way of the Pennyrile and Christian County Cares have partnered to match non-profit agencies in the community with volunteers willing to share their time and talent. If interested, contact Jennifer Maddux at email@example.com for more information.
Low income seniors: The Aging and Disabilities Resource Center can connect you with services you may be eligible for. Call toll free 1-866-844-4396 or 270-886-9484. This is a service of the Pennyrile Area Development District.
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM - The Hopkinsville Division of Parks and Recreation is offering pickle-ball at Thomas Street Center on Wednesdays. FREE to Participate. The use of paddles and pickle-balls will require a form of I.D. for check out. All ages and skill levels are welcomed to participate.
3:30 - 4:30 PM - Zumba Classes at St. John's United Methodist Church in Hopkinsville. $5 per class. For more information contact Wendy Westerfield at 270-498-4441 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
3rd Thursday of every Month
4:30 PM - Hopkinsville Police Department will have a Crime Meeting in the City Council Chambers of the Lackey Municipal Building. Open to the public.
2nd Saturday of Every Month
8 - 11 AM - The Aerie 3423 Eagle Riders Group has their Big Breakfast at the Eagles Club, 2600 Fort Campbell Boulevard. All you can eat for $6. Menu includes eggs, bacon, sausage, ham, biscuits & gravy, potatoes, fried apples, coffee, milk and orange juice. Proceeds benefit charities.
10 AM - Aaron McNeil House will have a Commodity Distribution - items will be distributed on a first come, first serve basis. Photo ID or other proof of residency in Christian County is required. Proof of income is NOT required.
The Woody Winfree Fire Transportation Museum located at 310 9th Street in Hopkinsville is open Monday - Friday 10 AM - 4 PM. Admission is $5 for adults/ $3 for seniors/ free for age 16 & under and for museum members. For more information call 270-887-4270.
Trigg County Recycling
Cerulean Baptist Church parking lot - 8 AM Monday - 1 PM Wednesday
Rockcastle Volunteer Fire Department - 2 PM Wednesday - 2 PM Friday
South Road Volunteer Fire Department - 3 PM Friday - 6 AM Monday
Roaring Springs Volunteer Fire Department - 7 AM Monday - 1 PM Wednesday
Linton Volunteer Fire Department - 2 PM Wednesday - 1 PM Friday
Canton One Stop - 2 PM Friday - 6 AM Monday
The Stephen Trigg Chapter, Kentucky Society Sons of the American Revolution, meet the 3rd. Tuesday 6:30, Old Cadiz Masonic Lodge Building.
The TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly), Cadiz Chapter, meets Wednesday mornings at the Cadiz United Methodist Church, 482 Lakota Drive. Weigh-ins start at 9 am - meeting at 9:30 am. It’s not about a “diet” - it’s about making the right choices. For more information, call 522-5604.
The Trigg County Hospital Auxiliary meets the second Monday of each month at 1:30 P.M. at the Trigg County Hospital conference room, lower level."
Ducks Unlimited, Lake Barkley Chapter, invites you to become a DU Committee member. Meetings are held every Monday night at 6 PM at the Cadiz Restaurant. For more information contact Nick Gresham at 270-881-2689.
The American Legion Auxiliary meets the first Tuesday of each month at 6 PM at the James L. Street Library, lower level. For more information call Ditto Pietrzak at 206-0489.
Western State Hospital Support Group for families meets on the 2nd and 4th Wednesdays at 3 PM in the Family Resource Center of the hospital. For more information call 270-889-6025 ext. 490. Updated 5/6/11.
The 4-H Dog Club meeting is held on Monday nights at 6 PM. Call 522-3269 for more information. Updated 5/5/11.
The Cadiz VFW meets the 1st Thursday of the month at the VFW building located at 37 Lafayette Street. Call 522-1836.
The Foster Care and Adoption Program informational meetings are held every 3rd Tuesday of the month at 110 Riverfront Drive, Hopkinsville. For more information call Carole Keel at 270-889-6570. Updated 5/5/11.
The Trigg County Democratic Women's Club meets the 2nd Monday of each month at the Emergency Management Operations Center on Jefferson Street. For more information, contact club president, Betty Baker-Wharton at 270-985-3083.