LOCAL AND AREA ANNOUNCEMENTS
Local and area announcements for WNKJ/WNLJ listeners edited by Tammy Cummins and maintained by Ken Cummins. Please submit your announcements two weeks in advance and we ask that it be by fax 270-885-7210, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com. We request no phone calls for announcements please. You may mail your announcement as well to WNKJ, PO Box 1029, Hopkinsville, KY 42241. Thank you.
END DATE: 5/25/2016 AT 6 P.M.
TOPIC: Pre-Revival Rally
Rocky Ridge Baptist Church, 79 N. Montgomery Rd, Cadiz, KY, invites you to their May Pre-Revival Rally on Wednesday, May 25th at 6:30 p.m. Speaker will be Bro. Todd Gray. If you need a ride call 270-522-6907. For more information go to www.rockyridgebaptistchurch.com or call 270-207-0159.
END DATE: 5/27/2016 AT 4:00 P.M.
TOPIC: Church Youth Fundraiser
Faith Lutheran Church Youth are raising funds for a summer trip to a youth gathering with a flag program. For a donation of $50, a 3x5 foot American flag will be placed in your yard on the following 5 patriotic holidays: Memorial Day, Flag Day, Independence Day, Patriotic Day (9/11), and Veteran’s Day. If you’re interested, or have questions contact Cheryl Croom at 270-348-5505 or 270-885-8198 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
END DATE: 5/28/2016 AT 8 A.M.
TOPIC: Take Kids Fishing Day
You’re invited to take part in the 18th Annual ‘Take Kids Fishing Day’ at Jeffers Bend-Little River at Metcalfe Lane (Follow the signs.) for ages 3-15 years old on Saturday May 28th from 9 a.m. till noon. Pre-Registration Fee is $2.00 per Kid and Adult by May 26th, or $3.00 per Kid and Adult on May 28th, and that includes a hotdog, chips and bottled water for lunch. There will be food, fun, fish and prizes! For more information call 270-885-5600. Registration sites: Aaron McNeil Center, Recreation Dept, Pennyrile RC&D, C.C. Extension Office, Boys & Girls Club, HWEA, Housing Authority, Woodland Heights, Hopkinsville Electric Service, and Hop. Family YMCA.
END DATE: 6/2/2016 AT 6:30 P.M.
TOPIC: The Inspirations in Concert
The Inspirations will be in concert Thursday, June 2 at 7 p.m. at Canton Baptist Church in Canton, KY. A freewill offering will be received. For more information call 270-522-6837.
END DATE: 6/4/2016 AT 3:30 P.M.
TOPIC: LBL/TVA Former Employees Reunion
All former employees of LBL/TVA are invited to the 16th Reunion on Saturday, June 4th at 4 p.m. at Fenton Pavilion in LBL near Kentucky Lake Bridge on US Hwy 68/80. A potluck supper will be served about 5 p.m. Bring some of your favorite food, lawn chairs, old photos, etc. Paper goods, plastic ware, and drinks will be provided. For more information call Barbara Futrell at 270-522-6851 or email email@example.com.
END DATE: 6/10/2016 AT 6 P.M.
TOPIC: Vacation Bible School
Pembroke Baptist Church, 144 S Main Street, Pembroke, KY, invites you to their “Submerged” Vacation Bible School from Sunday, June 5 to Friday, June 10, 6-8:30 p.m. A light meal will be served each night beginning at 5:30. Commencement will be at 6 p.m. on Friday, June 10. There will be classes for children 2 years old through 6th grade, youth from 7th to 12th grade, and an adult class. For information go to www.pbcky.org or call 270-475-4125.
END DATE: 6/27/2016 AT 4:30 P.M.
TOPIC: Adult Grief Workshop
There will be a six-session Adult Grief Workshop on May 16 and 23, and June 6, 13, 20, and 27 at 5:15 p.m. The workshop is free and open to all adults in the community who are in need of grief support, and will be in the Pennyroyal Hospice Conference Room at 220 Burley Avenue, Hopkinsville. To register contact Kim Baggett at 270-885-6428 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
END DATE: 6/4/2016 AT 5 P.M.
TOPIC: Horse Show
There will be a Horse Show on Saturday, June 4th at 6 p.m. at the Sheriffs Posse Grounds on Witty Lane, off Hwy 91 at Sinking Fork. Entry fee is $10 per class, with a $25 maximum. For more information call show coordinators Mike Barbee at 270-484-3211 or Steve Stewart at 270-498-1332.
END DATE: 6/5/2016 AT 10 A.M.
TOPIC: Barrel Race
There will be a Barrel Race on Sunday, June 5 at 2 p.m. at the Sheriffs Posse Grounds on Witty Lane, off Hwy 91 at Sinking Fork. There will be a church service at 10 a.m., and open arena until 1 p.m. Each participant will get 3 free practice runs between 1-2 p.m. Concessions will be provided. For information call show coordinators Mike Barbee at 270-484-3211 or Steve Stewart at 270-498-1332.
END DATE: 7/1/2016 AT 2 P.M.
TOPIC: Backyard Kids Club
Pembroke Baptist Church, 144 S Main Street, Pembroke, KY, invites you to their Backyard Kids Club for children kindergarten through 5th grade from Monday, June 27th – Friday, July 1st from 1:00-3:00 p.m. at Pembroke Community Park. There will be fun interactive Bible lessons, recreation, snacks, and crafts each day. For information go to www.pbcky.org or call 270-475-4125.
END DATE: 7/4/2016 AT 3 P.M.
TOPIC: 4th of July Celebration
Join the special 4th of July Celebration Weekend at the Jefferson Davis State Historic Site, 258 Pembroke-Fairview Rd, Fairview, KY on Sunday, July 3rd and Monday, July 4th from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. There will be a Reading and Signing of the Declaration of Independence, a Parade of Soldiers, Old to New, Period Music and Dance, and Vendors. For more information call 270-889-6100, or go to parks.ky.gov.
END DATE: 7/15/2016 AT 4:30 P.M.
TOPIC: Coldstream Christian Camp
Coldstream Christian Camp, 4730 Goodman Rd, Adams, TN, will have their 2016 Summer Camps in July, with Day Camp for rising K5 through 2nd Grades, and Overnight Camps for rising 3rd through 12th Grades. The cost ranges from $125 for Day Camp to $250/$275 for Overnight Camps. A discount is available if paid in full by June 1st. For more details call 615-696-2208 or go to coldstreamchristiancamp.org.
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Topic: The Cornell Memory Center Needs Volunteers
The Cornell Memory Center, across from the Chapel House off of North Drive in Hopkinsville, KY, is a part of the Christian Care Communities Campus. They are non-profit and specialize in senior citizens with Alzheimer’s and Dementia. The Cornell Memory Center is in need of volunteers. If you are interested, please call Marie Davenport at 270-885-1375, ext. 2 at work, or at 270-978-8113 on weekends. Marie is the Activities and Volunteer Coordinator. Also, to learn more, you can contact her at email@example.com.
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Topic: Healing the Heartbreak of Abortion
Healing the heartbreak of abortion; finding freedom, healing, and hope after abortion; and picking up the pieces. You’ve been in the wilderness of secrets, despair, shadows, and shame long enough. It’s time to heal. For post abortion Bible study and family support, or more information, contact Heather Hawkins at 270-719-0735; Lorrie Brown at 270-498-9886; or Alpha Alternative at 270-885-3820. It’s time for healing from the pain of abortion.
If you have an announcement, please send it two weeks in advance to firstname.lastname@example.org, mail it to WNKJ/WNLJ, PO BOX 1029, Hopkinsville, KY 42240 or by fax 270-885-7210.