Jenkins Elementary School will host it's annual Pre-K and Kindergarten Registration on Tuesday March 31 from 9:00am to 2:00pm. *Preschool students must be 4 years old by August 1, 2015. Eligible 3 year olds accepted if space is available. Please bring the child's Birth Certificate, SSN Card, Physical, KY Immunization Certificate and Proof Of Annual Income. *Kindergarten students must be 5 years old by October 1, 2015. Please bring the child's Birth Certificate, SSN Card, Physical, KY Immunization Certificate, Eye Exam and Dental Screening. For more information, please call the school office at 832-2711.
Dress as your favorite "superhero" and Run With Courage at the 8th Annual 5K Run/1 Mile Walk to benefit Judi's Place for Kids on Saturday April 11th in Pikeville. Discounted entry fees are available for children and for teams of at least 5. Enter by April 4th to get a T-shirt. For more info or to sign up go to www.judisplace.org or call 606-437-7447.
The 3rd Annual McRoberts Community Center ATV Poker Run will be held on Saturday April 4th. Registration begins at 10:00am at the community center with the run starting at 11:00am rain or shine. Hot dogs and chips will be served after the ride. The price is $10.00 per hand with split the pot and other activities. Contact Johnie "Bear" Tackett at 832-6067 or Fred Howard at 832-0370 for more information.
The Letcher County Extension Service will offer the monthly Diabetic Workshop on Wednesday, April 15th at 1:00pm at the Extension Office located off Stone Ave and the Whitesburg By-pass. Jackie Fraley, Registered Dietitian from Whitesburg ARH will Host the Workshop each month. Please call 633-2362 for more information. This Workshop is FREE and OPEN TO THE PUBLIC.
An informational meeting on how to become a foster and/or adoptive parent will be held on Tuesday March 31 starting at 6:00pm at the Perry County Protection and Permanency Office in Hazard on Village Drive. Both spouses are required to attend the meeting. If you have questions call Mike Hurt or Heather Caudill here in Letcher County at 633-0191.