The American Legion Douglas Day Post 152 will hold nomination of officers on Sunday April 26 at 1:00pm at the post on Pine Mountain. Election of officers will be on Sunday May 10th at 1:00pm.
The Shoes 4 Schools & CHANGE Drama Team will be hosting a 5K on Saturday May 16th. Registration begins at 9:00am with the race begins at 10:00am. The cost is $25.00 per person. Groups of 6 or more are $20.00 each. For registration forms and more info contact Mistie Johnson at 855-4403 or Phyllis Holbrook at 633-5780. T-shirts will be given to those who pre-register.
The Carr Creek Lake Cleanup Committee will having it's 39th Annual lake cleanup on Saturday April 25th from 8:00am-12:00noon. The committee will pay $1.00 for each full bag of trash collected. Food and beverages will be provided and after the event, there will be a gift raffle with many great items up for grabs for the volunteers courtesy of several general local donors. This is a great way for boys scouts, girl scouts, church youth groups, school clubs and more to raise money. For more information contact Park Rangers Saylor or Wright at the US Army Corps office at 606-642-3308.
4-H Camp will be held this year June 12-15 at J.M. Felter 4-H Camp in London, KY for youth ages 9-14. The cost is $176.00 per camper and includes transportation, lodging, food, activities, T-shirt and lots of fun. Scholarships are available. Letcher County kids will be camping with Leslie, Perry and Clay Counties. Contact Crystal Sparks, the Letcher County 4-H agent, for an application and nformation at 633-2362. The application deadline is May 29, 2015.
The Mountain Shrine Club along with Whitesburg Bike Nite invites you to ride in and support the 4th Annual Shriner Charity Ride on Saturday June 13th. To pre-register or get more info contact Mick Polly at 633-2663. A meal and T-shirt are included with registration.