September 25 — The Southeast Kentucky Chapter of the National Black Lung Association will meet at 2 p.m. at the Letcher County Health Department, 115 East Main Street, Whitesburg. The meeting is open to the public and everyone is welcome to attend. Respiratory Clinics of Eastern Kentucky staff and local attorneys with experience assisting with federal black lung claims will be present to answer questions and provide information. For additional information contact Anthony Warlick (606) 633-4871 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
. September 28 — LGBTQAI+ Means What? On all Southeast Campuses through Skype Melissa Helton will discuss LGBTQAI+ means what? from 1 to 2 p.m. In a rapidly changing society, it can be hard to keep up with new words and social etiquette. This free workshop will give an overview of the terms used within the LGBT+ community regarding sexual orientation and gender identity. It will look at current legal protections (or lack thereof) this community faces, and explore how to best support students, family, friends, and neighbors. For more information, contact Melissa Helton at 606-589-3039.
October 6 — The McRoberts Community Center will hold a community wide yard sale. The center asks that residents place their items for sale in front of their house. The center hopes to make this an annual event.
October 23 — Southeast Kentucky Community and Technical College and Selling to the World will offer a free workshop, “Behind the Scenes with Kentucky Educational Television.” The workshop will cover topics such as careers in video production, basic camera, lighting, and sound techniques, and green screen use. The event will be held on from 5:30 to 7 p.m. in the Belinda Mason Building, room 122. Seating is limited. For more information or to reserve a seat, contact Jeannie Allen at (606) 671-7677 or email@example.com.
November 12 — Southeast Kentucky Community and Technical College will hold a workshop to make holiday keepsakes at Whitesburg Campus Caudill Hall, Student Lounge from 6 to 8 p.m. Sandy Holbrook and Peggy Conklin will be instructors at the workshop which will cost $10. Children (ages 2-10) will paint their own handmade wooden ornaments to decorate for Christmas. Adults and parents will create their own holiday wreath. All supplies are provided with the $10 workshop fee. For more information or to register, contact Tessa Roark at 606-589-3047.