July 29-30 — The Buckcreek reunion will begin with a wiener roast and auction Friday night and dinner Saturday at 1 p.m. All family and friends are invited. For more information, call 633- 5462.
. July 30 — Sycamore Hollow will play at Country Cabin II in Norton, Va. The show will take place from 7:30 to 10:30 p.m. Admission is $5 for adults and $1 for children 2 to 11 years old.
. August 4 — An apple grafting workshop will be held at 5 p.m. at the Letcher County Extension Office in Whitesburg. The cost is $5 and each participant will receive two potted apple rootstocks to graft and should bring his or her own scion wood. Class size is limited to 20 persons and spots may be reserved. For more information or to make reservations, call Shad Baker at 633-2362 or email email@example.com.
. August 4 — Letcher Middle School will have sixth grade orientation from 2:30 to 4 p.m. in the LMS library. Letcher Middle School’s back-to-school pool party and cookout will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Whitesburg Municipal Swimming Pool. The event is for all incoming LMS students, staff and families. For more information, call 633- 7812 or check the Letcher Middle School Facebook page for announcements.
. August 5 — A back-toschool bash will be held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at HLT Check Exchange in Ermine. It will include face painting, free school supply packs, and free food. Register to win one of two backpacks full of school supplies and one of two bicycles that will be given away that day. HLT Check Exchange along with Pine Mountain Rent to Own will host the event.
. August 5-6 — A reunion of the Adams, Thompson and Blair families will be held at the Arthur and Helmer Adams property on Blair Branch. Aug. 5, vegetable soup will be served at 5 p.m. followed by church at 6:30 p.m. The reunion supper will be held Aug. 6 starting at 5:30 p.m. For more information, call Mrs. Den (Judy) Adams at 419-399- 5338 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
. August 6 — The 13th reunion of the family of Henry and Rosilla Collins and Silas and Effie Collins will be held at Pin Oak at Carr Creek Lake from noon to 6 p.m. Those attending should bring a covered dish. For more information, call Oscar Collins at 633-0068, or Russell Collins at 633- 0758.
. August 6-7 — Descendants of W.S. and Laura Bentley will host a reunion. On Sunday, there will be a dinner at 1 p.m. at the old Bentley farm at Letitia on Schultz Road near South Shore in Greenup County. Those attending should
bring a covered dish. Table service provided. Family, friends and neighbors are invited to attend. A memorial service will be held Saturday at 9:30 a.m. at Mt. Zion Cemetery at Siloam for Beulah Bentley-Collier. For more information, call D. Bentley at (606) 932-4526.
. August 27 — Pine Mountain Settlement School will host Community Fair Day from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Exhibits will be registered from 9 to 11 a.m. and winners announced at noon. The fair will feature games, music, exhibits, inflatables, food, crafts, horseshow tournament, corn hole tournament, and a pig roast. For more information, call Judy Lewis at (606) 558-3571.
. September 4 — The R.B. Caudill/Cornett reunion will be held from noon to 4 p.m. at the Shriners building in Whitesburg. For more information, call 632-2121.
. September 10 — The Whitesburg High School Class of 1976 will hold a 40th class reunion at Pine Mountain Grill in Whitesburg. All classmates are encouraged to attend. Contact Carol Little Brown @ 632-1307 or visit the class Facebook page for more information.
. September 17 — The 29th annual Seals and Sexton reunion, descendants of the late James Seals Sr. and first wife Mary Polly Ann (Bentley) Seals and second wife Alice (Amburgey) Seals, the late Delzie and Nannie (Sexton) Seals, and the late James C. Sexton and first wife George Ann (Strong) Sexton, second wife Martha Sexton and third wife Lucinda Sexton (Gibson) Sexton, will be held at the Pin Oak picnic area, Shelter #2, at Carr Creek Lake from 11 a.m. to 8:30 p.m. Those attending should bring a covered dish and old photos. All family and friends are welcome. For more information, call Della (Seals) Amburgey (972) 255-3024; 214-718- 2411; or Doolittle Seals, 633-4787 in Jeremiah.
. October 8 — The George M. and Sally Adams family reunion will be held in the dining hall on the campus of the old Stuart Robinson School. It will begin at noon and dinner will be at 2 p.m. Fried chicken, ‘taters, rolls and drinks will be provided. Those attending should bring a covered dish and games. For more information, contact Bob Banks, (606) 633-4453, email@example.com, or Sandy Combs Hall, (606) 633-8025.
. October 15 — Tickets are on sale for a murder mystery dinner hosted by Hester Chapter 54, Order of the Eastern Star. The event will begin at 6 p.m. at the Mountain Shrine Club in Whitesburg. Tickets are $20 per person. A limited number of tickets are available. For tickets, call or text Anthony Cornett at 606-634-5898, Karen Day at 606-335-1003 or Holly Williams at 772- 643-6370.