May 20 — Lewis and Clark Circus sponsored by Kiwanis Club of Jenkins. Shows at 5 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. at Kiwanis Mini Park next to Jenkins High School. Advance tickets $10, at gate $15. Two children 14 and under admitted with each paying adult. Tickets available at Boggs Pharmacy in Jenkins, Family Drug in Neon, Superior Pharmacy at Food City in Whitesburg, and Jenkins High School. For more information, call Ked Sanders, 832-4122.
May 20 — Voting for the parent members of Letcher County Central High School’s Site Based Decision Making Council (SBDM) will be from 8 a.m. until 6 p.m. in the school office. The council consists of the principal, elected teachers and elected parents who make many of the decisions about how the school works. The parent members of the council are elected by the parents, receive training and serve one-year terms. Results will be announced (and a runoff held if necessary) at 6:15 p.m. in the school office. For more information, contact April Hammonds, nomination/ election committee chair at 633-2339.
May 20 — Traditional music concert, 7:30 p.m., University of Virginia’s College at Wise. Admission $15 adults, $10 seniors, and $5 students. College students and children under age five free. For more information, www.pro-art.va.org or (276) 376-4520.Mus.
May 21 — Craft day, soup bean supper, square dance at Carcassonne Community Center. Craft day 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., soup bean supper 5 to 7 p.m., square dance 7 to 10 p.m. Crafters call Michael Caudill (606) 633-9691 or (606) 454-4052. For information on square dance, call Jon Henrikson (606) 633-7958.
May 21 —Mountain Heritage Festival Committee to host character breakfast at Graham Memorial Presbyterian Church fellowship hall, 9 to 11:30 a.m. Characters are Batman, Spider-Man, Wolverine, the Flash, Olaf and a minion. Cost is $10 per child. Parents admitted free with a paid child admission. Cost of parent breakfast is $5. Dress as your favorite character. Face painting, balloon art for $5. For more information, call Kyle Smith at 821-7900 or Lee Anna Mullins at 633-9644.
May 24 — Jenkins Schools kindergar ten graduation at 9 a.m., and preschool graduation at 11 a.m., Burdine Freewill Baptist Church.
May 25 — Jenkins Schools eighth-grade graduation at 6 p.m.
May 28 — Coal Miner’s Memorial Homecoming and Candlelight Ceremony. Open mic at 3:30 pm. Dawson Creek at 4:30 p.m., Mountain Melody at 6 p.m. Candlelight ceremony for fallen miners at 7:30 pm. Contact Rob at 606-855- 4075 for more information. May 31-June 2 —Letcher County Central High School Cougar basketball camp for boys at LCCHS gymnasium, 8:30 to 11:45 a.m. Cost is $50. Registration at 8 a.m., May 31, in the gym lobby. Registration forms available at all Letcher schools.
June 6- 8 — Letcher County Central High School Lady Cougars basketball camp for girls at LCCHS gymnasium, 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Cost is $50. Registration at 8 a.m., June 6, in gym lobby. To pre-register call Coach Dickie Adams at 633-9697 or 481-5351.