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Community calendar

April 5-9 — A revival will be held at the Pine Creek Free Pentecostal Church. The speakers will be James “Tweet” Johnson, Wednesday, 7 p.m.; Glennis Morris, Thursday, 7 p.m.; Buddy Turner, Friday, 7 p.m.; Danny Mullins, Saturday, 7 p.m.; special guest, Sunday, 11 a.m.

. April 6 — The Pine Mountain Regional Industrial Authority will meet at 12:30 p.m. The meeting will take place in the Board Room of Pineville Community Hospital.

. April 8 — The Carcassonne Square Dance will be held from 6 to 9 p.m. Sunrise Ridge will perform.

. April 8 — The 17th annual National Wild Turkey Federation’s Hunting Heritage Event will be held at the Letcher County Extension Office at 478 Extension Dr., in Whitesburg. The doors open at 5 p.m. and dinner begins at 6:30 p.m. A single ticket will cost $50; couple, $65; sponsor ticket, $265; jakes ticket, $25; WITO ticket, $50; and visiting chapter member ticket, $20, and may be purchased at the door or online at www.nwtf.org/ events. A ride home will be provided for anyone who has too much to drink.

. April 8 — Bluegrass Circle will play at the Country Cabin in Norton, Va., from 7:30 to 10:30 p.m. Admission is $5 for adults and $1 for children 2 to 11 years old. For more information, call 276-679-3541.

. April 13 — Pine Mountain Settlement School will host a gathering at The Park, 1229 S. Shelby Street in Louisville, from 5 to 7 p.m. for beverages, goodies from Pine Mountain, and the opportunity to connect and bridge Louisville and Eastern Kentucky. For more information, call

(606) 558-3571.

. April 13 — The Letcher County Cooperative Extension Service will hold a workshop on scams and how you can protect yourself and your family. The workshop will be held at noon at the Extension offi ce in Whitesburg. Lunch will be provided at 11:30 a.m. Those planning to attend the lunch should call (606) 633 2362.

. April 21–23 — Pine Mountain Settlement School will host its annual Wildflower Weekend. During this program, folks of all ages will participate in guided hikes along forested trails, eat farm-fresh meals, and enjoy the beauty and relaxation of this environment. For more information, call (606) 558-3571.

. April 29 — Pine Mountain Settlement School will hold its annual Spring Gala on. Enjoy great food, live music, and a silent auction of unique and authentic crafts. For more information, call (606) 558-3571.

. April 30–May 5 — Legendary preservationist Bob Yapp and historical preservation expert Patrick Kennedy will be present for a five-day, hands-on learning experience on the campus of Pine Mountain Settlement School. For more information, call (606) 558-3571.

. May 5-8 —Black Mountain Wildflower Weekend, sponsored by Pine Mountain Settlement School, will take place on the highest point in Kentucky, Black Mountain. The mountain is home to many rare species of wildfl owers including painted trillium, rosy twisted stalk, purple fringed orchid, and Kentucky’s largest population of Turk’s cap lily. For more information, call (606) 558-3571.

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