Whitesburg KY

Community Calendar

June 22 — When Opportunity Knocks resource fair at 11 a.m. at Pine Mountain Grill sponsored by Kentucky Small Business Development Center. Luncheon from noon to 1 p.m. Event is free and seating is limited. Pre-registration required at tinyurl.com/j9rdjtf, Shawn Rogers at (859) 257-7662 or email movingforwardletcher@ksbdc.org.

. June 24 — Shooting match at 2 p.m at the American Legion. Straight guns only, no barrels over 36 inches, no scopes, no peep sites. All guns will be checked before each match. Sponsored by the Sons of the American Legion. For more information, call 634- 1459 or 633-2834.

. June 24-25-26 — Otho Bentley family reunion at the Otho Bentley homeplace at Millstone at 6 p.m., Friday and Saturday, and at 1 p.m. on Sunday. Those attending should bring a covered dish. For more information, call Eddie Bentley at (606) 634-8867 cell, or (606) 633-8866 home.

. June 25 — Cross Country Bluegrass to play at Country Cabin II in Norton, Va., from 7:30 to 10:30 p.m. Admission $5 for adults and $1 for children 2 to 11 years old. For more information, call (276) 679-3541.

June 25 — Frazier- Combs family reunion at the Little Colley Church at 11 a.m. Those attending should bring a covered dish and photos. For more information, call Mahala Frazier (606) 633-5650.

. June 25 — State of Mind band will play at American Legion Post #152 of Whitesburg from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m.. Attendees must be 21 years old or older. For more information, call 606-633-2834

. June 28 — National Black Lung Association will meet at 2 p.m. at the Letcher County Extension Office. Staff of the Respiratory Clinics of Eastern Kentucky and attorneys will provide information and answer questions. Retired and active miners, widows, spouses and others interested in working with the National Black Lung Association to improve the black lung laws for miners and their dependents are requested to attend. For more information, contact Anthony Warlick at (606) 633-4871 or awarlick@mtncomp.org.

. July 2 — Riley and Helen Casebolt family reunion at the May Stone Building at Hindman Settlement School. Doors open at 10:30 a.m. A carry-in dinner will be served at noon. A magician will perform at 1:30 p.m. Those attending should

bring their own soft drinks and toys/games for their children.

. July 2 — Willie and Susan Fields family and friends reunion at 10 a.m. at Upper Shelter #2 in Kingdom Come State Park at Cumberland. Those attending should bring a covered dish. No alcoholic beverages. For more information, call Isom Fields at (423) 231-0254.

. July 15-16 — The Kingscreek Music Festival at Kingscreek Community Park, Hwy. 160, beginning at 6 p.m. Friday and 1 p.m. Saturday. Performers are Will Caudill and Route 7, the Country Troubadours, Sunrise Ridge, Dean Osborne Band, Mountain Melody and Cross Country Bluegrass. Advance admission is $10 and $15 at the gate for both days. For directions or advance tickets, call Bill Meade, 633-9632, or Larry Jones, 633-6404. The festival is sponsored by Roadside Theater, Appalshop and the Kingscreek Fire Department.

. July 23 — Mitchell, Gentry, Whitaker family reunion at the Pin Oak Shelter at Carr Creek Lake at 11 a.m. Those attending should bring a covered dish, soft drinks, and item for auction. For more information, call Cuma Jean Miller at (606) 633-4702.

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