Check out our Facebook page for announcements and pictures posted after each event, www.facebook.com/pages/Hemphill-Community-Center for more information.
On June 1, we wi l l launch the Hemphill Community Center Catering Company. We plan to operate the catering of events from our commercial kitchen at the center. More on this later.
The Senior Fellowship continues each Tuesday at 10 a.m. This gathering is quite popular and the camaraderie is awesome. Don’t be home alone with just the TV for company when you could be enjoying good food and good company.
Friday Nite Pickin’ was lively and so fun. Will Caudill and RT 7 entertained us and we had campaigners in the spring primary election visiting and stomp speaking. We appreciate our generous friends who came bearing gifts that we can turn into funds needed for our efforts. We always enjoy our visitors who travel from all over to be with us. Each Friday it is a different kind of crowd with never a dull moment. You are missing out by staying home.
Schedule of events:
Friday Nite Pickin’ May 13, at 7:30 p.m., The Country Troubadours will return with the best honky-tonk country music. This band has progressively gotten better and better over the last few years. They are really building a following among those who like to dance. We look forward to them and the good folks who follow them each month. Come on out and enjoy them with us.
May 17: Senior Fellowship 10 a.m.
May 20: Cross Country Bluegrass.
May 24: Senior Fellowship 10 a.m.
May 27: Dawson Creek.
Coal Miner’s Memorial Homecoming and Candlelight Ceremony May 28, open mic at 3:30 pm. Dawson Creek will play at 4:30 p.m. and Mountain Melody at 6 p.m. Candlelight ceremony for the fallen miners at approximately 7:30 pm. Contact Rob at 606-855- 4075 for more information.
June 1: Senior Fellowship 10 a.m.
Friday Nite Pickin’: Children get in free when accompanied by an adult, open mic at intermission. Target audience country, folk, bluegrass, and Americana in a family-friendly environment.
Hemphill Community Center is located at the old Hemphill Grade School building at 2514 Hwy 317, Jackhorn, KY 41825.
A merry heart doeth good like a medicine: but a broken spirit drieth the bones.