Whitesburg KY

Selling loaves of bread

Go to our Facebook page for announcements and pictures posted after each event, www.facebook.com/ pages/Hemphill-Community Center.

John Ng’s Four Seasons Martial Arts meets at the Center on Tuesdays. They attended competition on May 5 in Louisville. They participated in 15 events and won 15 medals at the Derby State Championship Tournament. Congratulations to these great competitors!!! We are so proud of them! They represented the Ng Family System with honor and respect.

Our trial run happened impromptu at Friday Nite Pickin’ May 4. The pizza was awesome although we really weren’t really as prepared as we would have liked to be.

We had some trouble with the oven. We worked like beavers and baked up all the dough we had made but that being said, we have a bit more to do to make the oven efficient. We had heated it to 700-plus degrees and the heat had escaped. Oh well, we aren’t ones to back down, back out, or give up. We come from the “School of Hard Knocks” and we know anything worth having is worth working towards. As the old saying goes, “We ain’t white eyeing”. Lol

Black Sheep Bakery is now taking orders for loaf breads (white, 9 grain, and honey oat) and hot rolls. We will be baking on Mondays and orders can be picked up on Tuesday mornings at the Center by noon. If that time doesn’t work for you, we will arrange for you to pick up. We can receive orders through Sunday at 4 p.m. to allow us to get our bakers and ingredients lined up. Message us on Hemphill Community Center’s Facebook or call (606) 671-7023 or (606) 821-4201.


Weekly Quote: The fact is, that to do anything in the world worth doing, we must not stand back shivering and thinking of the cold and danger, but jump in and scramble through as well as we can. – Robert Cushing

Schedule of Events:

May 11: The Country Troubadours

May 15: Senior Fellowship 10-noon

May 15: John Ng’s Four Seasons Martial Arts 5:30 p.m.

May 18: Cross Country Bluegrass

May 25: The Right Fork Ramblers

May 27: Monthly Shape Note Singing 2-5 p.m.

June 1: Will Caudill and RT 7

June 8: The Country Troubadours

June 15: Cross Country Bluegrass

June 21 at 7 p.m.: Summer Solstice Community Baking on the longest day of the year. Come bring your bread dough and try your hand at baking your bread in the community brick oven. Just whatever bread you bake at home can be baked in the pans you bake in at home. Nothing fancy is required to bake in the brick oven. We will be there to assist you and answer questions. Breaking of bread together will follow.

June 22: The Right Fork Ramblers

June 24: Monthly Shape Note Singing 2-5 p.m.

June 29: Sunrise Ridge

Friday Nite Pickin’: Children get in free when accompanied by an adult. Open mic at intermission. Family friendly environment.

Inclement weather policy: Check our Facebook page for cancellations. Cancellations will be posted at least two hours before any scheduled events.

For more information on events and catering: (606)671-7023, (606)821- 8723.

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. Proverbs 17:21-23

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