Whitesburg KY

Shape note singing at Hemphill

Schedule of Events

Senior Fellowship Tuesdays at 10 a.m., Lunch and service provided by seniors for seniors. Hold on to your hat because this is a spunky crew. They don’t need no rocking chair.

February 10: The Country Troubadours will be with us. Other musician friends will be playing for us too. This show will be a fundraiser for the center and we will also have a spaghetti dinner for purchase. Bring your sweetie or come looking for a sweetie. All singles are welcome to join us. You will never be lonely or a wallflower at our place unless that’s what you chose. Many thanks to the Country Troubadours for donating their time, talent, and treasure to further our cause.

February 12: Sunday Dinner from 12 – 3 p.m. This month we are having hot soup and sandwiches. A choice of chili, herb tomato, and potato cheddar soup paired with grilled cheese or grilled ham and cheese sandwiches, salad, dessert and drinks. $12 adults, $8 children, children 3 and under eat free. Available for carry out. This is a monthly fundraiser for the center on the second Sunday of each month.

February 17: Cross Country Bluegrass.


February 24: The Right Fork Ramblers.

Sunday, February 26, from 2 – 5 p.m., the monthly shape note singing in the “doe ray mi” tradition. This is an ancient art form. It will feed your soul’s need for creative expression. No experience necessary, no talent necessary, no church affiliation necessary. Come out and join us for this community effort to rebuild the singing culture in Hemphill, for which we were once well known. Please bring a snack to share and a dollar or two for a love offering for the facility. Coffee and water will be provided. All are welcome.

March 3: Will Caudill and Rt. 7.

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

Inclement weather policy: If the main roads are clear and our parking lot is clear we will generally have scheduled events. Check our Facebook page for cancellations. Cancellations will be posted at least 2 hours before any scheduled event.

Hemphill Community Center is located at the old Hemphill Grade School building at 2514 Hwy 317, Jackhorn, KY 41825.

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

A merry heart doeth good like a medicine: but a broken spirit drieth the bones. Proverbs 17:21-23.

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