‘Star Wars’ event planned Saturday
FLATWOODS - An event titled “May the 4th Be With You” will be at noon Saturday at the Flatwoods branch of the Greenup County Public Library.
Sponsored by the Kentucky Star Wars Collectors Club, the event will include costume contests for children and adults, a trivia challenge for children and adults and a coloring contest for children. Refreshments will be served.
Members of the KSWCC will identify and appraise “Star Wars” collectibles.
In honor of the 30th anniversary, a showing of “The Return of the Jedi” is planned.
For more information, call (606) 836-3771.
Story Lady to join First Friday
ASHLAND - The Story Lady from the Boyd County Public Library will pay a visit to First Friday festivities in downtown Ashland this summer.
She will be at the Highlands Museum and Discovery Center, 1620 Winchester Ave., at 6 p.m. Admission to the museum will be free that evening, so families can stay and visit the displays and exhibits.
The program is for all ages and will include stories and a craft.
The Story Lady also will appear June 7, July 5 and Aug. 2.
For more information, visit thebookplace.org.
Dance classes offered Mondays
HUNTINGTON - Ballroom dance lessons will be offered from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Mondays at the Underwood Senior Center at 632 Ninth Ave.
Rumba will be taught during May and lessons are intended for social dancing.
Participants are urged to dress comfortably and wear shoes that slide easily. No partner is required; cost is $6 per class.
For more information, call Gayle Riggs at (304) 453-1250 or email email@example.com.
Church plans rummage sale
FLATWOODS - Flatwoods Freewill Baptist Church will have a rummage sale from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday and Saturday.
The church is at 2000 Cresent Drive.
‘Star Wars’ event planned Saturday
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The ACTC New Play Festival will feature 10 student and faculty written plays (short scenes, monologues, ten-minutes, one acts) that will premiere at 8 p.m. April 25 and 26 and at 2:30 p.m. April 27 at J.B. Sowards Theater on campus.
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When Russell Moore and IIIrd Tyme Out perform April 18 at Wurtland Middle School to benefit the Greenup Meals on Wheels program, it might be more like a reunion than a concert.
Chocolate Extravaganza in Ashland this weekend
Hope’s Place will have its 16th annual Chocolate Extravaganza from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at the Ashland Town Center.
Highlands Museum to offer open mic night
Pickers and crooners may want to tune up for a new opportunity to perform.
The Highlands Museum and Discovery Center will present Bluegrass and Classic Country Open Mic Night every third Thursday. The first one will be from 7 to 9 p.m. April 17. Admission is $3 per person.
Artist, designer to speak, lead workshop at HMA
Ravenswood, W.Va., native Don Pendleton will speak about his work at 7 p.m. today at the Huntington Museum of Art, part of the Walter Gropius Master Artist series.
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