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May 23, 2013

05/23/2013 — What's happening

GREENUP — Greenup’s Final Friday planned


Final Friday in Greenup will be from 6 to 8 p.m. May 31 and will feature Blues and BBQ with a blues jam session by Tom, Isaac and Aaron Stephens.

Guest musicians will include Anne Stephens and Brooks Callihan.

Pulled pork barbecue sandwiches, cole slaw, chips and a drink will be for sale for $6, prepared by The Lamp Post Café.

The event also will include a car show sponsored by the Greenup County Cruisers.

Memorial Day sing Monday


The 12th annual KYOVA Memorial Day Sing in the Park will begin at noon Monday in Flatwoods City Park with a tribute to veterans.

A gospel sing starting at 1 p.m. will feature His Own, New Vision Trio, Providence and The Artrip Family.

Those attending are encouraged to bring lawn chairs. Concessions will be available.

For more information, call Arnold Sexton at (606) 836-5582 or email arnold@kyova.org.

Regional Readers to meet Tuesday


The Regional Readers’ Book Group will meet at 5:45 p.m. Tuesday at the Jesse Stuart Foundation.

May’s featured selection is “Above the Slate: An Appalachian Love Story” by Lou Martin.

Medicare abuse class set


Carter County Extension will offer a class about Medicare fraud and abuse from 10 to 11 a.m. June 11 at the extension’s education center.

Participants will learn how to protect against, detect and report fraud and abuse.

For more information, call (606) 474-6686.

Prom night June 8 in Greenup


A prom is planned for 6 to 11 p.m. June 8 at Greenup County Dance Club.

Admission is $8 at the door or $7 in advance.

Children’s fishing derby upcoming


Cave Run Lake will offer a children’s fishing derby from 6:30 to 11 a.m. June 1 at Minor Clark Fish Hatchery on Highway 801 South.

Food, prizes, booths, contests and games will be offered. Bait and fishing poles will be available, but participants are encouraged to bring seating.

The event is for children up to 15. All children must be accompanied by an adult.

Photography class slated


An Introduction to Digital Photography class will be Mondays at 6 p.m. starting June 3 at the Painted Pallet Artist Studios.

Cost is $125; deposit of $65 is required.

The studio is at 824 10th St.

For more information, call (304) 634-2025.

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