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Ephraim McDowell Health Sponsoring Free Health Screenings

Ephraim McDowell Health
Ephraim McDowell Health

Ephraim McDowell Health is sponsoring a free health screening on October 10 at Berea Baptist Church, located at 310 Chestnut Street in Berea. The free screenings will be offered from 8 a.m. to noon.

Health screenings that will be offered are cholesterol, glucose, blood pressure, body mass index and stroke risk. Flu shots will also be available. After the screenings are complete, participants will have the opportunity to discuss their results with a licensed health professional.

Participants should not eat 12 hours prior to their screening if they would like to have the blood test that gives them a full lipid panel. This gives the participant detailed information Continue reading Ephraim McDowell Health Sponsoring Free Health Screenings

Living History Day – Mt Vernon

Living History Day
Living History Day

The BitterSweet Cabin Village will be hosting their annual Living History Day on Saturday, October 3rd from 11am-6pm. Admission to the event is FREE!

This event is a wonderful opportunity to learn about the ways of our ancestors and Appalachian heritage. This year’s demonstrations include a blacksmith, Continue reading Living History Day – Mt Vernon

Free Cook Out Dinner

Red Lick  Volunteers
Red Lick Volunteers

The Red Lick Volunteer Fire Department is holding their 2nd annual open house with a free cook out dinner (donation jar by the door). There will also be a dessert auction to help raise money for new turn out gear as their present gear is approaching 10 years old. The event will be Saturday May 23, 2015 at the fire station at 699 Red Lick Road, from 5:30 to 8:30 pm. If any one wants to bring a home made dessert to be auctioned off please feel free to do so.

Free Cook Out Dinner

Red Lick  Volunteers
Red Lick Volunteers

The Red Lick Volunteer Fire Department is holding their 2nd annual open house with a free cook out dinner (donation jar by the door). There will also be a dessert auction to help raise money for new turn out gear as their present gear is approaching 10 years old. The event will be Saturday May 23, 2015 at the fire station at 699 Red Lick Road, from 5:30 to 8:30 pm. If any one wants to bring a home made dessert to be auctioned off please feel free to do so.

Free Tree Seedlings‏

Tree Seedlings
Tree Seedlings

Madison County Conservation District will be offering free tree seedlings to all Madison County residents on Wednesday April 22, 2015 from 9:00 to 3:30.

Species available are: White Pine, Redbud, Mockernut Hickory, White Oak and Black Walnut.

Free Tree Seedlings‏

Tree Seedlings
Tree Seedlings

Madison County Conservation District will be offering free tree seedlings to all Madison County residents on Wednesday April 22, 2015 from 9:00 to 3:30.

Species available are: White Pine, Redbud, Mockernut Hickory, White Oak and Black Walnut.

Berea Danish Gymnastics Association Spring Performance

Berea Danish Gymnastics Association
Berea Danish Gymnastics Association

Come enjoy what the Berea Danish Gymnastics Association (kids gymnastics), the College Gymnastics Club, and Danish School, Han Herreders Ungdomsskole, who is bringing over 100 high-school-aged students have came up with. The show will be held Thursday, April 16 at Continue reading Berea Danish Gymnastics Association Spring Performance

JOEL GUZMAN and SARAH FOX PERFORM TEXAS CANTINA MUSIC

JOEL GUZMAN and SARAH FOX
JOEL GUZMAN and SARAH FOX

Final Stephenson Memorial Concert of the Season at Berea College

LIVE from AUSTIN, TEXAS! Virtuoso accordionist, singer, and producer Joel Guzman and gifted bi-lingual singer-songwriter Sarah Fox are two-time Grammy Award winners who will push the boundaries of Tex-Mex music in their performance on Thursday, April 9, 2015, 8:00 p.m. at Phelps Stokes Continue reading JOEL GUZMAN and SARAH FOX PERFORM TEXAS CANTINA MUSIC

Berea Danish Gymnastics Association Spring Performance

Berea Danish Gymnastics Association
Berea Danish Gymnastics Association

Come enjoy what the Berea Danish Gymnastics Association (kids gymnastics), the College Gymnastics Club, and Danish School, Han Herreders Ungdomsskole, who is bringing over 100 high-school-aged students have came up with. The show will be held Thursday, April 16 at Continue reading Berea Danish Gymnastics Association Spring Performance

Jeweler & Lapidary Artist John Leeds Demonstrates at KY Artisan Center

A variety of sliced Kentucky agates. Photos by Roland McIntosh, of Winchester, KY, whose book on KY Agates is available at the Center. A selection of commissioned Kentucky agate jewelry designed by John Leeds of Richmond.
A variety of sliced Kentucky agates. Photos by Roland McIntosh, of Winchester, KY, whose book on KY Agates is available at the Center.
A selection of commissioned Kentucky agate jewelry designed by John Leeds of Richmond.

On Saturday, Sept. 6, jeweler and lapidary artist John Leeds, of Richmond, will demonstrate how he cuts and polishes Kentucky agates from 10:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the Kentucky Artisan Center at Berea.

Beautiful specimens of banded Kentucky agates have been discovered in Estill, Lee, Powell, Jackson and Rockcastle counties. These agates are called Continue reading Jeweler & Lapidary Artist John Leeds Demonstrates at KY Artisan Center

Jeweler & Lapidary Artist John Leeds Demonstrates at KY Artisan Center

A variety of sliced Kentucky agates. Photos by Roland McIntosh, of Winchester, KY, whose book on KY Agates is available at the Center. A selection of commissioned Kentucky agate jewelry designed by John Leeds of Richmond.
A variety of sliced Kentucky agates. Photos by Roland McIntosh, of Winchester, KY, whose book on KY Agates is available at the Center.
A selection of commissioned Kentucky agate jewelry designed by John Leeds of Richmond.

On Saturday, Sept. 6, jeweler and lapidary artist John Leeds, of Richmond, will demonstrate how he cuts and polishes Kentucky agates from 10:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the Kentucky Artisan Center at Berea.

Beautiful specimens of banded Kentucky agates have been discovered in Estill, Lee, Powell, Jackson and Rockcastle counties. These agates are called Continue reading Jeweler & Lapidary Artist John Leeds Demonstrates at KY Artisan Center

Free Alzheimer’s/Memory Screenings

FREE Alzheimer’s/Memory Screenings

2nd Tuesday of Each Month

Friends and Family Adult Day Health Care
451 Logston Lane
Berea, Kentucky 40403
Time: 1:00PM-4:00PM
For Information: 859-985-8295
Screenings will be provided in: English

Please call ahead to schedule an appointment as each screening will take up to 30 minutes.
Sponsored by Friends and Family Adult Day Health Care and the Alzheimer’s Foundation of Amercia

Free Alzheimer’s/Memory Screenings

FREE Alzheimer’s/Memory Screenings

2nd Tuesday of Each Month

Friends and Family Adult Day Health Care
451 Logston Lane
Berea, Kentucky 40403
Time: 1:00PM-4:00PM
For Information: 859-985-8295
Screenings will be provided in: English

Please call ahead to schedule an appointment as each screening will take up to 30 minutes.
Sponsored by Friends and Family Adult Day Health Care and the Alzheimer’s Foundation of Amercia

21st Danish-American Christmas Celebration‏

Danish-American
Danish-American

The Folk Circle Association of Berea will celebrate its 21st Danish – American Christmas Celebration at the Russel Acton Folk Center. The event will start at 5:30 On December 8.

This is a free, fun, family friendly event for kids of all ages. Come and join us for the Santa’s workshops, music, cartels, dancing storytelling, snacks, ris a la mande, live candles on the tree and the exceptional Santa Lucia processional.

This year’s director is Sune Frederiksen, a native of Denmark and the owner of Berea Center for the Arts.

For more info www.berea-folk-circle.org , and 986-7584.