Monday, September 10, 2012

Events in the BG, KY area Monday - Friday, September 10-15, 2012

As usual, There is a lot happening! Here are some selected events.
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Monday, September 10th
Today the Bowling Green Retirement Village's Art for the Ages Art show continues. 842-5433.

A free computer class, Email for Beginners, is today from 2-3 at the Main branch library. You must pre-register to attend. Call 781-4882.

Another free computer class is today, Microsoft Excel Basics, from 6-7:30 p.m. at the Main Branch library. You must pre-register to attend. Call 781-4882.

The Smiths Grove Branch library also has a free computer class today,  Learn to Pinterest, from 6-7:30 p.m. You must pre-register to attend. Call 563-6651.

The Corvette City Bop and Dance Club for ages 21 and over meets tonight from 6:30 - 9:30 p.m. at the F.O.P. Call 991-4040 for more info. New dancers are welcome.


Tuesday, September 11th
Today the Bowling Green Retirement Village's Art for the Ages Art show continues. 842-5433.

The National Corvette Museum has a travelling exhibit that tells stories and has photos and more about 9-11. It is called The World Trade Center: Rescue, Recovery, Response. Find out more: 1-800-53-VETTE and http://www.corvettemuseum.org/exhibits/911/index.shtml. The Museum is "$10 Adults, $8 Seniors, $5 Youth (6-16), Under 6 Free, Family (same household) $25, Active Military Free. Various discounts and coupons available. Group rates offered for 15 or more people."

The South Central Kentucky Coalition on Homelessness meets at 9 a.m. at the ALIVE Center.

The Graham Drive community library has a Mac Lab today from 3-5 p.m. Call for more info: 781-1441.

A free computer class, Computing for Seniors, is today at 6-7 p.m. at the Main branch library. You must pre-register to attend. Call 781-4882.

The WKU Hardin Planetarium has a free presentation at 7 p.m. about NASA's Rover on Mars. It is first-come, first-served seating. 745-4044.


Wednesday, September 12th
Today the Bowling Green Retirement Village's Art for the Ages Art show continues. 842-5433.

The Learn Chinese with Me lessons sponsored by the Confucious Institute start today at 10:30 a.m. You must pre-register to attend. Call 781-4882.

A free computer class, Genealogy for Beginners, is at the Bob Kirby Branch library today at 2 p.m. You must pre-register to attend. Call 782-0252.

Another free computer class is today Job Hunting Online. It is at the Main Branch library from 6-7 p.m. You must pre-register to attend. all 781-4882.


Thursday, September 13th
Today the Bowling Green Retirement Village's Art for the Ages Art show continues. 842-5433.

A free computer class is today, Introduction to Computers and the Internet, from 2-3 at the Main branch library. You must pre-register to attend. Call 781-4882.

The Parade of Homes starts today from 5-8. Tickets are $10.00 with 12 and under free. Find out more: 781-3375. http://www.bascky.com/newsite/index.php. This event continues until the 16th.

The WKU Chess Club meets today at 6 p.m. at the Faculty House. 918-809-6278. You may want to bring your chess set.

The WKU Hardin Planetarium has a free presentation at 7 p.m. about NASA's Rover on Mars. It is first-come, first-served seating. 745-4044.
 
Friday, September 14th

Today the Bowling Green Retirement Village's Art for the Ages Art show continues. 842-5433.

The Festival of Sand is today from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. or 6:00 at the grass lot behind the Chamber of Commerce, Bowling Green. Find out more: http://visitbgky.com/events/detail/festival-of-sand/. This is a fundraiser for Kids on the Block.

A free computer class is today, Introduction to Computers and the Internet, from 10-11 a.m. at the Smiths Grove branch library. You must pre-register to attend. Call 563-6651.

The Parade of Homes continues today from 5-8. Tickets are $10.00 with 12 and under free. Find out more: 781-3375. http://www.bascky.com/newsite/index.php. This event continues until the 16th.

Cabaret for a Cause is tonight at 8 p.m. at the Phoenix Theater at 545 Morris Alley, to raise money for the Catherine Heltsley Foundation for Breast Cancer. 781-6233.

A 55 and Over Senior Dance and Potluck is tonight from 6-9 p.m. at the Old Alvaton Gymnasium off Highway 231 in Alvaton. Music will be by Wayde Phillips. More info: 270-318-4514.

A free concert featuring a Violin and Piano duo, featuring Ching-Hi Lin and Graciella Kowalczyk,  is tonight at 7:30 p.m. at the WKU  Van Meter Auditorium.
 Also, save the date!

September 15th, the National Corvette Museum has a Celebrate My Drive for teenagers from10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Find out more: http://www.corvettemuseum.org/registration/drive/index.shtml.

"9/15/12 The “Running For St. Jude 5K and 1 Mile Walk" will be on September 15th At Phil Moore Park Alvaton, Ky. Registration starting at 7:30 am. With races following afterwards at 8:00 for the 5K run and 8:30 the 1 Mile Walk. The cost is $20 for the run and $15 for the walk. You can register online at active.com or stop by Trax Running to pick up a registration form. For more information please call: Marshall at 270-991-3936."

"9/21/12 Jody Richards Elementary School, Bowling Green, Ky. will he having their Fall Festival on September 21st from 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm. There will be inflatables and lots of games. BBQ and other goodies will be available and all funds raised will help pay for a new playground. For more information please call Katie Frassinelli at 270-792-7228."

"9/22/12 The South Central Kentucky Walk to End Alzheimer’s will be Saturday, September 22nd at Preston Miller Park, Bowling Green, Ky. Registration will begin at 9:00 am and the walk will begin at 10:00. Register your team online by visiting www.alz.org."

"9/29/12 The 2012 Out Of The Darkness Community Walk , Walk to Prevent Suicide , for Bowling Green will be on Saturday, September 29th at 9:00 am at Phil Moore Park, Alvaton, Ky. For more Information call: Darrell Traugber at 270-784-0960 and check out the website at www.outofthedarkness.org."

September 29th is also the International Festival.

October 16 Knit a Scarf at Riverview! <For Boys and Girls age 8 to 80> Reservations are required.  843-5565.

You can download flyers for library events here.



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Check out SoKy Happenings and other links to the right on this page for a lot more events.

Here is my Squidoo Page: Fun Things to Do in Bowling Green, Kentucky for even more ideas.

Check out the City Events Calendars too.

Always check out each event before attending by calling and making sure the event is going on, and the date and time is correct.

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