Wednesday, October 24, 2012

Events and Things to Do in the Bowling Green, KY area October 25-29. PLUS meet Dracula!

Dracula at the Artistic Soul Studio!

This photo is of Dracula - who is making a special appearance on Monday through Wednesday nights next week at the Artistic Soul Studio (love that name), which is located at 1014 East 11th Street here in Bowling Green.

Yes, YOU can meet Dracula too, plus Draculina, his assistant. See the cool World Premier John Carpenter Movie Poster exhibit too.

The hours are 3-7 each night. They have all kinds of neat and super-cool collectible movie posters there. They also have an Etsy page here.

And here are some OTHER events, October 25-29.

Thursday, October 25th
A free computer class is offered at the Bob Kirby branch library at 2 p.m. called Introduction to Mac <computing>. You must pre-register to attend. Call 782-0252.

Another free computer class is at the Main branch library from 2-3 p.m - Learn a Language with Powerspeak. You must pre-register to attend. Call 781-4882.

From the WKU Astro page: Tuesday October 25 7:00 the WKU Planetarium Show. This is a free show. It is first-come, first served. Doors open 15 minutes before show time.

The WKU Chess Club meets at 6 p.m. at the Faculty House on the WKU Campus. 918-809-6278.

The Skatebox is having another Toys for Tots Drive from 6-8 p.m. Bring a new, unwrapped toy and get in free. 843-3394.

Friday, October 26th
Tea Squares has a Learn to Read Tea Leaves demonstration from 3-5 p.m. Tea Squares is located downtown on the Square at 906 State Street. 904-3889.

From the WCVK Community Happenings Page: "10/26/12 The 2nd Annual NAMI ( National Alliance on Mental Illness) of Bowling Green Chili Supper and Auction will be held on Friday, October 26th at 5:30 pm, at the Bowling Green Fire Department, 625 East 6th Avenue ( corner of Chestnut Street). $5.00 for a bowl of chili, hotdog, chips, cookie. Children 12 and under $3.00. Fundraiser Auction starting at 7:00 pm. For more information call: Larry Gregory at 270-303-8232."

Saturday, October 27th
The All Aboard Series at the Historic RailPark and Train Museum is featuring ghost stories this morning at 8:30 a.m. 745-7317.

From the WKU Astro page: 2:00 the WKU Planetarium Show. This is a free show. It is first-come, first served. Doors open 15 minutes before show time.

The Zombie Walk is today at 4 p.m. sponsored by the Kiwanis Club of BG. Dress up like a Zombie, makeup is available and prizes will be given out too. After the event, Zombieland will be shown a the Ballpark.

Also, the Monster Dash 5K is today at Keriakes Park at 7 p.m. which is a benefit for the Joseph's Hope Foundation.

Also today is Girl's Day Out at the Sloan Convention Center on Wilkinson Trace from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. This event is free for guests/shoppers. They have a FB page too. More info? Contact Danielle at 791-4873.

The Aviation Heritage Park has an Open House today too from 10-4.

Jim Gill is giving a free concert today at 10:30 a.m. You can pick up your tickets at any Warren County library location.

The Corvette Museum is having a Museum Monster Mash today from 1-3. Find out more: 781-7973.

From the WCVK Community Happenings Page: "10/27/12 M & M Fundraiser Event for Hospice (In memory of Robert Steven Basham) will be held on Saturday, October 27th from 4:00 pm to 8:00 pm at Lost River Elementary School, Bowling Green, Ky. There will be a chili supper, silent auction, bake sale, cake walk, games and music. All proceeds benefit Hospice of Southern Kentucky. For information on this event please call: 270-904-1936."

and "10/27/12 Holy Trinity Lutheran Church and School, Bowling Green, Ky. is having there Trunk or Treat Octoberfest on Saturday, October 27th from 4:00 pm to 7:00 pm. Enjoy games, goodies, a silent auction, food, and sorts of Fall Fun. For more information call the church at 270-843-9595."

and "10/27/12 White Stone Quarry Baptist Church, Bowling Green, Ky. Is having their Fall Festival and Chili Cook-off on Saturday, October 27th at 4:00 pm. It is $5.00 for All you can eat Chili. Tickets will be sold to play festival games for 50 cents each. All proceeds will to the church’s Mission trip to Guatemala. For more information please call: Emily Goodman at 606-308-3077."

Sunday, October 28th
Today there is a High School Rodeo at the Ag-Expo Center. 745-3976.

Also, Beech Bend has NHRA Drag Racing and more starting at 10 a.m. 781-7634

From the WCVK Community Happenings Page: "10/28/12 Rockfield United Methodist Church, Rockfield, Ky. Is having a Chili Supper and Trunk or Treat on Sunday, October 28th with chili supper starting at 5:00 pm and trunk or treat from 6:00 pm -7:00 pm. Donations are requested for the youth group fund for the chili. For more information please call: Linda Sparks at 270-782-2690."

Monday, October 29th
Today is the first Dracula visit at the Artistic Soul Studio at 1014 East 11th Street. You can park in front of the garage if you like. 991-0614. See their website at and their Etsy page at

The Artworks Annual Meeting is tonight at 6 p.m. at the 7th Street Fire Station. This meeting is a potluck meeting.

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

A talk by John Meacham is at 7:30 at WKU's Van Meter Hall. This talk is free.74505204. Mr. Meacham is a Pulitzer Prize winner and a TIME Editor.

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

Have a great week!


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New from WKU News: "PlanetQuest: Discovering Worlds Around Other Stars" will be featured at Hardin Planetarium through Nov. 20; original play by student writer/director to be presented Nov. 5 and Nov. 7. For more, visit

From the WCVK Community Happenings Page: "11/10/12 Christ United Methodist United will host their 20th Annual Christmas Bazaar, Saturday, November 10th from 8:00 am to 2:00 pm at the church located at 716 Cave Mill Road. Bowling Green, Ky. This year’s Bazaar will include vintage items display, craft booths, bake sale and Grandma’s Treasure Room. Breakfast and Lunch will be served. For more information please call: 270-842-4343." 

and "11/17/12 Natcher Elementary, Bowling Green, Ky. Is holding their 7th Annual Holiday Bazaar and Craft Show, on Saturday, November 17th from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm. Lots of gift ideas from crafters and various vendors. For more information or if you would like to set up a booth please contact Nancy Beckim at 615-943-7128." 
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