• Free clothing store opens Feb. 3

    Blessings at the Well, a free clothing store for those in need, will open on Friday, Feb. 3, at 1 p.m. ET.

    The store is located at 5147 Campbellsville Road, near the Adair County line. Clothing will be available for men, women and children.

    Donations of clean clothing are being accepted.

    The store will be open on Fridays from noon to 4 p.m. and on the first and second Saturdays of each month from 9 a.m. to noon.

    For more information, call Teresa Tobin at 469-8868.

  • Library to host Lego contest

    Taylor County Public Library will host a Lego contest for those ages 4 to 17.

    First-, second- and third-place prizes will be awarded in each of the three age groups, which are ages 4 to 7, ages 8 to 12 and ages 13 1o 17.

    Creations will be judged on creativity, originality and complexity. Creations will not be judged on the number of Legos used.

    Completed projects are to be brought to the library during the week of Feb. 20 through Feb. 25.

    Judging will be Monday, Feb. 27, and the winners will be announced Tuesday, Feb. 28.

  • CU to host guest saxophone recital

    Natasha Janes

    Campbellsville University

    Campbellsville University's School of Music will host Korean saxophonist Seungdong Lee for a master class and recital on Feb. 1 and 2, both of which are open to the public.

    Lee performs in the KBS Symphony Orchestra and Sung NamPhilharmonic Orchestra, and he is the principal saxophonist of the Korea Saxophone Ensemble.

  • Library creates Teen Book Club

    Taylor County Public Library has created a Teen Book Club and it will have its first meeting Thursday, Feb. 2.

    The group is for teenagers ages 12 to 17 and will meet from 5:30 to 7 p.m. in the library's basement. Pizza will be served.

    Those who would like to attend are asked to bring ideas to share about which books the club should read.

    For more information, call 465-2562.

  • CU to host legacy series art exhibit

    Natasha Janes

    Campbellsville University

    Campbellsville University will host a legacy series art exhibit show from Jan. 30 to Feb 17.

    The exhibit is part of a legacy series with a show by a teacher and former students, and consists of ceramics by Tonya Johnson and former students Amy Rench, Richard Rheinberg, Jamie Herman and Ted Herman.

    The exhibit is free and open to the public.

  • Community Calendar

    The following is a listing of events happening in Taylor County. To submit an event for publication, email reporter@cknj.com or call (270) 465-8111.

    Sunday, Jan. 4

    Reception – A reception for Taylor County Distinguished Young Woman Kassie Miller will be from 2 to 4 p.m. at Campbellsville Christian Church. Miller will compete in the Kentucky DYW competition on Jan. 16 and 17.

    Jan. 5 and 7

  • CU to host campus revival Jan. 30-Feb. 2


    Matthew Schmuck

    Campbellsville University

    The Rev. Brent Gambrell, president of Brent Gambrell Ministries of Nashville, Tenn., will be at Campbellsville University on Wednesday, Feb. 1, at 10 a.m., speaking to students, faculty and staff at CU's chapel service in Ransdell Chapel. This event will be free and open to the public.

    Gambrell will also speak at the annual spring revival on Monday, Jan. 30, through Thursday, Feb. 2, at 8 p.m. in Ransdell Chapel.

  • CU to host student rally


    Joan C. McKinney

    Campbellsville University

    The public is invited to a Jay Lowder Harvest Ministries Student Rally on Wednesday, Feb. 15, at 7 p.m. at Campbellsville University's Powell Athletic Center.

    Those interested can also hear Lowder speak at a chapel service that morning at 10. Chapel is in Ransdell Chapel.

  • Doctor to discuss weight loss program

    Dr. Bill Hopkins, an author from Bowling Green, will speak at Taylor Regional Hospital's meeting room on Tuesday, Jan. 24, at 4 p.m. to discuss his weight loss program.

    Hopkins is the author of "Z: The Ultimate Resolution Starts Now," which is available in paperback and e-book versions at www.myzweight.com.

    Hopkins will discuss how his plan came to fruition and how he lost 52 pounds in eight weeks.

    Hopkins's presentation is free and books will be available for purchase.

    For more information, call Susan Brents at 789-2041.

  • TCHS band cookbooks still available

    Taylor County High School Band still has cookbooks for sale.

    Band Boosters have collected the best recipes from band boosters, family and friends and compiled them into a keepsake cookbook. The one-of-a-kind cookbooks are available for $12.

    Those interested in purchasing a cookbook can contact Cheryl Taylor at cheryl@cumberlandproductsinc.com or 469-5802.