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Herpetology Weekend at Natural Bridge

Natural Bridge State Resort Park is hosting Herpetology Weekend, April 21-22, 2017. This weekend is a great way to learn about some of nature’s most misunderstood critters: snakes, lizards, turtles, salamanders and frogs! On Saturday, April 22, experienced herpetologists will lead morning and afternoon field

Conceal Carry

Conceal Carry Deadly Weapons Class

When: Saturday April 8th at 9am Where: Wabaco Pentecostal Church; 332 Orchard St.; Hazard, Ky 41702 – Just past KFC on left up on the hill. Cost: $65 Need: Handgun with 20 rounds of ammo; Eye/Ear protection. Contact: Glenn Farler 606-438-1928 or Dale Hanlon 606-309-7141

Perry County Farmers Market Vendor Training Sessions

Per Emily Whitaker: Perry County Farmers Market vendor training will be held March 20, 2017.  All vendors need to be trained. Afternoon session is 1pm at the Perry County Extension Office. Evening Session is 5pm at the Bobby Davis Museum. Look forward to seeing new

HCTC – Mining Training – Surface and Underground

HCTC will be offering two mining training events: 24-hr Initial Surface Mining Training  –  March 13th, 101 Vo-Tech Dr.  Devert Owens Building room 118, 6 – 10pm. 40-hr Initial Underground Mining Training – March 13th, 101 Vo-Tech Dr. Devert Owens Building room 118, 6 –


Vegetable Growers Workshop – Extension Office

Vegetable Growers Workshop   Date / Time: Wednesday, March 08, 2017 @ 10am Location: Perry County Extension Service 933 Perry Park Road Hazard, KY 41701 Description: Vegetable Workshop This event is located in Perry County   Each participant will receive Ambrosia corn and White half

“Uncle Ed” Dulcimer Building Immersion Workshop

Learn to build a dulcimer the “right” way, just like “Uncle Ed” made his! This week-long immersive course will walk you through all the steps in crafting your very own mountain dulcimer and give you solid knowledge of the history of the instrument. Master Luthier


Lifeguard Training – Pavilion

Lifeguard Training: Red Cross certified lifesaving and CPR. When: March 4th, 5th, and 11th @ 9am. Cost is $225 – Text or call Rick @ 606-438-3180


Growing Appalachia!

Interested in the EKY Farmer Conference, but have a scheduling conflict? Or maybe you feel like you are just starting out gardening and farming and the workshops my be a bit advanced for where you are at? Then think about attending Growing Appalachia! February 25th

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UK Engineers Day

WHAT IS E-DAY? Engineers Day, or E-Day, is a celebration of everything engineering has to offer. From building bridges to discovering new medications to writing the software that powers our cell phones, engineers and computer scientists do the things that make our 21st-century world work.

ARH Hazard

ARH Lunch-n-Learn – Open Heart Surgery

ARH Hazard – Lunch-n-Learn Series What you need to know when facing OPEN HEART SURGERY! Come hear guest speaker, Dr. James Shoptaw – ARH Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgeon, discuss the subject of what you need to know when facing open heart surgery. Lunch is provided