Where Are We Going Twin Lakes – Weekly Blog: Youth Rally, Truck Pull, Bingo, Volley for a Cure, Special Needs Fall Festival, and more

(Leitchfield, KY) – We are heading into one of the hottest weeks of Summer even though fall sports are underway.  There are several activities this week that you and your family could be a part of right here between the Twin Lakes of Grayson County.

Thursday, September 12th

Senior Center Open Every Weekday

The Grayson County Senior Center is open Monday through Friday from 8:30 to 2 with activities and a meal served daily. Call 270-259-4885 for more information.

Rinse & Return Program 

The Grayson County Extension Office will hold a Rinse & Return program at their office at 123 Commerce Drive in Leitchfield in the front parking lot on Thursday, September 12th from 9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.  The Rinse & Return program is a free, voluntary cooperative program sponsored by the Kentucky Department of Agriculture and the Agri-Business Association of Kentucky.  The program allows for the proper recycling of containers used to store pesticides that cannot be recycled with ordinary household plastic containers.  This program reduces the amount of pesticides that may enter landfills, waterways, or that are being disposed of by other means.  There is no sign-up or advanced registration required.  Those bringing containers should have them pressure rinsed or triple rinsed in accordance with KDA guidelines. For more information about the Rinse & Return program, you may call the Grayson County Extension Office at (270) 259-3492.

Grayson County Center for Women’s Ministry Class Left High and Dry

The Grayson County Center for Women’s Ministry will start the class Left High and Dry  on August 22nd from 5:30 pm-6:30pm. This class will be held at the Grayson County Public Library.  Call or text 270-589-0879 to register or for more information.

Grayson County Board of Education Meeting

The Grayson County Board of Education will meet on Thursday, September 12th at the Grayson County High School at 6:00 p.m.

Pregnancy and Infant Loss Support Group

There will be a pregnancy and infant loss support group at the Grayson County Health Department on Thursday, September 12th from 6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.  Anyone who has experienced the tragic loss of a baby is invited to attend as the group will offer peer support, encouragement, and community.

Volley For A Cure

GCHS volleyball game vs. Ohio Co is also Volley for a Cure night.  There will be a bake sale and they will also be taking up donations which will go back to GC to help families battling cancer.  Game starts at 7:30 p.m.

Cougar Sports

Cougar Soccer vs. Russellville (away game) starts at 6:30 p.m.

Lady Cougar Soccer vs. Breckinridge County (Cougar Field) starts at 5:30 p.m., and you can watch this game at K105 YouTube channel or Facebook page.

Cougar Golf vs. Whitesville Trinity

Friday, September 13th

Senior Center Bingo

The Grayson County Senior Center will hold bingo on Fridays at 9:45 a.m.

3:16 Extreme Youth Rally

The 3:16 Extreme Youth Rally will take place Friday, September 13th & Saturday, September 14th at the Grayson County Fairgrounds.

Annual Angel Tree Truck, Tractor & 1/4 Scale Tractor Pull and Benefit Auction

The GCPA and J&B Motorsports Annual Angel Tree Truck, Tractor & 1/4 Scale Tractor Pull and Benefit Auction will be held at the Grayson County Ag Park on Friday, September 13th at 6:00p.m.  For more information please contact Ashley Burnett (270) 287-3424.

Cougar Football

Cougar Football vs. Ft. Campbell (away game) 7:00 p.m., and you can watch this game at K105 YouTube channel or Facebook page.

Saturday, September 14th

Annual Angel Tree Truck, Tractor & 1/4 Scale Tractor Pull and Benefit Auction

The Annual Angel Tree Truck, Tractor & 1/4 Scale Tractor Pull and Benefit Auction will be held at the Grayson County Ag Park on Saturday, September 14th the auction will begin at 10:00 a.m.  Potluck lunch after the auction.  For more information please contact Ashley Burnett (270) 287-3424.

Grayson County Special Need’s Fall Festival

The Grayson County Special Need’s Fall Festival for all ages will be held at Potter’s Hope gym on Saturday, September 14th from 5:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.  No reservations are required to attend, and this is a free event for all ages special needs and their families.  There will be food, games, photo booth, and music.

3:16 Extreme Youth Rally

The 3:16 Extreme Youth Rally will take place Friday, September 13th & Saturday, September 14th at the Grayson County Fairgrounds.

Cougar Sports

Cougar Soccer vs. Pleasure Ridge Park 10:00 a.m.  (Cougar Field) game starts at 10:00 a.m.

Lady Cougar Soccer vs. Fairview, TN (in Gatlinburg)

Cougar Golf @Meade Co. Invitational (Doe Valley Golf Course)

GCHS XC @ Central Hardin Fairgrounds Frenzy

Sunday, September 16th

Bingo

The Knights of Columbus will hold bingo Sunday at 1 at the Knights Hall in Peonia.

Monday, September 17th

Senior Center Bingo

The Grayson County Senior Center will hold bingo on Mondays at 9:45 a.m.

Grayson County Women of Worth Meeting

The Grayson County chapter of Women of Worth will meet at Faith Redeemed Church of God church in Leitchfield, 1548 Anneta Road.  Upcoming speakers and locations will be announced.  Fellowship at 6. Worship/Testimony at 6:30. Join us and hear the moving testimony of Stevie Peterson. She’ll be speaking a message titled “God WILL give you more than you can handle.” Stevie has a beautiful testimony and we’re excited to hear what God has laid on her heart

Leitchfield City Council Meeting

The Leitchfield City Council will hold their regular monthly meeting at Leitchfield City Hall at 6:00 p.m. on Monday, Sept. 16th

Tuesday, September 18th

Grayson Co. Fiscal Court Meeting

The Grayson Co. Fiscal Court will meet on Tuesday, Sept. 17th at 5:00 p.m. in the new GC office location, 130 East Market Street.

Wednesday, September 19th

Senior Center Bingo

The Grayson County Senior Center will hold bingo on Wednesdays at 9:45 a.m.

GC Center for Women’s Ministries Prayer Meeting and Greif Share Support Group

A prayer team meets today at noon at the Grayson County Center for Women’s Ministries. All women are invited to attend the time of prayer & devotion.  There is a Grief Share support group that meets at 1:15 p.m. today at the Grayson County Center for Women’s Ministries. Call 270-230-9922 for details

Evergreen pass times:

The skate park, basketball courts, and the Taylor Fork Trail is always a free option, and while you’re in the area, the Grayson County Public Library is another free option for all ages to enjoy.

The new playground at James D. Beville Park is now opened.  There is a walking path at this park, and a picnic pavilion and restrooms.

The Ronald H. Hudson Fire Station playground and splash pads are free.  There is a walking path at this park, and a picnic pavilion and restrooms.

The Ed  Nichols Nature Trail in Clarkson is another free option.

Rough River and Nolin Lake’s beaches are still open and free for public use.

If you’re looking for your children to be involved in extracurricular actives, Grayson County 4-H is an amazing option that runs the gamut from livestock animals, shooting sports, and photography club – with about everything else in between.  Call Kindra Ewing to talk about getting your child involved at (270) 259-3492.

 

 

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