educational event

Murray State MSU2U – at Hopkinsville Sportsplex

Come mingle with Murray State University students, staff and local alumni as they share information about the MSU experience! Learn more about the admission, scholarship and financial aid process, student life and how to make a visit to campus. You can also bring your high school transcript, ACT/SAT scores and a $40 application fee; and if you meet the requirements, we will admit you on the spot! MSU2U will take place from 5:00 pm-8:00 pm on Tuesday, October 29, inside the Herb Hays Furniture & Mattress Party Room at Planters Bank-Jennie Stuart Health Sportsplex Hopkinsville.

To RSVP for MSU2U-Hopkinsville, visit:

11th Annual Butterfly Festival

You and your family are invited to the 11th Annual Oak Grove Tourism Butterfly Festival! This year’s event will be held on Saturday, September 28th, on the grounds of Valor Hall Conference & Event Center in Oak Grove, KY.

Come and interact with live butterflies in their habitat in the Butterfly House, or let the Master Gardeners take you on a tour of the beautiful Butterfly Garden. Children will be able to create environmental arts and crafts projects for free.

Watch a family friendly stage show, take a ride on the train, or get your face painted. Have your portrait drawn by a caricature artist, take a spin on the human gyroscope ride, or take pictures like Hollywood stars at the Golden Globe-styled step & repeat banner.

There is something for everyone to See, Do, and LEARN! Head out to 101 Walter Garrett Lane and join in all the free family fun at the 11th annual Oak Grove Tourism Butterfly Festival!

Shakespeare in Jazz: All the World’s a Song – smARTs at the Alhambra

FREE public showing of this smARTs event!

Text from Shakespeare’s masterpieces are transformed into fresh an dynamic jazz songs that have audiences singing along in sheer delight.

Shakespeare in Jazz is an engaging, participatory celebration of Shakespeare’s work, offering an exciting new way to experience his genius. Great for those discovering his plays for the first time and for Shakespeare aficionados alike!

Throughout the concert, audience members will join Daniel’s jazz group, featuring an amazing jazz vocalist, as they sing along to catchy, original songs based on Midsummer Night’s Dream, Twelfth Night, Macbeth, Hamlet and many more!

And grab your lunch crew ’cause Vansauwa’s Tacos & Vegan Eats will be cooking on the street!

Money Sense for Women – at Christian County Cooperative Extension Office

The annual Money Sense for Women event will be held on Saturday, August 17th, from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm, at the Christian County Extension Office in Hopkinsville. Doors open at 8:30 am for this free money management forum designed by women for women. The event theme is “My Habitutudes”, and will include topics to make a habit of such as financial habitudes, organizational habitudes, and hometown habitudes.

Every participant receives lunch, and door prizes will be given throughout the event.

For more information, please contact Tiffany Bolinger at the Extension Office at 270-886-6328, or email [email protected] .

Workforce Leadership Summit 2019 – at Hopkinsville Community College

This year’s Workforce Leadership Summit will host a full day of professional development and networking with local business and community leaders! Cost to attend is $29. Register online at or call Workforce Solutions at 270-707-3750.


Home Buyer/Seller Educational Open House

HOME FRONT REAL ESTATE cordially invites you to attend our HOME BUYER AND SELLER OPEN HOUSE. We will be happy to assist and answer any questions concerning….
*Home Staging
*Financial Counseling
*Closing on a home
*Interest Rates
*Home Inspection Advice
*Legal Advice
*Steps to buying a home
*Steps to selling a home

There will be refreshments and plenty of door prizes and giveaways!!!