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Miss Nelson Has a Field Day – smARTs at the Alhambra

A fun-filled musical featuring Coach Swamp. Considered by all to be “the meanest substitute teacher in the whole world,” Coach Swamp applies her trademark discipline to the players’ training, demanding tough exercises and no back talk. In the end, the team changes their attitude, pulls together, sharpens their skills, and manages to win the biggest game of the year.

Newton’s Apple – smARTs at the Alhambra

Recommended for Grades 2 – 8

The world was a different place when Issac Newton had that apple drop on his head. The English mathematician, astronomer, scientist, author and physicist developed the principles of modern physics, including the laws of motion. Follow along with Newton as he uses scientific methods to conduct experiments and make discoveries that changed the world.

Contact Molly Campbell [email protected] to reserve seats at this school day event.

Kentucky Shakespeare Residency: Romeo and Juliet – smARTs at the Alhambra

The residency event will be presented in each Christian County High School. Event time is subject to change.

Staging Shakespeare – This signature workshop introduces elements of Shakespeare and drama while practicing teamwork and problem solving. Students work through the rehearsal process using Shakespeare’s text to create their own uniquely staged, student-driven performance piece. Students will follow the history of acting while learning the fundamentals of the craft through group improvisational exercises led by an artist educator. They will explore acting tools and techniques from rehearsal to performance.

Struggle For Freedom: The Life of Dr. King – smARTs at the Alhambra

One of Black History’s most influential Civil Rights Leaders, the life and story of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. is one of both triumph and tragedy. Learn how Dr. King came to be such an influential leader in this dramatic show.

Contact Molly Campbell [email protected] to reserve seats at this school day event.

Showings Available at 9:30 AM & 12:00 PM

Recommended for Grades 3 – Adult

Missoula Children’s Theatre Presents: The Emperor’s New Clothes

“Dress for success” is good advice that the Emperor takes whole-heartedly, wanting to impress new friends. But where to stop? When the clothes (and other people’s opinions) become more important than the people of the kingdom, trouble brews.

Show time is subject to change.

Missoula Children’s Theatre Auditions for The Emperor’s New – smARTs at the Alhambra

Auditions January 13, 2020 4:00 pm @ Indian Hills Elementary School.

The residency week is open to all students in all area school district. Continuing the tradition, actors come prepared with costumes, sets, and scripts. All they need is the cast!

Sewing Class – at Hopkinsville-Christian County Public Library

The Hopkinsville-Christian County Library is hosting a series of sewing classes! Sign-ups are open for ages 11 and up at the front desk of the library. Limited number of open seats. $15 for both classes.

The Library will provide sewing machines, common thread colors, and basic sewing utensils necessary for completion of the project.

Leadercast Women 2019 – at Murray State-Hopkinsville

The Christian County Chamber of Commerce invites leaders of all types in the area to attend Leadercast Women 2019 to discover the power of taking courage in their daily leadership lives. This year, attendees will be inspired by bold leaders whose stories will teach everyone what courage looks like. This year’s speaker line-up:

Luvvie Ajayi – Best-selling author and digital strategist
Deshauna Barber – Miss USA 2016 and U.S. Army Reserve captain
Glennon Doyle – Best-selling author, activist, and founder, Together Rising
Kate Delaney – Emmy award-winning journalist and host, The Kate Delaney Show
Francesca Gino – Researcher and professor, Harvard Business School
Laura Ling – Award-winning journalist and TV host
Kendra Scott – Jewelry designer and founder, Kendra Scott
Susan Packard – Co-founder, Scripps Networks Interactive and former COO, HGTV
Priya Parker – Author and founder, Thrive Labs

Leadercast Women is a one-day leadership event where attendees from all walks of life come together to hear inspirational stories from women leaders. The event features an all-woman cast but the experts deliver actionable leadership insights for all leaders, male and female.

CEU credits are offered for attending the seminar as well as a certificate of completion.

Continuing Education Credits Offered:
General CEUs— Georgia College & State University (GCSU)
Human Resources- HRCI recertification credits
Human Resources- SHRM recertification credits
Nursing Credits: Offered through the Alabama Nurses Association

Thank you to sponsor Planters Bank!

Tickets are $110/person. Lunch is provided. For more information, please call the Chamber at 270-885-9096 or visit christiancountychamber.com .

Midday at the Gallery Program – Movie Making with Wayne Goolsby

Join the Hopkinsville Art Guild for Midday at the Gallery! This month everyone is invited to enjoy an entertaining few minutes learning about Movie Making with Wayne Goolsby.  Wayne is a well known local educator who is involved in many aspects of our community including S.K.I.T, Literacy Council, and Museums of Historic Hopkinsville-Christian County. The public is invited to this free program and a light lunch will be provided.