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  • The Mary Wood Weldon Memorial Library has reopened with a limited capacity of 33% and limited hours from 11:00-4:00 on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays, and 11:00-7:00 on Thursdays.. They continue to offer drive-thru services, as well as our abundance of online services and programming. They ask that all returns be made through the book drop so that we can properly quarantine items for 72 hours.

events

Friday October 23

Scarecrow Trail (October 2 – October 25)     It’s free to walk…if you dare! 9th Annual Scarecrow Trail. Bring your family and friends to walk trails and see scarecrows built by local businesses and organizations   9:00 am Lost River Cave  2818 Nashville Rd  Bowling Green, KY

 

Red Cross Blood Drive      10:30 am – 4:30 pm     Sloan Convention Center   1021 Wilkinson Tr    Bowling Green, KY

 

Red Cross Blood Drive   12:00 pm – 6:00 pm   Crossland Community Church   600 US 31W ByPass Suite 18D Bowling Green, KY

 

Monster Dash 5K and 10K     support the orphan care and adoption support mission of Joseph’s Hope Foundation. This event features a 5K run/walk on the Grand Full course at NCM Motorsports Park (in the dark, of course…this is a Halloween race)! Since, it’s a Halloween race, costumes are welcome, just make sure they are appropriate for kids. What’s a Halloween event without candy? Exactly! We’ve got that covered too. The fun walk is actually a one mile (or close to one mile) trick-or-treat trail. 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm NCM Motorsports Park   505 Grimes Rd   Bowling Green, KY

 

Skeleton’s Lair Scream Park   Price: $32.00   7:00 pm – 11:00 pm Skeleton’s Lair Scream Park 48 Locketts Dream   Scottsville, KY

 

Hill of Terror Hill of Terror Bonnieville, KY Price: $20.00

 

UnSeen BG   Fairview Cemetery Tours highlighting infamous Bowling Green murders including Murder Mansion killings. Thur-Sat thru Oct 30. Tickets at UnSeenBG.com.     Fairview Cemetery    Bowling Green, KY

 

 

Saturday October 24

Farmer’s Market at SoKY Marketplace    8:00 am – 1:00 pm   SoKY Marketplace Pavilion    636 Center St   Bowling Green, KY

 

Scarecrow Trail (October 2 – October 25)     It’s free to walk…if you dare! 9th Annual Scarecrow Trail. Bring your family and friends to walk trails and see scarecrows built by local businesses and organizations   9:00 am Lost River Cave  2818 Nashville Rd  Bowling Green, KY

 

2nd Annual Zombie 5K Run/Walk   25.00    Registration at 4pm, race at 5 pm. Dress up. $20 pre-registration until Oct 14, $25 late registration until race time. only pre-registered are guaranteed a t-shirt.    4:00 pm    Auburn    Auburn, KY

 

WKU Football vs Chattanooga    3:00 pm (??) WKU Smith Stadium  Bowling Green, KY

 

Harvey’s Gym Fall Festival —  Trunk or Treat, Games, Prizes, Halloween Costume Contest, pumpkin carving contest. Class demonstrations ( Karate, Self Defense, Yoga, Fit crew, and Bounce Fitness ) and more.   5:00 pm – 8:00 pm   Harvey’s gym 835 S Main St   Franklin, KY    Price: Free   Contact Info  franklingymky@gmail.com  270-586-0366

 

Skeleton’s Lair Scream Park   Price: $32.00   7:00 pm – 11:00 pm Skeleton’s Lair Scream Park 48 Locketts Dream   Scottsville, KY

 

Hill of Terror Hill of Terror Bonnieville, KY Price: $20.00

 

UnSeen BG   Fairview Cemetery Tours highlighting infamous Bowling Green murders including Murder Mansion killings. Thur-Sat thru Oct 30. Tickets at UnSeenBG.com.     Fairview Cemetery    Bowling Green, KY

 

 

Sunday October 25

Scarecrow Trail (October 2 – October 25)     It’s free to walk…if you dare! 9th Annual Scarecrow Trail. Bring your family and friends to walk trails and see scarecrows built by local businesses and organizations   9:00 am Lost River Cave  2818 Nashville Rd Bowling Green, KY

 

Free Youth Golf Clinic   Youth 5-17 years of age. Register online. WITH BG PARKS AND REC   10:00 am – 11:00 am  Hobson Grove Golf Course & Driving Range    1200 West Main Ave    Bowling Green, KY

 

Phantom of the Universe: Planetarium Show  Follow protons through CERN’s Large Hadron Collider, and descend a mile beneath the ground searching for dark matter

2:00 pm WKU Hardin Planetarium   1501 State Street    Bowling Green, KY    Free 270-745-4044

 

Skeleton’s Lair Scream Park   Price: $32.00   7:00 pm – 11:00 pm Skeleton’s Lair Scream Park 48 Locketts Dream   Scottsville, KY

 

 

Monday October 26

Foster Parent Info Session    Free    Accept the Challenge, Make a Difference! Become a Professional Therapeutic Foster Parent & make a difference in a child’s life.  4:30 pm   Benchmark Family Services   1721 McIntosh St   Bowling Green, KY   270-783-0993

 

Learning Irish & Scottish Music for Intermediate Instrumentalists – Community Ed   6:00 pm – 7:00 pm  Online    Event URL: https://www.commed.us/    Price: $45.00  270-842-4281

 

Tuesday October 27

Senior Fitness Class    9:30 am    Bowling Green Parks & Rec   Lovers Lane Soccer Breeze Way   Bowling Green, KY

 

Freedom from Smoking   $25.00    American Lung Association program-Learn how to quit smoking-Through March 5-$25-Preregistration required   Contact Info

270-745-0942  3:30 pm – 4:30 pm    Health & Wellness Center  740 E 10th Ave Bowling Green, KY

 

Do More Art @Facebook!  Virtual series –different art activities and mediums each week on Facebook,   6:00 pm    Facebook  Event URL: https://tockify.com/warrenpl/detail/1187/1599606000000    More Info baileyj@warrenpl.org

 

Phantom of the Universe: Planetarium Show   Free

 

Follow protons through CERN’s Large Hadron Collider, and descend a mile beneath the ground searching for dark matter. Evidently it makes up 85% of the total mass of the universe, yet it has so far been detected only by its gravitational effects  7:00 pm   WKU Hardin Planetarium    1501 State Street    Bowling Green, KY

Contact Info hardin.planetarium@wku.edu  270-745-4044

 

Wednesday October 28

Mom-To-Mom Breastfeeding Support Group   Get help or share stories with other moms. Pregnant moms, breastfeeding moms and moms who have weaned are welcome alone or with support persons. Infant scale available for pre- and post-feeding weights.

10:00 am – 11:30 am   Crossland Community Church    600 31W Bypass, Suite 18D Bowling Green, KY

 

Red Cross Blood Drive   10:30 am – 4:30 pm  Holiday Inn University Plaza & Sloan Convention Center   1021 Wilkinson Trace   Bowling Green, KY

 

Kiwanis Club of BG   12:00 pm – 1:00 pm   Crossland Community Church  600 31W Bypass   Bowling Green, KY   Contact Info  kiwanisbgky@gmail.com  270-535-5074

 

2020 Potter College Fall Festival   The theme is PCAL Pocus, inspired by Hocus Pocus.

Festival T-shirts: There will be t-shirts given away participants of various activities

1:00 pm – 4:00 pm    Kentucky Museum    1444 Kentucky St   Bowling Green, KY   Rain Date November 4, 2020

 

PTK: Panera Fundraiser   1770 Campbell Lane   Panera will donate 20% of your meal when you show our FLYER. That 20% will go toward our Educational Outreach Initiatives which include Special Stages: Theatre Therapy for Students on the Autism Spectrum, Sunburst Youth, and Kentucky Voices. MUST SHOW FLYER: Get that flier here:   https://mcusercontent.com/bf706fb4d151f2a5226e8d250/files/88b3c7c4-f1ca-4179-98af-e19f80faee39/Panera.pdf      4:00 pm – 8:00 pm

 


Thursday October 29

Red Cross Blood Drive    8:00 am – 1:00 pm    Graves Gilbert Medical Clinic

201 Park Street    Bowling Green, KY

 

Senior Fitness Class   9:30 am    Bowling Green Parks & Rec  Lovers Lane Soccer Breeze Way   Bowling Green, KY

 

SKyPAC & Orchestra Kentucky Present Sound of Music Sing-A-Long with the Von Trapps   3:30 pm    The SKyPAC   601 College St   Bowling Green, KY

 

Phantom of the Universe: Planetarium Show   Free   Follow protons through CERN’s Large Hadron Collider, and descend a mile beneath the ground searching for dark matter. Evidently it makes up 85% of the total mass of the universe, yet it has so far been detected only by its gravitational effects  7:00 pm   WKU Hardin Planetarium    1501 State Street    Bowling Green, KY    Contact Info hardin.planetarium@wku.edu  270-745-4044

 

UnSeen BG Walking Tours   Cemetery Tour featuring Murder Mansion. Thur-Sat thru Oct 30. Tickets at UnSeenBGKY.com.   Fairview Cemetery   Bowling Green, KY

 

 

Friday October 30

Red Cross Blood Drive    10:30 am – 4:30 pm   Holiday Inn University Plaza & Sloan Convention Center   1021 Wilkinson Trace   Bowling Green, KY

 

Capitol Movie Night   Community-wide traditional Halloween movie Hocus Pocus. Tickets online at    www.theskypac.com/shows/.   5:00 pm    Capitol Arts Center Bowling Green, KY

 

6th Annual Halloween Concert    Dr. Brian St. John, Music Director Mozart – Symphony No. 39 in E-Flat Major Wagner – Siegfried Idyll Barber – Adagio for Strings Stravinsky – Pulcinella Suite Performance takes place in Van Meter Auditorium Friday, October 30, 2020 at 7:30 p.m. CST MASKS REQUIRED FOR ENTRY – SOCIAL DISTANCING WILL BE ENFORCED A CODE IS NEEDED TO PURCHASE TICKETS – EMAIL WKUSymphony@gmail.com to make a ticket request. There will also be a LIVESTREAM on YouTube or Facebook @wkusymphony     7:30 pm Western Kentucky University   Bowling Green, KY

Event URL: https://wku.showare.com/eventperformances.asp?evt=263

 Contact Info   WKUSymphony@gmail.com

 

UnSeen BG Walking Tours   Cemetery Tour featuring Murder Mansion. Thur-Sat thru Oct 30. Tickets at UnSeenBGKY.com.   Fairview Cemetery   Bowling Green, KY

 

 

Saturday October 31

Capitol Movie Night    Community-wide traditional Halloween movie Hocus Pocus. Tickets online at theskypac.com/shows/.   7:30 pm    Capitol Arts Center  Bowling Green, KY

 

Sunday November 1

Volunteer at Lost River Cave!     1:00 pm – 4:00 pm    2818 Nashville Road   Bowling Green, KY    Contact Info   (270) 393-0077

 

Phantom of the Universe: Planetarium Show   Free   Follow protons through CERN’s Large Hadron Collider, and descend a mile beneath the ground searching for dark matter. Evidently it makes up 85% of the total mass of the universe, yet it has so far been detected only by its gravitational effects  2:00 pm   WKU Hardin Planetarium    1501 State Street    Bowling Green, KY    Contact Info hardin.planetarium@wku.edu  270-745-4044

 

Fresh Schermer Pecan Fundraiser  taking orders with prepayment for delivery of fresh Georgia pecans around Thanksgiving. FRESH SCHERMER PECANS, 12 oz. bag of halves OR pieces, $9/ bag. FOR MORE INFORMATION, TEXT OR CALL Tina Brown 270-535-9120, Cleatie Hughes 270-792-1416 or Rockfield United Methodist Church 270-842-7788.  Rockfield United Methodistt Church   Bowling Green, KY

 

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