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Datebook – October 28, 2010

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It’s Thursday, October 28.

Murray’s Playhouse in the Park brings Harper Lee’s “To Kill A Mockingbird” to stage this weekend and next.  It opens tomorrow night at 7 and there’s a 7 p.m. show Saturday, 2:30 p.m. show Sunday.  Tickets are 8 to $11 at the box office, 270-759-1752, or through playhouseinthepark.net.

The National Quilt Museum’s 2nd Annual Halloweeen Black Light tours are tomorrow at 5:15 and 6 p.m.  The 30 minute tours cost $5.  Specialty threads and fabrics glow under the black lights.  The Museum is at 215 Jefferson Street in downtown Paducah.

Southwestern University professor of guitar David Asbury performs a concert tomorrow at 7:30 p.m. in Performing Arts Hall, 2nd Floor, Murray State’s Old Fine Arts, and admission is free.

Tomorrow at 5:30 p.m. hear Christian County historian William T. Turner tell the tale of the Bell Witch at the Pennyroyal Area Museum, 217 east Ninth Street in Hopkinsville.  Admission is $2.

See wkms.org for details about our election night coverage with NPR, KET and WKMS News.

Datebook – September 2, 2010 (Labor Day)

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It’s Monday, Labor Day, September 6

Murray’s Playhouse in the Park auditions for the cast of “To Kill A Mockingbird” tonight and tomorrow evening at 6 at the theatre. Don Fleming directs. There are roles for one girl, age 9-12, two boys age 10-14, five females from 18 to 60 years old and eight men from age 20 to 70.

William A. Doyle Post 236 of the American Legion is hosting turkey shoots starting at 6 p.m. Fridays this month beginning this Friday. Post 236 is on Ky. 95 between Calvert City and North Marshall Middle School. For more information, contact 270-703-3296.

The Nashville Opera needs 14 singers in grades 5 through 8 to join them for the November 11 Alhambra Theatre performance of Humperdinck’s Hansel and Gretel in Hopkinsville. There are auditions Wednesday at 4 p.m. at the Alhambra. Preregister at 270-887-4295. Auditioners sing My Country Tis of Thee without accompaniment. Rehearsals are Wednesdays from 4 to 5 p.m. through November.

Enjoy the day. Look at wkms.org for more community events and news, thanks to contributing listeners.