The 5th KY Volunteer Infantry, a Confederate organization, will hold their annual School of the Soldier April 26, at Wildcat. This training covers safety, troop maneuvers, and a skirmish.
Wayne Whitaker and his wife, Sue, taught a beginning basket-making class at the General Store Jan. 20. This basket is used to hold and dispense plastic bags accumulated from grocery and other stores. She plans to teach a class each month. Both Wayne and his wife are accomplished basket makers.
Here are some photos from the January class. Next class is April 17 at 3 pm. Click here for a link to a page with more pictures.
Kerry Crutcher is showing a painting, etching and some drawings in the General Store. Click here for a link to larger images.
The Southeastern Kentucky Blacksmiths Association will meet at the General Store Tuesday, April 15, at 6 pm. Bring a covered dish for a pot luck dinner. Anyone interested in blacksmithing is welcome.
Our next meeting will be May 18, 2014 at 3 pm at the General Store.