The Center for Rural Development

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July 1, 2016
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Mass fatality planning training…

The Rural Domestic Preparedness Consortium (RDPC), led by The Center for Rural Development, is offering tuition…

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New wildlife art exhibit

For wildlife artist James “Jay” Perkins of Monticello, the attention is in the detail. Perkins, a self-taught…

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2016 Entrepreneurial Leadership…

An innovative business idea that will give iPhone users a safe, convenient way to charge their phones at night…

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Broadband feasibility study

Officials with The Center for Rural Development recently met with regional leaders in Eastern Kentucky to discuss…

Upcoming Events

Jul
11
Mon
9:00 am Virginia Murrell Summer Art Camp...
Virginia Murrell Summer Art Camp...
Jul 11 @ 9:00 am – Jul 12 @ 3:00 pm
Virginia Murrell Summer Art Camp Session 1 @ The Center for Rural Development | Somerset | Kentucky | United States
Do you want to explore Bebop music, learn the basics of chalk painting, western dance, theatre and set design, as well as gardening and healthy eating habits? Children between the ages of 6-11 are invited to[...]
Jul
12
Tue
9:00 am CyberSAFE (Securing Assets for E...
CyberSAFE (Securing Assets for E...
Jul 12 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
CyberSAFE (Securing Assets for End-Users) @ The Center for Rural Development | Somerset | Kentucky | United States
Welcome to CyberSAFE (Securing Assets for End-Users) Extended Edition. Regardless of your computer experience, this class will help you become more aware of technology-related risks and what you can do to protect yourself and your[...]
Jul
13
Wed
9:00 am Virginia Murrell Summer Art Camp...
Virginia Murrell Summer Art Camp...
Jul 13 @ 9:00 am – Jul 14 @ 3:00 pm
Virginia Murrell Summer Art Camp Session 2 @ The Center for Rural Development | Somerset | Kentucky | United States
Do you want to learn watercolor painting, weaving, singing techniques through various vocal exercises, ad etiquette and tablescapes? Children between the ages of 6-11 are invited to explore these and cultural art activities at our fourth annual[...]
Jul
15
Fri
12:30 pm Rogers Scholars Houseboat Vacati...
Rogers Scholars Houseboat Vacati...
Jul 15 @ 12:30 pm
Rogers Scholars Houseboat Vacation ticket drawing @ The Center for Rural Development | Somerset | Kentucky | United States
The winning ticket for the Houseboat Vacation on Lake Cumberland, courtesy of Conley Bottom Resort, will be drawn on Friday, July 15, at 12:30 p.m. at The Center for Rural Development. The winner will be notified[...]
Jul
16
Sat
7:30 pm Stephanie Harris-Bastin & Friend...
Stephanie Harris-Bastin & Friend...
Jul 16 @ 7:30 pm
Stephanie Harris-Bastin & Friends concert @ The Center for Rural Development | Somerset | Kentucky | United States
Stephanie Harris-Bastin returns for another live, country music concert on Saturday, July 16, at 7:30 p.m. at The Center for Rural Development. Proceeds from the Stephanie Harris-Bastin & Friends show will benefit Faubush Fire Department. For more information[...]
Jul
18
Mon
8:30 am Get Going with QuickBooks 2013
Get Going with QuickBooks 2013
Jul 18 @ 8:30 am – 4:30 pm
Get Going with QuickBooks 2013 @ The Center for Rural Development | Somerset | Kentucky | United States
Students will use the basic features of QuickBooks to record and track business transactions. Course Objective Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to: Explore the QuickBooks interface and access the QuickBooks centers[...]

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