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January 20, 2017

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Tickets on sale for Barefoot in the Park

Barefoot in the Park comes to The Center for Rural Development on March 16 for our last Center Stage performance.

Apply now for 2017 youth camps

In preparation for the 2017 summer youth leadership camps, The Center for Rural Development is issuing a call for applications for Rogers Scholars, Rogers Explorers, and Entrepreneurial Leadership Institute (ELI). Applications for all three youth programs have been posted online and may be accessed from the youth programs website at www.centeryouthprograms.com. All applications must be […]

Celebrating 20 years of innovation

“I remember watching as bulldozers cleared this land and as the first bricks were laid over two decades ago,” U.S. Congressman Harold “Hal” Rogers (KY-05) recalled at The Center’s 20th Anniversary Celebration. “As the building started to rise and take shape,” he said, “it became a symbol of hope for a brighter future in Southern […]

Tickets available for final Center Stage show

Individual show tickets for the 2016-2017 Center Stage performances presented by Lake Cumberland Performing Arts, in partnership with The Center for Rural Development, are now on sale. Individual show tickets may be purchased at the Box Office or tickets may be purchased online at www.centertech.com. Purchase your tickets now! Individual Show Tickets: The Center’s Box Office […]

Looking back: Grand Opening

June 15, 1996: Take a look back at the grand opening of The Center for Rural Development.

We can help you plan your ‘dream wedding’

You’ve been planning this day your whole life… but now you need help making those dreams a reality. Whether you need a wedding planner or a “day of” coordinator…The Center is here to assist. We help brides, grooms and their families get through the most important, and often the most stressful time of their life, […]

Free workforce training for displaced coal miners

Are you a displaced coal miner or former coal mine employee? If so, you could qualify for free workforce training from The Center for Rural Development’s Displaced Coal Miner Training (DCMT) program. The DCMT program is open to displaced coal miners and former coal employees who have been adversely affected by the decline in the […]

Second class of Rogers Scholars 2016 graduates

Thirty-two high school students from 26 Kentucky counties graduate from the second class of Rogers Scholars Rogers Scholars is all about helping young people “be the best they can be” and seize their potential as the region’s new generation of community and business leaders. Sixteen-year-old Lauren Williams of Adair County may not know her career […]

First class of Rogers Scholars 2016 graduates

Thirty-two high school students graduate from first week of the 2016 Rogers Scholars program “Rogers Scholars has truly been a life-changing experience. My time at Rogers Scholars has opened my eyes and taught me how to be a leader and have a heart for community service.” – 2016 Rogers Scholars graduate Allison “Alli” Wade of […]

AppLE nominations extended

You have until Sept. 30 to submit your nominations for Forward in the Fifth’s AppLE Awards.

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