The Center for Rural Development

We change people's lives.

Home » Archive by category "News"
July 31, 2014

News Category

Celebrate nature in new exhibit

An exhibit by landscape photographer Gary Compton of Somerset is on display at The Center for Rural Development through Oct. 1.

Kids: Prepare to get wet at Aug. 9th KidsFest

Water activities have been added to the KidsFest event in August. Children are encouraged to wear proper attire and be prepared to get wet! The second of three scheduled KidsFest events will be held on Saturday, Aug. 9, from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. on the grounds of The Center for Rural Development. This month’s theme will focus on […]

Save a life: Donate blood

Donate blood at The Center’s community blood drive and be eligible to win prizes.

Register for 2014 dance/cheer competition

Triple Threat Productions, in partnership with The Center for Rural Development, is presenting the first of three Studio Dance, All-Star Cheer, and Dance competitions on Nov. 7-9 at The Center in Somerset.

Register for Dollars for Scholars 5K Glow Run/Walk

The Center for Rural Development is now accepting pre-registrations for the 2014 Dollars for Scholars 5K Glow Walk/Run on Saturday, Aug. 16, to support the Rogers Scholars program and the youth of Southern and Eastern Kentucky.

Season subscriptions now on sale

Lake Cumberland Performing Arts and The Center for Rural Development announce new season subscriptions for the 2014-2015 Center Stage LIVE! season are now on sale. “We are excited to offer season subscriptions for our new Center Stage lineup,” said Dianna Winstead, associate director of arts, culture, and events at The Center. “Season subscribers will have an […]

Free Media Training for Rural First Responders

The Rural Domestic Preparedness Consortium (RDPC) at The Center for Rural Development is helping first responders understand how to work with the media in emergency or crisis situations. Many rural first responder organizations do not have dedicated personnel to fill the role of a Public Information Officer (PIO), and so they must understand how to […]

Announcing Cuisine Couture – Cooking at The Center

We’ll get you cooking with fun experiences, instruction and demonstrations from Chef Mete. You will also take home recipes from each class you attend. Learn to create a meal that will have everyone you know saying…C’est si bon!

Announcing Cuisine Couture – Cooking at The Center

We’ll get you cooking with fun experiences, instruction and demonstrations from Chef Mete.  You will also take home recipes from each class you attend. Learn to create a meal that will have everyone you know saying… C’est si bon! Sign up for one or more classes beginning in June and running through November 2014. JUNE […]

Houseboat Vacation tickets on sale

For the sixth year, Conley Bottom Resort and The Center for Rural Development are partnering for the 2014 Houseboat Vacation Giveaway. The winning ticket will receive a houseboat vacation valued up to $3,500 and a gasoline allowance of $200.

Additional Headlines

Find us on Facebook