Welcome

Thank you for visiting paducahsun.com, the online home of The Paducah Sun.

Calendar
June 2012
S M T W T F S
27 28 29 30 31 01 02

Click here to submit an event.

WKCTC to host week of Earth Day events

Staff report

West Kentucky Community & Technical College will host several free public events next week to celebrate Earth Day.

Merle Paschedag from Greater Paducah Sustainability Project RecycleNow will discuss local recycling efforts at 11 a.m. Monday in Matheson Library on the main campus.

Individuals can learn about solar power and HVAC efficiency from 10 a.m. to noon Tuesday at the green energy auditing simulator in the Skilled Craft Training Center in Hickory. A vehicle pollution check, including tires and tailpipe emissions, will be available from noon to 2 p.m. at the same place.

The school will host a solar thermal panel demonstration from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Thursday outside the Emerging Technology Center on the main campus.

The WKCTC Concept Zero student group will co-sponsor a concert from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. on Saturday at Carson Park. The event will begin with free horseback rides for children from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. The concert will be held from 2 p.m. to 10 p.m., and feature live music and poetry readings, artwork from the school's art club available for purchase and Paducah Improv skits.

Musical guests will include The Legendary Jack Martin and Good Company, Solid Rocket Boosters, Gideon's Rifle, The Melungions, Black and to the Left, Murder Sammich, Mark Donham, Wes Blackwood and Ryan Steele. The poets will include Grace Yocum and Barney Bush. In the case of inclement weather the concert will move indoors.

For more information about the HVAC efficiency demonstration and vehicle pollution checks, call the Skilled Craft Training Center at 270-856-2400. For Carson Park concert information, call David Nickell, WKCTC Concept Zero advisor, at 270-534-3269. For other Earth Day event information, call Bobby Lee, WKCTC Earth Day coordinator, at 270-534-3237.

Comments made about this article - 0 Total

Comment on this article

Your comment has been submitted for approval
captcha 65228bd0f52f404bb0241656cc2c36cc
Top Classifieds
  • HAVANESE PUPS AKC Home Raised, Best H ... Details
  • Rottweiler Pups For Sale with or with ... Details
  • Pugs Registered. Black, Female. Shot ... Details
  • AKC Lab Pups *3/Black female $375 *1 ... Details
  • CKC Tiny Toy Poodles270-554-4308 Details
  • F1 Golden Doodles M/F, Beautiful,6 wk ... Details
  • PILLOWTOP Mattress Sets, NEW in plast ... Details
  • HAWAII, 2 round trip air fares, leav ... Details
  • RUNNING, fixable, junk vehicles, equi ... Details
  • ASPHALT & CONCRETE REPAIR, SEALIN ... Details
  • MJS Concrete Specializing In:Stamped ... Details
  • Details
  • JOHN DEERE Riding Mower ... Details
  • FHA, USDA, VA & Conventional Loan ... Details
  • Corner Lot, 1 acre Kevil $16,500 2704 ... Details
  • SEEING is believing! Don't buy p ... Details
  • Lakewood Villa Condo for Sale - 2460 ... Details
  • NEW 50x60 steel bldg. equipped w/12x1 ... Details
  • 8 Unit Apt. Bldgs. For Sale By Owner ... Details
  • For Sale/Lease Deerview Estates (Calv ... Details
  • Duplex By Owner 3 BR 1 BA each side ... Details
  • 1963 Chev. Bel-Air, 2 dr post, 327 5 ... Details
  • '08 19 ft. Red/white CaravelleRu ... Details
  • Chrome Running Boards $300270-331-76 ... Details
  • 39' Heartland Landmark 4 Slides ... Details
This Week In Photos
Most Popular
  1. West Kentucky Open Tee times
  2. With Iran, Obama makes bad history
  3. Showing off his ride
  1. 4 arrested after Noble Park shooting
  2. Driver killed after auto strikes tree
  3. PRYING Technology, privacy collide with drones
  1. West Kentucky Open Tee times
  2. With Iran, Obama makes bad history
  3. Showing off his ride
Discussion

Check out these recently discussed stories and voice your opinion...