Prepare in advance for the Swappin’ Meetin’

October 4, 2013

The annual Kingdom Come Swappin’ Meeting is today and Saturday. All events are scheduled from 8 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. except where noted. (GAC — denotes Godbey Appalachian Center)


Apple Cider Making — lower roadway

Lye Soap Making — lower roadway

Blacksmithing — lower roadway

Goat Display — lower roadway

E.M.T. Ambulance — lower roadway

Kentucky State Police — lower roadway

Cherokee Nation History Mobile Unit — lower roadway

Great Pumpkin Race — TBA

Harlan County Book Mobile — lower roadway

Hay Wagon Ride — lower field

Harlan County Extension Games— lower field

Train Ride — lower drive

Quilt Display — GAC Gallery, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

Quilt Making Demonstration — GAC main lobby

Photography Contest Registration — GAC concession stand, 10 a.m.

Tri-City News Photo Contest — GAC upper lobby, 2-4 p.m.

Baked Goods Registration — GAC concessions stand

Storytelling Contest: elementary school, middle school and high school — GAC Theatre

Treadle Powered Sewing Machines — GAC main lobby

Basket Making — GAC main lobby and Newman Courtyard

Spinning — GAC lower lobby

Checker Contest — Falkenstine, room 207

Pickles, Jams & Jellies Contest — Chrisman Hall, room 104

Swappin’ Meetin’ Art Display — Chrisman Hall, first floor

Hog Calling Contest — Falkenstine patio, noon

Pumpkin Contest Registration — upper drive, entries, 9 a.m.-3 p.m.

Pumpkin Contest — Upper Drive, 10 a.m.

Cake Walk —Falkenstine game room

Broom Making — Newman courtyard

Spinning Tops —Newman courtyard

Corn Shelling —Newman courtyard

Education/Games — lower drive

Chain Saw Carving — lower drive

Wood Carving — Newman courtyard

Broom Making —Newman courtyard

Sorghum Molasses Making— Behind baseball field

Butter Churning — between Newman and Falkenstine, 10 a.m.-1 p.m.

Pottery Making —shelter house behind baseball field

Music — Falkenstine Patio Music Stage 9-6 p.m.

Gospel sing and storytelling winners — Godbey Appalachian Center Theatre, 5:30 p.m.


All events are scheduled from 8 a.m.-5 p.m. except where noted. The Saturday schedule is the same as Friday’s with the following additions:

Adult Storytelling “Story Swap”— Newman lobby, 10-11 a.m.

Annual soup bean dinner — Falkenstine Grill, 11 a.m.-3 p.m.

Honoree Ceremony — Music stage on Falkenstine patio, 11 a.m.-1:00 p.m. Including Swappin’ Meetin’ Honoree, Quilter’s Award, Savannah Delph Award, SKCTC Faculty & Staff Award.