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• James A. Cawood High School class of 2004’s 10 YEAR REUNION will continue Saturday. All graduates are invited to a family picnic (barbecue potluck) at the large shelter house at Martins Fork Lake beginning at 5 p.m. For more information and to post what dish you plan to bring, visit the Facebook page.


• Jeff Neil will demonstrate SHAKER BOX MAKING through Saturday at Cumberland Crafts, located on the second floor of the Cumberland Gap National Historical Park’s visitor center.


• The Long FAMILY REUNION will begin at 11 a.m. on Saturday at the riverbank cabin of David Long. All family and friends are invited. For more information, contact David Long at 273-2616.


• The 36th Annual LOYALL SCHOOL REUNION will be held at the Harlan Center beginning at 9 a.m. on Saturday. The old Loyall School building, which now houses the Loyall city government, will be open from 1:30-3:30 p.m. for anyone who wants to visit. The evening session, which will also be held at the Harlan Center, will begin at 6 p.m. All former Loyall students, faculty and friends are encouraged to attend.


• The eighth annual Evarts LABOR DAY FESTIVAL will be held from noon to 9 p.m. in downtown Evarts at city hall on Saturday. There will be food, crafts, Harlan County Shriners train ride and inflatables all day. Live music includes: Big Daddy and the Heat; Coal Trucker, 4-6 p.m.; and Marty Brown, 7-9 p.m. For more information, call 606-837-0609.


• The annual COMMUNITY FAIR DAY at Pine Mountain Settlement School will be held from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday. Registration for exhibits will be from 9-11 a.m. in the Laurel House. Representatives from the Harlan County Extension Service will register and judge the exhibits. Winners will be announced at noon. There will be games for all ages including relay races, exhibits, music, cake walk, food, information booths, crafts, a book sale, a corn hole tournament and horseshoes. Nolen Lodge will host a pig roast. For more information, contact Judy Lewis at 606-558-3586 or the PMSS office at 606-558-3571.


• The Martin’s Station Chapter Virginia Society Sons of the American Revolution alongside various DAR chapters, will have a double GRAVE MARKING CEREMONY using SAR markers on the graves of Jesse Brock and Ephraim Osborne, as well as a wreath laying and graveside ceremony to commemorate their service during the Revolutionary War. Jesse Brock’s service will begin at 11 a.m. at the Old Masonic Cemetery in Wallins followed by Ephraim Osborne’s service at 1 p.m. at Layman Cemetery in Coldiron. Descendants are sought to speak about their ancestors at the ceremony. For more information, contact Donnie Campbell at 276-445-5553, Jerry Phillips at 66-573-9565.


• The Kentucky Native American Heritage Museum sixth annual Honoring Our Veterans POW WOW will be held Saturday and Sunday at 4116 Cumberland Fall Highway in Corbin. Saturday gates open at 10 a.m. and Sunday gates at noon. The grand entry begins at noon on Saturday. Admission is $5, adults and children 12 and under are free — bring folding chairs. There will be pony rides and a petting zoo for children provided by Rosie’s Ponies for $3 each, Luck of the Draw Dancers prizes and special guest star/emcee Larry “Cloud Dancing Sellers. For more information, call 606-528-6342, email sioux80@msn.com or visit www.knahm.org.


• The annual HOMECOMING at Mary Helen United Methodist Church will begin at 10:30 a.m. on Sunday with special singing. A potluck dinner will follow at noon. A cordial welcome is extended to the new pastor, Tony Campbell, who will preach the morning sermon. There will also be a time of remembrance for former pastor, Rev. Robert Landis, who passed away in May. All are invited to attend.


• The KENVIR REUNION will be from 1-4 p.m. on Sunday at the Kenvir Walking Park on KY 215. There will be live music, a free meal, kiddie and adult games and the crowning of Coal Queens Lois Penley, Debra Petry and Cynthia Wynn at 1 p.m. There is no admission fee, but donations are appreciated. Items needed include: food for the event, ice, drinks, vegetables and desserts. The following will be supplied: meat, plates, cups, forks, spoons and napkins. Volunteers with qualifications are need to host future reunions. For more information, contact Joanna Childers at 606-837-8369.


• The First Baptist Church of Loyall will host HOMECOMING SERVICES beginning at 10:45 p.m. on Sunday. There will be singing, preaching and a potluck dinner following the services. Everyone is invited to attend.


• The Isaiah Creech FAMILY REUNION will be held on Sunday at the lower shelter house at Kingdom Come State Park in Cumberland. All family and friends are welcome and may bring a covered dish of their favorite food. Food will be served at 1 p.m.


• All friends and relatives are invited to attend the 40th annual Dean & Creech FAMILY REUNION from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Sunday at the Carl Perkins Community Center in Morehead. Each person is asked to bring at least two of the following — dessert, salad, meat or vegetable. There will be a display area for those bringing items to share and a photographer will be available to take group photos.


• HOMECOMING at Friendship Baptist Church will begin at 10:30 a.m. on Sunday. Rev. Mike Hayes will be officiating.


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