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YMCA Healthy Kids Day

On Sunday, May 4 the YMCA of Central Kentucky is hosting its annual Healthy Kids Day, a free community event to inspire more kids to keep their minds and bodies active. YMCA’s Healthy Kids Day®, the Y’s national initiative to improve families’ health and well-being, features games, arts and crafts and as well as a special 5k walk on the indoor track at the
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Gossamer at the Lexington Children’s Theatre

The Lexington Children’s Theatre closes out the 2013-2014 season with the touching performance, Gossamer, based on the book of the same name by Lois Lowry. The story is recommended for children grade 3 and above.  The play introduces us to John, a young boy who has been put into foster care because of abuse at home.  During the play the audience learns about some
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Arbor Day at the Arboretum FREE

ARBOR DAY 2014 at The Arboretum State Botanical Garden April 26 10 am  -  2 pm Activities: · More than 40 exhibitors · Proclamation by the mayor · Presentation of Tree City USA Award · Tree planting ceremony with KU representatives, Lexington Dignitaries and Arboretum Staff · Free admission to KU Day in the Kentucky Children’s Garden · Many children’s activities including a puppet
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FREE Family Concert

Free Family Engagement Concert! April 25th 6 – 8 pm Immanuel Baptist Church Concert Flier **Featuring the SuperFun Show Shawn Brown along w/ other local performers to celebrate 25 yrs of Spring Conferences for Early childhood providers. Inflatables and family resources Food, drinks, etc. on sale for $.25. Preregistration is recommended Event link to pre register CLICK HERE  

LASC FREE Family Fun Day

pARTicipate in Art, Science, at the Living Arts & Science Center’s Family Fun Day! It’s springtime in the Bluegrass and a great time to explore, experiment, and get creative inside and out!  Join the Living Arts & Science Center’s teachers, staff and special guests for a free day of hands-on arts, science and music activities on April 26, from 10 am to 3 pm
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Chick Fil A Girls’ Night Out (Mother Daughter Nights)

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Kentucky Reining Cup

  The Kentucky Reining Cup April 25 – 27, 2014 Alltech Arena at The Kentucky Horse Park What is Reining? Reining is a western riding competition for horses where the riders guide the horses through a precise pattern of circles, spins, and stops. All work is done at the lope (a slow, relaxed version of the horse gait more commonly known worldwide as the canter), or the gallop (the fastest of the horse
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Wesley Woodyard FREE Football Camp

“Changing Lives One Play at a Time” is a one day youth football camp for kids 8-14 years old. The camp will feature basic offensive and defensive skills taught by professional football players, high school and little league coaches, and collegiate athletes. The camp will consist of Q & A session with NFL players and certified fitness trainers; the camp will also highlight the
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Lex Phil Date Night

LexPhil Presents the Next Great World Premiere – Adam Schoenberg’s Canto Lexington Philharmonic celebrates modern masters and classic masterpieces at World Premiere on Friday, April 11 at 7:30 pm at Singletary Center for the Arts. In addition to debuting Saykaly Garbulinska Composer-in-Residence Adam Schoenberg’s new work, Canto, World Premiere also showcases LexPhil in Mozart’s Symphony No. 35 “Haffner” and Dvořák’s Cello Concerto in b
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Easter Train Rides

Local railroad stations are offering special Easter train rides for the holiday!   Bluegrass Railroad (Versailles) Easter Bunny Train Ride Join us for the 2014 Easter Bunny Train!  The Saturday before Easter, April 19th, at 2 p.m. we have invited a furry friend of ours to join us on the train.    “All Aboard for fun!” Everyone enjoys taking turns getting bunny hugs and handshakes. 
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