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happeningsandmeetings orangeOWENSBORO, Ky. (7/29/14) — The following meetings and events are scheduled for the following week:

Events and Attractions Committee Meeting Reminder

The events and attractions committee will meet at the CVB office on Thursday 31 form 9:30 - 11 a.m.. Anyone involved with a local event or attraction (Museum, Hotel, Restaurant, Bar, Shop, ETC.) who is interested in the tourism market is welcome to attend culinary and other themes. There will also be time for each attendee to share about upcoming events or specials

Glorious Glass Exhibit

Through August 9 at the Owensboro Museum of Fine Art
Don't miss this exhibition of a major gift to the museum of an historic
collection of 260 late 19th century and early 20th century glass canes
and whimsies. Complementing the collection are excerpts from the museums
extensive collection of 20th century art glass.

JULY 29 - TUESDAY

  • Owensboro Christian Church: Owensboro Regional Farmers Market, 6:30 a.m.-noon

  • Owensboro Museum of Science and History: Junior League Kids in the Kitchen, 10:30-11:30 a.m.

  • Owensboro Health Regional Hospital: Owensboro Regional Farmers Market, 1:30-4:30 p.m.

  • Daviess County Public Library: An Evening with musician Chris Schlarb, 6:30-8:00 p.m.

  • TGIFridays: Live Trivia, 7:00-9:00 p.m.

JULY 30 - WEDNESDAY

  • New Life Church: Owensboro Regional Farmers Market, 7:30-10:30 a.m.

  • Owensboro Convention Center: Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Kick Off Breakfast, 8:00-9:00 a.m.

  • Owensboro Museum of Science and History: Kids Fit Activities, 10:30-11:30 a.m.

  • Owensboro Museum of Science and History: Civil War Morse Code Mystery, 11:30 a.m.-1:00 p.m.

  • Daviess County Public Library: Sounds of Science (Vibration and Sound Waves), 2:00-4:00 p.m.

  • TGIFridays: Karaoke & Cornhole, 7:00-11:00 p.m.

JULY 31 - THURSDAY

  • Owensboro Christian Church: Owensboro Regional Farmers Market, 6:30 a.m.-noon

  • Owensboro Museum of Science and History: Land Down Under Animal Show, 10:30-11:30 a.m.

  • Daviess Co. Public Library: Owensboro's Joseph Survant, former Ky. Poet Laureate, 6:00-7:00 p.m.

  • Downtown Owensboro: Downtown Date Night with free music on the Smothers Park Overlook stage from 7:00-9:00 p.m.

  • Gambrinus Libation Emporium: Trivia Night, 7:30-10:30 p.m.

AUGUST 1 - FRIDAY

  • Owensboro Riverfront: Friday After 5 featuring After Midnight, Whipstitch Sallies and New Old Calvary, 6:00-10:00 p.m.

AUGUST 2 - SATURDAY

  • Fisher Park: USFA Fast Pitch Tournament, through August 3

  • Owensboro Christian Church: Owensboro Regional Farmers Market, 6:30 a.m.-noon

  • Preservation Station: Market Days, 8:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.

  • Daviess County Public Library: Saturday Morning Live, 10:00 a.m.-noon

  • Diamond Lake Resort: Gran Prix Go Cart Race, through Aug. 3

  • Blessed Sacrament Parish: Barbecue Picnic, serving begins at noon

  • Downtown Owensboro: Classic Car Cruise-In, 4:00-9:00 p.m.

  • Smothers Park Overlook Stage: Live on the Banks free concert featuring Wildman and The Sheltons, 7:00-9:00 p.m.

  • Smothers Park: Pickin' in the Park Jam Session, 7:00-9:00 p.m.

  • RiverPark Center: "Carousel," 7:30-10:00 p.m.

  • TGIFridays: Comedy Night, 8:00-11:00 p.m.

AUGUST 3 - SUNDAY

  • Preservation Station: Market Days, noon -4:00 p.m.

  • RiverPark Center: Free Movie on the River featuring "Despicable Me 2, begins at dusk

AUGUST 5 - TUESDAY

  • Owensboro Christian Church: Owensboro Regional Farmers Market, 6:30 a.m.-noon

  • Owensboro Convention Center: Senior Celebration, registration 8:00 a.m.

  • Owensboro Health Regional Hospital: Owensboro Regional Farmers Market, 1:30-4:30 p.m.

  • St. Martin Parish: Barbecue Picnic, drive-thru only beginning at 5:00 p.m.

  • Smothers Park Overlook Stage: Bluegrass on the Banks, 7:00-9:00 p.m.

  • TGIFridays: Live Trivia, 7:00-9:00 p.m.

AUGUST 6 - WEDNESDAY

  • New Life Church: Owensboro Regional Farmers Market, 7:30-10:30 a.m.

  • TGIFridays: Karaoke & Cornhole, 7:00-11:00 p.m.

AUGUST 7 - THURSDAY

  • Owensboro Christian Church: Owensboro Regional Farmers Market, 6:30 a.m.-noon

  • Downtown Owensboro: Downtown Date Night with free music on the Smothers Park Overlook stage from 7:00-9:00 p.m.

  • Gambrinus Libation Emporium: Trivia Night, 7:30-10:30 p.m.

AUGUST 8 - FRIDAY

  • Owensboro Riverfront: Friday After 5 featuring Larry Maglinger and his band Infatuation, Southern Sirens and The Lost River Cavemen, 6:00-10:00 p.m.

  • Daviess Co. Public Library: Cult Movie Night, 7:30-10:00 p.m.

AUGUST 9 - SATURDAY

  • Panther Creek and Fisher Parks: BPA Baseball, through August 10

  • Owensboro Christian Church: Owensboro Regional Farmers Market, 6:30 a.m.-noon

  • Daviess County Public Library: Saturday Morning Live, 10:00 a.m.-noon

  • Blessed Mother Parish: Barbecue Picnic, serving begins at 4:00 p.m.

  • Kentucky Wesleyan College: Owensboro Symphony Concert of the Lawn, 6:00-9:00 p.m.

  • Diamond Lake Resort: Lanham Brothers Jamboree, 7:00-9:00 p.m.

  • Smothers Park Overlook Stage: Live on the Banks free concert featuring The Beat Daddys, 7:00-9:00 p.m.

  • Yellow Creek Park: Glow in the Park Run, 8:00-10:30 p.m.

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