Kentucky Oaks/Derby coverage on FPB
Today, Oaks coverage begins on WAVE 3 TV (FPB Cable channel 3 and 503 in HD) at 10 a.m. and runs through 5 p.m. HRTV has the entire card on FPB Preferred Cable channel 145.
NBC Sports Network (FPB Preferred Cable channel 146 and 646 in HD) will have live coverage from Churchill Downs from 11 a.m. through the end of the race. The only place to see the Kentucky Oaks in on NBC Sports Network. Post time for the race is set for approximately 5:45 p.m.
Saturday, WAVE 3 and WLEX 18 TV (FPB Cable channel 7 and 507 in HD) begin their live Derby coverage at 8:30 a.m. The Run for the Roses is set to go to the post at 6:24 p.m. Live coverage can be seen on WAVE TV and WLEX TV.
NBC Sports Network will have a post-race special from 7-8 p.m. Saturday.
Humane Society holds food/supply drive Sunday
The Franklin County Humane Society will hold a food/supply drive at Wal-Mart Sunday from 11 a.m. – 3 p.m.
FHS Project Graduation organizers seek donations
Final fundraising efforts are underway for the Frankfort High School Project Graduation party on June 8.
Project Graduation provides FHS graduating seniors and their junior classmates an all-night, substance-free party at no cost to the participants. Among the activities will be supervised games, basketball, swimming, inflatable structures, cornhole, shirt tie-dyeing, music, movies and food.
To contribute to this year’s Project Graduation, send a check to FHS PTA at P.O. Box 4724, Frankfort, KY 40604, and make the check payable to FHS Project Graduation. For more information or to make a non-monetary donation, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or call 859-312-9506.
Senior Center plant sale continues
The Senior Activity Center is selling tomatoes (three varieties), bell peppers, squash, cucumbers, broccoli, cabbage, cauliflower, cantaloupe and watermelon plants.
All proceeds go to the Senior Activity Center.
Universalist Church talks faith, food
Jim Embry, a Lexington environmental activist and a co-founder of the Good Foods Co-op there, will discuss the relationship between faith and food and the sacred connections with earth at the Unitarian Universalist Community of Frankfort Church at 10:45 a.m. Sunday.
The public is invited to the service. Discussion and refreshments will follow.