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                                                                                                                             Photographer: Dawn or Dava Lane

 PENN'S STORE

Historic PENN'S STORE presents

 

Get an idea of what happens at KWD by clicking on this link to the 2014 Performers Page.

2015 KENTUCKY WRITERS DAY CELEBRATION

APRIL 24  ~   MAY 24

An event beginning the last weekend of April and ending the last of May during MEMORIAL weekend in conjunction with the State of Kentucky's Official KENTUCKY WRITERS DAY of April 24. Each year since 1997 Historic Penn's Store celebrates the event by honoring the unbridled spirit of the written word and Kentucky writers by preserving, promoting,encouraging the "written word" . 

www.PennsStore.com

( 859 ) 332 - 7706 / 7715

  "Kick-Off" Weekend

APRIL 24 - 25 - 26

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  2015

KENTUCKY SONGWRITERS SAMPLER

Friday Evening ~ APRIL 24

5:00PM  ~  10:00 PM

Saturday Evening ~ APRIL 25

6:00PM  ~  10:00 PM

Songwriters performing originals as well as classics.  Singles, duos, trios, combos. 

Easy Listening, Bluegrass, Country, Rock & Roll, Blues, Folk, Americana

 BOOK  SIGNING

EDDIE PRICE, author of "WIDDER'S LANDING" and others will offer Book Signings.

 ~ Location ~

The KENTUCKY FUDGE COMPANY

225 Main Street   ~   HARRODSBURG, KENTUCKY

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 2015

KENTUCKY WRITERS CELEBRATION

Sunday  ~  APRIL 26

11:00 AM  ~  4:00 PM

Authors, Poets, Writers, Journalists, Songwriters reading / performing original works as well as paying tribute to the official KENTUCKY WRITERS DAY and other writers.

 Scheduled writers include:

                          1:30 PM ~ 3:00 PM

                                       Dr. HR Stoneback, SUNY, New Paltz, New York

                                       Elizabeth Madox Roberts Society members

 3:00 PM ~ 3:40 PM

                                        American novelist, essayist, professor ED McCLANHAN will debut his

                                        latest ... "A WORK of GENIUS" at Penn's Store. 

 ~ LOCATION ~

                                                    Historic PENN'S STORE

257 Penn's Store Road  ~  3 miles SE

Gravel Switch, Kentucky

( 859 ) 332-7706 / 7715

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 Sunday ~ MAY 3

1:00 PM ~ 4:00 PM 

 Songwriters in the Round ( KY Derby weekend.)  Open to all songwriters.

Location

Historic Penn's Store

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 Sunday ~ MAY 10

1:00 PM  ~  4:00 PM

Writings for Mother ( Mother's Day )  Token gift to mother's attending. 

Location

Historic Penn's Store

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 Sunday ~ MAY 17

1:00 PM  ~  4:00 PM

Discussion on the future of the "written word".  Bring Pen & paper.

Location

Historic Penn's Store

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MEMORIAL WEEKEND

2015 KENTUCKY WRITERS Events

MAY 22 - 23 - 24

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 2015

 KENTUCKY SONGWRITERS SHOW

Friday Night  ~  MAY 22

Saturday Night  ~  MAY 23

8 PM  ~  1 AM

Songwriters of varying genres ( performing originals as well as standards )

Singles / Bands

 SPECIAL GUEST

 ~ Location ~

 CLUB McB's

212 W Main Street   ~   Lebanon, KY

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 2015

KENTUCKY WRITERS CELEBRATION

Saturday  ~  MAY 23

11  AM  ~  4  PM

~ Location ~

Historic PENN'S STORE

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Poets, Authors, Journalist, Writers, Songwriters reading / performing

originals and tributes to other writers.

* Food will be available at Penn's Store. 

(Those with special food needs are welcome to bring their own.) 

* Books for sale.

* Plants will be available for purchase. 

 NOTE:  As in the past, cards will be given to the public for writing a note to a veteran.   Cards will be collected and delivered to the VA Hospital in Lexington for distribution to the veterans.  

 2015

KENTUCKY WRITERS CELEBRATION

Sunday  ~  MAY 24

12:00 PM  ~  4:00 PM

( Closing of the 2015 KENTUCKY WRITERS CELEBRATION )

~ Location ~

Historic PENN'S STORE

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* Poets, Authors, Journalist, Writers, Songwriters reading / performing

originals as well as tributes to other writers.

* Genealogy Forum

*  "VOICES for the PAST"

Participants giving a "voice " to the words written( letters, poems, writings, songs) by deceased friends and/or family members.  What better time and way to honor deceased loved ones than give their writings a "voice" in the here and now.  They may be gone, but their words are still with us.    Participants are encouraged to bring photos of those whose writings they are honoring, as well as copies of any of their books, articles, or letters.   Participants are welcome to set up a display of their loved ones photo, writings, memorabilia. 

 NOTE:  Anyone wishing to participate in "VOICES for the PAST",

contact Jeanne Penn Lane at the Penn's Store ~  contact info above.

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*Food will be available at Penn's Store. 

(Those with special food needs are welcome to bring their own.) 

* Books for sale.

* Plants will be available for purchase. 

NOTE:  As in the past, cards will be given to the public for writing a note to a veteran.   Cards will be collected and delivered to the VA Hospital in Lexington for distribution to the veterans.   

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Schedule subject to change 

For updates and changes go to

www.PennsStore.com 

Penn's Store FACEBOOK

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Come by the Store (Open weekends) 

Hours until October ...  Saturday (11 AM - 6 PM) ~ Sunday ( 2 PM - 6 PM )

or

PHONE: 859.332.7715   EMAIL:  PennsStore@aol.com

Also, spread the word!! We need all the help we can get!!!

Thanks to all of you who have supported Penn's Store in the past!!! We love you all!!!

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For More Information:

Penn's Store
257 Penn's Store Road
Gravel Switch, Kentucky 40328
Phone: 859-332-7706
E-mail: pennsstore@aol.com

GPS Coordinates: N37.549912; W085.028191

STORE HOURS
( All hours are "country hours" - give or take a few minutes.)

 APRIL  thru  SEPTEMBER
Saturday   11 AM ~ 6 PM
Sunday       2 PM ~ 6 PM

 OCTOBER  thru  MARCH
Saturday    11 AM ~ 5 PM
Sunday        1 PM ~ 5 PM

* Weekday hours are by perchance or appointment presently.
Weather conditions can alter Store hours.
If coming from a distance, it is advisable to call ahead. 
( 859.332-7706  or  859.332-7715 )

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This page last updated April 1, 2015