Community Calendar 5/1/24 edition

May 02, 2024

Saturday, May 4

-THE GATHERING, Festival at Oneida Community Park- May 4, 2024 starts at 11:00 a.m.

Sunday, May 5

-Oneida Annual Car Show May 5th, 1 p.m. at Oneida Park. Sponsored by Backstreet Outdoor Adventures Campground.

-20th Anniversary Unity Walk May 5th at 3:30 p.m. beginning at Eastern Kentucky University and ending at Rawlings-Stinson Park.

Thursday, May 9

-The Good Continue Event will be held May 9th at 4 p.m. at the Rawlings and Stinson Park. Free Admission with local vendors, food trucsks, live entertainment, inflatables, face painting, and Barbie Meet & Greet.



-Pins & Needles Homemakers Club meets every 3rd Saturday at 10 a.m. Excel Building besides McDonalds.

-The Tiger and Lady Tiger Basketball Camp for K-8th will be held May 20-22 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Fundamental instruction by CCHS basketball players and coaches. Regristration fee is $75, Additional Family Member is $50.

-The last day to accept EKU Merit Scholarships in myEKU is June 1, 2024. May 1 is the EKU Foundation Scholarship Application (including the new Manchester Scholarship Fund) deadline. Apply here:

-Clay Cruisers 20 years ‘A Blast From The Past’ July 28th 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. sponsored by the Clay Historical Society.

-Clay County Days Festival May 30th-June 1st in downtown Manchester.

-EKU Manchester New Student Orientation is now open for Fall 2024. All students planning to attend EKU Manchester must register for a Manchester Campus New Student Orientation.

Register here:

-Backroads of Appalachia Mountain Tour will be in downtown Manchester on May 18th. All are welcome! Cars, Bikes, Trucks, Offroad, Slingshots, if it has wheels come participate in this show! Event will be from 1-5 p.m.

-City of Manchester’s 80’s Movie Date Night on Friday, May 17th at 8 p.m. Contest for best 80’s hair, Best 80’s Couple with the movie Dirty Dancing beginning at 9 p.m.


-Clay Board of Education meets regularly on the first and last Monday of each month at 6 p.m.

-Clay Fiscal Court meets the second Thursday at 3 p.m.

-Manchester City Council meets the third Monday of each month at 6 p.m.

-Manchester/Clay County Chamber of Commerce meets the second Wednesday each month at noon at the Community Room above the Clay Public Library.