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Area events, announcements 4-17-09

Thursday, April 16, 2009

Times Staff Report

The following is a list of upcoming events provided to The Brazil Times:

Relay Team Notice

Any Relay For Life team that needs pictures taken for a special publication, which will appear in The Brazil Times is urged to call The Times' office at 812-446-2216, Monday-Friday, from 8 a.m.-5 p.m.

Times' Brief

It has come to the attention of The Brazil Times that some of our regular subscribers have not received their Monday edition lately.

Those subscribers are urged to call 812-446-2216, Monday-Friday, from 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Ask for Karen Barnhart.

Entry forms online

An entry form for this year's VFW Loyalty Day Parade is now available online. Visit www.thebraziltimes.com and click on 2009 Loyalty Day Parade Entry Form label under the "Forms" header on the left side of the page to enter and for more information about the event, which will take place Saturday, May 9.

Pitch-in Dinner

The Clay County Retired Teachers Association has scheduled a pitch-in dinner for today at 6:30 p.m.

The event will take place at the YMCA in Brazil.

Drinks and tableware will be provided. Those interested in attending are asked to bring a covered dish. There will be door prizes and several raffle items.

Jana Sinders of Outback Gardening, Clay City, will be the guest speaker.

In addition, Indiana Retired Teachers Association Executive Director Andy Thomas will be available for questions regarding the organization.

Pancake breakfast

The Vigo County Conservation Club will be hosting an all-you-can-eat pancake breakfast from 7-10 a.m., Saturday, at the club, 10382 Grotto Rd., Terre Haute.

Cost for the breakfast, which will also have scrambled eggs, sausage and gravy, is $5 for adults and $2 for children.

For more information, call 442-0171.

Crop for a Cure

"Crop for a Cure," a scrap booking event, will be hosted by Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology Sports and Recreation Center, 5500 Wabash Avenue, Terre Haute, from 9 a.m.-7 p.m., Saturday.

The cost is $25, and funds raised will benefit the Susan G. Komen For a Cure Wabash Valley. Lunch and supper, along with snacks and beverages, will be provided along with a yard sale table.

There will also be door prizes and vendors available.

For more information, contact event chair Kae Smith at 812-859-4553 or by e-mail at wcropforthecure@yahoo.com.

WVGS Program

The Wabash Valley Genealogy Society (WVGS) will present speaker Jan Aikman Dickson Saturday, in the Vigo County Public Library.

The event is scheduled to begin at 10 a.m. and conclude at 2 p.m.

For more information on events or programs, visit www.inwvgs.org or call Tom Isbell at 812-894-2404 or e-mail Thomas.isbell@gmail.com.

Zoeller to speak

Indiana Attorney General Greg Zoeller will be the keynote speaker at this year's Clay County Lincoln Day Dinner.

The event will take place Saturday, at the Center Point United Methodist Church. The dinner is open to the public and will begin at 6 p.m. Tickets are $25 and may be purchased at the door. Reservations may be made by calling 448-8081.

Fish Fry!

The Clay County Humane Shelter will conduct a Jonah Fish Fry Saturday, April 18, from 4-7 p.m., at the Kennedy Crossing Bingo Hall.

Cost will be $8 for adults and $4 for children 12-under.

Hot dogs will also be served.

For more information, call 446-5126.

Homeward Bound Walk

Wabash Valley Social Service agencies will participate in the first Homeward Bound Walk at Fairbanks Park in Terre Haute Sunday.

All proceeds from the event will be used to provide housing and supportive services for the Wabash Valley homeless.

For further information, log on to www.homewardbound.org.

Spring Workshop

All are invited to the Clay Extension Homemakers' Spring Workshop Tuesday, April 21, at 6:30 p.m.

The speaker of the evening will be Alice Alderson, Parke County CFS Extension Educator.

For more information, call 448-9041.

Meeting scheduled

The Center Point Town Council will conduct its May meeting at the Town Hall at 1 p.m., Saturday, May 2.

Any interested individuals are urged to attend.

Kindergarten roundup

Clay Community Schools' dates for kindergarten roundup have been set.

The following are the remaining dates:

* East Side Elementary, April 21, 6:30 p.m.,

* Forest Park Elementary, April 22, 1 p.m., and

* Meridian Elementary, April 23, 6 p.m.,

For more information, call 443-4461 or e-mail knustk@clay.k12.in.cu.

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