Weekend Happenings

Friday, April 17, 2009

The following is a list of this weekend's events provided to The Brazil Times:

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., today.

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 today, 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.

Humane Society Fish Fry!

The Clay County Humane Shelter will conduct a Jonah Fish Fry today, 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.

Bowling Green VFD Fish Fry!

The Bowling Green Volunteer Fire Department is sponsoring a Fish Fry from 4-8 p.m., today at the firehouse in Bowling Green. The department will also be raffling off several items, including a Grand Prize of a whole hog (with processing included).

Funds raised during the event will be used by the department to purchase new equipment and a fire truck this year along with replacing the roof on the firehouse.

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 today, 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.

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.

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