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Events, announcements

Sunday, May 31, 2009

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

Deadline extended

Habitat for Humanity Clay County is extending the deadline for applications for the home to be built in Clay City this year to June 11.

All interested Clay County families may contact 812-448-1159 or write to Habitat for Humanity, Clay County, PO Box 81, Brazil, Ind., 47834.

Supplies needed

Terre Haute Savings Bank, 260 E. National Ave., Brazil, is currently collecting supplies for military stationed in Iraq and Afghanistan.

For a list of donations needed, stop by the Brazil branch. The bank will pay the postage for a monthly box to be sent to troops.


The Brazil Times is still accepting information for its Salute to Soldiers.

We are currently looking for more veterans to honor for past service.

To honor soldiers, stop by our office Monday-Friday, from 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Please include a photograph and a brief description of service.

For more information, call 812-446-2216.

Fish Fry

The Posey Township Volunteer Fire Department will host its annual fish fry fundraiser Saturday, from 3-8 p.m., at Staunton Elementary School.

A car show will also take place from 10 a.m.-1 p.m.

Advance sale tickets may be purchase from department members for $7, with tickets at the door the day of the event being sold for $8. Funds raised during the event will be used to support the rising costs of purchasing equipment and training expenses.

Meeting set

The Center Point Town Council will conduct its June meeting Saturday.

The meeting will begin at 9 a.m., at town hall.

Yard Sale!

The LEAAP Center, 501 E. Jackson St., Brazil, will conduct a yard sale Saturday, from 9 a.m.-3 p.m.

All proceeds will benefit the Family Literacy Program, which is sponsored by the center.

Anyone interested in making donations to the sale may do so May 26-29, and June 1-4, from 8:30 a.m.-3 p.m., and from 4-5:30 p.m.

For more information, call Nancy Nevins or Diane Jones at 446-2536.

Lupus Meeting

Patrons are encouraged to attend a Lupus Support Group Meeting, from 10 a.m.-noon, Saturday.

The event will take place at the Vigo County Public Library.

Space is limited. Call 1-800-948-8806 to register to attend.

Services scheduled

Memorial services have been scheduled at Calcutta Cemetery for 2 p.m., Sunday.

Those interested in attending are urged to bring their own lawn chair.

For more information, call 443-1782.

Blood drive set

The Indiana Blood Center will conduct a blood drive for fallen officers at the Clay County Justice Center from 2-6 p.m., Monday, June 8.

Camper Rally set

A vintage camper rally has been scheduled for June 11-14 at Sullivan Park and Lake in Sullivan.

All vintage campers are encouraged to attend.

The Indiana June rally is registered with Tin Can Tourists and is posted on its website.

For more information, call Roger and Erin Dulin at 448-3434 or 1-812-299-4249 or e-mail weluvzak@yahoo.com.

Picnic set

The IBM Retirees' Organization annual family picnic will take place June 14, at the Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 1550, Greencastle.

Food will be catered by the Putnam Inn and will be served from 12:30-2 p.m.

Guests and non-club members are welcome at a cost of $10 per person.

IRO annual club dues may be paid at the picnic. Couples fees are $25 for the year and single dues are $15.

Anyone planning to attend who has not reserved a spot should contact Patricia Bothwell at 1-765-653-4324, by June 8.

Arts in the Park

The Friends of McCormick's Creek State Park will conduct the Arts in the Park Festival June 26-28.

The event showcases regional artists and musicians.

The event will begin Friday at 7 p.m., with entertainment at the Nature Center Amphiteather and continue through Saturday, beginning at 10 a.m. and concluding at 5 p.m.

An art fair will take place Saturday, June 27, and music is scheduled to begin at 11:30 a.m.

The event will continue with entertainment at 11:30 a.m., Sunday, June 28, along with workshops throughout the day.

For more information, call 812-829-4344.