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Community Notes

Sunday, November 14, 2010

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

Paper Schedule

During the week of Thanksgiving, Nov. 22-26, The Brazil Times will publish newspapers Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday.

Papers will not be published Tuesday, Nov. 23, and Thursday, Nov. 25.

In addition, The Times' office will be closed Thanksgiving Day.

For more information, call 446-2216, Monday-Friday, from 8 a.m.-4 p.m.

Leaf pickup

The City of Brazil is conducting leaf pickup by section on the following days:

* Northwest section -- Today and Tuesday,

* Northeast section -- Wednesday, Nov. 19, and 22-23, and

* Southeast section -- Nov. 24, 29-30 and Dec. 1-2.

Residents are asked to rake all leaves into the street, along the curb, and remove all parked cars during these time periods to allow access for the leaf machine.

For more information, contact City Hall at 443-2221.


The Clay County Humane Shelter has launched NOVEMPURRR, for the remainder of the month.

More than 100 cats are currently housed at the shelter.

Shelter officials said for the rest of the month, residents may adopt any cats 6-months or older for $25.

For more information, call the shelter at 446-5126.

'Season Of Thanks'

The Christian Women's Club of Terre Haute invites all to a "Season Of Thanks" luncheon at the MCL Meeting Room at the Meadows Shopping Center in Terre Haute.

The event will take place at 11 a.m., Tuesday. Tickets are $3.

A special feature of "Christmas Goodies," will be led by Carlene Dickison, Brazil.

Music will be performed by Cindy Thomas, Terre Haute.

The speaker will be Carole Ledbetter, Ottawa, Ill.

For more information, call 217-275-3410 or 812-466-5637.

Parents Night Out

Wee Luv Kids Child Care, located at State Road 59 and Airport Road, will conduct a Parents Night Out Friday, from 6-10 p.m.

For more information, call the daycare at 443-8522.

Passport Fair scheduled

The Brazil Post Office will conduct a Passport Fair from 8 a.m.-2 p.m., Saturday.

Those interested in attending should bring their birth certificate and driver's license.

For more information, call 448-1293.

Bottle, Pottery Show

The Wabash Valley Antique Bottle and Pottery Club will present the 13th Illiana Antique Bottle and Pottery Show and Sale Saturday.

The event will take place at the Shadow Auction Barn, 1517 Maple Ave., Terre Haute.

Show hours are 9 a.m.-2 p.m., and admission is free.

The organization will also conduct a Historical Bottle Auction at 7 p.m., Friday, Nov. 19.

For more information, call Ed Newman at 812-235-2712.

Food Giveaway slated

The Church of Our Lord Jesus, 708 E. Hendrix St., Brazil, will conduct a food giveaway Saturday, from 1-3 p.m.

For more information, call 446-3110.

Open House scheduled

VistaCare Hospice, 3401 S. 4th St., Terre Haute, will conduct a Community Open House from 2-5 p.m., Tuesday, Nov. 23.

Complimentary refreshments will be served along with a chance to win door prizes.

For more information, call 812-478-3250.

Thanksgiving Dinner

The First Baptist Church, 413 S. Walnut St., Brazil, will conduct its 25th Thanksgiving Day Dinner at noon, Thursday, Nov. 25.

All families are invited to attend and there is no charge.

For reservations, call 448-8112 and leave a message.

Delivery is available for only homebound residents in the Brazil area.

Diabetes Classes

The Diabetes Self Management Group classes will continue at Putnam County Hospital.

Classes are scheduled for Thursday, Dec. 2, and Thursday, Dec. 9.

Morning classes meet 9 a.m.-noon, and afternoon classes meet 1-4 p.m.

The classes are open to anyone dealing with Diabetes. There are sessions, including "101: What is Diabetes," and "201: Nutrition Education."

Cost is $25 for both classes and if a patient pre-registers, they save $5.

A doctor's referral is not necessary to attend the classes.

To enroll, call 1-765-658-2760.

Meeting changed

The monthly meeting of the Brazil/Clay County Airport board will be changed effective in December, to the first Tuesday of each month at 6 p.m.

In case of a conflict with a holiday, the meeting will take place on the second Tuesday of that month.

Also, the location will be moved from the airport lounge to the Clay County Commissioner's Court Room on the first floor of the Clay County Courthouse.

The first meeting there will take place Dec. 7, at 6 p.m.

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