The following is a list of upcoming events provided to The Brazil Times:
Pictures With Santa
Santa and Mrs. Claus will stop by The Brazil Times to have photographs taken with children and their parents, from 2-6 p.m., Friday, Dec. 10.
Cost is $8 for a picture, which also gets the photograph published in the newspaper Wednesday, Dec. 15.
The cost also covers size, color, and lamination of the photograph.
For more information, call 446-2216, Monday-Friday, from 8 a.m.-4 p.m.
'Decorate A Door'
Cloverleaf Healthcare, Knightsville, is sponsoring its first "Decorate a Door" contest at the facility.
The holiday creativity contest is open to the public, with prizes being awarded, including a top prize of $50 for the most creative display.
Contact Valerie McCullough or Lori Bault for more details at 446-2309.
The deadline to sign up is Monday.
Shop With A Cop
Applications for families to be considered for the annual "Shop With A Cop" program are being accepted at the Brazil City Police Department until Friday, Dec. 3.
After checking applications against other local charity organizations, families selected for the program will be notified of the dates for the two-day event, which have yet to be scheduled.
For more information, call Cpt. Mark Loudermilk at the department at 446-2211.
Donations may also be made to support the program. Checks may be dropped by the basement office of the department or sent to Brazil City Police Department, 22 S. Washington St., Brazil, Ind., 47834.
The City of Brazil is conducting leaf pickup by section on the following days:
* Southeast section -- Today and Tuesday, 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 Community Schools Central Curriculum Committee will meet at 6:30 p.m., Tuesday, Nov. 30, in the media center of North Clay Middle School.
Items on the agenda include review of new high school course proposals and course changes, as well as development of timeline for Kindergarten-12th grade science and health textbook adoption.
For more information, call 443-4461 Ext. 1811.
Executive Session Set
An executive session for the Brazil Golf Board will take place at 6 p.m., Wednesday, Dec. 1, in Brazil City Hall Council Chambers.
The Forest Park Golf Course will be discussed.
The Diabetes Self Management Group classes will continue at Putnam County Hospital.
Classes are scheduled for Thursday, 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.
Share Food Signups will take place from 9-11 a.m., Saturday, at First Christian Church, 1875 W. United States 40, Brazil.
Pickup will take place from 9-10:30 a.m., Saturday, Dec. 18.
This is the last time for the service.
The Allen Memorial Planetarium will conduct a Holiday Laser Light Show Dec. 10, at 6:30 p.m., and Dec. 11, at 2 p.m., 4 and 6 p.m.
Cost is $4 for adults and $2 for children 12-under.
Tickets will be sold at the door.
The planetarium is located on the property of Terre Haute South High School. For more information, call 812-462-4272.