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Community Notes

Sunday, January 2, 2011

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


The Brazil Times is looking for a person interested in providing volunteer commentating and videography for girls' and boys' basketball games this season.

Those interested should contact The Times at 446-2216, Monday-Friday, from 8 a.m.-4 p.m.

Holiday Closing

The Clay County Historical Society has closed the doors of the museum for the winter months.

The museum will re-open March 14.

There will be no membership meeting until March 7, 2011.

For more information or to schedule a group tour during this time, call 443-1844.

Euchre Games Postponed

Due to weather conditions, the Posey Township Euchre Group has canceled the remainder of its meetings this year.

The group meets weekly on Tuesdays at the Staunton Community Center.

It plans to reconvene for games at 12:45 p.m., Tuesday, Jan. 11, 2011.

Holiday Closing

The Clay County Genealogical Society was closed New Year holiday, but will reopen at 1 p.m., Wednesday.

For special openings during this time, call Alice Ann Courtney at 442-1502 or Joyce Oehler at 448-1838.


The Clay County Humane Society is looking for "cat socializers" to play with cats.

Interested people may come to the Humane Society any day from noon-5 p.m.

The Shelter is located at 8280 N County Road 125 W, Brazil.


The Reelsville Volunteer Fire Department will conduct its monthly breakfast from 7-11 a.m., Saturday, Jan. 8, 2011.

The menu will consist of biscuits, gravy, pancakes, eggs, bacon and sausage.

Star Program

The Allen Memorial Planetarium will present a seasonal star program Friday, at 6:30 p.m., and Saturday, at 2 and 4 p.m.

The 30-minute educational program will introduce the constellations and other astronomical wonders of the winter season. There is no charge for the program, but donations will be accepted.

The planetarium is located at Terre Haute South High School.

For more information, call 812-462-4272.


The annual Clay County Day Luncheon will take place in Bradenton, Fla., Jan. 20, 2011, at the Mattison's Riverside Ballroom at Twin Dolphin Marina.

Reservation letters have been mailed to past attendees. If there are any Clay Countians who wish to attend who did not receive a letter, call B.J. Hofmann, Chairman, at 812-239-9600.

Food Giveaway

The Church of Our Lord Jesus, 708 E. Hendrix St., Brazil, will conduct a food giveaway Jan. 22, from 1-3 p.m.

For more information, call 446-3110.


The Wabash Valley will be treated to the experience of the national touring Pink Floyd Tribute band, Echoes of Pompeii, at the Scottish Rite Lodge, located at 8th and Ohio streets, Saturday, Jan. 22.

The concert is scheduled to begin at 8 p.m. Tickets cost $15. For more information, call 812-264-9784.

Bald Eagle Day

Duke Energy will conduct its 16th Bald Eagle Viewing Day Saturday, Jan. 29, 2011, at its Cayuga electric power plant along the Wabash River just north of Terre Haute.

The event is free and open to the public and will take place from 9 a.m.-3 p.m.

Reservations are not necessary.

First Meeting Of New Year

The Harmony Town Council will conduct its first meeting of 2011 at 7 p.m., Tuesday, Feb. 1, at the Harmony Community Center.

There is no meeting scheduled to take place in January.

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