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Community Notes

Thursday, January 20, 2011

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


The 2011 Clay County Aspiring Artist Calendars are currently available.

Those interested in purchasing a calendar should call The Brazil Times at 446-2216, Monday-Friday, from 8 a.m.-4 p.m.

The calendars cost $5.


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.


United Day for United Way, which had been scheduled to take place today, has been postponed due to cold weather temperatures forecast for the date.

The event has been rescheduled for 6 a.m.-6 p.m., Friday, Jan. 28.

For further information, call United Way of the Wabash Valley Resource Development Director Kathy Barker at 812-235-6287 or e-mail kathy.barker@local.unitedway.org.


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.

Assessment Meeting

St. Vincent Health, along with representatives from Indiana State University, will present findings from a Community Needs Assessment survey at noon, today, at the Medical Office Building Community Room.

Lunch will be served.

Those attending are urged to RSVP to Andrea Baysinger by calling 442-2740 or e-mailing asbaysin@stvincent.org.

Coffee, Club Talk

The Rotary Club of Brazil will conduct its monthly Coffee and Club Talk from 6-7 p.m., today, at the Brazil Coffee Company, 533 E. National Ave., Brazil.

This month's topic is, "Family, Friendships and Fun," and will be presented by Past President Susan Thomas.

Program Slated

Clay County Health Beginnings CHIP (Coronary Health Improvement Program) -- a Lifestyle Medicine Program -- will be offered by the Maple Center for Integrative Health at the Staunton Community Center.

Free information sessions will take place from 6:30-7:30 p.m., today and Tuesday, at Grace Chapel, 2104 W. United States 40, Brazil.

The event will be offered Tuesday and Friday evenings beginning Monday, Feb. 7, for two weeks and then the four following Tuesdays, at the Staunton Community Center, from 5-7 p.m., for eight weeks.

Cost is $145 per person or $210 per couple.

For more information, call 448-8217 or 812-235-4867.

Food Pantry Open

The Wesley Chapel Food Bank will be open Saturday, from 9 a.m.-noon.

Food Giveaway

The Church of Our Lord Jesus, 708 E. Hendrix St., Brazil, will conduct a food giveaway Saturday, 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.

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

Bridal Show Set For Sunday

The seventh Brazil Times-Banner Graphic Bridal Show will take place from 1-4 p.m., Sunday, at Traditions Banquet Hall, 105 E. National Ave., Brazil.

Meeting Scheduled

The Clay County Chamber of Commerce will conduct its monthly membership meeting at noon, Tuesday, Jan. 25, at the St. Vincent Clay Hospital.

The speaker for the meeting is Kelly Services representative Fredia Haviland, who will discuss employment trends.

Cost is $7 for members and $10 for non-members.

For more information, call 448-8457.

3-D Snowflakes!

Those interested are invited to the Brazil Public Library to make their own Winter Wonderland Thursday, Jan. 27.

Adults and children are welcome to come and make giant 3-D snowflakes.

Supplies will be available 6-7:30 p.m.

The program is free to the public.

For more information, call 448-1981.

Info Meeting

Habitat for Humanity of Clay County will conduct an informational meeting for interested families at 7 p.m., Jan. 27.

The meeting will take place at the Brazil Public Library.

Qualifications and requirements for families interested in purchasing the next home will be discussed.

'Salute To Disney'

The Community Theatre of Clay County will be performing "A Salute to Disney," Jan. 28-29.

Tickets are $15 for adults and $10 for students up to 15-years in age.

Dessert will be served at 6:30 p.m., with the show beginning at 7:30.

Call Lisa Beyers at 442-6909 for reservations.

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 a meeting at 7 p.m., Tuesday, Feb. 1.

The regular meeting will take place in conjunction with the intent to inform the public of pursuing a grant to help erect a tornado siren at the community center.

The meeting will take place at the Harmony Community Center.

For more information, call 446-3001.

Indoor Yard Sale

Lady Knights of Annunciation Church are having an Indoor Yard Sale at Kennedy's Crossing Bingo Hall, Saturday, Feb. 19, 2011, from 8 a.m.-1 p.m., to benefit church and community service projects.

Breakfast and lunch will be available. Tables are $10 each for vendors.

Contact Martha Tempel at 443-7552 for info.

Fundraiser Scheduled

The fourth Bingo for Baskets Fundraiser will take place Friday, Feb. 25, at Cloverdale Middle School.

Doors to the event are scheduled to open at 6 p.m., with Bingo beginning at 6:30.

Those interested in attending must be 18 to play. Tickets are $15 for 20 games of Bingo.

Sponsors include Lynn's Pharmacy, Casey's of Cloverdale, Holiday Inn of Cloverdale, Island Sun Tanning, Family Video, Final Approach Restaurant, Kroger, The Inn at Walden, Children's Museum of Indianapolis, Eiteljorge Museum, Holiday World and Splashin' Safari, Texas Roadhouse and more.

For more information, call 1-765-795-2900.

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