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Community Notes

Sunday, January 23, 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.


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.

Meeting Scheduled

The Clay County Chamber of Commerce will conduct its monthly membership meeting at noon, Tuesday, 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.

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.

A free information session will take place from 6:30-7:30 p.m., 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 1-812-235-4867.

3-D Snowflakes!

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

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.

United Day For United Way

United Day for United Way has been scheduled to take place from 6 a.m.-6 p.m., Friday.

For further information, call United Way of the Wabash Valley Resource Development Director Kathy Barker at 1-812-235-6287 or e-mail kathy.barker@local.unitedway.org.

'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 Scheduled

Duke Energy will conduct its 16th Bald Eagle Viewing Day Saturday, Jan. 29, 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.

Prom Dress Sale

The Parke County 4-H Fair Board will host a prom dress sale from 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Saturday, Feb. 5.

The event will take place in the Parke County Extension Office Meeting Room, located on the Parke County Fairgrounds, Rockville.

For further information, call Alice Alderson at the Parke County Extension office at 1-765-569-3176.


The Vigo County Parks and Recreation Department will host the 25th Pancake Breakfast at the Fowler Park Log Barn Saturday, Feb. 19, and Sunday, Feb. 20, from 8 a.m.-1 p.m.

Adults will be served pancakes, sausage patties, pure maple syrup and a drink for $5. Cost for children 6-under is $2.

For further information, call 1-812-462-3392 or e-mail Kara.Kish@VigoCounty.in.gov.

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