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Sunday, May 22, 2011

The following is information regarding area reunions as provided to The Brazil Times:

Reelsville High School

The Reelsville High School students of the 1960s will conduct a reunion June 4, from 3 p.m., to dark, at DePauw's Nature Park, Greencastle.

Those attending are asked to bring a covered dish and lawn chairs.

For more information, call Bill Bond's in Reelsville.

Mother of All Reunions

Every year since 1998, alumni of Brazil High School graduating classes from 1950-59 get together for a huge reunion at Forest Park.

The pitch-in picnic-style event occurs, rain or shine, on the third Saturday each June and starts at 11 a.m. This year, the event will take place Saturday, June 18.

Lunch will be at noon, but come early. A few hours of fellowship will take place following lunch.

The event will take place at the north end of the Cow Palace.

Bring a camera and memories. Bring significant others.

Those attending are encouraged to bring a covered dish with something in it. Paper plates and plastic forks will be provided. Table service is asked to be brought as well as non-alcoholic beverages.

BHS Class of 1971

The Brazil High School Class of 1971 will celebrate its 40th anniversary with a reunion Saturday, July 2.

The milestone reunion of Red Devils will take place at the Renaissance Banquet and Conference Center, on the corner of National Avenue and Franklin Street, Brazil.

The evening of recollections will begin with a social hour at 6 p.m., followed by dinner at 7.

A class photo will be taken prior to dinner.

Anyone with BHS Class of 1971 souvenirs are encouraged to bring them for display.

Cost for the evening is $20 for singles, and $35 for couples.

Send money to Matt Huber, 8924 N. Kennedy Crossing Rd., Brazil.

For more information, call 448-3420.

Northview Class of 1986

Plans are underway for the 25th reunion of the Northview High School class of 1986.

The reunion will take place July 9, at the Renaissance Hall, 101 W. National Ave., Brazil.

Social hour will be from 6-7 p.m., with the meal beginning at 7.

There will be entertainment following dinner.

There is also a family day being planned for Sunday, July 10.

More details will follow.

For more information, call Michele Knierim Neese at 812-986-2301 or e-mail neese@iendeavor.com, or call Andrea Waymire Minor at 812-249-5916 or e-mail aminor9502@aol.com.

Van Buren Class of 1956

The Van Buren High School class of 1956 will celebrate its 55th anniversary with a reunion Saturday, Aug. 6.

The event for the Blue Devils will take place at the Center Point United Methodist Fellowship Hall.

The celebration will begin at 5:30 p.m., for fellowship with classmates, followed with dinner at 6.

Cost is $16 per person.

Letters will be mailed to classmates the committee has addresses for. Those who were a member of the class and have not attended reunions for a while are encouraged to contact committee members, including Bette Mosteller Fisher (446-9213), Marilyn Sheese Whittington (443-6436), Everett Michaels (835-4241), or Phylis Weaver Phegley (234-3746).

Anyone having information on Linda Clark or Elmer Tongrett are urged to call committee members.

Editor's Note: Those wishing to send in reunion information may do so by bringing in the information to The Times' office, 100 N. Meridian St., Brazil, Monday-Friday, from 8 a.m.-4 p.m., or e-mail to scoop1j@gmail.com, or fax to 812-446-0938.

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