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Community Notes

Thursday, May 26, 2011

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

Volunteers Needed

The Rotary Club of Brazil is searching for groups for grounds pick-up during the 4th of July Celebration for the mornings of June 29-July 5.

Organizations interested are asked to pick one or more days.

Pay is $75 daily.

Rotary will supply bags and disposal.

Typically, pick-up begins at 8 a.m., and usually takes one hour.

For more information, call Rob Dispennett at 812-241-0927.

Reading Club

Summer Reading Club signups begin Wednesday, June 1, at the Brazil Public Library.

All ages are encouraged to signup, but they must have a valid library card to participate in the reading club and claim prizes, although the following weekly programs are free and open to the public:

* June 8 -- Make A Take crafts,

* June 15 -- Kool Smiles,

* June 22 -- Meet "If You Give A Pig and Pancake,"

* June 29 -- Brazil Police and Fire Departments,

* July 6 -- Amazon John and Silly Safaris,

* July 13 -- Community Theatre of Clay County, and

* July 20 -- Around the World with Dance.

For more information, call 448-1981.


In observance of the Memorial Day holiday Monday, Brazil City Hall will be closed and will reopen for business Tuesday.

In addition, the Sanitation Department will operate one day behind schedule for the week of May 30-June 3.

For more information, call 443-2221.


The Clay County Courthouse, Clay County Highway Department and all county offices will be closed Monday, in recognition of Memorial Day.

All offices will reopen for business Tuesday.

Scholarship Notice

The Clay County Beef Cattle Association is seeking to promote youth involvement in the beef industry.

Any 2010-11 high school junior or senior, or college freshman, involved in the beef industry is encouraged to complete an application for a monetary scholarship.

Applications are available at the Clay County Extension Office, from Brenda Culler by calling 495-6471 or from Becky Butt at 864-2276.

Applications are due to Culler or Butt by Wednesday, June 1.


The Terre Haute Friends Church, 2900 S. 9 St., Terre Haute, will conduct a revival May 31-June 5.

Events will begin at 7 p.m., each evening. In addition, a Sunday, June 5, morning worship has been scheduled for 10:30 a.m., with evening services at 6 p.m.

Evangelist Rev. and Mrs. Wesley Fish will be the special guest.

All are welcome to attend.

For more information, call Rev. David Lowe at 812-533-0472.

Open House

The Coffee Grounds will conduct an official Open House Wednesday, June 1, from 1-3 p.m.

The event will take place in conjunction with the business' new location, 1115 E. National Ave., Brazil.

Coffee and cookies will be available.

For more information, call 446-5282.


The Subway/Rotary Healthy Kids 1-mile Fun Run will take place Saturday, June 4, at 11 a.m., at the Forest Park Pavilion.

The event is for children ages 5-12. There will be eight practice sessions. For more information, call 448-8725.

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