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Community Notes

Tuesday, August 23, 2011

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

Judge Needed

The Bowling Green Old Settlers Committee is currently looking for a male judge for its Little Miss and Little Mr. Contests.

The contest will take place Saturday, Aug. 27, 2011, beginning at 8:45 a.m.

For further information, call 812-240-8013 or 812-835-3004.

Car Seat Station

The Clay County Sheriff's Department has established a Permanent Child Safety Seat Fitting Station for the inspection and installation of car seats.

For more information or to schedule an appointment, contact Sheriff Mike Heaton, Chief Deputy Rob Gambill, or Deputy Casey Judge at 446-2535 Ext. 5.

Trash Pickup

The City of Brazil is reminding residents that during weekly trash pickup, the Sanitation Department will only take up to 10 bags per residence.

The department will not take oversized items like carpet, mattresses and sofas during its normal schedule.

For questions, call City Hall at 443-2221.

Tutoring Offered

The Clay County Adult Literacy Program will conduct free private tutoring sessions at the Brazil Public Library for adults who wish to improve their reading skills or would like to learn to read.

Pamphlets are currently available at various locations around the city.

Those wishing to take part in the sessions are urged to return the pamphlet to the Clay County Adult Literacy Program, 204 N. Walnut St., Brazil, Ind., 47834.

For more information, call 446-1331.

Classes Available

The Clay County Health Department has available free smoking cessation counseling and smoking cessation products.

For more information or to make an appointment, call 448-9021.

Special Meeting

The Common Council of the City of Brazil will conduct a special meeting today, at 7 p.m.

The 2012 budget will be discussed.

For further information, call 443-2221.

Guest Speaker

Staunton First Christian Church, 101 W. Columbus St., Staunton, will host guest speaker Dr. Leonard Thompson during its Bible Study meeting today.

The event is scheduled to begin at 7 p.m.

Thompson will be on hand to discuss the religion of Islam.

For example, he will discuss what the Quran teaches, the differences between Sunni and Shiites and more.

The public is invited to the meeting.

For more information, call 446-3211.

Meeting Set

The Brazil Board of Public Works will conduct its monthly meeting at 10 a.m., Thursday, Aug. 25, in Brazil City Hall Council Chambers.

General business will be discussed and the public is welcome to attend.

Meeting Set

The Clay County Redevelopment Commission will meet Wednesday, Aug. 31, at 6:30 p.m.

The meeting will be at the Clay County Courthouse Commissioner's Courtroom.

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