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Community Notes

Monday, September 5, 2011

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

Heavy Trash Pick Up

The City of Brazil has scheduled heavy trash pick up for the month of October.

The following is a list of dates:

* If trash is picked up on Mondays, heavy trash for the area will be Oct. 7,

* If trash is picked up on Tuesdays, heavy trash for the area will be Oct. 21, and

* If trash is picked up on Thursdays, heavy trash for the area will be Oct. 28.

Those interested must call 448-8501 in advance for pick up.


The Brazil Lion' Club is currently taking orders for roses.

The club will take orders until Wednesday, Oct. 12.

Cost is $15 per dozen, pre-paid. Orders may be placed with Suellen Wegner at Terre Haute Savings Bank, 260 E. National Ave., Brazil.

Pickup of the roses will be Friday, Oct. 21, from 2-6 p.m., at the bank.

All proceeds will go toward the Brazil Lion's Club community projects.

For more information, call Wegner at 448-3100.

Story Hour

Story Hour will resume at the Brazil Public Library.

Children interested in reading with songs, crafts and stories are encouraged to attend.

Registration for story hour begins Tuesday, for children ages 3-5, and will be on a first-come, first-serve basis.

Story hour will begin Tuesday, Sept. 20, and Wednesday, Sept. 21, at 10:30 a.m.

Parents must have a valid library card and children must be potty trained.

Space is limited.

No registrations will be accepted by phone.

For more information, call 448-1981.

Classes Beginning

The Adult Basic Education classes will begin again Tuesday.

The classes will be available Monday-Thursday, from 9 a.m.-2:30 p.m., and 4-6 p.m.

The classes cover adult basic education, GED preparation and beginning and refresher courses in reading, writing and math.

Anyone 16-older who has withdrawn from high school is eligible to attend.

The classes take place at the Linking Education to Adults, Adolescents and Preschoolers (LEAAP) Center, 501 E. Jackson St., Brazil.

For further information, call 446-2536.

Legion To Meet

Members of the American Legion Post 2 will meet at 7 p.m., at V.F.W. Post 1127, Thursday, Sept. 8.

The group's trustees will meet prior to the meeting.

For additional information, call 317-796-6855.


The Reelsville Volunteer Fire Department will conduct its monthly breakfast from 7-11 a.m., Saturday, Sept. 10.

Ice Cream Social

Otter Creek Christian Church, 6299 N. Crow St., Brazil, will conduct an old-fashioned homemade ice cream social Saturday, Sept. 10, from 5-8 p.m.

There will be hot dogs, homemade desserts and many other treats available.

There will be a moonwalk for children of all ages and Riley and Cassie Hendrixon from the Greencastle area, will provide special music for the evening.

There is no charge to attend the event.

For more information, call 446-4007.

Open House

Forest Park Elementary School will conduct its open house Thursday, Sept. 15, from 6-7 p.m.

Golf Tournament

The annual Clay County Chamber of Commerce Golf Scramble will take place Friday, Sept. 16, at Forest Park Golf Course.

For further information, call 448-8457.


Those interested in learning more about Taxidermy in preparation for the upcoming hunting season are invited to the Brazil Public Library, Sept. 22.

Whitetail Impressions will be the guest speaker at the event, scheduled to start at 6:30 p.m.

For further information, call 448-1981.

Food Giveaway

The Church of Our Lord Jesus, 708 E. Hendrix St., Brazil, will conduct its next food giveaway Sept. 24, from 1-3 p.m.

For more information, call 446-3110.

Dinner Time!

An all-you-can-eat Country Rhodes Dinner will take place Sept. 29, at the Forest Park Pavilion.

The fundraiser for the Clay Community Skatepark will begin at 4:30 p.m., and conclude at 7.

Cost is $8.50 for adults and $5.50 for children 12-under.

The menu will consist of fish, shrimp, chicken strips, and side dishes. Drinks will be included, but desserts will be sold separately.

Apple Festival

The town of Bloomfield will host its annual Apple Festival Oct. 7-8, beginning at 6 a.m.

Live entertainment, food, a carnival, vendors, arts and crafts and more will be available.

Free shuttle rides will be available from downtown Bloomfield to the park.

Handicapped parking will be available.

The parade will be Oct. 9, at 2 p.m.

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