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Community Notes

Thursday, November 17, 2011

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


Brazil City Hall will be closed Thursday and Friday during Thanksgiving week.

In addition, the sanitation schedule will be on time with the exception of Thursday trash being picked up Friday.

For further information, call 443-2221.


The Wesley Chapel Church Food Bank, normally scheduled to take place on the third Saturday of each month, has been canceled for November.

Organizers will attempt to conduct a food bank for December.

For further information, call 448-8666.

Coats Available

Les Rivera, along with Coats for Kids, is working to keep those in Clay County in need, warm. Rivera purchases coats from a bulk manufacturer for reasonable prices, to give to those in need. Those interested can reach Rivera at 812-241-6421.

Shop With A Cop Reminder

The Brazil City Police Department is now accepting applications from people and families interested in its Shop-With-A-Cop program.

Applications may be picked up at the department.

All applications are due by Nov. 30.

For further information, call 446-2211.

Picking Up Leaves

The City of Brazil leaf pickup this year will be as follows:

* Week 3 -- South of U.S. 40 and east of SR 59 to Edgewood through Friday, and

* Week 4 -- South of U.S. 40 and west of SR 59.

There will be one pass only.

Those interested should call 448-8501 to be put on the pickup list.

Food Giveaway This Saturday

The Church of Our Lord Jesus, 708 E. Hendrix St., Brazil, will conduct a food giveaway Saturday, from 1-3 p.m.

For further information, call 446-3110.

Blood Drive Set At Church

Indiana Blood Center hosts hundreds of blood drives each month.

There will be a blood drive in Clay County in November.

The event will take place from 1-4 p.m., Saturday, at Annunciation Church.

For more information, call 1-800-632-4722 or log on to www.donorpoint.org.

Pageant Slated For Sunday

The annual Snowflake Pageant, sponsored by Christmas In The Park, will take place at 2 p.m., Sunday, at North Clay Middle School.

Categories include King and Queen, Prince and Princess and Duke and Duchess.

Cost to enter the pageant is $25 per child.

For further information, call Toni's Tumbling and Dance Studio at 446-1011.

Meeting Scheduled

The Clay County Republican Club will host its November meeting Monday, Nov. 21, at the Clay County Senior Citizen's Center.

The meeting will be a pitch-in dinner with the them of, "Celebrating Thankfulness."

Those interested in attending are asked to bring a covered dish to share and be prepared to tell something in which they are thankful for.

The meeting is scheduled to begin at 6:30 p.m.

For further information, call 812-201-8704.

Coffee Break At Center

The Staunton Community Center will have a coffee and donut break for the community on Tuesday, Nov. 22, from 9-11 a.m. Coffee will be .50 cents and donuts are $1.

Meeting Scheduled

The Clay County Commissioners have scheduled a special meeting for 10 a.m., Tuesday.

The meeting will take place in the Commissioner's Courtroom on the first floor of the Clay County Courthouse.

Approval of the Wallace Transfer Station will be under consideration during the meeting.

Chamber Meeting Set

The Clay County Chamber of Commerce will conduct its monthly meeting Tuesday, Nov. 22, at noon, at St. Vincent Clay Hospital.

The guest speaker will be Clay County Community Corrections Program Director Mary Brown.

For more information, call 448-8457.

Meeting Scheduled

The Brazil Board of Public Works will meet at 2 p.m., Wednesday, Nov. 23, in City Hall Council Chambers.

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

Town Council Special Meeting

The Carbon Town Council will conduct a special meeting at 4:30 p.m., Wednesday, at Carbon Town Hall in regard to the contract with Commonwealth Engineers, Inc.

Thanksgiving Dinner Time!

First Baptist Church, 413 S. Walnut St., Brazil, will conduct its 26th Thanksgiving Dinner Nov. 24.

Serving will begin at noon.

There will be no charge to attend.

For reservations, call 448-8112, and leave a message.

Delivery will be available for homebound residents in the Brazil area.

City Council Meeting Set

The Brazil Common Council has scheduled a meeting for 7 p.m., Wednesday, Nov. 30, in City Hall Council Chambers.

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

Home Tour Set For December

The annual Tri Kappa Christmas Home Tour will take place Dec. 4, from 1-5 p.m.

Tickets are available at the main branch of Riddell National Bank or by calling 442-1300 or 448-9620.

Tickets cost $5 in advance or $7 at the door.

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