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Community Notes

Friday, November 18, 2011

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

No Paper Thursday

The Brazil Times will not publish a newspaper Thursday, Nov. 24, in observance of Thanksgiving Day.

However, The Times will publish a paper Tuesday, Nov. 22.

For further information, call 446-2216, Monday-Friday, from 8 a.m.-4 p.m.

City Hall Closed

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.

Yearbooks Available

The 2010-11 Northview High School yearbook is available at the school.

For more information, contact Joey Bennett at benettj@clay.k12.in.us, or call 448-2661 Ext. 1219, between 8 a.m.-3:30 p.m.


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

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.

Meeting Scheduled

The Clay County Republican Club will host its November meeting Monday, 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

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.

Commissioners To Meet

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.

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.

Council To Meet

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.

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.

Craft Time!

Children ages 8-14 are invited to the Brazil Public Library at 6 p.m., Wednesday, Nov. 30, to make a tissue paper Christmas Wreath.

For more information, call 448-1981.

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 Scheduled

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.

Pottery Show

The Wabash Valley Antique Bottle and Pottery Club will present the 14th Illiana Antique Bottle and Pottery Show and Sale Saturday, at the Shadow Auction Barn, 1517 Maple Ave., Terre Haute.

Show hours are 9 a.m.-2 p.m.

Admission to the event is free.

In addition, the Historical Bottle and Pottery Auction will take place Friday, Nov. 18, at 7 p.m.

For further information, call Ed Newman at 812-235-2712.

Food Giveaway

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

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.

Free Dinner

A free Thanksgiving Dinner will be conducted at the Fontanet Community Center Saturday, from 2-6 p.m.

The event is sponsored by the Nevins Township/Fontanet Action Community Team.


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.

Courthouse Open

The Clay County Courthouse will be open the evening of the annual Christmas In The Park Parade, set for Friday, Nov. 25.

The courthouse will be open at 5:30 p.m. The parade is scheduled to begin at 6:30 p.m.

Employees at the courthouse will serve hot chocolate, coffee and cookies. There is no cost.

Meeting set

The monthly meeting of the K&H Regional Sewer District has been changed in November due to the Thanksgiving holiday.

The meeting will take place Tuesday, at 7 p.m., in the Knightsville Community Center.

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