The following is a list of upcoming area events as provided to The Brazil Times:
The Sanitation Department will run one day behind schedule due to the holidays during the week of Jan. 2-6.
For further information, call 443-2221.
Ivy Tech Classes
The Linking Education to Adults, Adolescents and Preschoolers (LEAAP) Center, 501 E. Jackson St., Brazil, and Ivy Tech Community College are teaming together to offer college courses for interested individuals.
To learn more about programs or courses, call the LEAAP Center at 446-2536.
The Wabash Valley Genealogy Society will welcome Tim Phipps at its meeting Monday.
Phipps will present, "Family History in the Civil War Era."
The program is open to the public and will take place at the Vigo County Public Library, from 6:30-8:30 p.m., with doors opening at 6 p.m.
The Wabash Valley Bee Club is inviting all to view the documentary, "Vanishing of the Bees," Jan. 11, 2012, in Meeting Room C of the Vigo County Public Library.
For further information, e-mail Riley.Honey.Farm@gmail.com.
Interested individuals are invited to the Brazil Public Library at 6 p.m., Thursday, Jan. 19, to learn how to make a 3D snowflake.
The program is free for adults and open to the public. For more information about adult, teen and youth programs, call 448-1981.
The Indiana Blood Center will host a blood drive at the Brazil National Guard Armory Jan. 21, 2012, from noon-3 p.m. The blood center hosts hundreds of drives each month.
Donors may find the most up-to-date blood drive information or schedule an appointment by visiting www.donorpoint.org or by calling 1-800-632-4722 and selecting option No. 4. For further information, call 1-800-632-4722.
Classes for the Purdue Master Gardeners course will begin Feb. 13, and conclude May 14.
Cost for the program is $115, which covers course materials, speakers and a copy of the New Purdue Master Gardener book that was recently created.
The deadline to register is Jan. 31, at 4 p.m.