The following is a list of upcoming area events as provided to The Brazil Times:
Officials with the Wesley Chapel Food Pantry recently announced they will no longer conduct monthly food pantry events.
For further information, call 448-8666.
The Harmony Town Council will conduct its meetings on the first Tuesday of each month.
Meetings will take place at the Harmony Community Center at 7 p.m.
All are welcome to attend the meetings.
The Clay County Redevelopment Commission will conduct its annual organizational meeting Wednesday, Jan. 18, at 6:30 p.m., in the Commissioner's Courtroom at the Clay County Courthouse.
The regular monthly meeting will immediately follow the organizational meeting.
The City of Brazil Board of Public Works and Safety will conduct an executive session Thursday, Jan. 19, at 8:30 a.m., in Council Chambers at Brazil City Hall.
Committee Meeting Set
The Northview High School Postprom Committee will meet Thursday, Jan. 19, at 6 p.m., in room 214 at the high school.
For more information, call 448-2661 Ext. 1300.
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.
Local author Marjorie E. Hopkins will conduct a book signing event Saturday, Jan. 21, from 1-3 p.m., at Java Haute, 3805 Wabash Ave., Terre Haute.
Hopkins will be available to sign copies of her novel, "Dying to Meet Him: Wit and Wisdom from a Funeral Director's Wife."
The Northview High School Big Brother/Big Sister program will sponsor a Zumbathon Saturday, Jan. 21, from 1-3 p.m., at North Clay Middle School.
The event will take place to raise money for the organization.
Cost is $10.
Parking will be allowed in the front of North Clay and doors open at 12:30 p.m.
Chamber Meeting Set
The Clay County Chamber of Commerce will meet at noon, Tuesday, Jan. 24, at St. Vincent Clay Hospital.
The speaker for the event will be Brazil Mayor Brian Wyndham, who will discuss future plans for the City of Brazil.
Cost for lunch is $7 for members and $10 for non-members.
For further information, call 448-8457.
Youth 8-older should stop by the Brazil Public Library Wednesday, Jan. 25, between 6-7 p.m., to make and take a 3D snowflake.
The craft project is free and open to the public.
For further information, call 448-1981.
Make A Snowflake!
Youth 7-under should stop by the Brazil Public Library Thursday, Jan. 26, between 6-7 p.m., to make and take a 3D snowflake.
The craft project is free and open to the public. For further information, call 448-1981.
The Lady Volunteers of Staunton will sponsor a community dinner Friday, Jan. 27, from 4-7 p.m., at the Staunton Community Center.
The dinner will consist of chicken and noodles, mashed potatoes, green beans, salad, dinner rolls and dessert, along with coffee, tea or lemonade.
Cost is $8 for adults and $5 for children 10-under.
All proceeds will benefit the Staunton Community Center.
The Church of Our Lord Jesus, 708 E. Hendrix St., Brazil, will conduct a food giveaway Saturday, Jan. 28, from 1-3 p.m.
For more information, call 446-3110.
Finance Board To Meet
The Clay County Board of Finance will conduct its annual meeting at 10:30 a.m., Jan. 30, in the Commissioner's Courtroom of the Clay County Courthouse.
Soup Bowl Benefit
Tickets for the second Soup Bowl Benefit are on sale now. The event will take place at the Maryland Community Church, 4700 S. State Road 46, Terre Haute, from 5-7 p.m., Feb. 4.
For further information on tickets, call 812-232-1447.
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.
The Clay County Chamber of Commerce will sponsor a Cornhole Tournament Thursday, Feb. 23, at the Brazil Elks Lodge.
For further information, call 448-8457.