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Community Notes

Thursday, February 2, 2012

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

Story Hour!

Registration for Story Hour at the Brazil Public Library has started and will be accepted on a first-come-first-serve basis for children ages 3-5.

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

Story Hour will begin Tuesday, Feb. 7, and Wednesday, Feb. 8, at 10:30 a.m.

No registrations will be accepted by phone.

For further information, call 448-1981.

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.

Meeting Scheduled

A meeting of the Brazil Board of Public Works and Safety will take place Feb. 8, at 10 a.m., in the Brazil City Hall Council Chambers. General business will be discussed and the public is welcome to attend.

Council To Meet

A regular meeting of the Brazil Common Council will take place Wednesday, Feb. 8, at 7 p.m., in Brazil City Hall Council Chambers. General business will be discussed and the public is welcome to attend.

Breakfast!

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

Open House

Habitat for Humanity of Clay County recently announced it will conduct a dedication ceremony and open house for the Mary Ann Hofmann family home.

The event will take place from 2-4 p.m., Sunday, Feb. 12, at 518 E. Ridge St., Brazil.

The community is invited to attend and tour the home.

Refreshments will be served following the dedication ceremony.

Gardener Courses

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.

Craft Time!

All are invited to the Brazil Public Library Thursday, Feb. 16, at 6 p.m., to make a spring luminary.

Cost of the craft project is $3. Those interested in attending must pre-register and prepay for the event.

Space is limited.

For further information, call 448-1981.

Pancakes!

The Clay County Boy Scout Troop 101 will conduct a Pancake Breakfast and Winter Bazaar from 6:30-10 a.m., Feb. 18.

The event will take place at the Brazil National Guard Armory, 970 W. Craig Ave., Brazil.

Cost is $5 for adults and $3 for children (5-under).

All funds from the event will be used to send Scouts from Troop 101 to summer camp.

Cornhole!

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.

Poetry Competition

Wabash Valley Outdoor Sculpture Collection and Arts Illiana recently announced it is accepting entries for the 2012 Max Ehrmann Poetry Competition.

Entries must be mailed or delivered by Feb. 24.

Completed entry forms and poems should be delivered or mailed to Art Spaces, Inc., 669 Ohio St., Terre Haute, Ind., 47807.

For further information or an entry form, log on to www.wabashvalleyartspaces.com or www.artsilliana.org, or send requests to info@wabashvalleyartspaces.com. Those interested may also call 812-235-2801 or 812-235-5007.



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