The following is a list of upcoming area events as provided to The Brazil Times:
Mobile Food Pantry
The Catholic Charities mobile food pantry will take place the second Tuesday of every month from 10 a.m. to noon at the Bowling Green community building.
The Clay County Local Emergency Planning Committee will conduct its regular 2012 meetings prior to the Clay County Fire Chief's Association at 6 p.m., with the chief's meetings at 7 p.m., during the following dates:
* Feb. 22 -- At the Poland Fire House,
* May 15 -- At the Dick Johnson Fire House,
* Aug. 21 -- At the Van Buren Fire House, and
* Nov. 20 -- At the Posey Township Fire House.
The Popcorn Festival of Clay County will meet Monday, Feb. 13, at 6 p.m., at Brazil City Hall Council Chambers, in its first meeting of the year.
The organization has scheduled to meet at 6 p.m., during the second Monday of each month.
Park Board To Meet
The Brazil Parks and Recreation Board will conduct a meeting Tuesday, Feb. 14, at 6:30 p.m., in Brazil City Hall Council Chambers.
General business will be discussed and the public is welcome to attend.
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.
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.
The Northview High School Band Boosters will serve a chicken and noodle dinner as part of the school band program's annual pops concert.
The event will take place from 11 a.m.-2 p.m., Sunday, Feb. 19, at the high school cafeteria.
Cost is $6.50 for adults and $4.25 for children 10-under. Children 2-under will be admitted free.
The event will also include performances at 12:30 p.m., 1:30 and 2:30, in the high school auditorium.
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.
The Lady Volunteers will be serving dinner to the public Friday, Feb. 24, from 4-7 p.m., at the Staunton Community Center.
The meal includes baked pork loin, mashed potatoes and gravy, rolls, candied carrots, salad, drink and dessert.
Cost is $9 for adults and $5 for children 10 and under. All proceeds benefit the Staunton Community Center.