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Community Notes

Sunday, June 3, 2012

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

Meeting Set

The Clay County Historical Society will meet June 4, at 7 p.m., in the lower level of the museum.

The guest speaker will be Terre Haute resident Joy Sacapulos.

Special Meeting

The Clay County Health Department is sponsoring an informational meeting for all area businesses June 5, from 7-8:30 p.m., regarding Indiana becoming a smoke-free state and how to transition into a smoke-free environment. The meeting will take place at the YMCA of Clay County, located on Kruzan Street, Brazil. The law takes affect July 1.

Blood Drives

The Indiana Blood Center will host three blood drives in June in Clay County.

The following are the locations of the blood drives, including date and times:

* June 7 -- Clay County Sheriff's Department, 1:30-6:30 p.m.,

* June 11 -- Holly Hill, 10 a.m.-noon, and

* June 16 -- Annunciation Church, 9 a.m.-noon.

Open House

According to officials with the Southern Indiana Vintage Camper Rally, registrations for the upcoming event are no longer being accepted as the event -- scheduled for June 9-10 -- is sold out.

However, all are invited to the Show and Shine Open House Saturday, June 9, from 1-4 p.m., at Fowler Park and Pioneer Village, located south of Terre Haute on United States 41 on East Oregon Church Road.

All visitors will be given the opportunity to walk through 55 vintage trailers.

Special Meeting

The Clay County Building Corporation has scheduled a special meeting for 8 a.m., Friday, June 8, in the Commissioner's Courtroom of the Clay County Courthouse to approve claims.

Quilt Show

The Clay City Calico Quilters will sponsor the 25th quilt show at the Clay City Lion's Club Pottery Festival June 9-10.

Show hours are Saturday, June 9, from 9 a.m.-6 p.m., and Sunday, June 10, from 11 a.m.-5 p.m.

The show will be open before other festival activities Friday, June 8, from 6-8:30 p.m.

Admission at all viewings is $2.

The quilt show will be set up in the R.E.I.N. Center Community Library, 700 Main St., Clay City.


The Reelsville Volunteer Fire Department will conduct its monthly breakfast from 7-11 a.m., Saturday, June 9.

All are welcome to the event.

Food Giveaway

The Church of Our Lord Jesus, 708 E. Hendrix St., Brazil, will conduct a food giveaway Saturday, June 9, from 1-3 p.m.

For more information, call 446-3110.

Truck Pull

The annual Saline City Truck Pull will take place Saturday, June 9.

Pulling will begin at 5:30 p.m. Weigh-ins will run from 2-5 p.m.

Cost is $8 for adults. Children 10-under will be admitted free.

There are limited bleacher seats. Those interested are encouraged to bring lawn chairs.

Cost to enter a truck is $20 per hook.

For more information, call Greg Nicoson at 812-249-5903.

Girl Scout Camp

Girl Scout Camp will be June 11-15, at the ISU Field Campus, located off United States 40, for girls going into first-grade through twelfth-grade.

Cost for non-registered girls is $52, and $40 for registered girls. To register, contact Camp Director Tammy Bond at 812-236-6016.

Baby Shower

MDWise will sponsor the annual Bluebelle's Baby Shower June 21, from noon-2 p.m., at the YMCA of Clay County, 225 E. Kruzan St., Brazil.

The event is open to any and all pregnant women in the community. Games, prizes, giveaways, snacks and valuable information for expectant mothers will be available.

Flushing Hydrants

The Staunton Water Works will be flushing fire hydrants June 26 through June 28.

Basketball Camp at YMCA Set

The YMCA of Clay County, in conjunction with First Christian Church, will sponsor the Mega Sports Basketball Camp July 30-Aug. 3, from 6-8 p.m., each evening.

The event is offered to boys and girls entering into fifth- and sixth-grade.

Cost is $25, which includes a T-shirt, water bottle, sports cards and a Bible.

For further information, call Kaylee McCollum at 446-2214 Ext. 11.

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