The following is a list of upcoming area events as provided to The Brazil Times:
The following is a publishing schedule for The Brazil Times for the week of Monday, July 2, to Saturday, July 7.
Papers will be published Monday, July 2, Thursday, July 5, Friday, July 6, and Saturday, July 7.
No newspapers will be published Tuesday, July 3, or Wednesday, July 4, due to the July 4 holiday.
In addition, offices for the week will be 8 a.m.-4 p.m., Monday, July 2, Tuesday, July 3, Thursday, July 5, and Friday, July 6.
The office will be closed Wednesday, July 4, for the July 4 holiday.
For more information, call 446-2216.
Due to the July 4 holiday falling on a Wednesday this year, trash pickup in the City of Brazil will run one day behind schedule.
For example, the Wednesday pickup will take place Thursday, July 5, while the Thursday pickup will take place Friday, July 6.
Area banks will soon have discounted armband tickets for the upcoming Rotary Club of Brazil's annual 4th of July Celebration on sale.
Local banks will sell the armband tickets through June 26.
Residents may purchase the armbands for $15, rather than $20, which is what the cost will be during the festival.
The Mitchell Price four-man golf scramble will take place June 23, at 1 p.m., at the Clover Meadows Golf Course.
Cost to participate is $25 per person. The scramble was organized by Tyler and Darin Price.
Lunch will be available.
The Clay County Commissioners will conduct a special meeting Monday, June 25, at 10:15 a.m., in the Commissioners Courtroom, Clay County Courthouse, 609 E. National Ave., Brazil.
The purpose of the meeting is to determine final disposition of farm sale proceeds.
Clay County Extension Homemakers will conduct Achievement Night Tuesday, June 26, at the Clay County Fairgrounds.
Registration is 5:30-6 p.m.
The theme this year is "Country Hoedown."
For reservations and more information, call Ruth Haas at 448-8500.
The Staunton Water Works will be flushing fire hydrants June 26 through June 28.
Members of the Brazil Police and Fire departments will be special guests at the Brazil Public Library Wednesday, June 27, at 1:30 p.m.
The program is free and open to the public. All are encouraged to bring a camera.
For more information, call 448-1981.
The City of Brazil will conduct a public hearing during the Brazil Board of Public Works and Safety meeting, June 27, at 10 a.m., at Brazil City Hall, 203 E. National Ave., Brazil.
Representatives from HWC Engineering will present findings and recommendations for Brazil's drinking water system as it relates to an amendment to the completed Preliminary Engineering Report (PER).
Residents are encouraged to attend to voice opinions during the public hearing.
The House of Hope will host a Summer Fest Saturday, June 30, from 4-7 p.m.
The event will feature live music, a bike cruise-in, a cookout and bake sale.
A $5 donation will cover each platter served and all donations will support the ministry.
The event will take place at the House of Hope, located at 5525 W. United States 40, west of Brazil.
The 57th Center Point Volunteer Fire Department Fish Fry will take place Saturday, June 30, at the Center Point Firehouse.
The event is scheduled to begin at 4:30 p.m.
There will be two serving lines, and drive through.
Cost will be $8 for adults and $5 for children.
Live entertainment will be provided. In addition, a dunking booth and ring toss will also be available.
The annual heavyweight horse pull event will start at 8 p.m.
Association To Meet
McCullough Zion Gummere Cemetery Association will meet July 9, at 7 p.m., at Zion Church. All interested persons should attend.
For more information, call Kenny Slater at 812-864-2354.
Meeting Date Changed
The Harmony Town Council has rescheduled its July 2012 meeting.
The meeting will take place Tuesday, July 10, rather than July 3, due to the Fourth of July holiday.
The meeting will take place at 7 p.m., at the Harmony Community Center.
Indiana Blood Center hosts hundreds of blood drives each month.
During the month of July, the center will conduct a blood drive at the Clay County Beef Cattle Association, from 5:30-9 p.m., July 17.
For more information, call 1-800-632-4722 or log on to www.donorpoint.org.