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Community Notes

Thursday, August 23, 2012

Cub Scout Notice

Cub Scout Pack 45 meets regularly on Monday nights at 6:30 p.m., at the Family Worship Center, located on County Road 425 West.

For more information, call 448-2395.

No Bounce House

Due to circumstances out of the control of organizers of the 2012 Bowling Green Old Settlers Picnic, the Bounce Houses and Inflatables will not be at the festival this year.

Literacy Program

Adults who cannot read or would like to improve their reading are invited to visit private tutors through the Clay County Adult Literacy Program.

The program is free and is set up at the Brazil Public Library, 204 N. Walnut St., Brazil.

For more information regarding the program, call 446-1331. A tutor will contact those calling.

Scheduled Meetings

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:

* Nov. 20 -- At the Posey Township Fire House.

Fall Meeting

The Terre Haute District Fall Meeting will take place Friday, Aug. 24, at the Clay County 4-H Fairgrounds.

Registration will take place from 8:30-9:30 a.m., with the meeting beginning at 9:30.

The Terre Haute District consists of Clay, Greene, Monroe, Owen, Parke, Putnam, Sullivan and Vermillion counties.

Dinner Time!

The Lady Volunteers of Staunton will conduct a community dinner at the Staunton Community Center, Friday, Aug. 24, from 4-7 p.m.

The menu will consist of chicken and noodles, mashed potatoes, green beans, salad, dinner rolls, coffee, tea and lemonade.

Desserts will be available for $1 each.

Cost is $9 for adults and $5 for children 10-under.

All proceeds from the dinner will benefit the Staunton Community Center.


The YMCA of Clay County, 225 E. Kruzan St., Brazil, will conduct a youth dance Friday.

The dance is open to sixth-, seventh- and eighth-grade students.

Those attending must bring school identification verifying age and grade.

The dance will begin at 8 p.m., and end at 10:30. Cost is $5.

Concessions will be available for purchase in the Y Community Room.

For more information, call 442-6761.

Baby Contest

The annual Bowling Green Old Settlers Festival Baby Contest is scheduled to take place Saturday, Aug. 25.

The contest will begin at 9:30 a.m. Check-in time is 9 a.m. Categories include newborn to 6 months, 7-months to 1-year, and 13-months to 2-years.

The contest is limited to Clay County and Bowling Green addresses only.

Little Miss Contest

The annual Bowling Green Old Settlers Festival Little Miss Contest will take place Saturday, Aug. 25.

The contest will begin at 10 a.m., and take place under the Community Building Awning.

The contest is for children ages 4-6. Check-in time is 9:45 a.m.

The annual Toddler Contest will also take place at 9:45 a.m. It is geared for children ages 2-3.

Check-in time is 9:30 a.m. The contests are limited to Clay County and Bowling Green addresses only.

Ice Cream!

Bee Ridge church will host its annual Ice Cream Social Saturday, Aug. 25, from 4-7 p.m., at the church, 10100 N. Kennedy Crossing Rd., Brazil.

The menu will include homemade ice cream, Ritters ice cream, hot dogs, coney dogs, Bee Ridge barbecue, homemade desserts and more.

There is no cost for the meal, but freewill donations will be accepted.

Children's games and entertainment will also be provided.

For more information, call Pastor Jeff Bridgewater at 812-241-3036.

Popcorn Meeting

The Popcorn Festival of Clay County will meet Monday, Aug. 27, in Forest Park at the pavilion.

The meeting will take place at 6 p.m.

All members are asked to wear their gold shirts.

Chamber To Meet

The Clay County Chamber of Commerce's next monthly meeting will take place Aug. 28, at noon, at The Renaissance Reception and Conference Center, 101 W. National Ave., Brazil.

Senate candidate, Republican Richard Mourdock, will be the guest speaker.

For more information, call 448-8457 or e-mail info@claycountychamber.org.

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