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Community Notes

Wednesday, September 26, 2012

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

Heavy Trash Notice

The Brazil City Garage recently notified The Brazil Times that throughout the month of October, heavy trash pickup will take place.

The following will be days for routes:

* Monday route will be Oct. 5,

* Tuesday route will be Oct. 5,

* Wednesday route will be Oct. 19, and

* Thursday route will be Oct. 26.

For more information, call 448-8501.

Trash Notice

The Brazil City Garage recently notified The Brazil Times it will be a day behind on trash pickup during the week of Oct. 8.

For further information, call 448-8501.


The Brazil Lions Club is conducting its annual rose sale through Oct. 7.

Roses are being sold to raise funds to support community projects.

Roses are in a vase and are $18 per dozen. They are available in several colors (red and whatever other color we receive). Attempts to honor requests will be made, but there is no guarantee.

The organization will also have a booth at the Popcorn Festival of Clay County where it will sell roses in addition to collecting old pairs of glasses and hearing aids.

Roses will be picked up or delivered Oct. 19.

For further information, call 812-986-2668.

Volunteers Needed

Volunteers are needed to take veterans in the community to the Richard L. Roudebush VA Medical Center in Indianapolis, or to one of their Community Based Outpatient Clinics.

Those interested are encouraged to contact Michael R. Holland, Clay County Veterans Service Office, at 448-9015.

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.

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.

Book Sale

The Friends of the Library will conduct a book sale Thursday, Friday and Saturday, from 9 a.m.-4 p.m.

The event will take place in the garage across the street from the library.

Many different books will be available.

For further information, call 443-5871.

Craft Time!

The Brazil Public Library is inviting youth ages 7-under to a make and take craft event Thursday, Sept. 27.

Youth may stop in between the hours of 6-7 p.m., to make and take a pumpkin wind sock craft.

The event is free and open to the public.

For further information, call 448-1981.


Cornhole lovers should take note of a tournament set for Saturday, Sept. 29, at the Cory Apple Festival.

The tourney is scheduled to begin at 1 p.m., with registration from noon-1 p.m.

Cost is $30 per team.

The winning team will win the grand prize of $125. The second-place team will earn $50.

For more information, call Jason Sinders at 812-691-1177.

The Clay City High School softball team is sponsoring the event.

Golf Scramble

The Van Buren Elementary School fifth-grade golf scramble will take place Sept. 29, at the Forest Park Golf Course.

Cost will be $50 per person, which will cover the cost of golf, lunch, drinks and a T-shirt.

Lunch will begin at noon, with a shotgun start set for 1 p.m.

Money raised from the tournament will be raised for the students to go on field trips, a swell as the cost for end of year graduation and other activities.

For more information, call 448-1362 Ext. 2823 or e-mail dyerbr@clay.k12.in.us.

Food Giveaway

The Church of our Lord Jesus will conduct a food giveaway Saturday, Sept. 29, from 1-3 p.m.

The event will take place at the church, 708 E. Hendrix St., Brazil.

For more information, call 446-3110.

'Night At The Museum'

Brazil Main Street will host Night at the Museum on Saturday, Sept. 29, from 6-9 p.m., at the Clay County Historical Society Museum. The event will feature reinactments of local historical figures and a tour of the museum itself.

The event will also have a showing of the movie "Night at the Museum" outside once the sun has set. Participants are encouraged to bring a blanket or lawn chair for the movie. Popcorn will be served. The event is free and open to everyone.

Quilt Show

The Vigo County Quilters Guild will conduct a Quilt Show Saturday, Sept. 29, from 10 a.m.-5 p.m., and Sunday, Sept. 30, from noon-4 p.m., at the National Guard Armory, 3614 Maple Ave., Terre Haute.

Cost to attend is $5.

Quilts will be on display at the event and vendors will be on hand.

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