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Community Notes

Tuesday, December 4, 2012

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

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Harmony Meeting Notice

The last meeting of the month for the Harmony Town Council will take place Friday, Dec. 28, at the conclusion of the annual Christmas dinner for council and board members.

There will be no meeting in January 2013.

The first meeting for 2013 will take place at 7 p.m., Tuesday, Feb. 5, at the community center.

Public Meeting

The City of Brazil will conduct a public meeting at 10 a.m., Thursday, Dec. 6, at Brazil City Hall, 203 E. National Ave., Brazil.

During the meeting, the city shall open and publicly read all sealed proposals received for work related to maintenance for the city's well supply system, abandonment of an unused well and replacement of filter media at the Water Treatment Plant.

For further information, call 443-2221.

Family Fun Night

Forest Park Elementary will host its annual Family Fun Night Thursday, Dec. 6, from 5:30-7:30 p.m. Forest Park students and their immediate family members are encouraged to attend.

Christmas dinner will be served and students will have an opportunity to make Christmas craft projects. Santa and his reindeer will also stop by for a visit and to take pictures.

For more information, contact principal Jon Russell at 443-7621.

Dinner Time!

The Brazil Moose Lodge, located at 225 S. Depot St., Brazil, is hosting a spaghetti dinner on Friday, Dec. 7, from 5-7 p.m. The cost for a meal is $6, and 100 percent of the proceeds will go to Clay County Toys for Tots. The organization needs $500 more to reach their goal for this year.

Breakfast With Santa

The YMCA of Clay County, 225 E. Kruzan St., Brazil, will host Santa Claus for breakfast Saturday, Dec. 8.

The annual Breakfast With Santa event will take place from 8:30-10:30 a.m.

Those interested in attending will have the opportunity to visit with Santa Claus, enjoy free donuts and muffins.

Children in attendance will also be able to make a Christmas craft and color Christmas cards for local nursing homes, as well as receive a goodie bag.

The event is free and open to the public.

For further information, call 442-6761.

Bake Sale

The Fontanet Action Community Team will conduct a bake sale Saturday, Dec. 8, from 10 a.m.-2 p.m., at the Fontanet Action Community Team building. Soup, sandwiches and beverages will be served.

For more information, call 812-877-3572.

Meeting Scheduled

The Knights of Columbus' next meeting will take place at 7:15 p.m., Dec. 10, for Rosary. A meeting will begin at 7:30 p.m., at the Kennedy Crossing Bingo Center.

Those attending are asked to bring canned goods.

For further information, call 812-243-7413.

Park Board To Meet

The Brazil Parks and Recreation Board will conduct its monthly meeting Tuesday, Dec. 11, at 6:30 p.m., in Brazil City Hall Council Chambers.

General business will be discussed, and the public is welcome to attend.

Meeting Set

The annual meeting of the Posey Township Clay County Volunteer Fire Department, Inc., will take place Tuesday, Dec. 11, at 7 p.m., at the firehouse in Staunton. The agenda will include the election of two membership directors and any other business that may come up before the meeting.

Board Of Works To Meet

The Brazil Board of Public Works and Safety will conduct a meeting Wednesday, Dec. 12, at 10 a.m., in Brazil City Hall Council Chambers.

General business will be discussed and the public is welcome to attend.

City Council To Meet

The Brazil Common Council will conduct its regular monthly meeting Wednesday, Dec. 12, at 7 p.m., in Brazil City Hall Council Chambers.

General business will be discussed, and the public is welcome to attend.

Meeting Scheduled

The Brazil Housing Authority Board of Commissioners will conduct its monthly meeting at 9:45 a.m., Thursday, Dec. 13, at the offices of the Brazil Housing Authority, 122 W. Jackson St., Brazil.

For further information, call 446-2517.

Pet Photos With Santa

Four Loving Paws Veterinary Services, 965 W. Craig Ave., Brazil, will offer a Christmas event for pets Dec. 15.

The event, Pet Pictures With Santa, will take place from 5-8 p.m., at the event.

Cost for a photograph of a pet with Santa Claus will be $10. Those purchasing a photograph will receive a printed picture of their choice and a CD with all the photographs taken.

Food Giveaway

The Church of Our Lord Jesus will conduct a food giveaway Saturday, Dec. 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.

Clay County Day!

Clay County Day in Bradenton, Fla., will take place Thursday, Jan. 17, 2013.

The 34th reunion and luncheon will take place at PIER 22 Ballroom, formerly the Mattison's Riverside Ballroom.

Letters will be mailed to past attendees.

Due to the increase in postage, letters will not be sent to those who have not attended the past three years.

For more information, or to be added to the mailing list, call B.J. Hofmann at 812-239-9600.

Informational Meeting

In 2013, Habitat for Humanity of Clay County plans to build a new home with a Clay County family partner.

The home will be located at 703 S. Chicago Ave., Brazil.

All Clay County families who are interested in applying for the next Habitat home must attend the informational meeting, scheduled for Jan. 17, 2013, at 6:30 p.m., at the Linking Education to Adults, Adolescents and Preschoolers (LEAAP) Center.

Applications will only be available at the meeting.

Qualifications and requirements will be discussed.

The partner family will help build the home and pay a 20-year no-interest loan for the home.

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