The following is a list of upcoming area events as provided to The Brazil Times:
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The Clay County Humane Shelter Board will now conduct meetings at Brazil City Hall.
Regular board meetings will be from 6-7 p.m., with membership meetings from 7-8 p.m., each month, during the third Monday, beginning in January.
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.
The Clay County Republican Club will conduct its monthly meeting Monday, Dec. 17, at 7 p.m., at the Kennedy's Crossing Bingo Center on Kennedy Crossing Road, across from the Northview High School tennis courts.
Newly elected offices Ted Paris (President), Karen Burk (Vice President) and Lori Brown (Secretary/Treasurer) will be sworn in as officers for the 2013-14 term.
Members are asked to bring Christmas cookies to share.
The public is invited to come and help celebrate the new officers.
Children ages 8-older are invited to the Brazil Public Library Wednesday, Dec. 19, anytime between 6-7 p.m., to decorate a Christmas ornament.
The event is free and open to the public.
For further information, call 448-1981.
Youth ages 7-under are invited to stop by the Brazil Public Library Thursday, Dec. 20, between 6-7 p.m., to make a holiday memory craft.
Parents are invited to help their children as well.
The craft event is free and open to the public.
For more information, call 448-1981.
The Clay County Council will conduct a special meeting Friday, Dec. 21, at 9 a.m., in the Commissioner's Courtroom, Clay County Courthouse, 609 E. National Ave., Brazil.
The council will conduct a second reading of Ordinance 22-2012 and also perform year-end transfers.
Center Point Meeting
The Center Point Town Council will meet for a special meeting Thursday, Dec. 27, at 4 p.m., at the Center Point Town Hall to act on a proposed Americans With Disabilities Ordinance and end-of-year matters.
Harmony Special Meeting
The Harmony Town Council will meet for a special meeting Friday, Dec. 28, after the Town of Harmony Christmas gathering.
The meeting will begin at approximately 7:45 p.m., at the Harmony Community Center.
The council is expected to act on a proposed Americans With Disabilities Ordinance and end-of-year matters.
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.
The United States Department of Justice Federal Bureau of Prisons will host a Veterans Career Fair Jan. 28, 2013, from 9 a.m.-2 p.m., at FCC Terre Haute, 4700 Bureau Rd., S. Terre Haute, 47802, just behind Honey Creek Mall.
Recruiters and members of the Affirmative Action Committee will be available to assist with the application process and to answer questions about benefits and qualifications.
For more information, contact Nicole Roberts at 812-244-4400 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.