ON THE CALENDAR June 16, 2019
YMCA Day Camp in Clay County runs May 29th- August 2nd, Monday–Friday 6:00am-6:00pm for grades K-8. Camp will be located at Forest Park Elementary Camp May 29th - July 12th and at the Clay County YMCA July 15th- Aug 2nd.
The Christian Women’s Connection of Terre Haute invites you to their Summer Luncheon at 11 a.m., June 18, in the MCL meeting room at Meadows Shopping Center. The message will be “Cheating Death” presented by Laurie Sternberg of Cincinnati. Sharadeth Deeter of Clay City will provide music and Bob Baesler will be the special future. Please call Julie, (812) 234-7388 or Sherri, (812) 249-3084 for reservations.
There are jobs for veterans transitioning, military personnel, National Guard members, reserve members and spouses at a free hiring event at Lucas Oil Stadium Thursday, June 27 from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. The stadium is located at 500 South Capital Avenue, Indianapolis. For more details, visit RecruitMilitary.com/Indianapolis or follow them on Facebook.
The Indiana Department of Veterans Services has announced the 2018 Women’s Veterans Conference will take place on Friday, July 12 from 8 a.m.- 4 p.m. at the Indiana War Memorial. The memorial is located at 55 East Michigan Street, Indianapolis, Indiana.
Registrations can be made at inwomenveteranconrf.rsvpify.com.
Meet Navy Veteran Rebecca Mills and learn about her success with Veterans’ Court.
To learn more about the Indiana Department of Veterans Affairs log onto www.in.gov/dva, or the Women of Indiana Who are Veterans have a Facebook page or call 317-232-3910 for more information.
Due to state-mandated training, the Superior and Circuit Court Clerk Offices, as well as the Election Office at the Clay County Courthouse, will be closed from 12-1 p.m. July 15-26.
Narconon New Life Retreat would like to remind families to stay educated on the signs and dangers of drug abuse. Please call today for your free drug education materials at 1 (800) 431-1754
The Clay Community School Board of Trustees meets in regular session the second Thursday of each month in the Board Room of the Central Administrative Office, 1013 South Forest Avenue, Brazil. The meeting starts at 7 p.m. unless otherwise notified.
Celebrate Recovery Meetings are held at Staunton First Christian Church from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m., Thursdays. For more information, call (812) 870-5719.
The YMCA Clay County Youth Food Delivery Program is blogging! Each week they plan to publish a blog on our website, http://www.thebraziltimes.com.
The First Presbyterian Church in Brazil will serve dinner from 5 to 5:30 p.m. every Sunday. The free dinners are available to anyone in the community, and to-go boxes are available.
The church is located at 210 N. Walnut St., Brazil.
The Brazil Church of the Nazarene Children’s Clothes Closet is located at 1002 E National Ave. To place an order for a needy child, call the church office at 812-446-0371.
First Baptist Church Kid’s Kloset, 413 S. Walnut St., Brazil, is open most Thursdays from 1 to 4:30 p.m. Call the church office, 812-448-8112, to make an appointment. If no answer, leave a message with a name and number, sizes and gender of each child and the type of clothing they need.
The Brazil Times is a drop-off location for used glasses and hearing aids for the Lions Club Recycle for Sight program. A drop box is located inside the Times, 531 E. National Ave., Brazil.
The Clay County Health Department offers assistance with tobacco cessation. The department provides an 8-10 week program that features education and support as well as free nicotine patches (prescription required). For more information, call 812-448-9019.
The Alzheimer’s Association Greater Indiana Chapter hosts support groups across the state for unpaid care partners, family members and friends of individuals living with Alzheimer’s and other dementia. The groups meet on the first Wednesday of the month at 10 a.m. at the Vigo County Public Library, Terre Haute.
Staunton Narcotics Anonymous meetings will take place every Saturday from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. at Family Worship Center, located at 8157 N. County Road 425 W. Brazil. For more information, see www.claycountyymca.org.
The Brazil Board of Public Works and Safety and City Council will meet on the second Wednesday of each month and on the fourth Wednesday when warranted. The Board of Works meets at 10 a.m., and the City Council meets at 5 p.m. Both meetings are in the council chambers in City Hall on National Avenue.
Cunot Community Center, 5530 S.R. 42, Poland, is having bingo every 1st and 3rd Saturday. Early bird at 6 p.m., regular bingo at 7 p.m. Call 765-795-3461 for information.
Family support services available
Healthy Families America is a family support program with the belief that early, nurturing relationships are the foundation for life-long healthy development. If you or someone you know would benefit from the Healthy Families program, you can reach out to our office by contacting Lindsay Hacker at (765) 712-0909 or firstname.lastname@example.org.