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Tell Street Baptist hosts Bible study Wednesdays
TELL CITY – The Tell Street Baptist Church in Tell City holds Bible study every Wednesday from 6 to 7 p.m. at the church. All are invited to attend.

St. Michael’s fish fries continue during Lent
CANNELTON – St. Michael Catholic Church in Cannelton will serve fish dinners Fridays during Lent. There will be no dinners served on Good Friday, April 18.

Meals are served at 4:30 to 7 p.m.  The meal will include fried fish or cheese pizza, with homemade sides of baked beans or macaroni and cheese, slaw, cornbread, dessert and drink.  

The price is $7.50 for adults and $5 for children 6 and younger.
All meals will be served in Fr. Marendt Hall in the basement of the church.

Take-out meals are welcome or delivery is available by calling 547-3363 or 547-5800.

Cemetery flower removal deadline Monday
TELL CITY – Greenwood Cemetery Sexton Alvie Stiff reminds the community that mowing season is approaching.

He requests anyone with grave-site flowers not in vases or saddles to remove them from monuments or the ground surrounding monuments, including items not permanently attached, such as figurines.

Glass items are not allowed. Items should be removed by Monday, April 7. After this date, items will be removed by cemetery personnel.
A complete list of cemetery rules and regulations are posted at several locations throughout the cemetery.

First Methodist Church  Hunt for Easter April 12
TELL CITY – Tell City United Methodist Church invites the public to attend its fourth annual Hunt for Easter at 10 a.m. Saturday, April 12, at the Schergens Center.

Hot dogs, chips, drinks and desserts will be available. Freewill donations will be accepted and all donations will go to a local charity.  This is an event for all children and families in the community as well as bordering communities.

Organizers invite anyone interested to visit the church’s Facebook event page titled Hunt For Easter under Tell City First United Methodist Church.

For more information, contact the church office at 547-2800 or tcumc@psci. net.

Lutheran Lenten services scheduled
TELL CITY – Emmanuel Lutheran Church will hold services during Lent Wednesdays as well as a services Maundy Thursday, April 17, and Good Friday, April 18. All services will begin at 6:30 p.m.

Saturday breakfast at St. Paul Church
PERRY COUNTY – Weekly breakfasts sponsored by the Men’s Lenten Breakfast Fellowship Group of Perry County will continue at 7 a.m. Saturday at St. Paul Catholic Church in Tell City. A $3 donation is asked for the breakfast.

Remaining Lenten breakfasts will be held April 12 at First Baptist Church in Tell City and April 19 at First United Methodist Church in Tell City.

For more information, call Bill Simpson at 457-5863 or Randy Lautner at 547-8982.

Ladies Lenten prayer coffee Saturday
PERRY COUNTY – A ladies Lenten prayer coffees will continue Saturday mornings from 9 to 10 a.m. throughout Lent.

Saturday’s gathering will be at Tell City First Baptist  Church. The coffees are open to all girls and women. There will be a short program at each coffee along with light refreshments.

An offering will be taken at each coffee. At the last session, those attending will determine what local charity will receive the offering.
Remaining prayer coffees will be held April 12 at Tell City Evangelical United Church of Christ, with Emmanuel Lutheran Church co-sponsoring.

EUCC Lenten service each Wednesday
TELL CITY – Evangelical United Church of Christ will hold contemplative services Wednesdays throughout Lent in the church sanctuary.

Services will begin at 7:15 p.m. Everyone is welcome to attend.

Youth Refuge game night Tuesday
CANNELTON – Youth Refuge, sponsored by First Baptist Church in Cannelton, will hold game night from 6:30 to 8 p.m. April 8 in the Cotton Mill community room.

Guests are asked to use the Adams Street entrance. Come out for crafts, a snack and a lesson.

The event is open to all Perry County youth in grades 3 and up.