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Local booster clubs, groups in need of items

TELL CITY – Spring is the time for deep cleaning and purging homes of clutter and items that are no longer needed or wanted. The Perry Central and Tell City High School Band Booster clubs will be glad to take those gently used items and turn them into money students can use for their band.

The William Tell Center at 1301 11th St. will also accept items to raise money for their activities for seniors.

Times and locations for item drop-off are listed here, along with contact numbers for anyone needing more information.

• Perry Central Band Boosters will hold an auction at 5 p.m. Saturday, June 21, at Dixon and Dixon Auction-Realty in Tell City.

Donated new or gently-used items and handmade crafts are needed but no clothing. To donate items or for more information, call Cathy Blair at 843-4174.

• Tell City Band Boosters will hold their annual silent and live auctions Saturday, May 3, in the high school’s Red Apple Inn.

The doors will open at 9 a.m. and silent-auction bidding will take place from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m.
A live auction will be held at 11 a.m. To donate items, or for more information, call Julie Thomas at 719-4753 or Ronica Jarboe at 619-0393.

• William Tell Center: An indoor garage sale will be held from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday May 2. Biscuits and gravy and coffee will be available. Donated items must be clean and priced and can be dropped off at the center Saturday, April 26 from 6 to 10 p.m.; Tuesday, April 29 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.; Wednesday, April 30 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. and Thursday, May 1 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.