Community events, April 11

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The Perry County News is pleased to announce events of local interest as a service to our readers and the community. Information should be sent to The News at P.O. Box 309, Tell City, IN 47586. Information can also be faxed to 547-2847 or e-mailed to lifestyles@perrycountynews.com. Please include a telephone number.

New Boston FD golf scramble
NEW BOSTON – The New Boston Fire Department will host a golf scramble Sunday at the Old English Golf Course.
Tee-off time is scheduled for 7:30 a.m. and cost is $50 per person, with food to be served afterward.
To register or for more information, call the New Boston Tavern at 547-5539.

Spring into Cooking classes
TELL CITY – The Perry County Convention and Visitors Bureau will host “Spring into Cooking” classes for the public.
Classes will begin at 6 p.m. Tuesdays until April 19 at the Schergens Center in Tell City and cost $7 per person.
Classes scheduled are as follows:
Tuesday – Jim Weeks, grilling
April 19 – Donna Adams, pairing foods with wine
For more information call 547-7933.

Lunch and Learn at Oakwood
TELL CITY – Oakwood Health Campus will host a Lunch and Learn at noon Wednesday. The event will feature Dr. Dennis Beck, orthopedic surgeon with Orthopedic Associates in Evansville.
Beck will speak on the coordination of care between personal-care physicians and specialists. The public is invited to attend. Lunch will be provided at no charge.
RSVP to Oakwood Health Campus at 547-2333.

Parks and Rec meeting Wednesday, dedication ceremony Sunday
CANNELTON – The Perry County Parks and Recreation Board will hold a meeting at 4 p.m. Wednesday at the Courthouse Annex in Cannelton.
A dedication ceremony has also been scheduled for the new park in Rome. The community is invited to attend the ceremony at 1 p.m. Sunday at the park.

Cannelton After-Prom Committee chicken dinner fundraiser
CANNELTON – The Cannelton After-Prom Committee will hold a chicken dinner sale Saturday at the Cannelton American Legion.
The $7 dinners will include a half chicken, green beans and creek fries. Serving starts at 11 a.m. Contact the Legion at 547-7049 or Lisa Havener at 608-0863. All proceeds will go to the Cannelton After Prom.

CPR, first aid at the library
TELL CITY – The Red Cross will hold a CPR-first aid class at the Tell City-Perry County Public Library from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday.
To register, call 843-4747.

Social Security rep to visit
TELL CITY – A representative from the Social Security office will visit Tell City during April, May and June.
The first meeting will be from 10 a.m. to noon Wednesday at City Hall.
The representative will answer questions and address any concerns. For more information, call (800) 772-1213 or visit www.socialsecurity.gov.

Annual Leopold yard sale set
LEOPOLD – The fourth annual Leopold yard sale has been scheduled for Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Check the classifieds for specific details on sales. For more information, contact Phyllis Sprinkle at 843-4858.

Trap shoot in Branchville
BRANCHVILLE – The Branchville Conservation Club will host a trap shoot Sunday at the club. The event starts at 2 p.m. and the community is encouraged to attend.

Euchre tourneys in Tell City
TELL CITY – The Hoosier Heights Country Club in Tell City will hold a euchre tournament at 7 p.m. Wednesday.
Another tourney will be held at the American Legion Post 213 in Tell City at 7 p.m. Thursday. The public is invited to attend.