Community Events, June 21

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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.

Annual 4-H talent show set for July 14
PERRY COUNTY – The Perry County 4-H Fair talent show has been set for 1 p.m. July 14. This show is open to all ages. For more information, call 719-1036 or send e-mail to kayemill23@gmail.com.

K of C chicken dinners Saturday
TELL CITY – The Knights of Columbus will sell chicken dinners starting at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at 11th and Tell streets, behind the K of C building.
Cost is $7 per meal.

Tell Street Baptist event continues today, Friday
TELL CITY – The Tell Street Baptist Church, 33rd and Tell streets in Tell City, will host “God’s Promise Island” today and Friday. Children ages 3 to 12th grade are invited to participate.

Events at the Branchville Conservation Club
BRANCHVILLE – The Branchville Conservation Club will hold several events during June.
The first will be a horse show at 5 p.m. Saturday, followed by a trap shoot at 9 a.m. June 24. A go-cart race is set for 5 p.m. June 30.
The public is invited to attend all events. For more information, call 843-4878 or 843-5885.

Rome Mason quarterly supper Saturday
ROME – Rome Lodge 133 Free and Accepted Masons will host a quarterly supper Saturday at the lodge hall in Rome. Dinner will be served at 6 p.m.
A summer picnic, flagpole dedication, music and good fellowship are planned. The meal will be a carry-in, with the lodge supplying meat and drinks.
All Masons, their families and friends are invited.

VNA Plus conducts screenings
TELL CITY – The Visiting Nurse Association Plus conducts blood-pressure and blood-sugar screenings each month at Twilight Towers.
The next screening will be from 9 to 10 a.m. June 28. For more information, call VNA at 547-7967.

PCMH to offer screenings Tuesdays
TELL CITY – Perry County Memorial Hospital conducts blood-pressure and blood-sugar screenings every Tuesday from 8:30 to 10 a.m. at Wal-Mart in Tell City.
The screenings are offered free of charge to the public. For more information, contact PCMH at 547-0392.

Cookbooks to raise funds for Alzheimer’s
TELL CITY – Anita Sanders, team captain for Kroessman Krusaders Alzheimer’s fundraising team, and co-chair Nadina Paulin are selling cookbooks to raise money for the 2012 Memory Walk benefiting the Alzheimer’s Association.
The books sell for $10 each and all proceeds go to the association. Anyone interested in purchasing a book can contact Sanders at 547-6787 or 719-0816.