Community Events, March 19

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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.

St. John’s ladies rummage sale this weekend
NEW BOSTON – The St. John’s Chrysostom Catholic Church Ladies’ Sodality will sponsor a rummage sale from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday and from 7 a.m. to noon Saturday. The sales will be in the St. John’s Parish Hall in New Boston.
All proceeds from the two days will go to St. John’s Ladies Sodality for church improvements. All are welcomed and encouraged to attend.

Greenwood cemetery spring clean under way
TELL CITY – Workers at Greenwood Cemetery in Tell City will begin the annual spring cleanup the week of March 26.
All articles must be picked up by then. Nothing is allowed on the ground during the spring. Cemetery Sexton Earl Parker appreciates all public cooperation.

Open house at Cannelton Library Wednesday
CANNELTON – The Perry County Library will host an open house for the Cannelton branch of the library from 1 to 7 p.m. Wednesday at the Cannelton branch.
The Friends of the Library will provide refreshments. The public is invited and encouraged to attend to see the changes to the facility.

Troy FD soup sale Sunday
TROY – The Troy Fire Department will hold a spring soup sale Sunday at the firehouse. Serving will begin at 11 a.m. Those purchasing soup are asked to take their own containers for gallons.

Horseman club euchre games March 31
TELL CITY – The Southern Indiana Horseman Club has been hosting euchre games through March and the final event will be held March 31.
Chili, hot dogs, desserts, soft drinks and coffee will be available at 6 p.m. with games at 7. Cost at the door is $5 per person.
Rules will be announced before each game. For more information, call 836-2127 or 836-2052.

K of C Lenten dinners
TELL CITY – Knights of Columbus will host their annual Lenten fish dinners every Friday through Lent. Serving will be from 5 to 8 p.m. at the K of C.

St. Meinrad K of C fish fry
ST. MEINRAD – Knights of Columbus of St. Meinrad will host a fish fry open to the public from 5 to 7:30 p.m. Friday. The meal is sponsored by the youth and young adults of St. Boniface, Fulda and St. Meinrad Catholic Churches. Money raised will support the group’s service-week trip to Grand Rapids, Mich. Cost is $8 per meal and will include two fish fillets, creek fries, slaw, bread and dessert.

St. Boniface to host fish fry March 20 in Fulda
FULDA – St. Boniface Catholic Church in Fulda will host a fish fry from 3 to 7 p.m. March 30 at the parish center, located on Highway 545 south of the church.
The parish family of the church invites neighbors and friends to attend for an evening of dinner and fellowship. Cost of the dinners is $9 for adults and $5 for children.
The menu will include two boneless fish fillets, bread, dessert, drink and a choice of three sides; German fries, macaroni and cheese, baked beans or slaw. Takeout will be available. Proceeds from the dinner will benefit the facilities of St. Boniface Parish Center. 

Sonshine’s rummage sale in April
NEW BOSTON – Sonshine Early Learning Ministry will host a rummage sale from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. April 19, 20 and 21 at St. John’s Lutheran Church, one mile west of New Boston.
The sales will be held, rain or shine. Items will include clothing for women, men and children of all ages, toys, furniture, purses, home deco and bedding. A pair of used shoes will be given out with every purchase and all items will be half price Saturday. Soup, homemade pies, cookies, breads, rolls and kuchen will also be available for purchase.

Eagles Bluff switches to summer hours
PERRY COUNTY – The Perry County Parks and Recreation Board have announced hour changes for Eagles Bluff Park in Cannelton. The park will now be accessible from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m., seven days a week through the summer.