Community Events, March 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.

Conservation Club euchre tourney March 26
LEOPOLD – The Leopold Conservation Club will host a euchre tourney March 26 at the clubhouse. Doors open at 6 p.m. and games will start at 7.
Food and refreshments will be available. There will be no smoking during the tourneys.
Cost is $5.

You Are What You Eat program
TELL CITY – The Purdue Extension office invites the community to attend a “You Are What You Eat” program from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. today at Schergens Center in Tell City.
Attend to learn how to make healthy food choices based on the latest dietary guidelines. Refreshments will be served and the program is free. Call Purdue Extension to make reservations at 547-7084.

Red Cross to host course March 24
TELL CITY – The Perry County Red Cross will conduct a health care provider-professional rescuer class Thursday.
The class will meet at Fifth Third Bank, Indiana 66 in Tell City, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. The cost is $65 per person.
For more information or to register all 843-4747.

K of C to sell barbecue chicken dinners
TELL CITY – The Knights of Columbus Council 1172 will serve barbecued chicken dinners at 12th and Tell streets in Tell City March 27.
Serving will start at 10:30 a.m. Dinners will include half chickens, creek fries and green beans. The price per dinner is $7.

PC football family meeting March 29
LEOPOLD – A Perry Central Football Families meeting is set for 6 p.m. March 29 at the Perry Central High School study hall room.

Horseman’s club euchre games
TELL CITY – The Southern Indiana Horseman’s Club will host euchre games April 2 at the clubhouse on Summer Road, just north of Tell City.
The event is open to the public. Doors open at 6 p.m. with games starting at 7 p.m. Hot dogs, chili, desserts, soft drinks and coffee will be served.
The clubhouse is a nonsmoking facility.
For more information, call 836-2127.

VNA Plus to offer blood- pressure, blood-sugar screenings
TELL CITY – Visiting Nurse Association Plus will offer free blood-pressure and blood-sugar screenings at Twilight Towers in Tell City.
Screenings are scheduled from 9 to 10 a.m. Tuesday at Twilight Towers and from 8:30 to 10 a.m. April 5 and 19 at Wal-Mart in Tell City. For more information call VNA at 547-7967.

Social Security rep to visit
TELL CITY – A representative from the Social Security office will visit Tell City during the months of April, May and June.
The first meeting will be from 10 a.m. to noon at City Hall April 13.
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 April 15, 16 and 17. Check the classifieds for specific details on sales.
For more information, contact Phyllis Sprinkle at 843-4858.

Talk to a Lawyer program announces new numbers
EVANSVILLE – Talk To A Lawyer, the monthly telephone program where individuals can call and ask general legal questions and receive answers from lawyers for free, has new telephone numbers.
Effective April 7, the telephone numbers will be (812) 618-4845 and toll free (888) 594-3449.
The old telephone numbers are no longer effective. These telephone numbers are accessible only on the first Thursday of the month during the hours of 4:30 and 7 p.m.
Talk to a Lawyer is co-sponsored by the Evansville Bar Foundation and the Volunteer Lawyer Program of Southwestern Indiana, Inc. It has been a continuing program since 2002.

Relay team selling butter braids
TELL CITY – The German American Relay for Life team is selling butter braids frozen pastry just in time for Easter.
The pastries are $11 each, will serve 11 people and are easy to fix, GA team members said. To prepare the pastries, you will need to let them thaw, rise to double in size and then bake.
Choices of braids are apple, bavarian crème with chocolate icing, caramel roll with caramel glaze, cherry, cinnamon, cream cheese or raspberry.
Deadline to order is April 1 and delivery date will be April 6. Anyone who wishes to view the braids can visit www.butterbraid.com.
To order, call German American at 547-7025.