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Coming Events

  • K of C Tootsie Roll drive Friday, Saturday
  • Lincoln-Reagan Dinner Saturday

    SANTA CLAUS – The annual Spencer County Lincoln-Reagan Day Dinner will be Saturday, April 29, in the Celebration Room at Santa’s Lodge in Santa Claus.

    Doors will open at 5 p.m. with meal served at 6. Tickets are $20 each and $10 for students.

    Featured guests at the event will include Indiana Attorney General Burtis Hill and U.S. Congressman Larry Bucshon.

  • Lincoln Day Luncheon set for Saturday

    TELL CITY – The annual Perry County Lincoln Day Luncheon will be held Saturday, April 29, at the 4-H fairgrounds in Tell City.

    Doors will open at 11 a.m., with the meal at noon. Tickets are $15 per person.

    Special guests will include state attorney general Curtis Hill, Secretary of State Connie Lawson, State Rep. Lloyd Arnold and State Sen. Erin Houchin.

  • Art exhibit on display at Archabbey Gallery

    ST. MEINRAD – Saint Meinrad Archabbey Library Gallery is hosting an art exhibit called “One Plus One” through May 30. The exhibit showcases the art of two friends, Brother Martin Erspamer OSB and Kazhia Kolb.

    Brother Martin will be showing drawings and ceramics. His work in ceramic ranges from functional pieces to more sculptural work. Glazes are used to produce a variety of colors and textures. Some pieces are decorated with delicate line drawings, while other work is deeply incised, producing figurative work of dramatic intensity.

  • Local history group to take part in tribute to veteran

    OWENSBORO, Ky. – “Voices of Elmwood” researcher Leslie Byrne McCarty and members of Eli Huston Murray Chapter Daughters of the Union 1861-1865 will host a program Saturday, April 8, at 1 p.m. in the older section of Elmwood Cemetery on Old Hartford Road in Owensboro.

    This is at the gravesite  of Thruston Cabell, a prominent black citizen, who served his country as Private Cabell in Co. G 28th Regiment United States Colored Troops during the War Between the States will be saluted by various veterans’ organizations.

  • WBDC Country Showdown entry deadline April 28

    JASPER – It’s an event that has made dreams come true and captivated audiences for a generation and now is the chance to be a part of history.

  • Camp Koch staff reunites to celebrate camp’s 75th anniversary

    CANNELTON – Camp Koch, the beloved Girl Scout camp owned by Girl Scouts of Southwest Indiana located near Cannelton, is preparing to celebrate its 75th anniversary this summer.

    In celebration of the milestone, anyone who has served on the staff at Camp Koch is invited to a staff reunion July 14-16 at the camp.   

    Activities may include hiking to camp landmarks, swimming or kayaking in the lake, crafting, campfires and more. Guests are invited to stay for all or part of the weekend.

  • Lincoln Amphitheatre to rock, roll & hum

    INDIANAPOLIS – Fresh off of a 2016 season that was one of the best attended in the venue’s 30-year history, the Lincoln Amphitheatre has announced a 2017 performance series that will feature classic rockers Grand Funk Railroad, award-winning country singer-songwriter Lee Ann Womack (five Academy of Country Music Awards, six Country Music Association Awards, one Grammy), as well as an evening with 60’s rock legend Mitch Ryder and the Detroit Wheels.

  • Calligraphy workshop offered in May

    ST. MEINRAD – A five-day calligraphy workshop, titled “Deepening Your Art through Daily Practice I,” will be offered on May 1-5 at Saint Meinrad Archabbey in St. Meinrad.

    The workshop instructor will be Laurie Doctor, who has taught calligraphy on the university level for more than 25 years. She is an international exhibitor and instructor. Although this is a workshop concentrating on calligraphy, Laurie conducts her classes in a retreat-like atmosphere of reflective silence.

  • Community Events; April 24

    VFW serving breakfast Saturday

     

    TELL CITY – Veterans of Foreign Wars 2939 will host a breakfast buffet from 7 to 10:30 a.m. Saturday, April 29, at the post home. Scrambled eggs will be served or diners can get eggs made to order. Cost is $7, which includes tax. Carryout meals will be available. The public is invited.

     

    Quilt show this weekend