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Coming Events

  • Will Read and Sing for Food benefit Feb. 10

    TELL CITY – United Way of Perry County will host a Will Read and Sing for Food public benefit show on Saturday, Feb. 10, at 7 p.m. CST at the Hoosier Heights Country Club in Tell City.

    Jasper-based WRASFF, created and hosted by Tell City native Scott Saalman, is a mix of live music and humor essays.

    Since 2011, the show has raised over $120,000 for more than 40 charities and causes, mainly in southern Indiana, including several for Tell City Catholic Charities.

  • SWCD annual meeting Feb. 27

    CANNELTON – The 70th annual meeting of the Perry County Soil and Water Conservation District will be held on Tuesday, Feb. 27, beginning at 6:30 p.m. at the Bristow Community Center in Bristow. Dinner is $5 for adults and $3 for children 12 and younger.

    Contact the Perry County SWCD office by phone at (812) 547-4686 or send e-mail darlene-fischer@iaswcd.org for more information or reservations.

  • Community Events; Jan. 22

    Troy water hearing Feb. 7

     

    TROY – The Troy Town Board will host a public hearing on Wednesday, Feb. 7, at 6 p.m. at the Troy Fire Department.  The Troy Fire Department is located at 330 Harrison St. in Troy. The hearing will present information on the anticipated rate increases for Troy Water Utility customers.  For more information, call (812) 547-7501.

     

    Museum show and tell today

     

  • Community Events; Jan. 18

    Coin show set in March

     

    OWENSBORO, Ky. – River Cities Annual Coin show will be held Saturday, March 17, at Davies County High School, at 4255 New Hartford road, Owensboro , Ky. Doors will open at 9 and run until 4 p.m. For more information, call (812) 547-3974.

     

    St. Pius euchre Jan. 27

     

  • Storyteller Capel to speak at 2018 Lincoln Day Program
  • 4-H enrollment underway for 2018

    Parents who are looking for a quality, low-cost program for youth in grades K-12 are encouraged to consider 4-H, the largest non-formal educational program in the country. No matter where youth live, there’s something to suit their interests!

    4-H’ers learn practical skills as they choose from over 60 subject to learn about and create projects and displays. Topics include robotics and other technology, photography, arts and crafts, electricity, foods, construction toys, forestry, woodworking, creative writing, and so much more.

  • Dimensional art on display at Archabbey Library

    ST. MEINRAD – Saint Meinrad Archabbey Library Gallery, St. Meinrad, is hosting an exhibit of two-dimensional and three-dimensional works by Ferdinand artist Curtis Uebelhor. The show will run from Jan. 10 through Feb. 20.

  • Winter hiking series scheduled

    PERRY COUNTY – Several winter and early spring hikes are planned at various locations in Perry County. The first hike was held Dec. 9 and the next excursion is set for Saturday, Jan. 6.

    This year’s series of hiking experiences, with a new coordinator, Vince Gagliardi, is made possible under a partnership with the Perry County Parks and Recreation Department and the Perry County Convention and Visitors Bureau.

  • Planting for Pollinators Class coming Jan. 18

    Regardless of whether you are a farmer with 5 acres or 5,000, a home gardener or suburban resident, you share in the responsibility of maintaining the health of our pollinators and in the opportunity to create an environment more favorable to both the pollinators and ourselves.

    Honeybees and other pollinators are a vital part of our agricultural system. The annual value of pollination in the U.S. has been estimated at $14.6 billion. This means that one in three bites of food we eat are a direct result of insect pollination.

  • Community Events; Jan. 8

    Cancer support group now meeting monthly

     

    TELL CITY – A cancer support group that has met weekly will now meet monthly on the first Tuesday of each month from 6 to 7 p.m. in Education Room A at Perry County Memorial Hospital. All patients, survivors and caregivers are welcome. For more information, call Glen Griepenstroh at (812) 547-4164.

     

    Biscuits and gravy breakfast Jan. 19