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Coming Events

  • Author to pay musical tribute to Tell City ‘CCC boys’ at Library in March

    TELL CITY – Michigan based author Bill Jamerson will present a music and storytelling program about the Civilian Conservation Corps at the Tell City Public Library on Saturday, March 25 at 1:30 p.m. The presentation is free and open to the public, refreshments will be served. More than 4,000 CCC Boys were involved in rescue and clean up efforts during the Flood of 1937.  Camp William Tell opened in August of 1934, 1.5 miles north of town.

  • Dodgeball tourney Feb. 26

    TELL CITY – Big Brothers-Big Sisters of Perry and Spencer counties will host the second annual dodgeball tourney on Sunday, Feb. 26, at Tell City High School.

    The tourney will begin at noon. Teams of six people are welcome to join in the fun. Cost is $150 per team with all proceeds benefiting children served by local Big Brothers Big Sisters programs.

  • Dinner theatre fundraiser Feb. 25

    SANTA CLAUS – The Santa Claus Museum and Relay for Life team H-A-P-P-Y present “Bullets in the Bathtub,” a murder mystery dinner theatre fundraiser Saturday, Feb. 25, at the Sisters of St. Benedict Monastery Event Hall at 802 E. 10th St. in Ferdinand.

    Tickets cost $50 per person and doors open at 6 p.m. Central time. Guests are encouraged to wear 1920s attire, as they will be part of the show.

    The dinner will be provided by The Mill House. The cash bar will be provided by St. Benedict’s Brew Works and Monkey Hollow Winery.

  • 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.

  • Astra to host The Way Down Wanderers

    JASPER – In what could be one of the final events at the historic Astra Theatre before it shuts down for a major face lift, nationally-touring artists The Way Down Wanderers will bring their unique harmony-laced brand of Americana, folk, and bluegrass to the Jim and Pat Thyen Performance Stage on Saturday, March 18.

    The box office will open at 5:30 p.m., doors at 6 p.m., opening act (to be announced later) at 7 p.m., and The Way Down Wanderers will take the stage at 8 p.m.

  • Community Events; Feb. 2

    Coon Club to host B & G Furs Saturday

     

    TELL CITY – The Perry County Coon Club will host B & G Furs at the club on Feb. 4, from 9 a.m. to noon or until the last customer is finished. Everyone is welcome.

    All hunters and trappers from Indiana and Kentucky should take their hides. Any questions, contact Gibson at (812) 309-1993 or Jim at (812) 634-1814.

     

    BB Gun Shoot set for Saturday

     

  • Community Events; Jan. 30

    Free kidney education course set for Feb. 2

     

    TELL CITY – There will be a Free Kidney Smart Education class on Thursday, Feb. 2, at 12:30 to 2 p.m. at the Tell City Dialysis Center, 1602 Main St.

    The class is free and open to anyone that’s been diagnosed with kidney disease and family members are encouraged to attend with patient’s also.

    For more information or to enroll for the class, contact Davita Tell City Dialysis Center (812) 547-1140.

     

    Landlord group to meet Feb. 17

     

  • Community Events; Jan. 26

    Sons of Legion to sell pork chop dinners

     

    TELL CITY – Tell City Sons of the American Legion Squadron 213 will sell pork chop dinners beginning at 11 a.m. Sunday, Super Bowl Feb. 5, at the post home.

    Dinners will include a pork chop, creek fries and baked beans. The cost will be $8 and dinners will be available for dine-in or carry-out.

     

    Boater safety course Feb. 13-15

     

  • Community Events; Jan. 23

    Perry Central boater safety course

     

    LEOPOLD – There will be a boater safety course offered at Perry Central School beginning Feb. 13, 14 and 15 at 6 p.m. each evening.

    The topics of discussion will be navigation rules and boating safety laws. A Certification Card can be obtained if all requirements are met.

    The class will be taught by Indiana Conservation officer Zac Howerton.  There is no charge. For those who would like to register for this class, call Dixie Dickerson at (812) 843-5122.

  • COMMUNITY EVENTS; JAN. 12

    Essential Oils class Jan. 25

     

    The Villas at Oakwood will host a class on the use of essential oils Wednesday, Jan. 25, at 5 p.m. at the Club House. Dinah Harpenau will teach how participants can use essential oils in their daily lives.

    This is a free class open to the community.

     

    Raffle at St. Meinrad K of C