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Coming Events

  • Restored Millstone school to be dedicated Saturday

    ROCKY POINT – Prepare for a step back in time to the earliest days of Perry County settlement with a tour of the Shubael Little Pioneer Village. Part of the Perry County Fall Tour, Shubael Little will host its annual Heritage Fest and open house Saturday and Sunday, Oct. 15-16.

    The event will be marked with a 2 p.m. dedication Saturday, Oct. 15, of the newly restored Millstone one-room schoolhouse. Originally opened in 1905, the school closed in 1948 and had been used as a farm tool shop until acquired by the Village in 2014.

  • Community Events; Oct. 10

    Twilight Towers fall fundraiser

     

    TELL CITY – Twilight Towers will hold their Fall Fundraiser on Saturday Oct. 15, starting at 7 a.m. in the dining room, located at 1648 10th St., Tell City. There will be a biscuits and gravy breakfast.

    A full order is $2; a half order is $1. Also available is coffee, milk or orange juice for 50 cents each. There also will be a bake sale and quilt fundraiser. Everyone is welcome.

     

  • Hive winterization workshop Oct. 13

    PERRY COUNTY – Winter is a difficult time for bees due to a lack of natural food sources and cold weather. While bees that have adequate honey stores can survive the winter without human intervention, good winter management can reduce hive losses.

    While a mild last winter allowed bees to survive well, very cold winters the previous two seasons contributed to higher than average hive losses in southern Indiana.

  • Catholic Charities fundraiser Nov. 5

    PERRY COUNTY – Catholic Charities of Tell City will host a Taste and Share event with local craft beers on Saturday, Nov. 5, with St. Benedict’s Brew Works and Tell City Brewing Co. on hand.

    There will also be a cash bar for wine and full glasses of beer. Live music and a silent auction are also planned. The event runs from 7 to 10 p.m. and will be held at The Tell City Depot. This is an ages 21 and older event.

    Tickets are $25 and include beer tastings, food samples and soft drinks.

  • Tell City Ducks Unlimited annual dinner Saturday

    TELL CITY – Tell City’s Ducks Unlimited chapter will hold its annual dinner at the Schergens Center this Saturday. Doors open at 4:30 p.m. and dinner will be served at 6. This year’s event will feature an auction, silent auction, games and raffles and a super gun raffle.

    Numerous community members have donated premium items for this year’s event. 

    Dr. Eric Burris has donated two hand-carved duck calls, artist Karen Syler has donated a framed painting and Greg Hubert is donating a puppy with  a championship hunting pedigree.

  • Lewis and Clark to return to Tell City

    TELL CITY – The Discovery Expedition of St. Charles, Mo., a group of history re-enactors who focus on the Lewis and Clark Corps of Discovery, will be arriving in Tell City, at Sunset Park, the afternoon of Oct. 8.

    They will be camping overnight and departing the morning of Oct. 9.

    There will be approximately 30 corps members traveling on boats which are replicas of the ones used 213 years ago.

  • Emmanuel Lutheran Church to hold soup supper Saturday

    TELL CITY – Emmanuel Lutheran Church in Tell City will host its annual soup supper Saturday, Oct. 8, Emmanuel’s classic soup will be served, as well as barbecued-chicken dinners, with creek-fried potatoes, special-recipe slaw and cakes and pies. Serving will begin in the dining room at 4 p.m.

    There will be a bake sale and country store. Carryout soup and meals will be available outside at 2 p.m. Those wanting bulk soup are asked to take their own containers.

  • Community Events; Oct. 6

    Villas to host fall block party

     

    TELL CITY – The Villas at Oakwood will host its annual Fall Block Party Oct. 7, from 2 to 4 outside the Villa Club House. River City Cannelcade will be providing the entertainment. Chili and hamburgers will be served. This is a free event open to the community.

     

    BB gun shoot Saturday

    TELL CITY – Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 2939 will hold a BB gun shoot on Oct. 8, from noon to 3 p.m. at the post home.

  • The Beehive arts market to return Oct. 28-29

    JASPER – The Beehive, a juried open-air arts market, opens for their third annual show Friday and Saturday, Oct. 28 and 29. Local artists will offer a variety of handmade items, including pottery, jewelry, textiles, paper, painting, mosaic, upcycled vintage, knitting, housewares, bath and body products, clothing, handbags and woodworking.

    The Beehive concept came to be when a group of art-minded friends were looking for a way to celebrate local artisans and makers.

  • FOP jeep ride set for Saturday at Eagle’s Bluff

    TELL CITY – Fraternal Order of Police Lodge 137 will host its second annual jeep ride Saturday, Oct. 8, at noon. The ride will begin and end at Eagle’s Bluff Park near Cannelton. The entrance is located just west of the home on Indiana 66.

    Registration will begin at 10 a.m. and will be $10 for participants ages 16 and older. The ride will depart Eagle’s Bluff at noon and will return at 4 p.m. Prizes will be drawn upon the group’s return. Food and refreshments are planned at Eagle’s Bluff and at stops along the route.