Coming Events

  • Community Events; Feb. 4

    Writers workshop set for Feb. 19


    TELL CITY – Writers of all types are welcome to attend a writing workshop discussion on Tuesday, Feb. 19, from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m., at the Tell City Public Library. The group welcomes all writers 18 or older for fiction as well as nonfiction, to share their writing and have an opportunity for discussion.

    This program is free and open to the public. Participants are encouraged to take a sample of their writing.


  • Author Bill Bartelt to speak at 2019 Lincoln Day Program
  • Community Events; Jan. 31

    Friday Book Club meets Friday


    TELL CITY – The Friday Book Club will meet on Friday, Feb. 1, at 1:30 p.m. in the community room of the Tell City branch Perry County Public Library. Helen Richardson will present the book review. For more information contact Mary Phillips at (812) 547-5024.


    Memorial Hospital auxiliary meeting Friday


  • World renowned Poulenc Trio on Jasper stage

    JASPER – A piano-wind chamber ensemble performance, presented by Jasper Community Arts, will be held at the Jasper Arts Center on Sunday, Jan. 27, at 7:30 p.m.

  • 1924 history of Tell City to be shared Monday

    TELL CITY – The program for the next meeting of the Tell City Historical Society on Monday, Jan. 28, will be a 1924 essay written by S. A. Brazee who was one of the early founders of Tell City. It will include history about early businesses on Main Street. The society will meet at 6 p.m. at the museum. The public is invited to learn about Tell City’s beginning.

  • Volunteer training for Winter Shelter Monday

    TELL CITY – Another meeting of volunteers interested in assisting with Perry County Winter Shelter, a program that will provide warm overnight accommodations in area churches for people who do not have secure housing, will meet for training at 6 p.m. Monday, Jan. 28, at First Baptist Church in Tell City. Those attending should use the Jefferson Street entrance. Several more volunteers are needed to make the program a success. Anyone interested in learning more is invited to attend.

  • Woodland invasive species course planned

    PERRY COUNTY – Are invasive species of trees or plants invading your woodlot? Want in-depth training on the removal of invasive species? Need credit to renew your Category 2 pesticide license? Purdue Extension is offering a three-session, in-depth training on woodland invasive species management. Extension Forester Ron Rathfon and Nursery Inspector Angela Rust will offer their expertise in identifying and managing weed and insect pests as well as exotic plant diseases.

  • SWCD Annual Meeting Feb. 4

    BRISTOW – The 71st Annual meeting of the Perry County Soil and Water Conservation District will be held on Monday, Feb. 4, beginning at 6:30 p.m. at the Bristow Community Center.

  • Community Events; Jan. 17

    Coin club meets today


    TELL CITY – River Cities Coin Club will meet in the community room at Fifth-Third Bank in Tell City Thursday, Jan. 17. Doors open at 6 p.m. Meeting starts at 7 p.m. For more information, call (812) 547-3974. Public welcome.


    Writers workshop set for Tuesday


  • St. Meinrad black history lecture Feb. 12

    ST. MEINRAD –  Shannen Dee Williams, assistant professor of history at Villanova University, will deliver the annual Black History Lecture at Saint Meinrad Seminary and School of Theology.

    Her lecture, “The Real Sister Act: Black Catholic Sisters in the United States,” will be held on Tuesday, Feb. 12, at 7 p.m. Central Time in St. Bede Theater.