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Coming Events

  • Legion Auxiliary poppy days May 2-4

    PERRY COUNTY – Red crepe paper poppies will be available Thursday through Saturday, May 2-4, at two Tell City locations, Noble’s IGA and Walmart. Poppy sales will begin at 8 a.m.

    The poppies are reminders of the sacrifices of the thousands of service members in all wars.

    The program is an annual event sponsored by members of Tell City’s American Legion 213 Auxiliary.

    Volunteers will take part in the nation-wide program in memory of the citizen soldiers who gave their lives in the cause of freedom.

  • ‘Almost, Maine’ opens at Perry Central May 9

    LEOPOLD – Perry Central High School will present “Almost, Maine,” a play by John Cariani, on Thursday, May 9, at 7 p.m., Friday, May 10, at 7 p.m. and Sunday, May 12, at 2:30 p.m. at Perry Central High School in Leopold.

    Tickets will be $8.

    For reservations or questions about tickets, call (812) 827-3856 or email sdenu@live.com.

  • Community Events; April 22

    Writers workshop at the library Tuesday

     

    TELL CITY – A writer’s group will meet on Tuesday, April 23, at 6:30 p.m. at the Perry County Public Library in Tell City.

    Writers are encouraged to take a sample of their writing. Rough drafts and outlines are fine to use for discussion. The group is aiming to have monthly meetings to see how members’ writing grows and improves. Anyone who wishes to discuss a writing sample or who is interested in improving his or her writing is welcome to attend.

  • Rome Community Center to host ‘Hoosiers & Their Hooch’ exhibit

    ROME – The Rome Community Center will host Hoosiers & Their Hooch: Perspectives on Prohibition, one of the Indiana Historical Society’s traveling exhibits, on Sunday, April 28, at the Rome Dogwood Festival. The exhibit, featuring the rise and fall of prohibition in Indiana and throughout the country, will be on display at the 1818 Rome Courthouse located in Rome, Indiana.

  • Historical society meeting April 22

    TELL CITY – The next membership meeting of the Tell City historical society will be Monday, April 22, at Twilight Towers. The program will be about local retired teachers. Bring leftover Easter chocolate and join in.

  • COMMUNITY EVENTS; APRIL 18

    PCMH geranium

    orders end Friday

     

    TELL CITY – The Perry County Memorial Hospital Auxiliary is selling geraniums provided by VIP Foliage. Geraniums are $3.50 and are available in red, pink, salmon and white. Orders will be taken until April 19 with pick up dates of April 30 and May 1. Contact auxiliary president Donna Harpenau at (812) 547-2774 or any auxiliary member to place an order.

     

    Town of Troy

    seeks firefighters

  • Tell City great day of service May 11

    TELL CITY – This year’s annual Great Day of Service will take place Saturday, May 11. Participants will meet at 9 a.m. at the City Hall gazebo. Pastor Dan Hopkins with First Baptist Church will conduct an opening prayer.

    Churches, civic groups and individuals are all coming together to work on pre-planned projects and to share their time and talents with others.

    Anyone interested in volunteering, or for inquires about services being offered, call (812) 547-2270. In case of rain, the event will be rescheduled.

  • Community Events; April 15

    PCMH geranium sales continue

     

    TELL CITY – The Perry County Memorial Hospital Auxiliary is selling geraniums provided by VIP Foliage. Geraniums are $3.50 and are available in red, pink, salmon and white. Orders will be taken until April 19 with pick up dates of April 30 and May 1. Contact auxiliary president Donna Harpenau at (812) 547-2774 or any auxiliary member to place an order.

     

    Town of Troy seeks firefighters

     

  • Community Events; April 11

    Orscheln Easter egg hunt Saturday

     

    TELL CITY – Orscheln Farm & Home will host its annual Easter-egg Hunt from noon to 2 p.m. Saturday, April 13.  Registration will begin at 11:45 a.m.

    A $1 donation will be requested and all proceeds will benefit the Humane Society of Perry County.  For more information, contact the store at (812) 547-7444.

  • Saint Meinrad exhibit features artist Kathryn Waters

    ST. MEINRAD – Saint Meinrad Archabbey Library Gallery is hosting an art exhibit, called “Drawing the World,” by Kathryn Waters of Evansville. The show runs through May 12.