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Coming Events

  • Garden in the Kitchen today with Purdue Extension

    TELL CITY – Join Danica Williams, Purdue Extension Nutrition Education Program assistant, and Susie Murdock, master gardener, on Monday, April 30, from 5:30 to 6:30 for Springtime Garden in the Kitchen. Participants can tour raised beds, sample an easy recipe, and take home some seeds. Register with the Perry County Purdue Extension Office, (812) 547-7084, or email will1179@purdue.edu.

  • Habitat home ground-breaking set

    TELL CITY– Habitat for Humanity invites the public to attend a ground-breaking ceremony for the newest home being constructed for the Brian and Melinda Walters family. The 20th such home to be built in the community through the program, its groundbreaking is slated for 3 p.m. May 6 at 936 Ninth St. For more information, call the Habitat office at (812) 547-4805.

  • VFW serving breakfast Saturday

    TELL CITY – Veterans of Foreign Wars 2939 will host a breakfast buffet from 7 to 10:30 a.m. Saturday, April 28, at the post home. Scrambled eggs will be served or diners can get eggs made to order. Cost is $7, which includes tax. Carryout meals will be available. The public is invited.

  • Band Aid stages May 12

    TELL CITY –  The Tell City High School Band Boosters’ Band Aid event is set for May 12. Gates at the 4-H fairgrounds open at 10:30 a.m. Acts start at noon and run through 10 p.m.

    Programs will open with the TCHS band, and the WTE Boomwacker band led by Ms. Bunch.

    Highlights of Band Aid will include performances by TunnelVision  followed by Luke Hilgenhold. The Renegades will also take the stage and the showcase will close with Dead Esther. Seating is first-come, first- serve, and it’s advised to take lawn chairs or blankets.

  • COMMUNITY EVENTS, April 19

    Lincoln Day

    dinner Saturday

    TELL CITY – The Perry County Lincoln Day dinner will be held on Saturday, April 21, at the Schergens Center in Tell City. The event will begin at 4:30 p.m. The public is invited and tickets are $20 per person. Guest speakers will include U.S. Rep. Larry Bucshon, State Auditor Tera Klutz, State Sen. Erin Houchin and State Rep. Stephen Bartels.

    Leopold yard sales

    Friday, Saturday

  • SOCIAL NEWS, April 19

    THE NEXT WILLIAM TELL CENTER dance will take place Saturday, April 21, from 7 to 10 p.m., with Southern Edge performing. The cost is $5 for ages 12 and up. All ages are welcome to attend.

    The Center also hosts line dancing every Thursday from 6 to 8 p.m.

    HARRY G. MYERS AMERICAN LEGION POST 142 in Cannelton hosts bingo each Friday. Doors open at 5 p.m., early bingo is held at 6 p.m. and regular bingo games begin at 7 p.m. The public is invited.

  • A heroes tribute: Honor Flight next month

    EVANSVILLE – Honor Flight will again debark May 5 and is looking for veterans who served during Dec. 7, 1941 through June 26, 1950. Any veteran, any branch, including those who didn’t serve overseas. If the members of the Tri-State of a deserving Veteran who hasn’t flown on an Honor Flight sign them up through the website at www.honorflightsi.org

  • Date change for EUCC family activities night to mark Child Abuse Prevention Month

    EDIT: The event will be held on Wednesday, April 25 from 4 to 6 p.m. instead of previously published dates.

     

    TELL CITY – The Perry County Department of Child Services will host a community event for Child Abuse Prevention Month April 25 from 4 to 6 p.m. at Evangelical United Church of Christ.

    There will be games, give aways, food and fun for everyone. The event is designed to have community partners available to hand out and discuss information with the community to prevent child abuse.

  • Masonic lodge car show May 6

    TELL CITY – The Tell City Masonic Lodge #623’s 14th annual car show will be held on Sunday, May 6. Registration begins at 8 a.m. and ends at noon. Judging begins at 11 a.m.

    Awards will be presented approximately 2 p.m. Ten top awards will be awarded for 1990 and newer cars; 25 top awards will be awarded for 1989 and older cars. Best of show GM, best of show Ford and best of show Mopar and other special trophies awarded. Concessions will be available. Good food, fun and entertainment.

  • Tractor club to meet April 26

    BRANCHVILLE – The Ohio Valley Tractor Club will hold their monthly meeting Thursday, April 26, at 7 p.m. The meeting will be held at the Branchville conservation club.

    Members should try to attend, as the group will be discussing upcoming student scholarships.