Coming Events

  • Fifth annual Edelweiss Ball set for Aug. 4
  • Arts and Crafts Marketplace coming to Schweizer Fest

    TELL CITY – Calling all local and regional artisans for the new Schweizer Fest Arts and Crafts Marketplace. In collaboration with the Schweizer Fest Committee, the Tell City Regional Arts Association, a new tradition is starting at this year’s Schweizer Fest, the Arts & Crafts Marketplace.

  • Sign ups open for Schweizer Fest Talent Show

    TELL CITY – Registration forms for this summer’s Schweizer Fest Talent Show are now available at the Chamber of Commerce office at 601 Main St., in the lobby at German American Bank in downtown Tell City, at Conner Floor Covering at 12th and Tell streets, or by calling Sharilyn Franzman at (812) 719-3017. The rules and registration form can also be found at www.tellcityschweizerfest.com.

  • Cannelton Library offering

    CANNELTON – This July, the Cannelton branch of the Perry County Library is running a program, Don’t Get B.O.R.E.D.

    Starting this week, attendees will be offered the chance to build a craft, or relax while watching a movie, eat a snack and may drop in anytime on Tuesdays and Thursdays during event times from 1 to 5 p.m. Movies start at 1:30 p.m. in the library meeting room and will include a snack.

    The upcoming schedule at the branch located at 210 S. Eighth St., Cannelton, is as follows:

  • Beekeepers plan Q&A session

    PERRY COUNTY – Do you have questions about keeping bees? The July meeting of the Perry County Beekeepers organization will be a question-and-answer session. If you have questions, write them down and take them to the meeting.  Members of the group will try to answer them.

    The group will meet at 6 p.m. on Thursday, July 19, at the FFA Building at Perry Central Schools near Leopold.

    The meeting is free and open to the public.  Anyone who has an interest in beekeeping is invited to attend.

  • ‘Young Abe Lincoln’
  • Memorial butterfly release on July 27

    TELL CITY – Oakwood Health Campus and Asera Care Hospice are collaborating to invite the community to join in a butterfly release memorial event to be held Thursday, July 27, at Oakwood Health Campus at 3 p.m.

    The release is to remember and honor lost loved ones. The event will consist of spiritual readings and song, and end with a butterfly release in the courtyard. Refreshments will be provided.

    For further questions or information, contact Polly Story at (812) 547-2333.

  • Tickets available for Tri Kappa Kaffee Klatch

    Epsilon Omega Chapter of Kappa Kappa Kappa will host its traditional Kaffee Klatch breakfast on Thursday, Aug. 9, at Evangelical United Church of Christ Tell City. Breakfast will begin at 7 a.m. and continue until 10 a.m. Tickets are $7 for adults and $4 for children 6 to 12. Younger children can eat for free. Tickets are available through Tri Kappa members and at Old National, German American and Fifth Third banks.

  • Two-person exhibit, ‘Art of Discovery,’ on display at Archabbey Library Gallery

    ST. MEINRAD – Saint Meinrad Archabbey Library Gallery is hosting a two-person art exhibit, called “Art of Discovery,” featuring work by Keith Armstrong and Nancy Smith. The show will run from July 5 through Aug. 14.

    Woodturning artist Keith Armstrong from Princeton will be exhibiting his work with photographer Nancy Smith from Owensboro, Ky.. Both artists are inspired by nature and work to discover its hidden beauty.

  • Freedom is always worth celebrating