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Coming Events

  • 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.

  • Appalachian Trail portrait series coming to Krempp Gallery

    JASPER – The Krempp Gallery at the Jasper Arts Center is pleased to present the works of former Jasper native, now living in Boulder, Colo., photographer Chet Strange and Richmond, Va., photographer Parker Michels-Boyce for the month of February.

    Meet the artists and listen to a Gallery Talk during the Opening Reception, at the Krempp Gallery on Thursday, Feb. 7, from 5 to 7 p.m. A cash bar and refreshments will be served.

  • 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.

  • Community Events; Jan. 14

    Coin club meeting Jan. 17

     

    TELL CITY – River Cities Coin Club Meeting in 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 Jan. 22

     

  • Community Events; Dec. 31

    PCMH auxiliary board meeting Friday

     

    TELL CITY – The Perry County Memorial Hospital Auxiliary Board will meet Friday, Jan. 4, at 8:30 a.m. It will be held in the Conference Room at the hospital.

     

    County’s Republicans to celebrate new year Jan. 6

     

    TELL CITY – The Perry County Republican Party will gather to celebrate the new year on Sunday, Jan. 6, from 2 to 4 p.m. at the Pour Haus.

     

  • Community Events; Dec. 27

    Knight’s Club breakfast Jan. 13

     

    TELL CITY – Tell City Knights Club is hosting a breakfast buffet on Sunday, Jan. 13, from 8 a.m. to noon, located at 97 Tell St., Tell City. The menu is all-you-can eat and includes scrambled eggs, bacon, sausage, hash browns, biscuits and gravy, French toast sticks, coffee, juice and milk. Cost is $7.50 or $3.50 for kids 12 and under.

  • Excursion train rides planned for Dec. 31

    TELL CITY – A pair of New Year’s Eve excursion train rides will be offered Monday, Dec. 3. Tickets are $10 each and two heated passenger cars will be on hand for the trips. A daytime ride will depart the Depot at 3 p.m. and a second night-ride will depart at 7 p.m. Rides will last about an hour.

    The daytime trip will give riders a view of the countryside along the Ohio River between Tell City and Troy, said Betty Cash, the county visitor’s bureau director. The night ride will return riders in time to watch the big apple drop in City Park.

  • Tell City Silvesternacht set for New Year’s Eve

    TELL CITY – The city’s annual Silvesternacht New Year’s Eve celebration is set for the evening of Dec. 31. The main gala of events will be centered in City Hall Park from 10 p.m. to  midnight.

    Now in its seventh year, leading up to the annual lowering of the illuminated apple, the park will play host to a number of activities, including a fireworks display, music a bubble wrap stomp and prize giveaways.