Coming Events

  • Winter story times set

    PERRY COUNTY – The Perry County Public Library will host  a series of winter storytimes, running from Nov. 27 through Dec. 20. Programs will take place at both the Tell City and Cannelton locations.  Registration will begin Oct. 29 and can be done by calling the Tell City location at (812) 547-2661.  Storytime programs are as follows:

    Tuesday evenings, 6-7 p.m. – Tell City (3 years through 6 years)

    Wednesday mornings, 10-10 a.m. – Tell City (birth through 2 years)

  • PCMH Holiday Bazaar set for Nov. 8

    TELL CITY – The Perry County Memorial Hospital Auxiliary will hold its annual Holiday Bazaar from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 8.  There will also be a silent auction.

    There will be a minimum bid posted on each item and a bid sheet placed with each item. The bazaar will include many other handcrafted items and baked goods for sale.

  • Belle of Cincinnati to dock in Tell City Sunday, Nov. 11

    TELL CITY –  One of Greater Cincinnati’s top attractions, BB Riverboats, will leave its home port to once again make their downriver Fall Tour of River Cities, Nov. 8-11. The Belle of Cincinnati will travel to Henderson, Ky., Owensboro, Ky., and Tell City, offering lunch, brunch, dinner and sightseeing cruises.

  • Community Events; Oct. 22

    VFW dinners each Tuesday


    TELL CITY – The Tell City VFW will hold a dinner every Tuesday in October, serving from 3 to 7 p.m. Meals will cost $5.50 and include pulled pork sandwich with choice of mild, hot or regular barbecue sauce with baked beans, potato salad, and a side of onion and pickle.


    Author to lead Historical Society discussions today


  • St. Martin ham shoot Nov. 4

    SIBERIA – The annual St. Martin of Tours ham shoot in Siberia will take place Sunday, Nov. 4, beginning at 10 a.m. Central time. There will be a raffle, country store, bingo, homemade desserts, chili and more. The public is invited.

  • VFW pulled pork dinners each Tuesday in October
  • Huffman haunted hollow Oct. 26-27

    NEW BOSTON – The Huffman Haunted Hollow returns for two nights this season.

    The Hollow, at 13352 E. Cr. 1200 N., Evanston (New Boston), will open at 6:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday, Oct. 26-27 and is presented by the youth groups of St. John Chrysostom in New Boston, St. Martin in Chrisney and St. Bernard in Rockport.

    Admission is free, however donations will be accepted with all proceeds going to the area Christmas Angel Trees.

  • Haunted Cannelton Historical Walking Tours

    CANNELTON – Cannelton Historic Advancement & Revitalization Movement will host Haunted Cannelton Historical Walking Tours on Saturday, Oct. 27. Tours will begin at 6 p.m., starting at the old library under the historic gymnasium on Sixth Street. The self-guided tours will take participants to six locations along Taylor and Washington Streets.

    The cost will be $3 for singles, $5 for two adults and children 12 and under are free. Take the tour and learn some creepy history about historic Cannelton.

    Oct. 27

  • Library to host Art of Knitting with Steel Thursday

    TELL CITY – Perry County Public Library of Tell City will hold Kusari: The Art of Knitting with Steel on Thursday, Oct. 18 at 5 p.m.

    Kusari, or Japanese chainmail, was invented in the 13th century, around the time of the Mongol invasions of Japan. Used to connect plates of armor, it drapes and hangs like fabric. Today, artists use Kusari to make beautiful jewelry and body art. It’s flexibility, versatility and strength make it the perfect medium for “knitting with steel.”

  • Catholic Charities Taste & Share Nov. 10

    TELL CITY – Join Catholic Charities for the 3rd annual Taste & Share on Saturday, Nov. 10, at the Schergens Center in Tell City.