June 11, 2008
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Crandall Town Council will meet Tuesday, June 17, at 6:30 p.m. at the town hall.
Crawford County Habitat for Humanity will meet Tuesday, June 17, at 7 p.m. at 124 S. Second St., Marengo.
Crawford County Community School Corp. Board of Trustees will meet Tuesday, June 17, at the Administration Building, 124 S. Second St., Marengo. The executive session will begin at 6 p.m., with the public meeting to immediately to follow.
Crawford County Sheriff's Merit Board will meet Wednesday, June 18, at 7 p.m. at the Crawford County Judicial Complex at English.
Crawford County Tourism Board will meet Wednesday, June 18, at 7 p.m. at the Crawford County Judicial Complex.
English Town Council will meet Monday, June 16, at 7 p.m. at the English Fire Station.
Harrison County Board of Commissioners will meet Monday, June 16, at 7:30 p.m. at the Harrison County Court House at Corydon.
Harrison County Hospital Board of Trustees will meet Wednesday, June 18, at 7 p.m. at the new HCH at Corydon.
Harrison County Sheriff's Merit Board will meet Thursday, June 12, at 6:30 p.m. at Central Barren United Methodist Church.
Leavenworth Park Board will meet Monday, June 16, at 7 p.m. at the Leavenworth Senior Citizens Center.
North Harrison Community School Corp. Board of Trustees will meet Thursday, June 12, at 7:30 p.m. at North Harrison Middle School at Ramsey.
First Southern Baptist Church in Floyds Knobs invites all children age 3 through grade 5 for Club VBS. The pardners (kids, that is) will ride through trails of adventure-filled Bible stories, create cool western crafts, enjoy refreshing snacks and gallop through the recreation activities. Club VBS: Cactus Canyon will be held from June 16 through 20 at the church, located at 4631 Lakeview Drive. It will begin each day at 9 a.m. and conclude at noon. For more information, contact the church at 1-812-923-7905 or visit www.fsbc-fk.org and www.southernlive.net.
Indian Creek Baptist Church will host Vacation Bible School for children ages 3 through grade 6 for free from Sunday, June 22, through Friday, June 27, from 6 to 9 p.m. each day. In this one-week adventure — Outrigger Island: Living God's Unshakable Truth — children will hear Bible stories, participate in crafts, sing motivating songs, eat snacks at the Snack Shack and play games at Recreation Reef. Adults will also have the opportunity to participate in a Bible study. Call 951-2196 or visit www.indiancreekbc.org for more information.
Women's Aglow Fellowship will meet Thursday, June 12, at 6 p.m. at the English Senior Citizens Building.
Harrison County Hymn Sing will host GospelFest Saturday, June 14, from noon to 8 p.m. at the Hurley D. Conrad Memorial Bandstand in Corydon as a drug-free, gang-free, fun zone for families. Scheduled to perform are Down by the Wayside Choir, Old Union Community Choir, Lincoln Hill Baptist Church, Triumph Worship and Praise, Chosen Youth, Vic and Eve Zarley, Wesley UMC Chancel Choir, Sisters in Faith, Loren Fowler, Anointed Blood, Larry Johnson, Louisville Archdiocese Choir, Black Mountain, The Chestnuts, New Salisbury Full Gospel Praise Team, St. Paul AME Choir and The Ferrens. Other free activities planned include Clowning Around Carnival Rides, Golf Shores Fun Center miniature golf, cornhole, Harrison County K-9 demonstration, health screenings, drug/alcohol awareness, fire safety, Ronald McDonald, Abraham Lincoln and Elvis Presley. There will be food booths offering pulled pork barbecue, hamburgers, hot dogs, fish, brats, walking tacos, apple dumplings, homemade cakes, pies, ice cream and more.
Hillview Christian Church will have Vacation Bible School, titled "God's Big Back Yard," on Saturday, June 21, at the American Legion post in Marengo off S.R. 66. Three programs will be held, at 11 a.m. and 2 and 5 p.m., for preschoolers through fourth graders. For more information, call Mitchell at 365-3199.
DaySpring Emmaus community will have its annual family picnic on Saturday, June 21, from 4 to 7 p.m. (rain or shine) at the Mary E. Lyles Family Park located about 5-1/2 miles east of Salem. Barbecue chicken and drinks will be provided. Members and friends of the community are asked to bring a dish as follows: last names A and B, appetizers; C, through E, vegetable trays; F through H, fruit trays; I and J, chips, dips, condiments; K through M, baked beans; N through P, vegetable casseroles; Q through S, potato salad or vegetable salad; T through V, desserts; W through Y, pies; Z, cakes. For more information or directions, visit www.dayspringemmaus.org.
Unity Chapel United Methodist Church will host Vacation Bible School Sunday, June 22, through Thursday, June 26, from 6 to 8:15 p.m. each day. The church is located south of Ramsey at 1760 Lost Creek Road. For more information or to pre-register, call 347-2887.
Louisville Astronomical Society will host a free public star viewing night at its observatory near Curby in Crawford County Saturday, June 14, beginning at dusk. LAS members will have their telescopes set up in the viewing fields so the public can view the night skies, including the stars, moon and planets. The observatory is located north of Carefree on Curby Road, off of S.R. 66. Once on Curby Road, follow the LAS signs. For more information, visit www.louisville-astro.org.
New Salisbury Lions Club will meet Thursday, June 12, at 6:30 p.m. at Central Barren United Methodist Church.
Paoli Senior Citizens Center will sponsor a dance on Saturday, June 14, from 6:30 to 9 p.m. Music will be provided by Merle Cox and Friends. Refreshments will be available for sale. The Center is located at 119 S.W. Second St. in Paoli.
English High School all-class reunion pitch-in dinner will be Saturday, June 14, at noon at the Bluffs Shelterhouse 1-1/2 mile west of English. Attendees do not have to be graduates, just anyone who attended English High School. Guests are welcome. Bring a covered dish; drinks, paper plates and plasticware will be provided. For more information, call 1-812-282-6595.
Martin and Mollie Baelz Engleman family reunion will be Sunday, June 15, at the Mauckport Shelterhouse with a pitch-in meal at noon. All friends and relatives are invited.
Morgan Township School graduates and friends will have their annual alumni dinner Saturday, June 14. The dinner will be held at Morgan Elementary School; the doors will open at 5 p.m. and the buffet dinner will follow at 6. The Class of 1958 will be honored. The dinner is $12 per person. For more information or reservations, call one of the following committee members: Virginia Dale (364-6516), Anna Book (364-4252) or Ruth Graeter (1-812-812-967-3196).
The third Rice family reunion will be held Saturday, July 12, from noon to 5 p.m. at Pekin Park shelter house. Everyone is asked to bring a covered dish or dessert and a two-liter soft drink (no alcohol, please); meat, coffee and tea will be provided. Bring pictures and scrapbook, as well as favorite memories and stories. For more information, call Phyllis Rice at 1-812-752-2431 or e-mail Wayne Rice at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Descendants of Elmer and Cleo Wiseman will have a reunion Sunday, June 15, at the English Senior Citizen Center. The event will begin at noon with a carry-in dinner.
American Legion Post 84 will meet Monday, June 16, at 7:30 p.m. at the post home at Marengo.
American Legion Post 332 Auxiliary will meet Tuesday, June 17, at 7:30 p.m. at the post home at Milltown.