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September 22, 2021

To list an event, call 812-738-4552 by Monday at 10 a.m. Events will be printed one week.

Government, agencies, school, library, etc.

Crawford County Soil & Water Conservation District, along with the Natural Resource Conservation Services, will meet Monday, Sept. 27, at 4 p.m. at Crawford County Community Park south of Marengo to establish environmental ranking criteria for the Environmental Quality Incentive Program as it pertains to row cropping, grazing, forestry, livestock and other production agriculture in Crawford County. Masks and social distancing will be required at the meeting. The SWCD regular meeting will follow at 5.

Harrison County Council will meet Monday, Sept. 27, at 7 p.m. at the government center in Corydon. The council also will meet Tuesday, Sept. 28, at 7 p.m. at the government center to discuss the 2022 budget.

Harrison County Parks board will meet Wednesday, Sept. 29, at 7 p.m. at Hayswood Nature Center west of Corydon.

Harrison County Soil & Water Conservation District board will meet Friday, Sept. 24, at 8:45 a.m. at the government center in Corydon.

Palmyra Town Council/Utilities Control Board will meet Thursday, Sept. 30, at 7 p.m. at the town hall.

Patoka Lake Regional Water & Sewer District board will meet Wednesday, Sept. 29, at 6:30 p.m. at the district’s operational facility meeting room, located at 2647 N. S.R. 543, Dubois.

Church

Calvary Baptist Church of New Salisbury will celebrate 70 years with a special service Sunday, Sept. 26, at 6 p.m. Founded on Sept. 23, 1951, the church still stands near the intersection of state roads 135 and 64 serving its community with the message of hope. One of the original members, Clara Royalty Sullivan, who still attends, is slated to speak, as is former pastor Michael MaHone. Current pastor Jeff Hurtgen and senior pastor Mitar Rudanovic will share the church’s vision and purpose. A dessert reception will follow the service.

Miscellaneous

Floyd County Historical Society will meet Tuesday, Sept. 28, at 7 p.m. in the Elsa Strassweg Auditorium of the New Albany-Floyd County Public Library, located at 180 W. Spring St. in New Albany. Tim Allen and Pam Peters will present the program “Freedomland Cemetery, a Perspective.” Allen has spent thousands of hours on the ground at Freedomland on a mission to “Locate the Lost.” Peters is a local author of several books, including “The Underground Railroad in Floyd County, Ind.,” and is a board member the Floyd County Historical Society. Due to the current increase in COVID-19 cases, masks are strongly recommended. The free program is open to the public. Visit the society’s website at FCHSIN.org for a complete schedule of meetings.

Palmyra Lions Club will give free blood pressure checks, have information about blood pressure and give free eye glass lens cleaners at the Pal Wow on Friday, Sept. 24, from 4 to 7 p.m. and on Saturday, Sept. 25, from 2 to 7 p.m. Lions Club members will also sell raffle tickets on a Mr. Steak Combo Gas Grill and cart, $200 and $100 in cash, a handmade wooden hallway tree with attached storage bin, an IH toy tractor and a $30 JayC gift card. The drawing of prizes will take place Sunday, Sept. 26, at 7 p.m. Lions Club members have raffle tickets available prior to the Pal Wow.

Reunion

Mitchell family reunion, scheduled for Sunday, Sept. 26, has been canceled due to COVID-19.

Veterans

American Legion Post 84 at Marengo will have meetings the third Monday of the month for post members only, with Ladies Auxiliary at 6 p.m., Sons of the American Legion at 6:30 p.m. and Legionnaires at 7 p.m. (no outside members or guests at this time). For more information, call the post at 812-365-9800.

American Legion Ralph E. Parr Post 133 at Alton, Legionnaires, Ladies Auxiliary and Sons of the American Legion meet the first Thursday of the month at 7 p.m.

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