ATTENTION ORANGE COUNTY FRIENDS--Mercy Center in Paoli, a minstry that feeds the hungry of our area, is in DIRE NEED of items to serve the public. Below is a list of needed items: Jiffy Cornbread Scalloped Potatoes Macaroni Spaghetti and spaghetti sauce Sugar Cooking oil baked beans pork-n-beans tomato sauce, , instant mashed potatoes chili beans stovetop stuffing mixed vegetables.
If you can help with an of the above items, especially in quantity, you can bring them to the Orleans Christian Church or you can take them directly to the Mercy Center at 308 S. Oak St. (across from Pizza Hut) in Paoli. ****
The Indiana Tobacco Quitline is offering Hoosiers who use tobacco, free medication, to help them quit smoking. The free nicotine replacement therapy promotion will end when supplies run out. To take advantage of the free offer, must enroll in the Indiana Tobacco Quitline, which also provides a coach. To enroll call Megan Wade-Taxter at 317-233-7104.
Anyone who is 60 years and older, who qualify income wise, are eligible for Farmers Market Vouchers. Please contact Hoosier Uplands at 812-849-4457 to see if you qualify. Vouchers available for Lawrence, Orange and Washington.
July 16-31, 2018
Springs Valley Fellowship of Church Women will meet on Monday, July 23 at Noon in Big Splash Waer Park. Pastor John Moffatt of Springs Valley Wesleyan Church will be the speaker. All ladies are welcome.
Wesleyan Church Family Camp July 15-23, 2018, located 1/2 mile south of Orleans, Indiana on Highway 37. Every one is welcome to attend the Events:
Sunday, July 15--District Wide Youth Rally - 6pm, Pastor Amber Livermore
Monday through Saturday:
9am - Breakfast
10:30a - Morning Service -Rev Aaron Marshall
10:30a - Youth Service (Orleans Fellowship Hall)
10:30a - Young Adult Service (Basketball Court)
10:30a - Children's Service (Orleans Church)
1:30p - Recreation for Youth (Mon-Fri)
4:00p - Dinner
7:00p - Evangelist Service.
Sunday, July 22
9:30a - Sunday School
10:30a - Morning Service
2:30p - Ordination Service w/Dr. Earl Wilson --Orleans Weslyan
4:30p - Concert - Judith Montgomery & Family & the Woodsman Quartet
Hoosier Uplands Economic Development Corporation will be holding a Class teaching parents and caregivers about safe sleep practices for infants. The class will be shown how to set up and the portable cribs they have available. Portable cribs will be distributed free of charge to anyone who is financially eligible. The class will be held Friday, July 20th from 3:30p to 4:30p at the Bedford Public Library
Valley Gospel Hall, 8359 St Rd 56, West Baden, will have a Free Concert, July 21, 7-9p, featuring Rick Osborne. Love Offering will be taken.
Love Never Fails United Christian Church on the Boulevard in West Baden will be hosting the Valley BBQ Cookoff Saturday July 21st beginning at 11am. Bring your best pulled chicken and pulled pork. $10.00 to enter and $5.00 for a meal. 100% of all proceeds will go to benefit the Blackhawk Blessings which is dedicated to feeding children of the valley community. Free live music, fun and fellowship. For more info and to sign up to enter call Pastor Jason Lindsey at (812)351-0323.
There will be a community announcement meeting and Q/A session regarding the opening of Safe Haven Recovery Engagement Center. This center is for addicts and their families learn about recovery and start or stay on their recovery journey, offering a safe place to hang out during the day, food, meetings, life skill classes, and connections to local resources such as treatment, PCP, mental health workers, etc. We hope to have this open by end of the year. The meeting will be on July 24th, 2018 at 6:30 p.m. At Christ is King Catholic Church meeting Hall at 833 S Triangle Road Paoli, IN
August 1-15, 2018
Free Gospel Concert, Saturday, August 4, 7-9p, at the Valley Gospel Hall, 8359 St. Rd. 56 in West Baden, featuring Josh Sharber. A Love Offering will be taken.
August 16-31, 2018
Free Gospel Concert, August 18, 7-9p, at the Valley Gospel Hall, 8359 St. Rd. 56, West Baden. Celebrating their 1st Year with Judith Montgomery & Family performing. Come help them celebrate!
August 16-31, 2018
The Woodville Summer Festival with Crafts-Cars-Music- & Food, August 18, 10a to 3p at the Church, 611 Wooville Rd, Mitchell. Open Car Show Registration begins 9:30a, awards at 3p. Sponsored by Women of Woodville.
Orleans Municipal Fire Department is now actively seeking applicants for the department. Openings include active firefighters , and emergency medical. Please contact Orleans Fire, 161 E. Price Ave., Orleans, IN 812 865 2887 or via email email@example.com Applications may be obtained from the Orleans Town Offices M-F during regular business hours.