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Free meals for kids will be served now through July 31st at Springs Valley High Cafeteria. Lunch is served from 11:30 to 12:30 Monday thru Friday. Adults can eat also for $3. Call Kelly at 936-4820, ext 221
Orleans Community School Corporation will participate in the Summer Food Service Program. Free meals will be available for all children 18 and under or those 18 and over enrolled in a state-approved educational program for the mentally or physically handicapped. The free meals will be served from from July 20 thru 24th at Orleans Jr. Sr. High. Breakfast served from 8:30 to 9:30am,, lunch from 11:3o to 12:30. Call Carolyn at 865-2688 for more information.June 16th thru 30th
The Dubois County Emergency Management Amateur Radio Operators will be participating in the Amateur Radio Relay League Field Day event which runs from 2:00 PM Saturday, June 27 to 2:00 PM Sunday, June 28, 2015. ARRL Field Day is a nationwide exercise that tests the Amateur Radio Operator’s equipment and their ability to operate under adverse conditions such as those that may occur during a disaster. Amateur radio is recognized as one of the only viable communication means that would be available after a large scale disaster.
The Dubois County group will be setting up their radio equipment and operating from shelter house #4 at the Dubois County Park which is located behind the 4-H Fairgrounds one mile north of Bretzville, Indiana on Highway 162.
For more information on the Field Day event or on becoming a licensed Amateur Radio
Operator, contact the Dubois County Emergency Management Agency at 812-482-2202.
Vacation Bible School at Red Quarry Christian Church,, the theme is” The Wacky world of water. June 28th thru 30th and July 1st and 2d, Sunday thru Thursday from 6-8:15pm. Commencement Sunday July 5th at 10:15AM. Call 936-2206.Learn to identify flowering plants using a field guide during three Flora Field Days this summer at Paynetown State Recreation Area on Monroe Lake. Naturalist Jill Vance will lead the field days, which are June 28, July 26 and Aug. 30. Each field day runs from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m.
Clark Days at Falls of the Ohio SP, June 27-28
Celebrate the life and times of George Rogers Clark with Falls of the Ohio State Park on June 27 and 28. George Rogers Clark Days will run from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. each day at the George Rogers Clark Home Site, 1102 W. Harrison Ave., Clarksville. The event is free. Re-enactors will portray members of the Clark family and 18th- and 19th-century militiamen, surveyors and frontiersmen. The event also will include atlatl throwing (American Indian spear throwing), vendors with period crafts, speakers, musicians, children’s activities and more. The Clark Home Site is part of Falls of the Ohio State Park. For more information and to make a group reservation, call (812) 280-9970
July 1st thru 15th, 2015
French Lick Senior Citizens will host a Dance Friday July 3rd from 7pm until 9:30pm featuring Merle Cox and The Good Time Country Band. Everyone Welcome
O’Bannon Woods State Park hosts Living Farmstead Days and Haypress Demonstration
4th of July Weekend Bring the whole family and a picnic lunch to Hickory Hollow Interpretive Center in O’Bannon Woods State Park, west of Corydon, Indiana, for the Living Pioneer Farmstead on Saturday and Sunday of Independence Day Weekend from 10am to 3pm. The farmstead features a working blacksmith shop, pioneer home, cooper shop, tomahawk throws, weaving, cross-cut saws, and pioneer demonstrations of all kinds. Included in this event is a demonstration of the nationally unique haypress, which is run by one of our oxen (Forest & Gump). The demonstration takes place on Saturday, July 4th and Sunday, July 5th at 1pm. In the event of mechanical difficulty with the 160-year old haypress, a special tour of the press, draft animals, and barn is given in its place. For a full schedule of activities at O’Bannon Woods State Park on this year’s 4th of July Weekend, call the interpretive center at 812-738-8234 or go to www.interpretiveservices.in.gov The haypress demo and living farmstead event is free of charge; the regular property gate entrance fee applies. O’Bannon Woods State Park is located 10 miles west of Corydon, Indiana on Hwy. 462, off State Highway 62.
Enjoy a fireworks display at the Patoka Lake Beach on Saturday, July 4th. The fireworks will start at dark. Bring along your family and friends, lawn chairs, blankets, refreshments, and bug spray. Already camping at Patoka this weekend? Then there is no need to drive down to the beach. Just go to section C of the Modern Campground for your own viewing area of the fireworks display. Arrive early to get the best seats! Come out and enjoy this spectacular show over the waters of Patoka! The entrance fee of $7 per vehicle for Indiana residents ($9 out of state) is required for the Newton Stewart State Recreation Area, Patoka Reservoir, located north of Wickliffe Indiana, Highway 164.For more information regarding this program or other interpretive events, call the Nature Center at 812.685.2447
Come and be a part of History by helping fund the first ever Orleans Bicentennial Celebration Fireworks display...
A motorcycle ride is planned to depart from the lower parking lot of the Orleans High School on Sunday, July 5th with kickstands up @ 1:30pm. Registration will begin @ 12. The ride will consist of a 4-5 hour ride thru the south central Indiana area with food and fuel stops along the way. The cost to ride is $10 per BIKE and there will also be raffle tickets available that are being sold by the Orleans American Legion Post #69 with proceeds from both being used to fund the Orleans Bicentennial Fireworks Display. The ride will end back in the Orleans area at the Orleans Bicentennial Fireworks Display along with the drawing of the raffle tickets where there will be up to $5000 given away in winnings(subject to all 500 tickets sold).
more information contact Richard Grace -276-9256 or see our Facebook page "Orleans Bicentennial Motorcycle Ride"...
The Orleans Bicentennial Committee is encouraging everyone to decorate and dress up the town red, white and blue for the upcoming “Orleans 200 Homecoming” July 3-5. Committee members are hoping that residents, merchants and business owners will join in this special celebration by displaying patriotic type décor i.e. banners, bunting, flags throughout the town and especially those located along Maple Street (S.R. 37).Jasper – Are you looking for a fulfilling job where you can make an impact in the lives of others?
Visit Memorial Hospital’s job fair on Tuesday, July 7, 2015 from 4:00 – 7:00 p.m. in the hospital’s main lobby. We are looking to recruit compassionate, caring individuals to join our team! We have immediate openings in areas such as certified nursing assistants, clinical assistants, housekeeping, maintenance, receptionists, and many more. Have your resume ready, and show up dressed to impress. On-site interviews and tours of the facility will be available. To view additional open positions or to apply for a job online, go to www.mhhcc.org. For more information, please call 812-996-0135
. Jasper – Do you know that about 1 in 7 men will be diagnosed with prostate cancer during his lifetime? Prostate cancer can be a serious disease, but screenings can help in early diagnosis. Memorial Hospital and Health Care Center is offering a Prostate Cancer Screening and Lipid Profile for men age 50 and over or for those with a high risk for prostate cancer.. The screening will take place at Memorial Southside Office, 1100 West 12th Avenue, Jasper on Thursday, July 9 from 6:00 – 8:00 a.m. A 12-hour fast is required for the lipid profile prior to the screening. Results will be mailed to participants. For more information, call the Health and Wellness department at 812-996-2399.
24th Annual Astronomy *STAR PARTY* at Patoka Lake Saturday, July 11th
The Patoka Lake 24th Annual Star Party is scheduled for Saturday, July 11th from 6PM- 10PM at the Patoka Lake Beach. Enjoy a special presentation by members of the Louisville & Evansville Astronomical Societies and the Stonebelt Stargazers of Bedford, IN as they share their knowledge of the sky above. There will be kid’s activities and giveaways until dark. A special astronomy program will be held under the tent on the beach. Telescopes will be set up for observations of Mars & Saturn as darkness falls. The entrance fee of $7 per vehicle for Indiana residents ($9 out of state) is required for the Newton Stewart State Recreation Area, Patoka Reservoir, located north of Wickliffe Indiana, Highway 164.For more information regarding this program or other interpretive events, call the Nature Center at 812.685.2447.
Other Items of Interest:
The Word of Life Fellowship at 864 Adams St. in French Lick. Service time, Sundays at 10:30am.. Pastor Jerry Nail. Call 723-9463 of 498-8659
Living Waters Assembly of God is having "The Caring Place" beginning this THURSDAY night at 7pm. We will be located on main level of Goody B's on College street across from Winnegers Floral shop. Come join us for fellowship, prayer, and Bible Study every Thursday night!
Wednesday evening community dinner each Wednesday at 6pm at Paoli Christian Church. Everyone is welcome, no cost and no reservations needed. Call the church at 723-2664
La Leche League of Orange County offers the latest breastfeeding information an support. Meetings are the 2d Thursday of the month. Pregnant women, mothers and babies are welcome. Meetings are held at the Paoli Friends Church basement at 301 North Gospel St, (Hwy 37, Paoli). Call 723-2305
Tom Frohman, a lawyer at the Bloomington branch of Indiana Legal Services, comes to Paoli the first Wednesday morning of every month to talk to low-income individuals who have legal questions or court cases involving family law issues including paternity, custody, child support, visitation, and divorce. You may call the office of Hoosier Hills PACT at (812) 723-2621 to make a free and confidential appointment to speak to Mr. Frohman. Alternatively, if you want to apply for help from ILS without meeting directly with Mr. Frohman, you can call the ILS office at 800-822-4774 on Mondays from 2:00 – 4:00 PM on family law issues and, for all other issues, on Tuesdays from 1:30 – 3:30 PM or Thursdays from 10:00 AM to noon. The other legal issues handled by ILS are problems related to foreclosures, taxes, landlord-tenant, unemployment, debt collection, and public benefits., ,, The Diabetic Support Group meets in the IU Health Paoli hospital cafeteria the third Thursday of every month at 6pm until April and then it meets at 7p through the summer. If you are interested in more info about the group, call 723-7474. If you are interested in more info about Williams Bros. services, call 723-3907.