WFLQ Community Calendar

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August 16th thru 30th 

O’Bannon Woods State Park near Corydon having “Living Farmstead Days”, Labor Day Weekend, August 30th and 31st from 10am to 3pm.  The farmstead features a working blacksmith shop, copper shop, summer kitchen, pioneer home, trappers shed, tomahawk throws, pioneer demonstrations of all kinds and much more.  A feature is a demonstration of a unique 1850 haypress powered by oxen..  Call 738-8234 for more details.  US Army Corp of Engineers will offer a tour of the Dam Tower at Patoka Lake Saturday, August 30th at 10am.  The lake level is controlled by the Dam Tower... Call 685-2447. 

Dan Walls Assembly of God Missionary Chaplain, is coming to the Living Waters Assembly of God Church, Sunday, August 31st.  The church is located at the Senior Citizens, 8560 W. Main in French Lick.  Pastor Patty Rottet invites all to attend.  Call 630-3221.

September 1st thru 15th

GiveIn Game, the DNR Division of Fish & Wildlife’s venison donation program,, is available for the fourth year.  Hunters who would like to donate venison and those who like to receive venison can begin registering September 1st.  The program had 675 participants last year, with those requesting five times greater than those donating.   To register, visit the website at:

Southern Indiana Purdue Ag Center will have an “Ag Field Day” , Saturday, September 6th.  Location is 11271 East Purdue Farm Road, Dubois.  Topics include:  Farm Pond Management and Small Scale Tilapia Production and Reducing Feed Cost:  Proper feeding of large round bales of hay.  Call 482-1782. 


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 


Huntingburg, Ind. The Association of Latin Americans in Southern Indiana (A.L.A.S.I.) is hosting the second annual Latino Festival, formerly named Hispanic Cultural Festival, in Huntingburg.  The festival will take place on Friday, September 5 and Saturday, September 6 from 4:00 – 10:00 p.m. on Market Street, located behind Old Town Hall on 309 N. Geiger Street.  The opening ceremony will take place at 6:00 p.m. on Friday. The Latino Festival will include a soccer tournament, live music and food booths.
For more information, please contact Jose Gil at (812) 661-7036


The Gospel group: “Open Heart” will be in concert at Red Quarry Christian Church, September 7th, 6:30pm.  Everyone is welcome. 


Revival at the Paoli Wesleyan Church at 601 SW 1st St.  September 7th thru 10th.  Sunday morning at 10:30am and evening at 6pm.  Evangelist Rev George Holley Jr..  Special singing by Jesse and Donna Breeding and Family.  Call 723-4168


Jasper – Memorial Hospital and Health Care Center is offering a “Childbirth Refresher” class on Thursday, September 11 from 6:30 to 9:00 p.m. in Memorial Hospital’s Medical Arts Building Conference Center located at 721 W. 13th Street in Jasper.
The class is offered for those who have previously taken the “Preparation for Childbirth” classes.  The “Childbirth Refresher” class reviews labor and delivery techniques to make labor more comfortable and is free for those delivering at Memorial Hospital.  Attendance in the seventh month of pregnancy is recommended. Or $15. 

Call at 800-852-7279, ext. 2399. 

Southeast Volunteer Fire Department Annual Fish Fry Saturday, September 13th at twelve noon.  Adults $7, children under 12 $3.50.. Valeene...

The 4th annual classic car show will take place on Saturday, Sept 13th at the new Paoli Community Park.  50/50 and lots of good.  Trophies awarded at 3.  Proceeds to benefit the Orange County Human Society.

Emanuel Lutheran Hill Church of rural Dubois will hold the annual homecoming on Sunday, September 14th at 2:30PM.  Rev. Tim Kraemer of Christ Lutheran of Haysville will conduct service.  Followed by a carry-in meal in the old school house.  The public is invited.  

September 16 thru 30th

The fifth annual Ferdinand Folk Festiival will be held Saturday, September 20th in Ferdinand at 18th St Park.  Plenty of music,  75 food/environmental/educational booths, falconry demonstration, solar viewing and children’s activities.  The festival is free.

Avation Day coming to the Paoli Airport on Saturday, September 20th.  Free admission.  Games, displays, booths, Airplane and Helicopter rides at 9am  

Tell City, IN –The public is invited to the 50th anniversary and field day for the Lincoln Hills C&D Forestry Committee on Saturday, September 27. The event is free and includes an afternoon tour of management areas and logging demonstrations and dinner compliments of the Liebering family.   The tour begins at 1:00pm CDT and goes rain or shine. It begins at the Whippoorwill Nest Tree Farm on CR 1300 W and St. Peters Church Road in Lamar, IN. The. There will also be discussions on wildlife management and bats and forest management. The tour will also see a timber harvest demonstration.
 Participants have a chance to win one of two Stihl chainsaws as well as other door prizes.
Registration is requested by September 24, contact Karen Ann Smith at 812-836-2179,


Helpful Information

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.
Hanna 812-723-7474 
 Gateway Ministries has a new ministry called the Freedom Cafe' Church, celebrating Jesus in a new way, cafe' style.  Enjoy your coffee or Ice tea with a pastry, then worship and hear the good news of God's love, while sitting at your table cafe' style.  The Freedom Cafe' Church is located  at 308 S Oak Street in Paoli, across from the Pizza Hut (where the old Hoosier Uplands office was).  Sunday services are 10:31am and 6:31pm on Thursdays.  Come and experience the difference and Freedom in Jesus!!

Mercy Center in Paoli has moved to a new location at 308 S. Oak Street in Paoli across from the Pizza Hut (where the old Hoosier Uplands was).  The Center is now open Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays from 12p - 5p and Tuesdays from 10:30a - 3p for anyone who is in need of a meal.  Mercy Center is now serving over 1500 meals a month in Oranga County.  If you are able to come and get a meal, please do so. Volunteers are also needed to cook, clean, serve, deliver meals.  If interested in volunteering, call 812-936-8227.  Financial support can be sent to 308 S. Oak Street, Paoli, IN 47454.

Paoli Wesleyan Church reminds you that “One Harvest” can save you 35 to 50% on your weekly food cost.. With seven menu selections.  All food is top quality, not distressed or outdated. Call Herman Kile for more information at 276-3261

IU Health Bedford Home Care would like to celebrate those that dedicate their lives to helping others. Home care offers staff for : NURSING, PHYSICAL THERAPY, OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY, SPEECH THERAPY, SOCIAL WORK SERVICES, AND HOME HEALTH BATHING AIDE SERVICES   Area home care staff can assist, educate, and facilitate clients and their caregivers to maintain or regain the independence to remain at home. Thank a home care worker this month for the exceptional services they provide! If you or your loved one would like more information about IU home care, call 812-275-1275, or toll free 1866-607-1275

The Orleans Wesleyan Church is sponsoring a food outreach program called: “The Family Table”. The church invites anyone who would like to join them on Thursday evenings for dinner and fellowship at their fellowship hall. Meals will be served from 5:30 to 6:30pm or as needed. The church and fellowship hall are located on the south side of Orleans at 1463 South Maple (Hwy 37). Call 865-4041 for more information. 

Orange Count Human Society is in need of many items:  towels, wash rags , bleach Lysol, Laundry degergent, rubber gloves, antibacterial hand shap, hand sanitizer, collars, leashes, dog houses, dog shampoo, flea treatment, cat litter, hard cat food, puppy food, dog food, cat litter pan liners, pet toys,  flat shovels, envelopes, push mower, toilet paper, paper towels, trash bags, markers, thank you cards, stamps,  gift cards from Walmart, Lowes, Bender Lumber, etc for paint and other supplies... Thanks ..  Monetary donations can be sent to the Orange County Humane Society at P0 Box 61, Paoli, IN 47454

The VFW Post in Paoli is having Bingo every Thursday at 7pm with early bird Bingo at 6:30pm. Smoke filters have been installed and the and the building is handicap-accessable.

IU Health Paoli Hospital is a permanent child seat inspection station.  Is someone you love buckled in properly?  Let IU Health Paoli Hospital help you.  They offer FREE care seat checks.  The purpose of these checks is to ensure your loved ones are properly buckled in by offering education by a cerified Child Passenger Safety Technician.  Please call Deana Davis, RN, BSN, Health & Safety Educator @ 723-7571 or 936-2811 ext. 7571 to schedule an individual appointment.

Stronger Seniors-New Fitness Program!  Co-Sponsored by:  French Lick Senior Citizens, IU Health Paoli Hospital, and French Lick Springs Resort.  Tuesdays and Fridays at 10 AM at the French Lick Senior Citizen Building.  Wear comfortable clothing and bring a water bottle.  For more information, call Marilyn Fenton at 936-2533 or Erma Dillard at 936-4094.

Senior Adult Chair Exercise Program:  Mondays & Wednesdays, 10 AM to Noon.  Call Mary Mapes at 812-849-9999 or the church office at 812-865-3713.  Free!!!  Heart rate & blood pressure will be monitored.  Daily weigh-in.  Nutrition guidlines discussed.

Need help applying for public assistance or health insurance?  IU Health Paoli now offers one on one assistance for individuals needing to apply for public assistance health care programs.  A simple on-line process is available.  You can call the Financial Caseworker at 812-723-7982 or 812-936-2811 ext. 7982.  This office is located in the Paoli Medical Arts Building, 488 W. Hospital Road, Paoli.  The following programs are available:  *HIP:  The HIP program covers individuals who are carefivers for dependant children, unisured for at least 6 months, do not have access to employee sponsored health coverage, and are income eligible.  *Hoosier Healthwise:  Indiana's health program for children, pregnant women, and low-income families.  *Indiana Children's Special Health Care Services:  This program provides supplemental medical coverage to help families of children who have serious, chronic medical conditions.  *Medicaid Coverage for the Blind and Disabled.  *Medicaid Assistance with Medicare Costs.

Winter clothing giveaway every Saturday from 10am to 12 noon at Freedom Bible Church.  Call 936-2010

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According to Medicare,  Orange County has the highest percentage of senior citizens who quality for help to pay for prescriptions from Social Security, but are not signed up.  They need to call Social Security at 1-800-772-1213 and sign up, expecially if they have trouble paying for their prescriptions.  If they don’t quality, they may still be eligible for other programs.  Call Hanna Swayer at 723-7474 for more  information.

A Senior Adult Exercise program will be held on Monday and Wednesday from 10am to noon at Orleans First Baptist Church.  Heart rate and blood pressure will be monitored,  Call Mary at 849-9999 for more information.

The Southern Indiana Center for Indeplendent Living (SICIL) is sponsoring bingo on Monday mornings from 10am to 11:30am at the Older American building in Orleans.¡¡ Location is 1901 South Orleans Way.¡¡ Anyone in Orange County that has a disabilityor is a Senior citizen is more then welcome to attend.¡¡ There is no cost and prizes are awarded.¡¡ For more information call 800-845-6914

The American Legion Post 76 in French Lick wishes to invite everyone to Charity Game Night, “Texas Hold’em” poker night every Friday Night starting at 7pm. There is a semi-menu and drinks for your enjoyment. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact the Legion at 936-9394.
If you are a Veteran and wish to give back to the community, the American Legion has many events scheduled for this year, we can use your aid. If you are a Veteran and not a member, please stop by the Legion or contact one of the Elected Officers.

The American Legion Post 76 French Lick wishes to invite everyone to attend Bingo on Monday Nights. The Assembly Hall doors open at 5pm and Bingo starts at 7pm. There is a non-smoking and smoking area. There is also a semi-menu along with drinks. Come out for a night of Bingo and enjoy the fun. If you have any questions, please contact the American Legion at 936-9394. Any Veteran that is not a member, we wish to invite you to talk with one of our Elected Officers.

What: FREE Community Dinner
When: Every Tuesday Evening serving from 5:30-7:00 pm Where: Senior Citizens Community Building in French Lick
Who: Anyone and Everyone is invited, we would love for you to come and enjoy a home-cooked dinner with us!

Are you an honorably discharged veteran?¡¡ Are you in need of long term hospital help, but don’t think there are any options for you?¡¡ If you answered yes to both questions, you are probably entitled to more benefits than you realize.¡¡ Forty-nine states and Puerto Rico currently have state run and funded facilities that provide various types of care at virtually no cost to you.¡¡ If you or someone you know is in search of assistance, but not sure on the qualifications, call toll free at 1-866-331-1944.¡¡ This message from the Disabled Veteran’s Associations.

Orange County Recycling Cooperative, Recycling at the Old Mill,
105 E Water St, Paoli Indiana, Saturdays 8:00am - noon , Mondays 2:00pm - 6:00pm,¡¡Please stop by at your convenience and make use of our drop off bins in the rear of the building. We take : All paper products (newspaper, cardboard, junk mail, magazines, office paper, shredded paper, brown bags, feed sacks) , Tin cans and other scrap metal , Aluminum cans , Plastic milk jugs, detergent bottles (#2), water and soda pop bottles (#1) , Plastic grocery bags, Stretch wrap , Foam peanuts (please bag separately) , Wearable Shoes , Used clothing (wearable) , Please call 812-635-0526 if the area is a mess - one stinker can ruin it for everbody. For special times and additional information contact John Maier by email or phone (812-635-0526)

American Legion Post 250 of Mitchell Bingo Every Tuesday. Earlybird games at 6:30pm and regular at 7PM Call 849-3727 for info.

New Church In Springs Valley
Pastor Claude Lagenour invites everyone to come and join¡¡them for worship in theirnew Church located in the old Pentecostal Church of Zion in French Lick. Sunday school at 9:30am, worship at 10:30 and in home bible study ast 7pm on Fridays. Call 936-3703 For more information

FYI Orleans Town officials, in conjunction with Wolfe Contracting, has established a Newspaper Recycling Center at the Orleans Town Garage area. The site is for newspapers ONLY. Other recyclables may be accepted later on, but the center is limited to newspapers only for the present. Papers may be dropped off in the bin being housed at the garage by entering the north gate just off Monroe Street and exiting the front gate on Franklin Street anytime from 7 a.m. to 3:30 a.m. daily M-F. For more info contact Orleans Town Offices at 865-2539.

Southern Indiana Center for Independent Living is sponsoring Bingo on Mondays from 10am to 11:30am at the Older American facility in Orleans. Anyone with a disability or senior from Orange Co is welcome. Call 800-845-6914 for more info.

The public is invited to services at the Sulphur Creek Church near French Lick., Services are Sunday School at 9:30am, worship at 10:30am and currently no Sunday evening services.    Sulphur Creek Church now has a new pastor. Pastor Jack Brock retired due to health reasons and we are honored to have Pastor Bill Ireland to lead our congregation. He is from Seymour,IN with a Doctor of Divinity from Liberty Baptist Theological Seminary in Virginia. Sunday service is at 10:30 am. Join us !
  Thank You.....Debbie Jackson  936-7944




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