Demo Women’s social
The Posey County Democratic Women’s Club will hold its Ice Cream Social and Cake Walk on Thursday, August 23, at 6:30 p.m., at the Poseyville Community Center. Everyone is invited to attend and meet local Democratic candidates.
NP Class of ‘97 Reunion
North Posey class of “97” will hold their 15-year class reunion on Sat., August 25 at the Red Wagon in Poseyville, at 6 p.m. Buffet is $18/person. RSVP to Emily Maier-Stevens at firstname.lastname@example.org or Stephanie Thornburg-Kennedy at email@example.com.
Hoosier Gallery opens
The Hoosier Salon New Harmony Gallery’s Seventh Annual Member Exhibit, “The Good Ole Summertime,” will open Friday, August 17, and remain on display through Wednesday, September 12 at the 507 Church Street gallery. The exhibit features the artwork of Hoosier Salon member artists from around the state. On Saturday, August 25, from 4 to 7 p.m., the Gallery will host an artists’ reception and participate in the New Harmony Art & Antique Stroll. During the Stroll, businesses and galleries in the community remain open until 7. The Member Exhibit at the Hoosier Salon is a juried show. Awards will be presented at 6 p.m. during the artists’ reception. Refreshments are served and the public is cordially invited to attend. Fifth Third Bank is sponsoring a generous $500 “Best of Show” award. Individual sponsors for the evening are Mary Kight, Peggy Motz, Maggie Rapp, Jamie Rasure, Melissa Rynkiewich and Sue Wassmer.
The Hoosier Salon New Harmony Gallery exhibits original art by Indiana artists. All art on display at the Gallery can be purchased. The gallery is open Wednesday through Sunday from 1 to 5 p.m. or by appointment.
For more information, contact Gallery Director Maggie Rapp at 812-459-9851 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
River Days Parade to honor
This year, the Mount Vernon River Days committee wants to honor all Posey County teachers. If students want to honor a specific teacher in the parade, or a classroom or the entire school wants to be in the parade, they are welcome.
Relay mums available
Relay for Life teams from St. Francis and St. Paul’s are selling locally-grown 9 inch mums for $8 each, to benefit Relay for Life. They are taking orders now through September 1 with delivery on September 8. Like us on Facebook and check it color information.
NP Class 1967 Reunion
North Posey Class of 1967 will hold their 45th class reunion on Saturday, September 15, 2012, at the Silver Bell in St. Wendel beginning at 6 p.m. If you are a member of the class and have not received you invitation or have questions feel free to call Maddy Overton 812-499-4124 or Irma Donner at 812-457-5390.
The Kunstfest Pork Chop Dinner will be held at the Holy Angel’s air-conditioned Catholic Community Center on Sept. 15 from 3:30 – 6 p.m. Adults $10 and children $6.
Boy Scouts Sponsor run
Boy Scout Troop 387 will host a 5K Run/Walk on Saturday, September 29 during Autumnfest in Poseyville. We hope to make this an annual event. A Facebook event has been created under: Boy Scout Troop 387-5K Run.
The Mount Vernon Food Pantry will have a booth at River Days-we will have games for the kiddos (with prizes!), and some great baskets that we will be raffling as well. The group will accept all monetary and food donations while there also. If you are interested in helping by volunteering at the booth with pantry volunteers, that opportunity will be available. The group will need plenty of help.