Friends of Ohio Township Public Library Used Book Sale
The Friends of the Ohio Township Public Library System will sponsor a used book sale at the Bell Road Library located near the intersection of Hwy. 66 and Bell Road in Newburgh on Sept. 14-17. A preview sale for members of the Friends will be from 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Sept. 14. You can join the Friends that night! Extended hours open to the public include Sept. 15 and Sept. 16 from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and Sept.17 from 1- 3 p.m. Friends book bags may be purchased for $8 then filled for an additional $8. If you already have a Friends book bag, bring it and fill it for $8.00. The proceeds from the sale are used to provide educational programs for youth and adults at the Bell Road, Chandler and Newburgh Libraries in Warrick County. You can also help the OTPL Friends by donating gently used books at any OTPL branch. Just mark your donations "Friends Book Sale." No magazines, VHS tapes or encyclopedias, please. For more information about the book sale, contact Jane Stanley at 490-1340 or Barbara Pyfferoen 490-0902.
Chandler Day Parade and Festival
The Chandler Day Parade & Festival will be 10 a.m. -- 4 p.m. Sept. 16 at the Chandler Community Center & Sports Park, 405 E. Washington St., Chandler. Brought to you by the Chandler Lions Club. Parade line up begins at10 a.m. at Kempers Market on N. State St. and ends at the Chandler Community Center & Sports Park. Parade starts at 11 a.m. Activities include: food booths from local organizations, demonstrations, music, DJ, bingo, spaghetti eating competition, paper airplane throwing competition, kid's games, and free bounce. Paper Airplane Throwing Contest at 2 p.m. Spaghetti Eating Contest at 3 p.m.
Haven of Rest Revival and Homecoming
The Haven of Rest near Folsomville will be having a Revival Sept. 15-16 and Homecoming on Sept. 17. The Rexroats from Jamestown, Tennessee will be at the church all three days. The service will start at 6 p.m. on Sept. 15-16, and at 10:30 a.m. on Sept. 17 with dinner at 12 noon and afternoon service following.
Faith Baptist Church Rummage and Bake Sale
Faith Baptist Church Rummage & Bake Sale is 8 a.m. until 2 p.m. Sept. 16 with bargain deals from noon until 2 p.m. at 418 E. Poplar in Boonville. Rain or shine.
Gather in Faith Women's Conference
Gather in Faith Women's Conference to be held in Newburgh. St. John the Baptist church in Newburgh, is planning a one-day conference for all area women interested in learning more about their faith, purpose, parenting, and more. From 8 a.m. -- 3:30 p.m. Sept. 16 nationally known speakers, a number of breakout sessions, music, worship and lunch are offered. Keynote Speaker, Hallie Lord is the bestselling author of On the Other Side of Fear: How I Found Peace, host of Hallie Weekly on SiriusXM radio, and co-founder of the Edel Gathering. To learn more about Hallie, you can visit her at HallieLord.com. Three breakout sessions are being offered as well, allowing the attendees to decide what speakers and topics they wish to pursue individually: Erin Ramsey: Living with Joy and Purpose; Leigh Gray: Scripture Instructions to Live, Act, and Walk with Great Love; Mary Grady: Adolescent Spirituality; Sr. Jenny Miller: The Paradox of Now: It's Time to Live. It's Time to Let Go.; Sr. Kathy Huber: Mary: Companion on the Journey; Barb Butler: Answering Jesus's Call (Even when you aren't prepared); Colleen Buechler: Eucharistic Love; Sr. Mary Barbara: Praying with the Saints. Cost for the conference is $25 through 8/31/17, and $30 thereafter. All speakers, sessions, and lunch are included. Childcare is available at the church for $5 per child, with a family maximum of $15. Space is limited and should be reserved as soon as possible. Register for the conference at www.sjbnewburgh.org or check out Facebook at "St John Gather in Faith Women's Conference" for updates and registration form.
Warrick Tea Party Meeting
The monthly meeting of Warrick Tea Party will be held on September 19, 2017, at Epworth United Methodist Church at 6:30 pm. We will be discussing local issues and planning our meetings for the rest of the year. The church is located at the corner of Epworth Road and Outer Lincoln. Our meetings are open to the public, and everyone is welcome.
The Journey of Grief
The Journey of Grief with Betty Dillingham, social worker, on 6-7:15 p.m. Sept. 19 and 26 at Main Street United Methodist Church. Sandwiches and drinks will be served. The Journey of Grief is for anyone who has experienced grief in the past or is currently grieving the loss of a loved one and anyone who wants to help a family member or friend on his or her journey of grief. Main Street United Methodist Church, 222 E Main St, Boonville (Please enter through the 5th Street door.) If any questions, please call the church office at 812-897-3422.
Annual Bread of Life Ministry Benefit Golf Scramble
The annual Bread of Life Ministry Benefit Golf Scramble will take place on September 23 at the Boonville Country Club. It will begin at 11:30 a.m. with a meal and golf starting at 1 p.m. The cost to participate in this event is $70 per golfer or $260 per team. This includes meal, golf cart, green fee, and goodie bag. The event is open to anyone. Our goal is to raise money to keep the Bread of Life Ministry, Inc able to bring in food and clothing to help meet the needs of those in the tri-state area. In order to meet the need for funding to bring in semi-loads of food, we are asking for sponsorship for this event. The total budget for this event is $5,000. The deadline for securing sponsors for this event is September 10, 2017. We will have four levels of sponsors: The Top-Flight Sponsor gets a yard sign with name on a tee box for $100; The Maxfli Sponsor gets a yard sign and two golfers for $250; The Calloway Sponsor gets a yard sign and four golfers for $500; The Titleist Sponsor gets a yard sign, four golfers and a table banner for advertisement for $1,000. If you have any questions please feel free to contact Bill or Lorrie at the Bread of Life 1-800-860-6561 or by email at email@example.com.
Third Annual Franklin Street Paw Crawl
Warrick Animal Guardians and Warrick Humane Society's Third Annual Franklin Street Paw Crawl will take place from 1-8 p.m. Sept. 23. This year's event will start and end at Piston's. Each establishment will be having giveaways every 30 minutes for participants in this event. Early registration ends on September 9, with the following ticket packages available: Chihuahua -- T-shirt and three free giveaway tickets -- $15; Beagle -- T-shirt, pint glass and five free giveaway tickets -- $20; Lab -- T-shirt, pint glass and 10 free giveaway tickets -- $25; Great Dane -- hoodie, pint glass, 15 free giveaway tickets -- $35. Regular registration starting September 10 -- day of the event will have the following packages available: Chihuahua -- T-shirt and 3 free giveaway tickets -- $20; Beagle -- T-shirt, pint glass and 5 free giveaway tickets -- $25; Lab -- T-shirt, pint glass and 10 free giveaway tickets -- $30; Great Dane -- hoodie, pint glass, 15 free giveaway tickets -- $40. For more information please find Franklin Street Paw Crawl in the events on Facebook. Order tickets and register at www.eventbrite.com. Franklin Street Paw Crawl is sponsored by Integrity Motors.
Live at the Museum -- Bluegrass with Mike Kranz and Friends
Live at the Museum -- Bluegrass with Mike Kranz and Friends is 4-8 p.m. Sept. 23 at the Warrick County Museum. Enjoy an evening of Bluegrass jams and friendship. Tickets are $5 each and proceeds will benefit the Warrick County Museum. Tickets may be purchased at the museum or from any Boonville NOW member.
16th Annual Car Show and Vendor Fair at Woodmont Health Campus
Woodmont Health Campus 16th Annual Car Show and Vendor Fair is 9 a.m. -- 1 p.m. Sept. 23 at 1325 Rockport Rd, Boonville. Registration from 9-10 a.m. Judging takes place from 10 a.m. -- 12 p.m. and awards will be given at 1 p.m. Prizes will be awarded for Top Three, City of Boonville's Choice and Woodmont's Choice. Craft/Vendor Booths, DJ, Inflatables for Kids, Raffles, T-Shirts, Hamburgers, Hotdogs, Cobblers, Pies and more! All proceeds benefit Manna Market. For more information, call 812-897-4114.
The Old Dam Community Band Free Public Concert at Friedman Park
At 7 p.m. Sept. 26 the Old Dam Community Band will perform a free public concert at the new amphitheater in Friedman Park in Warrick County. The park is located just north of Oak Grove Road about.6 miles east of Anderson Road. Jerry Reese will conduct The Band in the performance of pop/rock medleys, big band tunes, and patriotic selections. Visit the Friedman Park Facebook page for information about other events going on at The Park. Aside from the new amphitheater, this is a magnificent dog-friendly venue with walking trails, shelter houses, lots of green space, and a children's playground. The Old Dam Community Band is a 501(c)3 Association dedication to the preservation of community music 'the way it ought to be'. The Band rehearses on Tuesday evenings at 7 p.m. at Castle South Middle School and is open to all wind and percussion musicians. There are no tryouts. Membership requirements are simple ... just come when you can and have fun when you do.
Porkapalooza 2017 is just around the corner and pre-orders for ribs and tenderloins are being accepted at Newburgh Senior Center. Ribs are $25 for a full slab and tenderloins are $15 each or two for $25. The pork is once again being smoked by the famous Newburgh BBQ Coalition. Pick up for orders is 11 a.m. -- 2 p.m. Sept. 30. Porkapalooza lunches will be available 11 a.m. -- 2 p.m. Sept. 29-30 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Lunch includes a pulled pork sandwich, choice of chips and a soft drink all for $5. Please call the Center at 812-853-5627 or Colleen at 812-598-8332 to pre-order your smoked ribs and tenderloins.