News and Tribune

May 1, 2013

NEWS AND TRIBUNE BRIEFS — For May 1


SELLERSBURG

Town cancels meeting

A special Sellersburg Town Council meeting scheduled for 6 p.m. Wednesday, May 1, has been canceled and rescheduled as an executive session for 6 p.m. Thursday, May 2.

The meeting will be held in town council meeting room in Sellersburg Town Hall, 316 E. Utica Street.

 

NEW ALBANY

Historical Society brunch Sunday

From 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. on Sunday, May 5, the Floyd County Historical Society Auxiliary will be hosting its annual spring brunch at the Padgett Museum,  509 W. Market St.

 This is an official bicentennial event and open to the public. The cost is $15 for adults and $7.50 for children and catering will be provided by Patticakes. No reservations are necessary. In addition to the brunch, the museum will open their new bicentennial exhibit that same day.

 

Floyd County AARP to meet

AARP, Floyd County Chapter, will meet at 1 p.m. Friday, May 10, at St. John’s Church, at the corner of 13th and Elm streets, New Albany. 

There will be a speaker and 50/50 drawing. Refreshments will be provided and guests are welcome. For more information, call 812-944-9525. 

 

FMH flower sale to benefit auxiliary

Floyd Memorial Hospital and Health Services Auxiliary will be hosting its annual flower sale beginning at 7 a.m. on Thursday, May 9, and continuing until the last flower or plant is sold. 

All the flowers, including colorful plants and hanging baskets, will be in the main front lobby of the hospital, 1850 State St., New Albany. All proceeds from this sale go toward all the many hospital projects of the auxiliary. 

For further information about the sale contact Karen Langdon at 812-948-6734.

 

JEFFERSONVILLE

5k to benefit Koko Project 

Southern Indiana Animal Rescue and the Jeffersonville Fire Department are hosting a 5k run/walk called Fido’s 5k benefiting the Koko Project, 9 a.m., May 11, at the Overlook on Riverside Drive. Each participant will receive a T-shirt and if they bring their dog, they will receive a bandanna to wear.  

Pre-registration is $20, day of is $25.

For more information e-mail elizabethstarck@gmail.com

 

JHS class of '73 looking for classmates

The Jeffersonville High School class of 1973 is planning a 40-year reunion to be held July 27 at the Quad Cafe, located in Quartermaster Station in Jeffersonville.

 Several classmates are still being sought. If you are a JHS class of ‘73 graduate, please send your contact information to:  Donna Pruitt Ramsey, donnaramsey@insightbb.com; Ann Lewis, annlewis5625@gmail.com; Connie Lander McCammon, clmcammon@yahoo.com; or Charlotta Warrick Behr, cchehr@frontier.com