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July 9, 2013





Tea Party to meet next week

The Clark County Tea Party invites the public to the group’s weekly meeting from 6:30 to 8 p.m., July 11, at Silver Creek Middle School, 495 N. Indiana Ave., Sellersburg. The speaker will be State Sen. Jim Smith of District 45.

For more information, e-mail the group at



Bible school begins Thursday

The Crossing Christian Church, 4025 Earnings Way, New Albany, is holding its vacation Bible school from 6 to 8:30 p.m. on Thursday and Friday, July 11-12, from 5 to 8:30 p.m. Saturday, July 13, and celebration worship service at 10 a.m. on Sunday, July 14. A  pitch-in picnic will follow the service. 

The theme for VBS is “God’s Backyard Bible Camp” and is free and open to the community for children in grades K-5 and preschoolers 3 and 4 years old (must be potty trained). The four-day camp includes backyard games, crafts, snacks, music and a daily lesson. 


Parks board session Thursday

The New Albany Parks Board will host a work session at noon Thursday, July 11, at the Griffin Activity Center to discuss setting priorities of renovation to existing park properties.


NAHS class of 1963 to meet

New Albany High School class of 1963 will hold a 50-year reunion, Aug. 2, Aug. 3 and Aug. 4.

On Friday, Aug. 2, a gathering will be at Newlin Hall, 2818 Green Valley Rd., New Albany, for an evening of fun, food, drinks, games and auctions. Music will be provided by the Monarchs.

Saturday, Aug. 3, will continue with a dinner and dance at the Calumet Club Ballroom, 1614 E. Spring St., New Albany. Dance music will be from The Doctors of Swing, a big-band orchestra.

The brunch on Sunday, Aug. 4, will be at LaBaco, 134 Market St., New Albany. There will be champagne and music to accompany the Italian brunch buffet.

All reservation forms should be returned by July 30, to, 600 Berwyn Dr., Louisville, Ky., 40223.

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