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May 19, 2014

NEWS AND TRIBUNE BRIEFS — For May 19

> SOUTHERN INDIANA — NEW ALBANY

Work One hosting job fair

Work One’s 2014 Job Fair will be held from 3 to 7 p.m., Tuesday, May 20, at WorkOne, 2125 State St., New Albany.

There is no cost to job seekers. Those interested should bring a resume and dress appropriate for on-the-spot job interviews.

FCHS holding reunion

The Floyd Central class of 2004 will be hosting its 10-year reunion at 7 p.m., Saturday, June 28, at Valley View Golf Course. Cost is $25 per person, which includes appetizers, two beer tickets and a live band.

Tickets can be purchased by emailing floydcentralclassof2004@gmail.com or mailing a check directly to 1209 Westwood Lane New Albany, IN, (checks payable to Floyd Central Class of 2004).

CHARLESTOWN

Seminar to focus on ash borer

In order to help homeowners identify and manage emerald ash borers, the Purdue Extension Office is hosting an emerald ash borer workshop at 7 p.m. Tuesday, May 20, in the conference room of the extension office, 9608 Ind. 62, Charlestown.

The cost to attend is $10; call the Extension office at 812-256-4591 to register.

Topics will include insect identification, ash tree identification, determining if your ash tree is worth saving and treatment options for infested trees.

Contact Extension Educator Dave Hynes at 812- 256-4591 or email dhynes@purdue.edu for more information.

Author to speak at meeting

Clark’s Grant Historical Society will meet, 7:30 p.m., today, May 19,  at the Charlestown Library, 51 Clark Road, Charlestown.

Rick Osmon, author, historical researcher, and radio show host, is returning with a program about his recent research into the ancient, Pre-Columbian, line-of-site communications that criss-crossed the entire Ohio River system, and went from the east coast to the Mississippi River.

Some of this information was recently published in the “Ancient American” magazine. Rick has some breaking news of investigating some new and old sites in Carrolton, Ky.

The public is invited and refreshments will be served. For more information: Donna Hart 812-256-5777 or Sue Koetter 812-294-4080.

FLOYDS KNOBS

Run for Berries scheduled

The annual Run for the Berries 5k run/walk will begin at 8 a.m. May 24 at St. John’s Catholic Church, 8310 St. John Road, Floyds Knobs.

Cost is $20 with a shirt and $15 without by May 20, or $25 with shirt and $20 without after May 20.

Race information and entry forms can be found at stjohnstarlight.org/runfortheberries or by calling race organizer Chuck Crowley at 812-280-1120. No online registration will be accepted.

Proceeds will benefit St. John’s Church and the Providence cross country team.

Race-day registration begins at 7 a.m.

JEFFERSONVILLE

Church holding revival this week

Indiana Avenue Missionary Baptist Church, 1501 Thomas V. Bryant Drive, Jeffersonville, is sponsoring a homecoming revival at 7 p.m. nightly May 21-23 at the church.

Speaker/pastor will be the Rev. Michael Dorsey and music will be by Spirit of Praise. Call 812-282-3657 for more information.

Farmers Market opens May 31

The Jeffersonville Farmers Market opens Saturday, May 31.

Locations:

• Saturdays: 9 a.m. noon (May 31 — October 25) in Downtown Jeffersonville at the corner of Chestnut Street and Locust Street, (on the Wall Street United Methodist Church lot)

• Tuesdays: 3:30 - 6:30 p.m., (June 3 — Oct. 28) at the 10th Street Entrance to Jeffersonville High School.

Church hosting meal, give-away

Northside Church of Christ, 2510 E. 10th St., Jeffersonville, will hold its monthly food giveaway and community meal from 4:30 to 6 p.m. May 24 at the church.

For more information, call 812-282-6272 or visit nsidecoc.com

 

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