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July 23, 2013

BRIEFS: July 24, 2013


St. Mary’s selling school items

There will be a sale of items from St. Mary's Catholic Academy, 420 E. Eighth St., New Albany, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Thursday and Friday, July 25 and 26.

Included in the sale are student desks, books [hardback, paperback and textbooks], art, science, math and language materials, and more. Items should be of special interest to teachers, home school families and day care workers.

The sale will take place in the gymnasium at the top of the ramp at the back of the building. Payment in the form of cash or check with photo ID, no credit or debit cards. All sales will be final.

For more information, call 812-944-0417.

Gallery to feature new exhibit

The Gallery on Pearl will feature four area artists in its upcoming display titled “Creativity Through Form and Function.”

The display will include wood, ceramic, and glass blown pieces by the artists Kerry Zimmerman, Cheryl Ulrich-Barnett, Joe Oberhausen and Steve Goodwin, and the exhibit will run from Aug. 1 through Sept. 28.

The exhibit will kickoff with a reception and artist talk from 6 to 8 p.m. on Aug. 1 at The Gallery on Pearl, which is located inside The White House Centre at 222 Pearl St. in downtown New Albany.

For more information, call 812-542-0780, or visit the website


Walking tour set for Friday

A historic walking tour of downtown Jeffersonville will take place at 6 p.m. on Friday, July 26, rain or shine.

Meet at Maple Elementary School, 429 Division St., for a tour highlighting the East Maple Street neighborhood. Clark County Historian Jeanne Burke will lead the tour, sharing stories about the neighborhood’s history, and architectural and historical information about the buildings.

The tour will conclude in time for participants to return to Warder Park to enjoy a concert. Other upcoming tours are tentatively planned for Aug. 23 and Sept. 27.

For more information please contact Jeffersonville Main Street at 812-283-0301 or

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