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August 24, 2013




Arts committee to meet

The Jeffersonville Public Arts Committee will hold a meeting at 4 p.m. Wednesday, Aug.. 28.

The meeting will be held at Jeffersonville City Hall, 400 Quartermaster Court, in the second-floor Planning and Zoning conference room.

JHS holding cheer clinic

Jeffersonville High School’s annual cheerleading clinic for all students in kindergarten through fifth grade will take place from 5:30 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 29, at Jeffersonville High School, 2215 Allison Lane, Jeffersonville.

The students will then perform at halftime of the varsity football game Friday, Aug. 30. The game begins at 7 p.m.. Clinic participants will cheer the first half of the football game.

The cost is $25 per students. Make checks payable to Jeff Cheer Boosters.

For more information call Jennifer O’Brien, 812-989-1298.


Organ concert coming to St. John

A Progressive Organ Concert begins at 9 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 7, at St. John United Presbyterian Church, located at 13th and Elm streets, New Albany. Call 812-945-3531 for more information.


Optimist Club hosting yard sale

The Georgetown Optimist Club, next to the drive-in, is hosting a community

yard sale from 8 a.m. to noon, Saturday, Aug. 31. Rental is $10 per table.

Concessions available will be: biscuits and gravy, hot dogs, and sloppy joes. New this month is Paparazzi jewelry, and of course couponers will be there with

excellent bargains.

For more information, call 812-951 3142.


Historical Society to meet

The Floyd County Historical Society will have its August meeting at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 27, at The Villages at Historic Silvercrest, One Silvercrest Drive — formerly 1809 Old Vincennes Road — New Albany.

Matt Chalfant and Ross Oberhausen will present the program titled: “The Villages at Historic Silvercrest: The history and reuse of the historic structure.”

The meeting is free and open to the public.

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