Community Events; May 1

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Community-wide yard sales in Fulda and St. Meinrad May 17-18


FULDA – Fulda and St. Meinrad town-wide yard sales will be held Friday, May 17, and Saturday, May 18. Breakfast available on Saturday at Kratzburg Trinity United Church of Christ, Fulda, from 7 to 9:30 a.m. Barbecue chicken and pork chop dinners, prepared by the Fulda Sportsman Club, will be available at the Village Hut in Fulda, beginning at 9 a.m., on Saturday. Leave a message at (812) 357-5533 ext. 101 for a yard sale to be put on a map.


Library book sale wraps up Saturday


DALE – The Friends of the Lincoln Heritage Public Library is hosting a spring book sale through Saturday, May 4, during regular library hours: Monday, Tuesday and Thursday, 9 a.m. to 7:45 p.m., Wednesday and Friday from 9 a.m. to 5:45 p.m. and Saturday 9 a.m. to 12:45 p.m.

The book sale is one of many activities commemorating the value of libraries to our communities and the proceeds will benefit the various library programs throughout the year.

While visiting the  Lincoln Heritage Public Library in Dale, pick up the monthly calendar of upcoming events.


Richland City Masonic Lodge spaghetti dinner Sunday


RICHLAND – The Richland City Masonic Lodge No. 702 F&AM will have their annual spaghetti dinner Sunday, May 5. The dinner will be held at the Lodge Hall on West Adams Street a half mile west of Highway 161. Serving starts at 11 a.m. and will serve spaghetti, bread, salad, dessert, tea and lemonade. Free will donations will be accepted.


Cherished Treasures sale May 18


ROCKPORT – Trinity United Methodist Church will host a Cherished Treasures Sale Saturday, May 18, from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. The event will take place in Gideon Hall (gym area) located at the corner of Fifth and Walnut streets in Rockport. Furniture, household items, children’s clothing, miscellaneous treasures and baked good will be available for purchase.


Red Cross blood drive Monday


CHRISNEY – An American Red Cross Blood Drive will be held Monday, May 6, from 3 to 7 p.m. at the Spencer County 4-H Youth and Community Center. Call (800) 733-2767 or visit their website at RedCrossBlood.org and enter 024380 to schedule an appointment. The public is encouraged to donate blood.


Salad luncheon May 9 in Dale


DALE – A gourmet salad luncheon will be held on Thursday May 9, from 11  a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Dale Presbyterian Church Micah Center, 6 N. Main St., Dale.  Price of the luncheon is $9 for adults and $4 for children 7 and under.

The luncheon will include a hearty, hot chicken salad and many other delicious vegetable, pasta and fruit salads.  Drink is included in the cost. Carry out will be available.

All proceeds go toward the missions of Dale Presbyterian Church and Micah Center.


Little Pigeon to feature the Southlanders


LAMAR – Little Pigeon Baptist Church in Lamar will host a gospel sing Saturday, May 4, at 6 p.m. Guest singers will be the Southlanders. Refreshments will be served at 7. All are welcome to attend.