The Washington Times-Herald

November 26, 2013

Area Briefs

The Washington Times-Herald

---- — VFW partyfor children

The children’s Christmas party sponsored by the Washington VFW for children and grandchildren of members will be held at noon Dec. 7 at the post, 3 E. Main St. Note the time has been changed. A sign up is posted in the clubroom. The deadline for signing up is Saturday.

FFA fruit salesto end Wednesday

The Washington FFA Chapter’s apple, pear, and citrus fruit sale will continue through Wednesday, Nov. 27. Contact any FFA member or call 254-3860, Ext. 280.

Social Security Offices closed

On Friday, Nov. 29, all Social Security field offices, including the Vincennes office, will be closed to the public. Employees who work the day after Thanksgiving will focus on backlog reduction.

Most Social Security services do not require a visit to a local office. Many services, including applying for retirement, disability or Medicare benefits, signing up for direct deposit, replacing a Medicare card, obtaining a proof of income letter or informing us of a change of address or telephone number are conveniently available at or by dialing our toll-free number, 1-800-772-1213.

People who are deaf or hard of hearing may call our TTY number, 1-800-325-0778. Many of our online services also are available in Spanish at