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July 27, 2013

Area Briefs

Clarks to speak

Tim and Dawn Clark, founders of The Sheep Shed in Carlisle, will be speakers at Ark of Safety Ministries barn located at 97 N. Monty Rd. Vincennes, today at 7 p.m. Trenda Stouse will lead anointed worship. All are welcome.

Bible school to begin

Washington Church of the Nazarene, 1 E. Nat’l Hwy., will begin its Vacation Bible School Sunday evenings through Aug. 25 from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. This year’s theme is “Adventures on Promised Land.” All children are invited to come and join the fun, games, music, crafts and have a snack before leaving.

City Council to meet

There will be a special meeting of the Washington City Council at 6:30 p.m. Monday in Council Chambers, 200 Harned Ave. for a final reading or Ordinance No. 13-2013 (amending ban amount).

SAFS week of 7-29

Monday - Golden Living Center bingo, 10 a.m;, Enhance Fitness, 2:30 p.m.

Tuesday - Movie and snack, 9:30 a.m.

Wednesday - LinCare bingo, 10 a.m.; Enhance Fitness, 2:30 p.m.

Thursday - Bible study, 10 a.m.; Enhance Fitness; 2:30 p.m.

Friday - Back to School bingo, children welcome, 10 a.m.; Enhance Fitness, 2:30 p.m.

Coming Tuesday, August 6, 2013 at 10 a.m. Final Costs and Medicaid Compliance- Presented by Andy Arvin with Ed Lee Mortuary and Shirley McDonald with Washington Nursing Center.

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