Club news for week of Aug. 17

Rock club

The Brown County Rock and Mineral Club will meet from 5 to 7 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 20, in the Community Room of the Brown County Purdue Extension office, 802 Memorial Drive at the fairgrounds.

Meetings and outings are the third Saturday of the month. For more information, visit

Widowed group

The Brown County Widowed Group will sponsor euchre parties at the center at 1 p.m. Tuesdays, Aug. 23 and Sept. 13.

Any widowed person is welcome. For more information, call Keith Bradway at 812-597-0811.

Cemetery preservation society

At 6 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 25, a newly formed group, the Brown County Cemetery Preservation Society, will meet in a lower-level meeting room of the Brown County Public Library, 205 Locust Lane.

The speaker will be Jeannie Regan Dinius, Indiana Department of Natural Resources director of special initiatives. She will talk about state cemetery laws.

The society is working to update cemetery records, preserve and restore tombstones and cemeteries and to bring the county’s history to life. A grant received from the Brown County Community Foundation will be used to restore of tombstones made by Henry Cross.

All are welcome. The group meets at 1 p.m. third Thursdays in the library. For more information, visit “BC Cemetery Preservation Society” on Facebook.

Photography club

The Brown County Photography Club will meet at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 13, at the Brown County Library, 205 N. Locust Lane. The club is open to anyone interested in photography.

Meetings the second Tuesday of each month include photo shares and tech tips. The club also schedules one photography day trip each month and exhibits work in local venues several times each year. For more information, visit Facebook.