Club news for week of July 12

Rotary club

The Brown County Rotary Club meets for breakfast at 7:15 a.m. Thursdays in Nashville’s Artists Colony Inn, 105 S. Van Buren St.

Area residents interested in learning more about Rotary are welcome.

Genealogy group

Brown County Genealogical Society will meet from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. Thursday, July 13 at the Brown County Community Foundation, 209 N. Van Buren St.

The meeting will feature a video about breaking through genealogical walls by using DNA. The guest speaker’s topics will include various types of DNA testing, companies that do the testing, processes of using the results and emigration from Ireland. Discussion and a brief business meeting will follow the video.

Herb society

The Brown County Herb Society will meet at 6:30 p.m. Monday, July 17, in a lower-level room at the Brown County Public Library. The guest speaker will be Ruth Ann Ingraham. All are welcome.


The Writers, Readers and Poets Society meets from 7 to 9 p.m. first and third Thursdays each month to read and discuss the literary compositions of those present. The next meeting is July 20. Meetings are at the Brown County Public Library, 205 N. Locust Lane. All are welcome.

League of Women Voters

Brown County League of Women Voters will meet from 10 a.m. to noon Monday, Aug. 14 in a lower-level room of the Brown County Public Library, 205 N. Locust Lane. The group meets the second Monday each month.