Club news for week of Dec. 27


The Brown County Woodworkers will meet at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 3 at the Brown County Public Library. The program will be on the intarsia technique.

Rotary club

The next opportunity for members of the community to attend a Brown County Rotary Club meeting and participate in Rotary projects will be Jan. 4.

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


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 Jan. 4. Meetings are at the Brown County Public Library, 205 N. Locust Lane. All are welcome.

Weight-loss group

COLUMBUS — National nonprofit weight-loss group, Take Off Pounds Sensibly, also known as TOPS, meets in the MainSource Bank meeting room, 2310 W. Jonathan Moore Pike. Monday meetings begin with weigh-ins at 10:30 a.m. followed by the meeting at 11:30 a.m.

All are welcome to try the club for free. For more information, call Jacky Harmon at 812-603-4667 or visit the national website at

Cemetery preservation society

The Brown County Cemetery Preservation Society, a committee of the Peaceful Valley Heritage group, has changed its meeting dates and times to 1 and 4:15 p.m. on the second Tuesday of the month. The cemetery preservation committee will meet in the archives room at the Brown County History Center, 90 E. Gould St. The public is welcome at all events.