COME JOIN US AT THE CARROLL COUNTY 4-H FAIR
JULY 16-22, 2016!
The Carroll County 4-H fair committee will be sending out the annual fair booth and vendor rental contracts in mid-April. The prices are still based on whether or not you need electric and the size needed, as well as whether you’re inside or outside of the merchant’s building. If you have questions or need your contract prior to then, please call Danielle Hicks-Appleton at (765)202-3843 or Michelle Cox at (765) 654-3534. There are still spots available and we’d love to have more vendors! We look forward to seeing you at the Carroll County Fair!!
Check back later for downloadable merchant contracts and information!
You are invited to the 2016 Flora Community Club Annual Meeting!
- Date: Monday, April 18, 2016
- Time: 6:00 pm
- Location: Event and Education Center (4H Building)
- 2015 Club Activities
- 2015 Main Street Activities
- Flora Depot Construction
- Approval of NEW Club logo
- Recognition of new businesses
- 2016 Extra Mile Award…… AND MORE!
- Entertainment featuring:
- The Comedy and Magic of Terry Owens
Reservation Form posted here: 2015 Flora Community Club Annual Meeting Invitation
Hope to see you, there!
Do you want to learn how to manage your type 2 diabetes through what you eat? Come to our 5 session cooking school.
Purdue Extension – Carroll County and Purdue School of Nursing – Public Health will be offering “Dining with Diabetes Cooking School and Education Information Sessions” beginning April 1 from 10:00 am – 12:00 noon at the 4-H Building in Flora. The Dining with Diabetes program is designed for those with diabetes, their family members and caretakers. The session dates are: April 1; April 8; April 15; and April 22. A follow-up session will be held May 20th.
During the sessions, you will learn to cook with sweeteners and with less fat and sodium. You will receive a notebook with educational information and recipes. Plus, each time you will prepare and taste an entire meal including an appetizer and dessert.
Cost is $30 per person, or $45 per couple (sharing book).
To pre-register, call Purdue Extension – Carroll Co. office at 574-967-3538. Pre-registration is required and ends – March 24, 2016. Class size is limited so sign-up today.
Flora Community Club seeking a part time custodian for the Carroll County Event and Education Center (aka 4H Building) and Extension Office. 4-10 hours per week, plus additional time during peak use.
Flexibility in schedule, references, and background check required.
Send resume to firstname.lastname@example.org or PO Box 195, Flora IN 46929, before February 12.
Position description below:
Carroll Schools 6th Grade Spell Bowl Team, Jenelle Gish, teacher, achieved 3rd in the Division in the competition.
The 2015 Annual Flora Christmas Parade was held on Saturday, November 21, 2015. Thirty-eight entries walked the parade route in the “North Pole Fantasy” themed event. We even had an appearance of snow to complete the effect. It was a winter wonderland sponsored by the Flora Community Club and led by this year’s Grand Marshall Pat Meade.
The Parade Winners were:
- Best Motorized Group – Flora Volunteer Fire Department
- Best Description of the Theme – Scout Troop 109
- Best Float – Day of Grace
- Best Walking Group – Flora Lions Club
- Most Entertaining – Carroll FFA
- Biggest Giver to the Toy Drive – Valley View Baptist Church.
We want to send a huge Thank You to everyone that participated and to those that stood in the snow to enjoy the parade.
The Flora Depot Restoration Project was awarded a North Central Health Services Capital Grant (administered by the Tippecanoe Arts Federation) in the amount of $150,625.92! This will reconstruct and restore the exterior and get us started on Phase II (site development). We are on our way! All aboard!
Read more about the Depot Restoration Project on this site – it has its own page under the Main Street menu (or just click here)