Artist talk, reception Friday at Shircliff

An exhibition featuring paintings by South Bend native Katherine Kuharic continues at Vincennes University’s Shircliff Gallery of Art, 130 E. Harrison St. An artist talk and reception featuring Kuharic will be Friday from 11 a.m. to noon. Kuharic’s exhibition runs through Sept. 20.

The Shircliff Gallery of Art is located in Room A103 of the Shircliff Humanities Center. Gallery hours are 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday, and noon to 4 p.m. on Sunday. Admission is free. For more information, contact Professor Arthur Fields at 812-888-4316 or via email at

Great Strides event Sunday at VU

The annual Great Strides Cystic Fibrosis Walk will be Sunday at the track at Vincennes University. Registration will begin at 12:30 p.m. and the opening ceremony at 1:30 p.m.

There are 10 teams, representing three states and several counties, registered so far for this year’s walk with the goal to raise $60,000. Contact Tammy Howell at 812-885-3215 or 812-899-2146 for more details and information about how you can be involved.

To make a donation, join a team, create a team or sign up as an individual walker, go online to and click on “find a walk/team,” then search Vincennes.

Genealogical society to meet on Monday

The Northwest Territory Genealogical Society will meet at 7 p.m. Monday at the Knox County Public Library's McGrady-Brockman House, 614 N. Seventh St. The guest speaker will be Allen Helderman from Dubois. He will discuss what to do with your genealogy documents. The program is free and open to the public.

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