Schnellville town picnic slated

SCHNELLVILLE — The annual Schnellville town picnic will be held Saturday and Sunday, Sept. 15 and 16, at the Schnellville Community Club. 

The weekend begins with a car show registration from 8 a.m. to noon; awards will be presented at 3 p.m. The arts and crafts market will be set up inside of the clubhouse from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. with sandwiches available at the food stand beginning at 8 a.m.

On Sunday, the day will start with the annual Schnellville Derby 4-mile country run/walk. Race sign-in begins at 8 a.m. with the start of the race at 9:30 a.m. The entry fee for adults is $20 before Sunday, Sept. 9 ($25 the day of the race), and ages 13 and younger can register for $10 any time. 

The Schnellville Volunteer Fire Department will be serving fried or barbecued chicken dinners starting at 11 a.m. Homemade desserts and potato wedges will be served along with the dinners. There will be games and activities for children, an ice cream stand, a performance by the Dubois County Cloggers at noon, and a kiddie tractor pull at 2 p.m.

Visit the country store for an assortment of crafts. There will be a grand raffle and a chance to win a quilt.

For additional information, visit the Schnellville Community Facebook page.

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