Hendricks County Flyer, Avon, IN

Westside

April 1, 2014

Clermont Lions Club prepares for first Fish Fry of the season

CLERMONT — The Clermont Lions Club will be putting on the first Fish Fry of the season from 5 to 8 p.m. April 4 at the Clermont Lions Community Hall, 3201 Tansel Road, a block south of U.S. 136.

The Fish Fry dinners are $8 for adults and a $4 child’s menu is also available. Proceeds go back to the Clermont Lions Club.

There will be entertainment by a central Indiana bluegrass band and usually about 300 people attend. The Fish Fry is held about three or four times a year.

Walt Miller, a Lions Club member, said there are plenty of homemade dishes to go with the fish.

“Come to have a good meal of fish or pulled pork sandwiches, if you don’t like fish,” Miller said. “There will be a variety of desserts and sides such as beans and applesauce too.”

The club will also be collecting eyeglasses at the event.

“We collect old eyeglasses and distribute them to a group that works with people in Mexico and other countries around the world,” Miller said.

In addition to the fish fry, Miller said the club is involved in a lot of community events and programs.

“This will be the 64th year for the annual Clermont Rodeo,” Miller said. “The club provides leader dogs for the blind, we provide eye exams, we have a rabies clinic held each year , we work with Robey Elementary School to provide dictionaries for their third-graders … and there are several parties throughout the year that the Lions Club puts on for free — the Halloween party, the Christmas party, and the Easter party.”

Miller has been with the Lions Club for about five years and says he enjoys working with them.

“If you like bluegrass music, it’s a good time to listen to that and visit with local neighbors,” Miller said. “The Lions Club is about fellowship and being able to work on different projects to serve the community.”

Just the facts WHAT: Clermont Fish Fry WHEN: 5 to 8 p.m. April 4 WHERE: Lions Community Hall, 3201 Tansel Road, Clermont

1
Text Only
Westside
  • BMV to begin offering tests in languages other than English |Don Snemis, commissioner of the Indiana Bureau of Motor Vehicles (BMV), has announced that the BMV will for the first time begin offering automated Operator Knowledge Tests in foreign languages. “In response to numerous requests from businesses, uni

    July 30, 2014

  • Hamilton scolds Congress for national security failures |INDIANAPOLIS — Retired Congressman Lee Hamilton has warned of the perils of political ideology, calling the body where he spent 34 years “noxiously partisan.” Now, he worries the divide is downright dangerous. A co-chairman of the 9/11 Commission, H

    July 30, 2014

  • New area brings beer back to fair for first time since 1946 |Dozens of beer and wine producers from all over Indiana will take part in the Indiana State Fair ’s new Indiana Beer and Wine Exhibition in the Grand Hall on Main Street. The new exhibition, open only to adults ages 21 and older, will be open from 1

    July 30, 2014

  • Indy Zoo celebrates birth of Amur tiger cub |At a time when one of the largest cat species, the powerful and majestic Amur tiger, is at risk of vanishing from the wild, the recent birth of a healthy cub at the Indianapolis Zoo serves as a reminder of the need for conservation efforts to secure

    July 30, 2014

  • Home security scammer target of state AG lawsuit |Indiana Attorney General Greg Zoeller has filed a lawsuit against Jerome Edmond and USA Promotions for making illegal pre-recorded calls and for impersonating an ADT home security systems representative. This marketing followed several high profile

    July 30, 2014

  • Small town's survival hinges on battle over coal regulations |DUGGER – Peggy and Martha Marlow collect artifacts of this small town’s history for a storefront mining museum that Martha helped open more than 30 years ago. Tin dinner buckets, carbide headlamps and battered hard hats line the museum’s crowded she

    July 30, 2014

  • Court observers predict 'wide open' process of picking of next chief |INDIANAPOLIS — State Supreme Court Chief Justice Brent Dickson surprised observers in June when he decided to step down after a brief tenure in the leadership post. Another surprise may be in store when his replacement is named. A seven-member pane

    July 29, 2014

  • WSF 7-29 news speedway roundabout pic 2 Speedway breaks ground on Main Street roundabout SPEEDWAY — Just one day after a weekend of bustling activity with the Brickyard 400 race, officials here gathered for the ground breaking of a roundabout project that will eventually connect Main Street, 16th Street and Crawfordsville Road in an atte

    July 29, 2014 2 Photos

  • WSF 7-29 news sackpacks 1 Wayne Township students receive sackpacks Thanks to the Office Depot Foundation and Indiana State Sen. Mike Delph, 200 students at two Metropolitan School District of Wayne Township elementary schools will start the coming school year with new sackpacks filled with supplies. “Because of Sen.

    July 25, 2014 2 Photos

  • Worship briefs Church hosts Back to School Bash Brownsburg Church of the Nazarene is hosting a Back to School Bash from 12:30 to 3 p.m. Aug. 3. Each person gets one meal ticket and one door prize for free. There will be hot dogs, chips, cookies, and drinks, as well

    July 25, 2014

House Ads
Hendricks County Marquee
Email News Sign Up
Facebook
Twitter Updates
Follow us on twitter
Poll

Should the government continue to use military bases to house illegal immigrant children?

Yes
No
Undecided
     View Results
AP Video
Small Plane Crash in San Diego Parking Lot Busy Franco's Not Afraid of Overexposure Fighting Blocks Access to Ukraine Crash Site Dangerous Bacteria Kills One in Florida Workers Dig for Survivors After India Landslide Texas Scientists Study Ebola Virus Smartphone Powered Paper Plane Debuts at Airshow Southern Accent Reduction Class Cancelled in TN Raw: Deadly Landslide Hits Indian Village Obama Chides House GOP for Pursuing Lawsuit New Bill Aims to Curb Sexual Assault on Campus Russia Counts Cost of New US, EU Sanctions 3Doodler Bring 3-D Printing to Your Hand Six PA Cops Indicted for Robbing Drug Dealers Britain Testing Driverless Cars on Roadways
Hyperlocal Search
Premier Guide
Find a business

Walking Fingers
Maps, Menus, Store hours, Coupons, and more...
Premier Guide
Must Read