Catholic Charities hosting 'Cookies & Canvas' event

Catholic Charities in Terre Haute will host a “Cookies & Canvas for Christmas” event on July 27 in the Ryves Youth Center at 1356 Locust St.

Participants can enjoy fresh-made cookies from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. while they paint an ornament-adorned Rudolph.

Cost is $30 for an 11- by 14-inch canvas or $35 for 16- by 20-inch canvas. Proceeds will be used to help more than 350 families through Catholic Charities Christmas Store.

Reservation deadline is July 19. Call 812-232-1447, option 3; or register and pay at