Greater Mitchell Chamber of Commerce 2020 Annual Dinner Date Announced

(MITCHELL) – The Greater Mitchell Chamber of Commerce 2020 Annual Dinner is Thursday, April 2.

The dinner will be held in the Lakeview Room at Spring Mill State Park Inn.

Social hour will begin at 6 p.m. with dinner served and opening comments at 6:30 p.m.

The special guest speaker for the event is Gary Varvel.

Gary Varvel is a Christian, conservative, cartoonist and speaker in that order. Varvel was The Indianapolis Star cartoonist for 24 years. His work is syndicated through Creators Syndicate.

In 2015 he was inducted into the Indiana Journalism Hall of Fame. Varvel won the National Headliners Award, the Robert F. Kennedy Journalism Award, National Cartoonists Society Reuben Award for Best Editorial Cartoonist Division, Grambs Aronson Award, plus dozens of state awards.

Varvel wrote and illustrated The Good Shepherd children’s book plus he co-wrote and produced Christian films: The Board (2009) and The War Within (2014).

Annual awards will be given to recognized citizens of the Mitchell community.

Tickets are $30 and can be purchased with cash or check at the Greater Mitchell Chamber of Commerce at 533 West Main Street. To reserve your tickets you can email at . You can also call the chamber at 812-849-4441. to leave a message with your contact information and the number of tickets you would like to reserve.