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February 7, 2014

Local Briefs: Feb. 8

Babe Ruth sign-ups moved to library

ANDERSON -- Due to cold weather, Anderson Babe Ruth has changed the location of sign-ups for Saturday from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Riley room, and Sunday from 1 to 4 p.m. in the Redbud Room at the Anderson Public Library, 111 E. 12th St.

Information: 393-0665, leave a message.

Mainstage changes audition venue

ANDERSON — Anderson’s Mainstage Theatre will conduct auditions for its 2014 production of “9 to 5: The Musical” from 2 to 5 p.m. Saturday at Central Christian Church, 10th and Jackson streets, and Sunday from 2 to 5 p.m. at the Anderson Public Library, 111 E. 12th St.

Contact director Tommy Thomas at tthomas1976@yahoo.com to arrange another time if unable to attend regular auditions.

Legion to host Sunday breakfast

LAPEL — The Lapel American Legion will have its monthly all-you-can-eat breakfast from 7:30 to 10:30 a.m. Sunday.

The menu includes eggs (scrambled or fried), sausage gravy and biscuits, fried potatoes, pancakes, French toast, juice, and coffee.

Financial planning for special needs set

ANDERSON — Indiana Resource Center for Families with Special Needs (IN-SOURCE) and Cross Roads United Methodist Church will host a workshop, “Planning for Your Dependent with Special Needs Making Their Future More Secure including Changes to Indiana Home and Community Based Waivers” from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday at the church, 2000 N. Scatterfield Road.

Certified financial planner Gordon Homes will discuss the changes to the Support Services, Autism and Developmental Disability Medicaid Waiver program. The workshop covers legal Issues, including wills, trusts, special needs trusts, and guardianship as well as financial Issues, such as special needs trust funding, Medicaid and SSI.

The workshop and a light supper is free but RSVP is required. RSVP or more information, 374-6777 or www.insource.org.

Congregational energy use workshop

MUNCIE — Hoosier Interfaith Power and Light of Delaware County will hold its monthly congregational meeting at 7 p.m. Thursday at Riverside United Methodist Church, 1201 N. Wheeling Ave., Muncie.

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