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July 26, 2013

Local Briefs: July 27

'Young Frankenstein' auditions begin today

ANDERSON — Auditions are being held today and Sunday for the Anderson's Mainstage Theatre production of "Young Frankenstein." They will be held from 2 to 5 p.m. today and 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday at Central Christian Church, 10th and Jackson streets.

Rehearsals begin Aug. 6 with performance in mid-September. The directors are seeking a group of 11-20 (many featured roles) of people “18 years and older.” Those auditioning should prepare to give a short, comic monologue and sing 16 bars of any song that shows their range and dynamic ability. Find audition information and more at

Fundraiser car wash location changed

ANDERSON — Ernie’s Heart Pet Food Pantry, Attention 2 Detail and Family Video will host a fundraiser car wash for the Madison County Humane Society on Saturday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Family Video, 615 Scatterfield Road Anderson.

Funds raised will go toward the $800 needed by the MCHS for emergency medical treatment to rid the shelter of the fungal infection ringworm. To volunteer, or to make a monetary donation for the fundraiser or to Ernie’s Heart Pet Food Pantry, call Jan Smith at 425-5407.

Markleville Jamboree Baking Contest

MARKLEVILLE — Entries for the Markleville Jamboree Baking Contest need to be submitted by noon on Saturday, Aug. 3 to the Markleville Town Hall, 8 S. State St.

Judging will take place at that time and winners will be announced at 5 p.m. at the Jamboree. Categories include homemade pies, homemade cakes and homemade Candies. There is also a junior bakers category for those 8 years old and under and for 9-15-year-olds. Juniors can submit any kind of homemade baked good.

For more information call Alison Scott at 425-6086.

Academy Registration set for today

ANDERSON — Academy Registration for the Anderson Young Ballet Theatre will be held from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. today at 29 Dillion St., Anderson (in the old Big Four Train station on the tracks).

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