ANDERSON, Ind. — A compilation of community news briefs, as published in the Friday edition of The Herald Bulletin.
New Life to have Eggs-Extravaganza
ANDERSON — New Life Apostolic Church is hosting its annual Easter Eggs-Extravaganza on Saturday, March 30, from noon to 2 p.m. at the UAW hall, at 29th and Madison Avenue.
There will be Easter egg hunts for children up to 4 years old and children 5 to 10 years old. Activities include games and door prizes for the adults. The event is open to the public.
For more information, call 644-1152 or email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Easter basket raffle to help Bids for Kids
ANDERSON — More than 100 Easter baskets will be raffled off Saturday in the center of Mounds Mall as the Friends for L.I.F.E. Club from Lambert’s Music Center raises money for Bids for Kids and child abuse prevention in Madison County.
Raffle tickets will be sold from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at which time a drawing for each basket will be held. A stretch of 20 tickets will sell for $5 and each ticket may be dropped into a cup next to the basket people would like to try and win. In addition to Easter baskets, several children’s bicycles will be raffled.
Library to rock ’n’ roll with sock hop
PENDLETON — Reservations are still being taken for Saturday’s 1 p.m. sock hop at Pendleton Community Public Library, 595 E. Water St.
All ages are invited. There will be prizes for the best costume and the funniest socks. You can watch or rock around the clock with disc jockey Matthew Stephenson. Dave and Josh Ellison, owners of Pendleton’s Gathering Grounds Coffee Shop, will play some of attendees’ favorite songs. Elvis Presley (Scotty Zion) will also be on hand.
Admission is free and the show is open to the public. RSVPs are appreciated. Call (765) 778-7527 or email email@example.com.