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March 25, 2014

Community Briefs: March 26

Musician to entertain at library

PENDLETON — A professional musician and lecturer, Ray Kamalay, from East Lansing, Mich., will entertain and educate at the Pendleton Community Public Library, 595 E. Water St., Pendleton, at 2 p.m. on Sunday.

Kamalay has a degree in philosophy from the University of Detroit, and he has been a professional musician since 1974. He has performed at some of the most prestigious venues including the Edinburgh Festival. Discussion will include the topics: how slavery was handed down to us, how slavery became based on race, where blackface theater come and the idea of the “greatest” event in the history of slavery.

This program is free and open to the public. Registration is appreciated and refreshments will be served.

Information: 778-7527 or register.

DAR to host monthly meeting

ANDERSON — The Kikthawenund Chapter of the National Society Daughters of the American Revolution will hold its monthly meeting at 1:30 p.m. today at the First Presbyterian Church, 230 W. Ninth St., Anderson.

Stephen T. Jackson will present the “Story of the Mounds Amusement Park."

Railroad Committee meeting for breakfast

PENDLETON — The South Madison Underground Railroad Committee was formed more than two years ago to research previously unknown underground activity. A book will be written comprised of the findings.

The committee is inviting the public to meet at 9 a.m. Saturday at Anita’s Kitchen, 777 E. Water St., for sharing any information about the railroad in the South Madison area. All information will be credited to its provider.

Information: Arlene Shannon, 778-7527.

Quilt designer to speak April 2

PENDLETON — Well-known artist and quilt designer Ellen Murphy will be the featured speaker at the April 2 meeting of the Spring Valley Quilt Guild. Murphy says she was born with a crayon in her hand and has always enjoyed working with fabrics. Working in graphic design and as a quilt teacher has helped her create patterns that are easy to understand. Murphy has created unique quilts inspired by the colors and shapes of American houses, from farmhouses to brownstones. Her new books and patterns will be available at the meeting for cash or check purchase only.

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    July 30, 2014

  • Community Briefs: July 31 A compilation of community news items as published in the Thursday edition of The Herald Bulletin.

    July 30, 2014

  • FEA HB0730 Gordon Brooks Berky strives to unite community through the arts His theater was originally going to be a place where he could perform when he’s not on tour, but then actor and mask maker Doug Berky had a bigger idea: Unite the community through entertainment.

    July 29, 2014 1 Photo

  • Community Briefs: July 30 A compilation of community news as published in the Wednesday edition of The Herald Bulletin.

    July 29, 2014

  • FEA - HB0729 - Senior Falls Aging safely in the comfort of her home Marilyn Moneyhun said being totally reliant on others is difficult. "Losing your independence is a shock to your system," Moneyhun, 84, said. "You are not in control anymore."

    July 29, 2014 1 Photo

  • Community Briefs: July 29 A compilation of community news items as published in the Tuesday edition of The Herald Bulletin.

    July 29, 2014

  • FEA - HB0728 - Fresh Orientation - SH Elwood freshmen learn the ways of high school through mentoring program About half the 112 incoming freshmen at Elwood Jr./Sr. High School got a jump on their friends recently by attending a freshman orientation session. Joan Mercer, an English teacher who helped organize the the orientation, said the mentor program, which has been in place for several years, has been effective in new students make the high school transition.

    July 28, 2014 1 Photo

  • FEA-HB0727-MCWinery-JC6.JPG Having a wine time

    Cathy Hensley’s never been much of a drinker. It wasn’t something that interested her very much, so it seemed unfathomable that she would ever run a winery. But after her son Eric offered her and her husband, Duke, some wine he made, it changed things.

    July 26, 2014 1 Photo

  • Lanane among LifeStream honorees Dr. Jon Hendrix and Katie Lucas, both of Muncie; Janet Privett, Montezuma, Ohio, and Sen. Tim Lanane (D), Anderson, will be honored during a reception Aug. 7 in Muncie for their work in making a difference in the lives of aging adults and people with disabilities.

    July 26, 2014

  • Community Briefs: July 27 A compilation of community news items as published in the Sunday edition of The Herald Bulletin.

    July 26, 2014

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