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Morning Update


October 3, 2013

Community Briefs: Oct. 4


The group meets the first Monday of the month.

Monday genealogy class canceled

ANDERSON — The genealogy class scheduled to be conducted in the Madison County History Center on Monday at 1:30 p.m. has been canceled.

This class will be held at a later date. The other two genealogy classes scheduled for Oct. 14 and Oct. 21 will take place.

Information: 683-0052 between 9 a.m. and 4 p.m. on Monday, Wednesday or Friday.

Trinity Episcopal plans Blessing for Animals

ANDERSON — On Sunday, Trinity Church will celebrate the blessing that animals bring us, especially our pets. The service will start at 2 p.m. at the church, 1030 Brown-Delaware St., outside or indoors, depending on the weather. Bring your pet or a photo of them. Pets need to be on a leash, in a carrier or a picture frame. The blessing of animals celebrates the life of St. Francis of Assisi, who had a special fondness for animals.

Museum to host annual dinner

ALEXANDRIA — The Alexandria Monroe Historic Museum will host its annual ham and bean/chili dinner Friday through Sunday at Beulah Park.

Serving hours are 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday and Saturday; and noon to 3 p.m. Sunday.

Cost is $7 for adults; and $3 for children 10 and under. The menu includes ham and beans, chili, hot dogs, dessert and drink.

All proceeds go to the Alexandria Monroe Historical Society Museum

Information: Museum President, Larry Maple, 724-3508, email

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