Donations needed for Candy Cane Lane
MUNCIE — Cornerstone Center for the Arts is looking for toy donations for its annual Candy Cane Lane event. Each year, children of all ages are invited to Cornerstone for a day of winder wonder. Every child who attends Candy Cane Lane on Saturday, Nov. 23 from 10 a.m. to noon will receive a free toy. At least 600 toys are needed to help make this event a success.
Cornerstone is looking for toys valued between $5 and $10 to give to the children attending. Any and all toy donations are welcome. Toy and monetary donations will be accepted Monday through Friday, 9 am to 4:30 pm until Thursday, Nov. 21. Donations can be delivered or mailed to 520 E Main St., Muncie, IN 47305.
Information: Carly Acree King at email@example.com.
Chesterfield Christian bazaar Saturday
CHESTERFIELD — Chesterfield Christian Church will hold its annual Autumn Memories Bazaar from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 9.
The day will begin with a walk down "Memory Lane", 5 rooms of rummage, continue with shopping for your favorite goodies from the "Bit of Heaven Bakery Shop", treasures from the jewelry table, all your favorite Sechler's pickles at the "Pickle Patch" and hand made items at the "Craft Corner".
A beef and noodle/vegetable soup or sandwich lunch will be held from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. (carry-outs available).
Purchase $1 raffle tickets at the "chance table" for a chance several hand made wood items by local wood crafters plus a $50 grocery certificate. Drawing will be held at 6 p.m. (need not be present to win).
The day will conclude with a chicken and noodle dinner served from 4 to 7 p.m. Carry-outs available.
There will be a bargain rummage sale after 2 p.m.
Free bus rides to dinner offered
ANDERSON — Free bus rides will be provided to the John Lawson Memorial Thanksgiving Dinner that will be served free from 2 to 6 p.m. at Cross Roads United Methodist Church, 2000 N. Scatterfield Road.
The menu will include turkey and dressing, mashed potatoes and gravy, green beans, corn, cranberry salad, sweet potatoes, cole slaw, pumpkin pie, dinner roll and drink.
Legion to serve up steak dinners
MIDDLETOWN — The Middletown American Legion Post 216, 450 N. 10th St., Middletown, will serve up T-bone steak dinners on Friday from 5 to 8 p.m.
Vote for local Soroptimist in magazine contest
ANDERSON — Soroptimist International of Anderson needs your vote. They have been chosen as a finalist in the Midwest Living Magazine's "Dream-It Do-It Community Challenge" for nonprofit groups. The group with the most votes will get a $5,000 grant for its project. The local club would use the funds to purchase household items for "Jump Start Home Store" at Alternatives, Inc. Women transitioning out of Alternatives into their own housing could choose needed household items for the kitchen, bath and bedroom from the "store" for their new home.
Go to http://www.midwestliving.com/dreamit and vote for Soroptimist by Nov. 15. You will need to register at the website to vote. You can only vote once.
Red Hatters to host Saturday luncheon
ANDERSON — The November meeting of the WOW Red Hatters of Madison County will be Saturday at Hibachi Grill in the Applewood shopping plaza in Anderson.
Lunch will be at 11 a.m.
Information: Virginia Flatt, 649-1632.