Kids Fair set at Daleville church
DALEVILLE — Trinity Community Church, 13801 W. Main St., will host its annual Kids Fair from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday.
There will be all kinds of fun things for children to enjoy like: pingpong ball toss, bounce house, duck pond, basketball, bowling, face painting, miniature golf, magnetic lawn dart toss, water target shooting, prizes and more.
Lunch will be served for $3 which includes a hot dog, chips , cookie and drinks.
On Easter Sunday, breakfast will be served at 9:30 a.m.
Love Bears group seeks volunteers
ANDERSON — The Love Bears group, which creates cloth teddy bears to help comfort children who become frightened during hospital stays, needs help, coordinator Sally Freeman says.
The group seeks any person who likes to sew or do crafts or similar projects to join the group at 9 a.m. to noon the third Wednesday of each month at the Southern Heights Christian Church, 5401 S. Madison Ave.
For additional information, call Freeman at 644-4244.
Church plans May flea market
CHESTERFIELD — Reservations are sought for an all-day flea market to be held on Saturday, May 18, from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Clark Field next to Chesterfield Christian Church on Plum Street.
Participant spaces 10 feet by 10 feet may be reserved for $10 payable with registration.
For reservations or information, call Connie at 378-5449, leave name and number for a return call. Food vendors are welcome.
CCA retirees to meet for lunch Wednesday
ANDERSON — Container Corporation of America retirees will meet for lunch at 11:30 a.m. Wednesday at Perkins Restaurant, 5033 S. Scatterfield Road.
For more information, contact Dick Dunn at 617-0362, or email@example.com.
Garden Club meets in Alexandria
ALEXANDRIA — Alexandria’s SmallTown Garden Club will meet at the Community Center, 315 S. Harrison St., Monday, April 1. Registration opens at 6:30 p.m.
At 7 p.m., Bill Bork will present a program about the new trends in plants and products for 2013. Visitors are welcome and registration is open. Refreshments will be served. For additional information, call Sylvia Finney at 282-0100.
Holy Week services, activities planned
CHESTERFIELD — Chesterfield Community Church will have Maundy Thursday Service at 7 p.m. and Good Friday services at 7 p.m. with Pastor Ned Clark from Chesterfield Christian Church giving the sermon.
On Saturday, they will hold their annual Easter egg hunt and activities at the church at 10 a.m.
Better Breathers Club offered
ANDERSON — The Better Breathers Club is a support group for adults suffering from chronic lung disease, organized through the American Lung Association of Indiana. Meetings include expert speakers, video presentations and round table discussions.
The next Better Breathers meeting will be at 1 p.m. Wednesday at the Community Anderson Education Center, 1923 N. Madison Ave. The topic will be inpatient COPD education.
For more information or to RSVP, call Dawana Felty at 765-298-5178.
‘Easter Bonnet’ Dance on Sunday
ANDERSON — Footloose Square Dance Club will host an Easter dance Sunday at the Rangeline Community Center, 1405 N. Rangeline Road. The caller is Darrin Henry and the cuer is Judy Mouton.
Pre-rounds are at 6 p.m. and square dancing from 6:30. to 9 p.m. There will be a food table, door prizes and a half pot. Dancers are invited to enjoy the fellowship, and to wear their favorite Easter bonnet.
The club invites anyone interested in learning more about square dancing to come as a guest. The club dances on the third and fifth Sunday of the month.
For more information, call 610-2377, or visit www.footloose.us.com.
Kids Fair set at Daleville church
- Acting without words Nineteen area students will take a walk down the red carpet Tuesday evening as their film projects premiere at the Paramount Theatre during the WRC Silent Film Festival.
Community Briefs: April 21
A compilation of community news as published in the Monday edition of The Herald Bulletin.
Crossing over to Christianity
Tim Hanshew lives by 1 Corinthians 1:18: “For the message of the cross is foolishness to those who are perishing, but to us who are being saved it is the power of God.” For the past six years, he has shared that power by carrying a large wooden cross throughout Anderson.
2014 Debutante Cotillion participants
The 11 participants in this year’s Debutante Cotillion Beautillion Militaire were asked a variety of questions, including their influences, words that describe themselves and favorite “words to live by.” The event begins at 4 p.m. Saturday, April 26, at Madison Park Church of God, 6607 Providence Drive. Call Antoinette Davis at 620-2229 for tickets, which are $270 per table or $30 each.
- Location, location, location When imagining the house of a farmer, people don’t tend to envision the home built by George and Nancy Likens. By pouring time and attention into their haven since they originally constructed the house in 1975, they have created an updated and lovely environment in the perfect setting.
- Theresa Timmons: Dinosaurs run amok at mamaw's house I love my new job as a grandparent. It includes playing imaginary tennis with imaginary tennis rackets, making elaborate tents in the living room, and hair-pulling.
- Reliving the Orestes tornado of 1922 Spring is a time of new life and hope. A time when grass becomes green and flowers begin to bloom. But with the beauty of the season often comes the arrival of devastating storms. The spring of 1922 was no exception to the residents of Orestes.
- Back in the News: April 20 The Herald Bulletin looks back at stories from the Anderson Daily Bulletin and The Anderson Herald newspapers. 10 Years Ago – 2004 April 21 – The Edgewood Baptist Church now is completely inside the town limits of Edgewood. The Town Council made it o
- 14th annual dog walkathon at Shadyside Park The Madison County Humane Society will host its 14th annual dog walkathon on Saturday, May 3. The walk will be at Shadyside Park between 8 a.m. and noon (rain or shine.
- Maleah Stringer: Volunteers needed to spend time with shelter animals Shelters can be extremely stressful places for many animals, particularly those who have been in a loving home. This is why we want people to come into the shelter and spend time with our animals — to help keep them adoptable so that when the right person comes along they are ready.
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