Free bluegrass concert is Wednesday night
ANDERSON — A free bluegrass concert featuring Cumberland Gap will be held at 6 p.m. Wednesday at 5 Crown Ministries, 218 N. Harrison St., Alexandria.
There will also be an open mic for local musical talent.
For more information call Adam at 425-2219.
Girl Scout cookie rally Saturday
DALEVILLE — More than 60 Girl Scouts from kindergartners to high school seniors will participate in a Girl Scout cookie rally from 9 a.m., to noon Saturday to help kick-off the scout’s cookie program.
During the rally, which will be held at the Daleville Service Center, 13555 W. CR. 550 S., girls will participate in crafts, learn cookie safety, and sample cookies.
Black history exhibit will be in downtown
ANDERSON — On Wednesday, Jan. 16, the Madison County Historical Society will open a free exhibit dedicated to “Black History Month,” an annual national observance in remembrance of important people and events in the history of the African Diaspora. The exhibit will also feature a Celebration of the Legacy of Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.
The exhibit, located at 11 W. 11th St., downtown Anderson, will be open from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. every Monday, Wednesday and Friday until the closing on Wednesday, Feb. 20.
AHS Class of ’47 meeting Thursday
ANDERSON — The Anderson High School Class of 1947 will have its January luncheon on Thursday at 11:30 a.m. at Perkins Restaurant on Scatterfield Road.
All class members and friends are invited.
Cello quartet to perform at Emens
MUNCIE — The Rastrelli Cello Quartet will be performing on Tuesday, January 22, at 7:30 p.m. at Emens Auditorium, Ball State University. A singularly unique ensemble, the Rastrelli Cello Quartet has been thrilling audiences with their renderings of non-traditional programming since 2002. Tickets are on sale now and can be purchased at www.ticketmaster.com or at the Emens Auditorium Box Office at 765-285-1539.
Magazine features recruit school
INDIANAPOLIS — Outdoor Indiana magazine’s January-February issue takes you inside DNR’s Law Enforcement’s Recruit School.
The school is a 16-week weeding-out process during which recruits undergo four weeks of military-style basic training and 12 weeks of field training with a supervising officer.
Outdoor Indiana is available now at most DNR properties and Barnes & Noble stores in Indiana.
To subscribe online or read excerpts, go to OutdoorIndiana.org. Subscriptions can also be purchased by calling (317) 233-3046.
Artisan show set for April 5-7
INDIANAPOLIS — The Indiana Artisan Marketplace will be April 5-7 at the Indiana State Fairgrounds. For information go to www.IndianaArtisan.org.
Free bluegrass concert is Wednesday night
Food Truckin' Thursday returns
A new favorite that combines food and cars is rolling back into town next week. Food Truckin' Thursday starts back up May 1. For about six months, local vendors will pull up their food trucks to Citizens Park Plaza at Ninth and Main streets from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Community Briefs: April 23
A compilation of community news as published in the Wednesday edition of The Herald Bulletin.
Community Briefs: April 22
A compilation of community news as published in the Tuesday edition of The Herald Bulletin.
Man credited with saving life says he was doing his job
When Richard Goff walked into Louis Moyer's home, he smelled gas.
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.
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