The Herald Bulletin

Afternoon Update


December 6, 2013

Community Briefs: Dec. 6

Pictures with Santa Saturday

ANDERSON — PetSmart, 4216 S. Scatterfield Road, will have pictures with Santa from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday. This is a fundraiser for the Madison County Humane Society.

Cost is $10 with the the Humane Society receiving half of the amount.

‘Christmas in Alex’ has events today

ALEXANDRIA — “Christmas in Alexandria” continues today with the following activities:

u 3:30 to 4 p.m., cookie decorating for ages 3-11 and 4 to 4:30 p.m. for children ages 12 to 18 at the Alexandria-Monroe Library.

u At 5 p.m., the holiday movie “Meet Me in St. Louis” will be shown at the library. The parade begins at 6 p.m., in downtown Alexandria with the theme “A Christmas Story” the movie.

After the parade about 7 p.m., the Alexandria Community Band will perform its Christmas concert at Harrison Square. Around 7 p.m., the Santa Claus house opens in Harrison Square.

Monthly breakfast at American Legion

LAPEL — The Lapel American Legion will have its all-you-can-eat monthly breakfast from 7:30 to 10:30 a.m. Sunday. Price is $6.

Menu includes sausage gravy and biscuits, eggs (fried or scrambled), fried potatoes, pancakes, French toast, juice and coffee.

Holiday craft sale at Hancock Hospital

GREENFIELD — The Hancock Regional Hospital Guild will have a craft sale today from 7 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. in the lower lobby of Hancock Regional Hospital.

Items hand-crafted by Guild volunteers will be available for purchase, including knitted and crocheted items, Christmas ornaments and more.

Information: Dawn Earlywine, 468-4252.

Lunch to be served at The Commons

ALEXANDRIA — Homemade chicken noodle lunches will be served Monday from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at The Commons Theatre, 204 W. Church St., or delivered free to your home or business.

Lunches are held the second Monday of the month as a fundraiser for Church Street Commons Ministries.

Deliveries or information: 623-5380 or

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