ANDERSON, Ind. — A compilation of local news briefs, as published in the Monday edition of The Herald Bulletin.
Genealogy class offered Monday
ANDERSON — The Genealogy Department of the Madison County Historical Society Inc. is holding a free class at 1:30 p.m. Monday, Dec. 3, in the Bowman Room at the History Center, 11 W. 11th St.
Genealogist Bill Upperman and Lu Lawler will explain attributes of the computer and how it significantly aids in the search and structure of family history data.
Dr. Mares to speak at Exchange Club
ANDERSON — Dr. David Mares of Saint John’s Health System will be the guest speaker at the Anderson Noon Exchange Club luncheon meeting at 11:30 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 4, at The Edge.
Mares will speak about bronchial thermoplasty and lung lavage and how treatments can assist those with severe asthma.
Guests are welcome to attend the luncheon meeting; first-time visitors who are interested in learning more about the Exchange Club may attend at no charge. Regular luncheon guests are charged $10 for the buffet luncheon event. Reservations are accepted by calling 617-5912 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Arts center Women’s League to meet
ANDERSON — The December meeting of the Women’s League of The Anderson Center for the Arts, 32 W. 10th St., will be Friday, Dec. 7, to coincide with the citywide Winterfest celebration. The meeting will begin at 11 a.m. with a short business meeting followed by a gift exchange, which is voluntary. Those who participate should bring a gift with a value of $10.
Winterfest activities at the Arts Center include shopping at various vendors whose booths will be set up in the Grande Room. The group does not meet in January.
For more information, call 649-1248 or visit www.andersonart.org.
AMVETS post will serve steak dinner
ANDERSON — The Pendleton AMVETS Post 26, 939 S. Broadway, will host a steak dinner from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Friday, Dec. 7. Entertainment will be provided by Gordon Brooks.
The event is open to the public. Must be 18 or older to enter the Post.
For more information call 778-7224.