AHS Class of ‘62 to gather for lunch
ANDERSON — The Anderson High School Class of ‘62 will host its monthy luncheon at 11 a.m. today at the Golden Corral in Anderson. All members and spouses are welcome.
A Night of Dancing in Alexandria
ALEXANDRIA — The Alexandria Community Band hosts an evening of dancing to Big Band, swing and jazz music Saturday at 7 p.m. at Church Street Commons, 204 W. Church St.
The evening will feature the Alexandria High School Jazz Band and winners of Anderson Paramount’s “Dancing Like the Stars.”
Cox’s Supermarket will provide cookies and soft drinks, included in the ticket price. Tickets are $7.50, students with ID get in for $5, and a table for six is $40. Tickets are limited and can be ordered from any ACB member or from the Alexandria Monroe Chamber of Commerce. For information, contact firstname.lastname@example.org or 724-9234.
Market hosting ‘Girls Night Out’
MARKLEVILLE — The Markleville Farmers Market is hosting a “Girls Night Out” from 6 to 9 p.m. Saturday, April 27, at the Hardy Building, Indiana 38.
There is no admission fee. There will be door prizes and free snacks. Shopping will be provided by local business women and shops. There will be a massage therapist with chair massages, a nail tech and lots of shopping available. This event is open to the public (adult ladies only).
‘Vintage Hats’ program is April 24
ANDERSON — The Women’s League of The Anderson Center for the Arts will meet Wednesday at 10 a.m. Because of last month’s meeting cancellation, the program was rescheduled. Marilyn Lenhart will speak about vintage hats.
Coffee and refreshments will be served prior to the meeting and the public is invited to attend. The Anderson Center for the Arts is at 32 W. 10th St. For more information, call 649-1248 or visit www.andersonart.org.
Women’s Christian Temperance has rally
AKRON — The Women’s Christian Temperance Union will meet for its Mid-Year Rally on Saturday at the Akron Public Library in Akron in Fulton County. The Saturday meeting will convene at 9:30 a.m. with State President Sarah Ward presiding. Brunch begins at 9 a.m. with the day’s activities concluding at 2:30 p.m.
This year’s theme is “Open Doors of Opportunity.” Lynn Allyn Young will be the 10:30 a.m. session’s guest speaker with Cheryl Roland of Marion speaking at the 1:30 p.m. session.
Orphan Train program at library
PENDLETON — Folksinger, storyteller and autoharp virtuoso Adam Miller comes to the Pendleton Community Library at 2 p.m. Sunday to present a program on the Orphan Train Movement.
The orphan trains ran between 1854 and 1929, relocating an estimated 200,000 orphaned, abandoned, and homeless children from crowded coastal cities to the Midwest for adoption. The program is free and open to the public.
Register by calling the library at 778-7527 or email@example.com.
AHS Class of ‘62 to gather for lunch
- Paranormal investigators visit Paramount The Paranormal Answers Research Team, a group of investigators who travel to alleged haunting sites, recently visited the Paramount Theatre to see if the building filled with history is also filled with ghosts.
- Kathy Griffin to perform at Hoosier Park Emmy and Grammy winner Kathy Griffin will dish about her latest run-ins with celebrities and observations about Hollywood’s elite and popular culture in the Terrace Showroom when she brings her stand-up act to Anderson on April 26.
- Jazz night comes to Paramount Hopkins and Miller’s Sunset Stomp Jazz Band will perform at 7:30 p.m. Thursday at the Paramount. The performance is one of the first events for the 27th Annual City of Anderson Little 500 Festival schedule.
- Community Briefs: April 18 A compilation of community news items as published in the Friday edition of The Herald Bulletin.
- Weekend Calendar: April 18 Entertainment scheduled at area venues for April 18-20.
- Live music: April 18 The following listings for live music and other entertainment at area venues are published in the Friday edition of The Herald Bulletin.
- Jim Bailey: It’s a rough life when you’re six years old going on adulthood My granddaughter Gracie turns 7 in a couple of months. Two of her mother’s sisters, Becky and Sarah, can forewarn her on what she’ll face when Gracie’s age gets into double digits.
- Kelly Dickey: Ghost hunting leads to more skepticism and a fun story The thought of spirits terrified me as a kid, intrigued me as a teen and added to the various questions I have about life as an adult. But mainly they’ve been entertaining.
Community Briefs: April 17
A compilation of community news items as published in the Thursday edition of The Herald Bulletin.
- Review: Classic Cole Porter tunes in 'Anything Goes' Light-hearted entertainment reigns at Beef and Boards Dinner Theatre as the stage is filled with sparkling costumes, quick stepping and even a little slapstick thrown into the mix. “Anything Goes,” now playing through May 11, may be a musical celebrating its 80th anniversary, but the humor is not lost on modern audiences.
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