Sons of F.U.N.K. headline concert
ANDERSON — Tickets for Wednesday’s concert starring Sons of F.U.N.K. are on sale at Key Bank branches at 5457 S. Scatterfield Road and 3228 Nichol Ave. The concert will be at 8 p.m. at the UAW Hall, 2840 S. Madison Ave.
Sons of F.U.N.K. is led by Rico Lewis, who formerly played drums with Parliament/Funkadelic. Joining his band that night will be Teddy Patterson, James Dickerson, Novi, Darnell Lark, DJ Raymond Watson and other local talent.
Tickets are $10 in advance and $12 at the door. The concert is to benefit Funk for the Cure and the Susan G. Komen Foundation.
Club asks for coat donations Saturday
ANDERSON — The Circle of Brothas’ Motorcycle Club will host a Sharing Is Caring coat drive from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at the American Rental facility, 615 N. Scatterfield Road.
The group will accept clean, old, new and gently-used coats for all ages and sizes. Coffee and donuts will be provided by American Rental.
Square dance set for Sunday at Rangeline
ANDERSON — Square dancers are invited to a dance on Sunday at Rangeline Community Center, 1405 N. Rangeline Road.
The caller is Gary Hutton and the cuer is Bonnie Lawrence. Pre-rounds are at 6 p.m. and square dancing is from 6:30 to 9 p.m. There will be a half pot, door prizes and a food table with Thanksgiving dinner favorites.
Anyone interested in learning about square dancing can come as a guest. The group dances on the third and fifth Sunday of each month. For information, call 617-0040 or 610-2377 or visit www.footloose.us.com.
Senior Café hosted at Pendleton library
PENDLETON — LifeStream services and the Pendleton Community Public Library host the Pendleton Senior Café every Tuesday and Wednesday at noon at the Pendleton Library, 595 E. Water St.
Seniors ages 60 and over are welcome to eat a hot, healthy meal for a suggested donation of $3.50. After each meal, enjoy a game of bingo. You do not have to be a Pendleton resident to attend.
Call to see what’s on the menu. RSVP for each meal at least 24 hours in advance. Call the library at 778-7527 for reservations.
Holiday Extravaganza planned for Saturday
ANDERSON — The Anderson Firefighters Auxiliary will host a Holiday Extravaganza Mart from noon to 4 p.m. Saturday at the FOFF Lodge behind Station 8 on West 53rd Street to kick off holiday shopping and decorating.
Participants include the Auxiliary, Amy’s Handmade Delights, Arbonne, Avon, Beneath His Wings, Cutesie Tutesie Girly Garb, Longaberger, Pampered Chef, Premier Designs, Psi Iota Xi, Scentsy, Thirtyone, Tupperware, Vi Salus Shape Shakes and Woofer’s Biscuit Bakery. Food by Brenda’s Catering will be available to purchase.
Call Debbie Condon, Auxiliary president, at 606-4895 for more information.
Fried chicken on K of C menu Sunday
ANDERSON — The Knights of Columbus, 1225 Main St., will have a fried chicken dinner from 12:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. Sunday.
Adults’ cost is $9 (all white) and $8 (regular). Child cost is $4. The meal includes fried chicken, mashed potatoes and gravy, two vegetables and a salad. Carryout is welcome.
Sons of F.U.N.K. headline concert
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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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- A helping hand Brian Morson’s time as a volunteer at St. Vincent Anderson Regional Hospital started as a patient when he had a hip injury. After he made a comment that hospitals in London have greeters, the director of Volunteer Services at the time told him he had the perfect voice and accent to do it at St. Vincent. Twelve years later, he’s volunteered more than 4,500 hours.
Ryan and Janae Ledbetter may not have moved far geographically, but the differences in their lifestyle and surroundings are huge. A new style of house has called for new décor and furnishings, which is suiting the family well.
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