The Herald Bulletin

July 9, 2013

Community Briefs: July 10

The Herald Bulletin

---- — Produce giveaway is today

ANDERSON — The Anderson Impact Center in collaboration with Second Harvest Food Bank will have a fresh produce giveaway today at 2 p.m., while supplies last, at The Anderson Impact Center, 630 Nichol Avenue. Individuals are encouraged to bring their own bags.

Class of '60 to meet Thursday

ANDERSON — The Anderson High School class of 1960 will meet for lunch at 11:30 a.m. Thursday at Perkins restaurant, 5033 S. Scatterfield Road. All are welcome.

Secret Families to Host Benefit Ride and Community Dinner

ANDERSON — Secret Families of Madison County will host a Motorcycle Benefit Ride and Spaghetti Dinner on Saturday, July 13. Registration will begin at 10 a.m. at Madison Park Church of God, and the ride will start at noon. A registration fee of $10 per rider and $5 per passenger will go to support Secret Families. The ice-cream themed ride will include stops at Cammack Station, Ivanhoe's and Fraziers.

Following the ride, the public is invited to a community meal at Madison Park from 4 to 6 p.m., featuring live entertainment by The Campbells, a local family of musicians. The meal will include spaghetti, salad, garlic bread, beverage and dessert for a donation of $10.

All proceeds from the ride and dinner will benefit Secret Families of Madison County. For more information about the ride or dinner, contact Tim Covert, Open Road Riders, at or 765-606-8575. For more information about Secret Families, visit or

Arts center plans ice cream social

ANDERSON — The Anderson Center for the Arts' Ice Cream Social will be held on Wednesday, July 24 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Citizens Park Plaza. The cost is $5 for homemade dessert and ice cream and $8 for a premium hot dog, chips, dessert, ice cream, and drink.

For more information visit or call (765) 649-1248.

Soroptimists holding dinner fundraiser

ANDERSON — Soroptimist International of Anderson will be having a fundraising dinner at Garfield's Restaurant on Thursday, July 18 from 5 to 9 p.m. Garfield's will donate a portion of the evening's food sales to the local women's service club. This includes both dine-in and carry-out sales.

Proceeds will be used to fund the Soroptimist Women's Opportunity Awards, Virginia M. Wagner Educational Grants and the Violet Richardson Award for volunteerism. Application information about these awards and grants for women and girls will be provided at the dinner.

'Talk' to conservation recruit expert on July 11

INDIANAPOLIS — Facebook followers of the Indiana Department of Natural Resources can “talk” online about requirements for becoming a conservation officer with Lt. William Browne on Thursday, July 11, from 2 to 3 p.m. on the DNR’s Facebook wall.

Browne also will talk about what makes someone a good candidate to become an Indiana Conservation Officer. Participants are invited to join the conversation and ask questions.

To join a chat, go to the DNR’s Facebook wall,, and click “like” (if you are not already a “friend”). Begin typing in questions during the time slot. DNR experts will answer questions as time allows.

Jason Aldean tickets go on sale Friday

NOBLESVILLE — Jason Aldean's “Night Train Tour” will appear live on Saturday, September 21 at Klipsch Music Center along with special guests Jake Owen and Thomas Rhett.

Reserved pavilion and Harrison College Lawn tickets, plus applicable fees, go on sale Friday, July 12 at 10 a.m. and will be available at the Taco Bell Box Office at Klipsch Music Center,, Ticketmaster, participating Wal-Mart locations or charge by phone at 1-800-745-3000.