The Herald Bulletin

May 15, 2013

Community Briefs: May 15

The Herald Bulletin

ANDERSON, Ind. — A compilation of community news briefs as published in the Wednesday edition of The Herald Bulletin.

Chickens for Charity is Thursday

ANDERSON — The annual Chickens for Charity event will be held from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Thursday at the Anderson YMCA, 28 W. 12th St..

The event is sponsored by the Anderson Noon Lions Club Diabetic Education Committee and is part of the Little 500 festivities. Each ticket is $7.50 and includes one-half barbecued chicken, two sides and a drink.

Delivery is available upon request. Make delivery arrangements when purchasing tickets. Call Jean Stiers at 617-0670 or Kevin Crawford at 620-3119. Net proceeds benefit local diabetic education programs.

Church hosts annual rummage sale

ALEXANDRIA —  Alexandria Nazarene Church, 1401 S. Harrison St., will host its annual rummage sale Thursday through Saturday, May 16-18.

Hours will be 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday and Friday and 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday.

There will be lots of treasures and homemade noodles available for purchase.

Memorial Wesleyan sets rummage sale

ANDERSON — Memorial Circle Wesleyan Church, at the corner of West 25th Street and Park Road, will host a rummage and bake sale on Friday and Saturday, May 17-18.

Hours are 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday and 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday. Proceeds will go to Women’s Missions and Scholarship funds. For more information call 644-0316.

Frankton Legion hosting bike ride

FRANKTON — The Frankton American Legion will host a fundraising motorcycle ride on Sunday, May 19,  for the post.

Registration begins at 11 a.m. with the ride starting at noon. Cost is $10 per rider and $5 per passenger.

There will be food and entertainment after the ride.

Condo rummage sale set for Saturday

ANDERSON — The Meadowbrook Manor Condos’ annual rummage and bake sale will be held from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, May 18, at the club house, 201 Buckingham Drive. Hot dogs, snacks and cookies will also be for sale.

Josh Turner to play at Honeywell Center

WABASH — Country artist Josh Turner will be in concert at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Aug. 23, at the Honeywell Center in Wabash.

Turner has sold more than 5 million albums and garnered four No. 1 hits including “Your Man,” “Would You Go With Me” and “Why Don’t We Just Dance.” Tickets are $24, $38, $54, and $75 and go on sale Thursday at 8 a.m.

Tickets can be purchased at the box office from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday by calling (260) 563-1102 or by visiting

Enjoy a night of fine arts in Frankton

FRANKTON — Frankton High School will host a spring concert at 7 p.m. Friday, May 17, at the school. Performances include the junior and senior high choir students and the Frankton High Show Choir.

While at the concert, visitors can view student artwork from all grade levels. The exhibit has been arranged by the Art Club and will include works of art that won monetary awards at the Art Association of Madison County, Inc. Student Art Show.

The choirs are directed by Brad Scott, and the Art Club is headed by Paula Balensiefer.