The Herald Bulletin

August 19, 2013

Community Briefs: Aug. 19

The Herald Bulletin

---- — Exchange Club hosts Excel

ANDERSON -- The Anderson Noon Exchange Club will welcome Sherrie Boards of the Excel program as the guest speaker on Tuesday at its luncheon meeting at 11:30 a.m. Guests are invited to The Edge by calling Bonny Clark at 617-5912 or e-mail:

Exchange is committed to outreach into the community through service programs of Americanism, Youth, Community, and Child Abuse Prevention. Anyone interested in this meeting or Exchange Club is encouraged to contact Clark.

40&8 to change date of fish dinners

ANDERSON -- Starting Friday, the Madison County Voiture 510 40&8 will move its monthly fish dinner to the next to the last Friday of the month.

From 4 to 7 p.m., on Aug. 23, they will host an all-you-can-eat fish dinner. The menu will include Alaskan Pollock, coleslaw, baked bean, green beans, and rolls. The cost is $8 and carry-out will be available.

Grand Prix set for Aug. 24-25

ALEXANDRIA -- The second annual Alexandria Grand Prix will be held Aug. 24-25 in downtown Alexandria.

The two-day event is the seventh racing event of the season for the Southern Indiana Racing Association Midwest Champion Series.Race times are from noon to 5 p.m. Saturday and 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday. Practice begins one hour before race time.

Other events include food vendors, Murat Shiners “Desert Patrol,” beer garden, vendors, kid zone, Pole Position Party featuring Fender Alley, Zip Line (Saturday only), car show (Sunday only) and a driver autograph session.

For more information call 724-4633 or 724-3144.

‘Either Side of Gray’ exhibition opening

ANDERSON -- “Either Side of Gray” exhibition opens on Aug. 20 at The Anderson Center for the Arts. The majority of the work will highlight various printmaking and drawing media. Works chosen represent mastery of the various techniques and some of the best of Midwestern artists working in the last half of the 20th century.

The exhibit runs through Sept. 29. Gallery hours are Tuesday through Friday, noon to 5 p.m., Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday from 2 to 5 p.m.

The Anderson Center for the Arts is at 32 W. 10th St. For more information, call 649-1248 or visit the website at

‘The Wiggles’ head to Murat Theatre

INDIANAPOLIS -- “The Wiggles” will come to Indianapolis for a show at 6:30 p.m. Friday, Sept. 20 at the Murat Theatre at Old National Centre.

The brand new cast featuring the first-ever female Wiggle Emma will entertain local children and their parents.

Tickets for the show are now on sale at and range from $15.50 to $77.50.

Highland class of ‘66 to meet

ANDERSON -- The Highland High School Class of 1966 monthly meeting will be Tuesday at 6 p.m. at Perkins Restaurant.

The final details of this year’s reunion set for Sept. 14 will be discussed.

For more information contact Anita Singer Romine at 621-5955, Linda Reagan O’Bryant at 610-8682 or Diane Jessup Renfro at 635-0555.