Mounds friends meeting Thursday
ANDERSON — The Friends of Mounds State Park will meet at 7 p.m. Thursday in the Multipurpose Room in the Nature Center.
Various spring projects will be discussed The public is invited to attend.
Friends of Library holding sale
ANDERSON — The Friends of the Library will hold their monthly book sale on Friday and Saturday, Jan. 11-12, from 12:30 to 4 p.m. in the third floor bookstore of the Anderson Public Library, 111 E. 12th St., Anderson.
This month’s sale includes gently-used hardbound fiction, non-fiction, and children’s and audio books, CDs, and DVDs.
Also for sale is a large selection paperback fiction books.
All proceeds from the sale go to support the library’s programs.
The Friends of the Library welcome new volunteers. If you are interested in donating time to the organization, contact any volunteer at the sale.
Additionally, the Friends of the Library’s annual board meeting will be held on Thursday, Jan. 17 at 12:30 p.m. on the third floor of the Anderson Library.
Pendleton AMVETS serving breakfast
PENDLETON — The Pendleton AMVETS Post 26 will serve an all-you-can-eat breakfast from 7 to 10:30 a.m. today.
Girl Scouts holding cookie bash kickoff
ANDERSON — The Girl Scout Kickoff Cookie Bash will be held at 6 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 12, at Mounds Mall.
Coordinator of the event is Bethany Wirer. There will be a contest to determine who can eat the most cookies in one minute.
Tickets on sale for ‘Rock & Worship’
INDIANAPOLIS — Tickets are on sale for the “Rock & Worship Roadshow” coming to Bankers Life Fieldhouse at 6 p.m. on Feb. 9.
The show features MercyMe, Jeremy Camp, Tedashii, Kutless, Family Force 5, Luminate, Adam Cappa, Rhett Walker band and Tim Timmons.
Tickets are $10 at the door. For information, go to therockandworshiproadshow.com.
Heart Class rescheduled to Feb. 9
ANDERSON — The Jan. 12 “Homemade from the Heart” class has been rescheduled for Saturday, Feb. 16.
The class will feature individual fruit pies made in small mason jars, taught by Jo Ellen Nelson. The pies can be frozen and baked when desired and make perfect gifts.
The “make it, take it” class will be held at Epworth United Methodist Church, 105 W. Eighth St., Matthews, from 9:30 to 11 a.m.
Fee for the class is $5 and pre-registration is requested by Saturday, Feb. 9. Call 998-2365 for further information or to reserve a spot in the class.
Mounds friends meeting Thursday
- Acting without words Nineteen area students will take a walk down the red carpet Tuesday evening as their film projects premiere at the Paramount Theatre during the WRC Silent Film Festival.
Community Briefs: April 21
A compilation of community news as published in the Monday edition of The Herald Bulletin.
Crossing over to Christianity
Tim Hanshew lives by 1 Corinthians 1:18: “For the message of the cross is foolishness to those who are perishing, but to us who are being saved it is the power of God.” For the past six years, he has shared that power by carrying a large wooden cross throughout Anderson.
2014 Debutante Cotillion participants
The 11 participants in this year’s Debutante Cotillion Beautillion Militaire were asked a variety of questions, including their influences, words that describe themselves and favorite “words to live by.” The event begins at 4 p.m. Saturday, April 26, at Madison Park Church of God, 6607 Providence Drive. Call Antoinette Davis at 620-2229 for tickets, which are $270 per table or $30 each.
- Location, location, location When imagining the house of a farmer, people don’t tend to envision the home built by George and Nancy Likens. By pouring time and attention into their haven since they originally constructed the house in 1975, they have created an updated and lovely environment in the perfect setting.
- Theresa Timmons: Dinosaurs run amok at mamaw's house I love my new job as a grandparent. It includes playing imaginary tennis with imaginary tennis rackets, making elaborate tents in the living room, and hair-pulling.
- Reliving the Orestes tornado of 1922 Spring is a time of new life and hope. A time when grass becomes green and flowers begin to bloom. But with the beauty of the season often comes the arrival of devastating storms. The spring of 1922 was no exception to the residents of Orestes.
- Back in the News: April 20 The Herald Bulletin looks back at stories from the Anderson Daily Bulletin and The Anderson Herald newspapers. 10 Years Ago – 2004 April 21 – The Edgewood Baptist Church now is completely inside the town limits of Edgewood. The Town Council made it o
- 14th annual dog walkathon at Shadyside Park The Madison County Humane Society will host its 14th annual dog walkathon on Saturday, May 3. The walk will be at Shadyside Park between 8 a.m. and noon (rain or shine.
- Maleah Stringer: Volunteers needed to spend time with shelter animals Shelters can be extremely stressful places for many animals, particularly those who have been in a loving home. This is why we want people to come into the shelter and spend time with our animals — to help keep them adoptable so that when the right person comes along they are ready.
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