The Herald Bulletin

January 20, 2013

Community Briefs: Jan. 21

The Herald Bulletin

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

Chili supper Saturday at church

MIDDLETOWN — The Middletown United Methodist Church, 625 High St., will host a chili supper from 4 to 7 p.m. Saturday.

The meal will take place in the fellowship hall in the downstairs of the church.

A freewill offering will be taken.

Outfitters’ fundraiser at Anderson racino

PENDLETON — Outfitters Inc.’s annual gala fundraiser is scheduled for Feb. 23 at Hoosier Park. This year’s theme, “Mardi Gras,” will see Hoosier Park transformed into a New Orleans-type environment with food, music and decorations supporting the theme.

Fundraising events during the evening include live and silent auctions, a “Diamond Dream” raffle where participants may win a diamond valued at more than $1,000. Highlighting the fundraiser is Outfitter’s dessert auction.”

Festivities begin with a 6 p.m. meet-and-greet, followed by dinner, auctions and music. A disc jockey will provide music for dancing from 9 to 11:30 p.m. Tickets are $45 per person.

Outfitters is seeking business sponsors, ranging $250-$1,500. Call Outfitters at 778-9097 for additional information.

Montgomery Gentry at Honeywell Center

WABASH — Country duo Montgomery Gentry will be in concert at 7:30 p.m. Friday, March 15, at the Honeywell Center in Wabash.

Eddie Montgomery and Troy Gentry are back on the road with their new album “Rebels on the Run.” The Grammy-nominated, Country Music Association and Academy of Country Music award-winning duo agree that their greatest accomplishment came in 2009 when they were inducted into the Grand Ole Opry.

Tickets go on sale 8 a.m. Jan. 31, range from $29 to $100, and can be purchased at the box office 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays, by calling (260) 563-1102 or visiting

Conner Prairie admission free Monday

FISHERS — The public is invited to celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. Day by sharing their own hopes and wishes on Conner Prairie’s Tree of Dreams and watch it grow as others join in celebrating King’s legacy.

Conner Prairie Interactive History Park, Indiana’s only Smithsonian affiliate, will be open 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday and admission is free to everyone.

For more information, call (317) 776-6006.