Food pantry taking noodle orders
ATLANTA — The Aroma United Methodist Church is taking noodle orders. Orders, $4 a bag, can be placed by calling the church at 552-7465 or 557-0418.
Noodles can be picked up at the church every Monday noon to 2 p.m. or by appointment. Proceeds benefit Open Arms Food Pantry, open Mondays noon-2 p.m.
Clients are welcome to visit once each month and must live in the Hamilton Heights School District. Food or money donations are welcomed.
Muncie’s children concert is back
MUNCIE — The Muncie Symphony Orchestra will present its annual children’s concert at 9:30 a.m. Wednesday in Emens auditorium.
The symphony will perform live music for over 2,000 area children in fourth and sixth grades. The concert is open to anyone interested, but preference is given to Muncie and Delaware County school groups, with the remaining seats filled on a first-come, first-served basis.
Tickets are free for children and school groups with advance reservation, adults will pay $5 at the door.
Chili cookoff, winter market Feb. 2
ANDERSON — Lone Oak Wesleyan Church, 486 N. 500W, will host a chili cookoff, 11 a.m.-2 p.m., and winter market, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., on Saturday, Feb. 2.
All-you-can-eat chili and a drink will be provided for a donation. The gym will be set up with the winter market of handcrafted items, antiques (including antique milking items), and a book sale.
Donations for the chili and $10 table rental from vendors will benefit a work team trip to Hephzibah Children’s Home in Macon, Ga.
Elks bingo starts again on Sunday
ANDERSON — Elks Lodge 209 Bingo will offer bingo again on Sunday at the old Big R building, 3841 N. Indiana 9.
Hours are 4-10 p.m. on Sundays, Wednesdays and Thursdays.
Food pantry taking noodle orders
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