Santa pet photos to be taken Friday
ANDERSON — South Anderson Veterinary Clinic, 109 W. 53rd St., is getting a visit from Santa from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday.
By donating $5, your pet can have its picture taken with Santa. You will receive a printed copy of the photo. For $10, you will receive a printed picture and a photo CD.
All proceeds will be donated to Daisy Mae Pet Rescue. For more information, call 642-8117.
Library offers ‘One Light to Remember’
ANDERSON — The Anderson Public Library is again offering the opportunity to honor loved ones with its “One Light to Remember” program.
For a $5 donation, a light will shine in someone’s honor on the lobby landing at the Main Library or in a display at the Lapel Branch. Each light will represent a celebration of life — past or present.
Each name submitted will be displayed on a small keepsake ornament that will be sent to the donor at the end of the holiday season.
The donations support library programming and the purchase of materials. Visit www.andersonlibrary.net to donate online or stop at any APL public service desk for donation forms.
‘Santa’s Workshop’ set at Mounds park
ANDERSON — Mounds State Park will host “Santa’s Workshop” from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday. Santa’s helpers will assist you in making small gifts for your loved ones at Christmas.
Work stations include wreath refrigerator magnets, decorative suet cakes, snow globes, holiday bracelets, scented candles, peanut butter pine cones and many other crafts. There will be story telling, hot cocoa and cookies. Cost is $1 per person.
Library collecting for food pantry
FRANKTON — The Frankton Library is collecting food for the local food pantry and hats, gloves and socks for the school. Drop-offs can be made during regular hours, Monday, Tuesday and Thursday, from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m., Wednesday, noon to 7 p.m., Friday, noon to 5 p.m. and Saturday from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Mountain oysters meal in Middletown
MIDDLETOWN — The Middletown American Legion will serve mountain oysters beginning at 11 a.m. Saturday, while supplies last. The Sons of the American Legion is hosting. The post is at 450 N. 10th St., Middletown. For information, call 354-4892.
Cornerstone spring classes start Jan. 28
MUNCIE — The Cornerstone Arts Program will start its 12-week spring classes on Jan. 28 and continuing until April 25. The Arts Program offers classes for youth and adults in numerous areas of the arts. Class registration is available online at www.cornerstonearts.org/education.
Call the Education Department at 281-9503, ext. 23, to be added to the mailing list or visit the building at 520 E. Main St., to pick up a brochure.
Catapult Fitness to host open house
ANDERSON — This Saturday, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Catapult Fitness, 702 Historic W. Eighth St., will host an open house.
Free classes will be held from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. and children’s activities will be provided by Anderson University students.
For more information call David Isabelle at 649-4307.
Santa pet photos to be taken Friday
- Community Briefs: July 22 A compilation of community news as published in the Tuesday edition of The Herald Bulletin.
Community Briefs: July 21
A compilation of community news as published in the Monday edition of The Herald Bulletin.
- Foreign exchange program builds lasting friendships Paulina Berger returned to her hometown in Olpe, Germany on Friday, but she left something important behind: part of her heart. The 16-year-old spent a year living with three host families in Anderson as part of the Rotary Youth Exchange program.
- Work underway to restore ISU's Normal Hall The sounds of heavy equipment, impact drills and even a large wrecking ball are evidence of a renovation underway at Normal Hall, Indiana State University's oldest academic building.
- Finding the light Life after losing a child is like waking up and seeing a hole in the ground. You spend all day circling around the edge, trying not to fall in. It’s a description one of Frank Caldwell’s friends explained to him, a feeling he’s known all too well since his only son, Eric, died in an auto accident in April 2010.
Seven 4-H members vying for 4-H queen title
The following seven 4-H members will vie for the title of the Madison County 4-H Fair Queen at 7:30 p.m. this evening on the Kiwanis Stage at the fairgrounds at Beulah Park.
- Community Briefs: July 20 A compilation of community news items as published in the Sunday edition of The Herald Bulletin.
- HHS class of '66 seeks classmates The Highland High School Class of '66 will host its 48th class reunion on Aug. 23. Contact information is needed for several classmates.
- Theresa Timmons: Columnist's 'my time' gets invaded by tiny person That 30 minutes between 6:30 and 7 a.m. is the time for waking up. It is the gentle transition between hard sleep and feet-hitting-the-floor, the time of day when dreams end and reality begins. It is MY time.
- Unsung heroes There are the men and women who lost their lives defending our nation's freedom and have never been a part of our history books. Twenty-four of those unsung heroes have been laid to rest at Grove Lawn Cemetery in Pendleton.
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