A compilation of community news, as published in the Monday edition of The Herald Bulletin.
After-school tutoring begins
ANDERSON — The Urban League of Madison County, 1210 W. 10th St., will offer after-school tutoring beginning on Sept. 4. The After School Program will be from 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday. The program welcomes children in grades K through 12. Tutoring is available in any subject such as math, English, science or social studies.
The fees will be $25 per month per child.
Sign-up will begin today at the Urban League. For more information, call Lindsay Brown or Kathy Stapleton at 649-7126
Class of ’62 looking for classmates
ALEXANDRIA — The Alexandria-Monroe High School Class of ’62 will celebrate its 50th year reunion Sept. 21-23.
The committee has been unable to locate the following class members: Linda Couch, Charles Davis, Mary Ann Deaton, Sharon Harmon, Carol Jean Harper, Ruth La Rue, Duane Rogers, Lois Spicer, Linda Stansberry, Harold Wilson and Frank Wood.
If have information on the missing classmates, call Pam Blake at 724-3282 or email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
September is Library Card Sign-up Month
ANDERSON — The American Library Association has designated September as Library Card Sign-up Month. Besides borrowing books and other materials, a library card will allow you to download three free songs per week from Freegal, check out a laptop to use within the library building, download bestselling e-books to your e-reader, access research databases from home, and check out LeapFrog Tag reader sets to help your children improve their reading skills.
Obtaining a library card is quick and easy. Residents of the city of Anderson and Anderson, Union, and Stony Creek townships automatically qualify for a free card (other individuals may qualify for a free card as well). Simply stop by the library and show your picture ID and proof of your current address (a driver’s license, state-issued ID card, utility bill, pay stub, or bank statement will be sufficient in most cases).
Call the library at 641-2440 or visit www.andersonlibrary.net for complete details.
Scholarships offered by Harrison College
INDIANAPOLIS — Harrison College will award 10 $2,500 scholarships to spouses and dependents of military service members. Deadline for application is Sept. 30.
Applicants will be required to submit a completed scholarship application (available at www.harrison.edu/scholarships), including a 500-word essay describing how military life affects a service member’s spouse’s or dependent’s decision to pursue a post-secondary education, along with two letters of recommendation.
Applicants must have a current and valid Dependent Military Identification Card (active duty, National Guard, Reservist or retiree) and be a graduate of an accredited high school, equivalent educational institution, or have earned a general equivalency diploma (GED) to be eligible.
Summitville reunion Saturday, Sept. 22
SUMMITVILLE — The Summitville High School Class of 1967 will have its 45th class reunion on Saturday, Sept. 22, from 3 to 8 p.m. at Craib’s Pond, 15856 N. Indiana 9.
Classmates and guests are asked to bring a covered dish, their drinks and lawn chairs. Meats and paper goods will be provided.
YMCA rummage sale Sept. 1
ANDERSON — The YMCA, 28 W. 12th St., will host a rummage sale fundraiser from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 8. Everything will be priced at $1.
Organizers said the event will help the YMCA Teen Leaders Club raise money. Whatever is not sold will then be donated elsewhere.
For more information, call 644-7796.
Divorce Care series begins Sept. 9
ANDERSON — Beginning on Sunday, Sept. 9, Bethany Christian Church will be hosting a series on Divorce Care.
The group will meet in the church library, 1920 N. Rangeline Road, from 10:30 to 11:45 a.m. for 13 weeks. The only charge is a $12 workbook. Advance reservations are appreciated so enough books can be secured Week 1.
To sign up or for more information, call 642-1223.