Pet nail, microchip clinic planned
ANDERSON — The Madison County Humane Society, 2219 Crystal St., will conduct its monthly nail and microchip clinic and heartworm testing from 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday at the shelter.
Cost is $5 for nail trim, $10 heartworm test and $20 for microchipping. No appointment is necessary. Pets must be on a leash.
Epilepsy awareness event Saturday
ANDERSON — Vertigo’s Bar & Grill, 2332 Columbus Ave., will host a fundraiser for Epilespy Awareness beginning at 8 p.m. on Saturday, March 16.
Entertainment will be provided by Kemmler’s Fate, Thomas Wayne Pruitt, 3 north and The Under Dogs.
Cover charge will be $3. This event is part of 50 Concerts in 50 States for Epilepsy Awareness.
Hoosier Park to host ‘Front Men’
ANDERSON — Tickets are on sale for the Front Men of Country Music concert set for Friday, May 10, at 8 and 10 p.m. in the Terrace Showroom at Hoosier Park.
Larry Stewart of Restless Heart, Randy Owen of Alabama and Tim Rushlow make up the trio, with more than 50 No. 1 hits among them.
Tickets start at $35 and may be purchased at Shelby’s Gifts at Hoosier Park or at www.ticketmaster.com.
Bib and Bucklefest planned for June 1
POTTSVILLE, Tenn. — The fifth annual Bib and Bucklefest hosted by Alexandria’s Joey Martin and husband Rory Feek will be at their farmhouse on Saturday, June 1. Because of the growing number of people attending the event each year it has been moved to the field behind their barn.
Gates will open at 1 p.m., and the music will begin at 4 p.m. (bring your lawn chairs). There will be food vendors, game and music.
More information is available at www.bibandbucklefest.com.
Pulled pork dinner set for Saturday
MIDDLETOWN — The Middletown United Methodist Church, 625 High St., will host a pulled pork dinner from 4 to 7 p.m. Saturday.
A freewill offering will be taken. Carry-out will be available.
The church is handicap accessible.
Pendleton Garden Club meets Monday
PENDLETON — The Pendleton Garden Club will hold its monthly meeting at 7 p.m. Monday in the Conservation Building at Falls Park, 520 Falls Park Drive.
The program will be “Plants to attract Butterflies and Humming Birds and PH” by Pendleton Garden Club members Suzanne Latour and Bob Latour (master gardener).
The public is invited. Refreshments will be served following the meeting.
For more information, contact Ellen Elliott at 778-4782.
Corn beef, cabbage dinner Saturday
ELWOOD — The Elwood American Legion will host a corn beef and cabbage dinner from 5 to 7 p.m. Saturday.
Karaoke by Sherry Eubanks will be from 8 to 11 p.m.
You must be 18 or older to attend.
Pet nail, microchip clinic planned
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