Anderson Eagles to have DJ Thursday
ANDERSON — The Anderson Eagles Aerie 174, 1315 Meridian St., will have entertainment this Thursday from 7 to 10 p.m. provided by a DJ.
Candlelighting memorial service set
ANDERSON — The Bereavement Support Ministry of Bethany Christian Church, 1920 N. Rangeline Road, will conduct its annual candlelighting ceremony in memory of loved ones at 7 p.m. Thursday.
The Rev. Dick True of the Community Hospital Department of Pastoral Care will lead the ceremony. The session will take place in the Fireside Room of the church. Enter through the north door across from Highland Middle School.
This session is provided free of charge for anyone suffering the loss of a family member or friend. Reservations are not necessary. For more information, call 643-5713.
AHS Class of ’47 to gather Thursday
ANDERSON — The Anderson High School Class of 1947 is having its monthly luncheon at 11:30 a.m. Thursday at Perkins Restaurant on Scatterfield Road, Anderson.
All classmates and friends are welcome.
AHS Class of ’60 meets for lunch
ANDERSON — The Anderson High School Class of 1960 will meet this Thursday at 11:30 a.m. for lunch at the Madison County Shrine Club, 2419 White St., Anderson.
Anderson authors holding book fair
ANDERSON — Find the perfect Christmas gift for book loving family members and friends at the Fifth Annual Local Authors Book Fair at the Anderson Public Library, on Friday and Saturday, from 1 to 4:30 p.m. on the third floor landing. You can meet with local authors who will be selling and autographing copies of their books.
Scheduled authors include: Toni Cantrell, Elmore Hammes, Andrew Zimmerman Jones, Larry Kaiser, Debra Kemp, Don McAllister, Donna Nobles, Misty Novak, Jerry Porter, Violet Ryan, Ruben Schweiger, Bea Simmons, Dawson Vosburg, and Kimber Grey and David Murphy (Saturday only).
Legion serving all-you-can-eat breakfast
ANDERSON — The George Hockett American Legion Post 127, 4118 Columbus Ave., Anderson, is having an all-you-can-eat breakfast this Saturday from 7:30 to 10:30 a.m.
The public is invited to attend.
Book sale extended to three days
ANDERSON — The Friends of the Library book sale will be held on three days this month. In addition to the normal Friday and Saturday sale, a special sale will be held on Thursday, from 1 to 4 p.m. The Friday and Saturday sale days, will be the normal hours of 12:30 to 4 p.m. The sale is on the third floor of the Anderson Public Library, 111 E. 12th St., Anderson.
The book sale includes hardbound and paperback fiction, non-fiction, children’s books, CD’s and DVD’s and audio books.
Also, a special sale will be held in the Delaware Room adjacent to the sale room. At this sale, hardbound books will be on sale for $1 each and paperback books for 50 cents each.
All proceeds benefit Library programs.
Flagship gets $5K foundation grant
ANDERSON -—Madison County Community Foundation has awarded the Flagship Enterprise Center, 2701 Enterprise Drive, a $5,000 “Financing the Future” grant Dec. 3. The grant will go to help provide short-term, low-interest loans to small businesses.
Anderson Eagles to have DJ Thursday
Singers vie for Idol All-In prize
Indiana’s got talent. There was no doubt about that on May 16 when Hoosier Park hosted the semifinal competition of its Idol All-In contest. Nine people made it to the semifinals, all vying for a $2,500 cash prize, plus a studio recording session and a gig at Hoosier Park. Three are now left to battle it out Saturday.
Community Briefs: May 24
A compilation of community news items as published in the Friday edition of The Herald Bulletin.
Live music: May 24
The following listings for live music are published in the Friday edition of The Herald Bulletin.
Weekend Calendar: May 24
Entertainment activities at area venues for May 24-26.
Community Build celebrates Habitat’s 25th year
Volunteers turned out for a recent Community Build Event marking Habitat for Humanity’s 25th anniversary in Madison County. What started out as a pile of lumber at 8:30 a.m. wound up at noon as the framed walls of Habitat’s latest project home.
Community Briefs: May 23
A compilation of community news items as published in the Thursday edition of The Herald Bulletin.
Going strong at 90
Martha Passwater is well-known at the White River Club. She’s known as the 89-year-old who actively enjoys classes at the fitness club. But the Knightstown native and longtime Anderson resident is also known for volunteering at St. Vincent Anderson Regional Hospital and playing golf with the Grandview Ladies League
Pendleton singer debuts CD at Falls Park show
Jacob Brown was 7 years old when his grandfather taught him to play “Jesus Loves Me” on the guitar. Since then, the Pendleton Heights senior has become an accomplished singer, songwriter and musician.
Jim Bailey: Gospel concerts both fun, ministry
What’s really important is the impact of a concert on the audience. Gauging that often comes from feedback received in the electronic media as well as handwritten communiqués.
Community Briefs: May 22
A compilation of community news items as published in the Wednesday edition of The Herald Bulletin.
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