Community happenings

August 16, 2013

Happenings: Congress on Your Corner, CCCF Town Hall, free dance lesson

Purple Heart group planning buffet

GRISSOM AIR RESERVE BASE — The Military Order of the Purple Heart is planning a free fried chicken buffet at noon Saturday at Grissom Air Museum. The county service officer will outline burial benefits.

For more information, call Ken at 765-459-5416.

Congressman coming Monday to Heritage Park

Rep. Todd Rokita will be hosting a Congress on Your Corner from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. Monday, at Heritage Park, 401 Market St.

This is Cass County Hoosiers’ chance to interact personally with Rep. Rokita and share their thoughts on the issues of the day – Obamacare, the economy, jobs, the debt, immigration and so forth.

CCCF to have Town Hall in Galveston

GALVESTON — In celebration of its 20th anniversary, the Cass County Community Foundation is hosting a Town Hall meeting at 5:30 p.m. Monday at the Galveston Community Building, 101 S. Park Road, Galveston.

The meeting will provide time for local citizens to hear from the Foundation about its work in the Galveston area and offer an opportunity for the Galveston community to share ideas of projects and future needs. The meeting is free and open to the public.

For each person that attends the Town Hall meeting, $20 will be granted by CCCF to go towards a project to benefit the Galveston Community up to a total of $2,000.

All citizens in the area are encouraged to attend and discuss ideas on ways to improve the community. For more information about the meeting or the Cass County Community Foundation, call 574-722-2200.

Dance lesson hosted at senior center

KOKOMO — The Ballroom Dance Club of Kokomo will host a free dance lesson at 7 p.m.Aug. 23 in the Kokomo Senior Center, 721 W. Superior St., Kokomo. An eight-weeksession of group lessons will begin Sept. 5. Open to all ages.

For more information, call 765-453-7490 or 765-455-0999.

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  • United Way rally, benefits, support group, get-together United Way to kick off campaign FridayBusiness and community partners are invited to attend the United Way Rally/Pacesetter Kick-Off from 11:30 to 1 p.m. Friday at Cross-Wind United Methodist Church, 616 Ind. 25 in Logansport. Cost to attend is $15 a

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  • Taste of Cass County coming soon

    The ninth annual Taste of Cass County will start at 5 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 9, in downtown Logansport, and features food, fun and entertainment. Admission is $2 per person, or $5 per family, and refreshment tickets are $1 each.

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  • Support volleyball team by eating chicken

    The Pioneer Jr.-Sr. High School girls volleyball team is having a Port-A-Pit Chicken Dinner and Car Wash from 4:30 to 7 p.m. Aug. 8 in the parking lot across for Community State Bank in Royal Center.

    July 29, 2014

  • Orientation required for Pioneer students

    Pioneer Jr.-Sr. High School officials have announced mandatory orientations for seventh- and eighth-grade students. A mandatory student orientation night for seventh-graders will be 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 7, at the school's auditorium.

    July 29, 2014

  • Job fair in the works in Warsaw

    Goodwill Industries of Michiana, Inc. will host a job fair from noon to 2 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 7, at the Warsaw Community Career Center, 751 Anchorage Point Drive, Warsaw.

    July 29, 2014

  • Catch exhibits Aug. 6 in Delphi

    In the spirit of Old Settlers, Delphi Opera House 2 will open the celebrations from 4 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 6, with Ginny Emmerson's antique perfume bottles collection.

    July 29, 2014

  • Scholarship recipients invited to send-off

    The public is invited to the Cass County Community Foundation’s 2014 Scholarship Send-Off Pizza Party and Reception from 4 to 6 p.m. Tuesday at McHale Complex Pavilion at Riverside Park. All CCCF Scholarship recipients and their families are urged to attend.

    July 29, 2014

  • Warbird Cruise-In this weekend at Grissom

    Grissom Air Museum is having its eighth Annual Warbird Cruise-In Car, Truck and Motorcycle Show on Saturday in its 15-acre air park. Registration is from 8 a.m. to noon, doors open at 10 a.m. with lunch 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. with awards at 3:30 p.m.

    July 29, 2014

  • Fulton gearing up for Fun Days this weekend

    The Fulton-Liberty Lions Club will sell porkburgers and hot dogs at the Town Hall prior to, during, and after the parade on Saturday as part of Fulton Fun Days.

    July 29, 2014

  • Star Party to take place Saturday The Logansport Parks and Recreation Department invites the public to view Saturn, Venus, the Moon and other celestial bodies with the use of telescopes. Local astronomer Forrest Hamilton will provide his expertise from 9:30 to 11 p.m. Saturday at the

    July 27, 2014

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