Community happenings

February 12, 2014

Community happenings: Chili bash, concert, jam, photo club and chicken dinner

Legion hosts chili bash Saturday

DELPHI — American Legion Post No. 75 is hosting an annual Commander’s Chili Bash/Supper from 6 to 8 p.m. Saturday at 211 S. Washington St., Delphi. Donations are being accepte.

Community concert slated Sunday

ROCHESTER — A Mardi Gras party is scheduled from 4 to 5 p.m. Sunday in the Community Presbyterian Church, 530 Jefferson St., Rochester. Dixieland music will be provided by the “Dixie Mugbugs.” There’ll be beads, masks and king cake. Dress in the Mardi Gras colors of green, gold and purple. The only cost is a donation.

Acoustic music jam slated for Feb. 21

AKRON — The third Friday Jam is scheduled for 7 p.m. Feb. 21 in the Akron Community Center, located east of Akron and north on Ind. 14. You can bring your acoustic instruments and sit in with the group or just come to hear country, bluegrass, folk and gospel music. Coffee and juice will be provided. Bring a small snack to share. Donations are accepted. The jams are sponsored by the Akron Area Arts League. Call Karen if in doubt about cancellation due to the weather — 574-505-1450.

Photo club meeting scheduled for Feb. 18

AKRON — The Akron Area Arts League Photography group meets at 7 p.m. Feb. 18 in the Community Presbyterian Church, 530 Jefferson St., Rochester. The print topics are: to capture reflected light on your subject, to see letters of the alphabet in found objects and a still life composition. The educational DVD will be about lighting. If you are interested in photography and cameras you are invited to attend this meeting.

Pioneer Boosters sponsoring dinner

ROYAL CENTER — The Pioneer Athletic boosters are sponsoring a Nelson’s Port-A-Pit chicken dinner from 4 to 7 p.m. Feb. 28 in the high school cafeteria. This event will precede the varsity boys basketball game against Tri-County. All winter athletes will also be honored on this night.

Tickets are $7.50 and available from any Pioneer athlete or call Julie Tevis at 643-2255 between 8 a.m. and 3 p.m. Monday through Friday. The meal includes ½ chicken, chips, cookie and a drink. Carry-outs are available. Limited tickets will be available at the door.

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