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August 25, 2013

Happenings: West Logan meeting, celebrity baggers, Alphabet Adventures

West Logan neighborhood meeting slated

The next West Logan Neighborhood meeting is 6 to 7 p.m. Tuesday at Franklin School in the library.

Officer Dan Farris of the Logansport Police Department will lead the discussion for the West Logan Neighborhood Watch. Come on out and get to know a neighbor. Light refreshments will be served. Contact Area Five Agency with any questions at 574-737-2144.

Martin's, BBBS plan upcoming events

Big Brothers and Big Sisters of Cass County are hosting Martin's Celebrity Baggers at Martin's Supermarket 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday and 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday.

"Celebrities" from Cass County will be bagging your groceries to earn tips, which are then donated to Big Brothers and Big Sisters. All donations stay in Cass County.

Martin's will also be having its Customer Appreciation Day from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday. They will have a free car wash, free hot dogs, and Pepsi. They will be having a '50s theme with employees dressed in '50s attire and a DJ playing music from that era. They will also be having a cruise-in.

Purdue Extension offers farmland leasing program

Farmers, landowners, bankers, and farm managers can benefit from attending the upcoming program Finding Balance in Farmland Lease Contracts. Many times there is confusion in determining a fair value for land rents and which lease option matches the expectations for landowners and tenants. The Purdue Land Lease Team has developed this program along with several publications that address the many questions concerning land leases.

The program will be from 9 a.m. to noon Sept. 13. The program will be at Ivy Tech College Logansport Campus, 1 Ivy Tech Way.

Alphabet Adventures coming to Walton

WALTON — Cass County Reading Library will sponsor Awesome Alphabet Adventures beginning Sept. 12 at the Walton Literacy Center in the Walton Public Library.

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