Pharos-Tribune

October 23, 2013

Community happenings: Military ball, trick-or-treating


Pharos-Tribune

---- — Ivy Tech to host military ball Nov. 1

KOKOMO — The Stars and Stripes Student Organization at Ivy Tech Community College Kokomo is sponsoring its fifth annual Military Appreciation Ball from 7 p.m. to midnight Friday, Nov. 1, in the Kokomo Event & Conference Center, 1500 N. Reed Road.

The evening, open to the public and servic members from all military branches, will include dinner, dancing, photos and a cash bar. Windmill Grill will handle the catering and music will be provided by DJ Austin Fulk.

Attire is semi-formal/formal and servicemembers are invited to wear their uniforms.

Tickets for the Military Appreciation Ball are $15 for military veterans, $20 for Ivy Tech students and staff, and $25 for the general public or a table for eight can be reserved for $150. For more information or to purchase tickets, call Melissa Dwight at 800-459-0561, ext. 245, or Dennis Gordon at 800-459-0561, ext. 394. Tickets also are available at the business office in the Kokomo Event & Conference Center and at Ivy Tech’s Logansport campus.

Camelot host trick or treating hours

Camelot Care Center, 1555 Commerce St., Logansport, will welcome trick-or-treaters from 6 to 8 p.m. Oct. 30 and 31.

Those wishing to participate are asked to enter through the emergency entrance door. For more information, call the center at 574-753-0404.

Family Fun Day Sunday at Peru

PERU — Grace Point Community Church is having its first annual Family Fun Day on Sunday in the Miami County 4-H Fairgrounds Community Building.

Registration begins at 9:30 a.m., church services are at 10 a.m., and a free lunch, games and activities will be available until 3 p.m. There will be free popcorn, a corn hole tournament, games and prizes for kids of all ages. The event will be held rain or shine.

Library to provide e-reader course

MONTICELLO — The Monticello-Union Township Public Library will host a Get Hooked on Nook Class at 2 p.m. Friday, Nov. 1. Circulation manager Scott Miller will demonstrate how to check out, place holds, and download books from the library to a Nook. The class requires a basic working knowledge of the Nook. Attendees with questions can bring their Nook to the class and participate in the troubleshooting session after the class is over.

Bring your library card and e-reader device. Advance registration is required and may be made on the Evanced calendar system or by calling 574-583-2665.