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OUT ABOUT FAITH

Henry County Farmers Market: 8 a.m. to noon, Saturdays until October at usual Main Street location (across from courthouse). Will move to new location at 1400 Plaza once it is completed.

Henry County Senior Center: 108 S. Main St. 521-7414. Tuesday and Thursday free classes, Tai-chi, 9:30 a.m., Chair and TheraBand exercise, 10 a.m., Angie’s class 10:30 a.m. Lunch daily, 11:30 a.m. age 60 plus, must have 24-hour-advance meal reservations. Mah-Jong noon-2 p.m. first and fourth Mondays. Music: 6-8 p.m. Friday, June 21.

Canoe the Big Blue River: 10 a.m. Saturday, June 15. Free community event on the river from the New Castle area to Knightstown. Participants may leave their kayaks/canoes at the 350/375W bridge (south west of New Castle). Drive to Knightstown and park at S. Washington St. and 4th St. Take the shuttle back to the CR 350W bridge. Anyone without his or her own canoe/kayak can rent them and they will be delivered by Daleville Canoe Country to the site. They must be reserved before the event. Cost is $32 for canoe and $18 kayaks, by calling Kathy 520-0081, Sheila 520-7216 or Jeff 524-1753. Sponsored by Friends of Big Blue River.

Shuffleboard: 1 p.m. every Monday, weather permitting. Information: 520-8229.

Eagles No. 933 New Castle Karaoke: 9 p.m. to 1 a.m., Fridays. Stars & Stripes Raffle, Saturdays. Open to public ages 21 and over, gaming #147395, Saturday, June 15: $15,348. Information: 529-1013.

American Legion Post 137: Breakfast, second and fourth Saturdays each month, 8-10 a.m., $5 a plate to include biscuits & gravy, scrambled eggs, potatoes, sausage, bacon, coffee, milk, & juice. 419 New York Ave. Information: 521-8374.

Miracle League of New Castle: Opening day is Saturday, July 27, sign-ups under way now at website: miracleleagueofnewcastle.com. Or contact founder and league director Cindy Brooks at 765-524-5650 or email: newcastlemiracleleague@yahoo.com. Buddies and volunteers also welcome. Fundraiser under way to build a new Miracle League complex.

Indiana Basketball Hall of Fame: 408 Trojan Lane. Interactive exhibits; collection of Indiana basketball memorabilia, 10 a.m. -5 p.m. Mondays-Saturdays. Admission charged. Information: 529-1891 or visit hoopshall.com.

Seventh-Day Adventist Church: 119 Park Ave., New Castle. Saturday services: 10 a.m. Bible study; 11:30 a.m. worship service. Pastor Richard Byrd. Information: 529-8366.

Park Place Community Church: 900 Riley Road, New Castle, Sunday service 10:30 a.m. Phone 765-529-4326.

First Presbyterian Church: corner of Church and 12th Streets; “Traditional Worship Done Well,” all are welcome. Rev. Rod Smith, CRE Pastor. 9:15 a.m. Sunday school; 10:30 a.m. Sunday worship service, 1202 Church St. Phone: 765-529-3703 (church); 317-694-8669 (cell).

New Castle VFW Post 1282 Breakfasts: 9-10:30 a.m. first, third Saturdays monthly. Meal $4; open to public. Biscuits and gravy, hash browns, scrambled eggs, sausage, pancakes, beverages, 205 N. 16th St. Information: 521-3354. Karaoke 8 p.m. Fridays-Saturdays.

Henry County Historical Society & Museum: Now open for the season. New exhibit, Farming in Henry County: People to Plows. First Saturday of month free admission with hours 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Last tour begins at noon, 606 S. 14th St. Information: 765-529-4028.

Safe at Home’s Domestic Violence Support Group: 5 p.m. every Thursday, Safe At Home Conference Room, 101 S. Main St., New Castle. In the lower level of the courthouse. Contact Katie Rowe or Shelby Hall with questions, 765-518-4120.

Pickle Ball Association: free open play, 6 p.m. Wednesdays through Fridays, and Sundays, weather permitting. All ages. Baker Park courts. Information: Bill Maple, 765-524-1111.

Bluegrass at Baker Park: 6-9 p.m. every Monday through Oct. 7, weather permitting. Information: Bruce Roberts, 1-765-686-0056.

Henry County Art Center: Gallery hours: 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesdays-Fridays; 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturdays. Information: 529-2634, 218 S. 15th St.

Holy Trinity Lutheran Church: Sunday School 9:15 a.m.; Sunday worship, 10:30 a.m., Rev. Matt Masko. 535 S. 14th St.

DUNREITH

Dunreith Christian Church: 303 West First St., pastor David A. Drake. Sunday services 10:30 a.m. with an active Children’s Church. Dress code is casual; ramp for easy access; an independent Christian church with a healthy prayer ministry.

HAGERSTOWN

Wilbur Wright Birthplace: 1525 N County Road 750 East, Hagerstown. Open 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays; closed Sundays and Mondays. Group tours available for 20 or more people, community room rental available. Friend on Facebook. Phone: 765-332-2495 or email: wilbur@nltc.net. Website: www.wwbirthplace.com.

Wilbur Wright Birthplace Festival: 1525 North County Road 750 East. Friday, June 7: ham and bean supper, 4-7 p.m., $7 adults, $3 kids; Saturday, June 8: pork chop meal, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.. $10 for adults; $3 for kids; Wright Flyers Radio Club, 10 a.m., lessons for big boys, 1 p.m. Indiana Chapter MVPA 2019 Rally, 10 a.m.; Old Farts Car Club Cruise In, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.; children’s pedal tractor pull, noon; Cornfield Cloggers, 1:30 p.m.; vendors. Sunday, June 9: 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., cornhole tournament at noon. Register at site. Entertainment expected in the afternoon.

KNIGHTSTOWN

Knightstown Chamber of Commerce Jubilee Days: June 12-15, on the square; parade noon, June 15.

Bethel Presbyterian Church: Sunday Service 11:30 a.m. Pastor Rev. Alan McCraine, 112 S. Franklin St.

Faith Chapel Independent Baptist Church: Sunday school: 9 a.m.; Sunday worship, 10 a.m. and 6 p.m. and Wednesday prayer meeting: 7 p.m. 359 E. Morgan St. Pastor: Brother Eric Boling, 765-215-8103. Vacation Bible School: Dr. Vanguard’s Voyages, “The Redeemer,” 6-7:30 p.m. Wednesday-Friday, June 19-21, dinner served 5:30 p.m.; Community Day, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, June 22, free lunch. Try out the Elite Gaming Trailer, Dunk Tank, movie and slime making. Information: Missy Hilbert, 765-520-6594.

LEWISVILLE

First Presbyterian Church: Lewisville, U.S. Hwy 40, Sundays, Pastor Alan McCraine. Church is a block east of the stoplight. Services 10 a.m. Sundays. Pastor Alan McCraine.

Ebenezer Presbyterian Church: 7495 E. County Road 1200 N, Lewisville. Services at Ebenezer are 9 a.m. worship and 10 a.m. Sunday school. Pastor: Alan McCraine. 

Primetime Program Tuesday, June 18, 9:30 a.m. The program will be Pat Cronk, a Diabetes Educator presenting diabetes bingo. Free brunch following. The public is invited. 

SHIRLEY

Jane Ross Reeves Octagon House Foundation: 1-4 p.m. Saturday, June 22, celebrating 140 years. Invocation, “National Anthem,” memories shared, State Rep. Tom Saunders will speak on Preserving our Historic Past; Virginial Harrell will recognize the original board and Bruce Wright will talk about the house’s future. Special music, tour of the house and refreshments. Information: www.reevesoctagonhouse.com.

SPICELAND

Montgomery’s Steakhouse: Karaoke every Friday with Mojo Mike, 5800 South Ind. 3. Information: 765-987-8000, Montgomeryssteakhouse.com.

United Methodist Church in Spiceland Bargain Store: open 9-noon a.m. the first Saturday of each month, open to the public, basement of the church, corner of Second and Maple Streets. Everything in the store is 25 cents each. Information: Lynn Richardson, 529-3234.

To update, remove or add items to Out About & Faith, contact Donna Cronk at dcronk@thecouriertimes.com or call 765-575-4657.