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OUT ABOUT FAITH

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. Fridays: Nov. 16 & 30; Dec. 14.

New Castle # 91 Veterans breakfast: 7-9 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 10. Served to all veterans and their families. Program to start at 9 a.m. with featured speaker, presentation of flags for all branches of the services, 21-shot salute and taps to follow by the local VFW and American Legion color guard.

Free Community Thanksgiving Dinner: 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 10, turkey, ham and all the fixings, free, everyone welcome, Grand Avenue Baptist Church, 2910 Grand Ave.

Henry County Model Railroaders Open House: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 10, 1929 N. County Road 300 W. Facility not handicap-accessible, 16 steps. Information: 765-524-2512.

Author Fair: 1-4 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 17, New Castle-Henry County Public Library with keynote speaker Philip Gulley at 2 p.m. in the auditorium. He is author of such books as “Front Porch Tales” and the Harmony series. Local authors on hand with books to sign and sell as well as chat with readers are: Terry Gray, Sarah Hale, Mark Herbkersman, Sandy Moore, Colette Huxford, Tammy Wilkinson, Susan Sparks, Mary Wilkinson, Ruth Ann Willis and Donna Cronk. Information: 765-529-0362.

St. James Episcopal Church Old-Fashioned Christmas Bazaar and Bake Sale: 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 17, handmade items, large bake sale, homemade noodles, attic treasures, 2020 Bundy Ave. Breakfast sandwiches 8 a.m.; chicken pot pie, sloppy joe luncheon available starting at 10 a.m.

Salvation Army Christmas Bazaar: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday-Saturday, Nov. 30-Dec. 1, The Salvation Army, 2500 Washington St. Booth space is $30, inside. Information: beth–stamper@usc.salvationarmy.org. Phone: 765-465-2954.

Karaoke: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Fridays; Saturdays: Stars & Stripes Raffle, guests 21 and over welcome to participate. Eagles 933. Information: 529-1013. Senior Veterans Dinner, 6-9 p.m. Friday, Nov. 9.

American Legion Post 137: 419 New York Ave. Information: 521-8374.

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.

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 Museum Genealogy Library: 606 S. 14th St. Museum tours/ local history/ genealogy research. Information: 529-4028; email henrycountyhistoricalsociety@gmail.com. Exhibit: School Days: Then and Now: The Schools of Henry County. Visit online: www.henrycountyhs.org. Free-admission day is the first Saturday each month with extended hours of 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

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.

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.

Grandparents & Grandchildren’s Support Group: fellowship hall of Southside Church of the Nazarene, 2805 S. 14th St., New Castle. Separate programs for adults, teens, children. Grandchildren welcome. Grandparents remain in fellowship hall and teens and children meet in gym and other places in the facility. Emphasis on sharing successes, honoring efforts, enjoying laughter and helpful resources. Meets 6:30-8 p.m. first and third Tuesdays. Information: 765-529-5979; email: ncsouthsidenaz@sbcglobal.net or visit the website, NCSouthSideNaz.com.

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. Everyone who needs a loving church family home is welcome. Also, annual harvest dinner at Stack’s Family Restaurant, 6:30 p.m. Nov. 10. (Congregants pay for their own meals). Anyone interested welcome to come and share evening and fellowship.

Hagerstown

Wilbur Wright Birthplace: 1525 N County Road 750 East, Hagerstown. Facility available for private rental or tours. Friend on Facebook. Phone: 765-332-2495 or email: wilbur@nltc.net. Website: www.wwbirthplace.com. Wilbur Wright Birthplace Christmas Walk: 4-8 p.m. Friday-Saturday, Nov. 9-10. About 60 lavishly decorated Christmas trees, other displays, Santa Claus, live music, all free; also a soup supper with a menu of chili or vegetable soup, cornbread or crackers, desserts and drinks for $8 and a children’s meal for $3 featuring hot dog, chips, dessert and drink. Free tours also available. 1525 North County Road 750 East, Hagerstown. Information: 765-332-2495.

Knightstown

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. 

Newest Little Free Library of Beautify Knightstown Inc.: dedicated at the grand opening of Stone Run Villas, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Nov. 17. 123 W. Morgan St., Knightstown.

Free veterans breakfast: 8-10 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 10 at the Knightstown American Legion, 224 E. Main St., Knightstown. At 11 a.m., ceremony on the mall at the Veterans Memorial.

Lewisville

Lewisville Christmas Bazaar and Crafters’ Fair: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 17; 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 18, Lewisville Park Shelterhouse to benefit the Lewisville Park Foundation. Shelter is west of spotlight. Gas-card door prizes, soup and sandwich cafe, local artists and crafters, unique gifts and handcrafted Christmas decor. Information: www.lewisvillepark.org.

First Presbyterian Church: Lewisville, U.S. Hwy 40, Sundays, Pastor Alan McCraine. The public is welcome. 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.

Liberty

Union County Extension Homemakers Holiday Bazaar: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 17, Union County Middle School, 488 E. Ind. 44. 100 booth spaces with all sorts of arts, crafts and creations; door prizes all day; homemade creamed chicken sandwiches, soups, sloppy joes and homemade pie. Free admission. Collection bins will accept donations of canned foods for Union County Community Pantry.

Spiceland

49th Annual Holiday Bazaar: 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 10, Spiceland Friends Church, 401 W. Main St. Many handmade and crafted items of all types; church booths of deli, attic treasures and crocheted items; lunch menu, served until 1:30 p.m. of chili, vegetable soup, sloppy joes, coneys, hot dogs, pulled pork, relish tray, desserts, beverages. Tickets available on the church quilt, $1 each or six for $5.

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

United Methodist Church in Spiceland Bargain Store: open 9-11 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.

Warrington

Community Thanksgiving Service: 6:30 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 18, Warrington Church of the Nazarene, 8439 North Ind. 109. Dan Jones of Shirley Church of the Nazarene will preach the Thanksgiving message. The worship service is presented by The Community Ministerial Alliance. Everyone is welcome.

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