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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. Upcoming music: 6 p.m. Fridays March 15 and 29. Senior center’s winter hours are 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesdays through Fridays the first two weeks in March. Lunch meals require 24-hour notice.

GriefShare at Grand Avenue Baptist Church: Faith-based meeting for those grieving the loss of a loved one, seeking comfort and support from others; focus is on Jesus the true Healer of a broken heart, started Sunday, March 3, 13-week class on Sundays, each self-contained, not dependent on previous class. 4-6 p.m. Due to holidays a few classes will be on other days. Bring yourself, workbook provided. Enter through back door, 2910 Grand Ave. Information: Cindy at 765-969-5143.

Holy Trinity Lutheran Church Lenten Mid-Week Prayer Services: 7 p.m. on Wednesdays through April 10. Soup suppers begin at 6 p.m.

Henry County Homeschoolers, Inc. TEEN: Will begin meeting in 2019 for popup events and volunteer activities on various days/times throughout the year. Teens 13-college age are welcome to join. To join, email Missy Alexander Wallace at hchomeschoolers@icloud.com. No fees to join the live or online groups, including our closed Facebook group.

Eagles No. 933 New Castle Karaoke: 9 p.m. to 1 a.m., Fridays; Saturdays: March 16: Stars & Stripes Raffle begins at $10,000; open to public age 21 and over; gaming # 147395. 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.

American Legion Post 137 Open House: starting at noon, St. Patrick’s Day open house, Saturday, March 16. Special menu with a Ruben sandwich, chips and dill spear, $6; regular menu available. St. Patrick’s Day-inspired beverages. Karaoke with DJ Phil Jones at 8 p.m.

Spring clothing giveaway: All Henry Township residents are invited to a spring clothing giveaway from 1-4 p.m. Thursday, March 21 in the small gym on the first floor of the Henry Township Community Center, 1201 Church St. Enter on 12th Street and come to the first floor. Proof of residence is required. One bag of clothing per household member is permitted. Bags will be provided. For information call 529-3303.

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. For information call 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 each month is free admission with hours of 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Last tour begins at noon. First free admission Saturday falls on the third Saturday this month, March 16. 606 S. 14th St. Information: 765-529-4028.

First Christian Church Lenten Bible Study Classes: began 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, March 13, 2000 Bundy Ave. “He Chose the Nails” by Max Lucado is the study material. Classes are free and last for five weeks. Three session times available in addition to the above starting session. Other dates and times: 10 a.m. Thursday, March 14 and 9 a.m. Sunday, March 17. Public is invited and encouraged to attend. Call the church at 765-529-2403 to register.

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.

Kiwanis Purse Giveaway: 6 p.m. Friday, April 12, VFW Post 1282, 205 N. 16th St. Doors open at 5 p.m. Salad plate, refreshments, door prizes. $20 a ticket ahead of time or $25 at the door. Over 50 purses available to win. All proceeds go toward the New Castle-Henry County Kiwanis Club Shoe Program. Information: Irene Hudelson: 407-791-8267 or any Kiwanis member.

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. Scheduled to meet 6:30-8 p.m. first and third Tuesdays but call or email to make sure meeting on a particular week. Information: 765-529-5979; email: ncsouthsidenaz@sbcglobal.net or visit the website, NCSouthSideNaz.com.


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.


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. Free tours also available by appointment; 1525 North County Road 750 East, Hagerstown. Information: 765-332-2495.


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.


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.


Jenna Mosier Memorial Scholarship 3V3 Tournament: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, March 16, Blue River Valley High School. $30 per team, age 13 and older; up to four players; register at: Moorelandfriendschurch.org/basketball. Activities and prizes for kids in between tournament games. Concessions available.

Hot Dog Spring Lunch: Mooreland Volunteer Fire Department is hosting its third-annual Hot Dog Spring Lunch, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. March 23 at the First Christian Church Ministry Center. The fire department invites everyone to come to the event, enjoy bingo and welcome spring. The Mooreland VFD is also asking for donations from businesses to help with the event. One of the things Mooreland VFD is looking at this year is to start the process of replacing its 21-year-old engine. Feel free to come out and join the fun. Call 765-465-6185 for questions.


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.

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