Stockings for Soldiers: Through Tuesday, Dec. 1, pick up Christmas stockings to decorate and fill with Christmas cheer for overseas soldiers. Return by Friday, Dec. 4 and they will be shipped. Hinsey-Brown Funeral Service, New Castle location, 3406 S. Memorial Drive and Knightstown, 7355 S. State Road 109, Knightstown.

Help for the Holidays: a six-week group at 5:30 p.m. final class, Monday, Nov. 23 at Hinsey-Brown Funeral Service, 3406 S. Memorial Drive. Register at 765-529-7100. No charge. Co-sponsored by Henry Community Health Hospice. Wanda Jones and Mark Herbkersman facilitators. Will adhere to social-distancing standards.

Lewisville Holiday Bazaar and Crafter’s Fair: Saturday-Sunday, Nov. 21-22, Lewisville Park Shelter. Free admission; 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday. Handmade Christmas and fall decor, home decor, unique gifts, baked goods, antiques and more. Door prizes. Proceeds support the Lewisville Community Association.

Wilbur Wright Birthplace Christmas Walk: 5-8 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 21, 27-28 and Dec. 4-5. Some 50 decorated trees to enjoy viewing free. There are still trees that need sponsors. Call or email for a sponsor application. Will offer chicken and vegetable soup dinner with dessert and drink for $5. Museum and birthplace also open free to enjoy. Santa and Mrs. Claus will be there for the children. Gov. Holcomb’s recommendations for COVID safety apply.

Community Thanksgiving Service: 6:30 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 22 Wilkinson Church of Christ, 7293 N. State Road 109, Wilkinson. Sponsored by The Community Ministerial Alliance of Shirley Church of the Nazarene, Christ Fellowship Church, Warrington Church of the Nazarene, Shirley-Wilkinson Community United Methodist Church, Wilkinson Church of Christ, Grant City Wesleyan Church and Shirley Friends Church. Visit online:

Second Harvest Food Bank Giveaway of food: 10 a.m. every other Tuesday. First Baptist Church, 709 S. Memorial Drive, New Castle. Next dates there: Nov. 24; Dec. 8 and 22. Visit tailgates/ or call 765-287-8698 Ext. 119 for information.

Christian Love Help Center’s Annual Thanksgiving Dinner: 2-3:30 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 24, 402 S. 18th St. New Castle. Meals will be delivered between noon and 2:30 p.m. For delivery call 529-1709 or 624-8659.

Henry County Art Center: open 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesdays-Fridays, 218 S. 15th St., New Castle. Masks required. The Watercolor Society of Indiana exhibit, through Nov. 20. Information: 529-2634.

Eagles No. 933 New Castle: Noon-8 p.m. Sundays; noon-9 p.m. Friday-Saturday-Thursdays; 11 a.m. to 1 a.m. Kitchen open 5-8 p.m. Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday. Must be 21 to be in building for any event.

New Castle No. 91 Masonic Lodge: Monthly meetings are always first Monday each month, 7 p.m. with a meal provided at 6 p.m. before meeting.

All 1955 Classmates of New Castle High School: Meet 11 a.m. every first Saturday, Stacks, New Castle the first Saturday of each month. Information, Lucretia May, 529-5183.

Spiceland Bargain Store: Open only by appointment due to COVID, Mondays-Saturdays, Spiceland United Methodist Church, corner north Second and Maple Sts. Most items a quarter each with special items costing more. Information: Lynn Richardson, 529-3234. Open to public.

Senior Safety-Net Food Distribution: Co-sponsored by LifeStream Services and Second Harvest Food Bank of East Central Indiana, on every third Thursday, 1-2 p.m. or until supplies are gone, Salvation Army of Henry County, 2500 Washington St., New Castle. Information: 765-808-9059.

New Castle High School Class of 1955 Ladies Luncheon: Second Tuesday every month, 11 a.m. meet for lunch at the New Castle Elk’s. Information, Lucretia May, 529-5183.

New Castle High School Classmates of 1956: No meeting the last Saturday each month until January 2021. Notice will be put in this newspaper in early January. Suggestions of meeting places? Call Carolyn Padgett at 593-9729. Please leave message if no answer.

Blue River Valley Class of 1966: Every first Wednesday, 6 p.m. dinner, Park Restaurant, New Castle. Information: Barbara Cross, 529-8315.

Henry County Foster Closet: First Christian Church, 2000 Bundy Ave., New Castle. For information: 765-529-2403.

Indiana Basketball Hall of Fame: Open with limited hours, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thursdays through Saturdays. Face masks and other precautions required pertaining to COVID-19. One Hall of Fame Court, New Castle. Phone: 529-1891.

Call out: Deadline for women to submit stories about how they plan to hit the life RESTART button in 2021 is by 9 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 1. These are for consideration to appear in the winter issue of her magazine for women. For information or to submit: contact Donna, phone, 765-575-4657 or email, dcronk@

Henry County Calendar combines the former Community Calendar and Out & About. To list a public event or reunion free contact Donna Cronk: email: dcronk@the; phone: 765-575-4657.