New Castle Homecoming Weekend: Friday, Sept 10th: Principal’s Luncheon at 11 a.m. Tickets may be purchased for $10 at the High School. Food Truck Friday with concert at 1400 Plaza 5-8 p.m. and NCHS homecoming dance at the Arts park, 7:00 p.m.

Saturday, Sept 11th: Home coming parade at 10 a.m. Tours of the Middle School renovation, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.. Enjoy a legendary Fieldhouse Special and Crider’s Onion Rings, 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. in the NCHS Cafeteria. Gathering of the Decades takes place in the Fieldhouse from 1-4 p.m. Saturday. The NCHS Homecoming football game against Shelbyville kicks off at 1 p.m. in Neal Field.

Senior (age 55 and over) Center Bingo at Baker Park: Thursday, Sept 2nd and Thursday, Sept 9th, 1 p.m. Baker Park Shelter #2.

Dan’s Fish Fry: Thursday, Sept 9th, 4-7 p.m. Drive Thru or Carry Out Only. First Christian Church, 2000 Bundy Ave. Call 765-529-2403 to purchase tickets or purchase from church member. Ticket (advance) $12 adult, $5 child 6-12, age 5 and under free. Ticket price for adults at the gate $13.

Shuffleboard Tournament: Sept. 13th at 1 p.m. No entry free- double elimination, every welcome. First, Second and Third place trophies. Shuffle Board meets every Monday at 1 p.m., at Baker Park. Equipment provided. For more information call Walt Witte, 765-520-1537.

American Legion Howard R. Smith Post 137: Breakfast Buffett, 2nd and 4th Saturdays. 8-10 a.m. 419 New York Ave. $6 per person, public welcome.

Henry County Shrine Club: Regular meetings, 2nd Tuesdays. 6 p.m. The Elks Lodge #484. 309 S. Main St.

Christians Women’s Fellowship of Sixth St. Christian Church: Basement Treasures and Bake Sale, Saturday Sept. 18th. 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Variety of homemade baked items and rummage items, plus Sechler’s Pickles and dish clothes. 146 N. Sixth St. Middletown. On Saturday, Oct. 18th during the Middletown Fall Funfest Basement Treasures and Bake sale will be held.

American Legion Howard R. Smith Post 137: Breakfast Buffett, 2nd and 4th Saturdays. 8-10 a.m. 419 New York Ave. $6 per person, public welcome.

Henry County Shrine Club: Regular meetings, 2nd Tuesdays. 6 p.m. The Elks Lodge #484. 309 S. Main St.

Eagles No. 933 New Castle: Open New Hours: Sunday, noon-9 p.m.; Monday to Thursday, noon-10 p.m.; Friday to Saturday, noon- midnight. Must be 21 and older to enter building. Gaming No. 001055. Labor Day Sale Sept. 3-6. Eagles Golf Outing: Sept 12.

Brianna’s Hope, a recovery addiction program: Meets from 6-7 p.m. each Thursday evening at Open Arms Church, 1618 Broad St., New Castle. Meal is served at 5:30 p.m. before each meeting. Call Faye Perdue at 765-686-1137 for more information.

Bluegrass at Baker Park: Every Monday, May 3 to Oct. 4, 6-9 p.m. Shelter House No. 1. More info contact Bruce Roberts, 765-686-0056.

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

The Salvation Army of Henry County: Food pantry every Tuesday 9 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. All Henry County Residence are welcome. 2500 Washington St., New Castle.

ARIES: Monthly meetings are the second Tuesday of every month (with the exception of July), 12 p.m., at the Justice Center in the 911 training center.

New Castle High School Class of 1955 Ladies Luncheon: Meets the second Tuesday of every month at 11 a.m. at The Elks. Information: Lucretia May, 765-529-5183.

Tobacco-Free Alliance of Henry County: Meetings are the fourth Tuesday of every month, noon, at Cafe Royal or with the option of Zoom. Information and links: Casey Knight, 765-238-8110 or email cknight.tpc@gmail.com

Blue River Valley Class of 1966: First Wednesday of every month at 6 p.m., at Park Restaurant. Information: Barbara Cross, 765-529-8315.

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. For more details and information call 765-808-9059.

Domestic Violence Support Group: Every Thursday at 5 at Safe At Home Conference Room, 101 S. Main St., New Castle. For more information contact Katie or Shelby at 765-518-4120.

New Castle High School Class of 1955: First Saturday of every month at 11 a.m. at Stacks. Information: Lucretia May, 765-529-5183.

New Castle High School Classmates of 1956: Will meet the last Saturday the month, 10 a.m. at Park Restaurant. Information: Carolyn Padgett, 765-593-9729.

Spiceland Bargain Store: First Saturday of every month from 9 a.m. to noon. Spiceland United Methodist Church, corner north Second and Maple St. Most items only a quarter. May make an appointment during the week. Information: Lynn Richardson, 765-529-3234.

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

South Memorial Drive Church of God Food Pantry and Clothing Closet: Open every fourth Thursday of each month, 1-3 p.m. Bring identification. 3800 S. Memorial Dr.

The Henry County Calendar combines the former Community Calendar and Out & About. To list a public event or reunion free contact Lisa Joe Catron, email: lcatron@thecouriertimes.com