Christmas Bazaar: Saturday, Dec. 4th, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. St. James Episcopal Church, 2020 Bundy Ave. Chicken Pot Pie luncheon.

Second annual Black-Tie Gala: The Fireman’s Ball, formal event, dinner $100 a plate, 100 percent proceeds go to Mt. Summit Volunteer Fire Department. Saturday, Dec. 4th, door open at 6 p.m., Barn Thirty-Eight, New Castle. For ticket sales, text Angela, 765-520-6370, Call Brittany 765-465-1713 or Lisa 765-529-9111 or text 591-3639.

Coffee and Shop with a Purpose: Primarily hand-crafted items by at-risk women and men, jewelry, Christmas ornaments, spa items, scarves and children’s items. Saturday, Dec. 4th, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. First Baptist Family Life Center, 709 S. Memorial Dr. By FBC Women’s Ministry “Rooted”, more info

Christmas & Cookie & Candy Walk: Saturday, Dec. 11th, 9 a.m-Noon. CWF of Sixth Street Christian Church, 146 N. 6th St. Middletown. Homemade goodies, $3-$7. Also dish cloths, Sechler Pickeles, and homemade crafts. Wearing masks is strongly recommended.

Art Association of Henry County Open Space-Art About the Land: Sponsored by Shoreline Asset Management, previously at Minnestrista Cener this travelling exhibit will be here from Nov. 16th to Dec. 31st with a free reception on Nov. 18th 6-8 p.m.

Eagles Open New Hours: Sunday, noon to 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. Open Thanksgiving Day 5 p.m. to 9 p.m.


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.


Bible Study Fellowship: All women are welcome to attend. Meets every Tuesday, 10-11:30 a.m. First Baptist Church 709 S. Memorial Dr.

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.

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

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.

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

South Memorial Drive Church of God Food Pantry and Clothing Closet: Bring identification. 3800 S. Memorial Dr. Next Dates: Tuesday, Nov. 16th and Dec. 14th, 1-3 p.m.


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


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.

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

Henry County Veterans Museum: The museum is open to the public every Saturday from 1-4 p.m. The museum is located at 262 W. CR 100 N., in the lower level of the W.G. Smith Building at Memorial Park. Free admission, donations welcome.

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

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

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:


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

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.

Senior Safety-Net Food Distribution for November: is cancelled due to lack of help. Normally, every third Thursday, 1-2 p.m., or until supplies are gone, Salvation Army of Henry County, 2500 Washington St., New Castle. Co-sponsored by LifeStream Services and Second Harvest Food Bank of East Central Indiana. For more details and information call 765-808-9059.

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: