December 4, 2023

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Fairs, veterans parade, concert and more highlight busy week

A ribbon cutting was Thursday, May 27, 2021, in the First Bank Boys & Girls Club at the Rev. James M. Townsend Memorial Building.

RICHMOND, Ind. — A local community fair Tuesday will share jobs and group details.

Reid Wellbeing Neighborhood Outreach and the Boys & Girls Golf equipment of Wayne County are partnering for the good, which will be 4-6 p.m. Might 17 at the First Bank Boys & Women Club, 855 N. 12th St., in accordance to a information launch. The good will be in the Rev. James M. Townsend Memorial Building’s parking whole lot except if weather forces it to transfer within to the gymnasium.

Companies will share their out there sources and position openings throughout the function. There also will be totally free foodstuff and giveaways, like $100 Visa gift cards for one particular adult and one particular student attending, the release said.

The Boys & Girls Club will unveil a Minor Totally free Library and Mt. Olive Baptist Church, which is across the road, will unveil a cost-free local community foodstuff pantry at the club site.

Evelyn Gordon will present a program at Morrisson-Reeves Library based on music from Gennett Records.

Library events

Morrisson-Reeves Library has events Tuesday and Wednesday.

Terrible Artwork Night will be 6 p.m. May possibly 18 in the Bard Place.

The cost-free craft evening features grown ups the prospect to create artwork with macaroni, yarn, paper, paints, glitter and far more.

The future night time, Evelyn Gordon will present a free “Edu-tainment” concert about Gennett Information. The 6 p.m. Could 19 program in the Bard Place will attribute Gordon singing tunes that were being both composed by or designed well-known by Black musicians from the Gennett label. Gordon also will discuss about the artists and their do the job with Gennett Data.

Gordon performs a selection of musical types and has recorded a solo album, “Honey So Sweet,” in 2009.

Townsend Community Center Inc. has bought the former Richmond Day Nursery building at 300 N. 10th St.

Block get together

Townsend Community Center will have a block occasion outside its new area.

The celebration will be 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Could 21 in the 300 block of North 10th Street.

Local community and educational sources will be out there, as will totally free meals and excursions of Townsend’s new making. The group previous year purchased the previous Richmond Working day Nursery constructing.

Extra information is accessible by calling 765-488-2042 or on the web at

Centerville will have a veterans parade on Saturday, May 21, 2022.

Veterans parade

Centerville Loves Our Veterans will have a Veterans Parade beginning at 6 p.m. May perhaps 21 in Centerville.

Tom Dungan and Ken “Doc” Shank will provide as grand marshals. Dungan is an Military veteran who used 17 months in Vietnam, and Shank put in a few several years in the Military stationed in Germany, such as time with an Military band. 

The parade capabilities veterans from all wars and generations. Residents are invited to shell out tribute to the veterans by lining the parade route.

The parade moves down Most important Road from Fourth Street to Centerville Road, turning to conclude at Maplewood Park, the place free Ullery’s Selfmade Ice Product will be accessible though materials last.

The Hill's Bark Park is a popular place for dogs and their owners to hang out at Middlefork Reservoir.

Pet day

Uncover treats for your pet and your self May 21.

Choose your puppy to the Middlefork Reservoir Bark Park, 1750 Sylvan Nook Travel, from 5 to 7 p.m. for a Deal with Discover & Bark and W(h)ine sponsored by Richmond Parks and Recreation Department and Hill’s Pet Nutrition.

Consider your leashed pet on a scavenger hunt stroll to discover treats, then return to the Bark Park for the pups to play. Hill’s will have giveaways, Just Smokin’ will offer meals and The Cordial Cork will market wine and beer.