Friday, October 24, 2014
Loading...





Bulletin Board, Sept. 1, 2013

A list of local meetings, fundraisers, and recreational and volunteer opportunities in Elkhart County.
Posted on Sept. 1, 2013 at 1:00 a.m.

Editor’s note: Some meetings may be affected by the Labor Day holiday. Call your group to confirm.

MEETINGS

Alcoholics Anonymous meets morning, noon and evening daily in Bristol, Elkhart, Goshen, Osceola and Union, Mich. The Central Service Elkhart area office is at 949 Middlebury St. Information: 295-8188.

After Images art counseling program provides an opportunity for individuals to explore grief issues through the use of art and drawing. By appointment only at 22579 Old U.S. 20 E. Information and registration: Greg Suderman at 264-3321 or 800-413-9083.

WHO (Walkers Helping Others) meets from 9 to 10 a.m. Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays for a 3-mile guided walk in the Teen Club Building at Bristol United Methodist Church, 201 S. Division St., Bristol. Donations accepted. Information: Mary Schultze at 269-641-2683 or mms2770@yahoo.com.

MONDAY

Divorce Care for adults and children meets at 6:30 p.m. every Monday at Crossroads Community Church, 57415 Alpha Drive, Goshen. Information: Donita Johnson at 848-0891.

Elkhart Rotary Club at noon Mondays at the Matterhorn, 2041 Cassopolis St. Information: Tom Shoff at 293-5530 or tom@shoff.com.

Elkhart Youth Community Choir, 5 to 7 p.m. Mondays at Deliverance Church of God in Christ, 1305 Benham Ave. Any child 8 and older is welcome.

Emotions Anonymous at 6:15 p.m. Mondays at Elkhart General Hospital, Room 2.

Healing Pathways domestic violence support group for women, 3 to 5 p.m. Mondays at the YWCA North Central Indiana Elkhart office, 23426 U.S. 33. Information: 830-5073 or www.ywcancin.org.

Next Step Singles, a place for Christian singles age 25 and older, meets every Monday from 6:30 to 8 p.m. at Crossroads North Campus, 3322 Middlebury St. Information: 875-4479 or www.mycrossroadscommunity.com.

Ryan’s Place, a center for grieving children, teens and families, meets at 6:30 p.m. every other Monday at Goshen City Church of the Brethren, 203 N. Fifth St., Goshen. Information: 535-1000.

TOPS, a weight-loss support group, 5:30 p.m. Mondays at Jamestown U. M. Church, 59218 C.R. 3, Elkhart. Information: 674-1559.

Tyrian Lodge 718, 301 S. Fifth St., Goshen, fellowship meeting every Monday. Dinner at 6 p.m., EA Degree meeting at 7 p.m. Information: James Robinson at jimrob@gmail.com.

Zumba classes at 5:45 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays at the COA Lowe Center, 60525 Decatur Road, Cassopolis, Mich. Cost: $5/class or $20/month.

CTS Ladies Brunch at 11 a.m. the first Monday of each month at Around the Corner Cafe, 231 N. Main St. Information: Bernie Swinehart at 264-6638.

Elkhart High School class of 1938, 8 a.m. breakfast meeting the first Monday of each month at Perkins Restaurant & Bakery, 107 Northpointe Blvd.

Elkhart High School class of 1935, 9 a.m. breakfast meeting the first Monday of each month at Golden Egg Pancake House, 3421 Plaza Court.

George Washington Lodge 325 F & AM, stated meeting, 7 p.m. the first Monday of each month at the lodge on Vistula Street, Bristol.

Heartland Quilters, 9 to 9:30 a.m. (social time); meeting begins at 9:30 a.m. the first and third Mondays of each month, September through May, at Lutheran Church of the Redeemer, 3300 Benham Ave. Information: 226-5810 or 291-5111.

Michiana Blue Star Mothers, support for mothers who have or have had a child in the U.S. Armed Forces, meets at 5:30 p.m. the first Monday of each month at the Elkhart Area Career Center, 2424 California Road, Elkhart. Information: Dawn Yoder at Michianabluestarmothers@yahoo.com.

Parents Against Meth support group meets at 6:30 p.m. the first Monday of each month in room 114 of New Hope United Methodist Church, 28765 C.R. 4. Information: Vickie Perkins at 264-9777.

TUESDAY

Celebrate Recovery, 6:30 p.m. Tuesdays at Crossroads Community Church, C.R. 17 and C.R. 18. It is a 12-step program using God’s healing power to recover from hurts, habits and hangups. Questions: Dave at 260-463-6914.

Elkhart Breakfast Optimist Club, 6:45 a.m. Tuesdays at Pumpernickel’s, 500 S. Main St., Elkhart

Elkhart Exchange Club, noon Tuesdays at Christiana Creek Country Club, 116 W. Bristol St. The club offers opportunities for youth activities, community services and the prevention of child abuse. Information: Steve at 293-3461 (days) or 848-4378 (evenings).

Elkhart Knitting Group, from 1 to 3 p.m. Tuesdays at Elkhart Public Library. Knitters of all experience welcome. Information: 295-7839.

Elkhart Noon Kiwanis Club, noon Tuesdays at Matterhorn Banquet & Conference Center, 2041 Cassopolis St. Information: Pat McCauley at 536-7660.

FOE 395 Aerie, 7 p.m. Tuesdays at 225 W. Marion St., Elkhart. Information: 294-6007.

The Harvest Basket Food Program, from 9 to 11 a.m. Tuesdays at First Brethren Church of Elkhart, 24197 C.R. 16 E. For those 60 and older, disabled or victims of a catastrophic illness. Information: Shelley at 304-2749.

Healing Pathways domestic violence support group, 9 to 10:30 a.m. Tuesdays at the YWCA North Central Indiana Elkhart office, 23426 U.S. 33. Information: 830-5073.

Learning to Love Again, a group for women wanting to learn about building healthy relationships, is from 3 to 5 p.m. Tuesdays at YWCA North Central Indiana, 23426 U.S. 33, Elkhart. Registration and information: Sandy Lovely at 830-5073, ext. 105, or slovely@ywcancin.org.

Maple City Toastmasters, noon to 1 p.m. Tuesdays at Goshen Chamber of Commerce, 232 S. Main St., Goshen. Information: Timothy Loutzenhiser at 862-1962 or 9642.toastmastersclubs.com.

Nappanee Noon Kiwanis Club, noon Tuesdays at DalMar Catering, 159 E. Lincoln St., Nappanee. Information: Beverly Fales at 773-7876.

TOPS, a weight-loss support group, 8:30 a.m. Tuesdays at 1200 N. Michigan St., Elkhart. Information: 674-8714.

TOPS, a weight-loss support group, 6:15 p.m. Tuesdays at 4206 E. Bristol St., Elkhart. Information: 333-2959.

The Bristol Lions Club, 6:30 p.m. the first Tuesday of each month. Information: 848-4071.

The Cass County Democratic Party, 6 p.m. the first Tuesday of each month at the party headquarters, 804 E. State St., Cassopolis, Mich. Information: www.casscountydems.com.

The Elkhart Community Lions Club, 6 p.m. the first and third Tuesday of each month at Greenleaf Living Center, 1201 W. Beardsley Ave. Information: 269-641-5203.

Elkhart County After 5 Women’s Connection, the first Tuesday of each month for dinner and a speaker who gives insight on coming to know God. Information: Monique at 875-4190.

Elkhart High School class of 1941, 8:30 a.m. for breakfast the first Tuesday of every month at Perkins Restaurant, 107 Northpointe Blvd. Information: Paul Thomas at 293-6005.

Middlebury 4-H Club, 7 p.m. the first Tuesday of each month at Middlebury Elementary School, 432 S. Main St. Information: Clara Fry at 825-9747.

The NAACP of Elkhart County, 7 p.m. the first Tuesday of every month at St. James AME Church, 122 Dr. King Drive. Executive meeting first, followed by a branch meeting. Information or reservations: 264-5675 or 370-7777.

Selmer retirees noon luncheon, 11:30 a.m. the first Tuesday of each month at the Moose Lodge, 1500 C.R. 6. Information: 296-7019.

Starlight Chapter 181, Order of the Eastern Star, 7 p.m. the first and third Tuesday of each month at Elkhart Masonic Lodge, 931 Industrial Parkway.

WEDNESDAY

Divorce Care Classes, 7 p.m. Wednesdays at Nappanee Missionary Church, 70417 S.R. 19 North, Nappanee. Classes are for those dealing with separation or divorce. Child care available. Supper at the church available. Information: 773-7773 or 533-2115.

A cancer support group, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. every Wednesday at Beulah Missionary Church, 57595 Old C.R. 17, Goshen. For cancer patients, survivors and caregivers. Information: 875-6537.

Elkhart Evening Optimist Club, 7 p.m. every Wednesday in the restaurant at Signature Bowling Lanes, 1180 Fremont Court. Information: Cheryl at 534-3877.

Elkhart Lions Club, noon Wednesdays at Christiana Creek Country Club, 116 W. Bristol St.

Family/Community Resource Network, 8:15 to 9:30 a.m. Quarterly meetings to share information about local agencies, programs and current topics. Information: Debra Beehler at 262-5726 or dbeehler@elkhart.k12.in.us.

Elkhart County Day Care Association, 6:30 p.m. the first Wednesday of each month at First Presbyterian Church, 200 E. Beardsley Ave. Information: Carla Freel at 293-7865 or cfreel4children@aol.com or Jodi Bishop at 295-2492 or JLBISH2KIDS@aol.com.

The Elkhart County Regional Sewer District, the montly meeting will be at 6:30 p.m. the first Wednesday of each month at the County Services Building, 4230 Elkhart Road, Goshen. Information: Lynn at 293-2572.

The Elkhart High School class of 1954 women’s luncheon, noon the first Wednesday of each month March through December at Bent Oak Restaurant in Elkhart. Information: Phyllis at 522-7243.

Elkhart Masonic Temple, Concord Chapter 101 and Elkhart Council 79, 7 p.m. the first Wednesday of each month at Masonic Lodge, 931 Industrial Parkway. Information: Russ Anderson at 264-6223.

Golden Agers luncheon, noon the first Wednesday of each month at the American Legion, 25751 U.S. 12, Edwardsburg, Mich. All residents 55 and older are invited. Bring a dish to pass and your own table service. Information: Shirley at 269-663-2686.

Goshen High School class of 1957, 9 a.m. breakfast the first Wednesday of every month at Lux Cafe, 2012 Lincolnway East (U.S. 33), Goshen. Information: 536-6543.

Kane Masonic Lodge 183, officers meeting at 6 p.m. the first Wednesday of each month at 931 Industrial Parkway.

The Elkhart General Hospital Living with Heart Failure support group, 10:30 to 11:45 a.m. the first Wednesday of each month in the Heart Failure Clinic. Information: 389-4856 or www.egh.org.

THURSDAY

Domestic violence support group for women who have been victims of abuse, 6:30 p.m. Thursdays. Information and location of the meeting: Beth Floyd at Victim Assistance Services, 523-2237.

The Elkhart Luncheon Optimist Club, noon to 1 p.m. Thursdays at Pumpernickel’s Restaurant, 500 S. Main St. Information: Linda at 269-699-9148.

Elkhart Morning Rotary Club, 7 a.m. Thursdays at McCarthy’s on the Riverwalk, 333 NIBCO Parkway. Information: Charles Stutsman at 226-1805.

Noon Optimist Club, noon Thursdays at Christiana Creek Country Club, 116 W. Bristol St. Information: Lori Snyder at 522-7100.

Sexual assault survivors group, 10 a.m. to noon Thursdays at YWCA North Central Indiana, 23426 U.S. 33, Elkhart. Registration and information: Sandy Lovely at 830-5073, ext. 105, or slovely@ywcancin.org.

TOPS, a weight-loss support group, 9:30 a.m. Thursdays at 831 W. Marion St., Elkhart. Information: 522-2988.

Woodlawn Nature Center, 6:45 p.m. Thursdays at 604 Woodlawn Ave., Elkhart. Yoga with Jess Stevens. Cost: $12/session, monthly rates available.

Youth Action Committee Junior Optimists Club, 7 p.m. Thursdays on the second floor of the Elkhart train station, 131 Tyler Ave. Youth ages 14 to 18. Information: Brian or Aaron at 295-8727.

Dunlap Lions Club, 6:30 p.m. the first and third Thursdays of each month. Information: 875-8468.

The Elkhart General diabetes support group, 7 p.m. the first Thursday of each month in the hospital’s auditorium B. Information: 523-3297.

Goshen High School class of 1947, 8:30 a.m. fellowship breakfast the first Thursday at The Trolley Café, 1100 Chicago Ave., Goshen, in the Old Bag Factory. Information: Isabelle Fields at 533-3686.

Kane Masonic Lodge 183, 7 p.m. the first Thursday of each month at 931 Industrial Parkway.

Miles/Bayer maintenance, engineering and utilities departments retirees, 11 a.m. luncheon the first Thursday of each month at Ryan’s, 2810 Emerson Drive (C.R. 6), Elkhart. Information: 264-9410.

A Parents Against Meth support group, 6:30 p.m. the first Thursday of each month in Room 114 of New Hope United Methodist Church, 28765 C.R. 4. Information: Vickie at 264-9777.

Special Connections support group, 6:30 to 8 p.m. the first Thursday of each month in Room 307 at Concord High School, 59117 Minuteman Way. Use Door 12. For professionals and parents of children with special needs. Information: Rhonda Raderstorf at 875-1867 or sensorysupport@aol.com.

FRIDAY

Elkhart High School class of 1951, 9 a.m. breakfast the first Friday of each month at Perkins Restaurant & Bakery, 107 Northpointe Blvd.

Lunch and Learn, a free educational series for caregivers of older adults, 12:10 to 1:30 p.m. the first Friday of each month in the Sailor Community Center at Hubbard Hill, 28070 C.R. 24, Elkhart. Reservations: 284-7132 or 800-552-7928, ext. 7132.

SATURDAY

Yoga classes are from 9 to 10 a.m. Saturdays at First Presbyterian Church, 200 E. Beardsley Ave. Use the east door. Mats provided. A $4 to $10 donation is requested.

Next Step Supper Club meets at 6:45 p.m. the first Saturday of each month. Meeting takes place at a different restaurant each month. Information: 875-4479 or www.mycrossroadscommunity.com.

Elkhart Scottish Rite Club, breakfast at 8:15 a.m. the first Saturday of each month, rain or shine. Meets at Ryan’s, C.R. 6. Information: Russ at 264-6223.

The Woodlawn Elkhart Gamers Organization (WEGO) meets from 1 to 10 p.m. the first and third Saturdays of each month to play board, dice and role-playing games. All ages; younger than 12 must be accompanied by adult. $1 per person. Information: 264-0525.

SUNDAY

Caring for the Caregiver (formerly called A Season for Caring), a support group for people who are caring for a loved one, 9 a.m. Sundays at River Oaks Community Church, 58020 C.R. 115, Goshen. Information: 875-1152.

Pierre Moran Neighborhood Association meets at 4 p.m. the first Sunday of each month at Pierre Moran Park Pavilion, 201 W. Wolf. Information: 522-0802.

FUNDRAISERS

Centerplate at Notre Dame is looking to assist nonprofit groups interested in raising funds, with no upfront costs. Groups can raise funds by working concessions during Notre Dame athletic and special events. Interested groups will be placed on a waiting list for the 2013 Notre Dame football season. Information: Chris Hack at 574-631-6848 or centerplate.notredame@gmail.com.

WEDNESDAY

Knights of Columbus Council 1043, 112 E. Lexington Ave., Elkhart. Spaghetti dinner from 5 to 7 p.m. the first Wednesday of each month. Cost: $4 to $7.

FRIDAY

American Legion Post 143, 905 Maple St., Bristol. Fish fry, 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. Friday. Cost: $7. Band from 7 to 11 p.m. Proceeds go to the veterans home and VA hospital.

American Legion Post 308, 122 Lincolnway E., Osceola. All-you-can-eat dinner, 5 to 8 p.m. Friday. Cost: $7. Live band, 8 p.m. to midnight. Information: 674-6712.

DAV Chapter 15, 708 W. Pike St., Goshen. Dinner, 5 to 7 p.m. Friday; bingo at 6:30 p.m. Funds used for veterans and projects. Information: 533-2924.

VFW Post 88, 1519 W. Bristol St., Elkhart. Fish fry, 5 to 8 p.m. Friday. Information: 264-1000.

American Legion Post 210, 103 York Drive, Middlebury. All-you-can-eat fish dinner 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. the first Friday of each month at the Legion.

SATURDAY

DAV Chapter 15, 708 W. Pike St., Goshen. Open kitchen from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

SUNDAY

American Legion 365 on U.S. 12 E., Edwardsburg, Mich., Sunday morning breakfast, 8 a.m. to noon. Full menu. Proceeds benefit SAL veterans projects.

RECREATION

Tai chi classes, 11 a.m. every Monday and Wednesday at Front Street Crossing. Cost: $20/month. Information: 269-445-8110 or 800-323-0390 or www.casscoa.org. The building is at 227 S. Front St., Dowagiac, Mich.

Yoga and Zumba classes, Ray of Light Holistic Health is offering classes at The Studio, 124 S. Main St., Elkhart. Information and schedule: 214-6760 or www.soakupthelight.net.

Monday

Bingo, 7 p.m. Mondays at Elkhart Moose, 1500 C.R. 6 W. Open to members and guests. Information: 264-1522.

Public bingo, 6:30 p.m. Mondays at Elks 798, 220 N. Main St., Goshen. Information: 533-5230.

Ballroom dance classes, 7:55 to 8:55 p.m. Mondays. Rhythm class, cha cha, salsa, rumba and hustle. $5 fee for each person. Information: Robin Reveal at 389-7878, ext. 206.

Ballroom dance classes Mondays at Studebaker Park. Foxtrot, swing, cha cha, rumba, tango and more. Beginners, 6 p.m.; intermediate class, 8 p.m. Cost: $60/couple for six weeks or $15/session. Information: Kay Teal at 295-7275.

DAV Chapter 19, 1205 Middleton Run Road, Elkhart:

Ÿ Texas hold ’em at 6:30 p.m. Mondays. $20 buy-ins.

Ÿ Raffles at 7 p.m. Mondays

Euchre, 7 p.m. Mondays at American Legion Post 365, U.S. 12 in Edwardsburg, Mich. Information: 269-663-8888.

TUESDAY

Bingo, 9:15 a.m. Tuesdays at Elkhart Moose, 1500 C.R. 6 W. Open to members and guests. Information: 264-1522.

WEDNESDAY

Ballroom dance classes, 7:55 to 8:55 p.m. Wednesdays. Rhythm class, cha cha, salsa, rumba and hustle; 8 to 8:55 p.m. smooth class, American waltz, tango, fox trot and Argentine tango. Information: Robin Reveal at 389-7878, ext. 206.

Bike Night, Wednesday nights in the parking lot at Signature Lanes, U.S. 20 Bypass and C.R. 17. Information: 296-1111.

Bingo, 6:30 p.m. Wednesdays at Goshen Elks 798, 220 N. Main St. Information: 533-5230.

Euchre, 6 p.m. Wednesdays at DAV Chapter 19, 1205 Middleton Run Road. Information: 293-0761.

Euchre, DAV Chapter 15, 708 W. Pike St., Goshen.

Euchre, 6:30 p.m. Wednesdays at VFW Post 88, 1519 W. Bristol St.

THURSDAY

Euchre, 1 p.m. Thursdays at Front Street Crossing, 227 S. Front St., Dowagiac, Mich.

Euchre, 6:30 p.m. Thursdays at Knights of Columbus, 112 E. Lexington Ave. Use rear alley entrance.

Euchre, 7 p.m. Thursdays at Osceola American Legion Post 308, 122 Lincolnway E. Sign in at 6:30 p.m.

FRIDAY

Bingo, 6:30 p.m. Fridays at American Legion Post 365, U.S. 12 in Edwardsburg, Mich. Information: 269-663-8888.

Bingo, 6 p.m. Fridays at DAV Chapter 19, 1205 Middleton Run Road. Information: 293-0761.

Bingo, 6:30 p.m. Fridays at DAV Chapter 15, 708 W. Pike St., Goshen.

Bingo, 7 p.m. Fridays at VFW Post 985, 1201 W. Pike St., Goshen. Supper available from 5 to 6:30 p.m.

Dancing, 8 p.m. the first and third Fridays of each month at VFW Post 88, 1519 W. Bristol St., ’50s-’60s night.

Sing Along, 11 a.m. Fridays at COA Lowe Center, 60525 Decatur Road, Cassopolis, Mich.

Weekly dances, 8 p.m. to midnight every Friday at Elks Club, 3535 McKinley Highway, South Bend. Lessons one hour prior for $4; dance admission is $9. Must be 21. Information: reniecampoli@juno.com.

SATURDAY

Dancing, 8 p.m. to midnight Saturdays at DAV Chapter 19, 1205 Middleton Run Road, dancing and live music.

Euchre, 3 p.m. Saturdays at Brentwood, 3600 E. Bristol St., Elkhart. Information: 262-1626.

Euchre, 2 p.m. Saturdays at American Legion Post 308, 122 Lincolnway E., Osceola.

VOLUNTEERS

An aphasia support group needs volunteers for meetings at 3:30 p.m. the third Wednesday of each month in the Heritage Room at IU Goshen Health Hospital. Information: Anna Beachy at 221-9200 or Beach_swan1@hotmail.com.

AseraCare Hospice of Elkhart needs volunteers to work with terminally ill patients and their families. Training provided. Schedules are flexible. Information: Jamie Gillum at 206-1875 or jamie.gillum@aseracare.com.

Center for Community Justice needs volunteers to help answer phones, file, set appointments and help with client follow-up.

The Center for Healing and Hope needs volunteer physicians, translators, file clerks, greeters, nurses, nurse practitioners, chaplains, registrars and cashiers. Morning and evening hours are needed weekly. Information: 534-4744 or www.chhclinics.org.

The Center for Hospice Care needs volunteers in Elkhart, Kosciusko and LaGrange counties. Registration: Valorie Eads at 286-1198 or eadsv@centerforhospice.org.

Child and Parent Services (CAPS) needs volunteers to work as Court Appointed Special Advocates; advocates for an abused or neglected child’s best interest in court. They also need parent aide volunteers to serve as “parenting coaches” for struggling families. Information: 295-2277 or www.capselkhart.org.

Church Community Services needs volunteers to deliver food pantry items the third Wednesday of each month. Information: Gwen Hershberger at CCS or www.churchcommunityservices.org.

The Council on Aging of Elkhart County needs volunteers to take local seniors to medical, nutritional and well-being appointments.

Elkhart Child Development Center needs volunteers to work in the classroom with toddlers and 2-year-olds on weekday mornings.

The Elkhart County Center for Community Justice needs volunteers to help with building maintenance and groundskeeping, as well as volunteer mediators to work with victims and offenders in a case management role.

Guidance Ministries needs a front desk volunteer from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Mondays and Thursdays. Responsibilities include greeting people, answering phones, accepting donations and small projects done at the desk.

Habitat for Humanity in Elkhart County needs volunteers at building sites in Elkhart. No experience is required. Information: 533-6109 or Molly at molly@habitatec.com.

Habitat ReStore in Goshen needs volunteers to help with merchandise and customers. No experience is required. Information: Molly at molly@habitatec.com.

Harbor Light Hospice needs volunteers and companion volunteers to spend time with terminally ill patients. No experience is necessary and training is provided. Information: Jamie Rhew at 254-1041.

Heartland Hospice needs volunteer veterans to accompany veteran patients. Information: Christine Cracknell at 304-7193.

Helping Hands Hair Salon at Faith Mission, 801 Benham Ave., Elkhart, needs volunteers to cut the residents’ hair. Supplies are furnished. Hours are flexible. Current stylists and barbers serve two-hour to three-hour shifts once a month. You do not need to be currently licensed. Information: Kathy Burris 875-1044 or bobkatrb@aol.com.

The International Student Exchange of Michiana needs volunteers to be host families for the 2013-14 school year. Information: Bill LeFever at 574-679-4697.

LoveWay Inc. needs volunteers to assist with therapeutic horseback-riding classes for special needs students. No experience is required, training is provided. Daytime and evening hours available. Information: Aimee Miller at 825-5666. LoveWay is at 54151 C.R. 33, Middlebury.

Reading Camp at Goshen Elementary Schools needs volunteers to spend one hour each week reading with a child. Training is provided. Information: Michelle Kercher at 535-3086 or mkercher@goshenschools.org.

REAL Services needs individual, family and group volunteers to help elderly and disabled clients with light household chores and simple maintenance projects. Information: REAL Services at 284-7138, volunteer@realservices.org or www.realservices.org.

The Retired Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP) has a volunteer opportunity for every person, skill level and time constraint. Information: 534-0148.

Riverview Adult Day Center needs activity and dining room assistants. Candidates must be able to stand and bend and lift up to 10 pounds. Days and times are flexible.

Ruthmere Museums needs volunteers for tours, special events, clerical work and gardening. Information: Jennifer Johns at 264-0330, ext. 104, or www.ruthmere.org.

The RV Hall of Fame needs volunteer greeters at its museum any time from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Saturday.

The Salvation Army, 300 N. Main St., needs volunteers:

Ÿ Breakfast ministry needs help with cooking, serving and cleaning up from 6 to 10 a.m. Monday to Friday. Information: Becky Dick at 206-0257.

Ÿ Mobile Meals Ministry needs assistance delivering meals to shut-in seniors. Volunteers use their own vehicles and gas. Weekly routes run from 11 to 11:45 a.m. Monday and Thursday. Information: Julie at 970-0088, ext. 23.

Santa’s Pantry needs adults interested in joining the board of directors. New members are needed to volunteer at the pantry’s events throughout Elkhart County. Information: Santa’s Pantry on Facebook or Deb Micola at 262-4478 or debbiemicola@comcast.net.

Second Chance Small Dog Rescue needs volunteers to foster small dogs until they find their forever home. Information: Mary at 295-7184.

The Studebaker Museum needs volunteers to serve as tour guides. Training is provided, including shadowing current experienced tour guides. Tours are Monday through Friday, with occasional Saturday tours. Information: Courtney Bogunia at 235-9002 or cbogunia@studebakermuseum.org.

Wellfield Botanic Gardens needs volunteers to help with outdoor gardening, garden education and hosting the Visitors Cottage. Information: Evelyn at 266-2006 or www.wellfieldgardens.org.

Wheelchair Help needs volunteers to help with cleaning and organizing parts and working with clients. Information: 295-2230.

The Women’s Care Center needs volunteers to assist with child care during parenting classes from 10:30 a.m. to noon Thursdays and from 9:30 to 11 a.m. Fridays.

Woodlawn Nature Center needs volunteers as national history museum docents, project assistants, editors for the Woodlawn Nature News quarterly newsletter, a sales and marketing manager, and program and events staffing. Information: woodlawnnaturecenter@gmail.com or 264-0525.

The YMCA of Elkhart County needs volunteers for indoor soccer and to be coaches and referees, youth mentors, homework helpers, greeters and tour guides. Information: 389-7878 or www.ymcaelkhart.com.

Bulletin Board appears each Sunday in The Elkhart Truth. Deadline for submissions to Bulletin Board is 5 p.m. Monday. Notice of meetings of community interest, fundraising events by nonprofit organizations or volunteer opportunities may be submitted at www.elkharttruth.com/calendar. For questions, contact Joe Kuharic at 296-5861.


Recommended for You


Loading...
Loading...
Loading...
Back to top ^