Hayrides, campfires, treats at Ox Bow
Fall has arrived and many of your schedules are busier, so this is an excellent time to set aside time for meal planning. As I have been presenting programs and participating in meetings, I have been a part of conversations about what to make for dinner. This question provides me the opportu…
Local residents are gearing up for the holiday shopping and gift giving season and as in the past there will be many options offered at holiday bazaars throughout the area designed to benefit local entrepreneurs and charities.
ELKHART — Shepherd’s Cove will be hosting a garage sale benefit this weekend. The clothing pantry will open its doors for the seventh annual Name-Your-Price Garage Sale Fundraiser from 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday.
GOSHEN — Goshen College is offering a new program for Elkhart County’s racially and ethnically underrepresented local students who want to be teachers in area schools.
ELKHART — Forest River Inc., a manufacturer of recreational vehicles, buses, pontoon boats and utility trailers, is teaming up with KOA Care Camps to ensure that more children with cancer can experience the healing nature of camping through a newly created philanthropic collaboration.
MIDDLEBURY — Over 100 riders saddled up to take part in an 8-mile trail ride to benefit LoveWay Therapeutic Equestrian Services on Saturday, but about four times that many volunteers help to make those services a reality, according to organizers.
BRISTOL — The Elkhart County Historical Museum will present the program Stories of Elkhart: Bonneyville Mill at 7 p.m. Thursday. The program will take place at Bonneyville Mill County Park, 53373 C.R. 131, Bristol.
GOSHEN — What happens when you combine experience as a professional treasure hunter, a child recovery specialist, being the mascot for two different NHL Hockey teams, and being a licensed manicurist? Answer: you get extraordinary artist and photographer Wayne Martin Belger, the 2019 Eric Yak…
INDIANAPOLIS — The Indiana Historical Society has announced it is the recipient of the Best Practices Award from the Association of Midwest Museums. The award, presented at the association’s annual conference, recognizes IHS’s Heritage Support Grants program for its support of regional histo…
GOSHEN — Elkhart County Parks will be holding the 13th annual Gathering at Five Medals the weekend of Oct. 19-20, at River Preserve County Park, transporting visitors back in time to experience life in the Great Lakes region beginning with the arrival of French fur traders in the 1670s and e…
INDIANAPOLIS — The Indiana State Department of Health is encouraging Hoosiers to get vaccinated against influenza soon as cases of the flu begin emerging across the state.
ELKHART — The public has been invited to the Thursday, Oct. 17, meeting of the Elkhart County Genealogical Society for discussion of a Civil War disaster with a local connection.
ELKHART — Here Kitty Kitty Rescue has announced plans for its bi-annual Ginormous Barn Sale at its feline rescue from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Thursday through Saturday. Therescue is across from the Concord Junior High School at 25138 C.R. 24, Elkhart.
When you are reading this, the weather may have changed – remember we live in Indiana. What I know for a fact is that the harvest has begun. Lawns don’t need mowing as often and there is a lot of dust in the country. I have also noticed with a dry late summer and the beginning of fall here t…
OSCEOLA — After six years of dating during high school, college and military service, Aug. 16, 1969, 50 years ago, James Edwards Lambert and Lynn Marie Clark became husband and wife at Tabor United Methodist Church, North Liberty.
GOSHEN — Fall activities are in full swing at Elkhart County parks with a fall plant exchange and pancake breakfast scheduled for this weekend and a “Night Owl Prowl” scheduled for Oct. 11
SYRACUSE — The Wawasee Area Conservancy Foundation announced it has dedicated the Zimmerman Preserve in appreciation of the support of Chuck and Nancy Zimmerman.
MIDDLEBURY — Middlebury Parks and Recreation Department kicks off a quarterly series of public learning events christened “Education and Action” designed to entertain and educate individuals and families about the world outside our back doors and how it directly affects us all.
GOSHEN — The Elkhart County Extension Homemakers will host “Be Creative and Repurpose” from 9 to 11 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 12, in the Home and Family Arts Building, located on the Elkhart County 4-H Fairgrounds.
GOSHEN — Money management is a life challenge. Our irrational behavior often interferes with our best intentions when it comes to managing our finances. A free program by the Elkhart County Extension Homemakers will explore a wide range of everyday topics from credit card debt and household …
As I write this, fall is in the air. It is cooler and the perfect time for using fall foods in meal planning. I am enjoying all of the fresh locally grown fall foods, especially apples. Apples provide unlimited eating and recipe possibilities.