Trinity UMC ready to JAM
The next Trinity United Methodist Church Jesus and Me team Family Worship Experience is scheduled for 6:45 p.m., Wednesday, Nov. 20.
JAM, which meets at the church, 217 E. Seventh St., Lapel, is an after-school program for children in kindergarten to fifth grade who enjoy singing, dancing, acting and creating.
The children who attend JAM give the message through skits and song at a Family Worship Experience once a month.
Bell ringers welcome
Steve and Annie Wills will again be scheduling bell ringers at the local Marsh store for the Salvation Army.
Call Steve at 765-425-2915 or Annie at 765-425-1866 to schedule groups, families or individuals.
Salvation Army seeks names
The Salvation Army will be at the Pendleton Community Public Library to take applications for Christmas assistance from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday, Nov. 22.
Those who want assistance must complete an application and will need the following for their appointment: Picture ID; proof of address (mail); a Social Security card, birth certificate or Medicaid card for all household members; and Food Stamp Card or Medicaid Card to prove income (those not qualified for one of these programs must provide proof of income for the past 30 days and all bills they pay monthly).
Senior domino tourney Nov. 22
The Pendleton Community Public Library conducts a senior train dominoes tournament from 1 to 4 p.m. on the fourth Friday each month in the Community Room. For more information, call Carrie Wilson at 765-354-2278. The event is open to the public. The next tournament is Friday, Nov. 22.
Legion arts, craft show Saturday
The Pendleton American Legion Post 117 is hosting an Arts and Crafts Show 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 23.
Adult prom set for Nov. 23
The Bless Boston 65 Roses Adult Prom is scheduled for 6 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 23, at the Blu Falls Arts and Event Center in Pendleton. There will be dinner, drinks, live music and dancing.
The event benefits the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation.
Dinner will be served at 7:30 p.m., raffle winners announced at 10:30 p.m., and the king and queen crowned at 11 p.m.
For more information and tickets, go to blessboston.com or contact Ashley at 317-443-2625.
Facility seeks officer trainees
The Pendleton Correctional Facility Indiana Reformatory will conduct a job fair from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 23, at PCF/IR Training Center.
Positions are available for correctional officer trainees.
For more information, contact human resources at
765-778-3778, ext. 2105,
or visit online www.in.gov/spd/.
Fire station to collect funds Nov. 26
The Lapel Fire Station will be collecting monetary donations around town on the evening of Nov. 26 or anyone wanting to give can drop off donations at the fire station.
Lapel library plans ‘Book Camp’
Children 12 and younger are invited to visit the Anderson Public Library Children’s Department or the Lapel Branch Library to enlist in Book Camp until Nov. 30.
To complete the Book Camp program, children will pick out a free paperback book to take home, read the book, rate it 1 to 5 stars, and hang their star or review in the bivouac area.
Children who complete the reading program will receive a food voucher courtesy of Skyline Chili.
For more information, contact the Children’s Department at 765-641-2448 or the Lapel Branch at 765-534-4654.