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Gallery 119 offers art class

PENDLETON — Pendleton Artists Society Gallery 119 is offering art classes with a limited number of students.

The next scheduled class is:

• Jewelry class with Tracy Davidson — 1 to 6 p.m. Sunday, July 26. Davidson will guide students on forging, soldering and bezel stone setting in making a silver ring with a choice of stone.Course cost is $55 and includes supplies needed to a ring with gemstones, silver, copper and use of tools.

The class will be held at the gallery, 119 W. State St., Pendleton.

Registration can be done at the gallery or by phone at 765-778-0986 during regular business hours, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays, or online at

Class size is limited with social distancing.

Falls Park summer concerts are a go

PENDLETON — Lions Concerts in the Park will take place at the gazebo in Falls Park.

The schedule is as follows:

• 6 p.m. July 26 — Gordon Brooks (replaces The High Street Band)

• 6 p.m. Aug. 30 — Madison County Band Directors and Pendleton Heights High School Band (pending)

Attendees can bring chairs, refreshments and sun shades and are asked to practice social distancing.

Lapel food pantry alters service

LAPEL — Lapel Community Food Pantry, 1321 N. Main St., Lapel, has changed its method of distributing food to clients.

Through the current period of COVID-19- related isolation restrictions, the panty will offer pre-packed sacks or boxes of food items to eligible individuals and families on a weekly basis.

The pantry serves Stony Creek, Jackson and Green townships in Madison County.

Clients may visit for food once per week.

The hours for this drive-thru program will be 5 to 7 p.m. Fridays and 9 a.m. to noon Saturdays.

Volunteers will be on site to direct clients through the line, and volunteers will bring distributions to the car. People are asked to remain in their vehicles.

With increased need, each car can receive only one weekly distribution.

Clients are asked to bring picture ID and proof of address (utility or phone bill, if current address differs from information on ID).

For more information, visit the Lapel Community Food Pantry Facebook page and leave questions in the comments.

Museum will not open this year

PENDLETON — Pendleton Historical Museum, which normally is open weekends May through October, is not opening this year because of coronavirus.

For more information about the museum, visit Pendleton Historical Museum on Facebook.