Community calendar


Gallery 119 offers art classes

PENDLETON — Pendleton Artists Society’s Gallery 119 offers art classes on a regular basis.

The next classes are:

• Oil Painting with Katy Burke — 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 5. This class will cover the basics of color mixing, blending, detail, values and some work on clouds, trees and water. There will also be some portrait work. Cost is $45 for those using their own paints and brushes, $55 if using supplies provided.

• Kids Art Class/Jewelrymaking with Ellen Shaw — 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 8. Participants will get to make a necklace, bracelet and earrings. Cost is $20 for an adult and child. Child will need to be accompanied by an adult for this class.

•Oil Painting with Gini Deaton — 1 to 6 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 9. Particpants will paint a beautiful forest scene, “Into The Light,” step by step in oil. Cost is $55 and includes all supplies. People are asked to bring paper towels. All levels of

painters welcome.

• Pottery with Janae Ledbetter — 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, Jan. 15, and Sunday, Jan. 16. In this two-day workshop titled “Beautifully Broken,” participants will use a 15th century art form called Kintsugi (Keen-sue-ge). Kintsugi is a craft dedicated to the restoration of fine pottery. In this process, shattered pieces of pristine vases are artfully rejoined with a gold laced epoxy. Cost is $65 and includes all supplies. Maximum 12 students, adult only.

• Deco Clay Class with Pam Rowley — 1 to 3:30 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 29. Participants will make a deco clay mirror accent piece to use on the table or wall. This is a beginner class. Colors for the project are selected by the student at the time of class. Cost is $50 with all supplies and tools provided. Ages 12 and older.

• Jewelry Class with Tracy Davidson — 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 23. Partipants will make personalized charm necklaces using mixed metals, their own designs, including a stamp of inspiration or names. Cost is $45 and includes use of

all tools. All metals, silver, beads and charms are provided. This is a beginner class for people 7 and older.

• Children’s Art Classes — 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. on the second Saturday each month. Each class will be different and taught by different teachers. Each class is independent and will need its own registration. The class for each month will be advertised on the PAS website.

Registration for classes can be completed at the gallery, 119 W. State St., Pendleton; by phone at 765-778-0986 during regular business hours, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays; or online at

History center train show coming up

ANDERSON — Madison County History Center will play host to “What’s a Christmas without Trains?” through Dec. 31.

Show hours are 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays, and 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday Dec. 11.

Holiday Bookfest is set for Dec. 11, with several authors available to sign their books.

The show includes photos, memorabilia, layouts and displays. There will be videos featuring vinatage and modern railroads, layouts and

and more.

There will be an operating On30 layout, an O Scale Interurban layout, an HO scale layout, an N Scale layout and an O gauge Lionel layout with an

American Flyer S gauge layout.

Madison County History Center is located at 7 W. 11th St., Anderson. For more details, call 765-683-0052.

Town plans leaf, limb pick up

PENDLETON — Pendleton Street Department will pick up leaves in town as needed throughout the year.

Leaves must be piled (not bagged) at the curb but out of the gutter and street. The town would prefer leaves not be mulched.

Limbs also will be picked up as needed. They must be less than three inches in diameter and four feet in length.

Limbs must be piled at the curb but not in gutter or street. The town will not collect limbs cut by tree contractors.

Depending on the weather, it can take five working days to complete a full circuit of the town.

Contact the town utility office at 765-778-2173 for details.

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