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2-D Art Show at Gallery 119

PENDLETON — Pendleton Artists Society will kick off its 2-D Art Show from 6-8:30 p.m. Friday, Feb. 2, at Gallery 119 in Pendleton.

The public is invited to the opening to enjoy the art, vote for their favorite piece for the People’s Choice Award, and enjoy refreshments.

Judge for the event is Gary Brummitt.

Awards and prize amounts are first place, $75; second place, $40; and third place, $30.

Those winners will be announced at 7 p.m.

People’s Choice, determined by vote count at the opening, has a $20 prize and will be announced at 7:30 p.m.

The show is sponsored by Robin and Gary Brammer and continues until March 6 during regular business hours.

PAS also plans the following art classes:

•Valentine Teacup With Deco Clay Flowers with Pam Rowley — 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. Feb. 10. Participants will make deco clay roses, carnations and filler flowers for their teacup to keep or give to someone special for Valentine’s Day. Cost is $30 and includes teacup and supplies.

•Jewelry Class Tracy Davidson — 1 to 6 p.m. Feb. 25. Participants will make a bezel set Picasso jasper stone in a sterling ring. Includes bezel setting, torch soldering, sizing, split shank or single band for men. Cost is $65.

•Children’s Art Classes take place on the second Saturday each month. Each class is independent and will need its own registration.

• Saturday Deco Clay with Pam Rowley — 9:30 am to 11:30 a.m. Feb. 10. Participants will make a deco clay Valentine flower pot to keep or give to someone special. Cost is $10.

Register for classes at the gallery, or by phone at 765-778-0986, during regular business hours; or online at

The gallery, 119 W. State St., Pendleton, is open 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays.

Museum plans speaker series

PENDLETON — Pendleton Historical Museum will present a three-part Sunday Speaker Series, with talks planned for the next three months.

Feb. 11 — The Quaker Community: Diane Herzog will speak on the history of Fall Creek Friends Church.

March 10 — Remembrance Day: Author David Murphy will speak on the events surrounding the Indian massacre of 1824. Marla Fair, from the Johnston Farm and Indian Agency, will speak on the role John Johnston, Indian agent, played in the events.

April 14 — The Parker House: Sandy Butler will speak on the history of this historic home located on the hill overlooking Pendleton.

Presentations run from 2 to 4 p.m., with February and April’s talks taking place at the museum on Falls Park Drive, and the March presentation set for the Community Building in Falls Park.

Legion plans activities

PENDLETON — American Legion Post 117, 611 W. State St., Pendleton, plans the following events — open to members and non-members:

Regular events include:

All-you-can-eat wing night — 5-8 p.m. Thursdays, with all-you-can-eat wings costing $12

Lunch specials (as well as regular menu) — starting at 11 a.m. weekdays

Treasure Hunt drawing — 7:30 p.m. Fridays

Pool on Sunday — noon to 8 p.m., no charge

People interested in playing on a tournament euchre team or pool team should call or stop by the post and talk to Dave or Haley.

The Legion’s general membership meeting is set for 6 p.m. on the fourth Tuesday each month. Public is welcome.

Facility is smoke-free.

For more details, call 765-778-7661.

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To have a non-profit or free community event included in this calendar, email details to [email protected]. The deadline to submit an item is noon Friday for publication the following Thursday.