Community Calendar

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January 20-27

Long estate online auction is open at olsonauctions.hibid.com.

Friday, Jan. 22

• Country Lanes Bowling Alley, Old U.S. 31, Rochester, has open bowling, 3-10 p.m.

Saturday, Jan. 23

Inspection day for the Long estate online auction by Olson Auctions Inc., 10 a.m.-2 p.m., 11110 W. 1000 S., Monon.

Thursday, Jan. 28

Dan’s Fish and Chicken Fry, 4-7 p.m., drive-through only, Star City United Methodist Church, 2324 E. Main St.

Friday, Jan. 29 

Buyer pickup of items won in the Long estate online auction by Olson Auctions Inc., 2-5 p.m., 11110 W. 1000 S., Monon.

• VFW Post 1728, 1066 S. U.S. 35, Winamac, is serving frog legs and shrimp, 4-7 p.m.

Saturday, Jan. 30

Buyer pickup of items won in the Long estate online auction by Olson Auctions Inc., 10 a.m.-2 p.m., 11110 W. 1000 S., Monon.

• VFW Post 1728, 1066 S. U.S. 35, Winamac, broasted chicken dinner, 4-7 p.m.

Tuesday, Feb. 2

Saturday, Feb. 13

• First of three DNR Hunter Safety Classes, 8 a.m.-noon, Pulaski County Highway Garage. All three classes must be attended. Register at www.inhea.com. Call Ray Rausch at 574-946-3858 for more information.

Sunday, Feb. 14

Tuesday, Feb. 16

• Kathy Wyatt, a veteran home educator, will be sharing her knowledge and experience, during a home educator’s program at the Francesville-Salem Township Public Library from 5:45-6:45 p.m. A time for questions will be at the end of the program. For more information contact 219-567-9433. 

Saturday, Feb. 20

• Second of three DNR Hunter Safety Classes, 8 a.m.-noon, Pulaski County Highway Garage. All three classes must be attended. Register at www.inhea.com. Call Ray Rausch at 574-946-3858 for more information.

Saturday, Feb. 27

• Third of three DNR Hunter Safety Classes, 8 a.m.-noon, Pulaski County Highway Garage. All three classes must be attended. Register at www.inhea.com. Call Ray Rausch at 574-946-3858 for more information.

Thursday, March 4

2020 Annual Reports must be submitted to the Pulaski County Journal by township trustees before 5 p.m. in order to be published in compliance with IC 36-6-4-13. Please include the Cash & Investments Combined Statement, Detailed Receipts, Disbursements by Vendor and Certification (print names next to signatures for clarity.) Due to the pandemic our newspaper office is currently closed to the public, however you can enter the first door and drop your Annual Report off in the black dropbox. We will not be making copies at this time.

Friday, March 5

Deadline to submit your online application and required documents for scholarships through the Community Foundation of Pulaski County for 2021 high school graduates. Applications may be found on the CFPC website at www.cfopc.org/scholarships.

Tuesday, March 16

• The Pulaski County Sheriff’s Office will be testing the county emergency siren system at 10 a.m. and 7 p.m. 

Notices

• If your age group is open for receiving the COVID-19 vaccine but you are not comfortable registering yourself online, call the local information hotline at 574-946-2592 and help is available. 

• The Pulaski County Health Department is seeking volunteers as they move forward with plans for the COVID-19 vaccine distribution. If you are interested in helping, complete a volunteer interest form at https://forms.gle/jZeqKcp93vaQpx2d9 or call 574-946-2592.

• Purdue Extension Pulaski County is offering a variety of classes, including basic or intermediate Excel, basic or intermediate Word, Publisher and more. Call 574-946-3412 to register or for more information.

• Winamac Nazarene Church Neighbor to Neighbor Compassionate Ministries food pantry is open, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. every Monday, at 514 E. 13th St., Winamac, west of the PMH ER entrance. Bring a box or laundry basket, wear a mask and wait in your vehicle. The phone number is 574-946-7637.

• Register your child to receive one free book a month from birth to their fifth birthday from Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library by signing up online at www.imaginationlibrary.com. Call the Pulaski County Public Library at 574-946-3432 with any questions. Want to help support at a local level? Mail your donation check to Arrowhead RC&D, PO Box 196, Winamac, IN 46996.

• The Community Baptist Youth Center is open every Monday at 3:30 p.m. at First Baptist Church, 716 S. Monticello St., Winamac, for teens to get together in a safe environment with friends for some fun.  

• Contact the Pulaski County Health Department at 574-946-6080 or email akeller@pulaskicounty.in.gov for information on receiving your free Narcan kit, while supplies last.

• Get Fit 24/7, 126 N. Sally Dr., Winamac, is now offering Silver Sneakers for adults age 65 and older. Sign-up hours are Wednesdays from 7-9 p.m. and Saturdays from 10 a.m.-noon.

• The Pulaski County Public Library, Winamac, building is closed to the public but curbside delivery is available. Call 574-946-3432 for more information.

• Kewanna-Union Township Public Library has new lobby hours. Computer access and print services are available. New hours are Tuesday 10 a.m.-6 p.m., Thursday 10 a.m.-8 p.m. and Saturday 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Free Wi-Fi is available 24/7. 

• Find out if your child qualifies for the high-quality pre-K program On My Way Pre-K by calling 1-800-299-1627 or visiting www.onmywayprek.org.

Retire your flag with honor by bringing it to Harrison-Metzger & Rans Funeral Home, chapels in Royal Center, Kewanna and Logansport. Your flag will honor a veteran by being draped across them at the time of cremation. 

• If you have the next grand or humble business idea but don’t know where to start, the Pulaski County Community Development Commission’s revolving loan fund may be able to help you. Contact executive director Nathan P. Origer at 574-946-3869 or at nporiger@pulaskionline.org for more information.

• The Winamac Volunteer Fire Department is looking for volunteers to serve on the fire department. Applications can be picked up at the Winamac Town Hall, Clerk-Treasurer’s Office, 120 W. Main St., Winamac.

Monterey Town Council meetings will be held the second Tuesday of each month at 7 p.m. at 7033 N. Walnut St., Monterey.

• For more information about Alcoholics Anonymous call 574-242-2262 or 574-946-0389 or for more information about Al-Anon call 574-242-1604 or 574-270-0129.

• If you have served active duty in the United States Armed Forces since Dec. 7, 1941, and have been honorably discharged or are still serving, you are eligible for membership in the American Legion. If interested, call 574-242-0836.

• The Pulaski County Drug Free Council meets the second Wednesday of each month at 4 p.m. at Bethel Bible Church, 6968 W. SR 14, Winamac. The public is encouraged to attend. For more information, visit www.facebook.com/pulaskidrugfree.

• The Cancer Support Group of Winamac meets the second Saturday of every month at the Isis Theatre in Winamac. Doors open at 9:30 a.m., meeting begins at 10 a.m. The group is free and open to anyone that has been affected by any cancer: current fighter, survivor, caregiver, family, friend. For more information, visit our Facebook page, email csgw46996@gmail.com or call or text 574-946-6966.

REACT is looking for new volunteers. Meetings are held the first Monday of the month at the Pulaski Memorial Hospital boardroom at 7 p.m. For more information call Blake Newman at 574-242-0091 or Les Barton at 574-946-7539.

• The Friends of Tippecanoe River State Park group meets the second Tuesday of every month at 6:30 p.m. at the state park.

North Central Indiana Quail Forever meets the first Tuesday of each month at Poblanos in Winamac from 7-8 p.m.

• The Pulaski County Soil and Water Conservation District meets on the second Tuesday of each month at 8 p.m. in the break room of the USDA Service Center.

What’s going on at the Kewanna-Union Township Public Library?

“Warm Up to a Good Book” is the 2021 adult winter reading program that is being held through Feb. 28. All adult readers ages 19 and older are welcome to participate. 

Adult book club at 2 p.m. on the second Tuesday of the month. 

• Library board meeting on the last Monday of each month at 6 p.m.

Coffee and tea time every Thursday, 10:30 a.m.

• Homeschoolers at the library held every third Thursday at 2 p.m.

Kids Night every Thursday, 4 p.m.. 

Euchre Night every Thursday from 5:30-8 p.m.

Second Saturday Coloring Circle at 1 p.m. 

Story time the last Saturday of the month beginning at 1 p.m.

• Family bingo meeting the second Tuesday at 4 p.m.

• Make-it take-it craft on the third Tuesday of the month at 4 p.m.

Game On on the fourth Tuesday of the month from 4-5 p.m.

Pulaski County Journal

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Winamac, IN 46996

Office Number: (574) 946-6628
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