Community Calendar

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Friday, May 14

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

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

• Have a laugh during funny Friday games, at the Pulaski County Human Services Von Tobel Community Center at 115 W. Pearl St. in Winamac. Transportation is available. Call 574-946-6500 to make arrangements.

• Enjoy funny Friday games at the Pulaski County Human Services West Side Community Center at 125 S. Railroad St. in Medaryville. Transportation is available. Call 219-843-5600 to make arrangements.

Saturday, May 15

• Italian beef, 4-7 p.m., and All American raffle drawing, 7 p.m., VFW Post 1728, 1066 S. U.S. 35, Winamac.

Monday, May 17

• Don’t miss mental health Monday and games, at the Pulaski County Human Services Von Tobel Community Center at 115 W. Pearl St. in Winamac. Transportation is available. Call 574-946-6500 to make arrangements.

• Don’t miss mental health Monday and games at the Pulaski County Human Services West Side Community Center at 125 S. Railroad St. in Medaryville. Transportation is available. Call 219-843-5600 to make arrangements.

Tuesday, May 18

Absolute INDOT surplus auction, 1651 N. U.S. 35, Winamac, by auctioneer Nic Smock of the Don Smock Auction Company Inc., with online bidding available at proxibid.com.

• Get communicating on talking Tuesday, and bingo at the Pulaski County Human Services Von Tobel Community Center at 115 W. Pearl St. in Winamac. Transportation is available. Call 574-946-6500 to make arrangements.

• Don’t miss nutrition education with Purdue Extension at the Pulaski County Human Services West Side Community Center at 125 S. Railroad St. in Medaryville. Transportation is available. Call 219-843-5600 to make arrangements.

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

Wednesday, May 19

• Jessica Riffle, Fulton County Purdue Extension Educator, will share information about “The Importance of Sleep,” 11 a.m., at Kewanna-Union Township Public Library.  

Blood drive, 11:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m., Knights of Columbus, through the American Red Cross. Call 800-733-2767 or visit redcrossblood.com and enter kofcwin to schedule an appointment.

• Get moving with exercise by Marietta, at the Pulaski County Human Services Von Tobel Community Center at 115 W. Pearl St. in Winamac. Transportation is available. Call 574-946-6500 to make arrangements.

• Don’t miss workout Wednesday at the Pulaski County Human Services West Side Community Center at 125 S. Railroad St. in Medaryville. Transportation is available. Call 219-843-5600 to make arrangements.

Thursday, May 20

• Enjoy thirsty Thursday, at the Pulaski County Human Services Von Tobel Community Center at 115 W. Pearl St. in Winamac. Transportation is available. Call 574-946-6500 to make arrangements.

• Don’t miss thirsty Thursday and music at the Pulaski County Human Services West Side Community Center at 125 S. Railroad St. in Medaryville. Transportation is available. Call 219-843-5600 to make arrangements.

Friday, May 21

• Have a laugh during funny Friday games, at the Pulaski County Human Services Von Tobel Community Center at 115 W. Pearl St. in Winamac. Transportation is available. Call 574-946-6500 to make arrangements.

• Enjoy funny Friday games and learn from nutrition education at the Pulaski County Human Services West Side Community Center at 125 S. Railroad St. in Medaryville. Transportation is available. Call 219-843-5600 to make arrangements.

• VFW Post 1728, 1066 S. U.S. 35, Winamac, steak and shrimp fry, 4-7 p.m., plus Steve Michaels Entertainment, 6-9 p.m.

Saturday, May 22

Military flag placement, 9 a.m., Polish sausage served 4-7 p.m., and All American raffle, 7 p.m., VFW Post 1728, 1066 S. U.S. 35, Winamac.

Monday, May 24

• Don’t miss mental health Monday at the Pulaski County Human Services West Side Community Center at 125 S. Railroad St. in Medaryville. Transportation is available. Call 219-843-5600 to make arrangements.

Tuesday, May 25

Deadline for applications, 4 p.m., for the second round of the Pulaski County COVID-19 Small Business Grant Program. Visit www.advancepulaski.org/covidgrant
for application, eligibility requirements and the scoring matrix.

• Get communicating on talking Tuesday, at the Pulaski County Human Services Von Tobel Community Center at 115 W. Pearl St. in Winamac. Transportation is available. Call 574-946-6500 to make arrangements.

• Don’t miss talking Tuesday and socializing at the Pulaski County Human Services West Side Community Center at 125 S. Railroad St. in Medaryville. Transportation is available. Call 219-843-5600 to make arrangements.

Wednesday, May 26

• Get moving with exercise by Marietta, at the Pulaski County Human Services Von Tobel Community Center at 115 W. Pearl St. in Winamac. Transportation is available. Call 574-946-6500 to make arrangements.

• Don’t miss workout Wednesday at the Pulaski County Human Services West Side Community Center at 125 S. Railroad St. in Medaryville. Transportation is available. Call 219-843-5600 to make arrangements.

Thursday, May 27

• Enjoy thirsty Thursday, at the Pulaski County Human Services Von Tobel Community Center at 115 W. Pearl St. in Winamac. Transportation is available. Call 574-946-6500 to make arrangements.

• Don’t miss thirsty Thursday at the Pulaski County Human Services West Side Community Center at 125 S. Railroad St. in Medaryville. Transportation is available. Call 219-843-5600 to make arrangements.

Craft time, 4 p.m., at Kewanna-Union Township Public Library.  

Friday, May 28

• Don’t miss the senior picnic and resource fair, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., with the Pulaski County Human Services Von Tobel Community Center at the Winamac town park. Transportation is available. Call 574-946-6500 to make arrangements. The board of directors meeting will be at 10 a.m.

• VFW Post 1728, 1066 S. U.S. 35, Winamac, fish, shrimp and from legs, 4-7 p.m.

Sunday, May 30

• Congratulations to West Central High School’s Class of 2021, who celebrate with commencement exercises beginning at 2 p.m. 

Monday, May 31

• Pulaski County Human Services Von Tobel Community Center at 115 W. Pearl St. in Winamac, closed for Memorial Day.  

Thursday, June 1

Deadline to apply for the Town of Winamac’s COVID-19 small business grant program. Applications can be picked at up town hall, 120 W. Main St., Winamac, or online at www.townofwinamac.com.

Friday, June 4

• Congratulations to Winamac Community High School’s Class of 2021, with commencement at 7 p.m. at the football field.

Monday, June 14

Bid deadline for the Elizabeth “Betty” Graves Revocable Living Trust Farm Auction through Kevin Tankersley Law Office, 1600 S. U.S. 35, Winamac.

Sunday, June 20

Notices

• Pulaski County Human Services Food Pantry hours are 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday by curbside pickup. Call 574-946-6500 to schedule pickup or come to 115 W. Pearl St., Winamac, and ring the bell.

• Eastern Pulaski Elementary School Kindergarten Registration is going on now. Children must be 5 years old on or before August 1. Call 574-946-3955 to enroll.

• Contact Pulaski County Human Services at 574-946-6500 to take part in the Energy Assistance, rent or other assistance programs. Applications are available.

• Memorial Day is May 31 and the VFW Flag Fund is in need of help. If you would like to donate, make your check payable to the VFW Flag Fund. Call 574-946-6733 for more information.

• The Pulaski County Public Library is back open. For the latest service status, visit www.pulaskicounty.lib.in.us or call 574-946-3432.

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

• 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.

• 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.

• Kewanna-Union Township Public Library has new lobby hours. Computer access and print services are available. New hours are Tuesday and Wednesday, 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.

• 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.

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?

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.

Teens N Tweens at 4 p.m. on Tuesdays. 

Back to the Past with local historian Bob Clyde on the fourth Thursday of the month, 11 a.m.

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

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

Pulaski County Journal

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