Love INC Unity Feast Aug. 18 at Heritage Hall

The Love In the Name of Christ annual Unity Feast will take place Sunday, Aug. 18, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at First Merchants Bank Heritage Hall at the Huntington County Fairgrounds.

The dinner celebrates a time of fellowship to demonstrate the unity of local churches through the ministry of Love INC.

The menu consists of pulled pork, hot dogs, sides, dessert and a drink.

The cost of the meal is a free will donation. Proceeds benefit Love INC’s community outreach programs.

Christian initiation classes for adults starts Aug. 14

Rite of Christian Initiation for Adults (RCIA) will begin on Wednesday, Aug. 14, at 6:15 p.m. in Fr. Gollner Hall at SS. Peter and Paul Caholoic Church, 860 Cherry St., Huntington.

The group will meet most Wednesday evenings until May 2020.

RCIA is open to those who are already Catholic and would like to deepen their faith and to non-Catholics who would like to learn more about Catholicism or become Catholic.

There is no obligation to continue once a participant has started the RCIA process.

Council to discuss parking

A parking study report will be discussed among items at the Huntington Common Council meeting on Tuesday, Aug. 13, at 7 p.m.

A draft report of the study is posted on the city website.

The meeting will be held at City Council chambers at the City Building, 300 Cherry St., Huntington.

‘Pay It Forward’ is next movie for Wild Wednesday on Aug. 21 at theater

The Huntington County Council on Aging presents the next Wild Wednesday movie, “Pay It Forward,” on Wednesday, Aug. 21, at the Huntington 7 Theater.

Wild Wednesday is a morning at the movies. Theater doors open at 8:30 a.m. and the movie starts at 9 a.m.

Announce Senior Center events for next week

Here is a listing of events happening in August at the Huntington County Senior Center:

Monday, Aug. 12
• Walking group, 8 a.m. to 9 a.m.
• Line dancing, 10 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.
• Chair aerobics, 10:30 a.m. to 11 a.m.

Tuesday, Aug. 13
• Walking group, 8 a.m. to 9 a.m.
• Walk-a-mile in 15 minutes, 10 a.m.
• State Fair trip.

Wednesday, Aug. 14
• Walking group, 8 a.m. to 9 a.m.
• Line dancing, 10 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.
• Chair aerobics, 10:30 a.m. to 11 a.m.

Huntington Catholic School resumes classes next Tuesday

Huntington Catholic School second-grade teacher Mallory Carroll works on making colorful nametags for the new students she is anticipating to be in her classroom when school resumes Tuesday, Aug. 13, for pupils in kindergarten through eighth grade.
Photo by Rebecca Sandlin.

Huntington Catholic School resumes classes on Tuesday, Aug. 13, for students entering kindergarten through eighth grade.
HCS will observe the following start and end times for the 2019-2020 school year:

Primary Building times are:

• Start time (tardy bell)  – 8 a.m.

• 30-minute delay start – 8:30 a.m.

• Regular dismissal time – 2:45 p.m.

Middle Building times are:

• Start time (tardy bell)  – 7:45 a.m.

• 30-minute delay start – 8:15 a.m.

• Regular dismissal time – 2:45 p.m.

SWCD hosting steering committee meetings for two watershed projects

The Huntington County Soil and Water Conservation District (SWCD) is hosting steering committee meetings for the Lower Salamonie River Watershed and Upper Wabash River Watershed projects on Thursday, Aug. 22.

The Lower Salamonie River 319 steering committee meeting will begin at 9 a.m. The Upper Wabash River Watershed Management Plan meeting will follow the Lower Salamonie 319 meeting at 10 a.m. Both meetings will be held at the Huntington County SWCD Office, 2040 Riverfork Drive, Huntington.

Meeting objectives are:

List coming governmental meetings

The following are the governmental meetings for Monday, Aug. 12, through Friday, Aug. 23:

Monday, Aug. 12
5 p.m. - Warren Town Council, Assembly Hall.
6 p.m. - Andrews Town Council, Andrews Municipal Building.
7 p.m. - Roanoke Board of Zoning Appeals, Roanoke Town Court Building.

Tuesday, Aug. 13
5:30 p.m. - Andrews Board of Zoning Appeals, Andrews Town Hall.
7 p.m. - Huntington Common Council, City Building, Second Floor.

Legion taking Fall Festival Parade entries

American Legion Post 160, in Roanoke, is currently accepting entries for the Roanoke Fall Festival Parade, set for Sept. 7.

Entry forms are available at Post 160, located at 1122 N. Main St., Roanoke. Every parade entry must be registered with Post 160 to participate in the event.

The deadline to register is Aug. 31. Completed entry forms should be mailed to American Legion Post 160, 1122 N. Main St., Box 331, Roanoke, IN 46783.


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