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Entries for November 2017

Holly Days Marketplace Continues Each Weekend In November

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on Thursday, November 16, 2017
Holly Days Marketplace Continues Each Weekend In November
The Holly Days Marketplace continues every weekend in November at the Pendleton Art Center, 201 Main Street in Rising Sun.  Enjoy arts, crafts, photography, musical instruments, soaps and more on Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Sundays from noon to 4 p.m. Admission is free.  Call 812-438-4933 for more information.  The event is sponsored in part by the City of Rising Sun and the Ohio County Community Foundation.  

Shop Small in Rising Sun Saturday, November 25

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on Wednesday, November 15, 2017
Shop Small in Rising Sun Saturday, November 25
Looking for the perfect Christmas gift for a family member? "Shop Small" in Rising Sun, Indiana on Saturday, November 25.  See what these great local businesses have to offer: Amber's Antiques and Eclectic Treasures, Bear Branch MusicWorks, DeVille's Rising Sun Pharmacy, Fiekerts Homestead Wines, Flowers by Vicki, Heavenly Hands Massage, June Retreat, Lydia's Earthly Delights, Mondary Metalworks, Neaman Floral, Pendleton Art Center, Paradox City...
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Santa Arrives In Rising Sun by Seaplane Friday, December 1

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on Wednesday, November 15, 2017
Santa Arrives In Rising Sun by Seaplane Friday, December 1
Santa Claus is scheduled to arrive in downtown Rising Sun, Indiana by Mac’s Seaplane Service on Friday, December 1 at 5:00 p.m. The public is invited to watch his arrival at Rising Sun Riverfront Park on Front Street. In case of unsafe weather or river conditions, Santa will arrive by fire truck at the same location. From the riverfront, Santa will walk to the City’s Pavilion and be welcomed with music performed by the Rising Sun Shiner Pride Band as he lights the official Christmas tree. Movi...
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Two Jobs Available at OMI Industries

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on Monday, November 13, 2017
Two Jobs Available at OMI Industries
OMI Industries in Rising Sun has two job openings. The first is a part-time position for a CAD Drafter. Job Description: Rapidly growing manufacturer of powered equipment in Rising Sun, Indiana is seeking a CAD Drafter for its Equipment Division.  This will be a paid, part-time position. Anticipated need is 2-4 days per week.  Days/hrs can vary but work must be on-site and between 8-5, M-F.  This person will be closely supervised and will be given detaile...
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Novelty Bingo Returns to American Legion December 3

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on Tuesday, November 07, 2017
Novelty Bingo Returns to American Legion December 3
The Rising Sun American Legion Auxiliary Post 59 will host its annual Novelty Bingo event on Sunday, December 3 in the basement of the Legion at 110 Main Street. This is a non-smoking area. Doors open at 12 pm with play to follow at 1 pm. Refreshments will be available. Novelty items include a wide variety of donations from area businesses, community groups and individuals. To make a donation, inquire about volunteering or for further information, please contact Jillian at 812-584-0085. Th...
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Ohio County Rescue's Pulled Pork BBQ Dinner is Nov. 18

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on Tuesday, November 07, 2017
Ohio County Rescue's Pulled Pork BBQ Dinner is Nov. 18
Ohio County Rescue Services, Inc. is hosting its First Annual Pulled Pork BBQ Dinner on Saturday, November 18 at the rescue building, 121 South High Street, in Rising Sun.  Dinners will be served from 11 a..m. until sold out.   The $6 dinners include: a pulled pork sandwich, coleslaw, chips and a drink (tea, lemonade or water). You can purchase a dessert for $1 more or get the sandwich by itself for $3. If you have any questions, please call 812-438-3100.

Train Show November 18-December 31

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on Thursday, November 02, 2017
Train Show November 18-December 31
The Southeastern Indiana Model Train Association, Inc. will present its 5th Annual Christmas Train Show at Rising Sun's Heritage Hall, 214 Main Street, from November 18-December 31. From November 18 through December 17, the display will be open every Thursday through Sunday from 11 am to 5 pm.   From December 18 through December 31, the display will be open daily (excluding Christmas Day) from 11 am to 5 pm.  For more information, please call 812-756-0654.

Grandparents Raising Healthy Grandkids

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on Wednesday, November 01, 2017
Grandparents Raising Healthy Grandkids
Purdue Extension-Ohio County is sponsoring The Grandparent Garden, a series of meetings about grandparents raising healthy grandkids.  They will be held from 12 to 1 pm each Wednesday from November 29 through December 20 at the Ohio County Public Library. Topics each week include: November 29- The Adjustment and Setting Boundaries. December 6- Finances. Can I afford this? December 13- Technology. Tablets, Cyber Bullying and Apps. December 20- Budget Friendly Snacks and Meals. To RSVP ...
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4-H Junior Leaders Bake Sale

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on Wednesday, November 01, 2017
4-H Junior Leaders Bake Sale
The Ohio County 4-H Junior Leaders Bake Sale is Saturday, November 18 from 10 am to 1 pm at Tandy's IGA in Rising Sun.  All proceeds will help the Junior Leaders support kids in need this holiday season.