Community Calendar

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Saturday, June 25 - Thursday, June 30

Visit the 4-H Fair Booth, Pulaski County Public Library, 4-8 p.m., Pulaski County 4-H and Community Fair.

Thursday, June 30

4-H Cat and Pet Pals Show, 8:30 a.m., Entertainment Stage, located at Pulaski County 4-H and Community Fair.

4-H Dog Agility Show, 10 a.m., Dog Park, located at Pulaski County 4-H and Community Fair.

Preschool Story Time, Pulaski County Public Library, 10:30 a.m., 121 S. Riverside Dr., Winamac.

Free Youth Summer Lunches, Kewanna Union Township Public Library, noon-1 p.m., 210 E. Main St., Kewanna. 

Cookies and Canvas, Kewanna Union Township Public Library, 4 p.m., 210 E. Main St., Kewanna.

Francesville Farmers Market, 5-7 p.m., Downtown Gazebo.

4-H Auction, 6 p.m., 4-H Show Arena, located at Pulaski County 4-H and Community Fair.

2022 Pulaski County 4-H and Community Fair Ends.

Bingo, Washington Township Fire Department, 6:30 p.m. central time, corner of State Rd. 23 and Division Rd., Knox. 

Friday, July 1

Winamac Town Yard Sales Registration Deadline, No late forms will be accepted, Pulaski County Chamber of Commerce, Drop box located at H&R Block or send to PO Box 113, Winamac. 

Buyer Pick Up, Olson Auctions Online Only Auction, 10 a.m.-7 p.m., 259 S. 700 W., Winamac, olsonauctions.hibid.com.

Magic Bus, Concert in the Park, 7-10 p.m. CDT, Wythogan Park, Knox, tribute to 1960s Woodstock Era.

Saturday, July 2

Winamac Farmers Market, 9 a.m.-noon, Courthouse Square.

Knox Family Fun Day Parade, 1 p.m. CDT, Wythogan Park, Knox.

Knox Family Fun Day, Gates open at 2 p.m. CDT, Wythogan Park, Knox.

BS Unplugged, Concert in the Park, 6-9 p.m. CDT, Wythogan Park, Knox, classic, hard driving rock and country.

38th Annual Bi-County Classic Truck and Tractor Pull, Richland Center Pullers, Inc., 7 p.m., Fulton County 4-H Fairgrounds, Rochester.

Knox Family Fun Day Fireworks Show, 9:30 p.m. CDT, Wythogan Park, Knox.

Monday, July 4

Independence Day

Winamac VFW Post 1728 club opens, 2 p.m., 1066 S. U.S. 35, Winamac.

Snack Pack Meal, Winamac VFW Post 1728, 4-7 p.m., 1066 S. U.S. 35, Winamac, bring your chairs and stay for the fireworks.

Line Dancing and Lessons, Winamac VFW Post 1728, 7-9 p.m., 1066 S. U.S. 35, Winamac.

Winamac Fourth of July Fireworks, after dusk, located at Eastern Pulaski Community School Corporation. 

Tuesday, July 5

Free Youth Summer Lunches, Kewanna Union Township Public Library, noon-1 p.m., 210 E. Main St., Kewanna. 

Teens N Tweens Art Club, Kewanna Union Township Public Library, 4 p.m., 210 E. Main St., Kewanna.

Line Dancing and Lessons, Winamac VFW Post 1728, 7-9 p.m., 1066 S. U.S. 35, Winamac.

Wednesday, July 6

Making Mozzarella Cheese, Kewanna Union Township Public Library, 11 a.m., 210 E. Main St., Kewanna.

Free Youth Summer Lunches, Kewanna Union Township Public Library, noon-1 p.m., 210 E. Main St., Kewanna. 

Jumbo Wings, Wedges, and Pasta Salad, Winamac VFW Post 1728, 4:30-7 p.m., 1066 S. U.S. 35, Winamac.

Thursday, July 7

Dancing Through the Summer, Public County Public Library, 11 a.m.-noon in Winamac, 2-3 p.m. in Medaryville.

Free Youth Summer Lunches, Kewanna Union Township Public Library, noon-1 p.m., 210 E. Main St., Kewanna. 

Summer Reading Camp Crafts and Activities, Kewanna Union Township Public Library, 4 p.m., 210 E. Main St., Kewanna.

Beach Party, Kewanna Union Township Public Library, 5 p.m., 210 E. Main St., Kewanna.

Francesville Farmers Market, 5-7 p.m., Downtown Gazebo.

Bingo, Washington Township Fire Department, 6:30 p.m. central time, corner of State Rd. 23 and Division Rd., Knox. 

Friday, July 8

Town of Winamac Cleanup Day, 7:30 a.m.-4 p.m., The Winamac Municipal Complex, 623 W. 11th St., Winamac.

MBG, Concert in the Park, 7-10 p.m. CDT, Wythogan Park, Knox, solid mix from the 50s to the 80s country and rock hits.

Saturday, July 9

Town of Winamac Cleanup Day, 8 a.m.-noon, The Winamac Municipal Complex, 623 W. 11th St., Winamac.

Winamac Farmers Market, 9 a.m.-noon, Courthouse Square.

Property Inspection, Ag Exchange Farm Real Estate, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. CST, 295 N. 1650 W. Medaryville.

Second Saturday Coloring Circle, Kewanna Union Township Public Library, 11 a.m., 210 E. Main St., Kewanna.

Queen of Hearts Raffle, Winamac VFW Post 1728, 7 p.m., 1066 S. U.S. 35, Winamac.

Sunday, July 10 - Saturday, July 16

Visit the 4-H Fair Booth, Kewanna Union Township Public Library, Fulton County Fair.

Sunday, July 10

Firearm Auction, Rogers Auction, 11 a.m., Rogers Auction House, 119 S. Chicago St., Royal Center.

Monday, July 11

Zak’s Tech Time, Kewanna Union Township Public Library, 10 a.m.-noon, 210 E. Main St., Kewanna.

Line Dancing and Lessons, Winamac VFW Post 1728, 7-9 p.m., 1066 S. U.S. 35, Winamac.

Tuesday, July 12

Free Youth Summer Lunches, Kewanna Union Township Public Library, noon-1 p.m., 210 E. Main St., Kewanna. 

Line Dancing and Lessons, Winamac VFW Post 1728, 7-9 p.m., 1066 S. U.S. 35, Winamac.

Wednesday, July 13

Trivia Time, Kewanna Union Township Public Library, 11 a.m., 210 E. Main St., Kewanna.

Free Youth Summer Lunches, Kewanna Union Township Public Library, noon-1 p.m., 210 E. Main St., Kewanna. 

Adult Book Club, Kewanna Union Township Public Library, 2 p.m., 210 E. Main St., Kewanna.

Jumbo Wings, Wedges, and Pasta Salad, Winamac VFW Post 1728, 4:30-7 p.m., 1066 S. U.S. 35, Winamac.

Preview Night and Winamac Corner Delli Pulled Pork Dinner, Northern Indiana Power From the Past, 4:30-7:30 p.m., Winamac Town Park.

Estate Planning Workshop, Murray Law, 6-8 p.m., 107 E. Main St., Winamac. 

Thursday, July 14

Dancing Through the Summer, Public County Public Library, 11 a.m.-noon in Winamac, 2-3 p.m. in Medaryville.

Free Youth Summer Lunches, Kewanna Union Township Public Library, noon-1 p.m., 210 E. Main St., Kewanna. 

Summer Reading Camp Crafts and Activities, Kewanna Union Township Public Library, 4 p.m., 210 E. Main St., Kewanna.

Francesville Farmers Market, 5-7 p.m., Downtown Gazebo.

Annual Meeting, Northern Indiana Power From the Past, 6 p.m., Winamac Town Park.

Land Auction, Ag Exchange Farm Real Estate, 6:30 p.m. CST, The Farmhouse Restaurant and Conference Center, 754 N. 600 E., Fair Oaks.

Skillet Toss, Northern Indiana Power From the Past, 7 p.m., Winamac Town Park.

Branson Eber Music, Northern Indiana Power From the Past, 7-11 p.m., Winamac Town Park.

Bingo, Washington Township Fire Department, 6:30 p.m. central time, corner of State Rd. 23 and Division Rd., Knox. 

Friday, July 15

Winamac Town Yard Sales, organized by the Pulaski County Chamber of Commerce, yard sales maps may be picked up at the Winamac Town Office, INKsignia Tattoo Studio, Pulaski County Journal, Family Express, and downtown during the Farmers Market. 

Cody Ikerd and the Sidewinders, Concert in the Park, 7-10 p.m. CDT, Wythogan Park, Knox, pure country music artist and band from southern Indiana.

Mudhound Revival, Northern Indiana Power From the Past, 7-11 p.m., Winamac Town Park.

Saturday, July 16

Winamac Town Yard Sales, organized by the Pulaski County Chamber of Commerce, yard sales maps may be picked up at the Winamac Town Office, INKsignia Tattoo Studio, Pulaski County Journal, Family Express, and downtown during the Farmers Market. 

Pancakes and Sausage Breakfast, Winamac Volunteer Fire Department, 6-11 a.m., 120 W. Main St., Winamac, free will donation.

Winamac Farmers Market, 9 a.m.-noon, Courthouse Square.

Live Entertainment on Main Stage, Northern Indiana Power From the Past, 11 a.m.-1 p.m., Winamac Town Park.

Street Party, Tippy’s Bar and Grill, 4 p.m., 200 N. Monticello St., Winamac.

Horse and Mule Pullers Association, Northern Indiana Power From the Past, 7 p.m., Winamac Town Park.

The Grace Scott Band, Tippy’s Bar and Grill, 7 p.m., 200 N. Monticello St., Winamac.

Queen of Hearts Raffle, Winamac VFW Post 1728, 7 p.m., 1066 S. U.S. 35, Winamac.

Jerod Bolt, Northern Indiana Power From the Past, 7-11 p.m., Winamac Town Park.

Sunday, July 17

Winamac Town Yard Sales, organized by the Pulaski County Chamber of Commerce, yard sales maps may be picked up at the Winamac Town Office, INKsignia Tattoo Studio, Pulaski County Journal, Family Express, and downtown during the Farmers Market. 

Worship Services, Northern Indiana Power From the Past, 8 a.m., Winamac Town Park.

Corn Hole Tournament, Northern Indiana Power From the Past, Winamac Town Park.

Car Show, Northern Indiana Power From the Past, 8 a.m.-3 p.m., Winamac Town Park.

Monday, July 18

Line Dancing and Lessons, Winamac VFW Post 1728, 7-9 p.m., 1066 S. U.S. 35, Winamac.

Tuesday, July 19

Free Youth Summer Lunches, Kewanna Union Township Public Library, noon-1 p.m., 210 E. Main St., Kewanna. 

Line Dancing and Lessons, Winamac VFW Post 1728, 7-9 p.m., 1066 S. U.S. 35, Winamac.

Wednesday, July 20

Nutrition Program, Kewanna Union Township Public Library, 11 a.m., 210 E. Main St., Kewanna.

Free Youth Summer Lunches, Kewanna Union Township Public Library, noon-1 p.m., 210 E. Main St., Kewanna. 

Jumbo Wings, Wedges, and Pasta Salad, Winamac VFW Post 1728, 4:30-7 p.m., 1066 S. U.S. 35, Winamac.

Thursday, July 21

Dancing Through the Summer, Public County Public Library, 11 a.m.-noon in Winamac, 2-3 p.m. in Medaryville.

Free Youth Summer Lunches, Kewanna Union Township Public Library, noon-1 p.m., 210 E. Main St., Kewanna. 

Summer Reading Camp Crafts and Activities, Kewanna Union Township Public Library, 4 p.m., 210 E. Main St., Kewanna.

Ice Cream Social, Kewanna Union Township Public Library, 5 p.m., 210 E. Main St., Kewanna.

Francesville Farmers Market, 5-7 p.m., Downtown Gazebo.

Bingo, Washington Township Fire Department, 6:30 p.m. central time, corner of State Rd. 23 and Division Rd., Knox. 

Friday, July 22

Wildheart Band, Concert in the Park, 7-10 p.m. CDT, Wythogan Park, Knox, classic rock, country, southern rock and blues.

Saturday, July 23

Youth Summer Reading “Ocean of Possibilities” Ends, Kewanna Union Township Public Library, 210 E. Main St., Kewanna.

Winamac Farmers Market, 9 a.m.-noon, Courthouse Square.

Queen of Hearts Raffle, Winamac VFW Post 1728, 7 p.m., 1066 S. U.S. 35, Winamac.

Monday, July 25

Zak’s Tech Time, Kewanna Union Township Public Library, 10 a.m.-noon, 210 E. Main St., Kewanna.

Library Board Meeting, Kewanna Union Township Public Library, 6 p.m., 210 E. Main St., Kewanna.

Line Dancing and Lessons, Winamac VFW Post 1728, 7-9 p.m., 1066 S. U.S. 35, Winamac.

Tuesday, July 26

Teen Cuisine, Kewanna Union Township Public Library, 4 p.m., 210 E. Main St., Kewanna.

Line Dancing and Lessons, Winamac VFW Post 1728, 7-9 p.m., 1066 S. U.S. 35, Winamac.

Wednesday, July 27

Back to the Past: Our Kewanna, Kewanna Union Township Public Library, 11 a.m., 210 E. Main St., Kewanna.

Jumbo Wings, Wedges, and Pasta Salad, Winamac VFW Post 1728, 4:30-7 p.m., 1066 S. U.S. 35, Winamac.

Thursday, July 28

Summer Reading Celebration, Kewanna Union Township Public Library, 5 p.m., 210 E. Main St., Kewanna.

Francesville Farmers Market, 5-7 p.m., Downtown Gazebo.

Bingo, Washington Township Fire Department, 6:30 p.m. central time, corner of State Rd. 23 and Division Rd., Knox. 

Friday, July 29

Chronic Flannel, Concert in the Park, 7-10 p.m. CDT, Wythogan Park, Knox, rock, hip-hop and reggae hits from 90s to early 2000.

Saturday, July 30

Story Time, Kewanna Union Township Public Library, 11 a.m., 210 E. Main St., Kewanna.

Winamac Farmers Market, 9 a.m.-noon, Courthouse Square.

Thursday, August 4

Francesville Farmers Market, 5-7 p.m., Downtown Gazebo.

Bingo, Washington Township Fire Department, 6:30 p.m. central time, corner of State Rd. 23 and Division Rd., Knox. 

Saturday, August 6

Winamac Farmers Market, 9 a.m.-noon, Courthouse Square.

Annual San Pierre Spirit of Summer Festival arts and crafts and food vendors, 9 a.m. CDT, San Pierre Town Park between Eliza St. and Pheobe St., San Pierre. 

Dog Face Bridge 5k Run/Walk, Annual San Pierre Spirit of Summer Festival, Registration 8:30 a.m. CDT, Run begins 9 a.m., San Pierre Town Park between Eliza St. and Pheobe St., San Pierre.

Car and Bike Show, Annual San Pierre Spirit of Summer Festival, Registration 10 a.m. CDT, Judging begins noon, San Pierre Town Park between Eliza St. and Pheobe St., San Pierre.

Corn Hole Tournament, Annual San Pierre Spirit of Summer Festival, Registration 10 a.m. CDT, Begins noon, San Pierre Town Park between Eliza St. and Pheobe St., San Pierre.

DJ Kyle Lew, Annual San Pierre Spirit of Summer Festival, 10 a.m.-1 p.m., San Pierre Town Park between Eliza St. and Pheobe St., San Pierre.

DJ Nawty, Annual San Pierre Spirit of Summer Festival, 1 p.m.-4 p.m., San Pierre Town Park between Eliza St. and Pheobe St., San Pierre.

Wednesday, August 10

Estate Planning Workshop, Murray Law, 6-8 p.m., 107 E. Main St., Winamac. 

Saturday, August 13

4th Annual River Cleanup, noon, 5 different groups, Call Beth 574-595-5006.

Frank Foster, Concert in the Park, 8 p.m. CDT, Wythogan Park, Knox, hot country music straight out of Nashville.

Saturday, August 27

Gone in 60 Seconds, Movie in the Park, 8:30 p.m. CDT, Wythogan Park, Knox.

Monday, September 5

Labor Day

Saturday, September 10

Fall Bash, featuring Rock America, Concert in the Park, 6-9 p.m. CDT, Wythogan Park, Knox.

Sunday, January 15

Farm Toy Show, Northern Indiana Power from the Past, Winamac Town Park, www.winamacpowershow.com.

Local Food Pantries

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.

Winamac Nazarene Church Neighbor to Neighbor Compassionate Ministries food pantry is open, 9 a.m. to 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. Call 574-946-7637.

Star City United Methodist Church hosts the Bread of Life Food Pantry every third Saturday from 10 to 11 a.m. Only Pulaski County residents are eligible. Please provide your own boxes and baskets for the items.

Volunteer Opportunities

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.

Monthly Meetings

REACT meetings are held the first Monday of the month at the Pulaski Memorial Hospital boardroom at 7 p.m.

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

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

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

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.

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 Pulaski County Library hosts a book club on the second Friday of each month at 2:30. To sign up, call the library at 574-946-3432.

What’s going on at the Pulaski County Public Library?

The library is excited to announce its newest digital service, Kanopy. Kanopy is a new library service that allows you to stream movies and TV shows with your library card. The collection contains over 30,000 titles that inspire, entertain, and enrich. Visit the library website to learn more and get started.

The library’s kids’ Summer Reading program is underway. This year’s program is about the joy of reading and discovering books. Children ages 3–18 can participate and sign-up at the library anytime in June. The library’s adult Summer Reading program will be happening in July.

Each Wednesday at 10 a.m., the library hosts an informal Coffee & Conversation gathering in its new café/lounge. Coffee is provided, and participants are welcome to bring their own drinks, as well. All are welcome.

This summer, drop in for Make and Take Kids Craft every Friday. Stop by either 11 a.m.-noon or 4:30-5:30 p.m. to make the day’s craft—no sign-up required. If you can’t make it Friday, leftover crafts will be available for pick-up the following week while supplies last.

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.

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

2022 Youth Summer Reading Program “Oceans of Possibilities” - All about oceans will be a part of the theme for our young readers this summer. Summer programs will include games, activities, art & craft projects, and more. The 2022 Summer Reading Program is open to young people, birth through 18, with programs, crafts, prize drawings, story times, and lots more. Free youth summer lunches will be served Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday from noon-1 p.m., June 7-July 21. Registration for “Oceans of Possibilities” begins on May 31 and the summer reading program will end on July 23. Kewanna Union Township Public Library is located at 210 E. Main St., Kewanna, IN. 

The Teens N Tweens will be hosting a Beach Party on Thursday, July 7 at 5 p.m. on the Kewanna Union Township Public Library front lawn. There will be games, prizes, snacks, and lots of fun! Plan to attend this Summer Reading “Oceans of Possibilities” special event! Everyone is welcome to attend!

Visit us at the Kewanna Union Township Library Booth during the Fulton County 4-H Fair July 10-16.

Kewanna Union Township Public Library will be celebrating National Ice Cream Month with an Ice Cream Social on Thursday, July 21 at 5 p.m. We will have lots of toppings to make your own sundae. Everyone is welcome to attend! This is a Summer Reading “Oceans of Possibilities” special event!

Local historian, Bob Clyde, will continue his discussion of Kewanna history. Back to the Past: “ Our Kewanna” will be held on Wednesday, July 27 at 11 a.m. Back to the Past is always on the last Wednesday of the month at 11 a.m.

Kewanna Union Township Public Library’s 2022 Summer Reading Celebration will be Thursday, July 28 at 5p.m. All readers active in “Oceans of Possibilities,” our summer reading program, and their families will want to attend. We will be passing out summer reading certificates of completion, giving door prizes, having free give aways, serving snacks, and more. Don’t miss this special event to honor our summer readers. Everyone is welcome to attend! This is a Summer Reading “Oceans of Possibilities” special event!

Coffee & Tea Time is held at 10:30 a.m. every Wednesday morning. Plan to attend our Coffee at Tea Time enjoying time with your neighbors and friends and then stay for Back to the Past “Kewanna”.

Summer Crafts To Go Kits are new and available each week.

Teens N Tweens every Tuesday at 4 p.m. 

Coffee and Tea Time every Wednesday at 10:30 a.m.

Lego Club every Wednesday at 4 p.m.

Kids Night every Thursday at 4 p.m.

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

Back to the Past is held on the last Wednesday of the month at 11 a.m.

Notices

Pulaski County Human Services and Northwest Indiana Community Action are pleased to announce Meals On Wheels of Northwest Indiana is the new caterer for senior meals at both of the centers. If you are 60 or older, order your meal today, Monday through Friday from 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. 

Arrowhead Country Public Transit Pulaski County Human Services operates 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday. Call 574-946-6500.

Contact Pulaski County Human Services at 574-946-6500 to take part in the Energy Assistance Program. Rent or other assistance applications are available at Pulaski County Human Services.

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.

Free pregnancy tests are available at the Health Department. Tests are available for individuals who need an official confirmation for insurance purposes, or for individuals who just need/want a free test. Walk-ins are welcome, but appointments are recommended by calling 574-946-6080.

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.

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.

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.

Did You Know?

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Pulaski County Journal

114 W. Main Street
Winamac, IN 46996

Office Number: (574) 946-6628
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