Goshen News, Goshen, IN

Local News

April 8, 2013

LIBRARY NEWS: Book sale planned in Waky

Wakarusa

Public Library

124 N. Elkhart St., 862-2465

www.wakarusa.lib.in.us


Something new has been added to the Friends of the Library Book Sale.

An advance sale of books will take place April 18 from 6 to 8 p.m. for those who are members of the Friends of the Library. Membership forms will be available at the door.

The Book Sale will continue April 19 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and April 20 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. The library will be closed on April 20, but entry can be gained on the north side of the building.

Story Hour

A blue sea landscape will be created during Story Hour on April 15 and 16 at 10:15 a.m. The theme for these sessions will be the color blue. Registration is required.

Contest winner

Kristen Showalter was the winner in the March drawing contest. The correct number of buttons in the jar was 292. Showalter received four books as her prize.

Prizes

This week is National Library Week. Library staffers will celebrate with a prize to be given away every day. Patrons can enter obtain a drawing slip each day when they check out.

Dial A Story

“An Old Woman and Her Pig” is the Dial A Story selection for this week. This is the story of an old woman and her way of getting home with her pig. Hear this tale by telephoning 862-4441.

Milford

Public Library

101 N. Main St., 658-4312

Dial-A-Story, 658-9540

www.milford.lib.in.us

Spring Story Time


Miss Julie will read the children’s classic, “The Very Hungry Caterpillar” by Eric Carle and other stories about caterpillars during Spring Story Time this week. Children will make crafts to take home and share a snack with their Story Time companions.

Story time is for children ages 3 to 6. Sessions are set for Wednesday at 10:15 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. There will also be a session Thursday at 7 p.m.

Sign up at the children’s desk or by calling 658-4312.

Lapsit

Lapsit will begin at the library Tuesday at 10:15 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. Lapsit is for children ages newborn through 3 years old. Caregivers participate with their infants.

Miss Heidi will be doing finger plays, songs and reading books about creatures that live in a small pond. Sign up by calling 658-4312.

Puzzle project

Library staffers will have a puzzle out on a table upstairs for all puzzle fans to work on.

This puzzle is in memory of Sharon Gilbert, who died in March this year. Gilbert was a member of the Friends of Milford Library. She helped create the new cookbook that is now for sale. Gilbert had many puzzles and enjoyed working on them.

The puzzle will be out starting today.

Text Only
Local News
  • 3rd street fire Cause of fire that injured Goshen woman investigated

    Apartment resident flown to Michigan burn unit

    July 11, 2014 1 Photo

  • Registration now open for annual walk The sixth annual Maple City Walk, hosted by Downtown Goshen Inc., has been set for Sept. 20.The route will include the Maple City Greenway and feature the Pumpkinvine Nature Trail as the core of its 10K, half marathon and marathon course, according t

    July 11, 2014

  • GN140711 House Fire Fire rips through home in Goshen

    GOSHEN — At least one person suffered second-degree burns after an apartment caught on fire in Goshen Thursday night.

    July 10, 2014 1 Photo

  • GN140711 GCS construction plans 2 GCS construction plans get first look GOSHEN — Board members took a first look Thursday at plans for the more than $17 million worth of construction projects planned for Goshen Community Schools.

    July 10, 2014 1 Photo

  • GN140711 Estep mug Elkhart man gets 50 years for armed robberies GOSHEN — An Elkhart man was sentenced to prison Thursday on an armed robbery charge.

    July 10, 2014 1 Photo

  • GN140710 kosciusko county fair 12 The Kosciusko County 4-H Fair is in full swing WARSAW – Food, fun and 4-H were on the menu Wednesday at the Kosciusko County Fair in Warsaw. People enjoyed the delicious foods and 4-H shows, as well as rides and carnival games. Tiffany Tarlton, of Pierceton was at the fair for the third time sinc

    July 9, 2014 3 Photos

  • GN140710 cr 29 and us 6 Disputed U.S. 6 bridge project still a go GOSHEN — Plans continue to move ahead steadily for the construction of a controversial bridge over U.S. 6 at the C.R. 29 intersection near Syracuse.

    July 9, 2014 1 Photo

  • GN140710 goshen college GC's hiring policy topic of meeting GOSHEN — The Goshen Community Relations Commission Tuesday night tried to talk around Goshen College’s policy of not hiring people in same-sex sexual relationships, but then spent considerable time on the topic.

    July 9, 2014 1 Photo

  • NWS GN0709 embrance the pace image Embrace the Pace Days begin Thursday in Nappanee NAPPANEE — Garage sales will start off the annual Embrace the Pace festival that is set for Thursday through Saturday.The event is sponsored each year by the Nappanee Area Chamber of Commerce and its theme is based on enjoying an easy, slow-paced lif

    July 9, 2014 1 Photo

  • NWS GN140709 bristol homecoming image Bristol Homecoming Festival has winter theme BRISTOL — The annual Bristol Homecoming Festival will begin celebrating the heritage and people of the community Thursday. This year’s theme is Winter in July. The event will continue through Saturday.Events will be held at Congdon Park, 200 N. Divis

    July 9, 2014 1 Photo

Parade
Magazine

Click HERE to read all your Parade favorites including Hollywood Wire, Celebrity interviews and photo galleries, Food recipes and cooking tips, Games and lots more.
Poll

Thousands of people flock to downtown Goshen each month for First Fridays, which has steadily strengthened into a Goshen tradition. What is your favorite First Fridays theme?

Fire & Ice Festival (Jaunary)
Crusin’ Reunion (July)
Sandblast! beach volleyball (August)
Arts Tour (November)
Hometown holiday (December)
Other
     View Results
AP Video
More Immigrants Detained Along Rio Grande FIFA Rejects Suarez Appeal Against Biting Ban World Cup Final Pits Argentina Against Germany Obama Responds to Hecklers on Immigration Chimp-attack Victim Lobbies Congress Police: Prostitute Linked to 2nd Death Thousands Attend NYC Firefighter's Funeral Neighbors Mourn Killing of Texas Family Art of Haitian Machete Fighting Revived Israeli-Palestinian Tensions, Attacks Escalate UN Secretary-General Urges Mideast Ceasefire 'Game of Thrones' Leads Emmy Nominees Raw: Australia Hosts Annual Beer Can Regatta At Texas Border, a Daily Tide of Poor Migrants Raw: Rescuers Push Beached Whale Back to Ocean Mass. Mayor: Families Lost Everything in Fire Four Kids, Two Adults Shot Dead Near Houston Connecticut Boy Dies Inside Parked Car Fans Dying to Be Near Jazz Greats Robots Gearing Up for Their Own 'World Cup'