• Toy Testers Toy Testers Stop by Veach's Toy Station to see which toys local youngsters picked as their favorites!
  • Students Enjoy the Depot District Students Enjoy the Depot District Did you know there are 10,000+ students enrolled in college classes in Richmond?
  • Veteran's Memorial Park Veteran's Memorial Park A new Navy memorial was dedicated during the Veteran's Day ceremony.

     

 

Photo: Northern Male Cardinal by Craig ONeal

Hoosier Fun Facts

Can you name Indiana's state bird? How about the state flower...or pie?! Visit WayNet's Facts & Fun Information page to learn more about your state, the history of your county, area geology, notable people ... a whole array of fun facts.

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WC Foundation Challenge

From November 11 to 21, your donation to 40 local not-for-profit organizations will be matched by the Wayne County Foundation. Plan your holiday giving or even your membership renewal for this time period and help your favorite local organizations gain increased funds for programs you feel are critical for our community.

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News at Reid

Looking to stay healthy? Reid Hospital wants to help! Keep track of the latest events, classes, therapies, and more on the What's New? section of the Reid site. In addition to news, each month they recognize important volunteers and who can resist a peek at the newest Reid Babies?!

What's Happening in Wayne County?

Children's Craft Workshop - Veach's Toy Station - Sunday, November 23rd

Veach's Toy Test 2014Veach's Toy Station invites you to bring the children to "Create It, Make It, Take It" holiday craft workshop on Sunday, November 23 from 12-4pm. Kids can make ornaments, design a plate or paint a masterpiece to use for gifts, decoration or just for fun! Veach's is located at 715 E. Main Street, Richmond. For more information, call 765.962.5761.

Holiday Art Mart at the Richmond Art Museum

Richmond Art MuseumEach December the Richmond Art Museum invites local and regional artists to participate in a juried miniatures show called the Holiday Art Mart. Artists showcase original works no larger than 5"x7" as well as sculpture, ceramics, and jewelry. This annual exhibit is designed for unique gift giving and to inspire new collectors to buy and collect original art. All the works on display in our lighted hall cases are under $250. Sales support both the artists and RAM. Stop by Richmond Art Museum at 350 Hub Etchison Parkway, Richmond or call 765.966.0256 for more information.

Winter Farmers Market - Saturday, November 22

Winter ProduceEnjoy locally-grown produce, food, art, crafts and more from 11am to 2pm every other Saturday at the Winter Farmer's Market, held at the Elizabeth Starr Academy, 301 North 19th Street, Richmond. For more information, call 765.993.8410.

WayNet Welcomes New Member, Seton Catholic Schools

Logo: Seton Catholic SchoolsSeton Catholic Schools, offers private educational opportunities for boys and girls from pre-kindergarten through grade twelve. Seton provides students of all faiths and beliefs an environment of academic excellence sustained and enriched by the Gospel values of love, faith, justice, and the inherent dignity of each individual. WayNet is pleased to have them as our newest member and to add their link to our Education page.

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Did You Know?

Richmond was long known as "The Rose City" due to being home to Hills' Roses. Founder, E. G. Hill, was a gifted rose hybridizer, and introduced countless roses to the world. Hills' was once known as the largest grower of roses under glass. Hill Floral Products stopped growing roses in 1995.