• Wayne County Chocolate Trail Wayne County Chocolate Trail
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MRL Annual Book Sale

The Friends of Morrisson-Reeves Library are holding their Annual Book Sale this week in the Bard Room at Morrisson-Reeves Library. Stop by for great bargains on puzzles, music, and ....BOOKS! Stop back thoughtout the week as the Friends replenish the stock daily. Friday is half-price day and Saturday is Bag Day!

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Boost 2.0

The buzz was huge after the first Boost event, so you won't want to miss Boost 2.0 on Tuesday, April 22nd! Sponsored by the IU East Scool of Business and Economics Center for Leadership Development, the event is free and open to the public, but reservations are required.

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All Aboard!

Are you looking for a meaningful volunteer opportunity? Ready to serve in a leadership capacity? The "job fair" type atmosphere of All Aboard! is designed to help people who are willing to serve on a board connect with nonprofits that are seeking board members. Connect...and make our community a better place!

What's Happening in Wayne County?

Learn and Grow with Organic Gardening - Wednesday, April 23rd

Garden ArtFeed your mind as well as your body during this special lunch program held at Quaker Hill Conference Center, 10 Quaker Hill Drive, Richmond. Master Gardner, Teri Grossman and Cope Environmentla Center's Program Director, Aubrey Blue, share their organic gardening secrets with you while you enjoy a delicious lunch. Reservations required. $10/person. For more information, call 765.962.5741.

Shakespeare's Birthday - Wednesday, April 23rd from 12 noon to 1:00 p.m.

Painting: ShakespeareCelebrate the Bard's birthday at the Starr-Gennett Logo building in the Whitewater Gorge on Wednesday, April 23rd at 12:00. Representatives from the Richmond Shakespeare Festival production and festival teams will be on hand to share news about what the Festival has in store for its inaugural season. Featured speakers include Dr. Alan Bourff, Superintendent of Richmond Community Schools, and Ray Ontko, RSF Board President. Mayor Sally Hutton will be on hand with a proclamation, and we also expect a visit from a very special guest! Of course, no birthday party would be complete without cake! Stop in, grab a slice, enjoy the festivities, and learn how YOU can be a part of this exciting event coming in June to our community.


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Did You Know?

The first county seat in Wayne County was located in Salisbury, a town that no longer exists. The county seat was moved to Centerville in 1818 and finally to Richmond in 1873.