• Stories from the Historical Museum Stories from the Historical Museum Tune into Wayne County Connection, Tuesday at 6:00 p.m. on WGTV, Channel 11.
  • Joseph Moore Museum Open House Joseph Moore Museum Open House Saturday, February 28 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. FREE!
  • Ducks in Glen Miller Park Ducks in Glen Miller Park



Graphic: MANGO at MRL


Morrisson-Reeves Library is now offering Mángo Languages online language-learning system FREE to its patrons. Each lesson combines real life situations and audio from native speakers with simple, clear instructions. With MÁNGO you'll have access to 60 foreign language courses and 17 English courses taught completely in the user's native language.

Photo: Webster Trailhead - Cardinal Greenway

Cardinal Greenways

Did you know the Cardinal Greenways trail is Indiana's longest recreational trail, spanning from Richmond to Marion? This well-loved trail is maintained by volunteers and needs your support. If you are interested in becoming a volunteer or donating to the Wayne County section of the trail, contact Denise Retz at 765.977.2886.

Graphic: ArbQuest at Hayes Arboretum

Hayes Arboretum News

Spring is near! Hayes Arboretum's east side trails will open on Sunday, March 1 and the brochure of summer children's classes is avaialable for download. Plus, Hayes Arboretum wants to know how they can better serve the community. They invite you to fill out this survey!

What's Happening in Wayne County?

Open House at the Joseph Moore Museum - Saturday, February 28 from 10am-5pm

Mastodon and Dire WolfGo behind the scenes at the Joseph Moore Museum and do one time only activities: dig for fossils, see a planetarium show, make passenger pigeon origami, find out how much would you weigh on Mars, play the Ancient Egyptian games, and enjoy unique selfie opportunities. FREE! The Joseph Moore Museum is located in Dennis Hall on the Earlham College Campus, 801 National Road West, Richmond. For more information, call 765.983.1303.

The Lion, The Witch, and the Wardrobe - at RCT

narnia livesAdapted from the classic fantasy novel, this Stage One play features the amazing adventures of young Peter, Susan, Edmund, and Lucy begin when they arrive at the country house of a professor and discover that an old wardrobe is actually the entrance into the magical land of Narnia! There they meet some amazing mythical beings, finding themselves in the midst of a great battle between the lion King Aslan and the evil White Witch! On stage at Richmond Civic Theatre, 1003 East Main Street, Richmond. Two shows, February 28th at 6:00 p.m. and March 1 at 2:00 p.m. Tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for children. For more information, call 765.962.1816.

Black History Month Movies at Townsend Center - Friday, February 27th

Townsend Community CenterTownsend Center invites you to enjoy a movie night on February 27th, featuring movies by or about African-Americans. Movies are free, concessions will be available for sale. 6:00 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. at the Townsend Community Center, 855 North 12th Street, Richmond. For more information, call 765.965.5800.

Climbing PoeTree at Earlham College on Friday, February 27th

Ceiling at Goddard AuditoriumClimbing PoeTree is the combined force of Alixa Garcia and Naima Penniman. At the forefront of the social and environmental justice movement, for the last decade the internationally touring duo has been sharpening their art as a tool for popular education, community organizing, and personal transformation. Their award-winning performance is composed of dual-voice spoken word poetry, hip hop, and multi-media theatre that aims to dissolve apathy, cultivate hope, exposes injustice, and heal inner trauma so that as a global community we may begin to cope with and face our pressing issues. This performance takes place in Goddard Auditorium, Carpenter Hall, Earlham College, 801 National Road West, Richmond. $10 for adults, $5 for seniors and children under 18. For more information, call 765.983.1474.

Red Dress Ball - February 28, 2015

Logo: Reid Red Dress Ball Shine your shoes and get out your feathers! This year's Red Dress Ball is Puttin' on the Ritz – Gatsby Style! Mark your calendars and gather your friends for a fun night out on Saturday, February 28th at the Kulman Center and support Reid Heart Services. Tickets are on sale now for $75/person.

Fill Out Your FAFSA - Indiana FAFSA Due March 10th!

Logo:  FAFSAConsidering college? High school seniors, college students and adults should plan on filling out the FAFSA. Indiana residents should submit the form prior to March 10th. Area high schools will be holding workshops to answer questions. Check with your high school guidance counselor for times and locations or call Christy at 765.973.8328.


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  • This Month
Friday, February 27
• Solo Exhibition
• Legislative Forum
• Facing Project
• Community Yoga
• Interaction Singles Dance
• Black History Month Movies
• Climbing PoeTree
• SpecialOlympics Exhibition
• Live Music Bric-a-Brac Band
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Did You Know?

The highest point in Indiana is located in Wayne County, northwest of Bethel. At 1,257 feet, it is known as “Hoosier Hill”, but that title is a bit ironic.