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In Volume 07, Issue 12-05

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City of Richmond Launches Updated Website
The City of Richmond has launched a new web site with a new - easier to remember - address.  You can now find them at http://www.richmondindiana.gov

Special Thanks to our retiring Board members
A special thanks to goes out to our recently retiring board members.  Tom Kirk, Lead Librarian at Earlham College served WayNet since its inception in 1997.  He was among the original organizers of this organization.  Jim Bucker of WorkOne retired after six years.  Thanks to both for their time and service to this organizations!

     *Earlham College (http://www.earlham.edu)
     *Richmond WorkOne
(http://www.workonerichmond.org/)

Curious as to who is on the Current WayNet Board?
WayNet's board members, minutes, policies and other business items are posted for public review in our Business Archives section.
     *Business Archives (http://www.waynet.org/waynet/about/default.htm)
     *Board of Directors (http://www.waynet.org/waynet/exe_board.htm)

WayNet welcomes Agee Design
WayNet welcomes new member, Agee Design. Agee Design offers web and print design services as well as photography and video production and editing.
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WayNet Welcomes Denison House
Denison House, offering Bed and Breakfast accommodations at 307 W. Main Street in historic Centerville, Indiana is among WayNet's newest members.  Contact them at (765) 855-3099 or via email at denisonhouse@aol.com.

WayNet HOW TO Center
Wayne County has GREAT talent!  WayNet has tapped the talent of it's members and now brings that knowledge to YOU via the new WayNet How To Center.  Visit the How To Center to learn "How to Gain Visibility on Search Engines", "How to Avoid Mistakes in an Indiana Accident Case" or "How to Build Your Credit Score".  If you are a member of WayNet and want to share your knowledge, just click on the "Submit an Article" button in the How To Center!
     *http://www.waynet.org/howto

Cardinal Greenway Rail Trail Receives Matching Grant
Governor Mitch Daniels announced Tuesday that Cardinal Greenway has been selected as one of five rail trails in Indiana that will receive funds to use toward the matching portion of their federal transportation grant. This will allow engineering work on the segment from Round Barn Road to Davis Myers Road to begin shortly.
     *http://www.waynet.org/talk/talk/messages/26/115.html?1196797130

Holiday Happenings
Take time off from all shopping, baking and present wrapping to enjoy some of these wonderful holiday events!  For details, visit WayNet.org's Community Calendar and click the event.

     *109th Annual Exhibition by Richmond and Area Artists at the Richmond Art Museum.

     *Shop at "Holiday World", an extension of the Church Women United's Thrift Shop at 449 East Main in Hagerstown.

     *Christmas Train Fantasyland at Charlie's Coffee Bar, 416 North 10th Street, from 2 to 8 p.m. Tuesday - Sunday through December (closed Christmas Day).

     *Old Fashioned Christmas Festival - Tuesday evenings until Christmas - in the Historic Richmond Depot District (Fort Wayne Avenue in Richmond).  Be sure to visit the trains (model and ride-on variety) on the 3rd floor of the Richmond Furniture Gallery.

     *Cambridge City Christmas Wonderland Celebration of Lights in Creitz Park Thursday through Sunday from 6 to 11 p.m. ($5.00 donation requested).

     *18th Annual Holiday Parade through Uptown Richmond on Friday, December 7th at 7:00 p.m.

     * Local artists come to display their wares at the Uptown Innovation Center during Art After Hours.

     *Richmond Civic Theatre presents Home for the Holidays: A Musical Celebration on December 7, 8, 9, 14, 15, and 16.  Friday and Saturday shows begin at 7:30 p.m.  Sunday matinee begins at 2:00 p.m.

     * Richmond Family YMCA is having their 2nd Annual Comedy Night featuring Drew Hastings from the Bob & Tom Comedy Tour along with Geoff Tate. Tickets are $25/person

     *Clear Creek Food Cooperative is having its Annual Holiday Bazaar from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday December 8th. Hear live music, get some hot tea, and buy crafts and gifts.

     *Enjoy a small town Christmas celebration from 4:30 to 8:30 p.m. during Christmas in Centerville on Saturday,  December 8th.

     *Tour the Lauramore Friends Home during an 80th Anniversary Celebration.  Enjoy a historical talk, music and refreshments from 2 to 4 p.m. on Sunday, December 9th.

     *Gaar House and Farm Museum will be decorated for Christmas and open for tours on December 9th, and 16th. Tours will be available on the hour at 1:00 p.m., 2:00 p.m., 3:00 p.m. and 4:00 p.m. $6.00 for Adults and $2.00 for 18 and under.

 

 

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