Free Tax Assistance
FREE tax assistance on Tuesdays and Thursdays though
April 15, 2008 at Morrisson-Reeves Library. AARP
Tax-Aide volunteers will be available from 9:30 a.m. to
4:30 p.m. For speed and efficiency, bring last year's
Birth to Five Playgroups
Five, Inc. has organized playgroups for nearly all
neighborhoods and communities in Wayne County.
This is a great opportunity to help your little ones
learn to socialize. These playgroups include an hour of
play for children 0 to kindergarten with lots of age
appropriate toys available for play and story time at
end of playgroup. There must have caregiver present at
Check WayNet's Calendar to find a playgroup location and time
that works best for you!
For 3 Fridays, beginning March 14th, Wayne County
Visioning is sponsoring "Wine Talk", a fun
combination of learning and entertainment. You'll
learn about the history of wine and basic wine making
techniques, as well as what goes best with red and white
Enjoy wine tasting and hors díoeuvres at this event as well! Cost is $20/person per
event. For more information Tiffany Shaw at 765-962-3616 or Brett
Roland at 765-220-0251.
Arts Fusion - Promoting the Arts in our Region
If you are part of the arts community (visual,
performing, etc.) in the Wayne County area, you can be
listed on Wayne County's newest
Arts website that's here to work for the community...and
you! Register to promote your art or just visit to
see all the exciting arts that are here in our
Whitewater Valley Arts Fusion
Flickr Donation Program
Executive Directors, Board Members and Volunteers!
TechSoup and Flickr recently teamed up to offer a Pro
Flickr accounts to not-for-profits for a small
administrative fee. Obtain two Pro accounts for
only $6 - it's a $50 value! What can your
organization do with a Flickr account?
photos on to your website.
don't have to be public - make use of Flickr's tagging
(labeling) & searching system.
share photos of our beautiful community with the world.
Flickr Group to encourage others to share photos of
our beautiful community.
Richmond Parks and
Recreation is now taking registrations for Youth
Pitch and Fast Pitch Leagues for any girl 16
Tee Ball League for Boys and Girls age 4 - 6.
Cost is $30.00 per child with NO FUNDRAISER! Register at the
Glen Miller Park office until March 28th.
softball industrial, commercial and mixed leagues are
now forming, with registration deadline of April 7th.
Exercise Hints and Tips
Boost Your Fitness with 10,000
Steps a Day
Exercise & Fitness in Wayne County,
Step Up Wayne County
A recent study indicated that people are more likely to
reach their exercise goals when they receive a reminder.
If you can't afford a personal trainer, maybe one of
these automated services will help keep you on track to
reach your goal.
Article on this research
Remember the Milk
Need a reason? Whitewater Gorge and
Cardinal Greenway Cleanup
If you prefer to accomplish a project while you're
getting your exercise, volunteer your time the morning
of March 29th to help beautify the community we live in.
You can make a big difference! Please bring your own
work gloves. Sign in at Bicentennial Park (Sim
Hodgin Parkway & Bridge Avenue in Richmond). Clean up
will be from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 Noon. Lunch will be
provided for all volunteers.
From WayNet's How To Center:
Learn How To Use Links to Gain Visibility on Search
Word-of-mouth is truly the best advertising.
On the Internet word-of-mouth is called Linking.
When someone puts a link from their web site to your web
site, they, in effect, recommend you.
Linking is a great way to get traffic. In fact, itís
just about the perfect way to get traffic. The cost is
zero. Linking also helps with your search engine
Generally, the more sites that point people to your
web site the better. Google in particular takes notice
of the number of links to your web site. The quality of
those sites also makes a difference. The better the
search engine ranking of a web site that links to you,
the more it benefits your own ranking.
In terms of search engine marketing, this is called
Link Popularity. Itís a measure of how many other
web sites link to your site. When someone searches a
relevant keyword, search engines factor in link
popularity to determine which web sites appear as
natural listings, and how high they show up in the
Several ways to get links:
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