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In Volume 08, Issue 10-23

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Recycle Your Old Computer Parts
Safely dispose of old computer parts, cell phones, microwave ovens or even TVs that are cluttering up your home. Recycle these items in an environmentally safe way by taking them to Earlham College, Carpenter Hall parking lot, from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. on Saturday, October 25th. Fees are:
*$5.00 Per Small Load (Car, etc.),
*$25.00 Per Large Load (Pickup, Trailer, etc.),
*$5.00 for TVs up to 21 and
*$20.00 for larger TVs
     *
Computer Recycling Event (http://www.earlham.edu/ecs/recycle.html)

Friends of Morrisson-Reeves Library Book Sale
Stock up on your winter reading materials at the Friends of Morrisson-Reeves Library fall book sale. The sale includes books, DVDs, CDs, children's books and non-fiction books from many subject areas. Most items are 10 cents to $2. In the Bard Room at Morrisson-Reeves Library from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. on Friday, October 24th and 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, October 25th.
     *Friends of Morrisson-Reeves Library  (http://www.mrlinfo.org/friends/)

Sammy Terry To Visit Richmond Art Museum
Indiana horror host Sammy Terry will host the October 24th screening of the f.a.d.e.-IN film series at the Richmond Art Museum. Sammy will be available in the lobby from 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM for a promotional appearance, where he will have autographs and memorabilia available for sale. At 7:00 PM, he will introduce the double feature for the evening, 1959's "House on Haunted Hill" starring Vincent Price, and the 1969 cult-classic "Night of the Living Dead," directed by George Romero. This film is part of RAM's f.a.d.e.-IN film series, which stands for Focusing on Art Diversity and Education in film.

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Richmond Art Museum's f.a.d.e.IN Film Series (http://www.richmondartmuseum.org/film/#fade)

Wayne County Voter Information
Four Wayne County Voter Centers open Monday, October 27th through November 4th for early voting. The following centers will be open from 10:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. during that time.

Kuhlman Center
861 N. Salisbury Rd
Richmond, IN 47374
First English Lutheran Church
2727 National Rd East
Richmond, IN 47374
St. Elizabeth Catholic Church
333 W. Maple Street
Cambridge City, IN 47327
Hagerstown New Testament Church
752 W. Main Street
Hagerstown, IN 47346

On Election Day, Tuesday, November 4th, the following Voter Centers will be open from 6:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Kuhlman Center
861 N. Salisbury Rd
Richmond, IN 47374
First English Lutheran Church
2727 National Rd East
Richmond, IN 47374
St. Elizabeth Catholic Church
333 W. Maple Street
Cambridge City, IN 47327
Hagerstown New Testament Church
752 W. Main Street
Hagerstown, IN 47346
Richmond Senior Center
1600 S 2nd Street
Richmond, IN 47374
Townsend Community Center
855 N. 12th Street
Richmond, IN 47374
Centerville Christian Church
Family Center
106 E. Main Street
Centerville, IN 47330
Fountain City Wesleyan Church
5600 US 27 North
Richmond, IN 47374

     *Who is on the ballot? (http://www.co.wayne.in.us/voter/election2008/general/candidates.html)


     *Local Public Question?
(http://www.co.wayne.in.us/voter/election2008/general/LOCAL%20PUBLIC%20QUESTION.pdf)


     *
Retention Public Question?  (http://www.co.wayne.in.us/voter/election2008/general/Wayne%20County%20Ballot%20Certification.pdf)


     *
Wayne County Voter Office  (http://www.co.wayne.in.us/voter/)

Candidate Information
While not a solution to doing your own research, if you're having trouble selecting which presidential candidate to vote for, try taking the quiz at GlassBooth.org or VoteHelp.org. With so much mud-slinging going on, visit FactCheck.org to learn about the factual accuracy of information being flung by each campaign.

     *
GlassBooth.org (http://glassbooth.org/)

     *VoteHelp.org/ (http://www.votehelp.org/)

     *FactCheck.org (http://www.factcheck.org/)

When Is Trick or Treat?
Halloween falls on Friday this year and area communities have set October 31st aside as the night for trick or treating. Plan ahead for the ghouls and goblins to visit in your community:

     *Richmond - October 31 - 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
     *Centerville - October 31 - 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.

     *Fountain City - October 31 - 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
     *Cambridge City - October 31 - Fireman's Parade from 5:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.; Trick or Treat 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
     *Hagerstown - October 31 - 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m

Welcome to New WayNet.org Members
WayNet welcomes the following new members to our website!

     *Really Cool Foods (http://www.reallycoolfoods.com/)

     *Olympian Candies (http://www.olympiancandies.com/)

     *Preserve Richmond, Inc. (http://www.waynet.org/nonprofit/preserverichmond/)

     *Wayne County GAL/CASA (http://waynecountycasa.org/)

What Else Is Happening In Wayne County?
Looking for something to do this weekend?  Don't forget to check WayNet.org's calendar often to stay up to date with the many fun and interesting events in our community.
     *
WayNet's Community Calendar (http://www.waynet.org/calendar/)

On Saturday, October 25th alone, you can also participate in:

     *Writer's Colloquium
     *Organic Dairy Tour
     *Fill the Truck Food Drive
     *Low Cost Pet Vaccinations
     *Halloween Howl at Glen Miller Park

 

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