• Moffitt Flour Mill Moffitt Flour Mill Click the photo to learn about the history of mills in Wayne County.
  • New Mural in Cambridge City New Mural in Cambridge City General Solomon Meredith led the Iron Brigade in the Battle of Gettysburg.
  • Gaar Mansion & Farm Museum Gaar Mansion & Farm Museum Open by appointment. Gather your family and call for a tour!

     

 

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Richmond Online Auction

The City of Richmond is trying something new...an online auction! The auction will be live for two weeks, with bids being closed on Monday, November 26th at 1:30 p.m. Vehicles, tools, lawn and garden equipment and more are being offered. Don't miss out!

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Gingerbread Competition

The Wayne County Historical Museum invites you to join the holiday fun and get creative with a gingerbread house! Your $5 entry fee includes a 18"x18" plywood base. All entries, due by November 30th, must be 100% edible! Check out some of last year's entries!

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Small Business Saturday

The Wayne County Area Chamber of Commerce invites you to "Shop Small" on "Small Business Saturday", November 24th. Additionally, the Tourism Bureau is holding a "selfie photo" contest. Use the hashtag #ShopSmallWC to participate! Find unique gifts and support area retailers!

What's Happening in Wayne County?

From Dream to Discovery at Joseph Moore Museum

Lydia, Student Tour GuideExplore space in a full dome film experience at the planetarium of the Joseph Moore Museum! This onetime movie series will feature the 30-minute film "From Dream to Discovery," which takes us to the NASA Goddard Space Flight Center's Integration and Testing facility. Learn behind the scenes as space missions are tested, from design to creation to launch. Tickets are $5 a person. Movies run November 23rd, 24th, and 25th at 9am, 10am, and on the hour 1-5pm. For more information, call 612-759-3014.

Holiday Concert by the Richmond Community Orchestra

Supplied Flyer: RCO Holiday ConcertThe Richmond Community Orchestra will present a free concert of holiday music on Sunday, November 25th from 3:30 to 5:00 p.m. at Goddard Auditorium in Carpenter Hall on the Earlham College Campus, 801 National Road West, Richmond. Free!

Richmond Winter Farmer's Market - New Location!

Photo: Winter Squash by Blair FraiserThis year, the Winter Farmers Market will be held at the Richmond Senior Community Center, located at 1600 South 2nd Street, Richmond from 10am to 1pm. Follow the signs along South 5th Street for easy access. Every week you'll find local products from 100% certified local farmers & vendors. Produce, meat, eggs, honey, baked goods, jams and jellies, candles, soaps, jewelry, fine art, and so much more!

Winter Wonderland in Cambridge City on Saturday, November 24th

Supplied Graphic:  Cambridge City Winter Wonderland with SantaEnjoy holiday festivities throughout downtown Cambridge City on Saturday, November 24th. For more information, visit http://www.cambridgecityindiana.org.

Christmas Festival in the Historic Depot District

A Ride on the "I'll Save You Money Express"Christmas time is a special time of year in the Historic Richmond Depot District. During this magical season our neighborhood comes alive with attractions and events for young and old alike. Enjoy a horse drawn carriage or wagon ride, see live reindeer, view the FantasyLand model train display in the Winter Wonderland room at the Richmond Furniture Gallery! There will be twinkling lights, caroling, and the wonderful feel of Christmas past! From 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. on Tuesdays, November 27, December 4 and 11 only. For more information, call 765-939-3349.

Election Results

Stars and StripesElection results from Wayne County are posted on the Wayne County, Indiana Clerk of Courts website. Statewide election results are posted on the Secretary of State's website

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Wayne County, Indiana is home to three universities. Indiana University East, Earlham College, and Ivy Tech Community College as well as two seminaries, Earlham School of Religion [Quaker] and Bethany Theological Seminary [Church of the Brethren].