Volume 01, Issue 06-05
NEW WEB SITE FOR BIG
Check out the spiffy new web site and web address for Big Brothers/Big Sisters of Wayne and Union Counties at
This great-looking web site was designed for this local organization by Charity Focus, a volunteer-run nonprofit entity established specifically to empower other nonprofits by implementing web solutions for their individual needs. Jack Humphrey, Executive Director of BBBS of Wayne and Union Counties, Inc., tells me he was very satisfied with the process.
If your organization would
like to learn more, Charity Focus can be located at:
WayNet > People
ATTN: STARR PIANO OWNERS
Do you or does someone you know own a Starr Piano manufactured in Richmond, Indiana? If so, check out the newly posted information listing the serial numbers with production dates. Brands manufactured by Starr Pianos include: Cumberland, Duchess, Gennett, Krell, Minum, Tayser, Royal, Pullman, Remington, Richmond, Coronado, Schmoller & Mueller.
FREE FISHING WEEKEND
Rediscover the relaxation and excitement fishing provides while learning about our lakes and rivers and the wildlife that live in and around them. Indiana residents can enjoy a weekend of fishing without purchasing a license during Indiana's Free Fishing Weekend, Saturday, June 9th and Sunday, June 10th.
WayNet > Sports
& Recreation > Fishing
ON THE NEWSSTAND...AND NOW
Mike Lopresti, former Palladium-Item reporter and current sports columnist for the Gennett News Service, writes a daily sports column that may now be accessed online at:
WayNet > Visit >
Facts/History > Notable Personalities
STATE PARK LODGING
For those of you looking for a last-minute summer get-away, you can check availability online for the upcoming weekend at lodge rooms and camping sites at State Parks in Indiana.
ACTIVITIES FOR STUDENTS
Looking to keep those young minds active while they are on summer break? Here are some ideas:
Learn how to make a
web site! Lisa Explains It All....
Bubbles - they're fun,
they're educational, they're inexpensive!
Make a puppet and put
on a puppet show for your neighborhood!
Amaze friends &
family with these simple magic tricks!
Learn to cook! These
fun recipes will encourage the youngest cook.
and locate lots more here:
Learn a new craft.
Make a bird feeder and
keep a nature notebook about your visitors.
Learn some new jokes.
Explore painting tips
for making your models look real. (Advanced)
Improve your soccer
basics while making a pinhole camera.
Try a new water game
for the pool or beach.
Teach yourself a new
Learn how to repair
Try a new outdoor
Find more ideas on
WayNet's Family & Parenting page.
KIDS COLLEGE AT IU EAST
For students entering 3rd through 6th grade: Kids’ College at Indiana University East, now in its thirteenth year. June 11-15 from 9:00 a.m. to 12 noon. Students select one class from each time:
9:00 – 10:25 a.m.:
10:30 to 12 noon:
Cost: $35 per class or $50 for two classes. (Some additional supply fees apply.) Class sizes are limited. For more information, call (765) 973-8203 or visit the IU East Office of Continuing Studies, Middlefork Hall, Room 150.
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