Indiana Wesleyan University, 1916 E. Markland Ave., will offer a childhood trauma/stress simulation workshop from 6 to 7 p.m. Nov. 19 at the Kokomo Education Center. It will be presented by the United Way and is free and open to the public.

The following couples have been issued marriage licenses by the Howard County Clerk’s office:

SHARPSVILLE — “A Summer Place” will have its 18th annual Christmas event Dec. 5 through 8, Dec. 12 through 15 and Dec. 18 through 20, 2019. The 1950s-themed town is located at 4190 N. Indiana 19, Sharpsville (4.5 miles south of Indiana 26 on Indiana 19 in Tipton County, west side of road).

COLUMBUS, Ohio — White Castle, a family-owned business for 98 years, is celebrating Veterans Day by offering a free Combo Meal or Breakfast Combo Meal to all veterans and active military members who dine at any one of the nearly 400 White Castle restaurants nationwide. The special offer is v…

Millerview School will have a haystack supper from 4 to 7:30 p.m. Nov. 22, 2019, at Bethany Fellowship School, 5169 N. 600 East. A freewill donation will be accepted.

Editor’s note: Area faith-based institutions should send their event submissions at least two weeks before the event to Kokomo Tribune Religion Calendar, 300 N. Union St., P.O. Box 9014, Kokomo, IN 46901, or email ktnews@kokomotribune.com. The deadline is noon on Wednesday. Be sure to includ…

The Young Adult Ministry of the Mount Pisgah Missionary Baptist Church invites youth and young adults to participate in a community forum with local law enforcement. The event will be at the church, 1599 E. Sycamore St., from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Nov. 9.

The Salvation Army is again teaming up with Walmart for its Nationwide Toy Drive on Nov. 9 and 10. Volunteers and community members will help with the toy collection.

INDIANAPOLIS — An Indiana agency has advised regulators to deny Duke Energy's request to increase average monthly charges by as much as $23 per customer.

CARMEL — Round Room LLC, the nation’s largest Verizon authorized wireless retailer, announced it will recognize veterans at nearly 550 of its TCC stores in honor of Veterans Day.

A chili/soup cook-off is planned for 5 to 9 p.m. Nov. 9 at The Connection, 2900 E. Markland Ave., as a fundraiser for Gracie Jones, a 9-month-old who is undergoing treatment for infant leukemia.

Kokomo Musicale will have a program, “History of Hymns,” at 9:30 a.m. Nov. 20 at First Evangelical Presbyterian Church, 2000 W. Jefferson St. The Rev. Ruth Lawson and the Kokomo Chamber Brass will be featured.

First Church of the Nazarene’s modern band will host a night of worship to help local inmates. The music will start at 6 p.m. Nov. 10 at the church, 2734 S. Washington St., in the worship center.

Christmas is coming, and so is the opportunity to apply to be a recipient of the Kokomo Rescue Mission’s Red Ribbon Christmas Outreach.

A chicken and noodle dinner is planned for 4 p.m. Nov. 9 at the Fraternal Order of Police, 102 W. Markland Ave., to raise money to help a child with liver cancer.

Chris Francis, a Kokomo High School graduate and famous shoe artist, will be having a reception and talk at 5:30 p.m. Thursday on the campus of Purdue University.

The community is invited to "Pizza with the Police" from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 6, at the Indiana University Kokomo cafe. 

The following couples have been issued marriage licenses by the Howard County Clerk’s office:

If you have military news to submit, please email it to ktnews@kokomotribune.com or mail it to Military News, Kokomo Tribune, 300 N. Union St., Kokomo, IN 46901.

Bona Vista Programs will sponsor “Let’s Glow 80s Crazy!” from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Nov. 15 at UAW Local 685, 929 E. Hoffer St. The 1980s-themed dance is open to people age 16 and older with special needs. Admission is a $5 donation to Bona Vista.

Editor’s note: Area faith-based institutions should send their event submissions at least two weeks before the event to Kokomo Tribune Religion Calendar, 300 N. Union St., P.O. Box 9014, Kokomo, IN 46901, or email ktnews@kokomotribune.com. The deadline is noon on Wednesday. Be sure to includ…

PERU — The 45th annual arts and craft show in Peru, sponsored by Alpha Mu sorority, will be 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Nov. 9 at the Circus City Festival Arena, 154 N. Broadway. Admission will be free.

The Learn-N-Share Club will meet at 6 p.m. Nov. 12 at Highland Park Church, 516 W. Sycamore St., to make noodles for the holidays.

Mathias Ingle will speak about what the Howard County Extension office has to offer for a meeting of the Garden Wall Garden Club at 6 p.m. Nov. 7 at the Kokomo-Howard County Public Library, South Branch, 1755 E. Center Road.

Young America Center United Methodist Church will serve a chicken and noodle supper from 4:30 to 7 p.m. Nov. 9 at 1475 E. 1125 South, Galveston. A freewill offering will be accepted.

Samaritan Caregivers & SHIP (State Health Insurance Assistance Programs) will offer a Medicare insurance counseling session from 12:30 to 4 p.m. Nov. 7 at First Christian Church, 854 N. 300 West.

Here is the November calendar of support groups and classes offered by Community Howard Regional Health. For more information, go to www.ecommunity.com/Howard.

PERU — Wayman African Methodist Episcopal Church, 201 E. Third St., will sponsor a fish fry from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Nov. 8. The cost is $10 for the meal and $1 each for desserts and drinks.

Poplar Grove United Methodist Church will sponsor a soup and sandwich supper from 4:30 to 7 p.m. Saturday at Center United Methodist Church, 1475 E. 1125 South, Galveston. A freewill offering will be accepted. Desserts and drinks also are on the menu.

FOREST — A pulled pork barbecue supper will be served from 5 to 7 p.m. Saturday at Union Baptist Church, 8280 E. 800 North, Forest.

The community is invited to attend the Community Howard First Friday Lunch and Learn from 12:10 to 12:50 p.m. Friday to hear about the hospital’s Community Cares paramedicine program.

AMBOY — Church of Hope will serve a spud supper from 4:30 to 7 p.m. Nov. 9 in the UCE Building, 109 Academy St., Amboy. Proceeds from the freewill offering will go to support missions.

The ninth annual G.I.F.T.S. (Gift Ideas for the Season) will be 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at First Christian Church, 854 N. 300 West. Many local businesses will offer their crafts, art, and other merchandise.

An all-you-can-eat fish and tenderloin fry will be 4 to 7 p.m. Nov. 9 at the New London Friends Church, 2104 S. 766 West. The cost is $10 for adults, $5 for children 4 through 12, and free for children 3 and younger.

Acacia Academy will celebrate the gifts of truth, beauty, and goodness with its annual Harvest Celebration at 6:30 p.m. Nov. 7 at 830 S. Main St.

As influenza activity picks up this fall, the American Red Cross is urging healthy donors of all blood types to give blood to ensure a strong blood supply for patients in need. Blood and platelets can only be given by donors who are feeling well.

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