The Bulletin for October 16


Rosary Rally set for noon

GREENFIELD — The Public Square Rosary Crusade comes to Greenfield at noon Saturday (Oct. 16) with a Rosary Rally at the corner of Madison and Winfield streets, near St. Michael Catholic Church.

“Our nation is in great need of public prayer, repentance and conversion,” reads a statement from organizers of the event. “We ask God to save America through the Rosary of His Most Holy Mother.”

Information: 317-370-6366

Treats on Main coming to Fortville

FORTVILLE — Treats on Main and FARM Community Fair run from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Oct. 30 on Main Street, between Staat and Pearl streets, in downtown Fortville.

Downtown merchants and community organizations will provide treats, games and fall activities for children. Live music, a costume contest and hayrides are among the plans.

Churches, ministries and non-profit organizations will offer treats and/or games, as well as information about services they provide and opportunities to volunteer. Groups interested in participating with a booth may call FARM (Fortville Area Resource Mission) Director Lisa Reynolds at 317-203-9606.

McCordsville church serving breakfast

McCORDSVILLE — The next community breakfast at McCordsville United Methodist Church is set for 7:30 to 10 a.m. Saturday (Oct. 16) at the church, 6247 W. Broadway, McCordsville.

The meal, sponsored by the church’s United Methodist Men, features various breakfast favorites. Free-will donations are accepted.

Fortville mission adds evening pantry hours

FORTVILLE — Fortville Area Rescue Mission is adding monthly evening hours at the food pantry it operates with the support of various area churches.

The pantry is housed inside Fortville Christian Church, 9450 N. County Road 200W.

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FARM can use volunteers and financial support for this added time slot. Learn more at or 317-203-9606.

Revival Road Quartet coming Oct. 24

CHARLOTTESVILLE — Charlottesville Friends Church will welcome all for a program by Revival Road Quartet, set for 6 p.m. Oct. 24.

The church is on the left side of Carthage Road, south of U.S. 40. (Those using electronic navigation should use the address 11912 N. County Road 900W, Carthage.)

Family singers coming to Shirley

SHIRLEY — The Dave Melton Family of Columbus will be in concert during the 10:30 a.m. service Sunday at Shirley Christian Church, 202 Meridian St., Shirley.

Northside Christian rummage sale continues

GREENFIELD — Northside Christian Church’s rummage sale began Friday and continues from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday (Oct. 16) in the church basement. The church is located at 1304 Greenfield Drive (off McKenzie Road).

Enter through the back doors. A free-will offering will be accepted, with proceeds going to missions.

Food drive to benefit four pantries

GREENFIELD — The Fill a Truck, Fill a Pantry food drive is set for 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday (Oct. 16) in the parking lot of Greenfield Christian Church (Disciples of Christ), 210 E. Main St.

Non-perishable items collected will go to Kenneth Butler Memorial Soup Kitchen, Hancock County Food Pantry, Fortville Area Resource Mission (FARM) and Shirley-Wilkinson Community United Methodist Church Food Pantry.

The food drive is sponsored by Greenfield Rotary.

Chicken, noodles available by carry-out

WILLOW BRANCH — Willow Branch United Methodist Church will have a chicken and noodles dinner carry-out from 4 to 7 p.m. Saturday (Oct. 16).

Dinner includes chicken and noodles, mashed potatoes, green beans and applesauce. Dessert is homemade pie. Cost is $12 per dinner.

The church is located at 6254 N. Main St. in Willow Branch. (The town may show as Wilkinson in electronic navigation.)

Church to recognize first-responders

GREENFIELD — First Responders and Healthcare Workers Recognition Day is set for 10 a.m. Oct. 24 at Apostolic Pentecostal Church, 1202 E. Fifth St. Greenfield.