Vacation Bible School list for July 16

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St. James Lutheran Church, 6-8 p.m. Thursdays (remaining date is July 21) at 1741 S. State St., Greenfield. Theme: “Monumental: Celebrating God’s Greatness.” Registration: VBSpro.events/p/events/stjamesmonumentalvbs

Church notes for July 16

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Services take place Sunday unless otherwise noted.

Jeep event raises funds for three local groups

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GREENFIELD – More than $4,000 was raised for local organizations in an event last month that joined Jeeps, food and vendors.

Haines: We’re working through doggone shenanigans

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Yogi doesn’t like to be separated from mom. So when she was working on a project in the basement, I opened the door and led him down there so he could supervise what she was doing. He enjoyed doing his reconnaissance and securing the perimeter, which basically means sniffing around a new space.

Wolfsie: Let’s trash talk

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When I was a kid, after dinner we cleared the table and scraped whatever was left on our plates into a kitchen garbage bag. That bag was then dumped in one of two huge metal drums on the side of our house that were below ground. Not buried treasure: buried trash. On Mondays some guy yanked the drums out of the ground and hauled them to the street where he threw the contents in the back of a garbage truck. That’s when every dog in the neighborhood started barking.

Backpack buddies: Registration open for annual school supply family event

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GREENFIELD – The stress and expense of back-to-school shopping will be eased a bit next week with a free community event serving up supplies, food and fun.

Hoosier honors: Art exhibit celebrating Indiana artists continues through Saturday

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GREENFIELD – This marks the final week to view the 2022 Will Vawter Juried Exhibit, capping off a season celebrating Hoosier works and Greenfield’s artistic roots.

School briefs

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Meal assistance applications open

Community briefs

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Fabric, stationary designer to speak at quilt guild

Borgman: Will the next Elon Musk please step forward

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We may have some budding entrepreneurs among us. We don’t know how. It didn’t come from our gene pool. I take that back. It may have.