ARCADIA - The Board of Directors of the Hamilton Heights Building Corporation is scheduled to meet 3 p.m. Wednesday at the Administration Building, 410 W. Main St., Arcadia, to consider the proposed form of Lease Agreement to be entered into between the Building Corporation and Hamilton Heights School Corporation and other businesses.
In an event sponsored by the Noblesville branch of the American Association of University Women, local author Kurt Meyer is scheduled to speak at Ivy Tech Community College, 300 North 17 St., room 229, 7 p.m. May 3.
His topic will be the tales of the settling and growth of the village of Noblesville.
Meyer will speak on the history of the town and its citizens, including photos and long lost stories of the "movers and shakers" of the 1890's and early 1900's.
Meyer has two published novels about the history of the town, "Noblesville" and "Salvage Man."
The event is free and open to the public.
WFD merit board
scheduled to meet
WESTFIELD - The Westfield Fire Department Merit Commission is scheduled to meet 7 p.m. April 24, in the Westfield Public Safety Building, 17535 Dartown Road.
Lane closure scheduled for 146th Street
On or after Monday, there will a westbound lane closure on 146th Street from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., for the construction of a multi-use path along the north side of the street.
This path will run from River Road to Herriman Blvd.
This project has a substantial completion date of June 30, 2017.
Sheridan kindergarten registration set
SHERIDAN - Kindergarten registration for Sheridan Community Schools will be Tuesday April 25. It will take place at Sheridan Elementary from 4:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.
Children must be five years old on or by August 1 in order to register. Parents are required to bring the child's birth certificate, immunization records, and social security card. Appointments will be made for Kindergarten assessment, which will take place at the Sheridan Public Library on May 11 and 12.
Parents and children will meet the Kindergarten teachers, as well as the school principal, assistant principle, and other faculty.
For information on the registration, call the Sheridan Elementary office at 317-758-4491.
Photo contest returns
The Hamilton County Soil and Water Conservation District is sponsoring its annual photo contest for youth and adults who reside in Hamilton County.
Each division has three categories, Conservation at Work, Weird Trees of Hamilton County, and Native Plants (Urban or Agriculture).
Digital files must be submitted by June 28, 2017.
"This contest is a great way to showcase various aspects of conservation in our county," said Ginger Davis, HCSWCD administrator, "We hope to see a lot of great photos!"
Photo entries will be displayed at the 4-H Fair July 20-24.
Winners in each of the categories will receive $50.
Additional information and entry forms are located at https://www.hamiltonswcd.org/photo-contest.html
Questions? Email: firstname.lastname@example.org or call 317-773-2181.
Bank offers free paper shredding
The Farmers Bank, 16940 Clover Road, Noblesville, has scheduled a community shred day, 9 a.m. to noon April 22.
Old tax documents, bank statements, credit card solicitations, medical records, and other personal documents needing to be destroyed will be shredded on-site. There is no need to remove papers from file folders, take out staples or remove paperclips as they can run through the shredder. Participants will be able to watch their documents be destroyed. Once the documents are shredded, they are then recycled.
Mended Hearts sets Community Night
Hamilton County Mended Hearts Chapter 350 has scheduled a Community Night 9 a.m. to 9 p.m., April 20, Stoney Creek Commons, 16645 Mercantile Blvd.
A coupon is needed and available XXX
The chapter also is looking for volunteers to work a 2-hour shift to greet customers as they enter Bob Evans and to talk to them about Mended Hearts.
Interested individuals may contact any officer of the local chapter to volunteer. There also will be a sign-up sheet at the next chapter meeting, noon April 19, 205 Westfield Road, Noblesville (the former Kahlo building).
If you are unable to volunteer, come out and eat at Bob Evans - we receive a percentage of the evening's sales. The Community Nights assist in sending members to the Annual Conference.
The speaker for the group's next meeting is scheduled to be Jessica Deering, Volunteer/Events Manager for Riverview Health.
at Mama's Cupboard
SHERIDAN - Mama's Cupboard, a local Food Pantry in Sheridan is having a Community Open House 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. April 23.
Mama's Cupboard is a faith based 501(c)3 organization that serves residents in the Sheridan Community Schools area, suppling food, supplies, and various services to those in need.
Mama's Cupboard typically helps approximately 40 families per month, while at the same time helping them to become self-sufficient when possible.
Mama's Cupboard relies on an operating Grant from St Vincent Community Health Partners, along with donations from a wide variety of businesses, organizations and individuals for the programs and food that they distribute. With the help in the form of a grant from the Braveheart Foundation, Mama's Cupboard was able to purchase a building about and year and a half ago, that would allow them to better serve their clients.
The support from the Community has been tremendous, and the Open House is intended to recognize and thank the Businesses, Organizations and the community that has made this possible.
Sheridan to flush hydrants May 1
SHERIDAN - Sheridan Water Works will begin its biannual fire hydrant flushing May 1, and end May 5.
Sheridan Water Works is asking all residents to be aware of the flushing in their areas of Town and that some temporary water discoloration could be a possible result.
Hydrant flushing is required periodically to clean the system and water mains. Sheridan Water Works will be flushing between the hours of 7:00 AM and 4:00 P.M. during that week.
If customers see a discoloration in their water, we would ask them to let the water run at maximum volume for two or three minutes or until the discoloration disappears. Water Superintendent Mark Evoy is asking residents for their patients. It is important that this process be done so our residents can receive the best quality water.
Sheridan Water Works is asking customers to minimize water usage as much as possible during the week.
for farmer's market
Tractor Supply Company is looking for farmers, crafters and artisans to sell their homemade and homegrown goods at its spring Farmers Market scheduled for May 13.
Collectors, crafters and growers with interests in everything from homemade crafts and candles to baked goods, carvings, flowers and produce are encouraged to sign up. To register, vendors can visit TSCEventPartners.com or visit their Tractor Supply store. Nonprofit organizations are also encouraged to register.
During the Farmers Market on May 13, vendors will be able showcase their goods, free of charge, in areas near the storefront.