COMMUNITY REPORTS: Upcoming Events | community events

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Walton American Legion Dinner

Walton American Legion, Robert Ray Brown Post 418, will be having their monthly chicken and noodle take-out only dinner from 10:45 am to 12:30 pm today. Dinner will be chicken and noodles, mashed potatoes and green beans for $9. This dinner is open to the public. Drive by or call to order 574-626-2625.

Literacy Volunteers board meeting

The next meeting of the Cass County Literacy Volunteers board of directors will be today at 4 pm in the Head Start Board Room, 600 Regency Place. Interested persons are invited to attend. For more information call 574-721-2502.

The mourning group meets

All Saints Catholic Church, 112 E. Market St., and the Cass County Grief Group will be held at 6:30 pm tonight. In the Saint Charles room, weather permitting. For more information, call Patty Duschene at 574-753-3483 or 574-702-3060.

Democrats Seek Candidates

Cass County Democrats are recruiting candidates to run for public office. Interested parties must be at least 18 years of age and a registered voter. To arrange a personal interview, call 574-992-112, email [email protected], or visit The deadline is February 3.

Deer Creek Breakfast

Deer Creek Presbyterian Church, 4450 N. State Road 29, Deer Creek, will host a community breakfast from 7-10 am on Saturday, February 4. Handicap accessible and takeout available. The menu includes biscuits and gravy, waffles, sausage and bacon, eggs, hash browns, coffee cake and biscuits, fruit, coffee, milk, and juice. Voluntary offering for church community projects.

Grief Sharing Seminar

The grief recovery seminar and Grief Share support group meet at Faith Community Fellowship, 1007 17th St., from 6-8 pm on Tuesdays. The next session begins on February 7 and ends on May 2. The church is located at 1007 17th St. Grief Share is staffed with nationally recognized experts on grief recovery issues. Seminar sessions include “Is This Normal?”, “The Challenges of Grief,” “Grief and Your Relationships,” “Why,” “Guilt and Anger,” and more. For more information, call Deb Rhodes at 574-721-4652 or register at www. shared

Galentine’s day celebration

The Logansport Parks and Recreation Department will host its first Galentine’s Day celebration from 6-8 pm Thursday, February 9 at the Penman Building, 1701 Dividend Dr. Galentine’s Day is an opportunity for women to celebrate their friendships. The event includes wine tasting with People’s Winery, charcuterie, coffee with Black Dog, and a craft led by Heidi Kitchel. The cost is $25. Logansport. The celebration is open to women over the age of 21. Proof of age required at the door. Event limited to 40 participants. Register at, click on “Catalogue,” choose “Special Events,” and then choose “Galentine’s Day.”

New Waverly UMC Breakfast

New Waverly United Methodist Church will offer a breakfast from 7 to 9:30 am on Saturday, February 11. The menu includes scrambled eggs, sausage patties, French toast, pancakes, biscuits and gravy, oatmeal, juice, and coffee. Freewill offering with proceeds going to the Cass County Carousel.

Legion Valentine’s Dinner/Dance

The American Legion Post 60, 828 Burlington Ave., Logansport, will be hosting a Valentine’s Dinner/Dance on Saturday, February 11. The event is open to the public. Baked steak dinner, dessert bar, live music and more. Dinner is served from 5-6:30 pm, with music by Young at Heart featuring Kenny Holcomb, Ron Baker and Danielle Hernandez from 7-10 pm There will be 50/50 raffles, door prizes and more. Admission is $25 per person in advance and $30 at the door. Admission for the band and dessert bar is $10. Band and dessert bar. Tickets on sale at the bar or call 574-753-8620.

junior euchre tournament

Miami County Junior Achievement will host a euchre tournament from 5-9 pm on Saturday, February 18 at the Peru Moose Lodge, 110 N. Broadway, Peru. The event will raise funds to support Junior Achievement programs that prepare youth for success in today’s global and local world. In partnership with educators and adult volunteers, JA’s experiential learning sequence helps Miami County youth develop job readiness, entrepreneurship, and financial literacy skills that help them function as self-sufficient adults that will strengthen their community.

Lincoln Day Dinner

The Cass County Republican Party will hold its annual Lincoln Day Dinner beginning at 6 pm on Friday, February 24 at the 4-hr Fairgrounds Community Center. Appetizers will be served at 6 pm and dinner at 6:30 pm The Honorable Todd Houston, Speaker of the Indiana House of Representatives, will serve as guest speaker. Tickets are $30.00 each and are available by mailing the Cass County Republican Central Committee or CCRCC at PO Box 791, Logansport, IN 46947. For more information, call Barrie McClain at 574-652-2895 or email email [email protected]

Caston baseball, softball inscriptions

Caston Athletic League online registration is open through March 1 at for teeball, 8u-12u softball and 8u-12u baseball. From March 2-5, late registration is open with an additional fee of $25 per player. If you have questions or need a sponsor, please contact Michelle Boldry at 574-721-2504. Visit the website for more information on registration and pricing for the 2023 season.

Logansport class lunch of 1962

The Logansport High School Class of 1962 will hold their monthly lunch at 1 pm on March 23 at Westside Diner, 1120 W. Market St. The monthly lunch is held on the fourth Tuesday of each month from March through October .

ISP seeks Academy recruits

The Indiana State Police is accepting applications for the 84th Recruit Academy. Individuals interested in beginning a career as an Indiana State Trooper should apply online at This website provides a detailed synopsis of the application process and information about additional career opportunities with the Indiana State Police. Applications must be submitted electronically by 11:59 p.m. on Thursday, April 27, 2023. Interested applicants can obtain additional information by visiting Applicants can also contact a recruiter at [email protected]