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Tuesday, 20 February 2018 00:00

Special Events


Spring Break: March 26-30 - Eastern Pulaski and West Central Schools

Easter Sunday: April 1 (Good Friday March 30)



This Month


Wednesday, February 21

  • Senior Citizens are invited to attend a “Prime Time” meal at 12 noon, at the Winamac Church of the Nazarene for fellowship with those from all denominations of churches. A free-will offering will be taken. Brief programs will sometimes follow the meals.
  • The Pulaski County Public Library in Winamac will offer a Home-School Lesson at 2:30 p.m. For more information please call 946-3432.
  • The Medaryville Town Council will meet at 6:30 p.m., at the town hall, 409 E. Main St., Medaryville.

Thursday, February 22

  • The VFW Post 1728 round-table meeting will be at 7 p.m. (fourth Thursday).

Tuesday, February 27

  • Hickory Creek, Winamac, will serve a Senior Lunch at 11 a.m. All community senior citizens are welcome to attend. Call 946-6143 to make reservations or for more information.

Thursday, March 1

  • The Pulaski County Retired Teachers meet at 8 a.m. for breakfast the first Thursday of each month, at Kosta's Restaurant, Winamac.
  • The Iris-Elm Garden Club will meet at 10 a.m., in the activity room at the Pulaski County Public Library, Winamac. The guest speaker will be Kim Hoover with her Wildlife Rehab program. Persons interested in attending a meeting or joining Iris-Elm should contact president David Zahrt at 946-6547.
  • The VFW  Post No. 1728 men’s auxiliary will meet at 7 p.m., at the VFW Hall, Winamac.

Saturday, March 3

  • The Pulaski County Democrats will meet at 10 a.m., at the Pulaski County Public Library, Winamac. All are welcome to attend.

Sunday, March 4

  • The Sons of American Legion Post 96 in Medaryville meet at 1 p.m., the first Sunday of every month. The Post 96 Legion members meet at 2 p.m.

Monday, March 5

  • The Salvation Army's service representative for Pulaski County visits on the first and second Mondays of each month from 9 to 11 a.m., at the Church of the Nazarene, Winamac. Please enter through the ramp doors and proceed to the gym. Contact number is 574-933-1537.
  • The Pulaski County Commissioners will meet in regular public session at 6 p.m., at the county courthouse, Winamac.
  • REACT will meet at 7 p.m., at the Pulaski Memorial Hospital boardroom (first Monday of month). The organization is looking for new volunteers. For more information call Blake Newman at 574-242-0091 or Les Barton at 574-946-7539.
  • The Pulaski County Sheriff’s Department Merit Board will meet at 7 p.m., at the Justice Center.

Tuesday, March 6

  • The Pulaski County Community Development Commission will meet in regular session at 6 p.m., at the CDC office, 623 E. 11th St. (S.R. 14W), Winamac.
  • The Christian Women’s Club will meet at 6:30 p.m., at the Nazarene Church, Winamac. Call Joyce at 574-946-6271 or Marilyn at 574-946-3041 

Thursday, March 8

  • The VFW Post No. 1728 Auxiliary will meet at 7 p.m., at the VFW Hall, Winamac. 
  • The Not-So-Young Club will meet at 12:30 p.m., at the St. Peter’s Catholic Church Hall, Winamac (except January and February). All senior citizens are welcome.

Sunday, March 11

  • Pulaski County ABATE will meet at 5 p.m., at the Winamac Eagles Lodge. Call 574-225-2068 for more information.

Monday, March 12

  • The Pulaski County Council will meet in regular session, at 7 p.m., in the Commissioner’s Room at the Courthouse, Winamac.
  • The Winamac Town Council will meet in regular session at 7 p.m., at the municipal utilities complex at 623 W. 11th St., Winamac.

Tuesday, March 13 

  • Visually Impaired Persons (VIPs), will meet at 1 p.m., at the VonTobel Center, Winamac. For transportation, call 46-6500. For information, call Johanna at 946-6126 or Maurine at 946-3836.
  • The Pulaski County Public Library Teen Activity Board will meet at 4 p.m., at the Winamac library. Teens gather to offer suggestions and help to make P.C.P.L. a fun and exciting places for teens. They also brainstorm ideas for upcoming events and programs. Meetings are held the second Tuesday of every month.
  • The Friends of Tippecanoe River State Park group will meet at 6:30 p.m. (the second Tuesday of the month), at the office or nature center at the park.
  • The Monterey Town Council meets at 7 p.m., the second Tuesday of each month, at 7033 N. Walnut St., Monterey.
  • The Pulaski County Soil & Water Conservation District meets the second Tuesday of each month at 8 p.m., at the USDA Service Center, Winamac.

Wednesday, February 14 

  • The Pulaski County Drug Free Council will meet at 3:30 p.m. at West Central. Contact the Extension office at 946-3412 for more information. 

Thursday, March 15

  • The Pulaski County Human Services Board will meet at 10:30 a.m., at 115 W. Pearl St., Winamac.
  • The Pulaski County Historical Society will meet at 6:30 p.m., at the Opera House (north room), Winamac. All interested persons are welcome to attend.

Saturday, March 17  - St. Patrick's Day 

  • The Star City United Methodist Church Food Pantry is open from 10 to 11 a.m., every third Saturday of the month for those who live in Pulaski County. Proper ID is required.

Monday, March 19 


  • The Pulaski Memorial Hospital Auxiliary will meet at 1:30 p.m., (the third Monday of each month; except July and December), in the hospital cafeteria.
  • The Pulaski County Chamber of Commerce will meet at 5:30 p.m., at the Winamac Municipal Utilities Complex, 623 W. 11th St. (SR 14W), Winamac.
  • The Pulaski County Commissioners will meet in regular public session at 6 p.m., at the county courthouse, Winamac.
  • The Francesville Town Council will meet at 6:30 p.m., at the town hall, 100 N. Brooks St., Francesville.



Every Week


  • The Knights of Columbus, Winamac, holds Bingo every Sunday evening. Doors open at 5:30 p.m., and games start at 6:30. Progressive colossal cash board played every time. The KoC Hall is located on CR 50 N.


  • The Neighbor-to-Neighbor Food Pantry, operated by the Winamac Church of the Nazarene, is open Mondays from 12 noon to 6 p.m.. Call 574-946-3775 or email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it for more information.
  • Genealogy Help is offered from 4 to 6 p.m., at the Pulaski County Public Library, Winamac.
  • Alcoholics Anonymous meets every Monday and Friday at 7:30 p.m.; and Wednesdays and Fridays at 9 a.m., at the Methodist Church in Winamac. For information, call 574-242-2262 or 574-946-0389. For information on Al-Anon, call 574-242-1604 or 574-270-0129.


  • The Winamac Kiwanis Club meets at 12 noon, at the First United Methodist Church fellowship hall.
  • Come to learn Line Dancing from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., every Tuesday, at the Winamac Eagles Lodge; and Thursdays from 7 to 9 p.m., at the Warsaw American Legion. Cost is $4.  Visit the Tri County Kickers Line Dancing Class Facebook page.


  • Pulaski Memorial Hospital’s OB department offers a free breastfeeding drop-in clinic for all mothers, regardless of where the baby was delivered. This clinic is an opportunity to have questions answered by trained staff. The clinic is held every Wednesday, from 3:30 to 6:30 p.m., in the conference room at the main entrance of the hospital. The clinic is free and no appointment is necessary.


  • The Good Samaritan Store, 519 W. Madison St., Winamac, is open every Saturday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.




• Pulaski Memorial Hospital is a Perminate Fitting Station and can check to make sure car seats are installed properly, along with assisting those in need of getting car seats.

• The Pulaski Animal Center - in conjunction with Davis Veternary Service PC and the Community Foundation of Pulaski County -  offers reduced-price opportunities to spay, neuter or microchip your pet. For more information, visit 

• The Pulaski County Public Library is accepting donations for its 2018 Centennial Fund Campaign. To make a donation, visit, or stop by the library at 121 S. Riverside Drive, Winamac.

• The Pulaski County Health Department conducts free lead screening/hemoglobin testing for those students who need it to enroll in Head Start, or anyone else who needs to be tested. Call 574-946-6-80 for an appointment, or for more information.

• Head Start offers free, quality preschool services in Winamac and at West Central Schools for children ages 3 to 5 whose families qualify financially. Fall enrollment is underway. Call 574-946-4211 to schedule an appointment.

• Veterans and enlisted members of the U.S. military services, National Guard and reserves are eligible to join the American Legion Post. 71, Winamac. For information, call 574-946-4443.

• The Pulaski Memorial Hospital Auxiliary has volunteer openings for both men and women. Areas of service include Reception Desk, Gift Shop, Hostess Program and Patients Services. For more information call 574-946-2100.

• Healthy Families is a free voluntary family support program for new or expecting parents designed to promote the best family foundation and the best start for new baby, until age 3.  In home appointments can be scheduled before baby arrives or before baby is 3 months old. Families must live in Pulaski County and meet certain requirements. Call 574-964-6017 ext. 14. 

• If any residents are interested in attending smoking cessation classes hosted by Pulaski Memorial Hospital, please call 574-946-2132.

• Pulaski Memorial Hospital has launched its new speaker’s bureau, complete with Power Point presentations. This is a free service to any civic, club or church organizations. Available topics include: Senior Care/Mental Health contact Mindy Shidler RN, at 574-946-0386; Radiology contact Bryson Minix at 574-946-2138; Home Health contact Vicki White at 574-946-2146; Oncology contact Kelly Ortman at 574-946-2180; OB/Maternity contact Lindsey Ball at 574-946-2113; Rehab Services contact Will Fox at 574-946-2156; and the Winamac Specialists’ Clinic contact Tim Gearhart at 574-946-2147. Communications director is Brian Ledley 946-2100 ext 2148.

• The Pulaski County Sheriff’s Office offers a free 911 education program to schools, preschools, churches and other groups to help people of all ages learn when to call 911, what to do when the operator answers, what questions the operator will ask and what people can do to make 911 calls more effective for them. Call the Pulaski County Sheriff’s Office at 574-946-6655 or email  This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it  to schedule or for more information.

• Hickory Creek at Winamac is collecting pop tabs to support Shriners Hospitals for Children. Call 574-946-6143 to see how you or your organization can get involved.

• Due to budget constraints, a Social Security representative will not be at Pulaski Memorial Hospital for the foreseeable future. If you need to contact Social Security, call 1-800-772-1213 or visit

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