Here's a recap of our City By City report from Friday, February 17, 2014:
Tickets are on sale now for a Ladies Pampering Night. It's happening Thursday at CE National on Presidential Drive. It's put on by Masterson Chiropractic. Tickets are $10 and you can call (574) 267-7051 to reserve a spot. There will be glamour shots and spa treatments; plus you're helping a good cause. Proceeds benefit the Beaman Home's Emergency Shelter for domestic violence victims and their children.
Tickets are still available for "Everybody's Hero: The Jackie Robinson Story". Robinson was the first African-American to play major league baseball. The musical is presented by the Mad River Theater Works and Saint Mary's college. It's happening Monday night at 7:30 p.m. inside O'Laughlin Auditorium. Adult tickets are $15.
You might want to exercise your vocal chords. The South Bend Silver Hawks are looking for people to sing the national anthem at Four Winds field in the upcoming season. Open auditions will be on March 8 from 9 a.m. to noon; for more information, click on the Big Red Bar.
St. Joseph County
The St. Joseph County Public Library is celebrating 125 years Monday; and you can join in on the birthday festivities. They're going on at all branch locations, all day long. The library has been around since 1889. Plus be sure to check out their annual "create a bookmark" contest. Entries are due by March 15.
There's a delicious contest going on in Elkhart. Your child can be a marshmallow architect and compete for a prize. The goal is to build the highest structure you can. It’s going on at the Osolo branch of the Elkhart Public Library on East Bristol Street all day Monday. There are two contests, one for kids ages 2 through 11, and the other for kids ages 12 and up.
The “Parade of Preschools" has been set; the date- February 25 from 7 to 8:45 p.m. at the library. Representatives from more than 20 area preschools will all be in one place to answer your questions. Parents are asked to attend without their children, if possible. Registration is not required.
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