• Take a Nature Hike! Take a Nature Hike!
  • Campbell House Brewery & Inn Campbell House Brewery & Inn a new option for visitors to Wayne County!
  • Thistlethwaite Falls Thistlethwaite Falls at Springwood Park, south of Waterfall Road in Richmond.



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Antique Alley

If you love searching for treasures from long ago, Wayne County is the place to be! Wayne County is filled with antique stores ready to be explored along Antique Alley. Whether you're searching for true antiques or memorabilia from your childhood, you'll find nearly 50 shops listed on VisitRichmond.org, ready for exploration!

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Morrisson-Reeves is 150!

Morrisson-Reeves Library is 150 years old this year and they're celebrating with a Birthday Bash! On Wednesday, July 30th, the party begins at 3:00 p.m. with goodie bags, family games & inflatables, face painting and more! From 4pm-6pm there will be live music, a magician, a cruise-in, door prizes and Birthday Cake! At 7pm, enjoy a great concert by Garcia and Scott...and it's all FREE!

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State Fair Band Day

All five area public schools will participate in the Indiana State Fair Band Day competition at the Indiana State Fair in Indianapolis on Saturday, August 2nd. Attend a practice show at one of the area high schools or go to the State Fair and support these exceptional students who work so hard to prepare for for this performance.

What's Happening in Wayne County?

Chanticleer String Quartet Performance Schedule

Quartet or Quintet?The Chanticleer String Quartet once again returns to east-central Indiana to share their beautiful music with our community. Enjoy the music of Schumann, Michael Legrand and Schubert at any of these FREE Chanticleer String Quartet concerts: August 1, 2:00 p.m. Morrisson-Reeves Library, Richmond, August 3, 9:30 a.m., First Friends Meeting, Richmond, and August 3, 3:30 p.m., Chanticleer Farm, Richmond. All concerts are free admission, no ticket required. For more information, call 765.966.6214.

Opening Reception: Richmond Group Artists

The long-awaited showing of the Richmond Group Artists kicks off on Sunday, August 3rd at the Richmond Art Museum. This is the untold story of a group of artists whose interest in fostering art in their community made an authentic contribution to the history of art in America. The exhibit will display 50 of the images featured in the book, The Richmond Group Artists, by RAM Executive Director, Shaun Dingwerth, as well as several of the historical images shown in the publication. Reception from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. on Sunday, August 3rd; the exhibit continues through October 4. For more information, call 765.966.0256.

Back to School Splash Bash - Thursday - July 31st

Crowds at the Cordell Municipal PoolSay good bye to summer and kick off the school year at the Splash Bash at the Cordell Municipal pool, 9 Southwest 13th Street, Richmond on Thursday, July 31st from 7:30 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.! Richmond Parks and Recreation will provide the music, fun contests, and even chair massages for parents! Admission is only $1/person with the donation of a school supply, such as crayons, pencils, scissors, notebook paper, gluesticks, etc.!

Boy Scouts of America - Crossroads of America Council - New WayNet Member

Logo: Boy Scouts of AmericaWayNet is proud to welcome the Boy Scouts of America - Crossroads of America Council as a new WayNet member. Visit their website to learn about the activities and training available via the Boy Scouts of America and how your child can participate in this fun, respected program. For more information, call 765.489.4552.

WayNet Welcomes New Member, Morningstar Montessori Preschool

Logo: Morningstar Montessori PreschoolA new preschool option is available to parents in Wayne County this fall. Morningstar Montessori Preschool is dedicated to the principles of Montessori education in a peaceful and respectful environment where children work independently, purposefully and joyfully. The school is directed by Robyn Zitnick, a trained and experienced Montessori teacher. Those who are interested in learning more about this school may contact Robyn at 765.265.2952.


  • Today's Events
  • This Month
Wednesday, July 30
• From Russia with Art
• Digital Photography Exhibit
• Fun in the sun!
• Little Tadpoles
• Eco Challenge
• Head Start Enrollment
• Little JUKO
• Little JUKO
• 150th BIG Birthday Bash
• Finding Center
• Garcia and Scott at MRL
• Richmond RiverRats Baseball
WayNet is Sponsored by:
Morrisson-Reeves Library
Reid Hospital and Health Care Services
We R Richmond - Richmond Community Schools

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Genesis - Crisis Shelter

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Did You Know?

Dr. Mary F. Thomas, who practiced medicine in Richmond during the mid-1800's, was the second female physician to be admitted to the American Medical Association.