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MRL Has MÁNGO!

Morrisson-Reeves Library is now offering Mángo Languages online language-learning system FREE to its patrons. Each lesson combines real life situations and audio from native speakers with simple, clear instructions. With MÁNGO you'll have access to 60 foreign language courses and 17 English courses taught completely in the user's native language.

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Spring Lecture Series

The Wayne County Historical Museum kicks off their spring lecture series by featuring Sue King who will discuss the "pre-history" of the Wayne County Historical Museum. The 2:00 p.m. lectures are $7 for adults, $4 for children and free for members. Next week's speaker will discuss the archaeological history of east central Indiana.

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Hayes Arboretum News

Spring is near! Hayes Arboretum's east side trails will open on Sunday, March 1 and the brochure of summer children's classes is available for download. Plus, Hayes Arboretum wants to know how they can better serve the community. They invite you to fill out this survey!

What's Happening in Wayne County?

Wellness Fair at Earlham College's Athletic & Wellness Center - Thursday, March 5th

Massage: A popular stopSupporting Earlham's wellness model of "Mind, Body, Spirit and Community," exhibitors from Richmond and Wayne County offer their services at a wellness fair held in the Earlham College Athletics and Wellness Center, 801 National Road West, Richmond on Thursday, March 5th form 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.. Services include free health screening for bone density, blood pressure, fasting and no-fasting blood glucose, cholesterol and testing flexibility and grip strength. Experts provide health and wellness information, chair massages and door prizes. Free! For more information, call 765.983.1734.

Fill Out Your FAFSA - Indiana FAFSA Due March 10th!

Logo:  FAFSAConsidering college? High school seniors, college students and adults should plan on filling out the FAFSA. Indiana residents should submit the form prior to March 10th. Area high schools will be holding workshops to answer questions. Check with your high school guidance counselor for times and locations or call Christy at 765.973.8328.

Open House at Community Christian School - Sunday, March 8th

Logo: Community Christian SchoolCommunity Christian School, 500 Elks Road, Richmond, is hosting an enrollment open house on Sunday, March 8th from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. for grades pre-Kindergarten through 8th grade. Questions? Call 765.935.3215 or email ksoots@ccsrichmond.com.

Brain Explorers at Joseph Moore Museum - Sunday, March 8th

Allosaurus Skelton HeadWe all know that we think with our brains, but how do brains work? The Joseph Moore Museum, hosts a day long event of brain teasing, interactive student exhibits designed for you to explore your brain. Admission is free and the museum is open from 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. Joseph Moore Museum is adjacent to Dennis Hall on the Earlham College Campus, 801 National Road West, Richmond. For more information, call 765.983.1303.

Earlham Convocation Featuring Andrea Seabrook - Wednesday, March 4 at 1:00 p.m.

Logo: DeCode DCAs a long-time Congressional Correspondent for NPR, Andrea Seabrook '96 is revered for her work on All Things Considered, Weekend Edition, and Talk of the Nation. After leaving NPR in 2012, Seabrook founded DecodeDC; a Scripps News broadcast aiming "to help Americans understand how crucial political issues affect everyday life… (by being)… a reliable, honest and entertaining source of insight and explanation of Washington, D.C.'s people, culture, policies and politics." This lecture takes place in Goddard Auditorium, Carpenter Hall, Earlham College, 801 National Road West, Richmond at 1:00 p.m. on Wednesday, March 4th. Free. For more information, call 765.983.1474.

Richmond Symphony Orchestra Concert - Saturday, March 7th

Supplied Photo: Mari ThomasEvoking scenes of nature as imagined in music, the RSO performs works by Vaughan Williams, Glazunov, Respighi, Ravel, and Debussy, notably his impressionistic tone poem, La Mer (The Sea). Even the ski slopes get a nod as the Orchestra performs Carter Pann's exciting "Slalom." Tickets are $15 and $20, free for students up to 12th grade. For more information, call 765.966.5181.

Free Tax Service on Wednesdays & Thursdays at Morrisson-Reeves Library

Doing TaxesCertified Tax Preparers, courtesy of AARP, will assist you in filling out your state and federal tax returns at Morrisson-Reeves Library in the Bard Room, 80 North Sixth Street, Richmond, Indiana. Please bring all previous year's tax document and the previous year's tax return. This special service is open to the public with special emphasis on the elderly and low income citizens. Service is offered on a first come, first serve basis from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Registration is not required. For more information, call 765.966.8291.

Ben Sollee Concert - Earlham College - Friday, March 6th

CelloKentucky-born cellist and composer Ben Sollee likes to keep moving. Seeking a deeper connection to communities on the road, Ben first packed his touring life onto his bicycle in 2009; since then he has ridden over 4,000 miles from show to show. Sollee is a thoughtful activist who mobilizes his audiences to take environmental actions through the power of live music. Through compelling melodies, inspirational lyrics, catchy rhythms and his own unique playing style, Sollee brings musical joy and humor to subjects of sustainability and environmental awareness. Tickets, available at the Carpenter Hall Box Office, are $10 for adults and $5 for children under 18 and seniors. Held in Goddard Auditorium, Carpenter Hall, Earlham College, 801 National Road West, Richmond. For more information, call 765.983.1373.

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Richmond, the county seat of Wayne County, is 966' above sea level.