Posts from February 2018

We all know kids come with a steep price tag. Fortunately, those price tags are lower at our local Here We Grow Again Consignment Sale at the Hendricks County 4-H Fairgrounds & Conference Complex, 1900 E. Main St., Danville. I have personally shopped…

Traveling to a new area can be exciting; yet planning the trip can be overwhelming. Time is usually limited, so of course, visiting the best local shops/restaurants/attractions remains of utmost importance. Often, "the best" or "most popular"…

A few years ago, I lived very close to Gilley’s Antiques in Plainfield, but I haven’t visited since we moved north to Brownsburg. Recently, I had a chance to stop in again and I was surprised by the changes I found. I learned that Gilley’s was…

Maple Syrup Days Will Educate, Entertain

Tuesday, February 20, 2018 10:00 AM by Eric Ivie

A fun, free and educational family event returns to Hendricks County the first two Saturdays in March. Maple Syrup Days celebrates McCloud Nature Park's sugar maple trees and the delectable sweetness that they produce. Located just outside of North…

Top 10: Things to Know Before Visiting Sky Zone

Thursday, February 15, 2018 2:00 PM by David Ayers

Looking for a fun activity that every member of the family will enjoy at an affordable price where you can literally bounce off the walls? One of the places that's very popular with our two boys and their friends is the Sky Zone Indoor Trampoline…

We typically mark February with candy hearts and red roses. But the folks at the Guilford Township Community Center inside Hummel Park in Plainfield have a little family fun planned in the five days following Valentine's Day. The Guilford Township…

Your Complete Valentine's Day Guide

Wednesday, February 7, 2018 2:00 PM by Kelly Wallace

Valentine's Day is just a few days away, and there are many ways to celebrate in Hendricks County. Whether you're looking for a fun Valentine's activity, a great gift or just something to satisfy your sweetie's sweet tooth, I have some great ideas…

National Comedian Appearing at Lucas Oil Raceway

Friday, February 2, 2018 9:00 AM by Josh Duke

A comedian? Lucas Oil Raceway? In February? To raise money for a local domestic abuse shelter? Yes, these four things don't seem to have much in common, but they will all converge on Feb. 10 when national comedian Michael Jr. performs live during the…