Posts from July 2012

By now you probably know that when I find something fun and free to do, I have to share it. This time it's the First Friday Cruise-In, which takes place the first Friday of each month when hundreds of cars fill the Hendricks County Courthouse Square…

Who knew turtles could be so interesting, fun

Monday, July 23, 2012 11:00 PM by Eric Ivie

In my never-ending quest to find inexpensive things to do to beat the heat in Hendricks County, Indiana , this summer, the Turtle Time program offered by Hendricks County Parks & Recreation on July 21 piqued my interest. It sounded interesting; it was…

Are you a "treasure hunter?" Do you have the eye to spot a valuable antique within a huge store? I sure wish I did. But hey, doesn't mean I can start practicing now! As a fan of "Antiques Roadshow" on PBS, I was thrilled to hear about a large antique…

Runners and walkers alike — both seasoned athletes and beginners — have more than a dozen opportunities to participate in organized fun runs and timed races through the rest of 2012. Check out this list highlighting some of the scheduled events…

It was my second day at the Hendricks County 4-H Fairgrounds & Conference Complex in Danville, Indiana, and boy, was it busy. Committing a blogging sin, I arrived to the fair after 1 p.m. and had to pay to park. Although parking was cheap ($5), I…