Posts from September 2012

Film Festival of Hendricks County, Oct. 5-7

Thursday, September 27, 2012 11:00 PM by Amanda Miller

Independent films. One historic theater. Popcorn making you salivate. Live entertainment. Mark your culture calendar for the weekend of Oct. 5-7, because the second annual Film Festival of Hendricks County is approaching. See independent short films…

Scarecrows invade Hendricks Co. Courthouse Square Oct. 6

Wednesday, September 26, 2012 11:00 PM by Eric Ivie

The crows are coming to Hendricks County, Indiana ! With the arrival of fall, Downtown Danville offers a fun, family-oriented way of scaring them off -- the 5th annual Scarecrow Festival on Saturday, Oct. 6 at the Courthouse Square. From noon to 3…

Fall in Hendricks County always includes a couple of trips out to Beasley’s Orchard . Yes, I do go early to buy apples so I can make applesauce and apple butter (or buy it there!) but I also make a point to go out (at least once) through what I…

Editor's Note: This is the first of five Crafty Tuesday posts spotlighting some of our great Hendricks County shops and tying in a fall craft idea. In the post below, find out how you can win a $25 gift certificate. Welcome to fall! Isn't it great…

Let me just start by saying that I've kinda made it a point in life to never go to the county jail. Just really wasn't something high on my list of life priorities! However, a while back as a member of the Leadership Hendricks County program I was…

When pondering great artists, who do you think of? Picasso? Matisse? Warhol? How about Amy Nicoletto , Jose " Inkfather " Sanchez, or Timothy Boor ? Never heard of those last three? That may be because they don't use a traditional canvas for their…

Editor's Note: Today's post features guest blogger Mark Bellucci of Sellersburg, Indiana . He is the second of three winners of our Win & Grin summer contest to submit a post about his trip. What follows is his personal account of his Hendricks County…

There's a crispness to the air as summer loses its grip on Hendricks County . Believe it or not, autumn and Halloween are not far away. To get into the seasonal and holiday spirit, my daughters and I took a trip out to McCloud Nature Park , just…