Special Events & Festivals

Listing Holy Week, Easter services

The following is a listing of area Holy Week and Easter services:

Area churches, including College Park United Brethren, Dillman United Brethren, New Hope United Brethren and The Well United Brethren
April 19 – Good Friday Stations of the Cross self-paced walk held from 3:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. at the Merillat Centre, Huntington University.

Calvary United Methodist Church
1725N-900W, Huntington (Bippus)
April 21 – Easter service at 10 a.m.

Northview CofC egg hunt set for Saturday

Northview Church of Christ will have its annual Easter egg hunt on Saturday, April 20, at 11 a.m. for ages birth through fifth grade.

Participants should bring a basket to collect their candy. Hot dogs and chips will be provided for an after-hunt treat.

Families are welcome to join in on the day. The church is located at 2900 N. Jefferson St., Huntington.

Open carefully


Photo by Scott Trauner.

Kade Schroeder, 7, carefully opens the Easter eggs he collected at the annul Zanesville Liions Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday, April 13, at the Zanesville United Methodist Church. The event was sponsored by the Zanesville Lions Club. Schroeder is the son of Kirsten Schroeder.

TAB to publish list of Holy Week and Easter services in April 18 edition

The Huntington County TAB will publish a list of special Holy Week and Easter church services in its April 18 edition.

Area churches are invited to send their services information by email to tabnewsroom@comcast.net, by fax to 356-1177 or bring it by The TAB office at 1670 Etna Ave.

The deadline to include services is 5 p.m. on Friday, April 12.

For more information contact The TAB at 356-1107 or email tabnewsroom@comcast.net.

Heritage Days will again have pair of vehicle shows this year

Heritage Days will once again include two vehicle shows as a part of the celebration for 2019.

A downtown Car, Truck & Motorcycle Show, sponsored by MetroNet, will be held Friday evening, June 21, from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. The Huntington County Disaster Team Car, Truck and Motorcycle Show will be held Saturday, June 22, at Huntington North High School from 3 p.m. to 8 p.m. Gerdau Huntington Facility is the official sponsor of Heritage Days 2019.

EXPO talk


Photo by Steve Clark.

John Nelson (right) of Edward Jones, talks with Deb Henline (left) and Diane Biggers during the Huntington County Business EXPO/ArtsExpress on Saturday, March 16, at the Huntington University Fieldhouse.

Admiring the artwork


Photo by Steve Clark.

Deb Henline (left) and Dianne Biggers look at some of the art on display at the Huntington County Business EXPO/Arts Express on Saturday, March 16, at the Huntington University Fieldhouse.

Entertainment


Photo by Steve Clark.

The Roanoke Rhythm, under the direction of music teacher Barry Jamison, performs at the Huntington County Busienss EXPO/ArtsExpress on Saturday, March 16, at the Huntington University Fieldhouse.

Friendly chat


Photo by Steve Clark.

Deb Powell (left) and Rylan Powell (middle) chat with Megan Horsley, director of special education for the Huntington County Community School Corp., at the HCCSC booth during the Huntington County Business EXPO/ArtsExpress on Saturday, March 16, at the Huntington University Fieldhouse.

Balloon artists draw a crowd


Photo by Steve Clark.

Children watch as several Joy Pleasers clowns craft balloon animals during the Huntington County Business EXPO/ArtsExpress on Saturday, March 16, at the Huntington University Fieldhouse.

EXPO/ArtsExpress


Photo by Steve Clark.

Bob Zahm (left), of Huntington Heating and Cooling, talks with Huntington County Sheriff Chris Newton (right) and Newton's daughter, Haley, during the Huntington County Business EXPO/ArtsExpress on Saturday, March 16, at the Huntington University Fieldhouse. The event featured booths from various businesses and groups  the annual Huntington County Community Schools Corp. art exposition.

Two popular events join forces as EXPO, ArtsExpress team up


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Two of Huntington’s most popular events have joined forces to create a mega business and arts experience on the same day and in the same place.

The Huntington County Business EXPO/ArtsExpress exhibition takes place Saturday, March 16, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the Huntington University Fieldhouse. Admission is free.

Area churches announce Christmas services

The following area churches have announced their upcoming Christmas services:

Christ the King Episcopal Church
1224 N. Jefferson St., Huntington
Monday, Dec. 24, beginning at 7 p.m. – Christmas Eve service of Holy Communion.
Tuesday, Dec. 25, beginning at 9 a.m. – Christmas Day service of Holy Communion.

Christ United Methodist Church
148 W. Third St., Roanoke
Monday, Dec. 24, at 7 p.m. – Christmas Eve service.

Keep track of Santa with HCARS, NORAD radar

On Christmas Eve, Dec. 24, Huntington County Amateur Radio Society will be watching and discussing Santa’s travels around the world.

HCARS invites the public to monitor Santa with the club on their computers as he travels around the globe on the NORAD Tracking System at www.noradsanta.org, especially as he closes in on the United States. It is suggested that interested Santa watchers visit NORAD’s website prior to the event to familiarize themselves with their operation. The website is now active.

Christmas transformation


Photo by Rebecca Sandlin.

Trends Hair Studio stylist Darcel Smart (left) transforms the hair of Mae Hardin, of Fort Wayne, into a reindeer face and antlers on Saturday, Dec. 8, during the annual Christmas in the Village in Roanoke.

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