Indian Creek Newsletter
on the web at frontiernet.net/~indiancreek
compiled by Helen Mogill, firstname.lastname@example.org,
Water Chairman Needed
A water chairman is needed to serve on the home owners’ board. Responsibilities include
· Work closely with contracted maintenance vendor to insure continued proper and safe system operation.
· Consult, advise, and investigate homeowner water problems.
· Locate water lines for “Julie”.
· Distribute the annual EPA water quality report to home owners.
Please consider volunteering for this important community service. If interested, contact Board President, Brian Krause, 718-5567.
May 3 & 4, 2008 – 5pm
Towanda Area Events
Historical Display with Video of
· Flea Market
· Historic Landscaped Route 66 Trail
“Velvet Groove” 11-2 Saturday:
Towanda 4-H: Coffee, Donuts:
· American Legion Breakfast: Sunday 7 – 11
· “Kicks” on Route 66 Weekend Events
o Saturday – Route 55 Memorabilia; Food
· Community Garage Sales: May 1 – May 4
For more information contact:
Susie McGuire 309-728-2195
Bluebells are Here
The bluebells are at their peak and are more lush than ever this year. Be sure to take a walk through the Nature Area this weekend for a wonderful experience.
Towanda Area Historical Society
By Gail Briggs
Slide presentations and videos of the April 22 Duncan Mansion program will be shown during the Red Carpet Corridor Event - Saturday May 3, 10:00am – 4:00pm and Sunday May 4, 10:00am – 2:00pm, in the Village Board Room at the South end of the Community Building. In addition, there will be videos of past events in Towanda, including the 2004 Sesquicentennial Parade and Settler's Days. Pick up information about TAHS and the Old House Society, and look at some artifacts that have been collected locally. Stop in and find out what is happening!!
The public is invited to attend
the next meeting of TAHS to be held Tuesday, May 27, 7:00 p.m. at the
Friday, May 16, 5:30 – 7:30 at the American Legion
The meal includes a Pork Chop Sandwich, French Fries, Green Beans and Dessert.
The cost is $7.00. Carry outs are available.
Spring Work Day
by Jim Russell, IC Grounds Chairman
An Indian Creek work day is great way meet fellow Indian Creekers, give something back to your neighborhood and show your appreciation for the beautiful area we are so lucky to live in. The work day this spring will be Saturday May 24th starting at 8:00. We'll meet at the bridge. Some of the tasks that have been suggested include:
1. Highway clean up
2. Painting the front entrance sign
3. Honeysuckle control along the trails
4. Other ideas?
Please respond to Jim Russell (email@example.com or 728-8042) if you're interested in volunteering. Thank you to those who have already volunteered!
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Towanda Library News
(on the web at towandalibrary.org)
Summer Reading Program
Summer reading program registration will begin on June 4. The theme is: Get in the Game: READ.
for April: car accidents - 4,
by Pat Pulokas, 728-2118; firstname.lastname@example.org
The Towanda HCE will meet on Monday, May 12 at 7:00 pm at the
Activities” will be showcased at Extension Office Auditorium at
The public is invited to both of these events.
HCE members for the excellent refreshments that were provided for the April
Monday, May 26 - Memorial Day - No School in Unit 5
Friday, May 30 - Last Day of Student Attendance in Unit 5
Saturday, May 31 - Unit 5
Jim Russell, 825-8042
· For sale 1996 Toyota RAV4. Automatic, power window and locks, AC, 127,000 miles, recent tires and exhaust. Looking for a quick sale. $5,200. Hundreds below NADA retail value. Available mid-May.
Nic Patti, 824-0590
§ Faxtor X Skateboard Spine Ramp, $25 or Best Offer
Kurt Patti, 825-7264 or 728-2067
§ Honda EU2000i Generator - 2000 Watt Honda Generator - just like new - purchased January '07 - used only twice < 5 hours total run time. Remainder of transferable 2 year warranty. EcoThrottle for increased fuel economy. Easy to start, easy to use, Honda reliability. Paid $1075, asking $800.
Fran Walk 728-2188
§ TiVo HD TCD652160 Brand new, still in box. $200
4th of July Planning Committee Car Wash
of July Planning Committee is holding a Car Wash on Saturday, May 24, from 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. at the
July Planning Committee will meet at 8:00 a.m. at the
Towanda Seniors Pot-Luck
The Towanda Seniors will be meeting
Wednesday, May 14th at noon for a
Potluck at the
have any questions call
Towanda Busy Bees 4-H Club News
by Craig Morris, club reporter
The Towanda Busy Bees 4-H Club meeting on April 22 was called to order at 7:03. The meeting was held at the Stan and Janetta Bauer Alpaca Farm near Ellsworth. The program was a tour of the Alpaca farm where we learned that unlike llamas that are used as pack animals, alpacas are used for their fur and that they have a lower micron count than sheep making the fur less itchy.
We are reminded that project enrollments are due May 1st. We
also decided to have the Towanda District Library clean up on Saturday, May
The Busy Bees meet each month on the 3rd Tuesday at 7:00,
usually at the
So You Want to Create a Web Page?
If you have ever thought you might like to develop your own web page, but don’t know how to get started, check out the new link on the Indian Creek website frontiernet.net/~indiancreek – to a Tutorial on how to develop web pages using Microsoft Word, how to locate a website host to post your website, and how to transfer your web pages from your computer to the host.