Category Archives for "buying local"

Jul 24

Veach’s Toy Store Celebrates 75 Years!

By constance | buying local , Richmond

Veach’s Toy Station in downtown Richmond is celebrating their 75th year in business! Along with the downtown Richmond community, Veach’s will host an anniversary event sure to please any family.  Family owned and operated since 1938, the old-fashioned, 16,000 square foot toy store has a huge selection of quality, fun, educational toys for kids of all ages – toys you won’t find in big box […]

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May 08

“Connect for Success” IN/OH Regional Conference in Richmond on May 16th

By constance | buying local , indiana , Local Businesses , Local News , Richmond

Richmond, Indiana – Tourism and Hospitality industry representatives are invited to attend a formidable one-day Tourism Conference on Thursday, May 16,  2013 at the Holiday Inn Conference Center in Richmond, Indiana.  The Conference is open to tourism and hospitality professionals in the Indiana/Ohio regional area. The focus for this year’s conference is connecting and establishing unique and creative partnerships. Conference attendees participating in breakout […]

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Mar 09

A “Hoe Down” Day In Wayne County: Sprout Of Control & Farmer’s Market

By KPass | buying local , Exercise and Diet , farmers market , Townsend Center

Today was a great day for good home grown foods and getting your hands dirty.  And if you missed it, there will be another opportunity in just two weeks! Several volunteers showed up at the Townsend Center today to prepare the community garden for planting.  Some were from Earlham and all were there to support […]

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Nov 29

Wayne County Convention & Tourism Bureau to Host Author Joseph M. Jarzen

By constance | Arts , buying local , wayne-county

Richmond, Indiana – As part of the unveiling and dedication of the National Road interpretative panel on Saturday, December 1, 2012 at 11 am, Wayne County Convention & Tourism Bureau will be hosting author Joseph M. Jarzen. Jarzen is the co-author of Images of Indiana’s Historic National Road: The East Side, Richmond to Indianapolis. Commissioned by the Indiana National Road Association, the book was published […]

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Nov 08

Small Business Saturday Is Coming: November 24, 2012

By KPass | buying local , Local Businesses , wayne-county

It’s that time of year again…Small Business Saturday highlights the importance of supporting your locally owned and operated small business owners. So while you are out shopping after Thanksgiving, remember on the 24th to frequent your favorite cafes and shop locally owned stores.  Let’s show our neighbors that we appreciate their ingenuity and bravery in […]

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Sep 18

Richmond Group First Annual Show & Sale

By constance | Arts , buying local

EVENT:  Richmond Group 1st Annual Show & Sale VENUE: Richmond Art Museum  350 Hub Etchison Parkway Richmond, Indiana 47374 DATE:  Saturday, September 29th, 2012  3–5PM DESCRIPTION: Public Show and Sale by New Richmond Group Artists MEETING SCHEDULED: Saturday, September 29, 2012 TIME: 10AM – 2PM MEETING PLACE: Richmond Art Museum PAINTING LOCATION: Middlefork Reservoir, Richmond or Oktoberfest in […]

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Nov 19

What’s Happening This Weekend- A Quick Peek At Holiday Offerings

By KPass | buying local , Depot District , Featured , wayne-county

The Holidays are officially upon us as the weekend offerings include wonderful craft shows, festivals and even a Thanksgiving Tea this weekend. Quaker Hill Fall Festival Saturday from 9 a.m. – 3 pm. this craft show includes items from 10,000 Villages and more.  The Quaker Hill entrance is located off of Waterfall Road. Country Craft […]

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