Individuals age 50 or older are invited to meet Dwight Ericsson and learn about Chief Richardville at the November 7 Senior lunch at the Salamonie Interpretive Center.
The program kicks off with the meal at 12:30 p.m. Pasta and Meatballs will be provided by Upper Wabash Interpretive Services (UWIS). Seniors should bring a dish to pass, their own table service and $1 donation to help defray the cost of the provided meat dish.
Mr. Ericsson, a 35-year resident of Huntington and an active volunteer with the Historic Forks of the Wabash, presents: Chief Richardville, A Man for His Time, and the Times of the Man.
To help determine the correct amount of pasta and meatballs, those interested should register by calling UWIS, (260) 468-2127, or visiting the interpretive center, 3691 S. New Holland Road, Andrews, 46702.
The interpretive center and gift shop's hours are 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily. This barrier-free building features exhibits, floor-to-ceiling windows in the wildlife viewing area, and staff to answer questions.
The center is in Lost Bridge West Recreation Area, Highway 105, in western Huntington County.