Jenny’s Picks – February 2

As I may have mentioned before, I love shopping. In particular, I love a garage sale, so I’m heading to Community Cast-A-Ways Garage Sale, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Feb. 11, Donner Center, 739 22nd St., Columbus. Sponsored by Columbus Parks and Recreation Department. Admission free for shoppers. Vendors must be 18 or older. Information about becoming a vendor: 812-376-2680 and

Moms, daughters, grandmothers and granddaughters: Celebrate Valentine’s Day with some of the best-loved Hoosiers, Raggedy Ann and Andy. Join them for their Valentine Party, 2 to 4 p.m. Feb. 12, Brown County History Center, 90, E. Gould St., Nashville. Crafts, stories, games and a lemonade “tea” party with finger goodies. Open to children from 4 to 12. All children must be accompanied by an adult. Cost is $5 per person. Seating is limited and reservations are required: 812-350-1211.

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Jenny Elig is a reporter for The Republic. She can be reached at or 812-379-5671.