Elizabeth Flynn, a senior at Ball State, is a preschool teacher at Ross Community Center. Flynn serves as the lead, and only, teacher there. Elizabeth Flynn // Photo Provided

Ball State senior opens preschool, serves as lead teacher

Nine beaming children with rosy cheeks file in through the door; the tenth child, too tired from her time spent on the playground, rests in the arms of the vivacious group’s teacher. As the children rush to the water fountain, their teacher gingerly lifts up each to the too-tall fountain, making sure every student has the chance to get a drink.

Tribune Showprint has one of the nation's largest collections of moveable type. The shop opened their doors to the public on Feb. 2. Brynn Mechem // DN

10 things to do at First Thursday this month

This Thursday, students and community members are invited to downtown Muncie, as well as to Ball State’s campus, to experience a variety of art, food and activities at the First Thursday event. Here are some things to check out this week.

Terence K. Lightning Jr. // DN

Books on Tap meshes library and bar life

Ever wanted to join a book club but weren't sure if it was for you? One club that originated in Muncie allows members to discuss literature with a pint of their favorite brew. Books on Tap is one of five book clubs the Maring-Hunt Library offers to the Muncie community. 

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