Looking Ahead April 29, 2013
Monday, April 29, 2013 11:00 AM
Looking Ahead items must be in writing and hand-carried, mailed, faxed or e-mailed to The Madison Courier at least two weeks before the date of the activity, meeting or event. The Madison Courier is at 310 West St., Madison, IN 47250. Office hours are 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. The fax number is (812) 273-6903 or e-mail us at email@example.com.
Nickel and Dimed: The Madison Community Players will present "Nickel and Dimed," by Joan Holden, based on Barbara Ehrenreich's book "Nickel and Dimed, on (Not) Getting by in America." The play will be presented at Democratic Headquarters, 406 E. Main St., at 7 p.m. May 3-4 and May 10-11, and at 2:30 p.m. May 5 and May 12. A round table discussion will follow the May 5 show. Tickets are $10 for adults, $5 for students. For more information visit www.madisonplayers.org.
A.D.E.P.T. Level I: Will meet from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. May 10 and from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. May 11 at the Salvation Army, 331 E. Main St.
A.D.E.P.T. Level II: Will meet from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. May 6-10 and May 11 from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Salvation Army, 331 E. Main St.
Jefferson County Women Build: Registration is now open for the second annual Jefferson County Women Build event May 10-11. No building experience is required. All training and tools will be provided for the 4-hour shifts, along with lunch, t-shirts and construction goodies. A $25 donations is requested per participant. For more information or to register call (812) 265-9697. All proceeds benefit Habitat for Humanity Jefferson County.
Walking: The Brown Gym will be open for walking from 5:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday. For more information call (812) 265-8308.
Yoga: Will be held at 9:45 a.m. Mondays and Wednesdays at the Carroll County Public Library.
T.O.P.S.: Taking Off Pounds Sensibly will meet at 5 p.m. Thursdays at Faith Alliance Church. Weigh in starts at 4:30 p.m. For more information call (812) 265-5529 or (812) 265-4641.
Walk Away the Pounds: Daily at 9 a.m. at the Carroll County Public Library.
Al-Anon Family Group: Will meet at 7 p.m. Fridays at Madison Presbyterian Church, 202 Broadway. For more information call (812) 493-3848.
Orchard Support Group: A support group for pregnant mothers, new mothers and mothers of older children who are battling addiction will meet from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. Thursdays at the King's Daughters' Hospital.
Kids' Fourth Monday Storytime: Jill Kelly Koren will read to young book lovers at 11 a.m. at Village Lights Bookstore. Selections will be tailored to the age of the audience.
Monday Matinee Classics: Will screen the "Carson City Kid" starring Roy Rogers on April 29 at 1:30 p.m. Admission is free.
Spring into the Garden: Get the dirt on dirt at 6 p.m. at the Jefferson County Public Library Madison Branch. Join Master Gardener and speaker Greg Schneider to learn about soil and soil amendment. For more information call (812) 265-2744 or visit www.mjcpl.org.
Court Street Cinemas: Will show "The Impossible" at 6 p.m. at the Carroll County Public Library. Popcorn and soft drinks will be available. The film is rated PG13.
Toddler Time: Will be held at 11 a.m. at the Carroll County Public Library for children up to age 5.
Teen Council: The Jefferson County Public Library Teen Council will meet at 5:30 p.m. at the Madison Branch for middle and high school students. For more information call (812) 265-2744 or visit www.mjcpl.org.
Alzheimer's Support Group: Will meet at 7 p.m. at Hanover Health and Rehabilitation Center in the continuing education area in Wing 1. The free meeting offers an educational program and light refreshments. For more information call (812) 866-2625.
Moving for Better Health: The free senior exercise class will meet from 9 to 10 a.m. Thursdays at the Lide White Boys and Girls Club/Family and Community Center. For more information call (812) 273-1072.
Trimble County Fiscal Court: Will hold a special meeting at 1:30 p.m. to discuss Local Government Economic Assistance and Conty Road Aid funds.
Southwestern Food Pantry: Will be open from 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. the first Thursday of the month. The pantry is open to families of Southwestern Middle and High School students and offers food and daily living supplies. For more information or to make a donation to the pantry call (812) 866-6230 or (812) 866-6222.
Red Hatters: The Red Hatters of Madison will meet at 11 a.m. at Stream Cliff Farms, 8225 S. County Road 90-W, Commiskey. A car pool will leave the Big Lots parking lot at 10:20 a.m. All Red Hatters and guests are welcome. For more information call (812) 265-4433.
Senior Dance: Will be held Friday by the Madison Parks Department at the Brown Gym featuring the music of Charlie Humphrey. The doors open at 5 p.m. Music begins at 6:30 p.m. Admission is $3.50 per person.
1974 Tornado: Trinity United Methodist Church, 412 W. Main St., will host a slide show presentation of photographs documenting the 1974 tornado from 6:45 to 8 p.m. in the church's downstairs dining room.
United Way Day of Caring: The day is dedicated to helping those in need. For more information on volunteering call (812) 273-2036 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Pancake Breakfast: The Hanover Lodge of Free and Accepted Masons 652 will host a pancake, waffle, egg, sausage and bacon breakfast from 6 to 10:30 a.m. at 240 W. Main St., Hanover. Freewill donations will be accepted.
Emergency Disaster Training: The Salvation Army will host an emergency disaster response and services training workshop from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The training is required for anyone wishing to volunteer during Salvation Army emergency response and is open to anyone interested in how to best assist others during a disaster. The free course is taught by Jerry Larsen, director of Emergency Disaster Services. To register call (812) 265-2157.
Choices for Women Walk for Life: Will be held at 10 a.m. at Choices for Women, 314 St. Michael's Avenue.
Judy Bentley Signing and Reading: Judy Bentley, co-author of "Free Boy" with Lorraine McConaghy will be held from 1 to 3 p.m. at Village Lights Bookstore.
Chili Supper: Ryker's Ridge Volunteer Fire Company will host their annual spring chili supper from 4:30 to 7 p.m. at the firehouse.
Senior Dance: Will host the Side Kicks from 5:15 to 9:30 p.m. at the Lide White Boys and Girls Club. Doors open at 5:15 p.m. The band will perform from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. Admission is $5. For more information call (812) 599-0848 or (812) 274-0338.