Special Events

The Sound of Music: Madison Consolidated High School Theatre presents "The Sound of Music," with shows at 7 p.m. April 12 and April 13, and at 2:30 p.m. April 13 and April 14. Tickets are $10 for main floor seating, $5 for balcony seats. Tickets for all shows are $5 for students. Discounted tickets are $8 for seniors for Saturday's matinee. Tickets are available at the River Valley Financial Bank on Clifty Drive.

Computer Help: The Carroll County Public Library offers walk-in computer help and tutoring Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday from 2 to 4 p.m. Call (502) 732-7020 and ask for Sheila or email sheila@carrollcountylibrary.org to set up an appointment.

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.

GED Help: Will be offered at 3:30 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays at the Carroll County Public Library.

Homework Help: Will be offered at 5 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays at the Carroll County Public Library.

ESL Class: Will be taught at 6 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays at the Carroll County Public Library.

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' Health Medical Office Building.

April 8

Madison Port Authority: Will meet at noon at the Madison Railroad Office, 1121 W. J.P.G. Woodfill Road, Building 216. For more information visit www.madisonrailroad.com.

Vocalists in Recital: Hanover College vocalists will perform at 5 p.m. in the Fitzgibbon Recital Hall in the Lynn Center for Fine Arts on the Hanover College Campus.

Jefferson County Republican Women: Will meet at 6 p.m. on the second Monday of the month at Franco's. The group will discuss the upcoming Great Chili Out. All Republican women are welcome.

April 9

Veterans Benefits Representative: A veterans benefits field representative from the Kentucky Department of Veteran Affairs will be at the Veterans Affairs Health Clinic in Carrollton, Ky. on the second and fourth Tuesday of the month from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. The representative will be available to assist veterans and widows/widowers for free in filing for federal and state benefits for veterans and dependents. A copy of the veteran's discharge papers are needed. For more information or to make an appointment call 1-800-747-9963.

Toddler Time: Will be held at 11 a.m. at the Carroll County Public Library for children up to age 3 1/2.

NARFE: The National Association of Active and Retired Federal Employees will meet at noon at Ponderosa Steak House. All federal retirees, active federal employees and their guests are welcome.

April 11

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 Community Health Fair: Will be held from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Trimble County Middle School Gym in Bedford, Ky. For more information call (502) 255-5110, ext. 1044.

Jefferson County Genealogical Society: Will meet at 1 p.m. at the Jefferson County Public Library Madison Branch.

Pilot Club: Will meet on the second Thursday of the month at 6:30 p.m. for social hour, followed by the meeting at 7 p.m. at the Madison Senior Center. For more information call (812) 273-0550.

April 12

Soprano Karen Kness: The Madison Performing Arts Foundation will present a free performance by soprano Karen Kness at 7 p.m. at the Madison Presbyterian Church, 202 Broadway. She will be accompanied by local musicians.

Senior Dance: Will be held Friday by the Madison Parks Department at the Brown Gym featuring the music of Tommy Day and Cool Country. The doors open at 5 p.m. Music begins at 6 p.m. Admission is $3.50 per person.

April 13

Speaking of Women's Health: Will be held at Ivy Tech Community College Southeast. The keynote speaker will be Wave 3's Dawne Gee. Registration opens Feb. 14 at www.ivytech.edu/southeast.

Showchoir Showcase: Southwestern's Esprit Show Choir will host a showcase from 8 a.m. to midnight.

Senior Dance: Will host Country Rhythm 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.

Bravo! The President Honors the Arts: Hanover College president Sue DeWine will host the 31st annual "The President Honors the Arts" with a 90-minute stage show at 7 p.m. in the Lynn Center for Fine Arts. For more information call (812) 866-7110 or visit www.hanover.edu/arts.