Looking Ahead - February 15, 2013
Friday, February 15, 2013 10:00 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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
French Kisses: The Madison Community Players will present the comedy "French Kisses." The dinner theater will be held Feb. 15 and Feb. 16 at the Livery Stable. The doors open at 6 p.m. and dinner starts at 6:30 p.m., with the show to follow the meal. Tickets are $28 and are available at Nice Shots!, 131 E. Main St. For more information call (812) 493-3357 or (812) 701-3028.
God of Carnage: Hanover College will present the adult comedy by Yasmina Reza, directed by Nichole Marquez at 7:30 p.m. Feb. 15-17. Tickets are $12 for adults, $10 for seniors, and $5 or students in high school or under. For more information or to purchase tickets call (812) 866-7110 or visit www.hanover.edu/arts.
CCPL Board Meeting: The Carroll County Public Library Board will meet at noon.
DIY T-Shirt Scarf Class: Get started on an easy project for recycled t-shirts at 3:30 p.m. at the Carroll County Public Library. Bring a t-shirt to use. To sign-up call (502) 732-7020.
Senior Dance: Will be held Friday by the Madison Parks Department at the Brown Gym featuring the music of Mayor's Magic with music from the 1960s and 1970s. The doors open at 5 p.m. Music begins at 6 p.m. Admission is $3.50 per person.
Lego Club: Will meet at 11 a.m. on the third Saturday of the month at the Jefferson County Public Library Madison Branch. All ages are welcome. Those attending are encouraged to bring legos. For more information call (812) 265-2744.
Teen Magic Tournament: Will be held from 1 to 4 p.m. at the Carroll County Public Library.
River's Bend Writers Group: The newly formed community of writers will meet at 1:30 p.m. to read each other's work and provide respectful feedback. The meetings are held at the Jefferson County Public Library in Madison.
Father-Daughter Dance: A Mardi Gras style dance will be held from 6 to 8:30 p.m. at the Madison Township Volunteer Fire Department. Admission is $10 a couple or $5 a person. Corsages and boutonnieres will be available for $2 and souvenir photos will be available for $6. All proceeds will go to the Girls Scouts of Kentuckiana Service Unit 600.
Puttin' on the Ritz: Prince of Peace Catholic Schools will host its annual auction dinner fundraiser at the Lide White Boys and Girls Club. The evening will include dinner, a live and silent auction and a cash bar. The Madisonians will provide big band music. Tickets are $25 and are available online at www.popeace.org.
Senior Dance: The Saturday night dance held at the Lide White Boys and Girls Club will not be held Feb. 16. The Feb. 23 dance will feature Honky Tonk. For more information call (812) 599-0848 or (812) 274-0338.
Christopher Goodin Photo Shoot Fundraiser: A fundraiser photo shoot will be held from noon to 6 p.m. at the Morgan Community Center, 147 Victory Lane, Bedford, Ky. All proceeds will go to help the family of Christopher Goodin with the costs that will be incurred for his needed double-lung transplant. Photos are $25 for the first photo, and $10 for each additional photo with a professional photographer and lighting.
KDH Community Open House: Will be held from 1 to 4 p.m. to celebrate the opening of the new campus. A ribbon cutting ceremony will be held at 1:30 p.m. The event will also include campus tours and refreshments. For more information on the new campus, which opens Feb. 23, visit www.kdhmadison.org.
Great Chili Out: The Jefferson County Republican Women's Club will host the Great Chili Out at Venture Out Business Center. The social begins at 4:30 p.m. with dinner to follow at 5 p.m. Admission for women, including annual membership dues is $20. Admission for men is $10. The menu includes appetizers and several types of chili and homemade desserts. For more information call (812) 216-7801 or (812) 493-4013.
Moving for Better Health: The free senior exercise class will meet from 9 to 10 a.m. Mondays at the Brown Gym. For more information call (812) 273-1072.
GED Math Workshop: The Jefferson County Public Library Madison Branch will host a workshop for the math portion of the GED at 1:30 p.m. For more information call (812) 265-2744 or visit www.mjcpl.org.
Monday Matinee Classics: The Ohio Theatre will screen classic films each Monday in February with free showings at 1:30 p.m. Roy Rogers's "My Pal Trigger" will be shown Feb. 18.
Movies at the Library: The Trimble County Public Library will screen a movie on the library's big screen at 2 p.m. with free popcorn and drinks. Movies are rated G or PG.
Belly Dance for Fitness: Will be held at 5:15 p.m. at the Carroll County Public Library.
Knit and Crochet Guild: Will meet at 5:30 p.m. at the Jefferson County Public Library Hanover Branch. Get help from experienced needle-crafter or help a beginner.
What does your body do with Valentine Candy: The Carroll County Public Library's Best of the Best Seminar Series will feature Faith Kutnicki, who teaches in the Life Science Department at the Jefferson Community and Technical College, at 7 p.m.
Toddler Time: Will be held at 11 a.m. at the Carroll County Public Library for children up to age 3 1/2.
Jefferson County United Way Board of Directors: Will hold the annual corporation meeting at noon at Harry's Stone Grill. The meeting is open to the public.
Chess Club: Will meet from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at the Jefferson County Public Library Madison Branch on the third Tuesday of the month.
Level I Computer Class: The Jefferson County Public Library Madison Branch will host a free beginners computer class at 1:30 p.m. For more information call (812) 265-2744 or visit www.mjcpl.org.
Level II Computer Class: The Jefferson County Public Library Madison Branch will host a free intermediate computer class at 3:30 p.m. for searching the internet, email and word processing. For more information call (812) 265-2744 or visit www.mjcpl.org.
Zumba: Will be held at 5:15 p.m. at the Carroll County Public Library.
Annual Tobacco Meeting: The Switzerland and Jefferson county Purdue Extension offices will hold their annual tobacco meeting at 6 p.m. at the Jefferson County 4-H Fairgrounds. Dr. Kenneth Seebold, University of Kentucky plant pathologist, will speak on issues in the tobacco industry and Guy Heitkemper, of the Burley Tobacco Cooperative, will give an update on local issues. Lonnie Mason, of the Jefferson County office, will offer a session for those who want to obtain Pesticide Applicator Recertification Program credit. For more information call (812) 427-3152.