Looking Ahead - February 18, 2013
Monday, February 18, 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 email@example.com.
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 firstname.lastname@example.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.
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.
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.
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.
Music Makers: Will be held at 11 a.m. at the Carroll County Public Library for children 18 months and older.
Craft Time: Craft time for children ages 10 and under will be held at 6 p.m. Thursdays at the Jefferson County Public Library Madison Branch from Jan. 17 to Feb. 21. Some crafts may be messy. The event will not be held Feb. 14. For more information call (812) 265-2744.
Remembering the March 2 Tornado: National Weather Service meteorologist Joe Sullivan will discuss the tornado which hit the area on March 2, 2012, how it formed and how it moved, from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. at the Trimble County Public Library.
Evening Storytime: The Trimble County library will host an evening storytime at 6:30 p.m. on the third Thursday of the month. For more information call (502) 255-7362.
Southeastern Indiana Solid Waste District Board of Directors: Will meet at 7 p.m. in the Ripley County Annex Building in Versailles. All meetings are open to the public.
Instrumentalists in Recital: Hanover College instrumentalists will perform at 7:30 p.m. in the Fitzgibbon Recital Hall in the Lynn Center for Fine Arts on the Hanover College Campus.
Senior Dance: Will be held Friday by the Madison Parks Department at the Brown Gym featuring the music of the Canyon River Band. The doors open at 5 p.m. Music begins at 6:30 p.m. Admission is $3.50 per person.
Friday Crafts: Will be held from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. at the Carroll County Public Library.
Artist Reception: Will be held at 6 p.m. at the Carroll County Public Library for the photography exhibit of Norma Birchfield. Live music will be provided by Vanessa Birchfield.
Pajama Party: Trimble County Public Library will host a pajama party starting at 9:30 a.m. with stories and fun. The program is designed for children from preschool to second grade, and their families.
Bluebird Nest Box Workshop: Clifty Falls State Park will host a bluebird nest box workshop at 10:30 a.m. at Clifty Inn. The program is suitable for families. Children ages 13 and under must be accompanied by an adult. Fees of $2 per person ages 5 and older, and $10 per kid will be due. There will not be a park gate fee. Space is limited. Call (812) 273-0609 to registration.
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.
Christian Motorcycle Association: The "Soul Survivors" Madison Chapter of the Christian Motorcycle Association will meet from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Salvation Army, 331 E. Main St. The group meets on the fourth Saturday of the month. For more information call (502) 759-4821.
Senior Dance: Will host the Honky Tonk Band 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. The Feb. 16 dance has been canceled. For more information call (812) 599-0848 or (812) 274-0338.
A Taste of Soul: The Human Rights Commission will host "A Taste of Soul" at 2 p.m. at the AME Church. Enjoy a free sampling of various freshly prepared soul food. Sue Livers will take about soul food in African American culture and there will also be a short presentation on the role of the Underground Railroad in the Madison area.