Looking Ahead - February 7, 2014
Friday, February 07, 2014 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.
A.D.E.P.T. Level I: Will meet from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Feb. 7 and from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Feb. 8 at the Salvation Army, 331 E. Main St. For more information about the alcohol/drug education/prevention/pretreatment program call (812) 498-6880 or (812) 265-9059.
A.D.E.P.T. Level II: Will meet from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Feb. 3-7 and Feb. 8 from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Salvation Army, 331 E. Main St. For more information about the alcohol/drug education/prevention/pretreatment program call (812) 498-6880 or (812) 265-9059.
Harvest: Will be performed Feb. 13-16 at 7:30 p.m. in Hanover College's Parker Auditorium. The sci-fi drama unfolds in a near-future world where the rich buy the rights to the bodies of the poor. The performance has mature themes and actions. Tickets are $12 for adults, $10 for seniors and $5 for students high school and younger. For more information visit www.hanover.edu/arts.
Murdered to Death: Madison Community Players will stage Peter Gordon's "Murdered to Death" as dinner theater at the Livery Stable. Performances will be at 6 p.m. Feb. 14 and Feb. 15 and at 2:30 p.m. Feb. 16. Tickets are $30. For more information or reservations call (812) 493-3357.
Jefferson County House of Hope: Will provide free food and supplies to residents of Jefferson County who are in need. A household may visit once every 30 days. Guests will be served from 5 to 8 p.m. Tuesdays and from 9 a.m. to noon Fridays. The clearinghouse is located at 100 E. Second St. The entrance is located off First St., at the rear of the building.
GED Help: Will be offered at 4 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 meet 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.
Zumba: Will meet at 5:15 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays at the Carroll County Public Library.
Wear Read Day: King' Daughters' Health team members will participate in the American Heart Association's 'Wear Red Day." KDH encourages guests and visitors to the hospital to wear read also.
Red Hatters of Madison: Will meet for lunch at 11:30 a.m. at Harry's Stone Grill. All Red Hatters and guests are welcome. For more information call (812) 265-4433.
Knit and Crochet: Gather to knit and crochet or get help from others at 3:30 p.m. at the Carroll County Public Library.
Arm Knitting: Learn to knit a simple scarf at 3:30 p.m. at the Carroll County Public Library. For students and adults. Materials will be provided. Sign up is requested.
Senior Dance - CANCELED: Will not be held Friday at the Brown Gym. The next dance will be a "Sweetheart Dance" on Feb. 14.
No More Cutting: A support group for girls from junior high to college who struggle with depression, fear, anxiety and suicidal thoughts will meet every Friday at Resurrection Lutheran Church, 1429 Clifty Drive, from 6 to 7:30 p.m. The group is spiritually-based and non-denominational. For more information call (502) 468-6316.
Timothy Noble and His Studio: Baritone Timothy Noble will be in concert as part of the Hanover College Community Arts Series at 7:30 p.m. in the Lynn Center for Fine Arts. Tickets are $15 in advance, $18 at the door. Tickets are available for $15 to seniors and Hanover College faculty and staff and $5 for students in high school or younger. For more information call (812) 866-7110 or visit www.hanover.edu/arts.
Trimble County Legislative Forum: Will be held with Kentucky Senator Paul Hornback at 9 a.m. at the Trimble County Fiscal Court.
Chocolate Walk: Carrollton will host a sweet treat with a chocolate walk. Visitors can sample more than 20 free chocolate treats at various downtown businesses. Free carriage rides will also be available from 1 to 4 p.m.
Behind the Scenes Tour: Take a behind the scenes tour of the Lanier Mansion on the second Saturday of the month at 4 p.m. Admission is $10 for adults, $8 for seniors over 60 and $5 for children. The tours, which are limited to 15 people, include the basement, cupola, east wing and information not included on the standard tour. Reservations are required. For more information call (812) 273-0556.
Winter Ball: General Butler State Resort Park will host a winter ball in support of the Jefferson Community and Technical College. The social hour begins at 6 p.m. and will be followed by dinner from 7 to 8 p.m. and dancing featuring music from The Tymes from 8 p.m. to midnight. Tickets are $125 per couple. For more information or to reserve tickets call (502) 314-2477 or (502) 732-4261.
PFLAG: Will meet at 3 p.m. in the fellowship room of Hanover Presbyterian Church. The group meets on the second Sunday of each month.
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.
House of Hope - Food Intake Training: Will be held for anyone interested in processing food and supply donations at 10 a.m. at the Jefferson County Clearinghouse, 100 E. Second St. Anyone 18 and over is welcome to volunteer. For more information call (812) 265-2652.
Jefferson County Republican Women: Will meet at 6 p.m. at Franco's, 119 E. Main St. The guest speaker will be Dick McCracken, who will discuss strategy for upcoming elections. For more information call (812) 216-7801 or (812) 493-4013 or (812) 216-7801.
Carrollton City Council: Will meet on the second and fourth Monday of each month at 7 p.m. in council chambers at Carrollton City Hall.
Jefferson County Clearinghouse Planning Meeting: Will be held at 8 a.m. on the second Tuesday of the month at 215 E. Main St., Suite 1.
Carroll County Fiscal Court: Will meet at 9 a.m. on the second and fourth Tuesdays of each month in the Fiscal Court on the second floor of the Carroll County Courthouse.
Carroll County Chamber Membership: Will meet at noon at the General Butler State Resort Park Lodge.
NARFE: Chapter 1677 of the National Association of Active and Retired Federal Employees will meet at noon at Ponderosa Steak House. All federal retirees, active federal employees, postal employees are welcome.
Blood Pressure Screening: King's Daughters' Health will offer free blood pressure screenings from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the hospital lobby. No appointment is necessary. For more information visit www.kdhmadison.org.