Special Events

The World Comes to Madison: The Seifert-Short Museum and Learning Center, 113 E. Third St., will display nativities and crèches from around the world during the holiday season. The museum will be open from 1 to 4 p.m. Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays in December and January. Free admission.

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.

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.

January 14

Artist Reception: Susan and Warren McEuen will share photos from their recent trip to South Korea with stops in Japan and China at 6 p.m. at the Carroll County Public Library.

Eat Well Workshop: Will be held from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. at the Jefferson County Public Library Madison Branch. Kelly Walburn of Rivertown Chiropractic Wellness Center will offer a look at nutrition as a foundation for wellness. For more information call (812) 265-2744.

January 15

Mother Goose on the Loose: Storytime for babies and toddlers age 6 to 35 months and a caregiver will be held Tuesdays at 10:30 a.m. at the Jefferson County Public Library Madison Branch from Jan. 15-Feb. 12. Registration is required. Call (812) 265-2744.

Chess Club: Will meet from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at the Jefferson County Public Library Madison Branch.

Relay for Life Kick Off Celebration: Will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. at Venture Out Business Center, 975 Industrial Drive. Food and beverages will be provided. Anyone interested in learning more about or being involved with the American Cancer Society and Relay for Life is welcome. For more information call (812) 599-5909 or email brandy.graham@cancer.org.

January 16

Preschool Story Time: Storytime for children ages 3 to 6 will be held Wednesdays at 10 a.m. at the Jefferson County Public Library Madison Branch from January 16-February 13. Registration is required. Call (812) 265-2744.

Zumba: Will meet at 5:15 p.m. at the Carroll County Public Library.

January 17

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.

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.

Southeastern Indiana Solid Waste District Board: Will meet at 7 p.m. in the Ripley County Annex Building in Versailles. All meetings are open to the public.

January 18

Red Hatters: The Red Hatters of Madison will tavel to Belterra for lunch. The car pool will leave from the Prince of Peace parking lot at 10 a.m. All Red Hatters and guests are welcome. For more information call (812) 265-4433.

CCPL Board Meeting: The Carroll County Public Library Board will meet at noon.

Curly Scarf Class: Learn how to make a curly scarf from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. at the Carroll County Public Library. There is a materials fee of $5 for the class. Registration is requested. For more information call (502) 732-7020.

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 6:30 p.m. Admission is $3.50 per person.

Violin Virtuosi: The Hanover College Community Arts Series will present Violin Virtuosi at 7:30 p.m. in Fitzgibbon Recital Hall in Lynn Center for Fine Arts. Advance tickets are $10 for adults, $8 for seniors and $5 for youths. Tickets will be $15 if purchased on the day of the show. For more information or to purchase tickets visit www.hanover.edu/arts or call (812) 866-7110.

January 19

Beef Tagging: Jefferson County 4-H beef tagging will be held from 7 to 10 a.m. at the Jefferson County 4-H Fairgrounds. Any 4-H member planning to show a beef and/or dairy steer at the fair must bring their animal to be tagged. For more information call (812) 265-8919. Make-up beef tagging will be Jan. 26 from 7 to 10 a.m.

Photography Class: Tim Hendricks will teach a three-part series covering the basics of photography from 10 a.m. to noon Jan. 5, 12 and 19 at the Carroll County Public Library. Those attending are asked to bring their camera and camera manual. Registration is requested by calling (502) 732-7020.

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.

Magic Tournament: Will be held for teenagers from 1 to 4 p.m. at the Carroll County Public Library.

Chili Supper: The North Madison Volunteer Fire Department, 1825 Allen St., will host a chili supper from 2 to 9 p.m.

Senior Dance: Will host Cool Country with Tommy Day Saturday 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.

January 20

John W. Lee 90th Birthday: Friends and family are invited to celebrate the 90th birthday of John W. Lee from 2 to 4 p.m. at the Versailles Post 173 of the American Legion, 119 S. Washington St., Versailles. Lee, formerly of Fairview, is a lifelong resident of Switzerland and Jefferson counties. Refreshments will be served. He requests no gifts.

January 21

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.

Martin Luther King Day Program: Trinity United Methodist Church will host a Martin Luther King program from noon until 1 p.m. The speaker will be Rev. Ron Norris. A light lunch will follow the service with a limited number of to-go lunches available for those who must return to work.

Belly Dance for Fitness: Will be held at 5:15 p.m. at the Carroll County Public Library.