Looking Ahead - July 1, 2013
Monday, July 01, 2013 11:00 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.
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.
Zumba: Will be offered at 5:15 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays at the Carroll County Public Library.
Yoga and Hiking: Start the say with free yoga and hiking at 8:30 a.m. each Tuesday during June, July and August. Meet at the bottom of the Heritage Trail on Vaughn Drive. Those attending are asked to bring their own water and a yoga mat. The event will be canceled in case of rain. For more information call (812) 701-0284.
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.
Walk Away the Pounds: Daily at 9 a.m. at the Carroll County Public Library.
A.D.E.P.T. Level I: Will meet from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. July 5 and from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. July 6 at the Salvation Army, 331 E. Main St.
A.D.E.P.T. Level II: Will meet from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. July 1-5 and July 6 from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Salvation Army, 331 E. Main St.
Regatta: The Madison Regatta will be held July 5-7 in downtown Madison. Regatta weekend and the week leading up to the event feature pageants, a bed race, a waterball fight, The Madison Courier 10K Firecracker Walk/Run, a street dance, music on the river, a car show, R/C boat racing and the annual parade. Air Shows by aerobatic pilot Brett Hunter over the Ohio Riverwill be held from 10:45 a.m. to 11 a.m. Saturday as well as 10 a.m. to 10:20 a.m. Sunday and 3:50 p.m. to 4:10 p.m. Sunday. For more information visit www.madisonregatta.com.
Jefferson County 4-H Fair: Will be held July 8-15 at the Jefferson County 4-H Fairgrounds. Poor Jack Amusements will be open daily from 6 to 11 p.m., with Kiddie Day Wednesday from 1 to 5 p.m. The commercial buildings are open from 6 to 9:30 p.m. daily. Admission is $2 per car or walk-in.
Summer Theatre Workshop: The Madison Community Players will present their annual summer theater workshop from 9 to 11 a.m. July 22 to Aug. 2 at the Brown Gym. The program is open to everyone in third grade or older. Tuition is $25. The student performance will be Aug. 1 at 7 p.m. For more information call (812) 493-3357.
Family Film Series: The Ohio Theatre will offer free showings of "Madagascar 3 - Europe's Most Wanted" at 10:30 a.m. and 1 p.m.
Movie Monday: Watch a movie on the big screen at the Trimble County Public Library at 1 p.m. Snacks are provided. For more information call (502) 255-7362.
Big Oaks Conservation Society: Will meet at 6:30 p.m. at the Jefferson County Public Library Madison Branch.
Miss Madison Regatta Scholarship Pageant: Will be held at 7 p.m. in the Madison Consolidated High School Opal E. Sherman Auditorium sponsored by the Xi Beta Upsilon Chapter of Beta Sigma Phi. Tickets are $8.
IKE Retirees: Retired employees of the Indiana-Kentucky Electric Corporation wil meet for breakfast at 8 a.m. at Clifty Falls State Park's Clifty Inn. All retirees and guests are welcome.
Family Film Series: The Ohio Theatre will offer free showings of "Madagascar 3 - Europe's Most Wanted" at 10:30 a.m.
KDH Retirees: Retired employees of King's Daughters' Hospital will meet for lunch at 11:30 a.m. at The Pines.
RKO Enterprises Fireman's Waterball Fight: Will be held at 5:30 p.m. on Main Street between Jefferson and Walnut streets, as part of the Madison Regatta.
WORX Street Dance: Will be held from 8 to 11 p.m. at Fireman's Park on the Riverfront as part of the Madison Regatta. Admission: A nightly Madison Regatta Festival Support Button at a cost of $5 per night or a $25 Madison Regatta Wristband. Children 10 and under admitted free of charge.
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.
Southwestern Food Pantry: Will be open from 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. the first Thursday of the month. The pantry is open to families of Southwestern Middle and High School students and offers food and daily living supplies. For more information or to make a donation to the pantry call (812) 866-6230 or (812) 866-6222.
WJAA Total Rock Radio Music on the Riverfront: Will be held from 6:30 to 11:30 p.m. at Fireman's Park on the riverfront featuring The Weekend Classic from 6:30 to 7:45 p.m., Audible Point from 8:15 to 9:30 p.m. and Beyond Doubt from 10 to 11:30 p.m. Admission: A nightly Madison Regatta Festival Support Button at a cost of $5 per night or a Madison Regatta Wristband. Children 10 and under admitted free of charge.
Media After Party: Will be held from 6:30 to 9 p.m. in the VIP area on Vaughn Drive. Local musician Jimmy Davis will perform following the annual media party in an event that is open to the public. Admissionis $10 to enter the VIP area, as well as a nightly Madison Regatta Festival Support Button at a cost of $5 per night or a $25 Madison Regatta Wristband.
Fish Fry: The Western Fire Company No. 3 will host their annual fish fry from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. at 815 W. Main St. with fish, fries and barbeque.
Red Hatters of Madison: Will meet at 11:30 a.m. at the 88 King Buffet, 439 E. Clifty Drive. The location was changed from The Pines. All Red Hatters, guests and prospective members are invited. For more information call (812) 265-4433.
First Friday: Vevay Main Street's "Red, White and Blues" First Friday will be held from 6 to 9 p.m. Artful reuse creations from Switzerland County resident Martha Bladen will be on display at the Switzerland County Visitors Center throughout July. The visitors center will also offer face painting during the event.
River Valley Financial Bank Madison Regatta Parade: Will begin at 7 p.m. on Madison's Main Street. Former NFL running back Ickey Woods, a member of the Cincinnati Bengals' Super Bowl XXIII team, will serve as grand marshal.
WIKI Texaco Country Showdown: Will be held from 7 to 11:15 p.m. at Fireman's Park on the riverfront. Admission: A nightly Madison Regatta Festival Support Button at a cost of $5 per night or a $25 Madison Regatta Wristband. Children 10 and under admitted free of charge.
Senior Dance: Will not be held during Regatta weekend. The next dance will be July 12 and will feature Tommy Day & Cool Country.