Special Events

Antique Tractor Show: The F.A.R.M. Club of Southeastern Indiana will host their annual antique tractor show June 28-30 at the Ripley County Fairgrounds with truck drags, ATV racing Thursday, go kart racing Friday and an all-day tractor pull on Saturday. For more information visit www.farmclubonline.com.

Town and Country Home and Garden Tour: Will be held June 29 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and June 30 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. The event is sponsored by the Jennings County Historical Society. Tickets are $12. Proceeds benefit the historical society. The event features four homes, six gardens and a show of Civil War era quilts. For more information call (812) 346-8989 or (812) 392-2280.

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 volleyball tournament, air shows, 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. For more information visit www.madisonregatta.com.

June 28

Computer Basics for Seniors: The Carroll County Public Library will offer computer basics for seniors from 10:30 a.m. to noon. Seniors are welcome to bring their own laptop or use one owned by the library.

Preschool Play Day: Will be held at 11 a.m. at the Carroll County Public Library. Bring a sack lunch and join others eating lunch in the garden.

Soul Surfer: Will be shown from 1 to 3 p.m. at the Jefferson County Public Library Madison branch as part of the library's summer schedule for young adults.

Court Street Cinemas: Will show "The Borrowers" at 2 p.m. at the Carroll County Public Library.

Blood Drive: The Jefferson County Chapter of the American Red Cross will host a blood drive from 2 to 7 p.m. at Walmart, 567 Ivy Tech Drive. For more information or to schedule an appointment visit www.redcrossblood.org and use sponsor code 0241226 or call 1-800-RED-CROSS.

Fourth Friday: Will be held in downtown Madison from 5 to 8 p.m. with art , music, and extended hours for local businesses.

Alley Art Fair: The Madison Art Gallery, 209 W. Main St., will host an art fair in the alley from 5 to 8 p.m. as part of the Fourth Friday Art Jam.

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 p.m. Admission is $3.50 per person.

Historic Hoosier Theater Camp: Campers will present "The Frog Prince Continued" and "Cutie and the Beast" at 5:30 p.m. at the Historic Hoosier Theater, 209 Ferry St. The productions, which are expected to last about 20 minutes each, are free and open to the public.

Poetry Nights: Will begin at 7 p.m. at Village Lights Bookstore. All are welcome to read their own work or that of a favorite poet. The emcee is Madison poet Jill Kelly Koren.

June 29

Dennis Holt Memorial Radio-Controlled Boat Races: Will begin at 10 a.m. at the Jefferson Proving Grounds Krueger Lake as part of the Madison Regatta. Admission is free.

Author Signing - Brad Lamar: That Book Place will host author Brad Lamar from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. signing his book "The Obsidian Dagger" the first in the young adult Celtic Mythos series.

Little Miss and Miss Pre-Teen Regatta Pageants: Will be held at noon at Madison Consoldiated High School's Opal E. Sherman Auditorium. The pageants will begin with the Little Miss at noon, immediately followed by the Miss Pre-Teen. Admission is $5.

Fish Fry: The Dupont-Lancaster Volunteer Fire Department will host a fish fry on the last Saturday of the month at the Dupont fire house from 4 to 8 p.m.

Senior Dance: Will host Family and Friends from 5:15 to 9:30 p.m. Saturday 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.

Miss Teen Regatta Pageant: Will be held at 6 p.m. at Madison Consoldiated High School's Opal E. Sherman Auditorium. Admission is $5.

Picnic in the Park: Will feature the Cincinnati Brass Band at 7 p.m. in John Paul Park as part of the John Paul Park Conservancy's annual event. The picnic starts at 6 p.m. Donations will be accepted.

June 30

PFLAG: Will meet at 2 p.m. at Hanover Presbyterian Church, 174 E. Main St., Hanover, to prepare for the Madison Regatta Parade. Members are reminded that dues should be paid at this meeting and that t-shirts will be available to pick up for the $10 donation.

July 1

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.

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.

July 2

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.

July 3

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.