Looking Ahead - March 8, 2013
Friday, March 08, 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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
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 p.m. Admission is $3.50 per person.
The Intergalactic Nemesis: Three actors, a sound-effects maestro, a live pianist and a huge projection screen immerse the audience in an epic journey of danger, adventure and fun at 7:30 p.m. in Hanover College's Parker Auditorium. Tickets for adults are $20 in advance, $25 at the door. Tickets for seniors are $15, and tickets for students in high school or younger are $5. For more information or to purchase tickets call (812) 866-7110 or visit www.hanover.edu/arts.
Third House: The Third House Legislative series will be held from 9 to 10:30 a.m. at Ivy Tech Community College in the Business Conference Center.
Cookie Sale: Girl Scout Troop 387 will host a drive-through cookie booth from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Madison Consolidated High School. The troop is raising money for the American Red Cross.
Fish Fry: Deputy Volunteer Fire Department will hold a fish fry fundraiser from 4 to 8 p.m.
Senior Dance: Will host Country Rhythm 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.
Violin Senior Recital: Hanover College's Ellen Morganett will present her violin senior recital at 6 p.m. in the Fitzgibbon Recital Hall in the Lynn Center for Fine Arts on the Hanover College Campus. For more information call (812) 866-7342.
Civilian Conservation Corps: Author Bill Jamerson will present a music and storytelling program about the Civilian Conservation Corps at 2 p.m. at the Jefferson County Public Library Madison Branch. The program is free and open to the public. His presentation will include stories, a short video, excerpts from his novel and original songs. Locally, the CCC helped in the construction of Clifty Falls State Park and the Versailles State Park. For more information call (812) 265-2744 or visit www.billjamerson.com.
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.
Where Does Your Money Go Financial Literacy Training: The Madison Salvation Army will host a budget class on the second Monday of each month at 10 a.m. The program is taught by the Jefferson County Extension Office. Individuals requesting assistance from the Salvation Army must complete the course. For more information call (812) 265-2157.
Madison Port Authority: Will meet at noon at the Madison Railroad Office, 1121 W. J.P.G. Woodfill Road, Building 216. For more information visit www.madisonrailroad.com.
Monday Matinee Classics: The Ohio Theatre will feature a free screening of "The Second Chorus" starring Fred Astaire at 1:30 p.m.
Relay for Life Team Meeting: The Jefferson County Relay for Life monthly team and committee meeting will be held at Calvary Baptist Church at 5:45 p.m.
Jefferson County Republican Women: Will meet at 6 p.m. on the second Monday of the month at Franco's. All Republican women are welcome. The guest speaker will be Johnny Collins, Jefferson County Coroner. For more information call (812) 216-7801 or (812) 493-4013.
Clearinghouse Project: Will meet at 8 a.m. at River Valley Resources, 215 E. Main St., Suite 1. They will discuss the construction project and get an update on "Getting Ahead in a Just-Getting By World."
Veterans Benefits Representative: A veterans benefits field representative from the Kentucky Department of Veteran Affairs will be at the Veterans Affairs Health Clinic in Carrollton, Ky. on the second and fourth Tuesday of the month from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. The representative will be available to assist veterans and widows/widowers for free in filing for federal and state benefits for veterans and dependents. A copy of the veteran's discharge papers are needed. For more information or to make an appointment call 1-800-747-9963.
NARFE: Chapter 1677 of the National Association of Active and Retired Federal Employees will meet at noon at Ponderosa Steak House. All federal retirees, federal employees and their guests are welcome.
T.A.G.: The Teen Advisory Group will meet on the second Tuesday of the month from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at the Trimble County Public Library. The group is for teens from ages 13 to 18 to discuss new books, music and electronics devices.