Looking Ahead - May 20, 2013
Monday, May 20, 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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
Conservators Holiday: The Switzerland County Historical Society will host a week of projects at the museum and farmstead May 20-24. For more information call (812) 427-3560 or visit www.switzcomuseums.org.
Lend Me A Tenor: The Little Grand Theatre Company will present Ken Ludwig's "Lend Me A Tenor" at 7 p.m. May 24-25 and 2:30 p.m. May 26 at the Ohio Theatre. Tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for students. The production may not be suitable for children. For tickets or more information visit www.lgtc.org.
Old Court Days: Pilot Club of Madison's 45th annual Old Court Days will be held May 24-26 in downtown Madison. To register for a booth or for more information call (812) 273-6226 or (812) 273-0550.
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.
Yoga: Will be held at 9:45 a.m. Mondays and Wednesdays at the Carroll County Public Library.
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.
Lide White Memorial Boys & Girls Club Open House: Will be held from 2 to 6 p.m. The community is invited.
Saluda Kountry Kids: The 4-H club will meet at 6 p.m. at New Bethel Church.
Children's Book Reading: Children's book author and Hanover College student Devon Kondaki will read at 10:30 a.m. the Jefferson County Public Library Hanover Branch. He will read from "¡Hey Ya Mama!" and "The Mystery of the Magical Bwa Bwa Fruit."
Re-Fashion Show: The Salvation Army of Madison will host a re-fashion show from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. There is limited seating available for this salad luncheon. A donation of $5 is suggested. For more information or for tickets call (812) 265-2157.
Chess Club: Will meet from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at the Jefferson County Public Library Madison Branch on the third Tuesday of the month.
Extension Homemakers Annual Meeting: The Carroll County Extension Homemakers will hold their annual meeting at 6 p.m. at the Extension Office, 500 Floyd Drive, Carrollton, Ky. Members are encouraged to bring items that bring back memories. A meal will be served, new officers will be installed and awards will be given out. The cost is $16. For reservations call (502) 732-7030.
Home Accessibility Introduction: Learn how to make spaces in the home easier to use with an introduction to universal design and home tour starting at 10 a.m. at the Durr Annex of the Kenton County Cooperative Extension Service in Edgewood, Ky. Fees are $5 and pre-registration is required. More information is available at the Carroll County Extension Office, 500 Floyd Drive, Carrollton, Ky. or at (502) 732-7030.
Skin Cancer Screening: King's Daughters' Health Cancer Treatment Center, 621 West St., will host a free skin cancer screening from 4:30 to 6 p.m. for all ages. No appointment is necessary. For more information call (812) 801-0541.
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.
Lide White Memorial Boys & Girls Club Open House: Will be held from 1 to 5 p.m. The community is invited.
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.
Fourth Friday - Main Street in Bloom: Will be held from 5 to 8 p.m. in downtown Madison with art, music, and extended business hours.
Alley Art Fair: As part of the Fourth Friday Art Jam, the Art on Main gallery will host an alley art fair from 5 to 8 p.m. with an outdoor display of original artwork. Anyone interested in participating in the display can email email@example.com.
Art Opening Reception - Jeremy Miller: Jeremy Miller will open his show of original works, "Low Down Brow," with a reception from 5 to 9 p.m. in the Twain Room Gallery of Village Lights Bookstore. The show explores so-called "low brow" arts such as tattoo, graphic design and sequential art. The exhibit will run through July 23.
Book Signing - Lynn Tincher: Meet Lynn Tincher, author of "Left in the Dark," "After Thoughts" and "Buried Deep" from noon to 3 p.m. at That Book Place, 337 Clifty Drive. For more information visit www.lynntincher.com.
RiverBend Writers Group: A community of writers will meet to share motivation, constructive criticism and to offer support. The meeting will be held from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. at the Jefferson County Public Library Madison Branch. For more information call (812) 265-2744.
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.
Christian Motorcycle Association: The "Soul Survivors" Madison Chapter of the Christian Motorcycle Association will meet from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Salvation Army, 331 E. Main St. The group meets on the fourth Saturday of the month. For more information call (502) 759-4821.
Senior Dance Fundraiser: Will host the Madison Mayor Damon Welch and his band from 5:15 to 9:30 p.m. at the Lide White Boys and Girls Club on the gym side. Doors open at 5:15 p.m. The band will perform from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. Admission is $5. There will be a cake walk and other special activities for the fundraiser. For more information call (812) 599-0848 or (812) 274-0338.
Harold Demaree 100th Birthday: Harold Demaree will celebrate his 100th birthday with a reception from 1 to 3 p.m. at the Jewell House, 607 Virginia Ave. He requests no gifts, but cards are welcome.
Hanover Presbyterian Cemetery Memorial Program: Will be held at 3 p.m. with a memorial service to honor those buried in the historic cemetery. The event will include music, refreshments and meditation. All are welcome.