Looking Ahead - November 23, 2012
Friday, November 23, 2012 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.
Al-Anon: Will meet at 7 p.m. each Friday at Madison Presbyterian Church, 202 Broadway. For more information call (812) 599-4630.
Light Up Madison: Will be held at approximately 6 p.m. at the Broadway Fountain. Following the lighting of the city Christmas tree Santa Claus will be at City Hall from 7 to 9 p.m.
Fourth Friday: Downtown businesses and art galleries will be open extended hours as part of the Fourth Friday Art Jam.
Senior Dance and Holiday Pitch-in: 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 6:30 p.m. The weekly dance will feature a pitch-in holiday meal. The meat will be provided, those attending are asked to bring a dish to share or plates and cups. Admission is $4, or $3 for those who bring a dish to share.
Twisting the Turkey Yoga Class: Yoga in Madison, 416 West St., will host a all-levels yoga class benefit for Big Brothers Big Sisters of Jefferson County from 9 to 10:15 a.m. They will be collecting hats, scarves, gloves and monetary donations for holiday gifts for kids. For more information cal (812) 701-0284 or visit www.yogainmadison.com.
Sip N' Knit: Will meet from 10 a.m. to noon Saturdays at Harriette's Knit Knook, 103 E. Main St. All types of stitchery are welcome.
A Christmas Carol: Bob Henshaw will read an abridged version of Charles Dickens' "A Christmas Carol" starting at 4 p.m. at Gallery 115, 115 E. Main St. in celebration of Dickens' 200th birthday. Refreshments will be served. For more information or to RSVP for the free event call (812) 274-4371.
Friendship Bonfire: Will be held at 7 p.m. in the fire ring near Clifty Falls State Park's Clifty Inn. Marshmallows and sticks will be supplied.
Senior Dance: Will host the Country Sidekicks 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.
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.
Jefferson County Board of Tourism: Will meet at 9 a.m. at the Madison Visitors Center, 601 W. First St. on the fourth Monday of the month.
VisitMadison Inc. Board of Directors: Will meet at 10:30 a.m. at the Madison Visitors Center, 601 W. First St. on the fourth Monday of the month.
Fourth Monday Kids' Storytime: Jill Kelly Koren will read to young book lovers at 11 a.m. at Village Lights Bookstore. Selections will be tailored to the ages of the audience.
Fourth Monday Book Group: Will meet at noon to discuss "Hedy's Folly" by Richard Rhodes at the Carroll County Public Library. Copies of the book are available at the library front desk.
Mammogram Van: Will be at the Carroll County Public Library from noon to 4:30 p.m.
Court Street Cinemas: The Carroll County Public Library will feature "Rock of Ages" at 6 p.m. The film is rated PG13.
911 Administrative Board: Will meet at 4:15 p.m. at Madison City Hall. For more information call (812) 273-3313 or email email@example.com.
Visually Impaired Support Group: A free support group for the visually impaired will meet from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Madison Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 1969, 3100 Michigan Road. The meeting will offer consulting assistance with living and working skills. All ages are welcome. Refreshments will be available. For more information call (812) 767-3298.
Work It Wednesday: Tracy Russell, SendOut Cards representative will be the guest speaker on how to retain customers and build relationships at noon at the Madison Area Chamber of Commerce. Admission is free for chamber members, $4 for non-chamber members. A light lunch will be served.
Zumba!: Will meet at 5:15 p.m. at the Carroll County Public Library.
Hanover College Concert Band: David Mruzek will direct a musical performance featuring Hanover College students. The program will begin at 7:30 p.m. in the Fitzgibbon Recital Hall in the Center for Fine Arts. The event is free and open to the public.