Looking Ahead - November 8, 2013
Friday, November 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.
A.D.E.P.T. Level I: Will meet from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Nov. 8 and from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Nov. 9 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. Nov. 4-8 and Nov. 9 from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Salvation Army, 331 E. Main St.
A Collection of Short Plays: The Little Grand Theatre Company will present a collection of three plays, "Carla and the Greedy Merchant," by Robert Scotellaro; "The Fairy Godmother's Assistant," by Bruce Lansky; and "Dorothy Meets Alice or the Wizard of Oz," by Joseph Robinette. Local youth in grades three through eleven will perform at 7 p.m. Nov. 8 and at 2:30 p.m. Nov. 9 and Nov. 10 at The Ohio Theatre. Tickets are $8 for adults and $5 for children. For more information visit www.lgtc.org.
Knit & Crochet: The Carroll County Public Library will host a knitting group at 3:30 p.m. Fridays. They will be starting to make granny squares. Needles and yarn will be available to get started. For more information call (502) 732-7020.
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.
Freethinkers - Coffee and Conversation: Will meet from 6 to 7 p.m. on the second Friday each month at Village Lights Bookstore, 110 E. Main St. For more information call (812) 839-6535.
Steve David Retirement Party: Miss Madison Inc. will give hydroplane fans a chance to wish a happy retirement to driver Steve David from 7 to 9 p.m. at Boneyard Grill. The event is open to anyone who wants to congratulate David on his retirement after 13 years as the driver of the Oh Boy! Oberto sponsored Miss Madison. Admission is free. For more information visit www.missmadisonhydro.com.
Fall Cemetery Driving Tour: The Jefferson County Historical Society will partner with the Jefferson County Genealogical Society for a cemetery driving tour through the county. The tour will start at 10 a.m. at JCHS, 615 W. First St., to form a carpool. The tour is expected to last until 3 p.m. The tour will include: Maddox, White River, Slippery Point, College Hill Lancaster and Underwood. Those attending should bring a sack lunch and wear walking shoes. In case of rain the event will be canceled. For more information call (812) 265-2335.
Teen Game Day: Will be held from 1 to 4 p.m. at the Carroll County Public Library.
High Tea: The Jen-Era-Jeff Chapter 44 of the Order of Eastern Star will host a high tea from 3 to 5 p.m. at Venture Out Business Center. Tickets are $25. Proceeds will go towards community projects. For more information or to purchase tickets call (812) 265-6860. Tickets will not be available at the door.
Behind the Scenes Tour: Take a behind the scenes tour of the Lanier Mansion on the second Saturday of the month at 4 p.m. Admission is $10 for adults, $8 for seniors over 60 and $5 for children. The tours, which are limited to 15 people, include the basement, cupola, East wing and information not included on the standard tour. Reservations are required. For more information call (812) 273-0556.
CCHS Class of 1998 Reunion: The Carroll County High School class of 1998 will host its 25-year reunion at 6 p.m. at Down on Main Restaurant. For more information call (502) 732-5945 or search for CCHS Class of 88 on Facebook.
Conch Republic Band on the Half Shell: General Butler State Resort Park Dinner Theatre presents "Conch Republic Band on the Half Shell" at 6:30 p.m. with a Hawaiian luau party. Tickets are $40 and are available at the lodge. For more information call (866) 462-8853 or visit www.parks.ky.gov.
Wendell Berry: English Christian Church will present poet and author Wendell Berry talking about, "The Good Old Days," at 7 p.m. at the Historic English Schoolhouse, KY 389, Carrollton, Ky. There is no admission. Desserts and coffee and tea will be provided. For more information call (502) 514-1767.
PFLAG: Parents and Friends of Lesbians and Gays will meet at 3 p.m. at Hanover Presbyterian Church. Those attending are welcome to bring recent news clippings of interest and concern to the community. All are welcome.
Veterans Day Program: Madison Consolidated High School will host its annual Veterans Day with registration and a continental breakfast for veterans from 7 to 8:15 a.m. The ceremony will begin at 8:30 a.m. in the Connor K. Salm Gymnasium.
Veteran Appreciation Breakfast: The Jewel House, 607 Virginia Ave., will host a veteran appreciation breakfast and open house from 8:30 to 10 a.m. For more information or to R.S.V.P. call (812) 273-0432.
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.
Southeastern Indiana Woodturners: The local chapter of the American Association of Woodturners meets from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on the second and fourth Mondays of the month at 8896 Baseline Road, Holton. All ages and skill levels are welcome. For more information call (812) 689-6545 or (812) 265-6500.
Veterans Day Program: Bedford Elementary School will hold a Veterans Day program at 9:30 a.m. in the school gymnasium.
KYNECT: Learn about getting affordable health care through kynect, Kentucky's Healthcare Connection. Someone will be available to answer questions and assist with the enrollment process from 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Carroll County Public Library, 136 Court St., Carrollton, Ky. Sign up for an appointment at the desk. For more information call (502) 732-7020.
Jefferson County House of Hope Food Pantry Volunteer Training: Will be held at 10 a.m. on food intake opportunities. Walk-ins welcome. Sessions last one hour. For more information call (812) 801-5814 or email email@example.com.
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.
Veterans Day Program: Prince of Peace Catholic Schools will host the annual Veterans Day program at 12:30 p.m. in the Shawe Memorial Junior-Senior High School gymnasium. All veterans and community guests are welcome. The program is expected to conclude at 1:30 p.m.
Veterans Day Program: Southwestern High School will host a Veterans Day program at 1 p.m. The program will be preceded by a lunch for veterans at noon in the high school cafeteria. The school's National Honor Society and the elementary school's student council planned the event.
Veterans Day Program: Switzerland County Elementary School will host a Veterans Day program at 1:30 p.m. for high school and middle school students.
Veterans Day Program: Switzerland County High School will host a Veterans Day program at 1 p.m.
Veterans Day Program: Trimble County High School will host a Veterans Day program from 2:30 to 3:05 p.m. The program will recognize veterans and feature a veteran guest speaker and Representative Rick Rand.
World War II Veteran's Day Presentation: Trinity United Methodist Church, 412 W. Main St., will host veteran Bob Binzer at 5 p.m. Binzer, a World War II pilot, will share his experiences flying C47s over the Himalayan Mountains. The event will also include food and live music from the era. Donations will be accepted. Proceeds will go towards the purchase of a new sound system.
KDH Cancer Center Groundbreaking: King's Daughters' Health will hold a ground-breaking ceremony for the Cancer Treatment Center at 5 p.m. at the hilltop campus, 1373 E. State Road 62.
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 a veteran of the Vietnam and Gulf wars.