Looking Ahead - November 9, 2012
Friday, November 09, 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 email@example.com.
Friday Crafts: Will be held from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. at the Carroll County Public Library.
Senior Dance: Will be held Friday by the Madison Parks Department at the Brown Gym featuring the music of Gary Hewitt and the Honky Tonk Band. The doors open at 5 p.m. Music begins at 6:30 p.m. Admission is $3 and includes snacks, drinks and door prizes.
Downtown Open House:Will be held in downtown Madison with extended business hours and registration to win a $500 shopping spree at participating businesses.
Lydia Middleton Family Fun Night: Will be held from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. with a chili supper available for $1.50 and hot dogs for $1, as well as desserts and drinks for $.50 each. Wristbands for games and inflatable games will be $10 in advance or $12 at the door. The event is open to the public. All proceeds go towards the Lydia Middleton PTO.
Friday Night Music: The Carroll County Public Library will host vocalist Vanessa Birchfield and bass guitarist Richie Chubb at 6 p.m. at the Carroll County Public Library.
The Cashore Marionettes: The Hanover College Community Arts Series will present The Cashore Marionettes at 7:30 p.m. in Fitzgibbon Recital Hall in the Lynn Center for Fine Arts. Tickets are $10 for adults in advance and $15 the day of the show. Seats are $8 for seniors and $5 for youth. For more information call (812) 866-7110 or visit www.hanover.edu/arts.
Pancake Breakfast: The Madison Kiwanis will host a pancake breakfast from 8 to 11 a.m. at the Lide White Boys and Girls Club/Family and Community Center, 1551 M.S.H. Northgate Road. The meal is $5 and proceeds go to support local youth programs and scholarships.
ReStore Anniversary: The Jefferson County Habitat for Humanity ReStore will celebrate a year in Madison from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. with food and prizes.
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.
Gingerbread House Workshop: The Jefferson County Historical Society, 615 W. First St., will host a gingerbread house workshop from 10 a.m. to noon for children ages 5 and older. Admission is $5. For more information or to register call (812) 701-9449.
Chili Supper: Milton Fire and Rescue will host a chili supper from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. at Fire Station 1.
Holiday Ornament Workshop: The Jefferson County Historical Society will host a holiday ornament workshop from 1 to 3 p.m. for children ages 5 and older. Admission is $5. For more information or to register call (812) 701-9449.
"Best of Elvis" Dinner Theater: General Butler State Park will present Todd Bodenheimer in his Elvis Presley tribute dinner theater. Dinner will begin at 6:30 p.m. followed by the 90-minute show at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $35 in advance and may be purchased by calling (800) 462-8853 or (502) 732-4384.
RiverRoots Half-Way Party: Celebrate the half-way point to the 2013 RiverRoots Music and Folk Arts Festival at 7 p.m. at The Livery Stable with live music from Jessi Curtis and BlueGrazz Junction. The event will also include craft brew beer tasting, raffles, arts and crafts. Admission is $10. Proceeds go towards the 2013 event.
Magnolia Mountain: The Americana artists will perform Nov. 10 at 7 p.m. the Historic Hoosier Theater, 209 Ferry St., Vevay. Tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for youth age 17 and under. For advance tickets or more information call (812) 427-3237.
Senior Dance: Will host the Country Classics 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.
Veterans Day Program: Madison Consolidated High School and Madison Consolidated Junior High School will host a Veterans Day ceremony at 8:30 a.m. in the high school gym. The school will also host a continental breakfast for veterans in the small gym from 7 to 8:15 a.m. The keynote speaker will be Maj. James Jackson, a Madison cardiologist and Vietnam War veteran.
Veterans Day Program: Rykers' Ridge Elementary School will host a Veterans Day program at 8 a.m.
Veterans Day Program: E.O. Muncie Elementary School will host a Veterans Day program at 8:55 a.m.
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.
Veterans Day Program: Deputy Elementary School will host a Veterans Day program at 1 p.m.
Court Street Cinemas: Will show "The Amazing Spiderman" at 6 p.m. at the Carroll County Public Library. The film is rated PG-13.