Looking Ahead - October 14, 2013
Monday, October 14, 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 email@example.com.
Milton Trail of Screams: Milton Fire and Rescue will present their annual cornmaze from 5 p.m. to midnight, Fridays and Saturdays during October. The trail will be "unhaunted" from 5 p.m. until dark for younger children. Admission is $5.
Salvation Army Christmas Assistance: Sign-up for the Angel Tree program and other holiday assistance will be held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Oct. 14-16 and 2 to 6 p.m. Oct. 30-Nov. 1 at the Salvation Army, 331 E. Main St. For more information call (812) 265-2157 or visit www.samadison.org.
Computer Help: The Carroll County Public Library offers walk-in computer help and tutoring Monday, Tuesday and Thursday from 2 to 4 p.m. Call (502) 732-7020 and ask for Sheila or email firstname.lastname@example.org to set up an appointment.
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.
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.
Zumba: Will meet at 5:15 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays at the Carroll County Public Library.
Al-Anon Family Group: Will meet at 7 p.m. Fridays at Madison Presbyterian Church, 202 Broadway. For more information call (812) 493-3848.
Orchard Support Group: A support group for pregnant mothers, new mothers and mothers of older children who are battling addiction will meet from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. Thursdays at the King's Daughters' Hospital.
Senior Citizens: The Madison Senior Center, 208 W. Main St., hosts activities during the week including euchre at noon on Monday and Thursday, and bingo at 10 a.m. Tuesday and Wednesday. The center also has a pool table, Wii, and dominoes. Lunch is available each day, but those interested must sign-up the day prior. For more information call (812) 265-4758.
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.
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 Senator Jim Smith.
Twister Quilt Class: Learn the technique and get started with a simple twister quilt from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Carroll County Public Library. A light lunch will be provided. For more information or to register call (502) 732-7020.
B4K Club: Will meet at 11 a.m. Tuesdays at the Carroll County Public Library. The group was formerly known as Toddler Time.
A Nightlight for Naul: A candlelight vigil in recognition of National Pregnancy and Infant Loss Remembrance Day will be held at 6 p.m. at Trinity United Methodist Church, 412 W. Main St.
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.
CAFFE: Carrollton Area Families for Education will meet at 1 p.m. at the Carroll County Public Library.
Resource Fair: The Jefferson Community and Technical College Carrollton Campus will host a resource fair from 2 to 5 p.m. at the Carroll County Public Library, 136 Court St. For more information call (502) 213-5216 or email email@example.com.
Lego Mania: Will be held at 3:30 p.m. at the Carroll County Public Library.
Annual Carroll County Chamber Awards and Banquet: Will be held at 5:30 p.m. in the conference center at General Butler State Resort Park in Carrollton, Ky. Tickets are $30 per person. For more information email firstname.lastname@example.org or call (502) 732-7034.
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.
Music Makers: Will meet at 11 a.m. Thursdays at the Carroll County Public Library.
Spooky Stories: The Trimble County Public Library welcomes author Thomas Freese with "not-so-spooky tales" at 4 p.m. and his "scary stories" at 6:30 p.m. at the library. The later show will be more appropriate for adults. For more information call (502) 255-7362.
Southeastern Indiana Solid Waste District Board of Directors: Will meet at 7 p.m. in the Ripley County Annex Building in Versailles. All meetings are open to the public.
Play Day: Will meet at 11 a.m. Fridays at the Carroll County Public Library.
CAC Fall Festival: The Christian Academy of Carrollton will hold a fall festival from 3:30 to 7:30 p.m. at the National Guard Armory in Carrollton, Ky. with a chili supper, funnel cakes, live music, games, silent auctions, cake walks and a bounce house. For more information email email@example.com.
Choices for Women Silent Auction: Will be held at 6:30 p.m. at the Madison Assembly of God Fellowship Hall. More than 70 businesses and individuals have donated items.
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 p.m. Admission is $3.50 per person.
Freethinkers Book Club: Will meet at 6 p.m. on the third Friday each month at Village Lights Bookstore, 110 E. Main St. For more information call (812) 839-6535.
Night Spirits: Costumed actors portray "spirits" and talking about their lives and deaths from 7 to 9 p.m. at the Lanier Mansion. Admission is $10 per person. Reservations are recommended. For more information call (812) 273-0556 or visit www.indianamuseum.org/lanier.