Looking Ahead - September 16, 2013
Monday, September 16, 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.
USS LST 325: The World War II LST Museum will be open for tours in Madison Sept. 12-Sept. 16 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. For more information call (812) 435-8678 or visit www.lstmemorial.org.
Zombies from the Beyond - A Musical: The Madison Community Players will present "Zombies from the Beyond - A Musical" by James Jaleq at 7 p.m. Sept. 20 and Sept. 21 and at 2:30 p.m. Sept. 22 at 125-127 E. Main St. Tickets are $10 for adults, $8 for students. For more information call (812) 493-3357.
Great River Paint Out: Will be held Sept. 21-22 at The Point on the Hanover College campus. Experience the beautiful vistas and serene surroundings at the fifth annual event hosted by the Rivers Institute. All ages, levels of experience and media are welcome. For more information visit http://rivers.hanover.edu.
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.
Breakfast Networking: The Madison Chamber will host breakfast networking at 8 a.m.
Building Blocks for Accessible Health Care: The Southeastern Indiana Independent Living Center, 839 S. Adams St., Versailles, will host a free audio conference with representatives from the Disabilities Resources Center at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center. For more information call (812) 689-3753 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
B4K Club: Will meet at 11 a.m. Tuesdays at the Carroll County Public Library. The group was formerly known as Toddler Time.
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.
Lego Mania: Will be held at 3:30 p.m. at the Carroll County Public Library.
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.
Jefferson County Retired Teachers Association: Will meet at The Pines with a social time beginning at 11:30 a.m. followed by lunch at noon. The program will feature Tracy Geglein, literacy coordinator for River Valley Resources.
INDOT Open Meeting: Will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Brown Gym to discuss the intersection of State Road 62 and US 421 in Madison.
Mixed Up Lectures: Explore the unrelated at the Lanier Mansion with "Birds of Prey: American Eagles and a Hairy Potter" from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Meet Belle, a live bald Eagle, with Annie and Zack Walker of As Wings of Eagles Inc. and discover ancient and modern pottery making skills with John Marsh. Light refreshments will be served. Admission is $3 per person. For more information call (812) 273-4531 or email email@example.com.
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.
Red Hatters: Will travel to Belterra. A car pool will leave from Prince of Peace, the former St. Mary's, at 9:30 a.m. All Red Hatters and guests are welcome. For more information call (812) 265-4433.
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. Those who bring in a bag of chips or pretzels will receive 50 cents of admission.
Jefferson County United Way Kick-Off Banquet: Will be held at the Livery Stable with a social hour at 6 p.m. followed by dinner at 7 p.m. The banquet will feature music from Ryan Nix, games and a live auction. To register or for more information call (812) 265-2036, email firstname.lastname@example.org or visit www.jcinunitedway.com.
Household Hazardous Waste: Will be collected from 8 to 10 a.m. at the Southeastern Indiana Recycling District Switzerland/Ohio County Recycling Center, 19 McCreary Ridge Road in East Enterprise. For more information call (812) 534-2040.
Voices for Children Guardian ad Litem/Advocate Training: Southeastern Indiana Voices for Children Volunteer Guardian ad Litem/Court Appointed Special Advocate training begins and will run over a 5-week period. Training meets Saturdays from 9 a.m. to noon at 217 E. Main Street. Advance application submission required. No cost to applicant. For more information call (812) 599-2630 or email email@example.com.
Garden Club: Make a unique flexible felted pot out of fiber that will adapt to your plant at 10 a.m. Materials will be supplied. For more information or to sign up call (502) 732-7020 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Eleutherian College Fall Celebration: Will be held from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. with tours, lectures, demonstrations, exhibits, food and music. For more information call (812) 866-7291.
Fallen Friends Memorial Fly In: Try your hand at flying a radio control model aircraft from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Bring a chair and see some flying at the Broken Wings Radio Control Flying Field at the Jefferson Proving Grounds. There will be refreshments. Donations will be accepted for the Wounded Warrior Project. For more information visit www.brokenwingsrcclub.weebly.com or call (812) 701-0499.
MHS Meet and Greet: The Madison High School Alumni Association will host a meet and greet from 1 to 4 p.m. at the Brown Gym. All class members from 1928 to 1960 are welcome, as well as those who would have graduated from 1961 to 1963. For more information call (812) 273-3236.
Court Street Cinemas: Will screen "World War Z" at 2 p.m. at the Carroll County Public Library. The film is rated PG13.
Hispanic Cultural Festival: Will be held from 4:30 to 9 p.m. at the Broadway Fountain with mariachis, pinatas, music, dancing, food, puppets, social services information and job opportunities. In case of rain the event will be moved to the Brown Gym.
Black and White with a Touch of Steampunk: The seventh annual black and white party will be held at 7 p.m. at the Lanier Mansion. Guests are asked to dress in black and white. Admission is $25 in advance or $30 at the door. The event will include music from the Slick River Rockets, one drink, a cash bar and hors d'eouvres. A prize will be awarded or most creative outfits. For more information call (812) 273-0556.
MCHS Class of 1983 30-Year Reunion: Will be held from 7 p.m. to midnight at The Livery Stable, 307 Broadway with music starting at 8 p.m. Admission is $20 person prior to Sept. 3 and $25 after that date. Light snacks and a cash bar will be provided. For more information call (812) 701-3348 or (812) 701-1694 or email email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org.