Looking Ahead - September 6, 2013
Friday, September 06, 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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
A.D.E.P.T. Level I: Will meet from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Sept. 6 and from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sept. 7 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. Sept. 2-6 and Sept. 7 from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Salvation Army, 331 E. Main St.
Chelsea Jubilee: The 147th annual Chelsea Jubilee will be held Sept. 6-7 at Chelsea Park. The event includes arts and crafts, music, kids games, food and live music. For more information call (812) 866-3018.
Bands & BBQ: The fourth annual Carroll County Bands & BBQ event will be held Sept. 6-7 at Point Park. Live entertainment will feature Josh and Holly at 6 p.m. Friday, followed by BB King's daughter Claudette King at 8:30 p.m. Saturday will kick off with the Just Us Band at noon, Tator at 2 p.m., Inner City Blues Band at 5 p.m., Tim Pearson at 7 p.m. and closing with The Doctors Band at 8 p.m. The event is free and open to the public. For more information call (502) 732-7036 or visit www.visitcarrolltonky.com.
Trimble County Apple Festival: Will be held Sept. 7-8 in Bedford, Ky. In it's 23rd year, the festival will include a apple pie contest, live music, a quilt raffle, a Sunday worship service and many vendors.
Reno Gang Rides Again: The Scott County Heritage Center and Museum in Scottsburg will host an event dedicated to the Reno Gang, a group of desperadoes that originated in Seymour Sept. 6-8. The weekend will feature the premiere of the documentary, "The Legend of the Reno Brothers." For more information call (812) 752-1050 or visit http://scottcountyheritagemuseum.org.
Red Hatters: The Red Hatters Society of Madison will meet for lunch at 11:30 a.m. at Gallery 115, 115 E. Main St. Plans will be finalized for the upcoming trip to Belterra. All Red Hatters and guests are welcome.
Consumer Protection Presentation: The Indiana Attorney General's Office will present a consumer protection seminar on how to protect yourself from scams and identity theft at noon at the Madison Chamber of Commerce. For more information or to register call (812) 265-3135.
Party in the Park: Milton will host the annual Party in the Park from 5 to 9 p.m. at Milton City Park with a free country and gospel music show featuring Mark Mounce and the Gas Money Band and Kassie and Katie Via with Jeff Joyce. The event is sponsored by the Milton Lions Club. For more information call (502) 663-1504.
Party in the Park: Milton will host the annual Party in the Park Sept. 6 from 5 to 9 p.m. at Milton City Park with a free country and gospel music show featuring Mark Mounce and the Gas Money Band and Kassie and Katie Via with Jeff Joyce. The event is sponsored by the Milton Lions Club. For more information call (502) 663-1504.
Carrollton First Friday: Will celebrate all things honey in honor of National Honey Month. Children ages 1 to 10 are invited to enter a Honey Boo Boo look-alike contest at 6 p.m. An artist's reception will be held at 6 p.m. the Carroll County Public Library for Jill Mahoney with music from Steven Grant Smith. The farmer's market will open at 4 p.m. The Soap Box Derby has also been rescheduled during the event and will be held with registration at 6 p.m. followed by the races at 7 p.m.
Soap Box Derby: The RaceFest Soap Box Derby was been rescheduled as part of the First Friday event in downtown Carrollton. Registration will start at 6 p.m. and the races will begin at 7 p.m. The race will take place at Fourth and Main streets in the Jefferson Community Technical College lower parking lot. No motors are allowed and helmets are required.
Vevay First Friday: Will be held from 6 to 9 p.m. Sept. 6 with festivities including late-night shopping and dining, live entertainment and free carriage rides. This month will feature the "Lucky 14 Downtown Discovery Game," which encourages visitors to stop at local businesses. For more information call (812) 427-3237 or email email@example.com.
Senior Dance: Will be held Friday by the Madison Parks Department at the Brown Gym featuring the music of Charlie Humphrey. The doors open at 5 p.m. Music begins at 6 p.m. Admission is $3.50 per person.
Pancake Breakfast: The Hanover Lodge of Free and Accepted Masons 652 will host a pancake, waffle, egg, sausage and bacon breakfast from 6 to 10:30 a.m. at 240 W. Main St., Hanover. Freewill donations will be accepted.
Tractor Show: Orscheln Farm and Home, 2830 Wilson Ave., will host a tractor show from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. with antique tractors and food offered by the local 4-H Club. For more information call (812) 273-4139.
TCHS 40th Reunion: The Trimble County High School class of 1973 will hold their 40-year reunion at noon at Lake Jericho in Smithfield, Ky. The meal will be a pitch-in. For more information call (502) 743-5205.
Black Horse Saloon Scavenger Hunt Road Rally: Will be held in the western part of Switzerland County with stops at six one-room school houses, 20 historic churches, three ghost towns, four former general stores, a former greyhound bus station and an old stage coach stop. For more information call (812) 623-5727 or visit www.scenicroadrallies.com.
CAM Cruise-In: The CAM Car Club will host a cruise-in from 5 to 8 p.m. at River Valley Financial Bank, 430 Clifty Drive, with door prizes and giveaways.
Senior Dance: Will be held at the Lide White Memorial Boys and Girls Club/Family and Community Center featuring the music of Tommy Day and Cool Country. The doors open at 5:15 p.m. with music from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. The event will also include a cake walk and special door prizes. Admission is $5 per person. For more information call (812) 274-0338.
PFLAG: Will sponsor a panel of LGBT individuals, who will present their experiences from a generational perspective from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. in the Science Center, Room 137 on the Hanover College Campus. Panel members will range from individuals in their 20s to those in their 60s, discussing their experiences and taking questions from audience members. The panel is co-sponsored by Love Out Loud of Hanover College.
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.
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.