Ross Country Jamboree: Will host a Doo Wop All Stars Show at 7:30 p.m. on Aug. 30. To purchase tickets or for more information call (812) 752-8877 or visit

Ross Country Jamboree: Will feature Terry Vincent, Christy Miller and Billy Nett at 7 p.m. on Aug. 31. The doors open at 6:15 p.m. Admission is $10. To purchase tickets or for more information call (812) 752-8877 or visit


Saturday, August 31

Paul Hawthorne/Tom Schneider Duo: Will perform classic jazz standards with Schneider on piano and Hawthorne on vocals from 1 to 3 p.m. at Village Lights Bookstore.

Guilderoy Byrne: Kentucky-based Celtic band will perform from 8 to 11 p.m. at the Thomas Family Winery.

Monday, September 2

Dulcimer Jam: The Circle of Friends Dulcimer Society will host a dulcimer jam from 7 to 9 p.m. at Dusty Fiddles. For more information call (812) 801-5192 or (812) 701-9300.

Tuesday, September 3

Irish Jam Session: Will be held from 7 to 9 p.m. at Dusty Fiddles. For more information call (812) 701-9300.

Wednesday, September 4

Open Mic Night: Bring a USB and record yourself starting at 7:30 p.m. at The Electric Lady.


Senior Dance: Will be held Friday by the Madison Parks Department at the Brown Gym. The doors open at 5 p.m. Music begins at 6 p.m. Admission is $3.50 per person.

Shelley Shepard Gray: The best-selling author will visit the Trimble County Public Library Aug. 29 at 6:30 p.m. for a signing. She will also discuss her books and how the Amish inspire her writing. Registration is not required, but those who register in advance will be entered in a drawing for one of Gray's books. For more information call (502) 255-7362.

Author Signings: That Book Place, 337 Clifty Drive, will hold several author signings during their annual Labor Day Sale Aug. 30 and Aug. 31 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Neavill's Grove Old Settler's Meeting: The 128th annual event will be held Aug. 30-Sept. 1. Friday will include a spaghetti dinner at 5 p.m. with entertainment from Erik Brunner and a fiddle contest at 7 p.m. Saturday's schedule begins at 11 a.m. with an official opening ceremony, antique tractor and garden tractor display, food, contests and children's games along with music at 7 p.m. from The Marlinaires. Sunday will start with a public worship service at 10 a.m., chicken dinner at 11:30 a.m. and a concert from The Woodsman Quartet at 1 p.m.

Rockin' on the Riverfront: The Aug. 31 fundraiser for the Salvation Army will be held in Bicentennial Park. The event will feature the Never Too Late Praise Band from North United Methodist Church and The Monarchs performing rock and roll classics. The event is free, but donations will be accepted for the Salvation Army.

River Run XVII Car Show: Will be held rain or shine Aug. 31 along the Madison riverfront with registration from 8 a.m. to noon.

Carrollton's Family Celebration: Will be held Aug. 31 at Point Park. The concert will start at 8 p.m. followed by fireworks at dark.

Harvest Hoot: Madison Vineyards Estate Winery, 1456 E. 400-N will celebrate the completion of the grape harvest Sept. 1 with live music, hay wagon and production tours, a grape stomp and more from noon to 6 p.m. Music will be provided by Greg Ziesemer and Kriss Luckett and Bomar and Ritter. Admission is free.

Our Man in Havana: The Community Arts Series will screen "Our Man in Havana" Sept. 4 at 7 p.m. in Fitzgibbon Recital Hall of the Lynn Center for Fine Arts at Hanover College. The 1959 comedy stars Alec Guinness, Burl Ives, Maureen O'Hara and Ernie Kovacs. Admission is $5 or free for those with a Hanover ID.


Beyond: The work of Madison artist Eric Phagan is on display at the Tim Faulkner Gallery, 943 Franklin St., Louisville, Ky. The exhibit features paintings, drawings and sculpture, and will continue through Aug. 29, when a closing reception will be held from 6 to 9 p.m. For more information call (502) 389-0347.

Jay Benzing: Art on Main, 309 W. Main St., will feature the watercolor artwork of Jay Benzing of Patriot through Aug. 31. Gallery hours are from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Saturday and Sunday from noon to 4 p.m. They are closed Wednesdays. For more information visit or call (812) 265-2923.

Sharon Graves: The artwork of Sharon Graves will be on display throughout August at the Carroll County Public Library.

Up and Out: The artwork of Madison native Emi Knight will be on display in the Twain Room at Village Lights Bookstore through Sept. 24.


Ohio Theatre

(812) 273-4880

Despicable Me 2 (PG): Gru is recruited by the Anti-Villain League to help deal with a powerful new super criminal. The film features the voices of Steve Carell, Kristen Wiig and Benjamin Bratt.

Grown Ups 2 (PG13): After moving his family back to his hometown to be with his friends and their kids, Lenny finds out that between old bullies, new bullies, schizo bus drivers, drunk cops on skis, and 400 costumed party crashers, sometimes crazy follows you. The film stars Adam Sandler, Kevin James, Chris Rock and David Spade.

Regal Madison 6

(812) 273-6061

Lee Daniels' The Butler (PG13): As Cecil Gaines serves eight presidents during his tenure as the butler at the White House, the civil rights movement, Vietnam and other mahor events affect his life, family and society. The films tars Forest Whitaker, Oprah Winfrey and John Cusack.

The Mortal Instruments - City of Bones (PG13): When her mother disappears, Clary Fray learns that she descends from a line of warriors who protect our world from demons. She joins forces with others like her and heads into a dangerous alternate New York called Downworld. The film stars Lily Collings, Jamie Campbell Bower and Robert Sheehan.

Planes (PG): Dusty is a cropdusting plane who dreams of competing in a famous aerial race. The problem? He is hopelessly afraid of heights. With the support of his mentor Skipper and a host of new friends, Dusty sets off to make his dreams come true. The film features the voices of Dane Cook, Stacy Keach and Brad Garrett.

Percy Jackson - Sea of Monsters (PG): In order to restore their dying safe haven, the son of Poseidon and his friends embark on a quest to the Sea of Monsters to find the mythical Golden Fleece while trying to stop an ancient evil from rising.

We're the Millers (R): A veteran pot dealer creates a fake family as part of his plan to move a huge shipment of weed into the United States from Mexico. The film stars Jennifer Aniston and Jason Sudeikis.

Star Trek Into Darkness (PG13): After the crew of the Enterprise find an unstoppable force of terror from within their own organization, Captain Kirk leads a manhunt to a war-zone world to capture a one-man weapon of mass destruction. The film stars Chris Pine, Zachary Quinto and Benedict Cumberbatch.

World War Z (PG13): United Nations employee Gerry Lane traverses the world in a race against time to stop the Zombie pandemic that is toppling armies and governments, and threatening to destroy humanity itself.

Bel-Air Drive-In

(812) 689-5525

World War Z (PG13): United Nations employee Gerry Lane traverses the world in a race against time to stop the Zombie pandemic that is toppling armies and governments, and threatening to destroy humanity itself.

Kick-Ass 2 (R): The costumed high-school hero Kick-Ass joins with a group of normal citizens who have been inspired to fight crime in costume. Meanwhile, the Red Mist plots an act of revenge that will affect everyone Kick-Ass knows. The film stars Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Chloe Grace Moretz and Christopher Mintz-Plasse.