Special Events

Choices for Women Yard Sale: Will be held April 18 and April 25 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., April 19 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. and April 26 from 9 a.m. to noon. New items will be put out for the second weekend. For more information call (812) 493-9264.

Farmer's Market: Will run from April 1 through Oct. 31 on Broadway between Main and Third streets. The market is open Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday from 6 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Jefferson County House of Hope: Will provide free food and supplies to residents of Jefferson County who are in need. A household may visit once every 30 days. Guests will be served from 5 to 8 p.m. Tuesdays and from 9 a.m. to noon Fridays. The clearinghouse is located at 100 E. Second St. The entrance is located off First St., at the rear of the building.

Celebrate Recovery: A 12-step, Christ-centered, recovery program for hurts, habits and hang-ups, from addictions to depression, will meet at 4 p.m. Sundays at Faith Covenant Church, 217 E. Third St.; and at 6:30 p.m. Tuesdays at St. John's United Church of Christ, 406 East St. For more information call (812) 801-6008. (812) 599-4163 or (812) 701-9712.

April 14

Be Not Afraid - Straight for Equality in Faith Communities: PFLAG Hanover will host a public workshop with national field representative Brooke Senter at 3 p.m. in the Jefferson County Public Library Madison branch auditorium. For more information email pflag.hanover@gmail.com.

Jefferson County Republican Women: Will meet at 6 p.m. at Franco's Restaurant. All Republican women are welcome.

Carrollton City Council: Will meet on the second and fourth Monday of each month at 7 p.m. in council chambers at Carrollton City Hall.

April 15

Candidate Forum of Jefferson County: Will be held at Old Market on Main with a candidate meet and great from 6 to 7 p.m. followed by brief remarks from the candidates.

April 16

Babywearers of Madison: A resource group for babywearing, cloth diapering and relate topics will meet from noon to 1:30 p.m. at the Jefferson County Public Madison branch at the third Wednesday of the month. For more information call (502) 310-0603.

CAFFE: Carrollton Area Families for Education will meet at 1 p.m. Wednesdays at the Carroll County Public Library.

Spaghetti Dinner Fundraiser: The Marine Corps League of Madison will host a spaghetti dinner from 5 to 8 p.m. at the Old Market on Main. Donations will be accepted. Proceeds will go to help local veterans, sponsor young marine programs and provide assistance to active or inactive Marines. For more information call (812) 599-4788.

Trimble County Board of Education: Will meet at 6 p.m. at the Trimble County Schools Central Office.

Jefferson County Animal Shelter Advisory Board: Will meet at 6:30 p.m. at the Jefferson County Courthouse in the County Commissioners Chamber. The public is welcome.

April 17

Moving for Better Health: The free 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.

OVO Board of Directors: Will meet at 4:30 p.m. at the Ohio Valley Opportunities Administration Office, 421 Walnut St. For more information or to be included on the agenda call (812) 265-5858.

T.O.P.S.: Taking Off Pounds Sensibly will meet Thursdays at 5 p.m. at Faith Alliance Church. Weigh-in is at 4:30 p.m. For more information call (812) 265-4641 or (812) 265-5529.

Support Group: Will meet every Thursday at Resurrection Lutheran Church, 1429 Clifty Drive, from 6 to 7:30 p.m. The free spiritually-based group supports those struggling with depression, fear, anxiety, suicidal thoughts and grief. For more information call (502) 468-6316.

April 18

Freethinkers Book Club: Will meet at 6 p.m. on the third Friday of the month at Village Lights Bookstore.

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.

No More Cutting: A support group for girls from junior high to college who struggle with depression, fear, anxiety and suicidal thoughts will meet every Friday at Resurrection Lutheran Church, 1429 Clifty Drive, from 6 to 7:30 p.m. The group is spiritually-based and non-denominational. For more information call (502) 468-6316.

World Book Night: Village Lights Bookstore will honor six members of the Courierarea who have volunteered to distribute books to underserved places on World Book Night, April 23. The reception will be held from 7 to 9 p.m.