Calendar of Events

April 25, 2013

New Development for Therapists Workshop

Columbus/Franklin, Stone Belt of Columbus, Milestones Clinical & Health Resources, and Centerstone will offer a workshop focused on new developments for therapists on Thursday, April 25, from 10:00 a.m. until 3:30 p.m. in the Columbus Learning Center, 4555 Central Avenue.

The morning session, from 10:00 a.m. until noon, will be offered by Anne Fletcher, associate of the Autism Interdisciplinary Training and Resource Center.  General information about autism and spectrum disorder will be given.  A comprehensive manual regarding diagnosis, treatment, rights, and family support will be distributed.

The afternoon session, from 1:00 until 3:30 p.m., will be presented by Bob Siegmann, Senior Vice President of Healthcare Integration and Collaboration at Centerstone.  Topics of this workshop include the Affordable Care Act, the overlap between mental and physical illness, and bi-directional integration of behavior and physical health.

Lunch will be provided in the Columbus Learning Center Commons by the Ivy Tech Culinary program students.  The cost is $5.00.  Reservations should be made several days before the program for an accurate lunch count.

For more information or to register, contact Pamela J. Vincent at

Start: April 25, 2013 10:00 am
End: April 25, 2013 3:30 pm
Venue: Columbus Learning Center
Columbus, IN, 47201, United States

Ivy Tech & Economic Development Corporation Job Fair

Columbus/Franklin and the Greensburg Decatur County Economic Development Corporation will host a major job fair on Thursday, April 25, from 11:00 a.m. until 7:00 p.m. at the Greensburg City Hall Auditorium, 314 West Washington Street.  Other partners include the Greensburg Decatur County Chamber of Commerce, the Indiana Region 9 Workforce Board, and the Greensburg Daily News.


The job fair will provide an opportunity for employers and job seekers to discuss new job possibilities in face-to-face conversations.  Expected employers include Honda, Hitachi Powdered Metals, Valeo, GECOM, OSL, Woodmizer, MainSource Bank, and Lincoln Realty.  Staffing agencies from around the region are also expected.  Over 200 jobs will be available, including machine operators, production associates, equipment maintenance, engineers, supervisors, accountants, and purchasing agents.


Exhibitor space is available on a first come, first served basis.  There is no charge for direct employers or job seekers at this job fair.  It is highly recommended that those seeking jobs bring a current resume and dress appropriately for interviews.


For further information about the job fair event, display space reservations, and/or partnering opportunities, please contact Natasha Kellerman at or Marc Coplon at

Start: April 25, 2013 11:00 am
End: April 25, 2013 7:00 pm
Venue: Greensburg City Hall
314 W Washington St, Greensburg, IN, 47240, United States

Columbus Area Arts Council Annual Report to the Community

Please join Columbus Area Arts Council’s Board of Directors and Staff for our Annual Report to the Community, FY2012. We will present our new board members, say goodbye to outgoing board members, and report on fiscal year 2012.

Hors D’oeuvres served at 4:30 PM
Program begins at 5:00 PM

We are pleased to welcome Anita Lauricella, Principal at Lauricella & Associates, as our guest speaker. Ms. Lauricella is a consultant working to develop connections between community and the arts. She was instrumental in organizing and developing Boston’s largest artist live/work space. The title of her talk will be “Re-imaging Fort Point, Boston: Thoughts on Cultural Development.”

Start: April 25, 2013 4:30 pm
End: April 25, 2013 6:00 pm
Venue: The Commons
Columbus, IN, 47201, United States
Cost: Free
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