Calendar of Events

May 18, 2013

School Supply Assistance Program

Do you have a child living in Bartholomew County who is in need of school supplies for the upcoming school year?The Bartholomew County School Supply Assistance Program is accepting registrations until July 19. Call United Way 2-1-1 simply by dialing 2-1-1 or 812-376-6666, Monday through Friday from 8:00 am until 5:00 pm. For Spanish calls, call SUCASA at 812-375-9370, Monday, Wednesday or Friday from  9:00 am until 4:00 pm or Tuesday and Thursday, from 11:00 am until 2:00 pm to register your child.

If you’d like to make a monetary donation check can be dropped off or mailed to Sans Souci, 1526 13th St  Columbus, IN 47201. Please write “School supplies” in the memo line of your check.

You can also donate online at

Start: May 14, 2013
End: July 20, 2013
Venue: Unnamed Venue
Columbus, IN, 47201, United States

2013 Relay For Life

The journey to end cancer starts with a single step. The American Cancer Society invites you to take that step with us by joining the global Relay For Life movement. When you walk to end cancer at a Relay event, it’s your opportunity to not only honor cancer survivors and remember loved ones lost, but also to raise awareness Continue reading

Start: May 17, 2013 6:00 pm
End: May 18, 2013 6:00 pm
Venue: Columbus East High School Athletic Field
230 S. Marr Road, Columbus, IN, 47201, United States
Cost: Free

Pancake Breakfast

White Creek United Methodist Church is hosting the annual “All You Can Eat” Pancake Breakfast on Saturday, May 18 from 8:00 am to 10:30 am.

Sausage Links
Scrambled Eggs
Hash Browns
Biscuits and Gravy
Coffee – Juice – Milk

Free Will Offering for Meal. Proceeds go towards church improvements and other United Methodist Women projects.

Start: May 18, 2013 8:00 am
End: May 18, 2013 10:30 am
Venue: White Creek United Methodist Church
6730 West 930 South, Columbus, IN, 47203, United States

Zach Pickard Pelican Run

The Progeria Research Foundation presents the 6th Annual Zach Pickard Pelican 5K Run/Walk. Help us find the cure for Progeria, a fatal rapid aging syndrome, afflicting children. Saturday, May 18, 2013 at 9:00 am at Brownstown Electric Supply Co., Inc.





For race information, please contact Josh Teipen,, or 812-358-4555.

For more information regarding the Progeria Syndrome, visit the Progeria Research Foundation at

Start: May 18, 2013 9:00 am
End: May 18, 2013 12:00 pm
Venue: Brownstown Electric Supply Com., INC.
Phone: 8123584555
690 E. St. Rd. 250, Brownstown, IN, 47220, United States

Doll & Bear Show

The 30th Annual Doll and Bear Show will be Saturday, May 18, 2013 from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm at the Bartholomew County Fairgrounds Community Building.

Admission is FREE! There will be antique, modern and collectible dolls and bears. There will also be free door prizes!

Sponsored by the Dolls night Out Club of Columbus. For more information, contact 812-376-9124.

Start: May 18, 2013 9:00 am
End: May 18, 2013 4:00 pm
Venue: Bartholomew County Fairgrounds
Columbus, IN, 47201, United States

Threads of Our Diversity

“Threads of our Diversity: Oral histories from our LGBTQ community” is a project launched in with five community organizations to help give voice to marginalized and “silenced” Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Queer/Questioning community members.  A launch event is scheduled for Saturday, May 18, 2013, 9:30am – 12:30pm, at the Auditorium, Columbus Learning Center, 4555 Central Avenue, Columbus, Indiana   The program includes a keynote speech by Rev. Dr. Stephen Sprinkle, a presentation on hate crimes by local and federal law enforcement officials, a 30 minute Threads of our Diversity DVD screening, and a discussion with participants about what the community can do to make it more welcoming to LGBTQ members.


Snacks will be served. Registration and coffee is at 9:00am.  Keynote address begins at 9:30am. The event costs $15 and is open to the public.  Scholarships are available.  Please register at  It is hoped this event will open up dialogue in the community on the topic of sexual orientation and gender identity and what we can do to make this a more welcoming community for LGBTQ members.

Start: May 18, 2013 9:30 am
End: May 18, 2013 12:30 pm
Venue: Columbus Learning Center
Columbus, IN, 47201, United States
Cost: $15

Mission Trip Community Concert

North Christian Church of Columbus will be having a Community Concert / hog roast on MAY 18 2013 to raise funds for this year’s mission trip to Kenya. This year’s trip will mark the 4th visit members of North Christian Church will be going to Machakos Kenya, where they have been assisting in building a Multi-Purpose center that will serve as a worship building, Career and Development Center, Daycare, Counseling and offer basis health needs.
JOIN US ON MAY 18, 2013 at North Christian Church grounds for this community event that will be filled with music from local musicians like D.I.G, Shilombish, and others.
The event will start at 3:00 PM to 6:00 PM. All donations will go to towards the Kenya Mission trip.
Canned food donations will go to Love Chapel.
North Christian Church is located at 850 Tipton Ln Columbus, IN 47201 (812) 372-1531
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Community fund raise Concert for the 2013 Kenya Mission Trip

Start: May 18, 2013 3:00 pm
End: May 18, 2013 6:00 pm
Venue: North Christian Church
850 Tipton Ln, Columbus, IN, 47201, United States

Flirting with the Deep End

The Harlequin Theatre is proud to present “Flirting with the Deep End” a taut comedy about friendship, loyalty, and self-doubt that will have you laughing even as you recognize some of the neuroses as your own.

Join us on Friday and Saturday, May 17, 18 and 24, 25 at 7:00pm, as well as Sunday, May19 and 26 at 2:30pm, for this heart-warming performance. Tickets are available at the FairOaks Information Kiosk and Viewpoint Books on Washington Street. Tickets are $12 in advance and $15 at the door. For more information visit us

Start: May 18, 2013 7:00 pm
End: May 18, 2013 9:00 pm
Venue: Harlequin Theatre
FairOaks Mall, Columbus, IN, 47201, United States
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