June 20, 2013
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 http://bcssap.org/
The 47th Annual Truck/Tractor Pull and Fish Fry fundraiser for the Grassy Fork Volunteer Fire Department will rev up on June 20th, 21st, and 22nd in Tampico. Admission and parking is free. Entry fee for the pull is $25 and registration gets rolling at 6:00 before the events. All drivers must be present by 6:30 for a mandatory drivers meeting. No glass bottles or grills allowed at event. For more information call 812-528-3680.
The Columbus Area Arts Council and the Columbus Parks and Recreation Department present two Noon Kids Concerts each June at Donner Park shelter house. Geared towards school children, these concerts are free and open to the public.
On Thursday, June 20, Derek Dye presents his signature show, a mix of hilarious physical comedy, magic, juggling, balancing, stilts, and more. Using his incredible talent, Dye entertains his audience in a show full of laughter and excitement. Dye is a graduate of Ringling Bros. Barnum & Bailey Clown College. His shows feature stories from the big top to the big leagues.
On Thursday, June 27, comedy magician Daniel Lusk performs his 45 min interactive magic show, which explores some of the science behind the magic. Children will not only see amazing magic but learn how science can help magicians perform the impossible.
For additional information about this program or any of the Arts Council programs, visit www.artsincolumbus.org or call 812.376.2539.
The Columbus Area Arts Council is a public, not-for-profit corporation supported by private donations, the City of Columbus, the State of Indiana through the Indiana Arts Commission, and the National Endowment for the Arts.