Calendar of Events

August 17, 2013

Bump & Run Classic

Do one….do the other……do both!!!

QMIX 107.3 and Tipton Lakes Athletic Club challenge you to be a part of the Bump and Run Classic Saturday August 17th!

It starts with a 5K run/walk, on and around the hills and lakes of the beautiful Harrison Lake Community. After a break for lunch it’s time to tee it up for 18 challenging holes at Harrison Lake Country Club Golf Course!

It’s 2 events that add up to one fun day! Sign up soon if you plan to golf, as space is limited. 5K participants can register any time through the morning of the event.


Date: August 17, 2013
Venue: Harrison Lake Country Club
588 South Country Club Road, Columbus, IN, 47201, United States

Ride for Kriss

Tanz-N-Strandz Salon is hosting a “Ride for Kriss” on Saturday, August 17, 2013, a FUN-draiser to help Kriss and her family with medical bills. Registration begins at 10:00 am Kickstands up at 11:00 am at Tanz-N-Strandz. The ride will end at Cliff’s Bar in Edinburgh for food and entertainment around 2:00 pm. It’s $25 to ride and passengers are free!

There will a 50/50 raffles with TONS of prizes, a poker run, and so much more. You don’t have to be a bike-rider either. You can join us at Cliff’s Bar at 2:00 pm to have fun with the raffles!

If you would like to donate a prize, please contact Tina, at Tanz-N-Strandz.

Kriss is a very strong, caring and dedicated wife and mother to six children. In 2009, Kriss had spinal surgery and now has to go back for a spinal fusion. She’ll have extensive therapies and will have to learn how to walk again and learn how to take care of her children. This benefit is to help Kriss and her family have peace of mind about financial situations.

Date: August 17, 2013
Venue: Tanz-N-Strands
Phone: 812-341-6085
10020 N US HWY 31, Columbus, IN, 47201, United States
Cost: $25

Annual Airport Awareness Day


Activity & Event Schedule:

7:00 – Gates Open & Food Available
7:00 – 8:30 – 5K Runway Fun Run
8:30 – Airfield Open to Fly In
8:30 – 4:00 – Full Event Activities
4:00 – Airfield Closed
4:00 – 6:00 R/C Exhibition Demo
6:00 – Airfield Reopened

Activities & Attractions:

Airplane Rides
Hot Air Balloon Rides – weather permitting
Various Aircraft Display & Judging
Show Car Display & Judging
Kids Activities & Games
5K Run/Walk
Numerous Community Displays
Public Service Exhibits

Bethel United Methodist Church will be
Serving Breakfast and Lunch
(Fly-in pilots and show car drivers eat free!)

Date: August 17, 2013
Venue: North Vernon Municipal Airport
E Co Rd 450 N, North Vernon, IN, 47265, United States

Lady Olympians Car Wash

The Columbus East Lady Olympians Basketball Team will be hosting a fundraising car wash to get new uniforms. You can find any “Lady O” basketball team member to purchase a $10 ticket. If you can’t find one by Saturday, come on over! You can give your $10 on site.

They will be at the Columbus East Athletic Parking Lot from 10 am – 3 pm.

Start: August 17, 2013 10:00 am
End: August 17, 2013 3:00 pm
Venue: Columbus East High School
IN, United States

Chicken Noodle Dinner

Sandy Hook Methodist Church will serve a chicken noodle dinner Saturday, August 17, between 12:00 pm and 6:00 p.m.  Proceeds support local missions.
The Menu
  • Chicken & Noodles
  • Green Beans
  • Choice of Applesauce or Slaw
  • Bread
  • Drink
  • Homemade Ice Cream AND a choice of a Homemade Baked Item (pie, cake, cookies, brownies)
Tickets are $9 for adults and $5 for children. They are available at the door.
Start: August 17, 2013 12:00 pm
End: August 17, 2013 6:00 pm
Venue: Sandy Hook United Methodist Church
1610 Taylor Rd, Columbus, IN, 47201, United States

Adoption Event

Columbus Animal Care Services and CARE are hosting a double adoption event to help find loving homes for some furry friends. Because of the number of animals available for adoption, there will be two locations.

Cats can adopted from the Animal Care Services facility [2730 Arnold Drive], while dogs can be adopted from Petco.

Help save a furry friend from 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm.


There will also be low cost spay/neuterings available, as well as microchipping.

Start: August 17, 2013 1:00 pm
End: August 17, 2013 4:00 pm
Venue: Petco
1337 North National Road, Columbus, IN, 47201, United States

GOAL Gala Event – Fiesta Latina

The Latin Affinity Group (GOAL) is pleased to invite you to its first Gala event! This event will be a great opportunity fir everybody to just join together and have a great night with Latino taste and music.

This special night will start with a welcome cocktail, followed by a delicious Latino taste dinner prepared by Chef Gethin Thomas. After the delightful dinner, the party will go on with rhythms from all over Latin America and the US. Live music will be played by “Los Hotbaneros,” a prestigious band from Chicago, and a deejay will keep us dancing through the night, ending with a traditional Mariachi!

Tickets are available for $60 from Ricardo Chavira. You can reach him at 812-350-5367.

This event will help to have a better understanding of GOAL’s combined cultures and rich heritage from each of our Latino countries through sharing with others.


Start: August 17, 2013 8:00 pm
End: August 18, 2013 2:00 am
Venue: Factory 12 Event Loft
Phone: 812-344-6614
1235 Jackson St. , Columbus, IN, 47201, United States
Cost: $60
iCal Import