September 13, 2014
Local collectors and the Historical Society, Architectural Archives, Yellow Trail Museum, Atterbury-Bakalar Museum, Genealogy Society, DAR, Fire Department and Cummins will display personal collections of local history memorabilia throughout the library and on the Plaza. Slide shows, gas engines, fire engines, racing history, hands-on children’s activities, music, more! Sponsored by the Bartholomew County Public Library and Historic Columbus Indiana. Sign up to win door prizes. Purchase pizza from Flatrock Flatbread Pizza.
An American suffers a heart attack every 34 seconds.
An American dies of cardiovascular disease every 37 seconds.
Someone in the United States has a stroke every 40 seconds.
Join the fight against heart disease and stroke at the American Heart Association’s annual Heart Walk. The Heart Walk celebrates those who have survived heart disease, gives hope to those battling it and inspires change among all of us. Together we can defeat America’s #1 killer. To register, or for more information, visit columbusinheartwalk.kintera.org.
- Celtic Concert – Friday Night
- Ceilidh – Saturday Night
- Highland Dancing Competition
- Clan Tents
- Sheep dog Trials
- European Car Show
- Musical Entertainment
- Bagpipe Marching Bands
- Re-enactors/Living History
- Children’s Activities
- Scottish Country Dancing
- Merchandise & Food Vendors
Purchase fresh produce grown by local farmers/gardeners, fresh-cut flowers, herbs, home-baked goods (including gluten-free), coffee, tea, lemon shake-ups, local art, jewelry, and mosaics, while enjoying music by local and regional musicians.
Located between Brown & Lindsey Streets, Downtown Columbus.
What do a mermaid, a unicorn tail, and a two-headed cow have in common? They are all the types of “artifacts” included in traveling displays of oddities which were a popular form of entertainment before movies. Check out some of the strange items in the Bartholomew County Historical Society’s collection and make a curiosity to take home that will be sure to impress your friends! Our Saturday Samplers are monthly family friendly workshops catered towards small children.
2nd Annual Seth Box “Peanut” Memorial Ride Sept. 13, 2014
Ride begins and ends at the North Vernon Moose Lodge #576, North Vernon, IN
Sign-in: 11am to 12pm; Kickstands up at Noon. $20 per person, $25 per couple.
If you do not ride you can still eat & enjoy friends & family fun with donation!
Memorial Ride includes Poker Run along with food, music & 50/50 drawing.
T-Shirts available in advance or day of ride.
Contact Information: Kay 812-767-0846, Ginny 812-701-3769, Christy 812-592-8398