May 3, 2014
Make two beautiful 5 X 7 greeting cards suitable for a baby card or a birthday card. Learn how to use iris folding to make unique and interesting greeting card. Iris folding is a paper craft that involves folding strips of paper in such a way to form a design. The center of the design forms an iris. No prior iris folding experience is required. Instructor is Susie Fintz of Fintz Folds http://fintzfolds.com. Register at mybcpl.org. $15 fee covers all supplies. Ages 12 and up.
Riley Wrangler’s 30th Annual Arts & Crafts Fair
The Riley Wrangler Square Dance Club from Greenfield, Indiana, will be sponsoring its 30th Annual Arts & Crafts Fair on Saturday May 3th, 2013. The event will be held at the HancockCounty 4-H Fairgrounds (620 N. Apple St.) in Greenfield from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. There is free parking and free admission. The buildings are all handicap accessible. Door prizes will be given away approximately every half-hour.
There will be over 120 vendors (in three buildings and outside) selling art, craft items, food vendors and home improvement items. This is a perfect opportunity to purchase gifts for Mother’s Day (May), Father’s Day (June), Memorial Day, July 4th and other special summer events.
Items for sale in previous years have included hand-made soaps and candles, painted gourds, puppets, glass block night lights, toys, woodcraft items, flowers and floral arrangements, juice pouch and denim purses, leather goods, hand-made jewelry, cast pewter figurines, oil paintings, Quilted items, hand-made furniture, woven baskets, Tupperware, Pampered Chef, Fuller Brush, Gourmet-to-go, Creative Memories, Scrap booking items, Italian Charms, and displays by several home improvement companies.
Food vendors will be selling sandwiches, ice cream treats, chocolates, Kettle Korn, and other food items to please your taste buds.
There will be live entertainment throughout the day. The Indiana Starfire Cloggers will perform from 10:00 to 11:00am, other performers (to be announced) will perform from 12:00 to 2:00and there will be a free square dance from 2:00 to 4:00pm.
Please come and enjoy the day with us!
For more information, call 765-763-6289 or 317-459-1319.
May 4, 2014
May 8, 2014
Meet with other writers in the county, share ideas and learn.
May 10, 2014
May is the month of speed in Indiana, and Columbus has an exciting legacy of racing. We also have a great history of all types of cars and even manufactured an eight wheeled automobile! Learn all about Bartholomew County’s love affair with autos, and even try your hand at a car craft. Beep! Beep! Here we go! Our Saturday Samplers are monthly family friendly workshops catered towards small children.
May 10, 2014 – May 17, 2014
The Literacy Blooms Tea benefiting the Book Buddies program will be held at Irwin Gardens on Saturday, May 10th. Seating times are 1:00 and 2:30. Tickets are $15 each, age 2 and under are free.
Stroll through the gardens and interact with Little Red Riding Hood characters. Self-serve lunch included. Come see the gardens in bloom.
For more information or tickets call 812.376.4461.
May 17, 2014 – May 18, 2014
Auditions for the Actors Community Theater of Seymour, Inc.’s production of Neil Simon’ s “Fools” is here. Audition dates are Sat and Sun. May 17 and 18 from 7 pm to 9 pm at the Mainsource Bank in the common room in Seymour, In. Kat Baute is directing. For more information call 812-528-1951 or visit us on our website at www.seymouracts.org or on Facebook www.facebook.com/actorscommunitytheaterofseymour
The One Stroke Painting technique is a creation of artist Donna Dewberry. In this class you will learn to blend shade and highlight all in one stroke. Participants will paint a bird house and wildflowers on a candle. Instructor Marilyn Tentler is a Level 2 One Stroke Certified Instructor. $25 fee covers all supplies. Must register at mybcpl.org. Ages 13 and up.