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October 1, 2014 – October 31, 2014

Treats not Tricks Book Sale

Ongoing book sale area. In October, buy 1 children’s book, get 3 free. Books are a great holiday giveaway!

Start: October 1, 2014
End: October 31, 2014
Venue: Bartholomew County Public Library
Phone: 812-379-1266
Address:
Columbus, IN, 47201, United States
Cost: Free

October 21, 2014

The Things They Carried Book Discussion

Librarian Mary Clare Speckner leads this discussion over this year’s Community Book Read selection The Things They Carried by Tim O’Brien.

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Start: October 21, 2014 6:30 pm
End: October 21, 2014 7:30 pm
Venue: Bartholomew County Public Library
Phone: 812-379-1266
Address:
Columbus, IN, 47201, United States
Cost: Free

October 22, 2014

EnrollColumbus – Affordable Care Act

Open enrollment on the insurance marketplace begins November 15.  Learn about key insurance terms and other information to help purchase the best plan for you on the insurance marketplace.  Information provided by Columbus Regional Health.

 

Start: October 22, 2014 10:00 am
End: October 22, 2014 11:00 am
Venue: Bartholomew County Public Library
Address:
Columbus, IN, 47201, United States
Cost: Free

The Things They Carried – Book Discussion-IUPUC

Julie Goodspeed-Chadwick’s discussion of The Things They Carried will focus on the literary and trauma aspects of O’Brien’s book.  Goodspeed-Chadwick is an Associate Professor of English at IUPUC.  Meet in IUPUC, Campus Center, Room 176.

Start: October 22, 2014 11:00 am
End: October 22, 2014 12:00 pm
Venue: IUPUC
Phone: 812-348-7311
Address:
4601 Central Avenue, Columbus, IN, 47203, United States
Cost: Free

Microsoft Publisher

Publisher 2007 is used to create publications such as newsletters, greeting cards, business cards, calendars, brochures, etc. The software comes with many templates to help in the design process. Join this class and learn the basic skills you need to unleash the artist in you!

Start: October 22, 2014 6:00 pm
End: October 22, 2014 7:30 pm
Venue: Bartholomew County Public Library
Phone: 812-379-1266
Address:
Columbus, IN, 47201, United States
Cost: Free

October 23, 2014

Freeman Army Air Field Museum-Community Book Read event

Freeman Army Air Field in Seymour was established in 1942 as a pilot training airfield.   Presenter Larry Bothe, volunteer curator of the FAAFM and a Vietnam veteran, will cover the history of Freeman Field, the founding of the museum, and a virtual museum tour. Emphasis will be placed on the foreign aircraft evaluation period and the search for buried artifacts from the WW-II era.

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Start: October 23, 2014 6:30 pm
End: October 23, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: Bartholomew County Public Library
Phone: 812-379-1266
Address:
Columbus, IN, 47201, United States
Cost: Free

October 25, 2014

A Day at the Museum-Community Book Read event

The Museum is always a great place to visit and to learn and admission is always free.  Today members of the 71st Special Operation Squadron, activated on May 13, 1968 to expedite the deployment of AC-119G gunships to the Vietnam War, will be present to talk about their mission and work.  They will also share their personal experiences and answer questions.

Start: October 25, 2014 10:00 am
End: October 25, 2014 4:00 pm
Venue: Atterbury-Bakalar Air Museum
Address:
4742 Ray Boll Blvd, Columbus, IN, 47201, United States
Cost: Free

Paranormal Experiences

Join Indiana Paranormal Investigators, professionalparanormalinvestigations.com, as they present all new evidence they have gathered over the years proving the existence of spirits and demons.  This year the group will sit and discuss YOUR experiences and try to answer any questions you might have about that experience.  Win a chance to investigate with PPI.

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Start: October 25, 2014 2:00 pm
End: October 25, 2014 3:30 pm
Venue: Bartholomew County Public Library
Address:
Columbus, IN, 47201, United States
Cost: Free

October 27, 2014

Excel Level I

Using Excel 2007, learn how to create and format a personal budget.

Discover the auto fill feature and explore free templates available from Microsoft.

Start: October 27, 2014 6:00 pm
End: October 27, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: Bartholomew County Public Library
Phone: 812-379-1266
Address:
Columbus, IN, 47201, United States
Cost: Free

October 28, 2014

The Things They Carried Book Discussion-Hope Branch Library

Hope Branch Manager Dave Miller leads the discussion on this year’s Community Book Read selection The Things They Carried by Tim O’Brien.

 

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Start: October 28, 2014 2:00 pm
End: October 28, 2014 3:00 pm
Venue: Hope Branch Library
Address:
635 Harrison Street, Hope, IN, 47246, United States
Cost: Free
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