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September 3, 2014

Dining with Diabetes

Dining with Diabetes is a series of class to help those at risk for type 2 diabetes and their families. Please visit the Purdue/Bartholomew County Extension website at extension.purdue.edu/bartholomew for a flier and registration form. Harriet Armstrong, Health and Human Science Extension Educator, is offering an evening and afternoon option. Please call the Bartholomew County Extension Office with any questions.

 

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Start: September 3, 2014 6:00 pm
End: September 3, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: Faith Ministries
Address:
5103 W State Road 46, Columbus, IN, 47201, United States
Cost: 20

September 4, 2014

Dining with Diabetes

Dining with Diabetes is a series of classes targeted to persons with or at risk for type 2 diabetes and their families.  Harriet Armstrong, Health and Human Science Extension Educator, will be offering two different series of classes. You can visit the Purdue/Bartholomew County Extension website to download a flier and registration form.

 

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Start: September 4, 2014 3:00 pm
End: September 4, 2014 5:00 pm
Venue: Hope United Methodist Church
Address:
432 Washington Street, Hope, IN, 47246, United States
Cost: 20

Keep Your Heart Beating

Your heart is a complex pump with many parts, occasionally each of these parts can have a problem and need repairs to keep working.  The presentation, by Dr. Sorin Pusca, a cardiothoracic surgeon at CRH, will give you an overview of common procedures that may be required to keep your heart working.

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Start: September 4, 2014 6:30 pm
End: September 4, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: Bartholomew County Public Library
Address:
Columbus, IN, 47201, United States
Cost: Free

September 8, 2014

Sweepstakes 101: How to Increase Your Odds and Win Fabulous Prizes

Join presenter Jessica Hendry and learn the basics about winning sweepstakes. She will cover how to find reputable contests, where and how to enter, increasing your odds, and safeguarding your personal information. We’ll also talk about new sweepstakes platforms on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. There may also be some surprise giveaways too. Jessica has won hundreds in gift cards, cash, free products, won a Margarita Maker, and has also been a finalist to win a car.

 

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Start: September 8, 2014 6:30 pm
End: September 8, 2014 7:30 pm
Venue: Bartholomew County Public Library
Phone: 812-379-1266
Address:
Columbus, IN, 47201, United States
Cost: Free

September 10, 2014

Dining with Diabetes

Dining with Diabetes is a series of class to help those at risk for type 2 diabetes and their families. Please visit the Purdue/Bartholomew County Extension website at extension.purdue.edu/bartholomew for a flier and registration form. Harriet Armstrong, Health and Human Science Extension Educator, is offering an evening and afternoon option. Please call the Bartholomew County Extension Office with any questions.

 

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Start: September 10, 2014 6:00 pm
End: September 10, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: Faith Ministries
Address:
5103 W State Road 46, Columbus, IN, 47201, United States
Cost: 20

September 11, 2014

Dining with Diabetes

Dining with Diabetes is a series of classes targeted to persons with or at risk for type 2 diabetes and their families.  Harriet Armstrong, Health and Human Science Extension Educator, will be offering two different series of classes. You can visit the Purdue/Bartholomew County Extension website to download a flier and registration form.

 

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Start: September 11, 2014 3:00 pm
End: September 11, 2014 5:00 pm
Venue: Hope United Methodist Church
Address:
432 Washington Street, Hope, IN, 47246, United States
Cost: 20

Bartholomew County Writers Group

Meet with other writers in the county, share ideas and learn.

Start: September 11, 2014 6:00 pm
End: September 11, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: Bartholomew County Public Library
Phone: 812-379-1266
Address:
Columbus, IN, 47201, United States
Cost: Free

September 12, 2014 – September 13, 2014

Steps Though Time – History Days

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.

Start: September 12, 2014 9:00 am
End: September 13, 2014 3:00 pm
Venue: Bartholomew County Public Library
Phone: 812-379-1266
Address:
Columbus, IN, 47201, United States
Cost: Free

September 13, 2014

Tri-County Heart Walk

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.

 

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Start: September 13, 2014 8:00 am
End: September 13, 2014 11:00 am
Venue: Ivy Tech Community College
Phone: 260-241-3898
Address:
4475 Central Ave, Columbus, IN, 47203, United States

Saturday Sampler: Cabinet of Curiosities

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.

Start: September 13, 2014 11:00 am
End: September 13, 2014 12:00 pm
Venue: Bartholomew County History Center
Phone: 812.372.3541
Address:
524 Third Street, Columbus, IN, 47201, United States
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