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February 9, 2015

Affordable Care Act/MDwise Marketplace 101: Learn & Enroll

Session presented by MDwise, nonprofit health care company. Kelly Lowry will answer questions about Affordable Care Act and Marketplace. Contact 855-417-5615 for information.

Start: February 9, 2015 5:00 pm
End: February 9, 2015 7:00 pm
Venue: Bartholomew County Public Library
Phone: 812-379-1266
Address:
Columbus, IN, 47201, United States
Cost: Free

February 10, 2015

Affordable Health Care/SIHO

Educational session regarding the Affordable Care Act – SIHO Representative will be available to assist with questions and enrollment.  For more information call 812-378-7103.

Start: February 10, 2015 2:00 pm
End: February 10, 2015 4:00 pm
Venue: Bartholomew County Public Library
Address:
Columbus, IN, 47201, United States
Cost: Free

February 11, 2015

Candy Making Demonstration

Dave and Treva Lambert, The Original Party Mart, will show participants how to melt chocolate, make centers, dip chocolate and more.  Demonstration only, participants will be able to taste the finished products.  Must register at mybcpl.org or call 379-1266.  Limited seating.

Start: February 11, 2015 6:30 pm
End: February 11, 2015 7:30 pm
Venue: Bartholomew County Public Library
Address:
Columbus, IN, 47201, United States
Cost: Free

February 12, 2015

Bike Repair & Maintenance Classes

We are offering a series of 6 classes on Bicycle Maintenance & Repair this Winter! Join us for as few or as many of the classes as you like.

The classes will be offered on Thursday evenings from 6:00 – 7:30 pm:

Jan 29th - Basic Bike Repair & Maintenance
Feb 12th - Brakes: Adjustment & Cable Maintenance
Feb 19th – Derailleurs: Adjustment & Troubleshooting
Feb 26th – Cup & Cone Bearings: Adjustment & Overhaul
Mar 12th – Bottom Brackets: Adjustment & Overhaul
Mar 19th – Headsets: Adjustment & Overhaul

The suggested donation to attend is $10 per class, $25 for 3 classes, and $50 for all 6 classes. If you can’t afford it, please don’t let the cost be a barrier to expanding your bike repair knowledge. Donate as much as you can. If you want to learn, then we want to teach you!

These classes are FREE for all of our regular volunteers – those who regularly sign up for shifts as a Shop Monitor, Greeter or Volunteer Supervisor.

Contact us at info@bikeco-op.org to RSVP or to get more information.

 

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Start: February 12, 2015 6:00 pm
End: February 12, 2015 7:30 pm
Venue: Bike Co-op
Address:
1531 13th Street, Columbus, IN 47201, IN, 47201, United States
Cost: 10

Bartholomew County Writers Group

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

Start: February 12, 2015 6:00 pm
End: February 12, 2015 8:00 pm
Venue: Bartholomew County Public Library
Phone: 812-379-1266
Address:
Columbus, IN, 47201, United States
Cost: Free

Instagram: Everything You Need to Know

Instagram has 90 million users checking into the application at least once per month.  Patric Welch, Mr. Noobie, will walk you through how Instragram works and how it differs from other social media.  In March Mr. Noobie will cover Dropbox.  Must register at mybcpl.org or call 379-1266.  Session will be cancelled if we do not have 5 registrations by Feb. 10.

 

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Start: February 12, 2015 6:30 pm
End: February 12, 2015 8:00 pm
Venue: Bartholomew County Public Library
Phone: 812-379-1266
Address:
Columbus, IN, 47201, United States
Cost: Free

February 14, 2015

The Cathedral Builder: J. Irwin Miller

Former Cummins employee Charlie Rentschler will chat about his book The Cathedral Builder: A Biography of J. Irwin Miller.  The author went through more than 500 boxes of papers donated by Miller’s children to the Indiana Historical Society and he interviewed more than 80 people in writing this first biography of Miller.  The Cathedral Builder can be purchased at the event through Viewpoint Books.

 

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Start: February 14, 2015 2:00 pm
End: February 14, 2015 3:00 pm
Venue: Bartholomew County Public Library
Phone: 812-379-1266
Address:
Columbus, IN, 47201, United States
Cost: Free

February 16, 2015

First Ladies: A Position in the Making

When, and why, did the term “First Lady” become popular?  Who were these women who held the position and what impact did they have on American society and politics?  Donna McCreary, author and historical actress, will answer these questions and many others about the first 100 years of the American government.  Today is President’s Day.  Program sponsored by the Bartholomew County Library Associates.

 

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Start: February 16, 2015 11:00 am
End: February 16, 2015 12:00 pm
Venue: Bartholomew County Public Library
Phone: 812-379-1266
Address:
Columbus, IN, 47201, United States
Cost: Free

Beginners Crochet Class

Must register at mybcpl.org or call 379-1266.  Max of 12.  Join Bartholomew County Public Library staff member Jessica Hendry in learning basic stitches, terms, and tools. Start working on a crochet wash cloth you will finish at home. PLEASE BRING a skein of 100% cotton yarn in the color of your choice and an “I” size crochet hook. Supplies will not be available at class.  Limited seating.

 

Start: February 16, 2015 6:30 pm
End: February 16, 2015 8:00 pm
Venue: Bartholomew County Public Library
Phone: 812-379-1266
Address:
Columbus, IN, 47201, United States
Cost: Free

February 18, 2015

Car Buying: Preparing Now, for Savings Down the Road

Sales Advisor Jon Schade with Dreyer Reinbold Greenwood will discuss some ways that you can be better prepared when purchasing a car. 2015 is expected to be a busy year for car purchases. Come to this informal discussion on how to research, budget and plan to get the best value and experience for your next car purchase.

Start: February 18, 2015 7:00 pm
End: February 18, 2015 8:00 pm
Venue: Bartholomew County Public Library
Address:
Columbus, IN, 47201, United States
Cost: Free
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