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November 1, 2014

Lt. Col. Dave Grossman— The Bulletproof Mind

Lt. Col. Dave Grossman U.S. Army (Ret.) is an internationally recognized scholar, author, soldier, and speaker and one of the world’s foremost experts in the field of human aggression and the roots of violence and violent crime.  His presentation will cover topics such as post-traumatic stress disorder and techniques to curtail the development of the disorder, different threat levels and the necessity of preparedness.  A West Point graduate and retired Army paratrooper, Lt. Col. Grossman spent his life examining what causes people to harm others, ways to protect ourselves, and different types of personalities that invite, inflict, or protect the aggression.  There will be a break for lunch-on your own.  Funding for this program from an anonymous donor and the Bartholomew County Library Associates. A Community Book Read event

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Start: November 1, 2014 9:00 am
End: November 1, 2014 4:30 pm
Venue: Bartholomew County Public Library
Phone: 812-379-1266
Address:
Columbus, IN, 47201, United States
Cost: Free

IAEYC – Columbus Chapter Conference

The Columbus Chapter of the Indiana Association for the Education of Young Children is hosting a conference for teachers, directors and administrators to attend training and classes on November 1st at the Columbus Learning Center.
What: IAEYC – Columbus Chapter Conference in Columbus, Indiana
When: November 1st, 2014 Registration begins at 8:00 a.m. Door Prizes and Closing will begin at 3:30 p.m.
Where: Columbus Learning Center 4555 Central Ave #1600, Columbus, IN 47203
Contact people: Whitney Budd- (812) 350-2526, Denise Brown- (812) 379-4180, Brenda Ragle- bragle@ivytech.edu
Start: November 1, 2014 8:00 am
End: November 1, 2014 5:00 pm
Venue: Columbus Learning Center
Address:
Columbus, IN, 47201, United States

Military Book Sale

In November all military related materials, fiction and non-fiction, are half-price in our on-going book sale are.

Start: November 1, 2014 8:00 am
End: November 1, 2014 5:00 pm
Venue: Bartholomew County Public Library
Address:
Columbus, IN, 47201, United States
Cost: Free

October 30, 2014

Film Showing: The Green Berets-Community Book Read Event

Over the years The Green Berets has won fans and detractors.  Released in 1968 at the height of U.S. involvement in Vietnam this John Wayne film is about two Green Berets units handpicked for missions in Vietnam.  Decide for yourself if this G-rated, 142 minute film, also starring David Janssen, Jim Hutton, Jack Soo and George Takei is on your list of best or worst films.

 

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

The Things They Carried Book Discussion

Reference Librarian Robert Mixner leads the discussion on this year’s Community Book Read selection The Things They Carried by Tim O’Brien.

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

October 28, 2014

Excel Level II

This class will discuss formulas, cell references, graphs, and pivot tables.

Additionally, we will cover data manipulation utilizing the Consolidate,

Sort and the Filter commands.

Start: October 28, 2014 6:00 pm
End: October 28, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: Bartholomew County Public Library
Phone: 812-379-1266
Address:
Columbus, IN, 47201, United States
Cost: Free

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

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 25, 2014

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

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
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