April 9, 2014
Using Excel 2007, learn how to create and format a personal budget. Discover the auto fill feature and explore free templates available from Microsoft.
April 8, 2014
Connections is a 10 week program designed to provide support and education for: building self-esteem and worthiness, coping with shame and guilt, creating healthy relationships, and developing resilience in times of change.
Meets once a week for 10 weeks. Cost is $40 each week. Your insurance may cover the cost. Contact us for more information about which insurance plans are accepted. Pre-registration is required.
A community event organized for those looking for information on employment, training, education and finances. Fashion show with local models and clothes from Sans Souci. Four $200 gift card door prizes. Free food.
4:30-5:15 Fashion Your Career; Getting the Job With Your First Impression presented by Kathy Friend, nationally known stylist and image consultant.
5:30-6:00 You’re Hired: 5 Steps to Getting and Keeping a Fulfilling Job presented by Darcy Keith a brain injury survivor known as the Queen of Survival.
6:30-7:00 Money Savings Fashion Show featuring local models and clothes from Sans Souci produced and emceed by Kathy Friend.
Were you aware that you may be required to hold auto insurance even if you do not own a car? Andrea Huston from Acceptance will guide a discussion around Insurance (Home, Auto & Life).
Featuring Coffee provided by Jeff Bradley’s Cat Coffee and Baked Goods from Mama LaDonna (Armstrong).
April 7, 2014
April 5, 2014
Join the Bartholomew County Historical Society for Bowties, Bustles & Bonnets on April 5th, at 6 p.m. at our new facility, the Haw Creek Heritage Center (111 Aiken Street, Hope, Indiana) for 170 years of fashion trends. From powdered wigs to wing tips and sleeve-puffs to shoulder pads, see how technology and social folkways are reflected in style and design throughout the decades in women’s, men’s, and children’s clothing. Cocktails and hors d’oeuvres from historic recipes will be served while you discover high fashion from 1776-1946. Reservations are required and tickets can be purchased at the Bartholomew County History Center at 524 Third Street in Columbus, the Hope-Star Journal at 645 Harrison Street in Hope, at the Yellow Trail Museum at 644 Main Street in Hope. Tickets will become available in March and are $20 for the public, $15 for members, and $5 for children (Under 21). Group ticket pricing is available.
In conjunction with Hope’s Civil War Days and the Haw Creek Heritage Center’s Open House, a free preview of the show at 1 p.m. at the town square in Hope. Rain location will be at the library annex.
Join the Bartholomew County Historical Society on April 5th from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. as we celebrate the grand opening of the Haw Creek Heritage Center in Hope, IN. Come and explore the new exhibits, including a photo exhibition by Carla Clark; get a closer look at some never before seen treasures of our collection, try your hand at a heritage craft, shop in our new gift shop, hum along to some lively music, and savor complimentary refreshments. This event is free and open to the public. Additional free programming will be held on the Hope town square in conjunction with Hope Civil War Days. This program is made possible through support by the Hope Town Council. The Haw Creek Heritage Arts Center is at 111 Aiken Street in Hope.
In honor of Autism Awareness Month, The Arc of Bartholomew County is hosting the 3rd Annual Family Fun Walk to support those on the Autism Spectrum and their families. The event is at Clifty Creek Elementary School, registration starts at 8 am and the walk starts at 9 am. Donate 20 dollars and receive a tee shirt, and there will be amazing door prizes. Hope to see you there!
April 3, 2014
Tuina or Chinese Medical massage is the oldest recorded form of body work, originating in China around 2300 B.C. Steven Newlin, a local licensed massage therapist, will discuss what makes Tuina unique from other forms of massage as well as demonstrating and explaining its methodology and oscillating hand techniques. Some audience participation involved.