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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 30, 2014

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

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

November 1, 2014

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

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

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

November 2, 2014

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 2, 2014 8:00 am
End: November 2, 2014 5:00 pm
Venue: Bartholomew County Public Library
Address:
Columbus, IN, 47201, United States
Cost: Free

November 3, 2014

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 3, 2014 8:00 am
End: November 3, 2014 5:00 pm
Venue: Bartholomew County Public Library
Address:
Columbus, IN, 47201, United States
Cost: Free

Job Fair Preparation Workshop

Everyone is invited to “Tomorrow’s Forecast: Transitioning from Fair to Fabulous,” a job fair preparation workshop. Choose Monday, November 3 from 10:00 am to 11:30 am or Wednesday from 3:00 pm to 4:30 pm. Workshop will include one-on-one resume review by an HR professional, how to get the employers attention, and creating a personal branding statement.

 

MANUFACTURING HIRING EVENT

Thursday, November 6th at the Columbus Learning Center. From 12:00 – 1:00 pm, veterans only are welcome to attend. From 1:00 – 4:00 pm, the general public is invited.

 

Space is limited, so contact today to reserve your spot! You can call Phyllis at 812-341-8546 or email pburgos@dwd.in.gov

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Start: November 3, 2014 10:00 am
End: November 3, 2014 11:30 pm
Venue: Columbus Learning Center
Address:
Columbus, IN, 47201, United States

American Red Cross Blood Drive

Register at redcrossblood.org and click on Make a Blood Donation Appointment. Donors will receive a certificate to be redeemed at Dags Ice Cream – buy a quart of ice cream for the price of a pint.

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Start: November 3, 2014 3:00 pm
End: November 3, 2014 7:00 pm
Venue: Bartholomew County Public Library
Address:
Columbus, IN, 47201, United States
Cost: Free
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