March 13, 2014
March 14, 2014
March 15, 2014
Our Hospice of Decatur/Shelby will present its 10th annual fundraiser, “A Royal Night,” on March 15th, 2014 at Indiana Downs Clubhouse (Trackside), 4200 North Michigan Road, Shelbyville, IN. All proceeds will help provide care and services for Our Hospice patients and their families in the Shelby County area. The event begins at 6:00 p.m. with a social hour, silent auction and cash bar, followed by a buffet dinner and live auction. DJ entertainment will be provided by Smashed Productions of Shelbyville.
Highlighting the evening will be the crowning of the king and/or queen(s) from one of the five high schools in Shelby County. Two students from each school are participating as a team to raise both awareness and funds for Our Hospice of Decatur/Shelby, an office of Our Hospice of South Central Indiana, which is a not-for-profit, community-based organization that provides care and services in 15 South Central Indiana counties.
Event tickets are $25.00 each, or two for $45.00 and are on sale at Mickey’s T-Mart 748 S. Harrison Street, and Three Sisters Books & Gifts, 7 Public Square, Our Hospice of Decatur/Shelby, 1201 N. Lincoln St., Ste. A, in Shelbyville. For more information about the fundraiser, purchasing tickets, or sponsoring a table or auction package, please call Our Hospice at 317-392-4560 or 800-841-4938, ext. 8085.
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April 4, 2014
April 5, 2014
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.
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 (21 years or under). 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.