September 14, 2014
September 13, 2014
What do a mermaid, a unicorn tail, and a two-headed cow have in common? They are all the types of “artifacts” included in traveling displays of oddities which were a popular form of entertainment before movies. Check out some of the strange items in the Bartholomew County Historical Society’s collection and make a curiosity to take home that will be sure to impress your friends! Our Saturday Samplers are monthly family friendly workshops catered towards small children.
September 6, 2014
August 30, 2014
Saturday, August 30, 7 p.m.
Indy Nile makes its Greenwood summer series debut with an electric mix of classic rock, funk, blues and motown. Please join us for the series finale featuring a lot of interaction with the audience.
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WHAT: 28th Annual Our Hospice of South Central Indiana Concert
WHEN: 6:00 p.m., Saturday, August 30th, 2014
WHERE: Mill Race Park’s Custer-Nugent Amphitheater, Fifth & Lindsey Streets, Columbus, IN
BAND PERFORMANCES: 2014 “Battle of the Bands” winner Mayan Miscalculation (6:15 p.m.); Opening Band “40 Years of College” & Janie Gordon (7:00 p.m.); DENNIS DEYOUNG: THE MUSIC OF STYX (8:30 p.m.)
CONCERT SALES: 4:30 P.M., including raffle tickets ($10 each for a chance to win $10,000), official concert T-shirts, glow necklaces/bracelets, homemade cookies and other items
FOOD VENDORS: Offering a variety of food, and soft drinks/bottled water
LEARN MORE ABOUT:
DENNIS DEYOUNG: THE MUSIC OF STYX: dennisdeyoung.com
40 Years of College: 40yoc.com
Mayan Miscalculation: facebook.com/MayanMiscalculation
FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION OR QUESTIONS ABOUT THIS RELEASE, PLEASE CONTACT:
Sheryl E. Tracey
Manager ~ Resource Development
Our Hospice of South Central Indiana
2626 East 17th Street
Columbus, IN 47201
TEL: (812) 314-8053
FAX: (812) 314-8019
See all types of Electric Powered R/C Model Aircraft. Free parking and admission. Great food available for purchase. Contact Jim Sachleben, 812-350-8774, for more information.
Join us for the Battle on the Blacktop 3 on 3 youth Basketball tournament at Ceraland Park on August 30. This event is for boys and girls in grades 3 – 12! Registrants receive t-shirts if registered by August 17 and other registrations due by August 24. Trophies and prizes, plus the title of Battle Champ is on the line! So grab your basketball shoes and head to the blacktop at Ceraland for this great new event! Contact James Wood, Jr at 812-390-8331 to register.
August 24, 2014
Join us in downtown Columbus, IN on August 23-24, 2014 for the Columbus ArtFest, returning for its fifth year and once again graciously hosted by the City of Columbus and the Downtown Merchants Association. Watch as Washington Street transforms into a spectacular outdoor art gallery showcasing the extraordinary talents of more than 80 national artisans from 16 states. Purchase original sculpture, paintings in oil, acrylics and watercolor/gouache and exquisite one-of-a-kind rings, pendants, bracelets and earrings. Select images from a variety of photographic styles and subject matter and elegant creations in glass, wood and mixed-media. Become an art collector! Or add to your existing collection. Discover that unique piece of art to add to your home or work place.
Hours are Saturday August 23 from 10-5 and Sunday August 24 from 11-5. Admission is free with abundant free parking throughout Downtown Columbus. Bring your sense of discovery and appreciation of the beautiful!
August 23, 2014
MY YELLOW RICKSHAW
Saturday, August 23, 7 p.m.
Let My Yellow Rickshaw “boldly take you where no cover band has gone before!” For several years, the band has weaved humor, variety, and seamless covers into every show – from Skynard to Kanye, Zac Brown to Miley, a little rock, Top 40, and even an Irish jig or two. With a refreshing lineup of sounds that includes mandolin, upright bass, percussion, and fiddle.
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We take for granted how neither snow nor rain nor heat nor gloom of night keeps our letter carriers from making their rounds, but have you considered what a hassle it would be to drive a wagon to town to pick up your mail? We will learn how rural families in Bartholomew County enjoyed the nation’s first rural free delivery postal service. You will even get to design your own stamp! Our Saturday Samplers are monthly family friendly workshops catered towards small children.