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October 31, 2014

Eastside Community Center Trunk or Treat

For kids of all ages to come trick or treating on Halloween night. Multiple cars will have their trunks decorated. There will be treats, games and fun for all.

 

Trunk or Treat

Start: October 31, 2014 5:00 pm
End: October 31, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: Eastside Community Center
Address:
421 McClure Rd, Columbus, IN, 47201, United States
Cost: Free

Flintwood Wesleyan Church Trunk or Treat

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Start: October 31, 2014 5:00 pm
End: October 31, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: Flintwood Wesleyan Church
Phone: 812-379-4287
Address:
5300 E 25th St, Columbus, IN, 47201, United States

October 25, 2014

Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk

WALK TOWARD A CURE FOR BREAST CANCER

Join the American Cancer Society’s Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk

Take us one step closer to finding a cure for breast cancer. Join the American Cancer Society’s Making Strides Against Breast Cancer community walk on Saturday, October 25, at Celebration Plaza in White River State Park, 801 W Washington St, Indianapolis. Registration begins at 7:30 a.m.; the 5K walk starts at 9 a.m. Proceeds from the non-competitive, family-friendly event benefit breast cancer research and local breast cancer education and free patient/caregivers support programs. Call 1-800-227-2345 or visit www.makingstrideswalk.org/indianapolisin to learn how you can help finish the fight.

Joliet Strides Divas

 

Start: October 25, 2014 9:00 am
End: October 25, 2014 12:00 pm
Venue: White River State Park
Address:
801 W Washington St, Indianapolis, IN, United States
Cost: Free

October 18, 2014

Saturday Sampler: Pumpkin Palooza

A fall tradition for the Bartholomew County Historical Society, Pumpkin Palloosa celebrates everything pumpkin!  Why do we carve pumpkins? Who were the first people to grow pumpkins?  What parts of the pumpkin are edible?  Why are they called jack-o-lanterns?  Learn the answers to all these questions and more as we discover pumpkin lore and even carve a pumpkin to take home!  Enjoy this fall favorite with your family. Our Saturday Samplers are monthly family friendly workshops catered towards small children.

Start: October 18, 2014 11:00 am
End: October 18, 2014 12:00 pm
Venue: Bartholomew County History Center
Phone: 812.372.3541
Address:
524 Third Street, Columbus, IN, 47201, United States
Cost: Free

October 15, 2014

La Leche League of Columbus Morning Meeting

Free breastfeeding support and mother-to-mother sharing.  Babies, kids and pregnant moms welcome!

Start: October 15, 2014 10:00 am
End: October 15, 2014 11:00 am
Venue: MainSource Bank Community Room
Address:
2310 W Jonathan Moore Pike, Columbus, IN, 47201, United States
Cost: Free

October 11, 2014

FCC of Bargersville Fish Fry

First Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) of Bargersville will be having a Fish Fry on Saturday, October 11th, 2014. The FISH FRY begins at 11:00 a.m. through 4:00 p.m. The Fish Fry will be in the Community Center across from the Church and next to the Parsonage. In conjunction with Bargersville and The Indiana History Train.

Fish, Tenderloins, Homemade Cole Slaw, Baked Beans, Potato Salad, Hot Dogs, Homemade Desserts, and Drinks.

Menu: (Your choice of)

FISH Dinner w/ 2 Sides, DRINK, DESSERT

TENDERLOIN Dinner w/ 2 Sides, DRINK, DESSERT

HOT DOG Meal with DESSERT & DRINK

OR Individual sandwiches.

All proceeds will be used for Local Needy Families at the Holiday Season. Bring the whole family to eat, and share the day with us. The church is located at 101 East Street, between Harriman Street and South Street. Turn on Harriman and go south at the Main Source Bank Sign to the church. Just off of County Road 144, one-half mile west of SR 135 and SR 144 Stoplight. Look for the sign on Harriman pointing to the church.

For Information, call Larry Hughes at 317-432-8456.

Start: October 11, 2014 11:00 am
End: October 11, 2014 4:00 pm
Venue: First Christian Church
Phone: (317) 422-5701
Address:
101 East St., Bargersville, IN, 46106, United States

October 7, 2014

La Leche League of Columbus Evening Meeting

Free breastfeeding support and mother-to-mother sharing.  Babies, kids and pregnant moms welcome!

Start: October 7, 2014 6:30 pm
End: October 7, 2014 6:30 pm
Venue: North Star Montessori (lower level)
Address:
2320 Midway St, Columbus , IN, 47201, United States
Cost: Free

October 6, 2014 – October 10, 2014

32nd Annual American Red Cross Book Fair

32nd Annual American Red Cross Book Fair
Date Thursday, October 2, 2014
Time 9:00 am – 7:00 pm EDT
Where Monroe County Fairgrounds, Commercial Building West, 5700 W. Airport Road, Bloomington, IN 47403
Presenter Monroe County Chapter
Contact June Taylor
Cost $10 opening day only
Ticket Phone 812-332-7292
Communities Statewide
Notes 32nd Annual American Red Cross Book Fair   October 2 – 7, 2014Location: Monroe County Fairgrounds, Commercial Building West Phone: 812-332-7292 Admission: Free, except for opening day.

The 32nd Annual American Red Cross Book Fair will be held October 2 – 7, 2014 at the Monroe County Fairgrounds, Commercial Building West. There will be 100,000 gently used books, CDs, videos, DVDs, cassettes, records, games, puzzles, maps, sheet music, and many other items for sale at very reasonable prices.

Opening day admission is $10, but the rest of the week’s attendance is free. Please call to receive a Book Fair bookmark with dates, times (vary from day to day) and specials listed. All proceeds from the Book Fair benefit Red Cross disaster relief, service to military families, and emergency preparedness services in Monroe and Owen Counties.

Thurs., Oct. 2, 9 am -7 pm OPENING DAY! $10 admission for best selection of books & media.

Friday, Oct. 3: 9 am – 7 pm: No admission charge. 4th annual food drive for Hoosier Hills Food Bank – bring non-perishable food and you’ll receive a “book buck,” good for $1 off book and media purchases.

Saturday, Oct. 4: 9 am – 6 pm : 4th annual food drive for Hoosier Hills Food Bank – bring non-perishable food and you’ll receive a book buck, good for $1 off book and media purchases.

Sunday, Oct. 5: 9 am – 6 pm: Half-price day & Military Family Appreciation Day – Military families present ID and get free goodie bags for your children!

Monday, Oct. 6: 9 am – 6 pm: $10 bag-it day – we furnish the bag or bring your own of comparable size. You can fit at least two dozen books in a grocery bag – all for ten bucks.

Tuesday, Oct. 7: 9 am – 12 pm Community Day; Books & media left are free. Donations are encouraged.

Contact us at (812) 332-7292 or www.redcross.org/in/bloomington for more information or to volunteer for this event.

Start: October 6, 2014 9:00 am
End: October 10, 2014 6:00 pm
Venue: Monroe County Fairgrounds, Commercial Building West
Phone: 812-332-7292
Address:
5700 W. Airport Road, Bloomington, IN, 47403, United States
Cost: 10.00 opening day only

October 4, 2014

Saturday Sampler: Pumpkin Palooza

A fall tradition for the Bartholomew County Historical Society, Pumpkin Palloosa celebrates everything pumpkin!  Why do we carve pumpkins? Who were the first people to grow pumpkins?  What parts of the pumpkin are edible?  Why are they called jack-o-lanterns?  Learn the answers to all these questions and more as we discover pumpkin lore and even carve a pumpkin to take home!  Enjoy this fall favorite with your family. Our Saturday Samplers are monthly family friendly workshops catered towards small children.

Start: October 4, 2014 11:00 am
End: October 4, 2014 12:00 pm
Venue: Yellow Trail Museum
Phone: (812) 371-7969
Address:
Main St., Hope, IN, 47246, United States
Cost: Free

September 27, 2014

New Girl Scout Troop 3637 Meeting

Join us to learn more about Girl Scouts. Free and open to families with Girls in grades 2-8.

Start: September 27, 2014 2:00 pm
End: September 27, 2014 4:00 pm
Venue: Bartholomew County Public Library
Address:
Columbus, IN, 47201, United States
Cost: Free
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