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April 14, 2014

Help Create Meaningful Changes With Your Special Needs Child

Alysia Fuhrmann, Board Certified Behavior Analyst, will share ideas with parents to implement in their homes, schools, and communities, with a special focus on Applied Behavior Analysis – a method of modifying behavior. This method can be used to increase communication, social and daily living skills, as well as decrease unwanted behaviors. This program is for parents of children with development disabilities, such as autism or Down syndrome, or those with behavioral challenges.

Start: April 14, 2014 6:30 pm
End: April 14, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: Bartholomew County Public Library
Address:
Columbus, IN, 47201, United States
Cost: Free

Live Broadcast: Renaissance Dental Group

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Renaissance Dental Group is hosting “Dentistry From The Heart”

2320 North Park Drive, Suite B, Columbus, IN 47203 (off of Middle Rd.) 

Event: 8am-4pm

Live Broadcast: 9am-11am

Dentistry From The Heart is geared toward individuals who cannot afford dental care. 

Individuals can choose to receive one of the following for free:

-cleaning
-tooth extraction
-tooth filling

 

 

Start: April 14, 2014 8:00 am
End: April 14, 2014 5:00 pm
Venue: Unnamed Venue
Address:
Columbus, IN, 47201, United States

April 12, 2014

Saturday Sampler: Farm Friends

Animals are an important part of any farm. They give us food and clothing, they protect us and even help with chores. We’ll learn all about the furry and feathered friends on the farm and make some animal crafts too. Which animal will be your favorite?

Our Saturday Samplers are monthly family friendly workshops catered towards small children.

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

April 5, 2014

Bowties, Bustles & Bonnets

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.

Start: April 5, 2014 6:00 pm
End: April 5, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: Haw Creek Heritage Center
Phone: 8123723541
Address:
111 Aiken Street, Hope, IN, 47246, United States
Cost: 20

Haw Creek Heritage Center Open House

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. 

Start: April 5, 2014 1:00 pm
End: April 5, 2014 4:00 pm
Venue: Haw Creek Heritage Center
Phone: 812-372-3541
Address:
111 Aiken Street, Hope, IN, 47246, United States
Cost: Free

The Family Fun Walk

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!

Start: April 5, 2014 8:00 am
End: April 5, 2014 12:00 pm
Venue: Clifty Creek Elementary School
Address:
4625 50 N., Columbus, IN, 47203, United States
Cost: Free

April 4, 2014

Live Broadcast: First Fridays for Families

 

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First Fridays for Families

April 4

Live Broadcast: 4-6pm

The Commons

Sponsored by Old National Bank

Start: April 4, 2014 4:00 am
End: April 4, 2014 6:00 pm
Venue: The Commons
Address:
Columbus, IN, 47201, United States

March 25, 2014

Introduction to Bird Watching

donnastanleyLearning to identify birds is fun and is something everyone can do.   Join Muscatatuck National Wildlife Refuge Park Ranger Donna Stanley as she talks about basic bird watching equipment such as bird guides and binoculars and methods for learning about birds.

Start: March 25, 2014 6:30 pm
End: March 25, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: Bartholomew County Public Library
Phone: 812-379-1266
Address:
Columbus, IN, 47201, United States
Cost: Free

March 15, 2014

Natural Birth Convention

Flyer bullet ptsAttendees will enjoy presentations from a student midwife, doula, and breastfeeding specialist. Please join us for this fun and informative event, and learn about options in childbirth!

Start: March 15, 2014 2:00 pm
End: March 15, 2014 4:00 pm
Venue: Mothering Essentials
Address:
424 Washington Street, Columbus, IN, 47201, United States
Cost: Free

Saturday Sampler: Pack Your Wagon

How did the settlers move from one place to another and what did they bring with them?  We’ll discover the trials of moving pioneers and you will get a chance to see what you would take with you if you were traveling to the frontier.  You’ll also take home a pioneer surprise.  Let’s get moving! Our Saturday Samplers are monthly family friendly workshops catered towards small children.

Start: March 15, 2014 11:00 am
End: March 15, 2014 12:00 pm
Venue: Yellow Trail Museum
Phone: (812) 371-7969
Address:
Main St., Hope, IN, 47246, United States
Cost: Free
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