Upcoming Events

December 29, 2014

Indiana Artists Club 82nd Annual Membership Exhibition

The Indiana Artists Club annual Member Exhibition, now open, features up to 100 pieces in a variety of media and styles, including pastels, oils, watercolors, acrylics and more. Most of the artwork is for sale.

The exhibition runs through December 30, 2014. It is free and open to the public, Monday – Saturday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. with extended hours until 10 p.m. on Monday – Thursday through Dec. 15. For more information, visit http://www.indianaartistsclub.org/member-exhibition/ or call Columbus Learning Center at (812) 314-8507.

Date: December 29, 2014
Venue: Columbus Learning Center
Phone: 812-314-8591
Address:
4444 kelly street, columbus, IN, 47203, United States

Affordable Care Act/MDwise Marketplace 101: Learn & Enroll

Session presented by MDwise, nonprofit health care company. Kelly Lowry will answer questions about Affordable Care Act and Marketplace. Contact 855-417-5615 for more information.

Start: December 29, 2014 4:00 pm
End: December 29, 2014 7:00 pm
Venue: Bartholomew County Public Library
Address:
Columbus, IN, 47201, United States
Cost: Free

Kwanza Celebration

 

Monday December 29, 6:00 p.m., Red Room

Kwanza is a celebration that honors African heritage in African-American culture.  It is observed from December 26 through January 1.  Tonight’s program will feature this year’s theme Practicing the Culture of Kwanza: Living the Seven Principles.  After the program there will be a feast in the Conference Room. Those attending are asked to bring a side dish.  This celebration has been organized by the local NAACP.

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Start: December 29, 2014 6:00 pm
End: December 29, 2014 7:00 pm
Venue: Bartholomew County Library
Address:
536 Fifth Street, Columbus, IN, 47201, United States

December 30, 2014

Heroes’ Tree

All ages are encouraged to make an ornament to honor a veteran they know.  Ornaments will be placed on the Heroes Tree located at the front library entrance.  The tree will go up November 8 and stay in place through the end of the year.

 

Heroestree

Date: December 30, 2014
Venue: Bartholomew County Public Library
Address:
Columbus, IN, 47201, United States
Cost: Free

Indiana Artists Club 82nd Annual Membership Exhibition

The Indiana Artists Club annual Member Exhibition, now open, features up to 100 pieces in a variety of media and styles, including pastels, oils, watercolors, acrylics and more. Most of the artwork is for sale.

The exhibition runs through December 30, 2014. It is free and open to the public, Monday – Saturday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. with extended hours until 10 p.m. on Monday – Thursday through Dec. 15. For more information, visit http://www.indianaartistsclub.org/member-exhibition/ or call Columbus Learning Center at (812) 314-8507.

Date: December 30, 2014
Venue: Columbus Learning Center
Phone: 812-314-8591
Address:
4444 kelly street, columbus, IN, 47203, United States

December 31, 2014

YES Comedy Showcase with Mike Armstrong

Mike is a former police officer from Louisville Kentucky. He’s a regular guest on The Bob and Tom show, with TV credits ranging from Oprah to CBS Morning News to Good Morning America. Mike and his wife have a small herd of children. The kids are clones of their father. They’ll say and do just about anything to get attention. Mike was raised by loving parents in the conservative mid-west in a small town near Louisville, Kentucky, Mike Armstrong enjoyed a fairly normal childhood. So, what went wrong? He’s an ex-cop who’s “…been married so long, I don’t even look both ways when I cross the street.” Mike has a small herd of children (five). The kids are clones of their father. They’ll say and do just about anything to get attention. When a teacher asked son Christopher “…is that a lucky rabbits foot?” He responded, “…it was the only thing left in the trap… pretty lucky huh?” When the teacher called Dad to complain about the youngster’s behavior, Mike offered his true feelings… “Shut up! I’m not married to you!”

Rated G – for all ages

New Year’s Eve shows – 7:00pm and 9:30pm (Doors open an hour before show)

All shows are $20 (advanced ) and $25 (door)!  Tickets available at YES Cinema and the Lincoln-Central Neighborhood Family Center during operating hours, and by phone at 812.379.1630.

Date: December 31, 2014
Venue: YES! Cinema
Address:
Columbus, IN, 47201, United States

Heroes’ Tree

All ages are encouraged to make an ornament to honor a veteran they know.  Ornaments will be placed on the Heroes Tree located at the front library entrance.  The tree will go up November 8 and stay in place through the end of the year.

 

Heroestree

Date: December 31, 2014
Venue: Bartholomew County Public Library
Address:
Columbus, IN, 47201, United States
Cost: Free

January 1, 2015

First Ever 8UP Crew Hangover Ride

US Military Vets, MC First Ever 8UP Crew Hangover Ride is January 1, 2015. Ring in the new year on two wheels. Register and ride anytime between 9:00 am and 4:00 pm. All finishers receive a gift and the first to finish will get a prize, too! The start / finish is at 2525 Tellman Road, Columbus. Don’t want to ride? It’s okay – come out and enjoy the bonfire! $20 per rider.

Start: January 1, 2015 9:00 am
End: January 1, 2015 4:00 pm
Venue: 8UP Crew
Address:
2525 Tellman Road, Columbus, IN, 47201, United States
Cost: $20

January 5, 2015

Dump Your Plump Registration

Partnership for a Healthier Johnson County invites teams from the community and surrounding areas to participate in the 30th round of Dump Your Plump, a nationally recognized workplace and family wellness/exercise program featuring peer support and team competition.

It’s easy to compete!  Teams of 4-10 participants commit to exercise any place, any time for at least 30 minutes a day, 5 days a week and set a realistic weight loss goal between 0-20 pounds.  A designated team captain submits a weekly weigh-in and exercise team report to the Partnership office.  Cost is $10 per person.  Captains participate free.

Partnership has previously coordinated 29 rounds of this 10-week, worksite and family wellness/exercise program with great success.  The objective of Dump Your Plump is to provide a short-term, fun means for safe and gradual weight loss through proper exercise and nutrition.  Participants are eligible to win weekly $$ prizes and a $1,000 Team Grand Prize.  We have lots of fun surprises planned to celebrate 30 rounds of successful weight loss and healthier lifestyles.  Hurry, register a team between now and January 23.  Round 30 begins on January 25 and runs through April 4.

Contact Partnership for a Healthier Johnson County at (317) 736-2657 for more information or register a team at www.healthierjc.org

Date: January 5, 2015
Venue: Unnamed Venue
Address:
Columbus, IN, 47201, United States

Affordable Care Act/MDwise Marketplace 101: Learn & Enroll

Session presented by MDwise, nonprofit health care company. Kelly Lowry will answer questions about Affordable Care Act and Marketplace. Contact 855-417-5615 for information.

Start: January 5, 2015 11:00 am
End: January 5, 2015 2:00 pm
Venue: Bartholomew County Public Library
Address:
Columbus, IN, 47201, United States
Cost: Free
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