September 6, 2014
Pitch- in lunch for former students, teachers, or administrators. Bring any memorabilia you’d like to share.
September 7, 2014
The Indiana Artists Club annual Member Exhibition, which opens September 22, 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.
A free opening reception, with light refreshments, will be held at the Columbus Learning Center on Saturday, October 11, from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Shawn Thomas Dingwerth, executive director of the Richmond Museum of Art and author, will speak at the reception at 6:30 p.m. about his new book, “The Richmond Group Artists.” Copies of the book, which tells the untold story of a group of artists who developed a distinctive impressionistic style which transformed Richmond into an important center for art in the Midwest, will be available for purchase and signature.
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.
September 8, 2014
Help Raise the Bar on financial literacy! During September candy bars will be available at Columbus Centra Credit Union branches for a $1 donation. Proceeds will support financial literacy programs provided by Centra Foundation to second grade and high school students. The programs help children learn important money management skills. You can eat chocolate and help! Call 812-314-0285 to learn more.
Join presenter Jessica Hendry and learn the basics about winning sweepstakes. She will cover how to find reputable contests, where and how to enter, increasing your odds, and safeguarding your personal information. We’ll also talk about new sweepstakes platforms on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. There may also be some surprise giveaways too. Jessica has won hundreds in gift cards, cash, free products, won a Margarita Maker, and has also been a finalist to win a car.
September 10, 2014
This group will meet the first Wednesday or every month at St. Peter’s Lutheran Church from 6:00-8:00 in Room 2102.
Angels of Hope hopes to reach out to those who have walked the same path and together, work to restore hope for the future.
Dining with Diabetes is a series of class to help those at risk for type 2 diabetes and their families. Please visit the Purdue/Bartholomew County Extension website at extension.purdue.edu/bartholomew for a flier and registration form. Harriet Armstrong, Health and Human Science Extension Educator, is offering an evening and afternoon option. Please call the Bartholomew County Extension Office with any questions.
September 11, 2014
Dining with Diabetes is a series of classes targeted to persons with or at risk for type 2 diabetes and their families. Harriet Armstrong, Health and Human Science Extension Educator, will be offering two different series of classes. You can visit the Purdue/Bartholomew County Extension website to download a flier and registration form.
Meet with other writers in the county, share ideas and learn.
Samantha Aulick of 240sweet Artisan Foodworks will whip up some sophisticated non-alcoholic drinks that everyone can enjoy. This former bartender was recognized as the “Best of Baltimore” in 2000 by Baltimore Magazine. Her demonstration will include samples and recipes. Drinking Vinegars, Sparkling Ginger Cider, Virgin Marys, and Hibiscus Spritzers are on the menu. Sponsored by the Bartholomew County Library Associates.