September 3, 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 2, 2014
Receive emotional support, practical assistance in coping with the issues you face and the latest information on research. Meetings are confidential. Sponsored by the Alzheimer’s Association of Greater Indiana. Group will meet the first Tuesday of each month at the library.
September 1, 2014
Nominations for Inaugural Induction are Being Accepted Through September 1, 2014
The Indiana Military Veterans Hall of Fame (IMVHOF) is calling for nominations for its first group of honorees.
Its board of directors is compiled of representatives from the business, government and retired military sectors. The Chairman of the board, Russell H. Dowden, Jr., COL, USA (Retired) was inducted into the Arkansas Military Veterans Hall of Fame in 2011 as that is his home state. Now a Hoosier, Mr. Dowden formed the idea of creating a similar organization here.
Up to fifteen veterans will be honored for military service achievements and/or community contributions. To be eligible, a nominee must meet any one of these criteria:
> Been born in Indiana
> Entered military service in Indiana
> Lived in Indiana for a minimum of eight years
All branches of the U.S. Armed Forces, all ages, living or deceased, and males and females will be considered equally. The complete nomination packet and criteria can be found at imvhof.com. Nominations will be accepted through end of day September 1, 2014.
The first induction ceremony will take place on November 7, 2014 at the Garrison at Ft. Benjamin Harrison in Lawrence, IN. Event details will be available on the website as it nears.
Tax deductible donations can be made via check or money orders made out to IMVHOF and sent to: IMVHOF
P.O. Box 269098 Indianapolis, IN 46226
IMVHOF FACT SHEET
CONTACT: Annette Roy Board Member, Public Relations 317-916-6268 firstname.lastname@example.org
Name: Indiana Military Veterans Hall of Fame
Reach: The State of Indiana
Mission: The objective of the Indiana Military Veterans Hall of Fame (IMVHOF) is to honor and provide support to Indiana military veterans and to educate others on their outstanding accomplishments.
• Nominations will be accepted annually for inductees into the Hall of Fame
• 2014 nominations are being accepted now through September 1, 2014
• There is no cost to nominate someone
• Fifteen inductees will be honored at the organization’s inaugural event on November 7, 2014
• Inductees will receive a medallion and presence on the website
Status: • The IMVHOF is a not-for-profit with 501(c)3 status from the IRS
General Nominee Criteria:
• The nominee must have been born in Indiana; entered military service from Indiana; or lived in Indiana for a minimum of eight years
• All criteria and the nomination form can be found on imvhof.com
Connect With Us: Website: www.imvhof.com
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.
August 31, 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.
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.
Click HERE for the full schedule!
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.
Purchase fresh produce grown by local farmers/gardeners, fresh-cut flowers, herbs, home-baked goods (including gluten-free), coffee, tea, lemon shake-ups, local art, jewelry, and mosaics, while enjoying music by local and regional musicians.
Located between Brown & Lindsey Streets, Downtown Columbus.