Calendar of Events

July 21, 2014

Couponing blogger Julie Sellers will cover how to save money by using coupons including how to best organize to save time and money. How to make the most of your trips to CVS, Walgreens, Kroger, Aldi and Target and an overview of the coupon policies and in- store rewards programs will be covered along with how to leverage newspapers, local mailers and the internet to find the best coupons.  Coupon printing sites and online manufactures promotions will be covered and the class will wrap up with a set of next steps on how to get started saving money.



Start: July 21, 2014 6:30 pm
End: July 21, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: Bartholomew County Library
536 Fifth Street, Columbus, IN, 47201, United States
Cost: Free

Live Broadcast: Acra Automotive in Greensburg


Live Broadcast from Acra Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram in Greensburg

1407 North Lincoln Street

Super Weekend at the Brickyard giveaway!

Chance to win Nationwide tickets and Brickyard tickets!

Live Broadcast: 6-7pm

Start: July 21, 2014 6:00 pm
End: July 21, 2014 7:00 pm
Venue: Acra CDJR in Greensburg
1407 North Lincoln St., Greensburg, IN, 47240, United States

Live Broadcast: Connected Community Partnership


Connected Community Partnership Recycling Electronics event

Donate anything with a cord!

Event: 11:00 am, Mill Race Park

Live Broadcast: 11 am-1 pm



Start: July 21, 2014 11:00 am
End: July 21, 2014 1:00 pm
Venue: Mill Race Park
Columbus, IN, 47201, United States

Columbus Youth Hockey & Bryan Ritz Memorial Scholarship Golf Tournament

Columbus Youth hockey & Bryan Ritz memorial Scholarship Fund was started in memory of Bryan Ritz, a former Columbus Icemen, who lost his life in an automobile accident. The intent is to give children who are economically disadvantaged the opportunity to become acquainted with hockey through the house league or continue to develop and play more competitive hockey in the travel team program. The Bryan Ritz Memorial scholarship Fund is administered by the Heritage Fund of Bartholomew County.


When: July 30, 2014

Where: Otter Creek Golf Course

Time: 1:00 shotgun start

Want to sign up? Want to donate a door prize, volunteer or looking for a team contact? Contact Brad Bennett at or Buck Ritz at 

Date: July 21, 2014
Venue: Otter Creek Golf Course
11522 E 50 N , Columbus, IN, 47203, United States

School Supply Assistance Registration

Do you have a child living in Bartholomew County who is in need of school supplies for the upcoming school year?The Bartholomew County School Supply Assistance Program is accepting registrations until July 19. Call United Way 2-1-1 simply by dialing 2-1-1 or 812-376-6666, Monday through Friday from 8:00 am until 5:00 pm. For Spanish calls, call SUCASA at 812-375-9370, Monday, Wednesday or Friday from  9:00 am until 4:00 pm or Tuesday and Thursday, from 11:00 am until 2:00 pm to register your child.

If you’d like to make a monetary donation check can be dropped off or mailed to Sans Souci, 1526 13th St  Columbus, IN 47201. Please write “School supplies” in the memo line of your check.

You can also donate online at

Date: July 21, 2014
Venue: San Souci
Phone: 812-314-2930
526 13th Street, Columbus, IN, 47201, United States

Indiana Military Veterans Hall of Fame Induction Nominations

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 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



CONTACT: Annette Roy Board Member, Public Relations 317-916-6268

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

Connect With Us: Website:

Date: July 21, 2014
Venue: Unnamed Venue
Columbus, IN, 47201, United States

July 19, 2014

Greenwood Concert Series

Tastes Like Chicken
Saturday, July 19, 7 p.m.
Greenwood Amphitheater
Tastes Like Chicken takes over the Greenwood Amphitheater for a two-hour show that will leave you hopping. These self-proclaimed FUN-AHOLICS mix a talented horn section with solid vocals to cover a wide array of popular music.

Click HERE for the full schedule!

Start: July 19, 2014 7:00 pm
End: July 19, 2014 9:00 pm
Venue: Greenwood Amphitheater
Phone: 317-881-4545
300 S Washington St., Greenwood, IN, 46143, United States
Cost: FREE

Mr. Hipster – Casey Cole

Casey Cole, Thunderbeard Records, will discuss how he started this project, bring in records and do a demo on how a record press works. 

Start: July 19, 2014 2:30 pm
End: July 19, 2014 3:30 pm
Venue: Bartholomew County Public Library
Columbus, IN, 47201, United States
Cost: Free

Saturday Sampler: Full Steam Ahead

Steam has helped move this nation forward and has played a major role in Bartholomew County’s history. Join us as we look at everything steam can do, from engines to toys and everything in between! We will even get to see steam in action! Our Saturday Samplers are monthly family friendly workshops catered towards small children.

Start: July 19, 2014 11:00 am
End: July 19, 2014 12:00 pm
Venue: Bartholomew County History Center
Phone: 812.372.3541
524 Third Street, Columbus, IN, 47201, United States
Cost: Free

Community Day at Southwest Fire Department

Community day at Southwest Fire Department is July 19th from 11am-7pm.

Come join us learn fire safety, ask questions, and enjoy the day.

The boy scouts will be serving food.

Start: July 19, 2014 11:00 am
End: July 19, 2014 7:00 pm
Venue: Southwest Volunteer Fire Department
Phone: (812) 342-9267
8500 Indiana 58, Columbus, IN, 47201, United States
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