Calendar of Events

November 24, 2014

Operation Christmas Child Shoebox Collection Week at First Christian Church Nov. 17-24

November 17-24

Operation Christmas Child Shoebox Collection Week

Any individual, church, school or organization can pack a shoebox with gifts and a $7.00 donation for boys and girls from around the world. Bless a needy child this Christmas season through Operation Christmas Child.

These gift-filled boxes should be delivered to the relay center at First Christian Church in Columbus (531 5th Street) Nov. 17-24.

Collection times are:

Mon. 11/17 12p-7p

Tues. 11/18 12p-7p

Wed. 11/19 12p-4p

Thurs. 11/20 9:30a-2p

Fri. 11/21 10a-7p

Sat. 11/22 9a-1p

Sun. 11/23 1p-3p

Mon. 11/24 9a-10:30a

Please call 379-4491 or visit FCCOC.org with any questions.

 

Date: November 24, 2014
Venue: First Christian Church
Phone: 812-379-4491
Address:
531 5th Street, Columbus, IN, 47201, United States
Cost: Free

Heritage Fund of Bartholomew County’s Grant A Wish 2014

This year, we have received a total of 126 wishes from 45 nonprofit organizations! Showing there is a great need in Bartholomew County for people to donate for people and/or animals in need. Our donation site is also live and accepting gifts right now! It can be fund by the public by simply accessing www.heritagefundbc.org. Along with that, there is also $15,000 worth of matching funds, provided generously with the help of local community partners MainSource Bank and Elwood Staffing.
Also, we would like to encourage donors to share their experience donating. By using #GiftBack when you post an update through Facebook, it will your friends know that you have donated to the Grant A Wish program this holiday season!

Date: November 24, 2014
Venue: Heritage Fund
Phone: 812-376-7772
Address:
538 Franklin Street, Columbus, IN, 47201, United States

Centra Foundation Holiday Giving Program

Support the Salvation Army Angel Tree or Toy Store. Centra Credit Union branches will be decorated with Angel Tree tags provided by the local Salvation Army(TSA). Branch employees will accept financial donations which will be given to TSA to purchase winter clothes and toys for children in need. Learn more atwww.centrafoundation.org

Date: November 24, 2014
Venue: Any Centra Credit Union Branch
Address:
Throughout South Central Indiana, IN, United States

November 23, 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.

Start: November 23, 2014 8:00 am
End: November 23, 2014 5:00 pm
Venue: Columbus Learning Center
Phone: 812-314-8591
Address:
4444 kelly street, columbus, IN, 47203, United States

Military Book Sale

In November all military related materials, fiction and non-fiction, are half-price in our on-going book sale are.

Start: November 23, 2014 8:00 am
End: November 23, 2014 5:00 pm
Venue: Bartholomew County Public Library
Address:
Columbus, IN, 47201, United States
Cost: Free

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: November 23, 2014
Venue: Bartholomew County Public Library
Address:
Columbus, IN, 47201, United States
Cost: Free

Operation Christmas Child Shoebox Collection Week at First Christian Church Nov. 17-24

November 17-24

Operation Christmas Child Shoebox Collection Week

Any individual, church, school or organization can pack a shoebox with gifts and a $7.00 donation for boys and girls from around the world. Bless a needy child this Christmas season through Operation Christmas Child.

These gift-filled boxes should be delivered to the relay center at First Christian Church in Columbus (531 5th Street) Nov. 17-24.

Collection times are:

Mon. 11/17 12p-7p

Tues. 11/18 12p-7p

Wed. 11/19 12p-4p

Thurs. 11/20 9:30a-2p

Fri. 11/21 10a-7p

Sat. 11/22 9a-1p

Sun. 11/23 1p-3p

Mon. 11/24 9a-10:30a

Please call 379-4491 or visit FCCOC.org with any questions.

 

Date: November 23, 2014
Venue: First Christian Church
Phone: 812-379-4491
Address:
531 5th Street, Columbus, IN, 47201, United States
Cost: Free

Centra Foundation Holiday Giving Program

Support the Salvation Army Angel Tree or Toy Store. Centra Credit Union branches will be decorated with Angel Tree tags provided by the local Salvation Army(TSA). Branch employees will accept financial donations which will be given to TSA to purchase winter clothes and toys for children in need. Learn more atwww.centrafoundation.org

Date: November 23, 2014
Venue: Any Centra Credit Union Branch
Address:
Throughout South Central Indiana, IN, United States

November 22, 2014

Saint Bartholomew Parish Men’s Ministry Choir Concert

The St. Bartholomew Parish Men’s Ministry Choir presents “Alleluia,” a concert which will lift your spirits and fill your hearts with joy. The selections of sacred and religious music range from meditative to praising; from exuberant to serene.  The concert is free; donations are welcome.

Prior to the concert, a free will offering meal will be served from 5:30 to 7:00 in the parish hall.  The meal is “Italian Delight:  A buffet featuring a variety of Italian dishes.”  Proceeds will help cover tuition for sponsored students in Haiti.

Start: November 22, 2014 7:00 pm
End: November 22, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: St. Bartholomew Church
Phone: 8123799353 ext 237
Address:
1306 27th Street, Columbus, IN, 47201, United States
Cost: Free

Spanish-American War of 1898

Donna Kuhlman will talk about Bartholomew County participants in the Spanish-American War of 1898.  Public invited to this session sponsored by the Bartholomew County Genealogical Society.

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Start: November 22, 2014 1:00 pm
End: November 22, 2014 2:30 pm
Venue: Bartholomew County Public Library
Phone: 812-379-1266
Address:
Columbus, IN, 47201, United States
Cost: Free
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