Calendar of Events

December 16, 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.

 

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Date: December 16, 2014
Venue: Bartholomew County Public Library
Address:
Columbus, IN, 47201, United States
Cost: Free

Turning Point Giving Tree @ Shepherd Insurance

If you are searching for a great way to help others in need during the Holiday Season, please stop by Shepherd Insurance at 8th & Washington and look for our Christmas Giving Tree. Our tree will be decorated with gift ideas dedicated to helping families in need at the Turning Point Domestic Violence Shelter. If you prefer to call or email the Shepherd Insurance office for gift ideas we can be reached at 812-379-1360 or at tcover@shepherdins.com. Thanks in advance for your support of this great organization.

Date: December 16, 2014
Venue: Shepherd Insurance
Address:
333 8th St, Columbus, IN, 47201, United States

December 15, 2014

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 15, 2014 6:00 pm
End: December 15, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: Bartholomew County Public Library
Phone: 812-379-1266
Address:
Columbus, IN, 47201, United States
Cost: Free

Preschool Enrollment

Free preschool for income-eligible families of children ages 3-5.  Head Start of Bartholomew County and Edinburgh is currently enrolling children for the 2014-2015 school year.  Classes are 4 hours a day, 4 days a week.  Bus transportation may be available in your area.

Start: December 15, 2014 8:00 am
End: December 15, 2014 5:00 pm
Venue: Human Services Inc.
Phone: 812-372-8407
Address:
4355 E. 600 N., 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: December 15, 2014
Venue: Bartholomew County Public Library
Address:
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: December 15, 2014
Venue: Heritage Fund
Phone: 812-376-7772
Address:
538 Franklin Street, Columbus, IN, 47201, United States

Turning Point Giving Tree @ Shepherd Insurance

If you are searching for a great way to help others in need during the Holiday Season, please stop by Shepherd Insurance at 8th & Washington and look for our Christmas Giving Tree. Our tree will be decorated with gift ideas dedicated to helping families in need at the Turning Point Domestic Violence Shelter. If you prefer to call or email the Shepherd Insurance office for gift ideas we can be reached at 812-379-1360 or at tcover@shepherdins.com. Thanks in advance for your support of this great organization.

Date: December 15, 2014
Venue: Shepherd Insurance
Address:
333 8th St, Columbus, IN, 47201, United States

December 14, 2014

Brock Greiwe Fundraiser

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Tickets are $5 for adults, $1 for students and kids 4 and under are free. Tickets may be purchased at Tom Pickett’s, Ahlemeyer Farms Bakery, Downtown Dairy Queen, and Karma beginning 12/8. Students can purchase their tickets in the East and North cafeterias during lunch.

Start: December 14, 2014 5:00 pm
End: December 14, 2014 7:00 pm
Venue: Central Middle School
Address:
725 7th Street, Columbus, IN, 47201, United States

150 Years of Christmas

2014 marks the Inn at Irwin Gardens’ 150th anniversary! Step back in time to celebrate 150 years of Christmas traditions from the Civil War, the golden Victorian Age, the Roaring 20′s and WWII complete with period decorations and delightful interactive presentations and activities by interpreters in costume. Children will even encounter Santa and have the opportunity to give him their Christmas wishes!

This event is a guided tour of the first floor of the house departing every 15 minutes and will last about an hour. Hot chocolate, cider and mulled wine will be available for purchase. This event is appropriate for anyone over the age of 5 years.

Cost is $5 per person. Tickets will be available at the door, but advance reservations are recommended. Call 812-376-3663 for more information or to reserve your spot.

 

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Start: December 14, 2014 2:00 pm
End: December 14, 2014 5:00 pm
Venue: Inn at Irwin Gardens
Phone: 812-376-3663
Address:
608 Fifth Street, Columbus, IN, 47201, United States
Cost: $5

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: December 14, 2014 8:00 am
End: December 14, 2014 5:00 pm
Venue: Columbus Learning Center
Phone: 812-314-8591
Address:
4444 kelly street, columbus, IN, 47203, United States
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