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.
September 12, 2014
Centered on the artist-in-residence projects that Indianapolis-based collective We Are City has facilitated since 2012, [EXPORT] shares the group’s city engagement efforts with a new audience in Columbus.[EXPORT] is curated by Laura Holzman, Public Scholar of Curatorial Practices and Visual Art at IUPUI. It features work by Oliver Blank, Jace Clayton, William “Zoe” FitzGerald, James A. Reeves, Rocío Rodríguez Salceda, and Matthew Skjonsberg. [EXPORT] will be on display at the IU Center for Art + Design (IUCA+D) from Friday, September 5 through Wednesday, October 1. Gallery hours are from 1-5pm Tuesdays through Saturdays.
September 12, 2014 – September 13, 2014
Local collectors and the Historical Society, Architectural Archives, Yellow Trail Museum, Atterbury-Bakalar Museum, Genealogy Society, DAR, Fire Department and Cummins will display personal collections of local history memorabilia throughout the library and on the Plaza. Slide shows, gas engines, fire engines, racing history, hands-on children’s activities, music, more! Sponsored by the Bartholomew County Public Library and Historic Columbus Indiana. Sign up to win door prizes. Purchase pizza from Flatrock Flatbread Pizza.