Upcoming Events

August 11, 2014

Homelessness in Columbus

As part of her senior project at Columbus East Maggie Frazier will present facts and information on the state of the homeless in Columbus and cover what people can do to help with situation.

Start: August 11, 2014 7:00 pm
End: August 11, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: Bartholomew County Public Library
Phone: 812-379-1266
Address:
Columbus, IN, 47201, United States
Cost: Free

August 12, 2014

Reverse Mortgages

Have you heard about reverse mortgages, but aren’t quite sure if they’re legitimate or a scam?  Were you wondering if one is right for you or someone you know?  Reverse Mortgages can be a useful financial tool for older homeowners, but they’re not for everyone.  Lisa Piercefield a certified Reverse Mortgage Counselor from Apprisen will provide a basic overview of Reverse Mortgage and alternatives.

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Start: August 12, 2014 6:30 pm
End: August 12, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: Bartholomew County Public Library
Phone: 812-379-1266
Address:
Columbus, IN, 47201, United States
Cost: Free

August 13, 2014

Alzheimer’s: Communications and Behaviors

This session is designed to explore the nature of behavioral changes in the middle stages of Alzheimer’s disease. It will include strategies to address difficult behaviors and explore how communication with a person with Alzheimer’s changes with disease progression.  Strategies for more effective communication throughout the course of the disease will be given.  Presented by the Alzheimer’s Association of Greater Indiana.

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Start: August 13, 2014 12:00 pm
End: August 13, 2014 1:30 pm
Venue: Bartholomew County Public Library
Phone: 812-379-1266
Address:
Columbus, IN, 47201, United States
Cost: Free

Pregnancy and Infant Loss Support Group

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.

Start: August 13, 2014 6:00 pm
End: August 13, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: St. Peter's Lutheran Church
Phone: 8123721571
Address:
719 Fifth Street, Columbus, IN, 47201, United States

August 14, 2014

Dairy Queen Miracle Treat Day

Thursday, August 14 is DQ® Miracle Treat Day
Blizzard® Treat sales to benefit local kids in need
 
Chips Ahoy!® and Oreo® will be among the Blizzard® Treats served at participating DQ®and DQ Grill & Chill® locations nationwide on Miracle Treat Day to benefit local Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals. During the ninth annual Miracle Treat Day on Thursday, August 14th, one dollar or more from every Blizzard Treat sold at participating locations will be donated to Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals, a charity that raises funds for 170 children’s hospitals across the United States and Canada. For more information, visit MiracleTreatDay.com.
Date: August 14, 2014
Venue: Dairy Queens
Address:
IN, United States

Nicole Pence

Columbus native Nicole Pence will chat about her job as anchor of Fox59 NewsPoint at 11.  The show premiered on June 30.  Learn about some of the ins and outs of a newsroom from Nicole.  Note – if a story breaks that morning Nicole will not make it down to Columbus for this program.  Pence was nominated for an Emmy award for her work as a broadcast anchor in April of 2014.  Before coming to FOX59, Pence solo anchored Indianapolis’ number-one rated weekend morning program, Weekend Sunrise on WTHR.  In her spare time, Pence loves to travel. She lived with a family in Segovia, Spain, studied cooking in Italy, climbed the Great Wall in Beijing, China, crawled through the Pyramids in Cairo, Egypt, and tangoed in Argentina.  She is involved with several Central Indiana organizations, including Make-A-Wish, Pacers Cares, and the DePauw University Alumni Association.

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Start: August 14, 2014 11:30 am
End: August 14, 2014 12:30 pm
Venue: Bartholomew County Public Library
Phone: 812-379-1266
Address:
Columbus, IN, 47201, United States
Cost: Free

Bartholomew County Writers Group

Meet with other writers in the county, share ideas and learn.

Start: August 14, 2014 6:00 pm
End: August 14, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: Bartholomew County Public Library
Phone: 812-379-1266
Address:
Columbus, IN, 47201, United States
Cost: Free

Hoosier Harvest

Home food preservation class series will cover a broad range of topics within a hands-on learning environment. Participants are encouraged to register early since space is limited. Additional registration information can be found at https://extension.purdue.edu/Bartholomew/Pages/article.aspx?intItemID=5295#.U6wujxBtxps. One may attend the full series of 5 classes or select particular classes of interest. For more information call Purdue Extension – Bartholomew County, (812) 379-1665.

Start: August 14, 2014 6:00 pm
End: August 14, 2014 9:00 pm
Venue: Columbus East High School
Address:
IN, United States
Cost: $10/class or $45 for all 5 classes

Fresh From the Garden

Join us on the Plaza as 240sweet Artisan Foodworks’ Chef Alexa demonstrates how to use your garden produce to create tomato, pesto, and fried goat cheese salad; pickled veggies; Thai spring rolls and fruit shrubs.  Samples all around!  Bring your own chair.  Sponsored by the Bartholomew County Library Associates.  Rain location, Red Room.

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Start: August 14, 2014 6:30 pm
End: August 14, 2014 7:30 pm
Venue: Bartholomew County Public Library
Address:
Columbus, IN, 47201, United States
Cost: Free

August 15, 2014

Live Broadcast: McDonalds in Franklin (I-65 Exit 90)

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KORN Country Morning Show on the Road

Live Broadcast from McDonald’s in Franklin 
I-65, Exit 90

Sponsored by Shelby Materials 

5:30-9am

Start: August 15, 2014 5:30 am
End: August 15, 2014 9:00 am
Venue: McDonalds
Address:
2080 E King St, Franklin, IN, 46131, United States
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