July 26, 2014
Illustrator Andy Miller has worked with Nickelodeon and other big name companies. He will talk about his creative process and bring in some examples of his work.
July 26, 2014 – July 27, 2014
Biggest Block Party Ever is an annual fundraiser for the Columbus Area Arts Council. Held on the last Saturday of July, the block party includes three music stages and 11 bands performing throughout the evening. The entertainment line-up includes local and regional acts playing a range of musical styles from rock and country to blues and soul.
This community event attracts nearly 3,500 people of all ages to the streets of downtown Columbus in the heart of the Columbus Arts District. Downtown restaurants prepare special block party food and set up shop on the sidewalks. Beer, wine, and non-alcoholic drinks are available along 4th Street. Children can enjoy the Hilliard Lyons Kids Zone with special activities.
PARROTS OF THE CARIBBEAN
Saturday, July 26, 7 p.m.
Join the No. 1 Jimmy Buffet tribute act as they turn the Greenwood Amphitheater into an island paradise. Bring your cheeseburgers and beach balls because it’s 5 o’clock somewhere. This is one show you don’t want to miss.
Click HERE for the full schedule!
July 27, 2014
July 28, 2014
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 email@example.com or Buck Ritz at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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 imvhof.com. 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
IMVHOF FACT SHEET
CONTACT: Annette Roy Board Member, Public Relations 317-916-6268 email@example.com
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 imvhof.com
Connect With Us: Website: www.imvhof.com
On July 20, 1969, Neil Armstrong stepped down the ladder of the lunar module ‘Eagle’ and uttered the immortal words “One small step for man, one giant leap for mankind”. That day marked one of the greatest achievements in the history of human civilization.
This presentation will relive those moments and discuss the behind‐the‐scenes events that made this monumental achievement possible. Presenters Greg McCauley and Dave Hudson worked as NASA contractors at the Manned Spacecraft Center in Houston in the Mission Planning and Analysis Division for the lunar missions of Apollo 15 and 16, and were members of the Lunar Launch Team for Apollo 17.
July 30, 2014
Canary Creek Cinemas Summer Movie Camp is held at Canary Creek Cinemas in Franklin. The Summer Movie Camp runs every Wednesday morning for 10 weeks. The 2014 series will begin on Wednesday, May 28th and conclude on Wednesday, July 30th . Doors open at 9:15am, movie starts at 10am. This is a free event open to all ages in our community. We will have many popular G & PG rated titles for the family friendly free shows. The Summer Movie Camphas been offered for the past twelve years at Canary Creek Cinemas.
This program is designed to help you understand the difference between normal age-related memory changes and more serious memory problems that should be evaluated by a medical professional. Other topics covered include the common causes of memory loss, risk factors, and the importance of accurate diagnosis. Videos of physicians, individuals with Alzheimer’s disease, and caregivers are incorporated into the program. Presented by the Alzheimer’s Association of Greater Indiana.