August 11, 2014
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.
August 12, 2014
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.
August 13, 2014
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.
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.
August 14, 2014
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.
Meet with other writers in the county, share ideas and learn.
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.
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.