Looking Ahead - January 27, 2014
Monday, January 27, 2014 10:00 AM
Looking Ahead items must be in writing and hand-carried, mailed, faxed or e-mailed to The Madison Courier at least two weeks before the date of the activity, meeting or event. The Madison Courier is at 310 West St., Madison, IN 47250. Office hours are 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. The fax number is (812) 273-6903 or e-mail us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
TASC Testing: Formerly GED, will be held Jan. 27 and Jan. 29 at Madison Consolidated High School. Pre-registration is required. For more information or to register call (812) 265-6672.
A.D.E.P.T. Level I: Will meet from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Feb. 7 and from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Feb. 8 at the Salvation Army, 331 E. Main St. For more information about the alcohol/drug education/prevention/pretreatment program call (812) 498-6880 or (812) 265-9059.
A.D.E.P.T. Level II: Will meet from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Feb. 3-7 and Feb. 8 from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Salvation Army, 331 E. Main St. For more information about the alcohol/drug education/prevention/pretreatment program call (812) 498-6880 or (812) 265-9059.
Harvest: Will be performed Feb. 13-16 at 7:30 p.m. in Hanover College's Parker Auditorium. The sci-fi drama unfolds in a near-future world where the rich buy the rights to the bodies of the poor. The performance has mature themes and actions. Tickets are $12 for adults, $10 for seniors and $5 for students high school and younger. For more information visit www.hanover.edu/arts.
Murdered to Death: Madison Community Players will stage Peter Gordon's "Murdered to Death" as dinner theater at the Livery Stable. Performances will be at 6 p.m. Feb. 14 and Feb. 15 and at 2:30 p.m. Feb. 16. Tickets are $30. For more information or reservations call (812) 493-3357.
Dead Serious About Life: For more than 24 years 'Mispachah' a non-profit group based out of Ohio, has been performing this musical in high schools, churches and youth conventions. It deals with issues like suicide, drug addiction, sex, bullying, cutting, alcohol abuse, self-esteem and teen pregnancy. The play was postponed to Feb. 22 at 2 p.m. and Feb. 23 at 3 p.m. It will be held in the cafeteria of Switzerland County High School. Tickets are $8 in advance and can be ordered at (800) 459-7268. Both shows are expected to sell out, but remaining tickets may be available for $9 at the door. For more information call (812) 427-2311.
Computer Help: The Carroll County Public Library offers walk-in computer help and tutoring Monday, Tuesday and Thursday from 2 to 4 p.m. Call (502) 732-7020 and ask for Sheila or email email@example.com to set up an appointment.
GED Help: Will be offered at 4 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays at the Carroll County Public Library.
Homework Help: Will be offered at 5 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays at the Carroll County Public Library.
ESL Class: Will meet at 6 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays at the Carroll County Public Library.
Walk Away the Pounds: Daily at 9 a.m. at the Carroll County Public Library.
Zumba: Will meet at 5:15 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays at the Carroll County Public Library.
Fourth Monday Book Group: Will meet at noon at the Carroll County Public Library to discuss "Wild" by Cheryl Strayed.
Court Street Cinemas: Will show "Captain Phillips" at 6 p.m. at the Carroll County Public Library. The film is rated PG13.
Jefferson County Board of Health: Will meet at 6 p.m. in the board room of the Jefferson County Health Department, 715 Green Road.
Lexington Historical Society: Will meet at 7 p.m. at the Lexington Christian Church. Members due of $10 may be paid at the meeting. The speaker will be Jennifer Beckman, a bee keeper near Lexington. The location is wheelchair accessible.
911 Communications Administrative Board of Jefferson County: Will meet on the fourth Tuesday of each month at 4:15 p.m. at Madison City Hall. Accommodations are available by calling (812) 273-3313 at least 48 hours prior to the meeting.
CAFFE: Carrollton Area Families for Education will meet at 1 p.m. Wednesdays at the Carroll County Public Library.
Lego Mania: Will be held starting at 3:30 p.m. at the Carroll County Public Library.
The Necessities of Life: The Community Arts Series will screen "The Necessities of Life" at 7 p.m. in Fitzgibbon Recital Hall of the Lynn Center for Fine Arts at Hanover College. The 2008 drama stars Natar Ungalaaq and Eveline Gelinas. The 102-minute film was the winner of 14 international film awards. Admission is $5 or free for those with a Hanover ID.
Moving for Better Health: The free senior exercise class will meet from 9 to 10 a.m. Thursdays at the Lide White Boys and Girls Club/Family and Community Center. For more information call (812) 273-1072.
Stress Managament: WorkOne Madison, 620 Green Road, will offer a stress management workshop at 9 a.m. Walk-ins are welcome. For more information or to register call (812) 265-3734.
Support Group: Will meet every Thursday at Resurrection Lutheran Church, 1429 Clifty Drive, from 6 to 7:30 p.m. The free spiritually-based group supports those struggling with depression, fear, anxiety, suicidal thoughts and grief. For more information call (502) 468-6316.
Knit and Crochet: Gather to knit and crochet or get help from others at 3:30 p.m. at the Carroll County Public Library.
Senior Dance: Will be held Friday by the Madison Parks Department at the Brown Gym featuring the music of Repeat Offenders. The doors open at 5 p.m. Music begins at 6 p.m. Admission is $3.50 per person.
No More Cutting: A support group for girls from junior high to college who struggle with depression, fear, anxiety and suicidal thoughts will meet every Friday at the Eggleston Community Building, 419 East St., from 6 to 7:30 p.m. The group is spiritually-based and non-denominational. For more information call (502) 468-6316.
Carroll County Legislative Forum: Will be held with Kentucky Senator Paul Hornback at 9 a.m. at the Carroll County Courthouse. The forum was postponed from Jan. 25.
Moving for Better Health: The free senior exercise class will meet from 9 to 10 a.m. Mondays at the Brown Gym. For more information call (812) 273-1072.
KDH Retirees: The retired employees of King's Daughters' Hospital will be meet at 11:30 a.m. at Ponderosa.
Jefferson County Soil and Water Conservation District 65th Annual Meeting: Will be held at 6 p.m. at The Pines Restaurant. The doors open to 5:30 p.m. The program will feature Ohio farmer and comedian Jay Hendren. Tickets are $10. In case of snow the event will be rescheduled for Feb. 10. For more information or to R.S.V.P. call (812) 265-7609.
Freethinkers Coffee and Conversation: Will meet at 7 p.m. on the first and third Mondays of the month at Mumbles.