Looking Ahead - March 10, 2014
Monday, March 10, 2014 11:00 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 email@example.com.
The Good Body: Hanover College's V-Day Committee will present "The Good Body" by Eve Ensler from 7 to 8:30 p.m. March 14-15 with a suggested donation of $3. Profits will be donated to Turning Point Women's Shelter, with 10 percent going towards the V-Day organization.
School House Rock Live! Jr.: The Little Grand Theatre Company will present "School House Rock Live! Jr. March 14 at 7 p.m. and March 15 and 16 at 2:30 p.m. Tickets are $5 for children and $8 for adults.
4-H Dog Obedience Classes: Will start at 5:30 p.m. at the Jefferson County 4-H Fairgrounds. Any child in Jefferson County in third through twelfth grade is eligible to participate in the 4-H Dog Project. New members do not need to bring their dog to the first meeting, but should bring a certificate of vaccination and $5 for dues. Contact the Jefferson County Purdue Extension Office at (812) 265-8919 for registration. For more information about the project call (812) 528-5853.
Dollar-A-Day Boys: A musical tribute to the Civilian Conservation Corps will be held at 6 p.m. at the Carroll County Public Library. The CCC planted trees, fought forest fires, improved rivers and streams, built roads and bridges and constructed and improved many state and national parks. Bill Jamerson, a musician and storyteller, will share his stories and songs, which he learned first hand from former CCC members. Audience members are encouraged to bring their own pictures or memorabilia of the CCC to share. For more information call (502) 732-7020.
Carrollton City Council: Will meet on the second and fourth Monday of each month at 7 p.m. in council chambers at Carrollton City Hall.
Homeschooling Information: A Classical Conversations informational meeting will be held from 7 to 8:30 p.m. at the Jefferson County Public Library Madison Branch. Learn about the vision, mission and methods behind the Christian education program. For more information call (812) 273-4241.
Jefferson County Clearinghouse Planning Meeting: Will meet at 8 a.m. on the second Tuesday of the month at 215 E. Main St., Suite 1.
Carroll County Fiscal Court: Will meet at 9 a.m. on the second and fourth Tuesdays of each month in the Fiscal Court on the second floor of the Carroll County Courthouse.
B4K Club: Will meet at 11 a.m. Tuesdays at the Carroll County Public Library.
Carroll County Chamber Membership: Will meet at noon at the General Butler State Resort Park Lodge.
NARFE: Chapter 1677 of the National Association of Active and Retired Federal Employees will meet at noon at Ponderosa Steak House. All federal retirees, active federal employees, postal employees are welcome.
She Knows Where She's Going Luncheon: The 11th annual luncheon will be held from noon to 1 p.m. at The Livery Stable. Doors open at 11:15 a.m. The Girls Inc. event honors three strong, smart and bold women in the community. Tickets are $30 per person; $325 for full table; and $160 for a half table. Seating is limited. For more information call (812) 265-5863 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Waking Ned Devine: Will be shown at 7 p.m. at the Ohio Theatre as part of the month-long Irish celebrations in Madison.
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.
Celtic Symposion: Will be held at the Jefferson County Public Library Madison branch at 6 p.m. with light refreshments. A light-hearted, fun and educational evening of topics presented by experts in Celtic life and history will begin at 6:30 p.m.
Monsieur Verdoux: The Community Arts Series will screen "Monsieur Verdoux" at 7 p.m. in Fitzgibbon Recital Hall of the Lynn Center for Fine Arts at Hanover College. The 1947 comedy stars Charlie Chaplin, Mady Correll and Allison Roddan. Admission is $5 or free for those with a Hanover ID.
iPod: Jefferson County Industrial Development Corporation and Dream It Do It Champions of Jefferson County's EcO15 Industry Possibilities and Opportunities Day will be held from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Ivy Tech Community College. The sixth annual career awareness expo is open to all high school juniors. For more information call (812) 265-4769 or email email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Moving for Better Health: The free 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.
Music Makers: Will meet at 11 a.m. Thursdays at the Carroll County Public Library.
Jefferson County Genealogical Society: Will meet at 1 p.m. at the Jefferson County Historical Society.
JCPL Board Meeting: The library board will meet at 4 p.m. at the Jefferson County Public Library Madison branch. For more information call (812) 265-2744.
T.O.P.S.: Taking Off Pounds Sensibly will meet Thursdays at 5 p.m. at Faith Alliance Church. Weigh-in is at 4:30 p.m. For more information call (812) 265-4641 or (812) 265-5529.
Mark Nichols: The 1974 Hanover College graduate and author of "From Azaleas to Zydeco: My 4,600-Mile Journey through the South," will sign and read from his book from 5 to 7 p.m. at Village Lights Bookstore. His presentation will also include music from points along his travels.
Jefferson County Local Emergency Planning Committee: Will meet at 6 p.m. in the conference room of the terminal building at the Madison Municipal Airport on the second Thursday of each month. For more information call (812) 866-7241 or (812) 273-6000, or visit http://jeffersoncountyinlepc.org.
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.
Pilot Club: Will meet on the second Thursday of the month from 6 to 8:30 p.m. at the Madison Senior Center. For more information call (812) 273-0550.
Canaan Community Academy Board: Will meet from 7 to 8 p.m. on the second Thursday of the month at the school.
Milton City Commission: Will meet at 7 p.m. on the second Thursday of the month at Milton City Hall.
KYNECT: Get assistance with Kentucky health care sign-up from 9:30 a.m. to noon at the Carroll County Public Library. Open enrollment ends soon. No appointment necessary.
Knit and Crochet: Gather to knit and crochet or get help from others at 3:30 p.m. at the Carroll County Public Library.
Downtown St. Patrick's Party: Will be held in downtown Madison. Irish Road Bowling begins at 5 p.m. on a short, urban track through downtown alleys. Participants will roll cannonballs down Hentz Alley, beginning at West St. through to Jefferson St. There will also be a Leprechaun Contest at the Thomas Family Winery, 208 E. Second St. Stop in to show off and have a picture taken. Judges will choose a prize winner at the end of the evening.
Senior Dance: Will be held Friday by the Madison Parks Department at the Brown Gym featuring the music of Tommy Day & Cool Country. 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 Resurrection Lutheran Church, 1429 Clifty Drive, from 6 to 7:30 p.m. The group is spiritually-based and non-denominational. For more information call (502) 468-6316.
Skip Clevenger: The Madison Performing Arts Foundation will present a tribute to St. Patrick's Day with Skip Clevenger and his band's Irish and Celtic music at 7 p.m. at Madison Presbyterian Church, 202 Broadway.