Looking Ahead - March 17, 2014
Monday, March 17, 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.
Zastrozzi - The Master of Discipline: Will be performed March 20-23 at 7:30 p.m. in Hanover College's Parker Auditorium. The fantasy-thriller, inspired by a Gothic novel from Percy Bysshe Shelley, depicts the struggle between good and evil in the lives of a master criminal and a religious visionary. The production contains mature themes and violence. Tickets are $12 for adults, $10 for seniors and $5 for students high school and younger. For more information visit www.hanover.edu/arts.
Jefferson County House of Hope: Will provide free food and supplies to residents of Jefferson County who are in need. A household may visit once every 30 days. Guests will be served from 5 to 8 p.m. Tuesdays and from 9 a.m. to noon Fridays. The clearinghouse is located at 100 E. Second St. The entrance is located off First St., at the rear of the building.
Celebrate Recovery: A 12-step, Christ-centered, recovery program for hurts, habits and hang-ups, from addictions to depression, will meet at 4 p.m. Sundays at Faith Covenant Church, 217 E. Third St.; and at 6:30 p.m. Tuesdays at St. John's United Church of Christ, 406 East St. For more information call (812) 801-6008. (812) 599-4163 or (812) 701-9712.
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.
Relay for Life of Jefferson County Team Meeting: Will be held at 5:30 p.m. at Ivy Tech Community College. For more information call (812) 701-2883.
Court Street Cinemas: Will screen 12 Years a Slave at 6 p.m. at the Carroll County Public Library. The film is rated R.
Freethinkers Coffee and Conversation: Will meet at 7 p.m. on the first and third Mondays of the month at Mumbles.
B4K Club: Will meet at 11 a.m. Tuesdays at the Carroll County Public Library.
Quilting Artist Rebekka Seigel: Trimble County Public Library will host quilting artist Rebekka Seigel teaching two classes for students in elementary and middle school. Classes are free. The first class will run from 4:30 to 6 p.m., followed by the second class from 6:30 to 8 p.m. The classes are part of the library's celebration of National Youth Art Month. Space will be limited. Parents are encouraged to register their children in advance at the library or by calling (502) 255-7362.
Family Game Night: Will be held at the Salvation Army. Dinner will be provided. All children must be accompanied by an adult. The event begins at 5:30 p.m. with food, games and door prizes.
MCS eLearning Parent Technology Workshop: Will be held from 5:30 to 8 p.m. at the high school. It is open to all parents and will feature guest speaker Kevin Honeycutt with sessions about online security, cyber bullying prevention, digital identity, personal branding with social media, and digital leadership. Admission is free and a pizza dinner will be provided. Childcare will be available for children ages 3 to 12-years-old. For more informatoin or to register for the conference visit http://mbcurl.me/G3DC.
The Doctor and the Dietician: King's Daughters' Hospital will host a free community education program the connection between good nutrition and good health at 6 p.m. in Oak Room 1 of the hospital's conference center. Dr. Amy Gifaldi and registered dietician Amanda Corbin will discuss healthy eating habits and healthy coking strategies while demonstrating a few recipes. To register for the program call (812) 801-0606.
Bowl For Kids' Sake Kickoff: Will be held from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Jefferson County Big Brothers/Big Sisters Office, 411 W. Main St. Team captains can pick up packets for team members. Anyone interested in participating in Bowl for Kids Sake or being a "Big." For more information call (812) 273-0797 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
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.
Trimble County Board of Education: Will meet at 6 p.m. at the Trimble County Schools Central Office.
Ukulele Jam: Will be held at 6 p.m. at the Jefferson County Public Library Madison branch. The event is open to all ages. For more information call (812) 265-2744.
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.
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.
Renewing Cleanse: Start spring cleaning with a renewing cleanse with certified holistic health coach Cherie Rike at 6 p.m. at the Jefferson County Public Library Madison branch. For more information call (812) 265-2744.
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.
CCPL Board Meeting: The Carroll County Public Library Board will meet at noon.
DIY Mouse Pad: Create your own mouse pad using a choice of fun prints at 3:30 p.m. at the Carroll County Public Library. To sign up for the free program call (502) 732-7020.
Freethinkers Book Club: Will meet at 6 p.m. on the third Friday of the month at Village Lights Bookstore.
RiverRoots Kickoff Fundraiser: Will begin at 6 p.m. at The Old Feed Mill, 301 W. Second St. The event will include five live bands, a cash bar and merchandise from musicians and the festival. Admission is $10. Members and sponsors will be admitted free.
Senior Dance: Will be held Friday by the Madison Parks Department at the Brown Gym featuring the music of Gary Hewitt and the Honky Tonk Band. 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.
Hanover College Jazz Band: Will be in concert at 10:30 a.m. in the J. Graham Brown Campus Center.
Youth Art Month Reception: Trimble County Public Library will host a special reception at 11 a.m. as the culmination of its National Youth Art Month festivities. Rebekka Seigel will exhibit some of her quilts along with the art children created in her classes. Art created at the Senior Social and Teen Art Night will also be on display. The display will be open until 1 p.m.
Fossils Rock: Families can learn about fossils and even collect specimens at a special Clifty Falls State Park event. The program starts at 1 p.m. in the nature center and begins with an hour-long session on common fossil types in the area. At 2 p.m., participants will carpool to a site near Madison to collect fossils. The program is open to individuals age 5 and older. Registration is $2. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Advanced registration is required by calling (812) 273-0609.
Court Street Cinemas: Will screen the Hunger Games - Catching Fire staring Jennifer Lawrence at 2 p.m. at the Carroll County Public Library. The film is rated PG13.
Hanover College Choral Concert: Will be held at 2 p.m. in the Lynn Center for Fine Arts.