House of Hope Food Pantry

100 East Second Street, Madison

Tuesdays — 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Fridays — 9 a.m. to 11 a.m.

A food giveaway and distribution at the Jefferson County House of Hope Food Pantry in downtown Madison. Please arrive at the pantry 15 minutes prior to closing to be served.

Salvation Army Food Bank

Mondays, Wednesdays & Fridays

Noon to 1 p.m.

331 East Main St, Madison

A food giveaway at the red door on east side of building. Bring your own bags. For more information, call 812-265-2157.

Jesus Clothes Closet

Trinity Methodist Church, Madison

Mondays — 9 a.m. to 11 a.m.

Jesus Clothes Closet at Trinity Methodist Church, 412 W. Main St., has clothing to distribute for those in need on Mondays from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. For

North Madison Christian Church

Food Giveaway

Saturday, Oct. 30 — 8-10 a.m.

A food giveaway at the church, located at 1400 East State Road 62 on Madison’s hilltop. Facemasks required. For more information, call 812-273-1601


Film Presentation

at Hanover Baptist Church

Sunday, Oct. 24 — 6 p.m.

The movie “Nothing But The Truth” will be show at the church, 151 W Main Street. For more information call 812-866-3073 of visit


Little Red and the Hoods

at Shawe Memorial High School, Madison

Oct. 29-30 — 7 p.m.

The production, run time less than an hour, is a remake of the classic Little Red Riding Hood tale produced by the Shawe Theatre Department and suitable for the whole family with audience participation. Tickets sold at the door. Cost is $10 for adults and $5 for students of any school and under age 5 free.


American Red Cross

Blood donation opportunities

Jefferson County Public Library

420 West Main Street Madison

Thursday, Oct 21 — noon to 5 p.m.

North American Stainless

6870 US 42 East, Ghent, Kentucky

Thursday, Oct. 28 — 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

The Red Cross urges healthy individuals, especially those with Type O blood, to give blood to ensure hospitals can meet patient needs. Schedule a donation appointment for blood or platlets by downloading the Red Cross Blood Donor App, visiting, cal


Nature Center Open House

Thursday, Oct. 21 — 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Celebrate the 40th anniversary of the Nature Center’s opening at the Nature Center Open House. There will be light refreshments, live reptiles and amphibians, backyard bird watching and more.

Halloween at Clifty Park

Friday, Oct. 29

Halloween Crafts

6 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Come to the Clifty Park Campground Amphitheater to make some fun Halloween crafts to decorate your campsite with. A $1 donation per person to help cover cost of supplies.

Saturday, Oct. 30

Campsite Decorating Contest

all day

Decorate your campsite for Halloween.

Fire Department Chili Cookoff

11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Come to Clifty Shelter and taste chili cooked by local fire departments and vote for your favorite. Food tickets are $1 each and chili costs 1 ticket per cup or 3 tickets per bowl with proceeds to benefit the park and the fire departments.Pumpkin Painting

2 p.m. to 3 p.m.

Come to Clifty Shelter and paint a pumpkin to set out at your campsite. Cost is $1 per pumpkin or can bring your own.Costume Contest

4 p.m.

Wear your costume and come to the Campground Amphitheater with costumes judged by age groups and winners announced immediately following the contest. There’s even a contest for pets.Trick-or-Treat

6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Go trick-or-treating in the campground. Campground roads will be closed for everyone’s safety during this time.Jack O’ Lantern Walk

8 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Come to Clifty Shelter for an easy walk along a paved trail lighted by Jack O’ Lanterns. Staff will be stationed along the way to share fun facts about some creepy critters.