Greensburg Daily News, Greensburg, IN

November 13, 2013

Events


Greensburg Daily News

---- — Local clubs, service groups, fraternal organizations and others are encouraged to send their Coming Events information to the Daily News at news@greensburgdailynews.com or Daily News, PO Box 106, Greensburg, IN 47240.

Nov. 14

11:30 a.m. - Decatur County Retired Teachers Association will meet at McCamment’s Cattlemens Inn. Members need to arrive in time to register and pay for their meal and pick up their beverage from the beverage bar.

6 p.m. - Relay for Life kickoff party at Greensburg City Hall. For more information, call Vicki Emberton at 593-1550.

6 to 8 p.m. - Pinterest party at library. Event is for ages 16 and up. Register at 663-2826 or www.greensburglibrary.org/events.

7:30 p.m. - Lois Chapter #147, Order of the Eastern Star, will hold its regularly scheduled meeting at the Masonic Lodge, 1100 East Central Avenue. All members are encouraged to attend.

Nov. 15

5:30 to 7:30 p.m. - North Decatur Elementary School PTO will be having its annual chicken noodle dinner and carnival. Dinner is served from 4:30 to 6:45 p.m. Carnival runs from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.

Dinner is $5 for adults and $3 for children. Tickets are available at the door. There will also be a bake sale and silent basket auction. Event is open to the public.

7 p.m. - Oldenburg Academy presents “ONCE UPON A MATTRESS” - a musical retelling of “The Princess and the Pea” in the OA auditorium. Advance tickets: 812-934-4440. Tickets: $7 adult; $5 8 and under. Remaining tickets sold at the door.

Nov. 16

10 a.m. - Girls on the Run 5K at Knights of Columbus Hall, Batesville. Registration from 8:45 to 9:45 a.m.

5 p.m. - Greensburg United Methodist Church will host a dinner and evening of music with Bill Rethlake at Grace Lutheran Manor. Information at 593-4196.

7 p.m. - Oldenburg Academy presents “ONCE UPON A MATTRESS” - a musical retelling of “The Princess and the Pea” in the OA auditorium. Advance tickets: 812-934-4440. Tickets: $7 adult; $5 8 and under. Remaining tickets sold at the door.

7:30 p.m. - Pirate basketball appreciation night at Greensburg Community High School gymnasium.

Nov. 18

1:30 p.m. - Veterans Appreciation program at Greensburg Community High School cafeteria. Desserts and beverages provided.

Nov. 19

6 p.m. - Greensburg Water Board meets at City Hall.

7 p.m. - Greensburg Board of Zoning Appeals meets at City Hall.

7:30 p.m. - Greensburg Plan Commission meets at City Hall.

Nov. 22

2 p.m. - Fall classic movie for adults at library. Movie is “You Can’t Take it With You” and includes popcorn and drinks.

Nov. 23

10 a.m. - 36th annual Tree City Run. Race day registration and packet pickup begins at 8:30 a.m. The race begins and ends at the Decatur County Family YMCA.

5:30 p.m. - International Suicide Survivors Day will be recognized at Greensburg City Hall.

Nov. 24

10 a.m. - 5 p.m. - The Milan Christmas Craft Fair at Milan High School, 609 Warpath Drive. No charge. There will be over 200 exhibitors, featuring Christmas decorations and handcrafted gifts.

Nov. 25

7 p.m. - Board of Aviation Commissioners meets at City Hall.

Nov. 27

6:30 p.m. - Greensburg TIF Board meets at City Hall.

Nov. 28

Thanksgiving Day

Nov. 29

Greensburg-Decatur County Public Library will be closed in celebration of the Thanksgiving holiday.

Dec. 2

5 p.m. - Greensburg Board of Works meets at City Hall.

7 p.m. - Greensburg City Council meets at City Hall.

Dec. 7

9 a.m. to 3 p.m. - WTRE Holiday Bazaar at Greensburg Elementary School.

Dec. 10

1 to 4 p.m. - Christmas Open House at Decatur County Historical Museum.

5 p.m. - Animal Control Board meets at City Hall.

Dec. 17

6 p.m. - Greensburg Water Board meets at City Hall.

7 p.m. - Greensburg Board of Zoning Appeals meets at City Hall.

7:30 p.m. - Greensburg Plan Commission meets at City Hall.

Dec. 18

6:30 p.m. - Greensburg TIF Board meets at City Hall.

Dec. 23

7 p.m. - Board of Aviation Commissioners meets at City Hall.

Monday

6:30 p.m.: Greensburg Lions Club every second and fourth Monday at the Decatur County REMC office. For membership, contact Ann Lindsay at 663-5393.

Tuesday

9 to 10 a.m.: Women’s Bible Study at the YMCA every week. All ladies of all ages are welcome. Info: 812-663-3531.

10 a.m.: Support group for widows and widowers meets every week at Westport Christian Church. Info: 812-591-3807.

10 -11:45 a.m.: Seniors Bible study and fellowship in the YMCA conference room every week. Info: Connie McCracken at 663-3531.

Noon: Human Services Board of Directors meets the fourth week of the month at 1585 Indianapolis Road, Columbus. Info: 812-372-8407.

4 p.m.: Take Off Pounds Sensibly (TOPS) weight loss support group meets every week at First Christian Church in Greensburg. Weigh-in is from 4 to 4:30 p.m. Meeting starts at 4:30 p.m. Info: 812-663-3763 or 812-663-5623.

6:15 p.m.: Greensburg Kiwanis Club meets at Cattlemen’s Inn the first and third Tuesdays of the month. Guests welcome.

6:15 p.m.: New Point Kiwanis meets in the New Point Community Center first and third weeks of the month.

6:30 p.m.: Greensburg Night Bloomers meet the third week of the month. Info: Emily Kuntz at 663-8605 or Sarah Nahmias at 663-2825

7 p.m.: Fibromyalgia Support Group meets the first week of the month at Arbor Grove Village in the Community Room. Info: 663-8553.

7 p.m.: Tree County Players meet the third week of the month at the TCP office.

7 p.m.: The Veterans of Foreign Wars Post and Auxiliary meetings are held on the second Tuesday of each month at 315 S. Ireland Street.

Wednesday

9:30 a.m.: Al-Anon meets in the First Presbyterian Church basement every week, 202 North Franklin Street. Use the Washington Street entrance.

Thursday

6:30 a.m.: The Optimist Club meets at Somethin’s Perkin every week.

6:30 p.m.: Westport Kiwanis meets at the Community Building every week.

6:15 p.m.: Lake Santee Kiwanis meets at the community building the first and third weeks of the month. Info: Sue Fortman at 812-593-3258.

The American Legion Auxiliary holds its meeting the third week of the month.

6:15 to 7:15 p.m.: Join Arbor Grove Village every fourth Tuesday each month for music, light desserts, beverages and fun during Family Night. All family and friends of residents and staff are welcome to come have a good time. Arbor Grove Village is located at 1021 East Central Avenue, Greensburg. It is one of 60 communities operated by American Senior Communities.

Friday

Bridge at the Greensburg Adult Center Friday afternoons each week and on the first and third Thursday of the month. Info: 663-2232 or 663-5564.

6:30 p.m. - Celebrate Recovery program meets in the Greensburg Wesleyan Family Life Center at 714 West Main Street.

Sunday

7:30 a.m.: Crown Pointe hosts a free weekly continental breakfast every week. RSVP at 662-8888.

Ongoing

The St. Paul Senior Luncheon Site offers Exercise with Mozart at 10 a.m. Monday through Friday. Lunch is served at 11:30 a.m. on a donation basis for those 60 years and older.

The Historical Society of Decatur County museum is open Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. and Sunday from 1 to 4 p.m. Admission to the museum is free and special tours can be scheduled by calling the office at 663-2764.

Join us for hot, well-balanced, nutritional meals at the Greensburg Adult Center at 11:30 a.m. Monday through Friday. If you are over 60 years old, cost is based on donations. Under 60 years of age is $4 per meal. Call 663-2232 for lunch reservations. Fun and friendship are shared daily.

Decatur County Human Services, Inc. administers the Child Care Voucher Program for Decatur County. This program provides services through licensed providers for parents seeking quality child care. Currently there is a very small waiting list. To apply for this program come to Human Services with your most recent pay stub or current school schedule. You will be asked to fill out an application and provide some general information. Our child care providers are licensed through the SIEOC. Anyone wanting to become a licensed provider may also contact Human Services at 1939 N. Carver Street Greensburg or call (812)663-8830.

If your child enjoys listening to stories, singing, dancing and making crafts, you should stop by the Children’s Room at the Greensburg Library to sign up for Story Time. It is open to children ages 3 to 6 years of age. Classes are available Monday and Thursday evenings and Tuesday and Wednesday mornings. You may call the library at 663-4455 for more information and to get registered.

Nutritional meals are served everyday at 11:30 a.m. Monday through Friday at the St. Paul Civic Center, 120 E. Washington St., St. Paul. If you are 60 years of age or older, join us for fun and fellowship. You may contact Trudy Lewis at 765-525-6306. The Civic Center is open from 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

The Family Food Pantry is accepting donations Monday to Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. You can help by calling 812-663-8830 or stopping by at 1939 North Carver Street, Greensburg.

All Hillenbrand doll plant retirees and spouses are invited to the Osgood Grub Company for lunch on the first Monday of every odd-numbered month. Meet, greet and eat at 11:30. All-you-can-eat buffet provided for $10.62, which includes tip.