Greensburg Daily News, Greensburg, IN

June 10, 2014

Decatur County Events Calendar


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.

June 10

10 a.m. to noon – Decatur County Youth Running Club running clinic for interested Decatur County students in grades two through eight. Early registration can be done at the elementary or junior high schools for $15, registration at the event is $20.

10 a.m. – Grossology! For grades one through five at Westport branch of Public Library.

1 p.m. – Maker Space- painting for grades one through five at Greensburg-Decatur County Public Library.

June 11

10 a.m. to noon – Decatur County Youth Running Club running clinic for interested Decatur County students in grades two through eight. Early registration can be done at the elementary or junior high schools for $15, registration at the event is $20.

10 a.m. – Grossology! For grades one through five at Greensburg-Decatur County Public Library.

2 p.m. – Mad About Science family program at Greensburg-Decatur County Public Library.

June 12

10 a.m. to noon – Decatur County Youth Running Club running clinic for interested Decatur County students in grades two through eight. Early registration can be done at the elementary or junior high schools for $15, registration at the event is $20.

All Day – Make and take crafts (paper volcano) in Children’s Room at Greensburg-Decatur County Public Library while supplies last.

10 a.m. – Let’s Get Messy! Sensory Program for 18 to 35 months at Greensburg-Decatur County Public Library.

1 p.m. – Spark Your Imagination! Teen movie at Greensburg-Decatur County Public Library for grades six through 12.

June 13

10 a.m. to noon – Decatur County Youth Running Club running clinic for interested Decatur County students in grades two through eight. Early registration can be done at the elementary or junior high schools for $15, registration at the event is $20.

4:30 – 6:40 p.m. – Freewill donation dinner at Westport Baptist Church Outreach Center.

7 p.m. – Gold City gospel group concert at Westport Baptist Church.

Dusk – Second Friday: Movie on the Lawn – Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone.

June 14

Flag Day

7 to 10 a.m. – All you can eat breakfast at Greensburg Masonic Lodge, located on East Central Avenue. The meal is open to the public. Call 812-663-2929 for more information.

8 a.m. – Westport Covered Bridge Festival. Breakfast at 8 a.m., parade at 10 a.m. Dog show begins at 2 p.m.

8:30 a.m. – Big Brothers “Color Run for Fun” at Rebekah Park begins with the timed 5K (no color). The 5K Color Blast begins at 9 a.m. More information at 663-7556 or by going to the Big Brothers-Big Sisters of Decatur County Facebook page.

4 to 7 p.m. – Wine on Wheels at Arbor Grove Village. Event benefits Meals on Wheels. For information, contact 812-593-5819.

6 p.m. – New Salem High School Alumni Banquet. $20 for dues and dinner, $10 for spouses and guests. Please send reservations to Marcia Carney Snyder at 1287 S. State Road 3, Rushville. Call 765-932-2350 for more information.

June 15

Father’s Day

June 16

9 to 11:30 a.m. – St. Mary’s Parish Vacation Bible School

2 p.m. – Lava Lamps and Bouncy Balls for grades six through 12 at Greensburg-Decatur County Public Library.

June 17

9 to 11:30 a.m. – St. Mary’s Parish Vacation Bible School

10 a.m. – Do Play with your Food! For grades one through five at Greensburg-Decatur County Public Library.

10 a.m. - National Active and Retired Federal Employees (NARFE) meets at Ponderosa in Greensburg.

1 p.m. – Maker Space- Legos at the library for all ages at Greensburg-Decatur County Public Library.

1 p.m. – Spark your Gaming Skills! Program for grades six through 12 at Greensburg-Decatur County Public Library.

June 18

9 to 11:30 a.m. – St. Mary’s Parish Vacation Bible School

10 a.m. – Do Play with your Food! For grades one through five at Greensburg-Decatur County Public Library.

10 a.m. to 8 p.m. – Our Hospice of Decatur/Shelby Annual Golf Tournament at Greensburg Country Club. Entry fee is $75 per person or $300 for a four person team. Fees include entry, sack lunch and dinner. Contact Patsy Kilgore at 812-662-6375 for more information.

2 p.m. – Life-sized Sorry! Game for grades three through 12 10 a.m. – Do Play with your Food! For grades one through five at Greensburg-Decatur County Public Library.

June 19

9 to 11:30 a.m. – St. Mary’s Parish Vacation Bible School

All Day – Make and take crafts (marshmallow robot) in Children’s Room at Greensburg-Decatur County Public Library while supplies last.

10 a.m. – Lava Lamps and Bubbles Tween Program at Greensburg-Decatur County Public Library.

1 p.m. – Spark your Science! Messy science day for grades six through 12.

3:30 p.m. - Board of Trustees of Lake Santee Regional Waste and Water District regular meeting in the Lake Santee Community Room.

7 p.m. – Tree County Players present The Wizard of Oz at the Greensburg Junior High School auditorium.

June 20

9 to 11:30 a.m. – St. Mary’s Parish Vacation Bible School

Greensburg Baseball Summer Swing Tournament at Decatur County Youth Sports Complex. Info at 812-560-9086. Modified high school rules. Sanctioned umpires. For complete rules and information, email Larry Ricketts at gyblball@gmail.com.

1 p.m. – Family Movie at Greensburg-Decatur County Public Library.

1 p.m. – Spark your Art! Big messy day for grades six through 12 at Greensburg-Decatur County Public Library.

7 p.m. – Tree County Players present The Wizard of Oz at the Greensburg Junior High School auditorium.

June 21

First day of summer

Greensburg Baseball Summer Swing Tournament at Decatur County Youth Sports Complex. Info at 812-560-9086. Modified high school rules are followed; sanctioned umpires used. For complete rules and information, email Larry Ricketts at gyblball@gmail.com.

2 p.m. – Tree County Players present The Wizard of Oz at the Greensburg Junior High School auditorium.

June 22

Greensburg Baseball Summer Swing Tournament at Decatur County Youth Sports Complex. Info at 812-560-9086.

Modified high school rules. Sanctioned umpires. For complete rules and information, email Larry Ricketts at gyblball@gmail.com.

June 23

2 p.m. – Balloon Blowout! For grades six through 12 at Greensburg-Decatur County Public Library.

June 24

10 a.m. – “Blow Up” Science for grades one through five at Greensburg-Decatur County Public Library.

1 p.m. – Maker Space- yarn art for all ages at Greensburg-Decatur County Public Library.

1 p.m. – Spark your Music! For grades six through 12 at Greensburg-Decatur County Public Library.

June 25

10 a.m. to 1 p.m. – Decatur County Healthy Fair at Greensburg Elementary School.

10 a.m. – “Blow Up” science for grades one through five at Greensburg-Decatur County Public Library.

2 p.m. – Christmas in June! Family program at Greensburg-Decatur County Public Library.

June 26

All day – Make and take crafts (harmonica) in the Children’s Room at Greensburg-Decatur County Public Library while supplies last.

1 p.m. – Spark your Originality (and wear it) for grades six through 12 at Greensburg-Decatur County Public Library.

June 27

Girls invite softball tournament at Decatur County Youth Sports Complex.

2 p.m. – Visit from Ronald McDonald family program at Greensburg-Decatur County Public Library.

June 28

Girls invite softball tournament at Decatur County Youth Sports Complex.

Decatur County Relay 4 Life at fairgrounds.

June 29

Girls invite softball tournament at Decatur County Youth Sports Complex.

June 30

5 p.m. - Greensburg Housing Authority Board meets at City Hall.

July 11

Decatur County 4-H Fair.

July 12

Decatur County 4-H Fair.

July 13

Decatur County 4-H Fair.

July 14

Decatur County 4-H Fair.

July 15

10 a.m. - National Active and Retired Federal Employees (NARFE) meets at Ponderosa in Greensburg.

Decatur County 4-H Fair.

July 16

Decatur County 4-H Fair.

July 17

3:30 p.m. - Board of Trustees of Lake Santee Regional Waste and Water District regular meeting in the Lake Santee Community Room.

Decatur County 4-H Fair.

July 18

Decatur County 4-H Fair.

July 19

Main Street Greensburg hosts the First Annual ‘Tenderloin Throwdown’ around the Decatur County Courthouse.

10 a.m. to 2 p.m. – YMCA celebrates 100th anniversary with carnival open to the entire community.

July 26

Third annual Decatur County Equine Enthusiasts (DCEE) speed show at fairgrounds.

July 27

Third annual Decatur County Equine Enthusiasts (DCEE) speed show at fairgrounds.

July 28

5 p.m. - Greensburg Housing Authority Board meets at City Hall.

Aug. 1

8 a.m. to 5 p.m. – Plein-Air Paint Out on the Decatur County Courthouse square.

Aug. 14

Greensburg Power of the Past.

Aug. 15

Greensburg Power of the Past.

Aug. 16

Greensburg Power of the Past.

Aug. 17

Greensburg Power of the Past.

Aug. 19

10 a.m. - National Active and Retired Federal Employees (NARFE) meets at Ponderosa in Greensburg.

Aug. 21

3:30 p.m. - Board of Trustees of Lake Santee Regional Waste and Water District regular meeting in the Lake Santee Community Room.

Aug. 23

9 a.m. – Tree City Saddle Club will host open horse show to benefit the enhancement of the 4-H horse and pony facilities.

7:30 a.m. - Tree City Rolling Tour at Rebekah Park.

7 p.m. – An Evening with A & E’s Duck Dynasty: Willie, Korie, Si and Al Robertson at Columbus North Gymnasium, Columbus.

Aug. 25

5 p.m. - Greensburg Housing Authority Board meets at City Hall.

PKC Labor Day Classic at Decatur County Fairgrounds

Aug. 26

PKC Labor Day Classic at Decatur County Fairgrounds

Aug. 27

PKC Labor Day Classic at Decatur County Fairgrounds

Aug. 28

PKC Labor Day Classic at Decatur County Fairgrounds

Aug. 29

PKC Labor Day Classic at Decatur County Fairgrounds

Aug. 30

PKC Labor Day Classic at Decatur County Fairgrounds

Sept. 16

10 a.m. - National Active and Retired Federal Employees (NARFE) meets at Ponderosa in Greensburg.

Sept. 18

3:30 p.m. - Board of Trustees of Lake Santee Regional Waste and Water District regular meeting in the Lake Santee Community Room.

Sept. 29

5 p.m. - Greensburg Housing Authority Board meets at City Hall.

Oct. 16

3:30 p.m. - Board of Trustees of Lake Santee Regional Waste and Water District regular meeting in the Lake Santee Community Room.

Oct. 21

10 a.m. - National Active and Retired Federal Employees (NARFE) meets at Ponderosa in Greensburg.

Oct. 27

5 p.m. - Greensburg Housing Authority Board meets at City Hall.

Nov. 18

10 a.m. - National Active and Retired Federal Employees (NARFE) meets at Ponderosa in Greensburg.

Nov. 20

3:30 p.m. - Board of Trustees of Lake Santee Regional Waste and Water District regular meeting in the Lake Santee Community Room.

Nov. 24

5 p.m. - Greensburg Housing Authority Board meets at City Hall.

Dec. 16

10 a.m. - National Active and Retired Federal Employees (NARFE) meets at Ponderosa in Greensburg.

Dec. 18

3:30 p.m. - Board of Trustees of Lake Santee Regional Waste and Water District regular meeting in the Lake Santee Community Room.

Dec. 22

5 p.m. - Greensburg Housing Authority Board meets at City Hall.

Monday

6 p.m. - Euchre at Greensburg Adult Center.

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.

1:30 p.m. - Euchre at Greensburg Adult Center.

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.

5:30 p.m. - Blue Grass jam sessions at Greensburg Adult Center.

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.

9:30 a.m. - Greensburg Adult Center Council meeting the first Wednesday of every month.

Thursday

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

1:30 p.m. - Crochet club meets at Greensburg Adult Center.

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.

6:30 p.m. - $5 Euchre Tourney at Greensburg Adult Center every second Thursday of the month.

Friday

1:30 p.m. - Greensburg Adult Center bowling at Parkside Lanes.

6:30 p.m. - Bridge at Greensburg Adult Center.

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.