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July 24, 2013

Decatur County Events Calendar

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.

July 24

10:30 a.m. - Free summer movie at Wolf Theatres: Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Dog Days.

1 to 3 p.m. - Euchre at Greensburg Adult Center.

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

July 25

1 to 3 p.m. - Water and Shaving Cream Day at library. Register online at library website.

5:30 to 7 p.m. - Catholic Charities is offering caregiver support group for family members who are caregivers of older adults at Fairview Presbyterian Church, 4609 North Capitol Avenue, Indianapolis.

7:30 p.m. - Daughters of Isabella will have Installation of Officers meeting at Knights of Columbus. A rosary will be said at 7 p.m. State Regent Liz Fallas will be joining the meeting. Hosting will be Lori Oesterling and Karen Dwiggins.

Members are asked to come enjoy the meeting and fellowship with other members.

July 26

9 a.m. to 4 p.m. - Greensburg Adult Center trip to Indianapolis Zoo and Whitewater Gardens.

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

2 p.m. - Farmer’s Market on the courthouse square.

5 to 8 p.m. - New Point Volunteer Fire Department annual chicken dinner. Adults are $9, children age 4-10 are $4, and kids under age 3 eat at no charge. Carry-outs are $10.

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

7 to 9 p.m. - Annual servers’ pool party for St. Mary’s. Call in reservations to the parish office at 663-8427.

July 27

7 .m. - Tree County Players presents The Fantasticks at South Decatur High School. Tickets are $10 for adults, $5 for children 18 and under.

July 27 and 28

Decatur County Equine Enthusiast Speed Show at Decatur County fairgrounds. Show starts at noon Saturday, 11 a.m. Sunday. Contestants will compete in contest including barrel racing, pole bending and more. Concessions available on the grounds. For more information, call 812-593-2815.

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