Greensburg Daily News, Greensburg, IN

April 26, 2014

Decatur County Events Calendar


Greensburg Daily News

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April 26

6 to 9 p.m. – Greensburg Adult Center Senior Prom “Moments to Remember” at First Christian Church.

9:30 to 11 p.m. – North Decatur High School after-prom walk through at NDHS gymnasium. Event is open to the public and donations will be accepted at this time.

April 27

9 a.m. – Spring Fling for Daughters of Isabella at Greensburg’s Hampton Inn. Long form initiation follows at 9:45 a.m.

April 28

9:15 to 10:15 a.m. – Zumba Gold class.

11 a.m. to 1 p.m. – Annual spaghetti dinner for Napoleon State Bank and St. John’s Lutheran Church at the church. Information at 812-852-4825.

1:30 p.m. – Scrabble at Greensburg Adult Center.

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

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

6:30 p.m. - Greensburg Lions Club meets at Decatur County REMC building. Guest will be Economic Development Corporation’s Marc Coplon.

April 29

1 to 3 p.m. – Greensburg Adult Center monthly dance with “Scoop “ and the Guys.

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

5:30 to 8 p.m. – Bluegrass jam session at Greensburg Adult Center.

7 p.m. – Youth minister Sarah Hill from the movie “Soul Surfer” will hold a program at the Greensburg Junior High School auditorium.

April 30

1 p.m. – Euchre at Greensburg Adult Center.

6:30 to 7:30 p.m. – First Baptist church will host a prayer rally in honor of National Day of Prayer. A dinner (free will offering) will be served at 5:45 p.m. For questions, call 663-3778.

May 1

New student enrollment begins for Good Shepherd Christian Academy.

4:30 p.m. – Coffee social at St. John’s Lutheran Church, Napoleon. More information at 663-3839.

May 2

8 a.m. to 6 p.m. – St. Maurice Church in Napoleon hosts rummage sale.

May 3

9 a.m. to 5 p.m. – Relay for Life garage sale at Decatur County Fairgrounds. All proceeds benefit Relay for Life and the American Cancer Society.

7 to 11 a.m. – Bob Mitchell Memorial pancake and sausage breakfast sponsored by St. Paul Kiwanis at St. Paul Civic Center. For more information contact Trudi Lewis at 765-525-6385.

8 a.m. to noon – St. Maurice Church in Napoleon hosts rummage sale.

May 4

9 a.m. to 1 p.m. - Relay for Life garage sale at Decatur County Fairgrounds. All proceeds benefit Relay for Life and the American Cancer Society.

May 7

9 to 11 a.m. - Children’s Immunization Clinic at Decatur County Health Department.

9:30 a.m. – Columbus Star Quilters’ Guild will hold their regularly scheduled meeting at the Masonic Lodge at 4131 Rocky Ford Road. Doors open at 8:45 a.m.

1 to 4 p.m. - Children’s Immunization Clinic at Decatur County Health Department.

May 9

2 to 6 p.m. – Farmer’s Market on the south side of the courthouse square. This day includes YMCA fitness classes on the lawn and the “Second Friday Movie on the Lawn,” The Sandlot, at dusk.

7 p.m. – Shrek the Musical at Greensburg Community High School

May 10

9 a.m. to 3 p.m. - Chargers Car and Truck Show rummage sale at North Decatur Elementary School. Event is sponsored by North Decatur Elementary PTO. For more information, call Holly Wagner at 812-593-8542.

11 a.m. to 1 p.m. – Geocaching for beginners at Greensburg library.

7 p.m. – Shrek the Musical at Greensburg Community High School.

May 11

3 p.m. – Shrek the Musical at Greensburg Community High School.

May 12

6:30 p.m. - Greensburg Lions Club meets at Decatur County REMC building. Guest will be Greensburg Lions safety director John Scott.

May 15

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

May 16

2 p.m. – Movie matinee: Rio Bravo at Greensburg library.

5 to 7 p.m. – Carl Fisher state historical marker dedication at the Decatur County Courthouse, sponsored by Decatur County Tourism.

May 17

Burney Alumni Banquet at Burney Fire Department. Event is open to all who attended Burney High School. Cost is $19 per person. Reservations are required. For more information, call Bill Baker at 812-546-4816.

Noon to 2 p.m. - Out of the Darkness Walk at Greensburg Community High School.

3 p.m. – Fisher Five Mile Adult Big Wheel Race on the courthouse square.

7:30 p.m. – Spring Swing at Greensburg’s Hampton Inn.

May 19

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

May 20

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

May 21

9 to 11 a.m. - Children’s Immunization Clinic at Decatur County Health Department.

1 to 4 p.m. - Children’s Immunization Clinic at Decatur County Health Department.

May 22

6 p.m. – Monuments Men movie showing at Greensburg library.

May 26

Memorial Day

May 27

4 p.m. – Library board meeting at Greensburg library.

May 28

4 p.m. – Summer reading kick-off at Greensburg-Decatur County Public Library. Meet Pete the cat, make a craft enjoy refreshments and end the night with Silly Safaris at 6 p.m. Registration begins at 8:30 a.m.

May 29

5 to 6 p.m. – Meet Pete the Cat at the Westport library branch.

June 3

9 a.m. – Early education round-up for Good Shepherd Christian Academy.

June 4

12:30 p.m. – DSI Golf Classic at Otter Creek Golf Course in Columbus. Registration and lunch from 11 a.m. to noon; shotgun start at 12:30 p.m.

June 14

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

June 17

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

June 19

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

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.

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

June 21

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. - 7 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 25

Decatur County Healthy Fair at Greensburg Elementary School.

June 27

Girls invite softball tournament at Decatur County Youth Sports Complex.

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.

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.