Greensburg Daily News, Greensburg, IN

July 5, 2013

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.

July 5

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

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

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

July 8

10 a.m. to noon - Balloon Dart Art program at library. Session is full.

1 to 3 p.m. - Balloon Dart Art program at library. Session is full.

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

4 p.m. - The regular meeting of the Alzheimer's Support Group will take place at the Greensburg-Decatur County Public Library. Everyone is welcome to attend.

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

July 9

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

6 to 8 p.m. - End of Summer Reading Program Teen Party at library. For more information, call 663-4455.

July 10

9:30 a.m. - Columus Star Quilters Guild regular meeting at Masonic Lodge at 4131 Rocky Ford Road. All interested persons welcome to attend. Doors open at 8:45 a.m. Sue Cortese, a quilt teacher from Holland, Mich., will give a lecture on "Why Dye Fabrics." There is no charge for the regular meeting. A fabric dyeing workshop will take place from 1 to 4 p.m. Cost to attend is $35.

10:30 a.m. - Free summer movie at Wolf Theatres: Alvin and the Chipmunks: Chipwrecked.

Noon to 4 p.m. - American Red Cross blood drive at Collection Associates.

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

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

July 11

4:30 p.m. - St. John's Lutheran Church of Napoleon will have their monthly coffee social featuring ham, German hot potato salad, homemade coffee cakes, etc. Serving begins at 4:30 p.m. Carry-outs are available.

July 12

9 a.m. to 4 p.m. - Greensburg Adult Center trip to Madison.

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

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

4:30 to 8:30 p.m. - "Junk in Your Trunk" garage sale on courthouse square. Cost is $10 and space is limited. Fee will be donated to Greensburg's Meals on Wheels.

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

Dusk - Second Friday Movie Series on the Square presents Singin' in the Rain.

July 13

Big Brothers-Big Sisters annual Race for Kids’ Sake begins at 8 a.m. Registration begins at 7:15 a.m. Early registration fee is $20 if postmarked by July 1; registration is $25 day of event. Those pre-registered for the 5K and 3K will receive a t-shirt. Event also features Mini Race for Kids, which is a 3K run for ages 14 and under at 8 a.m. Pre-registration fee is $15. 100-yard “Kids Dash” for children age 10 and under starts at 9 a.m. Registration fee for that event is $10. A medal will be given to all Kids Dash participants. Entry forms can be obtained at the BBBS office located at 420 South Michigan Avenue, Greensburg.

Noon to 7 p.m. - Decatur County Fair Food Drive: "Give From Your Heart, One Can at a Time." Event is at Decatur County Fairgrounds Farm and Home Center. Bring in four non-perishable items and receive one free ride donated by Luehrs. All donations go to Human Services, Inc., and Greensburg Bread of Life.

July 14

11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. - Milroy United Methodist Church presents its community lunch. Location is the community room (by the beach) in Lake Santee. Event is a free-will offering and features a menu including grilled pork chops, vegetables, salad, drinks and desserts.

July 15

1 p.m. - Bridge at Greensburg Adult Center.

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

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

July 16

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

July 17

10:30 a.m. - Free summer movie at Wolf Theatres: Mirror Mirror.

11 a.m. - Encore presentation of 1937 City of Greensburg film at Greensburg Adult Center.

1 p.m. - Euchre and Bridge at Greensburg Adult Center.

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

July 18

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

July 19

7:45 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. - Sixth annual Women in Business program at Greensburg Elementary School.

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

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

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

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

July 20

6 p.m. - The Greensburg Community High School class of 1993 will hold its 20-year reunion at the Greensburg Country Club. Tickets are $20 and may be purchased at the door.

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

July 22

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

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

July 23

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

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.

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.

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

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.

July 29

1 p.m. - Bridge at Greensburg Adult Center.

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

2 to 4 p.m. - Teen Historical Fiction Book Club at library. Register online.

July 30

1 to 3 p.m. - Greensburg Adult Center dance with "Scoop" and the Guys.

July 31

10:30 a.m. - Free summer movie at Wolf Theatres: The Pirates! Band of Misfits.

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

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

Aug. 2

8 a.m. to 5 p.m. - Plein-Air Paint Out on the courthouse square. Participants receive continental breakfast, bottled water, sack lunch and chance to win door prizes.

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

Aug. 3

8 a.m. to 5 p.m. - Plein-Air Paint Out on the courthouse square. Reception follows; details at www.artsingreensburg.com.

Aug. 9

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

4:30 to 8:30 p.m. -"Junk in Your Trunk" garage sale on courthouse square. Cost is $10 and space is limited. Fee will be donated to New Directions.

Dusk - Second Friday Movie Series on the Square presents Breakfast at Tiffany's.

Aug. 15 to 18

Annual Greensburg Power of the Past will feature tractor games, flea market, food vendors, consignment auction, garden, tractor and horse pull, fiddle contest and more. Admission is $3 and up for persons age 12 and over. Children under age 12 are admitted at no charge.

Aug. 16

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

Aug. 23

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

Aug. 30

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

Sept. 6

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

Sept. 7

Arts and Cultural Council of Decatur County hosts music festival at High Point Orchard.

Sept. 13

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

4:30 to 8:30 p.m. - "Junk in Your Trunk" garage sale on courthouse square. Cost is $10 and space is limited. Fee will be donated to Greensburg Bread of Life.

Dusk - Second Friday Movie Series on the Square presents Disney-Pixar's Toy Story.

Sept. 20

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

Sept. 27

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

Sept. 28

9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. - "Junk in Your Trunk" garage sale on Broadway. Cost is $10 and space is limited. Fee benefits Tree City Fall Festival to fund merchant promotion.

Oct. 4

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

Oct. 11

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

4:30 to 8:30 p.m. - "Junk in Your Trunk" garage sale on courthouse square. Cost is $10 and space is limited. Fee will be donated to Community Healthcare Clinic.

Dusk - Second Friday Movie Series on the Square presents National Treasure.

Miscellaneous

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 Trackside Cafe the first and third weeks 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.: Mental Health Support Group meets the last Tuesday of each month in the O.B. conference room of Decatur County Memorial Hospital. They invite everyone suffering from mental illness or caring for a family member with mental illness to attend. All meetings are held strictly confidential. Info: 663-3545 or 663-6370.

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.: CrownPointe 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.