Greensburg Daily News, Greensburg, IN

January 18, 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.

Jan. 21

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

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

6 p.m. - Microsoft Excel I computer class at library.

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

7:15 p.m. - Greensburg Plan Commission meets at City Hall.

6 p.m. - Decatur County Right to Life will host its annual candelight ceremony on the courthouse square. The presentation is expected to last approximately 15 minutes.

Jan. 23

7:30 p.m. - Daughters of Isabella will hold their monthly meeting at Greensburg Knights of Columbus. Kathy Vanderbur and Sue Koors will be chairpersons for the evening.

Jan. 24

5 to 8 p.m. - St. Mary’s Alumni and Friends Association (SMAFA) is sponsoring its annual chili supper and carnival. Chili, hot dogs, cookies and drinks will be served. Cost is $5 for adults and $3 for children ages 12 and under. The evening will include kids’ games, large raffle and a silent auction.

Jan. 25

9:30 a.m. - Decatur County Extension Homemakers will meet in large meeting room at Extension Office to work on items for hospital patients. Please bring scissors and cutting material. Also, bring a sewing machine if you can. For questions, call Janet Bedel at 663-4563. All are welcome to help.

10 a.m. to 3 p.m. - Indy South Train Show at the Southside Knights of Columbus at 511 East Thompson Road, Indianapolis. Details at 317-340-8181 or dscamihorn@marian.edu.

Jan. 27

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

Jan. 28

4 p.m. - Board meeting at Greensburg-Decatur County Public Library.

6 p.m. - Microsoft Excel II computer class at library.

Jan. 29

6:30 p.m. - Greensburg Redevelopment Commission (TIF) meets at City Hall.

Jan. 31

6 to 9:30 p.m. - Girls night out at library.

Feb. 3

1 to 6:30 p.m. - Community Blood Drive at St. Maurice Parish Activity Center in Napoleon. Appointments are preferred, but walk-ins are welcome. For more information or to schedule an appointment visit www.hoxworth.org/groups/napoleon or call Arlene at 812-852-4394.

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

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

Feb. 5

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

Feb. 7

Last day to file for state legislature.

Feb. 18

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

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

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

7:15 p.m. - Greensburg Plan Commission meets at City Hall.

Feb. 20

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

Feb. 24

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

Feb. 26

6:30 p.m. - Greensburg Redevelopment Commission (TIF) meets at City Hall.

March 2

Big Brothers-Big Sisters Bowl for Kids’ Sake at Parkside Lanes.

March 18

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

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.