Greensburg Daily News, Greensburg, IN

January 29, 2014

Decatur County Events Calendar


Greensburg Daily News

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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. 1

3 p.m. - Bereavement video presentation “Beyond Death’s Door: Help for the Grieving” in the Education Center behind St. Mary’s Catholic Church. Presentation is open to all. If you have questions, call the parish office at 663-4827 and speak with a bereavement minister.

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. 4

11 a.m. to 6 p.m. - Developmental Services, Inc. job fair at Greensburg City Hall. All local businesses are invited to the event. For questions or more information, contact Chris Ramey at 614-3036 or at cramey@dsiservices.org. This is a no cost event.

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. 6

7 p.m. - St. Mary’s is sponsoring a “Night at the Movies” at Wolf Theatres, showing “Faith Like Potatoes.” This is the story of a farmer and his journey in faith with Jesus Christ. $6 includes ticket, small popcorn and drink. Call the parish office at 663-8427 if you plan to attend. The movie is for all ages and open to the public.

Feb. 7

5 to 7:30 p.m. - Mt. Moriah Baptist Church youth spaghetti supper at the church, located in the center of Adams. Cost is $5 per person. Tickets available until Sunday, Feb. 2. For tickets or more information, call Tracy McCormick at 614-0421 or Diana Gearhart at 614-9400.

Feb. 10

4 p.m. - Alzheimer’s support group meets at Greensburg-Decatur County Public Library.

Feb. 13

6 p.m. - Decatur County Redevelopment Commission meets at Decatur County Courthouse.

Feb. 14

6 p.m. - Mystery Dinner at Greensburg Adult Center. Come enjoy dinner and help solve the mystery of the evening. Cost is $8 and reservations are needed. For more information, call Connie McCracken at 663-3531.

Feb. 15

9 a.m. to 1 p.m. - E-Day electronics recycling program sponsored by Decatur County Solid Waste Management at Decatur County Fairgrounds.

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. 19

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.

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

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

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 10

4 p.m. - Alzheimer’s support group meets at Greensburg-Decatur County Public Library.

March 18

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

March 31

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

April 15

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

April 28

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

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.

June 17

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

June 30

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

July 15

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

July 28

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

Aug. 19

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

Aug. 25

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

Sept. 16

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

Sept. 29

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

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. 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. 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.