News From Terre Haute, Indiana

November 1, 2008

Valley Datebook


TERRE HAUTE — Today

Vigo County

n Shriner’s free children’s screening clinic, ages one month to 18 who need help with burns, bone or muscular problems, 1 to 4 p.m., Zorah Shrine Temple, 420 N. Seventh St., (812) 232-8233.

Monday

Clark County, Ill.

n Post prom Pizza Hut fundraiser, 10 percent of sales and all tips go toward the class, 4:30 to 7:30 p.m., Pizza Hut, 1609 Illinois Highway 1, Marshall, Ill.

Clay County

n Fundraising breakfast, 7 to 10 a.m., and lunch, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., through Friday, Cunot Community Center, Poland, (765) 795-3461.

n Clay County Genealogical Library open 1 to 4 p.m. today, Wednesday and Saturday, Center Point.

n Cathedral Garden of Henryville program, presented by the Clay County Historical Society, 6 p.m., lower level of museum, 100 E. National Ave., Brazil.

Crawford County, Ill.

n Free math, English, science and history tutoring, secondary school students only, 3:30 to 7:30 p.m., Learning Skills Center, Lincoln Trail College, Robinson, Ill., (618) 544-8657, ext. 1136.

Sullivan County

n 2008 options counseling for Medicare Part D, 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., Sullivan Public Library Annex, 100 S. Crowder St.; by appointment only, 1-800-489-1561.

Vermillion County

n Vermillion County Board of Commissioners meet, 7:30 p.m., courthouse, Newport.

Vigo County

n Disabled American Veterans van transport to Indianapolis VA Hospital, leaves 6 a.m., from Denny’s Restaurant, 233 S. Third St.; call Veteran’s Assistance Center, Vigo County Annex, (812) 462-3261.

n Disabled American Veteran van transport to Danville, Ill., medical facility, leaves promptly at 8 a.m. from Denny’s Restaurant, 233 S. Third St.; call Veteran’s Assistance Center, Vigo County Annex, (812) 462-3261.

n Free Vigo County School Corp. adult GED classes daily through Friday, 8 a.m. to noon, Chauncey Rose Adult Education Center, 1275 Third Ave., (812) 462-4479.

n Flu shot clinic, 9 a.m. to noon, Visiting Nurse Association office, 400 Eighth Ave., (812) 232-7611 or 1-800-844-7610.

n Pets Alive Spay/Neuter League, registration, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., 1403 Chestnut St.

n Free blood pressure, blood glucose screenings, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Minority Health Coalition Inc., 1101 S. 13th St., 1-800-272-3900.

n Vigo County CARE Council, noon, First Congregational Church, 630 Ohio Blvd. Visit www.care

councilin.org.

n Community Conversations, Alzheimer’s education series, “What You Need to Know,” overview of the disease, noon to 1 p.m., Vigo County Public Library, Seventh and Poplar streets, (812) 232-1113.

n Heart disease program and free screenings, guest Indiana first lady, Cheri Daniels, 3 p.m., Gallery Lounge, Hulman Memorial Student Union, Dede I.

n Church planting meeting, 7 p.m., Vigo County Public Library, Seventh and Poplar streets.

n “How to Adopt Children in the Indiana Adoption Program,” 7 to 9 p.m., Vigo County Public Library, Seventh and Poplar streets, 1-888-25-ADOPT.

Tuesday

Clark County, Ill.

n Vote and Eat, Chili Day fundraiser event, breakfast includes sticky buns, cinnamon rolls, breakfast casserole, juice and coffee for free-will donation, 6:30 to 8:30 a.m., lunch and dinner menu, $6, includes, chili or broccoli cheese soup, dessert and drink, or soup and sandwich, 11 a.m. to 7 p.m., Marshall United Methodist Church, 702 Plum St., Marshall, Ill., (217) 826-8041.

n English as a Second Language, 7 p.m., Marshall Public Library, 612 Archer Ave., Marshall, Ill., (217) 826-2535.

Crawford County, Ill.

n Free math, English, science and history tutoring, secondary school students only, 3:30 to 7:30 p.m., Learning Skills Center, Lincoln Trail College, Robinson, Ill., (618) 544-8657, ext. 1136.

Clay County

n Center Point Town Council meets, 6 p.m., town hall.

Edgar County, Ill.

n Flu shot clinic, $21.50, 1:30 to 4 p.m., Visiting Specialty Clinic lobby, Paris Community Hospital, 721 E. Court St., Paris, Ill., (217) 465-2606 ext. 584.

Parke County

n 2008 options counseling for Medicare Part D, 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., Adams Township Trustee office, 604 S. Whitetail Lane, Rockville; by appointment only, 1-800-489-1561.

n Games for kids, bring friends and play games, 3:30 to 5 p.m., Rockville Public Library, 106 N. Market St. Staff instruction available, (765) 569-5544.

Vigo County

n SHIP Assistance, Senior Health Insurance Information Program, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Union Hospital lobby. For appointment call (812) 238-7000, ext. 5325.

n Torner Community Center, ceramics, 9:30 a.m., and pottery, 6 p.m., Deming Park, (812) 232-0147.

n Free blood pressure clinic, 9 to 11 a.m., Baesler’s Market, 25th and Poplar streets, (812) 242-1994.

n Flu clinic, $28, cash, check or Medicare Part B, 9 to 11 a.m., JR Pharmacy, Baesler’s Market, 25th and Poplar streets, (812) 242-1994.

n Serving Up Storytime, ages 3 to 5, 9:30 to 10 a.m., The Meadows branch, 25th and Poplar streets, and 1:30 to 2 p.m., main branch, Seventh and Poplar streets, Vigo County Public Library, (812) 232-1113.

n Free lead screenings, ages six months to age 6, hot dogs, chips and drinks also available, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Locust Street IGA, 1140 Locust St.

n League for Animal Welfare Inc., fundraising flea market, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., 5064 Lafayette Ave.

n Calvary Full Gospel Church, free soup kitchen, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., 8944 Wabash Ave.

n St. Ann’s Clinic, medical treatment for people at poverty level with no insurance, 1 to 4 p.m., 1436 Locust St. No appointment necessary.

n A Walk Down Memory Lane, featuring staff from the Ernie Pyle Home, presented by the Bloomington Reformed Presbyterian Church, 3 p.m., Vigo County Public Library, Seventh and Poplar streets, (812) 232-1113, ext. 255.

n Math and science homework help, by Rose-Hulman students, 6 to 7:30 p.m., Vigo County Public Library, Seventh and Poplar streets, (812) 232-1113.

n Happiest Baby Class, $5, 6 to 8 p.m., Vigo County Public Library, Seventh and Poplar streets, (812) 251-9675.

n Euchre, 7:30 p.m., Riley American Legion Post 328, Riley.

n Civil Air Patrol senior flying squadron meets, 7:30 to 9:30 p.m., Air National Guard, Hulman Field; call Reggie Paul, (812) 877-4433.

Wednesday

Clark County, Ill.

n Senior Citizen Expo, featuring the Singin’ Sams, health screenings, Binga, and $3 luncheon, 9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., First Christian Church, Marshall, Ill.; make reservations by calling (217) 826-5541.

Clay County

n Dine with a Doc, guest Dr. Kayur Patel, 10 a.m. to noon, Clay County Senior Center, 120 S. Franklin St., Brazil, (812) 448-8848.

Crawford County

n Free math, English, science and history tutoring, secondary school students only, 3:30 to 7:30 p.m., Learning Skills Center, Lincoln Trail College, Robinson, Ill., (618) 544-8657, ext. 1136.

Sullivan County

n Happiest Baby Class, $5, 6 to 8 p.m., Sullivan Public Library, 100 S. Crowder St., (812) 251-9675.

Vigo County

n Disabled American Veterans van transport to Indianapolis VA Hospital, leaves 6 a.m., from Denny’s Restaurant, 233 S. Third St.; call Veteran’s Assistance Center, Vigo County Annex, (812) 462-3261.

n Disabled American Veteran van transport to Danville, Ill., medical facility, leaves promptly at 8 a.m. from Denny’s Restaurant, 233 S. Third St.; call Veteran’s Assistance Center, Vigo County Annex, (812) 462-3261.

n Alpaca 101 Workshop, registration deadline for Saturday event, $50 per person, $75 for two, 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m., St Mary-of-the-Woods.

n Wee Read storytime, ages 2 and under, 10 to 10:30 a.m., ages 2 to 3, 11 to 11:30 a.m., Vigo County Public Library, Seventh and Poplar streets, (812) 232-1113.

n SHIP Assistance, Senior Health Insurance Information Program, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Union Hospital lobby. For appointment call (812) 238-7000, ext. 5325.

n St. Ann’s Clinic, medical treatment for people at poverty level with no insurance, 1 to 4 p.m., 1436 Locust St. No appointment necessary.

n Free spaghetti dinner, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., New Beginnings Baptist Church of New Goshen, 2817 Durkees Ferry Road, just off U.S. 150l call the Rev. Marion Pastore, (812) 236-9023.

Thursday

Clark County, Ill.

n Friends of the Library meets, 5 p.m., Marshall Public Library, 612 Archer Ave., Marshall, Ill., (217) 826-2535.

n Introduction to Word, 6 p.m., Marshall Public Library, 612 Archer Ave., Marshall, Ill., (217) 826-2535.

n Women in Valor, panel discussion and reception, 6:30 p.m., Marshall Public Library, 612 Archer Ave., Marshall, Ill., (217) 826-2535.

Crawford County, Ill.

n Free math, English, science and history tutoring, secondary school students only, 3:30 to 7:30 p.m., Learning Skills Center, Lincoln Trail College, Robinson, Ill., (618) 544-8657, ext. 1136.

n Dog obedience workshop, dogs must have proof of vaccine, wear collar and have a 6-foot nylon or leather leash, space limited to 12, $40, 6 to 7 p.m., room 104, Industrial Annex, Lincoln Trail College, Robinson; register by calling, (618) 544-8657, ext 1427.

Edgar County, Ill.

n Christmas open house, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., conference room B, Paris Community Hospital, Paris, Ill., (217) 465-2606.

n Flu shot clinic, $21.50, 1:30 to 4 p.m., Visiting Specialty Clinic lobby, Paris Community Hospital, 721 E. Court St., Paris, Ill., (217) 465-2606, ext. 584.

n Diabetes health fair, 7 p.m., Visiting Specialty Clinic, Paris Community Hospital, 721 E. Court St., Paris, Ill.; register by calling (217) 465-2606, ext. 228.

Parke County

n Help feed the birds, 10 a.m., planetarium star show, 2 p.m., Turkey Run State Park, 8121 E. Park Road, Marshall, Ind., (765) 597-2654.

n Games for adults, bring friends and play games, 1 to 3 p.m., Rockville Public Library, 106 N. Market St., Rockville. Staff instruction available, (765) 569-5544.

n Dining with Diabetes class, $25, 6 to 8:30 p.m., Parke County Fairgrounds, Rockville, (765) 492-3394 or 1-800-340-8155, ext. 144.

Putnam County

n 2008 options counseling for Medicare Part D, 9 to 11 a.m., Owen Community Bank, and 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., Study Room B, Putnam Public Library, 103 E. Poplar St., Greencastle; by appointment only, 1-800-489-1561.

Vermillion County

n Clinton Redevelopment Commission meets, 7 p.m., Clinton City Council Chambers.

Vigo County

n Disabled American Veterans van transport to Indianapolis VA Hospital, leaves 6 a.m., from Denny’s Restaurant, 233 S. Third St.; call Veteran’s Assistance Center, Vigo County Annex, (812) 462-3261.

n Serving Up Storytime, ages 3 to 5, 10 to 10:30 a.m., Vigo County Public Library, Plaza North branch, Fort Harrison Road and Lafayette Avenue, (812) 232-1113.

n SHIP Assistance, Senior Health Insurance Information Program, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Union Hospital lobby. For appointment call (812) 238-7000, ext. 5325.

n Free blood pressure, blood glucose screenings, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Minority Health Coalition Inc., 1101 S. 13th St., (812) 234-8713.

n Flu shot clinic, $20, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Vigo County Annex Building, 147 Oak St., (812) 462-3431.

n Book Cart Sale, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., Vigo County Public Library, Seventh and Poplar streets, (812) 232-1113.

n Flu clinic, presented by Visiting Nurses Association, 1 to 4 p.m., JR Pharmacy, Baesler’s Market, 25th and Poplar streets, (812) 232-7611.

n Math and science homework help, by Rose-Hulman students, 6 to 7:30 p.m., Vigo County Public Library, Seventh and Poplar streets, (812) 232-1113.

n Magic-Minding Program, Master Minding concepts, free, 6:30 p.m., 2200 N. 14th St.; call C.T. at (812) 234-4530.

n Wabash Valley Cadet Squadron Civil Air Patrol meeting, 7 to 9 p.m., John T. Myers Technology Building, Indiana State University, (317) 979-3342.

n Taste of Home Cooking School Made Easy, $10, lower level, $5, upper level, 7:30 p.m., Indiana State University Hulman Center, 200 N. Eighth St., (877) ISU-TIXS.

Friday

Clark County, Ill.

n Church Bazaar and soup event, $6 meal, starts 9 a.m., Willow Creek Cumberland Presbyterian Church, 6492 E. 400th Road, Martinsville, Ill.

Clay County, Ill.

n 2008 options counseling for Medicare Part D, 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., Education Room, St. Vincent Clay Hospital, Brazil; by appointment only, 1-800-489-1561.

Edgar County, Ill.

n Christmas open house, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., conference room B, Paris Community Hospital, Paris, Ill., (217) 465-2606.

Greene County

n Program 20/20 Night, ages 13 to 19, no admission fee, 6 to 9 p.m., Jasonville Assembly of God, 339 W. Main St., Jasonville, (812) 798-7122.

Parke County

n Storytime, infant to age 5, 10 to 10:30 a.m., Rockville Public Library, 106 N. Market St., (765) 569-5544.

n Field of Flags Veteran’s Day Observance, dedication ceremony, noon, Rockville Correctional Facility, (765) 569-3178, ext. 543.

n Help feed the birds, 10 a.m., planetarium star show, 2 p.m., Turkey Run State Park, 8121 E. Park Road, Marshall, Ind., (765) 597-2654.

Vermillion County

n Spaghetti supper, $6, includes salad, bread, dessert and drink, 5:30 to 8 p.m., Benson Chapel United Methodist Church, 721 Sixth St., Covington, (765) 793-3692.

n Fish dinner, 4:30 to 8:30 p.m., Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 6653, 339 N. Ninth St., Clinton. Carry-out available.

Vigo County

n Art and Holiday Gift Fair, Centenary United Methodist Church, 301 N. Seventh St., (812) 232-2319.

n Flu shot clinic, 9 a.m. to noon, Visiting Nurse Association office, 400 Eighth Ave., (812) 232-7611 or 1-800-844-7610.

n League for Animal Welfare Inc., fundraising flea market, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., 5064 Lafayette Ave.

n Lunch with Debaun Funeral Home, 11 a.m. to noon, Wabash Senior Activity Center, 300 S. Fifth St., (812) 232-3245.

n Singles Mix and Mingle, for singles age 40 plus, 6 to 8 p.m., Sycamore Grove Restaurant, Holiday Inn, 3300 S. U.S. Highway 41, (812) 232-3245.

Saturday

Clark County, Ill.

n Women in Valor exhibit, through Nov. 29, Marshall Public Library, 612 Archer Ave., Marshall, Ill., (217) 826-2535.

n Storytime with Annie the Terrier, 10:30 a.m., Marshall Public Library, 612 Archer Ave., Marshall, Ill., (217) 826-2535.

n Teen Advisory Board meets, 2 p.m., Marshall Public Library, 612 Archer Ave., Marshall, Ill., (217) 826-2535.

Clay County

n Turkey supper, cost will be a free-will donation, 4 p.m., Cory Zion Church, 3476 W. County Road 300 South, (812) 864-2720.

Parke County

n Help feed the birds, 10 a.m., view native wildlife, noon, planetarium star show, 2 p.m., and tour Salmon Lusk home, 3 p.m., Turkey Run State Park, 8121 E. Park Road, Marshall, Ind., (765) 597-2654.

Vigo County

n Art and Holiday Gift Fair, Centenary United Methodist Church, 301 N. Seventh St., (812) 232-2319.

n Alpaca 101 Workshop, 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m., St. Mary-of-the-Woods.

n “Cities of Refuge” Ministries, monthly missions benefit sale, homemade foods and crafts, used clothing, furniture, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Popoff’s Dry Cleaners & Laundry, 1519 Wabash Ave.; call Unto You, (812) 238-1711.

n Spot Shoot and Chili Cook-off, registration 8 a.m., F.L.Wilson Field, Prairie Creek, (812) 298-0070 or (812) 299-1972.

n Quilt Studio open house, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Suite 37, Southland Shopping Center, Seventh Street and Margaret Avenue, (812) 232-8588 or (812) 841-8588.

n Fabulous Feathered Friends, learn about native Indiana birds, $1, 10:30 a.m., Dobbs Memorial Park Nature Center, 5170 E. Poplar St., (812) 877-1095.

n Kid’s art class, noon to 2 p.m., Torner Community Center, Deming Park, (812) 232-0147.

n Chicken noodle dinner, $7 adults, $4 ages 4 to 12, 4 to 7:30 p.m., Pierson Township Community Center, Blackhawk.

n NAACP Freedom Fund Awards Banquet, guest speaker, Tanya Bell, president and CEO of Indiana Black Expo Inc., $60 reserved, $40 general seating, 6 p.m., Holiday Inn banquet room, 3300 S. U.S. Highway 41, (812) 235-8555.