News From Terre Haute, Indiana

November 22, 2008

Valley Datebook


TERRE HAUTE — Today

Clark County, Ill.

n Food for Fines exchange, library fines waived for late materials by donating food items, Marshall Public Library, 612 Archer Ave., Marshall, Ill., (217) 826-2535.

Clay County

n Celebration of the Arts and Soul, 1 to 6 p.m., former Masonic Temple, 201 N. Walnut St., Brazil.

Parke County

n Help feed the birds, 10 a.m., tour Salmon Lusk home, 11 a.m., and planetarium star show, 2 p.m., Turkey Run State Park, 8121 E. Park Road, Marshall, Ind., (765) 597-2654.

Putnam County

n Hobbit Gardens/Erth Gatherings Shop holiday open house, noon to 5 p.m., 6213 E. County Road 300 North, Fillmore, (765) 246-6315.

Vigo County

n Bake sale, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Providence Center, St. Mary-of-the Woods, (812) 535-2947.

n A Caribbean Mass, presented by Indiana State University Masterworks Chorale, $10 adults, $5 students, 3 p.m., Tilson Auditorium, (812) 237-4590.

Monday

Clark County, Ill.

n Food for Fines exchange, library fines waived for late materials by donating food items, Marshall Public Library, 612 Archer Ave., Marshall, Ill., (217) 826-2535.

n Starting a Business in Illinois workshop, $20, 9 a.m. to noon, room 2, Lake Land College, Forsythe Center, 224 S. Sixth St. Marshall, Ill.; register by calling Laurie Perry, (618) 395-3011.

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.

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.

Putnam County

n Sexual violence prevention forum, 7 to 9:30 p.m., Putnam County Hospital, 1542 S. Bloomington St., Greencastle.

Vermillion County

n 2008 options counseling for Medicare Part D, 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., Clinton Public Library, 313 S. Fourth St., 1-800-489-1561.

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 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 Community Conversations, Alzheimer’s education series, “How-To For Caregivers,” overview of the disease, noon to 1 p.m., Vigo County Public Library, Seventh and Poplar streets, (812) 232-1113.

n Board of Public Works and Safety meets, 2 p.m., conference room, City Hall, (812) 232-4767.

n Basic Dairy Products, cooking demonstration, $10, 6 to 9 p.m., classroom kitchen, Clabber Girl Museum and Bake Shop, Ninth and Cherry streets; make reservations by calling April Osburn, (812) 478-7113.

n Vigo County Park and Recreation Department Board meets, 4 p.m., county council meeting room, Vigo County Annex, 127 Oak St., (812) 462-3392.

n Afternoon Adventures, fourth- and fifth-graders, 4 to 5 p.m., Vigo County Public Library, Seventh and Poplar streets, (812) 232-1113, ext. 294.

n Thanksgiving Storytime, ages 3 to 8, 6:30 p.m., Vigo County Public Library, The Meadows shopping center, 25th and Poplar streets, (812) 232-1113.

n Author and CNN analyst Jeffrey Toobin, presentation and reception, free event, 7 p.m., Tilson Auditorium, Indiana State University, (812) 237-8479.

n Thanksgiving prayer service, 7 to 8 p.m., Church of Immaculate Conception, Sisters of Providence, St. Mary-of-the-Woods.

n Tea for 2000 interfaith food drive, 7 to 9 p.m., First Unitarian Universalist Church, 1875 S. Fruitridge Ave., (812) 232-1193.

Tuesday

Clark County, Ill.

n Marshall Area Public Library District meeting, 5 p.m., Marshall Public Library, 612 Archer Ave., Marshall, Ill., (217) 826-2535.

n Family Literacy Night, 5:30 p.m., Marshall Public Library, 612 Archer Ave. Marshall, Ill., (217) 826-2535.

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

Crawford County, Ill.

n Live Line Demonstration, how to safeguard against electrical injury, 1 p.m., Zwermann Arts Center Theater, Lincoln Trail College, Robinson, Ill., (618) 544-8252.

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.

Parke County

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

Wednesday

Clark County, Ill.

n Deadline for vendors to register for Home Town Holly Day scheduled for Dec. 6. at the downtown fire station, Marshall, Ill. To register call (217) 826-9023.

n Food for Fines exchange, library fines waived for late materials by donating food items, Marshall Public Library, 612 Archer Ave., Marshall, Ill., (217) 826-2535.

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.

n Alternative Healing Techniques workshop, 6 to 8:15 p.m., Lincoln Trail College, 11220 State Highway 1, Robinson, Ill.; register by calling (618) 544-8657, ext. 1100.

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 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 Family Service Association Counseling Board meets, noon, conference room, Terre Haute Savings Bank, main branch.

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 Terre Haute Parks and Recreation Board meets, 4:30 p.m. Torner Community Center, Deming Park.

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. 150; call the Rev. Marion Pastore, (812) 236-9023.

Thursday

Clark County, Ill.

n Food for Fines exchange, library fines waived for late materials by donating food items, Marshall Public Library, 612 Archer Ave., Marshall, Ill., (217) 826-2535.

Vigo County

n Turkey Burn, 5k run/walk and 1-mile kids run/walk, $7 plus new toy donation for 1-mile run, $10 and toy donation for 5k run, registration begins 7 a.m., Terre Haute Family Y, 951 Dresser Drive, Fairbanks Park, (812) 232-3358.

n Thanksgiving Day Liturgy, 11 a.m., Church of Immaculate Conception, Sisters of Providence, St. Mary-of-the-Woods.

Friday

Clark County, Ill.

n Food for Fines exchange, library fines waived for late materials by donating food items, Marshall Public Library, 612 Archer Ave., Marshall, Ill., (217) 826-2535.

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 Country Christmas, featuring dinner at the Country Store, and Santa in the 1822 Log Cabin, 9 a.m. to 8 p.m., Bridgeton, (765) 548-1236.

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

n Help feed the birds, 10 a.m., make winter bird feeder, 1 p.m., planetarium star show, 2 p.m., tour Salmon Lusk home, 3 p.m., Indiana owls program, 7:30 p.m., Turkey Run State Park, 8121 E. Park Road, Marshall, Ill., (765) 597-2654.

Vermillion County

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

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

Saturday

Clark County, Ill.

n Food for Fines exchange, last day to have library fines waived for late materials by donating food items, Marshall Public Library, 612 Archer Ave., Marshall, Ill., (217) 826-2535.

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

Parke County

n Help feed the birds, 10 a.m., make glowing candle lantern, 10:30 a.m., planetarium star show, 2 p.m., tour the Salmon Lusk home, 3 p.m., Coyote Corral, 7:30 p.m., Turkey Run State Park, 8151 E. Park Road, Marshall, Ill., (765) 597-2654.

Vigo County

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

n Vigil for victims of crime and military families, bring an ornament to place in honor of victims, 6 p.m., Ribbon of Hope, south of City Hall, (812) 466-3459.

n Teen Gaming, sixth through 12th grade, enjoy Wii, PS3, XBox, and board games, 2 to 3 p.m., Vigo County Public Library, Seventh and Poplar streets; register by calling (812) 232-1113, ext. 294.

Nov. 30

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.

Vigo County

n Holiday dance, 7 to 9:30 p.m., Wabash Senior Activity Center, 300 S. Fifth St., (812) 232-3245.