News From Terre Haute, Indiana

December 27, 2008

Valley Datebook week of 12/28


Today

Parke County

• Help feed the birds, 10 a.m., discovery hike, 11 a.m., Turkey Run State Park, 8121 E. Park Road, Marshall, Ind., (765) 597-2654.

Vigo County

• Club Soda open house, fellowship for any and all persons in recovery, open 24 hours daily through 10 p.m. Jan. 1, 609 S. Fourth St.

• Feast of the Holy Family, Eucharist Liturgy, 11 a.m., Church of the Immaculate Conception, St. Mary-of-the-Woods.

• Euchre tournament, $5, 1 p.m. Club Soda, 609 S. Fourth St.

Monday

Clay County

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

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

Parke County

• 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

• 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.

• 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.

• 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.

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

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

Tuesday

Clark County, Ill.

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

Crawford County, Ill.

• 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

• 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

• SHIP Assistance, Senior Health Insurance Information Program, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Union Hospital Lobby. To make appointment call (812) 238-7000, ext. 5325.

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

• League for Animal Welfare Inc., fund-raising flea market, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., 5064 Lafayette Ave.

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

• 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.

• Citizen Advisory Committee/Disabled Advisory Committee meets 4 p.m., Vigo County Public Library, main branch, Seventh and Poplar streets, (812) 238-1561.

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

Wednesday

Vigo County

• 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.

• New Year’s Eve bash, $5, featuring karaoke and refreshments, 7 p.m., Club Soda, 609 S. Fourth St.

• New Years Eve dance, $12.50, 9 p.m. to midnight, Wabash Senior Activity Center, 300 S. Fifth St., (812) 232-3245.

Thursday

Parke County

• Help feed the birds, 10 a.m., view owls, 11 a.m., planetarium star show, 2 p.m., Salmon Lusk Home tour, 3 p.m., Turkey Run State Park, 8121 E. Park Road, Marshall, Ind. (765) 597-2654.

Vigo County

• New Year’s Day: Eucharistic Liturgy, 11 a.m., Church of the Immaculate Conception, St. Mary-of-the-Woods.

Friday

Clark County, Ill.

• Lincoln Douglas Debates, exhibit, through Jan. 31, Marshall Public Library, 612 Archer Ave., Marshall, Ill., (217) 826-2535.

Greene County

• 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

• 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.

• Storytime, ages 0 to 5, 10 to 10:30 a.m., Rockville Public Library, 106 N. Market St., (765) 569-5544.

Vermillion County

• 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

• League for Animal Welfare Inc., fund-raising flea market, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., 5064 Lafayette Ave.

• Spaghetti and meatballs dinner, for person in recovery, $2, Club Soda 609 S. Fourth St.

• 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

Parke County

• Help feed the birds, 10 a.m., common Indiana owls program, 11 a.m., planetarium star show, 2 p.m., Salmon Lusk Home tour, 3 p.m., Turkey Run State Park, 8121 E. Park Road, Marshall, Ind., (765) 597-2654.

Vigo County

• “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.

• Making Music program, 10 a.m., Native American Museum, 5170 E. Poplar St., (812) 877-6007.

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

Jan. 4

Clark County, Ill.

• Lincoln Douglas Debates, exhibit, through Jan. 31, Marshall Public Library, 612 Archer Ave., Marshall, Ill., (217) 826-2535.

Park County

• Help feed the birds, 10 a.m. Eagle Adventure, 11 a.m., planetarium star show, 2 p.m., Turkey Run State Park, 8121 E. Park Road, Marshall, Ind., (765) 597-2654.

Vigo County

• The Solemnity of the Epiphany: Eucharistic Liturgy, 11 a.m., Church of the Immaculate Conception, St. Mary-of-the-Woods.