News From Terre Haute, Indiana

January 10, 2009

Valley Datebook: Jan. 11-18 2009


Today

Vigo County

n Feast of the Baptism of the Lord: Eucharistic Liturgy, 11 a.m., Church of the Immaculate Conception, St. Mary-of-the-Woods.

Monday

Clark County, Ill.

n “Lincoln/Douglas Debates” exhibit, Marshall Public Library, 612 Archer Ave., Marshall, Ill., (217) 826-2535.

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.

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

n Ambassador Brass, free performance, 7:30 p.m., Recital Hall, Indiana State University’s Center for Performing and Fine Arts, Seventh and Chestnut streets.

Tuesday

Clark County, Ill.

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

n 4-H Science Funshop, 3:15 to 4:30 p.m. University of Illinois Extension Building, Marshall, Ill.,(217) 826-5422.

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.

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

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 Free legal advice for seniors and low-income persons, 1:30 to 4:30 p.m., Wabash Senior Activity Center, 300 S. Fifth St.; register by calling 1-800-822-4774.

n Tourism Commission meets, 3:30 p.m., Springhill Suites, 3304 S. U.S. Highway 41, (812) 234-5555.

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

Wednesday

Clark County, Ill.

n Teen advisory board meets, 2 p.m., 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.

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 Serving Up Storytime, ages 3 to 5, 10 to 10:30 a.m., Vigo County Public Library, Southland Shopping Center branch, Seventh and Margaret 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 Terre Haute Parks and Recreation Board meets, 4:30 p.m., Torner Community Center, Deming Park.

n CPR certification course, $50, 5 to 9 p.m., Health and Human Services building, 380 N. Fifth St.; register by calling (812) 237-4101.

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.

n Yummy stories to warm your tummy, ages 3 to 8, 6:30 p.m., Vigo County Public Library, The Meadows shopping center branch, 25th and Poplar streets, (812) 232-1113.

Thursday

Clark County, Ill.

n 4-H Science Funshop, 3:15 to 4:30 p.m., First Christian Church, Casey, Ill., (217) 826-5422.

n Beginning genealogy program, using HeritageQuest online, PowerPoint presentation, 6:30 p.m., Dale McConchie meeting room, 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.

Parke County

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 Friends of Turkey Run and Shades state parks meet, 7 p.m., Wagon Wheel room, Turkey Run Inn, Marshall, Ind.; www.geocities.com/moloney_m_j

Vermillion County

n Vermillion, Fountain and Warren counties, Tri-County Relay for Life kick-off event, featuring overnight camp-out with participants taking turns walking the track, and a luminaria ceremony, 6 p.m., cafeteria, North Vermillion Elementary School, on Indiana 63 north of Cayuga, (765) 449-4799.

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 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 Free legal advice for seniors and low-income persons, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Wabash Senior Activity Center, 300 S. Fifth St.; register by calling 1-800-822-4774.

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

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

n Free blood pressure screening, 11:30 to 12:30 p.m., Vigo County Public Library, Seventh and Poplar streets, (812) 232-1113.

n Langston: My Cousin, Brown Bag program featuring Marjol Rush-Collett discussing poet and playwright Langston Hughes, 12:10 to 12:50 p.m., Vigo County Public Library, Seventh and Poplar streets, (812) 232-1113, ext. 281.

n Tree Advisory Board meets, 1 p.m., Terre Haute mayor’s conference room, third floor, city hall.

n Relax, Recharge, Regain Your Sanity, featuring Paul Reising, 3 p.m., Vigo County Public Library, The Meadows shopping center branch, 25th and Poplar streets, (812) 232-1113.

n One Tree, Many Roots mural discussion meeting, 3:30 p.m., Hulman Memorial Student Union, Room 227, Indiana State University, (812) 237-2440.

n Terre Haute Aglow meeting featuring speaker Julia Thistle, 6 p.m., Maryland Community Church, conference room B, one mile south of Interstate 70 on Indiana 46.

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.

Friday

Clark County, Ill.

n Reservation deadline for Agronomy Night, scheduled for 6:30 p.m. Jan. 20, Clark County Extension Building, Marshall, Ill.; $3, register by calling (217) 826-5422.

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.

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 Transportation Technical Committee meets 10 a.m., conference room, West Central Indiana Economic Development District office, 1718 Wabash Ave., (812) 238-1561.

Saturday

Clark County, Ill.

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

Vermillion County

n Registration deadline for wildland fire management course, scheduled for 8:30 a.m. Jan. 24, Newport Chemical Depot; $25, register by calling (765) 653-9785.

Vigo County

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

n Saturday morning storytime, ages 3 to 8, 10:30 to 11:15 a.m., Vigo County Public Library, Seventh and Poplar streets, (812) 232-1113.

n Teen gaming, youth in sixth through 12th grade, 2 to 4 p.m., Vigo County Public Library, Seventh and Poplar streets, (812) 232-1113.

Jan. 18

Vigo County

n Martin Luther King Jr. breakfast celebration, 8:30 a.m., Ivy Tech Community College, 1700 E. Industrial Drive, (812) 298-2382.

n Martin Luther King celebration service, featuring David Bowden and the Terre Haute Symphony Orchestra and Expressions of Praise, 4 p.m., First Congregational Church, 630 Ohio St.