News From Terre Haute, Indiana

February 13, 2010

Valley Datebook: Feb. 14, 2010


Today

Vigo County

n Forty Hours Devotion, 11 a.m. through 4:30 p.m. Tuesday, Church of the Immaculate Conception, St. Mary-of-the-Woods.

Monday

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 Forty Hours Devotion, through 4:30 p.m. Tuesday, Church of the Immaculate Conception, St. Mary-of-the-Woods.

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, times vary, Chauncey Rose Adult Education Center, 1275 Third Ave., (812) 462-4479 or 462-4070.

n Angel Food Ministries order day, 9 a.m. to noon, Faith Outreach Family Church, 3001 Wallace Ave., (812) 232-4454.

n Girl Scout cookies sale, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Walmart East, 2399 S. State Road 46.

n Terre Haute Children’s Museum, special Presidents’ Day hours, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., 523 Wabash Ave.; (812) 235-5548.

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 Teen gaming, 6th through 12th grades, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Vigo County Public Library, Seventh and Poplar streets, (812) 232-1113.

n Lunch with a Lawyer, featuring attorney Rick Brewer, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., Wabash Senior Activity Center, 300 S. Fifth St., (812) 232-3245.

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

n English as a Second Language classes, 12:30 to 3:30 p.m., mobile unit, Chauncey Rose Center, 1275 Third Ave., (812) 462-4070.

n Wabash Valley Ladies Unity Night Promotional Extravaganza, 6 p.m., Cross Lane Community Church, 2204 Lafayette Ave.

Tuesday

Edgar County, Ill.

n Dine with a Doc, featuring Jennifer Shunk, Aud, FAAA, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Casey Senior Center, 14 S. Central Ave., Casey, Ill., (217) 932-5100.

Clark County, Ill.

n Ag Expo, $5, registration begins 9 a.m., Richard’s Farm Restaurant, Casey, Ill., (217) 826-5422.

n CAMA meets, 11 a.m., Edgar County Bank, Paris, Ill., (217) 465-4118, ext. 253.

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 Sit and Knit program for yarn enthusiasts, 10:30 to 11:30 a.m., Rockville Public Library, 106 N. Market St., Rockville, (765) 569-5544.

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.

Vermillion County

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

Vigo County

n Forty Hours Devotion, through 4:30 p.m., Church of the Immaculate Conception, St. Mary-of-the-Woods.

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

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

n “Don’t Overpay to Play: The Stimulus behind attracting top talent,” Life Science lunch, noon, Rose-Hulman Ventures, 5500 Wabash Ave., (812) 244-4000.

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 “Aging Workers with Disabilities: Implications for Employers,” free audio conference, 2 to 3:30 p.m., the WILL Center, 4312 S. Seventh St., (812) 298-9455.

n Making Tracks to Storytime, ages 3 to 5, 1:30 to 2 p.m., Vigo County Public Library, Seventh and Poplar streets, (812) 232-1113.

n Darwin Day speaker Armin Moczek, IU professor of biology’s case study on horned beetles, 4 p.m., Room 12, Science Building, Indiana State University.

n Terre Haute Humane Society board of directors meet, 5:30 p.m., Vigo County Public Library, Seventh and Poplar streets.

n Math and Science homework provided by Rose-Hulman students, 6 to 7:30 p.m., Vigo County Public Library, Seventh and Poplar streets, (812) 232-1113, ext. 284.

n Colts Thank You Tour, with Lamar Hunt AFC Championship trophy, featuring autograph signings, Colts mascot Blue, free poster and more, 6 to 7:30 p.m., Honey Creek Mall, 3401 S. U.S. Highway 41.

n English as a Second Language classes, 6 to 8:30 p.m., Room 157, Terre Haute South Vigo High School, 3737 S. Seventh St., (812) 462-4070.

n Community Bible Study presented by Celestial Christian Church, praise and worship and prayer, 6:30 p.m. with Bible study at 7, Vigo County Public Library, Seventh and Poplar streets, visit www.celestialchristianchurch.org or call (812) 917-4410.

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 Coffee Chat, 10:15 a.m., Marshall Public Library, 612 Archer Ave., Marshall, Ill.

n English as a Second Language, 5 to 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.

Parke County

n Sit and Knit program for yarn enthusiasts, 3:30 to 4:30 p.m., Rockville Public Library, 106 N. Market St., Rockville, (765) 569-5544.

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 Angel Food Ministries order day, 9 a.m. to noon, Faith Outreach Family Church, 3001 Wallace Ave., (812) 232-4454.

n Making Tracks to Storytime, ages 3 to 5, 10 to 10:30 a.m., Vigo County Public Library, Seventh and Poplar Streets, (812) 232-1113.

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 Dine with a Doc, featuring Dr. David Blemker, 11 a.m.to 1 p.m., West Vigo Community Center, 127 W. Johnson Ave., West Terre Haute, (812) 533-7145.

n Terre Haute Area Meals on Wheels Inc. board of directors meet, noon, 630 Ohio St., (812) 232-3878.

n Family Service Association Counseling Finance Committee meets, noon, conference room, Union Hospital.

n “Getting Real: Are We Meeting Community Needs?”, brown bag lunch discussion, noon to 1 p.m., United Campus Ministries, 321 N. Seventh St., (812) 232-0186.

n English as a Second Language classes, 12:30 to 3:30 p.m., mobile unit, Chauncey Rose Center, 1275 Third Ave., (812) 462-4070.

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 Ryves Neighborhood Association meets, 6 p.m., RNA office, 1313 Locust St., (812) 645-4172.

n Master Gardener Training Series, $75, 6 to 9 p.m., Ivy Tech Community College, (812) 462-3371.

n Wabash Valley Audubon Society meeting discussing what the Nature Conservancy is doing for the Wabash River, featuring Kent Wamsley, 7 p.m., Room C, Vigo County Public Library, Seventh and Poplar streets.

Thursday

Clark County, Ill.

n President’s program for fifth-graders, noon to 1:15 p.m., Marshall Public Library, 612 Archer Ave., Marshall, Ill., (217) 826-2535.

n “Your Skin is Your Rain Coat for Life — Protect It,” program by Angie Hamilton, 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.

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

Vigo County

n 4-H bowling, first through 12th grades, $7.50, Terre Haute Bowling Center, 600 Springhill Drive, (812) 462-3371.

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 Angel Food Ministries order deadline, 9 to 11:30 a.m., Faith Outreach Family Church, 3001 Wallace Ave., (812) 232-4454.

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

n Terre Haute’s Trailblazers in Aviation and African American Literature, brown bag program, 12:10 to 12:50 p.m., Vigo County Public Library, Seventh and Poplar streets, (812) 232-1113.

n Tree Advisory Board meets, 2 to 3 p.m., Terre Haute mayor’s conference room, third floor, city hall.

n HOPE registration, free spay and neuter program for Terre Haute and Vigo County residents, must bring picture ID, proof of current residency, and proof of government assistance, 11:30 to 2:30 p.m., Salvation Army, 234 S. Eighth St.; call ahead for eligibility, (812) 243-7179.

n Career panel discussion featuring careers in criminal justice, business and medical fields, 5:30 p.m., Harrison College, 1378 S. State Road 46.

n Math and Science homework provided by Rose-Hulman students, 6 to 7:30 p.m., Vigo County Public Library, Seventh and Poplar streets, (812) 232-1113, ext. 284.

n English as a Second Language classes, 6 to 8:30 p.m., Room 157, Terre Haute South Vigo High School, 3737 S. Seventh St., (812) 462-4070.

Friday

Parke County

n Storytime, infant to age 5, 10 to 10:30 a.m., Rockville Public Library, 106 N. Market St., Rockville, (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 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 English as a Second Language classes, 12:30 to 3:30 p.m., mobile unit, Chauncey Rose Center, 1275 Third Ave., (812) 462-4070.

n Jonah fish fry, $7 for adults and $5 ages 11 and under, 4 to 7:30 p.m., St. Ann Church, 1440 Locust St., (8120 232-6832.

n Singles Mix and Mingle, for singles 50 plus, 6 to 8 p.m., Moose Lodge 1009, (812) 232-3245.

n Winter Blast, kindergarten through 12th grade girls, $3, Terre Haute Family Y, 951 Dresser Drive.

Saturday

Clark County, Ill.

n Hoppin’ for Haiti: Zumbathon for Haiti Relief, $10, 9 to 11 a.m., Armstrong United Methodist Church, 18500 N. Armstrong Road, Marshall, Ill., (217) 826-8155.

n Saturday storytime, 10:30 a.m., Marshall Public Library, 612 Archer Ave., Marshall, Ill., (217) 826-2535.

n 4-H Horse & Tack Auction, 4 p.m., Clark County Extension office, Illinois Highway 1, Marshall, Ill.; (217) 826-5422.

Greene County

n Painting workshop featuring Wyatt LeGrand, $30, 1 to 4 p.m., Bloomfield Public Library, 11453 E. State Road 54, Bloomfield, (812) 384-4125.

Vigo County

n Pancake breakfast, $5 adults, $2 ages 6 and under, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., Fowler Park Log Barn, seven miles south of Interstate 70 off U.S. 41, (812) 898-2279.

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

Feb. 21

Edgar County, Ill.

n Edgar County Historical Society program featuring Harry “Butch” Parrish, 2 p.m., Historical Annex, 408 N. Main St., Paris, Ill.

Vigo County

n Pancake breakfast, $5 adults, $2 ages 6 and under, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., Fowler Park Log Barn, seven miles south of Interstate 70 off U.S. 41, (812) 898-2279.

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