News From Terre Haute, Indiana

April 11, 2010

Valley Datebook: April 11, 2010

.
.

. — Today

Crawford County, Ill.

n First Invasion: War of 1812, free movie, 7 p.m., Eagle Theater, Robinson, Ill., (618) 586-2334.

Parke County

n Turkey Run Nature Center, 1-hour movie about Indiana’s State Parks, 10:30 a.m., planetarium star show, 2 p.m., 8121 E. Park Road, Marshall, Ind. (765) 597-2654.

Monday

Clark County, Ill.

n English as a Second Language, 5 to 7 p.m., 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 small parking lot east of McDonald’s Restaurant, 222 S. Third St.; to reserve a seat, 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 small parking lot east of McDonald’s Restaurant, 222 S. Third St.; to reserve a seat, 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 23rd Annual Tulip Bouquet sale, Hospice of the Wabash Valley, 400 Eighth Ave., to insure delivery order due today, pick-up available for orders after today, (812) 234-2515.

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

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

Tuesday

Clark County, Ill.

n Spring biking informational meeting, 6:30 p.m., Clark County Extension building, Marshall, Ill., (217) 889-3901.

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 Knitting and crocheting, all ages, bring own supplies, 10:30 to 11:30 a.m., Rockville Public Library, 106 N. Market St., Rockville, (765) 569-5544.

n Capturing the Soul of Indiana, speaker John Bower, 6:30 p.m., Rockville Public Library, 106 N. Market St., Rockville, (765) 569-5544.

Vigo County

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. To make appointment call (812) 238-7000, ext. 5325.

n Informational luncheon to form Christian Emergency Network, Vigo County Chapter, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., to RSVP call Covenant Cooperative Ministry, 122 S. 10 1/2 St., (812) 478-7700.

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

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

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 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 American Red Cross blood donation, 2 to 7 p.m., Cromwell Residence Hall, 400 Mulberry St.

n How to get published, 4 to 5 p.m., Indiana State University’s Cunningham Library, (812) 237-2574.

n Angel Food Ministries, order from 5 to 6:30 p.m., Faith Outreach Family Church, 3001 Wallace Ave. (812) 232-4454.

n Let’s Get Real, interactive, hands-on real-life simulation to explore career choices, lifestyle, budget, etceteras, 9 to 11:15 a.m., and 12:15 to 2:30 p.m., West Vigo and Woodrow Wilson middle schools, (812) 232-6230.

n Parent University, 6 to 8:30 p.m. Sarah Scott Middle School, 1000 Grant St., free, childcare available, to register call (812) 232-3952, extension 34, can register at the door.

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

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

n Computer class, basic computer, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., Vigo County Public Library, Poplar and Seventh streets. (812) 232-1113.

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.celes

tialchristianchurch.org or call (812) 917-4410.

n Candidates Forum, 7 to 9 p.m. Vigo County Annex, First and Oak streets, (812) 201-0626.

n Unraveling the Mystery of Celiac Disease, Mini Medical School program, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., Landsbaum Center for Health Education, 1433 N. Sixth St., (812) 237-4011.

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

Wednesday

Clark County, Ill.

n Afternoons with Annie the Terrier, storytime, 3rd and 4th graders, 1 to 3 p.m., Marshall Public Library, 612 Archer Ave., Marshall, Ill., (217) 826-2535.

n Library board  meeting, 6 p.m., Marshall Public Library, 612 Archer Ave., Marshall., (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 Knitting and crocheting, all ages, bring own supplies, 3:30 to 4:30 p.m., Rockville Public Library, 106 N. Market St., Rockville, (765) 569-5544.

Vermillion County

n Clinton Redevelopment Commission meets, 5:30 p.m., Clinton City Council Chambers.

Vigo County

n Disabled American Veterans van transport to Indianapolis VA Hospital, leaves 6 a.m., from small parking lot east of McDonald’s Restaurant, 222 S. Third St.; to reserve a seat, 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 small parking lot east of McDonald’s Restaurant, 222 S. Third St.; to reserve a seat, call Veteran’s Assistance Center, Vigo County Annex, (812) 462-3261.

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

n Let’s Get Real, interactive, hands-on real-life simulation to explore career choices, lifestyle, budget, etceteras, 9 to 11:15 a.m., and 12:15 to 2:30 p.m., Honey Creek and  Sarah Scott middle schools, (812) 232-6230.

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. main library, 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. To make appointment call (812) 238-7000, ext. 5325.

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 Computer class, Intro to the web, 1 to 2:30 p.m., Vigo County Public Library, Poplar and Seventh streets. (812) 232-1113.

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

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

n Wabash Valley Rodders cruise-in, 6 to 9 p.m., K-Mart parking lot (just south of the K-Mart gas station), on U.S. 41 South, bring a chair and come visit.

n This Old Westside House, plumbing class, 6 to 8 p.m., West Vigo Community Center, 127 W. Johnson Ave., West Terre Haute.

Thursday

Clark County, Ill.

n Introduction to computers, 6 p.m., also TAB Teen Read Night, Marshall Public Library, 612 Archer Ave., Marshall., (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 Turkey Run Nature Center, morning bird feeding, planetarium star show, 2 p.m., 8121 E. Park Road, Marshall, Ind., (765) 597-2654.

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 Disabled American Veterans van transport to Indianapolis VA Hospital, leaves 6 a.m., from small parking lot east of McDonald’s Restaurant, 222 S. Third St.; to reserve a seat, call Veteran’s Assistance Center, Vigo County Annex, (812) 462-3261.

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

n Let’s Get Real, interactive, hands-on real-life simulation to explore career choices, lifestyle, budget, etceteras, 9 to 11:15 a.m., and 12:15 to 2:30 p.m., Chauncey Rose Middle School and St. Patrick’s, (812) 232-6230.

n 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.

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 Brown Bag Lunch, Poetry Month, 12:10 to 12:50 p.m., Vigo County Public Library, Seventh and Poplar streets.

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 State Road 641 Phase III and IV bypass project, public hearing, 6 p.m., Terre Haute South Vigo High School, 3737 S. Seventh St.

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

n Experience Japanese Culture, 6 p.m., Indiana State University’s Cunningham Library, (812) 237-2574.

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

n Raising Test Scores, free program to help students grades 9th through 12th, with raising of PSAT, SAT and ACT scores, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m., Booker T. Washington Recreational Center.

Friday

Parke County

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

n Turkey Run Nature Center, morning bird feeding, planetarium star show, 2 p.m., 8121 E. Park Road, Marshall, Ind., (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 Disabled American Veterans van transport to Indianapolis VA Hospital, leaves 6 a.m., from small parking lot east of McDonald’s Restaurant, 222 S. Third St.; to reserve a seat, 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 South Vigo High School’s Hall of Distinction, Country Club of Terre Haute, for reservations call (812) 462-4252.

n All you can eat fish fry, 4:30 to 7 p.m., West Vigo Community Center, 127 W. Johnson Ave., West Terre Haute, $8 for adults, $6 for children, (812) 533-7145.

n Hog roast to benefit local food banks, 5 to 8 p.m., Riley Conservation Club, $20.

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

n Singles Dance, carry-in dinner, 6 to 7 p.m., dance 7 to 10 p.m., Wabash Senior Center, cost $8, (812) 232-3245.

n Seventh Annual Wabash Valley Ladies Unity Night, 7 p.m., Maryland Community Church, 4700 S. Indiana 46, (812) 460-0230.



Saturday

Clark County, Ill.

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

n Ladies Mystery Tea, 2 p.m., Marshall Baptist Church, 306 Archer Ave., Marshall, bring your favorite cup, tickets are $10, can be purchased at Shore-Murphy Insurance Agency, Marshall Public Library, and Main Street Office, call (271) 826-9023.

n Clark County Tea Party, 2 p.m., 902 N. Michigan Ave., (Route 1), Marshall, contact bkennedy4977@yahoo.com

Edgar County, Ill.

n Eighth Annual Caregiver Expo, 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m., Paris Community Hospital/Family Medical Center, 721 E. Court St., registration fee is $10, call (217) 465-8585, or (217) 465-2606, extension 290.

Parke County

n Celebrate Earth Day, Turkey Run Nature Center, bird feeding, 10 a.m., planetarium star show, 2 p.m., 8121 E. Park Road, Marshall, Ind., (765) 597-2654.

Vigo County

n Kid’s art class, noon to 2 p.m., Torner Center, Deming Park, (812) 232-0147.n Quillwork design, 10 a.m.. Native American Museum, Dobbs Park, 5170 E. Poplar St., call (812) 877-6007.

n South Vigo High School’s Hall of Distinction, Country Club of Terre Haute, for reservations call (812) 462-4252.n Earth Day celebration, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., White Violet Center of Eco Justice, St. Mary-of-the-Woods.n Seventh Annual Wabash Valley Ladies Unity Night, 2 p.m., Maryland Community Church, 4700 S. State Road 46, (812) 460-0230.n Jonah Fish Fry, 4 to 7:30 p.m., Blackhawk Community Center in Blackhawk, $7.50 for adults, $4 for children, dessert extra, (812) 495-5035.n Spring Dance fundraiser, 6 p.m. dinner, 7:30 to 10:30 p.m., dance, and silent auction, Hungarian Hall, 2049 N. Linden St., $6 for adults, $3 for children ages 5 to 12, children under 5 are free, call (812) 234-5326.

n An Evening of Art and Wine, 7:30 to 10:30 p.m., Indiana State University’s Hulman Center.



April 18

Parke County

n Turkey Run Nature Center, bird feeding, 10 a.m., prehistoric life video, planetarium star show, 2 p.m., 8121 E. Park Road, Marshall, Ind., (765) 597-2654.

Vigo County

n Homeward Bound Wabash Valley Walk, 2 p.m., Indiana State University’s Dede Plaza.

n Terre Haute Fire Department Running Club, 3 p.m., registration 1 p.m., begin at Fire Station 7, cost $20 with T-shirt or $15 without T-shirt, call (812) 208-9223, (812) 243-9303, or (812) 841-6358.