News From Terre Haute, Indiana

January 23, 2010

Valley Datebook: Jan. 24, 2010


Today

Parke County

n Bird feeding program, 10 a.m.; Eagle viewing DVD; planetarium star show, 2 p.m., Turkey Run State Park, 8121 E. Park Road, Marshall, Ind., (765) 597-2654.

Monday

Clark County, Ill.

n Bird feeding program, 10 a.m. and planetarium star show, 2 p.m., Turkey Run State Park, 8121 E. Park Road, Marshall, Ind., (765) 597-2654.

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

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.

n Indiana Legal Services program, 1 to 2 p.m., Wabash Senior Activity Center, 300 S. Fifth St., (812) 232-3245.

n Vigo County Parks and Recreation Department board meets, 4 p.m., County Council meeting room, Vigo County Annex, 127 Oak St., (812) 232-2862.

n Forward Motion Athletics Triathlon Club informational meeting for people who enjoy swimming, biking or running, 7 p.m., Pizza City, across from Indiana State University.

Tuesday

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.

Vigo County

n Last Will and Testimony, free educational inservice, 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Vigo County Public Library, Seventh and Poplar streets; register by calling (812) 917-4970.

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

Wednesday

Clark County, Ill.

n Cabin Fever reading program begins and continues through Feb. 27, Marshall Public Library, 612 Archer Ave., Marshall, Ill., (217) 826-2535.

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 H1N1 vaccination, noon to 6 p.m., Parke County Health Department, courthouse, Rockville, (765) 569-3422.

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 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. Hilliard Roseff, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Wabash Senior Activity Center, 300 S. Fifth St., (812) 232-3245.

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

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

Thursday

Clark County, Ill.

n Preschool family literacy night, featuring stories, finger plays, interactive project and a free book, ages 3 to 5, 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 Help stock the wildlife observation area with seed and suet and 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.

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.

Vermillion County

n Greater Clinton Chamber of Commerce annual dinner, 6 p.m., Terra Villa Restaurant, 322 N. Ninth St., Clinton.

Vigo County

n 4-H bowling, first through 12th grade, $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 Understanding Generational Differences Conference, 8:30 to 4:30 p.m., Maryland Community Church, 4700 S. State Road 46, (812) 234-7100.

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 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 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 Monthly food pantry giveaway, must show identification, 6 to 7 p.m., Bethlehem Temple Church, 1432 S. 13th St.; call (812) 232-2232.

n Retired Marine Lt. Gen. Martin R. Berndt presentation, “Leadership and Education” 7 p.m., Cecilian Auditorium, Conservatory of Music building, St. Mary-of-the-Woods College.

Friday

Crawford County, Ill.

n Political forum, 6:30 to 9:30 p.m., Zwermann Arts Center Theater, Lincoln Trail College, Robinson, Ill., (618) 544-8657, ext. 1117.

Parke County

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

n Help stock the wildlife observation area with seed and suet and 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.

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 Singles Mix and Mingle, for singles age 50 plus, 6 to 8 p.m., Apple Club, Holiday Inn, 3300 S. U.S. Highway 41, (812) 232-3245.

Saturday

Clark County, Ill.

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

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

Parke County

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

Vermillion County

n Eagle Viewing Day, free event, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Duke Energy Station, 3300 N. State Road 63, Cayuga, 1-800-832-3143.

Vigo County

n Webkinz Come In Play Day, $15, five sessions, 9 and 10 a.m., noon, 1:30 and 3 p.m., east atrium, Union Hospital; register by calling (812) 238-7221.

n Celebration of Life, free program for breast cancer patients and survivors, 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., legacy room, St. Margaret Mary, John Dede Parish Hall, 6-1/2 and Vorhees streets.

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

n The Symphony Revel, celebration of Terre Haute Symphony Orchestra’s 84th season, $84, 10:30 p.m., LeFer Ballroom, St. Mary-of-the-Woods College, (812) 242-8476.

Jan. 31

n Bird feeding program, 10 a.m., and 25-minute video of Park County; planetarium star show, 2 p.m., Turkey Run State Park, 8121 E. Park Road, Marshall, Ind., (765) 597-2654.

Vigo County

n Wabash Valley Musicians Hall of Fame awards banquet, noon, Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 972, 12th and Mulberry streets, (812) 232-6827 or (812) 232-4095.

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

n Community Health Fair, featuring health screenings including blood pressure, blood glucose and kidney screenings, 1 to 5 p.m., Indiana State University Hulman Center, 200 N. Eighth St.; register by calling 1-800-382-9971.