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April 9, 2014

Community Calendar from April 9, 2014

Ladies golf opportunity The Penny Putters will begin its 42nd season with a kick-off luncheon at 11:30 a.m. on Wednesday, April 30. The pitch-in will be at the Lions Club clubhouse, 115 S. Elm Street, Zionsville. Play will begin Wednesday, May 7, at Zionsville Golf Course, and the season will end Sept. 24. Contact Sandra Hollingshead at (317) 840-0784 or sandrahollingshead@gmail.com to sign up for Penny Putters. ZUMC sponsors summer program Zionsville United Methodist Church will host a 10-week summer program, ROCK. ROCK will feature field trips, cooking class, park days and time with other children in the area. Call Kathy Gibson at 733-4081 or visit www.rockzumc.org for more information. Chamber accepts applications The Zionsville Chamber of Commerce is accepting applications from artists and craftspeople for the 2014 Brick Street Market, which will be May 17. Call the Chamber at 873-3836 for more information. Senior Services offers activities • Art Contest — throughout the month of May. BCSSI will host its inaugural Art Contest to be held in celebration of Older Americans' Month. Artwork will be submitted on Thursday, May 1, at the Lebanon Public Library, 104 E. Washington St., Lebanon. Individuals age 60 and older from Boone County are invited to submit their entries in the following categories: painting and photography. A reception will be held from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. Friday, May 2. No entry fee or pre-registration is required. • Lunch and Learn — noon to 1 p.m. Friday, April 11, in the Town Hall Community Room, 1100 W. Oak St. SpinalCare Physical Medicine will discuss alternative options for pain management. Lunch, which is free to the first 30 registrants, will be provided by Hearth at Tudor Gardens. Boone County Senior Services, Inc., can be reached at (765) 482-5220 or 873-8939. The organization has locations at 515 CrownPointe Dr., Lebanon, and 1100 W. Oak St. Library features family events The Hussey-Mayfield Memorial Public Library has planned the following programs: • National Poetry Month — throughout the month of April. All month the library will have a bulletin board where patrons can leave a poem in a pocket. Patrons can also take a poem for their own pocket. Then, on Thursday, April 24, be sure to carry the poem and randomly share with others in the community. • Money Smart Week: What’s in Your Wallet — 4:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 9, grades fourth through fifth. Make a duct tape wallet or coin purse and talk about ways to earn and save money. • Money Smart Week: Pennies and Piggies — 10 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. Friday, April 11, ages 3-6. Stories, rhymes and songs about counting and saving money. • Tandem Read Book Club: Pie — 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Monday, April 14, grades third through fifth plus an adult. Bring a dish for a pitch-in dinner to eat while discussing this month’s book. • Paper Strip Easter Egg Art — 4 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday, April 14, ages 7-12. Make an Easter egg out of colorful strips of paper. • Simon Says Art — 4 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 15, grades first through third. Play along to Simon Says Art and see how unique artwork can be. • Night Crawlers — 6:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. Wednesday, April 16, ages 1-2. Little ones and their parents or caretakers will enjoy songs, rhymes, finger plays, action playing, a short book and play time. • Rainy Day Stories — 10 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. Friday, April 18, ages 1-2. Come to the library for some storytime fun. • Foster Chick Care Class — 3 p.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, April 13, ages 7 and older. Learn how to provide a foster home for two or more baby chicks. Before you can take a chick home, you and a parent must attend a chick care class to learn about the care of chicks and pass a test. Brood box materials will be provided, and the chicks will arrive Tuesday, April 22, and will need to be returned Sunday, May 4. The Hussey-Mayfield Memorial Public Library, 250 N. Fifth St., can be reached at 873-3149 or visit www.zionsville.lib.in for more information. Blood drives scheduled Indiana Blood Center has scheduled five blood drives in Boone County throughout April. Visit www.indianablood.org or call 800-632-4722 option 4 to schedule an appointment or for more information. • 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, April 12, at Kroger, 2420 N. Lebanon St., Lebanon. • 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Monday, April 14, at Witham YMCA, 2791 N. Lebanon St., Lebanon. • 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday, April 15, at Hickory Creek at Lebanon Nursing Home, 1585 Perry Worth Road, Lebanon. • 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesday, April 29, at the Boone County Courthouse, 103 Courthouse Square, Lebanon. • 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesday, April 30, at Witham Memorial Hospital, 2605 N. Lebanon St., Lebanon. Early voting scheduled Early voting for the 2014 Primary Election will be from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, April 12, at Town Hall, 1100 W. Oak St. Last concert scheduled at church Christ Lutheran Church of Zionsville, 600 N. Ford Road, will host its final presentation of the Sounds of the Village concert series on Saturday, April 12. The concert will begin at 3 p.m. and will feature Dr. Michael Sells, of Butler University, and Dr. Eric Stark, Indianapolis Symphonic Choir artistic director, performing “The Old Lie - The Poetry and Music of Benjamin Britten’s War Requiem.” Candidate forum set The Zionsville Chamber of Commerce and Zionsville Times Sentinel are sponsoring a candidate forum Thursday, April 17, in the Horace Mann Room in the ZCS Educational Services Building, 900 Mulberry St. The event starts with a primary election candidate meet-and-greet at 6 p.m., followed by the forum at 6:30 p.m. Candidates invited include sheriff, county council districts 1 and 4, commissioner district 1 and Superior Court II judge. Zionsville resident and WXIN-Fox 59 co-anchor Ray Cortopassi will moderate. Send questions to election@timessentinel.com by April 11. All questions must be signed, and no questions will be taken the night of the event. Woman's Club meets Friday The Zionsville Woman's Club will meet at 1 p.m. Friday, April 11. The date is a change from the original schedule of meetings. Active members are strongly encouraged to attend as a vote will be taken on a change to the bylaws and a quorum of members is needed to conduct the vote. Becky Emery will present the program "And That's the Truth." The location of the meeting remains the same as published in the program booklet. New exhibit at art center Sugar Creek Art Center, 127 S. Pearl St., Thorntown, will have a reception from 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Friday, April 11, for the new exhibit featuring Carol Fisher and Arlyne Springer. Both artists are Hoosier Art Salon artists and feature etchings and wood prints. Their work will be featured from now through April 25. Music and food will be provided during the reception. Dinner benefits fairgrounds The annual Boone County 4-H chicken and pork chop barbecue will be Saturday, April 12. Hours for serving will be from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Boone County 4-H Farm Bureau Community Building, 1300 E. County Road 100 S. Tickets may be purchased from any 4-H member or the Extension office for $8 in advance or $8.50 at the door. All proceeds from the dinner are earmarked for improvement of the fairgrounds. Dinner includes a choice of half a barbecued chicken or a smoked pork chop, baked beans, potato chips, applesauce, bread, butter and a beverage. Zonta Club accepts applications The Zonta Club of Lebanon is accepting applications for its annual scholarship for adult women. The adult women’s continuing education scholarship is open to all women returning to school or beginning a course of study to improve their job position or opportunity and must be 25 years of age or older. Applicants must be residents of Boone County and high school graduates. Applications are due by Monday, April 14. The Jane M. Klausman Award for graduate studies in business or business-related studies is also open to applicants living in or connected to an area Zonta Club. Applications are due to the club chair by June 1. Visit www.ZontaLebanon.org or contact Lisa Erwin at (765) 482-8198, 902-1232 or lkferwin@hotmail.com for more information. Tri Kappa offers scholarships Zionsville Tri Kappa is accepting scholarship applications from high school seniors and Zionsville Community High School alumni who are attending college. Four $1,000 scholarships are available: three for high school seniors and one for alumni. Categories for high school seniors are education, art/music/dance/drama and charity/volunteer work. Deadline to apply is Monday, April 14. Applications are available at www.zionsvilletrikappa.org. Email scholarships@zionsvilletrikappa.org for more information. Chamber hosts breakfast, events The Zionsville Chamber of Commerce will host its new member breakfast from 8 a.m. to 9 a.m. Tuesday, April 15, at Patrick's Kitchen and Drinks, 175 S. Main St. The Chamber will also host emerging professionals from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 16, at Hopwood Cellars Winery, 12 E. Cedar St. The Chamber is also accepting reservations for their Second Annual Golf Outing, which is scheduled for Thursday, June 12, at the Golf Club of Indiana. Visit www.zionsvillechamber.org to register for all of the events. Leo Club seeking new members The Zionsville Alpha Leo Club is looking for new members. Children ages 12 through 18 are invited to join the club, which is affiliated with the Lions Club, to serve the community. Previous projects include raising money for the Sandy Hook first responders, sending Christmas stockings to a platoon overseas and helping maintain Lions Park. Interested parties should attend a dinner during the club's next meeting on Tuesday, April 15. Visit www.zalc.org for more information. Hearth presents free seminar The Hearth at Tudor Gardens, 11755 N. Michigan Road, has partnered with Keller Williams Realty to provide a free seminar, "Downsizing Made Easy." The seminar will take place from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. Thursday, April 17, and will include a presentation and discussion of five steps to make downsizing easier for senior citizens. Contact Lisa (Parrett) Treadwell at 246-9966 or lisa@indreexperts.com or Kelly Thompson at kthompson@thehearthllc.net or 732-5958 for more information. Egg Hunt scheduled The Lions Club Eggnormous Egg Hunt will begin at 9 a.m. Saturday, April 19, at Lions Park. The first egg hunt will begin at 10:30 a.m., and a pancake and sausage breakfast will begin at 9 a.m. Parking in Lions Park is available for a $5 donation. HOA roundtable schedules meeting The quarterly Zionsville Homeowners Association Roundtable will be 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 22, in the Town Hall Fireplace Room, 1100 W. Oak St. Individuals who serve on the boards of Zionsville-area homeowners associations are invited to hear from Town Manager Ed Mitro. The meeting will also be an opportunity to talk to other HOA board members in town and share ideas. Call 769-7874 for more information. Bible study hosts visitor’s day Community Bible Study will host a visitor’s day on Wednesdays, April 24, and May 1. The interdenominational, international ministry will be accepting registrations for the 2014-15 study of Servants of God. The Indianapolis class consists of approximately 110 women from 20 different churches that meet from 9:15 a.m. to 11:15 a.m. Thursdays during the school year at Traders Point Christian Church, 6590 S. Indianapolis Road, Whitestown. Visit http://indianapolis.cbsclass.org/ or contact Liz Simmons at lizssimmons@gmail.com or 769-6142 for more information. Z’Run slated for April 26 The 12th Annual Z’Run will take place at 9 a.m. Saturday, April 26. The run is a community-based 5K and 1-mile family walk. The run had more than 700 participants last year. Free hazardous waste collection slated The Boone County Solid Waste Management District is sponsoring a free household hazardous waste collection and electronics recycling. The event will take place from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, April 26, at the Boone County Highway Department, 1955 Indianapolis Ave., Lebanon. Accepted items include antifreeze, brake fluid, motor oil, glues, gasoline, household cleaners, batteries and electronics among other items. Limitations include being a Boone County resident and only residential waste will be accepted. Call (765) 483-0687 for more information. CFBC offers scholarship The Community Foundation of Boone County is offering a scholarship for students pursuing a medical degree. The Dr. Higgins Scholarship will be available for a student entering medical school in fall 2014 or who is already enrolled. The scholarship is valued at $10,000 per year, renewable up to four years. It is awarded from a fund established at the Community Foundation in memory of Dr. Otis C. and Blanche D. Higgins and may be used at any medical school in the U.S. for a student who attended a Boone or Tippecanoe County high school or who has lived in Boone or Tippecanoe County. Deadline to apply is May 1. Visit www.communityfoundationbc.org/dr-higgins-medical-scholarship, or call Barb Schroeder at 873-0210 for more information and to apply. The deadline for Community Calendar announcements is 5 p.m. Fridays for the following week’s publication. Boone County related announcements are welcome.

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