Zionsville Times Sentinel


April 16, 2014

Community Calendar from April 16, 2014

Ladies golf opportunity The Penny Putters will begin its 42nd season with a kick-off luncheon at 11:30 a.m. 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. Register for Chamber events The Chamber 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. In addition, the Chamber is accepting reservations for its Second Annual Golf Outing, scheduled for Thursday, June 12, at the Golf Club of Indiana. Visit www.zionsvillechamber.org to register for all of the events. Senior Services offers activities • Theater Thursday — 9 a.m. Thursday, April 17, at Pavilion Lebanon 7 Theater. BCSSI, Clinton House Health and Rehabilitation, Excel Home Healthcare and SouthernCare Hospice will present the movie "Instructions Not Included." A breakfast snack will be served at 9 a.m. with the movie beginning at 9:30 a.m. Cost for the movie and snack is $1. • Art Class — 9:30 a.m. to noon every Tuesday in the Town Hall Fireplace Room, 1100 W. Oak St. Cost is $5 per class. • Exercise Class — 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. every Thursday at Zionsville Meadows, 675 S. Ford Road. • Van Trip — 8 a.m. Tuesday, April 22, for shopping in Nashville. Attendees must sign up prior to departure. Meet at BCSSI for departure, but arrangements can be made for pickup at Anson. Transportation fees and meal costs are the responsibility of the attendee. • Options for Counseling — 1 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 23, Town Hall, 100 W. Oak St. Caitlin Oestreich from CICOA will be available by appointment to assist seniors with health insurance options available to seniors in Boone County and CICOA benefits. • Van Trip — 9 a.m. Thursday, April 24, to Tippecanoe Mall. Attendees must sign up prior to departure. Meet at BCSSI for departure, but arrangements can be made for pickup at Anson. Transportation fees and meal costs are the responsibility of the attendee. • Van Trip — 4:45 p.m. Thursday, April 24, to "Show 5" at the Civic Theatre. Attendees must sign up prior to departure. Meet at BCSSI for departure, but arrangements can be made for pickup at Anson. Transportation fees and meal costs are the responsibility of the attendee. • Lunch and Learn — noon to 1 p.m. Friday, April 25, in the Town Hall Community Room, 1100 W. Oak St. Witham Health Services will present a topic regarding senior health. Lunch, which is free to the first 30 registrants, will be provided by Witham Health Services. • 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. 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. • 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. • LEGO Read, Build, Play — 6:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. Monday, May 5, ages 3-6 with a parent. Registration begins Thursday, April 17. The program combines reading and building with LEGO Duplo bricks. • PAWS to Read — 4 p.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday, May 6, ages 7-12. Registration begins Thursday, April 17. Therapy dogs will listen to books and stories during a 15-minute, one-on-one reading session. • 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. • Night Crawlers — 6:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. Wednesday, May 7, ages 1-2. Registration begins Tuesday, April 22. Little ones with their parents or caretakers will enjoy songs, rhymes, finger plays, action playing, a short book and play time. • Fancy Nancy Beauty Boutique — 10:30 a.m. to 11:15 a.m. Friday, May 9, and Saturday, May 10, ages 3-7. Celebrate Mother's Day in your fancy ensemble. • Tandem Read Book Club: "A Wrinkle in Time" — 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Monday, May 12, grades third through fifth with an adult. Join the librarians for a five-month book club. Bring a dish for a pitch-in dinner as we discuss the book. 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 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. • 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. 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. New exhibit opens at art center Sugar Creek Art Center, 127 S. Pearl St., Thorntown, has a 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 through April 25. Zonta Club accepts applications The Zonta Club of Lebanon is accepting applications for its annual scholarship for adult women. 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. 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. 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 Thursdays, April 24, and May 1. The 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. Only residential waste from Boone County residents will be accepted. Call (765) 483-0687 for more information. Public invited to After Prom The public is invited to view the After Prom events and decorations from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Saturday, April 26. The theme is Adventure Under the Sea, and prom is being held at The Children's Museum. Aquatic Center offers free adult lessons Zionsville Aquatic Masters will be offering free adult swim lessons at the Zionsville Aquatic Center, 1000 Mulberry St. Lessons will be from 12:15 p.m. to 1 p.m. Sundays, April 27, May 4 and 11, and 7:30 p.m. to 8:15 p.m. Mondays, April 21 and 28 and May 5, and Wednesdays, April 23 and 30, and May 7. Class size is limited, and registration is first-come, first-serve. Visit http://pool.zcs.k12.in.us/ for more information and to register. 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 in memory of Dr. Otis C. and Blanche D. Higgins and may be used at any medical school in the United States for a student who attended a Boone or Tippecanoe County high school or who has lived in the two counties. Deadline is May 1. Visit www.communityfoundationbc.org/dr-higgins-medical-scholarship, or call Barb Schroeder at 873-0210 for more information and to apply. Parks Dept. schedules bike rodeo The Zionsville Department of Parks and Recreation has scheduled the fourth annual Bicycle Rodeo and Family Fun Ride at Elm Street Green. The event will begin at 9:30 a.m. Saturday, May 3. The day will include a bicycle safety check from Nebo Ridge Bicycles, a cycling skills test and a family fun ride, which is a 7-mile loop through many of Zionsville's parks and trails that will end on Main Street. Contact the parks department at 733-2273 for more information. 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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