Aquatic center offers programs
The Zionsville High School Aquatic Center, 1000 Mulberry St., will offer multiple lessons and classes for the fall season. The pool is open to the public for lap swim and family swim every day of the week along with group lessons for beginner to advanced swimmers, kindergarten after-school programs and a Masters program. Visit http://pool.zcs.k12.in.us for more information.
SullivanMunce presents scrapbooks exhibit
The SullivanMunce Cultural Center, 225 W. Hawthorne St., presents the following upcoming events:
Zionsville Family Scrapbooks - now through Saturday, Aug. 31. This exhibit will feature antique scrapbooks and photographs of Zionsville families from the SullivanMunce Archive Collection. Explore artifacts never before exhibited and help the center identify missing information.
Visual Poetry - now through Sept. 28. Eight eclectic photographers will be featured in this exhibit ranging from creative portraiture, abstracts, black and white landscapes, still lifes, cityscapes and iPhone art. Photographers featured include Marla Misamore, Becky Brill, Eileen Cote, Rad Drew, Robert Gough, Freddie Kelvin, Barry Lively and Bill Miller.
The SullivanMunce Cultural Center is located at 225 W. Hawthorne St. in Zionsville, two blocks west of the brick Main Street. Hours are Tuesday-Friday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Saturday, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Call 317-873-4900 or visit www.sullivanmunce.org for more information.
Student teaching scholarship available
Delta Kappa Gamma's Beta Epsilon Chapter is offering a $500 scholarship to assist a young woman during her semester of student teaching. Applicants must be Boone County residents, enrolled in a college or university, have an education major and be preparing for student teaching during the 2013-14 school year. Contact Lynn Hiller by mailing to P.O. Box 184, Jamestown, IN, 46147; calling 765-676-5166; or emailing firstname.lastname@example.org for an application. Applications must be completed and returned to the scholarship committee by Aug. 15.
Bible study at Zionsville Fellowship
Habits of the Heart, a women's community Bible study, will study the books of Ezra and Nehemiah this year. The study offers a morning session that begins at 9:15 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 11, at Zionsville Fellowship Church, 9090 E. Indiana 334. The group will meet each Wednesday and include a children's program for children ages 2 months through kindergarten. Evening classes will be at 7 p.m. the same days. No children's program will be provided. Contact Bev Tiefel at 873-4982; Lori Schafer at 439-4201; Tana Henry at 873-4946; or visit www.zionsvillefellowship.org to register. Registration must be completed by Sunday, Sept. 1
Events planned for seniors
Boone County Senior Services has scheduled the following activities:
• Independent Consultation Computer Class — 10 a.m. to noon every Wednesday in the Narthex of Zionsville United Methodist Church, 9644 Whitestown Road. Cost is $20.
• Cards — 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. every Wednesday at the Boys and Girls Club of Zionsville, 1575 Mulberry St. Bridge and euchre will be played.
• Art Class — 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. every Tuesday at the Boys and Girls Club of Zionsville, 1575 Mulberry St. Cost is $5 per class. Instructor Shirley Luttrell will work with any level of student and any medium.
• Fun and Fit for Over Fifty — 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. every Thursday at Zionsville Meadows, 675 S. County Road 1000 E. Instructor Josh Dickey, energy wellness coordinator, will lead this exercise class.
• Support Group: Caring with Cause — 10 a.m. to noon Tuesday, Aug. 27, at Zionsville Town Hall, 1100 W. Oak St. Facilitators Rachel Gerrish, Franciscan visiting nurses at St. Francis, Serge Monperous, Peoplefirst Homecare and Hospice will offer engaging and educational presentations to assist caregivers in developing supportive relationships. The adult being cared for by the caregiver is also welcome to attend.
• Casino Trip — Trip to Rising Star Casino Tuesday, Aug. 20. Trip includes round-trip motor coach transportation, $5 casino cash and $10 slot play. Cost is $35 per person. Contact BCSSI for more information.
• Van Trip — 9 a.m. Friday, Aug. 23, to Tippecanoe Mall. Transportation fees and meal costs are the responsibility of the attendee. Meet at BCSSI for departure. Arrangements may be made for pickup at Anson. Contact BCSSI for more information.
• Lunch and Learn — noon to 1 p.m. Friday, Aug. 23, in the Zionsville Town Hall Community Room, 1100 W. Oak St. Kristie Richie from Alzheimer's Association will discuss an upcoming workshop, "Living with Alzheimer's - For Caregivers - Middle Stage." Lunch is free to the first 30 registrants.
• Van Trip — 5 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 5, to see Pippin at the Civic Theatre. Reservation deadline is Monday, Aug. 26. Transportation fees and meal costs are the responsibility of the attendee. Meet at BCSSI for departure. Arrangements may be made for pickup at Anson. Contact BCSSI for more information.
• Travel Group — Dec. 2 through 6, to the Branson Holiday Show Extravaganza. Cost is $499 per person based on double occupancy. Single and triple occupancy prices are available. Cost includes round-trip transportation; five days, four nights lodging; eight meals; and admission to seven Branson shows. Deposit of $75 is due at registration. Final payment due Sept. 26.
Boone County Senior Services, Inc., can be reached at (765) 482-5220 or 873-8939. The organization has locations at 1100 W. Oak St. and 515 Crown Point Dr., Lebanon.
Events set at the library
The Hussey-Mayfield Memorial Public Library has planned the following events.
• Musikgarten for Preschool — 10:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 15, ages 3 through 5. Miss Rachel, of Make a Joyful Noise Studio, presents a preschool musikgarten class at the library. Discover the language of music through songs, games, purposeful movement activities and instrumental play.
• Musikgarten for Babies — 11:30 a.m. to noon Thursday, Aug. 15, ages birth through 2. Miss Rachel, of Make a Joyful Noise Studio, presents a preschool musikgarten class at the library. Help your baby grow with rocking songs, bouncing songs, body awareness games, dances and instrumental play.
• Game On — 3:30 p.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays, Aug. 19 and 26, teens. Join in the teen area to make some noise with the Wii and Xbox Kinect.
• Take it Apart Party — 4 p.m. to 4:45 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 20, grades first through fifth with an adult. Bring in old electronics and basic tools for a destruction party.
• Baby and Preschool Storytimes: Fall 2013 — HMMPL cardholder registration begins at 8 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 21. Open registration begins at 8 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 28.
• Association of International Women Meet and Greet — 10 a.m. to noon Thursday, Aug. 22, adult women. Women of all nationalities are welcome to meet at the library for a tour and meet and greet.
• Family and Friends CPR — 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 22, adults. Cost is $20. Invite family and friends to participate in a basic, noncertification CPR course at the library. Participants will learn basic CPR and choking rescue for infants and children. Minimum of 10 participants. Registration and payment are required.
• Library Closed — Friday, Aug. 23. The library will be closed for a staff training event. Regular hours will resume at 9:30 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 24.
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.
Fitness studio hosts competition
Heckers' Fitness, 7635 Stonegate Dr., is sponsoring a "Heckathlon," which will benefit local public safety agencies. The dates of participation are Aug. 23, 24 and 25. The competition is designed to be a team competition with 10 events. All proceeds will be donated to a participating public safety department. Half of the proceeds will be donated to the Zionsville Police Department, and the winning team will decide where the remaining proceeds should be donated. All participants will receive a T-shirt, 20 percent off accessories and 10 percent off bikes at Matthews Bike Shop, and free exercise instruction. Instruction will be Saturday, Aug. 17. Visit www.heckersfitness.com and click on the Heckathlon tab for more information.
Fire department hosts supper
The Perry Township Volunteer Fire Department will hold its annual ham and ice cream supper on Saturday, Aug. 17. They will be dipping Schwan’s ice cream, as well as serving a dinner including a ham sandwich, baked beans, applesauce, tea or coffee, a dip of ice cream, and a piece of homemade pie for a $7.50 donation. Serving will be from 5 to 7:30 p.m. The supper will be held at the fire station, south of Lebanon on Ind. 267 in Fayette.
Church hosts school blessing
Zionsville United Methodist Church, 9644 Whitestown Road, will host a community school blessing at 10 a.m. Sunday, Aug. 18. Glenda Ritz, state superintendent of public instruction, will be a part of the service as well as the Zionsville Community High School music department.
Players of the Air hold auditions
Zionsville’s original radio drama company, Players of the Air, will hold auditions from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Aug. 19 and 20, at Maplelawn Farmstead, 9575 Whitestown Road. The audition will be for roles in radio plays to be broadcast in October on 91.9 WITT.
Bicycle Race set
The 18th annual Zionsville Bicycle Race will take place Sunday, Aug. 18. The course will follow Main Street and surrounding streets to make a race course. Races start at 1 p.m. for children ages 3 through 12. There will also be races for all levels of athletic ability from beginners to experts. All races will end at 5:30 p.m. The kid's race entry fee is free, but there is a fee of $10 to cover the race insurance and a one-day racing license. Visit www.truesport.com/calendar/8/18-Zionsville or call Tym Tyler at (614) 563-3434 for more information and to register.
Eagle Fest scheduled
Eagle Fest will be held from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Friday, Aug. 23, at Jennings Field, across from the Zionsville Community High School football field. The yearly festival kicks off the 2013-14 school athletics season and has been a Zionsville tradition for 30 years. Features include music, games, a dunk tank, bounce houses, a talent show, dinner and more. Funds raised during Eagle Fest support athletic programs at ZCHS and both middle schools. Tickets may be purchased for $6 each, in advance, at Kern Brothers in Boone Village or for $8 at the gate.
Deadlines set for pageant
The deadline for submissions into the Miss Fall Festival Outstanding Teen Pageant is Sunday, Sept. 1. The scholarship pageant is open to girls ages 13 through 17 who reside in Boone County. Entrants cannot be a senior in high school. The winner is awarded scholarship money and competes in the state competition. The pageant will be held on Sunday, Sept. 8, during the Lions Club Fall Festival. Visit www.zlionsevents.com or contact Louanne Giralte at email@example.com or 201-5410 for more information.
Bible study set
Community Bible Study is hosting a Visitor's Day on Thursdays, Sept. 5 and 12, for the study of the book of John. The study will be from 9:15 a.m. to 11:15 a.m. at Traders Point Christian Church, 6590 S. Indianapolis Road, Whitestown. The class consists of approximately 110 women from 20 different churches. Contact Liz Simmons at firstname.lastname@example.org or 769-6142 for more information.
Moms invited to attend event
Mothers of children from infant to high-school age are welcome to attend an event at Zionsville Fellowship Church, 9090 Oak St. Mom's Day In will take place from 9:15 a.m. to 11:15 a.m. Fridays, Sept. 6 and 20. Mom's Day In offers encouragement for mothers within the community to have Christ as the treasure of the home. The event will feature Gospel-centered discussions and food. Childcare for infancy through kindergarten is provided. Call Lori Alt at 937-8676 for more information. Visit www.zionsvillefellowship.org/#/forms/moms-day-in-registration to register.
Boy Scouts schedule celebration
Boy Scout Troop No. 358 has planned a celebration for the organization's 90th anniversary this fall. The celebration is scheduled for 6 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 14, at St. Alphonsus Liguori Catholic Church, 1870 W. Oak St. Tickets are $75 per person and will include a sit-down dinner and presentation. Proceeds from the event will be used to fund a college scholarship for Troop 358 Eagle Scouts. The scouts are asking for the community to search for any memorabilia and photos that could be used in the celebration. Any donations should be left at the church office. Call 615-584-6800 or email email@example.com for tickets.
The deadline for Community Calendar announcements is 5 p.m. Fridays for the following week’s publication. Boone County-related announcements are welcome.