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Monday, May 2, 2016

Community Notes

Community Notes

Saturday, April 30

The White River Valley School Board will meet in executive session at 7:30 a.m.

Linton Moose Lodge Ladies Auxiliary will host an all-you-can-eat breakfast from 8 a.m. to 11 a.m. Cost is $6

Worthington VFW Post #7117 will host an open house. Fish fry from 6-8 p.m. and music by Fire-N-Ice from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m.

Lyons American Legion Post #479 presents Karoake Night from 8 p.m. to midnight, provided by Kim's Karaoke & DJ-open to the public

Linton Moose Lodge will host Rob Barry and the Rebel Storm at 9 p.m., open to the public.

The Greene County Master Gardeners Association will again be hosting their annual Flower and Patio Show. The event will be held at the Greene County Community Event Center (4503 W State Road 54, Bloomfield, IN). The show will run from Friday April 29, 10 a.m. until 6 p.m. through Saturday, April 30, 9 a.m. until 4 p.m. The show will feature garden vendors who offer plant, trees, garden related items and more. There will also be free tree seedlings, educational activities, a kid's activity booth and food. There will be speakers on Friday and Saturday on Garden related topics, on Saturday from 1-2 p.m. Dr. Tom Turpin from Purdue will present "Bug in a Bag" great for kids.

Sunday, May 1

Pleasant Grove Cemetery Association will hold its annual meeting at the Pleasant Grove Church of Christ fellowship hall. Sunday, May 1, 2016 at 5 p.m.

Families are reminded that cemetery mowing has begun and any decorations that impede moving should be removed.

Monday, May 2

The Greene County General Hospital Auxiliary will meet at 1:30 p.m. in the hospital conference room.

The Friends of the Bloomfield-Eastern Greene Library will host its annual meeting at 6 p.m. There will be entertainment by Yer Studio, door prizes and refreshments. Everyone is encouraged to join Friends to help support your local library.

The Olive Branch Baptist Church is holding a fundraiser from March 20 to May 20, collecting new, gently worn or used shoes. Donations may be brought to Regions Bank, Crane Credit Union, The Daily Dish Cafe, Baesler's Market, Glenburn Home and Linton Public Library. Shoes can also be dropped off at Olive Branch Baptist Church, located at 13441 West State Road 54. For further information, call Pastor Dan Kemp at 812-847-9908.

Vincennes University will be hosting a presentation titled "Confessions of a Scholarship Winner" in the Beckes Student Unio Fort Sackville Room from 6:30-7:30 p.m. The presentation is based on Kristina Ellis' book with the same title. For more information, contact the Education Talent Search Office at 812-888-4298 or the Project ASPIREE Office at 812-888-5063.

Wednesday, May 4

The Dugger Masonic Lodge # 721 F & AM will have a meeting; eat at 6 p.m. and work in EA degree at 7 p.m. Visiting brethren are welcome.

12 Step Overcomers Meeting every Wed 7:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. at the Family Life Center in Bloomfield (at the former Good Times Restaurant building just West of the river on Hwy 54). Overcomers Recovery Support is a Christ-centered 12 step program offering a 90 day workbook called "A Daily Choice" which is designed to help people overcome any life-controlling problems. With your own personal relationship with Jesus Christ, Biblical instruction, memory verses, prayer, and a support group, you can overcome life-controlling problems that were impossible before.

Everyone is welcome and we are able to sign for anyone who is required by the court system to attend a 12 step program. Contact Tom Jacob at 812-384-6321 with any questions.

Thursday, May 5

Linton Moose Lodge will hold a Cinco De Mayo celebration, with $2 margaritas and Chips & Salsa.

Lyons Senior Citizen Center will have "Country Classic Band" from 4-7 p.m. There will be a meal for donations only. If you have any questions you may contact Kathy England at 812-384-7934

Friday, May 6

The Jasonville Senior Citizen Center will host its monthly biscuits and gravy breakfast with other items available at the center from 7-9:30 a.m. Carry out is available. Proceeds go to the Jasonville Senior Citizen Center.

The Listen to Your Heart Event will be on May 6 and May 7 at the Shawnee Theater to benefit the Shawnee Theater Ballroom Club. The theatrical show features the Bloomfield High School Ballroom Club and there will be guest performances by the finalist of the area talent contest. Tickets are $10 for adults, $5 for students and 5 and under are free. All Moms get $2 off their ticket and entered into a drawing for a dinner gift card. There will also be gifts available for purchase.

Saturday, May 7

The American Legion Auxiliary in Lyons will have a monthly breakfast from 7 a.m. to 11 a.m., Cost is $7 and includes bacon or sausage, biscuits and gravy, eggs and fried potatoes. The public is welcome to attend.

Yard Sale at Hendricksville Community Center from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Table rental $5 each. Contact Rose Bastin at 812-876-5125 to reserve a table.

The Wabash Valley Herb Society will hold it's "Spring Thyme Plant and Herb Faire" at the Wabash Valley Fairgrounds in Terre Haute from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m., rain or shine, admission is free.

The Bloomfield Town Wide Yard Sales will be on Saturday, May 7. Contact the Greene County Daily World to include an ad for the yard sales, which will run Wednesday,May 4. Deadline is noon on Monday, May 2.

Monday, May 9

The Lyons Senior Citizen Center will be having a sign up and drawing for two tickets for a Tribute to Garth Brooks at Boot City. The tickets will be given away after the Junior Devore Euchre Tournament that day. You want to come and play in the Tournament then that will be when we draw the name of the person out of the ones that sign up. If you have any questions you may call Kathy England at 812-384-7934.

The Owen County YMCA will be hosting a presentation by the Indiana Attorney General's Office titled "Avoiding Identity Theft and Scams." It will be at 11:15 a.m. at the YMCA. For more information, call 812-828-9622 or visit www.owencountyymca.com.

Lyons Senior Citizen Center will have the "Junior Devore Euchre Tournament" from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. It don't cost anything to play in the tournament but donations will be appreciated. If you have any questions you may call Kathy England at 812-384-7934.

Tuesday, May 10

The National Active and Retired Federal Employees (NARFE) Bloomfield Chapter 847 will meet at the Casa Seville Restaurant on 231 South , Bloomfield. The luncheon will begin at 11:30 a.m. and the business meeting will follow at 12:30 p.m. The speaker will be Samantha Flath of Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA). All Federal employees, retirees and spouses are welcome.

The Indiana Department of Transportation will hold a public information meeting for SR 54 and SR 45 intersection imoprovement. The meeting will be held at the Eastern Greene Central Office, Board Room, 1471 North SR 43, Bloomfield, IN 47424 at 6:00p.m. The doors will open at 5:30 in order to talk to the representatives prior to the hearing. The purpose of the public hearing is to offer all interested persons an opportunity to comment on current design plans for a proposed intersection improvement at State Road (SR) 54 and SR 45 located in Greene County, Indiana. The project proposes to reconfigure the existing intersections.

Wednesday, May 11

12 Step Overcomers Meeting every Wed 7:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. at the Family Life Center in Bloomfield (at the former Good Times Restaurant building just West of the river on Hwy 54). Overcomers Recovery Support is a Christ-centered 12 step program offering a 90 day workbook called "A Daily Choice" which is designed to help people overcome any life-controlling problems. With your own personal relationship with Jesus Christ, Biblical instruction, memory verses, prayer, and a support group, you can overcome life-controlling problems that were impossible before.

Everyone is welcome and we are able to sign for anyone who is required by the court system to attend a 12 step program. Contact Tom Jacob at 812-384-6321 with any questions.

The Owen County Family YMCA will host Sculpture Trails and Casa Sevilla Bus Trip on Wednesday, May 11. Bus departs from YMCA at 9:15 a.m. and the cost is $32 per person (includes lunch, beverage, and guided tour). Advance registration required. Seating is limited. For more information: www.owencountyymca.org or 812-828-9622.

Thursday, May 12

Lyons Senior Citizen Center will be having the Monthly Pitch - in dinner so bring your covered dish and join us and after lunch we will be having BINGO. If you have any questions you may call Kathy England at 812-384-7934

Friday, May 13

The Kings IV from Oakland, Ill. will be performing at the Southern Baptist Church in Hymera at 202 South State Street at 7 p.m. Refreshments will be available. If you haven't heard this group you will want to. If you have I know you will want to be there. For further information call 812-383-4211.

Saturday, May 14

WRV's and Special Olympics team Champions Together will hold a dinner and silent auction fund raiser from 5-8 p.m. in the high school cafeteria. Cost is $5 per person and includes sloppy joe, pulled pork sandwich,chips, drink and dessert. All proceeds benefit Special Olympics Indiana.

Lyons Senior Citizen Center will have the Monthly Breakfast 7 am - 10 am Sausage & Pancakes, Biscuits & Gravy, Eggs, Coffee, Orange Juice for donations only. If you have any questions you may call Kathy England at 812-384-7934.

The Bloomfield Fire Department will hold a "Fish Fry Fundraiser" at Bloomfield Fire Station at 75 West Mill Street from 4 p.m to 7 p.m. Meals can be delivered within town limits. Donations-only accepted. On the menu are fish fillet sandwiches, baked beans, cole slaw, potato salad and home made desserts as well as tea, lemonade, coffee and water. For more information call 812-384-8646.

Second Saturday Soup offer free lunch for anyone from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. in one of the open shelter houses at Humphreys Park in Linton. Look for signs. Lunch menu will vary. Will still be homemade and delicious.

Second Saturday Soup is sponsored by Making A Difference small group of Linton First Christian Church.

Tulip Trestle Community Restoration Inc. will be having the 2nd annual Tulip Trestle 5K on May 14th at 9 a.m. The group is a non-profit Corporation, which relies solely on donations for upkeep and future additions or improvements at the observation deck. Registration fee will be 25.00 and includes a T-shirt. Visit www.tuliptrestle.webs.com or the Facebook page for more information.

Tuesday, May 17

The meeting of the executive board of the Greene-Sullivan Special Education Cooperative will be at 9:30 a.m., with the regular meeting to follow at 10:30 a.m. in the conference room at the Special Education Cooperative, 77 A St. NE, Linton.

Thursday, May 19

Lyons Senior Citizen Center will have "Country Classic Band" from 4 pm - 7 pm There will be a meal served for donations only. If you have any questions you may call Kathy England at 812-384-7934

Saturday, May 21

Jasonville American Legion Post #172 Auxiliary will hold a breakfast from 7:30 to 10 a.m. with sausage gravy and biscuits, pancakes, sausages, fried potatoes, scrambled eggs, juice and coffee. A half order is $2 and a full order is $4. A blood drive will follow at 10 a.m. until 1 p.m. and a community health fair with blood pressure checks and glucose checks from noon until 2 p.m., the events are open to the public.

The Ladies Auxiliary of the American Legion in Lyons will have a dinner from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m., Cost varies with meal selected; steak, baked potato or macaroni and cheese and salad for $15, chicken breast and sides for $12, or hamburger steak and sides for $10. The public is welcome to attend.

The Union Church of Hendricksville will have a gospel sing on May 21

Wednesdays, May 30

Bloomfield-Eastern Greene County Public Library will start Tots Time on Wednesday, March 30 at 10:30 a.m. for ages 2 -- 3 years. The Theme this week will be "Colors".

Sunday, May 22

Lyons Senior Citizen Center will have Turkey and Noodle, Mashed Potatoes, etc dinner for donations only. Come and join us for this day. If you have any questions you may call Kathy England at 812-384-7934

Tuesday, May 24

The Greene County Hospital Association will meet at 5:30 p.m. in Greene County General Hospital Board Room.

Wednesday, May 25

12 Step Overcomers Meeting every Wed 7:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. at the Family Life Center in Bloomfield (at the former Good Times Restaurant building just West of the river on Hwy 54). Overcomers Recovery Support is a Christ-centered 12 step program offering a 90 day workbook called "A Daily Choice" which is designed to help people overcome any life-controlling problems. With your own personal relationship with Jesus Christ, Biblical instruction, memory verses, prayer, and a support group, you can overcome life-controlling problems that were impossible before.

Everyone is welcome and we are able to sign for anyone who is required by the court system to attend a 12 step program. Contact Tom Jacob at 812-384-6321 with any questions.

The South Central Indiana Small Business Development Center (ISBDC) and the Linton-Stockton Chamber of Commerce will be hosting a Launch Your Own Business workshop on Wednesday, May 25 from Noon-2:00 PM at the Chamber of Commerce office located at 159 1st Street NW. The workshop is limited to 8 participants. There is a $25 fee. To register, visit http://isbdc.ecenterdirect.com/events/14.... For questions or additional information contact: Terri Brown at 812-345-1141.

Saturday, June 11

The Hagemeir reunion will be held at the Sandborn Community Building at noon. Everyone is asked to bring a covered dish.

July 17

In 1840, Peter Hasler Jr. traveled from Gsteigwiler, Switzerland to settle in Scotland, Indiana. A celebration is planned for the Peter Hasler Sr. Family on Sunday, July 17,2016 at the New Fire House at West Gate, Scotland, Indiana. Registration begins at 11:30 with a pitch in lunch at 1230. All family members and friends are invited for our 9th gathering. For information, contact John Hasler at 812-381-7324.

Saturday, June 11

Second Saturday Soup offer free lunch for anyone from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. in one of the open shelter houses at Humphreys Park in Linton. Look for signs. Lunch menu will vary. Will still be homemade and delicious. Second Saturday Soup is sponsored by Making A Difference small group of Linton First Christian Church.

The descendants of Dora and Obediah Rose of Greene County, will host the 50th Annual Rose Family Reunion on Saturday, June 11, 2016 at the East Shelter House in Linton City Park.

Saturday, July 9

Second Saturday Soup offer free lunch for anyone from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. in one of the open shelter houses at Humphreys Park in Linton. Look for signs. Lunch menu will vary. Will still be homemade and delicious.

Second Saturday Soup is sponsored by Making A Difference small group of Linton First Christian Church.

Saturday, August 13

Second Saturday Soup offer free lunch for anyone from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. in one of the open shelter houses at Humphreys Park in Linton. Look for signs. Lunch menu will vary. Will still be homemade and delicious.

Second Saturday Soup is sponsored by Making A Difference small group of Linton First Christian Church.

Saturday, September 10

Second Saturday Soup offer free lunch for anyone from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. in one of the open shelter houses at Humphreys Park in Linton. Look for signs. Lunch menu will vary. Will still be homemade and delicious.

Second Saturday Soup is sponsored by Making A Difference small group of Linton First Christian Church.

Ongoing & Future Events

The Miss Greene County contest will be held at the Greene County 4-H Community building. Applicants need to be 18 on or before January 1, 2017 and no older than 22 by June 1 2017. The winner and her court will receive a scholarship along with numerous gifts and the newly crowned queen will go to the state competition in January. To request an application, email spencerjanell@yahoo.com or shellybean@hotmail.com or call 812-384-4242.

The Bloomfield- Eastern Greene County Public Library would like to search for and sponsor new talent at the 2016 Farmers Market. Music, Dance, Art, Performance Acts are welcome to apply for a one hour spot during the 2016 Market Season. A limited sound system is provided in addition to a small 'stage' area. You must register with Bloomfield-Eastern Green County Library, and sign an agreement before your performance date will be scheduled. For more details, contact Reena Evans at 812.384.4125 or revans@bloomfield.lib.in.us.

The Scotland Historical Society has Greene County themed afghans to sell. The afghan features popular Greene County landmarks and consist of a list of all Greene County cities and towns lining the afghan. The multi-colored afghans sell for $45 each and may be purchased at Main Street Gifts in Linton or by calling Brenda Massette at 384-5118.

Back by popular demand, the Linton Public Library will host K-5 Lego Club on Tuesdays throughout April from 4 to 5 p.m.
In celebration of Indiana's Bicentennial, the Greene County Historical Society is putting displays in its windows that show how our ancestors lived. The Society is located at 27 S. Washington in Bloomfield. The displays will be changed about every two weeks.

Applications are available for the 26th annual Freedom Festival Scholarship Pageant for college or post-high school vocational training. The scholarship competition is open to any young woman, who will be at least 17 years of age on June 4, 2016, and not exceeding 20 years of age on June 4, 2016, and is currently a student at Linton-Stockton High School (or residing within the Linton-Stockton School Corporation boundaries), or a graduate of Linton-Stockton High School. A $500.00 scholarship will be awarded to the Queen and a $200.00 scholarship will be awarded to the first runner-up. The winner will be crowned on Saturday, June 4, 2016. The Queen will represent the Chamber of Commerce in the Independence Day Parade during the Freedom Festival and serve as an Ambassador during the Festival and for area festivals. Applications are available at the Linton-Stockton Chamber of Commerce, Guidance Office at the Linton-Stockton School Corporation or at www.lintonfreedomfestival.org.

The teen events at the Linton Public Library include: Teen Book Club, monthly meeting to read and discuss various books in teen literature; Teen Tabletop Games, monthly board and tabletop games for the teens to meet and interact with each other; Teen Video Game Tournament, video games to play tournament style in the library on a monthly basis; Teen Movie Night, teen appropriate movie once a month.

Applications are available for the Linton Freedom Festival Princess Pageant. This is open to young ladies who are between the ages of 13 and 16 on or before June 4, 2016, and are currently a student in the Linton-Stockton School Corporation or resides within the Linton-Stockton School Corporation boundaries. The Princess will be crowned on Saturday, June 4, 2016. The Princess and first runner up will receive prize packages from area businesses. The Princess and Court will also be representing the Chamber of Commerce in the Independence Day Parade during the Freedom Festival and serve along side the Linton Freedom Festival Queen and Court as Ambassadors during the Festival and for area festivals. Applications are available at the Linton-Stockton Chamber of Commerce, Guidance Office at the Linton-Stockton School Corporation or at www.lintonfreedomfestival.org.

Bloomfield-Eastern Greene Public Library will be hosting Song Swap and Lessons. All acoustic instruments and skill levels are welcome to come out and "swap songs." Share your songs, teach others how to play them, and learn from others. The host will even provide free guitar or ukulele lessons as time allows. It takes place on the first and third Wednesdays from 6:30-7:30.

The Linton Public Library will host Little Movers every other Thursday at 10:30 AM. This event is for toddlers and preschoolers. Let your little one shake, rattle and roll with this fun hour of music and movement.

The Carnegie Heritage and Arts Center will host music nights the first two Fridays of each month. The first Friday is for Gospel and acoustic instruments, and the second Friday is senior night. Doors open around 6:30. Come bring your instruments and play and sing, or come and listen! All is free and fun. For more info call Fred at 812-798-6191

The Linton Public Library will host Yoga Classes with Leah Gray every Friday morning at 9:30 a.m. Beginners welcome to attend. Please bring your own mat or towel. No charge, but donations are welcome.

Newberry Festival is looking for vendors, car show entries, Little Mister and Little Miss entries and parade entries. People to get in contact with are Veronica Ault/Booths, 812-699-1082, Little Mister and Little Miss, Parade call Melissa Harding 812-699-2633 or email at melhardi@indiana.edu, Car Show call Andy Blanton 812-631-1046 or email at muddawg19@yahoo.com, Judy Moore is the president call 812-381-0193 or email at jkbm2385@yahoo.com. Festival is August 19 and 20. Set up as early as August 18 after 6 p.m. Times for the Festival are Friday at noon - 10 p.m. and Saturday from 8 a.m. until 11 p.m.

The Linton Moose Lodge #1434 new hours have begun which are Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday open at 2 p.m. until close and Friday, Saturday and Sunday open from noon until close.

Newberry will continue to meet the first Monday of every month at 6 p.m. If Monday is a holiday, the meeting will be held on Tuesday.

The Lawrence County Center for Women's Ministries will be hosting a 13-week video driven Bible Study called "Breaking Free" by Beth Moore. The event will be hosted on Fridays at the 1324 K St., Suite 135 location in Bedford. For more information, call 812-675-0651 or email lcwministry@comcast.net.

The Linton Public Library will host Family Movie Matinee every fourth Saturday of the month Enjoy a specially selected movie appropriate for kids of all ages, as well as free popcorn and drinks.

Linton Moose Lodge serves dinner in the family quarters every Saturday Night from 5:30 until 7:30 p.m.

The Center Township Board had established a schedule of regular meetings for the second Tuesday of each month at 7 p.m. at the Center Township Fire Station, located at 11242 East State Road 54 in Bloomfield, commencing on December 8,2015 and continuing on the second Tuesday of each month for the 2016 calendar.

Lyons Senior Citizen Center will be closed on Tuesdays from now on until further notice.

The Linton Public Library will host Kid's Matinee every 4th Saturday of the month for a kid's movie. Free popcorn and drinks.

The Alzheimer's Caregiver Support Group in Sullivan County will meet on the first Tuesday of each month at the Sullivan County Community Hospital at 6 p.m. in the Conference Room. Contact Dayna at (812) 798-0325 with any questions.

The Linton Public Library will host Storytime. This is a great opportunities for toddlers and preschoolers to enjoy terrific books, songs, activities and crafts. This event will take place every other Thursday morning, 10:30 a.m.

Every first and third Tuesday from 6 until 7 p.m. all people who crochet are invited to join us in the Reading Room at the Bloomfield Public Library. The library has a Legacy Project for the Bicentennial Year in which patrons may help, or people are invited to bring their own work and chat with those who come. Beginners are welcome, especially if they bring their own hooks and yarn/thread. The library is especially in need people to help with the stars -- 42 of them in three colors.

Zumbooty will be held at the Owen County YMCA Saturdays from 9:15 until 10:15 a.m. Zumbooty is easy-to-follow Zumba combined with the power of a basic boot camp workout. Cost is $4 per class for Y members, $6 for non-members For more information: www.owencountyymca.org or 812-828-9622
Every second and fourth Tuesday from 6 to 7 p.m. all people who knit are welcome to join the Bloomfield Public Library in the Reading Room. Part of the Legacy Project is knitting as well. Patrons may bring their own projects to work on or get started with needles and yard that the library can provide for their first work.

The Worthington Senior Citizens Center holds a breakfast on the second Thursday of every month from 9 a.m. until 10:30 a.m. On the Last Wednesday of every month there is a pitch-in lunch. Every Tuesday evening at 6:30 there is a Euchre Tournament at a cost of $3. Bid Euchre is played Monday through Saturday at 9 a.m. and Pinochle on Thursday and Friday at 1 p.m. 
Eastern Heights Utilities, Inc. would like to inform their customers of the availability of the 2015 CCR brochure. This brochure is designed to keep customers informed about their water utility and the quality of their drinking water over the past year. This report is available in the Eastern Heights Office, located at 316 North Washington Street in Bloomfield.

The Lyons Senior Citizen center would like to invite everyone to come and check out the center. They have lunch at Noon, Bingo on Mondays at 1 p.m. after lunch. There is also Bingo on the 1st and 2nd Thursdays and on the 2nd Thursday there is a Pitch in. They have Euchre games before lunch and sometimes after lunch. There are a lot of other things we do so you don't want to miss out. If you have any questions you may call Kathy England, Director at 812-384-7934.

The Linton Public Library will host Adult Book Club on the second Monday of every month at 5 p.m. Join us as we read an enlightening selection of fiction or nonfiction. The current month's book can be picked up at the circulation desk. All are welcome.

Bloomfield's Enhance Fitness class is welcoming new participants. Classes are held at the First Baptist Church in Bloomfield and taught by Darlene Jolley. The class is open to men and women and consists of low impact exercise to oldies music and takes place from 10:30 a.m. until 11:30 a.m. on Mondays and Thursdays. No additional equipment is needed but a donation of $1.50 is required. Yoga classes are also available at 9:30 a.m. A mat is required along with a $5 donation.

The Greene County Soil and Water Conservation District Board of Supervisors has altered their meeting times. They will meet in the conference room at the USDA Building in Bloomfield on the first Tuesday of each month. November through March, the meeting will begin at 7 a.m. April to October the meeting will begin at 6 a.m.

Worthington-Jefferson School Directories are available for sale for $15.00. Call Jan at (812) 821-1217 to request one.

The Lyons Senior Citizen Center has BINGO every Monday at 1 p.m. and on the 1st Thursday and the 2nd Thursday of each month. There will be a pitch in lunch before each second Thursday. Please bring a covered dish. Generations is offering Enhance Fitness classes three times a week at the Glenburn's William T. Murphy Center in Linton: Mondays from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m., Wednesdays from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. and Fridays from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. These classes help older adults increase their strength and improve their balance and flexibility. Call Sandy Carpenter at (812) 381-0441 or Alma Kramer at 1-800-742-9002 for more details.

The Worthington Lions Club meetings will now be held on the first Tuesday of the month at 7:30 p.m. at the Municipal Building (Town Hall) in Worthington. New and old members are welcome.

The Linton Public Library will host Lively Ladies the fourth Friday of the month from 1-3 p.m. This program is primarily for ladies of retirement age. We have a wide variety of guest speakers, some light refreshments, and a fun time to relax. Programs and subject matter vary each month, but it's always an enjoyable afternoon.

The Bloomfield Public Library is establishing a bulletin board to be a central spot to look for local job listings and they hope to include any job openings that are within walking distance of Bloomfield town. If area businesses will notify the library when they have an opening, a flyer will be created for them and posted on the bulletin board. For more information, call Tasha Hudson at the library at 384-4125.

Monthly Lyons Veterans Memorial Committee meetings are on the third Monday of each month at 7 p.m. in the basement of the Lyons United Methodist Church.

The Worthington Senior Citizens Center located downtown on N. Commercial St. in Worthington hosts an evening of euchre every Tuesday evening starting at 6:30 p.m. Everyone is welcome. For more information, call the center at 875-2525.

The National Guard Grandmother's Club meets the first Monday of each month at 2 p.m. at the VFW Lodge in Linton.

The Linton Public Library will host Creative Crafternoon on the first Saturday of the month from 1-2 p.m. This event is designed to have fun, be innovative and take home a cool new creation.

The Bloomfield-Eastern Greene County Public Library provides free delivery of materials to any homebound patron living within the service district which includes residents of Richland, Beech Creek, Highland, Center, Taylor and Jackson Townships. Permanent or temporary homebound patrons are encouraged to contact the library at 384-4125 to begin delivery service.

Bloomfield American Legion Memorial Post No. 196 hosts Bingo every Thursday night at 5 p.m., with winner take all.

The VFW Ladies Auxiliary Post 7118 of Linton meets the first Monday of each month.

The Alzheimer's Support Group meets the first Monday of each month at the Switz City Christian Church at 6 p.m. If you have any questions please call Linda at 798-1589.

Meals on Wheels is now available at the Lyons Senior Citizens Center starting at 11:30 a.m. Please call 847-3509 the day before you plan to attend. For those who are homebound and need meals delivered, call 2-1-1 or 1-800-742-9002.

The Lyons Community Food Pantry at 150 East Broad Street (the old fire station) will be open from 4 to 5:30 p.m. the third Monday of every month, and the first Saturday of the month from 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. The pantry serves zip codes 47443 and 47465.

Lebanon Baptist Food Pantry will only be open on the fourth Thursday of each month from 6 to 7:30 p.m.

The Pleasantville United Methodist Church food pantry is now open on the second and fourth Saturdays of the month from 10:30 a.m. until noon.

The Linton Public Library will host Coloring for Grownups on the first Tuesday of the month between 5:30-6:30 p.m. Color your stress away, and join us to relax, socialize and create something beautiful.

ALS (Lou Gehrig's Disease) Support Group: Those with ALS and their loved ones are invited to attend the ALS Association's monthly support group meeting on the second Thursday of the month from 6:30-8 p.m. Location: Comfort Keepers, 4101 E. 3rd St., Bloomington. For more information, contact Leah Iversen at 812-361-9047.