Saturday, June 25
Linton Moose Lodge presents Keith Enochs and Jerry Raines, show starts at 8:30 p.m.
Lyons Legion Post 479 will host "Tribute to Elvis Night," featuring Elvis tribute artist Carl Poe. The event will take place from 8 p.m. to 10 p.m. at the Lyons Legion on West Broad Street in Lyons. Open to the public, children are welcome, no smoking.
March to the Park Saturday, June 25. Meet at Cooper Commons and enjoy a stroll to McCormick's Creek State Park as part of the Centennial Celebration. Lunch, live music, programs, and shuttle service back to Cooper Commons. A great family event! Register now at www.FriendsMcCormicksCreek.org. Early registration is just $2.
Members of the Eastern Greene graduating class of 1971, please plan to attend the 45th reunion at 6 p.m. (meet and greet) at the Bedford American Legion Dining Room. A buffet dinner meal will be served at 6:45 p.m. Cost is $16/person including gratuities. Please let Nancy Clensy email@example.com know if you plan to attend by Friday, June 17 so food order can be guaranteed. Please pass this information along to family members and friends who are from the Eastern Greene graduating class of 1971.
Greene County Master Gardeners are having a Plant Sale from 9a.m. - 1 p.m . at the Linton Farmers Market. The market will be in the Linton City Hall parking lot and will have lots of great plants from our gardeners.
The Bloomfield-Eastern Greene County Public Library will host Sports Fan Movie Day from 10:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Spend a day watching your favorite sports movies. Snacks and sodas will be provided, with pizza for lunch! Grades 7-12 welcome.
Open Arms will be hosting Braxton Mann's Eagle Scout program, which is sponsored by the Boy Scouts of America. The event will involve educating those that attend about outdoor skills from 10 a.m. until 3 p.m. Mike Miller will also be teaching archery. Those interested in attending need to RSVP by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or calling 812-659-2533.
Sunday, June 26
Retiring after 41 years of teaching, and Open House will be held for Ben Helms from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. at the Word of Life Fellowship Church east of Bloomfield on Hwy 54.
Linton Moose Lodge will be offering free food all day and open mic at 4 p.m.
Linton Assembly of God presents Adam Crabb of the Crabb Family and The Gaither Vocal Band, at 7 p.m. at the band shell at Humphrey's Park. This is an all-ages free event featuring Christian music, all are welcome and encouraged to attend.
The Greene County Humane Society will host a mobile low-cost pet vaccine clinic at the shelter from noon to 3 p.m. The shelter is located at 1026 North 1375 West in Linton. Call Rene at 812-847-4780.
Post Commander Bud Erler would like to announce a Post Installation Ceremony for the First Presence Catholic War Veterans Post 1976, to take place at Saint John the Evangelist Parish Center, 408 Church Street in Loogootee. The ceremony will take place immediately following the 10:30 a.m. Mass.
The Linton Public Library will host Dan O'Brien, who will be speaking about Hoosier novels that have been adapted into movies, such as "The Fault in Our Stars" and "A Christmas Story" at 1 p.m.
Dugger First Christian Church presents Vacation Bible School. The theme is "Deep Sea Discovery" from June 26 to June 29 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Closing program will take place Wednesday at 7 p.m. A pool party will take place Wednesday from 8 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Monday, June 27
The James Gang Carnival come to Linton at Humphrey's Park as part of the Linton Freedomn Festival. The carnival will run through July 4. Bracelets will be available each night for $20, they will be $15 on Tuesday and Thursday evenings.
Linton Chapter 168 of NARFE will meet in the conference room of the Greene County General Hospital at 4;30 p.m. All active and retired federal employees and their guests are welcome.
Tuesday. June 28
The Bloomfield-Eastern Greene County Public Library will host a Super Smash Bros. Tournament from 3 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. Compete to become the Super Smash Bros Champion! The winner will receive a prize! Registration is required. Grades 7-12 welcome.
Portions of Lone Tree Rd. from S.R. 54 to 1000 N will be closed for culvert replacements from June 27 to July 1 from 6:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
The Glenburn Home will host senior bingo for local residents age 55 and up at the West Shelter house in Humphreys Park at 2 p.m. Admission is free.
Wednesday, June 29
Linton Moose Lodge presents "Cheeseburger Wednesdays", from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Cheeseburger and fries for $5.50.
Thursday, June 30
The Dugger Masonic Lodge 721 will hold a meeting, visiting brethren are welcome. Dinner is at 6 p.m., working FC degree at 7 p.m.
The Bloomfield-Eastern Greene County Public Library will host Song Name Trivia from 1 p.m. - 3 p.m. Listen to pieces of songs and try to name the song and artist. The winning team will receive a prize. Grades 7-12 welcome.
The Linton Public Library will host Kickboxing 101 at 4 p.m. Come out and learn some new moves and a new sport.
Memory Makers Quilt Club will meet at 6:30 p.m. in the Community Room of the Bloomfield-Greene County Public Library at 125 South Franklin Street in Bloomfield. June Query will present the program at the meeting. For inquiries, call Juanita Hoffmann at 812-876-2827.
Friday, July 1
Jeff and Sheri Foster will be performing at the Bloomfield High School gym at 7 p.m., presented by local churches. Admission is $10 at the door.
Saturday, July 2
American Legion Auxiliary Unit 479 of Lyons will hold their monthly breakfast from 7 a.m. to 11 a.m. at the post home. Menu: Bacon or sausage-patty or link; eggs your way; biscuits and gravy; fried potatoes and/or pancakes for $7. The public is welcome and invited to attend.
The Linton-Stockton High School Class of 1996 will hold their 20 year reunion at 6 p.m. at Legion Park in Linton. Cost is $20 per adult to cover catering and live music. Please contact Troy Ogden at email@example.com or Ryan Irish at firstname.lastname@example.org to R.S.V.P.
Sunday, July 3
The descendents of George and Susan Frye will meet for the 49th annual reunion at the Worthington First Baptist Church Fellowship Hall at the corner of Dayton and Park Streets. This will be a pitch-in meal, at 1 p.m.
Henry Dwyer VFW 9297 Post, Crane, Indiana will be hosting its Independence Day Dinner and Fireworks. The Post will BBQ the meat for our pitch-in dinner. All that is asked is that you bring a side dish, your appetite, and a lawn chair. We will have entertainment for all ages, including live music and a DJ. Dinner starts at 6 p.m. At dusk, we will start our fireworks show.
Monday, July 4
The City of Linton would like to inform residents that there will be no trash pick-up for July 4. Regular tras pick-up will resume on Tuesday, July 5
Linton Civitan Club will hold its annual Fourth of July Ham & Egg Breakfast from 6 a.m. to 9 a.m. at the Linton Fire Station. Advance tickets are available for $6 adult and $4 per child. Tickets at the door will be $7 per adult and $4 per child. Advance tickets may be purchased at Smith Printing, Correll's LP Gas, and Linton Family Pharmacy.
Tuesday, July 5
The Democratic Club meeting will be July 5 at 6 p.m. in the East Shelter House at Linton City Park. This is only a business meeting, there will be no food or drinks served.
Thursday, July 7
The Linton Public Library will host National Geographic's 2015/2016 Adventurer of the Year Lonnie Bedwell, who will speak about his life and adventures at 6 p.m.
The Lyons Senior Citizen Center will have the "Country Classic Band" from 3 p.m. - 6 p.m. There will be a meal served for donations only. If you have any questions you may call Kathy England at 812-384-7934.
The regular monthly meeting of the Greene County Sheriff's Merit Board will meet at 6 p.m. in the conference room at the Greene County Jail. The Jail is located at 204 County Road 70 East, at the east edge of Bloomfield.
Lyons Senior Citizen Center will have the "Country Classic Band" from 3 - 6 p.m. There will be a meal served for donations only. If you have any questions you may call Kathy England at 812-384-7934.
Friday, July 8
Parkview Village Christian Care annual charity golf scramble will take place at noon, at the Old Country Club of Vincennes. For more information, or to register your team, call 812-636-3000
The Linton Public Library will host Don Miller for a comedy-magic show at 6:30 p.m.
The Wright Township Volunteer Fire Department will host its annual July 4 breakfast from 6 a.m. to 9 a.m. in Midland.
Glenburn Home will have a Pie Sale from 8 a.m. - 2 p.m., in the Family Room of the facility. Proceeds will go to the Generations Meals on Wheels program. If you have questions, contact Nancy at 847-2221, ext 125
Saturday, July 9
Lyons Senior Citizen Center will have their monthly Breakfast from 7 a.m. - 10 a.m. For donations only. Meal same as always. If you have any questions you may call Kathy England at 812-384-7934
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 open class fair will be from July 9 to 15. Entries will take place July 9 from 9 a.m. to noon. The nominal entry fee is 50 cents per item. Crafts, sewing, baking, flowers and gardening are a few of the things that can be entered. Catalogs are available at the Extension office, which can be reached at 812-659-2122. Exhibits will be released July 15 from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m.
The annual Mowery Reunion will be held from noon until 5:00 p.m. at the Lincoln Christian Church Fellowship Hall, located at the corner of 800W and Terre Haute Road.
Monday, July 11
The Joy of Jesus Signers will present a program of music and signing in the Glenburn Family Room at 7 p.m. Visitors are welcome to attend.
Classmates of the Central High School graduating class of 1966 will celebrate their 50th anniversary, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the Lyons Community building.
American Legion Auxilary Unity 479 at Lyons will hold their monthly steak/chicken/pork chop dinner from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Steak and sides is $15, two pork chops and sides are $12 and chicken and sides is $10. Sides include baked potato, macaroni and cheese, brocolli and/or salad. Sides are a choice of two options. Public is welcome.
The Roach family will hold their 75th annual reunion for the descendants of Henry and Rachel (Messenger) Roach, at the Walnut Grove Community Building in Bloomfield. There will be a pitch-in basket dinner at 12:30 p.m. and a group photo will be taken prior to the meal.
Bloomfield First Baptist Church in partnership with Tulip Church of God is holding their annual Vacation Bible School July 17 to July 21 from 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Dinner will be served each evening. VBS is open to all kids from ages 3 years to 6th grade. All 3 year olds are required to have a parent accompany and stay with their child throughout the evening. Come join the fun as we explore CAVE QUEST and go spelunking through deep dark caves with Jesus as our light. There will be music, games, crafts, and stories galore. VBS will be held at the First Baptist Church located at 500 Lincoln Drive. For more information and pre-registration call 812-394-8459 or email your inquiry to: email@example.com.
A celebration is planned for the Peter Hasler Sr. Family at the New Fire House at West Gate, Scotland, Indiana. Registration begins at 11 a.m. with a pitch in lunch at 12:30 p.m. All family members and friends are invited for our 9th gathering. For information, contact John Hasler at 812-863-7324.
The Johnson Family reunion will be at the Odon Park Friendship building in Odon. All descendants of Hiram and Lucinda Johnson, families and friends are welcome. Building opens at 11:30 a.m. Pitch-in lunch with meats and drinks provided at 12:30 p.m. Family meeting, live auction and door prizes to follow. All welcome.
The Greene County Advisory Planning Committee meeting scheduled for today has been cancelled.
The Lyons Senior Citizen Center will have the "Country Classic Band" from 3 p.m. - 6 p.m. There will be a meal serves for donations only. If you have any questions you may call Kathy England at 812-384-7934.
Saturday, July 30
The Descendants of Mearl and Golda Clifford will hold an annual reunion at noon at the Sandborn Community Building in Sandborn. There will be a carry in basket dinner.
Saturday, August 6
Switz City High School will have a 40's and 50's reunion at the Christian Church in Switz City. Invitations will be sent, but please pass the word, as some addresses are out of date or unknown. Anyone with information or wanting information please call Martha Roach at 812-847-2931
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.
Sunday, September 25
5K & 10K Trail Run/Walk at McCormick's Creek State Park Sunday, September 25, 2:00pm. Packet pick up and on-site registration at Nature Center at 1:00pm.
Hosted by Friends of McCormick's Creek and Owen County YMCA. Register online at http://www.friendsmccormickscreek.org/YM... or at the YMCA.
For more information: www.owencountyymca.org or 812-828-9622
Ongoing & Future Events
Bloomfield First Baptist Church in partnership with Tulip Church of God is holding their annual Vacation Bible School on July 17 through the 21st from 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Dinner will be served each evening. VBS is open to all kids from ages 3 years old thru 6th grade. All 3 year olds are required to have a parent accompany and stay with their child throughout the evening. Come join the fun as we explore CAVE QUEST and go spelunking through deep dark caves with Jesus as our light. There will be music, games, crafts, and stories galore. VBS will be held at the First Baptist Church located at 500 Lincoln Drive. For more information and pre-registration call 812-394-8459 or email your inquiry to: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Linton Moose Lodge invites all to its "Cheeseburger Wednesdays," with all drinks 50 cents off, and its Saturday breakfasts, every Saturday from 8 a.m. to 11 a.m.
Fairview Cemetery is currently cleaning up the grounds after the holiday weekend. Please have all decorations, flowers, statues etc. removed from the cemetery unless secured in permanently attached vases or on temporary floral paddles. Other decorations should be removed by June 4. Please be respectful of thye grounds and families with interred loved ones at Fairview,. The cemetery staff is not responsible for accidents to unsecured items, although every attempt is made to be respectful. Any questions, cal Sharon Sparks at 812-798-8256.
The A.M. Risher Family Aquatic Swim Center hosts a fitness hour at 6 p.m. on Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays throughout the summer with lap swimming and low impact aerobics. Admission is $4 and is not covered by pool passes. A styrofoam noodle is also required for the aerobics session.
Dugger Union School is offering the Bill Aydelotte ($4,000), Edna Coyner ($1,000) and the Clarence Stegemoller ($1,000) scholarships. Applications are available in Dugger, at the post office as well as the town hall. Mail completed applications to: Greene County Foundation 4513 W. State Rd 54 Bloomfield IN 47424. For info call 812-659-3142
"Griefshare", grief recovery seminar and support, will meet at Glenburn Home in Linton each Friday, from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. beginning on June 17. Griefshare features nationally recognized experts on grief recovery topics. Seminar sessions include "Is This Normal?', "The Challenges of Grief," "Grief and Your Relationships," "Why?," and "Guilt and Anger." For more information, call Cindy Buskirk or Le Ann Petit at 812-847-2221.
The Worthington cemetery board has requested that all cemetery decorations that are in the ground be removed by June 5. If not removed, they will be destroyed.
The Bloomfield Summer Food Program will begin Monday, May 23rd. This is a free lunch program for children ages 1-18. Lunch will be served from 11:30-12:30 at the 1st Christian Church located at the corner of Spring Street and Jefferson Street. No lunch will be served on Monday, May 30th or Monday, July 4th.
Calling all Worthington Jefferson High School alumni, teachers, students, -mark your calendars for Saturday, June 11, 4-8 p.m., Worthington elementary school. Come out and help celebrate W-J school, and see old classmates, and friends. Dinner reservations can be made by calling Doug Neumeyer at 317-702-8512.
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 email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org 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 email@example.com.
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.
Register today for Open Arms 4th Annual Spirit Sprint 5K Run/Walk on June 4 at Worthington City Park. A chip-timed event for runners and walkers. A Kids Run will start at 8:00 a.m. The 5K will start at 8:30 a.m. Medals will be awarded and door prizes will be given out. The proceeds will benefit the ministries of Open Arms at Switz City. Register online at openarmschristian.com or email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 812-659-2533 for more information.
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.
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 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
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 email@example.com, Car Show call Andy Blanton 812-631-1046 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org, Judy Moore is the president call 812-381-0193 or email at email@example.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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
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 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.
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.
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 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 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.
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.
Ground flowers need to be off of the Mt. Moria Cemetary lawn by June 4 for mowing purposes.
SON Ministries Inc. will be hosting its summer food program at the East shelter house in Linton, Lawton Street Christian Church in Jasonville, Lyons Community Building in Lyons and Hinchman Building in Worthington. Free lunches will be served from noon to 1 p.m. for kids 18 and under.
The Bloomfield-Eastern Greene County Public Library will have Tot's Time on Tuesdays at 10:30 a.m., Preschool Pals on Thursdays at 10:30 a.m. and Ready Readers on Tuesdays at 1:30 p.m.
The Eastern branch of the Bloomfield-Eastern Greene County Public Library will have Tot's Time on Mondays at 10:15 a.m., Preschool Story Time on Wednesdays at 10:15 a.m., Fun Times on Wednesdays at 3:30 p.m., Book Club for grades eight and up at 7 p.m. discussing "Paper Towns" and book clubs for grades four to seven on Tuesdays at 3 p.m. discussing "Shiloh."
Farmer's Market Entertainment will host events on Fridays from 4 p.m. - 7 p.m. on the corner of Spring and Frankling. There will be a country spirit band on June 3, a costumed pet parade on June 10, yoga with Stacey Corbin on June 17 and music by Drew Haywood on June 24.
Starting Monday, June 6, Virigl Franklin will be doing a drum rhythm every other week with the summer food program at the Linton location. Beginning June 13, Michelle Ellett and Debbie Corbin from Linton First Christian Church will be doing various activities with the kids every other Monday at the Linton location. For the week of June 13 to June 17, the Bible Way Youth Leaders will be at the Linton location.
The Linto Public Library's summer hours took effect May 31. It will now close at 6 p.m. on Monday through Sunday until after Labor Day in September.
The Linton Public Library's summer reading program will be taking place until July 9. This year's theme is "On Your Mark, Get Set, Read!"
The Linton Public Library will host Coloring for Grownups on the first Tuesday of every month from 5 p.m. to 6 p.m.
The Linton Public Library will have Creative Crafternoon on the first Saturday of the month from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. Linton Public Library's Adult Book Club will meet on the second Monday of every month at 5 p.m. The current month's book can be picked up at the circulation desk.
Yoga classes with Leah Gray will be held at the Linton Public Library every Friday at 9:30 a.m. Attendents are asked to bring their own mat. There will be no charge but donations are welcome.
Lively Ladies will meet at the Linton Public Library every fourth Friday of the month from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. The program is primarily for ladies of retirement age and will have a variety of speakers, some light refreshments and a fun time to relax. Subjects will vary by month.
The Linton Public Library will have Family Movie Matinee every Friday at 1:30 p.m. during the Summer Reading Program, where a family sports movie will be shown. Popcorn, soda and candy will be provided.
The Linton Public Library will have Little Movers and Storytime for preschoolers during the Summer Reading Program, which will have stories, crafts and fun activities. Weekly events will take place for kindergarteners through teenagers for each age group and will have games, make cool stuff and the chance to meet some active people who are involved in interesting sports and activities.
The American Legion Post 22 in Linton will be having its regular meeting at 7 p.m. rather than 8 p.m. on the second and last Thursday of every month.