Community Calendar


Community Calendar

MON DEC 18 (Today) – KEURIG CAFÉ OPEN AT FERDINAND LIBRARY – Café is open from 3-4 every Monday afternoon. Teens are invited to hang out in the Teen Room after school for games and snacks.

MON DEC 18 (Tonight) – FAMILY STORY NIGHT AT FERDINAND LIBRARY – Begins at 6 p.m. Participants listen to a few stories and get creative with art. Everyone welcome.

MON DEC 18 (Tonight) – END-OF-MONTH BOOK CLUB MEETS AT DUBOIS LIBRARY – Meets from 6:30-8 p.m. Participants will share books they have read from the library collection and talk to the group about them. Warm drinks, food, and fellowship for everyone. All adults are welcome.

TUE DEC 19 – LOCAL CHAMBERS HOSTING SMALL BUSINESS NETWORKING GROUP – Scheduled from 8:15 to 9:15 a.m. every third Tuesday of the month. Co-hosted by the Huntingburg and Ferdinand Chambers of Commerce to create connections between existing small business owners. The December 21 meeting will be held at the Old School Café in Huntingburg. Everyone is welcome. Chamber membership is not required to attend.

TUE DEC 19 – FAMILY STORYTIME AT JASPER LIBRARY – Begins at 10 a.m. every Tuesday and at 6:30 p.m. every Wednesday. All families welcome to bring children of all ages. No registration necessary.

 TUE DEC 19 – TECH HELP AT JASPER LIBRARY – Scheduled from 1 to 3 p.m. every Tuesday in the library annex. Participants learn how to use all kinds of technology, tablets, phones, laptops, etc. Bring photos and bring or purchase a USB and get help archiving them into a digital format. No registration required.

TUE DEC 19 – KEURIG’S KORNER AT DUBOIS LIBRARY – For middle and high school age kids. Open every Tuesday after school until 5 p.m. Snacks, drinks, and games for the kids, who can also use the time to do homework or just hang out.

TUE DEC 19 – YOUNG ADULTING 101 AT DUBOIS LIBRARY – After school every Tuesday. For middle and high school students. Participants learn how to prepare simple nutritious foods.

TUE DEC 19 – TRIVIA TUESDAY AT FERDINAND LIBRARY – Scheduled after school every Tuesday in the library Teen Room. Play Trivia to earn chances on prizes presented at end of the semester.

TUE DEC 19 – ADULT MOVIE AT FERDINAND LIBRARY – Curtain time 6 p.m. Featured film Finding Father Christmas. Run time 87 minutes. Refreshments will be served.

TUE DEC 19 – AFTER HOURS CARD-OF-THE-MONTH CLUB MEETS AT BIRDSEYE LIBRARY – Scheduled from 6-7:30 p.m. Sylvia will help participants make several new Winter cards. Newcomers are welcome, but are asked to pre-register early due to limited spaces available. This will be Sylvia’s final Card-of-the-Month at the library.

WED DEC 20 – BOOK CELLAR AT JASPER LIBRARY – Scheduled from noon-5 p.m. every Wednesday and from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. the third Saturday of each month. The used book sale is hosted by the Friends of the Library.

WED DEC 20 – BLOOD PRESSURE CHECKS AT BIRDSEYE LIBRARY – The checks are scheduled every Wednesday. Checks are available from 1 to 4 p.m.

WED DEC 20 – AFTER SCHOOL CRAFT AT FERDINAND LIBRARY – Begins at 3:30 p.m. Participants will make a snowman scratch art ornament. Pre-registration requested.

WED DEC 20 – FAMILY STORYTIME AT JASPER LIBRARY – Begins at 6:30 p.m. every Wednesday and at 10 a.m. every Tuesday. All families welcome to bring children of all ages. No registration necessary.

WED DEC 20 – BABY/TODDLER PLAYTIME AT JASPER LIBRARY – Begins at 6:30 p.m. in library annex. Toys will be available for children under 2 years old to play with. No registration required.

THU DEC 21 – STORIES FOR LITTLES AT FERDINAND LIBRARY – Stories and activities for preschool and younger children. The class gets underway at 10:15 every Thursday morning.

THU DEC 21 – ART CLASS FOR HOMESCHOOL STUDENTS AT BIRDSEYE LIBRARY – Scheduled from 1:30-3 p.m.

THU DEC 21 – COMPUTER/TABLET ASSISTANCE AT FERDINAND LIBRARY – Begins at 6 p.m. Participants can come in for assistance with using basic computer skills, email, Overdrive, writing letters, using a tablet, etc. Drop-ins welcome.

THU DEC 21 – COLORING FOR GROWNUPS AT JASPER LIBRARY – Begins at 6:30 p.m. Coloring time for adults minus the kids! No registration required. Use supplies provided by the library or bring your own.

FRI DEC 22 – DEADLINE FOR ACCEPTING SUBSTANCE ABUSE COUNCIL NOMINATIONS – The Dubois County Substance Abuse Council jas been accepting nominations for officers and representatives for 2018. Persons interested in running for a position with the Council need to send a letter of interest, or a letter of nomination, by 12 p.m. (ET) Friday, December 22, to Jim McFaul, Chair, jmcfaul@vinu.edu. After nominations are received, absentee voting will begin at 8 a.m. January 2 and end at 1 p.m. January 9. Officer and representative position terms begin January 31. To be eligible for an elected office or representative position candidates must have attended 50 percent of all Substance Abuse Council meetings over the past 12 months. For officer and representatives job descriptions, or additional details, email jmcfaul@vinu.edu.

FRI DEC 22 – TECHNOLOGY HELP AT DUBOIS LIBRARY – Scheduled from 10 a.m. to noon every Friday. Katherine will help participants with questions about their computer or wireless devices.

SAT DEC 23 – JINGLE BELL JOG IN JASPER RIVERWALK – The Jog, sponsored by D.C. Multi Sport, begins at 9 a.m. in the Dave Buehler Plaza in the Jasper Riverwalk. Everyone welcome.

SAT DEC 23 – SATURDAY AT THE MOVIES 2 AT BIRDSEYE LIBRARY – Curtain time 10:30 a.m. Featured film A Christmas Carol with Jim Carey. Movie rated PG. For “Teens and Tweens.” Popcorn and a drink will be served.

SAT DEC 23 – SANTA’S FINAL APPEARANCE IN DOWNTOWN JASPER – Scheduled from noon to 3 p.m. in Santa’s “Special House” on the Courthouse Square in Jasper. Santa’s appearances have been sponsored by the Greater Downtown Jasper Business Association.

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