Community Calendar


Community Calendar

TUE SEPT 25 (Today) – FAMILY STORYTIME AT JASPER LIBRARY – Begins at 10 a.m. every. All families welcome to bring children of all ages. No registration necessary.

TUE SEPT 25 (Today) – MY BIG PERSON & ME AT DUBOIS LIBRARY – Special story time created for infants through 6 years of age and their caregivers. Scheduled from 11-11:30 every Tuesday morning. Stories, music, movement, and fun for the kids. Pre-registration is required.

TUE SEPT 25 (Today) – TECH HELP AT JASPER LIBRARY – Scheduled from 1 to 3 p.m. every Tuesday. Bring your own devices or use library’s laptops. Participants receive assistance using basic computer skills, email, Overdrive, writing letters, using a tablet, etc. No registration required.

TUE SEPT 25 (Today) – 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 SEPT 25 (Today) – YOUNG ADULTING 101 AT DUBOIS LIBRARY – After school until  p.m. every Tuesday. For middle and high school students. Participants learn how to prepare food, mend clothes, make a budget, and more.

TUE SEPT 25 (Today) – TRIVIA TUESDAY AT FERDINAND LIBRARY – Scheduled at 3:15 p.m. every Tuesday. Play Trivia to earn chances on prizes.

TUE SEPT 25 (Today) – TEEN SNACK DAY AT FERDINAND LIBRARY – Begins at 3:15 p.m. Light snack offered to the tweens and teens in the teen room.

TUE SEPT 25 (Today) – EVENING HOURS AT SOLID WASTE PROCESS CENTER – The Dubois County Solid Waste District is holding a “Twilight Tuesday” event for residents unable to use the center services during the regular daily public hours. The center will be open from 4 to 6 p.m. September 25. Items normally accepted at the process center will be accepted during this time. Items accepted include electronics, TVs, small appliances, household hazardous waste materials (HHW), fluorescent bulbs, cooking oil, large metal items, and tires. Information on acceptable can be found by clicking here. Residents are responsible for unloading their own items and should bring along a helper if unable to do so by themselves. Twilight Tuesda is for Dubois County residents only. No businesses will be accepted.  All items taken during Twilight Tuesday are also accepted during the center’s normal hours of 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday through Friday so residents are asked to reserve this event for those unable to coming regular hours. All regular fees apply. Cards not accepted. The District Process Center is located at 1103 S. 350 West.

TUE SEPT 25 (Tonight) – ADULT BOOK CLUB MEETS AT JASPER LIBRARY – Meets at 6:30 p.m. last Tuesday of each month. New members always welcome. Newcomers can get a copy of current book at the library. The Whip by Karen Kendazian will be discussed.

WED SEPT 26 – PUBLIC WORKSHOP FOR IMPACT JASPER COMPREHENSIVE PLAN – Scheduled from 5:30 to 7 p.m. at the Pavilion in the Parklands, 800 W. 15th Street in Jasper. Residents of all ages, business owners, property owners, and other interested parties invited to attend. Community members and attendees can learn more about the plan, gather information about how to get involved and stay updated, and provide input through various visioning exercises. For more information on the Impact Jasper Comprehensive Plan contact Darla Blazey at 812 482-4255 or dblazey@jasperindiana.gov.

WED SEPT 26 – PM BOOK CLUB MEETS AT FERDINAND LIBRARY – Begins at 6:30 p.m. on the fourth Wednesday of each month. Participants discuss last book selection. Next month’s selection will be passed out at end of meeting. New members welcome. Copies of current book selection available at the library.

THU SEPT 27 – STORIES FOR LITTLES AT FERDINAND LIBRARY – The class gets underway at 10:30 every Thursday morning. Stories and activities for preschool and younger children. Sometimes song, sometimes crafts, and always a story or two.

THU SEPT 27 – BLOOD PRESSURE CHECKS AT BIRDSEYE LIBRARY – The checks are scheduled every Thursday. Checks are available from 2 to 4 p.m.

THU SEPT 27 – KIDS CORNER BOOK CLUB MEETS AT JASPER LIBRARY – Begins at 4 p.m. New club will meet on the fourth Thursday of each month. For young children to introduce basic concepts of picture books and to help the children learn basic comprehensive skills. A picture book will be read and then discussed with the children in greater length. Children will then be asked simple questions to think about. At the end of the meeting the children will vote which book to read next month. Snacks provided.

THU SEPT 27 – FRI SEPT 28 – SAT SEPT 29 – SUNDAY SEPT 30 – HUNTINGBURG HERBSTFEST – Begins with craft show and food booths, carnival rides, and beer garden opening at 5 p.m. Thursday and continues through the Herbstfest Parade at 2 p.m. Sunday. For a complete schedule of the Herbstfest CLICK HERE.

THU SEPT 27 – ADULT CHRISTIAN MOVIE AT BIRDSEYE LIBRARY – Curtain time 5:30 p.m. Featured film Harvest Moon. Movie for adults. Popcorn and refreshments will be served.

THU SEPT 27 – DEMOS FALL CARD PARTY AT JASPER K of C – Doors open at 6 p.m.  Dubois County Democrats’ annual Fall Card Party at the Jasper Knights of Columbus. Complimentary coffee and desserts. Attendance prizes. Everyone welcome.

THU SEPT 27 – “CREATE FRANKENSTEIN” AT FERDINAND LIBRARY – Begins at 6 p.m. Participants will celebrate the 200th anniversary of Mary Shelley’s publication of Frankenstein. Fun group project creating Frankenstein to display at the library. For all ages.

THU SEPT 27 – ADULT CRAFT AT DUBOIS LIBRARY – Begins at 6 p.m. Participants create a Trick-or-Treat sign to hang on door. Adults only. Pre-registration required.

FRI SEPT 28 – JURIED ART EXHIBITION CLOSES IN KREMPP GALLERY – Jasper Community Arts’ 25th annual Juried Art Exhibition, which opened September 5th, in the Krempp Gallery at the Jasper Arts Center, will close today. The exhibit includes a wide variety of media and techniques – watercolor, oil, acrylic, prints, photography, collage, sculpture, and graphite, consisting of two and three-dimensional work by artists from Indiana and its contiguous states or former residents. The Krempp Gallery is open today from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.

FRI SEPT 28 – 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.

FRI SEPT 28 – STEAM AT FERDINAND LIBRARY – Begins at 3:30 p.m. (no other information available).

SAT SEPT 29 – HUNTINGBURG FARMERS MARKET OPEN –Open from 7-10 a.m. in the Memorial Gym parking lot. Local farmers and vendors, fresh fruits, produce, and more. The Huntingburg Farmers Market is open every Saturday through October.

SAT SEPT 29 – JASPER FARMERS MARKET OPEN – Open from 8 a.m. to noon on the green north of the Jasper Train Depot. Producer-only market that requires vendors or their families to grow what is being sold. Market also welcomes local artisans who bring clothing, lawn décor, soaps, paper crafts, jewelry, and more. The Jasper Farmers Market is open every Saturday through October 6.

SAT SEPT 29 – WALK TO END ALZHEIMER’S ON JASPER RIVERWALK – Registration at 9 a.m. Opening ceremony – the Promise Garden Ceremony – starts at 9:45. The 2 mile walk begins at 10. For additional information or to register as a team or individual contact Sommer Lally at kyinwalk@alz.org or CLICK HERE.

SAT SEPT 29 – FAMILY STORYTIME AT JASPER LIBRARY – Begins at 10 a.m. For families with children of all ages. No registration required.

SAT SEPT 29 – KNITTING HATS WITH A LOOM AT FERDINAND LIBRARY – Scheduled from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Easy step-by-step knitting instructions using a round loom. All supplies and snacks provided. Pre-registration suggested, but not required.

SAT SEPT 29 – FRIGHT FEST AT BIRDSEYE LIBRARY – Begins at 10 a.m. Halloween movies (rated G and PG) will be shown all day. Halloween crafts will be on the table to sit and do while watching the movies.

SAT SEPT 29 – CELEBRATION SINGERS PERFORM AT HUNTINGBURG HERBSTFEST – Performance begins at 4 p.m. in the performance tent on the midway in Huntingburg City Park. The public is invited. The program will last approximately one hour and will feature patriotic numbers and well-known favorites.

SUN SEPT 30 – SONNTAGE MITTAGESSEN (SUNDAY LUNCH) AT SCHNITZELBANK – Scheduled from 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Drive through only. $10 per meal (fried chicken, bratwurst, or pulled pork barbecue, German fries, baked beans, law, dessert). Tickets available at the Jasper Chamber of Commerce, the Schnitzelbank, or from the Jasper High School exchange students. Sponsored by Sisters Cities of Jasper, Inc. to benefit the JHS German Exchange Program.

SUN SEPT 30 – SPECIAL OLYMPICS FUNDRAISER AT JASPER K OF C – Scheduled from 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. The Jasper Knights of Columbus Chicken and Pork Chop Fundraiser will benefit Dubois County Special Olympics. $9 a plate (1/2 BBQ chicken or BBQ pork chop, potato salad, baked beans. Everyone welcome.

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