COMMUNITY CALENDAR

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SAT OCT 1 – LAST DAY HUNTINGBURG FARMERS MARKET IS OPEN – Open from 7 to 11 a.m. the Huntingburg Market has been held in the Farmers Market Pavilion in Market Street Park, 507 N. Main Street. Everyone welcome.

SAT OCT 1 – JASPER FARMERS MARKET IS OPEN – The Jasper Farmers Market is open from 8 a.m. to noon behind the Thyen-Clark Cultural Center off 4th Street in Jasper (214 4th Street). Everyone welcome. Final market scheduled October 8.

SAT OCT 1 – FAMILY SAFETY DAY & TOUCH A TRUCK EVENT AT JASPER LIBRARY – Scheduled from 10 a.m. to noon. Families invited to a family safety day and touch a truck event. Safety Sam will teach participants all about ATV safety. Community Helpers will bring their vehicles for families to explore. Community Service stations will be set up throughout the library. Bring your weather radios to be programmed at no charge. Parents encouraged to participate.

SAT OCT 1 – FIRST SATURDAY BOOK SALE AT DUBOIS LIBRARY – Scheduled from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wide selection to choose from. Everyone welcome.

SAT OCT 1 – HEART OF JASPER DINNER ON MAIN STREET FUNDRAISER – Begins at 5 p.m. with a happy hour on North Main Street. A 21 and older event. Participants will enjoy delicious marinated pork and chicken fajitas prepared with food donated from local farms. Music provided by Sparrow and Crandall, margaritas by Los Bravos, and a cash bar served by Headquarters. The Happy Hour will feature music, margaritas, drinks, and chips and salsa. Dinner will begin at 6 o’clock served as a fajita bar with pork, chicken, and grilled vegetables along with rice, beans, tortillas, and all the fixings you need for your “perfect-for-you” fajitas. Vegetarian and gluten-free options. To complete their meals each guest will receive cake balls from MamaBird Baking Company packaged for you to enjoy at the Fiesta or take home with you. Everyone welcome.

MON OCT 3 – BEGINNING OIL PASTEL CLASS AT DUBOIS LIBRARY – Scheduled from 1-2 p.m. Participants must pre-register.

MON OCT 3 – MOTIVATIONAL MONDAY AT FERDINAND LIBRARY – Begins at 3:15 p.m. every Monday. Teens can enjoy the Young Adult Room after school any day, but on Mondays there will be something to eat or something extra to enjoy.

MON OCT 3 – KIDS CANVAS PAINTING AT FERDINAND LIBRARY – Begins at 3:30 and 6 p.m. Participants paint a “friendly ghost” using their handprints. Registration required.

MON OCT 3 – ADULT CRAFT AT DUBOIS LIBRARY – “Boo” Block painting scheduled from 5-8 p.m. Participants paint a fun Halloween block decoration. Pre-registration required.

MON OCT 3 – STEM QUEST AT JASPER LIBRARY – Scheduled from 5:30-7 p.m. STEM Quest offers participants a fun way to increasde their STEM skills and work at their own pace through a variety of STEM toys and games. For ages 8 and up. Parents encouraged to participate.

TUE OCT 4 – CHAIR YOGA AT FERDINAND LIBRARY – Scheduled from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. every Tuesday. Class conducted by Chelsea Brewer of Purdue Extension. Activity is accessible for all abilities. Registration is preferred at www.jdcpl.us.

TUE OCT 4 – STORIES FOR LITTLES/FAMILY STORYTIME AT FERDINAND LIBRARY – Begins at 10 a.m. every Tuesday. Participants enjoy stories, songs, and crafts.

TUE OCT 4 – GENEALOGY HELP DESK OPEN AT JASPER LIBRARY – Open from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Scheduled every Tuesday.

TUE OCT 4 – FAMILY STORYTIME AT JASPER LIBRARY – Begins at 10 a.m. Everyone welcome.

TUE OCT 4 – CREATIVE CORNER AT FERDINAND LIBRARY – Scheduled after school every Tuesday. Program designed for teens to create to their heart’s content.

TUE OCT 4 – BINGO & COFFEE AT JASPER LIBRARY – Scheduled from 6-7:30 p.m. For adults and teens. Prizes for all winners. Free event. No registration required.

TUE OCT 4 – TAI CHI CLASS AT COUNTY MUSEUM – Scheduled from 6:30-7:30 p.m. every  Tuesday in room three at the Dubois County Museum, in Jasper. Tai Chi Master Joe Weigant is taking all registrations and collecting fees. To register email joe@tristateholisticwellness.com or on Facebook at Facebook.com/joey.weigantFacebook.com/tri-stateholisticwellnes.

WED OCT 5 – KNOT JUST KNITTING AT JASPER LIBRARY – Scheduled from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. This group meets on the first Wednesday morning of each month to enjoy knitting, crochet, and other needlecraft. Bring your needlecrafts and come share tips, hints, and conversation.

WED OCT 5 – THU OCT 6 – MAKERSPACE OFFICE HOURS AT JASPER LIBRARY – Scheduled from 1-4 p.m. each day. The MakerSpace office hours allow Makers to get more assistance with DIY projects and answers to questions. Library staff will be in the MakerSpace during this time to offer a little more one-on-one time. Call ahead or just drop by.

WED OCT 5 – JASPER LIONS CLUB MEETS – Meeting begins at noon every Wednesday at the Jasper Knights of Columbus. New members always welcome. First year free to all newcomers. For additional information about the Jasper Lions Club call 812 309-9548.

WED OCT 5 – COMPUTER ASSISTANCE AT HUNTINGBURG LIBRARY – Scheduled from 1-2 p.m. every Wednesday. Everyone welcome.

WED OCT 5 – TEEN CRAFTERNOON AT JASPER LIBRARY – Scheduled from 4-5 p.m. All teens and tweens invited. Free event. Participants will design different crafts each time in drop in style craft. No registration required. Craft will be available for an hour or while supplies last.

THU OCT 6 – BABY STORYTIME & SENSORY PLAY AT JASPER LIBRARY – Scheduled from 10-11 a.m. For children 0-2. Fun board books will be read to the little ones along with a few songs or other age-appropriate  interactive activities with Playtime afterwards.

THU OCT 6 – STORIES FOR LITTLES/FAMILY STORYTIME AT FERDINAND LIBRARY – Begins at 10 a.m. every Thursday. Participants enjoy stories, songs, and crafts. Everyone welcome.

THU OCT 6 – AFTERNOON BOOK CLUB MEETS AT FERDINAND LIBRARY – Scheduled from 2-3:30 p.m. All adults welcome. Contact library for additional information.

THU OCT 6 – CURIOSITY CAFE FOR TEENS AT JASPER LIBRARY – Begins at 4 p.m. Teens enjoy a variety of different activities each week including snacks, crafts, and games. All teens welcome.

THU OCT 6 – GERMAN AMERICAN DAY AT JASPER LIBRARY – Scheduled from 6-7;30 p.m. Participants celebrate German American Day at the library by learning about the variety of genealogy resources available in local libraries.  Staff members will share materials available at the library and online that can help further your family research. Come with questions and leave with new tools and ideas. You can share your stories and travels.

FRI OCT 7 – HEALTHY HEARTS WALKING CLUB MEETS IN CHARLES NIEHAUS PARK. – Meets at 8 a.m. every Friday. Hosted by Huntingburg Library. Register by calling 812 683-2052.

FRI OCT 7 – CHAIR YOGA AT DUBOIS LIBRARY – Chair Yoga with Fire Horse Yoga begins at 9 a.m. every Friday.


 

TOYS & DOLLS EXHIBIT OPEN AT COUNTY MUSEUM – The new temporary exhibit features a collection of toys and showcases the many dolls the museum has collected from collectors over the years.  The exhibit will be open through October. Museum hours are 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturdays, and 1-4 p.m. Sundays. Closed on Mondays.