Artist assistance available
Representatives of the statewide Indiana Arts Commission will make their only visit to Southern Indiana from 1 to 3 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 4, at the Clarksville Town Hall, 2000 Broadway, Clarksville.
The IAC representatives will explain an opportunity for Hoosier artists in the areas of crafts, design, media arts, photography and visual arts to apply for up to $2,000 to strengthen their individual artistic and business skills through a variety of means. Those means are tailored to each individual artist’s needs and include professional instruction, consultation, travel, purchase of equipment, completing a body of work or mounting an exhibit.
Money on your mind?
Nancy Hudson, HHS Agent for the Clark County Purdue Extension Office, will be hosting a series on money management. The Money Matters series will be held at the Charlestown Library, 51 Clark Road, Charlestown.
Dates and topics for the series are as follows:
• Grocery and drugstore savings — 6:30 p.m. Monday, Jan. 6
• Going once, going twice, sold! — 6:30 p.m. Feb. 3
There is no charge for the program, but preregistration is appreciated. To register, call 812-256-4591.
Chicken dinner set for Jan. 10
The Knights of Columbus, 225 E. Market St., Jeffersonville, will sponsor an all-you-can-eat chicken dinner from 6 to 8 p.m. Jan. 10 at the K of C. Hall.
The menu of chicken, green beans, macaroni and cheese, potatoes and gravy, slaw, drink and dessert is $8. A large portion of the proceeds will be given to charity.
Tour New Zealand at the library
The New Albany-Floyd County Public Library is hosting the monthly midday Meet & Mingle at 11:30 a.m. Jan. 6 in the Strassweg Auditorium.
Uwe and Kathy Eickmann will be recalling their experiences in touring the bottom of the world in New Zealand.
Traveling by car, they enjoyed seeing many strange and wonderful sights — penguins and seals, rare birds, Maori natives, glaciers and snow-capped mountains, huge inland lakes and more. They will have photographs that capture the natural beauty of this island country.
Coffee and refreshments will be provided.