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Indiana Governor's Council for People with Disabilities
11/01/2018
Living Empowered! Supported Decision-Making: An Alternative to Guardianship

Indiana Governor's Council for People with Disabilities

NOVEMBER 19, 2018Onsite Check-In: 8:30—9 AM ESTProgram: 9—11:30 AM EST The right to direct and control one’s own life is a fundamental right for EVERYONE — including people with disabilities, chronic illness and older adults. Just like everyone else, these individuals may need assistance in ...

IUPUC
10/03/2018
Alva to speak at IUPUC leadership speaker series

IUPUC

Iraq war veteran and LGBTQ rights activist Eric Alva will speak at 5:30 p.m. Thursday in the Summerville Room at the Columbus Learning Center as part of the Excellence in Leadership Initiative Speaker Series, sponsored by Student Affairs at IUPUC. The event is free and open to the public. The first....

Hunter Spalding’s Suicide Prevention, Awareness, and Mental Health Project
09/12/2018
Hunter Spalding’s Suicide Prevention, Awareness, and Mental Health Project

Hunter Spalding’s Suicide Prevention, Awareness, and Mental Health Project

Powerful and real responses from students and teachers asked to describe suicide in their own words. It's a class project one Columbus North Senior is taking very seriously. According to the American Foundation of Suicide Prevention, the CDC says overall suicide is the 10th leading cause of death in...

Columbus Indiana News
08/21/2018
Columbus Indiana News

Columbus Indiana News

Ethnic Expo deadlines approach for vendors, parade
Ethnic Expo is reminding vendors that Aug. 31 is the deadline to apply for food and bazaar booths for the event, which is Oct. 12 and 13 outside Columbus City Hall. The two-day festival, which fosters understanding and appreciation for the city’s diverse population, is celebrating its 35th year. This year’s host country is France.

Columbus Indiana News
08/21/2018
Columbus Indiana News

Columbus Indiana News

Special Dogs & More reaches crowdfunding goal to move downtown
A hotdog restaurant in the FairOaks Mall that employs individuals with emotional and intellectual disabilities will relocate to downtown Columbus later this year after reaching its goal in a fundraising campaign. Special Dogs & More plans to move to the former Eagles Club at 217 Washington St., located across from the Bartholomew County Courthouse, sometime

IndyStar
08/16/2018
IndyStar

IndyStar

Breaking: Federal authorities say they've arrested suspects in the defacing of a Hamilton County synagogue with anti-Semitic graffiti.

08/13/2018

People trail users: A portion of the People Trail in Columbus from 25th Street to National Road will be temporarily closed for construction repairs from Wednesday through Friday.

For more information: Call 812-376-2599

IndyStar
08/02/2018
IndyStar

IndyStar

CEOs from Eli Lilly, Anthem, Pacers Sports & Entertainment and more write that, after the Carmel synagogue defacement, it is time for Indiana lawmakers hate crime legislation.

The Republic newspaper
08/02/2018
The Republic newspaper

The Republic newspaper

All Indiana public housing units smoke-free effective this week

The Equal Rights Center
06/06/2018
The Equal Rights Center

The Equal Rights Center

Although the legal implications of the disappointing 7-2 decision of the Masterpiece case have been hotly debated this week, it is imperative that civil rights supporters recognize the larger political and strategic context in which it occurred. Further, the decision and resulting coverage have chilling implications beyond the narrow legal decision issued this week.

Columbus Indiana News
05/23/2018
Columbus Indiana News

Columbus Indiana News

BCSC offers Summer Food Service

BARTHOLOMEW COUNTY, Ind.–Bartholomew Consolidated School Corporation recently announced it would be taking part in the Summer Food Service Program. That means free meals will be offered to all children 18 and under along with mentally or physically disabled individuals 18 years and older who are in a state-approved education program. Free meals will be provided to all children without charge and are the same for all children. There will be no discrimination in the course of meal service.

Free meals will be provided at the sites below:

FOUNDATION FOR YOUTH
June 4-August 3 (Closed July 4)
Breakfast: 7:30-8 a.m.
Lunch: 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

CSA LINCOLN ELEMENTARY
May 31-August 3 (Closed July 4)
Breakfast: 8-8:30 a.m.
Lunch: Noon-1 p.m.

CENTRAL MIDDLE SCHOOL
June 4-June 22 (Closed July 4)
Breakfast: 8-8:30 a.m.
Lunch: 11:30 a.m.-Noon

BARTHOLOMEW COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY
June 4-July 31 (Closed July 4)
Lunch: Noon-1 p.m.

9th STREET PARK, MORNINGSIDE & PENCE STREET PARKS
June 4-July 27 (Closed June 22, July 4, July 6, July 20)
Lunch: 9th Street, 1:30 p.m.; Pence Street, 1:45 p.m.; Morningside, 2 p.m.
Field trips on Tuesday & Thursdays will have meals served at 2 p.m. at the field trip location such as Donner, Skateland, etc.

COLUMBUS NORTH HIGH
June 26-28 (Closed July 4)
Snack: 3 p.m.

SCHMITT/SMITH/CLIFTY CREEK/TAYLORSVILLE ELEMENTARY
July 30-August 3
Snack: 8-9 a.m.
Lunch: 11:15 a.m.-Noon

Adult meals are available for purchase at $1.85 for breakfast and $3.30 for lunch. Call 812-376-4462 for the schedule or visit the BCSC food service page at www.bcsc.k12.in.us.

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The Republic newspaper
05/19/2018
The Republic newspaper

The Republic newspaper

Civil rights gains 'in peril': Banquet speaker points to rise in rhetoric

The Republic newspaper
05/19/2018
The Republic newspaper

The Republic newspaper

Speaker reminds residents of ongoing civil rights struggles

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Columbus, IN
47201

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Wednesday 08:00 - 17:00
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