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Important Announcements

  • December 2014 – KDP 77th Christmas Basket Program (Lebanon Welfare League Program), seeks monetary donations to help defray the cost of food items for baskets. Anyone can sponsor a family, too. Christmas Basket dinner applications are at the Caring Center, 1230 Ransdell Ct, Lebanon, IN, behind the Center Twp Fire Department, with deadline to fill out by December 12th. Persons wishing to sponsor a family may contact Sue Muncie, chairperson at (765) 482-3299. Monetary donations for food may be sent to Lamar and Lamar, 120 N. Lebanon St. Lebanon, IN 46052. This philanthropic group uses all proceeds towards feeding the less fortunate at Christmas. It is the reason for the Season.
  • Clean City Initiative - The Cleanest City in Indiana, a local group working to stop litter in Lebanon, is planning a new program to help eliminate trash in the city. The committee would like input on determining which areas in Lebanon have the most litter. The feedback will help the group prioritize clean up efforts. Visit http://svy.mk/1igdnHi by February 15, 2014 to complete the short survey and tell what areas of town need the most attention.
  • Boone County Community Clinic Open for Extended Hours - The clinic is now open for extended hours from 5pm until 8pm Monday thru Thursday, and from 8am until noon on Saturdays. These after-hours times are reserved for first-come, first-serve walk-in appointments, and are open to all Boone County residents, insured and uninsured alike. The Clinic is able to bill with several local insurances, and if you are uninsured, appointments start at only $50. No appointments necessary, but certain restrictions apply, as some services must take place at scheduled appointments during regular service hours. The clinic is located at 404 W. Camp St. in Lebanon (across the street from Walgreens). Call 765.483.4469 or visit the website at www.boonecountyclinic.org for more details or view the flyer on the Boone County Community Clinic's extended hours (PDF).
  • Caring Center needs - The Caring Center needs your help!
  • Boone County Resource Manual - Information on Child Care, Family Support Services, and More!
  • Watch Lebanon city meetings LIVE - The Lebanon Reporter announces that Lebanon city meetings may now be viewed online at The Reporter Network. The live webcasts of city council, plan commission, parks board, utilities board and zoning board are courtesy of Channel 19. Just visit www.reporter.net and click on the link that says "Watch city meetings LIVE" to watch.
  • Early Readers Club - United Way of Boone County has launched the Early Readers Club to promote childhood literacy. By registering today, your preschool child or grandchild can receive 12 high-quality books a year for just $20. Scholarships are available. Please go to www.uwci.org/erc to start your child on a lifelong journey of learning.
  • Shalom Free Lunch - Each Saturday for everyone from 11am-1pm at Shalom House (304 W. Green Street, Lebanon). All are welcome!

Upcoming Events (as of 3 December 2014)

Send a message to Terry McCain at BCCN to add your community event to the BCCN calendar! Also, check out the calendars for the libraries in Lebanon, Thorntown, and Zionsville!

* Monday, December 1, 2014 - Senior Luncheon from 11:30 am to 12:30 pm at Thorntown Public Library (124 N. Market St., Thorntown, IN 46071). Senior Luncheon sponsored by CICOA -- Contact Becki Osborne (765-436-7348) 24 hours ahead to reserve spot -- $2.00 for seniors $6.00 for all others.

* Tuesday, December 2, 2014 - Senior Luncheon from 11:30 am to 12:30 pm at Thorntown Public Library (124 N. Market St., Thorntown, IN 46071). Senior Luncheon sponsored by CICOA -- Contact Becki Osborne (765-436-7348) 24 hours ahead to reserve spot -- $2.00 for seniors $6.00 for all others.

* Wednesday, December 3, 2014 - Senior Luncheon from 11:30 am to 12:30 pm at Thorntown Public Library (124 N. Market St., Thorntown, IN 46071). Senior Luncheon sponsored by CICOA -- Contact Becki Osborne (765-436-7348) 24 hours ahead to reserve spot -- $2.00 for seniors $6.00 for all others.

* Wednesday, December 3, 2014 - Sugar Creek Gourd Patch program for adults at 6 pm at Thorntown Public Library (124 N. Market St., Thorntown, IN 46071).

* Thursday, December 4, 2014 - Better Books adult library program at 10:30 am at Thorntown Public Library (124 N. Market St., Thorntown, IN 46071).

* Thursday, December 4, 2014 - Senior Luncheon from 11:30 am to 12:30 pm at Thorntown Public Library (124 N. Market St., Thorntown, IN 46071). Senior Luncheon sponsored by CICOA -- Contact Becki Osborne (765-436-7348) 24 hours ahead to reserve spot -- $2.00 for seniors $6.00 for all others.

* Friday, December 5, 2014 - Senior Luncheon from 11:30 am to 12:30 pm at Thorntown Public Library (124 N. Market St., Thorntown, IN 46071). Senior Luncheon sponsored by CICOA -- Contact Becki Osborne (765-436-7348) 24 hours ahead to reserve spot -- $2.00 for seniors $6.00 for all others.

* Friday, December 5, 2014 - Quilting Adult Library Program at 12:30 pm at Thorntown Public Library (124 N. Market St., Thorntown, IN 46071).

* Friday, December 5, 2014 - The Zionsville Radio Players present Charles Dickens' A Christmas Carol live onstage at 8 pm at Zionsville Town Hall (1100 W. Oak, Zionsville, IN 46077). Order your tickets for Charles Dickens' A Christmas Carol today! Contact them at zvilleradioplayers@gmail.com. Suggested donation: $5 per person. For groups of 8 or more: $3.

* Saturday, December 6, 2014 - KDP Annual Breakfast With Santa from 8 - 10 am (corrected time) at Arni's Restaurant (202 W. Washington St. Lebanon, IN). FREE breakfast and pictures with Santa. Monetary donations accepted to feed the less fortunate.

* Saturday, December 6, 2014 - The Zionsville Radio Players present Charles Dickens' A Christmas Carol live onstage at 3 and 8 pm at Zionsville Town Hall (1100 W. Oak, Zionsville, IN 46077). Order your tickets for Charles Dickens' A Christmas Carol today! Contact them at zvilleradioplayers@gmail.com. Suggested donation: $5 per person. For groups of 8 or more: $3.

* Saturday, December 6, 2014 - Handbell & Instrumental Quintet Christmas Concert will "Ring and String" in the festivities of Christmas with arrangements of many favourite holiday carols at The Sanctuary (Noel Art Gallery) (75 N Main St, Zionsville, IN 46077) from 3 – 4pm. The concert is free and open to the public. Comprised of volunteer instrumentalists and handbell ringers from St. Francis and the surrounding community, both ensembles are intergenerational, the youngest instrumentalist being in middle school. The ensembles play on a regular basis for worship at St. Francis. The handbell team has played in various venues within the Zionsville community. Both ensembles are directed by A. Lee Barlow, the Director of Music & Organist at St. Francis Episcopal Church. The concert is free and open to the public. For more information about this event, please call A. Lee Barlow, Music Director, or Pat Guiney, Parish Administrator, at 317-873-4377, ext 204.

* Monday, December 8, 2014 - Senior Luncheon from 11:30 am to 12:30 pm at Thorntown Public Library (124 N. Market St., Thorntown, IN 46071). Senior Luncheon sponsored by CICOA -- Contact Becki Osborne (765-436-7348) 24 hours ahead to reserve spot -- $2.00 for seniors $6.00 for all others.

* Monday, December 8, 2014 - Book Discussion Adult Library Program at 1:30 pm at Thorntown Public Library (124 N. Market St., Thorntown, IN 46071).

* Tuesday, December 9, 2014 - Senior Luncheon from 11:30 am to 12:30 pm at Thorntown Public Library (124 N. Market St., Thorntown, IN 46071). Senior Luncheon sponsored by CICOA -- Contact Becki Osborne (765-436-7348) 24 hours ahead to reserve spot -- $2.00 for seniors $6.00 for all others.

* Tuesday, December 9, 2014 - Writers Series: Aaron Galvin Library Program for adults and grades 7-12 at 7 pm at Thorntown Public Library (124 N. Market St., Thorntown, IN 46071). Aaron Galvin, WeBo graduate, will be at the Library to promote and talk about the second book in his popular Salted series!

* Wednesday, December 10, 2014 - Senior Luncheon from 11:30 am to 12:30 pm at Thorntown Public Library (124 N. Market St., Thorntown, IN 46071). Senior Luncheon sponsored by CICOA -- Contact Becki Osborne (765-436-7348) 24 hours ahead to reserve spot -- $2.00 for seniors $6.00 for all others.

* Wednesday, December 10, 2014 - Thorn Tree Gourd Patch Adult Library Program at 2 pm at Thorntown Public Library (124 N. Market St., Thorntown, IN 46071).

* Thursday, December 11, 2014 - Better Books adult library program at 10:30 am at Thorntown Public Library (124 N. Market St., Thorntown, IN 46071).

* Thursday, December 11, 2014 - Senior Luncheon from 11:30 am to 12:30 pm at Thorntown Public Library (124 N. Market St., Thorntown, IN 46071). Senior Luncheon sponsored by CICOA -- Contact Becki Osborne (765-436-7348) 24 hours ahead to reserve spot -- $2.00 for seniors $6.00 for all others.

* Friday, December 12, 2014 - Senior Luncheon from 11:30 am to 12:30 pm at Thorntown Public Library (124 N. Market St., Thorntown, IN 46071). Senior Luncheon sponsored by CICOA -- Contact Becki Osborne (765-436-7348) 24 hours ahead to reserve spot -- $2.00 for seniors $6.00 for all others.

* Friday, December 12, 2014 - Quilting Adult Library Program at 12:30 pm at Thorntown Public Library (124 N. Market St., Thorntown, IN 46071).

* Monday, December 15, 2014 - Senior Luncheon from 11:30 am to 12:30 pm at Thorntown Public Library (124 N. Market St., Thorntown, IN 46071). Senior Luncheon sponsored by CICOA -- Contact Becki Osborne (765-436-7348) 24 hours ahead to reserve spot -- $2.00 for seniors $6.00 for all others.

* Tuesday, December 16, 2014 - Senior Luncheon from 11:30 am to 12:30 pm at Thorntown Public Library (124 N. Market St., Thorntown, IN 46071). Senior Luncheon sponsored by CICOA -- Contact Becki Osborne (765-436-7348) 24 hours ahead to reserve spot -- $2.00 for seniors $6.00 for all others.

* Tuesday, December 16, 2014 - Indiana Brass performs 16th Annual Christmas Brass Concert at 7 pm at St. Francis Episcopal Church, located at 1525 Mulberry Street, Zionsville, IN. The concert is free and open to the public. A beloved staple of the St. Francis Concert Series since its inception, the Indiana Brass Quintet ushers in the Christmas spirit with a festive program of holiday favorites. The concert will feature arrangements of well-known Christmas carols, seasonal repertoire, and a carol sing-a-long. Members of the quintet hail from the Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra. Bring the entire family and enjoy the spirit of Christmas, brass style! A reception will follow the concert. The concert is free and open to the public. Donations will be cheerfully accepted. For more information about this event, please call A. Lee Barlow, Organist/Choirmaster, or Pat Guiney, Parish Administrator, at 317-873-4377.

* Wednesday, December 17, 2014 - Senior Luncheon from 11:30 am to 12:30 pm at Thorntown Public Library (124 N. Market St., Thorntown, IN 46071). Senior Luncheon sponsored by CICOA -- Contact Becki Osborne (765-436-7348) 24 hours ahead to reserve spot -- $2.00 for seniors $6.00 for all others.

* Wednesday, December 17, 2014 - Sugar Creek Gourd Patch program for adults at 6 pm at Thorntown Public Library (124 N. Market St., Thorntown, IN 46071).

* Thursday, December 18, 2014 - Better Books adult library program at 10:30 am at Thorntown Public Library (124 N. Market St., Thorntown, IN 46071).

* Thursday, December 18, 2014 - Senior Luncheon from 11:30 am to 12:30 pm at Thorntown Public Library (124 N. Market St., Thorntown, IN 46071). Senior Luncheon sponsored by CICOA -- Contact Becki Osborne (765-436-7348) 24 hours ahead to reserve spot -- $2.00 for seniors $6.00 for all others.

* Friday, December 19, 2014 - Greeting Card Make-It, Take-It Adult Program at 9 am at Thorntown Public Library (124 N. Market St., Thorntown, IN 46071). Crafting with Debbie Smith -- creating pre-selected greeting card designs.

* Friday, December 19, 2014 - Senior Luncheon from 11:30 am to 12:30 pm at Thorntown Public Library (124 N. Market St., Thorntown, IN 46071). Senior Luncheon sponsored by CICOA -- Contact Becki Osborne (765-436-7348) 24 hours ahead to reserve spot -- $2.00 for seniors $6.00 for all others.

* Friday, December 19, 2014 - Quilting Adult Library Program at 12:30 pm at Thorntown Public Library (124 N. Market St., Thorntown, IN 46071).

* Monday, December 22, 2014 - Senior Luncheon from 11:30 am to 12:30 pm at Thorntown Public Library (124 N. Market St., Thorntown, IN 46071). Senior Luncheon sponsored by CICOA -- Contact Becki Osborne (765-436-7348) 24 hours ahead to reserve spot -- $2.00 for seniors $6.00 for all others.

* Monday, December 22, 2014 - Senior Luncheon from 11:30 am to 12:30 pm at Thorntown Public Library (124 N. Market St., Thorntown, IN 46071). Senior Luncheon sponsored by CICOA -- Contact Becki Osborne (765-436-7348) 24 hours ahead to reserve spot -- $2.00 for seniors $6.00 for all others.

* Tuesday, December 22, 2014 - Senior Luncheon from 11:30 am to 12:30 pm at Thorntown Public Library (124 N. Market St., Thorntown, IN 46071). Senior Luncheon sponsored by CICOA -- Contact Becki Osborne (765-436-7348) 24 hours ahead to reserve spot -- $2.00 for seniors $6.00 for all others.


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Boone County Resource Manual - Ninth Edition, 2013 - Information on Child Care, Family Support Services, and More!

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