Jenny’s Picks – July 28

Celebrate Henry Moore’s Birthday Party, 4 p.m. July 30 at the Bartholomew County Public Library, 536 Fifth St. Bring a picnic, listen to music by Born Mountaineer, participate in a drawing activity sponsored by Columbus Area Arts Council and learn about Henry Moore, creator of the library’s Large Arch sculpture. Information: 812-379-1266 and

With live music on two stages, beer and wine tasting, a Hula Hoop contest, local arts and crafts booths along with plenty of food, the Musomania Music & Arts Festival, Aug. 4 to 6 at Ceraland Park, 3989 S. County Road 525E, promises to be a great time. Gates open at 9 a.m. Aug. 4 and music ends at 11:30 p.m. Aug. 6. Information and tickets:, and 317-250-8156.

I want to put a bug in your ear about this now: Join Patric “Mr. Noobie” Welch at the Bartholomew County Public Library, 536 Fifth St., as he explains how to subscribe to podcasts. His talk, set for 6 p.m. Aug. 9, will help you find old favorites as well as new from the podcasting world. Information: 812-379-1266 and

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Jenny Elig is a reporter for The Republic. She can be reached at or 812-379-5671.