Community calendar – Sept. 18

Events listed for Monday, Sept. 18

Bartholomew County

County Commissioners — 10 a.m., Governmental Office Building, 440 Third St.

Nature Explorers Club — 10:30 to 11:15 a.m., Hope Branch Library, 635 Harrison St., Hope. Join a Nature Explorer’s Club educator to experience and appreciate nature with your child. Meet on the Hope Town Square at the bandstand.

Teen Anime Club — 3:30 to 5 p.m., Bartholomew County Public Library, 536 Fifth St., Columbus. Discuss your favorite anime and manga with others. We will select an anime to watch together after a short group discussion. Snacks and drinks provided.

Pokemon Club — 4 to 5 p.m., Bartholomew County Public Library, 536 Fifth St., Columbus. Card collectors, trainers, gamers, and fans are all welcome to join as we learn and talk about all things Pokemon.

Alzheimer’s Support Group — 4:30 to 6 p.m., First Lutheran Church, 3600 25th St., Columbus. Welcome all those caring for loved ones with Alzheimer’s disease or a related disorder. It is not appropriate for dementia patients. Please enter the church through the Fellowship Hall entrance at the east end of the parking lot.

Edit Committee — 5:30 p.m., Hope Town Hall, 404 Jackson St., Hope.

Girls Drop-in Hockey — 5:45 to 6:45 p.m., Hamilton Community Center and Ice Arena, 2501 Lincoln Park Drive, Columbus. Drop in to learn the fundamentals and basic skills of the sport in a girls-only environment. Visit to register or for more information.

Family Storytime — 6 to 6:30 p.m., Bartholomew County Public Library, 536 Fifth St., Columbus. Children ages 1 to 5 years and their families are invited to join us. This program features fun stories, songs, rhymes, and movement while building early literacy skills.

Adult Game Night — 6 to 8 p.m., Columbus Bar, 322 Fourth St., Columbus. Great for veteran gamers and new friends, Dakota will bring a selection of library games for attendees to play. Bringing your own game is encouraged. We will meet in the dining side of the Columbus Bar. Registration is encouraged.

Jennings County

North Vernon Redevelopment Commission — Noon, North Vernon ETC, 1200 West O&M Ave., North Vernon.

North Vernon Park Board — 6 p.m., Parks and Recreation Office, 604 N. State St., North Vernon.

North Vernon Utility Service Board — 6 p.m., Carnegie Government Center, 143 E. Walnut St., North Vernon.