Archive for January, 2012

Super Weekend Ahead!

Wednesday, January 25th, 2012


Backyard snow

Backyard snow

Hi, everyone! It won’t be long now – Super Bowl weekend is coming soon. We have a special package for out-of-towners looking for a relaxing place to stay away from the hustle and bustle of the busy Indianapolis area. Go to and click “Find out more about our 2012 Super Bowl XLVI Package.”

Here’s what’s happening locally in Rensselaer:

* Thurs – Sat, Jan 26 – 28: 8P – Saint Joseph’s College presents the winter play “Almost, Main” by John Cariani in the Theatre, Evans Arts & Science Building. Public is welcome! Admission is $5.

* Prairie Arts Council hosts “Triple Vision” artistic exhibit at the Lilian Fendig Gallery, Carnegie Center. Open M – F 9a-2p. Closed Wed.


* Wed, Feb 1: 6P – The Rensselaer Public Library hosts “Underground Railroad” presented by Merrie Etta Stowers. She’ll be sharing her experiences from a bus trip through Indiana & Ohio learning about the passage of slaves through the area.

* Tues, Feb 7 at 1p and 6p: Learn How to Use Overdrive -Rensselaer Public Library now offers “Overdrive” program for e-book reading service compatible with Nook, Kindle and a variety of other mobile devices. All ages are invited to attend a session to learn how Overdrive works and how to apply this new service to your own mobile device or e-reader!

* Fri, Feb 10 – Family Fun Night sponsored by PTA of Rensselaer Central Elementary Schools

* Mon, Feb 13: 6P – KICKOFF PARTY: American Cancer Society RELAY FOR LIFE for all Jasper & Newton County teams at Jasper County REMC, 208 E. Wood St, Rensselaer.

* Thurs, Feb 16 – Saint Joseph’s College. Join the Puma basketball excitement for the (5:30p) women’s and (7:30p) men’s games against.

* Sat, Feb 18 – Saint Joseph’s College hosts the Regional Science Olympiad! Open to the public!

* Sat, Mar 10: Carnegie Players host TRIVIA NIGHT!