November 2019
Friday, Nov 1
BYOC²
Grant County Economic Growth Conc
7:00 AM - 9:00 AM
COST
free!
The coolest networking event around Grant County! BYOC² is your chance to mix and meet and mingle with the Grant County community. 

No agenda. No speaker. No pressure. Just a chance to drink coffee and mingle with fellow community members. 

Next Wednesday, May 1st drop by Abbey Coffee company anytime between 7am to 9am. 

BYOC² stands for "Build Your Own Community, Buy Your Own Coffee" and it occurs the first Wednesday of each month!
May 1 - November 6
7:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Wee Tales
Marion Public Library
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
COST
free
Interactive program for children infant to 3 years. Music, books and activities.
August 16 - April 10
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Weaver Exhibit
Marion Public Library
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
COST
free
Discover the town of Weaver, one of Grant County's historic sites. The exhibit is in the Museum area of the Marion Public Library, and will be on display through the end of the year.
August 17 - December 17
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Saturday, Nov 2
Weaver Exhibit
Marion Public Library
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
COST
free
Discover the town of Weaver, one of Grant County's historic sites. The exhibit is in the Museum area of the Marion Public Library, and will be on display through the end of the year.
August 17 - December 17
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Leading Men Who Cook
LEAD Inc
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Imagine 200 guests gathered together at the Roseburg Event Center for a unique culinary fundraiser, 'Leading Men Who Cook' hosted by LEAD Inc. Grant County's Leading Men compete for the title Champion Chef as they prepare some of their favorite dishes for you. All will be serving their favorite dish and earning tips (donations) from guests to benefit the nonprofit of their choice. Tip monies earned by chefs raised more than $20,000 for 30 local charities in 2018. Local nonprofits are encouraged to provide a member of their board or staff to serve as a chef and collect tips for their organization.
Sunday, Nov 3
Weaver Exhibit
Marion Public Library
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
COST
free
Discover the town of Weaver, one of Grant County's historic sites. The exhibit is in the Museum area of the Marion Public Library, and will be on display through the end of the year.
August 17 - December 17
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Monday, Nov 4
Marion Parks & Recreation Board Mtg
City Hall
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Monthly board meeting.  Open to the public. Membership required? No.
Marion Board of Works Meeting
City of Marion
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
COST
Free
The Marion Board of Public Works & Safety meets every 1st & 3rd Monday of the month. Please refer to www.cityofmarion.in.gov for the latest agenda as well as an archive of minutes.
February 4 - December 10
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Weaver Exhibit
Marion Public Library
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
COST
free
Discover the town of Weaver, one of Grant County's historic sites. The exhibit is in the Museum area of the Marion Public Library, and will be on display through the end of the year.
August 17 - December 17
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday, Nov 5
Toastmasters
YMCA
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
We provide a supportive and positive learning experience in which members are empowered to develop communication and leadership skills, resulting in self-confidence and personal growth
February 5 - December 4
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Marion Common Council Meeting
City of Marion
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
COST
Free
The Common Council meets every 1st & 3rd Tuesday of the month. Please visit www.cityofmarion.in.gov to find the latest agenda and archive of minutes from past meetings.
February 5 - December 10
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Alcohol & Tobacco Commission Meeting
Alcohol & Tobacco Commission
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
COST
Free
Open to the public. (see web link for latest agenda)
April 2
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Al-Anon
New Life Club
8:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Al-Anon is a mutual support group for people who have been affected by someone else's drinking or addiction. There are no fees or dues for membership. Members share their own experience, strength, and hope with each other. You will meet others who share your feelings and frustrations, if not your exact situation. We come together to learn a better way of life, to find happiness whether the alcoholic is still drinking or not.
Weaver Exhibit
Marion Public Library
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
COST
free
Discover the town of Weaver, one of Grant County's historic sites. The exhibit is in the Museum area of the Marion Public Library, and will be on display through the end of the year.
August 17 - December 17
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday, Nov 6
BYOC²
Grant County Economic Growth Council
7:00 AM - 9:00 AM
BYOC² stands for "Build Your Own Community" and "Buy Your Own Coffee." BYOC² is a flexible, low-key, and informal time for various Grant County professionals to meet, mingle, and converse together. 

The vision of BYOC² is to foster connectivity amongst community members, encourage local community investment, provide information on existing local resources, and propel local business startups, expansion, and retention. Members of the Grant County Economic Growth Council, Marion-Grant County Chamber of Commerce, Main St. Marion, Marion Design Co., The Refinery, and many more local organizations are consistently present during BYOC². 

BYOC² occurs the first Wednesday of each month from 7am to 9am @ Abbey Coffee Co. (1500 S Western Ave, Marion, IN 46953)! Grab a co-worker, employee, or a friend and head to Abbey Coffee Co. anytime between 7am to 9am to drink coffee and meet your community!  
Martin-Boots Neighborhood Association Meeting
City of Marion Neighborhood Associations
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Please join us, The Martin Boots Neighborhood Association, in our efforts to build and maintain a welcoming neighborhood. Feel free to attend if you live/work in our beautiful, historic neighborhood. We meet at the Midwest Coffee Roasting Company on the first Wednesday of every month at 7:00pm. 
Weaver Exhibit
Marion Public Library
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
COST
free
Discover the town of Weaver, one of Grant County's historic sites. The exhibit is in the Museum area of the Marion Public Library, and will be on display through the end of the year.
August 17 - December 17
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Thursday, Nov 7
The Network Monthly Meeting
The Hostess House
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
This is a meeting of professionals in Grant County to discuss current events, share volunteer and business happenings, and network. There is no agenda and no speaker, and meetings will last just one hour. 

Cost: Cost of Lunch
February 8 - December 26
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Let's Knit & Crochet
Marion Public Library
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Meet every Thursday 4 pm to 5:30 pm. Beginners must register at the Marion Public Library Reference Desk. Learn to knit & Crochet. All levels are welcome. 


Membership required: No 
Cost: Fee for beginners is $15 to cover the cost of materials. 
Historic Marion Neighborhood Meeting
City of Marion Neighborhood Associations
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Please join us, The Historic Marion Neighborhood Association, in our efforts to build and maintain a welcoming neighborhood. Feel free to attend if you live / work in our historic downtown neighborhood; South of the Mississinewa river until 10th Street and East of Nebraska Street until Shunk Street. We meet in meeting room A of the Marion Public Library on the 1st Thursdays of the month at 5:00pm.
Marion Utility Service Board Mtg
Marion Utilities
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
COST
Free
The Utility Board meets every first & third Thursday. Click the link (globe icon) for the latest agenda.
Early Childhood Coalition
Thriving Families, Thriving Grant County
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
COST
none
Works to ensure that all children are prepared for success in school and reading above grade level by the end of third grade. 
May 2 - December 5
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Sensory Tales
Marion Public Library
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
COST
free
Hands on creative play for preschoolers ages 3-6 years.
August 15 - April 9
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Weaver Exhibit
Marion Public Library
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
COST
free
Discover the town of Weaver, one of Grant County's historic sites. The exhibit is in the Museum area of the Marion Public Library, and will be on display through the end of the year.
August 17 - December 17
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Friday, Nov 8
Wee Tales
Marion Public Library
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
COST
free
Interactive program for children infant to 3 years. Music, books and activities.
August 16 - April 10
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Weaver Exhibit
Marion Public Library
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
COST
free
Discover the town of Weaver, one of Grant County's historic sites. The exhibit is in the Museum area of the Marion Public Library, and will be on display through the end of the year.
August 17 - December 17
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Saturday, Nov 9
Weaver Exhibit
Marion Public Library
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
COST
free
Discover the town of Weaver, one of Grant County's historic sites. The exhibit is in the Museum area of the Marion Public Library, and will be on display through the end of the year.
August 17 - December 17
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Sunday, Nov 10
Weaver Exhibit
Marion Public Library
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
COST
free
Discover the town of Weaver, one of Grant County's historic sites. The exhibit is in the Museum area of the Marion Public Library, and will be on display through the end of the year.
August 17 - December 17
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Monday, Nov 11
Healthy Living Working Group
Thriving Families, Thriving Grant County
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
COST
none
Helps families access resources to lead physically, mentally, socially, and spiritually healthy lives. 

Anyone is welcome to join! 
May 13 - December 9
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Weaver Exhibit
Marion Public Library
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
COST
free
Discover the town of Weaver, one of Grant County's historic sites. The exhibit is in the Museum area of the Marion Public Library, and will be on display through the end of the year.
August 17 - December 17
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday, Nov 12
Al-Anon
New Life Club
8:00 PM - 9:00 PM
What can you do when someone close to you drinks too much? You might be surprised at what you can learn in an Al-Anon meeting. 
Al-Anon is a mutual support program for individuals affected by another person's drinking. We also welcome people affected by someone's drug addiction because alcohol is usually a problem as well. 
We honor anonymity and other 12-step recovery principles. 
January 15 - December 15
8:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Al-Anon
New Life Club
8:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Al-Anon is a mutual support group for people who have been affected by someone else's drinking or addiction. There are no fees or dues for membership. Members share their own experience, strength, and hope with each other. You will meet others who share your feelings and frustrations, if not your exact situation. We come together to learn a better way of life, to find happiness whether the alcoholic is still drinking or not.
Weaver Exhibit
Marion Public Library
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
COST
free
Discover the town of Weaver, one of Grant County's historic sites. The exhibit is in the Museum area of the Marion Public Library, and will be on display through the end of the year.
August 17 - December 17
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday, Nov 13
Barb Wilson Book Discussion Group
Marion Public Library
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
COST
free
Adult book discussion group meets the 2nd Wednesday of every month.
August 14 - November 13
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Weaver Exhibit
Marion Public Library
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
COST
free
Discover the town of Weaver, one of Grant County's historic sites. The exhibit is in the Museum area of the Marion Public Library, and will be on display through the end of the year.
August 17 - December 17
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Quality of Life and Place Working Group
Thriving Families, Thriving Grant County
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
COST
none
Focuses on the basics, such as public safety and affordable housing, and amenities such as arts and culture, to retain residents. 
November 13
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Thursday, Nov 14
Let's Knit & Crochet
Marion Public Library
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Meet every Thursday 4 pm to 5:30 pm. Beginners must register at the Marion Public Library Reference Desk. Learn to knit & Crochet. All levels are welcome. 


Membership required: No 
Cost: Fee for beginners is $15 to cover the cost of materials. 
Leadership and Engagement Working Group
Thriving Families, Thriving Grant County
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
COST
none
Focuses on building intentional civic leadership and engagement, creating a pipeline of strong leaders.
May 9 - December 12
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Sensory Tales
Marion Public Library
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
COST
free
Hands on creative play for preschoolers ages 3-6 years.
August 15 - April 9
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Weaver Exhibit
Marion Public Library
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
COST
free
Discover the town of Weaver, one of Grant County's historic sites. The exhibit is in the Museum area of the Marion Public Library, and will be on display through the end of the year.
August 17 - December 17
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Friday, Nov 15
Wee Tales
Marion Public Library
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
COST
free
Interactive program for children infant to 3 years. Music, books and activities.
August 16 - April 10
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Weaver Exhibit
Marion Public Library
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
COST
free
Discover the town of Weaver, one of Grant County's historic sites. The exhibit is in the Museum area of the Marion Public Library, and will be on display through the end of the year.
August 17 - December 17
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Saturday, Nov 16
Weaver Exhibit
Marion Public Library
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
COST
free
Discover the town of Weaver, one of Grant County's historic sites. The exhibit is in the Museum area of the Marion Public Library, and will be on display through the end of the year.
August 17 - December 17
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Sunday, Nov 17
Weaver Exhibit
Marion Public Library
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
COST
free
Discover the town of Weaver, one of Grant County's historic sites. The exhibit is in the Museum area of the Marion Public Library, and will be on display through the end of the year.
August 17 - December 17
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Monday, Nov 18
Marion Board of Works Meeting
City of Marion
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
COST
Free
The Marion Board of Public Works & Safety meets every 1st & 3rd Monday of the month. Please refer to www.cityofmarion.in.gov for the latest agenda as well as an archive of minutes.
February 18 - December 20
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Weaver Exhibit
Marion Public Library
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
COST
free
Discover the town of Weaver, one of Grant County's historic sites. The exhibit is in the Museum area of the Marion Public Library, and will be on display through the end of the year.
August 17 - December 17
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday, Nov 19
Marion Common Council Meeting
City of Marion
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
COST
Free
The Common Council meets every 1st & 3rd Tuesday of the month. Please visit www.cityofmarion.in.gov to find the latest agenda and archive of minutes.
February 19 - December 19
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Al-Anon
New Life Club
8:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Al-Anon is a mutual support group for people who have been affected by someone else's drinking or addiction. There are no fees or dues for membership. Members share their own experience, strength, and hope with each other. You will meet others who share your feelings and frustrations, if not your exact situation. We come together to learn a better way of life, to find happiness whether the alcoholic is still drinking or not.
Weaver Exhibit
Marion Public Library
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
COST
free
Discover the town of Weaver, one of Grant County's historic sites. The exhibit is in the Museum area of the Marion Public Library, and will be on display through the end of the year.
August 17 - December 17
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday, Nov 20
Weaver Exhibit
Marion Public Library
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
COST
free
Discover the town of Weaver, one of Grant County's historic sites. The exhibit is in the Museum area of the Marion Public Library, and will be on display through the end of the year.
August 17 - December 17
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Thursday, Nov 21
Let's Knit & Crochet
Marion Public Library
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Meet every Thursday 4 pm to 5:30 pm. Beginners must register at the Marion Public Library Reference Desk. Learn to knit & Crochet. All levels are welcome. 


Membership required: No 
Cost: Fee for beginners is $15 to cover the cost of materials. 
Marion Utility Service Board Mtg
Marion Utilities
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
COST
Free
The Utility Board meets every first & third Thursday. Click the link (globe icon) for the latest agenda.
Sensory Tales
Marion Public Library
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
COST
free
Hands on creative play for preschoolers ages 3-6 years.
August 15 - April 9
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Weaver Exhibit
Marion Public Library
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
COST
free
Discover the town of Weaver, one of Grant County's historic sites. The exhibit is in the Museum area of the Marion Public Library, and will be on display through the end of the year.
August 17 - December 17
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Friday, Nov 22
Wee Tales
Marion Public Library
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
COST
free
Interactive program for children infant to 3 years. Music, books and activities.
August 16 - April 10
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Weaver Exhibit
Marion Public Library
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
COST
free
Discover the town of Weaver, one of Grant County's historic sites. The exhibit is in the Museum area of the Marion Public Library, and will be on display through the end of the year.
August 17 - December 17
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Saturday, Nov 23
Weaver Exhibit
Marion Public Library
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
COST
free
Discover the town of Weaver, one of Grant County's historic sites. The exhibit is in the Museum area of the Marion Public Library, and will be on display through the end of the year.
August 17 - December 17
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Walkway of Lights
Walkway of Lights
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
COST
5.00 per car/per visit
Our dazzling holiday display spans over two miles and features more than 2.5 million lights on more than 120 displays along the Mississinewa Riverwalk in Matter Park. The Walkway of Lights is one of the longest running and largest light displays in the Midwest.
November 23 - December 31
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Sunday, Nov 24
Weaver Exhibit
Marion Public Library
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
COST
free
Discover the town of Weaver, one of Grant County's historic sites. The exhibit is in the Museum area of the Marion Public Library, and will be on display through the end of the year.
August 17 - December 17
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Walkway of Lights
Walkway of Lights
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
COST
5.00 per car/per visit
Our dazzling holiday display spans over two miles and features more than 2.5 million lights on more than 120 displays along the Mississinewa Riverwalk in Matter Park. The Walkway of Lights is one of the longest running and largest light displays in the Midwest.
November 23 - December 31
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Monday, Nov 25
Weaver Exhibit
Marion Public Library
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
COST
free
Discover the town of Weaver, one of Grant County's historic sites. The exhibit is in the Museum area of the Marion Public Library, and will be on display through the end of the year.
August 17 - December 17
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Walkway of Lights
Walkway of Lights
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
COST
5.00 per car/per visit
Our dazzling holiday display spans over two miles and features more than 2.5 million lights on more than 120 displays along the Mississinewa Riverwalk in Matter Park. The Walkway of Lights is one of the longest running and largest light displays in the Midwest.
November 23 - December 31
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday, Nov 26
Al-Anon
New Life Club
8:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Al-Anon is a mutual support group for people who have been affected by someone else's drinking or addiction. There are no fees or dues for membership. Members share their own experience, strength, and hope with each other. You will meet others who share your feelings and frustrations, if not your exact situation. We come together to learn a better way of life, to find happiness whether the alcoholic is still drinking or not.
Weaver Exhibit
Marion Public Library
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
COST
free
Discover the town of Weaver, one of Grant County's historic sites. The exhibit is in the Museum area of the Marion Public Library, and will be on display through the end of the year.
August 17 - December 17
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Walkway of Lights
Walkway of Lights
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
COST
5.00 per car/per visit
Our dazzling holiday display spans over two miles and features more than 2.5 million lights on more than 120 displays along the Mississinewa Riverwalk in Matter Park. The Walkway of Lights is one of the longest running and largest light displays in the Midwest.
November 23 - December 31
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday, Nov 27
Weaver Exhibit
Marion Public Library
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
COST
free
Discover the town of Weaver, one of Grant County's historic sites. The exhibit is in the Museum area of the Marion Public Library, and will be on display through the end of the year.
August 17 - December 17
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Walkway of Lights
Walkway of Lights
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
COST
5.00 per car/per visit
Our dazzling holiday display spans over two miles and features more than 2.5 million lights on more than 120 displays along the Mississinewa Riverwalk in Matter Park. The Walkway of Lights is one of the longest running and largest light displays in the Midwest.
November 23 - December 31
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday, Nov 28
Let's Knit & Crochet
Marion Public Library
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Meet every Thursday 4 pm to 5:30 pm. Beginners must register at the Marion Public Library Reference Desk. Learn to knit & Crochet. All levels are welcome. 


Membership required: No 
Cost: Fee for beginners is $15 to cover the cost of materials. 
Sensory Tales
Marion Public Library
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
COST
free
Hands on creative play for preschoolers ages 3-6 years.
August 15 - April 9
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Weaver Exhibit
Marion Public Library
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
COST
free
Discover the town of Weaver, one of Grant County's historic sites. The exhibit is in the Museum area of the Marion Public Library, and will be on display through the end of the year.
August 17 - December 17
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Walkway of Lights
Walkway of Lights
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
COST
5.00 per car/per visit
Our dazzling holiday display spans over two miles and features more than 2.5 million lights on more than 120 displays along the Mississinewa Riverwalk in Matter Park. The Walkway of Lights is one of the longest running and largest light displays in the Midwest.
November 23 - December 31
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Basic Needs Working Group
Thriving Families, Thriving Grant County
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
COST
none
Works to ensure that families have knowledge, skills, and support to meet basic needs and progress towards self-sufficiency. 
November 28
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Friday, Nov 29
Wee Tales
Marion Public Library
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
COST
free
Interactive program for children infant to 3 years. Music, books and activities.
August 16 - April 10
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Weaver Exhibit
Marion Public Library
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
COST
free
Discover the town of Weaver, one of Grant County's historic sites. The exhibit is in the Museum area of the Marion Public Library, and will be on display through the end of the year.
August 17 - December 17
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Walkway of Lights
Walkway of Lights
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
COST
5.00 per car/per visit
Our dazzling holiday display spans over two miles and features more than 2.5 million lights on more than 120 displays along the Mississinewa Riverwalk in Matter Park. The Walkway of Lights is one of the longest running and largest light displays in the Midwest.
November 23 - December 31
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Saturday, Nov 30
Weaver Exhibit
Marion Public Library
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
COST
free
Discover the town of Weaver, one of Grant County's historic sites. The exhibit is in the Museum area of the Marion Public Library, and will be on display through the end of the year.
August 17 - December 17
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Walkway of Lights
Walkway of Lights
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
COST
5.00 per car/per visit
Our dazzling holiday display spans over two miles and features more than 2.5 million lights on more than 120 displays along the Mississinewa Riverwalk in Matter Park. The Walkway of Lights is one of the longest running and largest light displays in the Midwest.
November 23 - December 31
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM