The South Madison Community Event Calendar was created to help keep our small towns strong, even as we grow. The Community Event Calendar is managed by the South Madison Community Foundation as a tool to support nonprofit and community organizations in their efforts to create a more vibrant and connected community.

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The Princess Bride: An Inconceivable Evening

Paramount Theatre 1124 Meridian St., Anderson, Indiana

Watch the beloved movie and enjoy Q&A and behind the scenes tales from its production with other super-fans of The Princess Bride. See the Paramount's starry night skies and soak in the film it a rare atmospheric theatre.

Love in the Library – Magnetic Conversations

Pendleton Community Public Library 595 E. Water St., Pendleton, Indiana, United States

Create your own "conversation heart" magnets to gift to classmates, friends, and family using card stock, flat glass marbles, and Mod Podge. Ages 9-13. Registration required.

Candle Making Workshop

Mounds State Park 4306 Mounds Road, Anderson, Indiana

Come to the Mounds State Park Nature Center for this 90-minute workshop in which you will learn how to make your own container candles. Workshop cost of $15 includes all supplies to make one to two candles, instruction, and light refreshments. To register visit friendsofmounds-programs.square.site. Co-sponsored by the Friends of Mounds State Park.

Winter Speaker

Pendleton Historical Museum Falls Park Drive, Pendleton, Indiana

The Museum's winter speaker series is a cozy way to spend an afternoon learning about the history of the local area with other community members.

Cupid’s Chest – A Valentine’s Gift Box Making Event

Pendleton Community Public Library 595 E. Water St., Pendleton, Indiana, United States

Crafting love one box at a time! Join us for Cupid's Chest, a DIY Valentine's Gift Box Making Event, and spread the warmth of handmade affection. Mix, Match, and Share the Love!"

Storytime – VALENTINE’S DAY

Pendleton Community Public Library 595 E. Water St., Pendleton, Indiana, United States

Story Time is aimed for children age 0-6. Visit for snacks, songs, crafts, and playtime!

Historic Preservation Commission Open House

Gallery 119 119 W. State St., Pendleton, Indiana

Pendleton’s Historic Preservation Committee (HPC) would like to extend a warm invitation to you to attend our first Open House gathering since the adoption of our updated Design Guidelines.

As contractors, realtors, and property owners in the area, we would like to give a brief presentation of what HPC is and what they do to preserve the historic nature and value of Pendleton’s buildings and neighborhoods. We would also greatly appreciate your insight and feedback from your relative area of expertise and how we may incorporate it into our own guidelines. We look forward to seeing you!

Candlelight Yoga with Carol

Pendleton Community Public Library 595 E. Water St., Pendleton, Indiana, United States

Candlelight yoga will use a gentle, flow style class that focuses on breathing and light stretching. It is the perfect way to end your day and wind down before bed.

Game Corner

Pendleton Community Public Library 595 E. Water St., Pendleton, Indiana, United States

"The Game Corner" features a friendly video game tournament for teens in grades 6-12. Recent game selections include Nintendo Switch Sports, Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, TowerFall, and Rocket League.

Afternoon Delight Book Club

Pendleton Community Public Library 595 E. Water St., Pendleton, Indiana, United States

Small, afternoon book club; members sometimes meet at each other's homes.