• Understanding Social Security - An education session on Social Security will be held at 10 a.m., May 17, at the Rushville Public Library (130 W. 3rd St., Rushville). The session is free of charge. Deciding when and how to take Social Security. Benefits is confusing. There are 7 different Social Security strategies, 81 age combinations, and 567 sets of calculations. This educational session will help you understand Socia Security and how to maximize its benefits. Also...15 minutes to “Avoid Probate” with a VeteranEstate Planning Attorney. 15 minutes to debunk the myths of the “Reverse Mortgage” with a Government Qualified Specialist. 15 minutes preparing for the “Best of your life” and learning how to transition into the golden years properly with a Real Estate Specialist. For more information, call 317-318-8355.
• BRMS will host a seventh grade orientation night Monday, May 19, 2014. All incoming seventh-graders and their parents are encouraged to attend. The evening will begin with an open house between 5:15 and 6:15 p.m. During this time the school will be open to incoming students and parents so they can participate in a tour of the building, learn more about course and extracurricular offerings, and practice opening a middle school combination locker. Summer reading is encouraged to help prepare students for the secondary curriculum. During the orientation open house, the BRMS library will offer parents the opportunity to promote summer literacy by shopping at the Book Fair. Orientation to BRMS will officially begin at 6:15 p.m. in the BRMS gymnasium.
• National Active and Retired Federal Employees (NARFE) Association, Indiana Chapter 0813, has a monthly meeting at 10 a.m. on the third Tuesday of each month at the Ponderosa Steakhouse, corner of North Lincoln St. and Fourth St., Greensburg. Optional lunch afterward. We have guest speakers on a variety of topics, interesting programs, and items discussed. Come meet your current and retired Federal Employee comrades. For more information call (765) 629 2720.