Free Time – January 19

Seasonal
DAILY JOURNAL BRIDAL SHOW, noon to 3 p.m. Jan. 29, Valle Vista Country Club, 775 E. Main St., Greenwood, booths, food samples, prizes, vendors from limousine services, florists, venues, catering companies, cake companies, spas and stylists, photography and more; information:
317-736-2730.
Arts & crafts
DAVID WOLSKE: ‘LEXICOLOGY,’ LECTURE, EXHIBIT, 7 p.m., Feb. 14, Henderson Conference Room, Johnson Center for Fine Arts, Franklin College, 101 Branigin Blvd. A reception will follow the lecture. Wolske teaches typography, graphic design, letterpress printing and book arts classes and workshops across the United States. He emphysizes handset wood and metal type but also incorporates digital tools, computer software and design thinking into a manual workflow that draws heavily on the traditions of letterpress and fine art printmaking. The art department will showcase his work from Feb. 14 through March 23 at the Johnson Center for Fine Arts. Wolske received a Bachelor of Arts in Studio Art from Marian University and a Master of Fine Arts in Graphic Design from Indiana University.
SOUTHSIDE ART LEAGUE JANUARY SHOW: CHARLENE BROWN, through Jan. 31, Southside Art League Inc. (SALI) Off Broadway Gallery, 299 E. Broadway St., Greenwood; original drawings in various media and oil paintings — many for sale; Brown is an award-winning artist and teaches drawing and painting to youth and adults out of her home studio in Carmel; numerous awards from Hoosier Salon, Indiana Heritage Arts, the Indiana Artists Club and the Richmond Art Museum. Gallery open during regular hours 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Wednesday through Saturday; or by appointment at any other time. Meet Brown during the SALI open house at 6 p.m. Jan. 13. Light refreshments will be served. Information: 317-882-5562.
SOUTHSIDE ART LEAGUE FEBRUARY SHOW: ‘ATAVISM DISPLAYED: GRANDFATHER’S GIFT PERSISTS,’ month of February, Southside Art League, Inc. (SALI) Off Broadway Gallery, 299 E. Broadway St., Greenwood; exhibition by artist Patricia A. Good Payne; native Hoosier, resides in Indianapolis; career work includes work with commercial arts, studies at workshops lead by master artists around the country, lifetime hobby of photography stimulates compositions in water color and acrylics. Memberships include Southside Art League, Hoosier Salon, Watercolor Society of Indiana, and Central Indiana Writers Association and is an Oblate with Our Lady of Grace Monastery, Beech Grove. Regular gallery hours are 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Wednesday to Saturday. Call to arrange for viewing by appointment at another time. Public is invited to meet Payne during an open house at SALI, 2 to 5 p.m. Feb. 5. Light refreshments will be served. Sales will benefit Southside Art League, Our Lady of Grace Monastery and Indiana Conference of United Methodist Women.
OPEN STUDIO AT STARSTRUCK CAT STUDIO, 5 to 8 p.m. Fridays, Starstruck Cat Studio, 3130 Meridian Parke Drive, Suite H, Greenwood, free, adults only, bring current knitting, crochet, rug hooking, weaving project, enjoy coffee, conversation, 317-889-9665,
starstruckcatstudio.com.
WOODCARVERS, 6 p.m. Thursdays and 9 a.m. Saturdays, The Social of Greenwood, 550 Polk St., join other seniors, 317-882-4810.
BEGINNING CROCHET CLASS, 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Saturdays, Starstruck Cat Studio, 3130 Meridian Parke Drive, Suite H, Greenwood, $50, fee includes six hours of instruction, patterns, two skeins of yarn, crochet hook, students need tapestry needle, scissors, split ring or locking stitch marker, registration, 317-889-9665, starstruckcatstudio.com.
QUILT CONNECTION GUILD, 7 to 9 p.m., first Thursday of each month, Greenwood United Methodist Church, 525 N. Madison Ave., meetings feature experienced quilters sharing their knowledge; group hosts workshops, sewing days to learn new skills, annual quilt challenges, bees, an annual auction and parties, new members welcome, Jo Ann Gates, 317-966-0933
Books
BOOKLOVERS BOOK CLUB, 10 a.m. Jan. 19, Greenwood library, 310 S. Meridian St., free, discussion of “I’ll See You in Paris,” by Michelle Gable, 317-881-1953, greenwoodlibrary.us.
FRIENDS USED BOOK SALE, Friends members sale 4 to 8 p.m. Jan. 19; regular sale open to the public: 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Jan. 20, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Jan. 21, 1 to 4 p.m. Jan. 22, Franklin library, 401 State St., find great deals on gently used books, CDs and DVDs when you visit the first Friends Used Book Sale of the year at the Franklin Branch. Memberships will be available at the door on Jan. 19 for those who want to join the Friends and shop at the Members sale. For more information, call 317-738-2957 or visit pageafterpage.org.
WHITE RIVER BOOK DISCUSSION, 1:30 p.m. Jan. 25, 1664 Library Blvd., Greenwood, free, discussion of “Follow the River,” by James Alexander Thom, pageafterpage.org.
CLARK PLEASANT BOOK AND MOVIE DISCUSSION, 5:30 p.m., Feb. 1, Clark Pleasant Library, 530 Tracy Road, Suite 250, New Whiteland, discussion of “The Biography of Malcome X,” by Alex Haley, free, pagefterpage.org, 317-535-6206.
MYSTERY BOOK CLUB, 1 p.m. Feb. 6, Greenwood library, 310 S. Meridian St., free discussion of “Touch & Go,” by Lisa Gardner, 317-881-1953, greenwoodlibrary.us.
Classes
PURDUE EXTENSION DINING WITH DIABETES CLASSES, 6 to 8 p.m. Jan. 25 and 26, Feb. 1 and 2, Purdue Extension Johnson County, 484 N. Morton St., Franklin; free class; program includes information on planning meals and snacks with delicious sand healthy recipes, cooking demonstration sand food sampling, motivation and support, ideas for being more active, an understanding of how diabetes affects overall health; registration due Jan. 20: 317-736-3724 or email sfaith@purdue.edu.
COOKING FOR 1 OR 2 MADE EASY, 6 p.m. Feb. 14, White River library, 1664 Library Blvd., Greenwood; Purdue Extension program, call library to register 317-885-1330.
Dance
MODERN WESTERN SQUARE DANCING, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Mondays, Rivers of Life Fellowship, 1962 Old Meridian St., Greenwood, $4 per lesson per person; first two lessons are free; those interested should email greenwoodmerrymixers@gmail.com, or call 317-881-4719 or 317-694-4711; greenwoodmerrymixers.com; facebook.com/greenwoodmerrymixers.
INTERMEDIATE BALLROOM DANCE LESSONS, 7 to 9 p.m. Thursdays, Riolo Dance Studio, 502 N. Capitol Ave. (second floor), Indianapolis; $10 to $15, no partner needed; advanced American style smooth and rhythm group classes; riolodance.com, 317-490-6739.
BALLROOM DANCES, 7:30 p.m. Saturdays, Riolo Dance Studio, 502 N. Capitol Ave. (second floor), Indianapolis, $10 to $12, lesson at 7:30 p.m., open dancing 8:30 to 10:30 p.m., all skill levels and abilities welcome; no partner needed; refreshments available; riolodance.com.
Family Programs
FAMILY FILM FESTIVAL: ‘PETE’S DRAGON,’ 6 p.m. Jan. 19, Greenwood library, 310 S. Meridian St., family-friendly movie, Disney’s remake of “Pete’s Dragon”  the adventures of an orphaned boy named Pete and his best friend Elliot, who just so happens to be a dragon. 103 min | Rated PG; greenwoodlibrary.us.
MAKER SATURDAY: CHEMICAL REACTIONS, noon Jan. 28, Greenwood library, 310 S. Meridian St., join the Teen Advisory Board to learn all about chemical reactions. Demonstrations will be held every half an hour starting at noon. All are encouraged to attend; greenwoodlibrary.us.
100TH CELEBRATION, 6:30 p.m. Feb. 6, Greenwood library, 310 S. Meridian St., Greenwood library is turning 100! Join in celebrating 100 years of GPL with guest speakers, snacks, and a few surprises. All are welcome.
Fundraisers and Galas
GREENWOOD KIWANIS CLUB COOK-OFF, CHILI SUPPER, 4:30 to 7:30 p.m., Jan. 27, Greenwood United Methodist Church, 525 N. Madison Ave., $7 attendees will get all the chili they can eat — with all the fixings — along with cornbread, dessert, and a beverage. Children 8 and younger can have a hot dog, chips, dessert, and a beverage for $3. Those who attend can also vote for their favorite chili, and the winner will receive a trophy. All proceeds from the dinner will go to Riley Hospital, and there will also be a silent auction to fund our three area high school scholarships.
Gardening
TRAFALGAR COUNTRY GARDENERS, 2 p.m. Jan. 26, Trafalgar library, 424 Tower St., garden magazine and catalog swap. Open to all interested gardeners.
317-736-9167.
JOHNSON COUNTY GARDEN CLUB, 6:30 p.m. second Monday of each month, Purdue Extension Johnson County office, 484 N. Morton St., Franklin, new members welcome, 317-346-7316.
TRAFALGAR COUNTRY GARDENERS, last Thursday of each month, 317-736-9167.
CULTIVATING GARDEN CLUB, 6 p.m. third Thursday of each month at St. John’s United Church of Christ, 7031 S. East St., Indianapolis; 317-881-2353.
CONSERVATORY TOURS, 2:30 p.m. Saturdays, Garfield Park Conservatory, 2505 Conservatory Drive, Indianapolis, $1, garfieldgardensconservatory.org.
Games and hobbies
ADULT GAME NIGHT, 7 p.m. Feb. 3, Greenwood library, 301 S. Meridian St., a relaxing evening of table top games. There will be a few instructors on hand to teach some games, or feel free to play your own! Must be 18 and over. Registration is required: greenwoodlibrary.us
Health and fitness
GREENWOOD PARK MALL HIKE, 8 a.m. Saturdays and 6 p.m. Wednesdays, in January, sign in at the mall food court for a self-guided hike. Take as many one- mile laps as you want 8 to 10 a.m. Indyhike.org.
GREENWOOD NIGHTS 6 p.m. Tuesdays in January, meet in parkign lot on corner of Main Street and Madison Avenue, 5-mile guided hike, indyhike.org.
SOUTHPORT PARK HIKE, 9:15 a.m. Wednesdays through January, meet at 6901 Derbyshire Road behind the Southport Police Station for an 8-mile hike; indyhike.org.
BAXTER YMCA 500 FESTIVAL MINI MARATHON TRAINING, Saturday mornings, Monday and Wednesday evenings or Tuesday and Thursday mornings, Jan. 16 to May 6, training program will prepare participants of all levels for 13.1-mile course by providing mileage plans, organized training days, equipment information, cross-training suggestions and nutrition strategies. Runners and walkers of all skill levels are invited to attend. Cost is $87 for members and $99 for guests; two for one pricing available. This does not include race registration. All participants are responsible for their own registration. Visit www.indymca.org/centers/baxter/schedules-events/ to download the registration form or call 317-881-9347 for more information.
BEGINNER YOGA CLASSES, 4:30 and 5:45 p.m., Tuesdays and Thursdays, Franciscan Education & Fitness Center, 421 N. Emerson Ave., Indianapolis, (between Sam’s Club and Walmart) $10 per class or $50 monthly unlimited, JoAnn Turner, 317-528-7719.
FUN TIME YOGA FOR KIDS, now booking private and groups of 5 or more, 7 Cedars Yoga, 1064 S. Morgantown Road, Morgantown, 317-374-6795, 7cedarsyoga@gmail.com.
YOGA BASICS LEVEL 1, 7 to 8:15 p.m. Monday and Thursdays, 7 Cedars Yoga, 1064 S. Morgantown Road, Morgantown, 317-374-6795, 7cedarsyoga@gmail.com.
“INSANITY” WORKOUT CLASS, 6:30 a.m. Tuesdays, Greenwood Community Center, 100 Surina Way, four-class session fee: $16 for members, $20 for residents, $24 for nonresidents, high-intensity cardio workout, drop in fee: $7, 317-881-8527.
MONDAY MILERS WALKING CLUB, 8:30 a.m. every other Monday, Johnson County Park, 2949 E. North St., Edinburgh (north of Camp Atterbury) for directions, visit jcpark.org, walk at least one mile long and up to one hour, rain or shine, meet at the park office, free, club to promote fitness and friendship. Open to all ages. No pets. For more information, call 812-526-6809 or email jerwin@co.johnson.in.us.
TAI CHI CLASS, 10 to 11 a.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays, First Baptist Church basement, 201 E. Jefferson St., Franklin, free, 317-736-6753.
PRENATAL YOGA, 6:45 to 7:45 p.m. Mondays and 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. Saturdays, Peaceful Heart Yoga Studio, 550 E. Jefferson St., Franklin, $40 for eight-week session; $8 drop-in; 843-267-5381, peaceful-heart-yoga.com.
CHRISTIAN YOGA, 6:45 p.m. Tuesdays, Wednesdays; 9:15 a.m. Saturdays, Mount Pleasant Christian Church Community Life Center, 407 N. Bluff Road, Greenwood, $3, 317-881-6727.
MEDITATION HIKES, 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Fridays, Indianapolis Museum of Art, 4000 N. Michigan Road, free, meet at Efroymson Family Entrance Pavilion, facilitated by Global Peace Initiatives, hikes occur regardless of the weather, globalpeaceinitiatives.net.
KUNDALINI YOGA & MEDITATION, 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. Saturdays, Peaceful Heart Yoga Studio, 550 E. Jefferson St., Franklin, $10 per class, peaceful-heart-yoga.com.
History
1816: INDIANA JOINS THE NATION, through Jan. 21, 2017, Indiana Historical Society interactive exhibition, Eugene and Marilyn Glick Indiana History Center, 450 W. Ohio St. in downtown Indianapolis, re-creates the Corydon meeting house where delegates met to draft Indiana’s first state constitution, guests will join in conversation with delegates representing various viewpoints on issues such as education, slavery, personal liberty and the balance of power between branches of this new government, indianahistory.org.
DESTINATION INDIANA, Indiana Historical Society, 450 W. Ohio St., Indianapolis; facilitated, interactive exhibits that use digital technology, touch screens and immersive displays of historic images and documents to explore and understand the story of Indiana using photographs and other archival materials such as broadsides, manuscripts, maps, printed items and sheet music. Destination Indiana features eight “drive yourself” time-travel stations that can each hold as many as six guests. The space also includes a large-group experience that offers access to nine journeys on its 22.5-foot by 7.5-foot screen, which features twice the resolution of a 1080i high-definition television set. Each station includes at least one journey for each of Indiana’s 92 counties, as well as “Indiana Stories” on subject matters such as African-American Hoosiers, the Civil War, the Ohio River, mapping the state, social justice and reform, rail transportation, agriculture and more are also explored.
Kids
FULL STEAM AHEAD: BUILD IT CHALLENGE, 4:30 p.m. Jan. 23, Greenwood library, 310 S. Meridian St., grades Kingergarten to grade 5: put your logic and construction skills to work. Registration is required: greenwoodlibrary.us.
WEE WEDNESDAYS, 11 a.m. Wednesdays, Indianapolis Museum of Art, 4000 N. Michigan Road, Indianapolis, $5 public, $3 IMA members, Star Studio classroom, for children ages 0 to 5 and their caregivers, pretend play, sing-a-longs, gallery art hunts and hands-on art activities, to register call 317-923-1331, ext. 213.
PRESCHOOL STORY TIME, 10:30 a.m. Tuesdays, Southport library, 2630 E. Stop 11 Road, Indianapolis, free, children 3 to 5 and an adult, stories, songs, finger plays, rhymes, playtime, sharing time for adults, 317-275-4510.
WONDERFUL ONES STORY TIME, 9:30 a.m. Tuesdays, White River library, 1664 Library Blvd., Greenwood, free, 317-885-1330, pageafterpage.org.
Lectures
HIDDEN GEMS OF INDIANA ARCHITECTURE, 6:30 p.m. Jan. 26, Greenwood library, 310 S. Meridian St., learn about Indiana’s hidden architectural gems from the shell-covered St. Anne Chapel at St. Mary of the Woods in Terre Haute to Evansville’s 9.5-foot tall Vulcan statue. Suzanne Stanis, director of Heritage Education for Indiana Landmarks, will share her insider knowledge to highlight historic places worth a visit, from the quirky to the sublime: small towns, neighborhoods, restaurants, shops, parks, cemeteries, scenic drives, museums and more. Register at greenwoodlibrary.us or 317-885-5036.
Movies & Theater
‘MUPPET TREASURE ISLAND,’ 2 and 7:30 p.m. Jan. 20 and 21, Artcraft Theater, 57 N. Main St., Franklin, 1998, G, Muppets take on the classic treasure island hunt novel, Tim Curry, Kermit, Miss Piggy, Gonzo and the gang; $3 to $5, includes a cartoon, historicartcrafttheatre.org.
FILM SERIES UNVEILING AND FUNDRAISING PARTY, 6:30 p.m. Feb. 4, Artcraft Theater, 57 N. Main St., Franklin, Have you ever wanted to sponsor a movie? A cartoon maybe? Get your business or family’s name in front of thousands of Artcraft guests? The annual sponsorship party is how that happens. Food, a few drinks, and unveil the next film series. Everything that has a sponsorship available is placed up for bidding that night; open buffet/beer/wine; $10; RSVP today by calling 317-736-6823.
‘THE AFRICAN QUEEN,’ 2 and 7:30 p.m. Feb. 10 and 11, Artcraft Theater, 57 N. Main St., Franklin, 1951, PG, an unlikely love story leads to World War I era heroics, Katharine Hepburn, Humphrey Bogart, $3 to $5, includes a cartoon, historicartcrafttheatre.org
Museums
‘JACCO OLIVER: LIQUID PAINTING, LIQUID TIME,’ through Feb. 12, Indianapolis Museum of Art, 4000 Michigan Road, exhibits feature colorful paintings transformed into video animations, artist creates enthralling pieces that merge traditional painting techniques with photography and video animation. The pieces present a variety of subjects, from intimate scenes of daily life to captivating landscapes and abstract visions.; admission is included with general admission and free for IMA members; imamuseum.org.
‘A GENTLEMAN COLLECTOR FROM INDIANA: PORTRAITS FROM THE COLLECTION OF BOOTH TARKINGTON, through Feb. 26, Indianapolis Museum of Art, 4000 Michigan Road, Indianapolis, admission included in general admission and free for IMA members; 2016 marks the 70th anniversary of the death of Hoosier native and dedicated art collector, Booth Tarkington. This exhibition of portraits highlights Tarkington’s interest in the human face, a subject he wrote about extensively. The show will also feature the writer’s commentary on his collection as found in his correspondence with artists, dealers and art historians.
Music
FRANKLIN COLLEGE CHAMBER CONCERTS, 7 p.m. April 11, Custer Theatre in Old Main, concerts will showcase Franklin College students enrolled in voice or music classes. They will perform an array of music from Broadway and contemporary favorites, to classical and romantic art songs.
FRANKLIN COLLEGE CHORAL CONCERTS, 7 p.m. May 5 and 2 p.m. May 6, Custer Theatre in Old Main. The choral concerts will feature all three college choirs: The FC Singers, the Women’s Chorus and the Men’s Chorus.
FRANKLIN COLLEGE INSTRUMENTAL CONCERTS, 7 p.m. May 9, Custer Theatre in Old Main, showcase of Franklin College students who participate in the FC String Ensemble and the FC Wind Ensemble.
CHORDLIGHTERS BARBERSHOP CHORUS, 7 p.m. Tuesdays, Grace United Methodist Church, 1300 E. Adams Drive, Franklin, men who like to sing and who are interested in the group should come to a rehearsal, call 317-882-5187 or visit chordlighters.org/ for more information.
Seniors
FRIDAY AFTERNOON AT THE MOVIES: ‘THE STRAIGHT STORY,’ 12:30 p.m. Jan. 27, Franklin Active Adult Center, 160 E Adams St., free snacks and show, An elderly man makes a long journey by driving his lawn-mover tractor across states visit and mend his relationship with his ailing brother. Based on a true story. Starring Richard Farnsworth and Sissy Spacek. For members only. Cathy Bailey, 317-736-3696.
FITNESS CLASSES, through Feb. 17, Carole’s Fitness, 5661 Madison Ave., Indianapolis, fitness classes for people over age 50, beginner and intermediate, $40 for six classes, advanced classes, $45 for six classes. Registration deadline, Jan. 4. For information, call 317-788-8377 or email pefley.carole@gmail.com.
MY PLATE, every second Monday, Matthew Hunt from the Purdue Extension, will be presenting the Small Steps curriculum. A recipe or snack is prepared for each lesson and those present will be offered the opportunity to sample it. Each participant will receive an incentive gift from Purdue Extension following the presentation. For members only. Franklin Active Adult Center, 160 Adams St., Bev Bonsett, 317-736-3696.
NINEVEH SENIOR CENTER, 3208 Rodeo Drive, Johnson County Park, next to the horse park, for those 50 and older; weekly activities: 6:30 p.m. Wednesdays: euchre, cost is $1, dominoes, free; ping-pong after cards; 6:30 p.m. Thursdays, bid euchre, cost is $1; 9 a.m. Mondays and Fridays, Shanghai cards; 10 a.m. Mondays: ping-pong; second Friday of the month: pitch-in lunch at noon followed by business meeting. Info: Jon Myers 812-343-4229.
Social and support groups and clubs
DOLLAR HOT DOGS, noon to 5 p.m. every day, Greenwood American Legion Post 252, 234 U.S. 31 South, 317-881-1752.
AMERICARE HOSPICE WINTER GRIEF SUPPORT GROUP, 1:30 to 3 p.m. Mondays, Jan. 23 to Feb. 27, Franklin First Presbyterian Church, 100 E. Madison St., Franklin. Our Winter group will be an afternoon group to get everyone home before dark. Please call Americare at 317-736-0055 to reserve your spot. The group is free, but organizers need to know how many are coming. Ask for Joanna Morse, bereavement coordinator.
DOLLAR BEER FRIDAYS, noon to close Fridays, American Legion Greenwood Post 252, 334 S. U.S. 31, Greenwood, 317-881-1752
JOHNSON COUNTY EMT ASSOCIATION TRAINING SESSIONS, 7:30 p.m. first Monday of the month, Johnson County Emergency Operations Center, behind jail facility; sessions for anyone interested in emergency medicine or for EMTs who need in-service training hours to maintain their certification; information, Roger Gifford 317-422-5703 or Pat McDaniel 317-881-8872.
Sports
BAXTER YMCA REGISTERING FOR YOUTH SPORTS LEAGUES, season runs through March 11. Practices take place one evening each week and games take place on Saturdays. Prices vary because the Y offers a sliding fee scale based on household income. In YMCA Youth Sports, there are no tryouts and no one gets cut from the teams. Everyone who registers is assigned to a team and all players have the opportunity for equal playing time in games, all players participate throughout practices and games. For additional information contact Ashley Chitwood, Youth & Adult Sports Director, at achitwood@indymca.org. Register online at indymca.org/baxter.
Teens
TRY IT TUESDAY: UNICORN RING TOSS, 3:30 p.m. Jan. 24, Greenwood Public Librarty, 310 S. Meridian St., let out your inner unicorn and have some fun with a hilarious unicorn ring toss tournament. Enjoy a tasty snack when you’re done. Registration encouraged:
greenwoodlibrary.us.
THE COURT, 3:30 to 9 p.m. Monday through Thursday; 7 p.m. to midnight Friday and Saturday; $5 cover charge on weekends, 7 Trafalgar Square, Trafalgar, safe, clean environment for teens offering Wi-Fi, jukebox, concessions, a dance floor, arcades and a DJ on the weekends, 765-341-0568.
CENTRAL INDIANA YOUTH CHORUS, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Tuesdays, East 10th Street United Methodist Church, 2327 E. 10th St., Indianapolis, free, ages 10 to 18, learn to sing four-part a cappella harmony, performance opportunities, ongoing registration, Janet Foster, 317-407-4564, janettenor@comcast.net, ciybc.org.
DANCING WITH A PURPOSE, 3 to 5:30 p.m. every Tuesday, Freedom Center, 6240 W. Stones Crossing Road, Greenwood, free, teens meet in the cafeteria for pizza, drinks, ministry to provide a fun and safe environment, talk, dance, pray, small groups, listen to inspirational speakers and leaders, dwap2010@gmail.com.
Wine and food
AMERICAN LEGION RIDERS RIBEYE DINNER, 6 p.m. Jan. 21, Greenwood American Legion, 252 S. U.S. 31, 1-pound ribeye dinner with salad bar and baked potato, $20 or a couple can share a steak with all the fixings for $25; 317-881-1752.
WINTER WARM UP WEEKEND: HEARTY BEEF VEGETABLE, open noon to 6 p.m. music 2 to 5 p.m. Jan. 21 and 22, Mallow Run Winery, 6964 W Whiteland Road, Bargersville, enjoy satisfying soups, freshly-baked breads, and scrumptious desserts, all paired with your favorite Mallow Run wines and live local music; free admission. Complimentary wine tasting. Soup meals, desserts and wine by the glass or bottle available for purchase. Saturday music: Cari Ray; Sunday music: Jaden St. Jazz; mallowrun.com.
COMMUNITY MEALS, 5 to 7 p.m. Monday, Greenwood Christian Church, 2045 Averitt Road; 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesday, Greenwood United Methodist Church, 525 N. Madison Ave., 5 to 7 p.m., Tuesday, Turning Point Church, 3600 N. Morton St., Franklin; 5 to 6:30 p.m. Tabernacle Christian Church, 198 N. Water St., Franklin, 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday, Center Grove Church, 2340 S. State Road 135, Greenwood; 6 to 7:30 p.m. second Wednesdays, Stones Crossing Church, 7000 W. Stones Crossing Road, Greenwood; 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Mount Auburn United Methodist Church, 3100 W. Stones Crossing Road, Greenwood; 5 to 6:30 p.m. Friday, Grace United Methodist Church, 1300 E. Adams Drive, Franklin; 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Fridays, Resurrection Lutheran Church, 445 E. Stop 11 Road, Indianapolis; 5 to 7 p.m. second and fourth Saturdays, Honey Creek United Methodist Church, 2722 S. Honey Creek Road, Greenwood, 6 to 8 p.m. every third Monday, Greenwood First Presbyterian Church, 102 W. Main St.; 5 to 6:30 p.m., some Mondays, Hopewell Presbyterian, 677 W. State Road 144, Franklin; for more information about participating, contact Cathy Ann Armour at carmourconsulting@gmail.com. or call her at 317-716-3900 or contact one of the organizations serving the meals, to see the monthly menu calendar, visit underthesonfaithcommunity.org or pick up a copy at any of the locations serving the meals.