Free time – March 9

Seasonal
VICTORIAN TEA, 1 p.m. March 11, Johnson County Museum, 135 N. Main St., Franklin; explore the life of writer, poet, and bestselling author James Whitcomb Riley, through the eyes of Hoosier actor Danny Russel. Enjoy finger foods, teas and desserts from Suzy’s Tea House and Bakery. Tickets are $15 per individual, or $90 for a table of seven. Tickets can be purchased at the museum and reservations should be made by calling 317-346-4500. For more information, visit www.johnsoncountymuseum.org or call 317-346-4500.
Books
I HEART YA BOOK CLUB, 6:30 p.m. March 15, Greenwood library, 310 S. Meridian St., free, discussion of “An Abundance of Katherines,” by John Green, for teens and adults, 317-881-1953, greenwoodlibrary.us
BOOKLOVERS BOOK CLUB, 10 a.m. March 16, Greenwood library, 310 S. Meridian St., free, discussion of “My Grandmother Asked Me to Tell You She’s Sorry,” by Fredrik Backman, 881-1953, greenwoodlibrary.us
FRANKLIN PAGE-TURNERS BOOK DISCUSSION, 6:30 p.m. March 20, Franklin library, 401 State St., free, discussion of “One Thousand White Women,” by Jim Fergus; pageafterpage.org
MONDAY NIGHT BOOK CLUB, 7 p.m., March 20, White River library, 1664 Library Blvd., Greenwood, free, discussion of “The Supremes at Earl’s All-You-Can-Eat,” by Edward Moore, 317-885-1330, pageafterpage.org
Community event, forum
MARCH FOR POSITIVE POLICE AND COMMUNITY RELATIONS, 3:15 p.m. March 14, Franklin College Office of Diversity and Inclusion will host march from the campus gazebo next to the B.F. Hamilton Library to the First Baptist Church of Franklin, located at 201 E. Jefferson Street in Franklin. Following the march, a panel discussion will take place at 3:45 p.m. at the church. The panel will be moderated by David Carlson, Ph.D., Franklin College professor of philosophy and religion. A question-and-answer session will be held following the discussion. Panelist include Precious Cornner-Jones, an Indiana state police officer; Jason Jimerson, Ph.D., an associate professor of sociology and sociology department chair at Franklin College; Ontay Johnson, the executive director of the 100 Black Men of Indianapolis, a youth development organization that provides mentoring-based educational programs; Tim O’Sullivan, Franklin’s chief of police; and Randy Werden, Johnson County sheriff’s office chief deputy. The event is free and open to the public.
Classes
HOW TO FILE YOUR (SIMPLE) TAXES YOURSELF, 6 p.m. March 9, Greenwood library, 310 S. Meridian St., Want to tackle your own taxes but aren’t sure where to begin? Learn some tips and tricks for filing your own taxes online easily from IRS trained volunteers. Registration:
greenwoodlibrary.us.
HOW TO CONDUCT PRODUCTIVE MEETINGS, 6 p.m. March 14, Greenwood library, 310 S. Meridian St., efficiently conducted meetings take advantage of valuable resources. Learn and practice the techniques and dynamics of conducting productive meetings in small groups. The seminar is sponsored by the Greenwood Woodman Toastmasters. Registration: greeenwoodlibrary.us
JOHNSON COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY FREE ONLINE COURSES, Patrons can access thousands of online courses in Microsoft Office, Photoshop, web design, business, marketing and more at no cost. The Lynda.com video library offers users a chance to grow skills in graphic design, computer programming, photography and video. Software includes Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access and Outlook, Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign, Google Apps, iMovie and Final Cut Pro. Visit pageafterpage.org/lynda to log in and create a Lynda.com account.
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 881-4719 or 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, 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
Fundraisers and Galas
INDIANA ASTROS CRAFT AND VENDOR SHOW FUNDRAISER, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. March 12, Johnson County Fairgrounds, 250 Fairground St., Franklin, fundraiser for 12 and under softball league; giveaways and doorprizes
Gardening
JOHNSON COUNTY GARDEN CLUB: LIFELONG SKILLS IN GROWING GARDENS AND MONARCH BUTTERFLIES, 6:30 p.m. March 13, Purdue Extension office, 484 N. Morton St., Franklin; Ellen Paris: “Lifelong Skills in Growing Gardens;” and Missi Tinsley and Megan Greene: “Studying Monarch Butterflies in Kansas and Mexico,” speakers share their recent trips and learning as a result of being recipients of grant money from a local Education Foundation to research areas of their choosing. All are employees of Franklin Community Schools.
ALL ABOUT ORCHIDS, 7:30 p.m. March 14, Holliday Park Nature Center, 6363 Spring Mill Road, Indianapolis. Free and open to the public. Hosted by Amos Butler Audubon. Orchids are one of the most fascinating plants on earth. Ron Giles will talk about cloud forest orchids and the best and easiest orchids to grow at home. Giles has been growing orchids for more than 20 years and cares for more than 790 species. amosbutleraudubon.org/
SPRING LAWN CARE CLASSES, 6 p.m. March 16, Greenwood library, 310 S. Meridian St., mowing techniques, proper timing for pre-emergent crabgrass herbicide, broadleaf weed control, aeration, establishing a fertilizing schedule and more topics, no registration fee, registration is encouraged, handouts available. Instructor: Dick Huber, master gardener. Register online at www.greenwoodlibrary.us or call 317-885-5036
Government
TOX BOX, hours of operation are 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays, at 1051 Hospital Road, Franklin. Items accepted: household cleaning supplies, yard and pool chemicals, automotive fluids, oil-based paint and stain. No latex paint will be accepted. The Tox Box is for Johnson County residents only. No businesses, contractors or small quantity generators will be accepted. Call the Johnson County Recycling District office at 317-738-2546 for more information or visit www.recyclejohnsoncounty.com.
Health and fitness
WESTSIDE PARK, GREENWOOD HIKE, 8:30 a.m. Saturdays in March, park Westside Park parking lot in Greenwood, 8-mile walk with a 5-mile option in parks and neighborhoods in Greenwood. indyhike.org
GREENWOOD PARK MALL HIKE, 6 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays in March, sign in at the mall food court for a self-guided hike. Take as many one- mile laps as you want; indyhike.org
BEECH GROVE HIKE, 6 p.m. Tuesdays in March, meet at southeast corner of Emerson and Churchman in Beech Grove in the Churchman Hill Plaza behind the BP station for a 5-mile hike; indyhike.org
SOUTHPORT PARK HIKE, 9:15 a.m. Wednesdays in March, meet at 6901 Derbyshire Road behind the Southport Police Station for an 8-mile hike; indyhike.org
WEIGHT WATCHERS MEETINGS, 6 p.m. Thursdays, Hornet Park Community Center, 5245 Hornet Ave., Beech Grove, 317-803-9086
F.I.T. FORCE 3 — DANCE FITNESS, 7 to 8 p.m., Tuesdays and Thursdays, The Gear, 230 Commerce Drive, Franklin, $5 suggested donation, dance fitness classes, encouraging women to find Freedom In Truth for their mind, body and spirit, fitforce3.com, fitforce3@yahoo.com
AQUATOTS, Franklin Parks and Recreation program, dates and times vary; parent/toddler swim class, class is designed for children 9 months through 3 years old; complete information: 736-3689; franklinparks.org
ZUMBA, 6 to 7 p.m. Tuesdays, Providence Christian Church, 4080 W. County Road 100N, Bargersville, $5 per session, Zumba resumes with certified instructor, preregistration not required, all are welcome, 422-9331
FUN TIME YOGA FOR KIDS, now booking private and groups of 5 or more, 7 Cedars Yoga, 1064 S. Morgantown Road, Morgantown, 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, 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, 881-8527
TAI CHI CLASS, 10 to 11 a.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays, First Baptist Church basement, 201 E. Jefferson St., Franklin, free, 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, 881-6727
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
PRENATAL YOGA, 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. Saturdays, Evolutions@Yoga, 2801 Fairview Place, Suite 1, Greenwood, check website for fee information, evolutionsyoga.com, Terrie Purdy, 881-9642
Kids
WONDERFUL ONES STORY TIME, 9:30 a.m. Tuesdays, White River library, 1664 Library Blvd., Greenwood, free, 885-1330, pageafterpage.org
TERRIFIC TWOS STORY TIME, 10:15 and 11 a.m. Tuesdays, White River library, 1664 Library Blvd., Greenwood, free, 885-1330, pageafterpage.org
CRAFTY KIDS CLUB, 4 to 5:30 p.m. fourth Tuesdays, Trafalgar library, 424 Tower St., free, crafts, 878-9560, pageafterpage.org
PRESCHOOL STORY TIME, 9:30, 10:30 a.m. and 2 p.m. Wednesdays and Thursdays, 6:30 p.m. Tuesdays, Greenwood library, 301 S. Meridian St., preschoolers 3- to 5-year-olds, greenwoodlibrary.us.
FUN TIME YOGA FOR KIDS, 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. first Wednesday of the month, Evolutions @ Yoga, 2801 Fairview Place, Suite 1, Greenwood, $5, Terrie Purdy, 881-9642
STORY TIME AT STARBUCKS, 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. Wednesdays, Starbucks, 2279 N. Morton St., Franklin, free, ages 3 to 6, must be accompanied by an adult. Contact for reservations Mary Beth Spitz, 560-5017, mspitz7@comcast.net
PRESCHOOL STORY TIME, 10 a.m. and 1:30 pm. Thursdays, White River library, 1664 Library Blvd., Greenwood, free, ages 3 to 5, registration, 535-6206, pageafterpage.org
HOME-SCHOOL CLUB, 10 a.m. Thursdays, Trafalgar library, 424 Tower St., free, read, art, writing, lharris@jcplin.org, pageafterpage.org
PRESCHOOL STORY TIME, 10 a.m. Thursdays, Trafalgar library, 424 Tower St., free, ages 3 to 5, registration, 535-6206, pageafterpage.org
STORY TIMES TO GO, 10:30 a.m. Tuesdays, Trafalgar library, 424 Tower St., free, ages 2 to 4, pageafterpage.org
STORYTIME YOGA, noon to 12:45 p.m. Saturdays, Peaceful Heart Yoga Studio, 550 E. Jefferson St., Franklin, $12, ages 3 and older, 843-267-5381, peaceful-heart-yoga.com
Lectures
CELEBRATE WOMEN’S HISTORY MONTH: THE REV. JACKIE MEANS, 6 p.m. March 16, Trafalgar library, 424 S. Tower St., On Jan. 1, 1977, Rev. Jackie Means became the first woman to be regularly ordained by the Episcopal Church in the United States in Indianapolis. She will give a talk about her work and this distinction; pageafterpage.org
Movies & Theater
‘VERTIGO,’ 2 and 7:30 p.m. March 10-11, Artcraft Theater, 57 N. Main St., Franklin, 1958, Hitchcock masterpiece of acrophobia and obsession, James Stewart, Kim Novak, $3 to $5, includes a cartoon, historicartcrafttheatre.org
‘CLUE,’ 2 and 7:30 p.m. March 17-18, Artcraft Theater, 57 N. Main St., Franklin, 1985, whodunit game comes to life, with three different endings, Tim Curry, Madeline Kahn and Christopher Lloyd, $3 to $5, includes a cartoon, historicartcrafttheatre.org
Museums
‘DOING YOUR CIVIC DUTY: THE EVOLUTION OF VOTING,’ open through beginning of April, Johnson County Museum of History, 135 N. Main St., Franklin, new exhibit tells the story of changes in who could vote, the role of different elected officials, and some of the fascinating elected officials over the years. For more information, visit www.johnson
countymuseum.org or call 317-346-4500.
Music
AFRICAN CHILDREN’S CHOIR, 7 p.m. March 10, Franklin Community Church, 2005 Upper Shelbyville Road, program features well-loved children’s songs, traditional spirituals and gospel favorites. Concerts are free and open to all. A free-will offering is taken at the performance to support African Children’s Choir programs, such as education, care and relief and development programs.
FRANKLIN COMMUNITY BAND, 7 p.m. March 16, Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, 1300 U.S. 31 South, Franklin, band and young musicians will perform, fellowship and fefreshments will be provided after the concert. All are welcome.
Seniors
NINEVEH SENIOR CENTER RUMMAGE SALE, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. March 24, 9 a.m. to noon March 25, Nineveh Senior Center, 3208 Rodeo Drive, Nineveh, chili, hot dogs, desserts and drinks
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 E. Adams St., Bev Bonsett, 317-736-3696
ZUMBA GOLD, 1 p.m. Thursdays, Franklin Active Adult Center, 160 E. Adams St., instructor Christa Martin, Zumba Gold takes the Zumba formula and modifies the moves and pacing to suit the needs of the active older adult, for those just starting their journey to a fit and healthy lifestyle. Cost is $2 per session. For members only, Bev Bonsett, 317-736-3696
WII GAMES, 11:30 a.m. Tuesdays, Franklin Active Adult Center, 160 E. Adams St., Franklin, fun and exercise, for members only, Bev Bonsett, 317-736-3696
LINE DANCING, 11:30 a.m. Mondays, line dancing lessons led by Phyllis and Harold Parker, for members only. Franklin Active Adult Center, 160 E. Adams, Bev Bonsett, 317-736-3696
COMMUNITY BINGO, 2 p.m. last Friday of the month, Hickory Creek of Franklin, 580 Lemley St., Franklin, musical entertainment, refreshments, bingo starts about 2:30 p.m., free, must RSVP two weeks in advance, 736-8214
DEVOTIONAL TIME, 9:15 to 9:45 a.m. Wednesdays, Franklin Active Adult Center, 160 E. Adams St., Karyl Entner will lead a devotion using an inspirational story or Bible verse, for members only, Bev Bonsett, 317-317-736-3696
COMPUTER CLASSES, 10 a.m. Mondays, The Social of Greenwood, 550 Polk St., free, sign up at 882-4810
BUNKA EMBROIDERY, 6:30 p.m. second and fourth Thursday of the month, $1, The Social of Greenwood, 550 Polk St.
MEXICAN TRAIN, 1 p.m., The Social of Greenwood, 550 Polk St., $1
MAH-JONGG, 1 p.m. Wednesdays, The Social of Greenwood, 550 Polk St., $1
MOVIE MATINEE, last Wednesday of each month, The Social of Greenwood, 550 Polk St., $1, 882-4810
ZUMBA, 6:30 p.m. Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, $5, Trafalgar Banquet Center, 107 S. Pleasant St., 878-4424
BINGO, 6 p.m. Thursdays and 9:30 a.m. Fridays, $4 at The Social of Greenwood, 550 Polk St., 882-4810
EUCHRE, 6:30 p.m. Tuesdays, 1 p.m. Thursdays, Trafalgar Banquet Center, 107 S. Pleasant St., $3, 878-4424.
10-MINUTE CHAIR MASSAGE, noon to 2 p.m. by appointment second Tuesday of each month, free, The Social of Greenwood, 550 Polk St., 882-4810
HEARING AID CLEANING AND BATTERIES, 11 a.m. to noon, second Monday of each month, The Social of Greenwood, 550 Polk St.
BRAIN EXERCISE, 11 a.m. Fridays (except for the last Friday of the month), Franklin Active Adult Center, 160 E. Adams St., free for members, 317-736-3696
BARGERSVILLE SENIOR CENTER, 6 to 9 p.m. Wednesdays, 14 W. Old South St. Bargersville, music, singing and pitch-in supper, welcome singers, pickers and all who enjoy fellowship, for information 422-5358 or 840-7856
FOLK DANCING, 9:30 a.m. Thursdays, $4, The Social of Greenwood, 550 Polk St.
SENIOR STRETCH ’N’ FLEX, 11:15 a.m. to noon, every Tuesday and the second and third Thursday in the Activity Room, The Social of Greenwood, 550 Polk St., exercise class involves sitting and using stretching bands to perform stretches, $3, thesocialofgreenwood.org
CENTRAL INDIANA COUNCIL ON AGING NEIGHBORHOOD MEALS, 11:30 a.m. to noon Monday through Friday, Crestwood Village South, 8811 Madison Ave., Building 6, Indianapolis, suggested donation $2, hot, nutritious meals for adults 60 and older, call for reservation 24 hours in advance, 888-7973, cicoa.org
NUTRITIONAL SENIOR MEALS, 11:30 a.m. to noon Mondays and Fridays, Nineveh Senior Center, Schoolhouse Road and Rodeo Drive, Johnson County Park, $4.60, call two days in advance to order meal, Rose McTarsney, 346-0173
EXERCISE, 10 a.m. Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays, Franklin Active Adult Center, 160 E. Adams St., free, get moving with other active adults, 317-736-3696
DUPLICATE BRIDGE, 12:30 p.m. Mondays, The Social of Greenwood, 550 Polk St., $1, 882-4810
COFFEE TALK, 9 a.m. Mondays through Fridays, Franklin Active Adult Center, 160 E. Adams St., free, 317-736-3696
BODY BALANCE AND STRENGTH EXERCISE, 9 a.m. Mondays, The Social of Greenwood, 550 Polk St., taught by personal trainer, $5, tips to gain control of your health, registration required, 882-4810
BINGO AND BRIDGE, 1 p.m. Mondays, Franklin Active Adult Center, 160 E. Adams St., 50 cents per card, games with active adults, 317-736-3696
MUSIC, 9:30 a.m. Tuesdays, Franklin Active Adult Center, 160 E. Adams St., free, everyone welcome, 317-736-3696
HELPING HANDS MINISTRY: HOT MEALS, 5 to 7 p.m. Tuesdays, Franklin Church of Christ, 3600 U.S. 31 North, free, different hot meals every week, Patty Rash, 560-1847, 535-5200, ext. 1, franklinchurch.org
Wii BOWLING, 10 a.m. Tuesdays, The Social of Greenwood, 550 Polk St., $1, 882-4810
EUCHRE, 1 p.m. Tuesdays, The Social of Greenwood, 550 Polk St., $2, 882-4810
BUILDING BETTER BONES EXERCISES, 10:15 a.m. Tuesdays, The Social of Greenwood, 550 Polk St., 882-4810
TRAFALGAR SENIOR CITIZENS, meetings at 11:30 a.m. second Wednesday of each month at the Sycamore Bible Church, 699 E. Park St. Bring a lunch and two or three covered prizes for bingo; 878-5475
QUILTING, 10 a.m. Wednesdays, Franklin Active Adult Center, 160 E. Adams St., free, 317-736-3696
COMPUTER CLASSES, 11 a.m., Tuesdays and Thursdays, Franklin Active Adult Center, 160 E Adams St., $12 for six one-hour lessons for members only. Bev Bonsett, 317-736-3696.
CONTRACT BRIDGE, 1 p.m. Thursdays, The Social of Greenwood, 550 Polk St., $1, 882-4810
TAI CHI, 10 a.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays, Franklin Active Adult Center, 160 E. Adams St., free for members, 317-736-3696
WELLNESS WARRIORS, 3 to 4 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays, parks and recreation, 396 Branigin Blvd., Franklin, free for members of Franklin Active Adult Center, 317-736-3696
BID EUCHRE, 1 p.m. Tuesdays, $0.50, Franklin Active Adult Center, 160 E. Adams St., free, 317-736-3696
BRIDGE AND OPEN CARDS, 1 p.m., Wednesdays, Franklin Active Adult Center, 160 E Adams St., free, 317-736-3696
PINOCHLE, 1 p.m. Fridays, $0.50, Franklin Active Adult Center, 160 E Adams St., free, 317-736-3696
JOYFUL NOISE SINGERS, 10:45 a.m. Mondays, Franklin Active Adult Center, 160 E. Adams St., free, 317-317-736-3696
MUSIC, 9:30 a.m. Tuesdays, Franklin Active Adult Center, 160 E Adams St., free, everyone welcome,
QUILTING, 10 a.m. Wednesdays, Franklin Active Adult Center, 160 E. Adams St., free, 317-736-3696
NONIMPACT AEROBICS, 10:30 a.m. Mondays and Wednesdays, 6 p.m. Tuesdays, The Social of Greenwood, 550 Polk St., 882-4810
STORYTELLING, 10:45 a.m. Mondays, Franklin Active Adult Center, 160 E. Adams St., Becky Horton entertains through storytelling. Free for members, 317-736-3696
EUCHRE, 1 p.m., Thursdays, $.50, Franklin Active Adult Center, 160 E. Adams St., 317-736-3696
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 www.indymca.org/baxter.
Teens
TEEN TECH WEEK AT THE JOHNSON COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY, 4 p.m. March 9, Pac-Man Frames at the Clark Pleasant library, make an arcade-inspired picture frame. All supplies will be provided; noon to 3 p.m., March 11: Amazing Robots at the White River library, observe, explore and marvel at the amazing inventions of Red Alert 1741, the award-winning Robotics Team from Center Grove High School. Drop in any time between 12 and 3 p.m. For more information or to register, please visit pageafterpage.org/programs. See a complete list of JCPL programs in the Spring Program Guide.
THE COURT, 3:30 to 9 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays; 7 p.m. to midnight Fridays and Saturdays; $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, 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
FFA PORK CHOP DINNERS, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. third Tuesdays of the month, FFA Leadership Center, 6595 S. 125 W, Trafalgar, entrée, three sides, dessert and drinks for $15. Reservations should be made with Chris Nix at 317-878-4570 and are accepted until 4 p.m. each third Tuesday.
CABIN FEVER FRIDAYS AT THE SYCAMORE AT MALLOW RUN FEATURING THE DOO! BAND, 7 -10 p.m. March 10, Sycamore at Mallow Run, 7070 W. Whiteland Road, Bargersville. Enjoy live music, food truck eats and your favorite beer, wine and cocktails from the bar on select Friday evenings. 21 and over only, $10 cover at the door. Food available to purchase from Johnson’s BBQ & Brozinni Pizzeria. Beer, wine and cocktails available for purchase at the bar; 317-530-6463.
AMERICAN LEGION BIRTHDAY CELEBRATION, 7 p.m. March 14 American Legion Franklin Post 205, 1200 Park Ave.; post, is open daily at 2 p.m. and at noon on Saturday. Come at 7:30 p.m. every Thursday for weekly treasure hunt with a weekly jackpot raffle. Public is welcome. Call 317-738-9934; Registration required.
ALL-YOU-CAN-EAT BREAKFAST, 7 to 10 a.m. last Saturday of each month, Greenwood Masonic Lodge 514, 592 N. Meridian St., $7, 437-5428
MONTHLY BREAKFAST, 7 to 10 a.m. first Saturday of the month, Whiteland Masonic Lodge, 39 S. Front St., $6, all-you-can-eat which includes scrambled eggs, sausage, biscuits with gravy, and pancakes plus juice, milk and coffee. Everyone welcome to come and meet your friends and enjoy good food.