GREENWOOD FARMERS MARKET, 8 a.m. to noon, Saturdays through Oct. 14, Greenwood United Methodist Church parking lot, 525 N. Madison Ave.
NATIONAL NIGHT OUT/FAMILY FUN DAY, 1 to 6 p.m. Aug. 5, East Park, New Whiteland; festivities will begin with a parade at noon; activities include a dunk tank with New Whiteland police officers and elected officials waiting to be dunked, vehicle and equipment displays and demonstrations, face painting, T J & Hooch deejay, food trucks/vendors, fire station tours along with several local businesses setting up booths. The Indiana Blood Mobile will be on site along with the JumpStart from Southside Harley Davidson. The White River Township Fire Education Trailer and the Johnson County Emergency Management Mobile Command Vehicle will be at the event. Rowdie with the Indianapolis Indians will be there part of the day as will the Pacers Fan Van. The day’s festivities will end with the showing of “The Lego Batman Movie” by South Pointe Church around 9 p.m. To register for the parade or for free booth space or to sign up to donate blood please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 317-535-5858 and select option No. 1 or 317-535-7500.
HOPS & VINES FESTIVAL, 5 to 10 p.m. Aug. 26, downtown Franklin; participants can taste samples of craft beers and Indiana wines while enjoying live music at a family friendly event; Artcraft Theatre retro movies: 2 p.m., “Adventures In Babysitting,” 5 p.m. “Stand By Me,” 7:30 p.m., “Karate Kid,” 10 p.m. “Fast Times at Ridgemont High,” 57 N. Main St.; 5 p.m. Food and beverage vendors serving, $5 admission, 5 p.m. classic car cruise-in on North Main Street, 7 to 10 p.m. live music by Hairbangers Ball; discoverdowntownfranklin.org.
FRANKLIN FARMERS MARKET, 8 a.m. to noon Saturdays through Sept. 2, downtown Franklin, southwest corner of West Jefferson and South Jackson streets.
Arts & crafts
SOUTHSIDE ART LEAGUE JULY EXHIBITION: SYVIA GRAY, through July 29, Southside Art League Gallery, 299 E. Broadway St., Greenwood; artist show and free silk painting demonstration by native Indianapolis artist Sylvia Gray, who exhibit painted silk paintings/wearable art and impressionistic oil paintings, many of which will be for sale. Visit her website, sylviagray.net to see examples of her unique creations. Visit the gallery during regular hours 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Wednesday through Saturday. Please call SALI to arrange for viewing by appointment at any other time. Open house 6 to 8 p.m. July 14 at the gallery and the painting demonstration is noon to 2 p.m. July 15; information: 317-882-5562.
QUILT CONNECTION GUILD, 7 to 9 p.m. Aug. 3, Greenwood United Methodist Church, 525 N. Madison Ave., LuAnn Krug, who knits, crochets, makes quilts and writes the Loose Threads blog, will present a trunk show. Come see her beautiful work! Guests and new members are always welcome.
PAINTING THE PAST, 7 p.m. Aug. 10, Art of Kira Studios, 135 N. Main St., Franklin; learn to paint the Hendrick’s cabin, which is located next to the Johnson County Museum. The cost for the program is $20 per person. For more information, please visit johnsoncountymuseum.org or call 317-346-4500.
COLOR THE COUNTY COMMUNITY PAINTING DAY, 8 a.m. to noon Aug. 19, 351 E. Jefferson St., FranklinJohnson County Community Foundation’s Color the County Mural Program design winner has been announced, and organizers are recruiting volunteers to help paint the mural at the Jefferson Street building in August. JCCF invites residents of all ages to help paint at the Franklin Community Painting Day during the Franklin Farmers Market. Painting supplies and refreshments will be provided.
FRANKLIN CHIPMATES WOODCARVING CLUB, 6:30 to 8 p.m. Thursdays, Franklin Cultural Arts and Recreation Center, 396 Branigin Blvd., beginners and experienced craftspeople welcome, 317-736-1582.
Books & Literary events
GREENWOOD PUBLIC LIBRARY SUMMER READING PROGRAM, through July 29, Greenwood library, 310 S. Meridian St., readers of all ages are encouraged to record hours read, participate in our reading challenges, attend programs, and more to earn points. Collect points to vote for some great community prizes; greenwoodlibrary.us.
PRIMETIME BOOK CLUB, 6:30 p.m. Aug. 1, Greenwood library, 310 S. Meridian St., free, discussion of “Small Great Things,” by Jodi Piccoult, registration, 317-881-1953, greenwoodlibrary.us/primetime.asp.
CLARK PLEASANT ROCKIN’ READS BOOK DISCUSSION, 5:30 p.m. Aug. 2, Clark Pleasant Library, 530 Tracy Road, Suite 250, New Whiteland, discussion of “Born to Run,” by Bruce Springsteen, pagefterpage.org, 317-535-6206.
MYSTERY BOOK CLUB, 1 p.m. Aug. 7, Greenwood library, 310 S. Meridian St., free, discussion of “In the Woods,” by Tana French, 317-881-1953, greenwoodlibrary.us.
STOUT STORIES, 6:30 p.m. Aug. 7, River City Winery, free, patrons 21 and older only, discussion of “Olive Kitteridge,” by Elizabeth Strout; pageafterpage.org.
WELL RED BOOK CLUB, 6 p.m. Aug. 9, Vino Villa, free, title TBA; patrons 21 and older only, 317-885-5036, greenwoodlibrary.us.
Church & Spiritual Programs
‘IS GENESIS HISTORY?’ 6 p.m. July 30, First Christian Church of Morgantown, 2717 S. Morgantown Road, invites the public to attend a free showing of “Is Genesis History?” The documentary features more than a dozen scientists and scholars who travel the globe and examine mountain ranges, volcanoes, canyons, the ocean floor, and fossil records in the light of biblical, historical and scientific data to find out whether they support creation and the great flood of the Bible. Free popcorn and drinks will be available during the screening at the church. Information: 317-502-0277.
FREE HAIRCUTS, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. July 31, Revealing Light Baptist Church, 16130 U.S. 31 North, Edinburgh, all are welcome to attend the outreach event for a free haircut and can receive gift bags of free hygiene products; 765-256-0308.
FUN AT THE FAIR LUNCHEON, noon to 1:45 p.m. Aug. 16, Dye’s Walk Country Club, 2080 S. State Road 135, Greenwood; $14; speaker: Rita Stewart from Arlington, Ohio “Secrets to Lasting Wealth,” Rita will also do the music and special feature along with her husband Jim. To make or cancel reservation call Nancy at 317-787-2846 by Aug. 14. Affiliated with Stonecroft Ministries.
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.
Fundraisers & Galas
KATIE ROBARDS SCHOLARSHIP GOLF OUTING, noon, July 28, Hickory Stick Golf Course, 4422 Hickory Stick Blvd, Greenwood, funds raised go for the Katie Robards Scholarship Fund. Scholarship is run through the Johnson Memorial Health Foundation. This year 21 $1,000 scholarships will be awarded bringing the total awarded to over $300,000. For more information or sign up contact Mike Robards at 317-416-9755.
HABITAT FOR HUMANITY WOMEN BUILD 2017: DINNER AND AUCTION, 6 p.m. Aug. 12, Lone Willow Barn, 5425 E. County Road 700 North, Franklin, $10; hog roast dinner; email email@example.com for tickets.
DINING IN THE DARK, 5 p.m. Aug. 24, Compass Park Community Center at the Indiana Masonic Home, Franklin, fundraiserwill highlight the hardships of older adults while raising money for a nonprofit organization that serves them. Johnson County Senior Services will serve a three-course meal completely in pitch-black darkness. Diners will get in touch with all senses as they savor the smell and taste of the dining experience. The meal will be complete with music and conversation. Cost is $63 per individual, and $500 to $1,000 for a reserved table for eight. The keynote speaker will be Richard Brendan, a local broadcaster. The event includes a silent and live auction and is intended for guests 15 years old and older. Funds raised at the program will also help provide many of the free essential services that enhance the lives of Johnson County seniors. Johnson County Senior Services also maintains a food pantry and delivers food to seniors in need and at risk, as well as providing free durable medical equipment, information and assistance. For more information or to order tickets, call 317-560-1707.
WORMS AND THE GARDEN, 6 p.m. July 27, free, Trafalgar library, 424 S. Tower St., Learn how to use worms to break down plant materials and create compost that you can use in your garden. Brown County gardening expert Torrie Birkemeier will discuss vermicomposting and how it can benefit home gardeners. Public welcome. Information: 317-736-9167.
JOHNSON COUNTY GARDEN CLUB PHIL AND DAWN VANBLARCUM: P7D FLOWER FARM AND COOKOUT, Aug. 14; Purdue Extension Johnson County office, 484 N. Morton St., Franklin, new members welcome, 317-346-7316.
DAYLILY/IRIS SALE, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Aug. 19, Sullivan Hardware & Garden, 6955 N. Keystone Ave., Indianapolis, Indiana Daylily-Iris Society event, free admission. Members will offer their daylilies and iris at reduced prices including outstanding varieties and colors not normally offered at local Garden Centers. Visit website for more information: indianadaylilyirissociety.org or call Shirley Toney 317-346-0005.
Health & fitness, support
SCHOOL IMMUNIZATION CLINIC, 5 to 7 p.m. Aug. 1, Greenwood library, 310 S. Meridian St., Franciscan Health will be at GPL to administer DTap, Hepatitis A, Hepatitis B, HPV, MMR, Meningococcal, Meningococcal Group B, Polio, Tdap, and Varicella. Please bring your health insurance card with you. Most major health insurance companies like Anthem, United Health Care, Aetna, and Cigna are accepted. Franciscan Health also have a program that allows them to assist with the cost of vaccines, for those without health insurance. Information and registration: 317-528-6374 or email firstname.lastname@example.org or Marinita.Mikits@franciscanalliance.org.
HEARING TEST BY MIRACLE EAR, 9 a.m. to noon, Aug. 15, Greenwood library, 310 S. Meridian St., stop by the library and set up a time for a free hearing test with Miracle Ear. No registration required.
GRIEFSHARE, 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesdays through Sept. 13, GracePoint Church, 330 Whiteland Road, New Whiteland; support program features nationally recognized experts of grief recovery topics, such as relationships, challenges of grieving and guilt and anger; for more information, call Donna Smith at 317-535-3512; or email email@example.com.
FOREST LAWN COMMUNITY OUTREACH HEALING PATH WORKSHOP SERIES, 3 p.m. Wednesdays through Aug. 23, Dyes Walk Country Club, 2080 S. State Road 135, Greenwood, area professionals present a different topic on grieving the loss of a loved one; expert advice includes topics such as coping with loss; home defense and personal safety; financial and practical matters and more. The final workshop in the series is a healthy eating presentation delivered by a nutritionist who provides important information on how grief and sadness affect hunger, meal planning strategies following the loss of a loved one and more. For information on the unique Healing Path Workshop Series and other free events and activities intended to enhance the overall well-being of the Greenwood community, call Community outreach coordinator, Jesica Overstreet at 317-535-9003.
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.
SMART START CHILDCARE AND PRESCHOOL ART FAIR AND OPEN HOUSE, 5 to 7 p.m. Aug. 4, 203 Commerce Drive, Franklin; 317-738-9200.
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.
TERRIFIC TWOS STORY TIME, 10:15 and 11 a.m. Tuesdays, White River library, 1664 Library Blvd., Greenwood, free, 317-885-1330, 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, 317-881-9642.
WE-FIT WEDNESDAY SPECIAL NEEDS GROUP, 6:30 to 8 p.m. every second and fourth Wednesday of the month, Franklin Christian Fellowship Church, 2800 N. Graham Road, Franklin, free, for special needs children, families, have fun, network, sing, do crafts, share about Jesus, Patty Kinney, 317-850-3864, firstname.lastname@example.org, franklincf.com.
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, 317-560-5017, email@example.com.
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.
STORY TIMES TO GO, 10:30 a.m. Thursdays, Trafalgar library, 424 Tower St., free, ages 2 to 4, pageafterpage.org.
HOME-SCHOOL CLUB, 10 a.m. Thursdays, Trafalgar library, 424 Tower St., free, read, art, writing, firstname.lastname@example.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.
CENTRAL INDIANA YOUTH CHORUS CHORAL INSTRUCTION, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Tuesdays year-round, East 10th St. United Methodist Church, 2327 E. 10th St., Indianapolis; activity for boys and girls age 10 to 18 who like to sing and learn to sing four-part a cappella harmony; ongoing registration; reading music not required; contact: 317-407-4564; email@example.com; ciybc.org.
Movies & Theater
OUR TOWN PLAYERS: ‘THE BEST CHRISTMAS PAGEANT EVER,’ 7 p.m. July 28 and 29, 2 p.m. July 30, 7 p.m. Aug. 4-5, 2 p.m. Aug. 6, Franklin Active Adult Center, 160 E. Adams St.
SUMMER MOVIE CAMP SERIES: ‘MONSTER TRUCKS,’ 10 a.m. Aug. 2, Canary Creek Cinema, 870 Mallory Parkway, Franklin, PG, 105 min, free to all patrons, sponsored by Bradley Chevrolet, Corn Country Radio, Franklin Parks and Recreation, Horizon Bank, Denny’s Restaurant, and Victory Christian pre-school; canarycreekcinemas.com.
‘PAPPY WILSON’S DOWN HOME FRANKLIN JAMBOREE,” 7:30 p.m. Aug. 5, Artcraft Theatre, 57 N. Main St., Franklin; live, radio-style variety show performance; historicartcrafttheatre.org.
SUMMER CONCERT SERIES: HAMILTON STRING BAND, 7 to 10 p.m. Aug. 18, downtown Bargersville, 24 N. Main St., free, locally grown produce stand, beer and wine garden, food trucks; bring lawn chairs; information: 317-422-3126.
WAMM FEST, 11 a.m. to 8 p.m., Aug. 19, Craig Park, Greenwood; music lovers have a treat in store at the ninth annual WAMM Fest charity event; six bands will perform throughout the event, each bringing something that all will appreciate.This year’s line-up includes: 11 a.m. to noon Chuck and Renee Crull — acoustic duo; noon-1:30 p.m., That ’90’s Band — all ’90’s music; 1:30-3 p.m., Toy Factory – R&B from the 80’s to today; 3-4:30 p.m., Indy Nile — funk, R&B and rock; 4:30-6 p.m., Woomblies Rock Orchestra — wide variety of music; 6-8 p.m., Soul Street — funk, soul and Motown; Sertoma Club of Greenwood charitable event, Tickets are $10 in advance or $15 at the gate, and children 6 and under are free. To purchase tickets online or for more information, visit WAMMfest.com.
ADULT BEGINNER’S UKULELE, 6 p.m. Aug. 22, Greenwood library, 310 S. Meridian St., if you have always wanted to play the ukulele, now is your chance! Learn more about the ukulele and get some tips and tricks for getting started. Ukuleles provided. Space is limited. Registration is required: greenwoodlibrary.us.
HAMILTON CREEK, 7 p.m. July 22, Edinburgh Pixy Theatre, 111 S. Walnut St., bluegrass; $10, visit theedinburghpixy.com for schedule information and more in-depth event descriptions or call 812-526-6513 and request additional information.
93RD ANNUAL STOCKOVER REUNION, 12:30 p.m. Aug. 20, White Creek United Methodist Church, 6730 W 930S, Bartholomew County, Stockhover-Kreinhagen reunion; directions: Take State Road 11 to 950 South. Turn west. At St. John’s Lutheran Church, veer left onto 930 South. White Creek Church is 2 miles ahead on the right. Please bring a covered dish to share. Beverage and table service will be provided. For additional information, call Gene or Connie at 513-245-1609 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
FRANKLIN COMMUNITY HIGH SCHOOL CLASS OF 1977, 6 p.m. Sept. 9, Elks Club, 56 E. Jefferson St., Franklin; $20 per person; send payment and address and email to Bob Smith, 1039 Park Ave., Franklin, or visit Facebook, 1977 FCHS 40 class reunion.
FRANKLIN COMMUNITY CLASS OF 1967, Oct. 6 to 7, Compass Park Community Center, 690 S. State St., Franklin. Details TBA; Contact Terri Miller Holsinger at 317-753-2172 or Vicki Fulmer McComb at 317-407-8326 for more information.
CARD GAMES, 1 p.m. Tuesdays, Thursday and Friday, Franklin Active Adult Center, 160 E. Adams St., bid euchre on Tuesday, euchre on Thursday or pinochle on Friday. Call 317-736-3696 for further information.
BINGO, 1 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays, Franklin Active Adult Center at 160 E. Adams St., pay 50 cents per card and try for regular, special, or cover-all wins, call 317-736-3696 for further information.
EXERCISE CLASSES, 10 a.m. Mondays, Wednesday and Friday — Exercise Circle; 10 a.m. Tuesday and Thursday — Tai Chi; 10:45 a.m. Tuesday and Thursday — chair yoga, Franklin Active Adult Center, 150 E. Adams St., call 317-736-3696 for further information.
MEXICAN TRAIN, 11 a.m. first and third Fridays, Franklin Active Adult Center, 160 E. Adams St., play Mexican Train (dominoes). This easy to learn game is fun for everyone! Call 317-736-3696 for further information.
JOYFUL NOISE SINGERS, 10:45 a.m. Mondays, Franklin Active Adult Center, 160 E. Adams St., Do you like to sing? Join the Joyful Noise singers for oldies, classics, hymns, and more. Call 317-736-3696 for further information.
LINE DANCING, 11:30 a.m. Mondays, Franklin Active Adult Center, 160 E. Adams St., call 317-736-3696 for further information.
Social groups and clubs
EXPRESS CLYDESDALE HORSES COMMUNITY APPRECIATION EVENT, 4 to 7 p.m. Aug. 17, Express Indy South, 201 S. Emerson Ave., Express Employment Professionals will offer wagon rides, pictures with the Express Clydesdale horses and many other special activities during the day. Other activities include face painting, a bounce house, games, balloons, giveaways, music and food. Information: 317-888-5700 or expressindysouth.com.
AMERICAN LEGION WEEKLY TREASURE HUNT, 7:30 p.m. Thursdays, American Legion Franklin Post 205, 1200 Park Ave.; post, is open daily at 2 p.m. and at noon on Saturday. Public is welcome. Call 317-738-9934; Registration required.
GREATER GREENWOOD LIONS CLUB MEETING, 6:30 p.m. Golden Corral, 160 S. Marlin Drive, Greenwood, visitors welcome, information: Vickie Gilmore, 812-603-4440.
DOLLAR BEER FRIDAYS, noon to close Fridays, American Legion Greenwood Post 252, 334 S. U.S. 31, Greenwood, 317-881-1752.
TRY IT TUESDAY: STEAMPUNKS FUN WITH CHEMICAL REACTIONS, 3:30 p.m. Aug. 8, Greenwood library, 310 S. Meridian St., STEAMpunks _ This month’s focus is on science and exploring chemical reactions with Unicorn Milk, DIY Floam, and more. Get ready for a fun discussion and hands on activities…and of course, snacks are included. Grades 6 to 12. Registration required: greenwoodlibrary.us.
TEEN DYSTOPIAN LOCK-IN, 5 p.m. Aug. 18, Greenwood library, 310 S. Meridian St., imagine a world embroiled in chaos…or just experience it now at the Teen Room’s Dystopian Lock-in! Dive into apocalyptic worlds like “The Hunger Games,” “Maze Runner,” and “Divergent” through games, crafts and scavenger hunts. Snacks and war paint provided; registration: 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, email@example.com, 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, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Wine and food
FRANKLIN AMERICAN LEGION MEATLOAF DINNER, 5:30-8 p.m., July 28, American Legion Franklin Post 205, 1200 Park Ave., Randy Weathers: 317-730-0010 or email@example.com; Phil Williams: 317-418-6083 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
ARTS AND CRAFT BREW, 6:30 to 9 p.m. Aug. 1, Sept. 26 and Nov. 21, Taxman Brewing Co., 13 S. Baldwin St., Bargersville; $40, includes craft brew and all supplies to create a 16 by 20 acrylic painting on canvas; register at portalunlimited.com.
CLAYTON ANDERSON, 7 p.m. Aug. 5, Mallow Run Winery 6964 W. Whiteland Road, Bargersville; Indiana’s own rising country star! Tickets are $15 in advance / $20 day of show. Children 12 & under free. Tickets available for purchase online at mallowrun.com. Winery open 12 to 6pm. Free admission.
MUSIC ON THE PATIO, 2 to 5 p.m. Aug. 6, Mallow Run Winery6964 W. Whiteland Road, Bargersville; music by Wilsons, enjoy laid back music and summer snacks on the patio. Winery open 12 to 6pm. Free admission.
AMERICAN LEGION BISCUITS AND GRAVY BREAKFAST, 7 to 10 a.m. every first Saturday of the month, Franklin American Legion Post 205, 1200 Park Ave. All you can eat for $3. Open to the public. 317-738-9934 Dave Rook _ Russ Wilkerson
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.
ALL-YOU-CAN-EAT BREAKFAST, 7 to 10 a.m. last Saturday of each month, Greenwood Masonic Lodge 514, 592 N. Meridian St., $7, 317-437-5428
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.
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 email@example.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.
SHEPHERD’S TABLE FREE LUNCH, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesdays, Greenwood United Methodist Church, 524 N. Madison Ave., free, 317-881-1653
PANCAKE BREAKFAST, 8 to 10 a.m. third Saturday of every month, First Baptist Church of Greenwood, 99 W. Main St., free, firstbaptistgreenwood.org