Dinner with the Champions • In recognition of the 10 year anniversary of the 2003 BGHS Girls Basketball State Championship team, an event will be held with a dinner and program. Most of the players, including Miss Basketball Katie Gearalds, coaches and administration will be present. | When: Dec. 28 | Where: Beech Grove High School, 5330 Hornet Ave. | Cost: $8. | Info: Tickets can be purchased in the high school main office. Please call (317) 786-1447.
Contract Bridge Tournament • The Social of Greenwood is hosting a contract bridge tournament. It is open to all players and monetary prizes will be awarded to the winners. Lunch will be provided. | When: Jan. 12 | Where: 550 Polk St., Greenwood. | Cost: $25 for members and $30 for nonmembers to play. | Info: Call (317) 882-4810 or visit TheSocialofGreenwood.org.
Seeing the World • Visitors and come and experience the timely and amazing images of the St. John’s Bible. This is the first time that the bible has been handwritten since the invention of the printing press. | When: Jan. 9, 16 and 30 and Feb. 6, 6:30 – 9 p.m. | Where: Benedict Inn Retreat and Conference Center, 1402 Southern Ave., Beech Grove. | Cost: $30 per session (includes dinner) | Info: For detailed information on each session visit benedictinn.wix.com or call (317) 788-7581.
Ways of Grace • Participants can learn how to deepen their prayer life, learn about the lives of some of the Saints and discover and explore various prayer practices. The first session is “Praying with St. Cecilia in Music.” | When: Jan. 19, 9-11:30 a.m. | Where: Benedict Inn Retreat and Conference Center, 1402 Southern Ave., Beech Grove. | Cost: $25 per session | Info: Visit benedictinn.wix.com or call (317) 788-7581.
Quilt Connection Guild • Members and those interested in joining can bring something to work on, a salad or dessert to share, and unwanted sewing or quilting items to trade or sell to other members. Participants are also asked to bring a jar or two of creamy peanut butter to donate to the food bank. | When: Jan. 3, 7 p.m. | Where: Greenwood United Methodist Church, 525 N. Madison Ave., Greenwood. | Info: Visit quiltguild.com/Indiana.
Essential Tremor Month • The topic of the meeting is how ET is effecting you. You are encouraged to bring a guest or family member. | When: Jan. 19, 2:30 p.m. | Where: Dimitri’s Casual Dining, 4902 S. East St. | Info: RSVP by calling Jacqueline Hudson at (317) 823-3803 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Magical Story Quilt • Preschoolers ages 2-5 and an adult are invited to jump on the magical story quilt for stories, songs and finger plays. | When: Jan. 2, 10:30 a.m. | Where: Garfield Park Branch, 2502 Shelby St. | Info: Call (317) 275-4490.
Beginner Computer Class • Adults, especially seniors, are invited to a series of beginner-friendly computer classes that provide instruction, fun and plenty of time to practice. The topic of this class is making monthly and yearly calendars. | When: Jan. 2, 1:30 – 3:30 p.m. | Where: Garfield Park Branch, 2502 Shelby St. | Info: Call (317) 275-4490 to register.
Movie • Families are invited to get together for a showing of Brave. This Disney princess movie tells a tale of the importance of family and finding your way. | When: Jan. 2, 1 p.m. | Where: Beech Grove Public Library, 1102 Main St. | Info: Call (317) 788-4203.
Job Center • This free class for unemployed or underemployed individuals helps them to receive one-on-one assistance to enhance their employment skills. The session focuses on job search strategies, interviewing skills, resume development, and instruction on basic computer skills. | When: Jan. 2, 9, 16, 23 and 30, 12:30 – 4:30 p.m. | Where: Southport Branch, 2630 E. Stop 11 Rd. | Info: Call (317) 275-4510.
Puppet Show • Children and families are invited for stories told through the art of puppets. | When: Jan. 3, 1 p.m. and 4 p.m. | Where: Program Room in Beech Grove Public Library, 1102 Main St. | Info: Call (317) 788-4203.
eBook Tinker Station • Patrons are invited to learn how to select and use eReaders, as well as search and download materials from the library’s extensive collection of eBooks, audiobooks and digital music. | When: Jan. 5 and 19, 2 – 4 p.m. | Where: Franklin Road Branch, 5550 S. Franklin Rd. | Info: Call (317) 275-4380.
Local Artist • Nicholai Shaver will be featured with his painting on wood to extend two-dimensional paintings to 3 dimensional assemblage structures. | When: Jan. 4, 7 – 10 p.m. | Where: Funkyard Art Galley and Coffee Shop, 1114 Prospect St. | Info: Call (317) 882-3865.
Alzheimers • A free workshop titled “Know the 10 Signs” will teach the warning signs of Alzheimer’s disease. The program also has interactive video clips of people living with the illness. | When: Jan. 23, 10 – 11 a.m. | Where: Community Hospital South, 1402 E. County Line Rd. | Info: Registration is required and can be done by calling (800) 272-3900.
Arsenic and Old Lace • This killer comedy is about two sister spinsters who take it upon themselves to unburden the men of their lonely lives with a special cocktail. When insanity runs in the family, anything can happen. | When: Dec. 28 – Feb. 2. | Where: Beef and Boards Dinner Theatre, 9301 N. Michigan Rd. | Cost: $37.50-$62.50 (includes dinner buffet) | Info: For reservations call (317) 872-9664 and visit beefandboards.com for a complete show schedule.