Roaring Rebelation: The 1920s Roncalli Style • Guests will enjoy dinner, a live and silent auction, raffle and performances by various Roncalli theatre, choral and band students. The event ends with a performance by The Super Groove. | When: April 27 | Where: Roncalli High School, 3300 Prague Rd. | Info: Contact Tina Hayes at (317) 787-8277 or visit roncalli.org.
Fundraiser Car Wash • Teens and adults from several Southside school and churches will come together for a car wash. Proceeds benefit the fight of human trafficking in Nepal and helping poor villagers and schools in Panama. | When: April 27, 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. | Where: Donatos Pizza, 2260 S. US 31, Greenwood. | Info: Call (317) 893-3010.
Hogs for Dogs • Beech Grove Eagle Riders 4167 presents the 5th Annual Hogs for Dogs & Kitties Too Charity Ride/Adoption Fair. Bring in any pet item for a door prize ticket. | When: May 4, kickstands up at 10:45 a.m. | Where: Beech Grove Eagles, 712 Main St., Beech Grove. | Cost: $20 rider, $10 passenger. Lunch provided for registered parties. Breakfast, 8 a.m., $5. | Info: Call Denise Bell at (317) 370-1782.
Jazz Concert • A benefit concert, dinner and dance will be held by the Franklin Central High School Band Boosters. | When: May 9. | Where: Schwitzer Student Center, University of Indianapolis, 1400 E. Hanna Ave. | Info: Tickets can be purchased by contacting firstname.lastname@example.org.
CGI Empower Golf Outing • The Center for Global Impact will host a golf outing, open to the public. All proceeds benefit CGI’s mission to empower the poor and open a door for the Gospel through projects. | When: June 7, (registration) 7:30 a.m. and (tee off) 8:30 a.m. | Where: Winding River Golf Course, 8015 Mann Rd. | Cost: Registration is $50 per player prior to May 1st and then $60 until the event. | Info: Visit myCGIstory.com or call (317) 522-6092 for more information on the event and possible sponsoring.
Stutz Artists Open House • Over 70 artists will have their studios open, including local artist Linette Bledsoe. | When: April 26, 5:30 – 10:30 p.m.; April 27, 2 – 7 p.m. | Where: The Stutz Building, 212 W. 10th St. | Cost: $10 in advance or $15 at the door. | Info: Call the building at (317) 488-7373 and visit Bledsoe’s website at paintingsbylinette.com.
Impressionable • Encore Vocal Arts, a premiere chamber choir in Indianapolis, will present a concert celebrating French Impressionist art and choral music. Audience members will have the chance to create their own miniature Monet masterpiece. The lobby will feature an exhibition of three artists’ paintings and prints of classic impressionist art. | When: April 28, 3 p.m. | Where: Friedens United Church of Christ, 8300 S. Meridian St. | Cost: $18 general admission, $15 for seniors and students under 18. Children under 18 with an adult are free. | Info: Visit encorevocalarts.org.
Draw Greenwood Community Art Project • The Greenwood Public Library is encouraging the community to draw people, places, things and events in Greenwood. Kits with drawing supplies will be available for check out at the library. The project will culminate with a gallery show of participants’ drawings later this summer. | When: May 1-29; The Draw Greenwood show will be July 3-31. | Where: Greenwood Public Library, 310 S. Meridian St. | Info: Visit greenwoodlibrary.us/drawgreenwood.asp.
Artists in Action • The event is a one day art contest open to all artists of any medium, ages 16 and over. Artists will create their masterpiece in the town of Southport during the contest hours. At the end of the day artists will bring their work together and judges will determine the winner. | When: May 4, 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. | Where: City of Southport, during the Southport Street Fair. | Info: Register online at SoArts.org or call (317) 508-3435.
Celebrate, Rejoice and Sing • The Community Renewal Chorus of Chicago will perform gospel songs, spirituals and anthems. All are welcome to this free concert and worship service. | When: April 28, 10:30 a.m. | Where: Immanuel United Church of Christ, 402 Prospect St. | Info: Call (317) 631-2427.
Jimmy Dooley • The musician will perform a free concert, which exhibits his story about his journey in Christ. Everyone is welcome to attend. | When: April 28, 10:30 a.m. | Where: South Emerson Church of God, 3939 S. Emerson Ave. | Info: Call (317) 788-6845.
Nelson Mass • The University of Indianapolis Department of Music will have a spring choral and orchestral concert featuring Joseph Haydn’s acclaimed “Nelson Mass.” | When: April 28, 4 p.m. | Where: Christel DeHaan Fine Arts Center, University of Indianapolis, 1400 E. Hanna Ave. | Info: Call (317) 788-3255.
Music is Magic • The Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra Association will present its grand fundraiser, Let Us Entertain You Gala. Proceeds provide support for music education programs for children and adults through Indiana. | When: May 3 | Where: JW Marriott, 10 S. West St., Indianapolis. | Cost: $375 for benefactors, $275 for patrons and $175 for friends. | Info: Call (317) 262-4068.
From Graceland to Indy • Come see Bill Davis perform From Graceland to Indy Concert featuring the band Graffitti. | When: May 4, and the first Saturday of each month, 4-7 p.m. | Where: Karaoke for Squares, 5353 English Ave., Indianapolis. | Cost: $10 each. | Info: E-mail email@example.com or call (317) 408-1915.
Music Collectors Convention • The 245th of a series of the Indianapolis Music Collector’ Conventions will be held with a music show and sale with hard-to-find and out of print music items. | When: May 5, 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. | Where: La Quinta Inn, 5120 Victory Dr., Indianapolis. | Cost: $3 admission. | Info: Call (317) 882-3378.
The Voices of Franklin • Enjoy a performance of songs from the Silver Screen as the choral group presents their spring concert “Reel Music.” Light refreshments will be served following the performance. | When: May 5, 2:30 p.m. | Where: The auditorium of the Johnson County Museum, 135 N. Main St., Franklin. | Cost: $8 | Info: Visit JohnsonCountyMuseum.org or call (317) 346-4500.
Peter Pan • The students of Perry Meridian High School will perform this classic tale of never growing up. An additional performance of “Neverland Adventure” will be performed for pre-school and elementary students to participate in activities with characters from the show. | When: April 25 and 27, 6:30 p.m.; April 28, 2:30 p.m.; (Neverland Adventure) April 28, 1 – 2 p.m. | Where: Perry Meridian High School, 401 S. Meridian School Rd. | Cost: $10 for reserved seats and $8 for general admission. Neverland Adventure is $2 per person. | Info: Call (317) 789-4401 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
YMCA’s Healthy Kids Day • This community event encourages families on the Southside to move, learn and live healthier. There will be activities for children such as an obstacle course, crafts and goodie bags. | When: April 27, 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. | Where: Baxter YMCA, 7900 S. Shelby St. | Info: Call (317) 865-6454.
Keep Southport Beautiful Day • The community is invited to come together to restore Southport during a clean up. The event is partnered with Keep Indianapolis Inc. Free t-shirts are given to the first 50 preregistered volunteers. | When: April 27, 8:30 a.m. – 1 p.m. | Info: Call (317) 442-7349 or visit gsbaweb.org.
Kids’ Sale & More • Spring Break, Spring Clean! It’s almost like a Kids Stuff Only garage sale, with a Boutique table. Booths available. | When: April 27, 9 a.m. – noon. | Where: Zion United Church of Christ, 8916 E. Troy Ave., Indianapolis. | Info: Call (317) 862-2718 or e-mail email@example.com.
Summer Horse Camp • Kids ages four and up can spend the summer learning about horse care, participate in horse related activities and all day campers will ride twice each day. | When: (Ages 11 and up) June 3, 10, 17, 24, July 1, 8, 15, 22 and 29, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.; (Ages 7-10) June 4, 11, 18, 25, July 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.; (Mini camp for ages 4-6) June 5, 12, 19, 26, July 3, 10, 17, 24, 31, 1 – 4 p.m. | Where: Four Willows Farm, 1213 N. Franklin Rd., Greenwood. | Cost: (ages 7+) $75 per day and (ages 4-6) $45 per day | Info: Call (317) 862-4691. Discounts can be obtained if registration is made by May 1.
110 Year Anniversary • The church is celebrating 110 years of service to the Fountain Square Community. There will be an anniversary celebration service with Pastor Emeritus Rev. Gene Lauterbach preaching, followed by a reception. | When: May 5, 10 a.m. | Where: Emmaus Lutheran Church, 1224 Laurel St. | Info: Call (317) 632-1487.