The intricacies of the Criminal Justice Reform Task Force will be discussed when the Great Indianapolis Progress Committee hosts a meeting at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 3, at the Perry Township Government Center, 4925 Shelby St.
Early Voting at Clerk’s Office
Early voting continues through Nov. 7 at the Marion County clerk’s office on the first floor of the Indianapolis City-County Building, 200 E. Washington St. Votes may be cast from 8 a.m.-5 p.m. weekdays through Oct. 28, 8 a.m.-8 p.m. through Nov. 4 and 8 a.m.-noon Nov. 7. Weekend hours are 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Oct. 29 and 30 and 8 a.m.-8 p.m. Nov. 5 and 6. Voters must provide a valid photo identification issued by the state or federal government.
Neighborhood Advocate Holds Office Hours
Allie Kast, Mayor Joe Hogsett’s neighborhood advocate to Perry and Franklin townships, holds office hours from 1-3 p.m. every Tuesday at the Perry Township Government Center, 4925 Shelby St., and from 3:30-5:30 p.m. Thursdays at Franklin Road Library, 5550 S. Franklin Road. She can be reached at 317-429-7807 or Alexandra.Kast@indy.gov.
Open House at Roncalli
Roncalli will host an open house for all prospective students in the fifth through eighth grades from 6-8 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 3. Students will be able to tour the school and visit information booths on all academic, extracurricular and service organizations while having the opportunity to speak with students, teachers, coaches, club moderators and school administrators. Info: 317-787-8277.
Holiday Gift Show
The Southside Vintage Marketplace will hold its annual holiday show from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 5, at the old Johnathan Byrd’s Cafeteria, I-65 and Main Street in Greenwood. The sale will feature vintage, up-cycled home decor, antiques, collectibles, handmade holiday decorations and more. Admission is $3, $2 if bringing a canned food item.
Eskenazi Health Center Cottage Corner, 1434 Shelby St., is hosting its annual health fair from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday. The event will feature free blood pressure, dental and glaucoma screenings, a limited number of flu vaccines and information on health-related topics. There will also be snacks and prizes, and people can dispose of their unwanted medications. Info: 317-655-3200.
Halloween Candy Exchange to Benefit Troops
Kool Smiles, a provider of dental care with an office in Felbram Plaza, 3658 S. East St., will host its annual Operation Troop Treats from Friday through Nov. 5. The program encourages children to bring their Halloween candy to the office in exchange for a toy. The candy will then be sent to U.S. service members overseas. Last year’s effort resulted in more than 3 tons of goodies.
South Creek Elementary Celebrates Birthday
South Creek Elementary School, 9010 E. Southport Road, will celebrate its 10th anniversary at 2 p.m. Thursday. Alumni will be on hand to share their memories while looking back at the time capsule that was created when the school opened. Glenda Ritz, Indiana superintendent of instruction, will be the guest speaker.
Indy Parks Offers Many Programs
Indy Parks is offering more than 300 fall classes and activities, including Halloween events and art classes at the Garfield Park Art Center, aerobic and ballet classes, bird hikes at Eagle Creek, hayrides at Southeastway Park and much more. Info: 317-7275 or www.indyparks.com.
Bulletin Boards are $10 per posting, or free with the purchase of advertising. To place a listing or for more information, call 317-781-0023 or email Scott.Mohr@southsidervoice.com.