The Southport Lions Club is hosting a spaghetti and meatballs dinner from 4-8 p.m. Sunday at the Southport Community Center, 6901 Derbyshire Road. The cost is $8 per person and includes a salad, garlic bread, dessert and a drink. Proceeds will be used to fund a memorial for fallen Southport Police Lt. Aaron Allan and other community projects. Tickets are available in advance or at the door. Info: Bob Rowe at 317-797-3294 or Pauline Ulrey at 317-374-7294.
Adrian Orchards, 500 W. Epler Ave., is holding its annual Harvest Fest from 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturday and from noon-5 p.m. Sunday. The event will feature a U-pick pumpkin patch, food, arts, crafts, music and mini-hay rides. Info: 317-784-7783.
Oktoberfest at Emmaus Lutheran Church
Oktoberfest will be celebrated by Emmaus Lutheran Church, 1224 Laureal St., from 5:30-7:30 p.m. Friday. The event, part of the church’s outreach programs, will feature games and free bratwursts, hotdogs and pretzels.
The women of Irvington Presbyterian Church, 55 Johnson Road, will host a country fair from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday. The event will feature a rummage sale, baked goods, raffles for gift baskets, a silent auction and a luncheon from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Info: 317-356-7225 or www.irvpresby.org.
Applebee’s Hosting Fundraiser for Fallen Officer
All Indiana Applebee’s restaurants, including the Greenwood ones at 1251 N. U.S. 31 and 874 S. State Road 135, will host a “Dining to Donate” event from 11 a.m.-9 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 10, to raise funds for the family of fallen Southport Police Lt. Aaron Allan. Fifteen percent of each participating party’s bill will be donated to the Allan Family Fund. Guests should mention the benefit when ordering.
Benefit Concert for Hurricane Irma Victims
A benefit concert for victims of Hurrican Irma will be staged from 7:30-10:30 Friday at the MacAllister Center for Performing Arts at Garfield Park, 2450 Shelby St. The performers are the Indianapolis Gordon 500 Pipers, Barbender and The Carl Storie Band. Those attending will be asked for a $10 donation. Everyone is welcome to bring a picnic basket and enjoy the music under the stars.
Children’s Fall Camp at Garfield Park
A fall break camp for children ages 6-12 will be hosted by Garfield Park and University of Indianapolis students from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday, Oct. 9-13, at the park’s Burrello Family Center, 2450 Shelby St. The camp costs $50 and features science and art activities, sports, games and a field trip. Campers must bring their meals. Register at the center or at https://apm.activecommunities.com/indyparks/Activity_Search/8478.
Franciscan Health Heart Center, 8111 S. Emerson Ave., is offering free classes on cardiovascular health and wellness.
• Meatless Meals Made Easy begins at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 12. Vegetarian meals may help you live longer, and making them is easy.
To register for this class or the ones that follow, call 317-782-4422 or visit www.franciscanhealth.org/heartclass.
• Reduce Stress, 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 25: Learn to identify the causes of stress in your life and techniques to decrease it.
• Weight Loss 101, 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 26: The class will highlight some simple secrets to shedding extra weight and keeping it off.
Hip and Knees Giving Your Trouble?
Dr. Robert A. Malinzak will host a free seminar on arthritis and hip and knee replacement procedures at 6 p.m., Tuesday, Oct. 10, at Franciscan Health Senior Promise, 8778 Madison Ave. Call 1-877-888-1777 or visit www.FranciscanHealth.org/CHKS to register.
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.