The Garfield Park Arts Center, 2432 Conservatory Drive, will host its 10th annual Autumn Art Fair from 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday and from 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Sunday. The event will feature caricatures, china, ceramics, drawings, fancy gift boxes, fiber arts (hats, purses, scarves, socks and hand-painted yarns), glass, greeting cards, gourds, jewelry, leather, sculpture and wreaths. There will also be music, face painting and door prizes. Info: 317-327-7135.
Free Thanksgiving Dinner
Beech Grove City Schools will host a free Thanksgiving dinner from 4:30-7 p.m. Monday, Nov. 20, at the high school, 5330 Hornet Ave. Reservations should be called to 317-759-1149 as soon as possible.
Music Collectors Show and Sale
Featuring out-of-print and hard-to-find records, CDs, DVDs, tapes, etc., a music show and sale will be held from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Sunday at La Quinta Inn & Suites, 5120 Victory Drive, just east of I-465 and Emerson Avenue. The public is welcome to bring music-related items to sell to dealers. Admission is $4 for those 12 and older or $3 with a coupon available at participating record/CD stores. Info or booth space: Gerald Ruark at 317-882-3378.
Psychic Fair This Weekend
The Pyramid of Enlightenment Spiritual Center, 8101 E. Washington St., will host a psychic fair from noon-8 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. There will be readers ($10 for 15 minutes) of all types, including astrology, clairvoyance, numerology, palmistry and tarot. Door prizes and aura pictures will also be available. Admission is $5; info: 317-889-7590.
Toys, Money Needed for Operation Christmas Joy
Cardwell Do-it Best Home Center, 3205 Madison Ave., needs toys and monetary donations to ensure that its annual Operation Christmas Joy is a success. Donations can be dropped off during regular business hours.
Roncalli Hosting Food Drive
Donations for Roncalli’s 47th annual canned food drive will be accepted from 8 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday. The contributions will be distributed to food pantries throughout the city.
Free Food and Music for Veterans
Greenwood Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 5864, 333 S. Washington St., will host a party for all veterans at 6 p.m. Saturday. Complete with a tribute to Vietnam veterans, the celebration will feature free food and music by Tony “The Gringo” Kirk, who will play songs from the Vietnam era. Info: 317-888-2488.
Church Serves Free Lunches
University Heights United Methodist Church, 4002 Otterbein Ave. and adjacent to the University of Indianapolis, will serve free lunches from 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Saturday.
Free Meals, Clothing and Hygiene Items
Free hot meals, clothing and hygiene items will be available from noon-2 p.m. Saturday at Calvary United Methodist Church, 725 S. State St.
Meeting for Friends of Garfield Park
The Friends of Garfield Park will host its annual meeting at 9 a.m. Thursday at the Garfield Park Conservatory, 2505 Conservatory Drive. The organization will discuss its upcoming goals, visions, partnerships, events and challenges. Info: Mark Bowell at 317-840-8111.
Volunteers Needed to Pack Meals
Pack Away Hunger is looking for volunteers to help pack 50,000 meals Friday, Nov. 24, for local food pantries and areas affected by the recent hurricanes. The event will take place at LaQuinta Inn & Suites, 5120 Victory Drive, just east of I-465 and Emerson Avenue. Each volunteer will pack 200 Nutri-Plenty Meals, a nutritious blend of rice, soy, vegetables, vitamins and minerals. Two-hour shifts are available at 9 and 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. Register at www.PackAwayHunger.org.
Christmas Program Needs Sponsors
Christmas Angels, a program of United Way of Johnson County, needs organizations and individuals who would like to sponsor families that cannot provide Christmas gifts for their children. Info: 317-736-7840 or www.uwjc.org.
Music Recital at Franklin College
The Franklin College Music Department will present a recital at 7 p.m. Monday, Nov. 20, at the Clarence E. and Inez R. Custer Theatre. The program, which will include senior mezzo-soprano Bernadette Kailie, will feature an evening of opera, musical theater and classical and jazz piano music. The concert is free and open to the public. Info: 738-8185.
Libraries Closed Thanksgiving Day
All Indianapolis Public Library branches will be closed Thanksgiving Day. All local locations will reopen at their regular times Friday, Nov. 24.
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