The Franklin Symphonic Council will present “Tunes & Tastes” from 7-9 p.m. Saturday, March 3, at The Sycamore at Mallow Run, 7070 W. Whiteland Road, Bargersville. Those attending will enjoy music by The Directors’ Jazz Orchesta, Mallow Run wine and food provided Ralph & Ava’s Catering. Tickets, $50 per person, $90 per couple, can be reserved by calling Janet Schantz at 317-362-6344 by Feb. 21. The council’s mission is to promote the participation and appreciation of music and the arts for children and adults.
Knights of Columbus Seeking Members
The Knights of Columbus is looking for men ages 18 or older who want to be part of an organization that promotes the Catholic faith and its principles. The four principles are: charity, unity, fraternity and patriotism. Email Bob.Kelly@kofc.org for more information.
State Reps Hosting Town Hall Meeting
State Reps. Cindy Kirchhofer and Mike Speedy will conduct a town hall meeting at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Franklin Road Library, 5550 S. Franklin Road, to discuss the current legislative session. They will be joined by Sen. Aaron Freeman, who will provide an update on bills moving through the Senate. Those unable to attend can call 317-232-9600 to provide feedback on any proposals being considered for new laws.
It’s Maple Syrup Season; Indy Parks Seeking Instructors
Maple syrup season is underway and runs through March 9 at Southeastway Park, 5624 S. Carroll Road, where Indy Parks officials show how maple sap is collected and cooked to make syrup, which is sold at the park. Tours can be scheduled by calling 317-327-4834. Indy Parks is looking for people who can provide instruction in thai chi, zumba, yoga, hip hop, aerobics, martial arts and more. If you have a unique craft or skill that you want to help teach to others, email email@example.com.
Program Covers Self-management of Diabetes
The Marion County Health Department’s ABCs of Diabetes, a free four-part program that covers the self-management of the disease, will be offered from 1:30-3:30 p.m. Mondays in March at Beech Grove Library, 1102 Main St. Topics of discussion will include diet, medications and exercise. Participants are asked to attend all sessions. Call 317-221-2094 or visit www.mchd.com/diabetes to register.
A Taste of Downtown
Savor Downtown Indy, which runs through March 4, allows diners to take advantage of discounted menus at more than 50 eateries. Participating businesses include Iaria’s Italian Restaurant, Acapulco Joe’s, Greek Islands Restaurant, CharBlue Steakhouse & Seafood, Maxine’s Chicken & Waffles, Scotty’s Brewhouse and the Slippery Noodle Inn. A complete list is available at www.SavorDowntownIndy.com.
Fundraiser for Southside Animal Shelter
Pasta for Pets, a fundraiser for Rosie’s Southside Animal Shelter, will be held from 7-11 p.m. Friday, March 2, at Primo Banquet Hall & Conference Center, 2615 National Ave. They will include dinner, music and a silent auction. Tickets are $50 and can be reserved by calling 317-781-0755.
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.