Delta Lambda chapter of Tri Kappa will host purse bingo at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, May 2, at the Greenwood Moose Lodge, 813 W. Smith Valley Road. Players who bring a canned food item will receive an extra entry for a door prize. Tickets, $25 in advance, $30 for a reserved table, can be purchased by calling Shirley Williams at 317-727-5662 or emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
Bicycle Rides Will Benefit Veterans
Riding to support veterans and first responders while bringing attention to the mental health crisis created by post-traumatic stress disorder and traumatic brain injury, hundreds of bicyclists will participate in the Optum Atterbury Honor Ride Saturday, May 19. Free to wounded veterans and open to the public, the 27-, 40- and 63-mile rides start and end at Camp Atterbury in Edinburgh. There will be live music, food and refreshments afterward. Info: www.projecthero.org.
Quilters Will Meet
The Southside group of the Quilters Guild of Indianapolis will meet at 12:30 p.m. Thursday, April 26, a Friedens United Church of Christ, 8300 S. Meridian St. Terri Gunn from Quilt Quarters in Carmel will demonstrate quilting tools and dies. Info: http://www.quiltguildindy.net.
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 products will be available from noon-2 p.m. Saturday at Calvary United Methodist Church, 725 S. State St.
Classes Focus on Cardiovascular Health
“Am I safe from a heart attack?” is one of the free cardiovascular health and nutrition courses being offered by the Franciscan Health Heart Center, 8111 S. Emerson Ave. The class starts at 6:30 p.m. April 24, and registration is available by calling 317-782-4422 or visiting franciscanhealth.org/heartclass. “Meatless meals made easy” is at 6:30 p.m. April 25. Doctors say vegetarian meals may help people to live longer. “Protect yourself from stroke” will be presented at 6:30 p.m. May 17.
Keep Southport Beautiful
The 14th annual Keep Southport Beautiful Day cleanup will run from 8 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday. Coffee, hot chocolate and energy foods will be available at the Southport Community Center, 6901 Derbyshire Road, before the cleanup. Volunteers are asked to bring rakes and flat shovels. Register by emailing email@example.com or visiting www.southport.in.gov. The first 50 people who register will receive a free T-shirt.
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