The Southport Department of Parks and Recreation will show the movie “Mary Poppins” on a large inflatable screen at 8 p.m. Saturday at Southport Park, 6901 Derbyshire Road. Those attending can bring lounge chairs, blankets, and picnic baskets laden with goodies. There will also be a chili cook-off to help Jeffrey Sutt raise funds to finish his Eagle Scout project, which will feature a veterans memorial around the park’s flagpole. In the event of inclement weather the movie will be shown in the Community Center. Admission and snacks will be free. Info: www.southportevents.org.
Benefit Car Wash
Lighthouse Let Your Light Shine, 1006 E. Troy Ave., which provides services for the needy and homeless, will host a car wash from noon-4 p.m. Saturday. The cost is $5.
Car Show Saturday
Southern Plaza, 4200 S. East St., will host its annual charity car show Saturday. The event is open to all hot rods, customized, muscle, classic and new cars, trucks, specialty vehicles and motorcycles. Registration runs from 8-11 a.m.; the cost is $15 and includes a free breakfast. Awards will be presented at 1:30 p.m. Info: Chris Truran 791-0420.
Political Collectors Convention
The Midwest Regional Political Collectors Convention will be held Thursday-Saturday at LaQuinta Inns & Suites South, 5120 Victory Drive, off the 4500 block of South Emerson Avenue. Collectors and dealers of political memorabilia will spend the three days buying, selling, trading and discussing the growing hobby. The main show runs from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Sept. 10, with appraisals offered at 11 a.m.; admission is $3. Some of the dealers will have their rooms open Thursday and Friday for browsers. Info: Michael McQuillen at 374-1481.
Book Sale and Flu Shots
Calvary Lutheran Church, 6111 Shelby St., will hold a book sale while offering flu shots and paper shredding from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 10. Books will be priced from 25 cents to $1. Info: www.clcs.org.
Monument Star ABWA Meets
Monument Star chapter of the American Business Women’s Association will meet at 6 p.m. Monday, Sept. 12, at the Italian Gardens Restaurant, 8336 E. Washington St. Info: Susan Stout at 241-1221.
$15,000 in Scholarships
Nu Tau chapter of Delta Theta Tau sorority will award $15,000 in graduate scholarships to students studying guidance and counseling during the 2017-18 academic year. Applications are available at www.deltathetatau.org or by writing to Delta Theta Tau Sorority, Philanthropy Committee Chairman, 500 S. Colfax, Martinsville, IN 46151. A stamped, self-addressed envelope must accompany a request for an application, which must be returned by Dec. 10.
Coat Drive Underway
Southwood Baptist Church, 501 S. Fourth Ave., Beech Grove is collecting coats through Sept. 30 for its fifth annual coat drive. Donations can be dropped off at the church, Hornet Park Community Center, 5245 Hornet Ave., Beech Grove, and Emmanuel Fellowship Center, 1400 English Ave. The coats will be distributed from 10 a.m-2 p.m. Oct. 22 at the church.
Church Will Give Away Baked Goods
As part of its ministry work, St. Andrew United Methodist Church, 2560 S. Villa Ave., will give away baked goods from 9 a.m.-noon Saturday, or until the supply runs out.
It’s Easy to Discard Toxic Waste
The Indianapolis Department of Public Works will conduct a ToxDrop from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday at the Perry Township Government Center, 4925 Shelby St. In addition, the refuse can be dropped off at 1725 S. West St. from 9-11 a.m. every Tuesday and Thursday. Suitable materials include antifreeze, paint, brake fluid, batteries, drain and toilet bowl cleaners, fluorescent light bulbs, adhesives, pesticides, pool chemicals, thermometers and used motor oil.
Support Group for Veterans Meets
Warrior’s Hope, an organization that assists veterans and active-duty personnel in finding positive methods to deal with the issues that trigger combat-related imagery or trauma, meets from 6-7 p.m. Tuesdays at 444 N. Madison Ave., Greenwood.
Museum Offers Free Admission to College Students
College students will receive free admission to The Children’s Museum of Indianapolis, 3000 N. Meridian St., on Sundays through Dec. 18. The museum features famous props from feature films, space equipment used by astronauts, pieces by famous artists and more.
Ave Maria Guild Will Meet
The Ave Maria Guild of St. Paul Hermitage will discuss its Sept. 29 card party and quilt raffle when meeting at 12:30 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 13, at the hermitage. Info: Vicki at 888-7625.
Fish Fry, Craft and Yard Sale
Faith United Church of Christ, 4040 E. Thompson Road, will host its 24th annual fish fry and craft and yard sale from 11 a.m.-8 p.m. Friday and Saturday.
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: 889-7590.
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