ABCs of Diabetes is a free four-part series on diabetes self-management offered monthly January-November by the Marion County Public Health Department. Topics include diet, medications, exercise, monitoring, and long-term management. Classes in March will take place at two locations: the Speedway Public Library, 5633 W. 25th St., on Wednesdays, March 9, 16, 23 and 30 from 5:30-7:30 p.m.; […]
The Marion County Public Health Department will offer low-cost seasonal flu shots at six flu vaccine clinics during the month of October. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recommends the flu vaccine every year for anyone 6 months of age and older.
The Indianapolis Public Library holds several book sales each year at the Indy Library Store (formerly known as the Secondhand Prose Book Sale). The next book sale is Sept 11-12 and Sept. 17-19. Sept. 11 is Friends Night but memberships can be purchased at the door. This allows early access to the store prior to opening day for the general publicon Saturday.
Mosquitoes are becoming more active and everyone can take steps to help control the mosquito population in Marion County. One of the easiest ways of doing this is to limit areas of standing water where mosquitoes like to breed. Unused tires, when left outside, can collect water and become an ideal place for mosquitoes to […]
Carmel Clay Parks & Recreation (CCPR) has achieved an unprecedented level of national acclaim during the 2014 NRPA Congress in Charlotte, North Carolina. In addition to receiving its accreditation from the National Commission for Accreditation of Park and Recreation Agencies (CAPRA), CCPR received a prestigious 2014 National Gold Medal Award for Excellence in Park and […]
2014 Indiana State Fair Day #15: $5 Foodie Day Friday, August 15, 2014 Today’s Highlights $5 Foodie Friday — Discounted items at all vendors and $5 admission All Day Ride Survival Midway Special with unlimited rides for $30 — Midway Noon to 11 p.m. Hoosier Hospitality Awards & Will Koch Award Program—Farm Bureau Bldg. at 2 […]
2014 Indiana State Fair Day #14: AAA Day Thursday, August 14, 2014 Today’s Highlights Harness Racing — Hoosier Lottery Grandstand 11 a.m. & 6 p.m. Family Day Midway Special with unlimited rides for $30 — Midway Noon to 10 p.m. Kachunga & the Alligator — Dow AgroSciences Celebration Park at 12:30, 3 & 5:30 p.m. Red […]
2014 Indiana State Fair Day #13: myBMV.com Discount Day Wednesday, August 13, 2014 Today’s Highlights Old-fashioned Pancake Breakfast pres. by Indiana Farm Bureau for Indiana FFA ($3) — Main Street 7:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. Farmers’ Day Parade — Hoosier Lottery Grandstand at 10 a.m. Celebrity Milking Contest — Livestock Nursery at 11:30 a.m. Family Day […]
2014 Indiana State Fair Day #12: $2 Tuesday Tuesday, August 12, 2014 Today’s Highlights $2 Tuesday — $2 admission, food items, and midway rides Giant Pumpkin Exhibit — Ag/Hort Bldg 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Ohio Percheron Breeders Stallion Futurity Show — Coliseum at 9:30 a.m. Percheron Youth Decorating & Showmanship— Youth Arena at 11 a.m. Happy Together Tour […]
2014 Indiana State Fair Day #11: IPL Carload Day Monday, August 11, 2014 Today’s Highlights $15 Admission for people with IPL Carload Day Voucher — Download at www.IPLpower.com K9 Crew Trick Dog Show — Dow AgroSciences Celebration park at 11 a.m., 12:30, 3 & 5:30 p.m. Kids Day on the Midway with unlimited rides ($15) — […]