Creating a Culture of Peace
The 17th Annual Martin Luther King Community Festival will feature more than 30 local organizations, vendors and community connections. Families will enjoy art workshops, live music, drumming, family yoga, Zumba, poetry, and more! Sponsored by The Peace Learning Center of Indianapolis, this event is the perfect way to celebrate Dr. King’s legacy of peace!
Saturday, January 17, 2015
11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Christian Theological Seminary
1000 West 42nd Street – Indianapolis
Free (includes a boxed lunch)
Hearthside Suppers: a unique way to spend a winter evening
Prepare and dine on a delicious meal the 19th century way! Families will enjoy a candlelight feast served inside the historic Conner House using recipes straight from the pages of a 19th-century cookbook. Guests will also tour the historic 1823 Conner House, learn about life in 19th-century Indiana from costumed hosts, and enjoy entertainment in the parlor.
Fridays – Sundays in January
Thursdays – Sundays in February
Tuesdays – Sundays in March
6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
$55.00 – $65.00
13400 Allisonville Road – Fishers
Historic Hoosier takes the stage
Freetown Village Inc. proudly presents the fascinating story of Madam Walker, America’s first female, self-made millionaire! Her hard work, innovative ideas and fierce dedication to her craft and her people are an inspiration to the community and the country. In honor of her great achievements and the rich legacy she created for women, African-Americans and our city, Freetown Village Inc. has created this one-woman show. Guests are also invited to tour the exhibits of artifacts and memorabilia from Madame Walker and the Walker Theatre.
Every 3rd Friday through April 17, 2015
10:00 am – 2:00 pm (several shows occur within this timeframe)
Madame Walker Theatre
623 Indiana Ave – Indianapolis
Stories on Saturdays
This free, kids storytelling event is held on the 4th Saturday of each month. Arts for Learning artist and theater buff Will Gould will kick 2015 off to a great start as he dives into your child’s favorite stories and makes them come to life!
Every 4th Saturday January 3, 2015 – May 23, 2015
Indy Reads Books
911 Massachusetts Avenue – Indianapolis
Shen Yun returns to Indianapolis
For 5,000 years, divine culture flourished in the land of China. Humanity’s treasure was nearly lost, but through music and dance, Shen Yun is bringing back this glorious culture. This breathtaking performance features classically trained dancers, a unique orchestra, exquisite costumes, and dazzling animated backdrops. Shen Yun is the perfect outing for families with children of different ages.
January 16 – 17, 2015
Friday: 7:30 pm
Saturday: 2:00 pm and 7:30 pm
$60.00 – $120.00
Clowes Memorial Hall at Butler University
4602 Sunset Ave – Indianapolis