Top Picks – September 24

GREENFIELD — The H.J. Ricks Centre for the Arts, 122 W. Main St., Greenfield, is one of 250 locations worldwide where film aficionados can view finalist entries to the Manhattan Short Film Festival beginning at 7 p.m. Friday. The evening consists of 10 short films. Tickets are $6 at the door. Visit for more information.

GREENFIELD — Compete in an unofficial Jeopardy! tournament at 12:30 p.m. Saturday at the Hancock County Public Library’s Sugar Creek Branch, 5087 W. U.S. 52, New Palestine. All contestants get free pizza and beverages to fuel them through the event. Register at or call 317-861-6618, ext. 313. Registration is free.

NOBLESVILLE — The Belfry, 10690 Greenfield Ave., Noblesville, presents “The Butler Did It” weekends through Oct. 4. In this whodunit mystery-comedy, Miss Maple plans a weekend party, inviting a group of detective writers to impersonate their fictional characters, but suddenly an event takes place that she hasn’t arranged — a real murder. Visit for show times and ticket prices.

INDIANAPOLIS — As the state looks ahead to its bicentennial next year, the Eugene and Marilyn Glick Indiana History Center, 450 W. Ohio St., Indianapolis, presents “You Are There 1816: Indiana Joins the Nation,” an interactive exhibition recreating the Corydon meeting house where delegates met to draft Indiana’s state constitution. For more information on this and other programs, call 317-232-1882 or visit