Creative Call-Out – October 8

Arts Commission seeks poetry contestants

INDIANA — The Indiana Arts Commission announces registration for the 11th annual Poetry Out Loud Indiana State Finals, set for Feb. 20 in Indianapolis. Schools must register by Nov. 30 to take part. For more information about Poetry Out Loud and the school registration form, visit, or contact Sarah Fronczek at

State museum in search of veterans’ photos

INDIANAPOLIS — The Indiana State Museum, 650 W. Washington St., is seeking photos of Indiana’s veterans and active military personnel for an exhibit that will run Nov. 1 through Veterans Day, Nov. 11.

Hoosiers are invited to submit photos of themselves, friends and family members who have served or are currently serving in any branch of the military. Photographs received will be printed and posted on a photo mural at the museum.

Photos will also be viewable electronically through the Indiana State Museum’s Facebook page. Photos should be submitted via email by Oct. 24 to and must include the following information: name, date of service, military division, hometown and nominator’s name.

Photos should be between 150 and 300 dpi. Hoosiers are also encouraged to include in their submissions stories about the veterans and their service to their country.