Free Fun – May 19

Honor Flight film set for public screening

GREENFIELD — The public is invited to “Honor Flight,” a documentary film about four World War II veterans and the community who came together to give them the trip of a lifetime.

The film will show at 6 p.m. Tuesday at the H.J. Ricks Centre for the Arts, 122 W. Main St. Following the film, there will be a question and answer session with a board member of the Indy Honor Flight hub to learn about upcoming flights.

Representatives will be on hand to assist any veterans in completing Honor Flight applications. No ticket is required, but those planning to attend should RSVP to 317-462-5536.

Cloggers planning showcase event

GREENFIELD — The Hearts Ablaze clogging group presents a showcase of all their competition routines at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at Greenfield-Central Junior High, 1440 N. Franklin St.

Directed by Cristy Corwin-Howard, the 90-minute free program features dancers of all ages.

Visit Hearts Ablaze Clogging Team for more information.

Historian to discuss county collection

GREENFIELD — Hancock County’s official historian, Joe Skvarenina, has donated his life-long collection of Hancock County artifacts to the library.

The collection, which consists of images, books, documents and ephemera, will be unveiled for the public to see with Skvarenina available to answer questions from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at the Hancock County Public Library, 900 W. McKenzie Road. Everyone is welcome.

Learn how fashion helps in genealogy

INDIANAPOLIS — Fashionistas of all ages are invited to “Growing Little Leaves: Fashionable Genealogy,” a program hosted by the Indiana Historical Society from 1 to 3 p.m. Saturday at the Eugene and Marilyn Glick Indiana History Center, 450 W. Ohio St.

Speaker Karen DePauw, IHS coordinator of local history services, focuses on the history of fashion and how it can help unlock the secrets of family trees.

Guests will learn to spot trademarks of different time periods through hands-on activities such as working with fabric swatches and studying old photos.

Guests are welcome to bring their own family photos as well. Participants can sign up by calling 317-232-1882 or by visiting IHS online at indianahistory.org.