Library looking for program volunteers
GREENFIELD — What would a pioneer family pack in its covered wagon to survive the 1830 Indiana wilderness?
The Hancock County Public Library is looking to train retired-teacher volunteers for a classroom-based outreach program to help local fourth grade students learn more about Indiana’s pioneer days.
During school visits, volunteers guide fourth graders in selecting, from an assortment of miniatures, what will fit in their covered wagon and what must be left behind.
Volunteers will discuss the hardships of traveling by wagon, different functions of each part of the wagon and the traditional roles and responsibilities that each family member had as part of pioneer life.
Buck Creek youth production to audition
INDIANAPOLIS — Buck Creek Playhouse will hold open auditions for “Bugsy Malone, Jr.,” a Playhouse Players Youth Production by Paul Williams and Alan Parker, at 7 p.m. Monday and Tuesday, at the playhouse, 11150 Southeastern Avenue.
Director Kelsee B. Hankins, Vocal Director Scott A. Fleshood, and Choreographer D. Scott Robinson are looking for a diverse group of 25 males and females (ages 18 and under) for this high energy youth musical. Auditioners should come with 16 to 20 measures of a prepared song and bring tap shoes if you have them.
An accompanist will be provided. Auditioners should be prepared to read from the script and to perform a short dance audition.”Bugsy Malone, Jr.” performances are weekends July 29 through August 7, 2016.
Visit buckcreekplayers.com for more information.
Audition for Disney’s ‘Aladdin’ at Belfry
NOBLESVILLE — The Belfry will have auditions for a bilingual production of “Aladdin” at 7 p.m. June 12 and 13 at the Belfry, 10690 Greenfield Ave.
Parts are available for actors aged 13 – 20. Auditioners should prepare 16 bars of music and a short monologue. A pianist and CD player will be available. Auditioners should dress for dance auditions and prepare to read from the script.
Visit thebelfrytheatre.com for more information.
Learn to take better photos with iPhone
FISHERS — Join local photographer Rad A. Drew for an introduction to the fundamentals of iPhone photography 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. June 18 at Conner Prairie, 13400 Allisonville Road.
Explore the possibilities of iPhone photography and learn how to use a host of apps to create remarkable images. After instruction, participants will photograph the Conner Prairie grounds
iPhones will not be provided. Photography apps are not included in workshop price and must be purchased separately from the App Store. The registration fee is $75.
Visit connerprairie.org for more information.