Luau features pulled pork, ice cream, more

GREENFIELD — The Hoosier Luau has grown from an ice cream social five years ago into a community event featuring classic cars, inflatables, pulled pork, a dunk tank and other activities. This year’s event is set for 5 to 7 p.m. Sunday in the parking lot of Greenfield Christian Church (Disciples of Christ), 23 N. East St.

Classic cars will park in a lot across the street from the church, and booths will line East Street, ranging from face painting to the Indiana Pacers Fan Van, plus — new this year — an Indianapolis Motor Speedway booth.

The church accepts donations toward its ministries for those inclined, but there’s no obligation to do so.

St. John United Church offering free dinner

CUMBERLAND — St. John United Church of Christ, 11910 E. Prospect St., will serve dinner from 5 to 6:30 p.m. Thursday. Everyone is welcome.

Bluegrass group at Knightstown church

KNIGHTSTOWN — Russell Vanwinkle and Friends will play bluegrass gospel music at 6 p.m. today as part of the monthly singing at Knightstown Church of God, 405 North St., Knightstown.

For more information, call 765-345-7442.

Curry’s Chapel annual hog roast scheduled

GREENFIELD — Curry’s Chapel United Methodist Church will have its annual hog roast from 4 to 7 p.m. Aug. 27 at the church, 3488 N. County Road 375E.

McCordsville church to serve breakfast

McCORDSVILLE — McCordsville United Methodist Church’s next Third Saturday Community Breakfast is set for 7:30 to 10 a.m. Aug. 20 at the church, 6247 W. Broadway.

Most breakfast favorites are on the menu, cooked and served by the men of the church. Donations are accepted and will benefit the church.

Fish fry planned at Mt. Lebanon

BRANDYWINE TOWNSHIP — Mt. Lebanon United Methodist Church will have a fish fry from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Aug. 20 at the church, 3447 S. State Road 9.

The menu features fried walleye, French fries, hush puppies, cole slaw, dessert and beverage. Hot dogs will also be available.

Donations will be accepted to support missions and other projects.

Fish fry will support Bridge Church trip

FORTVILLE — A fish fry at Bridge Church will help support an upcoming mission trip.

The meal, featuring Dan’s Fish Fry Service, is set for 3 to 7 p.m. Aug. 27 at the church, 611 Vitality Drive. The menu features a choice of fish or chicken, sides, dessert and drinks.

Tickets are $8 for adults and $5 for children. Children five years old and younger eat free.

The afternoon will also feature live music, motorsports, a bounce house and games.

Proceeds go toward an October mission trip.

Police officer to speak about safety

INDIANAPOLIS — Sgt. Terry Hall will present “Protecting Through Empowerment” at Church52, 8220 Brookville Road.

The 38-year police veteran will speak about safety on the Internet and in other areas of life. He will address adults at 7 p.m. Aug. 24 in the church’s main sanctuary.

He will talk to fifth-graders through high school seniors at 7 p.m. Aug. 31 in Area 52 at the church.

Festival to raise money for food pantry

CARTHAGE — Blue River Community Harvest food pantry of Carthage presents its semi-annual fundraiser, Summerfest, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Aug. 27 on Main and Mill Streets in downtown Carthage.

More than 35 arts and crafts vendors will line Mill Street. Local musicians and food will also be part of the event.

For information about vendors, call Jennifer Noland at 765-635-7818.

Second Saturdays meets tonight

FORTVILLE — Fortville Church of the Nazarene has started Second Saturdays, a community event that takes place every second Saturday of the month at the church, 701 S. Maple St.

Doors open at 5:30 p.m., and the event begins at 6. The evening features games, prizes, music, food, a Bible story and fellowship for the entire family. If you have questions, call the church at 485-6443.

Motorcycle riders gather for fellowship

GREENFIELD — Members of the Crossroad Riders, the Greenfield chapter of the Christian Motorcyclist Association, meet at 9 a.m. the third Saturday of most months at Jim Dandy restaurant and also gather in warmer months to enjoy rides together.

For more information, call 317-709-3808.