Free Fun – November 10

Gotta fold ‘em all

GREENFIELD – Kids in the 2nd through 5th grades are invited create Pokémon Origami at 4 p.m. Nov. 15 at the Hancock County Public Library, 900 W. McKenzie Road. Create folded paper creatures like Pikachu, Bulbasaur or Evee. Then make a Pokéball and enjoy a Pokémon-themed snack. Register at

Share family recipes in time for Thanksgiving

GREENFIELD – Celebrate traditions and exchange family recipes at “Genealogy: Family Recipes” at 7 p.m. Nov. 16 at the Hancock County Public Library, 900 W. McKenzie Road. Librarian Paul McNeil will be sharing ideas from Valerie Frey’s book “Preserving Family Recipes: How to Save and Celebrate Your Food Traditions.” Attendees are asked to bring a homemade dish that will serve 15 to 20 sample portions and a copy of the recipe that will be shared in the monthly genealogy newsletter. Register to attend at

Author Phillip Gulley to speak at the library

GREENFIELD – Author and Emmy winner Phillip Gulley will speak and sign copies of his newest book, “A Gathering of Hope,” at 7 p.m. Nov. 17 at the Hancock County Public Library, 900 W. McKenzie Road. Gulley is the author of the Harmony series, about Sam Gardner, pastor to an eccentric Quaker community. “A Gathering of Hope” is the third book in the series. Gulley has won Emmys for reading his work aloud on WFYI public radio. He is also a regular contributor to “Indianapolis Monthly” magazine and “The Saturday Evening Post.” Register to attend at hcplibraryorg.

Reception to be conducted for Bicentennial Legacy Project artist

GREENFIELD – A reception for watercolor artist Cathleen Huffman will be held from 6 to 9 p.m. Nov.11 at the Twenty North Gallery, 20 N. State St. On display is Huffman’s collection of Indiana grain elevator paintings created over the last 12 months as an official Bicentennial Legacy Project. Huffman’s goal was to photograph and paint the remaining grain elevators in all of Indiana’s 92 counties before they’re lost to time and progress.