Free Fun – November 17

‘Milan’ author to speak

GREENFIELD — Bill Riley, author of “The Milan Miracle: The Town that Hoosiers Left Behind” will speak and sign copies of his book at 1 p.m. Nov. 19 at the Hancock County Public Library, 900 W. McKenzie Road. Riley’s book follows the modern day Milan Indians high school basketball team through a season to explore how the myth of the underdog still affects small town high school teams. Register to attend at hcplibrary.org.

Come join the magic

INDIANAPOLIS — Every Wednesday is Trivia Night, but the last Wednesday of every month is reserved for Harry Potter Trivia from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. at Books & Brews, 9402 Uptown Drive. Due to the popularity of the event, another evening, Nov. 22, has been added to the calendar. For more information, visit booksnbrews.com.

Improve your chess game

GREENFIELD — Ages 10 and up are invited to bring their own chessboards to the weekly Chess Club meeting from 3 to 4 p.m. on Thursday at the Pat Elmore Center, 280 N. Apple St. For more information, call 317-477-4340.

Santa’s brand new bag

GREENFIELD — Santa’s Mailbox, sponsored by the Greenfield Parks and Recreation Department, is open from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday now through Dec. 9 at the Pat Elmore Center, 280 N. Apple St. To receive a letter from Santa, place your letter and a self-addressed stamped envelope in Santa’s special mailbox.