Community events this week in Carmel


Zombie cosmic skate – Carmel Ice Skadium presents the “Frozen Dead” cosmic skate from 7:30 to 10:30 p.m. June 13. Admission is $8 and skate rental is $3. Prizes will be given for the best zombie costumes. This event is for people ages 12 and up. No weapon props of any kind will be allowed. Carmel Ice Skadium is located at 1040 3rd Ave. SW.

Drinks at the Waterpark – Carmel Clay Parks and Recreation will host a Monon Mixer for adults only from 7:30 to 10:30 p.m. June 12. The sun will be setting and the lights will be turned on as adults relax to music and enjoy the kids-free Waterpark. Come with your neighbors, college buddies, or make it an adult night out. Alcoholic beverages will be available for purchase from vendors such as Bier Brewery, Upland Brewery, Harmony Winery and Easley Winery. There will also be food available from The NY Slice, Dog Daze of Carmel, Aunt Jean’s Kettle Korn, Pat’s Philly Pretzels and Sweet Jeanius. The cost is $10, but Monon Community Center Members get in free with their Escape Pass. For more information visit

Carmel student to give recital – Rachel Goldberg of Carmel, a student at the New England Conservatory of Music, will give a recital at 2:30 p.m. June 15 at St. Luke’s United Methodist Church, 100 W. 86th St. Goldberg has been accepted into the summer Opera NEO program in San Diego. There is no admission charge for the recital but donations will be accepted to help fund the Opera NEO course. For further information call Rachel Goldberg at 908-0100 or Stephen Goldberg at 910-6421.

Police academy for teens – The Carmel Police Department is hosting the annual Teen Academy, which is free and available to students ages 13 to 18 years old. The two CPD Teen Academies are scheduled for the week of June 23 through 27 and July 21 through 25. Spots are still available in each session.  If you are interested, contact Lt. Joe Bickel at or 571-2745.

Junior Law Enforcement Academy – The Hamilton County Sheriff’s Office Chaplain’s Division will hold the annual Junior Law Enforcement Academy from 8 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. June 27 at the Hamilton County Fairgrounds. The one-day camp titled “Faith and Leadership” is open to all Hamilton County children who attend preschool through high school. Students participate in activities that help them better understand specific aspects of law enforcement. For more information call 776-1824.

St. Mark’s “gettogether” – Join us under the tent for “the gettogether,” a once-a-year gathering held at 10:30 a.m. June 15 on the lawn of St. Mark’s United Methodist Church, 4780 E. 126th St. This special time of worship will focus on creation, hymns, food and our shared mission in Christ. Nursery care will be provided in the church for ages 2 and under. For more information visit or call 846-4912.

St. Mark’s holding summer camps – Registration is underway for two summer camps hosted by St. Mark’s United Methodist Church. Both camps will be conducted June 16 through June 20 at the church, located at 126th Street and Gray Road. The Sacred Puppet Camp is for younger children, while the Sacred Drama Camp is for kids in grades two through five. The fee for either camp is $10 per child. For more information, visit or call 846-4912.

City Golf Championship – Anyone hoping to compete in the 2014 Carmel City Golf Tournament must make plans to register by 6 p.m. June 18. It will be a match play event conducted June 21, 22, 28 and 29 at Brookshire Golf Course. There are no residency requirements to enter, but golfers must be at least 16 years old. There will be separate flights for men and women. The entry fee is $110 and there will be payouts for first and second place in each flight. For more information visit