Sip & Shop
Noblesville Main Street has reworked its popular Diva Night into Sip & Shop, from 6 to 9 p.m. April 12. Ladies 21 and older will be given a map of participating businesses to shop sales and sample drinks and other refreshments. This event is free. Learn more at noblesvillemainstreet.org.
‘Get Your Herb On’: 19th Annual Spring Symposium
The Herb Society of Central Indiana is inviting guests to its 19th annual spring symposium from 9 a.m. to 3:15 p.m. April 13 at the Hamilton County 4-H Fairgrounds, 2003 Pleasant St. Anise Hyssop is the herb of the year, and attendees will learn about this native plant. Guests also will learn about herbs for pollinators, edible landscaping, herbal tea blending, yoga for gardeners and CBD oil. Guests also will enjoy a farm-to-table luncheon from The Juniper Spoon. Other activities include a silent auction and vendor shopping. Register at herbsocietyofcentralindiana.org/symposium.
Noblesville Easter Egg Hunt
The annual Easter egg hunt at Forest Park is set for April 13. Festivities, including games, visiting with the Easter bunny, a touch-a-truck event and more will begin at 10 a.m. The egg hunt will start at 11 a.m. Learn more at facebook.com/events/1115935935273152. Prior to the event, the Noblesville Kiwanis will play host to its annual pancake breakfast at Forest Park Inn from 8 to 10 a.m. Cost is $5 per person. The egg hunt and other activities are free.
Antique Stories and Song
Listen in or play along to “Keeper Tunes” from days gone, presented by the Legacy Keepers Music. All ages are invited to join in or just listen to folk songs performed from 10:30 a.m. to noon April 13 at Old Picket Fence, 894 Logan St. Guests can expect to hear old-time favorites from earlier times in Hamilton County.
Second Saturday Songwriters Showcase
From 7 to 9:30 p.m. April 13, Logan Street Sanctuary, 1224 Logan St., will play host to performances from local songwriters. Cost is $12 per person or two for $20. Learn more at loganstreetsanctuary.org.
Sheldon Shalley showcase
Through April 27, Nickel Plate Arts will exhibit works by artist Sheldon Shalley at the Stephenson House Gallery, 107 S. Eighth St. Shalley is a clinical social worker in Indianapolis who creates paintings of images recalled from dreams or meditations. The exhibit can be viewed free during regular gallery hours, from noon to 5 p.m. Wednesday through Friday and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday. For more, visit nickelplatearts.org or artbyshalley.com.
‘Protect Our Species’ exhibit
Each month, Nickel Plate Arts features an exhibit showcasing the work of local artists. April’s exhibit, “Protect Our Species,” will commemorate Earth Day and focus on art with animals, especially endangered animals, 3-D recycled art and more. The exhibit can be viewed free during regular gallery hours, from noon to 5 p.m. Wednesday through Friday and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday. For more, visit nickelplatearts.org.
‘Mother Earth’ exhibit
The Hamilton County Artists’ Association regularly features two-month-long exhibits at The Birdie Gallery, 195 S. Ninth St. In April and May, HCAA is celebrating Earth Day, and a new exhibit, “Mother Earth,” will feature works by local artists and their interpretation of protecting the environment. A reception will be from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. May 3. The exhibit also can be viewed during regular gallery hours from 1 to 3 p.m. Thursday, 1 to 4 p.m. Friday and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday. For more, visit hcaa-in.org.