Author: Kate Amos

4th Annual BACA Bolt for Autism 5K

Bring your friends and family and join us for the 4th Annual BACA Bolt for Autism 5K on Sunday, September 17, 2017. This professionally timed event, hosted by the Behavior Analysis Center for Autism (BACA), will take place at beautiful Fort Harrison State Park. Proceeds from this event will go to benefit BACA Charities. BACA Charities’ mission is to raise resources to support research in the field of applied behavior analysis (ABA) and families who support ABA. Some of the events funded in the past by BACA Charities are Youth Fun Night, Teen Karaoke Night and Teen Bowling Night,...

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‘Dial “M” for Murder’ at the Indiana Repertory Theatre

The husband and I finally got a date night! The Indiana Repertory Theatre (IRT) is one of our favorite evenings out anytime we have the pleasure of tickets and a sitter, and Alfred Hitchcock’s 1950’s crime thriller re-imagined doesn’t disappoint. The final show of the IRT’s 45th season, Dial M for Murder is a murder mystery with a twist (or 5), some laughs, a beautiful set,  and talented acting that regulars have come to expect. The show runs through May 21 and tickets start at just $25. Buy your tickets online!  ...

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ACE Preparatory Academy in Indy

ACE Preparatory Academy Charter School (ACE Prep) is a public elementary school in the heart of Midtown Indianapolis. They are now accepting new K-2 students for the 2017-18 school year! ACE Prep, which stands for Academics, Character, and Excellence, is a tuition free school which will eventually be K-5. The ACE Prep mission states: Through rigorous academics, positive character development, and excellence in everything we do, ACE Preparatory Academy Charter School educates all Kindergarten through Grade 5 students for school success and lives of opportunity. So, what makes ACE Prep and its claims of greatnessdifferent from other schools? Although ACE...

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Time 2 Play Game Room (T2P)

The best thing about Time 2 Play Game Room (T2P) is the flat price to play all you want! Well, maybe the best thing is the combination of classic games like ping pong and pool combined with more unusual varieties like a round 4-player elimination air hockey game. Actually, the best thing about T2P is probably the owners, Richard and Angelia Bartlett who readily strike up a conversation and hop in to play games with the guests. Well, I can’t decide… so what you need to know is that there’s a new game room on the south side and...

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Mother’s Day Without Kids

It’s almost Mother’s Day, a day for hand-made cards and brunch with the family. If you’re like me, what you’d really like after that brunch is a little time without those sweet, sticky, oh-so-lovely little beings that make you a mother. So get a sitter or grab a girlfriend and take some time for yourself. You deserve it! Day Out at the Not-Children’s Museum Spend the day immersed in something that interests you and visit a museum. Check out the Dogs: Faithful and True exhibit at the Eiteljorg Museum or visit the Indiana State Museum to learn about natural...

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