“Miracle on 34th Street A Live Radio Play:” directed by Evan McGrew, Guyer Opera House, downtown Lewisville; tickets are available for the 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 12 show and the 2:30 p.m. Sunday matinee. Tickets can be reserved at guyeroperahouse.com, $12 for adults and $8 students. To help ensure everyone’s safety, seating has been limited to 50 patrons and masks must be worn by all patrons. There will be no sales at the door.
Artistry Annex open for the Christmas season: Handmade merchandise from more than a dozen local artists available for purchase, corner of 15th and Broad Streets. Open 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Wednesdays through Saturdays until an estimated date of Monday, Dec. 21. Hand-sanitizer and plenty of social distancing.
Henry County Art Center: open 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesdays-Fridays, 218 S. 15th St., New Castle. Masks required. On display: permanent collection pieces up through December. Information: 529-2634.
Eagles No. 933 New Castle: Noon-8 p.m. Sundays; noon-9 p.m. Friday-Saturday-Thursdays; 11 a.m. to 1 a.m. Kitchen open 5-8 p.m. Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday. Must be 21 to be in building for any event. Gaming No. 001055.
New Castle No. 91 Masonic Lodge: Monthly meetings are always first Monday each month, 7 p.m. with a meal provided at 6 p.m. before meeting.
Christmas Walk at Jane Ross Reeves Octagon House: 400 S. Railroad St., Shirley,, at least 20 decorated trees and all rooms decorated, is free to the public. Gov. Eric Holcomb’s safety recommendations will be in place with masks required, temperatures taken and social distancing adhered. Saturday, Dec. 12. Carry-out meals available. Vegetable soup or chili, pulled pork or sloppy joe sandwich, dessert and drink for $10.
Senior Bingo: 1-2:30 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 16, New Castle-Henry County Public Library parking lot on the north side closest to the Henry County Art Center. For seniors ages 55 and over, an activity of the Henry County Senior Center. Stay in cars, using paper BINGO cards which will be provided. Prizes courtesy of Stonebrooke Rehabilitation. In case of bad weather, alternate date is 1 p.m. Monday, Dec. 21.
Second Harvest Food Bank Giveaway of food: 10 a.m. every other Tuesday. First Baptist Church, 709 S. Memorial Drive, New Castle. Next dates there: Dec. 22. Visit https://curehunger.org/get-help/tail gates/ or call 765-287-8698 Ext. 119 for information.
Online Gingerbread House Contest: Come in Thursdays-Saturdays to Raintree Habitat for Humanity ReStore, 605 New York Ave. to pick up a kit or use your own. One per group or household. Post photo on Facebook and tag Raintree Habitat for Humanity by midnight Dec. 28. Voting is one like per vote on Facebook. Two top prizes.
All 1955 Classmates of New Castle High School: Meet 11 a.m. every first Saturday, Stacks, New Castle the first Saturday of each month. Information, Lucretia May, 529-5183.
UPDATE: Spiceland Bargain Store: Open only by appointment due to COVID, Mondays-Saturdays, Spiceland United Methodist Church, corner north Second and Maple Sts. Most items a quarter each with special items costing more. Information: Lynn Richardson, 529-3234. Open to public.
Senior Safety-Net Food Distribution: Co-sponsored by LifeStream Services and Second Harvest Food Bank of East Central Indiana, on every third Thursday, 1-2 p.m. or until supplies are gone, Salvation Army of Henry County, 2500 Washington St., New Castle. Information: 765-808-9059.