Purple Prom benefits Relay
Relay For Life of Zionsville’s Goof Troop will host its inaugural “Purple Prom” from 8 p.m. to midnight Saturday, June 8, at the Palomino Ballroom, 481 S. County Road 1200 East.
Tickets are $35, and proceeds benefit the Relay for Life of Zionsville. Cost includes a silent auction, appetizer and drink stations, and two drink tickets. Event is for adults ages 21 and older.
Tickets are on sale through Saturday, June 1. Tickets may be purchased at Akard True Value Hardware. Exact cash or check only.
Events planned for seniors
Boone County Senior Services has scheduled the following activities:
• Van Trip — 9 a.m. Friday, May 31, to Tippecanoe Mall. Cost is $6. Attendees are responsible for food, transportation and admission fees. Call BCSSI at 873-8939 to register.
• Van Trip — 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, June 4, Gray Brother’s Cafeteria, Mooresville. Attendees are responsible for food, transportation and admission fees. Call BCSSI to register.
Events set at the library
The Hussey-Mayfield Memorial Public Library has planned the following events.
• Loaded with Goodies — now through Sunday, June 30. All ages may guess how many pieces of candy are in each container for a chance to win the container of sweets. A 50 cent donation to American Cancer Society’s Relay for Life is suggested for each entry.
• Toddler Time — 9:45 a.m. to 10:15 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. Thursday, May 30, and Fridays, June 7, 14 and 21, ages 1 through 2.
• American Girl Junior: Caroline — 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Tuesday, June 18, ages 4 through 7. Registration begins Thursday, May 30.
• American Girl: Caroline — 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., ages 7 through 12. Registration begins Thursday, May 30.
• Read, White and Blue: A Star-Spangled Summer — Friday, May 31, through July 27, birth through entering fifth grade. Reading logs will be available at the library or at www.zionsville.lib.in.us. The first 1,000 to report their first goal of three books will receive a foam rocket or rubber duck. Earn a prize for every five books up to 50. Reach the 50 book goal and earn a chance to win the grand prize.
• Liberty and Books for All — June through July, adults. Be on the lookout for programs during June and July for the summer reading program. Visit the online calendar to see programs. The top 20 readers will earn Starbucks gift cards. At the end of July, one patron will win the second prize, a Colts barbecue set. One patron will win the grand prize, a Cuisinart ice cream maker.
• Library Summer Hours — Sunday, June 2, the library will begin closing on Sundays during the summer. Normal Sunday hours will resume Sept. 8.
• Kick-Off Party — Monday, June 3. Spend the day at the library to enjoy summer fun, pottery, food and activities.
• Ronald McDonald — 10 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. Monday, June 3, ages 3 through 12.
• Curious George — 10:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. Tuesday, June 4, ages 3 through 6. Listen to stories about George and his friend, the Man with the Yellow Hat.
• PAWS to Read — 4 p.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday, June 4, ages 7 through 12. Sign up for 15 minutes of one-on-one reading time with a therapy dog.
• Readers Theater: Scrambles States of America — 3:30 p.m. to 4:15 p.m. Tuesday, June 18, ages 7 through 12. Registration begins Tuesday, June 4.
• Adorable Monsters — 10:15 a.m. to 11 a.m. Wednesday, June 10, ages 3 through 6. Registration begins Tuesday, June 4.
• Brave Girls — 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesday, June 19, ages 10 through 12. Registration begins Tuesday, June 4.
• Fly Guy — 10:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. Thursday, June 20, ages 3 through 6. Read stories and have some fly fun. Registration begins Tuesday, June 4.
• Snack Attack: No Bake Cinnamon Rolls — 2:30 p.m. to 3:15 p.m. Wednesday, June 5, grades first through fifth.
• Crafty Corner: Basket Weaving — 10:30 a.m. to 11:15 a.m. Thursday, June 6, grades second through fifth. Decorate your desk with a piece of recycled art.