Welcome back to Tuesday Tidbits, your source for items of interest to Hoosier Geeks. This week, there’s been a couple of events added for the month of April, if you’re so inclined! Looking ahead, the next Tuesday Tidbits will start looking even further ahead to the month of June, which brings us to Indy PopCon, Days of the Dead, and more!
In the meantime, though, lets just look at the next few weeks, and work up to it!
Let’s jump into the calendar!
First, let’s take a look at April!
- April 21st: Introduction to Resin Casting! Hosted by Aris, this class at Incognito in Fountain Square talks mold making, casting, and even tinting and dying resin! Materials cost is $15, and you can get more info at the link!
- April 27th: Five Year Mission Year 4 Album Release! Five Year Mission, who provides a lot of the opening music to the Indiana Geeking podcast (thanks!), are releasing their new album tonight at the Melody Inn in Indianapolis. This is a 21+ show full of music about Star Trek, and you’ll be able to pick up their new album!
- April 28th: Scarlet Lane’s Anniversary Monster Bash! Based in McCordsville, Scarlet Lane has been brewing beer for four years now! To celebrate their anniversary, they are hosting a bash, with live music, special beers, food trucks, and being around people who like good beer! Check out the Facebook event link for more info!
- April 28th: K-Pop Meetup and Karaoke! Presented by Anime Crossroads, this will be held at Sister’s Korean Restaurant in Greenwood. Music, a dance contest, and more will be happening! Check the link for info!
- April 29th: Ash Toy & Comic Show! They are rumors, no more! The Ash show will be happening on the 29th at the Rodeway Inn here in Indianapolis! Click the link for details!
And what’s happening in the month of May, besides racing?
- May 5th: Free Comic Book Day! More info coming soon, but this will be celebrated by all of your favorite comic shops!
- May 5th: Star Wars Night with Naptown Roller Derby! It is Star Wars Night with Naptown, as they roll their way into their 4th bout of their 12th season! Spend the evening with costumed members of the 501st and Rebel Legion, and take in some roller derby as they skate against the Cincinnati Rollergirls! Click the link for the Facebook event, which has ticket info and more!
- May 12th: Introduction to EVA Foam! Hosted by Aris, this class at Incognito in Fountain Square will show people how to work with EVA foam in helping create their costumes and props! Material cost is $30, and includes all the student needs to make a gauntlet! Look at the link for more info!
- May 12th: Keep Gaming Indy Board Game Day! This will be an games day at Moonshot Games in Noblesville! Take a look at their Facebook Event page for more information, including a list of games available as we get closer to the event! Huge thanks to Brad of the Board Games with Panda Podcast (LINK) for the heads up on this!
- May 13th: The Shakes Ups at the Virginia Avenue Music Fest! The Shake Ups are bringing their family friendly show to the Virginia Avenue Music Fest! While the festival runs from the 9th to the 13th (Link for more info), the Shake Ups will be playing on the 13th, at 3:30 PM at the Hotel Tango stage! Visit all the links for more info!
Now, what’s happening with the blog, the blogger, and friends of the blog?
- Today’s Picture: Skeptical Geek Dog is skeptical.
- Dagon’s Bones Kickstarter! From local game maker Utility Games (LINK), Dagon’s Bones is described as follows: “In the seaside pubs of Innsmouth they play a game of chance called Dagon’s Bones. It’s a dice game that requires luck, daring and maybe a small favor from the Elder Gods. Will you rob other players, steal from Cthulhu himself, or be granted, however fleetingly, Dagon’s blessings?” Check it out before it ends the morning of April 20th!
- Young Puffin’s Wonderfully Grand Mystery Kickstarter! This is a really unique pop-up book, that Friend of the Blog Mike Ficarra had a hand in designing! Take a look, and get on board before it closes on May 8th!
- Pride Bird Charms Kickstarter! Acrylic bird charms, representing the different LGBTQ+ Pride flags! From a great artist who used to live in Indianapolis! I own some of G’s work, and I know you want some of their work, too! So, check this out, before it flies away on May 9th!
- Do you like how the blog looks? Then check out Studio 27 Indy and TikiKitchen Design. I just write this stuff. They’re the ones that make me look good. Also, check out the art page on TikiKitchen Design! There’s some great stuff on there! It’s TikiBitchin!
Have a great week, and I’ll see you soon!