INDIANAPOLIS - Ash Wednesday, American Sign Language and more. Here's the scoop on some events this Wednesday in Indianapolis with #INDYTODAY.
Every day, we'll keep you in the loop on happenings in Indy. Today, there are a couple items on the to-do list that might tickle your fancy.
Ash Wednesday To-Go
For those who can't make it to an Ash Wednesday service at church today, they can get their ashes to go. Northminster Presbyterian Church (1660 Kessler Blvd. E. Dr.) will help mark the beginning of Lent by offering ashes and prayer between 4 and 6:30 p.m. in the south parking lot of the church. Christ Church Cathedral clergy will be outside the cathedral on Monument Circle from 7:30 to 9 a.m., 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. and 4 to 5:30 p.m.
"Hands on Fire" concert celebrates American Sign Language
People will celebrate deaf culture and American sign language (ASL) during Wednesday night's fifth-annual Hands on Fire concert. The performance begins at 7 p.m. at Butler University's Atherton Union Reilly Room. All are welcome, as songs, skits and stories will be presented in ASL and interpreted for the audience. Admission is free to the public.
Indy Eleven tickets go on sale
Indy Eleven soccer fans can purchase single-game tickets for the team's regular season home games beginning at 10 a.m. Wednesday. There's a 14-ticket limit for single-game ticket purchases for games at IUPUI's Michael A. Carroll Stadium. It will be the first season for the Circle City's new professional soccer team. The team's first home game is against the Carolina Railhawks at 7:30 p.m. April 12.