Bob and Adrienne Boyd have opened Hillside Avenue Spa & Salon, an Aveda concept spa and salon focusing on massage therapies, skin care, hair salon services, manicures and pedicures, at 6150 Hillside Ave. Hours: Mon.: 11 a.m.-6 p.m., Tues.:11a.m.-8 p.m., Wed.: 10 a.m.-8 p.m., Thurs.: 10a.m.-9 p.m., Friday: 9 a.m.-6 p.m., Sat.: 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Phone: 769-9000, Email: www.hillsideavenuespa.com.
Carmel-based KAR Auction Services, a provider of used vehicle auction services, has acquired Miami, Fla.-based High Tech Locksmiths, provider of transponder, remote, high-security and car smart keys in North America. Phone: 249-4414
Jan 21-23, Indiana Horticultural Congress and Trade Show, Wyndham in Indianapolis. Jan.21, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.: Indiana Winery and Vineyard Association, annual meeting. 6 p.m.: Indiana Wine Reception, 7 p.m.: Indiana Wine Grazing Dinner. Contact Jill Blume, Enology Specialist, Purdue University, firstname.lastname@example.org, 765-494-1749. Registration is available at www.inhortcongress.org or in person.
Jan. 23-25: IUPUI Arts and Humanities Institute, Rivers of the Anthropocene Conference,focus on transdisciplinary conceptual and methodological models for discussing the geographical, cultural, social, political, historical and scientific facets of river ecologies, IUPUI Campus Center, 420 University Blvd.Cost: $45. Tickets: http://rivers.iupui.edu/cms/registration/. Website: http://rivers.iupui.edu/cms/. Contact: email@example.com•