Tri Kappa plans Christmas Bazaar
Tri Kappa’s 32nd annual Arts and Crafts Christmas Bazaar will be from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 11, at South Vermillion High School in Clinton.
The bazaar will include a fudge shop, door prizes, pictures with Santa (2 to 4 p.m.), Christmas items and cookbooks. Lunch and more than 100 booths will be available.
Admission is by donation. Adults are $2 and children under 12 are $1. Ticket donations are used for a scholarship fund.
Get advanced tickets from any Tri Kappa member. For more information call Cynthia Cammack, vendor chair, at 765-832-7647.
Hear ‘Guitars in the Night’ in Vincennes
“Guitars in the Night” will feature Vincennes University students and faculty members performing the music of Eric Clapton, classical guitars playing Fantasias on traditional English melodies, and a country music tribute to Tennessee Ernie Ford. The concert will take place at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 15 at VU’s Red Skelton Performing Arts Center.
Admission is free.
Sponsored by the VU Music Department, ensembles taking part in the performance will include the Classical Guitar Ensemble, Advanced Guitar Class, String Ensemble and Blues Ensemble.
Santa Claus to visit Rockville Library
Santa Claus is coming to the Rockville Public Library from 10 to 11:30 a.m. on Dec. 1.
The Rockville High School Student Council will be there to help children color and decorate cookies. The library is at 106 N. Market St. For more information call 765-569-5544.
A benefit pancake breakfast will take place from 7 to 10 a.m. Saturday at Westfield, Ill., Fire Station.
Officer Mike (Dewey) Duvall lost everything in house fire Oct. 31. This is a donation-only breakfast. All proceeds from the benefit will go to Duvall.
The breakfast is sponsored by Westfield Masonic Lodge 1046.
St. Pat’s School raffle event set
St. Patrick School’s annual raffle event will take place Saturday, Nov. 10. Doors will open at 6 p.m. with drawings throughout the evening. The grand prize raffle is $50,000.
The event will include live music and free food, beer and a cash bar with purchase of a raffle ticket.
Tickets are $100 and only 2,000 tickets will be sold. One ticket will admit two adults, age 21 and older. Groups can divide the winnings.
For more information call 812-232-2157 or email email@example.com.
North Quarterback Club fundraiser set
Terre Haute North Patriot Quarterback Club, the parent group supporting North football, is hosting a “31 Bingo” fundraiser on Wednesday, Nov. 14, at the North Vigo cafeteria at 3434 Maple Ave.
Doors will open at 5 p.m. with the bingo starting at 6:30. Advance tickets may be purchased for $18 from any Patriot football player or by calling 812-841-4423. Tickets will be $20 at the door.
There will be 20 games of bingo, plus special intermission games, raffle bags, door prizes and concessions. All proceeds will go to North’s football program.
Fuqua’s plans annual charity
Fuqua Elementary School’s fifth annual Charity Auction is Tuesday, Nov. 13, at the school at 1111 Wheeler St. Doors open at 5:30 p.m.
A silent auction will take place from 6 to 6:45 p.m., and a live auction will begin at 7 p.m. All proceeds go to the Shoe Bus program and Vigo County School Corp.’s Weekend Backpack food program.
Items for auction include Indianapolis Colts tickets, a 40-inch flat-screen television, an iPod Touch laptop computer, Kindle Fire, digital camera, overnight hotel stays, themed baskets and more.
There also will be pizza, nachos, desserts and drinks available for purchase.
Vigo 4-H plans Christmas Bazaar
The Vigo County 4-H Council will stage its annual Christmas Craft Bazaar from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Nov. 17 at the Wabash Valley Fairgrounds.
There will be three buildings full of vendors with products to help guests begin their holiday shopping.
Admission is $1 for adults and free for children 13 and under. Admission automatically enters guests into all door prize drawings. Concessions will be available. All proceeds benefit Vigo County 4-H.
For more information, or for those interested in booth space, contact Kym Leib at 812-299-5431.
Tri Kappa plans Christmas Bazaar
‘A Song for Indiana’ to raise money for Dresser sculpture
Art Spaces will present “A Song for Indiana – The Paul Dresser Project” at 5:30 p.m. on June 6 at the Holiday Inn of Terre Haute.
Sign up for Community School of the Arts classes
Summer is the perfect time to enroll children and teens in theater and visual arts and music classes at the Indiana State University Community School of the Arts.
Travel to Marshall Public Library for summer reading activities, prizes
A good book is a window into another place, another time, another life. Join the Marshall Public Library’s summer reading journey, “Have Book Will Travel!”
Gaslight Art Colony to showcase artist specializing in Japanese works
Gaslight Art Colony will present the artwork of Mary Jo Maraldo at the gallery at 516 Archer Ave. in Marshall, Ill., Saturday through June 8. An artist’s reception will be from 6 to 9 p.m. CDT Saturday at the gallery.
Dancers, vocalists to raise money for Special Olympics Indiana
A+ All Star Productions/School of the Dance and vocalists from Community Theater’s Fall Production of “Hairspray” will be performing together to raise money for Special Olympics Indiana at 6:30 p.m. Friday at Tilson Auditorium on Indiana State University’s campus.
The Ash Brothers to perform at Opry
Alabama fans are going to like what they hear this Saturday night at the Boot City Opry.
Country Rhodes Fish Fry planned
Full Gospel Assembly of God will be having a Country Rhodes Fish Fry from 4 to 7 p.m. May 25 at the North Terre Haute Firehouse on Park Avenue.
Valley students showcase talents at Children’s Art Exhibition in Illinois
The 31st Children’s Art Exhibition is currently on view at the Tarble Arts Center, Eastern Illinois University, through May 26.
Enjoy Bluegrass In The Park
Union Christian Church will host “Bluegrass In The Park” at 6 p.m. on June 2 at the Larrison Pavilion stage at Deming Park.
‘Wabash Reflections Luncheon and Lore’ set
The Terre Haute Symphony League is hosting “Wabash Reflections Luncheon and Lore” at noon on June 19 at the Country Club of Terre Haute.
Parke Chamber Golf Classic set
Players in this year's 13th annual Parke County Chamber of Commerce Golf Classic on June 5 will have the opportunity to win a new Chevrolet.
Students to perform during ‘An Evening of Piano Music’ at church
“An Evening of Piano Music” will be performed by the University of Missouri-St Louis piano students at 7 p.m. May 24 at Unity Presbyterian Church, 1207 E. Springhill Drive.
American Legion Riders planning 95-mile open motorcycle ride
American Legion Riders Post 104 is sponsoring a 95-mile open motorcycle ride on June 1 to benefit the Tom Newport Memorial Ride for the Wounded Warrior Project.
Attend annual Boy Scout Cookout
The local Crossroads of America Council will serve lunch and dinner for the annual Baesler’s Boy Scout Cookout from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. on June 5 at Indiana State University’s Memorial stadium.
Concert listings: May 16, 2013
July 16 — BON JOVI, at Klipsch Music Center, Noblesville, 7:30 p.m. Pre-sale tickets will be refunded to buyer’s account.
Kayak on Lake Kickapoo during free Paddlefest
The Friends of Shakamak are sponsoring a free Paddlefest at 2 p.m. on Saturday on Lake Kickapoo in Shakamak State Park.
Cruise-in Street Dance in Rockville
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Theater listings: May 16, 2013
Today-June 1 — “GREATER TUNA,” at Myers Dinner Theatre, Hillsboro. Dates and times vary. Tickets: dinner and show $36 and $25 students, show only $20, 765-798-4902, ext. 2.
‘The Deming Dobbs Dash’ scheduled for Memorial Day
Join the Terre Haute Parks Department and First Financial Bank for the Memorial 5K run/walk and 1 mile fun run on May 27.
‘No Divas Tour’ to feature Randle
Lincoln Trail College will present “The No Divas Tour,” featuring Roxie Randle and Jenn Franklin, on Friday in the Zwermann Arts Center Theater.
Benefit supper, silent auction set
A benefit supper and silent auction for Amber Jones is planned from noon to 5 p.m. on Saturday at the Shelburn community building.
National Road Yard Sale days coming up
The Historic National Road Yard Sale days will be from dawn until dusk May 29 through June 2, stretching from Baltimore to St. Louis, along the Historic National Road, U.S. 40.
Fontanet Beef & Turkey Manhattan Dinner set
The Fontanet Action Community Team is having a Beef & Turkey Manhattan Dinner from 4 to 7 p.m. Friday at the Fontanet Community Center.
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Diamond Hill Station goes bold in ‘Katy Bar the Door’ album
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Roxie Randle takes next step with single ‘Everything I’m Not’
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Local actors staging ‘Half & Half’ on May 17-19 at Harmony Hall
On the Line Productions, a local theater group, plans to stage the comedy “Half & Half” by James Sherman May 17 through 19 at Harmony Hall, 1257 Lafayette Ave.
Opening reception Friday for ‘Mud Musings’
Indiana State University’s Community School of the Arts is scheduled to host an opening reception for an art exhibition from 4 to 6 p.m. on Friday in the Gallery Lounge of ISU’s Hulman Memorial Student Union.
TH dance troupe to interpret ‘A Little Princess’ May 31, June 1
The Academy of Dance of Terre Haute, under the direction of Patti Willey, will stage its annual spring concert at 6:30 p.m. on May 31 and June 1 in Tilson Auditorium at Indiana State University.
TH’s The Blue News seeks to raise $15K through ‘crowdfunding’
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