Blues guitar legend B.B. King to play at Effingham Performance Center on May 29
Riley B. King — affectionately known as B.B. — is scheduled to play at Effingham Performance Center at 7:30 p.m. on May 29.
Celebration of Automobiles making pit stop at Clabber Girl Friday
Clabber Girl Corp. is preparing to welcome the Indianapolis Motor Speedway 2013 Celebration of Automobiles on Friday.
Paris Shakespeareans to stage ‘The Tempest’ on May 18
Shakespeare in the Park is scheduled to return to Twin Lakes Park in Paris, Ill., with a free performance of The Bard’s “The Tempest” on May 18.
‘Musical Mystery Mania’ playing Saturday
Terre Haute Children’s Museum guests will have a chance to participate in a mysterious musical adventure on Saturday as the Indiana State University Community School of the Arts presents “Musical Mystery Mania!”
St. George’s fashion show taking checkered flag on May 23
“Racing into Fashion” is the title of the St. George Ladies Society annual style show, which is scheduled for May 23.
Museum to offer full summer of camps to keep kids learning when school’s out
Does your child get excited about conducting wacky science experiments? Maybe he or she is interested in space exploration? Or, perhaps your child is adventurous and loves exploring or solving mysteries?
Concert Listings, May 9, 2013
Friday — BRAD PAISLEY, at Klipsch Music Center, Noblesville, 7:30 p.m. Tickets: $28.25 and $80.25. (*)
Saturday — PAUL ANKA, at Murat Theatre, Old National Centre, Indianapolis, 7 p.m. Tickets: $ 41.50 and $96. (*)
Methodist Temple plans catfish dinner festival
The sixth annual “Spring Into Summer Fest” Catfish Dinner is scheduled for May 18 at United Methodist Temple, 5301 S. U.S. 41, Terre Haute.
Bean soup supper, trail ride to benefit St. Jude
The Clark County 4-H Horse Program is saddling up to host a benefit bean soup supper and trail ride for the St. Jude Children’s Hospital.
Theater listings, May 9, 2013
Today-Saturday — “INTO THE WOODS,” at Booth Tarkington Civic Theatre, Carmel, 7 p.m. Thursdays to Saturdays, 2 p.m. Sundays. Tickets: $44 adults, $34 ages 17 and younger.
Comedienne, musician Patty Waszak at Boot City May 11
Patty Waszak brings her Pigeon Forge award winning show to the Boot City Opry on May 11.
Pancakes, car washes set at John Paul II High
It will be a morning of pancakes inside and car washing outside on May 18 at Terre Haute’s John Paul II Catholic High School.
Terre Haute Community Band seeks players for summer season
The Terre Haute Community Band has put out a call for musicians in the greater Terre Haute area to join it as it prepares for the 2013 summer concert season.
Fundraiser to benefit Baptist mission team
A hog wash to benefit the summer mission team from Marshall, Ill., Baptist and First Southern Baptist of Terre Haute is set for 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on May 18 at the church an Illinois 1 and U.S. 40.
Paris teen bicycle riders rallying to battle meth
The Coalition Against Methamphetamine Abuse teen bike rally fundraiser for CAMA Teens of Edgar and Clark counties is set for June 1 at Twin Lakes Park in Paris, Ill.
‘Greater Tuna’ to open at Myers Theatre in Hillsboro next week
Myers Dinner Theatre of Hillsboro in Fountain County continues its 2013 season with “Greater Tuna,” opening on Wednesday.
Variety of art, wine, food set for Bridgeton events
The 11th annual Bridgeton, Ind., Art & Wine Fair is scheduled for 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday.
Exhibits will be located in the 1878 Barn in downtown Bridgeton.
Golf Ball Drop debuts at Sheriff’s Shootout
This year, for the 22nd Annual Sheriff’s Shootout, Hamilton Center on Friday is hosting its first Golf Ball Drop.
Brazil run/walk to aid in feeding hungry citizens
Food For Families “Running On Empty” 5K run/walk is scheduled for 8 a.m. on May 27 at the track in Forest Park in Brazil.
Events offer discussion of river-city connections
“Turn to the River: A Community Conversation” is scheduled for May 21 at the Girl Scout Program Center in Fairbanks Park.
- MUSEUMS/EXHIBITIONS: May 9, 2013
Scott Hinton’s photos take focus at Vigo Library
River City Art Association and the Vigo County Public Library are featuring photography by Scott Hinton throughout May in the library at Seventh and Poplar streets.
Hinton is a self-taught photographer and artist whose main focus is nature-inspired pictures and paintings.
Halcyon Gallery featuring Terre Haute native Maraldo’s artwork
An exhibit titled “Words Flow Into Water” is scheduled to open at 7 p.m. Friday at the Halcyon Gallery, 25 S. Seventh St. The show continues through May 25.
Wall Clocks coming to Verve May 11
A group called The Wall Clocks, twice voted Ambassador Magazine’s “best Detroit band,” is scheduled to play at 9 p.m on May 11 at The Verve, 677 Wabash Ave.
Murder on ‘Disoriented Express’ on track for May 31
There’s been a murder on the Disoriented Express, and a variety of criminal minds have been called in to help — Sherlock Holmes, Charlie Chan, Lieutenant Columbo, Barney Fife and even Charlie’s Angels.
Will they solve the crime first or will you?
Art guild’s annual spring show at mall May 3-5
The Wabash Valley Art Guild plans to host its 36th Annual Spring Show on Friday through Sunday at Honey Creek Mall.
TH North to stage student-written play on May 9
Terre Haute North Vigo High School students will present an original black box-style theater production of “Speak Now” at 6:30 p.m. on May 9 at the school’s auditorium.
Shawnee Theatre’s 54th season to debut with musical review ‘The Taffetas’ on June 13
The Shawnee Theatre of Bloomfield will open its 54th season with the 1950’s musical review, “The Taffetas!” on June 13.
Chorale to celebrate river at May 14 event
The Farrington Grove Chorale — directed by Nancy Cobb Lippens assisted by James Hershberger — is scheduled to present a program titled “Celebrating the River” at 7 p.m. on May 14, at Unity Presbyterian Church, 1207 E. Springhill Drive.
Indiana Artisan works on display at Clabber Girl
Combining the strength of their individual artwork into exhibitions of exceptional depth, 29 Indiana Artisans have partnered on Indiana Artisan: Paintings and Drawings.
Ten Indiana Artisans have continued the statewide series as the Clabber Girl Gallery opened the exhibit on Tuesday. It will continue through May 30.
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