Award-winning gospel singer to perform Oct. 27 in Brazil
Award-winning gospel singer Ryan Seaton from Evansville will be in concert at 10 a.m. Sunday in the First Church of the Nazarene at 1002 E. National Ave. in Brazil.
Author to discuss rivers and writing Nov. 1
Author Greg Schwipps will discuss the influence of rivers on his writing from 5 to 6 p.m. Nov. 1 during the Brown Bag program in the Vigo County Public Library at Seventh and Poplar streets.
Symphony seeks essay entries by Oct. 30
All students in Vigo County are invited to submit an essay on “What music brings to my life.” Winners will receive a ticket for themselves plus four family members or friends to the Nov. 2 Terre Haute Symphony Orchestra concert and dinner for five at the Supper at the Symphony.
Join discussion on ‘What Does Art Have To Do With Rivers?’ Oct. 24
Across the ages artists have found inspiration from the world’s waterways. Take a trip through a world of painting and sculpture, explore imagery from historical works and jump into the present, with what artists are doing today, at the next Art and River Chatter, “What Does Art Have To Do With Rivers? Part III.”
‘Show-Me Your Car, Truck & Motorcycle’: Habitat for Humanity to host fundraising event Oct. 26
On Saturday, Wabash Valley Habitat for Humanity will host the end-of-season “Show-Me Your Car, Truck & Motorcycle Show” at Show-Me’s Sports Bar & Grill, 2324 S. Third St. Trophies will be awarded for first, second and third place in truck and car classes, street rods and motorcycle classes.
Daughters of Nile seeks vendors for Nov. 23 fair
The Daughters of the Nile has space available for its annual Holiday Vendor Fair on Nov. 23. Vendors with home-based businesses or those with items in good condition such as antiques, glassware, crafts and handmade items are encouraged to participate.
Del Rays to rock Boot City Opry Oct. 26
Rolling all the way from Oshkosh, Wisc., the Del Rays will rock the Boot City Opry stage Saturday night. They are a four-piece band that has been performing together since the late 1970s.
African children’s choir to bring message of joy, hope Oct. 30
Cultures will unite when the Daraja Children’s Choir of Africa performs at Cross Lane Community Church at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, to bring a message of joy and hope through song and dance.
Cellist to perform Oct. 28 at ISU
Cellist, performer and educator Aron Zelkowicz will perform three works for solo cello at 7:30 p.m. Monday in the Recital Hall of Indiana State University’s Landini Center for Performing and Fine Arts.
Fish dinner Oct. 26 to raise funds for chapel
A fish dinner to raise funds for Historic Allen Chapel AME Church is scheduled for noon to 6 p.m. Saturday in the church at Third and Crawford streets.
EFS ministry to host Nov. 2 fundraiser
Educational/Family Services will host a fundraiser on Nov. 2, at the Eagles Club at 823 Poplar St.
Attend Oct. 26 grand opening of park
The Vigo County Parks and Recreation Department invites the public Saturday to the grand opening of the new playground and recreational site at Prairie Creek Park.
- Concert listings: Oct. 24, 2013
- Theater listings: Oct. 24, 2013
- MUSEUMS/EXHIBITIONS: Oct. 24, 2013
Library picks 2014 Big Read book
The Vigo County Public Library has selected “The Magnificent Ambersons” by Indiana author Booth Tarkington for the 2014 Wabash Valley Big Read.
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Composer Evan Chambers to headline ISU’s Oct. 23-25 music festival
Acclaimed composer Evan Chambers will headline Indiana State University’s 47th annual Contemporary Music Festival, which will run Wednesday through Oct. 25.
‘Healthy Halloween Hoedown’ Oct. 26 at Children's Museum
Children and the young-at-heart are invited to dust off their favorite costumes and mosey on down to the Terre Haute Children’s Museum from 6 to 9 p.m. on Oct. 26 for the “Healthy Halloween Hoedown.”
Paris Art Center hosting Fall Juried Exhibition through Nov. 8
The Bicentennial Art Center in Paris, Ill., will display the 59th annual Fall Juried Exhibition from now through Nov. 8.
- MUSEUMS/EXHIBITIONS: Oct. 17, 2013
TREES Inc. names photography contest winners Oct. 23
Nearly 120 area individuals entered their photos in the 2013 TREES Inc. Photography Contest themed “Trees and the River” hoping to win one of nine cash prizes.
An awards ceremony will take place at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday in the Vigo County Public Library at Seventh and Poplar streets.
Hungarian Society to host Oct. 26 dinner and Harvest Dance
Terre Haute’s First Hungarian Working Men’s Society will host its annual Hungarian Harvest Dance fundraiser at 6 p.m. on Oct. 26, at the Hungarian Hall, at 22nd and Linden streets, one block south of Maple Avenue.
Sinfonietta concert celebrates music that was ‘Made to Last’ Oct. 20
The Sinfonietta Pops Orchestra will perform a concert with the theme “Some Things Were Made to Last” at 3 p.m. on Sunday in the Cecilian Auditorium on the campus of Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College.
Temple of Terror Party Oct. 26 at Shrine
The Temple of Terror Haunted Halloween Costume Party is planned from 6 p.m. to 1 a.m. Oct. 26 at Zorah Shrine Temple, 420 N. Seventh St.
Sponsor, decorate tree at Dec. 5-8 Tree Fest
The Terre Haute Symphony will partner with Miracle on 7th Street for this year’s Tree Fest at the Indiana Theatre, at Seventh and Ohio streets. The event will be open from 4 to 8 p.m. on Dec. 5, 4 to 10 p.m. on Dec. 6, 1 to 5 p.m. on Dec. 7 and 1 to 4 p.m. on Dec. 8.
4-H’ers to seek pantry donations Oct. 30
The Vermillion County 4-H Jr. Leaders will be trick or treating for canned goods and monetary donations on Oct. 30 in Fairview and Clinton, and on Oct. 31 in Newport and Cayuga.
- Concert listings: Oct. 17, 2013
Crop and Craft Nov. 2 to support CASY
Chances and Services for Youth is hosting its annual Crop and Craft from 9 to 5 p.m. on Nov. 2. Those who enjoy scrapbooking and paper crafts are encouraged to attend the event, which supports the organization’s early education and youth programs.
Arts Illiana Fall Exhibition, grant awards ceremony Oct. 18
Arts Illiana will present its Fall Exhibition and grant awards ceremony featuring artwork of talented Wabash Valley artists on Friday.
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