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June 13, 2013

Museums listings: June 13, 2013

NEW

Downtown

TERRE HAUTE CHILDREN’S MUSEUM, 727 Wabash Ave.

June 15 — “A Pirate Adventure: The Treasure of Music,” by Terre Haute Community Band, 2 to 3 p.m.

Hours: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday; 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday; 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, noon to 5 p.m. Sunday.

Call 812-235-5548.

CLABBER GIRL HULMAN & CO. MUSEUM, The Gallery, former first floor lobby, Hulman & Co. building, 900 Wabash Ave.Through June 27 — Artwork by members of Wabash Valley Art Guild includes photography, fused glass, intarsia, and paintings in watercolor and acrylic.

Hours: museum, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday; bakeshop, 6:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday through Friday and 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday. Admission free. Call 812-232-9446.

Vigo County

HISTORICAL FIRE STATION NO. 9, Fire and Police Museum, 1728 S. Eighth St.

Summer hours: 10 a.m. to 2 pm. Saturdays only.

Call 812-234-0328 for group tours by appointment.

THE LANDING AT FORT HARRISON, 3350 N. Fourth St.

June 28 — Painting on the Patio with instructor Sujata Gopalan, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.; seats limited; tickets $40, includes supplies.

Call 812-460-4000.

Wabash Valley

Indiana

COVERED BRIDGE ART ASSOCIATION GALLERY, 124 W. Ohio St., north side of square, Rockville.

June 22 — Art Affair on the Square, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., courthouse square.

Hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays except Tuesday; 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday. Closed Tuesdays.Call 765-569-9422. No admission fee.

Illinois

GASLIGHT ART COLONY, 516 Archer Ave., Marshall, Ill., www.gaslightartcolony.com or call 217-808-2115.

June 15 — Art, Wine & All That Jazz annual museum benefit, doors open 6:30 p.m. CDT, Harlan Hall, downtown Marshall; music by quintet Second Wave from Terre Haute; hors d’ oeuvres and auction; advance tickets, $20; admission at the door, $25.

Hours: 1 to 5 p.m. Wednesday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday, 1 to 5 p.m. Friday, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday. Closed Sunday and Monday.

OUT-OF-TOWN

GENERAL LEW WALLACE STUDY AND MUSEUM, Crawfordsville; study@ben-

hur.com or 765-362-5769.

June 20 — Genealogy lecture series, “1940 Census” by Allison DePrey.

Hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday.

INDIANA STATE MUSEUM, Wilbur E. and Florence Jeup Ford Gallery, White River State Park, 650 W. Washington St., Indianapolis.

June 19 — The Whipstitch Sallies perform, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., $6; seating limited, call to reserve.

Hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Saturday and 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday. Call 317-232-1637 for admission information.

GEORGE ROGERS CLARK HOME SITE, 1102 W. Harrison Ave., Clarksville.

Through Sept. 1 — Historic log cabins open 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Sunday.

Call 812-280-9970.

Colleges and universities

EASTERN ILLINOIS

UNIVERSITY

Tarble Arts Center, Ninth Street at Cleveland Avenue, Charleston, Ill.

Through Aug. 11 — “Looking at Lincoln” exhibit explores the life and times of Lincoln through art selected from the Tarble’s permanent collection, and features drawings of Lincoln by Illinois artist Charles Turzak.

Hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday, closed Mondays; 217-581-2787.

INDIANA UNIVERSITY

Grunwald Gallery, Fine Arts 123, 1201 E. Seventh St., Bloomington; 812-855-8490.

Through July 13 — Kinsey Juried Art Show features paintings, prints, photographs, ceramics, wearable art, metalwork, sculpture, fiber art and video installations related to sex, gender, eroticism, reproduction, sexuality, romantic relationships, politics of sex and gender, and the human figure.

Hours: noon to 4 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday; closed Sunday, Monday.

ONGOING

Downtown

CLABBER GIRL HULMAN & CO. MUSEUM, The Gallery, former first floor lobby, Hulman & Co. building, 900 Wabash Ave.Through June 27 — Artwork by members of Wabash Valley Art Guild includes photography, fused glass, intarsia, and paintings in watercolor and acrylic.

Currently — Showcase of the company’s history as well as the family history of founder Herman Hulman.

Hours: museum, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday; bakeshop, 6:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday through Friday and 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday. Admission free. Call 812-232-9446.

FIRST FRIDAY ART EVENT, downtown Terre Haute.

VONDA’S GARDEN STUDIO EVENT SPACE, 129 S. Seventh St., behind Heinl’s Flower Shop.

Through June 22— 2013 Year of the River art show “Rivers and Waters” by members of River City Art Association.

COFFEE GROUNDS, 423 Wabash Ave.

Hours: 6:30 a.m. to midnight.

GOPALAN CONTEMPORARY ART, 9 S. Seventh St., gopalancontemporaryart.com

Hours: 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday; 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday; or by appointment. Email art@gopalangallery.com or call 812-232-8080.

ART SPACES INC., 669 Ohio St., info@wabashvalleyart

spaces.com

“Max Ehrmann at the Crossroads,” a bronze life-size work by Bill Wolfe with excerpts of “Desiderata” embedded in walkway and entire poem mounted nearby, at Crossroads of America, Seventh Street and Wabash Avenue.

“Composite House for Terre Haute,” sculpture by Lauren Ewing, in Gilbert Park, 14 1/2 Street and Wabash Avenue.

“Spirit of Space,” sculpture by Bob Emser, in front of Swope Art Gallery, 25 S. Seventh St.

“Gatekeeper,” sculpture by Sally Rogers, Vigo County Public Library grounds, Seventh and Poplar streets.

“Free Fly,” sculpture by Bob Evans, in front of 113 S. Seventh St.

“A Chorus of Trumpets,” sculpture by Howard Kalish, Rankin Plaza, Indiana State University.

Call 812-235-2801.

TERRE HAUTE CHILDREN’S MUSEUM, 727 Wabash Ave.

June 15 — “A Pirate Adventure: The Treasure of Music,” by Terre Haute Community Band, 2 to 3 p.m.

Currently — Imagination Station, including Imagination Playground, ZOOB, K’NEX building tables.

Currently — Bigger WTHCM television studio, expanded construction area, re-themed Flight Deck, all-new Critter Corner featuring live animals, and a third book nook, third floor.

Currently — Indiana Soybean Alliance adds four large soybean displays to “Agciting” exhibit.

Currently — Bee hive exhibit, Lunar Arm, interactive treehouse, fossil dig, agricultural and science exhibits and more.

Hours: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday; 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday; 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, noon to 5 p.m. Sunday.

Call 812-235-5548.

ARTS ILLIANA, 23 N. Sixth St., info@artsilliana.org

Hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Friday; 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday. Call 812-235-5007.

SHELDON SWOPE ART MUSEUM, 25 S. Seventh St., swope.org

Through Aug. 24 — “Watermark: The Wabash River” featuring works by 16 artists based on the designs used for mozaic stepping stones in the public art project, the Watermark Landing, to be dedicated in June in Fairbanks Park.

Permanent Arts Spaces Inc. outdoor sculpture, “Spirit of Space” by Bob Emser, in front of building.

Hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday-Friday; noon to 5 p.m. Saturday. Closed Sunday, Monday and national holidays. Admission free. Call 812-238-1676.

HALCYON CONTEMPORARY ART GALLERY, Swope Art Museum Education Center, 25 S. Seventh St.

Hours: Noon to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday. Call 812-841-2884; www.artathalcyon.com.

VIGO COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY, 1 Library Square, Seventh and Poplar streets.

“Gatekeeper,” permanent Arts Spaces Inc. outdoor sculpture by Sally Rogers.

Through June — River City Art Association highlights fused glass by Edith Acton of Terre Haute.

Hours: 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday through Thursday; 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday; 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday. Open Sundays 1 to 5 p.m., Labor Day through Memorial Day. Call 812-232-1113.

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