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Museums

May 9, 2013

MUSEUMS/EXHIBITIONS: May 9, 2013

NEW

Downtown

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

Through May 25 — Exhibit “Words Flow Into Water” by Mary Jo Maraldo.

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

CLABBER GIRL HULMAN & CO. MUSEUM, The Gallery, former first floor lobby, Hulman & Co. building, 900 Wabash Ave.

May 10 — Indianapolis Motor Speedway Celebration of Automobile event, vintage cars on display on Ninth Street in front of the museum, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.

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 6 p.m. Monday through Friday and 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday; gift shop, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday and 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday. Admission free. Call 812-232-9446.

TERRE HAUTE CHILDREN’S MUSEUM, 727 Wabash Ave.

May 11 — Musical Mystery Mania by ISU Community School of the Arts, 1 to 4 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.

Wabash Valley

Indiana

ERNIE PYLE WORLD WAR II MUSEUM, 120 W. Briarwood Ave., Dana; erniepyle.org.

Open for the summer — Only open Friday through Sunday. Admission $3.50 for adults; $3, ages 55 and older; $2 ages 4-12; free for ages 3 and younger.

Hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday. For more details and group tours, call 765-665-3633.

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

Through May 31 — 39th annual Spring Art Show.

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.

OUT-OF-TOWN

PERCUSSIVE ARTS SOCIETY AND RHYTHM! DISCOVERY CENTER, Indianapolis, www.pas.org

May 11 — Opening of interactive exhibit Drums From the Circle City: The Leedy Drum Company from 1895-1930, includes two drum circles, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Hours: (317) 974-4488.

WHITEWATER VALLEY RAILROAD, 455 Market St., Connersville, Ind.; whitewatervalleyrr.org.

May 11 — To celebrate National Train Day, Dean Dorrell as Abraham Lincoln will ride the railroad between Connersville and Historic Metamora.

May 12 — Bluegrass musicians John Bowyer and Mike Cal of Old Truck Revival will perform aboard the Valley Flyer Excursion Visit Historic Metamora, train departs Connersville Grand Central Station at 12:01 p.m.

Hours: Call 765-825-2054.

Colleges and universities

INDIANA STATE UNIVERSITY

Gallery Lounge, Hulman Memorial Student Union.

Through May 17 — Exhibit “Mud Musings” features ceramic sculptures by Community School of the Arts spring adult Ceramics I and II classes, 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays; opening reception 4 to 6 p.m. May 10, Room 126.

EASTERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY

Through May 19 — Caribbean Folk Art, Brainard Gallery.

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.

ONGOING

Downtown

CLABBER GIRL HULMAN & CO. MUSEUM, The Gallery, former first floor lobby, Hulman & Co. building, 900 Wabash Ave.

May 10 — Indianapolis Motor Speedway Celebration of Automobile event, vintage cars on display on Ninth Street in front of the museum, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Through May 30 — Indiana Artisan: Paintings and Drawings, works by 10 Indiana artisans,

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

Currently — Wheels in Motion, display geared toward children.

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 6 p.m. Monday through Friday and 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday; gift shop, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday and 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday. Admission free. Call 812-232-9446.

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@wabashvalleyartspaces.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.

May 11 — Musical Mystery Mania by ISU Community School of the Arts, 1 to 4 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

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

Through May 11 — 46th Annual Student Art Exhibition.

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.

Through May 25 — Exhibit “Words Flow Into Water” by Mary Jo Maraldo.

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 May — River City Art Association highlights photography and paintings by Scott Hinton 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.

Vigo County

YMCA, 951 Dresser Drive, Fairbanks Park.

Hours: 5:30 a.m. to 10 p.m. Monday through Thursday; 5:30 a.m. to 8 p.m. Friday; 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday; noon to 5 p.m. Sunday.

EDUCATIONAL HERITAGE ASSOCIATION MUSEUM, at Consolidated Elementary School.

Permanent collection — Vigo County school memorabilia.

Hours: By appointment with Pat Breault, 812-299-5281 or Sandy Billing, 812-466-2187.

CABOODLE CUPCAKES, 3419 S. Seventh St.

Through June — Cupcake Art exhibition; works with cupcake theme by local and national artists.

Hours: 812-232-5551.

EUGENE V. DEBS MUSEUM, 451 N. Eighth St.; debsfoundation.org

Hours: 1 to 4:30 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday, except for holidays and Christmas Eve through New Year’s Day; 812-232-2163.

THE GOLDEN FRAME, 509 E. Voorhees St.

Currently — Work by River City Art Association members.

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

Currently — Work by members of River City Art Association.

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

Currently — Open 10 a.m. to 2 pm. Saturdays only.

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

SONGBIRD INSPIRATIONS ART AND PHOTOGRAPHY GALLERY, Suite 7-A, Lower Level, The Meadows shopping center.

Currently — Works by Ed and Kathy Cook; Photography of all types, pen and ink sketches, one-of-a-kind “light grafitti” photography.

Currently — Mixed media artwork by Ruthann Brady.

Hours: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, by appointment only on Sunday. Call 812-243-3176; edandkathycookphotography.smugmug.com

CANDLES HOLOCAUST MUSEUM AND EDUCATION CENTER, 1532 S. Third St., www.candlesholocaustmuseum.org

Permanent — Intertwined Lives: Dr. Mengele, Eugenics, and the Mozes Twins.

Hours: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday through Friday, 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday. Docents available 1 to 4 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday; 812-234-7881.

VIGO COUNTY HISTORICAL MUSEUM, 1411 S. Sixth St.

Currently — “The River, the Rails, and the Road – the History of Transportation in Vigo County.”

Hours: 1 to 4 p.m. Tuesday through Sunday. Visit vigohistory.org or call 812-235-9717.

SISTERS OF PROVIDENCE, Heritage Museum, Providence Spirituality & Conference Center, St. Mary-of-the-Woods.

Outdoor sculpture — Bronze statue of Saint Mother Theodore Theodore Guerin, foundress of the Sisters of Providence, near Church of the Immaculate Conception.

Permanent structure — Log Cabin Chapel, a 1840s replica of the one visited by Saint Mother Theodore Guerin and the Sisters of Providence who arrived from France, located between Grotto Road and the Church of the Immaculate Conception on the site where the first Mass was offered on the motherhouse grounds.

Currently — Artifacts collected during the Sisters of Providence ministry in Arequipa, Peru. Many hand-crafted and hand-carved items.

Currently — Personal artifacts that belonged to Saint Mother Theodore Guerin, Heritage Museum.

Currently — “Sisters of Providence Life and Mission” photo exhibit, poster-size photographs of various ministries, hallway east of Heritage Room.

Currently — Diorama exhibit of the congregation’s early history.

Hours: 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday; 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Sunday. Call Providence Center, 812-535-4531.

TITZER ART STUDIO, BACK GALLERY, 3124 Wallace Ave.

Currently — Sculpture, decorative metals, glass bead jewelry by Patrick and Karen Titzer as well as works by 20 local and regional artists.

Hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Friday; 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday; or by appointment. Call 812-478-1313; titzer.com

DOBBS PARK NATIVE AMERICAN MUSEUM, 5170 Poplar St.

Permanent — Carvings by Ron Parker.

Hours: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday. Closed Sunday and Monday. Call 812-877-6007.

JAVA HAUTE, 3805 E. Wabash Ave.

Currently — Paintings by Peter Bruning.

COMMUNITY THEATRE OF TERRE HAUTE, 1431 S. 25th St.

Hours: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesday; 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and 7 to 8 p.m. Friday; 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. and 7 to 8 p.m. Saturday; 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. Sunday. Call 812-232-7172.

WABASH VALLEY RAILROADERS MUSEUM, 1316 Plum St.

Hours: 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays through October.

FOWLER PARK, Oregon Church Road, east of U.S. 41 South.

Hours: Call ahead for operating hours, 812-462-3392.

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