News From Terre Haute, Indiana

Museums

April 4, 2013

MUSEUMS/EXHIBITIONS: April 4, 2013

NEW

Downtown

Vigo County

DOBBS PARK NATIVE AMERICAN MUSEUM, 5170 Poplar St.

Permanent — Carvings by Ron Parker.

April 6 — Sand Painting program, 10 a.m.; $1 craft fee.

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

YMCA, 951 Dresser Drive, Fairbanks Park.

April 6-20 — Indiana Heart Gallery exhibits 12 portraits of children in need of adoptive families, free showing, ends with Healthy Kids Day event April 20.

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.

Wabash Valley

Indiana

CARNEGIE HERITAGE & ARTS CENTER OF GREENE COUNTY, 110 E. Vincennes St., Linton.

April 5-27 — Exhibition “Familiarity” by Wyatt LeGrand of Bloomfield; reception 5 to 8 p.m. April 5.

GENERAL LEW WALLACE STUDY AND MUSEUM, Crawfordsville; study@ben-hur.com or 765-362-5769.

April 13 — Behind the Scenes Tour, $5 for adults, $1 for students; must reserve at 765-362-5769.

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

Illinois

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

April 20-May 11 — Art show by River City Arts Association members; artists reception 6 to 9 p.m. April 20.

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.

PALESTINE ART CENTER, 110 S. Main St., Palestine, Ill.

Through April — Exhibition “Filmstrips” by Terre Haute photographer Sean Hoisington, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday through Friday in the Main Gallery.

Hours or more information: 618-586-5532 or 586-2701.

OUT-OF-TOWN

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

April 6 — Boy Scouts of America, Crossroads of America Council’s Pinewood Derby Championship Race Day, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Participating cars must register by 1 p.m. Free with museum admission. Admission for scouts and their families is $3.50 per person.

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.

CONNER PRAIRIE, 13400 Allisonville Road, Fishers. Website: www.connerprairie.org

April 12, 13 — Follow the North Star interactive account of slaves seeking freedom on the Underground Railroad, ages 12 and older; also on April 19, 20, 26, 27.

Hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday and 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday. Call (317) 776-6006 or 1-800-966-1836.

BENJAMIN HARRISON PRESIDENTIAL HOME SITE, Indianapolis; (317) 631-1888.

Through Dec. 31 — “Raising the Hem: Historic Fashions of Amerian Nobility,” explores the culture and lifestyle of former First Ladies of the United States, in the historic ballroom.

Hours: 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Monday through Friday; adult tickets, $10, student tickets, $5.

ABRAHAM LINCOLN PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY & MUSEUM, Springfield, Ill., presidentlincoln.org

April 13-15 — Richard Helleson play One Destiny follows events of Lincoln’s assassination sa seen through the eyes of Harry Hawk and Harry Ford who worked at Ford’s Theatre.

Hours: Call 217-558-8939.

Colleges and universities

WABASH VALLEY COLLEGE

Brubeck Arts Center Gallery, 2200 College Drive, Mount Carmel, Ill.

Through May 31 — Exhibit by Kat (Katherine) Mannel deals with the juxtaposition of outward beauty of the human body and the macabre nature of the inward human body.

Hours: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday. Call 618-262-8641.

ONGOING

Downtown

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

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.

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.

April 6-May 11 — 46th Annual Student Art Exhibition; reception 1 to 3 p.m. April 13.

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 April — River City Arts Association highlights photography by Josh Spidel 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.

April 6-20 — Indiana Heart Gallery exhibits 12 portraits of children in need of adoptive families, free showing, ends with Healthy Kids Day event April 20.

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 Arts Association members.

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

Currently — Work by members of River City Arts Association.

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.

April 6 — Sand Painting program, 10 a.m.; $1 craft fee.

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.

April 5-14 — Exhibit by Terre Haute photographer and River City Arts Association member Debbie Goodin.

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.

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

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

Wabash Valley

Indiana

SULLIVAN AREA ART GUILD gallery, 16 S. Court St., Sullivan

Hours: 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday through Sunday. Call 812-243-1039.

KNOX COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY, 502 N. Seventh St., Vincennes.

Hours: kcpl.lib.in.us or 812-886-4380.

CARNEGIE HERITAGE & ARTS CENTER OF GREENE COUNTY, 110 E. Vincennes St., Linton.

April 5-27 — Exhibition “Familiarity” by Wyatt LeGrand of Bloomfield; reception 5 to 8 p.m. April 5.

LEGRAND ART STUDIO & GALLERY, 2015 W. Indiana 54, Bloomfield; legrandartstudio.com.  

Hours: 812-384-6505 or wyattlegrand@gmail.com.

PARKE COUNTY 4-H FAIRGROUNDS, U.S. 41, one mile north of U.S. 36, Rockville.

GALLERY NORTH, 116 W. Sixth St., north side of courthouse square, Bloomington.

Hours: Wednesday through Saturday.

MANSFIELD CIVIC CENTER, Old Mansfield Village, Parke County.

Hours: mansfieldartisangallery.com or 812-877-9831.

THE ARTISAN GALLERY, south edge of Mansfield Village, Parke County.

Hours: www.mansfieldguestinn.com or 812-208-2137.

CASA DEL MUSE ART GALLERY AND STUDIO, 32 E. Main St., Bloomfield.

Hours: 812-322-8986.

SULLIVAN COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY, 100 S. Crowder St., Sullivan.

Hours: Call 812-268-4957.

D’ARLIER CULTURAL CENTER, 405 N. Mill St., Veedersburg.

Hours: 765-294-4824.

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

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.

ROCKVILLE PUBLIC LIBRARY, 106 N. Market St., Rockville, IN.

Hours: 765-569-5544.

CLAY COUNTY MUSEUM, 100 E. National Ave., Brazil.

Currently — Open through fall. For school tours, contact museum office.

Hours: 1 to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday, 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. Saturday; 812-446-4036.

TURKEY RUN STATE PARK NATURE CENTER, Marshall, Ind.

Currently — Displays in the Nature Center include crawl-through log, towering sandstone cliff, live reptiles, touchable fossils, giant map of Sugar Creek corridor.

Hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday, Monday, Thursday and Friday; 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday; closed Tuesday and Wednesday.

Hours: 765-597-2654.

GENERAL LEW WALLACE STUDY AND MUSEUM, Crawfordsville; study@ben-hur.com or 765-362-5769.

April 13 — Behind the Scenes Tour, $5 for adults, $1 for students; must reserve at 765-362-5769.

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

Illinois

HUTSON VILLAGE, CABINS, Outer South Rose Street, 1 1/2 miles south of Hutsonville, Ill.

CRAWFORD COUNTY HISTORICAL AND ARCHAEOLOGY MUSEUM, 408 S. Cross St., Robinson, Ill.

April 7 — Guided bus tour of historic Palestine area, includes prehistoric and historic sites in the county, interpretative guide of replicated 1812 Fort Lamotte, Lamotte French Trading Post site, Harper House, Lamotte Culture Mounds Houston/Dickson site (1820 general store) and more, 9 a.m. to noon. Museum open from 2 to 4 p.m.

April 9-21 — A replica of Abraham Lincoln’s coffin and a display of Civil War era pieces from the museum’s collection, including an original New York Herald dated April 15, 1865, telling of Lincoln’s assassination; 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. April 9, 12, 13, 16, 19 and 20 and 2 to 4 p.m. April 22.

April 12 — Special “Night at the Museum” exhibit and tours, 7 to 9 p.m.

April 14 — Presentation on Lincoln’s death and funeral by Curtis Rostad, executive director of the Indiana Funeral Directors Association, 2 to 4 p.m.

BICENTENNIAL ART CENTER & MUSEUM, 132 S. Central Ave., Paris, Ill.

Hours: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday through Friday. Admission free. For information call 217-466-8130. Website: parisartcenter.com

EDGAR COUNTY HISTORICAL SOCIETY ANNEX, 408 N. Main St., Paris, Ill.

Currently — Military artifacts.

Hours: 1 to 4 p.m. Wednesday through Friday.

MARSHALL PUBLIC LIBRARY, 612 Archer Ave., Marshall, Ill.; www.marshallillibrary.com.

Currently — Artwork by local artists.

Hours: 217-826-2535.

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

Through April 13 — Work by portrait and landscape artist Danny Quillin.

April 20-May 11 — Art show by River City Arts Association members; artists reception 6 to 9 p.m. April 20.

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.

PARIS CARNEGIE PUBLIC LIBRARY, 207 S. Main St., Paris, Ill.

Hours: 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday; 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesday-Friday; 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday. Call 217-463-3950.

PALESTINE ART CENTER, 110 S. Main St., Palestine, Ill.

Through April — Exhibition “Filmstrips” by Terre Haute photographer Sean Hoisington, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday through Friday in the Main Gallery.

Hours or more information: 618-586-5532 or 586-2701.

DAVID FIFE OPERA HOUSE, 123 S.  Main St., Palestine Ill.

Hours: Labor Day weekend; first weekend in December; and by appointment. Call 618-586-9418 or 586-5177. Free Admission.

HISTORIC LINCOLN SCHOOL MUSEUM, northeast of Interstate 70, Exit 136, Martinsville, Ill.

Hours: Open weekdays through October; or by appointment. Call 217-382-6666 or 217-232-1943.

TEUTOPOLIS MONASTERY MUSEUM, 110 S. Garrott St., Teutopolis, Ill.

April 7 — Collection of articles used by Franciscan Friars, Bibles and books in different languages, some from the 1700s, and items used by early pioneers.

Hours: 12:30 to 4 p.m. For tours, call 217-857-3586.

Colleges and universities

INDIANA STATE UNIVERSITY

ISU Foundation/Barnes & Noble

Outdoor sculpture — “Renewal” by artist Tim Upham of Colorado, made of white steel and blue glass marbles.

University Art Gallery, Richard G. Landini Center for Performing and Fine Arts.

Through April 13 — Photo essay by Alexandra McNichols-Torroledo on the plight of the indigenous peoples of Colombia.

Hours: 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday; 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Thursday. Admission free. For information, call 812-237-3720.

Bayh College of Education.

Currently — Emeritus faculty art on display.

Student Recreation Center.

Indoor Sculpture, “The Fire Within,” acrylic and steel sculpture by Jack Fox, inside south entrance.

The Land of Misfit Toys, 1024 N. Seventh St.

Hours: Noon to 4 p.m. Wednesday through Friday; or by appointment. Call 812-232-6706.

John Hook Memorial Observatory, roof of Science Building.

Hours: 8 to 10 p.m. Tuesdays and Fridays.

Sculpture Corridor

Outdoor sculpture, “Helix,” functional wind turbine made by environmental sciences students, between Rhoads and Mills residence halls.

Outdoor sculpture, “ISU Sphere,” by Seattle artist Brandon Zebold, south side of Holmstedt Hall.

Outdoor sculpture, “A Chorus of Trumpets,” by Howard Kalish, Rankin Plaza.

Outdoor sculpture, “3 Elements,” steel and neon light sculptures by Dutch artists Frans and Marja de boer Lichtveld, in front of Stalker Hall.

Outdoor Arts Spaces Inc. sculpture, “Emanating Connections,” recycled tires, by Chakaia Booker, in front of New Theater.

Outdoor Arts Spaces Inc. sculpture, “Runner,” in stainless steel by Boston artist Doug Kornfeld, in front of Student Recreation Center.

Outdoor sculpture, “Arthur’s Odyssey,” stainless steel piece by Michael Dunbar of Springfield, Ill., northeast corner of University Hall, formerly Laboratory School.

Outdoor Arts Spaces Inc. sculpture, “TREE,” by Mark Wallis, in front of Memorial Stadium.

Gallery Lounge, Hulman Memorial Student Union.

Hours: 7 a.m. to midnight Monday through Friday; 9 a.m. to 10 p.m. Saturday, Sunday; closed through winter recess. For information, call 812-237-3814.

Bare-Montgomery Memorial Gallery, Fairbanks Hall.

Through April 5 — Exhibit “Impression of the River” in partnership with the 2013 Year of the River celebration.

Hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.

Call for hours and information: 812-237-3720.

Turman Art Gallery, Center for Performing and Fine Arts, 649 Chestnut St.

Hours: 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday through Friday.

Memorial Stadium, Brown and Wabash avenues.

Arts Spaces outdoor sculpture at the Indiana Mile, TREE by Mark Wallis of Spencer.

IVY TECH COMMUNITY COLLEGE

Center for Information Technology, first and second floors, 8000 S. Education Drive.

Oakley Auditorium Art Gallery

Hours: 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday through Thursday, 8 a.m. to 4:45 p.m. Friday, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday.

ROSE-HULMAN INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY, 5500 E. Wabash Ave.

Outdoor Arts Spaces Inc. sculpture, “Flame of the Millennium,” by Leonardo Nierman, near entrance off U.S. 40.

Outdoor sculptures by Phil Dees of Terre Haute.

Outdoor sculpture “The Self-Made Man,” front steps of Sports & Recreation Center.

Through May 27 — Spring Art Exhibition with photography by Terre Haute native Darrell Staggs, second floor, Moench Hall; River City Arts Association member Spencer Young, first floor, Moench Hall; Alexandra McNichols-Torroledo, first floor, Myers Hall; and Jim Duke, Rose Haft, Katy Renenkampf, Isaac Sachs and Katy Wellington, second floors, Moench and Myers Hall.

Hours: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. Admission free. Call Steve Letsinger, 812-877-8452 for guided tour and information on permanent exhibits at the college.

SAINT MARY-OF-THE-WOODS COLLEGE

SMWC Art Gallery, 132 Hulman Hall, St. Mary-of-the-Woods. Call 812-535-5265.

Hours: Noon to 4 p.m. Tuesday through Friday.

Hayes Auditorium, 100 Hulman Hall.

LINCOLN TRAIL COLLEGE

Eagleton Learning Resource Center, 11220 Illinois 1, Robinson, Ill.

LTC Library

Through May 3 — Children’s Art Show Exhibit.

May 14-Oct. 11 — Spring Celebrate Art! exhibit; artist presentation and reception 9 to 11 a.m. May 13, LTC theater and cafeteria.

Hours: Call 618-544-8657, ext. 1123; 544-8657, ext. 1460.

DEPAUW UNIVERSITY

Richard E. Peeler Art Center, 10 W. Hanna St., Greencastle.

Hours: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday.

OUT-OF-TOWN

KURT VONNEGUT MEMORIAL LIBRARY, Emelie Building, 340 N. Senate Ave., Indianapolis; vonnegutlibrary.org

Hours: noon to 5 p.m. daily except Wednesdays; closed all major holidays. Admission free, donations accepted.

INDIANA INTERCHURCH CENTER ART GALLERY, 1100 W. 42nd St., Indianapolis; indianainterchurch.org.

Hours: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.

DOWNTOWN INDIANAPOLIS, along Georgia Street and Capitol Avenue.

Permanent — Monument pillars honoring 10 Hoosiers: Benjamin Harrison, Abraham Lincoln, Tecumseh, Lew Wallace, Ernie Pyle, Booth Tarkington, J.L. “Wes” Montgomery, May Wright Sewell, Madame C.J. Walker and the Lilly Family; 20 others to be honored at later dates.

INDIANA DEPARTMENT OF CORRECTIONS, museum at New Castle facility.

Permanent — History of the IDOC; includes displays of Indiana’s most notorious inmates John Dillinger and Charles Manson, and the IDOC electric chair used from 1913-1995.

BENJAMIN HARRISON PRESIDENTIAL HOME SITE, Indianapolis; (317) 631-1888.

Currently — Daily tours on the hour and half-hour of the 16-room Italianate style house constructed by Harrison in 1874.

Currently — Women’s suffrage artifacts in the restored carriage house.

Through Dec. 31 — “Raising the Hem: Historic Fashions of Amerian Nobility,” explores the culture and lifestyle of former First Ladies of the United States, in the historic ballroom.

Hours: 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Monday through Friday; adult tickets, $10, student tickets, $5.

FORT HARRISON STATE PARK, 59th and Post Road, Lawrence, Ind.; (317) 591-0122.

Programs free with $5 in-state admission or $7 out-of-state admission.

Call 317-591-0122.

VINCENNES STATE HISTORIC SITES, Fort Knox II, three miles north of Vincennes on Lower Fort Knox Road, next to Ouabache Trails Park.

Hours: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday. Email vincennesshs@indianamuseum.org or call 812-882-7422.

WILLIAM HENRY HARRISON’S GROUSELAND-PRESIDENTIAL HOME, INDIANA TERRITORIAL MANSION, 3 W. Scott St., Vincennes, www.grouseland.org or 812-882-2096.

Hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. every day through December.

WHITE RIVER CANAL, downtown Indianapolis.

Permanent — Project 9/11 Indianapolis dedication of two 22-foot steel beams recovered from the ruins of the World Trade Center.

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

Currently — Pancadao: The Culture of Baile Funk, collection by local artist Artur Silva.

Hours: (317) 974-4488.

INDIANA STATEHOUSE, 200 W. Washington St., Indianapolis.

Currently — Portraits of Ernest T. “Ernie” Pyle, World War II journalist and Pulitzer Prize-winning columnist from Dana, Ind.; St. Mother Theodore Guerin, foundress of the Sisters of Providence of St. Mary-of-the-Woods, Ind.; and Col. Richard Lieber, founder of Indiana’s state parks.

JAMES WHITCOMB RILEY MUSEUM HOME, 528 Lockerbie St., Indianapolis.

Currently — “A Very Victorian Christmas.”

Hours: Tuesday through Saturday, 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.; closed Sunday, Monday, holidays and first two weeks of January. Call (317) 631-5885.

THE CHILDREN’S MUSEUM OF INDIANAPOLIS, 3000 N. Meridian St., Indianapolis.

Permanent — National Geographic Treasures of the Earth.

Hours: Call (317) 334-3322. Closed Mondays.

PUTNAM COUNTY MUSEUM, 1105 N. Jackson St., Greencastle, museum2@co.putnam.in.us.

Currently — John J. Baughman book, “Our Past, Their Present: Historical Essays on Putnam County, Indiana,” on sale.

Currently — Museum’s second book released, “Peeler Pottery: A Retrospective,” by Marj Peeler, available in soft and hard cover.

Hours: 1 to 4 p.m. Tuesday through Friday; 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, by appointment. Call 765-653-8419.

NCAA HALL OF CHAMPIONS, White River State Park, Indianapolis, ncaahallofchampions.org

Hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday, noon to 5 p.m. Sunday; (317) 916-HALL.

WONDERLAB, 308 W. Fourth St., Bloomington. Website: wonderlab.org

Hours: Call 812-337-1337.

INDIANAPOLIS ZOO/WHITE RIVER GARDENS, HILBERT CONSERVATORY, 1200 W. Washington St., Indianapolis.

GENERAL LEW WALLACE STUDY & MUSEUM, Crawfordsville, Ind.

Hours: Call 765-362-5769.

CONNER PRAIRIE, 13400 Allisonville Road, Fishers. Website: www.connerprairie.org

April 12, 13 — Follow the North Star interactive account of slaves seeking freedom on the Underground Railroad, ages 12 and older; also on April 19, 20, 26, 27.

Hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday and 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday. Call (317) 776-6006 or 1-800-966-1836.

BROWN COUNTY ART GALLERY & MUSEUM, Main Street and Artist Drive, Nashville, Ind.

Currently — Collection of 30 paintings by early Indiana artists added to permanent collection, including “Daisy,” by T.C. Steele.

Hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Saturday; noon to 5 p.m. Sunday; 812-988-4609.

T.C. STEELE STATE HISTORIC SITE, 4220 TC Steele Road, Nashville, IN.

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

Currently — Fred the 3-ton mastodon skeleton, Age of Ice Exhibit, Nina Mason Pulliam Gallery.

April 6 — Boy Scouts of America, Crossroads of America Council’s Pinewood Derby Championship Race Day, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Participating cars must register by 1 p.m. Free with museum admission. Admission for scouts and their families is $3.50 per person.

Through June 2 — Eternal James Dean; exhibit takes a look at the Marion, Indiana, actor’s roots, his brief film career and his passion for motorcyles and racing.

Through Aug. 4 — The Lincolns: Five Generations of an American Family.

Through Sept. 15 — Heartland Art: Selections from Your Indiana Collection, from the 1870’s to present, NiSource Inc. Gallery of Indiana Art.

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.

INDIANAPOLIS ART CENTER, 820 E. 67th St., Indianapolis; indplsartcenter.org

Hours: 9 a.m. to 10 p.m. weekdays, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday, noon to 6 p.m. Sunday; call (317) 255-2464.

EUGENE AND MARILYN GLICK INDIANA HISTORY CENTER, 450 W. Ohio St., Indianapolis; indianahistory.org

Through Aug. 9, 2014 — The Indiana Experience, You Are There 1913: A City Under Water, historical articles, photos and personal accounts of the devastating Great Flood of 1913 in Indianapolis, as well as other cities in Indiana.

Currently — The Indiana Experience, including You Are There, three-dimensionally recreated historic photographs, Destination Indiana “time travel” using digital technology, The Fortune History Lab with hands-on demonstrations on conservation and preservation, and The Cole Porter Room with multimedia and original materials dedicated to the interpretation of Porter’s life and work.

Hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday. Call 1-800-447-1830 or (317) 232-1882.

USS INDIANAPOLIS MUSEUM, INDIANA WAR MEMORIAL, 431 N. Meridian St., Indianapolis.

Currently — Permanent exhibit of the USS Indianapolis, the most famous ship in U.S. history.

Currently — Sterling silver service from the USS Indiana, later used aboard the USS Indianapolis.

Hours: 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday.

INDIANA MILITARY MUSEUM, Vincennes.

Currently — F-4 Phantom fighter jet, the main combat jet in the Vietnam War.

Hours: www.indianamilitarymuseum.org or call 1-800-886-6443.

THE GALLERY, STUTZ II BUILDING, 217 W. 10th St., Suite 125, Indianapolis.

Call (317) 955-2450.

CELEBRATION PLAZA,

White River State Park, Indianapolis.

WALDRON GALLERY OF BROWN COUNTY, The Main Street Shoppes Complex, Old School Way, Nashville, Ind.; waldrongallery.com

Currently — New location directly behind former location.

Hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily. Call 812-988-1844.

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

Hours: Call 765-825-2054.

EITELJORG MUSEUM OF AMERICAN INDIANS AND WESTERN ART, in White River State Park, 500 W. Washington St., Indianapolis, www.eiteljorg.org

Currently — “R.B. Annis Western Family Experience,” erect a totem pole, build a sod house, climb aboard true to life stagecoach.

Currently — “Ansel Adams in Yosemite” and “Our People, Our Land, Our Images.”

Currently — “Facing West: 20 Years of the Eiteljorg Museum” and “A Gesture of Kinship: Photographs by Bruce Hucko.”

Hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday; noon to 5 p.m. Sunday. Call (317) 636-9378; 1-800-633-2024. Admission: $7-$4.

INDIANAPOLIS MUSEUM OF ART, 1200 W. 38th St., Indianapolis, www.imamuseum.org

Currently — Nourish Café and Tobias Theater.

Through June 2 — “William Hogarth: The Painter of Comic History,” features 57 most-noted engravings.

Hours: Call (317) 923-1331.

HARRISON CENTER FOR THE ARTS, 1505 N. Delaware St., Indianapolis.

Hours: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday; noon to 4 Sunday. Call (317) 396-3886.

MONROE COUNTY HISTORY CENTER, 202 E. Sixth St., Bloomington.

Hours: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday.

IVY TECH JOHN WALDRON ARTS CENTER, Rosemary P. Miller Gallery and the Flashlight Gallery, 122 S. Walnut St., Bloomington.

Hours: 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Thursday; 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday. Call 812-334-3100.

SOUTHERN INDIANA CENTER FOR THE ARTS, 2001 N. Ewing St., Seymour.

Hours: www.soinart.com

DOWNTOWN VINCENNES, Permanent sculpture — “Tecumseh,” by humanitarian artist Peter Wolf Toth, the 74th giant sculpture in Toth’s “Trail of the Whispering Giants.”

MINNETRISTA CULTURAL CENTER, 1200 N. Minnestrista Parkway, Muncie.

Hours: Call 765-282-4848.

NWTAG (Northwest Territory Art Guild) GALLERY, 317 Main St., Vincennes.

April 5 — First Friday Gallery Event, work by watercolorists and sculptors, light refreshments, 6 to 9 p.m.

BLUE MOON GALLERY, 416 Main St., Vincennes.

GEORGE ROGERS CLARK NATIONAL HISTORICAL PARK, 401 S. Second St., Vincennes.

Hours: 812-882-1776. No entrance fee.

REITZ HOME PRESERVATION SOCIETY, 224 S.E. First St., Evansville; reitz@evansville.net.

Hours: 11 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday; 1 to 3:30 p.m. Sunday. Closed Mondays. Call 812-426-1871.

J.E. SMITH GALLERY, 56 Adams Ave., Evansville.

Hours: 812-455-8982.

NEW HARMONY GALLERY OF CONTEMPORARY ART, 506 Main St., New Harmony; www.nhgallery.com

Hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday, noon to 4 p.m. Sunday. Call 812-682-3156.

WOMEN’S INSTITUTE AND GALLERY, 916 E. Granary St., New Harmony; 812-682-3799.

Hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday and Saturday, noon to 5 p.m. Sunday, or by appointment.

WARRICK COUNTY MUSEUM, 217 S. First St., Boonville.

Hours: 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday through Wednesday; 812-897-3100.

RIVERTOWN ART GALLERY, Historic Newburgh Inc. offices, 517 W. Main St., Newburgh.

Currently — Works by eight artists.

FORT WAYNE MUSEUM OF ART,

Hours: www.fwmoa.org

EAGLE CREEK PARK, 7840 W. 56th St., Indianapolis.

Hours: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Call Nature Center, (317) 327-7148.

ECKERT & ROSS FINE ART gallery, 5627 N. Illinois St., Indianapolis.

Hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Saturday, or by appointment, (317) 255-4561.

ABRAHAM LINCOLN PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY & MUSEUM, Springfield, Ill., presidentlincoln.org

Permanent — Historic Union Station.

April 13-15 — Richard Helleson play One Destiny follows events of Lincoln’s assassination sa seen through the eyes of Harry Hawk and Harry Ford who worked at Ford’s Theatre.

Through 2013 — Exhibit, To Kill and to Heal: Weapons and Medicine of the Civil War.

Hours: Call 217-558-8939.

VERMILION COUNTY MUSEUM, 116 N. Gilbert St., Danville, Ill.; www.vermilioncountymuseum.org

Hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday. Call 217-442-2922.

DANVILLE ART LEAGUE, 320 N. Franklin, Danville, Ill.; danvilleartleague.com

Hours: 9 a.m. to noon Tuesday through Saturday; 6 to 9 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays. Call 217-442-9264.

Colleges and universities

INDIANA UNIVERSITY

IU Art Museum, 107 S. Indiana Ave., Bloomington.

Currently — 16 Thomas Benton mural panels, IU Auditorium lobby; two panels in Woodburn Hall, two panels in old University Theatre building.

Hours: Call 812-855-8978.

Herman B. Wells Library lobby.

Mathers Museum of World Cultures, 416 N. Indiana Ave., Bloomington.

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

Through April 6 — IU Henry Radford Hope School of Fine Arts MFA Thesis 1 Exhibition.

Through April 6 — IU Henry Radford Hope School of Fine Arts BFA Thesis 2 Exhibition; reception, 6 to 8 p.m. April 5.

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

BUTLER UNIVERSITY

Clowes Memorial Hall, Indianapolis campus.

Hours: 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday through Friday.

IUPUI

IUPUI University Library, Level One Lobby, 755 W. Michigan St., Indianapolis.

Hours: 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday through Thursday; 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday, Saturday; noon to 6 p.m. Sunday. Call (317) 274-8278.

National Art Museum of Sport, University Place Conference Center and Hotel, 850 W. Michigan St.

Hours: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. Free admission. For weekend hours or group tours, call (317) 274-3627.

Herron School of Art and Design, 1701 N. Pennsylvania St.

Permanent exhibit — Job sculpture in bronze by Judith Shea, in Allen Whitehill Clowes Pavilion, main entrance, New York Street, Herron Gallery.

Hours: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Saturday; 10 a.m. to 8 p.m Thursdays.

VINCENNES UNIVERSITY

Shircliff Gallery of Art, Shircliff Humanities Building, First and Harrison streets, campus.

April 4 — Artists/Teachers: Experiences in Watercolor, Oil, Photography, and Batik,” including works by retired high school teachers Twila Black and Sara Frenz.

Hours: 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday through Thursday; 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday; noon to 3 p.m. Sunday. Call 812-888-4316.

Red Skelton Museum and Education Center

Currently — Vast collection of Red Skelton’s career memorabilia: costumes, scripts, tapes, diaries, makeup, props, jokes, plans for songs and symphonies, original paintings and prints.

EASTERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY

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

Outdoor sculpture — Collection includes Landspan East and Landspan West by Jeffrey G. Boshart.

Currently — “Art in Architecture” exhibit of 100 years of Charleston’s architectural history.

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.

WABASH VALLEY COLLEGE

Brubeck Arts Center Gallery, 2200 College Drive, Mount Carmel, Ill.

Permanent sculpture — “Cinquenta,” Spanish for 50, by Robert Zasadny of Oakland City, Ind., in lobby.

Through May 31 — Exhibit by Kat (Katherine) Mannel deals with the juxtaposition of outward beauty of the human body and the macabre nature of the inward human body.

Hours: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday. Call 618-262-8641.

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