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February 2018

Dinosaur Discoveries: Ancient Fossils, New Ideas

February 3 - July 29
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

Dinosaur Discoveries: Ancient Fossils, New Ideas, an engaging exhibition that reveals what living, breathing dinosaurs were really like, is set to open at Minnetrista onSaturday, February 3.  Using a combination of major fossil finds, captivating computer simulations, and provocative models, Dinosaur Discoveries: Ancient Fossils, New Ideas introduces a dynamic vision of dinosaurs and the scientists who study them. This exhibition examines in great detail recent scientific sleuthing and the array of investigative tools—from bioengineering computer software to CT scans—used by modern scientists…

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March 2018

Normal City Cooking Class

March 13 @ 5:00 pm - May 29 @ 7:00 pm

Come learn a new skill or learn a new recipe. Taught by local chef Emily Aker, the class is open to any skill level and any age. There is a limit of 10 students per week. Must contact via email or text to confirm place in class. Bring tupperware to take food home if you wish. Location: Normal City Church, 1711 W. Jackson St., Muncie, IN

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April 2018

National Orchid Month

April 1 - April 30
Dr. Joe and Alice Rinard Orchid Greenhouse, University Avenue
Muncie, IN 47306 United States
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Feeling Overwhelmed? Stressed? Just need a break? BREATHE....and escape to the warm tropical environment of the Ball State University Rinard Orchid Greenhouse during April, National Orchid Month. Hours: Mon-Fri 10:00-4:30pm and Saturday 10:00-3pm. Special 30 minute Mindful Meditation Event on Monday, April 16th at noon. For more information contact: 285-8839

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Ball Stores Memories

April 27 @ 10:00 am - 11:15 am
E.B. and Bertha C. Ball Center, 400 Minnetrista Blvd.
Muncie, IN 47306 United States
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Ball Stores was the cornerstone of downtown Muncie from the grand opening in November 1934, until the last light was turned off in August 1986. Learn about the history of the store, and plan to share your memories.

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Final Friday at DOMA

April 27 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
David Owsley Museum of Art at Ball State, 2021 W. Riverside Ave.
Muncie, IN 47306 United States
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A free campus and community event at the David Owsley Museum of Art, 2021 W. Riverside Ave. Muncie’s creative community will again be celebrated—and celebrating—at the David Owsley Museum of Art (DOMA) on Ball State’s University’s campus on Friday, April 27, from 6 to 9 p.m. at the museum’s next Final Friday event. Final Friday: PLACE will feature a variety of distinct local voices as emcees Braydee Euliss and Paul Shortt introduce PechaKucha talks to Muncie to highlight what is unique, unexpected, and inspiring in…

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Undiscovered Worlds: The Search Beyond our Sun

April 27 @ 6:30 pm - 7:45 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:30pm on Friday, repeating until April 27, 2018

Charles W. Brown Planetarium, Cooper Science Building Riverside Avenue
Muncie, IN 47306 United States
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This program explores a timeless question: Do other planets like Earth exist? Within the past 20 years, astronomers have discovered thousands of planets orbiting other stars. Travel to distant stars and fly up to exotic planets and see them up close in the planetarium. Experience the science shifting our perspectives on humanity’s place in the cosmos.

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Undiscovered Worlds: The Search Beyond our Sun

April 28 @ 6:30 pm - 7:45 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:30pm on Saturday, repeating until April 28, 2018

Charles W. Brown Planetarium, Cooper Science Building Riverside Avenue
Muncie, IN 47306 United States
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This program explores a timeless question: Do other planets like Earth exist? Within the past 20 years, astronomers have discovered thousands of planets orbiting other stars. Travel to distant stars and fly up to exotic planets and see them up close in the planetarium. Experience the science shifting our perspectives on humanity’s place in the cosmos.

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Undiscovered Worlds: The Search Beyond our Sun

April 28 @ 8:00 pm - 8:45 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00pm on Saturday, repeating until April 28, 2018

Charles W. Brown Planetarium, Cooper Science Building Riverside Avenue
Muncie, IN 47306 United States
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This program explores a timeless question: Do other planets like Earth exist? Within the past 20 years, astronomers have discovered thousands of planets orbiting other stars. Travel to distant stars and fly up to exotic planets and see them up close in the planetarium. Experience the science shifting our perspectives on humanity’s place in the cosmos.

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Stitch & Bitch

April 29 @ 3:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:00pm on Sunday, repeating until December 30, 2018

Stitch & Bitch

We now meet every Sunday, starting at 3p and often going until The Cup closes. Not everyone has a yarn project, not everyone crochets or knits. Some bring mending or work on jewelry crafts or sketch. Mostly, we want to gather together in creative fellowship and caffeine! 🙂 Please join us, everyone is welcome! Location: The Cup, 1606 W. University Ave., Muncie, IN 47303

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May 2018

Yoga Before Beer

May 5 @ 10:45 am - 11:45 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:45am on Saturday, repeating until May 26, 2018

Join us for a SATURDAY morning gentle practice (with one bonus SUNDAY practice a month - check our event schedule)! Yoga for ALL levels; no experience required. Taught by Lisa Dunaway, RYT 200. Come gain strength, flexibility, and calm. Have a beer during or after the yoga practice, or not at all! This yoga is not just for beer drinkers. Please dress comfortably, but not too baggy. Bring your own mat if you have one. We have some mats for…

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Stitch & Bitch

May 6 @ 3:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:00pm on Sunday, repeating until December 30, 2018

Stitch & Bitch

We now meet every Sunday, starting at 3p and often going until The Cup closes. Not everyone has a yarn project, not everyone crochets or knits. Some bring mending or work on jewelry crafts or sketch. Mostly, we want to gather together in creative fellowship and caffeine! 🙂 Please join us, everyone is welcome! Location: The Cup, 1606 W. University Ave., Muncie, IN 47303

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Van Gogh’s Ear

May 11 @ 10:00 am - 11:15 am
E.B. and Bertha C. Ball Center, 400 Minnetrista Blvd.
Muncie, IN 47306 United States
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What really happened the night of December 23, 1888, in the town of Arles? What was Van Gogh’s state of mind? No one has been clear on the details until now. Bernadette Murphy, a researcher living in Provence, has spent five years piecing together a meticulous picture of his life.  In this PBS documentary, she uncovers evidence and pieces together a detailed timeline leading up to the night of the event, explaining the driving force behind the story that dominates…

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Yoga Before Beer

May 12 @ 10:45 am - 11:45 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:45am on Saturday, repeating until May 26, 2018

Join us for a SATURDAY morning gentle practice (with one bonus SUNDAY practice a month - check our event schedule)! Yoga for ALL levels; no experience required. Taught by Lisa Dunaway, RYT 200. Come gain strength, flexibility, and calm. Have a beer during or after the yoga practice, or not at all! This yoga is not just for beer drinkers. Please dress comfortably, but not too baggy. Bring your own mat if you have one. We have some mats for…

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Stitch & Bitch

May 13 @ 3:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:00pm on Sunday, repeating until December 30, 2018

Stitch & Bitch

We now meet every Sunday, starting at 3p and often going until The Cup closes. Not everyone has a yarn project, not everyone crochets or knits. Some bring mending or work on jewelry crafts or sketch. Mostly, we want to gather together in creative fellowship and caffeine! 🙂 Please join us, everyone is welcome! Location: The Cup, 1606 W. University Ave., Muncie, IN 47303

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Muncie Murder and Mayhem

May 18 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
E.B. and Bertha C. Ball Center, 400 Minnetrista Blvd.
Muncie, IN 47306 United States
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Presenters: Mr. Keith Roysdon and Mr. Douglas Walker, both award-winning journalists who write for “The Star Press” The duo will introduce a new cast of characters from the city's notorious past. Public scandals and personal tragedy dogged the long, notorious life of Dr. Jules LaDuron. Baseball ace Obie McCracken met a tragic and violent end after joining the police force. A mother's love could not stop James Hedges from committing murder. The paranoid delusions of Leonard Redden hounded him until one…

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FREE Saturday at the Muncie Children’s Museum

May 19 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 10:00am on day Third of the month, repeating until December 22, 2018

Muncie Children’s Museum, 515 S. High St.
Muncie, IN 47305 United States
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Bring your family in for FREE.  Free Saturdays are the third Saturday of every month.

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Yoga Before Beer

May 19 @ 10:45 am - 11:45 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:45am on Saturday, repeating until May 26, 2018

Join us for a SATURDAY morning gentle practice (with one bonus SUNDAY practice a month - check our event schedule)! Yoga for ALL levels; no experience required. Taught by Lisa Dunaway, RYT 200. Come gain strength, flexibility, and calm. Have a beer during or after the yoga practice, or not at all! This yoga is not just for beer drinkers. Please dress comfortably, but not too baggy. Bring your own mat if you have one. We have some mats for…

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Stitch & Bitch

May 20 @ 3:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:00pm on Sunday, repeating until December 30, 2018

Stitch & Bitch

We now meet every Sunday, starting at 3p and often going until The Cup closes. Not everyone has a yarn project, not everyone crochets or knits. Some bring mending or work on jewelry crafts or sketch. Mostly, we want to gather together in creative fellowship and caffeine! 🙂 Please join us, everyone is welcome! Location: The Cup, 1606 W. University Ave., Muncie, IN 47303

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Yoga Before Beer

May 26 @ 10:45 am - 11:45 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:45am on Saturday, repeating until May 26, 2018

Join us for a SATURDAY morning gentle practice (with one bonus SUNDAY practice a month - check our event schedule)! Yoga for ALL levels; no experience required. Taught by Lisa Dunaway, RYT 200. Come gain strength, flexibility, and calm. Have a beer during or after the yoga practice, or not at all! This yoga is not just for beer drinkers. Please dress comfortably, but not too baggy. Bring your own mat if you have one. We have some mats for…

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Stitch & Bitch

May 27 @ 3:00 pm - 10:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 3:00pm on Sunday, repeating until December 30, 2018

Stitch & Bitch

We now meet every Sunday, starting at 3p and often going until The Cup closes. Not everyone has a yarn project, not everyone crochets or knits. Some bring mending or work on jewelry crafts or sketch. Mostly, we want to gather together in creative fellowship and caffeine! 🙂 Please join us, everyone is welcome! Location: The Cup, 1606 W. University Ave., Muncie, IN 47303

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