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January 2019

Wicked Plants The Exhibit

January 19 @ 9:00 am - May 19 @ 6:00 pm
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

Inspired by Amy Stewart’s best-selling book, “Wicked Plants: The Weed that Killed Lincoln’s Mother and other Botanical Atrocities” Wicked Plants is a fun-filled, family-friendly look at some of the world’s most dangerous plants, many of which are commonly found in homes and gardens. Exciting interactives fill a Victorian-era ramschackled home, where visitors move from room-to-room uncovering secrets and learning about the history, science, and legend of various medicinal and poisonous plant life. The Wicked Plants exhibit is funded by The North…

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February 2019

Back by popular demand: Black Wings exhibit at the National Model Aviation Museum

February 1 - March 31
Academy of Model Aeronautics, 5161 E. Memorial Dr.
Muncie, IN 47302 United States
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The National Model Aviation Museum in Muncie, Indiana, will be hosting Black Wings: American Dreams of Flight, a Smithsonian traveling exhibition, beginning the month of February in celebration of Black History Month, and running through March 31. The exhibit was also open in February 2018 at the Muncie museum and many enjoyed learning more about the history of AfricanAmericans in aviation. The Wright brothers signaled the arrival of the new age of aviation with their historic flight in 1903— sparking…

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Winter Workshop 2k19

February 16 @ 11:00 am - February 28 @ 5:00 pm
Cornerstone Center for the Arts, 520 E. Main St. Downtown
Muncie, IN 47305 United States
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Rock And Roll Summer Camp presents: Winter Workshop 2k19 2019 Rock and Roll Winter Session: 1/26, 2/2, 2/9, 2/16, 2/23, 2/24 Time: 11am to 5pm Cost: $200 Location: Cornerstone Center for the Arts -Register- Online: www.cornerstonearts.org By phone: (765)281-9503 In person: 520 E. Main Muncie, IN 47305

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Indiana’s Hidden Figures: Celebrating African-American Women

February 20 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Cornerstone Center for the Arts, 520 E. Main St. Downtown
Muncie, IN 47305 United States
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Indiana's Hidden Figures: Celebrating African-American Women in Indiana History will be presented free to the public by Melissa Gentry at Cornerstone Center for the Arts on Wednesday, February 20. Studying Indiana with Maps will be on Wednesday, February 20 from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Melissa Gentry will lead this free workshop which will tell the incredible but overlooked stories of African-American women in the history of Indiana. It will feature stories of scientists, aviators, professors, activists, and amazing entertainers and…

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To Space & Back – Planetarium Show

February 22 @ 8:00 pm - 8:45 pm
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One event on February 22, 2019 at 8:00pm

Charles W. Brown Planetarium, Cooper Science Building Riverside Avenue
Muncie, IN 47306 United States
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FREE

Space exploration, our greatest adventure, is having a big impact on our lives. "To Space & Back" takes audiences on an incredible journey from the far reaches of our known universe to our own planet. It is an extraordinary story of human ingenuity and engineering, describing how the technology that transports us through space is paving the way for the devices and apps we use every day.

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Winter Workshop 2k19

February 23 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Cornerstone Center for the Arts, 520 E. Main St. Downtown
Muncie, IN 47305 United States
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Rock And Roll Summer Camp presents: Winter Workshop 2k19 2019 Rock and Roll Winter Session: 1/26, 2/2, 2/9, 2/16, 2/23, 2/24 Time: 11am to 5pm Cost: $200 Location: Cornerstone Center for the Arts -Register- Online: www.cornerstonearts.org By phone: (765)281-9503 In person: 520 E. Main Muncie, IN 47305

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Clash of the Sciences – A Special Event for Science Enthusiasts

February 23 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Charles W. Brown Planetarium, Cooper Science Building Riverside Avenue
Muncie, IN 47306 United States
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Join us for this free event where you will see Ball State students from Physics, chemistry, and the Wildlife Society perform demonstrations that will blow your mind! During this event, you will be led throughout the Cooper Science Building to different stations. At each, explore various science topics. End the event in the Brown Planetarium and see an amazing planetarium show! You will even have the chance to win one of many prizes. The event will take place in the…

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Winter Workshop 2k19

February 24 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Cornerstone Center for the Arts, 520 E. Main St. Downtown
Muncie, IN 47305 United States
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Rock And Roll Summer Camp presents: Winter Workshop 2k19 2019 Rock and Roll Winter Session: 1/26, 2/2, 2/9, 2/16, 2/23, 2/24 Time: 11am to 5pm Cost: $200 Location: Cornerstone Center for the Arts -Register- Online: www.cornerstonearts.org By phone: (765)281-9503 In person: 520 E. Main Muncie, IN 47305

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March 2019

To Space & Back – Planetarium Show

March 1 @ 6:30 pm
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One event on March 1, 2019 at 8:00pm

Charles W. Brown Planetarium, Cooper Science Building Riverside Avenue
Muncie, IN 47306 United States
+ Google Map
FREE

Space exploration, our greatest adventure, is having a big impact on our lives. "To Space & Back" takes audiences on an incredible journey from the far reaches of our known universe to our own planet. It is an extraordinary story of human ingenuity and engineering, describing how the technology that transports us through space is paving the way for the devices and apps we use every day.

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To Space & Back – Planetarium Show

March 1, 2019 @ 8:00 pm - 12:00 am
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One event on March 1, 2019 at 8:00pm

Charles W. Brown Planetarium, Cooper Science Building Riverside Avenue
Muncie, IN 47306 United States
+ Google Map
FREE

Space exploration, our greatest adventure, is having a big impact on our lives. "To Space & Back" takes audiences on an incredible journey from the far reaches of our known universe to our own planet. It is an extraordinary story of human ingenuity and engineering, describing how the technology that transports us through space is paving the way for the devices and apps we use every day.

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Horticulture Volunteer Day

March 2 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

Join the Minnetrista Horticulture team for a special volunteer day to help maintain and further our lively gardens! Volunteers will have the opportunity to learn and grow in their knowledge of the garden cultivation alongside helpful professionals. Whether cleaning and preparing soil for future seeds or digging and planting, there’s always plenty of work to be done!

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The Real Universe in Real Time – Planetarium Show

March 2 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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One event on March 16, 2019 at 7:30pm

One event on March 16, 2019 at 9:30pm

One event on April 13, 2019 at 9:30pm

One event on April 13, 2019 at 7:30pm

Charles W. Brown Planetarium, Cooper Science Building Riverside Avenue
Muncie, IN 47306 United States
+ Google Map
FREE

Come to the Charles W. Brown Planetarium and watch as Ball State University astronomers and their students obtain deep-sky images with extremely light-sensitive cameras on telescopes located at dark sites in Arizona, South America and the Canary Islands. These telescopes span 7 time zones and give access to the Southern Hemisphere sky that is not visible from Indiana. BSU is part of the Southeastern Association for Research in Astronomy (SARA) that operates these research instruments through the Internet. You will…

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From Earth to the Universe – Planetarium Show

March 8 @ 6:30 pm - 7:15 pm
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One event on March 8, 2019 at 8:00pm

Charles W. Brown Planetarium, Cooper Science Building Riverside Avenue
Muncie, IN 47306 United States
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FREE

"From Earth to the Universe" leaves our home to take the audience out to the colorful birthplaces and burial grounds of stars, and still further out, beyond the Milky Way, to the unimaginable immensity of a myriad galaxies. Viewers can revel in the splendor of the various worlds in the Solar System and the ferocity of the scorching Sun. Along the way, the audience will learn about the history of astronomy, the invention of the telescope, and today’s giant telescopes…

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From Earth to the Universe – Planetarium Show

March 8 @ 8:00 pm - 8:45 pm
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One event on March 8, 2019 at 8:00pm

Charles W. Brown Planetarium, Cooper Science Building Riverside Avenue
Muncie, IN 47306 United States
+ Google Map
FREE

"From Earth to the Universe" leaves our home to take the audience out to the colorful birthplaces and burial grounds of stars, and still further out, beyond the Milky Way, to the unimaginable immensity of a myriad galaxies. Viewers can revel in the splendor of the various worlds in the Solar System and the ferocity of the scorching Sun. Along the way, the audience will learn about the history of astronomy, the invention of the telescope, and today’s giant telescopes…

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Half-Price Sunday at the Muncie Children’s Museum

March 10 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 1:00pm on day Second of the month, repeating until December 9, 2019

Muncie Children’s Museum, 515 S. High St.
Muncie, IN 47305 United States
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FREE

Join the Muncie Children's Museum on the second Sunday of each month and enjoy half-price admission!

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Delaware County Farm Festival (aka Ag Days)

March 12 @ 8:30 am - 8:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:30am, repeating until March 13, 2019

Delaware County Exposition Center/Fairgrounds, 1210 N. Wheeling Ave.
Muncie, IN United States
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The Delaware County Farm Festival is an annual event held at the Delaware County Fairgrounds to teach our school children and adults in our state about farming and agriculture, past and present, and the importance it plays in today's society. The festival is located in Muncie, Indiana. Brochures Will Be Available At Local Businesses & Radio Stations. There will also be articles in The Muncie Star, The Yorktown Press, The Middletown News, and The Chesterfield Weekly.  

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Delaware County Farm Festival (aka Ag Days)

March 13 @ 8:30 am - 8:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 8:30am, repeating until March 13, 2019

Delaware County Exposition Center/Fairgrounds, 1210 N. Wheeling Ave.
Muncie, IN United States
+ Google Map

The Delaware County Farm Festival is an annual event held at the Delaware County Fairgrounds to teach our school children and adults in our state about farming and agriculture, past and present, and the importance it plays in today's society. The festival is located in Muncie, Indiana. Brochures Will Be Available At Local Businesses & Radio Stations. There will also be articles in The Muncie Star, The Yorktown Press, The Middletown News, and The Chesterfield Weekly.  

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From Earth to the Universe – Planetarium Show

March 15 @ 6:30 pm - 7:15 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on March 15, 2019 at 8:00pm

Charles W. Brown Planetarium, Cooper Science Building Riverside Avenue
Muncie, IN 47306 United States
+ Google Map
FREE

"From Earth to the Universe" leaves our home to take the audience out to the colorful birthplaces and burial grounds of stars, and still further out, beyond the Milky Way, to the unimaginable immensity of a myriad galaxies. Viewers can revel in the splendor of the various worlds in the Solar System and the ferocity of the scorching Sun. Along the way, the audience will learn about the history of astronomy, the invention of the telescope, and today’s giant telescopes…

Find out more »

From Earth to the Universe – Planetarium Show

March 15 @ 8:00 pm - 8:45 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on March 15, 2019 at 8:00pm

Charles W. Brown Planetarium, Cooper Science Building Riverside Avenue
Muncie, IN 47306 United States
+ Google Map
FREE

"From Earth to the Universe" leaves our home to take the audience out to the colorful birthplaces and burial grounds of stars, and still further out, beyond the Milky Way, to the unimaginable immensity of a myriad galaxies. Viewers can revel in the splendor of the various worlds in the Solar System and the ferocity of the scorching Sun. Along the way, the audience will learn about the history of astronomy, the invention of the telescope, and today’s giant telescopes…

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The Real Universe in Real Time – Planetarium Show

March 16 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on March 16, 2019 at 7:30pm

One event on March 16, 2019 at 9:30pm

One event on April 13, 2019 at 9:30pm

One event on April 13, 2019 at 7:30pm

Charles W. Brown Planetarium, Cooper Science Building Riverside Avenue
Muncie, IN 47306 United States
+ Google Map
FREE

Come to the Charles W. Brown Planetarium and watch as Ball State University astronomers and their students obtain deep-sky images with extremely light-sensitive cameras on telescopes located at dark sites in Arizona, South America and the Canary Islands. These telescopes span 7 time zones and give access to the Southern Hemisphere sky that is not visible from Indiana. BSU is part of the Southeastern Association for Research in Astronomy (SARA) that operates these research instruments through the Internet. You will…

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