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February 2020

Animationland Exhibit

February 1 - May 3
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

Tracey the pencil dog and her crew guide visitors through the basics of turning a story into an animation at Minnetrista's newest exhibit. On January 25, the newest addition to Minnetrista’s educational repertoire is an exhibit that seeks to educate visitors about the art and science of animation. Animationland transports visitors of all ages to a fantastical land with a quirky cast of characters where inspiration is everywhere! The exhibit focuses on the basics of the animation process using interactive…

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EVA A-7063: The Story of Eva Mozes Kor

February 27 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
E.B. and Bertha C. Ball Center, 400 Minnetrista Blvd.
Muncie, IN 47306 United States
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This documentary by Ted Green, Mika Brown, and WFYI, tells a story of an Auschwitz survivor’s fight to heal the world. As a 10-year-old "Mengele Twin," Eva Mozes Kor suffered the worst of the Holocaust. At 50, she helped launch the biggest manhunt in history. Into her 80s, after decades of pain and anger, she traveled the world to promote what her life journey taught: hope, healing, and humanity. This special screening is sponsored by Ball State University’s Center for…

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March 2020

Community Photographers Invitation Day at Rinard Orchid Greenhouse

March 7 @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
Dr. Joe and Alice Rinard Orchid Greenhouse, University Avenue
Muncie, IN 47306 United States
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FREE

Tripods welcome. Bring your camera and your creative eye to the Rinard Orchid Greenhouse on Ball State University Campus. With over 2,000 orchids, Ball State Univ. has the largest collegiate orchid collection in USA. This large and diverse species orchid collection is housed in the Dr. Joe and Alice Rinard Orchid Greenhouse, at Ball State University. Focus: Orchid education, conservation and research, displayed in a naturalistic setting. Free and open to the public.

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Half-Price Sunday at the Muncie Children’s Museum

March 8 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 1:00 pm on day Second of the month, repeating until December 27, 2020

Muncie Children’s Museum, 515 S. High St.
Muncie, IN 47305 United States
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Join the Muncie Children's Museum on the second Sunday of each month in 2020 and enjoy half-price admission!

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The Delaware County Substance Use Disorder Symposium

March 10 @ 10:00 am - 3:30 pm
L.A. Pittenger Student Center, University Avenue
Muncie, 47306 United States
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FREE

The College of Health is sponsoring the 1st annual Delaware County Substance Use Disorder Symposium on Tuesday, March 10 from 10 - 3:30pm open to all students, practitioners, and the general public. The day consists of two optional trainings from 10-noon (Naloxone Administration or SBIRT, choose one) and two town hall panel discussions about effective community response to substance use disorder (12:30-3:30pm). The event is free of charge, but registration is required at the following link: https://dcsuds.eventbrite.com This symposium presents an…

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Beginning Sign Language

March 11 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until April 15, 2020

E.B. and Bertha C. Ball Center, 400 Minnetrista Blvd.
Muncie, IN 47306 United States
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$95

Course meets six Wednesdays, March 11-April 15, 7-9 p.m. Instruction in finger spelling and basic conversation based on American Sign Language and signed English. Instructor: Mrs. Laura Shadoin, retired teacher, Muncie Community Schools

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Beginning Conversational Spanish

March 11 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until April 15, 2020

E.B. and Bertha C. Ball Center, 400 Minnetrista Blvd.
Muncie, IN 47306 United States
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$95

Course meets six Wednesdays, March 11-April 15, 7-9 p.m. For adults with no previous instruction in Spanish or for those who wish to brush up on their skills in conversational Spanish at a beginning level. Instructor: Mr. Mario Tellez-Garcia, experienced translator, interpreter, and language instructor for both corporate clients and not-for-profit organizations

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The Game is Afoot: Reading Sherlock Holmes Like a Sherlockian

March 13 @ 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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FREE

In addition to sharing a short history about the “Baker Street Irregulars,” Shelly will discuss “The Adventure of the Copper Beeches,” one of the 56 Sherlock Holmes short stories written by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, providing the various analyses that Sherlockians have made of the story through the years. Attendees are strongly encouraged to read the story (or watch the Granada version with Jeremy Brett) prior to the session. Presenter: Mrs. Shelly Gage, human resources & accounting specialist, Muncie Public…

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Destination Mars – Planetarium Show

March 13 @ 6:30 pm
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One event on February 15, 2020 at 6:30 pm

One event on February 15, 2020 at 8:00 pm

One event on February 21, 2020 at 6:30 pm

One event on February 22, 2020 at 6:30 pm

One event on February 22, 2020 at 8:00 pm

One event on March 13, 2020 at 6:30 pm

One event on March 14, 2020 at 6:30 pm

One event on March 14, 2020 at 8:00 pm

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

Ever wonder what it would be like to fly to Mars? NASA – and others – have their sights set on the Red Planet and they are building the technology to get us there! Explore the work being done around the globe to help make the dream of getting humans to Mars a reality. Fly to and see inside the International Space Station, where astronauts are already living and working in space, and follow the rockets and vehicles that will…

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Art Maker Space

March 14 @ 9:00 am - April 30 @ 5:30 pm
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

Ready, set, go! Let your imagination and artistic skills run wild in the Art Maker Space at Minnetrista. This space provides craft and coloring materials and allows families to discover new ways to have fun and create with art. The possibilities are endless!

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Destination Mars – Planetarium Show

March 14 @ 6:30 pm
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One event on February 15, 2020 at 6:30 pm

One event on February 15, 2020 at 8:00 pm

One event on February 21, 2020 at 6:30 pm

One event on February 22, 2020 at 6:30 pm

One event on February 22, 2020 at 8:00 pm

One event on March 13, 2020 at 6:30 pm

One event on March 14, 2020 at 6:30 pm

One event on March 14, 2020 at 8:00 pm

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

Ever wonder what it would be like to fly to Mars? NASA – and others – have their sights set on the Red Planet and they are building the technology to get us there! Explore the work being done around the globe to help make the dream of getting humans to Mars a reality. Fly to and see inside the International Space Station, where astronauts are already living and working in space, and follow the rockets and vehicles that will…

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2020 Delaware County Farm Festival

March 17 @ 8:30 am - 8:00 pm
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One event on March 18, 2020 at 8:30 am

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. For more information visit: www.farmfestival.org

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Marhoefer: A Link to Muncie’s Past

March 17 @ 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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FREE

It’s been more than forty years since Marhoefer Packing Company ceased its Muncie operation, leaving behind a 45-acre site on North Elm Street. Mr. Ted Shideler will chart the company’s course from its humble roots as the Kuhner Packing Company through its expansion to one of the twelve largest meat packing companies in the nation and beyond. No Charge - Reservations Required

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A Woman’s Place: Notable Locations in Local Women’s History

March 17 @ 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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FREE

This program will feature maps, historic photographs, newspaper articles, and even diary entries related to some of the interesting locations that helped shape the history of women in Muncie and east central Indiana, including churches, opera houses, bars, and specific residences of impact. You’ll hear stories from the following panelists: -Sara McKinley, local history and genealogy supervisor, Muncie Public Library -Sarah Allison, head of archives user engagement, Ball State University Libraries -Emily Johnson, assistant professor, Department of History, Ball State…

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2020 Delaware County Farm Festival

March 18 @ 8:30 am - 8:00 pm
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One event on March 18, 2020 at 8:30 am

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. For more information visit: www.farmfestival.org

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Beginning Sign Language

March 18 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until April 15, 2020

E.B. and Bertha C. Ball Center, 400 Minnetrista Blvd.
Muncie, IN 47306 United States
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$95

Course meets six Wednesdays, March 11-April 15, 7-9 p.m. Instruction in finger spelling and basic conversation based on American Sign Language and signed English. Instructor: Mrs. Laura Shadoin, retired teacher, Muncie Community Schools

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Beginning Conversational Spanish

March 18 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until April 15, 2020

E.B. and Bertha C. Ball Center, 400 Minnetrista Blvd.
Muncie, IN 47306 United States
+ Google Map
$95

Course meets six Wednesdays, March 11-April 15, 7-9 p.m. For adults with no previous instruction in Spanish or for those who wish to brush up on their skills in conversational Spanish at a beginning level. Instructor: Mr. Mario Tellez-Garcia, experienced translator, interpreter, and language instructor for both corporate clients and not-for-profit organizations

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Planet Nine – Planetarium Show

March 20 @ 6:30 pm
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One event on March 21, 2020 at 6:30 pm

One event on March 21, 2020 at 8:00 pm

One event on March 27, 2020 at 6:30 pm

One event on March 28, 2020 at 6:30 pm

One event on March 28, 2020 at 8:00 pm

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

In July 2015, the New Horizons spacecraft gave us our first close look at Pluto. The New Horizons flyby was big news, and the pictures it sent back to Earth reveal a world far more complex than anyone realized. Follow Mike Brown and his team at CalTech as they uncover other dwarf worlds, whose orbits take them deep into the far reaches of the Solar System. Is there a new planet beyond these distant objects? Join us on the hunt!

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Annual Disability Awareness Concert

March 20 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Muncie Civic Theatre, 216 E. Main St.
Muncie, IN 47305 United States
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FREE

Each year, Hillcroft clients come together to collaborate and create this production as a way to celebrate Disability Awareness Month. This year's theme is 'BE YOU', as in be yourself, be unique, and more importantly, BElieve in YOUrself! Concert will be held at the Muncie Civic Theatre, with performances beginning at 6:30 p.m. Event is free to attend and open to the public. Invite a friend, and come celebrate with us!  

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Planet Nine – Planetarium Show

March 21 @ 6:30 pm
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One event on March 21, 2020 at 6:30 pm

One event on March 21, 2020 at 8:00 pm

One event on March 27, 2020 at 6:30 pm

One event on March 28, 2020 at 6:30 pm

One event on March 28, 2020 at 8:00 pm

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

In July 2015, the New Horizons spacecraft gave us our first close look at Pluto. The New Horizons flyby was big news, and the pictures it sent back to Earth reveal a world far more complex than anyone realized. Follow Mike Brown and his team at CalTech as they uncover other dwarf worlds, whose orbits take them deep into the far reaches of the Solar System. Is there a new planet beyond these distant objects? Join us on the hunt!

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