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Regionalism, Surrealism, and Climate Change: Recent Loans and Acquisitions at the David Owsley Museum of Art

David Owsley Museum of Art at Ball State 2021 W. Riverside Ave., Muncie, IN

This Fall special exhibition features a selection of recent donations, purchases, loans, and promised gifts to the DOMA collection that illustrate major modernist movements and raise awareness about climate change. Learn more - and save the date for a presentation by featured artist Diane Burko

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2022 Muncie: Cars & Coffee

The Caffeinery 401 S Walnut St, Muncie, IN

A monthly gathering of local gear heads and car fanatics who like octane and caffeine. 2022 marks the 6th year that the Muncie Volkswagen Club has hosted these events. The monthly event is open to ALL makes, models, and years.

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“Halloween: Celestial Origins” Planetarium Show

Charles W. Brown Planetarium Cooper Science Building Riverside Avenue, Muncie, IN

What do you associate with Halloween? Trick-or-Treating, costumes… astronomy? After all, Halloween is an astronomical holiday! During this program you will learn the history of Halloween and how it fits into the seasons as a “cross-quarter day.” We will also

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“Halloween: Celestial Origins” Planetarium Show

Charles W. Brown Planetarium Cooper Science Building Riverside Avenue, Muncie, IN

What do you associate with Halloween? Trick-or-Treating, costumes… astronomy? After all, Halloween is an astronomical holiday! During this program you will learn the history of Halloween and how it fits into the seasons as a “cross-quarter day.” We will also

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“Earth, Moon, and Sun” Planetarium Show

Charles W. Brown Planetarium Cooper Science Building Riverside Avenue, Muncie, IN

Coyote has many misconceptions about our home planet and its most familiar neighbors. His confusion about the universe makes viewers think about how Earth, Moon and Sun work together as a system and learn to distinguish between myths and science.

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“Eclipse: The Sun Revealed” Planetarium Show

Charles W. Brown Planetarium Cooper Science Building Riverside Avenue, Muncie, IN

There will be a total eclipse of the Sun visible from Muncie, Indiana in just two years. A total solar eclipse is such a spectacular event, it is never too early to start planning for one. Come learn how solar

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“Halloween: Celestial Origins” Planetarium Show

Charles W. Brown Planetarium Cooper Science Building Riverside Avenue, Muncie, IN

What do you associate with Halloween? Trick-or-Treating, costumes… astronomy? After all, Halloween is an astronomical holiday! During this program you will learn the history of Halloween and how it fits into the seasons as a “cross-quarter day.” We will also

BSU Homecoming: Air Jam

Emens Auditorium at Ball State University 1800 W. Riverside Ave. Riverside & McKinley, Muncie, IN

Going strong since 1987, Air Jam is Ball State's most popular Homecoming event! Come watch student organizations dance and compete in the annual lip-sync competition. Event Details Date: Thursday, October 20 Time: 7:30 p.m. Location: Emens Auditorium

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“Halloween: Celestial Origins” Planetarium Show

Charles W. Brown Planetarium Cooper Science Building Riverside Avenue, Muncie, IN

What do you associate with Halloween? Trick-or-Treating, costumes… astronomy? After all, Halloween is an astronomical holiday! During this program you will learn the history of Halloween and how it fits into the seasons as a “cross-quarter day.” We will also

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“Earth, Moon, and Sun” Planetarium Show

Charles W. Brown Planetarium Cooper Science Building Riverside Avenue, Muncie, IN

Coyote has many misconceptions about our home planet and its most familiar neighbors. His confusion about the universe makes viewers think about how Earth, Moon and Sun work together as a system and learn to distinguish between myths and science.

Recurring

“Eclipse: The Sun Revealed” Planetarium Show

Charles W. Brown Planetarium Cooper Science Building Riverside Avenue, Muncie, IN

There will be a total eclipse of the Sun visible from Muncie, Indiana in just two years. A total solar eclipse is such a spectacular event, it is never too early to start planning for one. Come learn how solar

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“Halloween: Celestial Origins” Planetarium Show

Charles W. Brown Planetarium Cooper Science Building Riverside Avenue, Muncie, IN

What do you associate with Halloween? Trick-or-Treating, costumes… astronomy? After all, Halloween is an astronomical holiday! During this program you will learn the history of Halloween and how it fits into the seasons as a “cross-quarter day.” We will also

“Inspired by Orchids” – BSU Art Students Fall Showcase

Dr. Joe and Alice Rinard Orchid Greenhouse University Avenue, Muncie, IN

Check out artwork by current BSU students inspired by the Orchid Greenhouse. A Meet-the-Artists event will be held on November 4th from 4:00 - 5:00 pm to kick off the month-long showcase.

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2022 Muncie: Cars & Coffee

The Caffeinery 401 S Walnut St, Muncie, IN

A monthly gathering of local gear heads and car fanatics who like octane and caffeine. 2022 marks the 6th year that the Muncie Volkswagen Club has hosted these events. The monthly event is open to ALL makes, models, and years.

3rd Annual ASTRONOMY SLAM

Charles W. Brown Planetarium Cooper Science Building Riverside Avenue, Muncie, IN

The Charles W. Brown Planetarium presents the 3rd Annual Astronomy SLAM! Just 10 minutes a person – that is all the time Ball State students will get to share a piece of our universe with you in the Brown Planetarium.

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“Solar Superstorms” Planetarium Show

Charles W. Brown Planetarium Cooper Science Building Riverside Avenue, Muncie, IN

A fury is building on the surface of the Sun… high-velocity jets, a fiery tsunami wave that reaches 100,000km high, and rising loops of electrified gas are energized by what is going on underneath its surface. Will these “storms” affect

Tropical Edible Plants

Dr. Joe and Alice Rinard Orchid Greenhouse University Avenue, Muncie, IN

Come check out some of the tropical plants that we depend on for food production, including coffee, bananas, chocolate, and more. While you explore, try samples of tropical-inspired dishes created by BSU Culinary students.

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“ASTRONAUT” Planetarium Show

Charles W. Brown Planetarium Cooper Science Building Riverside Avenue, Muncie, IN

The exploration of space is the greatest endeavor that humankind has ever undertaken. What does it take to be part of this incredible journey? What does it take to become an astronaut? Experience a rocket launch from inside the body

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“SEEING: A Look Inside the Eye” Planetarium Show

Charles W. Brown Planetarium Cooper Science Building Riverside Avenue, Muncie, IN

Narrated by Neil deGrasse Tyson, “SEEING!” follows a photon’s creation and journey across the galaxy to a young stargazer’s eye where we learn about anatomy more than astronomy. Follow the photon into the girl’s eye, and learn the structures of

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“Solar Superstorms” Planetarium Show

Charles W. Brown Planetarium Cooper Science Building Riverside Avenue, Muncie, IN

A fury is building on the surface of the Sun… high-velocity jets, a fiery tsunami wave that reaches 100,000km high, and rising loops of electrified gas are energized by what is going on underneath its surface. Will these “storms” affect