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June 2021

Tea & Talk: All Who Knew Her Admired Her

June 9, 2021 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

Cost: $16; member discounts apply Registration deadline: June 7 Register here The five Ball brothers are legends in Muncie, but what do you know about their oldest sister Lucina? This Tea &Talk will introduce the eldest Ball sibling and her remarkable work promoting women’s educational opportunities in America throughout her life. Join us for this in-person event and enjoy hors d’oeuvres and tea while hearing stories you can’t hear anywhere else.

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Bob Ross Painting Workshop – SOLD OUT

June 12, 2021 @ 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

Cost: $90; member discounts apply Registration deadline: June 9 Register here Paint with a Certified Ross Instructor on the site where Bob painted for years. This workshop is the perfect opportunity to get creative and learn to paint like Bob. Just bring yourself and we will provide everything you need to have a great time. Just like Bob said, “Let’s get crazy!” All supplies are included. Bob Ross Painting Workshops are 14 & up unless otherwise noted.

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Creative Kids Glass Camp

June 14, 2021 - June 18, 2021
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

June 14–18; 9 a.m.–2 p.m. M, T, TH, F 9 a.m.–Noon Wednesday Cost: $250; member discounts apply Registration deadline: June 10 Register here Explore the amazing art of glass through fun projects and activities. Campers will learn glass techniques and create their own masterpieces. For young artists 8-10 years old. Campers will need to bring their own lunch every day.

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National Pollinator Week

June 21, 2021 - June 27, 2021
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

Free community days Join us to celebrate National Pollinator Week at Minnetrista. Each day a new activity will be available to teach kids about the exciting world of pollination and the ways it affects our natural environment. Throw seed bombs, dance like a bee, and become a milkweed master to learn more about the important role pollinators play in our world and how you can help them thrive!

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July 2021

Leonardo’s Lab

July 1, 2021 - August 1, 2021
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

This exciting exhibition offers young artists and inventors a chance to immerse themselves in the mind of Leonardo DaVinci, the original ‘Renaissance Man.’ Explore the fascinating facets of his work across multiple disciplines in very hands-on ways as you build, sketch, test, and design via activities tied to his era and ideas. Children and adults alike will find the brain challenges, opportunities to express their creativity, and intriguing ideas appealing. Developed by Carnegie Science Center and produced in partnership with…

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Jarring Our Memories

July 1, 2021 - August 1, 2021
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

Pop The Lid Off Your History! For over 140 years, thousands of Ball Corporation workers created memories on the job. Come hear their stories and experience how oral histories preserve our past for the future. Developed by the team at Minnetrista, this original exhibit features objects, images, and oral histories from the Heritage Collection.

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Midwestern Stories

July 1, 2021 - July 12, 2021
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

The Midwest is host to diverse people and experiences. Through a series of stories, this exhibit invites visitors to take a fresh look at a familiar space. Explore the complex landscape that is alternately celebrated as America’s Heartland and derided as “Flyover Country.” Meet musicians who rallied the nation to support farmers during the Farm Crisis and makers and artists who are reclaiming blighted industrial spaces. Hear accounts of Native American persistence, a program to amplify young Black voices, and…

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Culinary Kids Camp – SOLD OUT

July 5, 2021 - July 9, 2021
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

Cost: $225; member discounts apply Registration deadline: July 2 Register here Order up! Treat your child to an exciting cooking camp this summer, where they will learn how to pick and create kid-friendly recipes, experiment with authentic kitchen appliances, and expand their culinary palates. For young chefs 8–10 years old. Lunch provided.

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Food Preservation Workshop: Pepper Jelly

July 11, 2021 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

Cost: $25; member discounts apply Registration deadline: July 9 Experience the long standing tradition of canning and food preservation where the Ball family built their legacy. Learn about the canning process and the basics of proper food preservation. Following the classic steps of the Ball Blue Book to create your own pepper jelly.  Workshops are 13 & up unless otherwise noted.

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Junior Chefs Camp – SOLD OUT

July 12, 2021 - July 16, 2021
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

Cost: $225; member discounts apply Registration deadline: July 10 Register here Yes, chef! Grab your aprons budding chefs, the kitchen awaits in an upper-level, summer camp at Minnetrista. You’ll dish out fun, new recipes, learn how to master appliances, and even discover better techniques to expand your culinary palates. For young chefs 11–14 years old. Lunch provided.

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Tea & Talk: Betty Ball’s World of Faeries

July 14, 2021 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

Join Minnetrista’s Vice President of Collections and Storytelling, Jessica Jenkins, as she delves into the history of the era to explore the roots of Betty’s love of faeries, which led to the creation of our Faeries, Sprites, & Lights event. Cost: $16; member discounts apply Registration deadline: July 12 Born in the late 1890s, Elisabeth “Betty” Ball grew up in an era where Fairies loomed large in popular culture. It is no wonder the spritely creatures found their way into…

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Bob Ross Painting Workshop – SOLD OUT

July 16, 2021 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

Cost: $70; member discounts apply Registration deadline: October 6 Paint with a Certified Ross Instructor on the site where Bob painted for years. This workshop is the perfect opportunity to get creative and learn to paint like Bob. Just bring yourself and we will provide everything you need to have a great time. Just like Bob said, “Let’s get crazy!” All supplies are included. Bob Ross Painting Workshops are 14 & up unless otherwise noted.

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Bob Ross Painting Workshop – SOLD OUT

July 16, 2021 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

Cost: $70; member discounts apply Registration deadline: July 14 Register here Paint with a Certified Ross Instructor on the site where Bob painted for years. This workshop is the perfect opportunity to get creative and learn to paint like Bob. Just bring yourself and we will provide everything you need to have a great time. Just like Bob said, “Let’s get crazy!” All supplies are included. Bob Ross Painting Workshops are 14 & up unless otherwise noted.

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Bob Ross Painting Workshop – SOLD OUT

July 17, 2021 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

Cost: $70; member discounts apply Registration deadline: July 14 Register here Paint with a Certified Ross Instructor on the site where Bob painted for years. This workshop is the perfect opportunity to get creative and learn to paint like Bob. Just bring yourself and we will provide everything you need to have a great time. Just like Bob said, “Let’s get crazy!” All supplies are included. Bob Ross Painting Workshops are 14 & up unless otherwise noted.

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Glass Workshop: Mosaic Glass – SOLD OUT

July 22, 2021 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

Cost: $45; member discounts apply Registration deadline: July 12 For glass hobbyists and those interested in a new experience, join the expert guides at Minnetrista and create your very own piece of glass art! This workshop will expose attendees to various methods of glass work, including glass cutting and mosaic construction. Glass Workshops are 13 & up unless otherwise noted.

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Faerie House Workshop

July 25, 2021 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

Cost: $25/faerie house; member discounts apply Registration deadline: July 23 Arts and crafts have never been so fun! Create a magical home for your faerie friends in an imaginative, family workshop. Using an array of bright colors, patterns, and textures, you can create a one-of-a-kind wonderland masterpiece.

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Faeries, Sprites, & Lights

July 28, 2021 - July 31, 2021
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

10 a.m., 2 p.m., 5 p.m. time slots Cost: $5; member discounts apply Member presale begins June 8. Tickets will be available to everyone on June 14. During this multi-day event, children are encouraged to come dressed in their best magical faerie attire as they imagine and play in a magical faerie wonderland. Families can enjoy craft kits, live music and dancing, a bubble garden, and much more throughout our enchanted Oakhurst Gardens. Tickets are limited due to capacity restrictions.…

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August 2021

Bob Ross at Home – Artist, Teacher, Friend

August 1, 2021 - August 15, 2021
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

Join us to view and enjoy many Bob Ross original paintings never before seen on public view. Bringing together paintings from private individuals, artwork from Minnetrista’s own museum collection, and photographs of Bob Ross, this exhibit will be a one-of-a-kind experience you won’t want to miss!

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Glass Workshop: Torchworking Beads – SOLD OUT

August 7, 2021 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

Cost: $55; member discounts apply Registration deadline: August 2 Learn new glass techniques in a welcoming and instructive environment as you create unique glass beads in this guided open flame class! With access to a wide variety of glass colors and textures, tools, kilns, torches, and safety gear, join us for a memorable learning experience! All tools, supplies, and safety gear will be provided. This workshop welcomes both beginners and intermediate level glass workers. Glass Workshops are 13 & up…

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Bob Ross Painting Workshop – SOLD OUT

August 13, 2021 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

Cost: $70; member discounts apply Registration deadline: August 11 Register here Paint with a Certified Ross Instructor on the site where Bob painted for years. This workshop is the perfect opportunity to get creative and learn to paint like Bob. Just bring yourself and we will provide everything you need to have a great time. Just like Bob said, “Let’s get crazy!” All supplies are included. Bob Ross Painting Workshops are 14 & up unless otherwise noted.

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Bob Ross Painting Workshop – SOLD OUT

August 14, 2021 @ 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

Cost: $90; member discounts apply Registration deadline: August 11 Register here Paint with a Certified Ross Instructor on the site where Bob painted for years. This workshop is the perfect opportunity to get creative and learn to paint like Bob. Just bring yourself and we will provide everything you need to have a great time. Just like Bob said, “Let’s get crazy!” All supplies are included. Bob Ross Painting Workshops are 14 & up unless otherwise noted.

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You & Me: Food Preservation Workshop – Salsa

August 28, 2021 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

Cost: $25/per adult/child pair Registration deadline: August 26 Bring your family and experience creating something together! Spend time together while creating delicious salsa to take home and enjoy. Create memories to last a lifetime! This workshop is for adult and child pairs. All tools, supplies, and safety gear will be provided.

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Human Library Reading Garden

August 29, 2021 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

The Human Library is designed to build a positive framework for conversations that can question stereotypes and prejudices through dialogue—a place where real people are on loan to readers. A place where difficult questions are expected, appreciated and answered. Join us for the opportunity to talk to various “books” and hear stories from those that are different that you, those willing to tell their story.

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September 2021

Flags of Honor

September 4, 2021 - September 11, 2021
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

Experience a ‘sea’ of red, white, and blue with friends and family as more than a thousand American flags adorn Minnetrista’s lawn beside the White River Greenway. Flags of Honor is in partnership with the Exchange Club of Muncie in honor and memory of local veterans, current service personnel, fallen heroes, and all who wish to display their pride for our country. Friends, families, and organizations can purchase a ribbon sponsorship as a personal dedication to a loved one.

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Glass Workshop: Stained Glass

September 4, 2021 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

Cost: $55; member discounts apply Registration deadline: August 30 Brighten up your summer with a one-of-a-kind, stained glass piece! In this workshop you will choose from a variety of patterns and glass to create a fun and attractive stained glass art piece. We’ll teach you how to cut, solder, and grind your very own, beautiful piece of art to display with pride. All tools, supplies, and safety gear will be provided.

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Bob Ross Painting Workshop – SOLD OUT

September 9, 2021 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

Cost: $70; member discounts apply Registration deadline: September 8 Paint with a Certified Ross Instructor on the site where Bob painted for years. This workshop is the perfect opportunity to get creative and learn to paint in Bob Ross’ signature style. Just bring yourself and we will provide everything you need to have a great time. Just like Bob said, “Let’s get crazy!” All supplies are included. Bob Ross Painting Workshops are 14 & up unless otherwise noted. This workshop…

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Bob Ross Painting Workshop – SOLD OUT

September 10, 2021 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

Cost: $70; member discounts apply Registration deadline: September 8 Paint with a Certified Ross Instructor on the site where Bob painted for years. This workshop is the perfect opportunity to get creative and learn to paint like Bob. Just bring yourself and we will provide everything you need to have a great time. Just like Bob said, “Let’s get crazy!” In this workshop you will paint on a 12x16 canvas. All supplies are included. Bob Ross Painting Workshops are 14…

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Human Library Reading Garden

September 12, 2021 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map
FREE

Free community event The Human Library is designed to build a positive framework for conversations that can question stereotypes and prejudices through dialogue—a place where real people are on loan to readers. A place where difficult questions are expected, appreciated, and answered. Join us for the opportunity to talk to various “books” and hear stories from those that are different from you; those willing to tell their story.

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Tea & Talk at Minnetrista: The Orchard

September 15, 2021 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

Cost: $16; member discounts apply Did you know Minnetrista has an orchard? Join us for this Tea & Talk to learn about the history of the Orchard, how it came to be, what roles it has served over the years, and what its function is now. Take a historical stroll through the Orchard with us, as we learn the stories behind Minnetrista’s Orchard.

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Food Preservation Workshop: Hard Cider

September 24, 2021 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

Cost: $15; member discounts apply Registration deadline: September 14 Come to Minnetrista and learn about the process of creating hard cider from McClure’s Orchard/Winery. They will guide participants through a tasting of traditional hard cider varieties! We will also be sharing about our annual process of hand pressing cider, our orchard, and the various types of apples we have available in The Orchard Shop during apple season.

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October 2021

Bob Ross Painting Workshop – SOLD OUT

October 9, 2021 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

Cost: $70; member discounts apply Registration deadline: October 6 Paint with a Certified Ross Instructor on the site where Bob painted for years. This workshop is the perfect opportunity to get creative and learn to paint like Bob. Just bring yourself and we will provide everything you need to have a great time. Just like Bob said, “Let’s get crazy!” All supplies are included. Bob Ross Painting Workshops are 14 & up unless otherwise noted.

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Family Adventure Day: Fall Festival

October 13, 2021 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map
FREE

Free Community Event 2 hour sessions: 10 a.m. 1 p.m. 4 p.m. This free community event is open to the whole family! With so much being offered, the day is a choose-your-own-adventure opportunity. The various fall activities create space for learning, active family participation, and loads of fun! Spend a beautiful fall day at Minnetrista exploring with friends and family. To help us manage capacity for social distancing there will be three two-hour sessions and we ask that you please…

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Fall Pop-Up Activity: Pumpkin Volcanoes

October 15, 2021 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

Visit Minnetrista for fall family fun with this exciting pop-up activity! http://www.minetrista.net

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Fall Pop-Up Activity: Jar-o-Lanterns

October 16, 2021 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

Visit Minnetrista for fall family fun with these exciting pop-up activities!

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Movie Showing: Pleasure Unwoven

October 20, 2021 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

Join us for a viewing of Pleasure Unwoven. This film dives into the science behind substance abuse disorder and how it effects the brain. In doing this, Pleasure Unwoven aims to help destigmatize substance abuse disorder. A talkback session with experts from the IU Health Ball Addiction Treatment & Recovery Center will follow.

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Bob Ross Painting Workshop – SOLD OUT

October 30, 2021 @ 1:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

Cost: $110; member discounts apply Registration deadline: October 28 Paint with a Certified Ross Instructor on the site where Bob painted for years. This workshop is the perfect opportunity to get creative and learn to paint like Bob. Just bring yourself and we will provide everything you need to have a great time. Just like Bob said, “Let’s get crazy!” All supplies are included. Bob Ross Painting Workshops are 14 & up unless otherwise noted. This workshop space is only…

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November 2021

Open Space: Art About the Land

November 1, 2021 - November 7, 2021
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

Celebrate the significance of the land in an art competition and exhibition, Open Space: Art About the Land. Open Space, an annual art competition and exhibition, has encouraged Indiana artists to derive creative inspiration from the land and recognizes new artistic creations that celebrate the notion of “open space” as it relates to the land. This year's juror is Betsy Stirratt, the Founding Director of the Grunwald Gallery of Art at Indiana University Bloomington where she has curated exhibitions and…

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Alcove Artists

November 1, 2021 - November 14, 2021
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

Appreciate Hoosier creativity in the Alcove Artists art exhibition, filled with artwork by this group of local visual and performing artists.

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You & Me Workshop: Glass Mosaics

November 6, 2021 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

Cost: $30/per adult/child pair; member discounts apply Registration deadline: November 4 Bring your family and experience creating something together! Spend time together while making a beautiful glass mosaic piece. Create memories to last a lifetime!  This workshop is for adult and child pairs. All tools, supplies, and safety gear will be provided.

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Tea & Talk: A Holiday Card Tradition

November 10, 2021 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

Cost: $16; member discounts apply The holidays are right around the corner! In that spirit, this Tea & Talk will share the relationship of Ed and Virginia Ball through their Christmas card tradition. Learn about the love shared in the Ball family, as well as their rich holiday traditions!

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Bob Ross Painting Workshop – SOLD OUT

November 11, 2021 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

Cost: $70; member discounts apply Registration deadline: November 10 Paint with a Certified Ross Instructor on the site where Bob painted for years. This workshop is the perfect opportunity to get creative and learn to paint in Bob Ross’ signature style. Just bring yourself and we will provide everything you need to have a great time. Just like Bob said, “Let’s get crazy!” In this workshop you will paint the Bob Ross painting on a 12x16 canvas. All supplies are…

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Bob Ross Painting Workshop – SOLD OUT

November 12, 2021
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Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

These workshops are all SOLD OUT. The workshops are very popular and sell out very fast. Please be sure to check out http://minnetrista.net for more upcoming workshops. Cost: $70; member discounts apply Paint with a Certified Ross Instructor on the site where Bob painted for years. This workshop is the perfect opportunity to get creative and learn to paint like Bob. Just bring yourself and we will provide everything you need to have a great time. Just like Bob said,…

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Bob Ross Painting Workshop – SOLD OUT

November 12, 2021 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

Cost: $70; member discounts apply Registration deadline: November 10 Paint with a Certified Ross Instructor on the site where Bob painted for years. This workshop is the perfect opportunity to get creative and learn to paint like Bob. Just bring yourself and we will provide everything you need to have a great time. Just like Bob said, “Let’s get crazy!” Workshop located at the Main Building in the Cantina room. All supplies are included. Bob Ross Painting Workshops are 14…

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Bob Ross Painting Workshop – SOLD OUT

November 13, 2021
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Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

These workshops are all SOLD OUT. The workshops are very popular and sell out very fast. Please be sure to check out http://minnetrista.net for more upcoming workshops. Cost: $70; member discounts apply Paint with a Certified Ross Instructor on the site where Bob painted for years. This workshop is the perfect opportunity to get creative and learn to paint like Bob. Just bring yourself and we will provide everything you need to have a great time. Just like Bob said,…

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Bob Ross Painting Workshop – SOLD OUT

November 14, 2021
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Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

These workshops are all SOLD OUT. The workshops are very popular and sell out very fast. Please be sure to check out http://minnetrista.net for more upcoming workshops. Cost: $70; member discounts apply Paint with a Certified Ross Instructor on the site where Bob painted for years. This workshop is the perfect opportunity to get creative and learn to paint like Bob. Just bring yourself and we will provide everything you need to have a great time. Just like Bob said,…

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Bob Ross Painting Workshop – SOLD OUT

November 19, 2021
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One event on December 18, 2021 at 12:00 am

One event on December 19, 2021 at 12:00 am

Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

These workshops are all SOLD OUT. The workshops are very popular and sell out very fast. Please be sure to check out http://minnetrista.net for more upcoming workshops. Cost: $70; member discounts apply Paint with a Certified Ross Instructor on the site where Bob painted for years. This workshop is the perfect opportunity to get creative and learn to paint like Bob. Just bring yourself and we will provide everything you need to have a great time. Just like Bob said,…

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Bob Ross Painting Workshop – SOLD OUT

November 20, 2021
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One event on December 16, 2021 at 12:00 am

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Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

These workshops are all SOLD OUT. The workshops are very popular and sell out very fast. Please be sure to check out http://minnetrista.net for more upcoming workshops. Cost: $70; member discounts apply Paint with a Certified Ross Instructor on the site where Bob painted for years. This workshop is the perfect opportunity to get creative and learn to paint like Bob. Just bring yourself and we will provide everything you need to have a great time. Just like Bob said,…

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Bob Ross Painting Workshop – SOLD OUT

November 21, 2021
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One event on December 16, 2021 at 12:00 am

One event on December 17, 2021 at 12:00 am

One event on December 18, 2021 at 12:00 am

One event on December 19, 2021 at 12:00 am

Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

These workshops are all SOLD OUT. The workshops are very popular and sell out very fast. Please be sure to check out http://minnetrista.net for more upcoming workshops. Cost: $70; member discounts apply Paint with a Certified Ross Instructor on the site where Bob painted for years. This workshop is the perfect opportunity to get creative and learn to paint like Bob. Just bring yourself and we will provide everything you need to have a great time. Just like Bob said,…

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December 2021

Enchanted Luminaria Walk at Minnetrista

December 3, 2021 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map
FREE

There is no better way to kick off the holiday season than with your family and friends at Enchanted Luminaria Walk at Minnetrista, on December 3 & 4 from 5–9 p.m. each night. “Enchanted Luminaria Walk is one of my favorite events to work here at Minnetrista,” said Associate Director of Experience & Education, Ashley Mann. “It’s our gift to the community and there are so many amazing opportunities for family fun and memory making. The excitement and joy is…

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Glass Workshop: Hot Shop Glass Ornaments

December 4, 2021 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

Cost: $55; member discounts apply Registration deadline: December Celebrate the Christmas season by creating your own glass ornament! Take advantage of the rich history of glasswork in Muncie. Hosted by Minnetrista, Ball State glass artists will teach participants glassmaking techniques at the Marilyn K. Glick Center for Glass.  All supplies are included. For ages 13 years and up. https://www.minnetrista.net/events/glass-workshop-hot-shop-glass-ornaments

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Enchanted Luminaria Walk at Minnetrista

December 4, 2021 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map
FREE

There is no better way to kick off the holiday season than with your family and friends at Enchanted Luminaria Walk at Minnetrista, on December 3 & 4 from 5–9 p.m. each night. “Enchanted Luminaria Walk is one of my favorite events to work here at Minnetrista,” said Associate Director of Experience & Education, Ashley Mann. “It’s our gift to the community and there are so many amazing opportunities for family fun and memory making. The excitement and joy is…

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Tea & Talk: A Ball Holiday Greeting

December 8, 2021 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

Cost: $16; member discounts apply  As the holidays approach, join Jessica Jenkins, Minnetrista’s Vice President of Collections and Storytelling, to explore how the Ball family and Ball Brothers Company celebrated the holiday season. In 1925 the Ball brothers hoped to make each employee feel like part of the company family with the distribution of a special edition of Charles Dickens’ famous work, A Christmas Carol. Come bask in the holiday spirit and hear the story of how this one-of-a-kind gift…

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Glass Workshop: Fused Glass Ornaments

December 9, 2021 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

Cost: $55; member discounts apply Registration deadline: December 1 Come be part of Minnetrista’s glass heritage and create your very own glass holiday ornaments. Learn about the fusing process! All tools, supplies, and safety gear will be provided.

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You & Me Workshop: Gingerbread House

December 12, 2021 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

Cost: $25/house; member discounts apply Registration deadline: December 9 Bring the magic of Christmas to life when you create a gingerbread masterpiece with your whole family at Minnetrista! Enjoy sweet cookies and holiday music, meet and take photos with Gingy the gingerbread man. Make holiday memories at Minnetrista!          

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Bob Ross Painting Workshop – SOLD OUT

December 16, 2021
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Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

These workshops are all SOLD OUT. The workshops are very popular and sell out very fast. Please be sure to check out http://minnetrista.net for more upcoming workshops. Cost: $70; member discounts apply Paint with a Certified Ross Instructor on the site where Bob painted for years. This workshop is the perfect opportunity to get creative and learn to paint like Bob. Just bring yourself and we will provide everything you need to have a great time. Just like Bob said,…

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Bob Ross Painting Workshop – SOLD OUT

December 17, 2021
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Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

These workshops are all SOLD OUT. The workshops are very popular and sell out very fast. Please be sure to check out http://minnetrista.net for more upcoming workshops. Cost: $70; member discounts apply Paint with a Certified Ross Instructor on the site where Bob painted for years. This workshop is the perfect opportunity to get creative and learn to paint like Bob. Just bring yourself and we will provide everything you need to have a great time. Just like Bob said,…

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Bob Ross Painting Workshop – SOLD OUT

December 18, 2021
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Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

These workshops are all SOLD OUT. The workshops are very popular and sell out very fast. Please be sure to check out http://minnetrista.net for more upcoming workshops. Cost: $70; member discounts apply Paint with a Certified Ross Instructor on the site where Bob painted for years. This workshop is the perfect opportunity to get creative and learn to paint like Bob. Just bring yourself and we will provide everything you need to have a great time. Just like Bob said,…

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Bob Ross Painting Workshop – SOLD OUT

December 19, 2021
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Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

These workshops are all SOLD OUT. The workshops are very popular and sell out very fast. Please be sure to check out http://minnetrista.net for more upcoming workshops. Cost: $70; member discounts apply Paint with a Certified Ross Instructor on the site where Bob painted for years. This workshop is the perfect opportunity to get creative and learn to paint like Bob. Just bring yourself and we will provide everything you need to have a great time. Just like Bob said,…

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January 2022

Nature’s Blueprints: Biomimicry in Art and Design

January 1 - January 9
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

In an age of complex environmental challenges, why not look to the ingenuity of nature for solutions? The forms, patterns, and processes found in the natural world can inspire the way we think, design, and create. Nature’s Blueprints: Biomimicry in Art and Design brings together art, design, and environmental science to explore how nature can inspire us. Our understanding of the natural world can lead to some extraordinary inventions that improve lives and reduce our impact on the environment. A…

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Bob Ross Painting Workshops – January 2022

January 13 - January 22
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

Cost: $70; member discounts apply Paint with a Certified Ross Instructor on the site where Bob painted for years. This workshop is the perfect opportunity to get creative and learn the process of painting in Bob Ross’ signature style. Just bring yourself and we will provide everything you need to have a great time. Just like Bob said, “Let’s get crazy!” In this workshop you will paint on a 12x16 canvas. All supplies are included. This event will be socially…

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Glass Workshop: Fused Glass Jewelry

January 20 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

Cost: $45; member discounts apply Registration deadline: January 18 Come to Minnetrista and learn about the glass fusing process and create your very own piece of jewelry! All tools, supplies, and safety gear will be provided. This workshop welcomes both beginners and intermediate level glass workers. Glass Workshops are 13 & up unless otherwise noted.

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February 2022

A Brush with Nature

February 1 - February 27
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

Find beauty and inspiration in nature. This unique exhibition features original landscape paintings used to illustrate the popular children's book "A Brush with Nature." See the art, read the book together, and let nature unleash your creative side too!

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Kick-Off to Black History Month Celebration

February 5 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

Free Community Event Join Minnetrista and the Martin Luther King, Jr. Dream Team for activities, history, and culture at the Kick-Off to Black History Month Celebration at Minnetrista! This Year’s theme is “Hidden Heroes”.

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Tea & Talk: Joel Fremion: A Fiber Artist

February 9 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

Cost: $16; member discounts apply Come listen to artist Joel Fremion discuss his work as a Fiber Artist. He is also this year’s Juror for the 32nd Minnetrista Annual Juried Art Show. Fiber art has a long and rich tradition, but is rarely discussed. As an artist that incorporates 2-D and 3-D components in his work, Fremion will lend a unique perspective to this year’s Juried Art Show.

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Bob Ross Painting Workshop – February 2022

February 10 - February 19
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

Cost: $70; member discounts apply Paint with a Certified Ross Instructor on the site where Bob painted for years. This workshop is the perfect opportunity to get creative and learn the process of painting in Bob Ross’ signature style. Just bring yourself and we will provide everything you need to have a great time. Just like Bob said, “Let’s get crazy!” In this workshop you will paint on a 12x16 canvas. All supplies are included. This event will be socially…

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Imagination Playground

February 12 - February 13
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

Free community event Center Building  1:00pm - 5:00pm Imaginations come alive in the Imagination Playground at Minnetrista! You and your family can, run, jump, play, and create while using giant, foam building blocks. What will you create?

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Love Over Dose Performance

February 12 @ 11:30 am
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

Alex’s sister Riley is dead of an accidental overdose, and Alex is alone in the hospital bathroom with a bottle of Riley’s pills. Alex must decide what path to go down: take the pills and follow Riley? Take the pills and numb the pain? Or find a different path? Through memories, movement, and a compelling story by the creative team at REACT, a cast of six actors bring to life a story of loss and love that can happen anywhere…

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Family Workshop: Mosaic Glass Sun-catcher – SOLD OUT

February 12 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

Cost: $35 per pair, $12 for additional attendees; member discounts apply Registration deadline: February 10 Bring your family and experience creating something together! Spend time together while you create your own unique glass heart sun-catchers! This workshop is for family pairs. All tools, supplies, and safety gear will be provided

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Family Workshop: Mosaic Glass Sun-catcher -SOLD OUT

February 13 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

Cost: $35 per pair, $12 for additional attendees; member discounts apply Registration deadline: February 10 Bring your family and experience creating something together! Spend time together while you create your own unique glass heart sun-catchers! This workshop is for family pairs. All tools, supplies, and safety gear will be provided

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Tea & Talk: Joel Fremion: A Fiber Artist

February 23 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

Cost: $16; member discounts apply Come listen to artist Joel Fremion discuss his work as a Fiber Artist. He is also this year’s Juror for the 32nd Minnetrista Annual Juried Art Show. Fiber art has a long and rich tradition, but is rarely discussed. As an artist that incorporates 2-D and 3-D components in his work, Fremion will lend a unique perspective to this year’s Juried Art Show.

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Imagination Playground

February 25 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

Free community event Center Building Imaginations come alive in the Imagination Playground at Minnetrista! You and your family can, run, jump, play, and create while using giant, foam building blocks. What will you create?

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March 2022

Bob Ross Painting Workshop – March 2022

March 3 - March 18
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

Cost: $70; member discounts apply Paint with a Certified Ross Instructor on the site where Bob painted for years. This workshop is the perfect opportunity to get creative and learn the process of painting in Bob Ross’ signature style. Just bring yourself and we will provide everything you need to have a great time. Just like Bob said, “Let’s get crazy!” In this workshop you will paint on a 12x16 canvas. All supplies are included. This event will be socially…

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Tea & Talk: The Architect of Oakhurst

March 9 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

The Oakhurst home is full of rich history on the inside but is also well known for its unique and beautiful exterior. Join Deedee Davis, Digital Scholarship Services Specialist, as she shares about the home’s architect, Louis Gibson. Enjoy tea and hors d’oeuvres while discovering how sketches and drawings became a home full of traditions, literature, and family.

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Movie Showing: Pleasure Unwoven

March 12 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map
FREE

Join us for a viewing of Pleasure Unwoven. This film dives into the science behind substance abuse disorder and how it affects the brain. In doing this, Pleasure Unwoven aims to help destigmatize substance abuse disorder. A talkback session with experts from the IU Health Ball Addiction Treatment & Recovery Center will follow. Community programming series sponsor: Open Door Health Services

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Family Workshop: Fused Glass

March 13 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

Registration deadline: March 10 Come join the fun as you and your family create your own fused glass piece! Learn about the art of glass fusing to hand make a piece of art as unique as you are in this fun family workshop. Cost: $35/pair, $12 for additional guests; member discounts apply  

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Love Over Dose Performance

March 19 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

Free community event Location: Indiana Room, Center Building Alex’s sister Riley is dead of an accidental overdose, and Alex is alone in the hospital bathroom with a bottle of Riley’s pills. Alex must decide what path to go down: take the pills and follow Riley? Take the pills and numb the pain? Or find a different path? Through memories, movement, and a compelling story by the creative team at REACT, a cast of six actors bring to life a story…

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Glass Workshop: Stained Glass – SOLD OUT

March 20 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

Registration deadline: March 17 In this workshop, you will choose from various patterns and glass to create a unique stained glass piece. Knowledgeable instructors will teach you how to cut, solder, and grind your very own beautiful piece of art to display with pride.   $55; member discounts apply

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Family Adventure Day: Spring Celebration

March 23 @ 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map
FREE

Who’s ready for an adventure? Bring your family and friends for a day full of adventures together at Minnetrista! This free community event is open to the whole family. With so much being offered, the day is a choose-your-own-adventure opportunity. The various activities create space for learning, active family participation, and fun! Spend a beautiful spring day at Minnetrista, exploring with friends and family. To help us manage capacity for social distancing, there will be three two-hour sessions, and we…

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Imagination Playground

March 26 - March 27
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

Free community event Center Building Imaginations come alive in the Imagination Playground at Minnetrista! You and your family can, run, jump, play, and create while using giant, foam building blocks. What will you create? Mar 26 - 9-10am Mar 27 - Noon - 5pm

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April 2022

FIX: Heartbreak and Hope Inside Our Opioid Crisis

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

Unravel the opioid crisis one step at a time when you explore FIX: Heartbreak and Hope Inside Our Opioid Crisis. Using a mix of art, science, multi-media, hands-on interactives, and inspiring artwork, this exhibit will help you better understand the nature of addiction, how we got here and what we can all do to help change the course we’re on and move Indiana from crisis to resolution. FIX aims to break the stigma surrounding opioid use disorder, remove the shame…

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32nd Minnetrista Annual Juried Art Show

April 1 - April 17
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

Discover Indiana’s artists and their Hoosier creativity in the 32nd Minnetrista Annual Juried Art Show. Venture into a world of art, discover your own inner artist, and even purchase the work of these artists’ to liven up your home.

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Love Over Dose Performance

April 2 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map
FREE

Alex’s sister Riley is dead of an accidental overdose, and Alex is alone in the hospital bathroom with a bottle of Riley’s pills. Alex must decide what path to go down: take the pills and follow Riley? Take the pills and numb the pain? Or find a different path? Through memories, movement, and a compelling story by the creative team at REACT, a cast of six actors bring to life a story of loss and love that can happen anywhere…

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Human Library Reading Garden

April 2 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map
FREE

The Human Library is designed to build a positive framework for conversations that can question stereotypes and prejudices through dialogue—a place where real people are on loan to readers. A place where difficult questions are expected, appreciated, and answered. Join us for the opportunity to talk to various “books” and hear stories from those that are different from you, those willing to tell their story.

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Bob Ross Painting Workshop – April 2022

April 7 - April 23
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

Cost: $70; member discounts apply Paint with a Certified Ross Instructor on the site where Bob painted for years. This workshop is the perfect opportunity to get creative and learn the process of painting in Bob Ross’ signature style. Just bring yourself and we will provide everything you need to have a great time. Just like Bob said, “Let’s get crazy!” In this workshop you will paint on a 12×16 canvas. All supplies are included. This event will be socially…

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Tea & Talk: Skill, Color, & Fiber Art

April 13 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

Cost: $16; member discounts apply Join Minnetrista’s Associate Director of Curation and Exhibition, Nalleli Guillen, PhD, as she shares about the rich tradition of fiber art and its special connection to the Bob Ross Quilts exhibit newly on display in the Oakhurst Gallery. Enjoy tea and hors d’oeuvres while you take in the beautiful collection of fiber art.

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Imagination Playground

April 23 - April 24
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

Free community event Center Building Imaginations come alive in the Imagination Playground at Minnetrista! You and your family can, run, jump, play, and create while using giant, foam building blocks. What will you create? April 23 9-5pm April 24 Noon-5pm

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Craft Time: Make a Mindfulness Bottle

April 24 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map
FREE

Feeling stressed? Visitors of all ages can unwind and get creative by making a mindfulness bottle. Learn more about how you can use this fun and functional tool at home to help you meditate and manage emotions! In partnership with the IU Health Ball Memorial Hospital Addiction Treatment & Recovery Center.

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Community Health Workshop: How to Help When a Loved One Isn’t Ready for Recovery

April 27 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map
FREE

Free community event Registration deadline: April 22 Join us for an all-day workshop presented by IU Health Ball Memorial Hospital Addiction Treatment & Recovery Center. Learn from experts in the field about coping when a loved one is struggling with addiction but not ready to move into recovery.

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Arbor Day Celebration

April 30 @ 8:00 am - 12:30 pm
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

Free community event Join Minnetrista for a sapling giveaway in celebration of Arbor Day and the essential role that trees play in the health and beauty of our community! Choose your sapling from our selection of White Pine, Shagbark Hickory, Tulip Tree, White Oak and more. This drive-through giveaway will take place in the circle drive at the Center Building, while supplies last. Join us for the reading of a proclamation by Mayor Ridenour at 8 a.m.  Not sure how…

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May 2022

Bob Ross Quilts

May 1 - September 18
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

Location: Oakhurst Gallery, Oakhurst Home Explore Bob Ross’s legacy in a whole new way in Bob Ross Quilts. This exhibit features hundreds of unique quilt squares created for the 2019 Cherrywood Challenge. Find mighty mountains, happy little clouds, and more brought to life not with paint but in an expertly appliqued, embroidered, pieced, and quilted fabric. Let’s get crazy (quilt-ing!)

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The Robot Zoo

May 1 - September 4
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

The Robot Zoo reveals the magic of nature as a master engineer. Come explore the biomechanics of animal robots to discover how real animals work. Robot animals and hands-on activities illustrate fascinating real-life characteristics, such as how a chameleon changes colors and a fly walks on the ceiling. Learn and play at this one-of-a-kind exhibit!

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Bob Ross Painting Workshop – May

May 6 - May 20
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

Cost: $70; member discounts apply Paint with a Certified Ross Instructor on the site where Bob painted for years. This workshop is the perfect opportunity to get creative and learn the process of painting in Bob Ross’ signature style. Just bring yourself and we will provide everything you need to have a great time. Just like Bob said, “Let’s get crazy!” In this workshop you will paint on a 12×16 canvas. All supplies are included. This event will be socially…

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National Public Gardens Week

May 6 - May 15
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

Free community days Join us for a week full of gardening fun! National Public Gardens Week is a great time for seasoned gardeners and those who love the outdoors while also serving as a great introduction for those new to gardening, hoping to advance their knowledge. Take a look at the calendar of events, and be sure not to miss the exciting opportunities for the whole family!

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Farmers Market at Minnetrista

May 7 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00 am on Saturday, repeating until October 29, 2022

Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

Join us for Farmers Market and discover fresh and healthy food, produce, and more. It’s here you can connect with local vendors to discover what our community has to offer.

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Tea & Talk: Painting by Numbers

May 11 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map
$16

The creation of the painting workshop studio in Bob Ross Experience has made it possible to share Bob Ross’ legacy of fearless creativity by allowing visitors to put brush to canvas in the same house that Bob did. In partnership with Bob Ross Inc, the space will also be used to certify new Bob Ross instructors, further amplifying that message across the world. Learn how we designed the space, what makes it the perfect home for a new generation of…

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Glass Workshop: Torchworking Beads

May 12 - May 13
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

May 12 & 13; 6–9 p.m. Cost: $110; member discounts apply Registration deadline: May 8 Learn new glass techniques in a welcoming and instructive environment as you create unique glass beads in this two-day workshop! With access to a wide variety of glass colors and textures, tools, kilns, torches, and safety gear, join us for a memorable learning experience. All tools, supplies, and safety gear will be provided. Glass Workshops are 13 & up unless otherwise noted.

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Farmers Market at Minnetrista

May 14 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

Join us for Farmers Market and discover fresh and healthy food, produce, and more. It’s here you can connect with local vendors to discover what our community has to offer.

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Human Library Project Reading Garden

May 14 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

Oakhurst Gardens The Human Library Project features human "books" that visitors can loan for conversation. The Library provides a framework to inspire positive conversations that reduce stereotypes and prejudice through dialogue. Join us for the opportunity to talk to people who are different from you in a setting where difficult questions are expected, appreciated, and answered.

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Farmers Market at Minnetrista

May 21 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

Join us for Farmers Market and discover fresh and healthy food, produce, and more. It’s here you can connect with local vendors to discover what our community has to offer.

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Family Workshop: Seasoning Magic

May 21 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

Cost: $35/per pair Registration deadline: May 19 Bring your family and experience creating something together! Spend time together while creating a variety of flavored salts to take home and enjoy. Create memories to last a lifetime! This workshop is for adult and child pairs. For ages 6 years and up. All tools, supplies, and safety gear will be provided.

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