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October 2019

Glass Workshop: Bead Making

October 5, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map
$55

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! Cost: $55; member discounts apply Registration deadline: October 2

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Glass Torchwork Open Hours

October 5, 2019 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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One event on October 5, 2019 at 5:00 pm

Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map
$20

Minnetrista is excited to offer glassworking space and materials to those glassworkers in the community who have already attended a flameworking workshop with us in the past. As you seek to continue honing your glassworking skills, Minnetrista will provide an open environment where you can experiment creatively and learn adventurously. During these sessions, attendees may continue practicing projects and techniques previously learned in guided workshop classes. Call or visit the front desk at Minnetrista to register today.

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Family Adventure Day: Fall Festival

October 9, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 7:00 pm
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

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. Sponsored by: PRIMETRUST FEDERAL CREDIT UNION

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Farmers Market at Minnetrista

October 12, 2019 @ 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 26, 2019

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

Saturdays; 8 a.m.–Noon It’s that time of year again. Join your family and friends at the outdoor season of Farmers Market at Minnetrista! Connect with vendors to discover fresh produce and plants while enjoying fresh air. Don’t forget to stop in The Orchard Shop during your next visit.

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Growing thru Gardening Expo

October 12, 2019 @ 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map
FREE

A free Growing Thru Gardening Expo will be held at Minnetrista Cultural Center in Muncie on Saturday October 12 from 9 to 4. The event will be open to the public; no advance registration is required. Four expert speakers will present information about various aspects of gardening during the day. There will also be demonstrations, information booths, Make and Take projects, and an activity area for children. Door prizes will be awarded at various times throughout the day. Silent auctions of gifts…

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Glass Pumpkin Sale by the Ball State Glass Guild

October 12, 2019 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

Come to the Minnetrista Orchard Shop to purchase a unique seasonal glass pumpkin from Ball State’s Glass Guild!

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After Hours at Minnetrista: The OutCiders

October 18, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map
$15

Pre-register by October 17 to receive a complimentary sample We have a long, proud tradition of pressing cider at Minnetrista and Muncie has a deep love of craft beer–what could be better than combining these two passions for our Outciders event? Come together for an evening in the beautiful Nature Area before winter descends and the cold weather keeps us indoors. With hard cider, hot dogs, s’mores and a bonfire, it’s bound to be a great time! A 21-and-older event.…

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Farmers Market at Minnetrista

October 19, 2019 @ 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 26, 2019

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

Saturdays; 8 a.m.–Noon It’s that time of year again. Join your family and friends at the outdoor season of Farmers Market at Minnetrista! Connect with vendors to discover fresh produce and plants while enjoying fresh air. Don’t forget to stop in The Orchard Shop during your next visit.

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Farmers Market at Minnetrista

October 26, 2019 @ 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 26, 2019

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

Saturdays; 8 a.m.–Noon It’s that time of year again. Join your family and friends at the outdoor season of Farmers Market at Minnetrista! Connect with vendors to discover fresh produce and plants while enjoying fresh air. Don’t forget to stop in The Orchard Shop during your next visit.

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November 2019

Wand-Making Workshop at Minnetrista with PlySpace Fellow Dana Lynn Harper

November 2, 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map
FREE

Join PlySpace Resident Fellow Dana Lynn Harper for an amazing afternoon of wand-making! This free workshop is open to children and adults. The workshop will be held in the Cantina at Minnetrista on November 2nd, from 2-4 PM. Participants are welcome to arrive at any time between 2 and 3:30 PM and can create a wand using materials provided by PlySpace and the artist. What will your wand do? What will it look like? What magic does it hold? Dana…

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Read it Aloud! A Christmas Carol

November 14, 2019 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map
FREE

December 5; 4 or 6:30 p.m. Free Community Event Gather with your friends and family for a live reading of Charles Dickens “A Christmas Carol” in the Oakhurst home! The book will be broken up into three separate sections and read each Thursday night in December. This week’s reading will be the introduction and the Ghost of Christmas Past. Join us for a festive one-hour reading!

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Glass Workshop: Copper Enameling Ornaments

November 14, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map
$35

Christmas is just around the corner, and these copper enameled ornaments make the perfect gifts or decoration for the holiday season. Join friends and family at Minnetrista to create a one-of-a-kind, copper enameled piece of art at Minnetrista! By kiln firing powdered glass onto copper, you can produce an extraordinary piece of art to take home, or to give as a gift to someone special this year. For ages 13 years and up. Cost: $35; member discounts apply Registration deadline: November…

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December 2019

Enchanted Luminaria Walk at Minnetrista

December 6, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 6:00 pm, repeating until December 7, 2019

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

December 6 & 7; 6–9 p.m. FREE Community Event Kick off the holiday season with family and friends! Enjoy sweet treats, winter crafts, carriage rides, and holiday music in celebration of the season. Embrace the sounds and spirit of the holidays at this free community event!

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Enchanted Luminaria Walk at Minnetrista

December 7, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 6:00 pm, repeating until December 7, 2019

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

December 6 & 7; 6–9 p.m. FREE Community Event Kick off the holiday season with family and friends! Enjoy sweet treats, winter crafts, carriage rides, and holiday music in celebration of the season. Embrace the sounds and spirit of the holidays at this free community event!

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Tea & Talk at Minnetrista: Hoosier Innovation

December 11, 2019 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map
$15

In conjunction with the new Minnetrista exhibit, Hoosier Innovation, learn about how the formation of the modern kitchen has its roots planted deep in East Central Indiana history. Cost: $15; member discounts apply

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Gingerbread House Family Workshop

December 15, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

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, and explore his magical castle. 10:00 a.m. – Noon Workshop 2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Workshop

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January 2020

Betty’s Cabin Activity: Bird Feeder Craft

January 16, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map
FREE

Free Community Event - Discover something new in your own backyard! Kids and parents are invited to create their very own bird feeders while learning about winter bird watching! Afterwards, take your craft home, hang it in your backyard, and name the birds as they come flying!

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National Seed Swap Day

January 25, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map
FREE

Free Community Event - Calling all gardeners to join us at Minnetrista to celebrate National Seed Swap Day! Gardeners can come together and swap the seeds from their favorite: flowers, vegetable, or herbs, which is great for improving and maintaining biodiversity. If you don’t have any seeds and want to start your collection this is the place to be.

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February 2020

Hoosier Innovation

February 1, 2020 - February 16, 2020
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

Making the Modern Kitchen Following East Central Indiana’s gas boom, the Hoosier cabinet, an innovative free-standing piece of kitchen furniture, emerged as one of the most iconic products of the region’s booming industry. Created around 1900, the Hoosier not only revolutionized the home kitchen, but also left its mark on the region, state, and nation for decades to come. Hoosier Innovation considers the story of this influential product and the companies that made it. Take a walk through the gas…

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Kick-Off to Black History Month Celebration

February 1, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map
FREE

Free Community Event - Join Minnetrista, the Martin Luther King, Jr. Dream Team, and Ball State University’s Department of Theatre & Dance’s Ethnic Theatre Alliance for a day full of activities, history, and culture at the Kick-Off to Black History Month Celebration at Minnetrista!

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Tea & Talk at Minnetrista: Stories of Ball Corporation Employees

February 12, 2020 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map
$15

Come and hear the stories of former Ball Corp employees as we explore the history of the company and the lives of its workers! Enjoy hors d’oeuvres and tea while hearing stories you can’t hear anywhere else. Cost: $15; member discounts apply

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Betty’s Cabin Activity: S’more Making

February 13, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map
FREE

Free Community Event - Bring the whole family as we dip in out of the cold for a day of cozy s’more making! Enjoy the warmth of the cabin fireplace and make your own delicious snacks!

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After Hours at Minnetrista: Mardi Gras

February 21, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map
$15

Come enjoy this fun and popular tradition celebrated the Minnetrista way! We’ll have food, drinks, and games to keep the night alive! Bring your friends and don’t miss this exciting night. A 21-and-older event. Cost: $15; member discounts apply Pre-register by February 20 to receive a complimentary sample

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Glass Workshop: Stained Glass Mirrors – SOLD OUT

February 22, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map
$45

Bring friends and family together to create your very own unique stained glass mirror! Together with Minnetrista glass experts you will cut, solder, and design your project. All tools, supplies, and safety gear will be provided. This workshop welcomes both beginners and intermediate level glass workers. Cost: $45; member discounts apply Registration deadline: February 19

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Delaware County Invasive Species Call-Out Meeting

February 26, 2020 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map
FREE

We’re forming a CISMA and we need your help! Delaware County Soil & Water, Purdue Extension, RedTail Land Conservancy, and other organizations across Delaware county have started forming a Cooperative Invasive Species Management Area (CISMA) which operates with community engagement and addressing invasive species issues. For more information visit http://www.sicim.info/cismas

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March 2020

Oakhurst Afternoon Tea

March 7, 2020 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map
$25

Cost: $25; member discounts apply Registration deadline: March 4 Join us for a fancy, fun afternoon of elegance! The Oakhurst Afternoon Tea is for families and friends of all ages. Enjoy finger foods and tea in the beautifully reimagined Oakhurst Home during this wonderfully refined afternoon gathering!

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Glass Workshop: You & Me — Sun Catchers

March 14, 2020 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map
$30

March 14; 1–4 p.m. Cost: $30/pair; member discounts apply Registration deadline: March 12 Come make uniquely designed sun catchers at Minnetrista’s Glass Workshop: You & Me! This is an opportunity for parents and children to imagine and create together. Create unique memories and learn new skills as you are guided by Minnetrista’s glass experts.

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July 2020

Faeries, Sprites, & Lights at Minnetrista

July 23, 2020 - August 2, 2020
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

Faeries, Sprites, & Lights at Minnetrista Adapted to ensure the health and safety of all visitors July 23–August 2; 10 a.m.–Noon, Noon–2 p.m., 3–5 p.m., 5–7 p.m. Cost: Free; add-on experiences available for purchase In lieu of or our normal Faeries, Sprites, & Lights event, this year we are doing an eleven day Oakhurst Garden Faerie Walk! This year’s Faeries, Sprites, & Lights experience will be onsite in Oakhurst Gardens and will be extended out from the traditional three day…

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September 2020

Bob Ross Workshop – Morning Session

September 19, 2020 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

Cost: Free – Minnetrista Members Only Registration deadline: September 16 Paint with a Certified Ross Instructor on the site where Bob painted for years. This one-time free workshop for Minnetrista members 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!” This event will be socially distanced in an open air environment and masks are…

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Bob Ross Workshop – Afternoon Session

September 19, 2020 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

Cost: Free – Minnetrista Members Only Registration deadline: September 16 Paint with a Certified Ross Instructor on the site where Bob painted for years. This one-time free workshop for Minnetrista members 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!” This event will be socially distanced in an open air environment and masks are…

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October 2020

Family Adventure Day: Fall Festival

October 14, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

This free community event is open to the whole family! With so much being offered, the day is a choose-your-own-adventure opportunity, there will even be some virtual activities. 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 pre-register. Masks are required while…

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Glass Workshop: Copper Enameling

October 15, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

Cost: $35; member discounts apply Registration deadline: October 13 Try something new with this workshop exploring creative connections between glasswork and copper! By kiln firing glass onto copper, you can create custom jewelry pieces to wear or give as gifts. Come together with friends and Minnetrista experts to learn a new skill and leave with treasured piece of art. This event will be socially distanced and masks are required.

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Bob Ross Painting Workshop

October 30, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

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. This event will be socially distanced in an open air environment and masks are required.

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The Bob Ross Experience – at Minnetrista – GRAND OPENING

October 31, 2020
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

  Bob Ross inspired generations of viewers with his soft-spoken voice and a pallet knife. With its global reach, it’s hard to imagine that much of the beloved series, “The Joy of Painting,” was filmed in an unassuming television studio in Muncie, Indiana. From 1983 to 1988 Bob painted for the iconic series at WIPB-TV in the historic Lucius L. Ball home – now part of Minnetrista’s museum campus. Bob’s message of fearless creativity and his ability to reinterpret perceived…

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Glass Pumpkin & Ornament Sale

October 31, 2020 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

Come to The Orchard Shop at Minnetrista to purchase a unique seasonal glass pumpkin or ornament from Ball State’s Glass Guild! Only credit and debit cards will be accepted in order to limit contact.

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Glass Alliance at Ball State University Holiday Glass Art Sale

October 31, 2020 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

Due to Covid-19 , The Glass Alliance at Ball State University will be hosting their annual Holiday sale at the Minnetrista Farmers Market. The artisans of the guild will be featuring their glass art for you to purchase. Glass Pumpkins, ornaments , easter eggs and much much more will be available. Starting at 9am and continuing until we sell out! So please come early to help support your local artists and vendors.

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Farmer’s Market at Minnetrista

October 31, 2020 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

In consultation with the Delaware County Health Department, the 2020 Farmers Market opened with a modified model. The market is located in the main parking lot, with vendors spaced out appropriately. Parking is located at the Delaware County Fairgrounds. There is a single entrance and exit, and capacity for patrons is limited per county and state guidelines. Because of limited capacity, we ask patrons not to linger after making their purchases. Wagons are available and sanitized between uses. Hand-washing and…

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Bob Ross Painting Workshop

October 31, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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 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. This event will be socially distanced in an open air environment and masks are required.

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November 2020

Bob Ross Painting Workshop

November 1, 2020 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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 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. This event will be socially distanced in an open air environment and masks are required.

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Glass Workshop: Fused Glass – Wine Glass Charms

November 12, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

Cost: $35; member discounts apply Registration deadline: November 10 Join us to learn the skill of working with fused glass and make your very own wine glass charms. Charming? We think so too! This event will be socially distanced masks are required.

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Bob Ross Painting Workshop

November 20, 2020 @ 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 16 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. This event will be socially distanced and masks are required.

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Farmers Market at Minnetrista: Indoor Market

November 21, 2020 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 9:00 am on day Third of the month, repeating until April 11, 2021

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

Farmers Market continues to be an important and essential service to our community. Discover an array or local goods and more!

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Bob Ross Painting Workshop

November 21, 2020 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

Cost: $70; member discounts apply Registration deadline: November 18 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!” In this workshop you will paint the Bob Ross painting “Autumn Oval” from Season 29, Episode 2 on…

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December 2020

Enchanted Luminaria Walk

December 1, 2020 - January 10, 2021
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map
FREE

Enchanted Luminaria Walk at Minnetrista is reimagined to comply with new regulations by local government. Lights and decorations will still welcome visitors this holiday season. Muncie, IN—There will not be an Enchanted Luminaria Walk in the traditional sense at Minnetrista this year. Minnetrista understands and will continue to comply with the Delaware County Health Department and county commissioners’ decisions to minimize public gatherings to fewer than 50 attendees. The decision to cancel this event was hard yet necessary to keep…

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You & Me Workshop: Gingerbread House

December 12, 2020 @ 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 10 Register here 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, and explore his magical castle.

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Glass Workshop: Etched Ornaments

December 15, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

Cost: $25; member discounts apply Registration deadline: December 13 Register here Come create your own glass etched ornament in celebration of the holiday season. A Minnetrista glass expert with guide you in creating a one-of-a-kind piece to be enjoyed forever.

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Bob Ross Painting Workshop – SOLD OUT

December 18, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

Cost: $70; member discounts apply Registration deadline: December 16 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!” In this workshop you will paint the Bob Ross painting “Winter’s Grace” from Season 28, Episode 9 on…

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Farmers Market at Minnetrista: Indoor Market

December 19, 2020 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 9:00 am on day Third of the month, repeating until April 11, 2021

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

Farmers Market continues to be an important and essential service to our community. Discover an array or local goods and more!

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Bob Ross Painting Workshop-SOLD OUT

December 19, 2020 @ 2:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

Cost: $100; member discounts apply Registration deadline: December 16 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!” In this workshop you will paint the Bob Ross painting “Mountain Reflections” from Season 12, Episode 2 on…

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January 2021

Bob Ross Painting Workshop

January 8 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

Cost: $70; member discounts apply Registration deadline: January 6 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. This event will be socially distanced and masks are required.

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Bob Ross Painting Workshop

January 9 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

Cost: $90; member discounts apply Registration deadline: January 6 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. This event will be socially distanced and masks are required.

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Tea & Talk at Minnetrista: Becoming a Certified Ross Instructor

January 13 @ 3:00 pm - 3:45 pm
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

Cost: $5; member discounts apply Registration deadline: January 12 Register here Join us for a virtual Tea & Talk where you will learn about becoming a Certified Ross Instructor (CRI). CRI’s are the only people certified and allowed to teach Bob Ross’s beloved wet-on-wet style. See how a Bob Ross masterpiece comes together and how CRI’s play an important part of carrying on his legacy.

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Farmers Market at Minnetrista: Indoor Market

January 16 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 9:00 am on day Third of the month, repeating until April 11, 2021

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

Farmers Market continues to be an important and essential service to our community. Discover an array or local goods and more!

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Glass Workshop: Fused Glass Jewelry

January 21 @ 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 19 Register here Come create your own piece of fused glass jewelry. Whether you are a beginner or an expert, a Minnetrista glass expert with guide you in creating a one-of-a-kind piece to be enjoyed forever. All tools, supplies, and safety gear will be provided. This workshop welcomes both beginners and intermediate level glass workers.

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February 2021

Mission Aerospace

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

Public Admission: October 10–February 14, 2021 October 2–February 14 (Member Preview: October 2–9) Explore this interactive maze to learn about the history of flight, navigation, and NASA’s vision for the future! Experiment with thrust, lift, control surfaces and gyroscopes. Build rockets and paper airplanes, then test them for distance and air-dexterity. Launch your imagination and urge for learning at this out of this world exhibit!

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Tea & Talk at Minnetrista: History of the Rose Garden

February 10 @ 3:00 pm - 3:45 pm
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

Cost: $5; member discounts apply Registration deadline: February 9 Learn from Minnetrista’s very own Horticulture Manager, James Edwards, as he shares about the history of our beloved Rose Garden. In this virtual event you will learn about variety of roses in the Garden, what they symbolize, how the Rose Garden came to be, and its importance to Minnetrista.

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Bob Ross Painting Workshop – SOLD OUT

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

Cost: $70; member discounts apply Registration deadline: February 10 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. This event will be socially distanced and masks are required.

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Bob Ross Painting Workshop – SOLD OUT

February 13 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

Cost: $70; member discounts apply Registration deadline:  February 10 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. This event will be socially distanced and masks are required.

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Brunch at Minnetrista: Valentine’s Day

February 14 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

Cost: $25; member discounts apply Registration deadline: February 10 Register here Minnetrista Catering invites you and yours to join them for a Valentine’s Day brunch. You will have the choice of a variety of delicious pastries, made to order omelets, scrumptious side dishes, and more! Come enjoy your Sunday morning with us and we will do all the cooking!

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Farmers Market at Minnetrista: Indoor Market

February 20 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

Farmers Market continues to be an important and essential service to our community. Discover an array or local goods and more!

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Glass Workshop: Fused Glass Bowl – SOLD OUT

February 21 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

Cost: $55; member discounts apply Registration deadline: February 18 Register here Come be a part of Minnetrista’s glass heritage and create your very own glass bowl! Together with Minnetrista glass experts you will learn about the fusing and slumping process. All tools, supplies, and safety gear will be provided. This workshop welcomes both beginners and intermediate level glass workers.

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Chef Demonstration & Wine Pairing Dinner

February 25 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

Cost: $35; member discounts apply Registration deadline: February 19 Register here We invite you to join us for a night of entertainment, exquisite food, and beautiful wine pairings. Our very own Executive Chef, Abigail Baron, will dazzle guests with her culinary creations in an interactive food demonstration. Guests will then get to enjoy her creations with a thoughtfully chosen wine pairing.

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You & Me: Glass Workshop – Fused Glass Wind Chime -SOLD OUT

February 27 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

Cost: $30/pair; member discounts apply Registration deadline: February 24 Register here Bring your family together and experience creating something together! Spend time together while creating your very own wind chime out of glass. Create memories to last a lifetime! We recommend ages 13+ attend this event. All tools, supplies, and safety gear will be provided. This workshop welcomes both beginners and intermediate level glass workers.

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March 2021

Horticulture Volunteer Day

March 2 - March 30
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

March 2, 4, 9, 11, 16, 18, 23, 25, 30 9–11 a.m. Join the Minnetrista Horticulture team for special volunteer days every Tuesday and Thursday 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! If you are interested in volunteering, please email…

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Tea & Talk at Minnetrista: The Juror’s Process

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

Cost: $5; member discounts apply Register here Join the Juror for this year’s 31st Annual Minnetrista Juried Art Show, Carl Schafer, as he shares about the jurying process. He will lead a virtual walk-through of this year’s show and share his thought process on jurying an art show. This event is an exclusive first look at this year’s Juried Art Show. Carl is a trained art historian whose 25+ year career in the museum profession has focused on organizing exhibitions…

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Bob Ross Painting Workshop – SOLD OUT

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

Cost: $70; member discounts apply Registration deadline: March 10 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. This event will be socially distanced and masks are required.

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Bob Ross Painting Workshop – SOLD OUT

March 13 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

Cost: $70; member discounts apply Registration deadline: March 10 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. This event will be socially distanced and masks are required.

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Bob Ross Painting Workshop: For Teens – SOLD OUT

March 13 @ 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

Cost: $70; member discounts apply Registration deadline: March 10 Register here Enjoy this unique Bob Ross painting workshop created specifically with teens in mind. Young artists from ages 11-16 will have the opportunity to paint with a Certified Ross Instructor. This workshop is the perfect opportunity to get creative and learn to paint like Bob. Just like Bob said, “Let’s get crazy!” All supplies are included. This event will be socially distanced and masks are required.

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Brunch at Minnetrista: St. Patrick’s Day

March 14 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

Cost: $25; member discounts apply Registration deadline: March 10 Register here Minnetrista Catering invites you to join them for a St. Patrick’s Day brunch. You will have the choice of a variety of delicious pastries, made to order omelets, scrumptious side dishes, and more! Come enjoy your Sunday morning with us and we will do all the cooking!

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Farmers Market at Minnetrista: Indoor Market

March 20 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

Farmers Market continues to be an important and essential service to our community. Discover an array or local goods and more!

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Family Adventure Day at Minnetrista: Spring Celebration!

March 24
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

Free Community Event 10 a.m.-Noon 1-3 p.m. 4-6 p.m.  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, there will even be some virtual activities to enjoy. The various activities create space for learning, active family participation, and loads of fun! Spend a beautiful spring day at Minnetrista exploring…

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April 2021

31 Minnetrista Annual Juried Art Show

April 1 - April 11
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

Discover Indiana’s artists and their Hoosier creativity in the 31st Annual Minnetrista 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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Horticulture Volunteer Day

April 1 - April 29
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

April 1, 6, 8, 13, 15, 20, 22, 27, 29 9–11 a.m. Join the Minnetrista Horticulture team for a special volunteer days every Tuesday and Thursday 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! If you are interested in volunteering, please…

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Bob Ross Painting Workshop – SOLD OUT

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

Cost: $70; member discounts apply Registration deadline: April 7 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. This event will be socially distanced and masks are required.

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Bob Ross Painting Workshop – SOLD OUT

April 10 @ 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

Cost: $70; member discounts apply Registration deadline: April 7 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. This event will be socially distanced and masks are required.

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Tea & Talk at Minnetrista: Preservation of Process

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

Cost: $5; member discounts apply Register here This virtual event will explore the work of local and internationally known contemporary artist, Jennifer Halvorson. She will share about her work and how it is based around the ball jar tradition. Get a taste of pressed glass in contemporary artwork and see how the Ball Family legacy of glass manufacturing influences contemporary artwork and the glass process today.

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Lunch at Minnetrista

April 23 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

Need a break from the usual? Lunch at Minnetrista is back for April! Join us in the Cantina at Minnetrista for a scratch-made meal crafted by our award-winning Executive Chef. Seating is available, or take it to go. Menu: https://static1.squarespace.com/static/5ef4fdfd9a63915d5bde1c42/t/60788e72fc74e274ce9f10bd/1618513522336/4-23-2021+Lunch+Menu.pdf

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Volunteer Tree Planting

April 30 @ 8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

We are hosting a special Arbor Day volunteer session, inviting community members to join us to pot up saplings. For details or to sign up, contact Mary at 765-287-3530 or mzwickl@minnetrista.net.

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Sapling Giveaway

April 30 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

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. Want to know more about how to care for your new sapling? Check out this great information from our friends…

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May 2021

Giants, Dragons, & Unicorns: The World of Mythic Creatures

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

The world is full of stories about brave heroes, magical events, and fantastic beings. Tales of mythic creatures have been with us for thousands of years, sometimes inspired by living animals or even fossils. Together, mythic creatures give shape to humankind’s greatest hopes and fears, and most passionate dreams. Minnetrista is thrilled to be hosting Giants, Dragons and Unicorns: The world of Mythic Creatures, an exhibit from the American Museum of Natural History. Dive to the depths with sea monsters,…

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Girl Scouts Glass Workshop – Mosaic Sun-catcher

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

Cost: $30; member discounts apply Registration deadline: April 28 Register here Calling all Girl Scouts! In this special workshop Scouts will enjoy learning about the glass making process and will have the opportunity to create a mosaic sun-catcher of their own! This workshop is available only for those enrolled in Girl Scouts. All tools, supplies, and safety gear will be provided. This workshop welcomes both beginners and intermediate level glass workers.

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Horticulture Volunteer Day

May 4 - May 27
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

May 4, 6, 11, 13, 18, 20, 25, 27 9–11 a.m. Join the Minnetrista Horticulture team for a special volunteer days every Tuesday and Thursday 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! If you are interested in volunteering, please email…

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Glass Workshop: Glass Pendants – SOLD OUT

May 4 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

Cost: $55; member discounts apply Registration deadline: April 27 Register here Enjoy a time of creativity in this glass torchwork workshop. Learn new skills and create your very own glass pendant to be enjoyed for years to come! 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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Glass Torchwork Open Hours

May 5
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

Cost: $20; member discounts apply Registration deadline: May 4 Register here: 6-7 p.m. 7-8 p.m. 8-9 p.m. Minnetrista is excited to offer glass working space and materials to those glassworkers in the community who have already attended a flameworking workshop with us in the past. As you seek to continue honing your glass working skills, Minnetrista will provide an open environment where you can experiment creatively and learn adventurously. During these sessions, attendees may continue practicing projects and techniques previously…

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National Public Gardens Week

May 7 - May 16
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

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.

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Tea & Talk at Minnetrista: Memories from “The Joy of Painting”

May 12 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

Cost: $5; member discounts apply Register here From 1983 until 1994 Bob Ross filmed his iconic television show at WIPB-TV in Muncie. Join Jessica Jenkins, Minnetrista’s Vice President of Collections and Storytelling, for this virtual event and explore behind-the-scenes moments and memories of the crew who brought The Joy of Painting to television screens around the world.

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Bob Ross Painting Workshop – SOLD OUT

May 14 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

Cost: $70; member discounts apply Registration deadline: May 12 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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June 2021

Karen’s Favorite Things

June 1 - June 13
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

Located in our Center Building’s Heritage Gallery, will be a unique look at many of the wonderful and curious items from the Minnetrista Heritage Collection. The exhibit was curated by Karen Vincent, who will celebrate her retirement in 2021 after more than 3 decades of service across the institution.

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Bob Ross at Home – Artist, Teacher, Friend

June 1 - August 15
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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Leonardo’s Lab

June 1 - August 1
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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Horticulture Volunteer Day

June 1 - June 29
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

June 1, 3, 8, 10, 15, 17, 22, 24, 29 Join the Minnetrista Horticulture team for special volunteer days 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! If you are interested in volunteering, please email Mary Zwickl at mzwickl@minnetrista.net.

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Jarring Our Memories

June 1 - August 1
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

June 1 - July 12
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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Garden Fair

June 5 @ 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

Free Community Event Discover beautiful plants, landscaping tools, and crafts that will strengthen your summer gardening projects! Meet vendors, get tips from horticulture experts, and spend time with friends and family at this fun community event. Farmers Market will also be open during the event on June 5 from 8 a.m. to noon. Interested in becoming a vendor for this year’s event? You can find the application below. Completed applications can be returned to our Farmers Market Manager, Catherine Reynolds,…

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Garden Fair

June 6 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

Free Community Event Discover beautiful plants, landscaping tools, and crafts that will strengthen your summer gardening projects! Meet vendors, get tips from horticulture experts, and spend time with friends and family at this fun community event. Interested in becoming a vendor for this year’s event? You can find the application below. Completed applications can be returned to our Farmers Market Manager, Catherine Reynolds, at creynolds@minnetrista.net as well as any questions.

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Glass Artists Camp – SOLD OUT

June 7 - June 11
Minnetrista, 1200 N. Minnetrista Pkwy. IN 47303 United States + Google Map

9 a.m.–2 p.m. M,T,Th,F 9 a.m.–Noon Wednesday Cost: $250; member discounts apply Registration deadline: June 3 Register here It’s a blast with glass! Each day is packed with exciting projects, which includes using real tools to design glass art. From torch flames to grinding, campers will try it all! For young artists 11–14 years old. Campers will need to bring their own lunch every day.

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Tea & Talk: All Who Knew Her Admired Her

June 9 @ 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 @ 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 - June 18
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 - June 27
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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