Paige in Full to perform at Pruis Hall
MUNCIE — Paige in Full is a visual mix-tape that blends poetry, dance, visual arts and live music to tell the tale of a multicultural girl growing up in Baltimore. They will perform at Pruis Hall, Ball State University, at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 26.
The production explores how a young woman’s identity is shaped by her ethnicity and popular culture, telling a personal, yet universal, story through the lens of hip-hop. Tickets are on sale and can be purchased at www.ticketmaster.com or at the Emens Auditorium Box Office at 285-1539.
Outfitters to host ‘Mardi Gras’
PENDLETON — The annual GALA fundraiser for Outfitters, Inc. is scheduled for Feb. 23 at Hoosier Park. This year’s theme, “Mardi Gras,” will see Hoosier Park transformed into a New Orleans environment with food, music and decorations.
Fundraising events during the evening include live and silent auctions, a “Diamond Dream” raffle where participants may win a diamond valued at more than $1,000. Highlighting the fundraiser is Outfitter’s fabulous “Dessert Auction.”
Festivities begin with a 6 p.m. meet-and-greet, followed by dinner, auctions and music throughout the evening. A disc jockey will provide music for dancing from 9 to 11:30 p.m.
Tickets are $45 per person. Outfitters’ is currently seeking business sponsors. Sponsorships vary from $250-$1,500. Contact Outfitters at 778-9097for additional information.
Conner Prairie free on President’s Day
FISHERS — Conner Prairie Interactive History Park, Indiana’s only Smithsonian Affiliate, is inviting the public to celebrate President’s Day with free admission from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday.
For more information, call (317) 776-6006, or visit connerprairie.org.
Could ET be on Earth-like planets?
PENDLETON — Just recently, terrestrial planets approximately the size of Earth have been discovered. These planets are in the habitable zone of their stars where water and life might exist. What does this mean? Are there other planets like Earth? Are there other civilizations?
The public is invited to a presentation at the Pendleton Community Public Library, 595 East Water Street on Saturday, Feb. 23 at 2 p.m. The speaker will be Dr. Greg McCauley, Director of the Link Observatory and a NASA Ambassador. In the early 1970s, Dr. McCauley worked at the Johnson Space Center in Houston, Texas in the Mission Planning and Analysis Division for the lunar missions of Apollo 15 and Apollo 16. He was a member of the Lunar Launch Team for Apollo 17.
The program is free and appropriate for all ages. Reservations are appreciated. To register, call the library at (765) 778-7527 or email email@example.com.
Ballet to present spring gala
ANDERSON — Tickets are on sale for Anderson Young Ballet Theatre’s “Adventures in Technique.” The performance will be at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, March 9 at the Paramount Theatre, 1124 Meridian St.
The show is the ballet theatre’s spring gala. Tickets are available online at www.andersonparamount.org and at the box office. Tickets are $15 general admission.
Paige in Full to perform at Pruis Hall
Food Truckin' Thursday returns
A new favorite that combines food and cars is rolling back into town next week. Food Truckin' Thursday starts back up May 1. For about six months, local vendors will pull up their food trucks to Citizens Park Plaza at Ninth and Main streets from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Community Briefs: April 23
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Community Briefs: April 22
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Man credited with saving life says he was doing his job
When Richard Goff walked into Louis Moyer's home, he smelled gas.
Acting without words
Nineteen area students will take a walk down the red carpet Tuesday evening as their film projects premiere at the Paramount Theatre during the WRC Silent Film Festival.
Community Briefs: April 21
A compilation of community news as published in the Monday edition of The Herald Bulletin.
Crossing over to Christianity
Tim Hanshew lives by 1 Corinthians 1:18: “For the message of the cross is foolishness to those who are perishing, but to us who are being saved it is the power of God.” For the past six years, he has shared that power by carrying a large wooden cross throughout Anderson.
2014 Debutante Cotillion participants
The 11 participants in this year’s Debutante Cotillion Beautillion Militaire were asked a variety of questions, including their influences, words that describe themselves and favorite “words to live by.” The event begins at 4 p.m. Saturday, April 26, at Madison Park Church of God, 6607 Providence Drive. Call Antoinette Davis at 620-2229 for tickets, which are $270 per table or $30 each.
- Location, location, location When imagining the house of a farmer, people don’t tend to envision the home built by George and Nancy Likens. By pouring time and attention into their haven since they originally constructed the house in 1975, they have created an updated and lovely environment in the perfect setting.
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