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March, 2017

Events Starting in This Month:
Wed., Mar 1 - Thu., Mar 30
 Jasper Arts celebrates national Youth Art Month by showcasing artwork by students from all Dubois County schools. The high school exhibit is on display March 1-13. The elementary school exhibit is on display March 15-30. ...
Wed., Mar 1, 3:45pm
This Andiron Lecture Series event features “Towards a New Nostalgia for Public Libraries: Engaging, Inquiring & Empowering” presented by Cyndee Landrum. Prior to the free lecture, there will be a social gathering and beverages. ...
Wed., Mar 1, 4:00pm
The University of Evansville's annual Andiron Lecture Series continues with a session with Cynthia Sturgis Landrum, director of the Evansville-Vanderburgh Public Library. A social hour with beverages will begin before each lecture at 3:45 p.m. This event is free and open...
Thu., Mar 2 - Sat., Mar 4
 Swing Fling features dancing in the evenings and lessons during the day, with dancers who range in age from high-schoolers to retirees. ...
Thu., Mar 2
 Meet-and-greet with fine art painter Alicia LaChance during happy hour with a cash bar available. Artwork will be on display and for sale. ...
Thu., Mar 2
Celebrate the opening of Brook F. White, Light Beyond the Bulb, and Skip Steinworth: Artist in Residence. ...
Fri., Mar 3
 Visit the Evansville Museum for free during the First Friday of the month. Family-friendly activities and crafts often are planned. Visit the museum website for the latest updates. ...
Fri., Mar 3 - Sun., Mar 5
 Homeowners can get a jump-start planning spring and summer projects with the Owensboro Home and Garden Show put on by The Home Builders Association of Owensboro. Exhibitors display the newest innovations in home design and remodeling ideas. ...
Fri., Mar 3 - Fri., Mar 10
What do a prom dresses, mini skirts, and high heels all have in common? They are integral parts in the plot of this intimate collection of stories by Nora and Delia Ephron, based on the best-seller by Ilene Beckerman. Check with...
Fri., Mar 3, 7:00pm
The 1990s' esteemed country music artist is back to give audiences a glimpse back through his career. Clint Black wrote or co-wrote each of his more than three dozen chart hits, including “A Better Man” and “Like the Rain,” part...
Sat., Mar 4, 9:00am
Romain Subaru Screaming Eagles Running Series: Run Into Madness 7K begins on University of Southern Indiana’s campus, loops into Schutte Road, and finishes on the USI-Burdette Trail. Race day events include a challenged-athlete division, free kids run, an expo featuring...
Sat., Mar 4, 9:00am
 Gather your family and friends and join Susan G. Komen Evansville for the annual Komen Evansville Tri-State Crop for the Cure. Enjoy great food, great friends, and great times. All scrapbooking consultants and their clients are welcome. ...
Sat., Mar 4 - Sun., Mar 5
 Small prices, big deals on books! Browse through hundreds of books, audiobooks, CDs and DVDs. Prices range from 50 cents to $2. ...
Sat., Mar 4 - Sat., Mar 25
 Preliminary rounds take place March 4, 11, and 18. Finals are on March 25. Cash prizes awarded. ...
Sat., Mar 4, 5:00pm
The seventh annual gala provides a venue for talented soloists and groups to perform and demonstrate their talents in front of an audience of more than 300 people. A social hour, dinner, silent auction, and performances round out the outstanding...
Sat., Mar 4, 6:00pm
 The Museum Contemporaries presents an evening of wine and food samplings from various local restaurants, a silent auction, live music, and more. ...
Sat., Mar 4, 7:30pm
Celebrating his 20th year in stand-up comedy, comedian/actor Gabriel Iglesias, also known as “Fluffy,” launches this new world tour. ...
Wed., Mar 8, 6:00pm
Get a team of six together and raise money for kids by joining the Big Brothers Big Sisters for a bowling party. Bowl at 6 p.m. March 8 or at 9 a.m. March 11, or on both days. ...
Thu., Mar 9, 9:15am
Wowie wow wow! First-grader Junie B. Jones shares the survival skills she has learned in school — from bus rules to Band-Aids and carpools to cookies. Two performances will be held at 9:15 a.m. and noon. ...
Thu., Mar 9 - Fri., Mar 10
The Tri-State Science and Engineering Fair provides opportunities for K-12th grade students to showcase interests in scientific research and receive community recognition for achievements. The fair is open to students in grades K-12 from schools within a 75-miles radius of...
Thu., Mar 9, 5:00pm
 Board game fans of all ages are invited to play the Museum’s vast collection of board games on the second Thursday of each month. Snacks are provided. ...
Thu., Mar 9, 5:30pm
Celebration of Leadership is a conscious effort to seek and honor individuals, projects, businesses, and organizations that make significant collaborative contributions to the community. ...
Thu., Mar 9, 7:00pm
The annual multi-artist extravaganza showcases 10 Christian music artists, including Crowder, Britt Nicole, Tenth Avenue North, Andy Mineo, Colton Dixon, and Thousand Foot Krutch. ...
Fri., Mar 10 - Sun., Mar 12
 Powered by prayer, Youth 2000 is a Eucharistic-centered retreat for middle and high school students, college students, and young adults. It is co-sponsored by the Offices for Youth Ministry, Faith Formation, and the Marian Shrine Committee. ...
Fri., Mar 10, 7:30pm
Experience the greatest music of the 60s, 70s, and 80s with Decades Rewind — an extravaganza featuring a live 14-piece band performing medleys of hits spanning 30 years. ...
Fri., Mar 10, 7:30pm
It’s all about the power of love. In “Once,” a defeated street musician in Dublin nearly gives up his dreams when a woman hears his songs and gives him hope and courage. Part of the 2016-2017 Broadway In Evansville Series,...
Sat., Mar 11, 9:15am
Local legislators make themselves available to answer questions from the public. ...
Sat., Mar 11, 10:00am - Sun., Mar 12, 5:00pm
Visitors learn the value of companion planting from the ancients, sample made-from-scratch farm fare, enjoy a Farmer Magic Show, hop on a hayride for a guided mounds tour, and so much more. ...
Sat., Mar 11, 1:00pm
Educators and childcare providers converge on the annual 4C Spring Conference to learn from keynote speaker Richard Cohen and featured presenters Rachel Beck, Kim Frazier-Pirog, and Mary Jo Huff. For the first time in years, a lunch will be available...
Sat., Mar 11, 1:30pm
Born in Illinois to parents who are Rwandan and Ugandan immigrants, Somi considers herself an East African Midwestern girl who loves family, poetry, and freedom. After moving from New York City to Lagos, Nigeria, for inspiration, Somi showcases her album...
Sat., Mar 11 - Sun., Mar 12
The College of Nursing and Health Professions of USI hosts Healing Touch Workshops Levels 1 and 2. Level 1 includes the basics of the Chakra and energy systems, centering, and intervention techniques. Level 2 is for students who have completed...
Sat., Mar 11 - Thu., Mar 16
 Twice each month, participants create journal pages as they explore creative techniques designed to increase their knowledge of artist tools, paints, and various other supplies. The meetings this month will be held March 11 and 16. ...
Sat., Mar 11, 3:30pm
Rob’s comedy show masterfully blends his formal training in theatre, circus arts, and pantomime to create a genuinely fun and memorable performance. ...
Sat., Mar 11, 6:00pm
 Join Another Chance for Animals for the third annual Paws for a Cause Big Show Extravaganza to help raise funds for homeless cats and dogs. The event features a Haute Dogs and Kitty Couture fashion show, dinner, and musical entertainment...
Sat., Mar 11, 7:00pm
 Put on your “Boogie Shoes” and be prepared to find out “How Deep Is Your Love” for this “Disco Inferno” musical set to a medley of Bee Gees songs. Saturday Night Fever The Musical is back with an all-new production...
Sun., Mar 12, 10:00am
 Take to the walkable village of New Harmony, Indiana, for the New Harmony Wedding Show. Admission is free, but registration at the Granary and New Harmony Inn Resort and Conference Center is encouraged. ...
Wed., Mar 15
Learn about cutting-edge topics in science and technology from leading experts, in an interactive, informal atmosphere where there’s no such thing as a dumb question. ...
Wed., Mar 15 - Thu., Nov 30
 Historic New Harmony, Indiana, daily offers guided tours, including an orientation film at the Atheneum Visitors Center, Atheneum exhibits, special programming, and access to numerous historic sites and special exhibits. ...
Thu., Mar 16, 9:00am
The goal of this event is to educate local seniors on how to make informed eating and lifestyle choices. The event includes a vendor fair with local healthcare experts, health screenings, door prizes, and a nutrition-focused luncheon. ...
Thu., Mar 16
The program, which highlights the University’s rich history of community engagement, includes a talk by USI President Linda L. M. Bennett. For USI Eagle Hour, alumni and friends gather at Turoni’s 5 to 7 p.m. ...
Thu., Mar 16 - Mon., Apr 17
Students in grades 9-12 from 20 high schools enter this highly competitive exhibition held in the Old Gallery. The opening reception takes place March 16. ...
Thu., Mar 16, 7:30pm
The Voice coach and country music star brings his songs to The Ford Center. The Doing It to Country Songs Tour — named after the track “If I’m Honest” from his tenth studio album — opens with The Voice star...
Fri., Mar 17, 5:30pm
 Join Owensboro Dance Theatre’s fundraiser for a night of dancing, costumes, and games at the Rumble in the Jungle dance party. Enjoy delicious food and wonderful entertainment with a DJ and dance professionals from around the world. ...
Fri., Mar 17, 8:00pm
 Marty Stuart captured and shared life through country music for more than four decades. He toured with Johnny Cash and played alongside Bill Monroe, Jerry Lee Lewis, and Carl Perkins. Connie Smith and her Grammy Award-winning music strike a traditional...
Sat., Mar 18, 8:00am
It's time to try your luck at the 17th annual Run of Luck 7k held in Downtown Evansville. Be sure to wear your best St. Paddie’s Day green as this run kicks off at 8 a.m. in front of Ri...
Sat., Mar 18, 11:00am - 4:00pm
The Evansville Philharmonic Guild presents the Chefs of Note tasting tour, which brings local chefs together with area foodies. Five Downtown restaurants will host demonstrations and food sampling. ...
Sat., Mar 18, 7:00pm
 To celebrate its anniversary season, the first act features Owensboro Dance Theatre’s repertoire from the last 34 years: jazz, ballet, tap, and modern dance. In the second act, audience members enjoy the beloved story of friendship in The Jungle Book....
Sat., Mar 18, 7:00pm
 The versatility and energy of Project Trio meet the passion of Russian composer Tchaikovsky. This electrifying ensemble returns to the Victory Theatre to perform a new work written by the young American rising star and composer Adam Schoenberg. ...
Sat., Mar 18, 8:00pm
Known as a man of few words, American country music artist Jamey Johnson has performed with fellow country singers Willie Nelson, Emmylou Harris, George Strait, Alison Krauss, and Merle Haggard. ...
Tue., Mar 21, 6:30pm
 The University of Southern Indiana will present “Innovation in Legacy Industries,” a talk by Dr. Oscar Salazar, early architect and founding Chief Technology Officer of Uber, the popular rideshare technology platform. Salazar is a successful and seasoned entrepreneur, senior executive and...
Thu., Mar 23, 7:30pm
One Night of Queen recreates the look, sound, pomp, and showmanship of the British rock band. Since 2002, Gary Mullen — a Freddie Mercury imitator — and band the Works have performed throughout the UK, U.S., Europe, South Africa and...
Fri., Mar 24 - Fri., Mar 31
Registration for the EYHA Spring League is now open. The season runs April 3 to May 8. Go online to register, or email matt_hills@yahoo.com if you have any questions. ...
Fri., Mar 24, 7:00pm
In its 45th season, Dance Kaleidoscope presents a new show featuring the voices of rock and folk music of the 1960s. Indiana’s longest-dancing professional company uniquely combines modern dance with ballet for an athletic, visually charged show. ...
Sat., Mar 25, 11:00am
 The fourth Saturday of every month is designated a Super Saturday family day, filled with themed crafts, activities, challenges, and guest lectures. ...
Sat., Mar 25, 6:30pm
This energetic band of six siblings with Julliard training is a little bluegrass, a little country, and a whole lot of talent. The Annie Moses Band has shared its talents on PBS and the stages of Carnegie Hall and the...
Mon., Mar 27, 9:00am - Fri., Mar 31, 4:00pm
 Spend spring break exploring Angel Mounds, the Children’s Museum of Evansville, the Evansville Museum, Mesker Park Zoo, and Wesselman Woods Nature Preserve. The camp is for children ages 5-11, and participants must at least be enrolled in kindergarten. ...
Wed., Mar 29, 8:00am
 Students, staff, faculty, alumni, and families are invited to breakfast with USI President Linda L. M. Bennett at Carter Hall in University Center West. The event gives attendees a chance to discuss campus concerns and affairs. ...
Wed., Mar 29, 1:00pm
The University of Southern Indiana will host the seventh annual Law Day, an excellent chance to witness our state government in action. In addition to the oral arguments at 1 p.m., USI’s Law Day will feature keynote speaker Dr. Stephen...
Continuing Events:
Wed., Jan 4 - Sun., Apr 30
Louisville, Kentucky, contemporary artist showcases his glass works in The John Streetman Alcove. Brook F. White is an Owensboro, Kentucky, native and owner of Flame Run Glass Studio and Gallery. ...
Mon., Feb 13 - Sun., Mar 12
Sample the new s’mores cookie and celebrate the Girl Scouts’ 100th year. Through March 12, find a cookie booth near you by using the Girl Scout Cookie Finder app or calling the local office. ...
Sun., Feb 19 - Sun., May 14
Minnesota pencil-drawing artist Skip Steinworth presents master classes to accompany his Main Gallery exhibition, which is on display through May 14. ...
Sat., Feb 25 - Sat., Apr 8
The Print Invitational exhibit will be on display at the New Harmony Gallery of Contemporary Art begins February 25 and concludes April 8. ...
Sat., Feb 25 - Fri., Apr 14
The Owensboro Museum of Fine Art celebrates the works of local and regional artists who will compete for awards in a showcase of painting, sculpture, and mixed media. The showcase will be on display through April 14. ...
Sun., Feb 26, 10:00am - Sun., Apr 9, 5:00pm
Audubon Museum presents the invitational exhibit “March Madness” for all Tri-State artists to exhibit and sell their art. For more information, email kim.mcgrew@ky.gov. ...

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