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Saturday, April 8th, 2017

Events Starting on This Day:
Sat., Apr 8, 8:00am
 Brownies and Junior Girl Scouts can head to the campus of the University of Southern Indiana for hands-on activities and an explosive chemistry show during this Get Moving event. Girls will have a chance to learn about STEM as Brownies...
Sat., Apr 8, 9:00am - 12:00pm
The University of Southern Indiana’s Pott College of Science, Engineering, and Education is holding its 10th annual LEGO® Robotics Competition. The event is hosted by an all-volunteer group of full-time students and is free and open to the public. Doors...
Sat., Apr 8, 9:00am
 Part of the Romain Subaru Screaming Eagles Running Series, this 10K offers a chance to see the entire USI-Burdette Park Trail. Race day events include a challenged-athlete division, free kids run, expo featuring vendors from around Evansville, contests, and awards...
Sat., Apr 8, 9:00am
The Evansville Otters will kick off the 2017 season at Bosse Field with Fan Fest presented by Action Equipment. This free event for the entire family is open to the public and will feature plenty of activities to help get...
Sat., Apr 8, 9:00am - 12:00pm
In its sixth year, this walk brings awareness to a condition that affects one in 68 children, including one in 42 boys. The largest team, most team donations raised, and most creative team apparel receive recognition. New this year, fundraisers...
Sat., Apr 8, 9:15 - 11:30
Local legislators make themselves available to answer questions from the public. ...
Sat., Apr 8, 10:00am
The Henderson County Public Library will offer a new genealogy class. Local genealogist Cindy Hollowell will provide information about resources that are often overlooked in genealogy research such as newspapers, city directories, and other sources to find your elusive relative....
Sat., Apr 8, 10:00am - 6:00pm
The 70th annual Heritage Federal Credit Union Home Show, presented by the Evansville Courier & Press, returns to the Old National Events Plaza. This year’s show features more than 175 local, regional, and national vendors, multiple celebrity guests, and one-of-a-kind...
Sat., Apr 8
Bring your family and friends for a day of crafts, refreshments, and animal encounters at the zoo, sponsored by the USI Alumni Association. ...
Sat., Apr 8
 Twice each month, participants create personally meaningful pages in an art journal as they explore creative techniques designed to increase their knowledge of artist tools, paints, and various other supplies. ...
Sat., Apr 8 - Sun., Apr 9
Experience syrup straight from the source when the sap harvested from trees of Wesselman Woods Nature Preserve is boiled into pure maple syrup. After a breakfast of sausage and all-you-can-eat pancakes, families can take a guided tour through the woods...
Sat., Apr 8, 1:00pm
At precisely 1 p.m., the ropes will drop for children grades Pre-K through third to run onto the field trying to collect as many of the 12,000 eggs placed about by the members of the West Side Nut Club. Most...
Sat., Apr 8, 7:30pm
 Ginkgoa is a pop electro-swing band that fuses the talents of Nicolle Rochelle and Antoine Chatenet. The duo met in a Parisian jazz club and came together to produce French songs with an American vibe. ...
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. ...
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. ...
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 - 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. ...
Sat., Apr 1 - Sun., Apr 30
Heritage Federal Credit Union is pleased to announce that throughout the month of April, they will be supporting The Salvation Army’s ‘War on Hunger’ food drive. Heritage Federal Credit Union is making an initial donation of $500 to the Salvation...
Sat., Apr 1 - Sun., Apr 30
April is recognized nationally as Sexual Assault Awareness Month. Show your support for victims and help work toward the ending of sexual violence within our community. ...
Sat., Apr 1 - Fri., Jun 30
Days of Caring are community-wide events in which the United Way connects volunteers with nonprofit agencies in need of help. More than 900 volunteers donate their time and talents to meaningful projects that nonprofits might not otherwise have the resources...
Sun., Apr 2 - Sun., Apr 30
South Carolina resident Hilary Siber displays her oil paintings that highlight her interpretation of the beautiful and broken world in which we live. Each piece aims to represent the ineffable qualities of human experiences. A reception occurs 5 to 7...
Sun., Apr 2 - Sun., Apr 30
Art Department students display their best artwork, and a USI art alum juries the exhibit and presents a public lecture. The opening reception occurs 2 to 4 p.m. April 2. ...
Mon., Apr 3 - Fri., Apr 28
 As part of the 30 Days of Poverty campaign, you and your kids can help Jeremiah and Elsie make a difference by collecting and donating food to the Evansville Christian Food Co-op. ...

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