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Saturday, April 29th, 2017

Events Starting on This Day:
Sat., Apr 29, 8:00am
Join St. Jude's for the 7th St. Jude Give Hope Run benefitting St. Jude Children's Research Hospital. ...
Sat., Apr 29, 8:00am
 Lace up your running shoes and give hope to kids facing cancer. The Give Hope Run 5K and Kids Dash benefits St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. ...
Sat., Apr 29, 9:00am - 4:00pm
 Lending a helping hand — or paw — to the pups of Posey County at the annual PC Pound Puppies Spring Craft Show. Browse through vendors’ booths of handmade items, as well as concession foods, raffles, live entertainment, and more....
Sat., Apr 29, 9:10am - 4:00pm
The Saturday-only mini show features a wide range of handcrafted items and home-based businesses such as Nerium, Pampered Chef, Advocare, Tupperware, and Norwex. ...
Sat., Apr 29, 10:00am - 6:00pm
Holiday World opens its 70th season with favorite rides such as the Thunderbird, the nation’s first launched wing coaster, The Voyage, and more. Prices vary. ...
Sat., Apr 29, 11:00am - 4:00pm
 The day involves encounters with science demonstrations, viewing through telescopes, and plenty of activities for all ages. An evening star watch takes place in front of the Museum. ...
Sat., Apr 29, 12:00pm
 Live music, an abundant amount of craft beer, and delicious food make up this year’s Brewbeque. Proceeds benefit Guardianship Services of Southwestern Indiana. ...
Sat., Apr 29 - Sun., Apr 30
 Visit the time-traveling weekend adventure with about 125 indoor dealers offering Americana, primitives, advertising, furniture, pottery, glass, jewelry, and other antique and vintage items at various price ranges. ...
Sat., Apr 29
 The Christina Fellowship Church in Evansville will host the second annual Pancake Breakfast and Silent Auction to support Borrowed Hearts, founded by Sarah Gough in 2015 as a resource and support for foster families. For more information, send email to aandahughes@yahoo.com....
Sat., Apr 29, 5:30pm
 The VHS’s largest fundraiser, in its 22nd year, includes a preview party with hors d’oeuvres, a plated dinner, and both silent and live auctions with hundreds of items ranging from $25 to thousands. This year’s theme is “Downton Abby!” Advance...
Sat., Apr 29, 5:30pm
 The Vanderburgh Humane Society's largest fundraiser goes to the dogs! For the last 22 years, this evening has included a preview party with hors d'oeuvres, plated dinner, and silent and live auctions with hundreds of items. This year, be prepared to...
Sat., Apr 29, 6:00 - 11:00
 Guest sample one-of-a-kind dishes from Ivy Tech’s Culinary Arts students while they experience a festive atmosphere designed by Visual Communications students. Entertainment for the sixth annual event is provided by The Pits. Proceeds from support student scholarships at Ivy Tech....
Sat., Apr 29, 7:00pm
 Hear Spencer Myer — 2008 New Orleans International Piano Competition Gold Medalist — play Gottschalk’s colorful Grand Tarantella and Gershwin’s Manhattan Rhapsody. ...
Sat., Apr 29, 8:00pm
 With more than 70 million albums sold worldwide, Kool and The Gang has influenced three generations of music lovers with their incredible blend of jazz, funk and soul. Doors open 6 p.m. ...
Sat., Apr 29, 10:00pm
The Joe Marcinek Band is an ever-evolving mixture of original compositions and incredible musicians. Each show has a slightly different lineup and interpretation. The music is a blend of jazz and funk with a cerebral emphasis on groove and improvisation....
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. ...
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. ...
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. ...
Sat., Apr 15 - Sat., May 27
Simon Levin — a wood-fired utilitarian pottery artist based in Wisconsin — juries this new ceramic exhibition. ...
Wed., Apr 19 - Sun., May 28
This exhibit features the field study done during the 2016 First Brush of Spring Workshop along with a studio painting related to the original. A reception occurs 5 to 7 p.m. April 19. ...
Sat., Apr 22 - Sat., Apr 29
The YWCA invites those who wish for a society free of racism to join in taking a Stand Against Racism, at various locations around the community. ...
Sat., Apr 22 - Sat., Apr 29
The YWCA stands against racism and invites you to do the same! During this week in April, those who believe in a society free of racism are invited to participate in various local events.  ...
Sun., Apr 23 - Sun., Jul 9
 Assembled from private and public collections, this exhibition details the life and work of Evansville Courier cartoonist and city booster Karl Kae Knecht. ...
Sun., Apr 23 - Sat., Apr 29
 Each night for one week, WNIN broadcasts live from the studio in Downtown Evansville, and viewers get the chance to bid on items and services donated by local businesses. ...
Fri., Apr 28 - Sat., Apr 29
 Five spring commencement ceremonies are held in USI’s Physical Activities Center. Each degree candidate participates in one ceremony, as determined by the college of the degree they are completing. ...

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