May 28, 2017
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Friday, May 5th, 2017

Events Starting on This Day:
Fri., May 5
On Friday May 5, Rockin Run participants will be able to enjoy a three or five mile run or walk course along Riverside Drive. There will also be a musical after-party following the Rockin Run. On Sunday, May 7, participants...
Fri., May 5, 11:00am - 8:00pm
 Visit the Evansville Museum free of admission charge from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. during the first Friday of the month. Family-friendly activities and crafts often are planned. ...
Fri., May 5
The Evansville Otters play the Florence Freedom for the first home baseball game of the season. Jacob's Village is partnering with the Otters for their 12th exhibition game. There will be door prizes, the Diamond Dash sponsored by Tracy Zeller...
Fri., May 5
Join the Henderson Community College graduating class of 2016 in celebration. ...
Fri., May 5 - Sat., May 6
 Seussical is a musical by Lynn Ahrens and Stephen Flaherty that combines many of Dr. Seuss's most famous books. ...
Fri., May 5 - Sat., May 6
 Robbie is New Jersey's favorite wedding singer until his fiancée leaves him at the altar. To make everyone else as miserable as he is, Robbie makes every wedding as disastrous as his own until he finds his true love Julia....
Fri., May 5, 2:00 - 4:00
The seniors from four American Senior Communities locations will take part in the fun run along the Evansville Riverfront the day before the Annual River Run. Participants are residents of Cypress Grove Rehabilitation Center, North Park Nursing Center, Columbia Healthcare...
Fri., May 5, 7:00pm
 The Rockin’ Run/Walk is the latest addition to the Rockin’ River City Ride Weekend. Whether you are a casual walker/runner or an avid runner be sure to come join the fun. Funds raised will be used to support the Junior...
Continuing Events:
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 - 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...
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. ...
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 30 - Sun., Jul 9
 The Old Gallery features large-scale plein-air paintings of Spanish artist Ramon Vilanova. ...
Mon., May 1 - Mon., May 8
 Athletes 50 and older compete in competitive and recreational games. This annual event includes track and field, shuffleboard, pickleball, bowling, and corn hole. ...
Tue., May 2 - Sun., May 28
Hoff displays his work with graphite pencil. A reception occurs 5 to 7 p.m. May 4. ...
Thu., May 4 - Sat., Jun 10
This event pairs floral interpretations by regional artists, designers, and master gardeners with art in the Museum’s permanent collection. Lectures, demonstrations, and other programs to be held. The opening will be from 6-8 p.m. on May 4. ...
Thu., May 4 - Sun., May 7
The annual River Run is back and bigger than ever. With a start in Henderson, Kentucky, runners and walkers will start the journey across the Ohio River toward Downtown Evansville. Distances include the 10-mile, the classic 12K, and, new this...

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