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Saturday, May 6th, 2017

Events Starting on This Day:
Sat., May 6, 8:00am - 4:00pm
 Nearly 15,000 plants are for sale, including perennial and annual flowers for sun and shade, vegetables and herbs, succulents, houseplants, water plants, and Mother’s Day gifts. Master gardeners are available throughout the day to answer questions. ...
Sat., May 6, 8:00am - 2:00pm
On Saturday, the route is 50 miles or 27 miles. Lunch and snacks are provided to all riders. On Sunday, riders can choose between a 50-mile route, 38-mile route, and a 16-mile family ride. All riders wind through the Harmonie...
Sat., May 6
 Ever wanted to run across the bridge that connects Indiana to Kentucky? With the River Run, you can do just that. With a 10-mile run, a 12K-run, 5-mile run, and a 10-mile bike time trial, there is something for everyone....
Sat., May 6
 Enjoy live betting, hors d’oeuvres, cash bar, live auction, and more. Derby attire requested. There is a private tent at Ellis Park. Guests must be 21 years of age and older. Call the Reitz Home Museum for reservations. ...
Sat., May 6, 1:30pm
 The ceremony is open to the public, but some seating is reserved for faculty, graduates, and governing boards. A sign language interpreter will be present, and a drink concessions stand will be open. ...
Sat., May 6 - Sun., May 7
 Spring has sprung at Mesker Park Zoo & Botanic Garden. Get a head start on your garden at this popular sale. Exotic plants are among the offerings. ...
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...
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....

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