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Limestone Month Events

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Monday Jun 01, 2015

Building a Nation: Indiana Limestone Photograph Exhibit Opening Reception

  • June 1, 2015
  • Venue: Wylie House
  • Address: 307 E. 2nd Street, Bloomington, IN 47401
  • Times: Weekdays 10 am - 4 pm; Sat 10 am - 2 pm
  • Admission: Free

This exhibit features historical photographs of Indiana limestone quarries, mills and building sites.  The stone was quarried and milled in Monroe and Lawrence counties, but used throughout the nation as a premier building stone. See these fant... more

Tuesday Jun 02, 2015

Building a Nation: Indiana Limestone Photograph Exhibit Opening Reception

  • June 2, 2015
  • Venue: Wylie House
  • Address: 307 E. 2nd Street, Bloomington, IN 47401
  • Times: Weekdays 10 am - 4 pm; Sat 10 am - 2 pm
  • Admission: Free

This exhibit features historical photographs of Indiana limestone quarries, mills and building sites.  The stone was quarried and milled in Monroe and Lawrence counties, but used throughout the nation as a premier building stone. See these fant... more

Wednesday Jun 03, 2015

Building a Nation: Indiana Limestone Photograph Exhibit Opening Reception

  • June 3, 2015
  • Venue: Wylie House
  • Address: 307 E. 2nd Street, Bloomington, IN 47401
  • Times: Weekdays 10 am - 4 pm; Sat 10 am - 2 pm
  • Admission: Free

This exhibit features historical photographs of Indiana limestone quarries, mills and building sites.  The stone was quarried and milled in Monroe and Lawrence counties, but used throughout the nation as a premier building stone. See these fant... more

Thursday Jun 04, 2015

Building a Nation: Indiana Limestone Photograph Exhibit Opening Reception

  • June 4, 2015
  • Venue: Wylie House
  • Address: 307 E. 2nd Street, Bloomington, IN 47401
  • Times: Weekdays 10 am - 4 pm; Sat 10 am - 2 pm
  • Admission: Free

This exhibit features historical photographs of Indiana limestone quarries, mills and building sites.  The stone was quarried and milled in Monroe and Lawrence counties, but used throughout the nation as a premier building stone. See these fant... more

Friday Jun 05, 2015

Building a Nation: Indiana Limestone Photograph Exhibit Opening Reception

  • June 5, 2015
  • Venue: Wylie House
  • Address: 307 E. 2nd Street, Bloomington, IN 47401
  • Times: Weekdays 10 am - 4 pm; Sat 10 am - 2 pm
  • Admission: Free

This exhibit features historical photographs of Indiana limestone quarries, mills and building sites.  The stone was quarried and milled in Monroe and Lawrence counties, but used throughout the nation as a premier building stone. See these fant... more

IU Campus Architecture Tour

  • June 5, 2015
  • Venue: Sample Gates
  • Address: Intersection of Indiana and Kirkwood, Bloomington, IN 47408
  • Phone: 800-800-0037
  • Times: 2 - 4 pm
  • Admission: Free w/ registration
  • www.limestonemonth.com

Explore the unique limestone architecture of the beautiful Indiana University campus with a tour lead by Brian Keith, a senior scientist at the Indiana Geological Survey. You'll be amazed at the styles, techniques and artistry represented on campus.... more

First Friday Evening Science of Art: Limestone Carving

  • June 5, 2015
  • Venue: WonderLab
  • Address: 308 W. 4th Street, Bloomington, IN 47404
  • Phone: 812-337-1337 ext. 25
  • Times: 5 - 8:30 pm
  • Admission: Members: Free | Nonmembers: Half-price admission ($3.50)
  • www.wonderlab.org

Enjoy half-price admission during First Friday Evening and watch Limestone Symposium artists as they demonstrate the art and science of carving Indiana's premier building stone. In related visitor activities, try carving a block of real limestone wit... more

Saturday Jun 06, 2015

Building a Nation: Indiana Limestone Photograph Exhibit Opening Reception

  • June 6, 2015
  • Venue: Wylie House
  • Address: 307 E. 2nd Street, Bloomington, IN 47401
  • Times: Weekdays 10 am - 4 pm; Sat 10 am - 2 pm
  • Admission: Free

This exhibit features historical photographs of Indiana limestone quarries, mills and building sites.  The stone was quarried and milled in Monroe and Lawrence counties, but used throughout the nation as a premier building stone. See these fant... more

Sunday Jun 07, 2015

Limestone Heroes: A Tour of Rose Hill

  • June 7, 2015
  • Location: Rose Hill Cemetery
  • Address: 1100 East 4th Street, Bloomington, IN 47408
  • Phone: 800-800-0037
  • Times: 2 - 3:30 pm
  • Admission: Free
  • www.limestonemonth.com

The Monroe County History Center's Cemetery Committee invites the community to take a tour of Rose Hill Cemetery with them with special attention to the graves of LIMESTONE HEROES (limestone company workers, carvers, and researchers such as Hoadleys ... more

Indiana Limestone Symposium

  • June 7, 2015
  • Location: Bybee Stone Co
  • Address: 6293 N. Matthews Dr, Ellettsville, IN 47429
  • Times: See description for Open House times
  • Admission: Free
  • www.limestonesymposium.org

Come get dusty with us! Register now for the annual Indiana Limestone Symposium. We think everyone should experience the joy of carving Indiana limestone, and there is no better place to do it than right at the source in Ellettsville, Indiana. Artist... more

Monday Jun 08, 2015

Building a Nation: Indiana Limestone Photograph Exhibit Opening Reception

  • June 8, 2015
  • Venue: Wylie House
  • Address: 307 E. 2nd Street, Bloomington, IN 47401
  • Times: Weekdays 10 am - 4 pm; Sat 10 am - 2 pm
  • Admission: Free

This exhibit features historical photographs of Indiana limestone quarries, mills and building sites.  The stone was quarried and milled in Monroe and Lawrence counties, but used throughout the nation as a premier building stone. See these fant... more

Indiana Limestone Symposium

  • June 8, 2015
  • Location: Bybee Stone Co
  • Address: 6293 N. Matthews Dr, Ellettsville, IN 47429
  • Times: See description for Open House times
  • Admission: Free
  • www.limestonesymposium.org

Come get dusty with us! Register now for the annual Indiana Limestone Symposium. We think everyone should experience the joy of carving Indiana limestone, and there is no better place to do it than right at the source in Ellettsville, Indiana. Artist... more

Tuesday Jun 09, 2015

Building a Nation: Indiana Limestone Photograph Exhibit Opening Reception

  • June 9, 2015
  • Venue: Wylie House
  • Address: 307 E. 2nd Street, Bloomington, IN 47401
  • Times: Weekdays 10 am - 4 pm; Sat 10 am - 2 pm
  • Admission: Free

This exhibit features historical photographs of Indiana limestone quarries, mills and building sites.  The stone was quarried and milled in Monroe and Lawrence counties, but used throughout the nation as a premier building stone. See these fant... more

Indiana Limestone Symposium

  • June 9, 2015
  • Location: Bybee Stone Co
  • Address: 6293 N. Matthews Dr, Ellettsville, IN 47429
  • Times: See description for Open House times
  • Admission: Free
  • www.limestonesymposium.org

Come get dusty with us! Register now for the annual Indiana Limestone Symposium. We think everyone should experience the joy of carving Indiana limestone, and there is no better place to do it than right at the source in Ellettsville, Indiana. Artist... more

Wednesday Jun 10, 2015

Building a Nation: Indiana Limestone Photograph Exhibit Opening Reception

  • June 10, 2015
  • Venue: Wylie House
  • Address: 307 E. 2nd Street, Bloomington, IN 47401
  • Times: Weekdays 10 am - 4 pm; Sat 10 am - 2 pm
  • Admission: Free

This exhibit features historical photographs of Indiana limestone quarries, mills and building sites.  The stone was quarried and milled in Monroe and Lawrence counties, but used throughout the nation as a premier building stone. See these fant... more

Indiana Limestone Symposium

  • June 10, 2015
  • Location: Bybee Stone Co
  • Address: 6293 N. Matthews Dr, Ellettsville, IN 47429
  • Times: See description for Open House times
  • Admission: Free
  • www.limestonesymposium.org

Come get dusty with us! Register now for the annual Indiana Limestone Symposium. We think everyone should experience the joy of carving Indiana limestone, and there is no better place to do it than right at the source in Ellettsville, Indiana. Artist... more

Thursday Jun 11, 2015

Building a Nation: Indiana Limestone Photograph Exhibit Opening Reception

  • June 11, 2015
  • Venue: Wylie House
  • Address: 307 E. 2nd Street, Bloomington, IN 47401
  • Times: Weekdays 10 am - 4 pm; Sat 10 am - 2 pm
  • Admission: Free

This exhibit features historical photographs of Indiana limestone quarries, mills and building sites.  The stone was quarried and milled in Monroe and Lawrence counties, but used throughout the nation as a premier building stone. See these fant... more

Indiana Limestone Symposium

  • June 11, 2015
  • Location: Bybee Stone Co
  • Address: 6293 N. Matthews Dr, Ellettsville, IN 47429
  • Times: See description for Open House times
  • Admission: Free
  • www.limestonesymposium.org

Come get dusty with us! Register now for the annual Indiana Limestone Symposium. We think everyone should experience the joy of carving Indiana limestone, and there is no better place to do it than right at the source in Ellettsville, Indiana. Artist... more

Friday Jun 12, 2015

Building a Nation: Indiana Limestone Photograph Exhibit Opening Reception

  • June 12, 2015
  • Venue: Wylie House
  • Address: 307 E. 2nd Street, Bloomington, IN 47401
  • Times: Weekdays 10 am - 4 pm; Sat 10 am - 2 pm
  • Admission: Free

This exhibit features historical photographs of Indiana limestone quarries, mills and building sites.  The stone was quarried and milled in Monroe and Lawrence counties, but used throughout the nation as a premier building stone. See these fant... more

Indiana Limestone Symposium

  • June 12, 2015
  • Location: Bybee Stone Co
  • Address: 6293 N. Matthews Dr, Ellettsville, IN 47429
  • Times: See description for Open House times
  • Admission: Free
  • www.limestonesymposium.org

Come get dusty with us! Register now for the annual Indiana Limestone Symposium. We think everyone should experience the joy of carving Indiana limestone, and there is no better place to do it than right at the source in Ellettsville, Indiana. Artist... more

Saturday Jun 13, 2015

Building a Nation: Indiana Limestone Photograph Exhibit Opening Reception

  • June 13, 2015
  • Venue: Wylie House
  • Address: 307 E. 2nd Street, Bloomington, IN 47401
  • Times: Weekdays 10 am - 4 pm; Sat 10 am - 2 pm
  • Admission: Free

This exhibit features historical photographs of Indiana limestone quarries, mills and building sites.  The stone was quarried and milled in Monroe and Lawrence counties, but used throughout the nation as a premier building stone. See these fant... more

Indiana Limestone Symposium

  • June 13, 2015
  • Location: Bybee Stone Co
  • Address: 6293 N. Matthews Dr, Ellettsville, IN 47429
  • Times: See description for Open House times
  • Admission: Free
  • www.limestonesymposium.org

Come get dusty with us! Register now for the annual Indiana Limestone Symposium. We think everyone should experience the joy of carving Indiana limestone, and there is no better place to do it than right at the source in Ellettsville, Indiana. Artist... more

Monday Jun 15, 2015

Building a Nation: Indiana Limestone Photograph Exhibit Opening Reception

  • June 15, 2015
  • Venue: Wylie House
  • Address: 307 E. 2nd Street, Bloomington, IN 47401
  • Times: Weekdays 10 am - 4 pm; Sat 10 am - 2 pm
  • Admission: Free

This exhibit features historical photographs of Indiana limestone quarries, mills and building sites.  The stone was quarried and milled in Monroe and Lawrence counties, but used throughout the nation as a premier building stone. See these fant... more

Tuesday Jun 16, 2015

Building a Nation: Indiana Limestone Photograph Exhibit Opening Reception

  • June 16, 2015
  • Venue: Wylie House
  • Address: 307 E. 2nd Street, Bloomington, IN 47401
  • Times: Weekdays 10 am - 4 pm; Sat 10 am - 2 pm
  • Admission: Free

This exhibit features historical photographs of Indiana limestone quarries, mills and building sites.  The stone was quarried and milled in Monroe and Lawrence counties, but used throughout the nation as a premier building stone. See these fant... more

Noon Talk: Limestone Literature

Gallery of the Art of the Western World, Doris Steinmetz Kellett Endowed Gallery of Twentieth-Century Art, first floor Scott Russell Sanders, Distinguished Professor Emeritus of English, will present a selection of readings from Stone Country (his 1... more

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