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Sunday Sep 14, 2014

So You Think You Can Karaoke? with DJ ENGLISH

It's Karaoke. It's a Dance Party. It's a Karoake Dance Party!

Hooked on Fishing

Free, but pre-registration is required. Sign up at the Activity Center between 1p and 5p on Saturday, September 13 – or call 812-837-9967 before 5p on Sep. 13. Limited to 10 children, ages 6 to 12. Children must be accompanied to the workshop ... more

IU Cinema: "My Old Lady' film

Tickets are available beginning August 26 at 10:00 am. Mathias (Kevin Kline) is a down-on-his-luck New Yorker who inherits a Parisian apartment from his estranged father. When he arrives in France to sell the vast domicile, he’s shocked to disc... more

IU Cinema: "Silverado" film

Tickets are available beginning August 26 at 10:00 am. Four unwitting heroes cross paths on their journey to the sleepy town of Silverado. Little do they know the town where their family and friends reside has been taken over by a corrupt sheriff and... more

OKGO

  • September 14, 2014
  • Venue: Bluebird Nightclub
  • Address: 216 North Walnut, Bloomington, IN 47404
  • Phone: 812-336-3984
  • Times: Doors: 7pm Show: 8pm
  • Admission: $15-$17
  • thebluebird.ws/

 Here they go again: OK Go is back and touring to support their upcoming album, Hungry Ghosts, due out in Fall on the band's own label Paracadute. In the meantime, you can listen to the Upside Out EP for a taste of what's to come here: http://... more

Roller Derby Skills Camp with Bleeding Heartland Roller Derby

Wonder what this crazy thing called roller derby is all about? Bleeding Heartland Roller Derby wants YOU to join our family. Come see what it’s all about at our Skills Camp on Sunday September 14, at Western Skateland (930 W. 17th St). It start... more

SHABAZZ PALACES

  • September 14, 2014
  • Location: The Bishop Bar
  • Address: 123 South Walnut Street, Bloomington, IN 47404
  • Times: 8 pm
  • Admission: $15
  • thebishopbar.com/

“Sanity, a visage of my wealth Lost but always found before the idols that I’ve knelt Strategy, the only way to cry Keep it do or die and always think in terms of I Reverie, some legend futures past Revelry, instead for it renders hella f... more

Sundays in Auer

Performers Violin Steven Galat Aviva Hakanoglu Michael Romans Michael Su Joseph Swensen Viola Atar Arad Xiaoti Guo Tze-Ying Wu Stephen Wyrczynski Cello Eric Kim Hyeok Kwon Peter Stumpf Repertoire Brahms: Sextet No. 2 in G Major, Op. 36 Mendelssohn: O... more

Tom Roznowski in the Park

  • September 14, 2014
  • Location: Bryan Park
  • Address: 1001 S. Henderson, Bloomington, IN 47401
  • Phone: 812-349-3754
  • Times: 6:30 - 8 pm
  • Admission: Free
  • bloomington.in.gov/concerts

Come out to Bryan Park to hear songs and stories about Bloomington and Southern Indiana as well as songs by famous Hoosier composers with the talented and affable Tom Roznowki.

2nd Annual Kiwanis Hot Air Balloon Fest

  • September 14, 2014
  • Location: Monroe County Fairgrounds
  • Address: 5700 W. Airport Rd, Bloomington, IN 47403
  • Times: 4 pm - 10 pm Friday; 6 am - 10 pm Saturday; 6 am - 8 am Sunday
  • Admission: $15 per carload**
  • indianaballoonfest.com/

The Kiwanis Club of South Central Indiana will conduct our 2nd Annual Kiwanis Hot Air Balloon Fest to support Riley Children’s Hospital, Boys & Girls Clubs of Bloomington, and other club projects that benefit the children of our commu... more

Senior Games

  • September 14, 2014
  • Location: Endwright Center
  • Address: 631 W. Edgewood Drive, Ellettsville, IN 47429
  • Phone: 812-876-3383 ext.582
  • Times: See website for details
  • Admission: $5 registration fee (no t-shirt) ; $10 fee (w/ t-shirt!) ; Shirts alone $7, additional charges for golf scramble, putt-putt & bowling.
  • www.area10agency.org

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: August 7, 2013 29th Annual Senior Games! The 2014 Senior Games, sponsored by the Area 10 Agency on Aging, are just around the corner! More than 40 games are planned for this much anticipated and exciting annual event. Games Se... more

Color Forms of Our Universe by Martha Kaplan

  • September 14, 2014
  • Venue: By Hand Gallery
  • Address: 101 West Kirkwood Ave., Bloomington, IN 47404
  • Phone: 812-334-3255
  • Times: 10 am - 5:30 pm
  • Admission: Free
  • byhandgallery.com

”The content of color paints our days and nights. We prefer certain colors and color combinations, Colors have dispositions indicative of regions, origins, harmonics”. The 32 pieces of fine contemporary art, created by Martha Kaplan, are ... more

Ongoing September Art Exhibits

Lotus World Music Festival, nylon & silk festival decorations; Brandon Gunn & Ellie Honl, printmaking; Robert Price, photography. Browse multiple galleries in a beautiful, historic downtown setting.

By Hand Gallery's 35th Birthday Celebration & "Boxes" by Steve Rapp

Celebrating 35 years of creativity from By Hand members and their friends. Arts and crafts by members and friends of By Hand will be displayed with refreshments and music will be provided by the younger generation of By Hand members. "Boxes&quo... more

The Arboreal Me by Rebecca Prato

A self-portrait need not encompass traditional ideas- one can even break away from depicting one’s face, the element typically associated with self-portraits; in my photography the tree has become symbolic of myself which has led me to realize ... more

New in the Galleries- Eat, Drink, and Be Merry: Partying in Ancient Greece and Rome

Gallery of the Arts of Asia and the Ancient Western World, second floor

New in the Galleries: Pop Food

Gallery of the Art of the Western World, Doris Steinmetz Kellett Endowed Gallery of Twentieth-Century Art, first floor Food provided a perfect subject for Pop artists. This installation includes a sweet treat by Wayne Thiebaud, an out-of-this-world s... more

New in the Galleries: The Politics of food

Gallery of the Art of the Western World, first floor This installation focuses on several contemporary artists who use food as a reflection on consumerism and cultural identity (Chuck Ramirez), a social commentary on excess and gluttony (Tom Huck), a... more

Monday Sep 15, 2014

Douglas Reed, organ; with Ross Erickson, percussion, and Brent te Velde, organ

In Memoriam William Albright Performers Douglas Reed, organ Ross Erickson, percussion Brent te Velde, organ Repertoire Music of William Albright: Pneuma (1966) Chorale Prelude in an Old Style on “Wer nur den lieben Gott lässt walten&rdqu... more

IU Cinema: "A Fish Called Wanda" film

Tickets are available beginning August 26 at 10:00 am and will be limited to two per person. Over-the-top performances from an unparalleled comic cast highlight this much-loved black comedy about an intricate and outrageous diamond heist. Monty Pytho... more

IU Cinema: Jorgensen Guest Filmmaker Lecture with Kevin Kline

A Conversation with Kevin Kline Kevin Kline has seamlessly transitioned between the worlds of theatre and film and has earned equal distinction in both. He has been the recipient of numerous awards, including an Academy Award® for his iconic rol... more

Senior Games

  • September 15, 2014
  • Location: Endwright Center
  • Address: 631 W. Edgewood Drive, Ellettsville, IN 47429
  • Phone: 812-876-3383 ext.582
  • Times: See website for details
  • Admission: $5 registration fee (no t-shirt) ; $10 fee (w/ t-shirt!) ; Shirts alone $7, additional charges for golf scramble, putt-putt & bowling.
  • www.area10agency.org

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: August 7, 2013 29th Annual Senior Games! The 2014 Senior Games, sponsored by the Area 10 Agency on Aging, are just around the corner! More than 40 games are planned for this much anticipated and exciting annual event. Games Se... more

Color Forms of Our Universe by Martha Kaplan

  • September 15, 2014
  • Venue: By Hand Gallery
  • Address: 101 West Kirkwood Ave., Bloomington, IN 47404
  • Phone: 812-334-3255
  • Times: 10 am - 5:30 pm
  • Admission: Free
  • byhandgallery.com

”The content of color paints our days and nights. We prefer certain colors and color combinations, Colors have dispositions indicative of regions, origins, harmonics”. The 32 pieces of fine contemporary art, created by Martha Kaplan, are ... more

No Requests

  • September 15, 2014
  • Location: The Bishop Bar
  • Address: 123 South Walnut Street, Bloomington, IN 47404
  • Times: 9 pm
  • Admission: Free
  • thebishopbar.com/

Every week a different DJ in the bar! 21+

Designed and Printed by Jarod Isenbarger

  • September 15, 2014
  • Location: New Blueline Gallery
  • Address: 212 W 4th Street, Bloomington, IN 47404
  • Phone: 219-395-4466
  • Times: 10 am- 5 pm
  • Admission: free
  • www.bluelinestyle.com

Jarod Isenbarger is a local printmaker who has made hundreds of screen prints, including commissioned band posters.

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