Ivy Tech's Main Campus again is hosting a free viewing the the 2010 True Grit starring Jeff Bridges. This finale to this years celebration of the Community Read will have refreshments and a limited supply of free books to attendees. Come early and enjoy Ivy Tech's old west hospitality!
You are invited to the Amberson mansion for the celebration of the year. To recreate the opulence of the Amberson's home the event will be held at the newly restored Indiana Theatre. Come and meet this remarkable family, see an original play and dance the night away.Reservations and a $5.00 fee are required; call 812-232-1116 to secure your spot today.
Artists from the River City Art Association and the Wabash Valley Art Guild will be featured in an exhibit of works inspired by this year's Wabash Valley Big Read selection. Tarkington creates a picture of a family wrapped in cultural and technological changes. Today's artists, themselves trained observers, have created works that tell visual stories of what lies beneath the words of this Pulitzer prize winning work. Refreshments will be offered.
Join us as we look between the lines of 'The Magnificent Ambersons' and into the lives of our ancestors during this pivotal time of change for women. Author and columnist Dorothy Jerse will share her research on local women and storyteller Sally Weatherston will share their stories. Don't miss this celebration of Terre Haute Women's History.