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March 2019 Calendar of Events

Carrollton, KY
2: Three Rivers Friends of NRA Raffle, Auction & Dinner.
5 p.m. at Gen. Butler Resort Park Conference Center. Tickets $45 each or two for $80. (502) 732-6488.
19: Kentucky Gathers Dulcimer Group. 10 a.m. at Gen. Butler State Resort Park. (502) 732-4384.

Charlestown, IN
30: Clark County 4-H Consignment Auction.
10 a.m. at the Clark County Fairgrounds, 9608 Hwy. 62. (502) 817-6831.

Clarksville, IN
1-31: “The Robber Bridegroom.”
At Derby Dinner Playhouse, 525 Marriott Dr. For ticket and times call (812) 288-8281.
2-30: “The Emperor’s New Clothes.” A children’s theater play at Derby Dinner Playhouse, 525 Marriott Dr. For ticket and times call (812) 288-8281.

Crestwood, KY
1-28: All Around Kentucky art exhibit.
A collection of paintings from the Plein Air Painters of Kentucky. Presented by Pratherdesign Gallery. At Kentucky Artisan Distillery, 6230 Old Lagrange Rd. (502) 822-3042.
22: Printing from Plants. 6-7:30 p.m. at Yew Dell Gardens, 6220 Old La Grange Rd. Tickets $20 and $30. (502) 241-4788 or www.yewdellgardens.org.
14: “Clover Leaf” 5K Run and 2-Mile Walk. 6:30 p.m. at Briar Hill Park. $25 registration fee. (502) 225-0655, ext. 5402.
20: The Plants and Gardens of Coastal Maine: A Travelogue Dinner. 6:30-8:30 p.m. at Yew Dell Gardens, 6220 Old La Grange Rd. Tickets $80 and $90. (502) 241-4788 or www.yewdellgardens.org.
24: Art of Sustainable Landscape. A workshop with Paul Tukey. 2-3:30 p.m. at Yew Dell Gardens, 6220 Old La Grange Rd. (502) 241-4788 or www.yewdellgardens.org.
30: Opening Day, Hellebore Sale & Free Workshops. 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. at Yew Dell Gardens, 6220 Old La Grange Rd. (502) 241-4788 or www.yewdellgardens.org.

Florence, IN
9: The Urban Cowboy Reunion Show.
Starring Mickey Gilley and Johnny Lee. 7 p.m. at the CenterStage Showroom at Belterra Casino Resort, 777 Belterra Dr. Tickets starting at $25. 1-888-235-8377.
30: The Fab Four – The Ultimate Tribute. 7 p.m. in the CenterStage Showroom at Belterra Casino Resort, 777 Belterra Dr. Tickets starting at $15. 1-888-235-8377.

La Grange, KY
12-April 13: “The Garden Show.”
Art show featuring Arts Association of Oldham County artists. Reception from 6:30-8 p.m. April 14. At Gallery 104, 104 E. Main St. (502) 222-3822.
28: Celebration of Women. Women warriors and first responders to be honored. Dr. Sue Feeley to receive this year’s award. Featuring Tablescapes for participating businesses. Sponsored by the Oldham County Chamber of Commerce. 11:30 a.m. at City Place Pavilion 2, 112 South First Ave. Tickets $30 each or $50 for two. (502) 222-1635.

Louisville, KY
1-30: “Deception: Beta.”
Presented by Whodunnit Inc. of Kentucky. Seating at 6:30 p.m. with the show at 7 p.m. at Bristol Bar & Grille downtown, 614 W. Main St. Reserve at (502) 426-7100 or www.whodunnitky.com.
1-3: Spring Used Book Sale. 10 a.m. - 7 p.m. Friday, 10 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. At Locust Grove, 561 Blankenbaker Lane. (502) 897-9845.
1: Republic Bank First Friday Trolley Hop. 5-11 p.m. in downtown Louisville. (502) 583-1671.
9: St. Patrick’s Day Parade. 3 p.m. on Bardstown Road in the Highlands. Sponsored by the Ancient order of Hibernians. Free. The 37th annual parade will begin at Baxter and Broadway and travels south to Windsor Avenue. Visit www.LouisvilleIrish.com.
9: Rodes City Run 10K. 8 a.m. at Second and Broadway streets. Entry fee $25-$45. (502) 753-1020. Visit www.RodesCityRun.com.
9-10: Flea Off Market. Juried event featuring handmade items. At the NULU District parking lot, 1228 1007 E. Jefferson St. (502) 552-0061.
14: Kentucky Derby Festival Unveiled. The first official Kentucky Derby Festival event of 2019. 5-8 p.m. at Mellwood Art Center, 1860 Mellwood Ave. Poster signing will take place at the event. Tickets $40. (502) 584-FEST or www.kdf.org.
15: “Punch with the President: John Adams Speaks.” 6:30 p.m. at Locust Grove, 561 Blankenbaker Lane. Tickets $15 and $12. Reservations required. (502) 897-9845.
16: Irish Classic 10K. E.P. Tom Sawyer Park to host this 26th annual event. 9 a.m. race start. Register 7-8:30 a.m. Entry fee $30-$40. (502) 429-7270.
16: Shamrocked at 4th St. Live! Compete in a St. Patrick’s Day bar crawl. Drink specials. Live entertainment from 4-8 p.m. Register at www.Ticketfly.com.
21: Legends Series: Kentucky Owl. Join the Museum’s Bourbon Authority, Fred Minnick, for in-depth conversation and tastings with bourbon titans. 5:30 p.m. at the Kentucky Derby Museum, 704 Central Ave. Admission $79.50. (502) 992-5916.
29: Frankfort Avenue Trolley Hop. 6-10:30 p.m. Visit www.fatfridayhop.org.

Madison, IN
1-3: Girl’s Weekend.
Presented by Madison Main Street Program. Shopping, classes, giveaways, fashion show and more. At 301 E. Main St. $50 registration fee. (812) 274-0195.
1-May 9: “The Art of Learning.” Exhibit and sale of original art by local and regional artists, at Ivy Tech, 590 Ivy Tech Dr. Free. In conjunction with the Madison Art Club. Reception at 3:30-5 p.m. March 21. (812) 265-2923.
1-31: Artist of the Month Exhibit. Featuring artists Debi Black and Pat Newman. At Art on main Gallery, 309 W. Main St. Reception is 1-3 p.m. March 9. (812) 265-2923.
1-June 30: “The Art of Healing.” Exhibit and sale of original art by area artists. At King’s Daughters’ Hospital, 1373 E. State Rd. 62. (812) 273-2923.
1: Senior Dance with Paul Smith. 6 p.m. at Brown Gym on Broadway. Presented by Madison Senior Citizens. $5 per person. (812) 265-4758.
5: Girls Inc. “She Knows Where She’s Going” Luncheon. Noon at The Livery Stable. Doors open at 11:15 a.m. Individual ticket $30. Tables of eight are $325; half table of four is $165. (812) 265-5863.
7: Madisonians Abroad: Haifa, Israel. Air chair travel with host Meg Perry. 6-7 p.m. at the Madison-Jefferson County Public Library, 420 W. Main St. Free. (812) 265-2744.
8: “Celtica” in concert. Presented by the Madison Performing Arts Foundation. 7 p.m. at Trinity United Methodist Church, 202 Broadway St. (812) 866-5875.
8: Senior Dance with Steel Country. 6 p.m. at Brown Gym on Broadway. Presented by Madison Senior Citizens. $5 per person. (812) 265-4758.
9: Deal with the Dealer. 9 a.m. - 6 p.m. at the Lumber Mill Antique Mall, 271 W. First St. and various other antique stores in town. Negotiate directly with booth owners. (812) 273-3040.
9-10: Envision Conference 2019. 10 a.m. Saturday, 8:45 a.m. Sunday at River Valley Community Church, 2535 Clifty Dr. (812) 265-LOVE.
15: Senior Dance with Paul Boggs. 6 p.m. at the Moose Lodge, 1340 Michigan Rd. Presented by Madison Senior Citizens. $5 per person. (812) 265-4758.
15: City of Madison’s Kick-Off to St. Patrick’s Day. An evening of downtown entertainment in classic pub crawl form. 6 p.m. at Mulberry and Second Street Parking Lot. Tickets $30. Sponsored by VisitMadison Inc. 1-800-559-2956.
16: Funding Your Business. Learn ways area artists are funding their passions with grants, teaching opportunities, classes and commission sales. Panelists include artist Debi Black, photographer Bernie Kasper, musician Bill Lancton and Anna Tragesser of the Indiana Arts Commission. Free for guests. at the Madison-Jefferson County Public Library, 420 W. Main St. Free. (812) 265-2744.
21-23: Friends of the Library Children’s Book Sale. 3-7 p.m. Thursday, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Friday and Saturday at the Madison-Jefferson County Public Library, 420 W. Main St. (812) 265-2744.
22: Senior Dance with Alliance. 6 p.m. at Brown Gym on Broadway. Presented by Madison Senior Citizens. $5 per person. (812) 265-4758.
25: Book Group. Discussion of the book, “The Miniaturist,” by Jessie Burton. Leader is Judi Terpening. Free. At the Madison-Jefferson County Public Library, 420 W. Main St. Free. (812) 265-2744.
29: Senior Dance with Family & Friends. 6 p.m. at Brown Gym on Broadway. Presented by Madison Senior Citizens. $5 per person. (812) 265-4758.
29: Possessed by Paul James in concert. With special guest Willie Tea Taylor. 8 p.m. at the Red Bicycle Hall, 125 E. Main St. Part of the RiverRoots Music Series. Tickets $17 and $20. Visit www.RiverRoots.org.
Village Lights Bookstore March Events: Every Saturday night: Saturday Night Stitchers. 6:30-8 p.m. March 2: John Sheckler on the dulcimer. 1-3 p.m. March 5: Book Launch and Signing with Robyn Ryle. 6-8:30. March 9: Live music with Tom Schneider. Noon – 3 p.m. March 12: Freethinkers Book Club. 6-8 p.m. March 16: Book signing with Ray E. Boomhower. Noon – 3 p.m. March 29: Rock n’ Read Around the Clock. A 24-hour reading marathon and children’s book drive to promote literacy and benefit The Clearinghouse. 6 p.m. Friday - 6 p.m. Saturday. At Village Lights Bookstore, 110 E. Main St. (812) 265-1800.

Napoleon, IN
1-10: Ye Olde Central House Photography Show.
Come see the work of local Photographers. 5 p.m. at Central House, 3690 W. Napoleon Main St. Free event. (812) 621-7826.

North Vernon, IN
9: Granville Johnson Bluegrass Festival.
16th annual event at 7 p.m. at Park Civic Theatre, 25 N. Madison Ave. Tickets $20. (812) 346-0330.

Pewee Valley, KY
29-30: “Panache.”
Presented by The Little Colonel Players. 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Friday and Saturday; 2 p.m. Sunday at The Little Colonel Playhouse, Mt. Mercy Drive. Call for tickets. (502) 241-9906 or visit: www.littlecolonel.net.

Versailles, IN
1-31: Park Hop Scavenger Hunt.
Presented by Oak Heritage Conservancy. (317) 258-5217.
15: Native Plant Sale Deadline. Order native wildflowers to create your pollinator habitat. Hosted by the Jefferson County Pollinator Action Group and Oak Heritage Conservancy. (317) 258-5217.

Vevay, IN
1: Open House at Hoosier Theatre.
See the new renovations and tour the theatre. At 209 Ferry St. (812) 427-2319.
2: Wedding Expo of Switzerland County. 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. at Switzerland County Technology and Education Center, 708 W. Seminary St. (812) 427-3237.
9: “Incredibles 2.” 7 p.m. at Hoosier Theatre, 209 Ferry St. Tickets $3. (812) 427-2319.
22: Frisch Marionettes “The Jungle Book.” 6 p.m. at Hoosier Theatre, 209 Ferry St. Tickets $3. (812) 427-2319.

Other Areas:
1-3: Cincinnati Home & Garden Show.
Garden displays, home improvement experts, inspiration, ideas and more. 11 a.m. - 8 p.m. Friday; 10 a.m. - 9 p.m. Saturday; 10 a.m. - 6 p.m. Sunday at the Duke Energy Convention Center, 525 Elm St. in Cincinnati, Ohio. (513) 826-3427.
6-17: “Barefoot in the Park.” Classic comedy presented by TheatreWorks of Southern Indiana. At the historic Indiana State Bank Building, 203 E. Main St., New Albany, Ind. (502) 396-4009.
7: Women’s History Month Presentation. Living historian Mandy Dick will portray Abigail Adams, wife of President John Quincy Adams. 6:15 p.m. in the Strassweg Auditorium of the New Albany-Floyd County Public Library, 180 W. Spring St., New Albany, Ind. (812) 923-9124.
15-17: Kentucky Crafted Market. One-of-a-kind arts extravaganza featuring art, crafts, music, books, specialty food and more. At Kentucky Horse Park Alltech Arena. 1-888-833-2787.
16: Lawrenceburg-Greendale St. Paddy’s Day Pub Crawl. Presented by Lawrenceburg Main Street Program. 4-11 p.m. in Lawrenceburg, Ind. (812) 537-4507.
16-April 30: AquaVenture Art Exhibit. Presented by the Kentucky Watercolor Society. Opening Reception on March 16 from 3-5 p.m. at the James Bourne Gallery, 137 E. Main St., New Albany, Ind. (502) 561-0377.
23-24: Stella Di Luce Art Show: A Celebration of Art and Wine. 10 a.m. - 6 p.m. Saturday; noon - 5 p.m. Sunday at Huber Winery Plantation Hall, 19816 Huber Rd. in Borden, Ind. (812) 923-9463.
28: Macy’s Kentucky Derby Spring Fashion Show. At the Horseshoe Southern Indiana Casino, 11999 Casino Center Dr. SE, Elizabeth, Ind. (866) 676-7463. 5:30 p.m. cocktails and boutique shopping; 7 p.m. dinner; 8 p.m. fashion show. Tickets start at $40-$75. Reserve at www.kdf.org.
29-30: Over the Moon Vintage Spring Market. A market of vintage, worn and rusted items. 4-9 p.m. Friday, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Saturday at Agner Hall at Lawrenceburg (Ind.) Fairgrounds. (513) 973-2565.

 

 

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