ANTIQUES AND FLEA MARKETS

MRL Book Sale
Morrisson-Reeves Library, 80 North 6th Street, Abington
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
765-966-8291
  Wednesday through Saturday, April 23 - 26, 2014

Most items are $1 or less! 10,000 items for sale! Donated material includes a wide range of fiction and non-fiction: books on biography, cooking, education, history, home and garden, self-help, social sciences and romance novels, mysteries, thrillers and much more.

Earlham Symphony Orchestra
Earlham College, Goddard Auditorium, 801 National Road West, Abington
7:30 pm

  Saturday, April 26, 2014
Spring Orchestra Concert Featuring Earlham Symphony Orchestra Symphonic Dances. This concert will feature a set of Symphonic Dances from various time periods, culminating in Leonard Bernstein's beloved Symphonic Dances from West Side Story. Free admission, no tickets required.

Lend Me a Tenor
Richmond Civic Theatre, 1003 East Main Street, Abington
7:30 pm
765-962-1816
  Friday, May 9, 2014
September 1934. Saunders, the general manager of the Cleveland Grand Opera Company, is primed to welcome world famous, Tito Morelli, the greatest tenor of his generation, to appear for one night only as Othello. The star arrives late and, through a hilarious series of mishaps, is believed to be dead. A sensation on Broadway and London, this madcap, screwball comedy will close RCT's 2013-2014 incredible season with hilarity. Regular $15, Senior (65+) $12, Student (with ID) $12

Lemonade Day
Throughout Wayne County, Abington
All Day

waynecounty.lemonadeday.org/
  Sunday, May 18, 2014
Encourage our young entrepreneurs - become a mentor, or just buy a glass of lemonade from the many stands you'll find set up across Wayne County. Individual entrepreneurs set their own price for their products.

Geocaching Adventure
Hayes Arboretum, 801 Elks Road, Abington
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
765-962-3745
  Saturday, May 31, 2014
Have you ever wanted to search for a hidden Treasure? Geocaching is the perfect adventure for you! It is a real-world, outdoor treasure-hunting game using GPS-enabled devices. Learn the basics and hunt for a few treasures. Members-Free; Non-Members: $5.00. Children 12 and under-Free. Must bring your own GPS-enabled device

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ARTS AND CRAFTS

Children's Art Class
Hagerstown Museum & Arts Place, 96 1/2 E. Main St., Hagerstown
4-5 pm
765-489-4005
  Every Thursday
Kids acrylic painting class for ages 5 - 11 is taught by Bess Sturgis. Lessons and materials are provided without charge, thanks to a grant from the Wayne County Foundation.

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AUTO ENTHUSIASTS

Ivy Tech Car Show
Ivy Tech Community College, 2357 Chester Blvd., Richmond
8:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
966-2656
  Saturday, April 26, 2014
21st Annual Ivy Tech Car Show, April 26. Registration for cars 8:30am. $15 to register cars in show, Free to public.

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CONVENTION/SPECIAL GROUP EVENTS

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HISTORY AND HERITAGE

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FAMILY FUN

Saturday Bingo
Golay Community Center, 1007 E. Main St, Cambridge City
Doors open at 4 pm. Earlybirds at 5 pm.
765-478-5565
  Every Saturday Night, 2013
Come Win on Saturdays! $1,000 overall game every Saturday on the package!!!!

Live Trivia Night at Little Sheba's
175 Fort Wayne Avenue, Richmond
6 pm - ??
765-962-2999
www.littleshebas.com/entertainment2.htm
  Every Thursday. Form a team and win prizes!

Richmond Furniture Gallery Train Rides & Model Train Display
Richmond Furniture Gallery 180 Fort Wayne Ave., Richmond
12:00-5:00 p.m
(765)939-3325
www.richmondfurnituregallery.com
  Trains run 1st & 3rd weekend of each month. Saturdays and Sundays 12:00-5:00 p.m. Free vintage kiddie train rides.

Storytime for Wigglers (0-24 mo.)
Morrisson Reeves Library, 80 North 6th St., Richmond
10:30 am
765-966-8291
www.mrlinfo.org/children/storytime/index.html
  Tuesdays at 10:30 am.
Join us as we discover the world of board books, games, finger plays and songs!

Storytime for Walkers (2-4 yrs.)
Morrisson Reeves Library, 80 North 6th St., Richmond
10:30 am
765-966-8291
www.mrlinfo.org/children/storytime/index.html
  Wednesdays at 10:30 am.
Join us for stories, crafts, games, songs, and snacks all based on a theme.

Storytime for Big Kids (4-PreK)
Morrisson Reeves Library, 80 North 6th St., Richmond
10:30 am
765-966-8291
www.mrlinfo.org/children/storytime/index.html
  Thursdays at 10:30 am.
Join us for stories, crafts, games, puppets, and songs all based on a theme.

Storytime Reading Fun (K-3rd)
Morrison Reeves Library, 80 North 6th St., Richmond
3:30 pm
765-966-8291
www.mrlinfo.org/children/storytime/index.html
  Thursdays at 3:30 pm.
Come and listen to some hilarious and awesome stories to restart your imagination.

Bed Time Stories at Joseph Moore Museum of Natural History
Joseph Moore Museum, 801 National Rd. West, Richmond
7:00 pm
765-983-1303
www.earlham.edu/joseph-moore-museum
  Last Thursday of every month
Join the staff at the Joseph Moore Museum to read together before bed. Pajamas are encouraged and stuffed animals are welcome! Admission is free.

St. Paul's Lutheran Birth to Five Play Group
121 South 18th Street, Richmond
Wednesdays - 10:00 to 11:00 am
765-966-6080
  Playgroups are open to children 0 to kindergarten entry ages accompanied by an adult. Each playgroup contains multiple age appropriate toys. Playgroup is an opportunity for children to learn social skills and to enjoy an hour of unstructured play while parents have an opportunity to connect with other parents.

Rose Hamilton Birth to Five Play Groups
Rose Hamilton, 1281 Round Barn Road, Richmond
Mondays - 10:00 to 11:00 am
765-966-6080
  Playgroups are open to children newborn to kindergarten entry ages accompanied by an adult. Each playgroup contains multiple age appropriate toys. Playgroup is an opportunity for children to learn social skills and to enjoy an hour of unstructured play while parents have an opportunity to connect with other parents.

Comedy Night
4th Floor Blues Club, 923 N E Street, Richmond
7:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
765-914-2847
www.inconcertrichmond.com
  Saturday, April 26, 2014
InConcert is hosting comedy night at the 4th Floor Blues Club! Come see Auggie Smith and Tim Bedore. $25.00

Family Fun at Veach's
Veach's Toy Station, 715 E. Main St., Richmond
5-8 p.m.
765-962-5761
veachstoystation.com
  Friday, May 2, 2014
Veach's will remain open late the first Friday of each month. Play family-friendly games and bring the whole family for an evening of fun!

The Chocolate Garden
Richmond Rose Garden, Glen Miller Park, 2200 East Main Street, Richmond
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
765-983-7275
  Saturday, May 3, 2014
Follow the Chocolate Trail through the Richmond Rose garden from 1 to 3 p.m. and enjoy a performance by the Richmond Symphony Brass at 2:00 p.m. Local chocolatiers will gather in one place, offering free samples of numerous items, including Killer Brownies, cake pops, and chocolate wine. FREE!

Olive Hill Craft Show
3331 N. Centerville Road, Richmond
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
765- 886-5216
  Saturday, May 3, 2014
Mothers Days is near! Many gift and garden items for sale. Primitive flower boxes, Rustic tables, metal garden art and lots of birdhouses. Free admission.

Kids Magic Show
4th Floor Blues Club, 923 North E. St, Richmond
1:45 p.m and 3:45 p.m

  Sunday, May 4, 2014
InConcert presents a special Kids Magic Show! Contact the YMCA for tickets or purchase online. Tickets are $5 for kids, $7 for adults or a family of four for $20

Family Fun Ride on Greenway
Springwood Park Pavilion, 64 Waterfall Road, Richmond
All Day
765-977-2886
  Saturday, May 10, 2014
Family Fun Ride on the Cardinal Greenway Trail. This will be the first ever FREE Ride designed especially for parents, grandparents, and family to introduce new, young riders to the Trail. Adults MUST accompany the child at all times! Foundation

Family EarthDay Celebration
Tom Raper Center, Wayne County Fairgrounds, 861 North Salisbury Road, Richmond
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
765-855-3188
  Saturday, May 10, 2014
This FREE event will feature fun games and activities for all ages, information from Earth-friendly organizations and non-profits, and two hour-long shows from Marks Ark Animal Showcase. Dont miss the fun!

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MUSIC

Live Music at the Firehouse BBQ & Blues
Firehouse BBQ & Blues, 400 N. 8th St. in the Depot District, Richmond
8 pm
765-488-0312
www.firehousebbqandblues.com/
  Live Blues on Tuesday, Friday & Saturday Nights. 21 and over only after 7 pm. BBQ for the people!

E Street Pub Open Mic Night
E Street Pub, 815 N. E St., Richmond
8 pm
765-488-0982
https://www.facebook.com/estreetpub
  Tuesdays & Thursdays!
Bring your guitar, bass, drum, or voice and jam with some of the best musicians in Indiana!

Live Music at Joe's Pizza
Joe's Pizza, 911 N. , Richmond
5:30 to ???
765-935-3838
  Live Music every Friday and Saturday night!

Live Music at Little Sheba's!
175 Fort Wayne Ave., Richmond
5 - 9 pm
765-962-2999
www.littleshebas.com/entertainment2.htm
  Every Friday & Saturday!
Come on down for a roaring-good time!

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NATURE

Bird Watching & Walk
Hayes Arboretum,801 Elks Road, Richmond
7:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.
765-962-3745
www.hayesarboretum.org
  Saturday, April 26, 2014
Join noted bird authority Neil Sabine from Indiana University East in a walk and educational seminar. Free.

Bird Watching & Walk
Hayes Arboretum,801 Elks Road, Richmond
7:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.
765-962-3745
www.hayesarboretum.org
  Saturday, April 26, 2014
Join noted bird authority Neil Sabine from Indiana University East in a walk and educational seminar. Free.

Spring Mushroom Program
Hayes Arboretum, 801 Elks Road, Richmond
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
765-962-3745
www.hayesarboretum.org
  Saturday, May 03, 2014
Dr. Don Ruch, Ball State University professor, and noted national authority on mushrooms is with us to share his keen knowledge of mushrooms, particularly those found in our forest. We will start with a presentation inside and then venture out to see what we might identify. Please call to pre-register. Free.

Moonlight Hike
Hayes Arboretum, 801 Elks Road, Richmond
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
765-962-3745
  Friday, May 16, 2014
Full Moon Hike led by our Naturalist, Stephanie McCurdy. Refreshments served. Hayes Arboretum Members-Free; Non-Members- $3.00. Children 12 and under free.

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SPORTS

Community Yoga
Beatree Yoga, 424 N 10th Street, Richmond
6:00 pm - 7:15 pm
765-267-1341
  Every Friday Evening
Join us each Friday evening for a donation-based class open to any member of our global community. Each class will offer the student to experience a different teacher and different style of yoga. Namaste! Cost is based on donation.

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THEATRE AND ARTS

Lend Me a Tenor
Richmond Civic Theatre, 1003 East Main Street, Richmond
7:30 pm
765-962-1816
gorct.org
  Friday through Sunday May 9-11 and Friday through Sunday May 16-18, 2014
A sensation on Broadway and London, this madcap, screwball comedy will close RCT's 2013-2014 incredible season with hilarity. Regular $15, Senior (65+) $12, Student (with ID) $12.

The Inspiration of Broadway
Civic Hall Performing Arts Center, 380 Hub Etchison Parkway, Richmond
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
765-973-3350
  Saturday, May 17, 2014
Richmond Community Schools and Civic Hall Associates present the Proudly Presenting Series of events with The Inspiration of Broadway. Adults $28 / Students $20 / Group prices avialable by contacting the Civic Hal Box Office.

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