native and ISU teacher of Latin and Classical studies,
Marilyn Bisch, will lead a leisurely walking tour that will loop through
downtown and Indiana State University's campus. She will highlight significant
structures influenced by neo-classical architecture while sharing some of Terre
Haute's unique history. Please wear comfortable walking shoes.
Mary Kramer, Executive Director of Wabash Valley Art Spaces
will be discussing Turn to the River,
multi-year project to reconnect downtown Terre Haute with the Wabash River
through public art and design.
Take a break from your busy day for a nature themed storytime. Create a fun, easy craft to take home. Register with Amber Slaughterbeck at 812-462-3392 or by messaging Amber.Slaughterbeck@VigoCounty.IN.Gov.
Freshen up your gardening game! Learn to grown your own vegetables, prepare quick, easy summer recipes and stretch your food dollars at home. Take home produce and free gifts from Purdue Extension. Registration is required. Registrations can be made in person at the library, or by phone 812-235-2121 or 812-462-3317.
Erin Gregory from the Vigo County YMCA invites parents to come work out and play with your little one at the same
time! It will be a learning experience for both parties. There will be a mix of
yoga, strength, and some cardio. This program will incorporate parents and
toddlers ages 2-5 on various exercise moves that can be performed
There's no need to be intimidated about fitness, no matter your age, experience or current health. Chris Davies from Fitness Solutions shares his science behind exercise and answers questions you may have about fitness, exercise, and how you can start getting fit!
Eric Wrightsman, a local Special Olympian, shares his story with the Special Olympics and what the events mean to him. Also, Jodi Moan shares what the Olympics do at a local level in the community. Refreshments will be served.
Basketball is a fun sport to play, but what do we know of the science of basketball? Let Professor Steve dazzle your kids & adults with
basketball-related experiments & demonstrations as we look at the game from a
scientific viewpoint. Principles of air-pressure, combustion, energy &
biology will be explored, combined with sports principles such as teamwork,
following directions & listening to the coach.