Ages 12-19: Ferris Bueller has an uncanny skill for cutting classes, so when he wants a day off, he comes up with the perfect plan for one last hurrah before graduation. With the help of his best friend Cameron and his girlfriend Sloane, Ferris ditches the monotony of high school to explore Chicago and shows his friends how to find the joy in life because, as he tells the audience, "[it] moves pretty fast; if you don't stop and look around once in a while, you could miss it." Rated PG-13. 103 minutes.
Find out if you are prepared to take the next step in starting
your new business with help from the West Central Indiana
Small Business Development Center. The West Central
ISBDC workshop will show you how to best finance your
new business and walk you through the lending process with
commercial banks, as well as discuss how to attain Small
Business Administration (SBA) loans, how to find investors,
and what local lending programs are available.
All Ages: Show off your pop-culture knowledge at West
Branch Library's Spring Break Trivia Night. Play by yourself or
bring a team. There will be five rounds of 10 questions each.
The winners will receive a trophy.
In Thornton Wilder's Our Town, addiction, mental illness, and suicide were silent specters looming in the background of Grover's Corners. To conclude the NEA Big Read 2020, Marty Norman of the Wabash Valley Recovery Alliance, Jaymie Wood of FSA Counseling, and Christina Crist of Team of Mercy will break the silence and discuss the prevalence of substance dependence, mental illness, and suicide in Vigo County. Each speaker will explain the importance of having open conversations, how the community can help those in need overcome the hurdles of recovery, and what resources are available to assist. A question-and-answer session will follow.
Experience the artistry of Vigo County at the Big Read Art Reception, where local artists' works dedicated to the themes of Thornton Wilder's Our Town will be on display. Awards will be presented, including prizes for Best of Show and People's Choice.