September 12, 2014
Centered on the artist-in-residence projects that Indianapolis-based collective We Are City has facilitated since 2012, [EXPORT] shares the group’s city engagement efforts with a new audience in Columbus.[EXPORT] is curated by Laura Holzman, Public Scholar of Curatorial Practices and Visual Art at IUPUI. It features work by Oliver Blank, Jace Clayton, William “Zoe” FitzGerald, James A. Reeves, Rocío Rodríguez Salceda, and Matthew Skjonsberg. [EXPORT] will be on display at the IU Center for Art + Design (IUCA+D) from Friday, September 5 through Wednesday, October 1. Gallery hours are from 1-5pm Tuesdays through Saturdays.
September 12, 2014 – September 13, 2014
Local collectors and the Historical Society, Architectural Archives, Yellow Trail Museum, Atterbury-Bakalar Museum, Genealogy Society, DAR, Fire Department and Cummins will display personal collections of local history memorabilia throughout the library and on the Plaza. Slide shows, gas engines, fire engines, racing history, hands-on children’s activities, music, more! Sponsored by the Bartholomew County Public Library and Historic Columbus Indiana. Sign up to win door prizes. Purchase pizza from Flatrock Flatbread Pizza.
Live music, Local cuisine, Wine & Beer Tasting
We hope you can join us!
Friday, September 12th, 6:30 pm – 11:00 pm
Mill Race Park Round Lake
Heavy Hors d’oeuvres provided by local restaurants
Awards for best decorated sneakers
Local Wine & Beer Tasting • Cash Bar
Howl at The Moon Dueling Piano Bar
Tickets can be purchased online at
or by visiting Donner Center
“Special pricing” if purchased by August 15, 2014:
$75 couple and $40 individual
After August 15, 2014:
$85 couple or $50 individual
Proceeds benefiting the State Street Project
The unparalleled event held around the
illuminated Round Lake at Mill Race Park
~ an experience you won’t want to miss!
September 13, 2014
An American suffers a heart attack every 34 seconds.
An American dies of cardiovascular disease every 37 seconds.
Someone in the United States has a stroke every 40 seconds.
Join the fight against heart disease and stroke at the American Heart Association’s annual Heart Walk. The Heart Walk celebrates those who have survived heart disease, gives hope to those battling it and inspires change among all of us. Together we can defeat America’s #1 killer. To register, or for more information, visit columbusinheartwalk.kintera.org.
- Celtic Concert – Friday Night
- Ceilidh – Saturday Night
- Highland Dancing Competition
- Clan Tents
- Sheep dog Trials
- European Car Show
- Musical Entertainment
- Bagpipe Marching Bands
- Re-enactors/Living History
- Children’s Activities
- Scottish Country Dancing
- Merchandise & Food Vendors
Purchase fresh produce grown by local farmers/gardeners, fresh-cut flowers, herbs, home-baked goods (including gluten-free), coffee, tea, lemon shake-ups, local art, jewelry, and mosaics, while enjoying music by local and regional musicians.
Located between Brown & Lindsey Streets, Downtown Columbus.
What do a mermaid, a unicorn tail, and a two-headed cow have in common? They are all the types of “artifacts” included in traveling displays of oddities which were a popular form of entertainment before movies. Check out some of the strange items in the Bartholomew County Historical Society’s collection and make a curiosity to take home that will be sure to impress your friends! Our Saturday Samplers are monthly family friendly workshops catered towards small children.