Upcoming Events At This Venue
April 5, 2014
Join the Bartholomew County Historical Society for Bowties, Bustles & Bonnets on April 5th, at 6 p.m. at our new facility, the Haw Creek Heritage Center (111 Aiken Street, Hope, Indiana) for 170 years of fashion trends. From powdered wigs to wing tips and sleeve-puffs to shoulder pads, see how technology and social folkways are reflected in style and design throughout the decades in women’s, men’s, and children’s clothing. Cocktails and hors d’oeuvres from historic recipes will be served while you discover high fashion from 1776-1946. Reservations are required and tickets can be purchased at the Bartholomew County History Center at 524 Third Street in Columbus, the Hope-Star Journal at 645 Harrison Street in Hope, at the Yellow Trail Museum at 644 Main Street in Hope. Tickets will become available in March and are $20 for the public, $15 for members, and $5 for children (21 years or under). Group ticket pricing is available.
In conjunction with Hope’s Civil War Days and the Haw Creek Heritage Center’s Open House, a free preview of the show at 1 p.m. at the town square in Hope. Rain location will be at the library annex.
May 18, 2014
If you have ever watched a vibrant Indian dance scene and wished you could take part; this is the class for you. In this fully participatory class, expert dance instructor, Jenny Bhupatker, will lead you through the basics of Bollywood movements inspired by the Bollywood film industry. She will explain the music and steps and make sure you are comfortable with this innovative and popular dance form. Bhupatker is an instructor for Bollywood Dance Indianapolis and IUPUI.
$8 for public, $5 for members
Maximum: 75 guests
Advance registration is required and payment is to be made in full at time of registration. To register call 812-372-3541 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Members of the Bartholomew County Historical Society get special discounts on workshops. Members also get every fourth class FREE.