31 Tuesday / December 31, 2013

Mirror Mysteries: Science of Reflection


308 W. Fourth Street Bloomington, Indiana 47404
http://www.wonderlab.org

Is it magic or is it science? Have great fun exploring the surprising tricks mirrors can play on your brain! This special hands-on exhibition for people of all ages is on display at WonderLab (Tuesday – Sunday) through April 13.

Children / Education / Exhibits

31 Tuesday / December 31, 2013

Brown County Art Guild – Winter Exhibition


The Brown County Art Guild
http://www.browncountyartguild.org

Featured exhibit on display in the Upper Loft Gallery: Annual Winter Exhibition, featuring paintings by Contemporary Art Guild Member Artists and works from the Marie Goth Estate Permanent Collection. Now – December 31

Reception: Second Saturday, December 14, 5:00-8:00 pm (during the Holiday Village Art Walk)
Please join the Guild for an evening of light refreshments and to purchase your $10 raffle ticket for your final opportunity to win the beautiful autumn landscape created collaboratively by nine Guild Member Artists. Contributing artists include Mark Burkett, Ronald Mack, Thom Robinson, Rena Brouwer, Patricia Rhoden, Wyatt LeGrand, Jeanne McLeish, Pamela Chase Newell, and Chris Newlund. The lucky raffle winner will be drawn during the Holiday Art Walk reception. (need not be present to win).

Exhibits

31 Tuesday / December 31, 2013

Exhibit: ‘For the Beauty of the Earth’ at Lennie’s Restaurant & Brew Pub

11:00 am
Lennie's Restaurant & Brew Pub (1795 E 10th St.)
http://www.lenniesgourmetpizza.com/

“For the Beauty of the Earth”, an exhibition of photographs and artwork by Glenda Breeden and Patricia C. Coleman, opens November 1, 2013 in Lennie’s Restaurant and Brewhouse. Opening Reception is Tuesday, November 5th 7:00pm to 9:00pm in Lennie’s Bar and Brewhouse, 1795 East 10th Street, Bloomington, IN. Exhibit runs through December 31, 2013. Glenda Breeden is passionate about photographing nature. She is a peace activist, writer, photographer, poet, mother, grandmother and advocate for justice. Patricia C. Coleman loves the process of moving ideas into artist reality. Artist, poet, storyteller, she is owner of Patricia’s Wellness Arts Café where she shares her arts and crafts and herbal products, and the creations of ten other local artist and artisans. Photographs and art purchase information will be available at Lennie’s. You can reach Patricia at 812-334-8155 or see more of her work online at http://www.hartrock.net/cafe.htm.

Sunday – Thursday 11 am – 11 pm
Friday & Saturday 11 am – Midnight
*The Pub is open one hour later.

Exhibits

31 Tuesday / December 31, 2013

Soft Things, Shiny Things, Sensational Things

11:00 am to 05:30 pm
By Hand Gallery, 101 West Kirkwood #109
http://www.byhandgallery.com

A holiday show of handmade work by more than 50 local artists.

Exhibits

31 Tuesday / December 31, 2013

CELEBRATION Gift-able Arts at Patricia’s Wellness Arts Cafe

01:00 pm
Patricia's Wellness and Arts Cafe (725 West Kirkwood Avenue)
http://www.hartrock.net/cafe.htm

“CELEBRATION Gift-able ARTS” : an exhibit of locally crafted arts, crafts, gifts and ornaments to surprise and delight. Exhibit runs through December 31st, 2013. The Wellness Arts Gallery features the work of local artists, craftspeople, and creative people from across the earth. Open Tuesday through Friday, 1:00 pm to 6:00 pm; Saturdays, 12 pm to 5 pm, Sundays 1-4 pm with BAKE SALE and every first Friday 1- 8 pm. The Wellness Arts Gallery has a call out for artists interested in exhibiting in our intimate space. We look forward to meeting you and discussing exhibiting your work. For information call 812-334-8155. Sign up for our mailing list or contact us at [email protected]

Exhibits

31 Tuesday / December 31, 2013

Kid Kazooey’s 12th Annual New Year’s Eve Family Dance Party


Frangipani Room, Indiana Memorial Union Building, 900 East 7th Street
http://www.kidkazooey.com

Bring in the New Year with your young’uns and Bloomington’s premier children’s/family entertainer, Kid Kazooey and his band, The BallRoom Roustabouts. Complete with a simulated Countdown to Midnite around 7p!

Children / Entertainment / Live Music

31 Tuesday / December 31, 2013

Beer School at Yogi’s

07:00 pm
Yogi's (519 E. 10th Street)
http://www.yogis.com

Beer School, a series of educational presentations about beer, is held every Tuesday at 7 pm at Yogi’s Grill & Bar in the Pub Room. Speakers range from Yogi’s own in-house staff (who are Certified Beer Servers) to craft brewers from around the country. Admission is free.

Eat and Drink / Education / Speakers

31 Tuesday / December 31, 2013

Quarryland Men’s Chorus Rehearsal

07:30 pm
First United Church (2420 E. 3rd St.)
http://quarryland.org/

Quarryland Men’s Chorus is an established, respected partner in the region’s art scene. In addition to providing a positive performance-based community for gay and bisexual men and their allies in South Central Indiana, the Chorus fosters talent, fellowship, pride, and understanding through excellence in vocal music. Rehearsals are open for anyone interested in joining the chorus either as a singing member, non-singing member, or volunteer to listen to a rehearsal and join some of the members for social-hour afterward. We typically adjourn to Lennie’s on 10th Street after rehearsal. Please join us!

Entertainment / LGBT / Live Music / Volunteering

31 Tuesday / December 31, 2013

Jazz From Bloomington Jam Session at Cafe Django

07:30 pm
Cafe Django (116 N. Grant St.)
http://www.jazzfrombloomington.org/fr_home.cfm

The open jam sessions raise the awareness of jazz in the community by involving jazz artists, educators, students, community members and business leaders to come together once a month for a jam session at Café Django. Students work on the art of jazz improvisation in small groups and are led by experienced jazz educators and performers. Some of the guest facilitators for the jam sessions over the past year have been: David Baker, Larry Ridley, Pat Harbison, Tom Walsh, Jeremy Allen, Keith Karns and Monika Herzig.

Recurring monthly on the last Tuesday of the month.

Entertainment / Live Music

31 Tuesday / December 31, 2013

Blues Jam at the Player’s Pub

08:00 pm
Player's Pub (424 S. Walnut St)
http://www.theplayerspub.com/

Blues Jam, featuring a variety of local blues musicians, is held every Tuesday night at the Player’s Pub. The Player’s Pub is a restaurant and music venue, with both a bar and an all-ages section. Local and regional acts perform seven days a week. Visit website for the full schedule.

Entertainment / Live Music

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