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1 Wednesday / January 1, 2014

Mirror Mysteries: Science of Reflection

308 W. Fourth Street Bloomington, Indiana 47404

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

1 Wednesday / January 1, 2014

Soft Things, Shiny Things, Sensational Things

11:00 am to 05:30 pm
By Hand Gallery, 101 West Kirkwood #109

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


1 Wednesday / January 1, 2014

First Day Fitness Trail Run/Walk

03:00 pm
Fairfax SRA, 9301 S. Fairfax Road, Bloomington, IN

Registration / Check-In: 2:00 p.m. to 2:45 p.m.
Run / Walk Start Time: 3:00 p.m.

Pre-register for $10 thru Dec. 30 at www.inrunco.com/firstday
Day-of registration will be available for the same price ($10). However, only the pre-registrants get a goody bag – which includes a $15 gift certificate for the Windjammer Grill at Fourwinds Resort!

This is an untimed, non-competitive run / walk. Choose from a 4-mile or 1⅓-mile course through the woods.

Registration/check-in is at Bay View Shelter (across from Fourwinds Resort).

Your registration fee includes a private hors d’oeuvres buffet at the Fourwinds Resort’s Windjammer Grill following the run / walk! We’ll also have a drawing for four $25 gift certificates from the Indiana Running Company.

Please note: Admission to Fairfax SRA is FREE during the winter season!

Questions? Contact the Paynetown Activity Center on Monroe Lake at 812-837-9967 or email Jill Vance at [email protected].

Fitness / Health / Outdoors / Sports

1 Wednesday / January 1, 2014

Meditation Instruction and Group Meditation

07:00 pm to 08:30 pm
Tibetan Mongolian Buddhist Cultural Center (3655 S. Snoddy Road)

Insight Meditation Instruction and Group Meditation is held every Wednesday at the Tibetan Mongolian Buddhist Cultural Center. Based on the model developed by Jon Kabat Zinn. No previous meditation experience necessary. All are welcome. No charge. Donations appreciated.

Education / Fitness

1 Wednesday / January 1, 2014

Bloomington Singers’ Circle at the Runcible Spoon

08:00 pm
The Runcible Spoon (412 E. 6th St.)

An open singing circle for people who like to sing and listen to traditional songs of Ireland, Scotland, and rest of the British Isles and their related traditions in Canada and the USA. The BSC follows the traditions of singing circles/sessions found in Ireland and the British Isles. The songs are primarily unaccompanied and sung from memory, but the occasional accompanied song is not out of the ordinary.

Held on the first of every month.

Entertainment / Live Music

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