30 Tuesday / October 30, 2018

Help Us Put Together Narcan Kits! (Volunteer Opportunity)

05:30 pm to 09:00 pm
Monroe County Public library

Help the IRA put together thousands of naloxone kits at MCPL in room 1C.

Naloxone is powerful opioid reversal drug, and we distribute it free to community members! This event will include a short naloxone training and you can take some of the kits you make with you.

Volunteers do not have to attend the entire session, so feel free to arrive late or leave early!

Contact us at [email protected] with any questions.
Event Link: https://www.facebook.com/events/151527982458333/


30 Tuesday / October 30, 2018

Live Model Figure Drawing

06:00 pm to 08:00 pm on Nov 29
Artisan Alley

This course is for people who desire an intricate understanding of the human figure and want to embrace the
challenges of working from the live nude and partially nude models. Analyze the structure of the human form, learn the fundamental techniques to render the human form and learn various techniques of abstraction, in order to develop individuality in your work.

We will be using a variety of materials such as charcoal, graphite and pastels and you will explore the elements of a successful drawing at your own pace in a supportive environment.

This course is suitable for individuals of all levels of experience.
At the end of this course there will be a class critique.


The entire 5 week course will be $190
IU students will get the opportunity to sketch the figure models during the first 30 mins for $10 per class

Please bring:
Charcoal ( hard, med, soft)
Graphite pencils ( 2B, 4B, 6B 8B)
Newsprint paper 18×20
Drawing paper 18×20
Blending stumps or blending cloth
Kneading eraser
Clamps or tape for holding paper

222 w. 2nd st across from Kroger and Wendy’s

Education / Entertainment

30 Tuesday / October 30, 2018

Fireside Gala at the Woolery Mill

06:00 pm to 09:00 pm
Woolery Mill

Tapas provided by One World Catering
Appetizers and desserts provided by Celebrity Chefs – Sylvia McNair, Laurie Burns McRobbie, Charlotte Zietlow, Brother William Morris, Rev. Forrest Gilmore, and Bill Breedon
Enjoy Music by the UkeTones, area’s only Ukulele Band
Storytelling by famed performer, Gladys DeVane
Enjoy s’mores around the “campfire”

Benefits / Eat and Drink / Entertainment / Live Music / Spoken Word

30 Tuesday / October 30, 2018

Shalom Center Fireside Gala

06:00 pm to 09:00 pm
Woolery Mill

Come join us at the fireside for an amazing night of tapas from One World Catering, appetizers and desserts from celebrity chefs, music from the UkeTones, a story from Gladys DeVane, a silent and live auction with Brother William Morris, and more, all at this exciting, historic, newly renovated One World Catering location.

The auction will feature items including local hand-make walking sticks from a Shalom client, Victor Oladipo swag, a week-long getaway along Lake Michigan, a rhino safari in South Africa, local goodies from the Goat Conspiracy, and so much more! (Online bidding will also be available for those who cannot attend the event).

Tickets are $60 per person in advance ($65 at the door) and are available at Shalom, at the BCT box office, and online. To inquire, please contact Dorothy Granger at (812) 334-5734, ext. 123 or [email protected]

Benefits / Civic Affairs / Eat and Drink / Live Music / Volunteering

30 Tuesday / October 30, 2018

Dealing with Change and Loss

06:30 pm to 07:30 pm
Kadampa Meditation Center Bloomington 406 S. Walnut St. Bloomington, IN 47401

Dealing with Change and Loss: A Buddhist Approach
With Resident Teacher and Buddhist nun, Kelsang Namdrol

Some of the most challenging and painful times in our lives are to do with unwanted changes and loss. We cling on to people, possessions and situations for our happiness, and losing them hurts. In this practical 3-week series, learn how meditation and Buddha’s teachings can help us to live positively through the winds of change and to gently let go. Through gradually developing a strong mental resilience, we can then become truly calm and happy – whatever happens.
No experience is needed.
Everyone is welcome.

Education / Health / Speakers

30 Tuesday / October 30, 2018

Spamalot: Pre-Show Talk

07:00 pm to 07:30 pm
IU Fine Arts Building - Room 102

Join Professor Rosemarie McGerr for an informative presentation, “How Did We Get to Spamalot? A (Very Short) History of the Arthurian Legends.” Professor McGerr teaches Comparative Literature at IU as well as participating as part of the Medieval Studies Institute. This event will take place on Tuesday, October 30th from 7-7:30 p.m. in Fine Arts Building, Room 102. It is free and open to the public.

Comedy / Theater

30 Tuesday / October 30, 2018


08:00 pm
IU Auditorium

The Tony Award-winning Best Musical Monty Python’s Spamalot begins its search for the Holy Grail in the in fall of 2018. This outrageous musical comedy is lovingly ripped off from the 1975 film classic Monty Python and the Holy Grail. A cheeky musical that features lavish sets and costumes of medieval times, as well as the classically laughable Monty Python skits and antics that teach us to always look on the bright side of life.

Spamalot tells the tale of King Arthur and his Knights of the Round Table as they embark on their quest for the Holy Grail. Flying cows, killer rabbits, taunting Frenchmen, and show-stopping musical numbers are just a few of the reasons audiences worldwide are eating up Spamalot!

Comedy / Entertainment / Live Music / Theater

30 Tuesday / October 30, 2018

Spamalot: Post Q&A Talk

10:30 pm to 11:00 pm
IU Auditorium

Cast members from Spamalot will be available for a post-show Q & A session with the audience on the first evening of the show, October 30. Stick around after the performance to have a conversation with Broadway professionals about life on the road and what it takes to be a successful performing artist.

***Special appearance by recent IU alum: Robert Toms!***

Comedy / Theater

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