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February 2019 Calendar of Events

Batesville, IN
2: Winter Conference.
This 13th annual event features guest speakers, winter market and lunch. 9 a.m. - 3 p.m. at Batesville Middle School, 201 N. Mulberry St. (812) 934-5175.
16: Special Olympics Polar Plunge. Fundraiser to support Indiana’s Special Olympics athletes. 11:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. at Versailles State Park, 1387 Hwy. 50. (317) 328-2000.

Bedford, KY
16: Author Event.
Trimble County native and author Dave Taylor will discuss his writing and research process and read excerpts from his latest book, “Hollywood Came Running.” 10 a.m. at the Trimble County Public Library, 35 Equity Rd. Free. (502) 255-7896.

Carrollton, KY
9: Chocolate Walk.
Shop local and enjoy samples of chocolate at participating downtown businesses. Presented by the Carrollton Main Street Program. (502) 732-5713.
16: “Legends of Love.” A tribute show by the Gen. Butler State Resort Dinner Theater. 6:30-10:30 p.m. at Gen. Butler State Resort Conference Center, 1608 Hwy. 227. Dinner Theatre is $45 plus tax per person. Cash bar available. Room packages available. (502) 732-4384.

Clarksville, IN
1-17: “Love, Sex & The IRS.”
At Derby Dinner Playhouse, 525 Marriott Dr. For ticket and times call (812) 288-8281.
20-March 31: “The Robber Bridegroom.” At Derby Dinner Playhouse, 525 Marriott Dr. For ticket and times call (812) 288-8281.

Commiskey, IN
8-9: Valentine’s Candlelight Dinner.
5 p.m. and 7 p.m. at Stream Cliff Herb Farm, 8225 S. 90 W. (812) 346-5859.

Crestwood, KY
21: Botany of Bourbon.
A dinner and program by Yew Dell Garden’s Paul Cappiello from 6:30-9:30 p.m. at the Kentucky Artisan Distillery, 6230 Old Lagrange Rd. Food prepared by Chateau Bourbon. Also tours and tastings. Tickets $100 for members, $120 for non-members. Reserve by Feb. 15. (502) 241-4788.

Florence, IN
16: Comedian Dennis Miller.
7 p.m. at Belterra Casino Resort CenterStage Showroom. Must be 21 or older. 7 p.m. Tickets starting at $65. 1-888-BELTERRA.
23: Pink Floyd Laser Spectacular. 7 p.m. at Belterra Casino Resort CenterStage Showroom. Must be 21 or older. 7 p.m. Tickets starting at $15. 1-888-BELTERRA.

Hanover, IN
15: “Todrick Hall: Behind the Curtain.”
From MTV, Broadway and “American Idol,” multi-talented performer Todrick Hall will bring his high-energy stage show to Hanover College. 7 p.m. in Fitzgibbon Recital Hall on the Hanover College campus. (812) 866-7000.

Lawrenceburg, IN
8: Downtown Lawrenceburg Chocolate & Wine Walk.
Sponsored by Lawrenceburg Main Street. (812) 537-4507.
8-10: Dearborn County Home Builders Association Home & Garden Show. At Lawrenceburg Event Center, 91 Walnut St. (317) 320-6099.

La Grange, KY
5: “Mysterious Mauvilla: The Lost Treasure of Dr. John Martin Taylor.”
Murder Mystery Dinner Show at 6:30 p.m. at the Rob Morris Education Building, 207 W. Jefferson St. Tickets $50. Presented by the Oldham County High School theater department and sponsored by the Oldham County Historical Society. Reservations required. (502) 222-0826.
9: Chocolate Crawl on La Grange. Enjoy this eighth annual event from 11 a.m. - 4 p.m. at various retailers on La Grange’s Main Street area. Sponsored by the La Grange Main Street Program. Visit lagrangemainstreet.org or call (502) 269-0126.
28: History Dinner Series. Presenting authors Berkeley and Jean Scott discussing their book, “The Kentucky Bourbon Trail.” 6:30 p.m. at the Oldham County History Center, 106 N. Second Ave. Sponsored by the Oldham County Historical Society. Tickets $20 members, $22 non-members. Reservations required. (502) 222-0826.

Louisville, KY
1: Republic Bank First Friday Trolley Hop.
5-11 p.m. in downtown Louisville. (502) 583-1671.
3: “Aaron Burr, Sir: Happy Burrthday!” True or false quiz contest and discussion about Hamilton, Burr and others. 1-3 p.m. at Locust Grove, 561 Blankenbaker Lane. Over age 12: $6, ages 6-12: $3. (502) 897-9845, ext. 108.
6: Afternoon Lecture Series with Dr. Carol Ely: The Burr Conspiracy. 1:15 p.m. at Locust Grove, 561 Blankenbaker Lane. (502) 897-9845, ext. 108.
8-24: “The Green Book.” A play at Bunbury Theatre Co., 604 S. Third St. Tickets $22, seniors $19, students $10. (502) 585-5306.
7: Jon Langston in concert. IHeart Country Music presents this concert at PBR Louisville at 4th St. Live! Doors open at 8 p.m. Tickets $10. Must be 21 and over. Visit the website www.4thstlive.com.
9: Afternoon Tea. Etiquette and delectable bites in the late 19th century, with special guest “Kentucky’s Etiquette Lady.” 1:30 p.m. at The Conrad-Caldwell House Museum, 1402 St. James Ct. (502) 636-5023.
9: A Winter’s Ball titled “Hamilton: An American Musical.” 7-10 p.m. at Locust Grove, 561 Blankenbaker Lane. Tickets $25. (502) 897-9845.
13-16: National Farm Machinery Show. At 850 exhibitors it is the largest indoor farm show in the country. At Kentucky Fair & Exposition Center. www.farmmachineryshow.org.
13-16: Championship Tractor Pull. 7:30-11 p.m. at Kentucky Exposition Center. www.championpull.org.
14: Musique Romantique. 25th Annual Valentine Dinner Show, dancing and silent auction. 6 p.m. at the Grand Ballroom in The Seelbach Hilton, 500 S. Fourth St. Tickets $125. Reservations required. (502) 968-6300.
16-March 30: “Deception: Beta” Presented by Whodunnit Inc. of Kentucky. Seating at 6:30 p.m. with the show at 7 p.m. at Bristol Bar & Grille downtown, 614 W. Main St. Reserve at (502) 426-7100 or www.whodunnitky.com.
20 - May 5: Harlan Hubbard Watercolors. Exhibit of Hubbard watercolors by Bill Caddell of Frankfort, Ind. At the Frazier History Museum, 829 W. Main St. Entry fee charged to enter the museum. (502) 753-5663.
21: Legends Series: Craft Bourbon Night. This unique evening will celebrate the culture, people and history of bourbon. 5:30 p.m. at the Kentucky Derby Museum, 704 Central Ave. (502) 992-5916.
22: F.A.T. Friday Trolley Hop. 6-10:30 p.m. Frankfort, Mellwood and Story Avenues. (502) 550-2054.
24: “Bach’s Suites for Unaccompanied Cello.” Baroque cellist Andre Laurent O’Neil will play an original John Morrison violoncello (London, 1800). 5 p.m. at Locust Grove, 561 Blankenbaker Lane. (502) 897-9845, ext. 108.
28: Cody Johnson in concert. IHeart Country Music presents this concert at PBR Louisville at 4th St. Live! Doors open at 8 p.m. Tickets $15. Must be 21 and over. Visit www.4thstlive.com.

Madison, IN
1: Senior Dance with “Family & Friends.”
6 p.m. at Brown Gym on Broadway. Presented by Madison Senior Citizens. $5 per person. (812) 265-4758.
1-April 7: “The Art of Healing.” Exhibit and sale of original art by area artists. At King’s Daughters’ Hospital, 1373 E. State Rd. 62. (812) 273-2923.
2: Mardi Gras Party. Presented by Habitat for Humanity of Jefferson County. Food, music, costume contest, live and silent auctions. 6-9 p.m. at Venture Out Business Center, 975 Industrial Dr. Tickets $40. (812) 265-9697.
7: “Madisonians Abroad: Cuba – Lavita Shelton.” An evening of armchair travel with Lavita Shelton. 6-7 p.m. at Madison Jefferson County Public Library, 420 West Main St. (812) 265-2744.
7: Artist Reception and Exhibit. Opening of the sixth annual Black Heritage Month, presented by the Madison Art Club. Exhibit will feature the work of Madison artist Brenda Shropshire. Reception from 5-7 p.m. at Art on Main Gallery, 309 W. Main St. (812) 265-2923.
8: Senior Dance with “Steel Country.” 6 p.m. at Brown Gym on Broadway. Presented by Madison Senior Citizens. $5 per person. (812) 265-4758.
9: Spaghetti Supper. 4-8 p.m. at Rykers Ridge Volunteer Fire Department, 2834 N. Rykers Ridge Rd. Free will donation. (812) 265-3113.
10: Meet the Artists Reception. Opening of “The Art of Healing” Exhibit. 2-3:30 p.m. at King’s Daughters’ Hospital, 1373 E. State Rd. 62. (812) 273-2923.
15: Valentine’s Clue Party. Costume contest, cocktails, appetizers, prizes and more. 8-10 p.m. at the Lanier Mansion. Tickets $25 members, $30 non-members. (812) 265-3526.
15: The Tillers in concert. 8 p.m. at the Red Bicycle Hall, 125 E. Main St. Part of the RiverRoots Music Series. Tickets $10 and $12. Visit www.RiverRoots.org.
15: Senior Dance with “Paul Boggs.” 6 p.m. at Brown Gym on Broadway. Presented by Madison Senior Citizens. $5 per person. (812) 265-4758.
15-17: “Dead to the Last Drop.” Dinner theater Presented by the Madison Community Players Inc. 6 p.m. Friday and Saturday; 1 p.m. Sunday at Madison Elks Lodge, 1251 W. Main St. Tickets $30. (812) 493-3357.
16: “Showing and Glowing at Festivals.” The first workshop in a three part series, geared to the area’s large concentration of creative people. 1-3 p.m. at the Madison Jefferson County Public Library, 420 West Main St. (812) 801-9863.
22: Senior Dance with “Alliance.” 6 p.m. at Brown Gym on Broadway. Presented by Madison Senior Citizens. $5 per person. (812) 265-4758.
23: Indiana Wine Trail’s, “Souper Saturday.” Visit all seven Wine Trail wineries for a taste of soups, breads and snacks. (812) 273-6500 or www.indianawinetrail.com.
23: Prince of Peace Catholic Schools Auction Dinner. The 29th annual event is at 6 p.m. at Lide White Boys and Girls Club, 1551 MSH N. Gate Rd. Call for ticket information. (812) 273-5835 or visit: www.popeaceschools.org.
24: Young People’s Concert. Presented by the Madison Performing Arts Foundation. 4 p.m. at Madison Presbyterian Church, 202 Broadway St. (812) 866-5875.

Pewee Valley, KY
1-3; 7-10: “A Touch of Danger.”
Presented by The Little Colonel Players. 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday; 2 p.m. Sunday at The Little Colonel Playhouse, Mt. Mercy Dr. Tickets $25. (502) 314-4124 or visit: www.littlecolonel.org.

Seymour, IN
1-28: Jackson County 4-H Sewing Display
. Noon - 5 p.m. Wednesday through Friday; 11 a.m. - 3 p.m. Saturday at Southern Indiana Center for the Arts, 2001 N. Ewing St. (812) 522-2278.
15-17; 22-23: “9 to 5 The Musical.” Dinner Theatre presented by Jackson County Community Theatre. 6 p.m. Friday and Saturday; 2:30 p.m. Sunday, at The Pines restaurant’s Evergreen Room, 4097 N. Hwy. 31. Reservations required. (812) 358-5228.

Sunman, IN
2: Sunman Bridal Show.
10 a.m. - 1 p.m. at the Sunman American Legion Post 337, 412 Eastern Ave. (812) 623-2972.

Other Areas
7: Genealogy Workshop.
Three Genealogists will present “quick classes” and give tips and techniques on which DNA test to take and how to get the most out of your DNA test results. Program presented by the Southern Indiana Genealogical Society. 6:30 p.m. in Strassweg Auditorium of the New Albany-Floyd County Public Library, 180 W. Spring St., New Albany, Ind. (812) 923-9124.
23-24; 28-March 3: Cincinnati Home & Garden Show. Garden displays, home improvement experts, inspiration, ideas and more. 11 a.m. - 8 p.m. Thursday and Friday, 10 a.m. - 9 p.m. Saturday, 10 a.m. - 6 p.m. Sunday at the Duke Energy Convention Center, 525 Elm St. in Cincinnati. (513) 826-3427.

 

 

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