Go Guide – October 27

Educational

October

AFTER SCHOOL MOVIE — YOU DECIDE, 3:30 p.m. Oct. 27, Bartholomew County Public Library Red Room, 536 Fifth St. Teens cast your votes now for “The Nightmare Before Christmas” and “Pride and Prejudice and Zombies.” Winning movie will be shown. Information: 812-379-1266 and mybcpl.org.

TOPICS IN PERMACULTURE: PRINCIPLES OF PERMACULTURE, 6:30 p.m. Oct. 27, Bartholomew County Public Library, 536 Fifth St. Presenters Ronda Baird and Cheryl Carter Jones will lead the SECOND of a five-part series organized by Kris Medic. Information: 812-379-1266 and mybcpl.org.

SNAKEHEAD ED, 2 p.m. Oct. 29, Bartholomew County Public Library, 536 Fifth St. Learn about nature, reptiles, biomes and science through interactive close encounters with exotic snakes. Information: 812-379-1266 and mybcpl.org.

November

SNORING AND SLEEP APNEA: HOW A DENTIST CAN HELP YOU SLEEP BETTER, 12:30 or 6 p.m. Nov. 1, Bartholomew County Public Library, 536 Fifth St. Columbus dentist Dr. Mark Barr will talk about the signs and symptoms of sleep apnea and how dentists can provide treatment. Information: 812-379-1266 and mybcpl.org.

ALZHEIMER’S CAREGIVER SUPPORT GROUP, 4:30 p.m. Nov. 1, Bartholomew County Public Library, 536 Fifth St. Emotional support, practical assistance in coping with issues and the latest information on research. Information: 812-379-1266 and mybcpl.org.

MEDITATION, for ages 6 and over, presented by Pyramid Meditation Center, 6:30 p.m. Nov. 1, Bartholomew County Public Library, 536 Fifth St. Information: 812-379-1266 and mybcpl.org.

GETTING REAL ABOUT BREAST CANCER, 7 p.m. Nov. 2, Bartholomew County Public Library, 536 Fifth St. Dr. Meghana Raghavendra, medical oncologist with Franciscan Physician Network Oncology & Hematology Specialists, will explain risk factors and how to recognize warning signs and symptoms. Information: 812-379-1266 and mybcpl.org.

MAKE THE MOST OF YOUR INCOME, 6:30 p.m. Nov. 3, Bartholomew County Public Library, 536 Fifth St. Presenter Lisa Piercefield of Apprisen will help participants identify financial goals, develop a plan to reach those goals, create a spending plan and find ways to save money. Information: 812-379-1266 and mybcpl.org.

CIVIL WAR BOOK DISCUSSION GROUP, 7 p.m. Nov. 3, Bartholomew County Public Library, 536 Fifth St. “The Fall of the House of Dixie: The Civil War and the Social Revolution That Transformed the South” by Bruce Levine will be discussed. Information: 812-379-1266 and mybcpl.org.

WRITER GATHERINGS: NATIONAL NOVEL WRITING MONTH (NaNoWriMo), 6 to 8 p.m. Nov. 7 and 14, Bartholomew County Public Library, main floor east, 536 Fifth St. Join local writers and write the first draft of your novel. Local organizer is Kimberly Free. Information: 812-379-1266 and mybcpl.org.

GIFT WRAPPING & BOW TYING, 6 p.m. Nov. 8, Bartholomew County Public Library, 536 Fifth St. Register at mybcpl.org under Events, or by calling 812-379-1266. Participants must supply two small- to medium-size rectangular gifts or empty boxes. Information: 812-379-1266 and mybcpl.org.

COLUMBUS AREA MULTI ETHNIC ASSOCIATION (CAMEO) MONTHLY MEETING, 6 p.m. Nov. 9, Bartholomew County Public Library, 536 Fifth St. The host association will provide snacks representative of their country. Information: 812-379-1266, mybcpl.org and columbuscameo.org.

AN EVENING WITH WINSTON CHURCHILL, 6:30 p.m. Nov. 10, Bartholomew County Public Library, 536 Fifth St. Actor and scholar Kevin Radaker will portray Sir Winston Churchill during a visit to the Waldorf Astoria in New York City, less than a year after the end of World War II. Information: 812-379-1266 and mybcpl.org.

“LANDFILL HARMONIC” DOCUMENTARY FILM, shown in conjunction with the Deja Vu Art and Fine Craft Show of repurposed and recycled art, 6:30 p.m. Nov. 11, The Commons. Free and open to the public. The film tells how music improved the lives of poor children in Paraguay and how playing recycled instruments gave them hope for a better future. Film trailer available at vimeo.com/122542602.

POPULATING HOOSIERLAND, 10 a.m. Nov. 12, Bartholomew County Public Library, 536 Fifth St. Presenter Ron Darrah will talk about how and when our ancestors arrived in the state and what footbprints they left behind. Information: 812-379-1266 and mybcpl.org.

ONE STROKE PAINTING, white flowers, holly berries and pine needles on a red bucket, 1 p.m. Nov. 12, Bartholomew County Public Library conference room, 536 Fifth St. Fee: $25, covers all supplies. Register at 812-379-1266 or mybcpl.org.

MEET WITH A PUBLISHER & AUTHORS DAY, 1 p.m. Nov. 12, Bartholomew County Public Library, 536 Fifth St. Debi Stanton and authors from Pen It! Publications will speak with potential authors. Information: 812-379-1266 and mybcpl.org.

SONGS FROM THE MOVIES, 2 p.m. Nov. 13, Bartholomew County Public Library, 536 Fifth St. Lalith Guy Paranavitana will sing songs from films including “West Side Story,” “The Sound of Music,” “My Fair Lady” and others. Information: 812-379-1266 and mybcpl.org.

TOPICS IN PERMACULTURE: SMALL LIVESTOCK IN A PERMACULTURE SYSTEM, 6:30 p.m. Nov. 14, Bartholomew County Public Library, 536 Fifth St. Third in a five-part series. Presenters are Rhonda Baird and Cheryl Carter Jones. Information: 812-379-1266 and mybcpl.org. Presenters are Rhonda Baird and Cheryl Carter Jones.

BLUEGRASS ITALIAN STYLE, 1:15 p.m. Nov. 15 at Parkside Court, 3660 Central Ave., and 6:30 p.m. Nov. 15, Bartholomew County Public Library Red Room, 536 Fifth St. Paolo Ercoli from Italy will talk about how he became interested in Bluegrass music and, along with Roger Banister, play tunes illustrating different styles and techniques used in playing the dobro/reso-phonic guitar. Information: 812-379-1266 and mybcpl.org.

WHAT IS NETFLIX AND HOW TO I USE IT? 6 p.m. Nov. 15, Bartholomew County Public Library, 536 Fifth St. Patric “Mr. Noobie” Welch will detail what you need to watch Netflix, how much it costs and how it can replace or complement cable/satellite service. Register at 812-379-1266 and mybcpl.org.

JOURNALING TO FACILITATE HEALING, 6 p.m. Nov. 16, Bartholomew County Public Library, 536 Fifth St. Presenter Suzy Milhoan, author of “The Healing Game: A Story of Loss and Renewal,” will discuss the basics of journaling and how to use it to release pain from loss or trauma. Information: 812-379-1266 and mybcpl.org.

Food

October

TASTE OF COLUMBUS, 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. Oct. 27, The Commons. Tickets: $30 in advance, $35 at the door. Approximately 35 local vendors, including franchises, independent startups and restaurants from around Columbus, will offer food and alcoholic beverages, making the event open only to people 21 and older.

MISSION, MARKET AND MEAL, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Oct. 28, Asbury United Methodist Church, 1751 27th St. Soups, salads, desserts and beverages, boutique and silent auction. Tickets: $8 in advance and $10 at the door. Ages 5 and under free. Proceeds will benefit Love Chapel and Feed My Starving Children. Information: 812-372-4555.

69TH ANNUAL KIWANIS PANCAKE FEAST, 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. Oct. 28 and 7 a.m. to noon Oct. 29, Donner Center, 739 22nd St. Fundraiser for the Kiwanis Scholarship Foundation which provides interest-free loans and grants to Bartholomew County high school seniors.

November

49TH ANNUAL TURKEY SUPPER, 5 to 8 p.m. Nov. 4 and 5, Petersville United Methodist Church, 2781 N. County Road 500E, Columbus. Traditional baked turkey and dressing, gravy, noodles, green beans, cranberry relish or applesauce, roll, dessert and drink. Tickets: $10 adults, $5 ages 5 to 12. Children 4 and younger may eat free. Carry-outs will be available in the annex. Information: 812-372-3575 or 812-603-8378.

VETERANS DAY LUNCHEON, 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., or until the food is gone, Nov. 11, Yellow Trail Museum on the Hope Town Square. Free luncheon for veterans and their guests. Any veteran who would like to share a story or two of his military experience is welcome to tape a segment that day. Information: 812-371-7969.

Fitness

November

HOOSIER TRIALS 5K RUN/WALK, 10 a.m. Nov. 12, Ceraland Park cross-country course, 3989 S. County Road 525E. Registration fee: $20 including a commemorative patch. Proceeds will benefit Hoosier Trails Council, Boy Scouts of America, to promote physical fitness, high adventure and community involvement. Open to the public. Prizes awarded to the top three male and female finishers. Registration and pre-payment or for further information: hoosiertrails5k.org.

HILLY HALF MARATHON fundraiser for Brown County YMCA, Nov. 12, Brown County State Park, including a 5K walk and run and a 10K run. Packet pick up and late registration from 7 to 8 a.m., start of all races at 8:30 a.m., 5K awards at 9:45 a.m. and 10K awards at 10:20 a.m. Half marathon timing will end at noon followed by awards at 12:30 p.m. Children’s race, pre-race pasta dinner and late registration on Nov. 11, with times to be announced. Information: Brown County YMCA, 812-988-9622.

Kids

October

FOUNDATION FOR YOUTH BOYS & GIRLS CLUB, 405 Hope Ave. The Boys & Girls Club is open to children ages 5 through 18. Information: 812-372-7867.

KIDSCOMMONS, 309 Washington St. Hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday, 1 to 5 p.m. Sundays. Special activities in October: Computer Coding at kidscommons, 3:30 p.m. Oct. 28 and 11 a.m. Oct. 27, free with museum admission, for ages 5 and up, no registration required. Weekly activities free with paid museum admission include Little Explorers at 11 a.m. Tuesdays and 1:30 p.m. Fridays; Art Time, 3:30 p.m. Wednesdays; Wacky Science, 3:30 p.m. Thursdays. Information: 812-378-3046.

FREE STORY TIME WITH POLLY VERBANIC, 10 a.m. the first, third and fifth (if there is one) Wednesdays of each month, Viewpoint Books, 548 Washington St. Information: 812-376-0778.

“THE SLIGHTLY HAUNTED PUPPET THEATRE,” 20-minute performances from noon to 3 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays in October, Melchior Marionette Theatre in downtown Nashville, featuring classic Halloween character and music. Tickets $5. Children under 2, free. Free popcorn. Complete schedule available at melchiormarionettes.com or 800-849-4853.

HALLOWEEN COSTUME CONTEST for ages up to 12 years, Oct. 30, Donner Center. Times: 2 p.m. for ages up to 5 years, approximately 3 p.m. for ages 6-12. First-, second- and third-place prizes will be awarded in the categories of scariest, prettiest, funniest, most adorable, most original and best animated. All participants will receive a ribbon and treat bag. Numbers for judging will be available beginning at 1:30 p.m. Crafts will be available from 2 to 3:30 p.m. Information: columbusparksandrec.com.

TRICK-OR-TREAT AT YELLOW TRAIL MUSEUM, 5:30 to 8 p.m. Oct. 31, Yellow Trail Museum, 614 Main St., Hope. Crafts and treats. Free admission.

EAST COLUMBUS COMMUNITY TRUNK OR TREAT AND HOT DOG COOKOUT, 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Oct. 31, Anderson Community Center, 421 McClure St. Puppet show and story time with bookmobile staff, visits with area emergency responders, activities for all kids and reflective treat bags to the first 100 kids. Information: cbailey@thrive-alliance.org or 812-379-1109.

November

LIFESIZE PAC-MAN GAME, 4 to 4:45 p.m. Nov. 3, Bartholomew County Public Library, 536 Fifth St. For grades 7-2. Information: 812-379-1266 and mybcpl.org.

AMERICAN GIRL CLUB – “KIT,” 3 p.m. Nov. 5, Bartholomew County Public Library, 536 Fifth St. For ages 5-10. Information: 812-379-1266 and mybcpl.org.

DIY: TEXTING GLOVES, 3 p.m. Nov. 7, Bartholomew County Public Library, 536 Fifth St. For grades 7-12. All supplies provided to make gloves that can be used on a touch screen. Information: 812-379-1266 and mybcpl.org.

FAMILY NIGHT MOVIES, Bartholomew County Public Library, 536 Fifth St. All films start at 6 p.m. Scheduled: “Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone,” Nov. 9; “Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets,” Nov. 16; and “Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban,” Nov. 30. Information: 812-379-1266 and mybcpl.org

READING TIME WITH LOTTIE THE GREAT DANE, 10 to 11 a.m. or 2:30 to 3:30 p.m. Nov. 12, Bartholomew County Public Library, 536 Fifth St. Ages 5 and older can practice reading to Lottie for 15 minutes. First-come, first-served. Tickets available at the Children’s Desk. Information: 812-379-1266 and mybcpl.org.

TEEN BOOK CLUB 4 to 5:15 p.m. Nov. 14, Bartholomew County Public Library, 536 Fifth St. “Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them” and the upcoming movie will be discussed and teens will create their own beast in the digital media lab. Information: 812-379-1266 and mybcpl.org.

JUST FOR BABIES STORY TIME, 11 a.m. Nov. 17, Bartholomew County Public Library, 536 Fifth St. Rhymes, songs, books and fund for babies through 13 months. Information: 812-379-1266 and mybcpl.org.

AFTER SCHOOL MOVIE: YOU DECIDE, 3:30 p.m. Nov. 17, Bartholomew County Public Library, 536 Fifth St. Choose what will be shown by voting at the Teen Desk for “Max” or “Allegiant.” Information: 812-379-1266 and mybcpl.org.

SCRATCH CODING, Nov. 19, 9 a.m. for grades 3-6, 2:30 p.m. for grades 7-12, Bartholomew County Public Library, 536 Fifth St. Learn how to program interactive stories, games and animation using Scratch. With instructor Deb Gaff. For Information: 812-379-1266 and mybcpl.org.

FAMILY BINGO FOR BOOKS, 4 p.m. Nov. 19, Bartholomew County Public Library, 536 Fifth St. Book prizes for kids and adults. All ages are welcome. Information: 812-379-1266 and mybcpl.org

KEYBOARDING, 4:15 to 5:15 p.m. Nov. 28, Bartholomew County Public Library, 536 Fifth St. Students in grades 1-6 will learn the basic steps of typing using the home row keys. Information: 812-379-1266 and mybcpl.org

Ongoing

AT BARTHOLOMEW COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY, 536 Fifth St., Columbus. Nov. 1-30: Make an ornament to honor a veteran and place it on one of the Heroes Trees located at the main entrance and in the children’s department; displays of paintings by Gus Potthoff, military uniforms, medals, artifacts and other items, located on the library’s main floor; science fiction and fantasy book sale, buy one, get two free, in the ongoing book sale area of the library.

COLUMBUS CHESS CLUB, 5 to 8 p.m. Thursdays, Mill Race Center, 900 Lindsey St. Most games 10 minutes in length, equipment is furnished. Open to chess players 18 and older. Information: 812-603-3893.

COLUMBUS GOLDEN K KIWANIS, 10 to 11 a.m. Mondays, Mill Race Center, 900 Lindsey St. Always an interesting and informative program. All are welcome. Information: 812-342-6944.

COLUMBUS AREA RAILROAD CLUB OPEN HOUSE, with four operating layouts running, noon to 4 p.m. the third Saturday of the month at the Johnson County Park headquarters building at Camp Atterbury. Information: Greg Harter, 812-350-8636; columbusarearailroadclub.com; or info@columbusarearailroadclub.com.

Theater

“CAT ON A HOT TIN ROOF” (dinner theater), presented by Actors’ Studio of Hope, 6 p.m. Nov. 4, 5, 11 and 12 and 1 p.m. Nov. 6 and 13, Willow Leaves of Hope, 326 Jackson St., Hope. Information: 812-546-0640 and Facebook at Actors’ Studio of Hope or Willow Leaves of Hope.

“A CHRISTMAS CAROL: THE RADIO SHOW, presented by Actors’ Studio of Hope, 5:30 and 7 p.m. Nov. 18, Willow Leaves of Hope, 326 Jackson St., Hope. Information: 812-546-0640 and Facebook at Actors’ Studio of Hope or Willow Leaves of Hope.

THE KINGDOM BEHIND THE CURTAIN,” presented by Fairy Tale Musical Theater, 2:30 p.m. Nov. 20, The Pixy Theater, Edinburgh. Original fairy tale written by director Cecile Beavin for all ages. Audience participation is encouraged. Reception to meet cast members and have homemade desserts after the performance.

Music

October

FRIDAYS @ FIRST MUSIC SERIES, First United Methodist Church, 618 Eighth Street. Concerts are free and open to the public. Scheduled: Movie sing-along, Oct. 28, contact church for details; and the Indianapolis Men’s Chorus, 7:30 p.m. Nov. 4, doors open at 7 p.m.

COLUMBUS INDIANA PHILHARMONIC 30TH SEASON. Concerts begin at 7:30 p.m. at Columbus North High School, Erne Auditorium, unless otherwise noted. Scheduled: Organist Dan McKinley, Columbus Indiana Children’s Choir and the Philharmonic Chorus, 7:30 p.m. Nov. 19, at First Christian Church; Philharmonic Holidays with The Wright Brothers and Columbus Indiana Children’s Choir, 3 and 7 p.m. Dec. 11, Erne Auditorium; pianist Di Wu, Feb. 4; Mendelssohn’s “Elijah,” featuring the Philharmonic Chorus, April 1; pianist Elliot Wuu, April 29; “Salute!” free patriotic concert, 7 p.m. May 26, on the grounds of Bartholomew County Veterans Memorial. Single concert tickets: $15 to $55, adults; $10 to $50, seniors; $5 to $35, students. Season tickets and Phil’s Family Fun Passes available. Information: 812-376-2638 and tickets@thecip.org.

LITTLE HOPE OPRY OF WILLOW LEAVES DINNER THEATER, “Sweet Dreams … Patsy Cline Revue,” Oct. 29, at Willow Leaves of Hope, 326 Jackson St., Hope. Dinner at 6 p.m., show at 7 p.m. Featuring Lisa Barrett as Patsy Cline, with the Willow Leaves House Band and guest Holly Hamilton. Family atmosphere, no smoking or alcohol. Tickets: $25. Information and reservations: 812-546-0640 and willowleavesofhope@gmail.com.

November

COLUMBUS CITY BAND 2016-17 CONCERTS, 2 p.m. at The Commons. Admission is free. Classic and contemporary concert, symphonic and military band music performed by more than 50 volunteer musicians, directed by Steve McGrew. Scheduled: Songs of the Season & Christmas Classics, Nov. 27; Winter Concert, Feb. 12; Spring Concert, April 9.

COLUMBUS BLUEGRASS JAMBOREE, Nov. 5, Donner Center. Open jam sessions begin at 4 p.m. (you must bring your own instrument) followed by group performances at 5 p.m. Admission is free. Free-will donations will be accepted. Information: 812-379-2408.

Misc.

October

“BACK ROADS OF BROWN COUNTY” STUDIO TOUR, through Oct. 31. Free, self-guided driving tour of 14 studios and workshops throughout Brown County. Maps and a guide are available online at browncountystudiotour.com at Brown County Visitor Center in downtown Nashville and at many businesses in Nashville. Route is well marked. No reservations are required. Studios are generally open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily but any exceptions are noted on the map.

“THE HAUNTING,” 8 to 11 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays through Oct. 31, Shireman Homestead, 7060 W. County Road 200N. A 45-minute tour of a western town, an upside-down house, a graveyard, bridge, a mine and mining town, lots of new things and a wagon ride at the end. Cost: $12 for scare time, $5 for child-friendly, no-scare time from 5 to 6 p.m.

GLASS FORMING WORKSHOPS, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Oct. 28 and 10:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Oct. 29, in front of The Commons, sponsored by Columbus Area Arts Council. Participants will make glass pumpkin paperweights with assistance from skilled glass artists. Ten workshops are limited to five people per session. Cost is $30 per person, with a limit of two per order, and pre-payment is required. Reservations may be made with a credit card at 812-376-2539 or at the Arts Council office in The Commons, 300 Washington. The public is invited to watch as participatns create glass pumpkins.

SUPER SATURDAY, 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Oct. 29, Mill Race Center, 900 Lindsey St., Columbus. Featuring “Bad Indiana Music,” from the Indiana State Museum’s collection of late 19th and early 20th century sheet music. Free. information: 812-376-9241 and millracecenter.org.

November

ST. AGNES CHRISTMAS BAZAAR, 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Nov. 4 and 5, St. Agnes Catholic Church, 1008 McLary Road, Nashville. Crafts, Christmas items, gift items, paper creations, homemade goodies, outside vendors, sharpening service for knives, scissors and had tools, raffle of a king-sized quilt.

CHRISTMAS MARKET, 3 to 8 p.m. Nov. 5, Clarion Hotel on Jonathan Moore Pike. Over 50 vendors, artisans, crafters and small businesses from which to shop. Prizes, raffles, cookies, candy, hot cocoa and photos with Santa.

HOOSIER PRO WRESTLING 18TH ANNIVERSARY SHOW AND 12TH ANNUAL FIREMEN’S CHEER FUND TOY DRIVE, 7:45 p.m. Nov. 5, Bartholomew County Fairgrounds. Doors open at 7 p.m. Admission: $15. Kids 4 and under free. Raffle to benefit the Cheer Fund. New or gently used toys will be collected for donation to the Cheer Fund.

COMEDY SHOW TO BENEFIT REINS TO RECOVERY THERAPEUTIC RIDING CENTER, 7:30 to 9 p.m. Nov. 11, Celebrations event center in Seymour. With opening act Robert Hay-Smith and headliner Jeff Bodart. Tickets sold at the door: $15 per person, $25 per couple. Doors open at 7 p.m. Light snacks, beer and wine available for purchase.

NATIONAL FAMILY WEEK ACTIVITIES. Scheduled: “Columbus Families Got Talent,” 7 to 8:30 p.m. Nov. 3, Cal Brand Room, City Hall, 123 Washington St.; Family of the Year recognition, 7 to 8 p.m. Nov. 17, Cal Brand Room, City Hall, with entertainment by “A Joyful Sound,” fourth and fifth graders from St. Peter’s Lutheran School; family roller skating, 1 to 4 and 7 to 10 p.m. Nov. 26, Columbus Skateland, free for families bringing a family picture (rent or bring skates). Information: 812-342-1552.

Galleries, museums & exhibits

COLUMBUS VISITORS CENTER, corner of Fifth and Franklin streets. Visitors Center hours: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Saturday, noon to 5 p.m. Sundays (closed Sundays in December, January, February and March). Information: 812-378-2622.

COLUMBUS LEARNING CENTER, 4555 Central Ave. Gallery hours: 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday through Thursday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Fridays and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturdays. Closed Sundays. Admission is free to the public. Featured through Nov. 17: “Collective Imagination” exhibit of mixed media from IndyArtWerkz members, including Aline Chevalier of Columbus. Information: 812-314-8509.

BARTHOLOMEW COUNTY HISTORY CENTER, 524 Third St., Columbus. Information: 812-372-3541 or bartholomew history.org.

THE COMMONS GALLERY, second floor, 300 Washington St. Free and open to the public during normal operating hours at The Commons. Information: columbusmad@gmail.com.

INDIANA UNIVERSITY CENTER FOR ART + DESIGN, 310 Jackson St. Regular gallery hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays and 1 to 5 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays. Exhibits are free and open to the public. Featured through Nov. 18: “Eye of the Beholder: Fashion and Transforming Ideals of Beauty,” 30 women’s ensembles selected from the Sage Collection demonstrating ideals of beauty and body shape from 1775 to the present. Information: IUCA+Design, 812-375-7550 or iucadmai@indiana.edu.

IVY TECH GALLERY OF FINE ART & DESIGN, 4475 Central Ave. Gallery hours: 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Fridays. Information: 812-374-5139 or rbrooks12@ivytech.edu.

WELLCONNECT, 237 Washington St. Featured through December: Work by local artist Paul Neufelder, his first show since his return from living in Thailand. Gallery hours: 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday through Friday. Information: 812-247-0502.

TRI-STATE ARTISANS, 422 Washington St. Handmade retail gallery representing more than 60 local artisans. Unique gifts, fine art, art classes for youth and adults, youth art programs, art parties and home parties. Gallery hours: 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Wednesday through Saturday, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sundays. Information: tsartisans.com.

HOTEL INDIGO GALLERY, 400 Brown St. Exhibits presented by Columbus Museum of Art & Design. Information: cmadart.org.

ART GUILD OF HOPE GALLERY, featuring fine art by guild members, 645 Harrison St., Hope. Gallery hours: 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturdays. General, membership and sponsorship information: 812-764-6417 and hopeartguild.com.

SOUTHERN INDIANA CENTER FOR THE ARTS, 2001 N. Ewing St., Seymour. Featured through Oct. 31: Exhibit by Art Alliance Brown County.Hours: Noon to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Friday, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturdays. Information: 812-522-1178.

BROWN COUNTY ART GUILD, 48 S. Van Buren St., Nashville. Exhibits featured in October: Watercolors by Brian Gordy of Muncie, and oils by Wyatt LeGrand of southern Indiana. Information: 812-988-6185 or browncountyartguild.org.

HOOSIER ARTIST GALLERY, 45 S. Jefferson St., Nashville. Featured in October: Jewelry, grass baskets and silk/stained glass pieces by Ruth Wert and stained glass and photography by Anne Ryan Miller. Information: 269-375-3234.

B3 GALLERY, 125 S. Van Buren St., Nashville, on the second floor of the Artist Colony Shops. Information: 812-988-6675.

BROWN COUNTY ART GALLERY, Artist Drive and Main Street, Nashville. Hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Saturday and noon to 5 p.m. Sundays. Information: browncountyartgallery.org or 812-988-4609.

JENNINGS COUNTY HISTORICAL SOCIETY AND MUSEUM, 335 Brown St., Vernon. Information: 812-346-8989 and jenningscounty.org.