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Things to Do in November in the Terre Haute Area
As soon as November hits, the world goes crazy for Christmas. While I’m not ready to put up the tree quite yet, I admit I’m excited about the December holidays! In fact, the top priority on my to-do list is to get our holiday guide ready for you. If you’re planning a winter holiday or Christmas event or activity, send your info! We can’t promote what we don’t know. Basic submission is free! Add your information via our holiday event submission form.
With that said, there’s no reason to rush through November! In this calendar, we have 55 things to do in November!
Enjoy this season and stay tuned for our big holiday guide that will be ready in a few weeks!
Weekly Events in Terre Haute and the Wabash Valley
Mondays 10:00 a.m. Tiny Tot Time at Vigo County Main Library. Ages 0 – 24 months: Bring your baby to the library for stories, songs, dance, and activities.
Mondays 1:00 p.m. Improve Your Performance: Leadership Skills at Vigo County Main Library. This six week course will teach you how to use the principles of great leaders to achieve success in almost every aspect of your daily life. An additional 2 to 4 hours of online classwork will be necessary each week. Registration Required.
Tuesdays. 9:30-10:30 a.m. Story Time Tuesday at Chick-fil-A. An hour of stories and activities. All kids 12 and under who participate can enjoy Chick-n-Minis on us!
Tuesdays. 1:00 p.m. Art Start at the Swope. Young artists are invited to experience this free art program. We will be reading a book and doing a related art project. For children ages three to five accompanied by an adult. Located at the Swope Education Center, enter from Ohio Street.
Tuesdays (except 26). 4:00 p.m. Talk it Out at Vigo County Public Library Main Library. Ages 11-15: Become a role model for your friends, your school, and your community. Together with Tante Robinson, founder and director of Girls of Excellence Mentoring, girls will discuss important topics that will improve their self-esteem, prevent bullying, and help them make better choices throughout their lives.
Tuesdays (except 5). 4:30 p.m. Maker Hour at Vigo County Public Library West Branch. Explore a different way to learn and play with Osmo®, a unique iPad app that blends the physical with the digital. Different activity every week.
Tuesdays. 6:00 p.m. Free Game Night at Pizza King. Try out some modern board games – Fun for all ages! A host from Robinwood Games will be on hand to help teach the games and answer questions.
Wednesdays. 10:00-11:00 a.m. Wiggle Worm Wednesdays at Vigo County Main Library. Ages 2-5: Bring your preschooler to the Library for interactive stories, songs, dancing, crafts and play!
Wednesdays (except 27). 6:30 p.m. West Vigo Guitar Club at Vigo County West Branch Library. Learn to play the guitar and better understand basic music concepts like melody, rhythm and chords with the West Vigo Guitar Club. No music experience is required, but space is limited. Registration Required.
Thursdays (except 28). 12:30-2:00 p.m. Bingo Bunch at Vigo County West Branch Library. Enjoy refreshments as you play traditional and non-traditional Bingo every week. Prizes will be offered to the first to call out, “Bingo!” All levels of experience welcome. Cards and number markers will be provided.
Thursdays (except 28). 3:00-6:00 p.m. After School Program at The Salvation Army. This program is designed to teach children life skills and character building virtues. Workshop include: pet care, nature/gardening, first aid, home safety, tool time and food prep. Cost $1/child/session. Open to kindergarten thru 6th grade. Reservations must be made in advance
Thursdays (except 28). 6:00 p.m. Books Before Bedtime at Vigo County Main Library. Bring your children ages 0-5 for this evening storytime. Wear your pajamas to the library for stories, songs, and crafts before bedtime! This event will vary each week from traditional story time, to art-based activities, to music-making, and everything in between!
Fridays (except 29). 10:30 a.m. Ready to Read Storytime at Vigo County Library West Branch. Ages 0-5: Sing along to music, move your bodies with egg shakers and scarves, hear stories and participate in crafts or playtime. Parents and caregivers are invited to participate with their children during this story time.
Sundays. 3:00 p.m. Smash Sundays at Full Moon Games. Venue Fee: $3.00. Top players will receive store credit based on attendance that can be used at Full Moon Games or Footers Pizza.
Sundays. 5:30 p.m. Free Community Dinner. Hosted by Supper at the Center. Sponsored by Highland-Church at the West Vigo Community Center. Everyone is welcome!
November Events for Terre Haute and the Wabash Valley
Fri Nov 1- Sun Nov 3. Rose Drama Club: Shakespeare’s The Tempest. A ship carrying Alonso King of Naples, his son Ferdinand, and Antonio the Duke of Milan is wrecked in a storm created under the magic control of Prospero, the rightful Duke of Milan. Tickets $10-$15.
Fri Nov 1 and Sat Nov 2. Annual Chili Supper and Craft Fair at Memorial United Methodist Church. Come to Memorial on November 1st for the annual Chili Supper (4-7 pm). This year the Craft Fair will be a two day event on November 1st (4-7 pm) and November 2nd (8 am – 1 pm).
Fri Nov 1. 4:00 p.m. First Friday: The Very Hungry Caterpillar at Main Branch Vigo County Public Library. Stretch your wings and dive into the world of The Very Hungry Caterpillar. At the Terre Haute Children’s Museum, play with your food! Create a butterfly that would make author Eric Carle proud and follow in the steps of our hungry friend in our sensory walk. St. Mary of the Woods College science education students believe food is delicious but it can also be fun to play with! Stations will include Estimation Station, Sink or Float, The Taste Smell Connection, and Solid, Liquid, or Both? First Friday special admission is $5 for all ages 2 and up and includes these activities.
Fri Nov 1. 6:00 p.m. YMCA 20 Year Celebration Featuring War Radio hosted by Clay County YMCA. We are having a celebration at the Clay County Fairgrounds including food, a cash bar and the band War Radio! Tickets are just $10.
Sat Nov 2. and Sun Nov 3. Friends of the Library Monthly Book Sale at Main Branch. Shop from a selection of thousands of items: books, movies, music, and more. The average book price is just $1.00. Proceeds raised at the monthly book sales help provide funding for Library programs and services.
Sat Nov 2. 8:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. Crafts and More Bazaar at St Mark United Church of Christ. Vendors of all types of homemade or handicraft goods! Breakfast, lunch and desserts will be available for purchase throughout the day with a variety of options.
Sat Nov 2. 8:30 a.m. Haunted Hustle 5k: Running Down Domestic Violence Since 2016 at St. Mary of the Woods College. Hosted by Healing Initiative of Indiana, Inc. Costume contest awards and a Jack-O-Lantern carving contest. $25.
Sat Nov 2. 9:00 a.m. First Indoor Market of the Season at Meadows! You’ll be able to shop for fresh, local produce, farm fresh meats and eggs, local honey and maple syrup, dried herbs and seasoning blends, homemade jams and jellies, and more.
Sat Nov 2. 9:30 a.m. Preschool Clay at Deming Park Pottery. Ages: 2-5. Cost: $7.
Sat Nov 2. 10:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. Country Cabin Open House. A primitive , country Christmas 🎄☃️🎄☃️…giveaways and refreshments!
Sat Nov 2. 10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m. 2019 Holiday Craft Bazaar at Wabash Activity Center. Vendor booth with unique handcrafted items. Great Christmas Gifts or spruce up your Thanksgiving dinner table with handmade decor.
Sat Nov 2. 10:00 a.m. Putnam County Chocolate Trail 2019. A fundraiser for the current home being built in Greencastle for the Hubbard Hoagland family. Tickets $25 adults/ $15 children.
Sat Nov 2. 10:30 a.m. Kids’ Clay at Deming Park Pottery. Ages: 5-12. Cost: $15.
Sat Nov 2. 12:00 p.m. Toast & Roast at Cannonball Harley-Davidson. The Fries will be going strong! Bar will be open, Enjoy fire pits, roasted marshmallows, roasted hot dogs, warm cider!
Sat Nov 2. 12:00 p.m. Pumpkin Party at Exotic Feline Rescue Center. Watch as each of our cats get their own meat-filled pumpkin for lunch. $10 adults/$5 children 12 & under. Reservations NOT needed.
Sat Nov 2. Hands-on Science: Oobleck Ooze at the Terre Haute Children’s Museum. Indiana State Student Council on Family Relations students will help visitors create Oobleck and discover the science that lies within their goop. Included with Admission
Sat Nov 2. 12:00 p.m. Baby’s 1st Thanksgiving at The Open Door Christian Bookstore. This is a FREE event! Each baby will receive a gift! (*While supplies last) There will be crafts, photo op, drawings, prizes, and more!
Sat Nov 2. 1:00 p.m. Beginner’s Wheel Throwing at Deming Park Pottery. Cost: $35 plus glaze day.
Sat Nov 2. 5:00 p.m. Shewey’s holiday ornament class featuring GLASS. Cost of class is $30.00 and includes all Project Materials and Instruction. This class is open to all ages
Sat Nov 2. 5:30 p.m. Fall Showcase at The Dance Studio. Come out and support your friends and family! Doors open with appetizers and a cash bar and the show begins!
Sat Nov 2. 6:00 p.m. 5th Annual Taste of Clinton. Taste of Clinton funds annual projects including park benches, fitness equipment, future park trails, and beautification initiatives throughout the Main Street District.
Sat Nov 2. 6:00 p.m. BOOze for SHOES hosted by Terre Haute Women’s Club at The Red Barn at Sycamore Farm. A Fundraiser Event benefiting the Shoe Bus Project. Enjoy a 5 course beer pairing dinner provided by The Butler’s Pantry Food Co. & Zink Distributing Company. Tickets $70.
Sat Nov 2. 7:30 p.m. Bowden Loves Brahms! Terre Haute Symphony Orchestra. Sean Chen returns to tickle the ivories in Brahms’ dramatic First Concerto. The 2nd Symphony of Brahms, filled to the brim with beautiful melodies and harmonies, is simply “sunny!” Tickets $17.
Sun Nov 3 and Nov 10. 2:00 p.m. COA Volleyball Fall Clinics. Join us at COA volleyball for extra instruction in ball control, partner drills, and games/scrimmage/wash drills. Clinics are geared for ages 10-14. There is NO sign-up. Each girl simply shows up ready to play and pays for the session with $5.
Sun Nov 3. 1:30 p.m. Sunday at the Woods: Eating for a Better Climate. This event is currently full.
Mon Nov 4. 4:00 p.m. Yarn Truck at M. Mogger’s Restaurant & Pub. Yarn and beer?! A match made in heaven 🙂 We’re bringing our yarn shop on wheels back to Terre Haute for our regular first Monday stop. Come see all our new yarn goodies and get inspired for cold weather crafting.
Tues Nov 5. Election Day 2019!
Tues Nov 5. 7:30 p.m. Rose Concert Band & Choir Present: American Songbook at Hatfield Hall. Join the Rose-Hulman Concert Band and Choir as they perform American classics from the swing era and other hits from the mid-20th century. Admission is free and open to the public!
Wed Nov 6. 6:00 p.m. Terre Foods November Public Board Meeting. Learn more about Terre Foods and what we have planned for the next few months.
Wed Nov 6. 6:30 p.m. Vigo Co. Library Books and Brews at Terre Haute Brewing Company. Meet new friends and have a great time discussing your favorite books with some THBC brews!
Wed Nov 6. 7:00 p.m. ISU Speaker Series: Tim Shriver, Chairman of Special Olympics. His book will be available for purchase at the event and there will be a book signing to follow his presentation. This event is free and open to the public.
Wed Nov 6-Fri Nov 8. A Charlie Brown Christmas at South Vermillion High School Theatre.
Thurs Nov 7. 8:30 a.m.-4:00 p.m. Terre Haute Leadership Conference – A Stronger You. A Stronger Community. Hosted by Terre Haute Young Leaders at ISU. Our diverse group of dynamic speakers will help you answer your questions about personal achievement and building community success. Tickets start at $50.
Thurs Nov 7. 7:30 p.m. Once: The Musical (Broadway Touring) at Hatfield Hall. ONCE tells the enchanting tale of a Dublin street musician who’s about to give up on his dream when a beautiful young woman takes a sudden interest in his haunting love songs. Tickets start at $44.
Thurs Nov 7. 7:30 p.m. Stand-up for Vets hosted by Brazil Says Thanks- Veteran’s Stronghold. A night of Laughs raising Money for Local Vets and their Families. Tickets start at $20.
Fri Nov 8. 9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. Learning Lab: Solar System Rescue Mission (Homeschool Edition) at Terre Haute Children’s Museum. Learning Lab is a series of drop-off programs for kids in K-4th grades and will be presented in a classroom style. Member Pricing: $13 per session Non-Member Pricing: $17 per session.
Fri Nov 8. 6:00 p.m. Casual Friday Ride at Griffin Bike Park. All Ages And Skill Levels. Finish your week with a fun, relaxing ride through our woods at Griffin Bike Park. Hybrids and Mountain Bikes are recommended. Helmets are required. Adult supervision is required for riders ages 13 and under. Free.
Fri Nov 8. 6:00 p.m. Finger Print Ornaments at Shewey’s. Each family will get a Jumbo sized ornament and the materials needed to create their family ornament. Please keep in mind how many is in your family and decide if you need more than one ornament. The cost of this fun event is $25 for all supplies.
Sat Nov 9. 9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. Learning Lab: Solar System Rescue Mission at Terre Haute Children’s Museum. Learning Lab is a series of drop-off programs for kids in K-4th grades and will be presented in a classroom style. Member Pricing: $13 per session Non-Member Pricing: $17 per session.
Sat Nov 9. 8:00 a.m. Pancakes for Patriots hosted by Reach Veterans Services. All you can eat IHOP Pancakes, sausage and coffee! For just $5 you can join us in supporting Veterans in the Wabash Valley, while dining under the big top at 1400 Hulman.
Sat Nov 9. 9:00 a.m. Christmas Village Bazaar at Maple Avenue United Methodist Church. Come to the Christmas Village Bazaar! Breakfast and Lunch will be served by our Men’s Group. We will have a Sweet Shoppe and a Silent Auction.
Sat Nov 9. 9:00 a.m. Donut Mile by THS DECA for CASA. Please come out to run a mile, eat some donuts, possibly win a prize for your age category, get involved in your community, and help a great cause! $10.
Sat Nov 9. 9:30 a.m. Gardening in the Village Fowler Park: Pioneer Village. We are seeking volunteers interested in helping us revitalize the gardens and native plantings throughout Fowler Park’s Pioneer Village. Recommended for Ages 8+. Free!
Sat Nov 9. 11:00 a.m. Vintage Blooms Outdoor Fall Market in Brazil. We are so excited to have several other makers and vendors join us for the day. Come and shop Unique Gifts, Clothing, Matilda Jane Clothing,Handmade Items from local makers, Home Decor, Vintage Clothing and much more.
Sat Nov 9. 5:00 p.m. Dedicated Health’s Grand Opening Party! Come join for a fun eating, lifting and fitness event! We will be officially opening Terre Haute’s newest gym/supplement shop and partying as we do it! There will be food, live music and different competitions (with prizes).
Sat Nov 9 and 16-23. 6:30 p.m. Haunted History Walking Tour of Downtown Terre Haute. We will visit the haunts of ISU, a former gallows, a subterranean graveyard and other spooky spots. Please meet at the Max Ehrmann statue at 7th Street and Wabash Avenue fifteen minutes prior to the tour start time. Tickets $20.
Sun Nov 10. 9:30 a.m. Veteran’s Breakfast at Union Baptist Church. Veterans who have served and currently serve and a guest are invited. Worship service will follow at 10:30 and you are invited to join us, although it is not required. We would like the opportunity to say ‘thank you’.
Sun Nov 10. Green Holiday Cheermeister is Coming Camby. Lori Margason Photography mini-session 15 Minutes. $75 retainer required at booking total investment will be $125+tax for 5 images.
Mon Nov 11. Veteran’s Day. VCSC no school.
Mon Nov 11. 1:00-3:00 p.m. Hands-on Science: Oobleck Ooze at the Terre Haute Children’s Museum. As we salute those who served, Museum guests will create origami garrison caps representing their favorite branch of the service and fly paper helicopters. All activities are included with museum admission. Show your military ID and receive a discounted rate.
Mon Nov 11. 8:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. Free Veterans Day Chow at The Red Room Cakery. This year we will open our doors for a special breakfast on Veterans Day. We will be serving your choice of biscuits & gravy, or chipped beef on toast (S.O.S) with a side of fried potatoes.
Mon Nov 11. 6:30 a.m.-6:00 p.m. School is out Y is in Day Care. Children in kindergarten through sixth grade in need of day care while school is out are welcome to come to the Y for the day!
Tues Nov 12. 10:00 a.m. Exploration Creations at Vigo County Public Library Main Branch. Explore, create, and learn about science, art, history, and other subjects in this family-oriented program. Free-play will also be available for younger children.
Tues Nov 12. 10-11. Tot Time: Wiggle Worms. Inch worms, night crawlers, gummy worms??? Check out what makes these little worms wiggle. Tot Time is an interactive, educational program for children ages 2-5 and their caregiver that includes story time, hands-on learning activities, and an opportunity to explore museum exhibits afterwards. Caregiver participation is mandatory, and a caregiver/ child ratio of 1:3 is requires. Admission to museum included.
Tues Nov 12. 4:00 p.m. Christmas Musical Auditions at Maple Avenue United Methodist Church. Kids ages 8-14. All kids auditioning will be in the show, however the audition process will be for those who want either a solo or a speaking part. The musical will be performed on Christmas Eve at 7 PM. There is no fee to participate or see the performance!
Tues Nov 12. 6:00 p.m. Full Moon Gravel Ride at Griffin Bike Park. There will be two groups, an A Group (13-14 mph, moderate paced) and a B Group (9-10 mph social ride). These rides are no drop, but please join the group that fits your riding speed. We will also visit a couple of cemeteries.
Thurs Nov 14. 5:30 p.m. Basic Skills Cake Decorating Class – Swope Fundraiser at Baesler’s Market. Join us for a basic skills cake decorating class! During the two hour class you will learn how to: base ice a cake, make borders, write on a cake & make flowers and balloons. This is a class recommended for those 18+. Tickets start at $50.
Thurs Nov 14. 6:00 p.m. Cranberries, Turkey & Murder hosted by The Wabash Activity Center. A Thanksgiving dinner will be served, as the audience tries to solve a murder. Tickets are $35.
Thurs Nov 14-Sat Nov 16. 7:00 p.m. The Addams Family Musical at Terre Haute South Vigo High. An original comedy. $10 General Public, $5 VCSC students, Free 5 and under.
Fri Nov 15 and Sat Nov 16, 22-23, and 29-30. 5:00 p.m. Pathways of Light in Aikman Wildlife Adventure in Arcola. Come out to the park with your family to enjoy our 2nd year to stroll through our pathways of Christmas lights. Start your Christmas shopping early by purchasing gift certificates for your family or friends to experience one of our animal adventures.
Fri Nov 15. 5:30 p.m. Casino Night Fundraiser for Terre Haute Boys and Girls Club. Heavy hors d’ouevres and a full cash bar. Tickets start at $55.
Fri Nov 15. 6:00 p.m. Here Comes Santa Claus at Honey Creek Mall. Santa & Mrs. Claus will parade through the mall escorted by the Terre Haute South High School Marching Band to the Santa set located in center court.
Fri Nov 15. 7:00 p.m. Date Night “Create together with Clay” at Deming Park. Cost: $40/couple.
Fri Nov 15. 8:00 p.m. Drew Hastings Comedy at Terre Haute Brewing Co. He is a favorite on The Bob & Tom Show, with appearances on Comedy Central and The Tonight Show with Jay Leno and now, the 2nd term Mayor of Hillsboro, Ohio.
Sat Nov 16. 9:00 a.m. Christmas Open House at The Open Door Christian Bookstore. Join us for live Christmas music and free refreshments all day long. We will also have hourly door prizes, special events, and demonstrations, throughout the day!
Sat Nov 16. 9:30 a.m. Gardening in the Village. Fowler Park: Pioneer Village. We are seeking volunteers interested in helping us revitalize the gardens and native plantings throughout Fowler Park’s Pioneer Village. Recommended for Ages 8+. Free!
Sat Nov 16. Baby Explorer: The Gingerbread Baby. Roll it, pat it, and mark it with B and throw it in the oven for baby and me! Come play and explore using your senses. Baby Explorer is for ages 0- 2 and their caregiver. Engage with your little explorer to nurture early learning through play in a welcoming environment full of socialization opportunities. Your child will learn to interact with you while also learning about our amazing world. Each class will explore a different topic through books, play, and movement, inviting your little ones to use their minds, bodies and senses. Museum admission included. This is a pre-registered program. Sign-up today!
Sat Nov 16. 9:00-11:00. Girl Scout Badge Workshop: Home Scientist. Science is all around us, right? Join the Terre Haute Children’s Museum as we test this theory, conduct messy, bubbly experiments and hands on activities. After lab time, explore all 3 levels of the museum. $13/ girl and $6/adult. Registration is through Girl Scouts.
Sat Nov 16. 1:00-3:00. Hands-on Science: Milk Fireworks. ISU American Chemical Society students have a passion for chemistry and want to share it with Terre Haute Children’s Museum visitors! Included with admission.
Tues Nov 19. 5:00 p.m. Free Family Movie Night at Moon Lite Drive-In Theater. Hosted by Aly Lynn Photography. Come watch the 2002 version of How the Grinch Stole Christmas with Jim Carey.
Thurs Nov 21. 11:00 a.m. Munch & Mingle Fun with Fall and Football at Vigo County YMCA. Gourds, chili, football, and fun at this month’s fall feature! Join fellow YMCA members for Bingo during our themed monthly pitch-in lunches for just $2 per person. Nonmembers can join for the price of a day pass ($8 adult/$5 youth) and the $2 event fee.
Fri Nov 22- Sun Nov 24. Auditions for Ronld Dahl’s Willy Wonka, Jr at Children’s Theatre of Terre Haute Inc. at Maple Avenue Methodist Church.
Fri Nov 22. 9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. Learning Lab: Changing Planets (Homeschool Edition) at Terre Haute Children’s Museum. Learning Lab is a series of drop-off programs for kids in K-4th grades and will be presented in a classroom style. Member Pricing: $13 per session Non-Member Pricing: $17 per session.
Fri Nov 22. 5:00-9:00 p.m. Mattoon Lightworks 2019 starts. Sun-Thur and till 10pm Friday and Saturday. Free admission, donations welcome.
Fri Nov 22. 6:00 p.m. Casual Friday Ride at Griffin Bike Park. All Ages And Skill Levels. Finish your week with a fun, relaxing ride through our woods at Griffin Bike Park. Hybrids and Mountain Bikes are recommended. Helmets are required. Adult supervision is required for riders ages 13 and under. Free.
Sat Nov 23. 9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. Learning Lab: Changing Planets at Terre Haute Children’s Museum. Learning Lab is a series of drop-off programs for kids in K-4th grades and will be presented in a classroom style. Member Pricing: $13 per session Non-Member Pricing: $17 per session.
Sat Nov 23. 9:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. 2019 Holiday Market and Expo in Sullivan. Handmade crafts, Thirty One, Jewelry, Embroidery, Woodworking, crocheted items, Fall and Christmas decor, food vendors, wine tasting, Fabric precuts, sewn craft items, signs, clothing, Pink Zebra, Scentsy, Tupperware, and color street nails. Free admission.
Sat Nov 23. 9:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m. 4-H Council Holiday Craft Bazaar at Vigo County Fairgrounds. Handmade crafts, Thirty One, jewelry, embroidery, Longaberger Baskets, purses, essential oils, Pampered Chef, Fall and Christmas decor, Tupperware, woodworking, Tastefully Simple, and much more! There is a $1 admission and children are free.
Sat Nov 23. 10:00 a.m. Clay County CASA’s 3rd Annual Mistletoe Market. Come out and enjoy a few hours of shopping while supporting a great cause!
Sat Nov 23. Paint A Canvas Fundraiser at Vigo County YMCA. Join us for cookies and canvas painting. Linda Lou Rogers will be instructing participants on the Bob Ross Style. Tickets are available at the Y for $50.
Sat Nov 23. 1:00-3:00. Hands-on Science: Money Math. Counting and managing money is one skill we all need. Young women from DECA at North High School will be at the Terre Haute Children’s Museum to conduct a money management challenge. Visitors will be given some fake money to spend at some life stations around the museum…will you have enough to buy food, get a car, and take care of your pets?
Sat Nov 23 and Sun Nov 24. Schmitt Family Tree Farm Opening Weekend in Paris IL. It’s the most wonderful time of the year!
Sat Nov 23. 2:00 p.m. Terre Haute Sinfonietta Pops Orchestra “The Most Happy Season” at St. Mary-of-the-Woods College.
Sun Nov 24. 1:00 p.m. Terre Haute Songwriters’ Circle. An opportunity to meet other songwriters, share original songs, and get feedback from the group. Bring a song on CD, phone, or play it live. Bring 10 lyric sheets if possible.
Sun Nov 24. 2:30 p.m. TH Teen Songwriting Circle. A place for teen songwriters to share songs, ask questions, and get encouragement!
Mon Nov 25-Wed Nov 27. 6:30 a.m.-6:00 p.m. School is out Y is in Day Care. Children in kindergarten through sixth grade in need of day care while school is out are welcome to come to the Y for the day!
Tues Nov 26. 11:00 a.m. Mother Goose on the Loose at Vigo County West Branch Library. Join Mother Goose for an interactive storytime with books, songs, rhymes and musical instruments. You and your child will play together and develop early literacy skills.
Tues Nov 26. 3:00 p.m. Watch This! Teens–Wonder at Vigo County Public Library Main Branch. Ages 12-19: Ten-year-old August “Auggie” Pullman was born different. Wonder is based on the best-selling novel by R.J. Palacio. Parental guidance is suggested. Free.
Tues Nov 26. Tot Time: The Gingerbread Man. Run, run as fast as you can to Tot Time at the Terre Haute Children’s Museum as we sniff, taste, touch, listen, and look at the science fun with The Gingerbread Man. Tot Time is an interactive, educational program for children ages 2-5 and their caregiver that includes story time, hands-on learning activities, and an opportunity to explore museum exhibits afterwards. Parent participation is mandatory, and a parent/ child ratio of 1:3 is requires. Admission to museum included.
Tues Nov 26-Sat Nov 30 (except Thurs, Nov 28). 11:00-3:00. Hands-on Science: Thank you, Earth. Our planet, Earth, provides us with much to be thankful for – water, air, beauty, materials we use to create things. While we give thanks for this, we also have to take care of it to be sure it is there in the future. Stop in to experiment with ways we can help take care of our Earth.
Thurs Nov 28. Happy Thanksgiving!
Thurs Nov 28. 8:00 a.m. Turkey Trot 5k at Clay County YMCA. Grab your friends and family and head out to the Y for a pre-turkey day run! The cost is $20 by November 18th, and $25 after.
Fri Nov 29- Sun Dec 1. (And Dec 6-8) 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. Bridgeton Country Christmas in Parke County Indiana. The Mill and shops will be open and full of gifts. The 1878 Barn, Collom’s General Store, and the Artisans Barn at the Mill will be open and full of vendors.
Fri Nov 29. 7:00 p.m. Christmas Parade in Brazil. We hope to have at least 80 entries, from decorative floats, to the Northview High School Band, and many other creative ideas, all lit, and many with musical themes. The end of the parade features, who else but Santa Claus, direct from the North Pole! Free.
Sat Nov 30. 9:00 a.m.-7:30 p.m. Christmas At The Meadows. Vendor sale, festive music, kids activities, and cookie decorating. Santa will be arriving in on a firetruck at 12 Noon. The Christmas Tree lighting will be at 7:30 pm
Sat Nov 30 and Sun Dec 1. 9:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m. Covered Bridge Christmas Market in Rockville. Shop Small and Locally this Christmas. A variety of unique items for that special person on your list.
Sat Nov 30. 2:00 p.m. Greencastle Elks Pictures. It’s that time of year again! Come get your Christmas pictures printed with these Minnie and Mickey! Pictures are only $10 per print.