Event Calendar week of 2/29



Carmel High School’s “Minumentals” ● Explore the art of local youth as Carmel High School teachers and students select the top 40 miniature artworks to be displayed at the Museum of Miniature Houses & Other Collections. This exhibit extends through nearly the entire month of March. ● Mar. 2-27 from 11 a.m.-4 p.m. ● Museum of Miniature Houses & Other Collections: 111 E. Main St., Carmel ● $5 adults, $3 for children under the age of 10 ● 575-0240 ● www.museumofminiatures.org


The Cat in the Hat ● The Civic Theatre brings Dr. Seuss’ beloved classic, “The Cat in the Hat,” to life on the stage for the LAST time in this series! Get the family together and relive the rhythmical magic of Dr. Seuss. This special series of shows is in honor of Dr. Seuss’ birthday, which is quickly approaching on March 2. Sensory friendly performances on select dates. ● Mar. 3 at 10 a.m. ● The Center for the Performing Arts at the Tarkington: 3 Center Green, Carmel ● $10-$15 ● 843-3800 ● www.thecenterpresents.org

Little Leprechauns ● Don your green attire and get ready to find the hidden pot o’ gold! This St. Patrick’s Day celebration is ideal for kids ages 3-6. They will do many activities and play various games, such as figuring out who took the Leprechaun’s gold! Parents, this is a drop off class, so feel free to enjoy a few moments of free time! ● Mar. 3 from 10:30 a.m. – noon. ● R$14/NR$21 ● Billericay Park: 12690 Promise Rd., Fishers ● 595-3150


Nickel Plate Arts Showcase: #loveHC ● What do Instagram, Hamilton Co. and crowdsourcing have in common? #loveHC at Nickel Plate Arts, of course! This exhibit fills the walls of the Stephenson House with pictures of all the things we love in Hamilton County, including sights, people, foods and more. Instagram users, both professionals and amateurs, tagged and submitted their images. Get in on the visual conversation at the exhibit through various writing or coloring activities there! There will be an opportunity to win a prize pack, and postcards are available for purchase. ● Mar. 4-31, Wednesday-Saturday. Times vary. ● Free ● Nickel Plate Arts Campus: 107 S. Eighth St., Noblesville ● 452-3690 ● www.nickelplatearts.org

Carmel Community Players Present: Bending Broadway ● The CCP Cabaret Series brings back an old favorite, Bending Broadway. This series hails the tradition of men singing traditional women’s songs, and vice versa. If hearing a lady belt “If I Were a Rich Man” or a man croon “I Dreamed a Dream” would make your day, mark your calendars for this fun weekend full of Broadway hits! ● Mar. 4-6 at various times ● Adults $15 / Seniors (62+) and Students $13 ● Clay Terrace Lifestyle Center, Carmel ● 815-9387 ● www.carmelplayers.org

Young Artists Exhibit at Nickel Plate Arts ● Approximately 500 student artists from Kindergarten through 5th grade from all of Noblesville’s elementary schools have worked hard and are ready to show off their projects during the Young Artists Exhibit. 2-D and 3-D works will be in grades K-5 from all seven Noblesville public elementary schools will have works to show off during the Young Artists Exhibit at Nickel Plate Arts. Two-D and 3-D works, made from a variety of materials, will be on display. Expect to see family tree collages, before-and-after self-portraits, sculpture and much more! ● Mar. 4-26, Wednesday-Saturday, at various times. ● Free ● Nickel Plate Arts Campus: 107 S. Eighth St., Noblesville ● 452-3690 ● www.nickelplatearts.org


Carmel Winter Farmers Market ● Missing the Farmers Market this winter season? Check out the Carmel Winter Indoor Farmers Market featuring local grown and produced foods such as winter vegetables, meats, eggs, maple syrup, honey, baked goods, and cheeses. The market offers a chance for consumers to produce local produce and reasonable prices. ● March 5 from 9 a.m. to noon. Recurs every Saturday. ● Founders Park All-Purpose building: 11675 Hazel Parkway, Carmel ● 710-0162 ● www.carmelfarmersmarket.com

Passport to Hi-Tech ● This event for girls ages 7-12 is an opportunity to learn about STEM interests, including science, technology, engineering, and math. Hands-on experiments and interactive exhibits will be available throughout the day as the 30 stations located within Conner Prairie’s Welcome Center offer information and advice from experts. Girls interested in a career in biology, chemistry, engineering, manufacturing, or computer science will benefit from all the extensive information available. ● Mar. 5 from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. ● Conner Prairie Interactive History Park: 13400 Allisonville Rd., Fishers ● Museum members: free. Non-member Girl Scouts in uniform (and family members): $6. General admission: $8.● 776-6006 ● www.connerprairie.org

Maple Syrup Program at Bray Family Homestead ● The nights are cool, but warm days are approaching and that means the sap is flowing! Bray Family Homestead staff will demonstrate the process of making maple syrup and will continue the more than 150 year old tradition. Both modern and traditional equiptment will be used, while history, folklore, and science will be shared. Visitors will also enjoy a tour of the grounds. Dress warmly and for potentially muddy conditions. ● Mar. 5 from 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. ● Bray Family Homestead Park: 4528 Ind. 38, Noblesville ● Free ● 774-2500


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Drawing Class ● Learn to improve your artistic skills in this art class for all skill levels. Nickel Plate Studio Artists Bruce Neckar and John Reynolds will provide subject matter and provide tips. Nickel Plate Arts will be responsible for providing graphite sticks, newsprint, and drawing boards, although participants may bring their own materials. Must be 15 or older. This is the LAST class of the series! ● Mar. 7 from 7-9 p.m. ● Nickel Plate Arts Campus: 107 South Eighth St., Noblesville ● $100/10 weeks ● 452-3690 ● www.mkt.com/nickel-plate-arts/drawing-class-session

Comic Art ● Enjoy local art in Fishers during the Comic Art exhibit! It features local comic book artists and their displays. Original artwork and prints may be available for purchase. A special reception for the event takes place approximately midway through the series, on March 25. ● Mar. 7-Apr. 8 during regular business hours. ● Fishers City Hall: 1 Municipal Dr., Fishers ● Free ● http://nickelplatearts.org/event/comic-art


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