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Taste of Tippecanoe accepting press kits for 2010

LAFAYETTE, Ind. — The Taste of Tippecanoe is accepting press kits and promotional material from musicians for the 29th Annual Taste of Tippecanoe until September 15, 2009. The Taste of Tippecanoe is the major annual fundraising event for the Tippecanoe Arts Federation. TAF is the umbrella organization and arts council for 14 counties in North […] Read the full story

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Professor fears children will be haunted by new Harry Potter film

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — The Harry Potter series began with a boy exploring the world of wizards, but the hero is growing up and the latest film may not be so friendly for children, says a Purdue University expert who studies the effects of scary movies. “Harry Potter and his friends have matured, and so […] Read the full story

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Danny Weiss, Emily Sledge to perform at Lafayette Farmers Market

LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Danny Weiss, local saxophonist and clarinetist, will be performing on Saturday, July 11 from 7:30a to 9:30a at the Lafayette Farmers Market in Downtown Lafayette, Indiana. Emily Sledge will also be performing from 10:00a to 12:00 noon. In addition to the live musical entertainment, the Farmers Market is currently featuring a variety […] Read the full story

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Greater Lafayette Stars and Stripes 2009 final plans announced

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Greater Lafayette, Indiana’s annual “Stars & Stripes” Fourth of July concert and fireworks display at Purdue University’s Slayter Center for the Performing Arts will once again feature the Lafayette Citizen’s Band, the Greater Lafayette Freedom Singers, the Purdue Summer Jazz Band and the Tippecanoe Ancient Fife and Drum Corps. Music begins […] Read the full story

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Michael Kelsey headlines Lafayette Crisis Center annual benefit concert

LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Michael Kelsey takes the lead bringing together local community talent for an evening of creative expression and fundraising. The 25nd Annual Crisis Center Benefit Concert will be held at a Lafayette Brewing Company, on Friday, July 24, at 8:00 p.m. Guitar wizard/singer songwriter/performance artist/entertainer, Kelsey performs music for the eyes and ears. […] Read the full story

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Purdue Summer Band to begin practices June 16

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Instrumentalists throughout Greater Lafayette are welcome to participate in Purdue’s Summer Band, which is led by Jay Gephart, director of Purdue Bands. The band, which will play a program of light classics and Broadway at 7 p.m. July 16 at Slayter Center of Performing Arts, meets twice a week for a […] Read the full story

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Greater Lafayette Community Calendar

 August 2012