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Artists, gardens to be featured in free West Lafayette tour June 27

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — The City of West Lafayette is showcasing eight local artists and six award-winning gardens in the Hills & Dales and Northwestern Heights neighborhoods at Art in Bloom, a free home-garden tour, Saturday, June 27, from 10a to 3p. The public is invited to pick up a tour map at the home […] Read the full story

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Purdue Convocations announces 2009-2010 season

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Purdue Convocations’ 2009-10 season will feature 22 performances, including a variety of Broadway musicals, plays and concerts. Highlights of the season include Broadway musicals such as “Mamma Mia!” “Avenue Q” and “Jesus Christ Superstar” starring Ted Neeley, as well as performances in Elliott Hall of Music of “Metropolis” and the Martha […] Read the full story

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Volunteers needed for 2009 Taste of Tippecanoe

LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Volunteers are currently being sought to assist with the 2009 Taste of Tippecanoe festival scheduled for Saturday, June 20th in Downtown Lafayette. The Taste is looking for people for various duties to work 2-hour shifts on June 20th between 4 pm and midnight. Volunteers are needed to help with various duties. All […] Read the full story

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36th Annual Round the Fountain Art Fair

The Round the Fountain Art Fair, now in its 36th year, has brought high quality fine art to the Greater Lafayette community every year since 1973. The juried fair of 89 artists represents a number of media categories like watercolor, oil/acrylic, ceramic, sculpture, mixed media, wood and more. Read the full story

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Movie theaters gear up for summer blockbusters

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Movie theaters will continue to be an affordable vacation destination for many people this summer, says a Purdue University pop culture historian. “Historically, movies provide an escape for people during tough times,” says Randy Roberts, distinguished professor of history. “Films often feature the resiliency of American characters and their triumphs. “The […] Read the full story

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2nd annual Med Flory Jazz Blues Festival scheduled for May 15, 16 in Logansport

LOGANSPORT, Ind. — Downtown Logansport is set to welcome the second annual Med Flory Jazz and Blues Festival this Friday and Saturday, May 15 and 16. Twelve bands from throughout Indiana will play over the two-day period. The lineup includes swing, bebop, big band, R&B, funk, blues ragtime, Chicago blues, vocal jazz and New Orleans […] Read the full story

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Greater Lafayette Community Calendar

 June 2012