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Riverfest celebrates Wabash River with education, canoe races, family activities

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — A family favorite for over a decade, the Riverfest summer festival will once again celebrate the Wabash River with a day of thrilling canoe races, on-land fun, and education. Riverfest takes place from 9:00a to 4:00p on Saturday, July 9, 2011 at Tapawingo Park in West Lafayette, Indiana. Building on the […] Read the full story

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Purdue Convocations announces 2011-12 season

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Purdue Convocations’ 2011-12 season will bring 22 performances, including an array of Broadway musicals, plays and concerts to Purdue University’s West Lafayette campus. Highlights of the season include Broadway shows such as “Disney’s Beauty and the Beast,” “In the Heights,” “Young Frankenstein,” and “Rain: A Tribute to the Beatles,” as well […] Read the full story

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Spring Works dance concert rehearsal

Contemporary Dance Company presents Spring Works Dance Concert

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. -– The Purdue Contemporary Dance Company will present its Spring Works Dance Concert on April 29 and 30. The dance company, which is housed in the Patti and Rusty Rueff School of Visual and Performing Arts in Yue-Kong Pao Hall, will present seven new dances by faculty and student artists. The concert will […] Read the full story

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Tippecanoe Latino Festival

Tippecanoe Latino Festival brings cultural fun and food on April 30

LAFAYETTE, Ind. — The 5th Annual Tippecanoe Latino Festival, presented by the Latino Center for Wellness & Education, will be held Saturday, April 30, 2011 from Noon to 6:00 pm at Ivy Tech Community College in Lafayette. At the festival, sample authentic foods from locally owned restaurants, enjoy live entertainment, and participate in the richness […] Read the full story

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PMO Performers Sing

Purdue Musical Orgs students prepare for end of season shows

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — More than 250 Purdue Musical Organizations students are preparing for their end of season shows. “Besides the Purdue Christmas Show, each ensemble’s end of season show is one of the most memorable for our student performers,” said Bill Griffel, director of Purdue Musical Organizations. “Each of these shows will be the […] Read the full story

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Easter Egg Hunt and Sidewalk Carnival

Ivy Tech-Lafayette Dental Assisting students host Easter egg hunt, carnival

LAFAYETTE, Ind. — The public is invited to attend an Easter Egg Hunt and sidewalk carnival hosted by the Dental Assisting students at Ivy Tech Community College-Lafayette on Saturday, April 23rd, 2011, from 10:00a to 3:00p. Funds raised at the event will benefit the Judy Buckles Scholarship, an annual award given to a Dental Assisting […] Read the full story

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Greater Lafayette Community Calendar

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