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Afro-Latin experience theme of Black Cultural Center’s fall series

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Exploring the Afro-Latin experience is the theme for the Fall Cultural Arts Series at the Purdue University Black Cultural Center. “Rhythm of Hope, Power of Heritage: Exploring the Afro-Latin Experience” will feature a play, speakers, information fair, music and other performances as well as a research tour. “Approximately 11 million Africans […] Read the full story

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Australia's Strange Fruit

Purdue Convocations presents free outdoor event featuring ‘Australia’s Strange Fruit’

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Melbourne-based performing arts company “Australia’s Strange Fruit,” will present three free community performances on Wednesday, September 21st at 12:30p, 5:30p, and 6:30p at the Purdue Memorial Union South lawn, at the corner of State Street and Grant Street. Each performance will last approximately 20 minutes. Australia’s Strange Fruit produces and performs […] Read the full story

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Lafayette Ski and Snowboarding Club

Lafayette Ski & Snowboard Club Kickoff Party

LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Join the Lafayette Ski & Snowboard Club for good food and companionship at their annual kickoff party on Thursday, August 25th from 7:00p-9:00p at Monical’s Pizza (3500 SR 38E) in Lafayette. The 2011-2012 Winter trip schedule will be announced. Bring your checkbook to pay for membership and make down payments on trips. […] Read the full story

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A metal piece currently on display

“Making it in Crafts” at Art Museum of Greater Lafayette

LAFAYETTE, Ind. — The Art Museum of Greater Lafayette will host the “Making it in Crafts” national invitation art exhibit from May 20, 2011 through September 10, 2011. The exhibit features the art of approximately 30 invited craft artists who made a living creating and selling fine art crafts. Many of the most renowned craft […] Read the full story

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Circus Miniature

Westminster Village invites public to free circus day August 6

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — The public is invited to a free circus day at Westminster Village, 2741 N. Salisbury St. in West Lafayette on Saturday, August 6, from 9:00a to 3:00p. Guests can enjoy free hot dogs, cotton candy, crackerjacks, popcorn and other circus treats; learn how clowns put on their makeup; and watch a […] Read the full story

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Indy International Wine Competition

20th Indy International Wine Competition set for August 3-5 in West Lafayette

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Indiana winemakers will soon learn how their vintages stack up against wines from across the country and around the world. The 20th Indy International Wine Competition is Aug. 3-5 at Purdue University in West Lafayette, Indiana. Organizers expect strong turnout from Hoosier wineries, as well as nearly 3,000 entries from more […] Read the full story

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Greater Lafayette Community Calendar

 August 2020