Indiana Gazette from Indiana, Pennsylvania on October 24, 2002 · Page 10
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Indiana, Pennsylvania
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Page 10 CALENDAR Thursday, October 24, 2002 Calendar is published every Thursday in The Indiana Gazette. It lists cultural and tourist activities and special events. The deadline for submission is 9 a.m. the Thursday before publication. Mail any items for consideration to Rebecca Cochran, Calendar, The Indiana Gazette, P.O. Box 10, Indiana, PA 15701. All information is subject to change. You are advised to verify the information before purchasing tickets or traveling any distance to an event. Regional events Art The Art Gallery, Perm State University, New Kensington campus, presents A Fifty Year Retrospective: Dedicated to Paul Gilleo, through Oct. 31, by Indiana artist Paul Binai. Gallery hours are 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday through Friday and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. The Carnegie Museum of Ar£ 4400 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh, presents: • Panopticon: An Art Spectacular, through Aug. 17, 2003. Heinz Galleries. • Mel Bochner Photographs, 196669, through Jan. 12, 2003. Forum Gallery. • What's in Your Tureen: Soup, Stew or Ragout?, through Dec. 1. Treasure Room. Hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday; 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday. Admission: $5 for adults, $4 for senior citizens, $3 for children and students, and free for members. Call (412) 622-3131. The Carnegie Museum of History, 4400 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh, presents: • Under Antarctic Ice, through Nov. 10. Exhibit of underwater photographs. • Fascinating Fakes, through Dec. 8. Hillman Hall of Minerals and Gems. Hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday; 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. on Thursday; and noon to 5 p.m. Sunday. Admission: $5 for adults, $4 for senior citizens, $3 for children and students, and free for members. Call (412) 6223131. Frick Art & Historical Center, 7227 Reynolds St., Pittsburgh, presents Four Works, by Linn Meyer, through Jan. 5. Call (412) 371-0600 or visit the Web site at for gallery hours. John Edward Gallery of Fine Arts, located in Schmidt's Springhouse Antiques, Export, presents an exhibit of recent works by Bud Gibbons, through Ocl. 31. Gibbons is a painting instructor at Pcnn State, New Kensington campus. The exhibit is free and open to the public. Regular hours are 10a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Saturday and 1 to 5 p.m. Sundays. Schmidt's Springhouse Antiques is located on Route 66, five miles north of Delmont. Call (724) 325-2755 for information. Pittsburgh Center for the Arts, 6300 Fifth Ave., presents Artist of the Year: Adrienne Heinrich, through Sunday. Gallery hours are 10 a.m.- 5:30 p.m. Monday through Saturday; and noon-5 Sunday. Call (412) 3610873. St. Vincent Gallery, third floor of Kennedy Hall, St. Vincent College, Latrobe, presents "Karl I: The Peace Emperor," through Dec. 8. Regular gallery hours are noon-3 p.m. and 6:30-8:30 p.m. Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays and noon-3 p.m. Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays. The gallery is closed on Mondays. Call (724)532-6600, Ext. 2107. Southern Alleghenies Museum of Art, Loretto, on the campus of Saint Francis University, presents: • Wandering Poets, through Nov. 17. Hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Friday and 1-5 p.m. weekends. Admission is free and open to the public. Gill (814) 472-3920. Three Rivers Arts Festival Gallery, 707 Penn Ave., Pittsburgh, presents ReFocus Pittsburgh, through Nov. 22, featuring works by Ben Matthews, Ben Gersch and Bruce Woyt. The gallery is open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. Call (412) 281-8723 for information. United Jewish Federation, 5738 Darlington Road, Pittsburgh, presents "Women of Ravensbruck: Portraits of Courage," through Dec. 15, in the Fine/Perlow Weis and Berger Galleries of the Squirrel Hill Jewish Community Center. The exhibit is open during regular JCC operating hours. Call (412) 421-1500 for more information. Concerts A.J. Palumbo Center, downtown Pittsburgh, presents Joe Cocker, 7:30 p.m. Nov. 19, with Tony Joe White. Home grown What's happening in the Indiana County area NEW SHOW ON EXHIBIT — "Fantasies with a Dog," an art exhibit featuring linoleum block prints by Mary Hamilton is on display at the Horace Mann Gallery in Horace Mann Elementary School, 205 South Fifth St. Jean and Bruce Jenkins of Indiana examined the piece titled "After School" during the opening reception. The show will be on display through Nov. 22 and can be seen during regular school hours. Entrance is from the rear of the school. Call (724) 463-8960 for more information. (Gazette photo by Jamie Isenberg) Art Horace Mann Gallery, located in Horace Mann Elementary School, 205 South Fifth St., Indiana, presents: • Fantasies with a Dog, by Mary Hamilton, through Nov. 22. The artwork features linoleum block prints. Entrance to the gallery is from the rear of the school. Call (724) 463-8560. Kipp Gallery, Sprowls Hall, [UP, presents: • Lenny Dowhie: Current Works in Clay, Oct. 29 through Dec. 6. Opening reception 4 to 6 p.m. Oct 31. Hours are noon to 4 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday; and 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday. Admission free. The Indiana Art Association is showing works by its members in several locations: • A group show is presently on exhibit at the Indiana Surgery Center of the Indiana Regional Medical Center. Works by painters Jeanne Hufnagel, Jolene Joyner, Les Swen- tosky, Louise Leigey, Ralph Welsh, Trish Dodson and Gemma Boyer and photographers Bob Moore and David Young can be viewed during regular business hours. A price list is available at the reception window. • Photography exhibit by Joy Fairbanks, Bob Moore, Cynthia Mastro, Victoria Dickens and David Young, through September in the Chalice Room of the Calvary Presbyterian Church. Works can be viewed Monday through Friday during regular business hours. University Museum, Sutton Hall, IUP, presents lames Hnrris: Photographs, through Dec. 15. Admission free. Gailery hours are noon to 4 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday and 7 to 9 p.m. Thursdays. Call (724) 357-2397 for information. First Unitarian Universalisl Church, 285 N. Twolick Drive, Indiana, presents "Butterflies and Other Wonders," through Nov. 24, an exhibit of nature photographs Things to do by Indiana artist Susan Litteral. Call (724) 463-1318 for information. Art classes Arts and crafts classes are held at the following days and times at Michaels Arts and Crafts store classroom in theTownfair Center: • Decorative painting with artist Kay Gaff of Sheiocta, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesdays. Ages 13 and up. Cost is $10 plus supplies. • Scrapbook club, 6 to 9 p.m. Fridays. Ages 13 and up. Cost is $5 plus supplies. Bring photos. " Kids craft class, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturdays. Ages 5 through 12. Cost is $2, includes supplies. Projects take about 30 minutes to complete. • Teen arts and crafts class, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Saturdays. Ages 13 and up. Cost is $5 plus supplies. Call (724) 349-7239 for more information. Concerts America Association of University Women presents the Kurt Weill Ensemble in "Come to the Cabaret" at the Indiana Country Club, 6 p.m. Nov. 2. Tickets are $40 per person. Proceeds aid local scholarships. Call Faith Ferguson at (724) 3496083 for reservation and choice of entree. Indiana University of Pennsylvania, College of Fine Arts, presents: • IUP Chorale in Concert, 8 p.m. Friday, Gorell Recital Hall, Sutton Hall. Admission charged. • IUP Chamber Singers in Concert, 8 p.m. Nov. 2, St. Thomas More Parish, Oakland Ave., Indiana. Free. Call (724) 357-2547 for more information. The Clarks will be performing an all-ages concert at 9 p.m. Nov. 1 at the Hadley Union Building on the Indiana University of Pennsylvania campus. Doors open at 7 p.m. Tick- ets are $12 for general admission and $10 with an I-card. Craft show A craft show will be held from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday in the Indiana Junior High School gymnasium. More than 40 vendors from across the state will be participating. Refreshments will-be sold. Admission is $1. Sponsored by the Indiana Senior High marching band. Day trips IUP Discovery Club is sponsoring a one-day bus trip to New York City Nov. 9. First stop will be a visit to NBC's "Today" show at Rockefeller Center. There will also be time for a self-guided tour of other sites including the Statue of Liberty, Wall Street, Times Square and more. Cost of the trip is $38 and is open to all. Tickets are available at the organization's weekly meetings, held from 4:30 to 5 p.m. Tuesdays in Room 134 of Keith Hall on the IUP campus. For more information, email to dcbustrip<s> Glass show The Rainbow Diamond Glass Club presents the 19th Annual Glassware & Antique Show and Sale, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, Best Western University Inn, Wayne Ave.,White Township. Admission $3, parking free. Halloween events UMWA Haunted House, 7 to 10 p.m. weekdays and 7 to 11:30 p.m. weekends, Oct.'24-26,29 and Nov. 1 at the J.S. Mack Community Center fairgrounds in White Township. Admission is $7 for adults and $6 for students. Lecture "The Search for Lady Marianna: A Forgotten Composer," 7 p.m. Nov. 14, Fourth floor community room, Indiana Theater Building, Philadelphia Street. This Indiana Arts Council program is presented by Dr. Irving Godt, a musicologist at IUP who has researched the life and work of Lady Marianna extensively. The presentation is free and open to the public. Contact the Indiana Arts Council at (724) 465-2787 formore.informa- tion. Maize maze The A-Malze-ing Adventure, a three and one-half acre corn maze at Reeger's Farm, west of Indiana off Route 422, is open noon-4 p.m. Saturdays and 1 to 4 p.m. Sundays in October. The maze was created and is operated by Elderton High School's ski and snowboard club. Admission is $2 per person. Jimmy Stewart movie "Rear Window," 2 p.m. Oct. 26, at the Jimmy Stewart Museum, corner of Philadelphia and Ninth streets. The movie stars Stewart and Grace Kelly. Regular museum admission: $5 adults, $4 seniors and $3 for children. Children under 7 and museum members admitted free. Studio tour Artists' Open Studio Tour, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, features 14 professional artists with studios in Indiana County. Artists, working in a variety of media and processes, will welcome visitors to their studios. Maps and more information are available at the Indiana County Tourist Bureau. Theater "Who Killed Al Dente?," a musical murder mystery, will be presented at 7:30 p.m. Saturday by the Indi-Anna Chorus at the Indiana Junior High School. Ticket will be available at the door for $8 for adults and $7 for seniors and children 12 and older; younger than 12 admitted free. Reduced-rate tickets available from any member or by calling (724) 464-2259. Tickets on sale at all usual outlets or by calling (412) 323-1919. Bryce Jordan Center, State College, presents: • Yes, 8p.m. Oct. 31. • Tool, 7:30 p.m. Nov. I. • Toby Keith, 7:30 p.m. Nov. IB, with Rascal Flatts. • Creed, 7:15 p.m. Nov. 19. • Aerosmith, 7:30 p.m. Dec. 17. Tickets on sale Saturday at 10 a.m. Tickets available at the center, Eisenhower Auditorium and select Uni-Mart ticket outlets. Call (800) 863-3336. Byham Theater, 803 Liberty Ave., Pittsburgh, presents Steve Earlc and The Dukes, 7:30 p.m. Nov. 25, with Garrison Starr. Tickets on sale at (he Benedum Box Office, by phone at (412) 456-6666 or online at Capitol Music Hall, Wheeling, W.Va., presents: • Tracy Byrd, 7 p.m. Saturday. • RonnieMilsap, 7:30 p.m. Nov. I. • Lorrie Morgan, 7 p.m. Nov. 2. • Charley Pride, 2 p.m. Nov. 3. • Ricky Van Shelton, 7:30 p.m. Nov. 8. • George Jones, 7 p.m. Nov. 9. • Loretta Lynn, 2 p.m. Nov. 10. Call (800) 624-5456 for ticket information. The Chamber Orchestra of the Alleghenies will perform at the following venues: • All Mozart program, Bedford United Methodist Church, 7:30 p.m. Saturday. (814) 847-0120 for information. • Suite Serenades — Bach, Hoiberg Suite, Ligonier Theater, 3 p.m. March 23. Indiana University of Pennsylvania faculty member Stanley Chepaitis serves as music director for the group. For more information, visit the Web site M in the Strip District, Pittsburgh, presents: • Bjorn Again, 8 p.m. Saturday. • An Evening with Keller Williams, 8 p.m. Nov. 2. • Lords of Acid, 8 p.m. Nov. 8, with D.J.Redboy. • Misfits, 7:30 p.m. Nov. 21. Tickets available by phone at (412) 323-1919. Palace Theatre, 21W. Otterman St., Greensburg, presents: • Ani DiFranco, 8 p.m. Nov. 19. • Love Letters, with Robert Wagner and Jill St. John, 8 p.m. Nov. 30. • Pat Boone, 8 p.m. April 2. Call (724) 836-8000, Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p'.m. Rosebud, 1600 Smallman St., Pittsburgh, presents: • Bob Mould, 8 p.m. Saturday. • Eddie from Ohio, 8 p.m. Nov. 1. • The Derek Trucks Band, 9 p.m. Nov. 8. • Icrry Douglas, 8 p.m. Nov. 9. • Southern Culture on the Skids, 8 p.m. Nov. 17, with BR-549. • Dan Bern, 8 p.m. Nov. 22. • Los Straitjackets, 8 p.m. Dec. 12. • Comedian Paula Poundstone, 8 p.m. Feb. 21. Call (412) 323-1919 to charge tickets by phone. Dinner theater Superstars in Concert, a new-Friday night feature at the Riverwatch, located on the Boardwalk Entertainment Complex in the Strip District. The dinner show, presented at 7:45 p.m., is $30 and includes a buffet style dinner including three entree's, a potato, a vegetable, salad and fruit. The cocktail show, presented at 10 p.m., is $17.50 and includes on complimentary cocktail. For more information or reservations, call (412) 281-3900. Fairs/Festivals Amphitheater at Station Square in downtown Pittsburgh, presents Fright Nights at Station Scare, through Nov. 2. Tickets available at, all Ticketmaster outlets or by calling (412) 323-1919. Pennsylvania Arts & Crafts Christmas Festival, Saturday and Sunday at the Washington Fairgrounds, Washington, Pa. More than 200 exhibit booths of artists, craftsmen and food vendors will be set up. There will also be entertainment and games and activities for the kids. Held rain or shine, parking is free. Admission charged. Call (724) 8634577 for more information. Halloween fun Lincoln Caverns' 19th Annual Ghosts & Goblins Tours, three miles west of Huntingdon on Route 22. Tours operate Saturdays and Sundays, through Oct. 27. Hours for one- hour tours through two crystal caverns (one haunted, one natural) are 11 a.m. to 6, p.m. Saturdays and 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sundays. From 6 to 10 p.m. Saturdays only, visitors can experience both cavern tours plus the haunted trail. Admission is $8 for adults and $4.50 for children. Tickets available at the door; call (814) 6430268 or visit the Web site at www.Iin- for more information. Maize maze Maize Quest, open weekends through Oct. 31, The Cornfield Maze Adventure atTriple B Farms, 15 miles south of Pittsburgh, outside of Elizabeth. Maize Quest is a 5-acre cornfield maze adventure carved in the shape of the world's largest pirate ship sailing on the high seas. Guest will explore over 10,000 feet of pathways cut through 200,000 living cornstalks. A game sheet provides Mark your calendar Coming in the next week ... Tonight UMWA Haunted House, 7 p.m., all weekend, J.§. Mack Community Center fairgrounds. White Township Friday IUP Chorale in Concert, 8 p.m., Gorell Recital Haii, Sutton Hall, IUP Saturday Craft show, 9 a.m., gymnasium, Indiana Junior High School Artists'Open Studio Tour, 10 a.m., also Sunday, throughout Indiana County Rainbow Diamond Glass Club Glassware and Antique Show and Sale, 10 a.m.. Best Western University Inn, White Township "Rear Window," 2 p.m.. Jimmy Stewart Museum, downtown Indiana "Who Killed Al Dente?" 7:30 p.m., auditorium, • Indiana Junior High School Sunday Rainbow Diamond Glass Club Glassware and Antique Show and Sale, 11 a.m.. Best Western University Inn, White Township the story line and directional cues. Admission charged. Visit the Web site at www.Corn or call (724) 258-3557 for information: Theater "The House of Frankenstein," through Sunday, Apple Hill Playhouse, Delmont. Curtain times are 8 p.m. for Thursday, Friday and Saturday evening performances and 2 p.m. for the Sunday, Oct. 13 matinee. Call (724) 468-5050. "My One and Only," through Nov. 10, at the Pittsburgh Playhouse of Point Park College, Pittsburgh. Show times are Wednesdays through Saturdays at & p.m. and Sundays at 2 p.m. Call (412) 621-4445 for ticket information. "Much Ado About Nothing," through Sunday, at the Pittsburgh Public Theater, 621 Penn Ave., Pittsburgh. Show times are 8 p.m. through Saturdays; 2 and 7 p.m. Sundays; and 2 p.m. Saturdays. Ticket information and show times available by calling (412) 316-1600. "The Lion, The Witch and the Wardrobe," Nov. 2-10, presented by the Point Park College's Playhouse Jr. at the Playhouse's Rauh Theatre, Pittsburgh. Performances will be at 11 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. on Saturdays and Sundays. Call (412) 621-4445 for ticket information. "La Dolce Vita: Movie Songs of the 1960s," through Jan. 5, at City Theatre, 1300 Bingham and 13th Street, South Side, Pittsburgh. Show times are 8 p.m. Tuesdays through Fridays; 5:30.p.m. and 9 p.m. Saturdays; and 2 p.m. Sundays. Call (412) 431-2489 for ticket information. Train tour Kiski Junction Railroad, Schenley, will hold train tours at 2 p.m. Saturdays, Sundays and Tuesdays through Tuesday. Halloween trains run at 7:30 p.m. Friday through Sunday (closed Monday) and Oct. 29-31. The Halloween rides are suitable for children ages 4 through 11, and last one hour. Reservations required. Call (724) 295-5577 or visit the Web site at Rates are $8 for adults; $7 for senior citizens (62 and older); $6 for ages 12 through 17; $4 for ages 4 through 11; and free tor children 3 and younger. Train show Greenberg's Train Show, Nov. 9 and 10,10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Pittsburgh Expo Mart in Monrocville. Parking is free; admission charged at the door Scouts in uniform or with an ID and children under age 6 are admitted free. For directions, call (410) 795-7447 or visit the Web site at b

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