Logansport Pharos-Tribune from Logansport, Indiana on March 25, 1988 · Page 3
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Pharos-Tribune, Logansport, Indiana, Friday, March 25, 1988 PageS For Your Entertainment Jeffrey Ballet Coming To Purdue LOGANLAND PARRISH PIONEER FARMS — Hearttiside suppers are now being served at Parrish Pioneer Farm, one mile east of Idaville. For reservations, call 219-826-4163. JOFFREY il DANCERS —The Joffrey II Dancers will perform "Beauty and the Beast" at 2 p.m. March 27 in Purdue's Loeb Playhouse. For more information, call 317-494-2096. MYERS' AND STUCKEY READINGS - Poet Neil Myers and fiction writer William J. Stuckey will read from their original worksat 4 p.m. March 28 in Purdue's Bookstall. Admission is free. JAZZ BAND CONCERT — The Purdue University Department of Bands' jazz band will perform at 8 p.m. March 29 in the ballrooms of the Purdue Memorial Union. Admission is free. MUSEUM CLOSED EASTER SUNDAY - The Cass County Historical Society Museum, the Jerolaman-Long House, 1004 E. Market St., will not hold itsopen houseEaster Sunday, April 3. SQUARE DANCING — Old-time square dancing is offered at Peterson's Silver Bell, located 6 1 /z miles southwest of Burnettsville, the first and third Saturday of each month from 9 p.m. to midnight. For more information, call 943-3286. INDIANAPOLIS HARLEM GLOBETROTTERS — The Harlern Globetrotters take on the Washington Generals at 7:30 p.m. April 1 in Market Square Arena. Tickets are available at MSA's box office and all Tick- etMaster locations. Prices are $12, $10, and $8 . There is a $2 discount for children under 12 and senior citizens. Groups of 25 or more receive a $3 discount. For group ticket information, cafl 317-236-6522. For regular ticket information, call 317-297-5151. SECOND CITY — Chicago's Second City will appear at Beef and Boards Dinner Theatre April 4 for one show only. Doors open at 6 p.m. for thedinner show. For more information, call 317-872-9664. SESAME STREET LIVE — Sesame Street Live will beat Market Square Arena April 6-10 for eight performances. Tickets are $7, $8, and $9.50 for adults and available at MSA' box office and all TicketMaster locations. Seats are $2 opening night. Children under 12 receive a $1.50 discount. To charge by phone, call 317-297-5151 or 1-800-284-3030. Showtimes are 7 p.m., April 6 and 7; il a.m. and 7 p.m., April 8; 11 a.m. and3:30 p.m., April 9; andl p.m. and4:30p.m. April 10. EGG DECORATING CLASS AT CHILDREN'S MUSEUM - The Ukrainina tradition of Pysanky egg decorating will be the focal point of a two-session class from 10 a.m. to noon, Saturday for children 16 and older. Class members should bring a dozen eggs Cost is $12 for members and $17 for non-members. To register, call 317-924-5431. SMOKEY THE BEAR AND WOODSEY OWL - Smokey the Bear and Woodsey Owl will be in the Natural Science Gallery in the Children's Museum from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday to join visitors in a celebrating National Wildlife Week. 'SINGIN' IN THE RAIN' —"Singin' In The Rain," Broadway's splashy musical based on the classic MGM film, will be presented at the Beef and Boards Dinner Theatre March 2 through May 1. For more information, call 317-872-9664. INDIANA SINGING HOOSIEP.S —The Honeywell Center, Wabash, will present the Singing Hoosiers of Indiana University March 30 at 8 p.m. Single tickets are $6 at the door. A candlelight buffet dinner will be served from 6 to 8 p.m. for $7. For reservations, call 219-563-1102. The Center isat 275 W. Market St. GOULET IN 'SOUTH PACIFIC' — Robert Goulet stars in Rogers and Hammerstein's "South Pacific" in Fort Wayne's Embassy Theatre April 1-3. Showtimes are 8 p.m., April 1; 2 and 8p.m., April 2; and 2 p.m., April 3. Tickets are $25 and $19. Saturday's matinee is $15. For moreintormation, call 219-424-5665. ROD AND CUSTOM SHOW - Fort Wayne's annual Rod & Custom Show will be in Memorial Coliseum April 1-3. Show hours are 5 to 10 p.m. Friday, noon to 10 p.m. Saturday, and noon to 8 p.m. Sunday. For more information, call 219-489-1016 or 219-482-9502. BULLOCK PAINTINGS — Paintings by artist Willa Howell- Bullock, Peru, are on display in the main gallery at the Honeywell Center, Wabash, now until March 30. REALIZE YOUR DREAM to be on auctioneer. Study two eves, a week (Tu. & Th., 7-10PM) at the LK Motel in Peru, beg, April 12. Ladies Welcome. INDIANA COLLEGE Of AUCTIONEERING 8846 Hollidoy Drive, Indimwpgfii.lN 44260 317-844-1081 Easter Egg Hunt Sat. March 26th 1:00 p.m. Ages 1-10 years old Candy and Refreshments For Everyone Plus, 50 Special Golden Eggs Miller's Merry Manor 200-26th Logansport Rain Date April 2 DO YOU HAVE RENTAL INCOME? H&R BLOCK CAN MAKE THE TAX LAWS WORK FOR YOU. H&R THE INCOME TAX PEOPLE Our new location: 113 S. Fifth St. 753-7387 or 753-0181 O'Bannon: Education Priority ByDAVEKITCHELL City Editor The leading Democratic candidate for lieutenant governor said Thursday that education will be the No. 1 priority of a gubernatorial administration headed by Evan Bayh. State Sen. Frank O'Bannon said Gov. Robert Orr's A+ Education Program was an important step, but only the first needed to improve the state's educational process. He called for more educational programs for pre-school children and said the ISTEP testing program may be a "mis-step" in the educational process if it shifts the emphasis of education from the individual student to the comparison of classes and schools for performance-based awards. "We need accountability," said O'Bannon. "We need better resources and more incentives. The A+ was a big step for O'Bannon said remediation is education, but it's not a quick needed in Indiana schools, but he fix." questions the need for retention. Sen. 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