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« Saturday September 16, 2017 »
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Start: 7:30 pm
End: 9:30 pm

The House Theatre of Chicago proudly announces the return of Dennis Watkins in The Magic Parlour, at the Palmer House, a Hilton Hotel, 17 E. Monroe, for an open run. Regular performances take place Fridays and Saturdays evenings at 7:30 p.m. and 9:30 p.m. and Saturday afternoons at 4:30 p.m.*

Start: 11:30 pm
End: 12:30 am

The Infinite Wrench Begins Its Nonstop Run In Chicago with the Newly Launched Show from The Neo-Futurists

Start: 9:00 pm
End: 9:59 pm

The Summer on the Shore promotion offers residents and visitors the chance to win a 2017 Subaru Forester among other prizes by visiting participating attractions, shops, restaurants and events.

Start: 1:00 pm
End: 1:59 pm

The Indiana Arts Commission (IAC) and the Indiana State Library (ISL) announced today the invitation to Indiana high schools to participate in the 2018 Poetry Out Loud competition.

Start: 2:50 pm
End: 5:00 pm

If you've not had a Hammond Public Library card before, now's the time! Any NEW patron getting a library card will be entered to win a gift basket.

Start: 2:00 pm
End: 2:59 pm

Designated by Congress in 2010, House Resolution 275 names the week beginning with the second Sunday in September as National Arts in Education Week. During this week, the field of arts education and its supporters joins together in communities across the country to tell the story of the transformative power of the arts in education.

Start: 12:00 pm
End: 12:59 pm

September marks the 22nd annual statewide celebration of Archaeology Month, an opportunity for all ages to learn about archaeology in Indiana.

Start: 3:00 pm
End: 3:59 pm

Munster students in grades K-12 (both public and parochial schools) are invited and encouraged to participate in this year’s annual Red Ribbon Week Poster Contest, which is sponsored through the Munster Police Department and Choice Community Council. The purpose of the contest is to discourage drug use by our community’s youth and to promote the importance of making positive and healthy choices.

Start: 11:00 am
End: 2:00 am

Hofbräuhaus Chicago is thrilled to bring the “oompapa” of Oktoberfest back to the Chicago area with its fifth annual Oktoberfest celebration September 15 – October 29. Guests can enjoy a plethora of festivities including authentic nightly Bavarian entertainment, freshly brewed “Oktoberfestbier” inspired by the original Hofbräuhaus in Munich, daily food specials served by Dirndl-clad waitresses, celebrity keg tapping ceremonies and more.

Start: 8:00 am
End: 2:00 pm

Our annual Mum Sale fundraiser is coming up - Saturday, September 16 - from 8 AM until 2 PM at Sarkey's Florist - 8944 Erie Street - in Highland, IN. Stop by for an awesome selection of mums in all sizes and colors to brighten up your porch, patio, and garden.

All proceeds benefit Planting Possibilities.

Start: 9:00 am
End: 3:00 pm

Andrew Biancardi will be teaching a Beginning Pen & Ink workshop at the Chesterton Art Center on Saturday, September 16 from 9-3. During the workshop, Andrew will provide a broad introduction in ways to use ink with brushes, pen nibs and ink wash.

Start: 9:30 am
End: 1:00 pm

Leslie Cefali will be teaching (2) sessions of Origami Boxes for Fidget Spinners on Saturday, September 16 at either 9:30-11, or 11:30-1 at the Chesterton Art Center.

Start: 10:00 am
End: 4:00 pm

Bring your family and friends or come alone for this unique fishing event where you'll get to try catching fish three different ways from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Start: 11:00 am
End: 6:00 pm

The 16th annual Ravenswood ArtWalk (RAW), co-presented by the Greater Ravenswood Chamber of Commerce, Ravenswood Community Council and sponsor Access Contemporary Music, showcases Ravenswood’s diverse and vibrant community of makers while celebrating the intersection between arts and industry. Reinforcing Ravenswood’s transformation from a manufacturing district to a hub for creative industry, the Ravenswood ArtWalk (RAW) takes place along the historic mile-long Ravenswood Ave industrial corridor, from Irving Park Road to Leland Avenue, Saturday – Sunday, September 16 – 17 from 11:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Start: 11:00 am
End: 5:00 pm

On Saturday, September 16, the Schererville Parks and Recreation Department will host its annual Country-A-Fair/Dairy Day event from 11:00 AM to 5:00 PM at Redar Park.

Start: 2:00 pm
End: 4:00 pm

In Celebration of the Opening of Big River: The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn at Theatre at the Center, Barnes and Noble is hosting a special discussion at their Valparaiso location this Saturday, September 16th, from 2-4 p.m. Join Theatre at the Center's resident author Phil Potempa as he discusses the exciting musical that opens this weekend in Munster. Big River is based on the book The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn by legendary author Mark Twain.

Start: 5:30 pm
End: 11:30 pm

SmoothChicago presents R&B & Soul Sax Superstar NAJEE on Sat Sept 16th at 6PM & 9PM

Start: 7:00 pm
End: 11:00 pm

Chicago’s home for LIVE Smooth Jazz & R&B Shows, SmoothChicago.com presents R&B Soul Saxophonist Najee on Saturday, September 16th. Pre-sale - NAJEE tickets go on sale - in person on Saturday May 06, 2017 at the Euge Groove show(s) & on Saturday June 10, 2017 @ the Norman Brown show(s)

Start: 7:30 pm
End: 10:00 pm

Join the Northwest Indiana Symphony Orchestra and Music Director/Conductor Kirk Muspratt as they start the 76th season with “The Music of Chicago,” Saturday, September 16, 2017 at 7:30 pm at the Star Plaza Theatre in Merrillville, Indiana featuring the Brass Transit.

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