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La PORTE — The La Porte County Symphony Orchestra will close its 2018-19 season with Music Director Candidate Alexander Platt leading the LCSO in an evening of Rodgers & Hammerstein on Saturday at 7:30 p.m., at La Porte’s Civic Auditorium, 1001 Ridge St., La Porte.

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La PORTE — The Singing Co. of La Porte County Children’s Chorus presents A Musical Experience that you will not soon forget. This free, open to the public concert occurs this Friday at Bethany Lutheran Church, 102 G Street, La Porte. Doors open at 6:30 p.m., and the concert begins promptly a…

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MICHIGAN CITY — An actor exits stage right and flings a suitcase at costars backstage. They scramble out of the way. Another student picks it up and enters stage left.

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Ivy Tech sets marionette show at its Michigan City Campus

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THREE OAKS, Mich. — Nashville singer and songwriter Heidi Burson will perform a benefit concert for the School of American Music (SAM) scholarship fund on April 26 at the Acorn Theater in Three Oaks, Michigan.

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VALPARAISO — Origami, the ancient art of Japanese paper folding, once was considered mostly child’s play – a flapping bird, a fortune teller, a ninja star, said Leslie Cefali, who has taught at Purdue University in Westville.

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MICHIGAN CITY — Opening on May 3 and running for three weekends, the Footlight Players of Michigan City will present the farcical musical by Joanne Bogart and Eric Rockwell, titled "Musical of Musicals: The Musical."

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MICHIGAN CITY — Resident artist Jose Vela will open his gallery exhibit titled “Modernwerld” during the Uptown Arts District's First Friday Art Walk this Friday from 5-8 p.m.

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MICHIGAN CITY — A Steely Dan tribute band will head up the entertainment lineup for Blue Chip Casino this spring. 

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WESTVILLE – Purdue University Northwest’s (PNW) Odyssey Arts and Cultural Events Series, in cooperation with the Michigan City Public Library and the Blossom & Irving Levin Jewish Cultural Fund of Sinai Temple, presents a Jewish Film Festival from 1:30 to 4:45 p.m. Sunday at the Michigan…

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MICHIGAN CITY — The Footlight Players will be hosting a trip to "Narnia," cultivating some performances of "Steel Magnolias" and producing a return to a "Doublewide, Texas" as part of their 70th season.

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Access our Online Catalog from Home — www.mclib.org. Wi-Fi is available in the library. For more information stop by the Reference Department. Normal library hours are Monday through Thursday 9 a.m. to 8 p.m., Friday & Saturday 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Sundays 1 to 5 p.m. For more informatio…

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MICHIGAN CITY — While walking the shores of Lake Michigan, area resident Joel Brussell used to be in the habit of collecting fossils.

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La PORTE — For Symphony Conductor Mercedes Diaz, leading an orchestra is like dancing with a partner.

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La PORTE — Audience members having been calling it, “The best show I’ve seen at Little Theatre!” “So funny- I’ll be back!” “So entertaining!”

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MICHIGAN CITY — Artspace Uptown Artist Lofts will be open during First Friday, March 1, beginning at 5 p.m. featuring the solo show “Oil & Water” by artist Lizzie Bar. This show marks the first gallery exhibition of the year for UAL as well as the first solo exhibit by the artist.

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MICHIGAN CITY — The Center for Creative Solutions is celebrating World Creativity and Innovation Week 2019 by sponsoring the third annual poetry contest for high school, middle school and elementary students.

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MICHIGAN CITY — The annual Maple Sugar Time Demonstration returns to Friendship Botanic Gardens on Sunday from Noon to 3 p.m.

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MICHIGAN CITY — Studies show that optimism (glass-half-full) is related to longevity and better health outcomes; whereas pessimism (glass-half-empty) and loneliness have the opposite effect, said author and clinical psychologist Stephanie Livingston.

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