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April 18 through April 25, 2013
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Ross Country Jamboree: The Doo Wop All Stars Show will be held at 7:30 p.m. April 19. Tickets are $12. To purchase tickets or for more information call (812) 752-8877 or visit www.rosscountryjamboree.com.
Ross Country Jamboree: Will feature the Kinmans at 7 p.m. on April 20. The doors open at 6:15 p.m. Tickets are $10. To purchase tickets or for more information call (812) 752-8877 or visit www.rosscountryjamboree.com.
Friday, April 19
Karaoke: Will be held from 7 to 11 p.m. with Dale Anderson at Jefferson Post 9 of the American Legion, 707 Jefferson St. For more information call (812) 265-4417.
Saturday, April 20
Jimmy Storms: The former member of the Red Skelton Orchestra will play a selectino of old standards on the Steinway from 1 to 3 p.m. at Village Lights Bookstore.
Emily Ann Thompson: The fiddler and her husband, Kelly will perform traditional Irish and Scottish tunes from 8 to 11 p.m. at the Thomas Family Winery as part of the 17th annual Hot Luck and Fiery Foods Expo.
Hot Wired: Will perform from 8 p.m. to midnight at Jefferson Post 9 of the American Legion, 707 Jefferson St. For more information call (812) 265-4417.
Audible Point: Will perform from 10:30 p.m. to 2:30 a.m. at The Electric Lady.
Monday, April 22
Dulcimer Jam: The Circle of Friends Dulcimer Society will host a dulcimer jam from 7 to 9 p.m. at Dusty Fiddles. For more information call (812) 801-5192 or (812) 701-9300.
Tuesday, April 23
Irish Jam Session: Will be held from 7 to 9 p.m. at Dusty Fiddles. For more information call (812) 701-9300.
Wednesday, April 24
Open Mic Night: Bring a USB and record yourself starting at 7:30 p.m. at The Electric Lady.
Senior Dance: Will be held Friday by the Madison Parks Department at the Brown Gym featuring the music of the Gary Hewitt and the Honky Tonk Band. The doors open at 5 p.m. Music begins at 6 p.m. Admission is $3.50 per person.
Spring into the Valley: Will be held April 20-21 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. on the Indiana Wine Trail at Ertel Cellars Winery, Lanthier Winery, Madison Vineyards, the Ridge Winery, Stream Cliff Farm Winery and the Thomas Family Winery. For more information visit www.indianawinetrail.com.
Creative Spaces Rural Places: Will be held April 20-21 in Switzerland and Ohio counties with nearly 50 artists opening shops, studios, galleries and homes during the annual art tour. Locations will be open from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday and from noon to 6 p.m. Sunday. For more information visit www.creativespacesruralplaces.com.
Senior Dance: Will host Silas and the Side Kicks Saturday from 5:15 to 9:30 p.m. at the Lide White Boys and Girls Club. Doors open at 5:15 p.m. The band will perform from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. Admission is $5. For more information call (812) 599-0848 or (812) 274-0338.
Organ Crawl: Will be held April 20 from 1 to 4 p.m. starting at St. John's United Church of Christ, 406 East St., before heading to St. Michael the Archangel, 521 E. Third St., and Windle Auditorium, 101 E. Third St., and ending with a reception at First Baptist Church, 416 Vine St. The event, which features organists Jonathan Stanley, Peggy Hans and Linda Roaks, is hosted by Historic Madison Inc. It is free and open to the public. Donations will be accepted.
Jeremy Talbott Benefit: Will be held April 21 outside at Jefferson Post 9 of the American Legion, 707 Jefferson St., from noon to 6 p.m. with live music. Those attending are asked to bring lawn chairs. In case of rain the event will be moved inside. All proceeds will go towards funeral expenses. For more information call (812) 701-8648.
Irish Road Bowling: The Ohio Valley Celtic Society will hold the first Indiana Irish Road Bowling League outing April 21 at 1 p.m. First time and experienced bowlers are welcome. The event will meet at Jefferson Presbyterian Church, 10570 Jefferson Road. Road bowls will be provided. For more information cal (812) 801-7572 or (812) 701-8466, or visit the Ohio Valley Celtic Society on facebook
Tri Kappa Chick Flick Night: The Madison Tri Kappa Beta Omega Chapter will host the annual Chick Flick Night fundraiser April 25. The night starts with a dinner and raffle at the Livery Stable at 5:30 p.m., before moving to a showing of "Midnight in Paris" at The Ohio Theatre at 7:15 p.m. Tickets are $15.
High School Art Exhibit: Art from Carroll County High School students will be on display at the Carroll County Public Library during April.
11th Annual Children's Art Show: The Jefferson County Historical Society, in conjunction with Tri Kappa, is hosting the 11th Annual Children's Art Show at 615 W. First Street. Art from Jefferson County students is on display during April. Regular museum hours are 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday.
Harry Elburg: The artwork of Kent resident Harry Elburg will be on display during the month of April at Art on Main, 309 W. Main St. Elburg paints landscapes inspired by the woodlands, farms and streams of southern Indiana. Gallery hours are from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Saturday and Sunday from noon to 4 p.m. For more information visit www.madisonartclub.com or call (812) 265-2923.
Imagination - Of Light and Texture: The photography and bead work of Hanover resident, Tatiana Van Iten, will be on display at Village Lights Bookstore though May 21.
Oz The Great and Powerful (PG): A small-time magician arrives in an enchanted land and is forced to decide if he will be a good man or a great one. The film stars James Franco, Michelle Williams, Rachel Weisz and Mila Kunis.
Warm Bodies (PG13): After R, a highly unusual zombie, saves Julie from an attack, the two form a relationship that sets in motion a sequence of events that might transform the entire lifeless world. The film stars Nicholas Hoult, Teresa Palmer and John Malkovich.
Monday Matinee Classics: Will screen the "The Iron Mask" featuring Douglas Fairbanks April 22 at 1:30 p.m. Admission is free.
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Oblivion (PG13): A veteran assigned to extract Earth's remaining resources begins to question what he knows about his mission and himself. The film stars Tom Cruise and Morgan Freeman.
42 (PG13): The life story of Jackie Robinson and his history-making signing with the Brooklyn Dodgers under the guidance of team executive Branch Rickey. The film stars Chadwick Boseman and Harrison Ford.
Scary Movie V (PG13): A couple begin to experience some unusual activity after bringing their newborn son home from the hospital. With the help of home-surveillance cameras and a team of experts, they learn they're being stalked by a nefarious demon. The film stars Ashley Tisdale, Simon Rex and Charlie Sheen.
Evil Dead (R): Five friends head to a remote cabin, where the discovery of a Book of the Dead leads them to unwittingly summon up demons living in the nearby woods. The evil presence possesses them until only one is left to fight for survival.
G.I. Joe - Retaliation (PG13): The G.I. Joes are not only fighting their mortal enemy Cobra; they are forced to contend with threats from within the government that jeopardize their programs very existence.
The Croods (PG): Everything begins. The world's very first prehistoric family goes on a road trip to an uncharted and fantastical world. The film features the voices of Nicolas Cage, Ryan Reynolds and Emma Stone.