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April 11 through 18, 2013
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Ross Country Jamboree: Will feature Lanny McIntosh, Natalie Berry and Daniel Marion Hobbs at 7 p.m. on April 13. 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.
Saturday, April 13
Greg Ziesemer and Kriss Luckett: Will perform starting at 6 p.m. at the Thomas Family Winery as part of the 17th annual Hot Luck and Fiery Foods Expo.
Monkey Bones: 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.
Monday, April 15
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 16
Irish Jam Session: Will be held from 7 to 9 p.m. at Dusty Fiddles. For more information call (812) 701-9300.
Wednesday, April 17
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 Tommy Day and Cool Country. The doors open at 5 p.m. Music begins at 6 p.m. Admission is $3.50 per person.
Senior Dance: Will host Country Rhythm 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.
Ohio Valley Showcase: Southwestern's Esprit Show Choir will host a spring showchoir showcase all day April 13 in the high school gym. The showcase features choirs from area states. Tickets can be purchased at the door.
One Book, One Community Discussion: Discuss Jean Giono's "The Man Who Planted Trees" from 1 to 3 p.m. April 13 at the Village Lights Bookstore. A short film inspired by the book will also be screened.
Bravo! The President Honors the Arts: Hanover College president Sue DeWine will host the 31st annual "The President Honors the Arts" with a 90-minute stage show April 13 at 7 p.m. in the Lynn Center for Fine Arts. For more information call (812) 866-7110 or visit www.hanover.edu/arts.
High School Art Exhibit: Art from Carroll County High School students will be on display at the Carroll County Public Library. An artist reception will be held at 6 p.m. April 15 with music provided by the CCHS guitar club and jazz band.
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. Regular museum hours are 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday. An open house and reception will be held from 6 to 8:30 p.m. April 17. Cookies and punch will be served.
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.
Safe Haven (PG13): A young woman with a past shrouded in mystery lands in Southport, N.C. where her bond with a widower forces her to confront the dark secret that haunts her.
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 Passion of The Christ: A free screening of "The Passion of The Christ" will be held at 7 p.m. April 12. A free will donation to St. Vincent DePaul Food Pantry will be collected. The film is rated R.
Monday Matinee Classics: Will screen the 1921 film "The Kid" featuring Charlie Chaplin at 1:30 p.m. April 15. Admission is free.
Regal Madison 6
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.
Scary Movie V (PG13): A couple begin to experience some unusual activity after bringing their newborn son home from the hospital.
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.
The Host (PG13): When an unseen enemy threatens mankind by taking over their bodies and erasing their memories, Melanie will risk everything to protect the people she cares most about, proving that love can conquer all in a dangerous new world.
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.