Indiana History Book Discussion Group (Genealogy Dept.)
Sep
5
3:00 PM15:00

Indiana History Book Discussion Group (Genealogy Dept.)

  • Shelby County Public Library - Carnegie East Wing (map)
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An Indiana History Book Club meets monthly in the library's Genealogy and History Dept. of the library. THE HOUSE OF THE SINGING WINDS: THE LIFE AND WORK OF T.C. STEELE by Rachel Berenson Perry will be discussed in September.

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Movie at the Library
Sep
20
6:30 PM18:30

Movie at the Library

  • Shelby County Public Library - Carnegie East Wing (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

FILM: Woman in Gold is a biographical drama released in 2015. Sixty years after fleeing Vienna, Maria Altmann (Helen Mirren), an elderly Jewish woman, attempts to reclaim family possessions that were seized by the Nazis. Among them is a famous portrait of Maria's beloved Aunt Adele: Gustave Klimt's "Portrait of Adele Bloch-Bauer I." Free Event. 

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WPA Artifacts Collections Tour
Sep
22
11:00 AM11:00

WPA Artifacts Collections Tour

  • The Children's Museum of Indianapolis (map)
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DOCENT-LED TOUR! Take advantage of this unique behind-the-scenes collections tour of The Children’s Museum of Indianapolis. See and learn about WPA artifacts in this docent-led tour. Thank you, Shelby County Reads, for making this event possible!

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Genealogy Workshop: Using Ancestry for Free at the Library
Sep
26
7:00 PM19:00

Genealogy Workshop: Using Ancestry for Free at the Library

  • Shelby County Public Library - Carnegie East Wing (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Are you beginning an ancestry project and need help? All ages are welcome to come to the department to learn how to trace their ancestry! A workshop is held on the last Wednesday of every month. This workshop will be "Using Ancestry for Free at the Library ."

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Movie at the Library
Oct
4
6:30 PM18:30

Movie at the Library

  • Shelby County Public Library - Carnegie East Wing (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

FILM: Big Eyes is a 2014 American biographical drama about the life of American artist Margaret Keane who became famous for drawing portraits and paintings with big eyes. It follows the story of Margaret and her husband, Walter Keane, who took credit for Margaret's phenomenally successful and popular paintings in the 1950s and 1960s. Free Event. 

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B.A. Shapiro Author Visit
Oct
11
7:00 PM19:00

B.A. Shapiro Author Visit

TICKETS NOW AVAILABLE: We are pleased to announce that B.A. Shapiro, author of Shelby County Reads main book selection, The Muralist, will be joining us for a special presentation on Thurs., Oct. 11 at the First Presbyterian Church. A VIP Meet & Greet ($25) will be followed by an author presentation (free ticket required), Q&A, and book signing.

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