A Legacy Etched in Glass: The Ball Brothers in Muncie
A Legacy Etched in Glass: The Ball Brothers in Muncie is a documentary researched, produced, and edited by immersive learning students at Ball State University’s Department of Telecommunications. The documentary tells the story of the five Ball brothers as they moved their glass business from New York to Indiana and describes the family’s philanthropic contributions.
Watch the film here: http://vimeo.com/96710414
Celebrate Muncie’s 150th Anniversary!
Gather with your community. Celebrate all year.
- Sesquicentennial Saturdays
Every 3rd Saturday FREE at Muncie Children's Museum
- Time Capsule Ceremony
Sponsored by the Mayor's Youth Council
- Mayoral State of the City
- Industry & Art: Creative Innovation in East Central Indiana
May 5; 7-8:30 p.m.
EB and Bertha C Ball Center
RSVP at 765-285-8975
- Festival on the Green: Flag Festival
June 13 at Ball State University Arts Terrace
5:30 p.m.—Muncie Arts and Culture Arts Fair
7 p.m.—Muncie Symphony Orchestra Concert
- Summer Stage Fest at Minnetrista: America’s Hometown Band & All-In Block Party
July 4; 8 p.m.
Fireworks begin at sundown. The Block Party hosted by Minnetrista in partnership with Indiana Humanities.
- Muncie Homecoming Festival
For event information, visit www.munciehomecomingfestival.com.
- Labor Day Picnic
- Sesquicentennial Gala
Sponsored by the Chamber of Commerce
- Old Washington Street Festival
- Inaugural Mayor's Arts Awards
- ArtsWalk Festival
Coordinated by Muncie Downtown Development Partnership
October 1 at Arts Walk Downtown