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  • Engage in your community and check out the community Permaculture Garden at Minnetrista!

    Posted by: Sarah Lu England    |    Thursday, September 25, 2014

    Gather your family and friends and get involved with the local community garden on Minnetrista’s campus, started by Muncie group The Permaculture Initiative.

    The Permaculture Garden is open to all community members who want to help the Permaculture Initiative maintain this project and other future projects.

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  • Seniors, experience an autumn day of apples and cider at Minnetrista!

    Posted by: Sarah Lu England    |    Wednesday, September 24, 2014
    Bring your friends and family to Senior Free-Admission Day at Minnetrista on October 8 for a cool and fun autumn day!
    Celebrate the fall season with friends on a tour of The Orchard Shop at Minnetrista, as well as a backstage view into the world of Minnetrista’s apples and cider pressing.

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  • Celebrate Midwest heritage at Painting Indiana III: Heritage of Place at Minnetrista!

    Posted by: Sarah Lu England    |    Tuesday, September 23, 2014

    Explore 100 works by forty-five Indiana and Ohio artists at Painting Indiana III: Heritage of Place, which opens on October 11 at Minnetrista. 

    The Indiana Plein Air Painters Association (IPAPA) has partnered with Indiana Landmarks to provide this intriguing display of works by artists selected for inclusion in the publication, which shares its name with the exhibit.

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  • Celebrate the Earth with Minnetrista during Super Saturday in October!

    Posted by: Sarah Lu England    |    Thursday, September 18, 2014

    October 4 is Super Saturday at Minnetrista. This event includes Farmers Market at Minnetrista, from 8 a.m. to noon, and Family Fun Day at Minnetrista: Keep It Cool, from noon to 4 p.m.

    “Family Fun Day at Minnetrista: Keep It Cool is a great and inexpensive opportunity to discover small changes you can make at home that have a big impact on our earth,” said Allison Schroer, Visitor Experience manager. “From saving energy to recycling practice, escape work with a day of play that’s fun for kids of all ages.”

    Family Fun Day, as well as current exhibit Water’s Extreme Journey, are included in the general admission of $5.

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  • Discover the basics of seed saving at Minnetrista’s Garden Workshop!

    Posted by: Sarah Lu England    |    Wednesday, September 17, 2014

    Discover the basics and proper practice of seed saving during the Garden Workshop: Seed Saving at Minnetrista.

    During the workshop on Saturday, October 11, from 1 to 4 p.m., explore what types of plants produce reliable seeds, as well as how to collect, process, and store them. 

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  • Engage your child in art and nature this fall season!

    Posted by: Sarah Lu England    |    Monday, September 15, 2014

    Add fun and creativity to your children’s school year with Camp Minnetrista this October. Campers will make new friends while exercising their imaginations and enjoying the outdoors. Camp Minnetrista offers two, 2-day camp options for an autumn adventure your child won’t soon forget.

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  • Brighten your home by learning how to create your own rain garden!

    Posted by: Sarah Lu England    |    Friday, September 5, 2014

    Brighten your home by learning how to create your own rain garden! 

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  • Educators and school staff, let Minnetrista thank you with Educator Appreciation Night!

    Posted by: Sarah Lu England    |    Thursday, August 28, 2014

    Kick off the school year with a fun night of socializing at Educator Appreciation Night at Minnetrista, which takes place on Tuesday, September 16! Mingle with other educators and Minnetrista staff over light food and refreshments for this FREE event. 

    Meet up with fellow educators and other school staff members from 5 to 7 p.m. and explore Minnetrista’s beautiful grounds. 

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  • Seniors, honor veterans with friends and family while experiencing Flags of Honor Field!

    Posted by: Sarah Lu England    |    Wednesday, August 27, 2014

    Experience the “Flags of Honor Field,” a ‘sea’ of red, white, and blue as more than a thousand American flags adorn Minnetrista’s Greensward beside the White River Greenway.

     

    Bring your friends and family and enjoy Muncie Exchange Club members talk about the project and what it means for the community. Talks begin at 10 a.m. and 2 p.m.

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  • Express your creativity at Glass Workshop: Copper Enamel Jewelry at Minnetrista!

    Posted by: Sarah Lu England    |    Wednesday, August 20, 2014

    Try something new with friends at the Glass Workshop: Copper Enamel Jewelry at Minnetrista. During the workshop on September 11, from 6 to 9 p.m., create a unique and original copper enameled piece to take home as a gift or to wear yourself.

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