Educators Appreciation Night

Educators Appreciation Night
Posted by: Steven Beverly, Marketing Manager    |    Tuesday, September 6, 2011 7:00 am


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September 6, 2011


Educators Appreciation Night


Muncie, IN –For the second year in a row, Minnetrista is providing an Educators Appreciation Night. On Thursday, September 8; 5:30—7:30 p.m., teachers and administrators are invited to Minnetrista for an evening of food, fun, and prizes. The FREE event is open to all teachers and administrators in East Central Indiana and is a way for Minnetrista to say thank you to educators for their dedication to the education of the children in our communities. 

Educators Appreciation Night will take place in the Rose Garden Patio at Minnetrista. The casual evening will provide a free drink ticket and food. Educators are encouraged to bring a friend for the evening. Minnetrista will have staff on-hand to answer questions about field trips, field days, theatre shows, and outreach opportunities. The evening will include giveaways, activities, a drink ticket, cash bar, and a few fun surprises. This is a 21 and over event.

During a school-year, nearly 10,000 school children visit Minnetrista as part of their educational experience. Minnetrista has a wide range of fun-filled fours and field days for educators to choose from. From preschool to fifth grade; nature, science, history or art; a few hours or a full day; Minnetrista makes learning fun. Educators can expect well-developed, guided educational experiences, anchored in Indiana State Standards. 

Minnetrista believes educators deserve a night just for them. Educators are requested RSVP to Stephanie Dilk, education manager at (765) 287-3528 There’s always something new at Minnetrista!


Located along historic White River, Minnetrista includes 40 acres of beautiful gardens and grounds, a modern museum facility, an historic home, Nature Area, numerous sculptures, and a portion of the White River Greenway. Minnetrista serves East Central Indiana with dynamic community activities and exhibits that honor and reflect its natural and cultural heritage. For more information about Minnetrista, visit

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