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Entertainment Calendar: Your guide to local events

A listing of events, concerts and performances in Elkhart County and the surrounding area.

Posted on Jan. 8, 2014 at 12:00 a.m.


GOSHEN NOON KIWANIS: The 2013-14 Travelogue Series continues with the “Taiwan” film at 7:30 p.m. Jan. 13 in the Goshen Middle School auditorium, 1216 S. Indiana Ave., Goshen. Admission. Information: Deb Jones at 536-6091.


BLUE GATE THEATER Ÿ Jan. 10: Three Bridges

Ÿ Jan. 17: Tribute Quartet

Ÿ Jan. 24: Mark Trammell Quartet

Information: 888-447-4725 or www.BlueGateTheater.com. The theater is at 175 N. Van Buren St., Shipshewana.

ELKHART CIVIC THEATRE: “Almost, Maine” will be performed at 8 p.m. Jan. 10, 11, 17 and 18 and at 3 p.m. Jan. 12 and 19 at Bristol Opera House, 210 E. Vistula St., Bristol. Tickets and information: 848-4116 or elkhartcivictheatre.org.


Ÿ Moira Smiley and VOCO will perform at 7:30 p.m. Jan. 17 in Sauder Concert Hall.

Ÿ Anthony Brown will perform for Martin Luther King Jr. Day at 7 p.m. Jan. 19 in the Umble Center.

Admission. The college is at 1700 S. Main St., Goshen. Tickets and information: 535-7569 or www.goshen.edu.

LERNER THEATRE: Satisfaction: The International Rolling Stones show will be at 7:30 p.m. Jan. 17 at the theater, 410 S. Main St., Elkhart. Information and tickets: www.thelerner.com.



Ÿ Jan. 11: Personalize your home décor.

Ÿ Jan. 18: Must-have perennials and care.

All classes are at 10 a.m. at the gardens, 315 C.R. 17, Elkhart. Information: 293-9699 or www.lintons.com.

GOSHEN COLLEGE: Dr. Janneken Smucker will lecture on Amish quilts at 7 p.m. Jan. 14 in room 17 of the Newcomer Center at the college, 1700 S. Main St., Goshen.


Noontime Talks

Ÿ Jan. 9: A talk about John Singer Sargent

Ÿ Jan. 16: A talk about Marsden Hartley

Ÿ Jan. 23: A talk about Charles Burchfield

Talks are every Thursday from 12:20 to 1 p.m. and are free. Information and registration: 293-6660 or www.midwestmuseum.us. The museum is at 429 S. Main St., Elkhart.



Ÿ The “Auto Indiana” exhibit will be on display from Jan. 9 to Feb. 3.

Ÿ “Partly Dave Coffee House” exhibit — Runs until September.

Museum hours are from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday to Saturday. Information: www.elkhartcountyhistory.org. The museum is at 304 W. Vistula St., Bristol.

FIRE ARTS: The Len Cockman sculptural ceramics exhibit will be on display until Feb. 28 at Fire Arts, 305 E. Colfax Ave., South Bend. Information: www.fireartsinc.com.

GOSHEN COLLEGE: The Jan Dean and Elfa Jonsdottir exhibit will be on display from Jan. 12 to March 2 in the Hershberger Gallery at the college, 1700 S. Main St., Goshen. An opening reception will be at 2 p.m. Jan. 12 in the Hershberger Art Gallery.

MIDWEST MUSEUM OF AMERICAN ART: An exhibit of the work of IU South Bend Professor of Art Emeritus Anthony Droege will be on display until Feb. 23 at the museum, 304 W. Vistula St. Information: www.elkhartcountyhistory.org.

NATIONAL NEW YORK CENTRAL RAILROAD MUSEUM: Exhibits include the Stanley Bell Model Railroad Collection, which includes a five-track model train layout, the Mohawk 3001 NYC Steam Engine and interactive exhibits. The museum is at 721 S. Main St., Elkhart.

WOODLAWN NATURE CENTER: The exhibit “Fossils of the Michigan Basin” will be on display until March 9 at the center, 604 Woodlawn Ave., Elkhart.


BARNEY’S BAR: Barney’s Bar and DJ Killa Keebz will host trivia nights covering sports and music for prizes from 7 to 11 p.m. Tuesdays at the bar, 2700 Hammond Ave. No cover. Information: 387-7882 or info@djkillakeebz.com.

BETWEEN THE BUNS: Open Mic Night with Ground Control will be at 8:30 p.m. Wednesdays at the restaurant, 1720 Lincolnway W., Osceola.


Ÿ Thursday, Jan. 9: Steve Foresman

Ÿ Friday, Jan. 10: TMIK

Ÿ Saturday, Jan. 11: Jackie Moran and Jack Callaway

In the restaurant at 127 N. Main St., South Bend. Information: 232-2853 or www.fiddlershearth.com.


Ÿ Comedy Night at 8 p.m. Jan. 9. Cover: $10.

Ÿ M & M Acoustics will perform at 7 p.m. Jan. 22. Free.

The bar is at 561 E. Jackson Blvd., Elkhart. Information: www.fivestardivebar.info.

IGNITION GARAGE: Amanda Shires will perform at 7:30 p.m. Jan. 17 at Ignition Garage, 120 E. Washington St., Goshen. Admission: $20. Information: 971-8282 or www.ignitionmusic.net.

ROCK BOTTOM BAR: Bryan Barr sings and plays from 7 to 10 p.m. Tuesdays, with karaoke set up for guests interested in singing along. Information: 294-8888. The bar is at 2220 S. Nappanee St., Elkhart.

SPORTS TIME PUB AND GRILL: JT Buffett: Island Music plays from 6 to 9 p.m. Fridays. The restaurant is at 56199 Parkway Ave., Elkhart. Information: 970-5940.


BARNEY’S BAR: Thursday, Friday and Saturday

BOLT’S: Friday and Saturday




GARVER LAKE BAR & GRILL: Thursday and Saturday

PHYL’S CORNER: Friday and Saturday

SIGNATURE LANES/CLUB 300: 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. Friday

VFW POST 88: 8 p.m. to midnight Saturday



Fort Wayne

EMBASSY THEATRE: Bill Cosby will perform as part of his “Far From Finished Tour” at 7 p.m. March 30 at the theater, 121 W. Jefferson Blvd. Tickets: Call 800-745-3000 or online at www.ticketmaster.com.


MIDWAY TAVERN: The Kelly Richey Band will perform at 9 p.m. Jan. 11. Cover: $10. The tavern is at 810 W. Fourth St. Information: 255-0458 or themidwaytavern.com.

SMITH’S DOWNTOWN TAP AND GRILL: IntaDaBluez will perform at 7 p.m. Jan. 17. The bar is at 110 Lincolnway E. Free.

South Bend

CENTER FOR HISTORY: An exhibit on the Fighting Irish band will run until August. The museum is at 808 W. Washington St. Information: 235-9664 or www.centerforhistory.org.


Ÿ STOMP will be performed at 8 p.m. Jan. 16 and 17.

Ÿ Tickets are on sale for the Jan. 26 performance of “Elvis Lives.”

Ÿ Tickets are on sale for the Feb. 7 performance of “Men are from Mars — Women are from Venus — Live.”

Tickets: Call the box office at 235-9190 or 800-537-6415 or visit www.MorrisCenter.org. The theater is at 211 N. Michigan St.

SOUTH BEND CIVIC THEATRE: Leading Ladies will be performed from Jan. 17 to Feb. 2 on the Wilson Mainstage at the theater, 403 N. Main St., South Bend. Information and tickets: 574-234-1112 or www.sbct.org.

SOUTH BEND MUSEUM OF ART: The Ansel Adams exhibit “Masterworks” will be on display until Jan. 12. The museum is at 120 S. Saint Joseph St.



BUCHANAN ART CENTER: Gallery hours are from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Thursday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday.


FIRESIDE TAP AND GRILL: South of Somewhere performs from 9 p.m. to midnight Thursdays at the bar, 69245 Maple St. No cover charge. Information: 269-414-4103.

The Entertainment Calendar appears each Thursday in The Elkhart Truth. Deadline for submissions is 5 p.m. Mondays. Notice of upcoming concerts, theater performances, exhibits and events may be submitted at www.elkharttruth.com/calendar. For questions contact Joe Kuharic at 296-5887.

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