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The Contemporary Music Festival is con- ducted on campus each fall (October or November). The three-day event attracts composers, critics and musicians from coast to coast. Indiana State University Speakers Series has featured Former White House Chief of Staff Leon Panetta, actress Marlee Matlin and humorist and columnist Dave Barry. The series is always free and open to the public. For information, contact ISU’s Hulman Center at (812) 237-3770. Indiana State University Masterworks Chorale (812) 237-2763 The Indiana State University Masterworks Chorale is a university and community chorus that studies and performs a musical repertoire of major choral masterworks. Two concerts are presented per year in December and April. Membership is open to students and members of the community. Rehearsals are held at 7 p.m. Mondays in the ISU Center for Performing and Fine Arts at Seventh and Chestnut streets. For more information, call (812) 237-2763. Hatfield Hall Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology 5500 Wabash Avenue (812) 877-8544 You may not associate an engineering and science college with fabulous arts and enter- tainment, but that’s exactly what you’ll find at Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology. The college opened the Hatfield Hall performing arts center in November 2002. It has a 602- seat theater, rehearsal rooms for student organizations, an alumni center and offices for the institutional advancement, communi- cation,marketing and alumni affairs. Terre Haute Community Band Terre Haute, IN (812) 535-6440 The Community Band performs a series of free concerts in Fairbank Park through- out the summer featuring a variety of light classic, march, Broadway, and show tunes as well as modern music for concert band. The band is comprised of approximately 50 Wabash Valley amateur and professional musicians ranging from talented high school students to retired adults. Rehearsals are held each Monday evening during the sum- mer concert season. Terre Haute Sinfonietta Pops Orchestra (812) 535-6440 Sixty professional and amateur musicians perform four pops concerts each year at the St Mary-of-the-Woods College Cecilian Auditorium. Music includes light classical, Get Out & PLAY YEARLY EVENTS Banks of the Wabash 4th of July Old Fashion Days Halloween Christmas in the Park Easter Egg Hunt Kids Fishing Rodeo Plus many more! Visit our website for events & dates. TORNER CENTER Pottery Classes Adults & Kids Programs & Events Year Round 812-232-0147 Terre Haute Symphony Orchestra 25 N Sixth Street (812) 242-8476 Professional musicians perform an annual season of concerts September through May at Tilson Auditorium on Indiana State Univer- sity’s campus. The Terre Haute Symphony is Indiana’s oldest professional symphony. Nationally and internationally known guest artists perform with the orchestra. Season tickets are available by calling (812) 237- 3737. Drive-In Theater Moon Lite Drive-In Theater 5048 N. Lafayette Street North Terre Haute, IN (812) 244-1275 Movie Theater AMC Theater Showplace 12 3153 S 3rd Place (812) 232-6474 www.amctheaters.com • SHELTER RENTALS • PLAYGROUNDS • BIKING & HIKING TRAILS • LAKES • WETLANDS • HISTORY • FAMILY PROGRAMS • SPECIAL EVENTS Vigoparks.com GOLF COURSES Hulman Links Rea Park 19th Hole Available For Rent country, Broadway show tunes and movie melodies. Open to local orchestral musicians by approval of the conductor. NATURE CENTERS Dobbs Park Nature Center Dobbs Park Native American Museum SWIMMING Deming Park or & Outdoor Shelters For Rental Rates on Indo Call (812) 232-2727 www.terrehaute.in.gov 34 • Guide to Terre Haute | WHAT TO DO