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Why You Should Have Your Birthday Party at the GPAC   Leave a comment

Birthday at the GPAC

It can be tricky coming up with a unique birthday party idea.  Your kids have had a bowling party, a skating party, a party at the mini golf place. You’ve been to some great restaurants with your significant other. Now you’re ready to do something different. Something really fun and unexpected.

Look no more. The Garfield Park Arts Center (GPAC) has the perfect birthday package for you! Read the rest of this entry »

Vintage Movie Night: House of Mystery (1934)   Leave a comment

house of mystery

Join us for murder and mystery! Film collector, historian, and preservationalist Eric Grayson will be sharing some of his favorite vintage films one night each month. Each film is preceded by a vintage cinematic ‘short.’

Starring Ed Lowry and Verna Hillie. A mystery, with just the right amount of comedy thrown in. And old, dark mansion holds ancient secret . . . and a killer ape! (Runtime 62 min.)

Saturday, May 18

8:00 pm

Tickets are available at the door on the night of the film for $4 each. Popcorn, candy and drinks are available for $1 apiece.

Buy a movie pass and see 6 movies for the price of 5, plus free popcorn!

 

Posted May 16, 2013 by GPAC Arts in Events

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Make a Miniature Fairy House   Leave a comment

Fairy House

Miniature artist Marti Icenogle teaches this fun class for anyone 12 years and older. Using some art supplies and natural materials, make a fairy house for your home. This tiny house will surely tempt a fairy to move in. $40 for 3 classes.

May 23 to Jun 6                Thursdays                    6:30 – 8:30pm

Register online by visiting Play Indy and looking up Course #205749, or call (317) 327-7135.

Click here for a PDF file of the Indy Parks 2013 Winter/Spring Program Guide.

Posted May 1, 2013 by GPAC Arts in Classes

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Vintage Movie Night: Bowery at Midnight (1942)   Leave a comment

Join us for murder and mystery! Film collector, historian, and preservationalist Eric Grayson will be sharing some of his favorite vintage films one night each month. Each film is preceded by a vintage cinematic ‘short.’

Starring Bela Lugosi. A psychology professor by day, Karl Wagner (Lugosi) runs a Bowery soup kitchen at night where the down and out tend to disappear, but reappear as zombies. (Runtime 61 min.)

Saturday, April 20

8:00 pm

Tickets are available at the door on the night of the film for $4 each. Popcorn, candy and drinks are available for $1 apiece.

Buy a movie pass and see 6 movies for the price of 5, plus free popcorn!

See full 2013 Winter/Spring schedule here.

Posted April 16, 2013 by GPAC Arts in Events

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Pop In to Make a Pop-Up!   Leave a comment

Boy with pop up face

Are you a fan of pop-up books? Have you ever wondered how they are made? Head on over to the Arts for All room and join us for some 3D fun! We’ll show you how to make a drawing look like it’s coming off the page and make creatures with mouths that open and close. All materials provided, just bring your imagination!

Girl with pop-up creature

Boy with pop-up

Boy with pop-up eye

Posted April 12, 2013 by GPAC Arts in Arts For All

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A Night of English Country Dancing – April 11   Leave a comment

Dancing at the GPAC

Join host Barry Levitt and dance caller Alice Smith-Goeke for a lively evening of dancing for all skill levels. English Country Dance is a form of social folk dance which originated in Renaissance England, and was popular until the early 19th century in parts of Europe, the American colonies and the United States. Ages 14 and up. Free!

Thursday, April 11

6:30 – 8:30pm

Posted April 9, 2013 by GPAC Arts in Events

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Egyptian Dance Workshop and Competition   Leave a comment

Faten

Join us for the seventh annual celebration of Egyptian dance. Advanced belly dancers will have the chance to participate in workshops with a master-level dance instructor. There is a special dance competition FREE for the public to watch.

Saturday, April 13

6:00 pm

For more information, call (317) 327-7135.

Posted March 30, 2013 by GPAC Arts in Events, News

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