Things to do Near Bloomington, IN

Andy Mohr Honda is a great spot for your next vehicle, the town of Bloomington is also a great spot for a real community-driven feel. We have selected a few local events that are happening throughout the month because we like to get involved! Here are the local things to do for this month:

 

April 2018 Events:

 

The Complete History of Comedy

March 30 to April 15, 2018 ; Times Vary by day

Ivy Tech Waldron Auditorium – 122 S Walnut St, Bloomington, IN 47404

Whimsical, witty, and just a little bawdy – join us for a rollicking review of comedy through the ages! From the high-brow to the low, this boisterous performance is all about quick minds, what makes us laugh, and what’s fair game for laughter. This show leaves no joke untold as the entire history of comedy is unraveled and revealed as a guaranteed “non-stop, two-hour laugh fest!”

 

Eddie Mony with Sylvia McNair

April 15, 2018 ; 2:30 pm

Buskirk-Chumley Theater – 114 E Kirkwood Ave, Bloomington, IN 47404

This musical event will serve both to entertain and to raise funds to support affordable housing and home ownership in the Bloomington community. Eddie Mony, “The Kenyan Crooner,” is a tenor studying under Andreas Poulimenos at the Jacobs School of Music. He has performed as a soloist for the Kenyatta University Choir, the Nairobi Music Society, and the Kenya Conservatoire of Music. Eddie has engaged audiences in solo concerts under Kenya’s OPERAtion classics, an organization that raises funds to support education through opera productions, in exclusive venues. His international presence is flourishing, with appearances in the United Kingdom under the Martyn Donaldson Music Trust; as well as in Finland, Canada, and the United States, including the historic Tivoli Theater in Spencer, Indiana. Eddie recently sang the role of Father Grenville in the Jacob’s School of Music production of Jake Heggie’s opera, Dead Man Walking. In addition to classical music, he performs Kenyan folk music with a group called Voice Tatu. Eddie will be finishing his degree in May.

 

 

I am a Scientist ; Week of the Young Child

April 16-21, 2018 ; 9:00 am to 5:00 pm

WonderLab Museum – 304 W 4th Street, Bloomington, IN 47404

Week of the Young Child is a national event, April 16-21, spearheaded by the National Association for the Education of Young Children. In conjunction, WonderLab is proud to present a series of events and programs designed for children ages birth through 8. At these events children will meet professional scientists, play with diverse scientific content and build their identities as a scientific learners.