TODAY
    Sunday Oct 22 @ 1:00 PM
POND 2O Seminar
Matthys Farm Market – Need help cleaning and managing you pond? Matthys Farm Market is hosting a seminar on Sunday Oct 22, 2017 Take advantage of the opportunity to speak with an expert and learn how to keep you pond beautiful year round.
 
TODAY
    Sunday Oct 22 @ 6:00 PM
The Poetry Den
Civil Rights Heritage Center – The Poetry Den brings a mix of poets to a safe stage. If you love spoken word art, join and enjoy. Maybe you have some verses of your own you want to share? Sign up for the open mike. Maybe you prefer to sit back and snap? Please do. This free event is led by Pam Blair and recommended for guests 18 and over. Questions? Contact her at mapblair@yahoo.com.
 
UPCOMING
    Tuesday Oct 24 @ 3:00 PM
3D Printer Demonstration
Berrien Springs Community Library – Steve Sowder from Andrew University will be at the library to give a demonstration of a 3D printer. Come and learn what you can do in 3D. Open to all ages. 10 and under must be accompained by a responsible adult.
 
UPCOMING
    Tuesday Oct 24 @ 5:00 PM
Trick or Treat
Eddy St. Commons at Notre Dame – Join us for a fun and safe Halloween celebration! For safety, parents must accompany children throughout the event. • Kids 10 and under can “pick” their favorite pumpkin to decorate • Trick or Treating for kids 10 and under in costume • Magician • Balloon Twister • Face Painting • Pumpkin Decorating Craft RAIN DATE: Wednesday, October 25, 2017 While supplies last, one pumpkin per child. Weather permitting. Event subject to change without notice. For more information, email drbgroupllc@drbgroupllc.com.
 
UPCOMING
    Tuesday Oct 24 @ 5:15 PM
Revive Indiana :: Elkhart
Revive Indiana – Meet at the Electric Brew - Elkhart 113 E Lexington Ave, Elkhart, IN 46516 The Lord is moving in mighty ways!! Come Join us as we Join God in what He is doing in Elkhart. Prayer time 5:15-6:00. Then on the streets for Outreach
 
UPCOMING
    Tuesday Oct 24 @ 6:00 PM
Intro to Laser Cutting
MAKE SOUTH BEND – Laser engraving is a simple way to add a custom touch to items in wood, like a cutting board, or in glass and plastic, like a plaque. This is a safety and basic use class so you can use the laser cutter for your own projects. You'll learn the basics o running our Boss LS1416 60 watt laser and Laser Works software program.
 
UPCOMING
    Tuesday Oct 24 @ 6:00 PM
Soldered Glass Pendants
MAKE SOUTH BEND – Turn a photo, dried flower or other thin keepsake item into a pendant that keeps it protected in glass. Just bring the keepsake, and we'll show you how to cut the glass, prepare it and solder it all together to hold your memories in pendant form. This class lasts approximately an hour and a half. It's the perfect introduction into the techniques used for stained glass. And it makes a great gift for a friend or family member.
 
UPCOMING
    Tuesday Oct 24 - Dec 12 @ 6:30 PM
Pajama Storytime
Niles District Library – We will be reading three stories, having music and movement exercises, and ending with a craft. Feel free to wear your jammies!
 
UPCOMING
    Tuesday Oct 24 @ 6:30 PM
BSCL Home Economics Club Presents: Cooking with Multi-cookers
Berrien Springs Community Library – The BSCL Home Ecconomics Club is happy to host a cooking with multi-cookers demonstration. Come join us as presenters will do a step-by-step demonstration of a complete meal using the many functions of these Multi-cookers. If you've been curious about these small appliances since the hugely popular Insta-pot came out. Then stop by and see them in action and taste what they can do. Open to all ages, 15 and under must be accompanied by a responsible adult.
 
UPCOMING
    Tuesday Oct 24 - Oct 25 @ 7:30 PM
Big Dance Theater | Presenting Series
DeBartolo Performing Arts Center – Ticket sales begin August 21! TWO PERFORMANCES: October 24 & October 25 at 7:30 P.M. In "Cage Shuffle" Paul Lazar speaks a series of one-minute stories by John Cage from his 1963 score "Indeterminacy" while simultaneously performing choreography by Annie-B Parson. The stories are spoken in a random order with no predetermined relationship to the dancing. Chance serves up its startling blend of inevitable and uncanny connections between text and movement. Curated in collaboration with Associate Professor of Philosophy Fred Rush. "A kind of choreographic juggling act." —The New York Times Made possible by the Gary A. and Peggy A. Masse Endowment for Excellence.
 
UPCOMING
    Wednesday Oct 25 @ 11:00 AM
Lunchtime Live! Free Concert Featuring Don Savoie
The Lerner Theatre – Composer/arranger Don Savoie Began his musical career in high school in southwestern Michigan. He honed his musical skills while a student at the University of Michigan during the vibrant Detroit/Ann Arbor rock and blues scene from the mid-seventies through the mid-eighties. During that time, he played many clubs, festivals, and events including the Detroit Blues Fests, Ann Arbor Spring Bash, Ann Arbor Art Fairs , 1980 Olympics, Lake Placid, N.Y., and the Montreux International Festival. He has opened shows for artists such as Joe Cocker, Jackson Browne, Patti Smith, Weather Report, Koko Taylor, Jimmy Cliff, Ramsey Lewis, and John Lee Hooker. Don is also the Professor of Music at the University of Notre Dame and Holy Cross College. He performs steadily throughout northern Indiana, southern Michigan, and into Chicago.
 
UPCOMING
    Wednesday Oct 25 @ 1:00 PM
MI Works! Talent Development Specialists
Niles District Library – Michigan Works! is now coming to Niles District Library. Staff from their offices in Dowagiac and Benton Harbor will be here to assist job seekers every other Wednesday afternoon from 1-4. Talent Development Specialists can help you register for unemployment, evaluate your strengths and skills, create or update your resume, sharpen your interview skills and more. They’ll help you put your best foot forward! For more information on what MI Works! can do for you, visit http://www.michiganworks.org/job-seekers/.
 
UPCOMING
    Wednesday Oct 25 @ 2:00 PM
Security and Medical First Responders Job Fair At Union Station
Four Winds Casinos – On Wednesday, October 25 from 2 p.m. to 7 p.m., human resource officials will be accepting applications for casino security and medical first responders positions at the Four Winds Casino Recruitment Center at Union Station in South Bend, IN. Department representatives will be available to discuss open positions and conduct onsite interviews. Wage and benefit details include the following: Tipped positions start at $5 and up and non-tipped positions start at $12. Comprehensive benefits are available that include medical, dental, vision, 401K and more. Additionally, all employees are bonus-eligible. To apply online: https://www.fourwindscasino.com/general/employment.php
 
UPCOMING
    Wednesday Oct 25 @ 4:00 PM
US-12 project meeting
Michigan Department of Transportation – The Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) is holding an open house to discuss the planned US-12 repaving project from just west of Edwardsburg to M-62 in Cass County. In 2018, MDOT will be repaving US-12, improving drainage, upgrading sidewalk ramps, and reconstructing the Canadian National Railroad crossing in Edwardsburg. MDOT representatives will be available to answer questions and listen to concerns and suggestions. Ontwa Township Hall 26225 US-12 Edwardsburg Accommodations can be made for persons with disabilities and limited English speaking ability. Large print materials, auxiliary aids or the services of interpreters, signers, or readers available upon request. Please call 517-373-2227 to request at least seven days before meeting date.
 
UPCOMING
    Wednesday Oct 25 @ 6:00 PM
LWV South Bend Friend-Raiser Honoring Tony Flora
League of Women Voters of the South Bend Area – Please join us for conversation, refreshments, music, a silent auction, and presentation of the 2017 Making Democracy Work Award to Tony Flora. Get to know League members and support League programs such as voter registration, Vote411.org, the Citizen's Guide, voter education, advocacy, and candidate events. All are welcome at this free event!
 
UPCOMING
    Wednesday Oct 25 @ 6:00 PM
Hand Build a Tardis
MAKE SOUTH BEND – If throwing clay on the wheel has you feeling a little wibbly-wobbly, this beginners hand building technique class is great for you! We'll use patterns and clay to build this ceramic TARDIS. 3lbs of clay, firings, and glaze include
 
UPCOMING
    Wednesday Oct 25 @ 6:00 PM
DIY Trick or Treat Bag
MAKE SOUTH BEND – If you want to make Halloween extra special this year, create your own custom trick or treat bag. You'll learn to sew a simple reusable tote bag using any fabric you bring. You'll need a half yard each of two colors. We'll provide the felt decorations. Registration closes 48 hours before the class starts.
 
UPCOMING
    Wednesday Oct 25 @ 6:30 PM
One Stick or Two Learn to Knit and Crochet
Berrien Springs Community Library – If you have ever wanted to learn how to knit and/or crochet this is the class for you, even if you've thrown your materials across the room in disgust and frustration. Join Kaye who is experienced with all the ways to muck up your work and finally get stitches on the needle and your chain turned before the class ends. Lefties Welcome!
 
UPCOMING
    Wednesday Oct 25 @ 7:00 PM
Geeks Who Drink - Disney Themed Quiz
South Bend Brew Werks – ATTN: Trivia Geeks -- Brew Werks is hosting a special Geeks Who Drink Disney-themed quiz on Wednesday, Oct. 25. RESERVATIONS ARE REQUIRED for this quiz (the regular Tuesday trivia will still go on as normal) so make sure you click the link and get your name in! CLICK HERE -- https://www.geekswhodrink.com/feature/themes
 
UPCOMING
    Thursday Oct 26 @ 5:30 PM
ArtLights Gala & Auction
South Bend Museum of Art – ***Tickets must be purchased by 5:00 p.m., October 19th*** Thursday, October 26, 2017 | Palais Royale Wine tasting, Dinner & Silent Auction, 5:30 - 9:30 p.m. Join us for the SBMA’s annual gala! The evening’s festivities include: Tributes to Artist Alan Larkin, Friend of the Arts, Lynda B. & Charles S. Simon and “I Love SB” recipient, Virginia B. Calvin. The ArtLights Gala program includes the tallying of votes for ArtSlam! This is a friendly competition among Five Fans of the SBMA: Julian Alcantar, Anna Drew, Brooke Donegan, Mary K. Kagel, Aaron Perri, and Michael Snyder. Each “Fan” has selected their favorite artwork from the Permanent Collection of the Museum and is creating a work of art in response to it, to be auctioned off at the event. Tickets are $150 each All proceeds benefit the South Bend Museum of Art.