Out of the Box Valentine Offerings

I know it’s tempting to nestle in and sit by the fire this weekend but treat your favorite Valentine to something artsy or out of the box. The snow only adds a new dimension to the adventure of going. Here are my picks for the weekend.


Film Screening: Moulin Rouge
Speed Museum

Friday, February 10
6:30 to 9:30p

Witness art of the Belle Époque in Renoir to Chagall: Paris and the Allure of Color, then watch the spectacle come to life in Baz Luhrmann’s production of Moulin Rouge! Snack on complimentary popcorn from the Popcorn Station and have a drink from the cash bar while enjoying the film.

Bar opens at 6:30p, film starts at 7:30p. Included with Museum admission.


Outdoor Family Event at the Parklands
Saturday, February 11  |  6:30 – 8:30 p.m.
For families with children ages 0-7
$2 Members  /  $3 Non Members
Join the Louisville Science Center at the Parklands this Saturday to explore our night sky.  What does night time mean to you?  Where does the sun go?  Come observe what the sky looks like in the winter months.  Use a telescope to get up close to the moon’s surface, listen to stories about the moon and even create a fun snack with a night time theme.
The cost is $2 for members and $3 for non members.  Call 502-561-6100, ext. 6421 for additional information and to register.

Sunday – Brave the bridge! Traffic won’t be that bad on a Sunday!! (Best Bargain- Free)

Form, Not Function: Quilt Art at the Carnegie

Sunday -March 3, 2012
Carnegie Center for Art & History
201 East Spring St.
New Albany, IN

explore the world of contemporary art quilts in this national juried exhibit featuring 24 works by artists from across the United States. Over the nine years that this exhibit has been held, it has
served to broaden the concept of art quilts and gain recognition for this evolving art form. Please visit our website at www.carnegiecenter.org or call 812-944-7336 for information on exhibit and related programs. Exhibit sponsored by the Carnegie Center, Inc. Museum hours Tuesday-Saturday, 10 am-5:30 pm. Admission is free.
For more info: 812-944-7336; www.carnegiecenter.org