Events Listing

A Visit from Henry David Thoreau

Date: 
October 25, 2017 - 7:30pm - 9:00pm
Location: 
Ruth Lilly Performance Hall, Christel DeHaan Fine Arts Center, University of Indianapolis, 1400 East Hanna Avenue, Indianapolis, Indiana

 

In this 90-minute program, Kevin Radaker offers his dramatic portrayal of Thoreau.  After offering a 50-minute dramatic monologue, Radaker then answers questions in-character as Thoreau, followed by a time for Radaker himself to answer questions about Thoreau.  

Lawrence Millman, author of “Fascinating Fungi of New England,” to give a free mushroom walk in Estabrook Woods

Date: 
October 26, 2017 - 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Location: 
Estabrook Woods

Lawrence Millman is a man of many talents. As a mycologist, he has studied fungi all over the world, but especially in his own backyard of New England. And as an explorer, Millman has made over 40 trips and expeditions to the Arctic and Subarctic. He has written for Smithsonian, National Geographic, Atlantic Monthly, Sports Illustrated, and Penthouse.

What Would Henry Do?: Panel Discussion

Date: 
October 28, 2017 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Location: 
Thoreau Farm

An Examined Life, Reflections on Thoreau's Bicentenary with Richard Geldard

Date: 
November 12, 2017 - 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Location: 
The Emerson Resort at 5340 Route 28, Mount Tremper, NY

Matagiri and the Emerson Resort & Spa invite you to join us in the Emerson Resort & Spa’s Great Room for a lecture given by Professor Richard Geldard entitled “Thoreau and the Examined Life.”