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2017 Film School students with certificates and the MPL Digital Mentors. Photo by: Loren McClain, Muncie Public Library

Sign Up for Free Summer Film School At MPL

By: Susan Fisher— Muncie, IN—Teens in grades 8-12 are invited to learn more about videography and editing using state of the art equipment at the 2018 Summer Film School at Muncie Public Library (MPL). This free program provides three weeks of hands-on production experience and classes related to film production….

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Works of art previously available at the YART sale during a past year's ArtsWalk. Photo by: Mike Rhodes

Spring 2018 YART To Be Held On May 3rd at Canan Commons

By: Moth Danner— Muncie, Indiana – YART is Coming! YART is a yard sale for art. YART began in Muncie, Indiana with students at Ball State University and continues here and in several U.S. cities – a Muncie original. The Muncie YART is now held downtown, at Canan Commons, twice…


Dale Basham is pictured at the podium making remarks after receiving the Edmund F. Ball Lifetime Achievement Award. Photo by: Mike Rhodes

2018 VIVA Award Winners Recognized At Horizon Convention Center

By: Mike Rhodes— Muncie, IN – The Muncie Rotary Club, Muncie Sunrise Rotary Club and United Way of Delaware County recognized 8 individuals at the 26th annual VIVA Awards luncheon, held on April 17th at the Horizon Convention Center. The VIVA Awards recognize individuals who have demonstrated the highest level of…


Photo by: Robbie Mehling

Muncie’s Bridge Dinner Scheduled for April 26

By: Erin Moore, Ball State Office of Community Engagement— Muncie, IN – The Muncie Action Plan and twelve other Muncie organizations are hosting Muncie’s second community-wide bridge dinner on Thursday, April 26, 5:30 – 7:30 pm on the Washington Street Bridge. The event will feature expanded food and drink options for purchase,…




Mayor Dennis Tyler is pictured during the proclamation of National Library Week with MPL Director, Akilah Nosakhere (R) and MPL Assistant Director, Beth Kroehler (L) during a brief ceremony this week at City Hall. Photo provided.

Visit Your Local Library During National Library Week

By:  Susan Fisher, Muncie Public Library— Muncie, IN—It’s official! Mayor Dennis Tyler issued a proclamation to announce April 8-14, 2018 as National Library Week and presented the proclamation to MPL Director, Akilah Nosakhere and MPL Assistant Director, Beth Kroehler during a brief ceremony this week at City Hall. Muncie Public…