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Friends of the Vigo County Public Library Monthly Book Sale
Friends of the Vigo County Public Library Monthly Book Sale
Starts: Sat August 2nd, 2014 at 9:00AM
Category: Fundraisers
Description: Friends of the Vigo County Public Library Monthly Book Sale Saturday, August 2 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Vigo County Public Library- Lower Level 7th and Poplar Streets Terre Haute, IN 47807 Gently used books, 50¢ Table!, Fiction...
tRanSfoRM eLearning Conference for Educators
tRanSfoRM eLearning Conference for Educators
Starts: Fri August 1st, 2014 at 8:00AM
Ends: Tue June 26th, 2914
Category: Educational
Description: This event is for all educators, both teachers and assistants, who use or plan to use technology in the classroom. We have two full days of sessions that will discuss digital tools, pedagogy, approaches, building curriculum and technology i...
VCPL Brown Bag Series: Traveling Theatre
VCPL Brown Bag Series: Traveling Theatre
Starts: Tue August 5th, 2014 at 12:10PM
Category: Community
Description: Main Library Meeting Rooms A, B, & C Tuesday, August 5 - 12:10 pm to 1:40 pm Registration Not Required. Join us for a very special performance by Hanover College's River's Institute Traveling Theatr...
iPad Intermediate - Free Class
iPad Intermediate - Free Class
Starts: Wed August 6th, 2014 at 10:00AM
Category: Educational
Description: Class held at the Vigo County Public Library. Please call 812-232-1113 to register. In this intermediate class, you will learn about the Maps, Calendar, Contacts, and Camera apps. We will also review using Overdrive to download ebooks a...
Jazz Improvisation Series
in Community

Monday March 31st, 2014 at 6:30PM
until Monday March 31st, 2014

Jazz Improvisation Series
Code: 13MS0030 (non-member)
Code: 13MS0031 (member)
Ages: 16 and up
(Participants under the age of 16 may attend with permission from the CSA. Please contact the office for more details.)
Dates & Time: (8 Monday workshops)
February 10, February 17, March 3, March 17, March 31, April 7, April 21, April 28
6:30 - 8:00 p.m.
Maximum Enrollment: 12
Fee: Non-member/$150, member/$135 (registration required)
Drop in: $20 per workshop or class (registration not required)
Location: Fine Arts Building, Room 409, 649 Chestnut Street
Course Facilitator: Tim Doyle
Guest Lecturers: John Spicknall, Eric Schatz, and more.

During these 8 workshops, participants will explore the techniques used in jazz improvisation. All instruments welcome. Participants are not required to have any prior experience with jazz, but it is encouraged that they be familiar with general musical terminology and proficient with their instruments. This is not an introductory class, but is designed to assist currently practicing musicians interested in approaching this specific genre of music. Themes and concepts that will be addressed include: scales and chord structure and usage; commonly used harmonic progressions; developing useful practice habits; and general strategies for improvising. Workshops are 90 minutes in length, and will feature lectures by local jazz musicians and educators. Participants may pay-as-they-go or receive a discount for purchase of the full series of 8 workshops.

Complete Jazz Series Package
Code: 13MS0032 (non-member)
Code: 13MS0033 (member)
Ages: 16 and up
Dates & Time: see above
Fee for 12 classes including 4 jazz appreciation classes and 8 jazz workshops:
Non-member/$200, member/$180 (registration required)
Location: see above
Instructor: Tim Doyle