Month: April 2021

Blue Buffalo statue overlooking field

‘April is the Cruellest Month’

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June 25 @ 4:50 pm

The Beauty of Poetry Twenty-five years ago, the American Academy of Poets launched National Poetry month. Since 1996, April has been a time to celebrate and explore the wonder of…

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HSE Teacher-in-Residence Amy Murch teaches Archery to HSE 4th graders. Pre-Covid.

Adventures on the Prairie – The Conner Prairie-Hamilton Southeastern Schools Partnership

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June 25 @ 4:50 pm

HSE Teacher-in-Residence Amy Murch teaches Archery to HSE 4th graders. Pre-Covid. Photo Credit: Unknown The Adventures on the Prairie partnership Here at Conner Prairie our mission is to be, “….a…

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Conner Prairie Enacts Stabilization Project to Help Improve Drinking Water for Half a Million Hamilton County Residents

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June 25 @ 4:50 pm

The planting, part of the Duke Energy Foundation-funded Shoreline Stabilization Project, will improve drinking water for nearly 540,000 Hamilton County residents April 22, 2021 INDIANAPOLIS — This week, Conner Prairie…

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Every Day is Earth Day

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June 25 @ 4:50 pm

Celebrating Earth Day Since April 22, 1970, Earth Day has been a traditional celebration regarding the protection of our natural environments. A beautiful day dedicated to the thoughts and understandings…

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Spring At Conner Prairie

Spring Comes to Conner Prairie

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June 25 @ 4:50 pm

Signs of Spring on the Conner Prairie grounds Spring arrives at Conner Prairie in spurts. One day the sky is impossibly blue and the sun is shining. The next week…

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William Conner and the War of 1812

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June 25 @ 4:50 pm

The old adage “if only these walls could talk” holds a lot of weight when one walks past the historic buildings that have been assembled on the Conner Prairie grounds.…

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Conner Prairie Looks Back at 2020 During Virtual Annual Meeting

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June 25 @ 4:50 pm

Year of “Business of the Unusual” Unpacked in Live Q&A  FISHERS, Ind. — (Friday, April 9, 2021) – Today Conner Prairie hosted their annual meeting where they celebrated the successes…

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Jimmy Kiefel Drawing

Beyond the Everyday

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June 25 @ 4:50 pm

So much of life is made up of everyday, predictable routine. For some it’s humdrum. For others, events that happen dependably at the same time every week are a source…

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