‘April is the Cruellest Month’

Blue Buffalo statue overlooking field

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 words that is the poem. Poetry is often perceived as difficult, by writers and readers alike, but we’ve subconsciously adopted bits of poetry as a…

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Beyond the Everyday

Jimmy Kiefel Drawing

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 of peace and comfort. Routine creates a sense of normality and frees us from the anxiety of figuring out how to schedule our work and…

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Headless Horseman

Headless Horseman Festival

October 1-4, 8-11, 15-18, 22-25, 29-30 Our annual fall festival is full of activities, shows and spooktacular family fun. Take an adventure on our haunted hayride where you’ll get chased down by the Headless Horseman! Learn more here. Click here to purchase tickets!

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Chautauqua – Cancelled

Chautauqua - Mammoth Loaf Party

Join us for this brand-new series, where curious adults can get their think on – and their drink on – with a thought-provoking, interactive, and social evening of thematic learning!

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Make and Take – Cancelled

Make and Take

Make and Take stations will not take place in April. As a public health precaution, the Conner Prairie is postponing or canceling all public events, programming and gatherings through end of April. We appreciate your understanding.

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Make and Take – Cancelled

Make and Take

Make and Take stations will not take place in April. As a public health precaution, the Conner Prairie is postponing or canceling all public events, programming and gatherings through end of April. We appreciate your understanding.

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Make and Take – Cancelled

Make and Take

Make and Take stations will not take place in April. As a public health precaution, the Conner Prairie is postponing or canceling all public events, programming and gatherings through end of April. We appreciate your understanding.

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Make and Take – Cancelled

Make and Take

Make and Take stations will not take place in April. As a public health precaution, the Conner Prairie is postponing or canceling all public events, programming and gatherings through end of April. We appreciate your understanding.

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Make and Take – Cancelled

Make and Take

Make and Take stations will not take place in April. As a public health precaution, the Conner Prairie is postponing or canceling all public events, programming and gatherings through end of April. We appreciate your understanding.

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Make and Take – Cancelled

Make and Take

Make and Take stations will not take place in April. As a public health precaution, the Conner Prairie is postponing or canceling all public events, programming and gatherings through end of April. We appreciate your understanding.

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Make and Take – Cancelled

Make and Take

Make and Take stations will not take place in April. As a public health precaution, the Conner Prairie is postponing or canceling all public events, programming and gatherings through end of April. We appreciate your understanding.

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Make and Take – Cancelled

Make and Take

Make and Take stations will not take place in April. As a public health precaution, the Conner Prairie is postponing or canceling all public events, programming and gatherings through end of April. We appreciate your understanding.

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Make and Take – Cancelled

Make and Take

Make and Take stations will not take place in April. As a public health precaution, the Conner Prairie is postponing or canceling all public events, programming and gatherings through end of April. We appreciate your understanding.

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Make and Take – Cancelled

Make and Take

Make and Take stations will not take place in April. As a public health precaution, the Conner Prairie is postponing or canceling all public events, programming and gatherings through end of April. We appreciate your understanding.

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Make and Take – Cancelled

Make and Take

Make and Take stations will not take place in April. As a public health precaution, the Conner Prairie is postponing or canceling all public events, programming and gatherings through end of April. We appreciate your understanding.

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Smithsonian Magazine Museum Day – Cancelled

Smithsonian Magazine Museum Day

Smithsonian Magazine Museum Day 2020 will not take place on April 4. As a public health precaution, the Smithsonian is postponing or canceling all public events, programming and gatherings through April 13. We appreciate your understanding.

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Chautauqua – Cancelled

Chautauqua - Mammoth Loaf Party

COVID-19 and the current concerns of community spread have raised novel issues for us and many other businesses. Due to safety concerns, Conner Prairie is cancelling the March 20th Chautauqua.

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Headless Horseman

Headless Horseman

Our annual Halloween festival is full of activities, shows and spooktacular family fun. Take an adventure on our haunted hayride where you’ll get chased down by the Headless Horseman!

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