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October Events:

Event Name:
Wine Down to the Weekend
Start Date:
Oct 02, 2014
End Date:
Oct 02, 2014
Start Time:
5:00 pm
End Time:
7:00 pm
Type:
All guests must be over the age of 21
Host:
Sponsor:
Healthy Life Bread
Admission Charge:
Free Admission, No Reservation
Location:
Reitz Home Museum & Carriage House
Description:

 Enjoy a glass of wine or a beer and complimentary hors d' oeuvres in the unique and historic setting of our garden, veranda, and carriage house. We serve from 5:00 to 7:00 and feature a variety of live entertainment. No admission or reservation required. All guests must be over the age of 21

*Featuring live piano jazz by Chris M Moore.*
 

Event Name:
Wine Down to the Weekend
Start Date:
Oct 09, 2014
End Date:
Oct 09, 2014
Start Time:
5:00 pm
End Time:
7:00 pm
Type:
All guests must be over the age of 21
Host:
Sponsor:
Healthy Life Bread
Admission Charge:
Free Admission, No Reservation
Location:
Reitz Home Museum & Carriage House
Description:

Enjoy a glass of wine or a beer and complimentary hors d' oeuvres in the unique and historic setting of our garden, veranda, and carriage house. We serve from 5:00 to 7:00 and feature a variety of live entertainment. No admission or reservation required. All guests must be over the age of 21

*Featuring live music by the Rhein Valley Brass.*

Event Name:
Wine Down to the Weekend
Start Date:
Oct 16, 2014
End Date:
Oct 16, 2014
Start Time:
5:00 pm
End Time:
7:00 pm
Type:
All guests must be over the age of 21
Host:
Sponsor:
Healthy Life Bread
Admission Charge:
Free Admission / No Reservation
Location:
Reitz Home Museum & Carriage House
Description:

 

Enjoy a glass of wine or a beer and complimentary hors d' oeuvres in the unique and historic setting of our garden, veranda, and carriage house. We serve from 5:00 to 7:00 and feature a variety of live entertainment. No admission or reservation required. All guests must be over the age of 21

*Featuring live piano jazz by Chris M Moore.*


Event Name:
Murders on Maryland: The Reitz Home Murder Mysteries 2009-2015
Start Date:
Oct 22, 2014
End Date:
Oct 22, 2014
Start Time:
7:00 pm
End Time:
Type:
Educational Lecture Series
Host:
Reitz Home Museum
Sponsor:
Bunny Bread
Admission Charge:
Free for members, $5 for non-members
Location:
Reitz Home Carriage House
Description:

The Reitz Home Murder Mysteries 2009-2015.  A discussion of the people, places and events that inspired the mystery stories for the Reitz Home event and a preview of the 2015 play “A Deadly Fare” the true story of the unsolved murder of a young cab driver in the 1920’s prohibition era.

Kelly Coures has written 7 scripts for the Reitz Home's annuual Mystery Event. He is an Evansville native and a USI graduate. He was named Director of the City of Evansville Department of Metropolitan Development in 2014, after working at American General Finance for 31 years. In 2011 he was awarded the Sadelle Berger Civil Rights Award by the City, and in 2012 he received the Social Service Award from Leadership Evansville.

 

 

Reception to follow


Event Name:
Wine Down to the Weekend
Start Date:
Oct 23, 2014
End Date:
Oct 23, 2014
Start Time:
5:00 pm
End Time:
7:00 pm
Type:
All guests must be over the age of 21
Host:
Sponsor:
Admission Charge:
Location:
Reitz Home Museum & Carriage House
Description:

 

Enjoy a glass of wine or a beer and complimentary hors d' oeuvres in the unique and historic setting of our garden, veranda, and carriage house. We serve from 5:00 to 7:00 and feature a variety of live entertainment. No admission or reservation required. All guests must be over the age of 21

*Featuring live piano jazz by Chris M Moore.*

 


Event Name:
Playing in the Past
Start Date:
Oct 25, 2014
End Date:
Oct 25, 2014
Start Time:
10am
End Time:
2pm
Type:
Children's
Host:
Reitz Home Museum
Sponsor:
Admission Charge:
$8.00 per girl. Adults are free of charge
Location:
Reitz Home Museum & Carriage House
Description:

Evansville Reitz Home Museum and Carriage House:224 SE First St. Evansville, IN 47706

Junior Girl Scouts will learn what life was like for girls in Victorian Evansville, and tour the beautiful home and carriage house. They will make their own hand fans, calling cards, and dolls. They will also listen to music from different time periods.

Saturday, October 25th from 10am-2pm. Call to schedule your time today. Each program will be around 1 hour long.  

Cost: $8 per girl. No charge for adults.

Register: Call 812-426-1871 or email the Reitz Home at j[email protected] to sign up today! 

Junior Girl Scouts who attend this program will earn the “Playing in the Past" skill building badge. This program is for all Junior Troops only.