Upcoming Events

Upcoming events

    • 03 Mar 2019
    • 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
    • Ruthmere Game Room and Havilah Beardsley House
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    Play in this unique family friendly Catan tournament and see two historic houses while you're there! On March 3rd, enter Round 1 and Round 2 on this lively game in Ruthmere's  Game Room. Then, on March 10th, go to the Havilah Beardsley House for Round 3 and a possible tie breaker if necessary. This tournament has been generously sponsored by Secret Door Games. Light refreshments will be served. 


    Meet 2-Time US National Catan Champion Bill Spear on March 3, from 2-4pm at Ruthmere, and bring your Catan memorabilia for him to autograph! 

    Rules:
    1. All players play all 3 rounds of traditional 10-point Catan games.  No special or extension board rules apply. 
    2. Games will be played at tables of either 4 or 3 players per table.  
    3. Each round is concluded when the first player at a table reaches 10 points, and the other players' point totals are recorded at that moment.
    4. Winner is determined by totaling up a player's accumulated point total over rounds 1-3.  
    5. If a tie exists between any of the first three positions, then the player's with the tied totals participate in a Tiebreaker 4th round.

    Cost: $10 per player for guaranteed 3 rounds of traditional 10-point games. 
    Limit: Minimum of 20 players to conduct the tournament.  Maximum of 60 players.
    Catan Boards Needed!  You can help make this first time tournament a success by allowing use of your Catan Board for this two-day event.  Please let us know if you have a board to lend.

    Prizes:

    1st Prize: Choice of either Traveling Version of Catan signed by the game designer OR a limited edition Game of Thrones version of Catan

    2nd Prize: $25 Gift Card for Secret Door Games

    3rd Prize: $15 Gift Card for Secret Door Games

                                               

    • 21 Mar 2019
    • 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
    • Havilah Beardsley House
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    March End of Quarter Cocktail party with Russsian Conspiracy, Vodkas Revisited at the Havilah Beardsley House.  Admission for members and their guests is $10 per person; Bronze Patron members and higher get complimentary admissions to each EOQ event. We encourage Business Members to attend these events as a great networking opportunity!



    • 28 Apr 2019
    • 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    • Ruthmere
    • 40
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    Join us for our Mother and Me Tea -In Her Shoes on April 28, 2019! Adults $25, Students $10, Members $20. Reservations required with advance purchase or call 574-264-0330 ext. 104. Ages 4 and up.   




    • 07 May 2019
    • 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
    • Ruthmere
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    Steve Barton, docent, will present a Gallery Talk about Miles Laboratory on Tuesday, May 7th at Ruthmere at 11am. Gallery Talks feature a twenty-minute discussion on an object/artwork within the Ruthmere collection or a person or event in local history. Gallery Talks are free and open to the public. 



    • 05 Jun 2019
    • 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
    • Ruthmere
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    Joy Olsen, Collection Manager, will present a Gallery Talk about vintage wedding gowns on Wednesday, June 5th at Ruthmere at 11am. Gallery Talks feature a twenty-minute discussion on an object/artwork within the Ruthmere collection or a person or event in local history. Gallery Talks are free and open to the public. 



    • 27 Jun 2019
    • 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
    • Ruthmere Gardens & Greenhouse
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    June End of Quarter Cocktail party will be a Juniper Party: All Gin Drinks in the beautiful Ruthmere gardens and greenhouse. Admission for members and their guests is $10 per person; Bronze Patron members and higher get complimentary admissions to each EOQ event. We encourage Business Members to attend these events as a great networking opportunity!




    • 02 Jul 2019
    • 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
    • Ruthmere
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    Randy Roberts, Assistant Curator at Midwest Museum of American Art, will present a Gallery Talk about the Hoosier School of art on Tuesday, July 2nd at Ruthmere. Gallery Talks feature a twenty-minute discussion on an object/artwork within the Ruthmere collection or a person or event in local history. Gallery Talks are free and open to the public. 


           

    • 02 Aug 2019
    • 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
    • Ruthmere
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    Cathy Ellsworth, docent, will present a Gallery Talk about fashions of the Victorian era on Friday, August 2nd at Ruthmere at 11am. Gallery Talks feature a twenty-minute discussion on an object/artwork within the Ruthmere collection or a person or event in local history. Gallery Talks are free and open to the public. 



    • 02 Oct 2019
    • 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
    • Havilah Beardsley House
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    Martin Mullins, a family history consultant, will present a Gallery Talk about genealogy on Wednesday, October 2nd at the Havilah Beardsley House at 11am. Gallery Talks feature a twenty-minute discussion on an object/artwork within the Ruthmere collection or a person or event in local history. Gallery Talks are free and open to the public. 


    • 07 Nov 2019
    • 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
    • Ruthmere
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    Randy Roberts, Assistant Curator at Midwest Museum of American Art, will present a Gallery Talk about the Hudson Valley School on Saturday, November 7th at Ruthmere at 11am. Gallery Talks feature a twenty-minute discussion on an object/artwork within the Ruthmere collection or a person or event in local history. Gallery Talks are free and open to the public. 



    • 06 Dec 2019
    • 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
    • Havilah Beardsley House
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    This month's Gallery Talk will be about Bonneyville Mill and presented by Courtney Franke, Interpretor, on Friday, December 6th at the Havilah Beardsley House at 11am. Gallery Talks feature a twenty-minute discussion on an object/artwork within the Ruthmere collection or a person or event in local history. Gallery Talks are free and open to the public. 



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302 E. Beardsley Ave.

Elkhart, IN 46514

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