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Robert Lester began playing and singing at the age of 13. His biggest influence has been the Stanley Brothers. He first began performing professionally with his band, Keeping Tradition, in 2004. The band recorded one album, which featured Mitchell Van Dyke on the banjo and James Price on the fiddle. One song from the album, “A Robin Built a Nest on Daddy’s Grave,” was featured on a compilation CD by Simm’s Records in Nashville! Robert has shared the stage with Larry Sparks and Ralf Stanley II among others. His last professional job was a lead singer with Larry Gillis’ band, of the Gillis Brothers. – Mitchell Opera House

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Every Tuesday at 10:00 AM the Naturalist will be feeding the snakes at the Lakeview Activity Center. Join us in learning more about these interesting animals!

Please call Spring Mill State Park for more information: 812-849-3534
Gate fee may apply.

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This Monday’s creature is Turtles!

Meet the patio at the front of the Inn. Join Spring Mill every Monday through July for a 30 minute program with a special featured creature.

Please call Spring Mill for more information: 812-849-3534

*Gate fee may apply*

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Sweet Water Band is a Southern Indiana based band comprised of talented musicians dedicated to providing a variety of cover tunes to accommodate any age group.  Their repertoire of songs include: contemporary country, classic rock, and old time rock. This group is sure to be a crowd pleaser at any event.  Their diversity and passion for music are as deep as their Southern Indiana roots. Their sound is soothing and fun, so the crowd can enjoy the music as well as a conversation with their friends.   The Band consists of the talents of: Bob on bass, vocals & harmonies; John on drums, vocals & harmonies; Stu on guitar and vocals; and John “Jed” Guillaume on lead guitar, lead vocals, and harmonies. – Mitchell Opera House

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SATURDAY

9:00 AM – 4:00 PM Limestone Carving

Stop by Artisan Experience to find out how you can take a piece of carved limestone home! Located in Twin Caves Parking Lot.

10:00 AM – 2:00 PM Topography Artwork
Lisa Walsh will be demonstrating her unique line of jewelry inspired by the topography of Spring Mill State Park. At the Lakeview Activity Center.

10:30 AM – 12:30 PM Adult Canvas Painting
All supplies are included for this free event. Prior registration is required because space is limited. Under instruction of Brown County artist, Anabel Hopkins, paint your choice of flowers in the farden or log buildings. In the Pioneer Village. RSVP by contacting Hopkins at anahoppy47448@gmail.com

11:00 AM Caves, Kilns and Buildings Hike
Join Spring Mill to learn about the role Limestone has played (and continues to play) in our park as wall as our community. Also take a look at some of its uses and shaping of our landscape. Meet at Village Grist Mill.

1:00 PM Hiking Rocks
Lawrence County is famous for its Limestone. Meet Aaron for a short hike on Trail 4 and learn all about Indiana’s famed stone. Moderate 45 minute hike. Meet at Village Parking Lot.

 

SUNDAY

10:00 AM Lovely Limestone!
What is it? How does it form? How it used and how does it change? Meet at Lakview Activity Center.

1:00 PM Donaldson Cave Hike
Join volunteer, Anthony, for a hike to Donaldson Cave. Learn about the limestone that most caves are made of.

 

For more information, please contact Spring Mill: 812-849-3534
*GATE FEE MAY APPLY*

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Join us today at Spring Mill State Park for a good ol’ fashion Creek Stomp!

Meet the Spring Mill Naturalist at the Village Ordinary for a chance to get your feet wet while learning about all the creatures in the creek.

GATE FEE WILL APPLY
Please call the Park Office for more information (812)849-3534

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Every Tuesday at 10:00 AM the Naturalist will be feeding the snakes at the Lakeview Activity Center. Join us in learning more about these interesting animals!

Please call Spring Mill State Park for more information: 812-849-3534
Gate fee may apply.

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Kirby was born and raised in Southern Indiana and began singing in church at the age of 5.  From that point on, music held a special place in his life. During his youth, he played bass guitar, acoustic guitar, and sang lead vocals in a variety of different bands from heavy metal, blues, rock and roll, and country. He now performs Country-Gospel, Contemporary Christian, and Modern Country. Kirby now resides in Orange County, Indiana and is writing and singing as much as ever. – Mitchell Opera House

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Let’s get the kids outside! Spend the day with the Spring Mill Naturalists at the Lakeview Activity Center in Spring Mill State Park. There will be plenty of fun, hands-on activities to get involved in!

10AM – 3PM  Hands-on nature games/activities & nature scavenger hunt
10AM – 11AM Seed Planting
11AM – 12PM  Mud Art
1PM – 2PM Caving Game
2PM – 3PM Turtle Touch & Feel
3PM Creek Stomp at the Pioneer Village.  Meet at the Village Ordinary.

GATE FEE WILL APPLY

For more information, please call the Spring Mill State Park office at (812) 849-3534.

 

Check out “Nature Play Day” on the Indiana Children and Nature website!