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Event showcases Indiana woodworkers

Event showcases Indiana woodworkers

Event showcases Indiana woodworkers

Meet Jim Dupler. He’s made a career of woodturning for more than 50 years, and he’ll be showing off his skills at Eagle Creek Park’s Earth Discovery Center this weekend! 

Event showcases Indiana woodworkers

Here’s more: 
•    Woodcarver, Woodturner and Woodburner exhibit takes place at Eagle Creek Park’s Earth Discovery Center March 9 & 10 from 9am – 5pm each day
•    Cost is free with park admission. 
•    This event will showcase Indiana woodworkers and their wide array of artwork depicting beautiful wildlife, flora and fauna and/or traditional Native Americans through the fascinating art of woodcarving, woodturning, and wood burning. 
•    There will be a family activities area with soap carving, decorating tree cookies, a free play area, coloring pages, and a nature’s woodcarver’s station highlighting how native wildlife utilizes wood. 
•    Most of the artwork at the exhibition will be for sale and 15% of sales will go towards the Eagle Creek Park Foundation. 
•    The Eagle Creek Park Foundation is a not for profit 501(c)(3) that works to promote, protect and preserve Eagle Creek Park. 

Event showcases Indiana woodworkers

About Jim:

Jim received his training working with craftsmen in the furniture industry in Jamestown, NY. After a move to Indianapolis in 1994, he became involved in the local art scene, displaying his work at shows and galleries. Currently you can find his work at the CCA Gallery on Main St in Carmel

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4 children taken to hospital after car crashes into Pennsylvania day care center

 (CNN) — Four children were injured after a woman crashed her car through the window of a day care center classroom, according to Pennsylvania authorities.

The black BMW traveled all the way through one classroom of the Children of America Educational Childcare center before stopping at a back wall, the Bucks County Attorney’s Office said in a statement.

Four children were taken to the hospital, one of whom suffered serious injuries, the statement said.

“The driver of the vehicle sustained minor injuries, was treated and remains hospitalized,” it said.

The crash is under investigation, according to James O’Malley, the spokesperson for the district attorney’s office. He told CNN the woman was working as a delivery driver.

At the time of the crash — about 1:30 p.m. — there were about 17 children inside that room and about 79 total in the building .

All of the children have been accounted for and reunited with their families, the statement said.