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April 11, 2014

Editor's picks

1) Listen to a legend

Legendary basketball coach Bob Knight will present a lecture at 7:30 tonight at the Honeywell Center in Wabash highlighting his coaching career from start to present day. He’ll discuss life and career events, his mentors and students he has taught and coached.

Tickets start at $24

2) Blue Man Group

Check out the Blue Man Group at Clowes Memorial Hall on the campus of Butler University Saturday or Sunday.

Escape the ordinary and surround yourself in an explosion of comedy, music and technology. If you’ve never seen Blue Man Group, it’s a must-see. If you’re already a fan, don’t miss it.

There are shows at 2 and 8 p.m. Saturday and 1 and 6:30 p.m. Sunday. Tickets are $50.

3) Bug Bowl

Take a trip with the kiddos to West Lafayette this weekend for a day of fun and learning at the Bug Bowl.

The annual Bug Bowl is the largest known insect event of its kind. Nearly 30,000 people attend this event each year as part of Purdue's Spring Fest weekend. Preschoolers through retirees take part in numerous hands-on insect activities including the cricket spitting contest and cockroach racing at Roachill Downs. The Bug Bowl consistently has the highest attendance of any event during Purdue's Spring Fest weekend.

The event runs from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.

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