Special Events The IMA hosts ongoing and one-time special events throughout the museum. Check back often for a listing of upcoming special events. For more information on having your own special event at the IMA, please visit Facility Rentals. Upcoming Special Events Upcoming Special Events Dream Cars Member Early Access Special Event Sundays 11 am - 12 pm (May 3 - August 23, 2015) Allen Whitehill Clowes Gallery in Wood Pavilion Indy Film Fest Special Event July 17-26, times vary The Toby & DeBoest Lecture Hall Thursday Night Book Club / Ingenious: A True Story of Invention, Automotive Daring, and the Race to Revive America by Jason Fagone Special Event Thursday, July 30 / 6:30-8:30 pm Meet on 2nd Floor at top of escalator. Included with admission Summer Book Club For Educators: Up Close and Personal: An Intimate Look at Color, Curators, and the “New” Museum Special Event Friday, June 26 / 3:30-5 pm Family Day: Field Day Family Activities Saturday, August 1 / 10 am-3 pm 100 Acres: The Virginia B. Fairbanks Art & Nature Park Talk & Walk: Gardening for Pollinators (Bees, Butterflies & Hummingbirds) Special Event Thursday, August 6 / 6-7:30 pm Madeline F. Elder Greenhouse Included with admission Hummingbird Banding: Catch and Release Special Event Three sessions: 8:30, 9:30 & 10:30 am on Saturday, August 22, 2015 Garden for Everyone & IMA Grounds Art and Nature Homeschool Day at the IMA Special Event Tuesday, August 25 / 11 am-2 pm Check in at the Guest Services Desk Grown-Up Summer Camp Special Event Friday, August 28 and Saturday, August 29 The Temporary Suburban Opening Special Event Friday, August 28 / 6-9 pm The Virginia B. Fairbanks Art & Nature Park: 100 Acres An Herbal Lifestyle Special Event Saturday, August 29 / 1-2:30 pm Madeline F. Elder Greenhouse Public Conversation with Michelle Grabner Talk Saturday, August 29 / 2-3 pm The Virginia B. Fairbanks Art and Nature Park: 100 Acres Family Day: DIY Family Activities Saturday, September 5 / 10 am-3 pm MuseumNext: Building Inclusive Museums Special Event Saturday, September 26 The Toby Family Day: Skate or Die Family Activities Saturday, October 3 / 10 am-3 pm Family Day: Secrets Family Activities Saturday, November 7 / 10 am-3 pm Family Day: MadeIN Family Activities Saturday, December 5 / 10 am-3 pm Related Join & Save Become an IMA member and enjoy savings on programs, including films, talks, performances, and more. Host Your Special Event Make your special event a masterpiece by hosting it at the IMA. Community Outreach Community Days offer an array of special experiences including art making, film, performances, and tours.