Programs


The Working Men’s Institute hosts a wide variety of adult and children's programs, lectures and workshops throughout the year.  The Friends of the WMI Lecture Series, children's story times, craft workshops and STEM activities are just a few of the diverse offerings that can be found at the Working Men’s Institute. Visit our calendar regularly to view our upcoming events.

Many of our past programs, including the Friends of the WMI Lecture Series are available for viewing.  Click here to view them in our Video Archives.

Kiwanis Story Time

Kiwanis Story Time

Kiwanis Storytime will be on July 25, 2024, at 6:30 p.m. Anthony Rideout will be reading “Jazz on a Saturday Night” by Leo and Diane Dillon. A copy of the book will be provided to each registered child that attends. To register for this event, please call 812-682-4806 or e-mail director@workingmensinstitute.org or director@workingmensinstitute.org.

Thursday, July 25, 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
STEM Story Time
WMI Events

STEM Story Time

Join us for an exciting session where Tamara Allison and Jean Kares will read a captivating STEM-related story, and engage you with other fun-filled and creative activities. Don’t miss this opportunity to learn and have fun at the same time!

Thursday, August 1, 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
New Harmony Farmer's and Artisan's Market Presented by the WMI
Saturday, August 10, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Board of Trustees Monthly Meeting
Thursday, August 15, 4:45 pm - 6:00 pm
New Harmony Farmer's and Artisan's Market Presented by the WMI
Saturday, August 17, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
FWMI Lecture Series-Mike Linderman, Angel Mounds Sites
Friends of the Working Men’s Institute

FWMI Lecture Series-Mike Linderman, Angel Mounds Sites

Southwest Reginal Director For Indiana State Museum, Mike Linderman, oversees operations at Angel Mounds, New Harmony, and Vincennes.

Wednesday, August 21, 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
New Harmony Farmer's and Artisan's Market Presented by the WMI
Saturday, August 24, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
New Harmony Farmer's and Artisan's Market Presented by the WMI
Saturday, August 31, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
STEM Story Time
WMI Events

STEM Story Time

Join us for an exciting session where Tamara Allison and Jean Kares will read a captivating STEM-related story, and engage you with other fun-filled and creative activities. Don’t miss this opportunity to learn and have fun at the same time!

Thursday, September 5, 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
New Harmony Farmer's and Artisan's Market Presented by the WMI
Saturday, September 7, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Community Events


While you can easily fill an entire day or even a weekend here at the Working Men’s Institute, there’s much more to do in idyllic New Harmony, Indiana.  Look here to see a calendar of upcoming events and learn more about other places to visit while you’re in town.