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Events scheduled for Monday, July 7 (after 5 p.m.) through Monday, July 28 (before 5 p.m.)

ACTIVITIES PROGRAM >Discounts for various activities are available to all University staff and faculty through the Employee Activities Program. All tickets are available at the Hospital Cashier's Office, the Medical Center Bookstore, and the River Campus Parking Office. The Eastman School, MAG, and Bursar's Office carry theater tickets only. Discount cards/brochures are available at the River Campus Parking Office and the Conference and Events Office, Room 152, Administration Building. For further information, see the Employee Activities Program newsletter or call x5-7942.

ART

July 8, Summer Smorgasbord Lecture. Lucy Winters Durkin will speak on A Tormented Passion: Vincent van Gogh's Paintings and Letters, first in a weekly series of six lectures. Admission is $9. Auditorium, Memorial Art Gallery, 7:30 p.m.

July 8, Evening Tour of the Collection. Admission Desk, Memorial Art Gallery, 7:30 p.m.

July 9, Summer Smorgasbord Lecture. Lucy Winters Durkin will speak on A Tormented Passion: Vincent van Gogh's Paintings and Letters (repeat of July 8 lecture). Admission is $9. Auditorium, Memorial Art Gallery, 7:30 p.m.

July 12, Exhibition Preview Party. Celebrates the opening of the 56th Rochester-Finger Lakes Exhibition and features live music and dance, hors d'oeuvres, specialty coffees, and desserts. Call 473-7720 x 3201 for more information and reservations. Memorial Art Gallery, 8 p.m.

July 13, Meet the Artist: James Pappas. Pappas, a juror for this year's Rochester-Finger Lakes Exhibition, discusses the jurying process and his own work, which is on view in a companion show. Free with gallery admission. Auditorium, Memorial Art Gallery, 3 p.m.

July 15, Opening Reception. Marks the opening of the annual show by members of the Arena Group. Meet the artists, listen to music by Andy Calabrese, and enjoy a cash bar. Free admission. Memorial Art Gallery, 7 p.m.

July 15, Summer Smorgasbord Lecture. Susan Dodge Peters will speak on Modernism: What Ism and Isn't? Admission is $9. Auditorium, Memorial Art Gallery, 7:30 p.m.

July 16, Evening Tour of the Collection. Free with gallery admission. Admission Desk, Memorial Art Gallery, 7:30 p.m.

July 16, Summer Smorgasbord Lecture. Susan Dodge Peters will speak on Modernism: What Ism and Isn't? (repeat of July 15 lecture). Admission is $9. Auditorium, Memorial Art Gallery, 7:30 p.m.

July 22, Summer Smorgasbord Lecture. Heidi Nickisher will speak on Nature, Science, and the Picturesque: European Images of Latin America. Admission $9. Auditorium, Memorial Art Gallery, 7:30 p.m.

July 22, Evening Tour of the Collection. Admission Desk, Memorial Art Gallery, 7:30 p.m.

July 23, Summer Smorgasbord Lecture. Heidi Nickisher will speak on Nature, Science, and the Picturesque: European Images of Latin America. (repeat of July 15 lecture). Admission $9. Auditorium, Memorial Art Gallery, 7:30 p.m.

EXHIBITS

May 23­August 17, Artists' Artists. This collection features self-portraits of artists as diverse as Rembrandt van Rijn and Andy Warhol. The works from the Gallery's collection span 500 years. Memorial Art Gallery.

July 23­July 11, A Library of Images. This photographic exhibition features snapshots depicting Rush Rhees Library's people and patrons. Art Library Gallery, Rush Rhees Library.

July 13­September 7, 56th Rochester-Finger Lakes Exhibition. This oldest and most prestigious juried exhibition in Rochester features 56 works by 49 emerging artists in the region, chosen from a field of 784 entries.

July 13­September 7, James Pappas. This exhibition showcases recent paintings, drawings, and monoprints by noted Buffalo artist James Pappas, who was also a juror of the 56th Rochester-Finger Lakes Exhibition.

July 15­August 10, Arena Group. Founded in the 1950s, the Arena Group takes its name from its first exhibition site, the old Arena Theatre on Hoeltzer Street. The group of about 60 professional members holds its more important show at the Memorial Art Gallery every three years.

Continuing, Henry David Thoreau Collection. This exhibition showcases a rare, complete, and extremely valuable collection of Thoreau's works, donated to the University of Rochester Libraries by Raymond R. Borst. It includes first editions of all Thoreau's writings and other materials. Department of Rare Books, Rush Rhees Library.

MUSIC

July 7, Great Lakes Guitar Duo. Kenneth Meyer and Steven Thachuk, guitar. Kilbourn Hall, 8 p.m.

July 8, Eastman-Rochester Chorus Summer Reading Session. Singers of all ages and abilities are welcome. Brahms Liebeslieder Waltzes, Nänie, Alto Rhapsody. William Weinert, conductor. Kilbourn Hall, 7:30 p.m.

July 9, Music for Piano Duet and Two Pianos. Zhanna Nudelman and Alla Kuznetsox, piano. Kilbourn Hall, 8 p.m.

July 10, Faculty Recital. Rebecca Penneys, piano. Kilbourn Hall, 8 p.m.

July 11, Classical Indian Dhrupad Music. Umakant and Ramakant Gundecha, dhrupad. Admission $12. Memorial Art Gallery, Auditorium, 8 p.m.

July 14, Gene Bertoncini, guitar. Kilbourn Hall, 8 p.m.

July 15, Eastman-Rochester Chorus Summer Reading Session. Singers of all ages and abilities are welcome. Beethoven Mass in C. Roger Wilhelm, conductor. Kilbourn Hall, 7:30 p.m.

July 16, World Folk Music. Mitzie Collins and Friends. Kilbourn Hall, 8 p.m.

July 17, Eastman Summer Jazz Faculty Concert. Kilbourn Hall, 8 p.m.

July 22, Eastman-Rochester Chorus Summer Reading Session. Singers of all ages and abilities are welcome. Mendelssohn's Elijah. Virginia Hogan, conductor. Kilbourn Hall, 7:30 p.m.

RELIGION
RC INTERFAITH CHAPEL

July 13, Roman Catholic Mass. Lower Level, 10 a.m.

July 20, Roman Catholic Mass. Lower Level, 10 a.m.

July 27, Roman Catholic Mass. Lower Level, 10 a.m.

MC INTERFAITH CHAPEL

July 7, Roman Catholic Mass. 12:30 p.m.

July 9, Roman Catholic Mass. 12:30 p.m.

July 11, Roman Catholic Mass. 12:30 p.m.

July 13, Protestant Worship (Interdenominational). 10:15 a.m.

July 13, Roman Catholic Mass. 11:15 a.m.

July 14, Roman Catholic Mass. 12:30 p.m.

July 16, Roman Catholic Communion Service. 12:30 p.m.

July 18, Roman Catholic Mass. 12:30 p.m.

July 20, Protestant Worship (Interdenominational). 10:15 a.m.

July 20, Roman Catholic Mass. 11:15 a.m.

July 21, Roman Catholic Mass. 12:30 p.m.

July 23, Roman Catholic Communion Service. 12:30 p.m.

July 25, Roman Catholic Mass. 12:30 a.m.

July 27, Protestant Worship (Interdenominational). 10:15 a.m.

July 27, Roman Catholic Mass. 11:15 a.m.

July 28, Roman Catholic Mass. 12:30 a.m.

AND MORE

Strong Reruns. Across from Medical Center Post Office, open for sales Mon. 11 to 3 p.m.; Tues., noon to 3 p.m.; Wed. 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.; Fri., 9 a.m. to noon. Leave donations anytime.

July 10­11, The Heart of the Matter. Summer institute on Catholic education sponsored by the Warner Graduate School of Education and Human Development. Registration fee of $159 covers both days. Event held from 8:15 to 4 p.m. on July 10 and 8:30 to 3:30 p.m. on July 11. Call 275-7833 for more information.

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