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Calendar of Events

Events scheduled for Monday, January 27 (after 5 p.m.) through Monday, February 10 (before 5 p.m.)

ACTIVITIES PROGRAM

Discounts for these 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.

Alamo Rent-A-Car, 10 percent discount

Allied Van Line, Preferred Customer Status, 235-3500

Amerks, $9.50 Blue Action Pack Ticket

Anheuser-Busch Theme Parks (RARES), discount card

B.J.'s Wholesale card, pass with 5 percent surcharge

Bock Tours (RARES), 10 percent off selected tours, 244-7925

Bristol Mountain, several packages available, see distribution sites

Buckman's Car Wash Superseal, $6.25

Caesar's Pocono Resorts (RARES), 20 percent off midweek, 10 percent off weekend

Cellular One, University Plan, call Betsy Reddington at 732-7201

Choice Hotels, 10 percent discount

Citibank's Corporate Mortgage Program, call 334-1482/383-5300

Clarion Essex Park Hotel, University Rate, call 800-567-2233

Delta Sonic Ticket Packages, prices range from $3.75 - $32.50

Designs by RAS (RARES), 50 percent off all screen and art charges, call Chuck Leone at 482-9790

Dine-A-Mate Book, $20

Dinner and Theatre Book, $8

Discovery Zone, $4.25

Dorney Park, discount coupon

Downstairs Cabaret, $3 discount

Dunham's, 15 percent discount card

Employee Printing Service (RARES), 40 percent off retail

Entertainment Books, $25

Fairport Harbor House (RARES), call 223-7280

Fantastic Baskets (RARES), 10 percent discount, call 293-1930

Fun Services (RARES), free reception canopy booth with program of $500 or more, call 254-4770

Gallo and Iacovangelo (RARES), discounts on real estate closings and will writing, call 454-7145

General Cinema Tickets, $5 adult, $3 children

Gitlin Optical, 15 percent discount on eyeglasses, call 442-1720

Hertz Car Rental, member discount card

Hoselton Chevrolet, factory order direct at invoice, call 586-7373

Hunt Hollow Ski Center, Day/Night $20, Night $18

The Inn on the Lake (RARES), 25 percent off rack rates, call 394-7800

Island Jake Music Services, $50 off 4 hour music and light show, call 387-9858

KOA Campgrounds (Florida and West Coast), 20 percent discount

Lafayette Moving and Storage, discount programs, call 334-0770

Liberty Travel (RARES), call 544-5500

Little Theatre tickets, $5.25

Melrose Nursery, 15 percent off store and florist shop, call 624-4754

Memorial Art Gallery, 1/2 price new membership application

National Car Rental, 10 percent off discount card

Print USA (RARES), 40 percent off retail prices

R.C. Shaheen, 20 percent off paint, 25 percent off wallcoverings, 60 percent off window blinds, free in-home decorating service

Rivers Organization/Bonaparte Travel (RARES), call 385-5060

Sam's Club, free membership with 5 percent surcharge

San Diego-Zoofari (RARES), 20 percent off admission

Ski Valley, several packages available, see distribution sites

Sony Theatre Tickets, $5

Staub's Textile Services, Inc. (RARES), 20 percent off dry cleaning, call 271-4200

Swain Ski Center, several packages available, see distribution sites

Universal Studios, member discount card

Walt Disney's Magic Kingdom Club (RARES), discount card

ART

January 28, Viewpoints Lecture. Artist Valerie Maynard will speak on her works in the Gallery collection and the exhibit The Studio Museum in Harlem: 25 Years of African-American Art. Free with gallery admission. Auditorium, Memorial Art Gallery, 5:30 p.m.

January 28, Lecture on Renaissance Maidens and Matrons. Cristelle Baskins will speak in conjunction with the exhibit Weaving a Legend: Royal French Tapestries from the Minneapolis Institute of Arts. Free with gallery admission. Auditorium, Memorial Art Gallery, 7:30 p.m.

January 28, Evening Tour of the Collection. Admission Desk, Memorial Art Gallery, 7:30 p.m.

January 31, Exhibition Tour. Highlights the exhibit Weaving a Legend: Royal French Tapestries from The Minneapolis Institute of Arts. Free with admission. Admission Desk, Memorial Art Gallery, 2 p.m.

February 2, Family Workshop. Shapes in Buildings: Collage. Cynthia Iannaccone will lead an art class for adults and children ages 4 and up. $6 per person. Call 437-7720, x3056. Creative Workshop, Memorial Art Gallery, 1:30 p.m.

February 2, Exhibition Tour. Highlights the exhibits Weaving a Legend: Royal French Tapestries from The Minneapolis Institute of Arts. Free with admission. Admission Desk, Memorial Art Gallery, 2 p.m.

February 4, Viewpoints Lecture. Storyteller Jay Stetzer weaves a tale about a work in the Gallery's collection. Free with admission. Auditorium, Memorial Art Gallery, 5:30 p.m.

February 4, Lecture on Travel Sketches of Louis I. Kahn. Professor E. J. Johnson of Williams College will speak in conjunction with From Form to Design: Louis Kahn's Drawings for the First Unitarian Church. Admission $5. Auditorium, Memorial Art Gallery, 7:30 p.m.

February 4, Evening Tour of the Collection. Admission Desk, Memorial Art Gallery, 7:30 p.m.

February 7, Exhibition Tour. Highlights the exhibit Weaving a Legend: Royal French Tapestries from The Minneapolis Institute of Arts. Free with admission. Admission Desk, Memorial Art Gallery, 2 p.m.

February 8, Exhibition Preview Party: Jammin' at the MAG. Enjoy live music, cash dessert bar, and preview of the exhibition Studio Museum in Harlem: 25 Year of African-American Art. Tickets $10. Call 473-7720, x3003. Memorial Art Gallery, 8 p.m.

February 9, Exhibition Tour. Highlights the exhibit Weaving a Legend: Royal French Tapestries from The Minneapolis Institute of Arts. Free with admission. Admission Desk, Memorial Art Gallery, 2 p.m.

EXHIBITS

Through February 9, Weaving a Legend: Royal Tapestries from the Minneapolis Institute of Arts. This exhibition showcases tapestries woven in Paris between 1611 and 1627 which constitute one of the world's largest and best preserved tapestry sets. Memorial Art Gallery.

Through February 16, From Form to Design: Louis Kahn's Drawings for the First Unitarian Church of Rochester. Kahn's drawings, on loan from the church, show the design's progression in his mind, from preliminary forms to fully finished renderings. Memorial Art Gallery.

Through March 23, Through the Looking Glass: Wood Engravings by Barry Moser. This exhibition features original artwork of America's foremost wood engraver. It depicts characters of Lewis Carroll including Humpty Dumpty, the White Knight, and the Lion and the Unicorn, all featured in a new edition of this children's classic. Memorial Art Gallery.

February 9 through April 6, The Studio Museum in Harlem: Twenty-Five Years of African-American Art. This exhibition focuses on African-American art between 1968 and 1993 and showcases the work of Romare Bearden, Ed Clark, Sam Gilliam, Betye Saar, and William T. Williams. The show was organized by the Studio Museum in Harlem to mark its 25th anniversary.

LECTURES

January 31, A Sampling of Romanian Music, Popular to Operatic. Lecture by Gregory Carlton. Room 210, Lattimore Hall, 4 p.m.

MUSIC

January 26, Faculty Artist Recital: RagtimeóThen and Now. Tony Caramia, piano. Free. Kilbourn Hall, 8 p.m.

January 28, Kilbourn Concert Series. Cain-Alessi-Epstein Trio featuring Michael Cain, piano; Ralph Alessi, trumpet; Peter Epstein, saxophones. Call 222-5000. Kilbourn Hall, 8 p.m.

January 29, Faculty Artist Recital. Features Catherine Tait, violin, and Steven Doane, cello, playing sonatas and partitas of J. S. Bach for solo violin and cello. Free. Kilbourn Hall, 8 p.m.

January 31, Musica Nova. Karla Lemon, guest conductor. Works of Chen Yi, Peterson, and Schwanter. Call 222-5000. Kilbourn Hall, 8 p.m.

February 2, Eastman School of Music Student Recital Series. Marina Lomazov, piano. Free with Gallery admission. Auditorium, Memorial Art Gallery, 3 p.m.

February 2, Kilbourn Orchestra. Mark Gibson, conductor; Thomas Schumacher, piano. Works by Beethoven and Bizet. Free. Kilbourn Hall, 3 p.m.

February 5, Eastman Wind Ensemble. Donald Hunsberger, conductor. Works by Bedford, Santos, and Adler. Call 222-5000. Kilbourn Hall, 8 p.m.

February 6, Faculty Artist Recital. Charles Castleman, violin; Thomas Schumacher, piano; Nicholas Goluses, guitar. Works by Brahms, Beethoven, Ysaye, and Gershwin. Free Kilbourn Hall, 8 p.m.

February 7, Eastman Philharmonia/Eastman Women's Chorus/Eastman Back Children's Chorus. Mark Gibson, conductor. Works by Mahler and Theofanidis. Call 222-5000. Eastman Theatre, 8 p.m.

February 7, Eastman Opera Theater. Humperdinck's Hansel and Gretel. Carleen Graham, guest director. Call 222-5000. Room 804, Eastman Annex, 8 p.m.

February 8, Eastman Opera Theater. Humperdinck's Hansel and Gretel. Carleen Graham, guest director. Call 222-5000. Room 804, Eastman Annex, 3 p.m. and 8 p.m.

February 9, Eastman Opera Theater. Humperdinck's Hansel and Gretel. Carleen Graham, guest director. Call 222-5000. Room 804, Eastman Annex, 3 p.m.

RELIGION
RIVER CAMPUS INTERFAITH CHAPEL

January 29, Roman Catholic Mass, Upper Level, 12:30 p.m.

January 31, Roman Catholic Mass, Upper Level, 12:30 p.m.

February 2, Roman Catholic Mass. Lower Level, 10 a.m. and 5 p.m.

February 3, Roman Catholic Mass. Upper Level, 12:30 p.m.

February 4, Roman Catholic Mass. Upper Level, 12:30 p.m.

February 5, Roman Catholic Mass. Upper Level, 12:30 p.m.

February 6, Roman Catholic Mass. Upper Level, 12:30 p.m.

February 9, Roman Catholic Mass. Lower Level, 10 a.m. and 5 p.m.

February 10, Roman Catholic Mass. Upper Level, 12:30 p.m.

MEDICAL CENTER INTERFAITH CHAPEL

January 29, Roman Catholic Mass. 12:30 p.m.

January 31, Roman Catholic Mass. 12:30 p.m.

February 2, Protestant Worship (Interdenominational). 10:15 a.m.

February 2, Roman Catholic Mass. 11:15 a.m.

February 3, Roman Catholic Mass. 12:30 p.m.

February 5, Roman Catholic Mass. 12:30 p.m.

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

February 9, Protestant Worship (Interdenominational). 10:15 a.m.

February 9, Roman Catholic Mass. 11:15 p.m.

February 10, Roman Catholic Mass. 12:30 p.m.

SCIENCE AND MEDICINE

January 29, Renewal and Reflection for Counseling Professionals: Reclaiming the Vibrancy and Passion for Counseling. Workshop conference will feature speaker Stanley Cramer. Call 275-7833. Wilson Commons, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

January 29, Department of Community and Preventive Medicine Seminar. Dana Mukamel, Ph.D., and Alvin Mushlin, M.D., will speak on Quality of Care Information Makes a Difference: An Analysis of Market Share and Price Changes Following Publication of the New York State Cardiac Surgery Report Card. Room 4-W301, Helen Wood Hall, 4 p.m.

January 30, Department of Biology Faculty Candidate Seminar. Dr. John Huelsenbeck will speak on Testing biological hypotheses in a phylogenetic context. Lander Auditorium (Room 140, Hutchison Hall), 4 p.m.

January 31, Department of Chemistry Organic Seminar. Professor William Pearson will speak on Alkaloid Synthesis using 2-Azaallyl Anion Cycloadditions. Room 473, Hutchison Hall, 9:30 a.m.

THEATER

February 1, Dilly and the Dragon by the Rochester Children's Theater. Tickets $7-$9, call 232-1363. Cutler Ballroom, Memorial Art Gallery, 2:00 p.m.

February 2, Dilly and the Dragon by the Rochester Children's Theater. Tickets $7-$9, call 232-1363. Cutler Ballroom, Memorial Art Gallery, 2:00 p.m.

February 8, Dilly and the Dragon by the Rochester Children's Theater. Tickets $7-$9, call 232-1363. Cutler Ballroom, Memorial Art Gallery, 2:00 p.m.

February 9, Dilly and the Dragon by the Rochester Children's Theater. Tickets $7-$9, call 232-1363. Cutler Ballroom, Memorial Art Gallery, 2:00 p.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.

January 28, Travel Information Session. Representatives of the travel industry will be available to speak to University faculty and staff. Wilson Commons, 1 p.m.

January 29, Travel Information Session. Representatives of the travel industry will be available to speak to University faculty and staff. Helen Wood Hall, 1 p.m.

February 7, First Fridays at the Memorial Art Gallery. Enjoy live music, hors d'oeuvres, cash bar, and a chance to meet old and new friends. The theme is ìBig Night,î and music will be provided by Big Roots. Tickets $5. Call 473-772. Memorial Art Gallery, 5 to 8 p.m.

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