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Events scheduled for Monday, August 14 (after 5 p.m.), through Monday, August 28 (before 5 p.m.)


At Memorial Art Gallery--x5-3081;

Tour of the Collection--Free with gallery admission. Meet at the admission desk. August 15, 22, 6:30 p.m.

Through August 20--Twentieth-Century Still-Life Paintings from the Phillips Collection. The Phillips Collection in Washington, D.C., lays claim to the title "America's first museum of modern art." Running the gamut from the purely representational to the abstract, this exhibition includes 60 still-life paintings by such European and American masters as Pierre Bonnard, Pablo Picasso, Georges Braque, Henri Rousseau, Ben Shahn, and Milton Avery. Grand Gallery.

Through September 24--Representations: A New Work by Joan Lyons. The exhibition, featuring new work by Rochester artist Joan Lyons, focuses on the human figure in Western art. Fragments of historical paintings and sculpture, photographed in Europe and North America, are displayed alongside pictures of more contemporary artwork. Lockhart Gallery.

Through 2001--About Face: Copley's Portrait of a Colonial Silversmith. In this interactive installation families can learn about John Singleton Copley, the most famous portrait painter in Colonial America, and his friend, silversmith Nathaniel Hurd, whom Copley painted. The installation offers a view of life in Colonial Boston. Dorothy McBride Gill Education Center.

At Hartnett Gallery--(Wilson Commons) x5-4188;

Through August 27--Ladies and Gentlemen, the Niagara Falls: . . . Using recycled raincoats from the world-famous Maid of the Mist boat tour, local artist Marc Léger has created a site-specific installation to examine the social and tourist mediation of Niagara Falls. Exhibition hours: 11 a.m.-5 p.m., Monday, August 14-Friday, August 18, and Monday, August 21-Sunday, August 27.

At C. E. Kenneth Mees Observatory
Through August 26--Observatory Tours. The tours consist of a short slide presentation, a description of the facilities, and, when the sky is clear, a look through the observatory's 24-inch reflecting telescope. Tours are conducted by undergraduates, rain or shine, and last approximately two to three hours. Free. C. E. K. Mees Observatory, Bristol, Fridays and Saturdays, 8:30 p.m. To make reservations call the observatory reservation office, x5-4385, as soon as possible, as the tours fill up quickly.


CPR Classes--Offered by the Office for Educational Resources. To register and for more information call x5-7666 as soon as possible, as classes fill up quickly. Payment is required one week in advance. The American Heart Association's manual, required for original courses, is available in Room 2-7520 for a fee.

August 24--Basic Life Support Refresher Course (must attend one three-hour session). Medical Center, Room 2-7500, 5:30-8:30 p.m.


River Campus Interfaith Chapel--x5-4321

Roman Catholic Mass
Sunday Mass: August 20, 27, 10 a.m.

Medical Center Interfaith Chapel

Roman Catholic Mass
August 16, 21, 23, 28, 12:30 p.m.; August 20, 27, 11:15 a.m.

Roman Catholic Communion Service
August 18, 25, 12:30 p.m.

Interdenominational Protestant Worship
August 20, 27, 10:15 a.m.


Discounts for activities are available to all University staff, faculty, and students through the University Activities Program. All tickets are available at the hospital Cashier's Office and the Customer Service Center in Susan B. Anthony Hall on the River Campus. The Eastman School and Memorial Art Gallery carry movie theater tickets only. For further information check the University Activities Program flier or call x5-7942.

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