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Events scheduled for Monday, August 28 (after 5 p.m.), through Monday, September 11 (before 5 p.m.)


MEMORIAL ART GALLERY EVENTS

MAG--x5-3081; www.rochester.edu/MAG

September 5--What's Up. Marilyn Feinberg, the Estelle B. Goldman curator of education, speaks on selected pieces of sculpture on the gallery grounds. Free with gallery admission. Admission desk, 5:30 p.m.

September 9-10--44th Clothesline Festival. Some 600 artists from 27 surrounding counties exhibit and sell their work at Rochester's largest and longest-running arts and crafts festival. The event also features dance and theater performances, food and beverage concessions, and appearances by local radio personalities. Admission charge. Gallery grounds, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., rain or shine. (For more information, see the "In Brief" section.)


ONGOING EXHIBITS AND TOURS

At Memorial Art Gallery--x5-3081; www.rochester.edu/MAG

Tour of the Collection--Free with gallery admission. Meet at the admission desk. August 29, 6:30 p.m.

Gallery Highlights Tour--Free with gallery admission. Meet at the admission desk. September 5, 6:30 p.m.

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.


MUSIC

Eastman School of Music--x4-1110; www.rochester.edu/Eastman

August 31, September 5, 11--Auditions for Eastman-Rochester Chorus. Now in its 16th season, the Eastman-Rochester Chorus, conducted by William Weinert, is a select chorus presenting choral masterworks in collaboration with the orchestras of the Eastman School and the Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra. Membership is open to all singers from the Rochester area. Openings for all voice parts. No prepared solo is required. Rehearsals are Tuesdays, 7:30-9:30 p.m. For information and an appointment call x4-1444 or send e-mail to wmwt@mail.rochester.edu.


HEALTH AND WELLNESS

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.

September 6, 13, 20--Basic Life Support Original Course (must attend all three three-hour sessions). Medical Center, Room 2-7500, 5:30-8:30 p.m.

September 5, 14--Basic Life Support Refresher Course (must attend one three-hour session). Medical Center, Room 2-7500, September 5, 9 a.m.-noon; September 14, 1-4 p.m.


RELIGION

River Campus Interfaith Chapel--x5-4321

Roman Catholic Mass
Sunday Mass: September 3, 10, 10:30 a.m. and 7 p.m.
Mass: August 29, September 5, 5:15 p.m.

Protestant Chapel Service
September 3, 10, 5 p.m., sanctuary

Interdenominational Worship Service
September 3, 10, 3 p.m., sanctuary


Medical Center Interfaith Chapel

Roman Catholic Mass
August 30, September 4, 6, 11, 12:30 p.m.; September 3, 10, 11:15 a.m.

Roman Catholic Communion Service
September 1, 8, 12:30 p.m.

Interdenominational Protestant Worship
September 3, 10, 10:15 a.m.


SPORTS--www.rochester.edu/student-srvcs/sports

Women's soccer--Flower City Classic: Baldwin-Wallace, St. Lawrence, and Savannah Art & Design, September 2-3, 1 p.m. and 3:30 p.m. (Rochester plays at 3:30 both days)

Men's soccer--Elmira, September 4, 7 p.m.

Field hockey--SUNY Cortland, September 6, 4 p.m.


ACTIVITIES PROGRAM

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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