Events scheduled for Monday, July 26 (after 5 p.m.), through Monday, August 16 (before5 p.m.)
MEMORIAL ART GALLERY EVENTS
Memorial Art Gallery--x5-3081; http://mag.rochester.edu
July 28--Artist Lecture: Lunch and Learn--Anne Currier. The third of six lectures by the artists in the first Rochester Biennial. Reservations required, includes lunch buffet. To register, call 472-7720, ext. 3072. Auditorium, noon.
August 4--Artist Lecture: Lunch and Learn--Joy Adams. The fourth of six lectures by the artists in the first Rochester Biennial. Reservations required, includes lunch buffet. To register, call 472-7720, ext. 3072. Auditorium, noon.
August 5--What's Up. Sue Nurse, slide librarian, gives an outdoor walking tour that focuses on the architecture of the Gallery. In the event of rain, this program moves to the auditorium. Meet at the admissions desk, 5:30 p.m.
August 11--Artist Lecture: Lunch and Learn--Larry Kagan. The fifth of six lectures by the artists in the first Rochester Biennial. Reservations required, includes lunch buffet. To register, call 472-7720, ext. 3072. Auditorium, noon.
ONGOING EXHIBITS AND TOURS
Memorial Art Gallery
Gallery Highlights Tour--Free with admission. Meet at the admission desk. July 29, August 5, 12, 6:30 p.m.
Through September 5--Rochester Biennial. This exhibition showcases artists who live and work in upstate New York. Participating artists include Joy Adams of Trumansburg (painting), Anne Currier of Alfred (ceramics), Judith Olson Gregory of Rochester (mixed media), Larry Kagan of Troy (shadow sculpture), John McQueen of Saratoga Springs (fiber), and Karen Sardisco of Rochester (drawing).
Through 2004--Protected for Eternity: The Coffins of Pa-debehu-Aset. Showcases the lavishly decorated inner coffin of an Egyptian official of the fourth century B.C.E. and other ancient artifacts.
Through August 29--Pompelmous, Surinam and Centaurea Cyanus: Botanical Prints from the Collection of Jacquelyn and William Pinch. This exhibition showcases 17th- and 18th-century engravings from some of the most famous botanists in Germany, England, and Holland. The 40 works include prints from early issues of The Botanical Magazine, which began publishing in 1787. The exhibition is one of a number of floral-themed events which celebrate the sister-city alliance between Rochester and Hamamatsu, Japan.
Through September 15--Friendship in Bloom: Four Centuries of Floral Images to Celebrate the Iris Friendship Garden in Highland Park. Showcases irises in books and prints from the Ellwanger and Barry Nursery Library and other collections. Rare Books and Special Collections, Rush Rhees Library, second floor.
Through July 12, 2005--George Eastman and His University: How the Relationship Grew. This exhibition celebrates the 150th anniversary of Eastman's birth and centers on his relationship with University President Rush Rhees. Great Hall, Rush Rhees Library, second floor.
HEALTH AND WELLNESS
CPR Classes--Classes are offered by the Office for Educational Resources (OER) from January through June. Registration required. All classes held in the OER Department (2-7500 area of the Medical Center). To register, call x5-7666.
July 29, August 10--Basic Life Support Refresher Course, 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
August 16--Basic Life Support Refresher Course, 1 to 5 p.m.
Medical Center Fitness and Wellness Center--Call x5-2437 for information.
July 28, August 4, 11--Meditation Interest Group. Nondenominational and no prior experience necessary. Free and open to the public. For more details, e-mail Paul Puri at paul_puri@urmc. rochester.edu. Spa Room, 5:30 p.m.
July 29, August 5, 12--Traditional Hatha Yoga. Free to members of the center or $5 per class for nonmembers; walk-ins welcome. Medical Center, G-5680, 11:30 a.m. to 12:15 p.m.
Through August 27--Fun Fitness Camp. This 9-week children's camp offers a variety of activities including sports, swimming, and field trips in a fun, noncompetitive, confidence-building environment. For ages 7 to 12. Open to all University-affiliated families. Fee: $142/week, $32/day, registration fee required. For information, call x5-2706. Medical Center, G-5680, 8:15 a.m. to 5:15 p.m.
Heartsaver First Aid Course--Classes are offered by the Office for Educational Resources (OER). Registration is required, textbook is included. All class locations are to be determined. Participants must attend classes one and two and will be notified of locations upon registration. Complete schedule is available at www.urmc.rochester.edu/smd/oer. To register, call x5-7666.
August 12--First Aid: Class One. 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Highland Hospital Family Classes--Call 473-2229 to register. www.stronghealth.com/services/womenshealth/resources.cfm
Through August--Childbirth Classes. Classes focus on the process of labor, birth, and postpartum; breathing and relaxation techniques; the hospital stay; special situations such as Cesarean birth; and a tour of the Family Maternity Center. Visit www.stronghealth.com/services/womenshealth/Classes/schedule.cfm to view class schedules.
July 26, August 7, 14--Infant Care and Safety. July 26, Class Three--Baby's First Year. Explores infant care after the newborn period through the first birthday. August 7, Class One--Getting Ready for Baby. Expectant parents learn the basics of preparing the home and family for a new baby. August 14, Class Two--Newborn. Parents learn how to care for their newborn. Fee: $50/couple for three-week mini-series or $20 per individual class. Registration required. July 26, 7 to 9 p.m.; August 7, 14, 1 to 3 p.m.
July 27, 31, August 3, 7, 10, 14--Exercising for Childbirth. A nonaerobic exercise class that helps stretch and tone the muscles used in labor and birth. Fee required. Registration and health care provider permission required. July 27, August 3, 10: 7:15 to 8:15 p.m.; July 31, August 7, 14: 9 to 10 a.m.
July 31--Infant and Child CPR. Training for parents, grandparents, and child care providers taught by certified American Red Cross instructors. Fee: $40/person. Registration required. 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
August 2--Working and Breastfeeding. Learn strategies for balancing breastfeeding and work from a certified lactation consultant. Fee: $20/mom and support person. Registration required. 6 to 8 p.m.
August 5--Cesarean Birth. This class is designed for mothers and support persons who are preparing for a planned Cesarean birth as well as families who have been told that a Cesarean birth may be needed. Fee: $20/mom and support person. Registration required. 7 to 9 p.m.
August 7--Breastfeeding. Basics of breastfeeding taught by certified lactation consultants. Fee: $35/mom and support person. Registration required. July 10: 9 a.m. to noon; July 21: 6:30 to 9:30 p.m.
August 14--Childbirth Refresher. This three-hour "express" class is for expectant parents who have attended childbirth classes within the past five years. The course reviews the labor and birth process, hospital stay, special situations such as Cesarean birth, breathing and relaxation techniques, and how to prepare brothers and sisters for the new arrival. Fee: $35/mom and support person. Registration required. 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Strong Beginnings Classes--Preregistration required for all classes. Call x5-0096 for information and x5-4058 to register.
Through August--Prepared Childbirth Classes. Four-class series focuses on preparing for childbirth, including prenatal care, labor and delivery, breastfeeding, and a tour of Obstetrics at Strong. Fee: $75/mom and support person, includes parking and refreshments. For information and schedule, call x5-0096. Lund Room, 3-3211/3-3213, 7 to 9 p.m.
August 1--Prenatal Newborn Care Class. This class outlines newborn appearance, behaviors and reflexes, bathing, diapering, taking a temperature, cord care, safety equipment, and when to call the doctor. Free. Conference Room A&B, 2-1318/2-1322, 1 to 2:30 p.m.
August 1, 8, 15--Orientation Class and Walking Tour. Learn about what to expect during your hospital stay and take a walking tour of Obstetrics Services. Free. Meet at information desk in main lobby. 3 to 4 p.m.
August 7--Sibling Class. Part 1: Children learn about becoming a big sister or brother, how a baby is born, and what it will be like to have a new baby in the family. Part 2 (required for children planning to attend the birth): Process of labor and family-centered birth. For children ages 3 to 10. Fee: $20 for first child, $5 for each additional. Lund Room, 3-3211/3-3213, part 1: 10 to 11:30 a.m., part 2: 11:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
August 14--Refresher/VBAC Class. Reflect on previous birth experiences, learn about vaginal birth after cesarean, sibling preparation, planning for changing family, and options for comfort measures including relaxation, breathing techniques, and medication. Fee: $30/mom and support person. Lund Room, 3-3211/3-3213, 1 to 4 p.m.
Eastman School of Music--24-hour Music Line x4-1100. Events are free unless otherwise noted. www.rochester.edu/Eastman
July 26--Mark Salatino, trombone. Kilbourn Hall, 7:30 p.m.
July 27--Eastman Summer Sing: Mozart, Requiem and Ave verum corpus. William Weinert, conductor. Kilbourn Hall, 7:30 p.m.
July 28--Sophis Gibbs Kim, flute, and Irina Lupynis, piano. Kilbourn Hall, 7:30 p.m.
July 29--Music Horizons Program Concerts. Chamber Ensembles Concert I. Kilbourn Hall, 2 p.m.; Chamber Ensembles Concert II. Kilbourn Hall, 7 p.m.
July 30--Music Horizons Program Concerts. Choral Concert. Kilbourn Hall, 10 a.m.; Solo Recitals I. Kilbourn Hall, 2 p.m.; Solo Recitals II. Kilbourn Hall, 7 p.m.
July 31--Eastman Young Artists International Piano Competition: Artist Recital. Two Piano Recital; Alexandra Nguyen and Zarina Melik-Stepanova. Tickets required. Kilbourn Hall, 7:30 p.m.
August 1--Eastman Young Artists International Piano Competition: Artist Recital. Yang Ming. Tickets required. Kilbourn Hall, 7:30 p.m.
August 2--Eastman Young Artists International Piano Competition. Preliminaries. Kilbourn Hall, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.; 7:30 p.m.
August 3--Eastman Young Artists International Piano Competition. Preliminaries. Kilbourn Hall, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.; 7:30 p.m.
August 4--Eastman Young Artists International Piano Competition. Preliminaries. Kilbourn Hall, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
August 4--Student Concert: Lullaby of Broadway at Eastman. Cecile Saine, director. Kilbourn Hall, 7 p.m.
August 5--Middle School Instrumental Jazz Concert. Howard Potter, director. Kilbourn Hall, 11 a.m.
August 5--Eastman Young Artists International Piano Competition. Finals. Tickets required. Kilbourn Hall, 7:30 p.m.
August 6--Eastman Children's Choir Camp Concert. Karie Templeton, director. Main Hall, 11 a.m.
August 6--Eastman Young Artists International Piano Competition. Winners' Concert. Tickets required. Kilbourn Hall, 7:30 p.m.
July 29--Hopeman Memorial Carillon Summer Recital Series. This year's final concert features Stephen Schreiber, organist and choirmaster at Trinity Episcopal Church, Ambler, Pa. Eastman Quadrangle, 7 p.m.
River Campus Interfaith Chapel--x5-4321; www.rochester.edu/chapel/services.html
Roman Catholic Mass
August 1, 8, 15, River Level, 10:30 a.m.
August 5--Daybreakers Toastmasters Club. Learn about Toastmasters, a public speaking support group. Seneca Room (1-2604), Strong Memorial Hospital, 7:30 to 9 a.m.
Discounts for activities are available to all University staff and faculty. Specific discounts also are extended to students (call for details). All tickets are available at the hospital Cashier's Office and the Customer Service Center in the Susan B. Anthony Hall on the River Campus. The Eastman School of Music carries movie theater tickets only. For more information, check the University Activity Connection flyer or call x5-7942. The current discount list can be accessed at www.rochester.edu/working/services/auxops/ActivitiesProg1.htm.
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