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Calendar of Events

Events scheduled for Monday, June 14 (after 5 p.m.), through Tuesday, July 6 (before 5 p.m.)

ART

At Memorial Art Gallery--473-7720; www.rochester.edu/MAG

June 17--Third Thursdays. Single? Over 40? Mix and mingle in a sophisticated setting at this monthly event. Enjoy music by the Michael Collins Trio, hors d'oeuvres, and cash bar. 7-10 p.m. Sponsored by the Gallery Council. For more information call the gallery at ext. 3035.

June 18, 20, 25--Exhibition Tours. Highlights works from the 57th Rochester-Finger Lakes Exhibition. Free with gallery admission. Meet at the admission desk, 2 p.m.

June 22--Art of the Finger Lakes. Anthony Bannon, director of George Eastman House and a juror for this year's Rochester-Finger Lakes Exhibition, speaks on "Photography in the Finger Lakes." Offered in celebration of George Eastman House's 50th anniversary and in conjunction with the 57th Rochester-Finger Lakes Exhibition. Auditorium, 7:30 p.m.

June 27--Curators Comment. Marjorie Searl, assistant director for curatorial affairs, speaks on James Beard's Night Before the Battle. Her informal talk is followed by an opportunity to ask questions. Meet outside the Grand Gallery, 3 p.m. Free with gallery admission.

Viewpoints Lectures (free with gallery admission, Auditorium, 5:30 p.m.)

June 15--John Walker, MCC professor of history and political science, gives a 30-minute lecture on a stone ax from Veracruz, Mexico.

ONGOING EXHIBITS AND TOURS

At Memorial Art Gallery--473-7720; www.rochester.edu/MAG

Tour of the Collection--Free with gallery admission. Meet at the admission desk. June 15, 22, 7:30 p.m.; June 27, 2 p.m.

June 18-August 8--Print Club of Rochester. Annual exhibition. The juror is Sandra Olsen, director of the Buscaglia-Castellani Art Gallery, Buffalo.

Through July 25--John Wenrich: The French Paintings. In the autumn of 1917, a 23-year-old art student named John Wenrich left Rochester for the battlefields of France. After his discharge, he spent several months touring the war-torn countryside and produced a remarkable series of paintings. This exhibition marks the first time since the 1950s that his "French paintings" have been exhibited as a group.

Through August 8--57th Rochester-Finger Lakes Exhibition. Every two years, Rochester's oldest and most prestigious juried exhibition showcases works by emerging artists of the region. Eighty-two works by 79 artists were chosen this year.

Through August 8--Look Homeward: Douglas Gorsline Illustrates Thomas Wolfe. The exhibition includes 62 drawings by Rochester-born artist Douglas Gorsline for his first illustrated book: the 1947 edition of Wolfe's first novel, Look Homeward, Angel. Also included are three drawings for a 1952 edition that targeted the college audience.

Through October 31--Fabulous Footwear: New Sculpture by Marilyn Gillespie. The 65 trompe l'oeil sculptures survey the history of footwear from 2,500 BCE to the present, from ancient Egypt to Elizabethan England, Imperial China to flapper-era America.

MUSIC

Eastman School of Music--www.rochester.edu/Eastman (* tickets required)

June 14--CED Studio Recital. Students of Gary Palmer, piano. Kilbourn Hall, 7 p.m.

June 22--Guest Concert. Bethlehem Gospel Choir, St. Louis. Kilbourn Hall, 7:30 p.m.

June 28--CED Summer Concert Series. Nicholas Goluses, guitar. Kilbourn Hall, 7:30 p.m.

June 29--Guest Student Recital. Ryan Sweeney, cello. Kilbourn Hall, 4:30 p.m.

June 29--Eastman School of Music Sings. Kilbourn Hall, 7:30 p.m.

June 30--Vocal Seminar Recital. Students of Carol Webber. Kilbourn Hall, 4 p.m.

June 30--CED Summer Concert Series. Eva Stern, viola; Joel Schoenhals, piano; Ying Quartet. Kilbourn Hall, 7:30 p.m.

July 1--Summer Jazz Program. Big-band concert featuring Dave Rivello, conductor and arranger. Kilbourn Hall, 7:30 p.m.

July 2--Guitar Festival Recital. Students of Nicholas Goluses. Kilbourn Hall, 2 p.m.

RELIGION

River Campus Interfaith Chapel

Roman Catholic Mass
June 20, 27, July 4, 10 a.m., lower level

Medical Center Interfaith Chapel

Roman Catholic Mass
June 20, 27, 11:15 a.m.; June 15-17, 21-24, 28-30, 12:30 p.m.

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

LECTURES/SEMINARS

River Campus

Physics and Astronomy Department Seminar

June 16--Symmetry Algebras of Quantum Matrix Models in the Large-N Limit. Chi-Wei Herbert, Ph.D. defense. Bausch & Lomb 375, 10 a.m.

Medical Center

June 24--Getting Back to Wow. Mary Kate Driscoll, regional director of the Department of Labor, will speak on appreciating diversity in the workplace. Bring your own lunch. Sponsored by the Medical Center Administrative Group. Whipple Auditorium, noon-1 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 the SBA building on the River Campus. The Eastman School and MAG carry theater tickets only. Discount cards/brochures are available at the Customer Service Center on the River Campus and across from the bookstore in the Hospital. For further information, check the University Activities Program newsletter or call x5-7942.

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