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Calendar of events at the University of Illinois from July 19 through Aug. 5

Marty Yeakel, News Bureau
(217) 333-1085; m-yeakel@illinois.edu

7/13/2001


CHAMPAIGN, Ill. – Events at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign from July 19 through Aug. 5.

THEATER
19 Thursday
"Born Yesterday." William R. Jenkins, director. 8 p.m. Studio Theater, Krannert Center. Garson Kanin’s American comedy that satirizes politics and comments on roles available to women. Admission charge.

20 Friday
"Murder by the Book." Aubrey Berg, director. 8 p.m. Studio Theater, Krannert Center. Duncan Greenwood and Robert King’s British mystery-comedy set in the late 1930s entertains with the verbal sparring and homicidal one-upmanship between novelist Selwyn Piper and his estranged wife Imogen. Admission charge.

21 Saturday
"Servant of Two Masters." Sara Lampert Hoover, director. 8 p.m. Studio Theater, Krannert Center. By Carlo Goldoni; new version by Tom Cone. Star-crossed lovers, feuding fathers, disguises and mistaken identities offer a colorful and fast-paced adventure in physical comedy. Admission charge.

22 Sunday
"Born Yesterday." William R. Jenkins, director. 7 p.m. Studio Theater, Krannert Center. Admission charge.

24 Tuesday
"Love Letters." Mark Brokaw, director. 8 p.m. Studio Theater, Krannert Center. By A.R. Gurney. With Anne Shapland and Gary Ambler. This two-character play chronicles the lifelong relationship between Andrew Makepeace Ladd and Melissa Gardner solely through their letters. Admission charge.

25 Wednesday
"Murder by the Book." Aubrey Berg, director. 8 p.m. Studio Theater, Krannert Center. Admission charge.

26 Thursday
"Servant of Two Masters." Sara Lampert Hoover, director. 8 p.m. Studio Theater, Krannert Center. Admission charge.

27 Friday
"Born Yesterday." William R. Jenkins, director. 8 p.m. Studio Theater, Krannert Center. Admission charge.

28 Saturday
"Murder by the Book." Aubrey Berg, director. 8 p.m. Studio Theater, Krannert Center. Admission charge.

29 Sunday
"Servant of Two Masters." Sara Lampert Hoover, director. 7 p.m. Studio Theater, Krannert Center. Admission charge.

MUSIC
19 Thursday
Summer Jazz Concert. 8 p.m. Colwell Playhouse, Krannert Center. Members of the UI School of Music and Illinois Summer Youth Music, along with community jazz musicians, present a showcase of big band and combo jazz. Admission charge. School of Music.

20 Friday
Doctor of Musical Arts Project Recital. Timothy Schmidt, bass-baritone. 8 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.

21 Saturday
Illinois Summer Youth Music: Jazz Camp. Thomas Wirtel, Jeff Lindberg, Sam Hankins and Kevin Turner, conductors. 11 a.m. Colwell Playhouse, Krannert Center. The annual School of Music summer camp programs conclude with the Jazz Camp. School of Music.

Illinois Summer Youth Music: Junior Camp. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center. 11 a.m. Junior Chorus, Joe Grant, conductor; 1:15 p.m. Senior and Junior Trombone Camps, Elliot Chasanov, headmaster; 4 p.m. Junior Concert Band, Richard Stodd, conductor; 5:15 p.m. Junior Symphonic band, James Wier, conductor. School of Music.

Doctor of Musical Arts Recital. Joy Huebscher, flute.
7 p.m. Memorial Room, Smith Hall.

27 Friday
Guest Artist Recital. Mark Saric and Jim Brockman, piano. 8 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.

28 Saturday
UI Summer Chorus. Chester Alwes, conductor. 8 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.
Undergraduate Recital. Brandon Pool and Nicholas Hennies, percussion. 8 p.m. Memorial Room, Smith Hall.

31 Tuesday
Studio Recital. 8 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall. Summer students of Eric Dalheim.

4 Saturday
Doctor of Musical Arts Recital. Lisa Kristina, soprano. 5 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.

FILMS
1 Wednesday
French flicks: "Mon Oncle." 7 p.m. 62 Krannert Art Museum. For more information, call 333-1860. Krannert Art Museum.

ET CETERA
25 Wednesday
In-line Skate Clinic. 1-3 p.m. Campus Rec Outdoor Center, 51 E. Gregory St., Champaign. For more information, visit the Web page, call 333-8747, or send e-mail to campusrec@illinois.edu. Campus Recreation.

26 Thursday
Family Golf Classic. 4 p.m. UI Orange and Blue Golf Course, Savoy. Bring the whole family for an evening of golf; play our 9-hole tournament enjoy a post-round meal. For more information, visit the Web page, call 333-3510, or send e-mail to campusrec@illinois.edu. Admission charge. Campus Recreation.

27 Friday
Canoe Clinic for Beginners. Noon-3 p.m. Campus Rec Outdoor Center, 51 E. Gregory St., Champaign. For more information, visit the Web page, call 333-8747 or send e-mail to campusrec@illinois.edu. Campus Recreation.

28 Saturday
Canoe/Kayak/Hike Day Trip. 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Meet at Campus Rec Outdoor Center, 51 E. Gregory, Champaign. For more information, visit the Web page, call 333-3806, or send e-mail to campusrec@illinois.edu. UI Campus Recreation.

4 Saturday
Saturday Safari: "Barnyard Buddies." 10-11:30 a.m. 231 Natural History Building. For second and third grade students. Modern American farmers raise a wide variety of animals. In this session, we’ll learn about them. Pre-registration is required and a $5 fee will be charged; call 244-3355 for more information. Natural History Division/Spurlock Museum.

EXHIBITS
"World War II: Pearl Harbor and Japanese Internment"
Government Documents Library, main hall wall cases.

"Fecundity in Latin America"
Latin American Library.

"Second Annual Paul Boregon Poetry Reading"
Modern Languages and Linguistics Library.

"Alternative Resources on Human Rights: Colombia’s Case"
Mueller Case, east foyer, Library.

"The View From Shana Alexander"
Rare Book and Special Editions Library.

"Track and Field at the University of Illinois"
University Archives.

Through July 31.



"Architectural Scenes: Photography, Buildings and Culture in the 19th and 20th Centuries"
"Toulouse-Lautrec: Artist of Montmartre"
Through Aug. 5.

"West African Senufo Art: A Gift From Anita Glaze"
Through Aug. 31.
Krannert Art Museum and Kinkead Pavilion. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday; 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Wednesday; 2-5 p.m. Sunday. Admission to the museum is free; a donation of $2 is suggested.



@art gallery. Online exhibit of the UI School of Art and Design. www.art.uiuc.edu/@art.



World Heritage Museum. Closed. Will reopen as the new Spurlock Museum of World Cultures at a new location in 2002. www.spurlock.uiuc.edu

ONGOING
Altgeld Chime-Tower Tours
12:30-1 p.m. weekdays. Enter through 323 Altgeld Hall.

Beckman Institute Cafe
Open to the public. 8 a.m.-3 p.m. Monday-Friday.

Bevier Cafe
8:30-11 a.m. coffee, juice and baked goods; and 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. lunch.

Cerebral Cafe
Noon Wednesdays when classes are in session. Courtyard Cafe, Illini Union. Bring your lunch and opinions. Ideas for topics welcome; call Illini Union Program Department, 333-3660.

Huizenga Commons Cafeteria
8 a.m.-2 p.m. Monday-Friday. East end of Law School building, 504 E. Pennsylvania Ave., Champaign.

Illini Union Ballroom
11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Monday-Friday. Second floor, northeast corner. Call 333-0690 for reservations; walk-ins welcome.

Intermezzo Cafe: Krannert Center
Morning menu: 7-11 a.m.; Lunch menu: 11 a.m.-2 p.m.; Cafe menu: 2-3:30 p.m. on nonperformance weekdays; 2 p.m. until 30 minutes after performance on weekdays; 90 minutes before until 30 minutes after performance on Saturday and Sunday.

Japan House Tours
1-4 p.m. Thursdays; 1-5 p.m. third Saturday each month.

Krannert Center for the Performing Arts
Tours: 3 p.m. daily. Meet in the main lobby. Promenade gift shop: 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Monday-Saturday; one hour before until 30 minutes after all performances.

Library Tours
Self-guided audiocassettes of main and undergraduate libraries available at the Information Desk, second floor of the main library or the Media Center of the undergraduate library.

Meat Salesroom
102 Meat Sciences Lab. 1-5:30 p.m. Tuesday and Thursday; 8 a.m.-1 p.m. Friday. Retail outlet for federally inspected beef, pork and lamb, processed by animal sciences department. Call for price list and specials, 333-3404.

Robert Allerton Park
Open 8 a.m. to dusk daily. "Allerton Legacy" exhibit at Visitors Center, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. daily; 244-1035. Garden tours: call 333-2127.

ORGANIZATIONS
Association of Academic Professionals Happy Hour
5-7 p.m. The Bread Company, 706 S. Goodwin Ave., Urbana. For more information, go to http://www.shout.net/~aap/. Association of Academic Professionals.

Chancellor’s Committee on the Status of Women
3-5 p.m. Swanlund Administration Building. For calendar, see the Web site located at www.oc.uiuc.edu/oc/csw/ which also outlines the committee’s purposes, structure and work.

Classified Employees Association
11:45 a.m.-1 p.m. first Thursday monthly. For more information, call Kay Busboom, 244-6231, or kayb@illinois.edu.

Contra Dancing
To live fiddle music with featured callers in an atmosphere friendly to singles, couples and families. Visit www.prairienet.org/contra/ or e-mail j-sivier@illinois.edu for more information.

Illini Folk Dance Society
8-10 p.m. Tuesday and Saturday. Illini Union. Teaching dances first hour; beginners welcome. Anne Martel,
398-6686.

Illini Glider Club
7:30 p.m. first Thursday monthly. 132 Bevier Hall. Prospective members welcome. Information hot line: 762-4917.

Italian Table
Italian conversation Mondays at noon, Intermezzo Cafe, Krannert Center.

Lifetime Fitness Program
Individual and group activities. 6-8:50 a.m. weekdays. Kinesiology, 244-4510.

Normal Person’s Book Discussion Group
7 p.m. 317 Illini Union. Read "Map of the World," by Jane Hamilton for July 26; "We Were the Mulvaneys," by Joyce Carol Oates for Aug. 23. For more information, call 355-3167.

PC User Group
7 p.m. 1310 Digital Computer Lab. Call Mark Zinzow, 244-1289, or David Harley, 333-5656, for more information.

Scandinavian Coffee Hour.
4-6 p.m. Wednesdays. The Bread Company, 706 S. Goodwin Ave., Urbana.

Secretariat
11:45 a.m.-1 p.m. third Wednesday monthly. Illini Union. Phone 333-4447, or www.uiuc.edu/ro/secretariat/

Women’s Club
Open to both male and female faculty and staff members and spouses, the Women’s Club also has many special interest groups. Information about upcoming meetings and interest groups is posted on the Web at new.math. uiuc.edu/~wclub or call 333-3221.

This calendar is excerpted from the July 19 issue of Inside Illinois, the faculty-staff newspaper at the UI.