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Events at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign from Aug. 7 through 24

8/4/2003

music
9 Saturday
"Bossa Nova, Samba and Jazz." Featuring Desafinado.
7-9 p.m. Allerton Park. Admission charge. Allerton Summer Concert Series.

et cetera
9 Saturday
G.A.M.E.S. Camp (Girls’ Adventures in Mathematics, Engineering, and Science). 8 a.m.-9 p.m. Loomis Lab. For more information, call 244-3517. Women in Engineering.
"Nature ABC’s and 123’s: S is for Squirrel." 10-11 a.m. Visitor’s Center, Allerton Park. To register, call 244-1035. Admission charge.

12 Tuesday
Workshop: Investment Fundamentals. 7 p.m. UI Employees Credit Union, 2201 S. First St., Champaign. UI Employees Credit Union.

16 Saturday
"Butterfly Biology." 10 a.m.-noon. Visitor’s Center, Allerton Park. To register, call 244-1035. Admission charge.

19 Tuesday
"Nature ABC’s and 123’s: S is for Squirrel." 10-11 a.m.. Visitor’s Center, Allerton Park. To register, call 244-1035. Admission charge.

21 Thursday
"Agronomy Day: Agriculture at the Crossroads." 7 a.m.-2 p.m.. ACES. For more information, visit http://agronomyday.cropsci.uiuc.edu/ Crop Sciences.

24 Sunday
Allerton Open House. 10-11 a.m. Allerton House, Allerton Park. Allerton Park and Conference Center.

exhibits
"1960 – From the Mountaintop to the Delta: The Beat Goes – 1969"
Government Documents Library.
"Tras la Huella del Inka en Chile"
Latin American and Caribbean Library.
"The Sixties: Radicalism, Racism and Revolution in America"
Main hall display cases, Library.
"Industrial Paper Manufacture and Letter Press Printing: The Advent of Mass Book Production"
Mueller Display Case, east foyer, Library.
"Kenneth Dodson to Carl Sandberg: A Correspondence"
Rare Book and Special Collections Library.
Through Aug. 31.

"Bronze Age Trade in the Ancient Mediterranean"
Through Sept. 6.
The museum’s permanent galleries celebrate the cultures of Ancient Mediterranean, Africa, Europe, the Americas, Asia and Oceania.
Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory St., Urbana. Hours June 1-Aug. 31: 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday-Friday; 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday.

"American Folk Art From the Herbert Fried Collection"
Through Sept. 21.
Krannert Art Museum and Kinkead Pavilion. 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday–Saturday; 2-5 p.m. Sunday. Admission to the museum is free; a donation of $3 is suggested. Galleries closed 5 p.m. Aug. 3; reopen 9 a.m. Aug. 26.

@art gallery. Online exhibit of the UI School of Art and Design.

This calendar is excerpted from the Aug. 7 issue of Inside Illinois, the faculty-staff newspaper at the UI.