December 6, 2013
Purdue Events Calendar
EDITORS: This calendar lists events on Purdue's West Lafayette campus or involving people or programs off campus during the next four weeks. Events are free, except where noted, and are open to news media coverage. New or updated listings are designated by two asterisks (**).
Events in this calendar, plus many others, are listed in Purdue's online calendar at http://calendar.purdue.edu
-- Dec. 6-7. Performances are at 7:30 p.m. each evening with a matinee performance at 2 p.m. on Dec. 7. Purdue Contemporary Dance Company Winter Works 2013 dance concert. Nancy T. Hansen Theatre in Purdue's Yue-Kong Pao Hall of Visual and Performing Arts. Tickets are $13 for adults, $11 for students and $7 for those 12 and younger. Tickets can be purchased at all Purdue box offices (765-494-3933) and through Ticketmaster (or 1-800-745-3000).
-- Dec. 7-8. Noon, 4 p.m. and 8 p.m. Dec. 7, 2 p.m. Dec. 8. Elliott Hall of Music. Purdue Musical Organizations' 80th-anniversary Purdue Christmas Show. Tickets are $20 for students ages 13 through college; $26 for adults; $24 for seniors age 65 and older; and $12 for children age 12 and under. For information or to order tickets, visit the Stewart Center, Pao Hall or Elliott Hall box offices or call 765-494-3933 or 800-914-7469. Tickets are also available through Ticketmaster. For more, visit http://www.purdue.edu/pmo/christmas.shtml
** -- Dec. 7. Great Hall in Purdue Memorial Union. Breakfast with Santa. Event features a free visit with Santa Claus, holiday crafts and live music. Breakfast in the North Ballroom is $3.50 for pancakes, two sausage links and juice or milk. Coffee and hot chocolate will be available for an additional $1.50. Story time with Mrs. Claus will be at the same time in Room 118. For more, visit http://www.union.purdue.edu/studentevents/events/Index.html
-- Dec. 7. 2-4 p.m. Barnes & Noble, 2323 Sagamore Parkway S. Lafayette. Book signing with Caroline E. Janney, an associate professor of history, and author of "Remembering the Civil War: Reunion and the Limits of Reconciliation." Books will be available for purchase. Related news release: http://www.purdue.edu/newsroom/releases/2013/Q2/prof-cordial-reunions,-handshakes-at-gettysburg-not-true-to-post-civil-war-feelings.html
-- Through Dec. 12. Rueff Galleries: East at Pao Hall. Purdue Theatre Master of Fine Arts Retrospective: Aplin, Hopper, Miller, Robertson. A public exhibition chronicling the three-year journey of graduating students of the Purdue Department of Theatre Master of Fine Arts program; materials will cover scenery and sound design and technology. More information is available at http://cla.purdue.edu/rueffgalleries
-- Through Dec. 12. Rueff Galleries: West at Pao Hall. Something Old, Something New III: Recent Acquisitions and Research - The Special Collection of Historic Dress. Annual exhibit exploring the social history of costume and adornment, showcasing vintage clothing and accessories from the teaching collection of the Department of Theatre. More information is available at http://cla.purdue.edu/rueffgalleries
Compiled by Greg McClure, 765-496-9711, email@example.com