Purdue Events Calendar
July 2, 2015
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
-- July 4. 7 p.m. Slayter Center. Stars & Stripes Celebration. Concert by the Lafayette Citizens Band and others. Fireworks of about 25 minutes to follow concert. Traffic and parking information to come.
-- July 8. 5 p.m. Front lawn of Purdue Memorial Union (rain location is the North Ballroom, main floor of PMU). Summer Concert Series. Food service; picnic style, a la carte or combo. Free music is from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Music: TBA. Series continues July 15, 22, 29. Details of schedule and menu.
-- Through Aug. 8. Robert L. Ringel Gallery in Stewart Center, Fountain Gallery in downtown Lafayette and Patti & Rusty Rueff Galleries in Yue-Kong Pao Hall. "FABRICation," a group exhibit of contemporary artworks composed of textiles or textile-like objects. It features the works of seven artists (Erin Castellan, Kristy Deetz, Virginia Derryberry, Reni Gower, Rachel Hayes, Susan Iverson and Natalie Smith) that incorporate a textile sensibility through elements of "fabric and fabrication." Related news release. The Robert L. Ringel Gallery is located in Stewart Center on the main campus of Purdue University. Summer hours for Ringel Gallery are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday and by appointment. The Fountain Gallery is located at 330 Main Street, Lafayette, in the historic Perrin Building. The Fountain Gallery is open noon to 7 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday. The Patti & Rusty Rueff Galleries are located in Yue-Kong Pao Hall of Visual and Performing Arts. Summer hours for Rueff Galleries are 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday through Friday and by appointment. All Purdue Galleries' exhibitions and events are free and open to the public.
-- Through Aug. 8. 1-4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday. Virginia Kelly Karnes Archives and Special Collections Research Center, fourth floor HSSE Library, Stewart Center. "First in the Field: Beginnings of the Nation's First Computer Science Department." For more information, visit https://www.lib.purdue.edu/spcol?page=exhibits
Compiled by Greg McClure, 765-496-9711, email@example.com