Events for the next four weeks

December 15, 2014  


Here is an early list of events happening at the West Lafayette campus in the four weeks (Monday through Sunday) after the current week. As other events become known, they will be added each Monday.

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Week 1: Dec. 22-28
Week 2: Dec. 29-Jan. 4
Week 3: Jan. 5-11
Week 4: Jan. 12-18

Week 1: Dec. 22-28

Monday, Dec. 22

-- Purdue Surplus Store holiday sale continues. Noon-4 p.m. Monday through Friday through Dec. 24. Store is at 3601 Sagamore Parkway North, Suite K (entrance from Ninth Street). URL: www.purdue.edu/newsroom/purduetoday/releases/2014/Q4/purdue-surplus-store-holding-holiday-sale.html

-- Men's basketball vs. Gardner-Webb. 6 p.m. Mackey Arena. Tickets: $10-$46; URL: www.purduesports.com/tickets/pur-tickets.html (winter break mini-plan information, games Dec. 22-Jan. 10, at www.purduesports.com/tickets/tickets-m-baskbl.html)

Tuesday, Dec. 23

-- Grades due. 5 p.m.

Thursday, Dec. 25

-- Christmas holiday. Offices closed. ----- NOTE: Operator Services Office (telephone) closed from 5:30 p.m. Wednesday (Dec. 24) until 7:30 a.m. Monday (Dec. 29). In emergency, call 911 or Purdue police at 49-48221. Questions: 49-66740.

Friday, Dec. 26

-- Christmas holiday. Offices closed. ----- NOTE: Operator Services Office (telephone) closed from 5:30 p.m. Wednesday (Dec. 24) until 7:30 a.m. Monday (Dec. 29). In emergency, call 911 or Purdue police at 49-48221. Questions: 49-66740.

 

Week 2: Dec. 29-Jan. 4

Wednesday, Dec. 31

-- Men's basketball vs. Minnesota. 3:15 p.m. Mackey Arena. Tickets: $12-$50; URL: www.purduesports.com/tickets/pur-tickets.html (winter break mini-plan information, games Dec. 22-Jan. 10, at www.purduesports.com/tickets/tickets-m-baskbl.html)

Thursday, Jan. 1

-- New Year's Day holiday. Offices closed. ----- NOTE: Operator Services Office (telephone) closed from 5:30 p.m. Wednesday (Dec. 31) until 7:30 a.m. Monday (Jan. 5). In emergency, call 911 or Purdue police at 49-48221. Questions: 49-66740.

-- Women's basketball vs. Minnesota. 2 p.m. Mackey Arena. Tickets: adult, $8-$13; youth, $5-$6; group (20 or more), $5.

Friday, Jan. 2

-- President's designated holiday. Offices closed. ----- NOTE: Operator Services Office (telephone) closed from 5:30 p.m. Wednesday (Dec. 31) until 7:30 a.m. Monday (Jan. 5). In emergency, call 911 or Purdue police at 49-48221. Questions: 49-66740.

Saturday, Jan. 3

-- Men's basketball vs. Michigan. 2:15 p.m. Mackey Arena. Tickets: $12-$50; URL: www.purduesports.com/tickets/pur-tickets.html

Sunday, Jan. 4

-- Women's basketball vs. Indiana. 2 p.m. Mackey Arena. Tickets: adult, $8-$13; youth, $5-$6; group (20 or more), $5.

 

Week 3: Jan. 5-11

Thursday, Jan. 8

-- PVM Family Program Series presentation. "Inside Your Outside." Presenter: TBA. Organizer: College of Veterinary Medicine. 6-7 p.m. Lynn Hall, Room G210 (subject to change). Monthly series designed for families with students grades K-12, usually first Thursday, through March 5. Free but registration required. URL for details and registration method: www.purdue.edu/newsroom/releases/2014/Q3/-purdue-programs-help-youth-learn-about-veterinary-medicine-careers.html

Friday, Jan. 9

-- Diving (men and women) vs. Michigan State. 11 a.m. Boilermaker Aquatic Center. Free.

Saturday, Jan. 10

-- Track and field (men and women). Gene Edmonds Cup. Time TBA. Lambert Fieldhouse (spectators use west entrance). Tickets: adult, $5; youth (age 3-college), $2; groups of 20 or more, $1. (On game day, tickets are sold only at site starting one hour before game time.)

-- Swimming (men and women) vs. Michigan State. Noon. Boilermaker Aquatic Center. Free.

-- Men's basketball vs. Michigan. 2:15 p.m. Mackey Arena. Tickets: $12-$50; URL: www.purduesports.com/tickets/pur-tickets.html

 

Week 4: Jan. 12-18

Monday, Jan. 12

-- Spring semester begins.

Thursday, Jan. 15

-- Keynote address for Purdue's Celebration of the Life and Legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Marc Lamont Hill, journalist, TV commentator (BET, HuffPost Live, CNN) and Distinguished Professor of African American Studies at Morehouse College. Organizer: Black Cultural Center, others. 7 p.m. STEW, Loeb Playhouse. URL: www.purdue.edu/bcc

-- Women's basketball vs. Wisconsin. 7 p.m. Mackey Arena. Tickets: adult, $8-$13; youth, $5-$6; group (20 or more), $5.

-- Purdue Jazz Festival: Community Showcase Concert. Organizer: Purdue Bands & Orchestras. Featuring artist-in-residence Bill Sears with high school jazz bands and Purdue Jazz Band. 7:30 p.m. Long Center, 111 N. Sixth St., Lafayette. Free. URL for festival: www.purdue.edu/bands/jazzfest

Friday, Jan. 16

-- Women's tennis. Purdue Invite. Day 1 of 3. All day. Schwartz Tennis Center. Free.

-- Wrestling vs. Northwestern. 7 p.m. Holloway Gymnasium in Intercollegiate Athletic Facility. Tickets: adult, $5; youth (ages 3 through college), $2; groups of 20 or more, $1.

-- Chris Potter Underground. Featuring saxophonist and major jazz leader. Organizer: Purdue Convocations, in conjunction with Purdue Jazz Festival. 8 p.m. STEW, Loeb Playhouse. Tickets: $19-$26. www.convocations.org

Saturday, Jan. 17

-- Purdue Jazz Festival. Purdue Bands & Orchestras. Three daytime events (plus separately listed evening event below). (1) Instrumental Jazz Competition (high schools and middle schools). 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Multiple stages at Purdue Memorial Union, Stewart Center and Pao Hall. Free. (2) Jazz clinics. Various times and campus locations. Free. (3) Jazz Festival Concert. Purdue Jazz Band with artist-in-residence Bill Sears and guest artists Dave Douglas and Carl Allen. Noon. STEW, Loeb Playhouse. Free. URL: www.purdue.edu/bands/jazzfest

-- Women's tennis. Purdue Invite. Day 2 of 3. All day. Schwartz Tennis Center. Free.

-- Open house for grade school children for exhibition "Steps to the Moon: Selections from the Neil A. Armstrong Papers and the Eugene A. Cernan Papers." 1-3:30 pm. Virginia Kelly Karnes Archives and Special Collections Research Center, fourth floor, HSSE Library, STEW. See regular hours and more under Exhibitions below. URL for open house: www.purdue.edu/newsroom/releases/2014/Q4/open-house-for-kids-saturday-dec.-6-to-highlight-armstrong,-cernan-exhibit.html

-- Jazz Festival Awards Presentation & Concert. Organizer: Purdue Bands & Orchestras. 5:30 p.m. STEW, Loeb Playhouse. SOLD OUT. URL: www.purdue.edu/bands/jazzfest

Sunday, Jan. 18

-- Women's tennis. Purdue Invite. Day 3 of 3. All day. Schwartz Tennis Center. Free.

 

EXHIBITIONS

-- Exhibitions in the Patti and Rusty Rueff Galleries, Pao Hall. Hours: 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; until 7 on Thursdays. URL: www.cla.purdue.edu/vpa/rueffgalleries
     * IN-IL High School Art. Dec. 8-19. High school students in Indiana and Illinois; juried exhibitions in photography, drawing, and creative coding; selected works.
     * MFA theatre students. Emily Ganfield (costumes), Katherine Engelen (costumes) and Greg Freeman (lighting). Dec. 8-19.

-- "Steps to the Moon: Selections from the Neil A. Armstrong Papers and the Eugene A. Cernan Papers." Oct. 3-Feb. 27. Virginia Kelly Karnes Archives and Special Collections Research Center, fourth floor, HSSE Library, STEW. Hours during semester: 10 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Monday-Friday. Winter break hours: Closed Dec. 20-Jan. 4; open 1-4:30 p.m. Jan. 5-9. Semester hours of 10 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Monday-Friday resume Jan. 12. The library also has online exhibits; go to www.lib.purdue.edu/spcol?page=exhibits

 

TICKETS

Events are free unless noted (except that conference registrations may be omitted here); some performance and athletic events are marked "free" for clarity. Ticket prices are for single events unless stated otherwise. For information about series, seasons, packages, discounts, groups, promotions at games, etc., see the URLs in the next two paragraphs.

For varsity athletics tickets, go online; or call the Athletic Ticket Office, 765-494-3194 or 800-49-SPORT [497-7678]; or visit the office in the Mackey Complex facing Northwestern Avenue. The office is open 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday and before ticketed events at Mackey Arena, Ross-Ade Stadium, and Holloway Gymnasium in the Brees Center. For ticketed sports events at other Purdue venues, tickets will be on sale before the event at the venue. URL: www.purduesports.com/tickets/pur-tickets.html. URL for gameday promotions in association with varsity events: www.purduesports.com/promotions

For Purdue Convocations and Purdue Theatre events and some others as announced, go to a campus box office or call 765-494-3933 or 800-914-SHOW [914-7469]. URLs: www.purdue.edu/convocations and www.purdue.edu/theatre. In addition to listed hours, each box office is open two hours before ticketed events in that building. Hours (during semester):

* Elliott Hall box office (lower level, northeast end by Hovde Hall): open two hours before ticketed events in that building.
* Loeb Playhouse box office (west lobby, Stewart Center): 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Monday-Friday. Also open two hours before ticketed events in that building.
* Pao Hall box office (first floor southeast): 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday-Friday. Also open two hours before ticketed events in that building.

URL for box offices and venues: www.housing.purdue.edu/HTML/HallOfMusic 

 

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