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Upcoming Events for Purdue Retirees

Mark your Calendars!  Upcoming PURA Events

Tour of New Football Facility

Football complexPut on your walking shoes and join us for a guided tour of the new football facility on Friday, May 4, 2018, at 4:00 p.m.

Park in the Ross-Ade Stadium parking lot and walk across John R. Wooden Drive to enter the building. Be aware there are lots of steps and a limited number of elevators in the facility.

Sign up to join us on the tour by e-mailing Michele Salla (masalla@purdue.edu). The tour is limited to 40 participants.

18 April Purposeful Living in Retirement Conference. Beck Agricultural Center, West Lafayette, 8:30 am.

4 May PURA Football Facility Tour, 4:00 p.m.  Reservations required; limited to 40 participants.  (See article above for registration instructions.)

7 May PURA Monthly Meeting, MCL Cafeteria, 11 am.
Topic: The Art Museum of Greater Lafayette—Past, Present and Future
Speaker: Kendall Smith, Executive Director

24 May Spring Fling, Cordova Recreational Center.

4 June PURA Monthly Meeting, MCL Cafeteria, 11 am.
Topic: Cyber Forensics
Speaker: Mark Rogers, Purdue Engineering Computer Network

2 July PURA Monthly Meeting, MCL Cafeteria, 11 am.
Topic: Food Safety
Speaker: Charles Santerre, Purdue Professor of Food Science

6 August PURA Monthly Meeting, MCL Cafeteria, 11 am.
Topic: Purdue University Global
Speaker: Jon Harbor, Purdue Professor of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences, Associate Vice Provost/Director Digital Education

17 September PURA Fall Kickoff Luncheon.

April Campus Calendar

(Free and open to the public unless otherwise noted.)

Special:

April 21 —Purdue Grand Prix.  Purdue Grand Prix Track.  1500 McCormick Road.  www.purdue.edugrandprix.org.


Music:

April 20—Purdue Concert Band and Wind Ensemble Showcase Concert. 8:00 p.m. Elliott Hall of Music.
April 21—Purdue Campus, University, and Varsity Bands Showcase Concert. 2:20 p.m.  Elliott Hall of Music.
April 22—Purdue Philharmonic & Symphony Orchestras Showcase Concert. 2:30 p.m. Elliott Hall of Music.

Theatre:

April 13-21-”Clybourne Park” by Bruce Norris. Purdue Theatre. Thought-provoking satire on race, real estate and politics. Rated PG-13. Nancy T. Hansen Theatre, Pao Hall.  Ticket and performance time information: https://www.cla.purdue.edu/academic/vpa/theatre/tickets/

Athletics:

Baseball:

April 18, 24, 25, 27, 28—Men’s Baseball. Alexander Field.  Ticket Information:  http://www.purduesports.com/tickets/tickets-m-basebl.html

Tennis:

April 20, 22—Men’s Tennis.  Schwartz Tennis Center.
April 15—Women’s Tennis.  Schwartz Tennis Center.