Monday, Aug. 2
Lorie Line Tickets on Sale. Tickets will go on sale at the Service Center today for a Dec. 9 holiday concert by piano start Lorie Line and her Pop Chamber Orchestra. Full story.
Music on the Mall. Featuring Walter Craft, a teller of tales and maker of music. Craft has performed virtually nonstop since the age of 3. He attended 27 schools in 12 years, served in the Air Force, went to college at the height of the 1960s folk scene and spent nine years on Bourbon Street in New Orleans. Craft now performs mainly for children and elders and focuses on building communities through music. Audience members are invited to bring blankets or folding chairs for lawn seating. Central Campus Mall (rain site: Schofield Auditorium or The Cabin, Davies Center), 7 p.m.
Tuesday, Aug. 3
Summer Cinema. "The Man Who Wasn't There." (U.S. 2001, directed by Joel and Ethan Coen, 116 min., rated R.) Shot in black and white, the production is an edgy film noir about an unhappy barber (Billy Bob Thornton) living in California in the mid-1940s. He discovers that his wife (Frances McDormand) has been unfaithful to him, so he concocts a blackmailing scheme to teach her a lesson. When his plan backfires, the story becomes embroiled in murderous plots and ugly consequences. Davies Theatre, noon and 7 p.m. Also July 29.
Wednesday, Aug. 4
Thursday, Aug. 5
Summer Cinema. "The Man Who Wasn't There." Davies Theatre, noon and 7 p.m. See Aug. 3 item.
Summer Fitness Classes. See Aug. 2 item.
Indianhead Arts & Education Center Concerts. UW-Eau Claire Continuing Education and the Indianhead Arts & Education Center will offer many concerts throughout the summer at the IAEC gymnasium, 802 First Street, Shell Lake. Today, Trumpet Students will perform at 7 p.m. Tickets, available at the door, are $4 for the public or $2 for students. More information is available online.
Saturday, Aug. 7
Alumni Awards Luncheon. Five individuals will be honored: Rita Kisting Sparks, Honorary Alumnus Award; Thomas Griffith, Alumni Distinguished Achievement Award; Susan Perry-Lindle, Alumni Distinguished Achievement Award; Charles Grossklaus, President's Award; and Carol Van Dam Falk, President's Award. Those interested in attending should call the Alumni Relations office at 836-3266 or send e-mail to email@example.com. Council Fire Room, Davies Center, 11:30 a.m.
Monday, Aug. 9
Summer Bulletin • Vol. 4 • No. 8 • Eighth Week • Summer Session • Aug. 2, 2004