Your calendar of events for the week of April 28

By The Mercury

13th Annual Developing Scholars Research Symposium, 1:30-3:30 p.m. The event is come and go with remarks given at 2 p.m. Student Union Ballroom.

The Historic Columbian Theatre presents “The Sound of Music,” 2 p.m. Tickets: $20. Full-time students (with ID) and children, $15.Tickets can be purchased at www.colum- or by calling (785) 456-2029. Columbian Theatre.

Jazz Brunch, 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Bluestem Bistro.

Student Recital Series: Austin Curnutt, clarinet, and Josh Peterson, bass clarinet, 1:15 p.m. All Faiths Chapel.

Student Recital Series: vocalists Mallory Rathbun and Sarah Wirtz, 3 p.m. All Faiths Chapel.

McCain Performance Series presents Itzhak Perlman, violin, 4 p.m. For tickets, call (785) 532-6428. McCain Auditorium.

Jazz Trio, 6-8 p.m. dellaVoce.

Read to Dogs, 2-4 p.m. Read to a certified therapy dog. No sign up required. Manhattan Public Library Storytime Room.

UPC Film: “The Emperor’s New Groove,” 8 p.m. for $1 p.m. Union Little Theatre.


Students for Environmental Action Earth Day Celebration, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Bosco Student Plaza.

K-State Tuba/Euphonium Ensemble and K-State Clarinet Ensemble, Tod Kerstetter, Director. AFC, 7:30 p.m. All Faiths Chapel.

Department of Chemical Engineering L.T. Fan Lecture: “Renewable Fuels: A Challenge for Technology or for Policy?” by Harvey W. Blanch, 2:30 p.m. Free and open to the public. Fiedler Hall Auditorium.

PBR Monday, 6-11 p.m. K-State Student Union Recreation.



The Coalition: Sweatshop Garment Workers Speak Out, 6-7 p.m. Town Hall, Leadership Studies.



K-State On The Spot Improv: Battle of the Sexes, 8 p.m. Free. Union Little Theatre.

D.J. Davis, baritone, 7:30 p.m. All Faiths Chapel.

K-State Orchestra, 7:30 p.m. McCain Auditorium.



K-State’s 150th Brownbag Lunch and Lecture Series: “100 Years of Animal Science/Industry and the College of Agriculture” by Miles McKee, professor emeritus, noon-1 p.m. Hemisphere Room.

K-State Percussion Ensemble, 7:30 p.m. McCain Auditorium.

K-State Faculty Brass Quintet, 7:30 p.m. All Faiths Chapel.

Thursday Starts the Weekend, 10:30 p.m.-1 a.m. Bowling and billiard specials. Union Recreation.



Department of Mathemetics Isidore and Hilda Dressler Lecture Series: “Sieves In Number Theory” by Roger Baker, 2:30 p.m. Free and open to the public. 102 Cardwell Hall.

Westar Home Energy Savings Workshop, 6 p.m. Public Library.


The American Music Series featuring Chris Biggs and Steve Hinrichs, 7 p.m. Live music on the patio every Thursday night, no cover. Cox’s Brothers, Junction City.

K-State Jazz Bands, 7:30 p.m. Union Forum Hall.

Kirsten Hyde, soprano, 7:30 p.m. All Faiths Chapel.

Discussion Series: Between Fences, 7 p.m. Discussing “Fences” by August Wilson. Public Library Groesbeck Meeting Room.

K-State Theatre presents “The Heiress,” 7:30 p.m. through Saturday. Tickets available from McCain Box Office. Nichols Theatre.

UPC presents magician Mat Franco, 8 p.m. Free. Little Theatre.



Zoofari Tails, 10 a.m. Public Library.

K-State After Hours: Dive In Movie featuring “Jaws,” 9:30 p.m. Free. Natatorium.

K-State Singers Spring Show, 7:30 p.m. McCain Auditorium.

Rock’It Bowl, 10:30 p.m.-1 a.m. Union Recreation.



Global Youth Service Day, 9 a.m. Manhattan Public Library.

UPC Film: “Jaws,” 7 and 9:30 p.m. Saturday and 8 p.m. Sunday for $1 p.m. Union Little Theatre.



McCain Performance Series presents “Swan Lake” by the Russian National Ballet Theatre, 4 p.m. For tickets, visit or call (785) 532-6428. McCain Auditorium.

Christopher Gugel, saxophone, 1:15 p.m. All Faiths Chapel.

Samanda Engels, horn, 3 p.m. All Faiths Chapel.

Monthly Metal: Sorrow by Truth with Engage The Broken, 9 p.m. Aggie Central Station.


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