Alice Through the Looking Glass, with Jamille Rivera
(L) as Alice and Andy Malone as the March Hare, continues in the
Reid Theatre, Arts and Administration Building, until Nov. 30. Curtain
at 7 p.m. See www.mun.ca/english
for more information.
Thursday, Nov. 28
Film series MUN Cinema Series continues with Baran
(Iran 2001). All screenings are at 7 p.m. in Empire Studio 12 cinemas
in the Avalon Mall. For more information, see www.mun.ca/film.
Public lecture The Newfoundland Historical Society is holding
a free public lecture at 8 p.m. at Hampton Hall, Marine Institute. Dr.
Peter Pope will speak on the topic On The Waterfront: The Archaeology
of Early St. Johns. Free parking. Everyone is welcome.
Friday, Nov. 29
Bookstore sale The University Bookstore will hold a customer
appreciation day from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. with a 20 per cent discount
(some exceptions apply) The bookstore is located in the University Centre,
Charity gala The 26th annual Monte Carlo Charity Gala, organized
by medical students, takes place at the Delta Hotel Ballroom starting
at 7 p.m. In keeping with tradition, the night will include gambling,
live entertainment, a silent and live auction and as a new addition
a dance to end the evening. The charities selected to receive proceeds
from this years Monte Carlo evening include the Gros Morne Literacy
Council, Planned Parenthood, the School Lunch Association, Give to Feel
Good (Health Care Corporation of St. Johns), the Canadian Hemophilia
Society (Newfoundland and Labrador Chapter) and the Parkinson Society.
Sunday, Dec. 1
Christmas concert Festival Choir's Annual Christmas Concert
featuring Benjamin Britten's Ceremony of Carols under the batons of Douglas
Dunsmore and Kellie Walsh, takes place at the Cathedral of St. John the
Baptist in St. Johns at 3 p.m. For more information or for tickets,
contact the School of Music Concert Hotline at 737-4455.
Wednesday, Dec. 4
Lectures end, fall semester
Thursday, Dec. 5
Public lecture The Womens Studies program fall speakers
series continues with Ann Shortall speaking on the topic Piecing Together
a Caring Community: A Resource Book on Dismantling Homophobia, at 4 p.m.
in the Science Building, room SN-4087.
Film series MUN Cinema Series continues with Fubar (Canada
2002). All screenings are at 7 p.m. in Empire Studio 12 cinemas in the
Avalon Mall. For more information, see www.mun.ca/film.
Friday, Dec. 6
Vigil The will be a Memorial service to mark the anniversary
of the Montreal Massacre in the Engineering Building, room EN 2006 at
6:30 p.m. This event is open to the public.
Monday, Dec. 9
Examinations begin, fall semester
Tuesday Dec. 10
Regular meeting of the Senate
Wednesday, Dec. 11
Wessex Society lecture The Wessex Society presents a free
public lecture by Dr. Gordon Handcock, writer, researcher and retired
professor of geography, with an illustrated lecture based on his recent
visit to Portugal. Lecture takes place at Hampton Hall of the Marine Institute,
Ridge Road, beginning at 8 p.m.
Alice Through the Looking Glass continues in the Reid Theatre,
Arts and Adminsitration Building, until Nov. 30. Curtain at 7 p.m.. See
for more information.
Bill Rose: In Absurdum. A Newfoundland painter exhibits over 10
years of work at the Art Gallery of Newfoundland and Labrador until Feb.
23. Admission is free. Gallery hours: Tuesday - Sunday 12 noon - 5 pm
and Friday Evening 7-10 pm Closed Mondays. See www.agnl.ca.
Atlantic Modern: The Architecture of the Atlantic Provinces 1950-2000,
is on display at the Art Gallery of Newfoundland and Labrador until Jan.
5. Gallery hours: Tuesday - Sunday 12 noon - 5 pm and Friday Evening 7-10
pm Closed Mondays. Admission is free. For more information, see www.agnl.ca.