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Nov. 28, 2002, Gazette

Alice Through the Looking Glass, with Jamille Rivera (L) as Alice and Andy Malone as the March Hare
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. John’s. 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, Level 2.

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 year’s Monte Carlo evening include the Gros Morne Literacy Council, Planned Parenthood, the School Lunch Association, Give to Feel Good (Health Care Corporation of St. John’s), 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. John’s 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 Women’s 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.

ONGOING
ST. JOHN’S

Alice Through the Looking Glass continues in the Reid Theatre, Arts and Adminsitration Building, until Nov. 30. Curtain at 7 p.m.. See www.mun.ca/english 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.