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Spectrum Volume 18 Issue 35 - July 11, 1996

Events

Thursday, 11

Summer Arts Festival Program, 8 p.m., Squires Studio Theatre: Play, French Farce Club. Through 7-13.

Museum of Natural History Program, 8:30 p.m., Amphitheatre: "Songs of the Night" by Jerry Via.

Friday, 12

Animal Industry Day, 9 a.m., Livestock Center.

Summer Arts Festival Program, 6-7:30 p.m., Henderson Lawn: "Sauerkraut Band."

Summer Arts Festival Program, 8 p.m., Squires Studio Theatre: Play, French Farce Club. Through 7-13.

Saturday, 13

"With Good Reason," 7:30 a.m., WVTF-FM: "Up a Creek: The Health of Virginia's Waterways," by Barry Fox, Virginia State, and Dick Neves, Virginia Tech.

YMCA Hike, 9 a.m., Meet at Y parking lot, 403 Washington St.: Chateau Morrisette, led by Barry Anderson.

Summer Arts Festival Program, 8 p.m., Squires Studio Theatre: Play, French Farce Club.

Monday, 15

Second Summer Last Day to Drop.

Thursday, 16

Salary and Wage Paydate.

Friday, 19

Summer Arts Festival Program, 6-7:30 p.m., Henderson Lawn: Pole/Trafidlo/Phillips.

Summer Arts Festival Program, 8 p.m., Squires Studio Theatre: Opera Workshop Production, Keepers of the Night-A Fantasy of the Sea. Through 7-20.

Saturday, 20

"With Good Reason," 7:30 a.m., WVTF-FM: " Through the Eyes of a Child: How Kids Learn About Race," with Rowena Wilson, Norfolk State, and Thomas Socha, ODU.

Museum of Natural History Program, 11 a.m.-noon, 428 N. Main: "Tracking the Earth's Water Supply." National Geographic video explores local and global water issues. Co-sponsored by the Choices and Challenges Project.

Summer Arts Festival Program, 8 p.m., Squires Studio Theatre: Opera Workshop Production, Keepers of the Night-A Fantasy of the Sea.

Sunday, 21

YMCA Hike, 9 a.m., Meet at Y parking lot, 403 Washington St.: McAfee Knob, led by Craig Smith.

Monday, 22

Second Summer Last Day to Resign.

Bulletins

Night songs program at Amphitheatre tonight

Ornithologist Jerry Via will present "Songs of the Night" tonight, July 11, at 8:30 p.m. at the Amphitheatre on Duck Pond Drive. Via will use slides and sound effects to help participants decipher the songs of the night.

All ages are welcome, and the event, sponsored by the Virginia tech Museum of Natural History, is free and open to the public. Parking is available behind Price and Wallace halls and in the Duckpond overflow lot.

The rain date is Thursday, July 18.

Parking permits through mail still available

Parking registration through the mail is available until tomorrow, July 12, 1996. After this date, permits will need to be purchased in person at the Visitor Information Center located on Southgate Drive.

Parking permit prices are the same as last year. The full-year permit is $50 the semester permit is $25, and the summer permit is $12. Daily permits are available at a cost of one dollar for those who only drive to campus occasionally.

Summer Arts Festival continues

The Summer Arts Festival '96 continues with concerts on Friday evenings at 6 p.m. on Henderson Lawn, adjacent to College Avenue. Scheduled are German "Oompah" by the Sauerkraut Band (July 12); Country and American folk favorites with Pole/Trafidlo/Phillips (July 19); and a sneak preview of the upcoming community production of the musical South Pacific.

For more information about any of the events of the Summer Arts Festival call 1-5921.

CommonHealth offers weight-training program

Mike Gentry, strength and conditioning coach for Virginia Tech athletes, will lead a seminar on weight training Thursday, July 25, from noon-1 p.m. The program is free and open to men and women of all ages.

For more information, including program location, and to register, call 1-7810.