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Friday, September 23, 5 p.m. in Lyet Gallery

Art Exhibit Opening Reception

“Uncommon Bond”

The art of Mary B. Hochendoner, Beverlee Lehr, Mary Lundeen, Jo Margolis and Donna Curanzy-Seltzer. Show runs through Oct. 22.

Friday, November 11, 5 p.m. in Hess Gallery

Art Exhibit Opening Reception

“Claire Giblin: Paintings”

Show runs through Dec. 16.

BowersWriters House Art

Thursday, September 15, 7 p.m.

Reading

“The Songs of Hollywood”

Dr. Phil Furia reads from his latest book, “The Songs of Hollywood,” an examination of how songs were presented in flms after the advent of the “talkies.”

Monday, September 26, 8 p.m.

Reading

Jill Rosser

Poet Jill Rosser reads from her own work; part of the Guest Poets Series.

Tuesday, October 4, 7 p.m.

Public Presentation

“Writing the Story of the Tragedy: The Amish at Nickel Mines”

Don Kraybill, distinguished college professor and senior fellow in the Young Center for Anabaptist and Pietist Studies and an international expert on the Amish, will discuss his book “Forgiveness: A Legacy of the West Nickel Mines Amish School” and will offer personal insights into writing and publishing texts about the Amish.

Wednesday, October 19, 11 a.m. in Leffer Chapel and Performance Center

Public Presentation

“Becoming Yourself: What It Costs Us and How it Matters”

Poet and essayist Mark Doty will guide us through a close look at public and personal identity.

Friday, October 28, 8 p.m.

Reading

David Clewell

Poet David Clewell reads from his own works; part of the Guest Poets Series.

Events held at Bowers Writers House, unless otherwise noted. Contact: Jesse Waters at writershouse@etown.edu or 717-689-3945

www.etown.edu/centers/writershouse

Tuesday, November 1, 7 p.m.

Roundtable Discussion Woodrow Wilson Visiting Fellow

“Living the Change You Want to See”

Barbara Gottschalk, executive vice president of Seeds of Peace, which brings together young people from Israel, Palestine and other troubled

areas to live together peacefully, will lead a roundtable discussion about service organi-zation development and participation.

Tuesday, November 15, 8 p.m.

Literary Reading

“Stories from Occupied Palestine: Confict in Context”

Ellen O’Grady reads from her own works; part of the Guest Poets Series.

Wednesday, November 16, 11 a.m. in Leffer Chapel and Performance Center

Public Presentation

“Outside the Ark: An Artist’s Journey in Occupied Palestine”

Artist Ellen O’Grady possesses a unique, compassionate perspective on the people and relationships found in The Middle East. She’ll discuss her experiences there, her personal and artistic perspectives concerning life under occupation and her love for the enduring human spirit.

Wednesday, November 16, 4 p.m.

Roundtable Discussion

“Can We Talk?: The Art of Citizen Diplomacy”

Artist/activist Ellen O’Grady will lead a roundtable discussion concerning issues of diplomacy both here and abroad.

Monday, December 5, 7 p.m. in Leffer Chapel and Performance Center

Musical Performance

John Rohrkemper and Guests

Elizabethtown College faculty member Dr. John Rohrkemper

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Thursday, October 27, through Saturday, October 29, 8 p.m. Thursday, November 3, and Friday, November 4, 8 p.m. Sunday, November 6, 2 p.m. in Tempest Theatre

“Rosencrantz & Guildenstern Are Dead”

A darkly comic modern classic by Tom Stoppard tells the story of “Hamlet” from the perspective of the Tragic Dane’s sidekicks Rosencrantz and Guildenstern. Cost: $6; call 717-361-1170 or email boxoffce@etown.edu.

Friday, November 18, and Saturday, November 19, 8 p.m. in Tempest Theatre

“E-town Shorts Fest IV”

Ten-minute plays directed by students in the directing class. Cost: $4; call 717-361-1170 or email boxoffce@ etown.edu.

Friday, December 9, and Saturday, December 10, 8 p.m. in Leffer Chapel and Performance Center

Emotion Dance Performance

Doors open at 7:15 p.m. Tickets—$3 for students; $4 for general admis-sion—are available at lunchtime the week before the performance in the College’s BSC. Remaining tickets are available at the door.

Theater &Dance

Contact: Milt Friedly at

friedlmd@etown.edu or 717-361-1385

Wheatland Chorale

Elizabethtown College celebrates a new artistic partnership with

The Wheatland Chorale . The Chorale, a resident artistic orga-nization, will perform concerts in the College’s Leffer Chapel and Performance Center several times throughout the year. Visit the Elizabethtown College events webpage for concert dates.

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Free. First-come frst-served; arrive at least a half hour early to ensure seating.

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