Datebook: An Idiosyncratic Calendar
Wednesday, April 10
Is the world too much with you? Moravian Theological Seminary is holding a Quiet Day (9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.) to explore different modes of prayer: walking the labyrinth, icons, music, art, journals, self-created personal rituals. Short informational sessions: 9:00 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. To sign up: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Friday, April 12
The Chamber Music Society of Bethlehem presents the Miro Quartet, playing Grieg, Haydn (the Frog quartet, with the famous ribbit motif), and Shostakovich (the great String Quartet No. 8). 8:00 p.m., Foy Hall. $20, $18 seniors, $7 students. 610 435-7611.
The first all-campus coffeehouse features Crimson, a contemporary Christian band from Temple University. 8:00-10:00 p.m., Bahnson Center. Ext. 1583.
Tuesday, April 16
Psychiatrist Sandra Bloom, past president of the International Society for the Study of Traumatic Stress, will speak on Transforming Violence: Toward the Evolution of Peaceful Societiessomething we all can wish for. 8:00 p.m., Prosser Auditorium, HUB. Ext. 1390.
Wednesday, April 17
Thursday, April 18
Eileen T. OGrady, from the Center for Health Policy, Research & Ethics, College of Nursing and Health Science, George Mason University, Fairfax, Va., delivers the eighth Priscilla Payne Hurd Nursing Lecturetwice. She will discuss Embracing Change: Improving Health Care Quality at 5:00 p.m. April 17 in the HUBs UBC Room and at 10:00 a.m. April 18 in Laros Auditorium, Doctors Pavilion, St. Lukes Hospital, 701 Ostrum St., Bethlehem. Information: Tina Skinner, 610 954-3441; Janet Sipple, email@example.com.
Sunday, April 21
One of them might be the next Mozart. (Or not.) Moravians student composers open their portfolios at 4:00 p.m. in Peter Hall. Melissa Spangenberg 03, who wrote a beautiful canticle, The True Light, for the 2001 Christmas Vespers, is represented by Tehillim (psalms) for voice and a sarabande for piano. Ext. 1650.
Monday, April 22
The Counseling Center presents Kenneth John, director of psychological services at Franklin and Marshall College, to discuss changes in the mental health of college students over the past 35 years. 10:30-11:45 a.m., Snyder Room, HUB. For an article to read prior to the discussion: Annette Chopin Lare, Ext.1510.
Robert Taub heads into the home stretch in the cycle of Beethovens 32 piano sonatas, which hes been presenting over four seasons. This program features Opp. 26 and 109. 8:00 p.m., Foy Hall. Theres a pre-concert talk at 7:15 p.m. Afterward hell sign copies of his new book, Playing the Beethoven Piano Sonatas, which you can buy on site or at the Moravian Book Shop. $15. Ext. 1650 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Cancellation: Moravian College Theater Companys production of Stephen Vincent Benéts Stories of America (scheduled for April 18-21) has been cancelled.