Datebook

Through April 15
Design of Dissent
Payne Gallery
Renowned graphic designer Milton Glaser and illustrator Mirko Ilic present an exhibit of socially- and politically-driven graphics.

April 10
Compost to Curriculum: Ways to "Green" Campuses
7:30 p.m., the HUB (UBC Room)
Featuring Stephen Hoog of the Alliance for Sustainable Communities of the Lehigh Valley.

April 11
Artists as Activists
Afterwords Café, Reeves Library
Fine art meets political discourse in this display of artwork by students in Moravian's Artists as Activists class . . . which will be preceded by some guerilla art of an as-yet-undisclosed nature earlier in the week.

April 12
Monte Irvin
7:00 p.m., Prosser Auditorium
Baseball star Monte Irvin, who played out his Hall of Fame career both in the Negro Leagues and with the New York Giants, has many stories to tell. He'll be joined by Lawrence D. Hogan, senior professor of history at Union County College in New Jersey and author of Shades of Glory: The Negro Leagues & the Story of African-American Baseball.

April 13
Music in Time of War, Part III
7:30 p.m., Foy Hall
Moravian College Wind Ensemble

April 14
Moravian College Big Band and Jazz Vocal
7:30 p.m., Foy Hall

April 15
Song of Survival
4:00 p.m., Peter Hall
The Moravian College Women's Chorus presents a choral piece arranged for a capella women's voices; the work was created by internees in a Japanese prison camp for women and children during World War Two. A pre-concert lecture will be offered by choir director Eduardo Azzati, with remarks by Antoinette Colijn Mayer, a survivor of the camp and a member of the original "vocal orchestra" that performed it while in captivity.

Moravian College Ensembles Concert
7:30 p.m., Foy Hall

April 16th
Green Buildings
7:30 p.m., Mellon Lecture Hall, Collier Hall of Science
With Sigi Koko, founder of Down to Earth Design, a building design and consulting group pioneering the idea of sustainable "green buildings."

April 18
Comenius Center Open House
4:00 – 7:00 p.m., PPHAC Atrium
Prospective students will be visiting to meet with program directors and advisors, tour the facilities, and find out how the Comenius Center can help them meet their educational goals.

April 19 – May 13
Moravian College Senior Show
Payne Gallery

April 20-22
Inauguration Weekend! Highlights include a parade and barbecue on Friday, the ceremony, luncheon and gala on Saturday, and Sunday's worship service. Schedule and details here.

April 20
Student Recital
7:30 p.m.,  Peter Hall
Mezzo soprano Amberly Williams presents "Folk Songs of the World…in a Classical Setting."

Chamber Music Society of Bethlehem
8:00 p.m., Foy Hall
Featuring the Claremont Trio with Ida Kavafian, viola

April 22
Carl Orff's Carmina Burana
4:00 p.m., Foy Hall
Moravian Choir

April 23
Moravian College Ensembles Concert and Jazz Combo II
7:30 p.m., Foy Hall

April 24
The Climate Project
7:30 p.m., PPHAC Room 102
Featuring Moravian College's Hilde Binford, who trained with Al Gore as part of his Climate Project initiative.

April 27
Classes end.

Moravian College Composers Concert
7:30 p.m., Peter Hall
With Erin Maher, flute

April 28
Moravian College Dessert Theatre
7:30 p.m., Peter Hall

April 30
Final exams begin.

May 5
Bach and the Italian Connection
10:30 a.m., Peter Hall
Featuring the Baltimore Consort and soprano sensation Danielle Svonavec, as part of Bethlehem's 100th annual Bach Festival. As Christopher Walken would say, "I gotta have more krummhorn!"

May 11
Baccalaureate
5:00 p.m., Central Moravian Church

May 12
Commencement
10:00 a.m., HUB quadrangle. (Graduates assemble in ARC at 9:00 a.m.) Schedule and details here.

May 18
Founder's Day: "Exploring Our Heritage: A Day on Church Street."

May 18-19
Alumni Weekend. Schedule and details here.

May 20
Moravian College Music Institute Recital
4:00 p.m., Peter Hall

June 2
7th Annual Bethlehem Guitar Festival
All day, Hurd campus.

Moravian's classical guitar program presents recitals, workshops, a guitar expo, master classes, and a concert featuring this year's guest, Gene Bertoncicni. Schedule and details here.