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2013–2014 Cultural and Community Events


 The 2014 Baccalaureate Service will be held at 5:00 p.m., Friday, May 16 

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2013–2014

HUNTINGDON COLLEGE
CULTURAL AND COMMUNITY EVENTS

Jump to: Fall 2013 / Spring 2014 

Events listed in chronological order. For other dates and events see: Academic Calendar; Athletics Schedule; College Calendar 

Fall 2013

BIG RED WEEKEND, Friday-Saturday, August 23–24, all-campus

 PRESIDENTIAL CONVOCATION, Wednesday, August 28, 11:45 a.m., Ligon Chapel, Flowers Hall  

 Homecoming 2012 QueenHOMECOMING and FAMILY WEEKEND, Friday-Sunday,September 27–29; Homecoming Schedule 

HOST DAYSaturday, September 28, 8:30 a.m.–noon; hosted by the Office of Admission, Host Days provide time for prospective students and families to tour the campus, talk with students, eat in the dining hall, meet the faculty and staff, and learn about financial aid and scholarships.  Free for prospective students and their families. Visitors may stay for the Homecoming football game, which begins at noon. For reservations, contact the Office of Admission at (334) 833-4497 or admiss@huntingdon.edu. 

Homecoming/Family Weekend CHORAL CONCERT, Sunday, September 29, 3:00 p.m., Ligon Chapel; free and open to the public  

HARALD ROHLIG ORGAN RECITAL SERIES presents DR. JAMES CONELY, "Wider—plus," Thursday, October 3, 7:30 p.m., Ligon Chapel, Flowers Hall; free and open to the public; Dr. Conely is a member of the American Guild of Organists; read more 

MARCHING SCARLET & GREY MARCHING INVITATIONAL, Saturday, October 5: More information    

HUNTINGDON FACULTY RECITAL SERIES presents DENNIS HERRICK, TRUMPET, and VADIM SEREBRYANY, PIANO, Thursday, October 24, 7:30 p.m., Ligon Chapel, Flowers Hall; free and open to the public 

EVENT CHANGE:  HUNTINGDON DRAMA CLUB presents "VAMPYRE," Thursday, October 24, 7:00 p.m., and Saturday, October 26, 7:00 p.m., Leo J. Drum Jr. Theater (Cloverdale Campus); Thursday's dress rehearsal performance is open to members of the College community and is free; tickets for Saturday's performance, open to all, are $5 at the door. This is a drama; viewer discretion, especially for younger audiences, is advised.  More information.    

HUNTINGDON MARCHING HONOR BAND, Saturday, October 26. 

HALLOWEEN ORGAN RECITAL, various artists from the American Guild of Organists, Thursday, October 31, 7:30 p.m., Ligon Chapel, Flowers Hall, free and open to the public 

CONCERT CANCELED:  HUNTINGDON COMMUNITY CONCERT SERIES presents MATTHEW COCHRAN, GUITAR, Friday, November 1

HUNTINGDON COMMUNITY CONCERT SERIES presents RICHARD WANGLER, TROMBONE, Thursday, November 7, 7:30 p.m., Ligon Chapel, Flowers Hall; free and open to the public 

HOST DAY, Saturday, November 9, 8:30 a.m.–noon; November visitors may stay as guests of the College for the Huntingdon Hawks football game at the conclusion of the Host Day Program.  Sponsored by the Office of Admission, Host Days provide time for prospective students and families to tour the campus, talk with students, eat in the dining hall, meet the faculty and staff, and learn about financial aid and scholarships.  Free for prospective students and their families.  For reservations, contact the Office of Admission at (334) 833-4497 or admiss@huntingdon.edu.   

SENIOR RECITAL, MATT MURRAY, GUITAR, Thursday, November 14, 7:30 p.m., Smith Music Building Recital Hall; free and open to the public

 CONCERT CANCELED: CONCERTO NIGHT, Wednesday, November 20

SENIOR RECITAL, MARY GASSON, VOICE, Thursday, November 21, 7:30 p.m., Smith Music Building Recital Hall, Huntingdon College; free and open to the public

 SLC 2011 HUNTINGDON COLLEGE CHRISTMAS CELEBRATION, Thursday, December 5:
    6:30 p.m. Arrival of St. Nicholas 

    6:45 p.m. Caroling and Lighting of the Trees 

    7:00 p.m. A Service of Lessons and Carols, Ligon Chapel   

 NEW INFORMATION/Change of venue:HUNTINGDON HARMONY HOLIDAY HAPPENING, Friday, December 6, shows at 5:30 and 7:30 p.m., Smith Music Building's Delchamps Recital Hall

JINGLE BELL RUN/WALK FOR ARTHRITIS, Saturday, December 7: this annual event, sponsored by and benefiting the Arthritis Foundation, starts and ends on campus near Massey Beach.  For more information, contact the Arthritis Foundation.

Spring 2014

MARTIN LUTHER KING JR. CONVOCATION, Wednesday, January 22, 7:00 p.m., Ligon Chapel, Flowers Hall.

CONCERT CANCELED:  HUNTINGDON COMMUNITY CONCERT SERIES CONCERTO NIGHT, Thursday, January 30 

TIME CHANGE: HUNTINGDON COMMUNITY CONCERT SERIES presents MATTHEW HOCH, Baritone, Thursday, February 13, 7:30 p.m., Ligon Chapel, Flowers Hall.  Read more. 

BLACK HISTORY MONTH ART EXHIBIT and RECEPTION: THE ART OF DR. ART BACON, Thursday, February 20, 7:00–9:00 p.m., Seay Twins Art Gallery; free and open to the public; presented by the Huntingdon College Black Student Union and the Student Government Association. Dr. Bacon will speak about his work at 7:15 p.m.

 HOST DAY, Saturday, March 1, 8:30 a.m.–noon; sponsored by the Office of Admission, Host Days provide time for prospective students and families to tour the campus, talk with students, eat in the dining hall, meet the faculty and staff, and learn about financial aid and scholarships.  Free for prospective students and their families.  For reservations, contact the Office of Admission at (334) 833-4497 or admiss@huntingdon.edu.   

NEW EVENT:  HUNTINGDON COMMUNITY CONCERT SERIES CONCERTO NIGHT, Sunday, March 2, 7:30 p.m., Ligon Chapel, Flowers Hall; featured performers include Vadim Serebryany, piano, and members of the Montgomery Symphony Orchestra; free and open to the public  

 ***ELIZABETH BELCHER CHEEK PIANO CONCERT SERIES presents THOMAS PANDOLFI, "Into the Night with Gershwin,"  Tuesday, March 4, 7:30 p.m., Ligon Chapel, Flowers Hall***DATE CHANGE     

 TIME CHANGE: VANN VOCAL INSTITUTE CELEBRITY RECITAL, Thursday, March 13, 7:30 p.m., featuring performances by Metropolitan and/or Chicago opera greats David Cangelosi, Marco Panuccio, Carter Scott, Christopher Feigum, Bettie Buccheri, Dale Williams, and Patricia Risley, Ligon Chapel, Flowers Hall; offered in partnership with the Montgomery Symphony Orchestra.  Read more.  

VannVANN VOCAL INSTITUTE, Friday–Saturday, March 14–15, Ligon Chapel, Flowers Hall, and Smith Music Building's Delchamps Recital Hall.  This special event, offered in partnership with the Montgomery Symphony Orchestra, brings young singers from high schools and colleges across Alabama to Huntingdon for master class training and a recital (see below) as the program concludes. Master classes are open to the public.  

ALABAMA SPECIAL OLYMPICS Championship Basketball Tournament, Friday, March 14, 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. in Catherine Dixon Roland Arena (Roland Student Center) and James W. Wilson Gymnasium (Will and Kelly Wilson Community and Athletic Center, Cloverdale Campus); free and open to the public, eight teams competing

VANN VOCAL INSTITUTE EMERGING ARTISTS RECITAL, Saturday, March 15, 5:00 p.m., Ligon Chapel, Flowers Hall; free and open to the public; performers are those selected after completion of the VVI Master Class

THE MISS HUNTINGDON PAGEANT, Saturday, March 15, 7:00 p.m., Leo J. Drum Jr. Theater; free and open to the public

 POSTPONED: SENIOR VOCAL RECITAL: JONATHAN JOSEPH, Tuesday, March 18

CHANGE OF VENUE: SENIOR VOCAL RECITAL: TAYLOR CLAIRE BEAN, Thursday, March 20, 7:30 p.m., Ligon Chapel, Flowers Hall; free and open to the public

HUNTINGDON SYMPHONIC HONOR BAND, Friday-Saturday, April 4–5; more information.

 CHANGE OF VENUE:HUNTINGDON WINDS SPRING CONCERT, Friday, April 4, 7:00 p.m., Roland Arena, Roland Student Center; free and open to the public.   

NEW EVENT: KEVIN MANDERVILLE FACULTY RECITAL, classical guitar, Thursday, April 10, 7:30 p.m., Smith Music Building's Delchamps Recital Hall; free and open to the public

ALABAMA SCIENCE OLYMPIAD, Saturday, April 12, all day; state-wide science competitions for middle school and high school students with closing ceremonies/awards at approximately 4:45 p.m., Roland Student Center   

HUNTINGDON COMMUNITY CONCERT SERIES presents VADIM SEREBRYANY, piano, Tuesday, April 15, 7:00 p.m., Ligon Chapel, Flowers Hall

HUNTINGDON SPRING CHORAL CONCERT, Tuesday, April 22, 7:00 p.m., Ligon Chapel, Flowers Hall     

TIME CHANGE: HUNTINGDON POPS presents Pops on the GreenPOPS ON THE GREEN, Tuesday, April 29, 7:00 p.m., Top Stage, The Green; a concert by 35-member Huntingdon Pops community band 

BACCALAUREATE, Friday, May 16, 5:00 p.m., Ligon Chapel, Flowers Hall

2014 COMMENCEMENT EXERCISES, Saturday, May 17, The Green 

  • TRADITIONAL DAY PROGRAM:  9:00 a.m. 
  • ADULT DEGREE COMPLETION PROGRAM (ADCP/SBPS):  6:00 p.m. 

This list is current as of April 17, 2014, but is subject to change. To verify an event or to be placed on an e-mail mailing list for Cultural Events, contact Su Ofe in the Office of Communications at ofe@huntingdon.edu or (334) 833-4515.  

 

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