September 8, 2011 Leave a comment
Sept. 9-11: The Lexington Roots and Heritage Festival will take place on Elm Tree Lane. This event will celebrate Lexington’s African-American cultural history. Kicking off with a parade and continuing through the weekend with an African marketplace, children’s programs and live entertainment, it looks to be a great experience.Sept. 11: The fall convocation will take place at 7 p.m. in Haggin Auditorium. This year’s speaker will be Harriet Washington, the author of “Medical Apartheid.” This book is about the medical experimentation on and exploitation of African-Americans — an eye-opening topic that should provide a fascinating lecture.
Sept. 12: Auditions for the upcoming theater season will be held in Little Theater from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. If you’re interested in any roles during the season, you need to make it to this audition! Contact Sully White at email@example.com for more information.
Sept. 13: In case you skipped the article on it, the TangleTown Trio will perform at 7:30 p.m. in Carrick Theater. The concert is free and open to the public. This group is passionate about making art music accessible to the average listener, so this concert promises to be a unique musical experience.
Sept. 14: The Student Involvement Fair will take place at 4:30 p.m., presumably in Back Circle. Don’t miss this great opportunity to be exposed to a plethora of Transy’s extracurricular organizations!