Upcoming events at Linfield College

Pioneer Hall, Linfield CollegeUpcoming events in April at Linfield College.

FRIDAY, APRIL 3

THEATRE: Hand2Mouth, an interactive Portland theatre company, will present two free performances of “PEP TALK” Friday, April 3, at 7 and 9 p.m. in Marshall Theatre in Ford Hall at Linfield College. The Linfield performances are sponsored by the Lacroute Arts Series at Linfield, the Department of Theatre and Communication Arts, and the Department of Health, Human Performance and Athletics. The performances are free, seating is limited and is first-come, first-served. The doors will open 30 minutes before show time. For more information, call 503-883-2802. The Marshall Theatre is fully accessible.

GOOD FRIDAY: A Good Friday worship service will be held Friday, April 3, at noon in Jonasson Hall, lower level of Melrose Hall, at Linfield College. The service is open to the public and sponsored by the Linfield Chaplain’s Office. For more information, call 503-883-2259.

SUNDAY, APRIL 5

EASTER: An Easter morning worship service will be held Sunday, April 5, at 8 a.m. in the Oak Grove at Linfield College. In case of rain, meet in Jonasson Hall, lower level of Melrose Hall. The service is open to the public and sponsored by the Linfield Chaplain’s Office. For more information, call 503-883-2259.

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 8

PHILOSOPHY LECTURE: A philosophy panel focusing on the philosophy of science will be held on Wednesday, April 8, at 7 p.m. in the Richard and Lucille Ice Auditorium in Melrose Hall at Linfield College. Panelists will include Jonathan Kaplan, associate professor of philosophy at Oregon State University; Massimo Pigliucci, professor of philosophy at City College of New York; and Leonard Finkelman, assistant professor of philosophy at Linfield. The lectures are sponsored by the Program for Liberal Arts and Community Engagement (PLACE). The panel is free and open to the public. For more information, contact Finkelman at 503-883-2760 or dinosaurphilosophy@linfield.edu.

FRIDAY, APRIL 10

CHOIR CLINIC AND CONCERT: The Linfield College Concert Choir will host the fifth annual Choir Clinic for Yamhill County elementary and middle school students, grades 3-8, Friday, April 10, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. in the Vivian A. Bull Music Center at Linfield. A public concert for students to showcase what they have learned will be held at 4:30 p.m. in the Richard and Lucille Ice Auditorium in Melrose Hall. Clinic fee is $25 and includes lunch and snacks. Registration deadline is Tuesday, April 7. For more information, contact the music department at 503-883-2275, ssander@linfield.edu, or Professor Anna Song at 503-883-2406.

TUESDAY, APRIL 14

BAND CONCERT: The Linfield College Concert Band will present a spring concert on Tuesday, April 14, at 7:30 p.m. in the Richard and Lucille Ice Auditorium in Melrose Hall at Linfield. The concert is free and open to the public. For more information, call 503-883-2275 or visit linfield.edu/arts.

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 15

FACULTY LECTURE: Jim Diamond, professor of chemistry, will present “Stratospheric Ozone Depleting HCFC 142b, Ten Years Later: Global Warming Consequences, Alternatives and What’s to Come,” on Wednesday, April 15, at 7 p.m. in 201 Riley Hall at Linfield College. The event is sponsored by Academic Affairs at Linfield and is free and open to the public. For more information, call 503-883-2409.

THURSDAY, APRIL 16

CANCELLED. AUTHOR: Peter Heller, New York Times bestselling author, will discuss his exploration of real and imaginary worlds as a writer on Thursday, April 16, at 7:30 p.m. in the Austin Reading room of the Jereld R. Nicholson Library at Linfield. The lecture is free and sponsored by PLACE. For more information, contact Anna Keesey at 503-883-2288 or akeesey@linfield.edu.

USAF BAND CONCERT: The Linfield College Department of Music presents The U.S. Air Force: Golden West Winds Quintet on Thursday, April 16, at 4 p.m. in Delkin Recital Hall in the Vivian A. Bull Music Center at Linfield. The Golden West Winds is part of the United States Air Force Band of the Golden West from Travis Air Force Base in California. The event is free and open to the public. For more information, call 503-883-2275 or visit linfield.edu/arts.

TUESDAY, APRIL 22

AUTHOR READING: Linda Bierds, professor of creative writing at the University of Washington, will read from her latest book of poems, “Roget’s Illusion,” on Tuesday, April 22, at 7:30 p.m. in the Austin Reading room of the Jereld R. Nicholson Library at Linfield College. The event, part of the Readings at the Nick series, is free and open to the public. It is sponsored by the Linfield Nicholson Library and the Linfield English Department. For more information, contact Susan Barnes Whyte at 503-883-2517, swhyte@linfield.edu.

SATURDAY, APRIL 25

WINE WORKSHOP: Linfield College will present “Wine 101,” a workshop covering basic wine knowledge, on Saturday, April 25, from 1:30-5 p.m. in 201 Riley Hall. Cost is $125 and space is limited. To reserve or for more information, contact Ellen Brittan at ebrittan@linfield.edu or 503-883-2218.

SENIOR RECITAL: Soprano Jaimie McDonald will present a senior recital on Saturday, April 25, at 4 p.m. in the Richard and Lucille Ice Auditorium in Melrose Hall at Linfield College. The event is free and open to the public. For more information, call 503-883-2275 or visit linfield.edu/arts.

MONDAY, APRIL 27

FILM SCREENING: Historian and filmmaker Lawrence Cotton will present a screening of his film, “Frederick Law Olmsted: Designing America,” on Monday, April 27, at 7 p.m. in the Richard and Lucille Ice Auditorium in Melrose Hall at Linfield. The film originally premiered June 20 on PBS. The event is free and open to the public. For more information, call 503-883-2362, jilunda@linfield.edu.

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 29

ANTHROPLOGY LECTURE: Agustin Fuentes, physical anthropologist from the University of Notre Dame, will present “What race is, and what it is not: how do we know and why does it matter,” at 7 p.m. in the Richard and Lucille Ice Auditorium in Melrose Hall. For more information, contact Hillary Crane at 503-883-2286, hcrane@linfield.edu.

THURSDAY, APRIL 30

ANTHROPLOGY LECTURE: Agustin Fuentes, physical anthropologist from the University of Notre Dame, will present “War, peace and human nature(s): what do we know and how do we know it,” at 4:30 p.m. in Jonasson Hall, lower level of Melrose Hall. For more information, contact Hillary Crane at 503-883-2286, hcrane@linfield.edu.