LECTURE: Barry Lopez, considered one of the nations top nature writers, will present a reading Tuesday, March 2, at 7:30 p.m. in Nicholson Library at Linfield College. The lecture is free, but tickets will be required. For tickets, call College Relations, 503-883-2217, or stop by the College Relations office, 026 Melrose Hall. Because seating is limited, no more than two tickets will be distributed per person. For more information, call 503-883-2498.
THURSDAY, MARCH 4
LECTURE: William R. Ross, president of Ross and Associates Environmental Consulting, Ltd., will speak on "21st Century Environmental Challenges" Thursday, March 4, at 7:30 p.m. in Melrose Auditorium. For more information, call 503-883-2498.
MONDAY, MARCH 8
POET: Award-winning poet Rosanna Warren will present a public lecture Monday, March 8, at 7:30 p.m. in the Nicholson Library at Linfield College. Her presentation, "Lycidas: Miltons Orphic Syllable," is sponsored by the Ken and Donna Ericksen Endowed English Department Fund. It is free and open to the public. For more information, call 503-883-2583.
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 10
FACULTY LECTURE: Violeta Ramsay, associate professor of Spanish, will present a faculty lecture Wednesday, March 10, at 7:30 p.m. in 201 Riley Hall. For more information, call 503-883-2409.
THURSDAY, MARCH 11
EQUAL JUSTICE: Mary Oberst, first lady of Oregon, will speak on the "Campaign for Equal Justice" Thursday, March 11, at 7:30 p.m., in Jonasson Hall, lower level of Melrose Hall. The lecture is presented in celebration of Womens History Month and in honor of women of distinction in public affairs. For more information, call 503-883-2222.
THEATRE: "Stop Kiss," a drama by Diana Son, will be presented at the Marshall Theatre in Ford Hall. Performances will be March 11-13, 17 and 19 at 8 p.m. and March 18 at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $7 for general admission and $5 for students, Linfield faculty and staff, and seniors.
For more information, call 503-883-2292.
FRIDAY, MARCH 12
CONCERT: Linfield Chamber Orchestra Concert C Third Angle will be Friday, March 12, at 8 p.m. in Melrose Auditorium. For ticket information, call 503-883-2275.
TUESDAY, MARCH 30
TURKISH MUSIC: Turkish folk and Sufi musician Latif Bolat will present music, poetry, Sufi mystic stories and images from the ancient land of Turkey Tuesday, March 30, at 7:30 p.m. in Melrose Auditorium. One of the best-known Turkish musicians in the U.S., Bolat possesses a vast repertoire, ranging from Sufi devotional songs and Turkish folk music to classical pieces. Throughout the program, devotional poetry will be recited from 13th century Sufi poets Yunus Emre and Rumi. For more information, call 503-883-2222.