CSU Happenings for September 2014

SEPTEMBER 1 – Labor Day: No Classes
The campus will be closed in observance of the Labor Day holiday.

SEPTEMBER 4 – Click, Clack, Moo: Cows That Type
Columbus State’s Theatre Department will perform James E. Grote’s adaptation of Doreen Cronin’s children’s book entitled “Click, Clack, Moo: Cows That Type” at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, September 4 in the Riverside Theatre Complex. Brenda May Ito directs this musical based on the children's book. Adult tickets are $17. Children (ages 12 and under), seniors (60 and over), and active duty military are $15. CSU students will receive one free ticket and CSU faculty and staff will receive two free tickets. Tickets may be purchased or picked up the day of the show and during regular box office hours (Monday-Friday 11a.m-5p.m.). For more information, call 706-507-8400 or the box office at 706-507-8444 or visit http://theatre.columbusstate.edu/.

SEPTEMBER 4 – Faculty Recital
Columbus State’s Schwob School of Music presents a night of chamber music at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, September 4 in the RiverCenter’s Legacy Hall. The concert features famed clarinetist Lisa Oberlander and Schwob School of Music faculty Boris Abramov (violin), Anna Doss (horn), Tatiana Muzanova (piano), and Paul Vaillancourt (percussion). Works include pieces by Béla Bartók, Louis Karchin, and Carl Reinecke. Admission is free. For more information, call 706-649-7225 or visit http://ColumbusState.edu/music

SEPTEMBER 5 – NCAA Soccer
Columbus State’s women's soccer team plays Mount Olive at 7:30 p.m. Friday, September 5 at Walden Soccer Complex in the CSU Collegiate Invitational. Admission is free. For more information, call 706-568-2204 or visit http://www.csucougars.com.

SEPTEMBER 5 – Click, Clack, Moo: Cows That Type
Columbus State’s Theatre Department will perform James E Grote’s adaptation of Doreen Cronin’s children’s book entitled “Click, Clack, Moo: Cows That Type” at 7:30 p.m. Friday, September 5 in the Riverside Theatre Complex. Brenda May Ito directs this musical based on the children's book. Adult tickets are $17. Children (ages 12 and under), seniors (60 and over), and active duty military are $15. CSU students will receive one free ticket and CSU faculty and staff will receive two free tickets. Tickets may be purchased or picked up the day of the show and during regular box office hours (Monday-Friday 11a.m-5p.m.). For more information, call 706-507-8400 or the box office at 706-507-8444 or visit http://theatre.columbusstate.edu/.

SEPTEMBER 6- Trumpet Recital
Columbus State’s Schwob School of Music hosts a trumpet recital at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, September 6 in RiverCenter’s Legacy Hall. The concert features guest artist, Keith Johnson. For more information, call 706-649-7225 or visit http://ColumbusState.edu/music.

SEPTEMBER 6- Oxbow’s Meadows Grandparents Day
Columbus State’s Oxbow Meadows invites all grandparents and grandchildren to a special day dedicated to these special family members on Saturday, September 6 at 1 p.m. in Oxbow Meadows Environmental Learning Center. Activities will include a live reptile show, story time, arts and crafts, scavenger hunts, "grand" games, and a free movie. Admission is $3 per grandchild and free for grandparents. For more information, call 706-507-8550 or visit http://oxbow.columbusstate.edu/GrandparentsDay.php

SEPTEMBER 6 – Click, Clack, Moo: Cows That Type
Columbus State’s Theatre Department will perform James E Grote’s adaptation of Doreen Cronin’s children’s book entitled “Click, Clack, Moo: Cows That Type” at 10 a.m. and 7:30 p.m. Friday, September 6 in the Riverside Theatre Complex. Brenda May Ito directs this musical based on the children's book. Adult tickets are $17. Children (ages 12 and under), seniors (60 and over), and active duty military are $15. CSU students will receive one free ticket and CSU faculty and staff will receive two free tickets. Tickets may be purchased or picked up the day of the show and during regular box office hours (Monday-Friday 11a.m-5p.m.). For more information, call 706-507-8400 or the box office at 706-507-8444 or visit http://theatre.columbusstate.edu/.

SEPTEMBER 7 – NCAA Soccer
Columbus State’s women's soccer team plays West Florida at 4 p.m. Sunday, September 7 at Walden Soccer Complex in the CSU Collegiate Invitational. Admission is free. For more information, call 706-568-2204 or visit http://www.csucougars.com.

SEPTEMBER 7 – Click, Clack, Moo: Cows That Type
Columbus State’s Theatre Department will perform James E Grote’s adaptation of Doreen Cronin’s children’s book entitled “Click, Clack, Moo: Cows That Type” at 2 p.m. Sunday, September 7 in the Riverside Theatre Complex. Brenda May Ito directs this musical based on the children's book. Adult tickets are $17. Children (ages 12 and under), seniors (60 and over), and active duty military are $15. CSU students will receive one free ticket and CSU faculty and staff will receive two free tickets. Tickets may be purchased or picked up the day of the show and during regular box office hours (Monday-Friday 11a.m-5p.m.). For more information, call 706-507-8400 or the box office at 706-507-8444 or visit http://theatre.columbusstate.edu/.

SEPTEMBER 8- Jazz Recital
Columbus State’s Schwob School of Music presents an evening of jazz at 7:30p.m. Monday, September 8 in RiverCenter’s Studio Theatre. Schwob School of Music’s Jazz professor, Kevin Whalen will lead the concert including the compositions of Duke Ellington and Billy Strayhorn. Faculty colleagues Amy Griffiths, Ben Weatherford, Jacqueline Pickett, and Paul Vaillancourt will join him. Admission is free. For more information, call 706-649-7225 or visit http://ColumbusState.edu/music.

SEPTMEBER 9 – Yamaha Disklavier Recital
Columbus State’s Schwob School of Music presents an inaugural concert and demonstration of the capabilities of the Yamaha Disklavier at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, September 9 in the RiverCenter’s Legacy Hall. The concert features Alexander Kobrin, the L. Rexford Whiddon Distinguished Chair in Piano and his students. Admission is free. For more information, call 706-649-7225 or visit http://ColumbusState.edu/music

SEPTEMBER 9 – NCAA Volleyball
Columbus State’s volleyball squad plays its first game of the year against Valdosta State at 7 p.m. Tuesday, September 9 at Lumpkin Center. Admission is $5 per person or $3 for ages 12 and younger, and free for CSU students, faculty and staff with ID. For more information, call 706-568-2204 or visit http://www.csucougars.com/sports/wvball/index.

SEPTEMBER 12 – NCAA Volleyball
Columbus State’s volleyball squad plays Mars Hill at 7 p.m. Friday, September 12 at Lumpkin Center. Admission is $5 per person or $3 for ages 12 and younger, and free for CSU students, faculty and staff with ID. For more information, call 706-568-2204 or visit http://www.csucougars.com/sports/wvball/index.

SEPTEMBER 13 – NCAA Volleyball
Columbus State’s volleyball squad plays Pfeiffer at 12:30 p.m. Saturday, September 13 at Lumpkin Center. Admission is $5 per person or $3 for ages 12 and younger, and free for CSU students, faculty and staff with ID. For more information, call 706-568-2204 or visit http://www.csucougars.com/sports/wvball/index.

SEPTEMBER 13 – Astronomy Night
CSU’s Coca-Cola Space Science Center offers Astronomy Night starting with planetarium time at 8 p.m., followed by observing time at 9 p.m. using a wide array of telescopes at the center. Admission is free. For more information, call 706-649-1477 or visit http://www.ccssc.org/main.html.

SEPTEMBER 13 – NCAA Volleyball
Columbus State’s volleyball squad plays Lenoir-Rhyne at 4:30 p.m. Saturday, September 13 at Lumpkin Center. Admission is $5 per person or $3 for ages 12 and younger, and free for CSU students, faculty and staff with ID. For more information, call 706-568-2204 or visit http://www.csucougars.com/sports/wvball/index.

SEPTEMBER 14 – The Jack and JoRhee Pezold Division of Keyboard Studies Celebratory Concert
Columbus State’s Schwob School of Music hosts a celebratory concert at 7:30 p.m. Sunday, September 14 in the RiverCenter’s Legacy Hall. The concert commemorates CSU’s gift from Jack and JoRhee Pezold to name and endow the Schwob School’s Division of Keyboard Studies. Admission is Free. For more information, call 706-649-7225 or visit http://ColumbusState.edu/music.

SEPTEMBER 24 – NCAA Volleyball
Columbus State’s volleyball squad plays Georgia Regents at 7 p.m. Wednesday, September 24 at Lumpkin Center. Admission is $5 per person or $3 for ages 12 and younger, and free for CSU students, faculty and staff with ID. For more information, call 706-568-2204 or visit http://www.csucougars.com/sports/wvball/index.

SEPTEMBER 26 – The Laramie Project
Columbus State’s Theatre Department will perform Moises Kauffman and the Tectonic Theatre Project’s The Laramie Project at 7:30 p.m. Friday, September 26 in the Riverside Theatre Complex. The play presents a deeply complex portrait of a community's response to the murder of a young gay man and demonstrates the power of the human spirit to triumph over heartbreak and violence. Adult tickets are $17. Children (ages 12 and under), seniors (60 and over), and active duty military are $15. CSU students will receive one free ticket and CSU faculty and staff will receive two free tickets. Tickets may be purchased or picked up the day of the show and during regular box office hours (Monday-Friday 11a.m-5p.m.). For more information, call 706-507-8400 or the box office at 706-507-8444 or visit http://theatre.columbusstate.edu/.

SEPTEMBER 27 – The Laramie Project
Columbus State’s Theatre Department will perform Moises Kauffman and the Tectonic Theatre Project’s “The Laramie Project” at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, September 27 in the Riverside Theatre Complex. The play presents a deeply complex portrait of a community's response to the murder of a young gay man and demonstrates the power of the human spirit to triumph over heartbreak and violence.  Adult tickets are $17. Children (ages 12 and under), seniors (60 and over), and active duty military are $15. CSU students will receive one free ticket and CSU faculty and staff will receive two free tickets. Tickets may be purchased or picked up the day of the show and during regular box office hours (Monday-Friday 11a.m-5p.m.). For more information, call 706-507-8400 or the box office at 706-507-8444 or visit http://theatre.columbusstate.edu/.

SEPTEMBER 28 – The Laramie Project
Columbus State’s Theatre Department will perform Moises Kauffman and the Tectonic Theatre Project’s The Laramie Project at 2 p.m. Sunday, September 28 in the Riverside Theatre Complex. The play presents a deeply complex portrait of a community's response to the murder of a young gay man and demonstrates the power of the human spirit to triumph over heartbreak and violence. Adult tickets are $17. Children (ages 12 and under), seniors (60 and over), and active duty military are $15. CSU students will receive one free ticket and CSU faculty and staff will receive two free tickets. Tickets may be purchased or picked up the day of the show and during regular box office hours (Monday-Friday 11a.m-5p.m.). For more information, call 706-507-8400 or the box office at 706-507-8444 or visit http://theatre.columbusstate.edu/.

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