CSU Public Events This Week

Oct. 23, 25 - Visiting Artist Reception and Lecture Columbus State University's Department of Art presents a reception for Alastair Clark of Scotland's Edinburgh Printmakers, 7-8:30 p.m. Tuesday, (10/23) in the Fine Arts Hall Gallery. Clark will give a lecture at 12:30 p..m. Thursday, (10/25) - also in the Fine Arts Hall Gallery. Both events are free and open to the public, and part of a gallery exhibition by the Edinburgh Printmakers which runs through (10/26). Gallery hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays through Fridays. For more information, contact CSU's Department of Art at (706) 568-2047.

Oct. 25 - CSU Targets Prospective Engineering Students Columbus State University's Engineering Advisory Committee will host 'Engineering Night,' an informational program for regional high school students interested in studying engineering in higher education. The event will run 7-8:30 p.m. Thursday, (10/25) at CSU's Coca-Cola Space Science Center located at 700 Front Ave., Columbus. Information will highlight the University System of Georgia Board of Regents Engineering Transfer Program. Representatives will be on hand from CSU's College of Science, Columbus Technical College, Georgia Tech, and Southern Polytechnic State University. For more information, call (706) 568-2075.

Oct. 25 - CSU Concert: University Chorale Columbus State University's Schwob School of Music presents the University Chorale, in concert, 7:30 p.m. Thursday, (10/25) in Legacy Hall at the RiverCenter for the Performing Arts located at 900 Broadway, Columbus. Conductor Michael Mercades and the chorale will perform selections from Mozart, Shaw-Parker and others. For ticket information, visit www.tickets.com or call 888-332-5200.

Oct. 26, 28 - CSU Jazz Band will present their 1,000th and 1,001st shows during weekend performances at RiverCenter. The Columbus State University Jazz Band, with conductor Paul Vander Gheynst, will perform traditional and big band selections in concert, 7 p.m. Friday, (10/26) and at 3 p.m. Sunday (10/28). Both concerts will be held in Legacy Hall of the RiverCenter for the Performing Arts at 900 Broadway, Columbus. For ticket information, call 888-332-5200; visit local Piggly Wiggly stores or Camelot Music in the Peachtree Mall, or go online to www.tickets.com.

Oct. 27 - CSU stages a 'Carnival of Music' at RiverCenter Columbus State University's Schwob School of Music, Patrons of Music and Rankin Arts Center present a 'Carnival of Music' at 3 p.m. Saturday, (10/27) at the RiverCenter for the Performing Arts at 900 Broadway, Columbus. The event will feature musical performances and interactive demonstrations of musical instruments, dance and movement. The program is designed for an audience of all ages. Admission is free of charge. For more information, call the Schwob School of Music at (706) 649-7226.