June Happenings 2014

JUNE 5-7 — Suds! The Rocking 60's Music Soap Opera

CSU’s Department of Theatre presents, Suds! The Rocking 60's Music Soap Opera, at the Riverside Theatre Complex, 6 West 10th Street. Show times are 7:30 p.m. Suds! is the story of a young woman, and her guardian angels, who come to teach her about finding true love in, of all places, a laundromat. Adult tickets $20, $15 for seniors and active military and $12 children age 12 and under. For more information visit www.columbusstate.edu/theatre.

 

JUNE 6 — Faculty Horn Recital

CSU’s Schwob School of Music, host for this year’s Atlanta Horn Clinic's Summer Symposium, kicks off the event with a faculty horn recital at 8 p.m. Friday, June 6 in RiverCenter’s Legacy Hall. CSU horn professor Anna Dodd and Richard Deane, from the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra, will present an evening of horn music, joined by pianist Susan Hoskins. The recital will include works by Brahms, Ketting, Schuller, Hindemith and Wilder.  Free. For more information, call 706-649-7225 or go to http://ColumbusState.edu/music.

 

JUNE 8 — Atlanta Horn Clinic Solo Competition Finals

CSU’s Schwob School of Music, host for this year’s Atlanta Horn Clinic's Summer Symposium, will hold the Solo Finals at 8 p.m. Sunday, June 8 in RiverCenter’s Legacy Hall. A select handful of high school and college horn players will collaborate with Susan Hoskins on piano as they compete for prizes in the Atlanta Horn Clinic's annual Solo Competition. Free. For more information, call 706-649-7225 or go to http://ColumbusState.edu/music.

 

JUNE 9 — Atlanta Horn Clinic Closing Performances

CSU’s Schwob School of Music will host the closing performances of the Atlanta Horn Clinic's Summer Symposium at 5 p.m. Monday, June 9 in RiverCenter’s Legacy Hall. The event will include performances by AHC Solo Competition winners, as well as participant horn quartets and horn choirs. Free. For more information, call 706-649-7225 or go to http://ColumbusState.edu/music.

 

JUNE 9-13 — Space Extravaganza Summer Camp

Columbus State’s Coca-Cola Space Science Center will hold its Space Extravaganza Summer Camp from Monday-Friday, June 9-13 at the center, 701 Front Ave. Camp is from 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. each day. Campers will have a packed week exploring robotics, rocketry, Challenger missions, gaming, comics, astronomy and sci-fi movie-making. For ages 8-12. Fee: $205. Camp registration is underway. Registration can be done online at www.Activ8er.com, or at CSU's Elizabeth Bradley Turner Center at 4225 University Ave. For more information, call 706-649-1477.

 

JUNE 10 — Hove Solo Recital

CSU’s Schwob School of Music will host a solo recital by Carolyn Hove, an English horn performer, at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, June 10 in RiverCenter’s Legacy Hall. Hove, a member of the Los Angeles Philharmonic since 1988, will be joined by faculty artists Tatiana Muzanova (piano) and Susan Tomkiewicz (oboe). This recital kicks-off the school’s ninth annual English Horn master classes with Carolyn Hove. Master classes will run June 10-14. Free. For more information, call 706-649-7225 or go to http://ColumbusState.edu/music.

 

JUNE 11 — Radical Reptiles

Columbus State’s Oxbow Meadows Environmental Learning Center will host Radical Reptiles from 10-11 a.m. and 1:30-2:30 p.m. Wednesday, June 11 at the center, 3535 South Lumpkin Road. This activity, recommended for ages 6-up, gives participants an up-close look at Oxbow's resident reptiles, including snakes, alligators and turtles. Fee: $5 per person. There is no charge for infants. Pre-registration is required by Monday, June 9. For more information, contact Jan Kent at forrestkent_janet@ColumbusState.edu or call 706-507-8550.

 

JUNE 12-14 — Dora the Explorer Live: Dora’s Pirate Adventure

CSU’s Department of Theatre presents, Dora the Explorer Live: Dora’s Pirate Adventure, at the Riverside Theatre Complex, 6 West 10th Street. Show times are 10 a.m. Dora is embarking on a new live musical adventure around Australia along with her best buddy Boots the monkey, and the rest of their friends on a pirate adventure. They'll need the help of their young fans to get past the Dancing Mountain, the Silly Singing Bridge and more, to catch up to the Pirate Piggies; and remember to watch out for Swiper the fox. Adult tickets $10, $8 for seniors and active military and $5 children age 12 and under. For more information visit www.columbusstate.edu/theatre.

 

JUNE 12-14 — The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee

CSU’s Department of Theatre presents, The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee, at the Riverside Theatre Complex, 6 West 10th Street. Show times are 7:30 p.m. Follow six awkward adolescents through their and hilarious spelling championship quest, as they navigate the tournament's pressures, the eccentric competitors find a new sense of belonging.  Along the way, they learn there is more to life than winning a trophy. Adult tickets $20, $15 for seniors and active military and $12 children age 12 and under. For more information visit www.columbusstate.edu/theatre.

 

JUNE 13 — Radical Reptiles

Columbus State’s Oxbow Meadows Environmental Learning Center will host Radical Reptiles from 10-11 a.m. and 1:30-2:30 p.m. Friday, June 13 at the center, 3535 South Lumpkin Road. This activity, recommended for ages 6-up, gives participants an up-close look at Oxbow's resident reptiles, including snakes, alligators and turtles. Fee: $5 per person. There is no charge for infants. Pre-registration is required by Wednesday, June 11. For more information, contact Jan Kent at forrestkent_janet@ColumbusState.edu or call 706-507-8550.

 

JUNE 14 — English Horn Mastersclasses Finale

CSU’s Schwob School of Music closes out its ninth annual English Horn master classes with a workshop participants recital at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, June 14 in RiverCenter’s Legacy Hall. Performers will be joined by the Schwob School of Music’s collaborative pianists, Susan Hoskins and Tatiana Muzanova. Free. For more information, call 706-649-7225 or go to http://ColumbusState.edu/music.

 

JUNE 15 — Suds! The Rocking 60's Music Soap Opera

CSU’s Department of Theatre presents, Suds! The Rocking 60's Music Soap Opera, at the Riverside Theatre Complex, 6 West 10th Street. Show time is 2 p.m. Suds! is the story of a young woman, and her guardian angels, who come to teach her about finding true love in, of all places, a laundromat.  Adult tickets $20, $15 for seniors and active military and $12 children age 12 and under. For more information visit www.columbusstate.edu/theatre.

 

JUNE 16-20 — Rocket Boosters Camp

Columbus State’s Coca-Cola Space Science Center will hold its Rocket Boosters Summer Camp from Monday-Friday, June 16-20 at the center, 701 Front Ave. Camp times are from 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. each day. Campers will be engaged in space-related activities as they explore robotics, launch rockets, fly jet simulators, watch planetarium shows, complete Challenger missions and create their own aliens. For ages 5-7. Fee: $205. Register online at www.Activ8er.com or at CSU's Elizabeth Bradley Turner Center at 4225 University Ave. For more information, call 706-649-1477.

 

JUNE 17-21 — Dora the Explorer Live: Dora’s Pirate Adventure

CSU’s Department of Theatre presents, Dora the Explorer Live: Dora’s Pirate Adventure, at the Riverside Theatre Complex, 6 West 10th Street. Show time are 10 a.m. Dora is embarking on a new live musical adventure around Australia along with her best buddy Boots the monkey, and the rest of their friends on a pirate adventure. They'll need the help of their young fans to get past the Dancing Mountain, the Silly Singing Bridge and more, to catch up to the Pirate Piggies; and remember to watch out for Swiper the fox. Adult tickets $10, $8 for seniors and active military and $5 children age 12 and under. For more information visit www.columbusstate.edu/theatre.

 

JUNE 18 — Radical Reptiles

Columbus State’s Oxbow Meadows Environmental Learning Center will host Radical Reptiles from 10-11 a.m. and 1:30-2:30 p.m. Wednesday, June 18 at the center, 3535 South Lumpkin Road. This activity, recommended for ages 6-up, gives participants an up-close look at Oxbow's resident reptiles, including snakes, alligators and turtles. Fee: $5 per person. There is no charge for infants. Pre-registration is required by Monday, June 16. For more information, contact Jan Kent at forrestkent_janet@ColumbusState.edu or call 706-507-8550.

 

JUNE 19 — Suds! The Rocking 60's Music Soap Opera

CSU’s Department of Theatre presents, Suds! The Rocking 60's Music Soap Opera, at the Riverside Theatre Complex, 6 West 10th Street. Show time is 7:30 p.m. Suds! is the story of a young woman, and her guardian angels, who come to teach her about finding true love in, of all places, a laundromat.  Adult tickets $20, $15 for seniors and active military and $12 children age 12 and under. For more information visit www.columbusstate.edu/theatre.

 

JUNE 20 — Radical Reptiles

Columbus State’s Oxbow Meadows Environmental Learning Center will host Radical Reptiles from 10-11 a.m. and 1:30-2:30 p.m. Friday, June 20 at the center, 3535 South Lumpkin Road. This activity, recommended for ages 6-up, gives participants an up-close look at Oxbow's resident reptiles, including snakes, alligators and turtles. Fee: $5 per person. There is no charge for infants. Pre-registration is required by Wednesday, June 18. For more information, contact Jan Kent at forrestkent_janet@ColumbusState.edu or call 706-507-8550.

 

JUNE 20-21 — The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee

CSU’s Department of Theatre presents, The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee, at the Riverside Theatre Complex, 6 West 10th Street. Show times are 7:30 p.m. Follow six awkward adolescents through their and hilarious spelling championship quest, as they navigate the tournament's pressures, the eccentric competitors find a new sense of belonging.  Along the way, they learn there is more to life than winning a trophy. Adult tickets $20, $15 for seniors and active military and $12 children age 12 and under. For more information visit www.columbusstate.edu/theatre.

 

JUNE 22 — The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee

CSU’s Department of Theatre presents, The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee, at the Riverside Theatre Complex, 6 West 10th Street. Show times are 7:30 p.m. Follow six awkward adolescents through their and hilarious spelling championship quest, as they navigate the tournament's pressures, the eccentric competitors find a new sense of belonging.  Along the way, they learn there is more to life than winning a trophy. Adult tickets $20, $15 for seniors and active military and $12 children age 12 and under. For more information visit www.columbusstate.edu/theatre.

 

JUNE 23-27 — So You Want to Be An Astronaut Camp

Columbus State’s Coca-Cola Space Science Center will hold its So You Want to Be An Astronaut Summer Camp from Monday-Friday, June 23-2727 at the center, 701 Front Ave. Camp times are from 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. each day. Designed to prepare America’s next generation of astronauts, this camp takes participants through an intense experience of exploring robotics, flying Challenger missions and fighter jet simulators, designing aliens, mastering telescopes, gaming, building and launching different types of rockets, and more. For ages 8-10. Fee: $205. Register online at www.Activ8er.com or at CSU's Elizabeth Bradley Turner Center at 4225 University Ave. For more information, call 706-649-1477.

 

JUNE 24-28 — Dora the Explorer Live: Dora’s Pirate Adventure

CSU’s Department of Theatre presents, Dora the Explorer Live: Dora’s Pirate Adventure, at the Riverside Theatre Complex, 6 West 10th Street. Show time are 10 a.m. Dora is embarking on a new live musical adventure around Australia along with her best buddy Boots the monkey, and the rest of their friends on a pirate adventure. They'll need the help of their young fans to get past the Dancing Mountain, the Silly Singing Bridge and more, to catch up to the Pirate Piggies; and remember to watch out for Swiper the fox. Adult tickets $10, $8 for seniors and active military and $5 children age 12 and under. For more information visit www.columbusstate.edu/theatre.

 

JUNE 25 — Radical Reptiles

Columbus State’s Oxbow Meadows Environmental Learning Center will host Radical Reptiles from 10-11 a.m. and 1:30-2:30 p.m. Wednesday, June 25 at the center, 3535 South Lumpkin Road. This activity, recommended for ages 6-up, gives participants an up-close look at Oxbow's resident reptiles, including snakes, alligators and turtles. Fee: $5 per person. There is no charge for infants. Pre-registration is required by Monday, June 23. For more information, contact Jan Kent at forrestkent_janet@ColumbusState.edu or call 706-507-8550.

 

JUNE 26 — Suds! The Rocking 60's Music Soap Opera

CSU’s Department of Theatre presents, Suds! The Rocking 60's Music Soap Opera, at the Riverside Theatre Complex, 6 West 10th Street. Show time is 7:30 p.m. Suds! is the story of a young woman, and her guardian angels, who come to teach her about finding true love in, of all places, a laundromat.  Adult tickets $20, $15 for seniors and active military and $12 children age 12 and under. For more information visit www.columbusstate.edu/theatre.

 

JUNE 27 — Radical Reptiles

Columbus State’s Oxbow Meadows Environmental Learning Center will host Radical Reptiles from 10-11 a.m. and 1:30-2:30 p.m. Friday, June 27 at the center, 3535 South Lumpkin Road. This activity, recommended for ages 6-up, gives participants an up-close look at Oxbow's resident reptiles, including snakes, alligators and turtles. Fee: $5 per person. There is no charge for infants. Pre-registration is required by Wednesday, June 25. For more information, contact Jan Kent at forrestkent_janet@ColumbusState.edu or call 706-507-8550.

 

JUNE 27-28 — The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee

CSU’s Department of Theatre presents, The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee, at the Riverside Theatre Complex, 6 West 10th Street. Show times are 7:30 p.m. Follow six awkward adolescents through their and hilarious spelling championship quest, as they navigate the tournament's pressures, the eccentric competitors find a new sense of belonging.  Along the way, they learn there is more to life than winning a trophy. Adult tickets $20, $15 for seniors and active military and $12 children age 12 and under. For more information visit www.columbusstate.edu/theatre.

 

JUNE 29 — Dora the Explorer Live: Dora’s Pirate Adventure

CSU’s Department of Theatre presents, Dora the Explorer Live: Dora’s Pirate Adventure, at the Riverside Theatre Complex, 6 West 10th Street. Show time are 2 p.m. Dora is embarking on a new live musical adventure around Australia along with her best buddy Boots the monkey, and the rest of their friends on a pirate adventure. They'll need the help of their young fans to get past the Dancing Mountain, the Silly Singing Bridge and more, to catch up to the Pirate Piggies; and remember to watch out for Swiper the fox. Adult tickets $10, $8 for seniors and active military and $5 children age 12 and under. For more information visit www.columbusstate.edu/theatre.

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