Upcoming Events Announced

A number of events are planned for the spring semester at William Woods University, including:

“Observations,” an exhibit by Marilynne Bradley, will feature watercolor paintings
Jan. 12 – Feb. 7, in the Mildred Cox Gallery of the Gladys Woods Kemper Center for the Arts. Gallery hours are 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday through Friday and 1-4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. Admission is free and open to the public. For more information, call (573) 592-4245.

The International Film Series presents a free showing of “Bend it Like Becklam” at 4 and 7 p.m. Feb. 4 in the Library Auditorium.

The Equestrian Studies Division presents a Saddle Seat Clinic, Feb. 7-8. Contact Gayle Lampe, (573) 592-4395.

The American Film Series presents presents a free showing of “Dracula” at 4 and 7 p.m. Feb. 11 in the Library Auditorium.

The Equestrian Studies Division presents a Judging Clinic, Feb. 14. Contact Karen Craighead, (573) 592-1102.

An exhibit by various artists—Raqib Bashorun (Sculpture), Jay Miles and Jay Matthew Karr (Paintings and Photography), will be held Feb. 16 – March 14 in the Mildred Cox Gallery of the Gladys Woods Kemper Center for the Arts. Gallery hours are 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday

through Friday and 1-4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. Admission is free and open to the public. For more information, call (573) 592-4245.

The William Woods University Theatre Department presents “The Boys Next Door” by Tom Griffin Feb. 20, 21, 27 & 28 at 8 p.m. and Feb. 22 at 2:30 p.m. in Dulany Auditorium. Admission prices: $7 Adults, $6 seniors and $5 children (children under 3 will not be admitted). For more information, contact the University Box Office at (573) 592-4267.

The International Film Series presents a free showing of “City of God” at 4 and 7 p.m. March 3 in the Library Auditorium.

The Equestrian Studies Division presents a Dressage Schooling Show and Clinic, Feb. 21-22. Contact Karen Pautz, (573) 592-4343.

The Equestrian Studies Division presents a Winter Fun Show for hunters, jumpers, saddle horses and western horses, Feb. 27-29, recognized by the Missouri Horse Shows Association and the Missouri Hunter Jumper Organization. Contact Linda McClaren, (573) 592-1101.

The Equestrian Studies Division presents the Linda Allen Course Design and Riding Clinic, March 5-7. Contact Linda McClaren, (573) 592-1101.

The American Film Series presents presents a free showing of “The Crow” at 4 and 7 p.m. March 10 in the Library Auditorium.

The President’s Concert and Lecture Series presents “Red, Hot. . .& Blue,” a nostalgic musical journey through the decades, at 7 p.m. March 10 in Cutlip Auditorium of the McNutt Campus Center. From ragtime to jazz, big band to disco and rock, the musical tour features award-winning costumes, quick-moving choreography and precise live vocal harmonies. The concert is free and open to the public.

The Equestrian Studies Division presents the Saddle Seat World Cup Tryouts, March 13. Contact Gayle Lampe, (573) 592-4395.

The Equestrian Studies Division presents the Gayle Lampe Saddle Seat Clinic, March 20-27. Contact Gayle Lampe, (573) 592-4395.

The Alumni/Senior Art Show will feature work of William Woods graduating seniors, as well as alumni Del Fox and Kitty Burr (jewelry and mixed media), April 1-May 8 in the Mildred Cox Gallery of the Gladys Woods Kemper Center for the Arts. An opening reception will be held from 4 to 6 p.m. April 1. Gallery hours are 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday through Friday and 1-4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. Admission is free and open to the public. For more information, call (573) 592-4245.

The International Film Series presents a free showing of “The Magdalene Sisters” at 4 and 7 p.m. April 7 in the Library Auditorium.

The Equestrian Studies Division presents the WWU Fun Show, April 10. Contact Jean Kraus, (573) 592-4298.

The American Film Series presents presents a free showing of “Carrie” at 4 and 7 p.m. April 14 in the Library Auditorium.

The Equestrian Studies Division presents the WWU Spring Dressage USAE/USDF Show, April 17-18. Contact Karen Pautz, (573) 592-4343.

The William Woods University Theatre Department presents “Rumors” by Neil Simon. Performances are scheduled in Cutlip Auditorium of the McNutt Campus Center for April 23, 24 and 30 and May 1 at 8 p.m. The matinee performance is scheduled for April 25 at 2:30 p.m. Admission prices: $7 Adults, $6 seniors and $5 children (children under 3 will not be admitted). For more information, contact the University Box Office at (573) 592-4267.

The President’s Concert and Lecture Series presents “Animal Communication” with full-time professional animal communicator Linda Thomas at 7 p.m. April 27 in Cutlip Auditorium of the McNutt Campus Center. Thomas uses the nonverbal language of the senses and emotions to communicate with animals. The program is free and open to the public.