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Idaho State University coming events: September 27-October 19

Posted September 27, 2013

Calendar of Events

ISU Coming Events: September 27-October 19

The Idaho State University Office of Marketing and Communications distributes this event calendar to let the public and media know about upcoming non-athletic events at the University. This information is intended for release in print and broadcast events calendars. Various events calendars with more complete information are available online at the website www.isu.edu/calendar.

A copy of this release can also be accessed via ISU’s homepage at www.isu.edu. Information about ISU athletic events is available at www.isubengals.com. The area code for all phone numbers is 208 unless otherwise noted. The phone number for Marketing and Communications is (208) 282-3620.

Friday, September 27

Idaho State Civic Symphony: 7:30 p.m. at the Jensen Grand Concert Hall inside the Stephens Performing Arts Center. Tickets are available by visiting www.isu.edu/tickets or by calling or visiting the Stephens Center Box Office at 282-3595. Ticket prices are $32 for general public, $33 if purchasing with a credit card, $29 for faculty and staff, $29.90 if purchasing with a credit card, $17 for high school students, $17.55 if purchasing with a credit card, and ISU students are free with tickets available only on the night of the performance. For more information contact the Stephens Center Box Office at 282-3595.

Saturday, September 28

International Night: 6-9 p.m. inside the Pond Student Union Building Ballroom. Tickets are available in the Pond Student Union Building and the Rendezvous Building; Monday through Friday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Ticket prices are $7 for students, $8 for faculty and staff, and $9 for the general public. Tickets will cost $1 more at the door on the night of the event. More information at www.isu.edu/ipo/isa/night2013.shtml.

Monday, September 30

CarFit Drive-In Event for Seniors: CarFit is a free, fun educational event where trained technicians help senior drivers find their "best fit" within their vehicles. Drivers bring their own cars and receive information about how adjusting the seat, steering wheel, and other components of their cars can increase their safety and comfort while driving. Licensed drivers of any age are welcome and every driver receives a free goodie bag. A CarFit check-up takes about 20 minutes and appointments are recommended. For more information or to sign up call 282-2590.

Thursday, October 3

Homecoming Kickoff and After Hours Celebration: 6-9 p.m. Homecoming Kickoff and Pocatello Chamber Business After Hours Celebration at Pinehurst Nursery and Floral, 4101 Pole Line Road, (just off N. Yellowstone Ave) in Pocatello. There is no admission fee. Food and beverages will be available for purchase.

Humanities Café: “Aliens, Monsters, and Gender”: 6 p.m. at the Portnuef Valley Brewery located at 615 1st Ave in Pocatello. The first presentation will focus on “Shapeshifters and Androgynes” with Brian Atterbery, and the second presentation will focus on “When is a Monster still a Monster?” with Mathew Vanwinkle. Hors d’oeuvres will be provided.

Friday, October 4

ISU Symphonic Band Concert: 7:30 p.m. at the Jensen Grand Concert Hall inside the Stephens Performing Arts Center. Tickets are available by visiting www.isu.edu/tickets, calling or visiting the Stephens Center Box Office at 282-3595, or at Campus Connections inside the Pond Student Union Building. Ticket prices are $8 for general public, $6 for faculty and staff, $4 for high school students, and ISU students are free with a valid Bengal card. For more information contact the Stephens Center Box Office at 282-3595.

Free Flu Shots at College of Pharmacy Open House: 4:30-7 p.m. at the College of Pharmacy. Faculty, students and staff of the College of Pharmacy will provide free flu vaccinations to the first 100 guests who register for adult flu shots during the Pharmacy Open House. These shots are a $30 value and will be available for this price after the first 100 are given. The open house is being held in conjunction with a two-day Renovation Celebration at the College. Student organizations will also be in attendance to provide health screenings and education to the public. For more information about the ISU College of Pharmacy Open House, please call 282-3393.

Presidents’ Alumni Recognition Reception and Dinner: 6 p.m. in the Main Ballroom of the Pocatello Red Lion Hotel. Scheduled events include a reception at 6 p.m., dinner at 7 p.m. and Recognition of Alumni Award recipients at 8 p.m. Cost is $40 per person. Reservations required, please contact (800) 933-4781, (208) 282-3755 or sennrory@isu.edu.

Saturday, October 5

ISU Homecoming Parade: 9:30 a.m.-noon through downtown Pocatello. The parade will start at First Avenue and Center Street and ending at Holt Arena parking lot.

Tuesday, October 8

Graduate Programs and Health Professions Fair: 10:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. in the Pond Student Union Building Ballroom. Don’t miss this opportunity to connect with schools and employers in health care professions, ISU graduate programs, law schools, and other graduate schools. This event is free and is open to students and the public. If you want to gain more knowledge on a certain program or school or if you are an undergraduate looking to expand your network and discover opportunities for your future, you are encouraged to attend. Refreshments will be provided and there will be a giveaway for a tablet.

Wednesday, October 9

Poetry Reading with Ben Gunsberg: 7-8:30 p.m. in the Bengal Café inside the Pond Student Union Building. The public is invited to attend a poetry reading featuring Ben Gunsberg. A pre-reception will begin at 6:30 p.m.

Friday, October 11

ISU School of Performing Arts Theatre to present: “A Philadelphia Story”: 7:30 p.m. in the Bistline Theatre at the Stephens Performing Arts Center. Tickets are $15 for adults, $14 for faculty, staff, and seniors, $10 for pre-college students, $7 for ISU students, and $10 for group rates of 10 or more people. Tickets can be purchased at the box office, the information desk inside the Pond Student Union Building, Vickers Western Store in Pocatello and Idaho Falls, or online at www.isu.edu/tickets. For more information contact the box office at 282-3595.

Saturday, October 12

High School Choral Invitational: 7 p.m. at the Jensen Grand Concert Hall inside the Stephens Performing Arts Center. Tickets are available by visiting www.isu.edu/tickets, calling or visiting the Stephens Center Box Office at 282-3595, or at Campus Connections inside the Pond Student Union Building. Ticket prices are $8 for general public, $6 for faculty and staff, $4 for high school students, and ISU students are free with a valid Bengal card. For more information contact the Stephens Center Box Office at 282-3595.

ISU School of Performing Arts Theatre to present: “A Philadelphia Story”: 7:30 p.m. in the Bistline Theatre at the Stephens Performing Arts Center. Tickets are $15 for adults, $14 for faculty, staff, and seniors, $10 for pre-college students, $7 for ISU students, and $10 for group rates of 10 or more people. Tickets can be purchased at the box office, the information desk inside the Pond Student Union Building, Vickers Western Store in Pocatello and Idaho Falls, or online at www.isu.edu/tickets. For more information contact the box office at 282-3595.

Monday, October 14

ISU School of Performing Arts Theatre to present: “A Philadelphia Story”: 7:30 p.m. in the Bistline Theatre at the Stephens Performing Arts Center. Tickets are $15 for adults, $14 for faculty, staff, and seniors, $10 for pre-college students, $7 for ISU students, and $10 for group rates of 10 or more people. Tickets can be purchased at the box office, the information desk inside the Pond Student Union Building, Vickers Western Store in Pocatello and Idaho Falls, or online at www.isu.edu/tickets. For more information contact the box office at 282-3595.

Wednesday, October 16

•  Scarecrow Auction and Chili Wars: 6-9 p.m. at Pinehurst Floral and Greenhouse located at 4101 Pole Line Rd. Don't miss the annual Pinehurst Nursery and ISU Bengal Athletic Boosters Scarecrow Auction and Chili Wars. Come see and bid on incredible scarecrow packages full of tricks and treats. The family fun will start at 6 p.m. with Chili Wars and a Silent Auction followed by the LIVE Scarecrow Auction at 7 p.m. featuring Roger Stockwell. Admission is free.

Friday, October 18

Season of Note “The Fab Four”: 7:30 p.m. in the Jensen Grand Concert Hall inside the Stephens Performing Arts Center. Ticket prices for The Fab Four are $28 for lower level and $24 for upper level seating. Tickets can be purchased over the phone at (208) 282-3595 or online at www.isu.edu/tickets. They can also be purchased at Vickers Western Stores in Pocatello or Idaho Falls and at the Pond Student Union Building. The Stephens Performing Arts Center Box Office is open one hour prior to show times. For more information on this group visit www.thefabfour.com.

•  ISU School of Performing Arts Theatre to present: “A Philadelphia Story”: 7:30 p.m. in the Bistline Theatre at the Stephens Performing Arts Center. Tickets are $15 for adults, $14 for faculty, staff, and seniors, $10 for pre-college students, $7 for ISU students, and $10 for group rates of 10 or more people. Tickets can be purchased at the box office, the information desk inside the Pond Student Union Building, Vickers Western Store in Pocatello and Idaho Falls, or online at www.isu.edu/tickets. For more information contact the box office at 282-3595.

Saturday, October 19

IMNH “Muggle Magic” Event: 11 a.m.-2 p.m. at the Idaho Museum of Natural History. Check out fun exhibits including herbology, mythical creatures, potions and more. Meet an owl in owlery and hunt for the Golden Snitch. Dress up in your best wizarding robes and join this exciting event. Cost to attend is $3 for children and free for adults. For more information visit https://imnh.isu.edu.

ISU School of Performing Arts Theatre to present: “A Philadelphia Story”: 7:30 p.m. in the Bistline Theatre at the Stephens Performing Arts Center. Tickets are $15 for adults, $14 for faculty, staff, and seniors, $10 for pre-college students, $7 for ISU students, and $10 for group rates of 10 or more people. Tickets can be purchased at the box office, the information desk inside the Pond Student Union Building, Vickers Western Store in Pocatello and Idaho Falls, or online at www.isu.edu/tickets. For more information contact the box office at 282-3595.

 

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