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Ready, Set, Weekend in Davidson – March 23-25

by | Mar 23, 2018 | Bottom Left Box, News

Outdoor classes are a sure sign of spring on the Davidson campus. Professor of Physics, Larry Cain, held forth along Concord Road. (Bill Giduz photo)

Friday

How to Detox Your Bedroom: Beyond Sleep Hygiene at the Davidson Public Library
March 23 @ 2:00 pm
Davidson Branch Library – 119 South Main Street
What’s in your bedroom?  What should go and what should stay to support sleep, healing and regeneration of mind-body-spirit.  Join Cheryl Barrett, RN, MSN, NC-BC for this informative workshop. Registration required; call 704-416-4000 or go here. For adults.

Baseball vs. Fordham
March 23 @ 6:00 p.m.
Davidson College – Wilson Field
The Wildcats host A-10 rival Fordham for a three-game weekend series. The first game of series will start at 6:00 p.m. at Wilson Field on the Davidson College Campus. Games are free and open to the public.

Rumors
March 23 @ 8:00 p.m.
Knobloch Campus Center DFPH-Duke Family Performance Hall
The Davidson College Theatre Department presents Neil Simon’s comedy, Rumors. Directed by Ann Marie Costa with Scenic Design by Anita J. Tripathi. At a large townhouse in a wealthy suburb, the Deputy Mayor of New York has just shot himself. Though only a flesh wound, four couples are about to experience a severe attack of Farce. As the confusions and mis-communications mount, the evening spins off into classic farcical hilarity. Strong language; recommended for ages 16 and up. For tickets, please contact the Union Box Office.

First Date 
March 23 @ 8:00 p.m.
Armour Street Theatre – 307 Armour Street
Book by Austin Winsberg, Music & Lyrics by Alan Zachary and Michael Weiner
Recommended for mature audiences
Aaron is introduced to the world of blind dates by Casey, who has been on more than her fair share. When the two are set up by a mutual friend, will sparks fly? The night unfolds with its share of surprises in the form of imaginary visits from an ex-girlfriend, an uptight sister, the pair’s protective parents and even their future son! A hilarious musical look at contemporary dating and the unforgettable first encounter between two romantics who just might be perfect for each other. Or not.
First Date is a Special Event and is not part of the season ticket package. 

 

Saturday

Walk with A Doc
March 24 @ 9:00 a.m.
Town Green – Corner of Main St. & Concord Road
Walk With A Doc is a national program to encourage healthy regular physical activity in people of all ages, to help reverse the consequences of a sedentary lifestyle in order to improve the health and well-being of those who would participate. Walking for as little as 30 minutes a day can have enormous health benefits. Walking was recently recognized by the Surgeon General of the United States as one of the single most important things we can do for our health. A doctor will give a brief presentation on a pertinent health topic, and then lead participants on a walk, at their own pace, engaging walkers and answering questions. Healthy snacks, coffee, water, and blood pressure checks are offered free of charge. For more information or to register, call Davidson Parks and Rec at 704-892-3349 or online at http://www.townofdavidson.org/dpr

College 101: ACT Practice Exam with the Princeton Review
March 24 @ 10:00 am
Davidson Branch Library – 119 South Main Street
Kick off your ACT prep with a free redesigned 2016 ACT exam. After the test, the Princeton Review will email you a detailed performance report with personalized tips on how to improve your score.  Please follow the link to register.

Baseball vs. Fordham
March 24 @ 2:00 p.m.
Davidson College – Wilson Field
The Wildcats host A-10 rival Fordham for the second game of a 3-game series at 2:00 p.m. at Wilson Field on the Davidson College Campus. Games are free and open to the public.

Rumors
March 24 @ 8:00 p.m.
Knobloch Campus Center DFPH-Duke Family Performance Hall
The Davidson College Theatre Department presents Neil Simon’s comedy, Rumors. Directed by Ann Marie Costa with Scenic Design by Anita J. Tripathi. [See full description for Friday’s performance above.]

First Date 
March 24 @ 8:00 p.m.
Armour Street Theatre – 307 Armour Street
Book by Austin Winsberg, Music & Lyrics by Alan Zachary and Michael Weiner
Recommended for mature audiences. [See full description for Friday’s performance above.]

Sunday

Baseball vs. Fordham
March 25 @ 1:00 p.m.
Davidson College – Wilson Field
The Wildcats host A-10 rival Fordham for the final game of a three-game weekend series. The game will start at 1:00 p.m. at Wilson Field on the Davidson College Campus. Games are free and open to the public.

Rumors
March 25 @ 2:00 p.m.
Knobloch Campus Center DFPH-Duke Family Performance Hall
The Davidson College Theatre Department presents Neil Simon’s comedy, Rumors. Directed by Ann Marie Costa with Scenic Design by Anita J. Tripathi. [See full description for Friday’s performance above.]

First Date 
March 25 @ 2:00 p.m.
Armour Street Theatre – 307 Armour Street
Book by Austin Winsberg, Music & Lyrics by Alan Zachary and Michael Weiner
Recommended for mature audiences
See full description for Friday’s performance above.

Voice Studio Spring Recital
March 25 @ 3:00 p.m.
Sloan Music Center Tyler-Tallman Recital Hall
“A potpourri of wonderful singing!” Davidson voice students of Jacquelyn Culpepper, Brad Fugate, and Ilana Lubitsch take the stage in Tyler-Tallman Hall for an eclectic program from classical to Broadway. Free and open to the public.

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