Upcoming Events 11/20/13

Learn more about exams and holiday schedules, a reading by author Pat Conroy, performances, exhibitions and more.

Meredith Dance in Concert
November 22-24

Meredith Dance Theatre and the Meredith Jazz and Tap Company will perform together November 22-24 in Jones Auditorium. Each company will present works by faculty, alumnae and students.

Meredith Dance Theatre will perform Friday at 7:30 p.m.  and Saturday at 3 p.m. Meredith Jazz and Tap Company will perform Saturday at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday at 3 p.m. Sunday evening's 7:30 p.m. concert will be a gala featuring adjudicated dances from both groups. Admission is free for Meredith faculty, staff and students. Public tickets are $10 general admission, $5 students and seniors. For tickets, contact the box office at ext. 2840 or boxoffice@meredith.edu.

Senior Art Exhibition
Through December 4, (Reception November 17, 2-4 p.m.)
Frankie G. Weems Art Gallery

Graduating senior art students at Meredith College each assemble a body of work demonstrating the culmination of their studies. The exhibit features a variety of media: sculpture, ceramics, drawing, painting, fibers, digital photography and graphic design.

Thanksgiving Holiday
Noon, Wednesday November 27 through November 29

Meredith College offices will close at noon on Wednesday, November 27 through Friday, November 29.

Last Day of Classes for Fall 2013
Wednesday, December 4

Reading Day; Music Juries
Thursday, December 5

Final Exams
December 5-December 12
Final grades due at noon December 15

Winterfest Holiday Concert
Sunday, December 8 at 3 p.m. and 8 p.m.
Jones Auditorium

Pat Conroy Reading
Thursday, December 12, 7 p.m.
Jones Auditorium

The Friends of the Carlyle Campbell Library and Quail Ridge Books & Music are co-sponsoring a visit from novelist Pat Conroy, who may be the king of Southern writing. Well known for The Prince of Tides, and South of Broad, Conroy returns to Raleigh with a memoir, The Death of Santini: The Story of a Father and His Son. Most Conroy fans know his father as the inspiration for the fierce disciplinarian of The Great Santini. Here Pat Conroy recounts how his father changed in the years following the storm of The Great Santini, and how they reconciled.

Tickets required. For tickets and more information visit http://www.quailridgebooks.com/event/pat-conroy-death-santini

Christmas/New Year Holiday
Monday, December 23, 2013 through Wednesday, January 1, 2014

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