What Whee Do: Thursday, April 28 - Saturday, May 14

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Thursday, April 28:
• From 7–9 p.m. the School of Art and Design and the School of Music in the College of Fine and Performing Arts will present a collaborative event entitled “.MOV/Experiments in Sensory Design” in the UC Theater.
• A choral ensembles concert will take place from 7:30–9:30 p.m. in the Recital Hall of the Coulter Building. The concert will be directed by Mike Lancaster.
• Last Minute Productions will host David Cook featuring Secondhand Serenade in the UC Central Plaza from 8–10 p.m. This event is free and open to the public. In case of rain, the concert will take place in the Ramsey Center. For more information, contact Last Minute Productions at 828-227-7479 or on their Facebook page at www.facebook.com/lastminuteproductionsLMP.

Friday, April 29:
• An artist talk entitled “The State of Contemporary Southern Art” by J. Richard Gruber, Ph.D., former director of the Ogden Museum of Southern Art in New Orleans, Louisiana, will take place in room 130 of the Bardo Fine and Performing Arts Center from 2–3 p.m. For more information about the event, contact the Bardo Fine and Performing Arts Center at 828-227-2479.
• Come cheer on Western Carolina University’s baseball team as they face Mercer from 5–8 p.m. in Hennon Stadium. For more information, visit www.catamountsports.com or call the Ramsey Center at 828-227-7677.
• Starting at 7 p.m. Evolution Wine Kitchen will host the Foothills Brewing Tasting Session. Pay-at-the-door beer tasting with food specials and giveaways from Foothills Brewing. For more information, please call 828-631-9856.
• The eighth annual Controlled Chaos Film Festival will take place from 7–9 p.m. in the BAC Theater. Share a night filled with the best films written, directed and produced by this
year’s film and television students. Tickets are $10 cash only at the door. For more information, contact the Bardo Fine and Performing Arts Center at 828-227-2479.
• Travis Moore’s senior recital will take place from 7:30–8:30 p.m. in the Recital Hall of the Coulter Building.

Saturday, April 30:
• Western Carolina University’s baseball team will take on Mercer from 2–5 p.m. in Hennon Stadium. For more information, visit www.catamountsports.com or call the Ramsey Center at 828-227-7677.
• Contributors to the annual journal “KAKALAK” will visit City Lights Bookstore from 3–4:30 p.m. to read and talk about their work. “KAKALAK” is an annual publication featuring North and South Carolina writers and artists. For more information, call 828-586-9499 or visit www.citylightsnc. org.

Sunday, May 1:
• The Western Carolina University baseball team will continue to play against Mercer from 1–4 p.m. in Hennon Stadium. For more information, visit www.catamountsports.com or call the Ramsey Center at 828-227-7677.
• Mike Super, winner of NBC’s Phenomenon series and finalist on America’s Got Talent, will perform a magic and illusion show from 3–5 p.m. in the BAC Theater. Mike’s production is more than just illusions, it’s a journey featuring laughter, intrigue, danger, fear and wonder that will give you a whole new attitude toward magic. For more information, contact the Bardo Fine and Performing Arts Center at 828- 227-2479.

Tuesday, May 3:
• The Mountain Winds Community Band will have their spring concert from 7:30–8:30 p.m. in the BAC Theatre. This concert is free and open to the public.

Thursday, May 5:
• The Nursing Convocation will be from 6–8 p.m. in the BAC Theatre with a reception starting at 4:30 p.m.
• Family Night at the Library will take place from 6–8 p.m. at the Jackson County Public Library. The event will feature something for the whole family, including a craft and a movie. The event is free and open to the public. For more information, contact Ben Woody at 828-586-2016.
• A class entitled “Learn to Meditate!” will take place from 7–8 p.m. at The Meditation Center located at 894 East Main St. in Sylva. The class has a $10 suggested donation. For more information, contact 828-356-1105 or info@meditate-wnc.org.

Friday, May 6:
• The Department of Physical Therapy Recognition Ceremony will take place from 2:30–4:30 p.m. in the BAC Theatre.
• The graduation commencement for graduate students will take place at 7 p.m. in the Ramsey Center. Line up will begin at 6 p.m.

Saturday, May 7:
• Western Carolina University’s softball team will play against Mercer in the Catamount Softball Field from 1–5 p.m. The team will play against the same opponent on Sunday from 1–3 p.m. For more information, visit www.catamountsports.com or call the Ramsey Center at 828-227-7677.
• The graduation commencement for undergraduates from the College of Arts and Sciences, College of Education and Allied Professions, and College of Fine and Performing Arts will take place at 10 a.m. in the Ramsey Center. Line up will begin at 9 a.m.
• The graduation commencement for undergraduates from the College of Business, College of Health and Human Science, and Kimmel School will take place at 2 p.m. in the Ramsey Center. Line up will begin at 1 p.m.

Monday, May 9:
• The monthly WNC Civil War Roundtable event will take place in room 101 of the H.F.
Robinson administration building from 6:30–9 p.m. This event will be presented by Michael Block, Vice President of Friends of Cedar Mountain. The event is free and open to the public.

Friday, May 13:
• Poet and novelist Fred Chappell will visit City Lights Bookstore from 6:30–8 p.m. to read from and sign his new fantasy novel. In “A Shadow All of Light,” a young man sets off on a journey to become the apprentice of a master shadow thief. His mysterious master challenges him with difficult mental and physical tests, setting in motion adventures with con men, monsters, ingenious detection, cats and pirates. For more information, contact City Lights Bookstore at 828- 586-9499 or visit www.citylightsnc.com.

Saturday, May 14:
• WCU Baseball will take on UNCG from 5–8 p.m. in Hennon Stadium. The team will face the same opponent on Saturday from 2–5 p.m. For more information, visit www.catamountsports.com or call the Ramsey Center at 828-227-7677.
• Triple Threat’s annual musical theatre show will take place from 6–9 p.m. in the BAC Theatre. For more information, contact the Bardo Fine and Performing Arts Center at 828-227-2479.