The Punch Brothers will be in Finney Chapel at 8pm this Thursday, the 28th. They have shared their virtuosic bluegrass with Oberlin since 2013 in their role as the inaugural artists in the conservatory’s American Roots Residency program. This will be their first appearance in the Artist Recital Series, and their first campus gig since mandolinist, Chris Thile, became host of public radio’s “A Prairie Home Companion.”
Admission is $35, $30 for seniors, $10 for students
This Friday, the 29th, there will be a Potluck Supper & Roundtable Discussion at 6:00 PM in the Peace Community Church (44 E. Lorain Street). Eli Kirshner, OC ’20, will present “Tools for Having Vulnerable Conversations.” Over a shared meal, there will be small group discussions about what kinds of hard conversations we want to see happen during the year. The event hopes to equip participants with guidelines for engaging in uncomfortable community conversations. For more information, call 440-774-3031. All are invited. Bring some food to share if you can. Handicapped access and parking are located behind the church.
Saturday, September 30th, the OC Folk Club and WOBC again present “Folks Playing Together” with four outstanding folk bands and songs in between. 7:00 PM in the Cat in the Cream Coffeehouse.
The Oberlin Heritage Center will be doing Docent Training on Saturday October 7th at 9:00 AM. Learn to present an engaging 75-minute tour through the Heritage Center’s three historic buildings while sharing stories of the community and college in its first century, from the 1833 founding through the turn of the 20th century. Register by September 30 by calling 440-774-1700 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Back to the Future at the Appolo
Wednesday 20 Sep 2017
Self Publishing 7:00 PM in the Oberlin Public Library
Thursday 21 Sep 2017
Oberlin Chamber Orchestra 8:00 PM in the Finney Chapel
and Energy Efficiency 8:00 PM in the Oberlin Public Library
Friday 22 Sep 2017
Contemporary Music Ensemble 8:00 PM in the Warner Concert Hall
and Contra Dance 8:00 PM in the Hales Gym
Saturday 23 Sep 2017
Oberlin Heritage Center presents Fiesta en la Biblioteca 3:00 PM in the Oberlin Public Library
and Oberlin Orchestra 8:00 PM in the Finney Chapel
Sunday 24 Sep 2017
English Country Dance 7:15 PM in the Kendal Auditorium