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Change Is In Our Hands! Workshops and Show

Come check out the Change is in Our Hands! workshops and show on Saturday:

On Saturday, May 2nd, a wonderful event will be happening at Wesleyan University. Taina Asili, Evan Greer, and Victorio Reyes will facilitate workshops in the afternoon, starting at 1pm (details below). At 7 we will have a potluck dinner and at 9 there will be a show at the WestCo Cafe with Evan Greer, Broadcast Live, Taina Asili y La Banda Rebelde and a campus band TBA.

The workshops will take place in the Woodhead Lounge in the Exley Science Center. The dinner will be outside if the weather is nice, and the show will be at the WestCo Cafe.

Please come out to learn skills, meet friends, and expand our movement. For more information, or if you are interested in tabling, please contact Jonathon Booth at jjbooth@wes.

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Date: Saturday, May 2
Time: 1-7 pm
Place: Woodhead Lounge (in Exley)

Live Music
Date: Saturday, May 2
Time: 9 pm
Place: WestCo Cafe

Descriptions of the bands and workshops after the jump:

Wesleyan Melodrama in Nic Lounge

melodramaCome see the rootin’est, tootin’est show of the year, the Wesleyan Melodrama: The Financial Follies of Foss Flats!

Who stole the gold from Endowment Mine? It’s the question on everyone’s mind. Come by the Nic Lounge this Friday and Saturday and find out the answer!

See cowboys be courageous, damsels be distressed, and Wesleyan be Wesatirized!

Two shows a night! Be there, y’all.

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Friday, May 1st, at 8pm and 10pm
Saturday, May 2nd, at 9pm and 11pm

Nic Lounge

Film Series: “Coraline”

2009. USA. Dir: Henry Selick. With Dakota Fanning, Teri Hatcher. Animated. 100 min.


From the brilliantly twisted mind of director Selick (NIGHTMARE BEFORE CHRISTMAS), comes a gorgeous new stop-motion adventure about a girl who discovers an unsettlingly tempting parallel universe in which everyone wants to replace her eyes with buttons. In the real world we call this universe Hot Topic.

Date: Tonight, May 1st
Time: 8PM
Place: Goldsmith Family Cinema, CFS
Cost: $5

Adult Bat Mitzvah Party!


Rachel Merzel ’12 sends in:

Bring your swashbuckling booty to the hockey rink this weekend to help us celebrate Jennie’s Bat Mitzvah! There will be a DJ, dancing, GIANT INFLATABLE OBSTACLE COURSE, and tons of super awesome people.

However, we still need your help to make this party happen. If you’re interested in volunteering to help make this the greatest Bat Mitzvah party ever, PLEASE sign up using the google spreadsheet.
Questions? Contact Rachel Merzel (rmerzel@wes), Rachel Santiago (rtsantiago@wes), or Bill Kaplan (wkaplan@wes).
When: Sat., May 2nd from 10:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Where: Freeman Athletic Center – Hockey Rink
Cost: FREE!!!
Please feel free to get decked out in your pirate regalia (although we certainly won’t make you walk the plank if you don’t).