Category Archives: Events

Friends of the Wesleyan Library Book Sale


Friends of the Wesleyan Library invite you to also befriend the Wesleyan Library by buying books:

About 2500 mostly literature books for sale. First floor, Olin Library. Follow the signs from the lobby to the sale area.

Date: May 4, 2013
Time: Right now until 4:00 p.m.
Place: Olin Library
Cost: $1 or $2 per book

CFA Releases MiddletownRemix Flashmob Lesson Video, Will Hold Rehersal on Sunday

The CFA is organizing the MiddletownRemix Festival, an event to celebrate the city’s acoustic identity, and feature four world premieres of works commissioned for the festival, three live DJ sets, two art/sound installations, a laptop orchestra, food trucks, and gallery walk. The event will happen on the afternoon of May 11th, and a major part of the festivities is a flashmob dance to a song by DJ Arun Ranganathan and choreographed by Kelsey Siegel ’13, for which the CFA just released the video so people can learn it!

To help spread the work, Kelsey will be holding a flashmob dance rehearsal this Sunday at 3PM behind Fayerweather Hall. Come learn it so you can take part in the main part of the festival! And if you can’t make it to the rehearsal, you can learn the dance thanks to the video. For more information on the event, click here.

What: Flashmob dance rehearsal with Kelsey Siegel
When: Sunday, May 5th, 3PM
Where: behind Fayerweather

Essence of She

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Opraha Miles ’14 has a proposition for all you strong people out there:

Strong Women…
May we know them…
May we be them…
May we raise them…

Saturday, May 4, 2pm. Exley Lobby.

An afternoon of poetry, dance, song and amazing talent. Featuring
performances by the amazing Women of Color and our allies.

Hosted by ISIS: Women of Color Dance Troupe

Date: Saturday, May 4th, 2013.
Time: 2 PM
Place: Exley Lobby
Cost: Free!

Workday at Long Lane Farm

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Cat Walsh ’16 writes in:

Hello, you!

Now that the weather is getting nicer and the soil remediation process is coming to a close, I’ll bet there are an awful lot of you with spring fever for some casual farming. Well, you, farmer, are in luck! Some exciting things are happening this week at the farm, and we want you to be a part of them.

So, you are hereby invited to our Saturday workday (it’s great! you should come! bring all your friends, pets, mommas and poppas, visiting siblings, pre-frosh, roommates, ex lovers!) out at Long Lane Farm. Come play in the sun n dirt with us!!

Date: Saturday, May 4
Time: 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Place: Long Lane Farm
Cost: Free
Contact person: cmwalsh@wes, and/or the farming listserv (farming(at)lyris.wesleyan.edu)