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The University of Wisconsin — Fox Valley April 1 - 30, 2009

For general information: 832-2600 or visit http://www.uwfox.uwc.edu/
Barlow Planetarium Starline: 832-2848
Weis Earth Science Museum info: 832-2925
Bohrod Art Gallery: 832-2626
Athletic Department: 832-2643
Theatrical Information: 832-2857

All times are p.m. unless otherwise noted
All Barlow Planetarium shows require an admission fee
The Weis Earth Science Museum requires an admission fee
Theatrical performances require an admission fee


April 1, Wednesday

  • Noon – 4:00, Weis Earth Science Museum open, featuring geologic exhibits and dinosaur displays.

April 2, Thursday

  • Noon – 4:00, Weis Earth Science Museum open, featuring geologic exhibits and dinosaur displays.
  • 10:00 a.m. – 7:00, "Book Art, Prints and Paintings," exhibit by Stephanie Copoulos-Selle, UW-Waukesha professor of Art; Bohrod Gallery, free and open to the public, in conjunction with the Fox Valley Book Festival.

April 3, Friday

  • Noon – 7:00, Weis Earth Science Museum open, featuring geologic exhibits and dinosaur displays.
  • Barlow Planetarium public shows
    • 7:00, Wisconsin Skies: Mercury (astronomy show)
    • 8:00, The Beatles Laser Anthology (rock laser show)

April 4, Saturday

  • 10:00 a.m. - 5:00, Weis Earth Science Museum open, featuring geologic exhibits and dinosaur displays.
  • Noon - 4:00, "Book Art, Prints and Paintings," exhibit by Stephanie Copoulos-Selle, UW-Waukesha professor of Art; Bohrod Gallery, free and open to the public, in conjunction with the Fox Valley Book Festival.
  • Barlow Planetarium public shows
    • 1:30, The Great Space Chase (family astronomy show)
    • 2:30, That 80’s Laser Show (family laser show)
    • 3:30, The Planets (astronomy show)
    • 7:00, Wisconsin Skies: Mercury (astronomy show)
    • 8:00, Laser Pink Floyd: Welcome to the Machine (rock laser show)

April 5, Sunday

  • 1:00 - 5:00, Weis Earth Science Museum open, featuring geologic exhibits and dinosaur displays.
  • Barlow Planetarium public shows
    • 1:30, The Great Space Chase (family astronomy show)
    • 2:30, That 80’s Laser Show (family laser show)
    • 3:30, The Planets (family laser show)

April 6, Monday

  • Noon – 4:00, Weis Earth Science Museum open, featuring geologic exhibits and dinosaur displays.
  • 10:00 a.m. – 5:00, "Book Art, Prints and Paintings," exhibit by Stephanie Copoulos-Selle, UW-Waukesha professor of Art; Bohrod Gallery, free and open to the public, in conjunction with the Fox Valley Book Festival.

April 7, Tuesday

  • Noon – 4:00, Weis Earth Science Museum open, featuring geologic exhibits and dinosaur displays.
  • 10:00 a.m. – 7:00, "Book Art, Prints and Paintings," exhibit by Stephanie Copoulos-Selle, UW-Waukesha professor of Art; Bohrod Gallery, free and open to the public, in conjunction with the Fox Valley Book Festival.

April 8, Wednesday

  • Noon – 4:00, Weis Earth Science Museum open, featuring geologic exhibits and dinosaur displays.
  • 10:00 a.m. – 5:00, "Book Art, Prints and Paintings," exhibit by Stephanie Copoulos-Selle, UW-Waukesha professor of Art; Bohrod Gallery, free and open to the public, in conjunction with the Fox Valley Book Festival.
  • 9:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m., UWFox "College Preview," an opportunity for potential students to explore all that UWFox has to offer; pre-registration suggested – call 832-2620.

April 9, Thursday

  • Noon – 4:00, Weis Earth Science Museum open, featuring geologic exhibits and dinosaur displays.
  • 10:00 a.m. – 7:00, "Book Art, Prints and Paintings," exhibit by Stephanie Copoulos-Selle, UW-Waukesha professor of Art; Bohrod Gallery, free and open to the public, in conjunction with the Fox Valley Book Festival.

April 10, Friday

  • Noon – 7:00, Weis Earth Science Museum open, featuring geologic exhibits and dinosaur displays.
  • Barlow Planetarium public shows
    • 7:00, Wisconsin Skies: Mercury (astronomy show)
    • 8:00, The Beatles Laser Anthology (rock laser show)
  • 10:00 a.m. – 5:00, "Book Art, Prints and Paintings," exhibit by Stephanie Copoulos-Selle, UW-Waukesha professor of Art; Bohrod Gallery, free and open to the public, in conjunction with the Fox Valley Book Festival.

April 11, Saturday

  • 10:00 a.m. - 5:00, Weis Earth Science Museum open, featuring geologic exhibits and dinosaur displays.
  • Barlow Planetarium public shows
    • 1:30, The Great Space Chase (family astronomy show)
    • 2:30, That 80’s Laser Show (family laser show)
    • 3:30, The Planets (astronomy show)
    • 7:00, Wisconsin Skies: Mercury (astronomy show)
    • 8:00, Laser Pink Floyd: Welcome to the Machine (rock laser show)
  • Noon - 4:00, "Book Art, Prints and Paintings," exhibit by Stephanie Copoulos-Selle, UW-Waukesha professor of Art; Bohrod Gallery, free and open to the public, in conjunction with the Fox Valley Book Festival.

April 12, Sunday

  • 1:00 - 5:00, Weis Earth Science Museum open, featuring geologic exhibits and dinosaur displays.
  • Barlow Planetarium public shows
    • 1:30, The Great Space Chase (family astronomy show)
    • 2:30, That 80’s Laser Show (family laser show)
    • 3:30, The Planets (family laser show)

April 13, Monday

  • Noon – 4:00, Weis Earth Science Museum open, featuring geologic exhibits and dinosaur displays.
  • 10:00 a.m. – 5:00, "Book Art, Prints and Paintings," exhibit by Stephanie Copoulos-Selle, UW-Waukesha professor of Art; Bohrod Gallery, free and open to the public, in conjunction with the Fox Valley Book Festival.

April 14, Tuesday

  • 5:00 – 7:00, UWFox "Open House," an opportunity for potential students of all ages to explore all that UWFox has to offer; campus tours, info tables and sessions, jazz band and light snacks; info 832-2620.
  • Noon – 1:00, "A Healthy Discussion with Dr. Zorba Paster," Wisconsin Public Radio personality and practicing physician; this event is part of the Fox Cities Book Festival, and is free and open to the public in the Student Union; info at 832-2671.
  • 1:00 – 2:00, Reception for Dr. Zorba Paster, sponsored by Wisconsin Public Radio, immediately following his presentation; free and open to the public in the Student Union; info at 832-2671.
  • Noon – 4:00, Weis Earth Science Museum open, featuring geologic exhibits and dinosaur displays.
  • 10:00 a.m. – 7:00, "Book Art, Prints and Paintings," exhibit by Stephanie Copoulos-Selle, UW-Waukesha professor of Art; Bohrod Gallery, free and open to the public, in conjunction with the Fox Valley Book Festival.

April 15, Wednesday

  • Noon – 4:00, Weis Earth Science Museum open, featuring geologic exhibits and dinosaur displays.
  • 10:00 a.m. – 5:00, "Book Art, Prints and Paintings," exhibit by Stephanie Copoulos-Selle, UW-Waukesha professor of Art; Bohrod Gallery, free and open to the public, held in conjunction with the Fox Valley Book Festival.
  • Noon – 1:30, "Reading and Lecture" with noted author Michael Perry, held in conjunction with the Fox Cities Book Festival; free and open to the public; info at 832-2671.
  • 2:00 – 3:00, "Writer’s Workshop" with noted author Michael Perry, held in conjunction with the Fox Cities Book Festival; room #1346, free and open to the public; info at 832-2671.

April 16, Thursday

  • Noon – 4:00, Weis Earth Science Museum open, featuring geologic exhibits and dinosaur displays.
  • 10:00 a.m. – 7:00, "Book Art, Prints and Paintings," exhibit by Stephanie Copoulos-Selle, UW-Waukesha professor of Art; Bohrod Gallery, free and open to the public, held in conjunction with the Fox Valley Book Festival.

April 17, Friday

  • Noon – 7:00, Weis Earth Science Museum open, featuring geologic exhibits and dinosaur displays.
  • Noon – 1:00, "Reading and Lecture," by noted author C.J. Hribal, room #1346, in conjunction with the Fox Cities Book Festival; free and open to the public; info at 832-2671.
  • 5:30 – 6:30, Reception for noted author Samantha Chang, Director of the Iowan Writer’s Workshop at the University of Iowa; held in conjunction with the Fox Cities Book Festival, in the Emeritus Room; free and open to the public; info at 832-2671.
  • 7:00 – 8:30, "Lecture and Reading" by noted author Samantha Chang, in conjunction with the Fox Cities Book Festival, held in the Student Union; free and open to the public; info at 832-2671.
  • 10:00 a.m. – 5:00, "Book Art, Prints and Paintings," exhibit by Stephanie Copoulos-Selle, UW-Waukesha professor of Art; Bohrod Gallery, free and open to the public, in conjunction with the Fox Valley Book Festival.
  • Barlow Planetarium public shows
    • 7:00, Wisconsin Skies: Mercury (astronomy show)
    • 8:00, The Beatles Laser Anthology (rock laser show)

April 18, Saturday

  • 10:00 a.m. - 5:00, Weis Earth Science Museum open, featuring geologic exhibits and dinosaur displays.
  • Barlow Planetarium public shows
    • 1:30, The Great Space Chase (family astronomy show)
    • 2:30, That 80’s Laser Show (family laser show)
    • 3:30, The Planets (astronomy show)
    • 7:00, Wisconsin Skies: Mercury (astronomy show)
    • 8:00, Laser Pink Floyd: Welcome to the Machine (rock laser show)
  • Noon - 4:00, "Book Art, Prints and Paintings," exhibit by Stephanie Copoulos-Selle, UW-Waukesha professor of Art; Bohrod Gallery, free and open to the public, in conjunction with the Fox Valley Book Festival.

April 19, Sunday

  • 1:00 - 5:00, Weis Earth Science Museum open, featuring geologic exhibits and dinosaur displays.
  • Barlow Planetarium public shows
    • 1:30, The Great Space Chase (family astronomy show)
    • 2:30, That 80’s Laser Show (family laser show)
    • 3:30, The Planets (family laser show)

April 20, Monday

  • Noon – 4:00, Weis Earth Science Museum open, featuring geologic exhibits and dinosaur displays.
  • 10:00 a.m. – 5:00, "Book Art, Prints and Paintings," exhibit by Stephanie Copoulos-Selle, UW-Waukesha professor of Art; Bohrod Gallery, free and open to the public, in conjunction with the Fox Valley Book Festival.
  • Noon – 1:00, UWFox Scholars Series, "Reconnecting with the Earth: Healthy Farms, Healthy Foods, and Healthy Connections," presented by Dr. John Ikerd, professor Emeritus, University of Missouri; room #1229, free and open to the public.

April 21, Tuesday

  • Noon – 4:00, Weis Earth Science Museum open, featuring geologic exhibits and dinosaur displays.
  • 10:00 a.m. – 7:00, "Book Art, Prints and Paintings," exhibit by Stephanie Copoulos-Selle, UW-Waukesha professor of Art; Bohrod Gallery, free and open to the public, in conjunction with the Fox Valley Book Festival.

April 22, Wednesday

  • Noon – 4:00, Weis Earth Science Museum open, featuring geologic exhibits and dinosaur displays.
  • 10:00 a.m. – 5:00, "Book Art, Prints and Paintings," exhibit by Stephanie Copoulos-Selle, UW-Waukesha professor of Art; Bohrod Gallery, free and open to the public, in conjunction with the Fox Valley Book Festival.

April 23, Thursday

  • 10:00 a.m. – 7:00, "Book Art, Prints and Paintings," exhibit by Stephanie Copoulos-Selle, UW-Waukesha professor of Art; Bohrod Gallery, free and open to the public, in conjunction with the Fox Valley Book Festival.

April 24, Friday

  • Noon – 7:00, Weis Earth Science Museum open, featuring geologic exhibits and dinosaur displays.
  • 10:00 a.m. – 5:00, "Book Art, Prints and Paintings," exhibit by Stephanie Copoulos-Selle, UW-Waukesha professor of Art; Bohrod Gallery, free and open to the public, in conjunction with the Fox Valley Book Festival.
  • Barlow Planetarium public shows
    • 7:00, Wisconsin Skies: Mercury (astronomy show)
    • 8:00, The Beatles Laser Anthology (rock laser show)

April 25, Saturday

  • 10:00 a.m. - 5:00, Weis Earth Science Museum open, featuring geologic exhibits and dinosaur displays.
  • Barlow Planetarium public shows
    • 1:30, The Great Space Chase (family astronomy show)
    • 2:30, That 80’s Laser Show (family laser show)
    • 3:30, The Planets (astronomy show)
    • 7:00, Wisconsin Skies: Mercury (astronomy show)
    • 8:00, Laser Pink Floyd: Welcome to the Machine (rock laser show)
  • Noon - 4:00, "Book Art, Prints and Paintings," exhibit by Stephanie Copoulos-Selle, UW-Waukesha professor of Art; Bohrod Gallery, free and open to the public, in conjunction with the Fox Valley Book Festival.

April 26, Sunday

  • 1:00 - 5:00, Weis Earth Science Museum open, featuring geologic exhibits and dinosaur displays.
  • Barlow Planetarium public shows
    • 1:30, The Great Space Chase (family astronomy show)
    • 2:30, That 80’s Laser Show (family laser show)
    • 3:30, The Planets (family laser show)

April 27, Monday

  • Noon – 4:00, Weis Earth Science Museum open, featuring geologic exhibits and dinosaur displays.
  • 10:00 a.m. – 5:00, "Book Art, Prints and Paintings," exhibit by Stephanie Copoulos-Selle, UW-Waukesha professor of Art; Bohrod Gallery, free and open to the public, in conjunction with the Fox Valley Book Festival.

April 28, Tuesday

  • Noon – 4:00, Weis Earth Science Museum open, featuring geologic exhibits and dinosaur displays.
  • 10:00 a.m. – 7:00, "Book Art, Prints and Paintings," exhibit by Stephanie Copoulos-Selle, UW-Waukesha professor of Art; Bohrod Gallery, free and open to the public, in conjunction with the Fox Valley Book Festival.

April 29, Wednesday

  • Noon – 4:00, Weis Earth Science Museum open, featuring geologic exhibits and dinosaur displays.
  • 10:00 a.m. – 5:00, "Book Art, Prints and Paintings," exhibit by Stephanie Copoulos-Selle, UW-Waukesha professor of Art; Bohrod Gallery, free and open to the public, in conjunction with the Fox Valley Book Festival.

April 30, Thursday

  • Noon – 4:00, Weis Earth Science Museum open, featuring geologic exhibits and dinosaur displays.
  • 10:00 a.m. – 7:00, "Book Art, Prints and Paintings," exhibit by Stephanie Copoulos-Selle, UW-Waukesha professor of Art; Bohrod Gallery, free and open to the public, in conjunction with the Fox Valley Book Festival.

Posted 03/30/2009