Chronicles of Narnia Presentation
December 1, 2005 in the MSU Union Parlors from 7:30 to 9:30 PM
A presentation on filmmaking with a Q & A session and an extended trailer of the movie.
For more information contact Maria Kretowicz at kretozi1@msu.edu
AIDS Awareness
December 1, 2005 at Magdalena’s Tea House, 2006 E. Michigan Ave, from 6:00 to 7:30 PM
Presented by YOU Service Corps and Lansing Area AIDS Network
For more information please contact (517) 487-1822
MSU Marks World AIDS Day
December 1, 2005 at MSU Kresge Art Museum from 10:00 AM to 8:00 PM
A reminder that the AIDS pandemic is not over.
For more information please contact (517) 353-9834
Cork and Canvas
December 1, 2005 at the Lansing Art Gallery, 113 S. Washington Square, from 5:00 to 7:00 PM
Wine tasting benefit for the Lansing Art Gallery.
Tickets are $25.
For more information please contact (517) 374-6400.
Holidays in Old Town
December 2, 2005 at Grand River Ave. and Turner Street at 6:00 PM
Light the Old Town holiday tree and sing carols.
For more information please contact (517) 485-4283
Salsa Night
December 2, 2005 in the MSU International Center from 9:00 PM to 1:00 AM
Free dance lessons from 9:00 to 10:00 pm and a live DJ all night.
For more information please visit www.uabevents.com
Michigan Women’s Historical Center Annual Holiday Open House
December 3, 2005 at the Michigan Women’s Historical Center, 213 W. Main Street, from 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Victorian holiday cheer with stories and singers.
For more information please contact (517) 484-1880
Seasons of Light
December 3, 2005 at Abrams Planetarium at 8:00 PM
Light show which showcases holiday customs.
$3 adults, $2.50 students and senior citizens, $2 children
For more information please contact Mary Gowans at gowansma@pa.msu.edu
Holiday Arts and Craft Show
December 3 and 4, 2005 in the MSU Union from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Handmade holiday gifts from over 200 vendors.
For more information please visit www.uabevents.com
Christmas in the Village
December 4, 2005 in the Meridian Historical Village, 5151 Marsh Road, from 2:00 to 5:00 PM
Tour six historic buildings, watch the community tree lighting. This year’s theme is “Toys of Christmas Past.”
For more information please contact (517) 347-7300
Chamber Music Recital
December 5, 2005 in Hart Recital Hall at 6:00 PM
Sponsored by the MSU School of Music
Family Research Initiative Speaker Series
December 6, 2005 in The Kellogg Center, Room 101, from 10:00 to 11:30 AM
“Being Together and Working Apart: Dual-Career Families and the Work-Life Balance” presented by Barbara Schneider, Michigan State University.
For more information please contact Jan Bokemeier at families@msu.edu
Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender Faculty, Staff and Graduate Student Association Holiday Party
December 8, 2005 from 5:30 to 7:30 PM
For more information and directions to the location please visit www.msu.edu/user/glfsa
MSU’s Home for the Holidays
December 9, 2005 in the Wharton Center Great Hall at 8:00 PM
Over 400 of Michigan’s most talented musicians, including many from the MSU School of Music.
Tickets are $12-25, $15 for students
For more information please visit www.whartoncenter.com
Thirteenth Annual Woodlands Indian Art Market
December 9,10, and 11, 2005 at the Nokomis Learning Center, 5153 Marsh Road, from 12:00 to 6:00 PM
Native artists from Michigan showcase their work.
For more information please cal (517)- 349-5777 or e-mail info@nokomis.org.
Michigan Winter Classic Beef Show
December 10, 2005 at the Pavilion for Agriculture and Livestock Education at 9:00 AM
Beef cattle show.
For more information please contact Matt or Tara Miller at (517) 543-4535
Junie B. Jones
December 11, 2005 in the Wharton Center Pasant Theater at 1:30 and 4:30 PM
A musical based on the books by Barbara Park.
Tickets are $7
For more information please visit www.whartoncenter.com
Project Green Ice Skating
December 14, 2005 at Munn Ice Arena from 10:30 to 11:30 AM
Project Green will be sponsoring a field trip for the students of Willow Elementary.
For more information contact Allison Cherrette at (517)-432-0830 or visit www.bus.msu.edu/learcenter
Why Jihad Went Global
January 11, 2006 in the Kellogg Center Auditorium at 7:30 PM
A lecture by Professor Fawaz A. Gerges.
For more information contact Mohammed Ayoob at 517-353-3583 or ayoob@msu.edu
Vegas Fever!
January 13, 2006 on the Second Floor of the MSU Union from 8:00 PM to 1:00 AM
Gaming, prizes & live Vegas-style entertainment. Blackjack, slots, roulette, poker & more.
For more information please visit www.uabevents.com
2006 International Competition of Collegiate A Cappella
January 14, 2006 at the Wharton Center’s Pasant Theater from 8:00 PM to 11:00 PM
Featuring MSU’s Ladies First, Accafellas, and a cappela groups from Grand Valley, Eastern Michigan, Northwestern, and Alma College.
Tickets are $7 for students, $10 for adults.
For more information please visit www.varsityvocals.com/icca
Showtyme @ MSU
January 14, 2006 at the MSU International Center from 8:00 PM- Midnight
FREE – MSU’s version of “Showtime at the Apollo”. All student performers, singers, comics, juggler, mime & more! $1,750 in cash prizes to the winners! In partnership with the MLK, Jr. Student Activities Planning Committee.
Jazz: Spirituals, Prayer & Protest Concert
January 15, 2006 at the Pasant Theater at the Wharton Center at 3:00 PM and 7:00 PM
A special tribute to Rosa Parks. Admission is free, but tickets are required. Tickets are available at the Wharton Center Ticket Office. For more information please call (517) 432-2000.
Activism Today: Talking Across the Generations
January 16, 2006 in the Illinois Room of the MSU Union from 10:30 AM to 12:30 PM
A panel discussion with young student activists and older community activists discussing the ongoing challenges of activism today.
For more information please contact the Peace and Justice Studies Specialization, the Department of Anthropology, and Students for Peace and Justice.
Into the Streets Martin Luther King Jr. Day Service Event
January 16, 2006 from 9:00 AM to 2:30 PM
An opportunity to volunteer in the Lansing community with MSU’s community service organization, Into The Streets. Registration is 9:00 AM in N-130 Business College.
40 Years Later: From Voting to Activism…What Are Your Rights
January 16, 2006 in the MSU Union from 8:15 AM to 4:30 PM
The second annual student-led conference and resource fair hosted by the MLK Jr., Student Activities Planning Committee. It features keynote speaker Dr. Bill E. Lawson, Professor of Philosophy at the University of Memphis. Registration is required.
Commemorative Celebration Community Dinner
January 16, 2006 in the Akers Hall Dining Room from 4:30 to 6:30 PM
Dinner is free for MSU community members with a valid MSU ID. Registration at www.diversity.msu.edu is required.
Commemorative March to the Rock
January 16, 2006 beginning at Beaumont Tower at 4:40 PM
Members of the MSU and Greater Lansing communities join together for the traditional march.
“The Impact of Martin Luther King Jr.: Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow”
January 17, 2006 at the International Center rooms 303-305 from 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
A lunchtime program focusing on the impact of Dr. King’s life and work. Will feature guest speakers and music from the MSU Jazz studies students.
For more information contact Debra L. Peterson at peter181@msu.edu or (517) 355-2350.
Hoops for a Dream: 3-on-3 Basketball
January 20 and 21, 2006 at IM Sports West Gyms
To register please visit www.diversity.msu.edu
Harlem Globetrotters
January 24,2006 at the Breslin Center at 7:00 PM
The famous Harlem Globetrotters play against the New York Nationals.
Tickets are $17.50 and higher.
For more information contact Lyndsey Burchardt at burchar2@msu.edu or (517)432-1989.
Wynton Marsalis and the Lincoln Center Jazz Orchestra
January 25, 2006 at the MSU Auditorium at 7:30 PM
Tickets are $40 and $30; $15 for students.
For more information visit www.whartoncenter.com.

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