University alumni invited to musical performance in Texas
1 p.m., Feb. 22, 2013--University of Delaware alumni are invited to a performance by the award-winning UD Chorale and choirs from Texas Tech University on Friday, March 15, in Plano, Texas.
The University’s Office of Alumni Relations has announced a reception and performance to be held that evening at St. Andrew United Methodist Church in Plano. An alumni reception will be held at 6 p.m., followed by a performance at 7:30.
True blue spirit
Alumni who plan to attend are asked to register for planning purposes.
The UD Chorale will be in Texas for the American Choral Directors Association national conference scheduled March 13-16 in Dallas.
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Other UD alumni activities are scheduled as follows:
Saturday, March 2, 4 p.m.: Seattle Blue Hens happy hour. Join UD graduates in Seattle at Delaware native Chef Tom Douglas' establishment, the Brave Horse Tavern, for drinks, complimentary appetizers and good times.
Tuesday, March 5, 6:30 p.m. New York City Alumni Club board meeting. Meet board representatives, network and learn how to get involved in the New York City Alumni Club.
Thursday, March 7, 6 p.m.: Kent and Sussex wine tasting, poetry. The Kent and Sussex Counties Alumni Club will hold a wine tasting and poetry reading at Nassau Valley Vineyards. Anne Colwell, a 1988 alumna, will share her poetry.
Saturday, March 9, 10 a.m.: Philadelphia’s Please Touch Museum. UD alumni and their families will gather for a fun-filled day at the Please Touch Museum in Philadelphia.
Saturday, March 9, 10 a.m.: Baltimore’s Port Discovery. UD alumni and their families will gather for a fun-filled day at the Port Discovery Children’s Museum in Baltimore. Those who attend can enjoy the interactive Wizard of Oz traveling exhibit and a private lunch in the atrium.
Saturday, March 9, 7 p.m.: Crew alumni winter party. The UD Men’s Crew Alumni Association and the Women’s Rowing Alumni will host a winter social at the historic Malta Boathouse, on iconic Boathouse Row on Kelly Drive in Philadelphia. There will be a silent auction, raffle and rowing merchandise for sale.
Sunday, March 10, 3 a.m.: UDance volunteers. UD alumni are encouraged to volunteer to support UDance, a 12-hour dance marathon and the University's largest student-run philanthropy.
Thursday, March 14, 5 p.m.: UD Day in Washington, D.C. A program and reception to showcase the University of Delaware will be held in Washington, D.C. Alumni are invited to a reception that will be held in the Kennedy Caucus Room, 325 Russell Senate Office Building.
Thursday, March 14, 5:30 p.m. Dallas happy hour. A Blue Hens happy hours will be held in Dallas, with beverages and free appetizers.
Thursday, March 14, 6 p.m. Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston. Alumni will gather for a fun and free evening at the Institute of Contemporary Art in Boston. Friends and family are welcome.
Friday, March 15, 6 p.m.: Pittsburgh happy hour. The Pittsburgh Alumni Club will gather for happy hour, with non-alumni guests welcome.
Saturday, March 16, 8:45 a.m.: Saturday Symposium “Celebrating Shakespeare.” Alumni and friends will gather for a celebration of William Shakespeare, with lectures and a tour at the Morris Library and a performance of Hamlet by UD’s Resident Ensemble Players.
Saturday, March 16, 9 a.m.: Breakfast in Dallas. A Blue Hen Breakfast will be held in Dallas, with a representative of the Office of Alumni Relations on hand.
The Office of Alumni Relations recognizes and thanks the UD Alumni Association for its support of several of these events.
Photo by Kathy F. Atkinson