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Bridgewater College calendar of events

Monday, Sept. 14
Artist Talk and Reception: Cleo Driver Miller Art Gallery, Bridgewater College
4 p.m., Artist Talk, Sabine Carlson, Boitnott Room
5 to 7 p.m. Artist Reception, Sabine Carlson, Miller Art GalleryFree and open to the public

Thursday, Sept. 17
7:30 p.m., Constitution Day Convocation, Cole Hall, Bridgewater College
Speaker: Judge John Jones, who ruled on whether school-board guidance on the teaching of intelligent design to public schools in Dover, Pa., breached the First Amendment separation of church and state.
Topic: “Evolution, intelligent Design and Religion in the School”
Sponsored by W. Harold Row Endowed Lecture Series
Free and open to the public

Monday, Sept. 21
7:30 p.m., Convocation, Carter Center, Bridgewater College
Speaker: Brad Karsh – president and founder of JobBound, a company dedicated to helping professionals and students with the job search.
Co-sponsored by Career Services and the BC Convocation Series
Free and open to the public

Tuesday, Sept. 22
8 p.m., Lyceum, Carter Center, Bridgewater College
Performing: Sphinx Chamber Orchestra – ensemble comprised of the top alumni of the national Sphinx Competition for young Black and Latino string players.
Tickets: $13 adults; $10 seniors, students and children
Tickets go on sale one hour before the performance

Thursday, Sept. 24
9:30 a.m., Fall Spiritual Focus, Carter Center, Bridgewater College
Ted & Company Theater Works will perform biblical stories that will challenge your mind, touch your heart and tickle your funny bone.Free and open to the public

Thursday, Sept. 24
7:30 p.m., Fall Spiritual Focus, Carter Center, Bridgewater College
Ted & Company Theater Works will present “Tattered and Worn,” combining acting and music to explore what it means to lose your faith – and find it again.
Free and open to the public

Of Continuing Interest…

The Reuel B. Pritchett Museum:
Created by a Brethren minister in 1954, the museum houses an eclectic collection of more than 10,000 artifacts, ranging from a saber-toothed tiger skull to a life-size mannequin of the museum founder. Of particular interest are items and displays relating to the history of the Church of the Brethren, Bridgewater College, Rockingham County and the Shenandoah Valley.
Located on the ground floor of Cole Hall, at Bridgewater College.
Hours: Monday-Friday 1-4:30 p.m. Closed on major holidays.
Free admission, wheelchair accessible. For more information or to schedule a group visit, call (540) 828-5462.

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