For Immediate Release

SUNY Geneseo Calendar of Events for Jan. 31 – Feb. 6

THURSDAY, JANUARY 31:
LOCKHART GALLERY: The Lockhart Gallery, located in the McClellan House, 26 Main St., Geneseo, presents More Than a Book: Imagination, Tools, Creation featuring artists books from the Experimental Printmaking Institute, Lafayette College.  Guest curator will be MaryAnn Miller. The exhibit runs through Saturday, Feb. 16 and is free and open to the public.  Gallery hours are noon-4 p.m. Mondays-Saturdays and noon-8 p.m. Thursdays.

LEDERER GALLERY:  The School of the Arts and Bertha V.B. Lederer Gallery in Brodie Hall will present Within Our Gates: Site and Memory in the American Landscape, an exhibition of paintings by Keith Morris Washington that probe American history by memorializing sites where lynchings occurred.  Artist talk is 4 p.m. and opening reception is 5-7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 7.  The exhibit runs through February 22.  Gallery hours are noon-4 p.m. Mondays–Thursdays and 12-6 p.m. Fridays-Saturdays.  The event is free and open to the public.

LECTURE:  Dave Dennis will deliver the keynote lecture for the Martin Luther King Jr. Commemoration at 7 p.m. in the College Union ballroom. A former Freedom Rider, Dennis worked closely with a number of Civil Rights Movement organizations and activists in organizing voter registration drives in the 1960s. He currently serves as director of Community and Site Development for the Algebra Project. For more details see http://mlk.geneseo.edu.

FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 1:
LOCKHART GALLERY:  (See Thursday, January 31.)

LEDERER GALLERY:  (See Thursday, January 31.)

SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 2:
LOCKHART GALLERY:  (See Thursday, January 31.)

LEDERER GALLERY:  (See Thursday, January 31.)

MUSICAL PRESENTATION: The SUNY Geneseo Limelight & Accents Series will present Rockapella at 8 p.m. in Wadsworth Auditorium. Often imitated, never duplicated, this certifiably unique pop musical group has taken the previously stodgy music genre of a cappella and brought it full force into the 21st century.  As the undisputed kings of contemporary a cappella music, Rockapella continues to offer proof to everyone of their boundless ability to inspire and attract devoted fans, new and old.  Tickets are $5 for students, $7 for 12 and under, $12 for faculty/staff/alumni, and $15 for the general public.  To purchase tickets, call the Student Association Ticket Office at (585) 245-5873 or (800) 525-2070. The SUNY Geneseo Limelight & Accents Series is funded by mandatory Student Association fees and coordinated by the college's Activities Commission.

SQUARE DANCE: A square dance with the Geneseo String Band will be held at 8 p.m. in the MacVittie College Union Ballroom.  Admission for the general public is $3, students and spectators $1 and 12 and under are free.

SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 3:
LOCKHART GALLERY:  (See Thursday, January 31.)

LEDERER GALLERY:  (See Thursday, January 31.)

MONDAY, FEBRUARY 4:
LOCKHART GALLERY:  (See Thursday, January 31.)

LEDERER GALLERY:  (See Thursday, January 31.)

TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 5:
LOCKHART GALLERY:  (See Thursday, January 31.)

LEDERER GALLERY:  (See Thursday, January 31.)

SPORTS:  Women's and Men's basketball vs. SUNYIT.  Women begin at 6 p.m. and men follow at 8 p.m. in Schrader Gym.  Open to the public. Admission Fee.

WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 6:
LOCKHART GALLERY:  (See Thursday, January 31.)

LEDERER GALLERY:  (See Thursday, January 31.)

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