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Archive for September, 2000

Join Solar Home Tour on Oct. 21

BOONE–The Appalachian State University Solar Energy Society presents its fifth annual Solar Homes Tour on Saturday, Oct. 21. The public is invited.

TV Program Spotlights Discovery of Microorganism

BOONE— Toxins emitted by Pfiesteria, a microorganism linked to fish kills and illness among people along North Carolina’s coastal waterways in the 1990s, may hold clues for curing diseases such as Alzheimer’s and multiple sclerosis, says N.C. State University scientist JoAnn Burkholder.

Faculty Recital Series Showcases Harmonia Baroque Ensemble Oct. 3

092900recital_dl.jpgBOONE — The Appalachian State University School of Music Faculty Recital Series showcases Harmonia Baroque Oct. 3 at 8 p.m. in Rosen Concert Hall, Broyhill Music Center.

“Gap Creek” Author Reads His Works Oct. 19 at Appalachian

081400morgan_dl.jpgBOONE–“Gap Creek” author Robert Morgan, best-selling author of more than 15 works of poetry and fiction set in the Blue Ridge Mountains, will read from his works Thursday, Oct. 19, at 7:30 p.m. in the Grandfather Mountain Ballroom of the Plemmons Student Union.

Appalachian Young People’s Theatre Presents Children’s Musical Oct. 6-8

thingshappen.jpgBOONE – “How Things Happen in Three!,” a fun-filled musical for children ages 4 to 12, will be presented by Appalachian State University’s Appalachian Young People’s Theatre (AYPT) Oct. 6-8 in Greer Arena Theater.

Stanley Warren and Keith Critcher Perform in Recital Oct. 1

BOONE – Tenor Stanley Warren and pianist and Boone native Keith Critcher will perform in Appalachian State University School of Music’s Organ and Sacred Music Recital Series Oct. 1 at 4 p.m. in Rosen Concert Hall, Broyhill Music Center.

Katsarelis Conducts Appalachian Symphony Orchestra Sept. 29

BOONE – Cynthia Katsarelis will conduct the Appalachian Symphony Orchestra Sept. 29 at 8 p.m. in Rosen Concert Hall, Broyhill Music Center at Appalachian State University.

Tickets Go On Sale Oct. 3 for the Indigo Girls

BOONE–Concert promoters expect 1,700 tickets for an Indigo Girls concert in Appalachian State University’s Farthing Auditorium to sell out in less than two days.

Stephen Vacendak Memorial Golf Tournament Features Jeff Mullins and Bucky Waters

DENVER–More than 120 golfers including sportscaster Bucky Waters and Duke basketball standout Jeff Mullins will gather for an Oct. 2 memorial tournament to honor the late Stephen Vacendak Jr.