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5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Free, tickets at: https://artscienceopening.eventbrite.com
This new exhibit in Penn State Great Valley's Henry Gallery focuses on how artists and scientists are more alike than opposite in how they approach problems with open-minded inquisitiveness. The exhibit features select works by six regional artists: Ruth Ansel, Sue Benarcik, Gina Bosworth, Gynnie Moody, Mary Targonski, and Valetta.
The Madhouse Effect: How Climate Change Denial is Threatening our Planet, Destroying our Politics, and Driving us Crazy
Wednesday, Sept. 28, 2016 at 7 p.m. The Conference Center, Penn State Great Valley
The event is free. Tickets required at: http://michaelmannatpsgv.eventbrite.com
Renowned climate scientist Dr. Michael Mann will offer a somewhat lighthearted take on a very serious issue -- the threat of human-caused climate change and what to do about it, based on his collaboration with Washington Post editorial cartoonist Tom Toles.
Author Talk: What Makes Olga Run
The Mystery of the 90-Something Track Star and What She Can Teach Us About Living Longer, Happier Lives
Tuesday, October 11, 2016 at 7 p.m.
Free, tickets at: https://olgaruns.eventbrite.com
Black Pearl Chamber OrchestraWednesday, October 26 at 7:30 p.m.
Free, tickets at: https://blackpearlgreatvalley.eventbrite.com
Every wonder what a conductor really does? Black Pearl Orchestra provides audience members with hands on experience with classical music and the power and excitement of making music just like the conductor!
Based in Philadelphia, the Black Pearl Chamber Orchestra was formed in 2007 as a model for the 21st-century American orchestra. Founded by award-winning Artistic Director Jeri Lynne Johnson, Black Pearl’s mission is to take the audience beyond spectatorship to participation in the musical experience by combining artistic excellence with cultural diversity and innovative community engagement.