Earlham College Events The latest events from Earlham College in Richmond, IN Copyright 2017, Earlham College http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/ Sat, 06 May 2017 00:00:00 GMT Convocation: Sandra Steingraber ( Wed, Mar 1, 2017 ) Biologist and author, Sandra Steingraber, Ph.D. writes about climate change, ecology, and the links between human health and the environment. http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=43918&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=43918&r=14437 Joseph Moore Museum Annual Open House: Mysteries and Collections Secrets ( Sat, Mar 4, 2017 ) Venture behind the scenes of the Museum to see the hidden treasures in the collection, dating back more than 100 years. http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=43921&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=43921&r=14437 Brain Explorers ( Sat, Mar 11, 2017 ) We all know that we think with our brains, but how do our brains actually work? Earlham students provide hands-on exploration stations of the brain and nervous system. http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=43929&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=43929&r=14437 Earlham Artist and Lecture Series Presents: Artrageous ( Sun, Mar 12, 2017 ) Artrageous is an interactive art and music experience, which takes you on a unique visual journey packed with wild inspiration, creativity and fun. http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=43931&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=43931&r=14437 Earlham Artist and Lecture Series Presents: Theatre Nohgaku: Blue Moon Over Memphis ( Wed, Mar 15, 2017 ) Richard Emmert ’72 is bringing a uniquely powerful theatrical experience that is fascinating to watch. Blue Moon Over Memphis is a Noh performance about Elvis Presley. http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=43933&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=43933&r=14437 Alumni Council Spring Meeting ( Thu, Mar 30, 2017 – Sat, Apr 1, 2017 ) http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=43866&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=43866&r=14437 Department of Theatre Arts Presents: Time Flies by David Ives ( Thu, Mar 30, 2017 ) Metaphysical questions, physical gags, thoughtful insights and absurd possibilities create a sort of intellectual slapstick in this delightful evening of four mini-plays. http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=43935&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=43935&r=14437 Gospel Festival ( Sun, Apr 2, 2017 ) Area college gospel choirs join Earlham’s Gospel Revelations Choir in its annual Gospel Festival. This spiritual celebration is an uplifting and unifying musical experience. http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=43938&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=43938&r=14437 Convocation: Hari Kondabolu ( Wed, Apr 5, 2017 ) HARI is a Brooklyn-based, Queens-raised comic with routines dealing largely with the theme of civil rights, discrimination, as well as LGBTQ+ rights, feminism and environmentalism. http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=43947&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=43947&r=14437 Wellness Fair ( Thu, Apr 6, 2017 ) Supporting Earlham’s wellness model of “Mind, Body, Spirit, and Community,” exhibitors from Richmond, East Central Indiana and Ohio offer screening for blood pressure, blood glucose, cholesterol and other biometrics. http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=43948&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=43948&r=14437 JazzCussion ( Sat, Apr 8, 2017 ) Earlham Jazz and Percussion programs join forces 
for an evening of high energy music performing standards, pop, jazz and world music as well as a 
variety of percussion arrangements. http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=43949&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=43949&r=14437 Spring Chamber Music Concert ( Sun, Apr 9, 2017 ) The Music Department’s much-loved Sunday afternoon chamber recital brings together Earlham’s instrumental ensembles, featuring String Quartet, Flute Choir, Woodwind Quintet and student soloists. http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=43950&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=43950&r=14437 Ithaca Earlham Day Happy Hour ( Wed, Apr 12, 2017 ) Name of Event/City: Ithaca Area Happy Hour Date: April 12, 2016 Time: 5:00-7:30pm Event venue and address: 607-351-2110, Marie & Josh Cope's residence, 570 Valley Rd, Brooktondale, NY 14817 Host name(s) and class year(s): Marie Cope '03, Josh Cope '03, Katy Nicholson '04, Lauren McKown Mellander '04 Host email(s): mtc223@cornell.edu (Marie), freshcope187@yahoo.com (Josh), katynick@gmail.com (Katy), lmponzoni@gmail.com (Lauren) Host phone number(s): 607-351-2110 (Marie), 607-351-2109 (Josh), 607-351-7520 (Katy), 317-439-0686 (Lauren) General description of event/location in 1-3 sentences: Please join us in Brooktondale! Family-friendly gathering at Marie and Josh Cope's ('03) residence. Drinks and snacks will be provided. From Ithaca, take Route 79 for six miles, then take a right at Brooktondale Rd. Follow Brooktondale Rd for 2 miles until you reach the Brookton's Market, then continue straight on Valley Rd for another 0.5 miles. 570 Valley Rd will be on the right, past the Brooktondale Community Center and before the intersection of White Church Rd/Lounsbery Rd. Look for a white house with green shutters and large pillars. Street parking available or feel free to park at the Brooktondale Community Center and walk up the hill. http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=44061&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=44061&r=14437 Seattle Earlham Day Happy Hour ( Wed, Apr 12, 2017 ) Name of Event/City: Seattle Date: April 12, 2016 Time: 6-8pm Event venue and address: Fado Irish Pub, 801 1st Avenue, Seattle http://www.fadoirishpub.com/seattle/ Host name(s) and class year(s): Sarah Miller '94 Host email(s): sarah.snow.miller@gmail.com Host phone number(s): 206-406-8453 General description of event/location in 1-3 sentences: Join fellow Earlhamites at Fado in downtown Seattle. You can order from the menu, and we'll have a private space to mingle. Parking is paid street or lot, or it's easy to access by public transit, either Metro or Sound Transit bus/light rail. Children are welcome. http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=45065&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=45065&r=14437 Boulder Earlham Day Potluck ( Wed, Apr 12, 2017 ) Name of Event/City: Boulder Date: April 12, 2017 (notice updated year) Time: 6:00 - 8:00 Event venue and address: Home of Polly Dawkins and Nico Brooks - 2505 Cragmoor Road, Boulder, CO 80305 Host name(s) and class year(s): Polly Dawkins ('87) and Nico Brooks ('91) Host email(s):polly.dawkins@googlemail.com Host phone number(s):720-244-7624 General description of event/location in 1-3 sentences: Join us at our home in celebration of Earlham Day. We'll have a variety of drinks suitable for adults and children as well as appetizers. Please bring an appetizer to share. http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=45067&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=45067&r=14437 St. Louis Earlham Day Potluck ( Wed, Apr 12, 2017 ) Name of Event/City: St. Louis Earlham Day Potluck Date: April 12, 2016 Time: 6:00-8:00 pm Event venue and address: The House of Marilyn Holmes, '64, Allen Langston, 212 N. Elm Ave. St. Louis, MO 63119-2420 Host name(s) and class year(s): Taylor Jeromos, '14 Host email(s): taylorjeromos@gmail.com Host phone number(s): 314-535-0770 x277 General description of event/location in 1-3 sentences: All those in the St. Louis area, join us for a potluck! Parking is available across the street on Marshall Pl. (be careful crossing Elm to get to the house) http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=45068&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=45068&r=14437 San Francisco Earlham Day Barbecue ( Wed, Apr 12, 2017 ) Name of Event/City: Barbeque and Bonfire Gathering, San Francisco Date: April 12, 2016 Time: 5-9 PM Event venue and address: Inner Richmond, San Francisco Host name(s) and class year(s): Rachael Van Schoik Host email(s): rachaelvanschoik@gmail.com Host phone number(s): 760-212-1383 General description of event/location in 1-3 sentences: *Weather Permitting* Please join alumni for an evening barbeque and bonfire. Indoor space will be available. This is a kid friendly gathering. http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=45106&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=45106&r=14437 Columbus Earlham Day Party ( Wed, Apr 12, 2017 ) Name of Event/City: Columbus, OH Date: April 12, 2016 Time: 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. Event venue and address: The home of Peggy and Alan Scantland, class of 1974 3636 Hilliard Cemetery Road. Hilliard, OH 43026 Host name(s) and class year(s): Susan Littleton, 2005 and Peggy and Alan Scantland, 1974 Host email(s): susan.littleton@gmail.com Host phone number(s): 614-746-8048 General description of event/location in 1-3 sentences: We welcome friends and family (including children) from the Earlham community. Food and drinks will be provided. Due to limited parking on site, we will offer complimentary valet parking. http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=45136&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=45136&r=14437 Philadelphia Earlham Day Potluck ( Wed, Apr 12, 2017 ) Name of Event/City: Earlham Day Pot Luck in Jenkintown PA Date: April 12, 2017 Time: 5:45 pm - 8:30 pm Event venue and address: The home of Robin '85 and Joe Meterchick, 1112 Rydal Road, Rydal, PA 19046 Host name(s) and class year(s): Robin '85 and Joe Meterchick Ken Hellendall '77 Host email(s): Robin: robin.meterchick@gmail.com Ken: khellendall@comcast.net Host phone number(s): Robin: 609-744-5098 General description: Ealhamites across the world will be participating in the third annual Earlham Day -- Be Part of It! All those who love Earlham and live in Greater Philadelphia, join us for a potluck! Please bring a dish or beverage to share, as well as memories and great conversation! ​Our home is convenient (less than 0.1 mile) to the Rydal Station on the West Trenton Line (Zone 3). Some driveway/street parking is available, but additional parking is available at the Whole Foods shopping center a block away. Be careful crossing Susquehanna to get to the house. REGISTRATION NOW OPEN! Please register online before April 2, 2017. Contact: ​Robin Casale Meterchick for additional details. (mobile) 609-744-5098 or robin.meterchick@gmail.com http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=45167&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=45167&r=14437 Raleigh/Durham Earlham Day Cocktail Hour ( Wed, Apr 12, 2017 ) Name of Event: Durham Earlham Day Cocktail Hour Date: April 12, 2017 Time: 5:00 - 7:00 p.m. Event venue and address: Caktus Group, 108 Morris St, Suite 2; Durham, NC 27701 Host name(s) and class year(s): Colin Copeland '07 and Tom Thornburg '84 Host email(s): copelco@caktusgroup.com; thomas.thornburg@gmail.com Host phone number(s): Colin: 919-448-4643; Tom: 919-448-1780 General description of event/location in 1-3 sentences: Light snacks and refreshments will be provided. Park on the street or in the Durham Centre lot located at 300 W Morgan St. http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=45175&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=45175&r=14437 Chicago Earlham Day Party ( Wed, Apr 12, 2017 ) Event Contact: Ian Jipp ’87 Name of Event/City: Chicago Earlham Day 2017 Date: April 12, 2017 Time: 6:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m. Event venue and address: Home of Ian Jipp ’87 1944 W. Farragut Ave., Chicago, IL 60640 Host Committee: Juan Dies ’88, Melissa Sablack Gonzalez ’87, Sonat Birnecker Hart ’95, Ian Jipp ’87, Mari Meyer ’07 and Rohin Ullberg ’87 Host email(s): ianrjipp@gmail.com Host phone number(s): 281-686-2702 General description of event/location in 1-3 sentences: Alumni, parents and friends of Earlham College and the Earlham School of Religion are cordially invited to visit with Earlham’s next President, Alan Price ’88, at Chicago Earlham Day 2017. This event is being hosted by Juan Dies ’88, Melissa Sablack Gonzalez ’87, Sonat Birnecker Hart ’95, Ian Jipp ’87, Mari Meyer ’07 and Rohin Ullberg ’87, and will feature the musical stylings of the Grammy nominated and Chicago Music Award winning Sones de Mexico Ensemble, and its co-founder, Juan Dies. Come hungry and leave full! A selection of heavy hors d'oeuvres will be provided by chef Frankie Whittaker. Wine and Koval Distillery inspired cocktails will be served. Guests may come empty-handed or bring a favorite dessert to share (and Tupperware for leftovers). Ample street parking is available in the neighborhood. http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=45209&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=45209&r=14437 Indianapolis Earlham Day Gathering ( Wed, Apr 12, 2017 ) Pure Eatery in Indianapolis 5:30-8:30 pm. http://www.pureeatery.com/Fountain-Square/ 1043 Virginia Ave. Free offstreet parking in the back of the building off of St. Patrick St. Co-hosted by Katie (2010), Martha (1984) and Roz Wells (1984) http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=45210&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=45210&r=14437 Louisville Earlham Day Gathering ( Wed, Apr 12, 2017 ) Time: 5:30-7:30 pm Location: Eiderdown Restaurant 983 Goss Ave Louisville, KY 40217 http://eiderdown-gtown.com/ Hosts: Maggie Gardner Elder '00, Maggie.elder502@gmail.com, 502-777-2476; Kate Schiavi '00, kschiavi@gmail.com, 502-386-2404; Katie Gardner Adamchik '02, theadamchiks@gmail.com, 502-457-0261 Info: Join us for food and fellowship! Partners and children are welcome! Parking is on the street. Eiderdown has an updated, fun, and less expensive menu! http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=45212&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=45212&r=14437 Washington D.C. Earlham Day Happy Hour ( Wed, Apr 12, 2017 ) Name of Event/City: Washington, DC Date: April 12, 2016 Time: 6:30-9:00 p.m. Event venue and address: Teaism Penn Quarter, 400 8th St NW, Washington, DC 20004 Host name(s) and class year(s): Jenny Nordstrom (1989), Mark Rebstock (1991) and Carrie Seltzer (2004) Host email(s): jennynordstrom67@gmail.com, carrieseltzer@gmail.com, mrebstock@gmail.com Host phone number(s): (202) 276-0555; (312) 343-9747; (202) 550-9740 General description of event/location in 1-3 sentences: Join us in downtown DC for a celebration of Earlham Day at Teaism in Penn Quarter. Short walking distance from all Metro lines (Gallery Place and Federal Triangle stations). Parking garages (fee) nearby. Children welcome. http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=46251&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=46251&r=14437 Boston Earlham Day Potluck ( Wed, Apr 12, 2017 ) Name of Event/City: Boston Area West (Carlisle MA) Date: April 12, 2017 Time: 6:30-9:30 Event venue and address: Sorrows home: 96 Litchfield Drive, Carlisle MA 01741 Host name(s) and class year(s): Bryan Sorrows '87, Molly Sorrows '87 Host email(s): bsorrows@gmail.com Host phone number(s): 978-371-2217 General description of event/location in 1-3 sentences: Some info to consider would be whether children are welcome, or if there are directions/parking info to share. Does the location have limitations in its menu or facility? This will be a family friendly Earlham day at our home. Folks are invited to bring food for a potluck to add to what we have. Our home should be family friendly - and if the weather is good can include outdoor activities. There is no public transportation to our town, the closest would be the Concord commuter rail station and we can try to assist in transportation from there. Parking is a little limited, so RSVP would be nice to help us plan, but last minute is okay. http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=46298&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=46298&r=14437 Portland (OR) Earlham Day Potluck ( Wed, Apr 12, 2017 ) I'm not sure who all is involved in organizing and promoting Earlham Day Portland but since we are opening our doors for the event and since we are leaving town for a month I thought we should make at least a rough plan. Last year seemed to be successful and we thought we could rerun that basic plan. - 5:-8:pm (we won't kick anyone out until after 9:) - 2005 NE Couch St Portland 97232 - We'll do a pot of vegetarian soup/chili/stew - Anyone who wants to bring side, salad, snacks is welcome to do so (no mains/hot dish necessary) - All ages welcome http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=46304&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=46304&r=14437 Atlanta Earlham Day Gathering ( Wed, Apr 12, 2017 ) Name of Event/City: Decatur (Atlanta) Date: April 12, 2016 Time: 6:30pm Event venue and address: The Imperial, 726 W. College Avenue, Decatur, GA 30030 Host name(s) and class year(s): Matt Hanes, 1985 Host email(s): matt@imperialdecatur.com Host phone number(s): (404) 464-5698 General description of event/location in 1-3 sentences: Full service restaurant with patio, vegetarian options and a full bar. Kids are welcome. http://www.imperialdecatur.com http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=46369&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=46369&r=14437 Pittsburgh Earlham Day Cocktail Hour ( Wed, Apr 12, 2017 ) Name of Event/City: Up to you! Date: April 12, 2016 Time: You can choose this- we can host anytime within the hours of 5 PM-9 PM. Event venue and address: Wigle Whiskey Barrelhouse Tasting Room 1055 Spring Garden Ave Pittsburgh, PA 15212 best contact ahead of time: Wigle Distillery 412-224-2827 best day-of contact: Wigle Barrelhouse 412-235-7796 Host name(s) and class year(s): Mary Ellen and Mark Meyer (Marry Ellen can provide class years!) Host email(s): jill@wiglewhiskey.com (primary logistics contact), maryellen@wiglewhiskey.com, mark@wiglewhiskey.com Host phone number(s): 412-224-2827 General description of event/location in 1-3 sentences: Join us at the Wigle's Northside Barrelhouse and Whiskey Garden for seasonal cocktails, spirit sampling, snacks, and a mini-tour of the inside of the Barrelhouse. Parking is available directly in front of the barrelhouse, as well as in the following locations: You are welcome to park in all the following places: 1. Gravel lot on Spring Garden Ave, diagonal from Whiskey Garden 2. Alley behind Whiskey Garden, access from Vinial or Basin St. 3. Street Parking on Troy Hill Rd, Vinial, Voskamp. Access Voskamp St via Basin Street. 4. Lots surrounding Penn Brewery (next to municipal building, gravel lot on Troy Hill Road, gravel lot on Vinial St) 5. Lot behind Schiller Classical Academy which you can get to via Wetach St Please do not park on sidewalks on Spring Garden Ave. We love our neighbors and the feeling is mutual. We don't want that to change! http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=46379&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=46379&r=14437 Javanese Music and Dance ( Sun, Apr 16, 2017 ) Earlham’s Gamelan Ensemble is joined by two extraordinary dancers, Wahyu Sastro Prabowo and Maharani Dewi. Javanese choreographed dances express a range of emotions. http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=43955&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=43955&r=14437 Earlham Goes to the Opera ( Sat, Apr 22, 2017 ) Earlham Concert Choir, Richmond Chorale, Indiana University East Chorale and Earlham Symphony Orchestra present famous opera choruses and solos for music lovers of all ages. http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=43956&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=43956&r=14437 Spring Choral Concert ( Mon, Apr 24, 2017 ) Earlham’s Concert Choir, Madrigal Singers, Women’s Chorus and Gentlemen’s Ensemble present a concert celebrating themes of love. http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=43959&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=43959&r=14437 Earlham Commencement Ceremonies ( Sat, May 6, 2017 ) In case of rain, services are held at the Druley Performance Gymnasium in the Athletics and Wellness Center. http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=43960&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=43960&r=14437