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July 17, 2012, Volume 59, No. 01


Magdaliz Roura (left) and Trio Crisol offer up a melting pot of folk and traditional music from around Latin America on July 25, 5 p.m. as part of the P.M. @ Penn Museum Summer Nights concert series.


7/26        Growing Minds: Mini-Morris Players; participants create a new play each week based on the lives of John and Lydia Morris; 6:30 p.m., class; 7:30 p.m., performance; Morris Arboretum. Registration and pricing: online.morrisarboretum.org/minimorris. Through August 23 (Arboretum).


Friday Night Concerts in the Garden
WXPN Kid Corner series; 5:30 p.m. Maya-related activities; 6:30 p.m.; Morris Arboretum; $40/car, $20/car for members (Arboretum).

8/3          The Plants; family-oriented rock/pop.
8/10        The Suzi Shelton Band; children’s music.


7/18        Escape from Camp 14: One Man’s Remarkable Odyssey from North Korea to Freedom in the West; Blaine Harden; monthly book club selection; Penn Bookstore; noon; info: rkredo@exchange.upenn.edu

8/21        Doubt; John Patrick Shanley; Van Pelt Library Book Club; Meyerson Conference Room; 1 p.m.; info.: pughl@pobox.upenn.edu


7/19        Berry Best Bake-Off and Our Town; a performance by the Commonwealth Classic Theatre Company; 5 p.m. contest ; 6:30 p.m., performance; Morris Arboretum (Arboretum).

8/16        Musical Chairs; live musicians lead the classic game, in celebration of the Take a Seat! exhibit; 6:30 p.m.; Morris Arboretum; free with admission; info.: (215) 247-5777 (Arboretum).



AT PENN Deadlines

The Summer AT PENN calendar is online here. During the academic year, the deadline for the weekly Update is each Monday for the following week’s issue. The deadline for the September AT PENN calendar is Tuesday, August 14.

Events are subject to change. Information is on the sponsoring department’s website. Sponsors are in parentheses. For locations, call (215) 898-5000 or see www.facilities.upenn.edu

Almanac - July 17, 2012, Volume 59, No. 01