University of Idaho Events for March 3-9

Thursday, February 27


MOSCOW, Idaho – The following is a list of University of Idaho sponsored events for the week of March 3-9. Events will take place in Moscow and Boise, and are free and open to the public, unless otherwise noted.

Monday, March 3
VITA – Free Low Income Tax Preparation
6:30-8:30 p.m.
Menard Law Building, Room 105
711 Rayburn St. in Moscow
VITA is a free tax preparation service for low-income individuals. This includes students, but is open to anybody throughout the community that could benefit from the service. VITA is a service created by the IRS and organized through the College of Law at the University of Idaho. To participate, bring necessary tax documents, such as a W-2 and 1099 forms, as well as a valid social security card.

Genesee Bands and Choirs with Jazz Choir 1
7-9 p.m.
Lionel Hampton School of Music, Haddock Performance Hall
1010 Blake Ave. in Moscow
Come enjoy a concert performed by the Genesse Bands and Choirs featuring Jazz Choir 1.This concert is free and open to the public.

Tuesday, March 4
Healthy Lifestyle: Using Sourdough and Preferment Dough
Noon-2 p.m.
Ada County Extension Office
5880 Glenwood St. in Boise
Come attend a class on using sourdough and preferment dough. The class costs $12 for materials. To register, visit www.extension.uidaho.edu or call (208) 287-5900(208) 287-5900.

Biological Sciences Seminar: Joanna Kelley, Washington State University
12:30-1:20 p.m.
Renfrew Hall, Room 125
804 Rayburn St. in Moscow
This seminar’s presentation is titled, “Looking at extreme environments to understand the genomic basis of adaption.”

University Orchestra
7:30-9:30 p.m.
Lionel Hampton School of Music, Haddock Performance Hall
1010 Blake Ave. in Moscow
Come enjoy a concert performed by the University Orchestra. Tickets are only available at the door, and cost $5 for adults and $3 for students and senior citizens.

Wednesday, March 5
VITA – Free Low Income Tax Preparation
6:30-8:30 p.m.
Menard Law Building, Room 105
711 Rayburn St. in Moscow
VITA is a free tax preparation service for low-income individuals. This includes students, but is open to anybody throughout the community that could benefit from the service. VITA is a service created by the IRS and organized through the College of Law at the University of Idaho. To participate, bring necessary tax documents, such as a W-2 and 1099 forms, as well as a valid social security card.

Wesley Saunders and Katharine Johnson, Voice
7:30-9 p.m.
Lionel Hampton School of Music, Haddock Performance Hall
1010 Blake Ave. in Moscow
Come listen to a vocal concert by Wesley Saunders and Katharine Johnson, accompanied by Megan Hubbell, Shoko Nelson and Elena Panchenko on the piano.

Thursday, March 6

IBEST Seminar, Tony Goldberg: Scary Viruses, Killer Tapeworms, and Nostril Tricks
Engineering/Physics Building, Room 214
691 Ash St. in Moscow
12:30-1:30 p.m.
Join the Institute for Bioinformatics and Evolutionary Studies for the spring IBEST Seminar series. Tony Goldberg will present, “Scary Viruses, Killer Tapeworms, and Nostril Tricks: Unanticipated Adventures in the Evolutionary Ecology of Infectious Disease.”

Got Sex? Sexual Health Education Series

5:30-7 p.m.
Memorial Gym, Room 109
1001 University Ave. in Moscow
This event is a campus forum to promote discussion around issues of sexuality, reproductive health, birth control, social pressures, sexual practices and risky behaviors. Every month focuses on a different topic with a speaker to share information and answer any questions.

Women’s Basketball vs. Chicago State

6-8 p.m.
ASUI Kibbie-Activity Center1000 Stadium Dr. in Moscow
Cheer on the Vandal women’s basketball team as they take on Chicago State. To purchase tickets online, visit www.govandals.com.

Third Annual Engineers Without Borders – UI Gala
6:30-9:30 p.m.
1912 Center
412 E. Third St. in Moscow
Join Engineers Without Borders University of Idaho Chapter for an evening of fine food, wine and live music to support EWB-UI’s sustainable water supply project for the village of Chiwirapi, Bolivia. Meet the EWB-UI team and learn more about the partnership with Chiwirapi as preparations go underway to implement the first phase of the potable water supply project in June 2014. Appetizers and drinks will be available from Maialina Pizzeria Napoletana and are followed by desserts from Nectar and Bloom. The music will be provided by Buckingham, and Simbaland and the Exceptional Africans. Tickets cost $20 and are available at the door or at BookPeople of Moscow.

Concert Band and Wind Ensemble

7:30-9:30 p.m.
Lionel Hampton School of Music, Haddock Performance Hall
1010 Blake Ave. in Moscow
Come listen to a concert performed by the concert band and wind ensemble. Tickets are only available at the door, and cost $5 for adults and $3 for students and senior citizens.

Friday, March 7
World Music Celebration
7:30-9:30 p.m.
Lionel Hampton School of Music, Haddock Performance Hall
1010 Blake Ave. in Moscow
Tickets are only available at the door and cost $5 for adults and $3 for students and senior citizens.

Saturday, March 8
VITA – Free Low Income Tax Preparation
9 a.m.-1 p.m.
Menard Law Building, Room 105
711 Rayburn St. in Moscow
VITA is a free tax preparation service for low-income individuals. This includes students, but is open to anybody throughout the community that could benefit from the service. VITA is a service created by the IRS and organized through the College of Law at the University of Idaho. To participate, bring necessary tax documents, such as a W-2 and 1099 forms, as well as a valid social security card.

Virginia Wolf Distinguished Service Awards
10 a.m.-12 p.m.
1912 Center
412 E. Third St. in Moscow
Every year, the University of Idaho Women’s Center hosts a reception to honor the recipients of the Virginia Wolf Distinguished Service Awards. One UI student, one faculty or staff member, and one community member will receive the award. Candidates are nominated for the award via an open nomination. Selection of award winners is by a review panel composed of past honorees.

Women’s Basketball vs. University of Missouri-Kansas City

2-4 p.m.
ASUI Kibbie-Activity Center1000 Stadium Dr. in Moscow
Cheer on the Vandal women’s basketball team as they take on University of Missouri-Kansas City. To purchase tickets, visit www.govandals.com.

World Music Celebration
7:30-9:30 p.m.
Lionel Hampton School of Music, Haddock Performance Hall
1010 Blake Ave. in Moscow
Tickets are only available at the door, and cost $5 for adults and $3 for students and senior citizens.

Sunday, March 9
Kyle Ferrill, Voice and Roger McVey, Piano
3-4:30 p.m.
Lionel Hampton School of Music, Haddock Performance Hall
1010 Blake Ave. in Moscow
Come listen to a vocal concert by Kyle Ferrill accompanied by Roger McVey on the piano. Tickets are only available at the door, and cost $5 for adults and $3 for students and senior citizens.

Rachael Lewis and Erica Griffiths, Voice
7:30-9:30 p.m.
Lionel Hampton School of Music, Haddock Performance Hall
1010 Blake Ave. in Moscow
Come listen to a vocal concert by Rachael Lewis and Erica Griffiths. Tickets are only available at the door, and cost $5 for adults and $3 for students and senior citizens.

For more university events, visit www.uidaho.edu/calendar.




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