University of Idaho Events for June 10-16

Thursday, June 6 2013

MOSCOW, Idaho – The following is a list of University of Idaho sponsored events for the week of June 10-16. Events will take place in Moscow and are free and open to the public, unless otherwise noted.

Wednesday, June 12

Daytime Distractions Concert: Bart Budwig
Idaho Commons Lawn
875 S. Line St. in Moscow
Take a break, get some fresh air, bring a lunch, and come enjoy live music on the Commons Green. Free popcorn will be available. Bart Budwig bridges the gap between the wide-open sprawl of classic Americana, the insightful observations of folk and the grit and honesty of authentic country. For more information on Budwig, visit

Thursday, June 13

Screen on the Green: Oz the Great and Powerful
8:30 p.m.
Theophilius Tower Lawn
1001 Paradise Creek St. in Moscow
Screen on the Green provides free movie showings on the big screen outside on the tower lawn Thursday nights at dusk. Bring your family and/or friends, warm clothes and a blanket and come enjoy a movie and freshly popped popcorn provided by ASUI. Oz the Great and Powerful follows a small-time magician, who is swept away to an enchanted land and is forced into a power struggle between three witches. This movie stars James Franco, Mila Kunis and Rachel Weisz.

Friday, June 14
Regional Juried Watercolor Exhibit Reception
5-8 p.m.
Prichard Art Gallery
414 S. Main St. in Moscow
Nancy Stonington will be the juror for the summer’s Regional Juried Watercolor exhibit. The exhibit will present work selected by the juror from a regional call-for-submissions. The exhibit is being done in cooperation with the Palouse Watercolor Socius. The exhibit will open with a free, public reception as part of the annual Moscow Artwalk, which attracts thousands of visitors. The exhibit runs through Saturday, Aug. 3.

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