Dances to Myths Performance on November 11

The Le Moyne College Art Minor faculty and students, in conjunction with the Wilson Art Gallery, will be offering a public performance, “Dances to Myths,” created by dance adjunct faculty members Ruth Arena, Larry Crabtree and Linda Facciponte, following the opening reception for Kenny Harris’ art installation, “Ancestral Narrative“. The reception for the art show is on November 11 from 4 – 6 pm and the dance performance is at 6 pm in the Library Atrium. Both events are free and open to the public, however seating is limited for the dance performance. The program duration is approximately 30 minutes and there will be a brief Q&A session directly afterwards with the dancers and choreographers. For more information, view the program notes.

Dances to Myths poster

Kenny Harris: Ancestral Narrative

“Ancestral Narrative,” an installation of sculptural drawings by artist Kenny Harris, illustrates the universal nature of human emotion.

On Friday, November 11, from 4 to 6 p.m., there will be an opening reception for the exhibit, which will be on display at the Wilson Art Gallery from November 11 – December 9 during regular library hours.

A special dance performance following the reception will begin at 6 p.m. in the library atrium. It is free and open to the public, but space is limited. The reception, performance and exhibit are free and open to the public. For more information, call (315) 445-4153.

Kenny Harris: Ancestral Narrative

Kenny Harris earned his MFA in Studio Art From Moore College of Art and Design in Philadelphia, PA. He has had group shows at the Rochester Contemporary Arts Center in Rochester, NY, the Sebastopol Center for the Arts in Sebastopol, CA, Artists’ Milepost in Portland, OR, and most recently at the Garrison Art Center in Garrison, NY. His premier solo exhibition, “A Technicolorful Life,” created a graphic re-imagination of The Wonderful Wizard of Oz, by L. Frank Baum. Visit the artist’s website at http://www.kennyharris.net/.

Le Moyne Book Club: November 9

Come join the Le Moyne College Book Club on Wednesday, November 9 as we discuss The Wright Brothers by David McCullough. We will be meeting in the Bernat Special Activities Room in the Noreen Reale Falcone Library from 7-8:30 pm. Refreshments will be served!

Please contact Kari Zhe-Heimerman (zheheikm@lemoyne.edu) with any questions.

Guess How Many Candy Corns Are In The Jar

Candy Corn

Win this enchanting jar filled with candy corn and other mysterious candies just in time to enjoy on Halloween!

Contest runs from October 14th thru October 27th. Winner will be picked the morning of October 28th. Only one entry per person.

Sponsored by the Library Outreach Committee.

Haunted Hide ‘n Seek in the Library: October 15th

Haunted Hide N SeekHow often can you run and yell in the Library in the dark? Come play variations of Hide ‘n Seek with us in the Haunted Library on Saturday, October 15th from 8 to 10 PM. – you’ll have a screaming good time!

Please arrive by 7:45 PM that evening and have your Le Moyne ID with you. We will meet in the Atrium and the rules of the games will be explained to you then. No one will be admitted after 8 PM or without a Le Moyne ID.

Sponsored by the Library and Campus Life & Leadership.

Ben Schwab : In Praise of Shadows

“In Praise of Shadows,” an exhibit of original paintings and drawings by artist Ben Schwab reflects the never-ending cycle of movement, especially in large, urban environments, where populations, landscapes and economic conditions are constantly evolving.

Ben Schwab: In Praise of Shadows

On Friday, October 7, from 4 to 6 p.m., there will be an opening reception for the exhibit, which will be on display at the Wilson Art Gallery from October 7 – November 4 during regular library hours. The reception and exhibit are free and open to the public. For more information, call (315) 445-4153.

Express Yourself on our Writing Wall!

We ask the question: “Should information be free, or for a fee?” on our Writing Wall in the Library, and you get to tell us what you think! It’s a complex question, and many perspectives are welcome. Paper will be available on the Writing Wall (across from the bathrooms) throughout October so that you can voice your thoughts.

The Internet’s Own Boy: The Story of Aaron Swartz

The Internet's Own BoyCome enjoy popcorn and a movie in the Bernat Special Activities Room on Wednesday October 19 at 7 pm. “The Internet’s Own Boy” depicts the life of American computer programmer, writer, political organizer and Internet activist Aaron Swartz. It features interviews with his family and friends as well as the internet luminaries who worked with him. The film tells his story up to his eventual suicide after a legal battle, and explores the questions of access to information and civil liberties that drove his work.

Students Win “A Study Room of One’s Own”

Throughout the month of October, students may enter to win their very own reserved individual study room to use from December 5 until December 16. This will give students the space you need to finish those papers, study for exams and complete those projects! Entries can be submitted to the box on the Library Services Desk. Only one entry per person. The winner will be drawn on Tuesday November 1.