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New Mexico State University events during August

NMSU VOLLEYBALL CAMP TO BE HELD AUG. 1-3


ico State University will hold its first Adult Volleyball Camp Aug. 1-3 to focus on all the skills necessary to enjoy the game of volleyball at any level. Competitive games will be coupled with skill sessions to improve ability. All variations of volleyball will be covered.

For more information call (505) 646-2368.


LIONS SURVIVOR CAMP TO BE HELD AUG. 1-5
The Lions Survivor Camp, to be held Aug. 1-5 at New Mexico State University, is designed to give children who are deaf or hard of hearing a chance to participate in a developmentally appropriate camp that will help improve their motor skills and recreational enjoyment. Sponsored by the Las Cruces Sunrise Lion's Club, the program will consist of activities in the pool, gym and dance areas and at the NMSU Rockwall.

For more information call (505) 646-2071.


NMSU TO HOST MUSIC PERFORMANCES
The Dona Ana Lyric Opera will present "Man of La Mancha" in the Music Center at New Mexico State University at 8 p.m. Aug. 5 and 6, at 3 p.m. Aug. 7, and at 8 p.m. Aug. 12 and 13. For more information call (505) 646-1420.

The NMSU Pride Marching Band will present "Concert on the Green" on the Corbett Center Outdoor Stage at 7 p.m. Aug. 23. For more information call (505) 646-2304.

Rhonda Taylor, saxophonist and associate professor of music, will present a faculty recital at 8 p.m. Aug. 28 in the NMSU Music Center.

For more information call (505) 646-2421.


UNIVERSITY MUSEUM OFFERS WORKSHOPS
The New Mexico State University Museum will offer two Saturday Family Workshops during August, giving families an opportunity to participate in arts and crafts activities and view exhibits. "Spiral Snakes" is the theme for the Aug. 6 workshop and "3-D Stars" is the theme for Aug. 13. Workshops are from 2 to 3:30 p.m. Participation is free and supplies will be provided.

For more information call (505) 646-3739.


ALTERNATIVE BAND TO PLAY AT PAN AM CENTER AUG. 15
Alternative band The Used will play at New Mexico State University's Pan American Center at 7:30 p.m. Aug. 15. The band's hit songs include "A Box Full of Sharp Objects" and "The Taste of Ink."

For more information, call (505) 646-1420.


AGGIEFEST 2005 ACTIVITIES BEGIN AUG. 19
New Mexico State University's Aggiefest 2005 will begin Aug. 19 and continue into September. Events include big screen outdoor movies, video dance parties, a block party and an ice cream social. Aggiefest is sponsored by the Union Program Council, Housing and Residential Life, Associated Students of NMSU and Greek Life.

For information call (505) 646-3200.


NMSU THEATRE ARTS TO HOLD FALL AUDITIONS
The New Mexico State University Department of Theatre Arts and the American Southwest Theatre Co. are looking for men and women ages 18-65 to audition for fall 2005 productions. Auditions will be held from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Aug. 20 at the Hershel Zohn Theatre.

Those interested may sign up for an audition slot on the callboard in the theater lobby between Aug. 15 and 20. Actors are asked to prepare a contemporary monologue no longer than 60 seconds and a holiday or musical theater song no longer than 30 seconds.

For more information call Tom Smith, (505) 646-5479, or Mike Wise, (505) 646-5418.


NMSU THEATRE ARTS TO PRESENT PLAY ABOUT EINSTEIN
The New Mexico State University Department of Theatre Arts will present "Albert in Wonderland: A Fantasia on Einstein," written and performed by Jeremy Lawrence, in the Hershel Zohn Theatre at 8 p.m. Aug. 26 and 27 and at 2 p.m. Aug. 28. The play explores the life and loves of Albert Einstein.

For ticket information call (505) 646-4515.