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New Mexico State University events Feb. 27 - March 5

UNIVERSITY MUSEUM AT NMSU TO HOST FAMILY WORKSHOP


The University Museum will host educational Saturday Family Workshops from 10-11:30 a.m. and 2-3:30 p.m. on Feb. 27.

The project for both workshops will be "Yaqui Dance Rattles." All ages are welcome. Workshops are free to the public and materials are provided. Reservations are not required unless you are attending with a large group.

The University Museum is located inside Kent Hall on University Avenue at Solano Drive. For more information call (575) 646-5161 or visit http://www.nmsu.edu/museum

LIVE JAZZ NIGHTS CONTINUES AT THE PLAYER'S GRILL

The Player's Grill restaurant and bar will provide live jazz performance with Marty Olivas from 6-9 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 27, inside the New Mexico State University Golf Course Clubhouse.

Tickets for the show are $5 with a valid NMSU ID or $10 for general admission.

For more information and directions call (575) 646-2457 or visit http://nmsugolf.com/golf/proto/nmsugolf/players_grill/players_grill.html.

ZAC BROWN BAND COMING TO PAN AMERICAN CENTER

Voted "Best New Artist" at the 2010 Grammys and "Top New Vocal Group" at the Academy of Country Music Awards, the Zac Brown Band will bring "The Breaking Southern Ground Tour" to the New Mexico State University Pan American Center at 7 p.m. March 4.

For tickets and more information visit http://panam.nmsu.edu/Zac%20Brown%20Band.html.

ASTC AT NMSU PRESENTS 'THE EURYDICE PROJECT'

The American Southwest Theatre Company at New Mexico State University will present "The Eurydice Project" at 7 p.m. March 4 and 8 p.m. March 7, at the Hershel Zohn Theatre.

Orpheus must travel to the Underworld to save his bride, Eurydice. Can he save her soul and reunite with his love or is he doomed to lose her forever?

Times and ticket prices vary. For more information call (575) 646-4515 or visit http://theatre.nmsu.edu/astc/box_office.html.

CLABS AND IRI PRESENT IMMIGRATION CONFERENCE

The Center for Latin American and Border Studies and the International Relations Institute will present "Immigration Reform and Human Rights on the Border" conference March 4 and 5 at Anderson Hall Auditorium located on the south side of Stewart Street, near the corner of south Espina.

Speakers at the conference will include writer and photojournalist David Bacon and an exhibit of his work documenting immigrant lives in California, to be held at 3 p.m. March 4, at the Nason House located on University Avenue, directly across from FedEx Kinko's. The conference is free and open to the public.

For more information contact Neil Harvey at (575) 646-3220 or nharvey@nmsu.edu or Roberta Gran at (575) 646-7041 or rgran@nmsu.edu.

For full program details and speaker bios visit http://iri.nmsu.edu/immigration-reform-and-h.html.

NMSU STUDENT TO HOST 'THE SHOW OF TRADITION'

New Mexico State University student Adrianna Gallegos will host "The Show of Tradition" art show at 6:30 p.m. Friday, March 5, on the second floor of the NMSU Corbett Center Student Union.

The show will include catering, music and a local photographer documenting the show. All proceeds will be donated to a Honduras trip during the summer to teach an art class to the underprivileged.

Visit http://adriannagallegos.com/ for more information.