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Wednesday, Jan 11, 2012

My UNI Weekend is a digest of weekend (Thursday - Sunday) entertainment and recreation opportunities at UNI, mailed on Thursday mornings during fall and spring semesters. Submission deadline is noon, Wednesday. Submissions will be rejected if sponsorship by a university department, program or organization is not clear.

THURSDAY EVENTS

UNI WOMEN'S BASKETBALL 'DOLLAR NIGHT' - THURSDAY JAN. 12

The UNI Women's Basketball team will take on Indiana State at 7 p.m. in the McLeod Center.

FREE PLANETARIUM SHOW

Planetarium shows at 7 and 8 p.m., Thursday, Jan. 12, lasting about 30 minutes each, in 105 LAT.  Free and open to the the public.

FOOTLOOSE

CAB welcomes you back from break with the new movie "Footloose." Come to the Maucker Union Coffeehouse at 9:30 p.m., Thursday, Jan. 12  for the first event of the year. Free pop and popcorn provided.

FRIDAY EVENTS

MODERN MOTIVES ART EXHIBITION

"Modern Motives" is a student-curated invitational exhibition open through Feb. 1 in the UNI Gallery of Art, KAB. Admission is free. Hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Friday.

PANTHER PREGAME PALOOZA

Students are invited to get their hand stamped in their hall lobby beginning at 6 p.m., Friday, Jan. 13 and travel to the McLeod Center for free food and prizes before the men's basketball team takes on Missouri State. Students must receive a hand stamp in their residence hall in order to enter the tailgate area. Must be present to win prizes.

ATHLETICS

UNI Wrestling takes on Wisconsin at 7 p.m., Friday, Jan. 13, in the West Gym.

Men's Basketball takes on Missouri State at 7 p.m., Friday, Jan. 13, in the McLeod Center. 

COMMUNITY EVENTS

SATURDAY EVENTS

MUSIC EDUCATION WORKSHOP

School of Music instructor of music education Michelle Swanson will coordinate this workshop starting at 8 a.m., Saturday, Jan. 14, in Davis Hall, GBPAC. For more information, contact Michelle Swanson.

MODERN MOTIVES ART EXHIBITION

"Modern Motives" is a student-curated invitational exhibition open through Feb. 1 in the UNI Gallery of Art, KAB. Admission is free. Hours are noon to 5 p.m., Saturday.

ATHLETICS

Women's basketball takes on Illinois State at 3 p.m., Saturday, Jan. 14, in the McLeod Center.

SUNDAY EVENTS

MODERN MOTIVES ART EXHIBITION

"Modern Motives" is a student-curated invitational exhibition open through Feb. 1 in the UNI Gallery of Art, KAB. Admission is free. Hours are noon to 5 p.m., Sunday.

MONTY PYTHON'S SPAMALOT

Winner of the 2005 Tony Award for “Best Musical,” Monty Python’s "Spamalot" is the outrageous new musical comedy lovingly ripped off from the film classic "Monty Python and The Holy Grail." Spamalot tells the tale of King Arthur and his Knights of the Round Table as they embark on their quest for the Holy Grail. Flying cows, killer rabbits, taunting Frenchmen and show-stopping musical numbers are just a few of the reasons to see "Spamalot." Shows will be held at 2 and 7:30 p.m., Sunday, Jan. 15, in the GBPAC.