Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Mars Hill University lists upcoming events for January

Friday, January 19

Winter's Tune
Time: 7:00 p.m.
Location: Broyhill Chapel
Award-winning duo Zoe & Cloyd will be joined by Lillian Chase and Rhiannon Ramsey for old-time fiddling and mountain harmonies. Tickets are $16 in advance and $18 at the door.
Special pricing for senior citizens, military, and MHU employees. MHU students are free with ID card. For more information, call (828) 689-1115 or email lweinstein@mhu.edu. Sponsored by the Liston B. Ramsey Center for Regional Studies.
The concert originally was scheduled to be held on December 8, 2017, but was postponed due to wintry weather. Tickets purchased for the canceled December date will be honored in January. People who purchased tickets for the December date but who cannot attend the rescheduled concert may contact www.brownpapertickets.com for a full refund.


Tuesday, January 23

Crossroads Chapel Service
Time: 11:00 a.m.
Location: Broyhill Chapel
Aileen Lawrimore, Minister with Youth and Children at Weaverville First Baptist Church

Music Faculty Recital
Time: 7:30 p.m.
Location: Broyhill Chapel
Duo music recital featuring music professors Alan Theisen on saxophone and Misty Theisen on flute.


Wednesday, January 24

Signing of Agreement Between MHU and EBCI
Time: 3:00 p.m.
Location: Blackwell Hall, first floor lobby Mars Hill University President Dan Lunsford and Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians Principal Chief Richard Sneed will sign documents to renew an ongoing cooperative relationship between the university and the tribe.


Sunday, January 28

Music Recital
Time: 3:30 p.m.
Location: Broyhill Chapel
Guest artist recital featuring Jeanette Fontaine (mezzo-soprano) and Jackie Edwards-Henry (piano), both members of the music faculty at Mississippi State University.



The Civil War In the Southern Highlands: A Human Perspective Exhibit runs through March 4, 2018 Rural Heritage Museum This exhibition presents an account, using rare original letters and newly-discovered documents, of the personal struggles of the people living in Madison County and the Southern Appalachian Mountains during the middle of the 19th century.
Museum hours are Tuesday through Sunday from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., and by appointment.

MHU Lions Home Athletics

Saturday, January 20
Women's Basketball vs. Wingate, 2:00 p.m.
Men's Basketball vs. Wingate, 4:00 p.m.

Wednesday, January 24
Women's Basketball vs. Carson-Newman, 6:00 p.m.
Men's Basketball vs. Carson-Newman, 8:00 p.m.

Saturday, January 27
Men's and Women's Swimming vs. Milligan & Warren Wilson, 2:00 p.m.
Women's Basketball vs. Newberry, 2:00 p.m.
Men's Basketball vs. Newberry, 4:00 p.m.

All events are free and open to the public, unless otherwise noted.

For more information, contact Mike Thornhill, Director of Communications, (828) 689-1298, mthornhill@mhu.edu

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