This new program for K-5 students will feature Chinese language education, activities and games. The camp will take place 8-11:30 a.m. July 31-Aug. 4. Cost is $25 per student. To register, contact the Confucius Institute at 605-626-3293 or email@example.com by July 21. Learn more at NSU Confucius Institute.
Aberdeen’s second annual COLLEGEpalooza is a back-to-school celebration for Northern State University and Presentation College students. Events will begin at 4 p.m. in downtown Aberdeen.
This year’s schedule will include:
4-6 p.m.: Business walk
5:30 p.m.: Guns ’n Hoses Tug of War
5:45 p.m.: Scholarship drawings
Northern State University has chosen the No. 1 New York Times bestseller “Salt to the Sea” as its 2017 common read. Author Ruta Sepetys will deliver NSU’s annual Common Read Lecture at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 4, in the Johnson Fine Arts Center Theater. The event is free and open to the public. Read more about the 2017 Common Read Lecture.
The Aberdeen University/Civic Symphony will present its 2017-18 Season Opening Concert at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 4 in the Northern State University Johnson Fine Arts Center. The concert will feature Antonín Dvořák’s Cello Concerto in B Minor with Dr. Wesley Baldwin. Baldwin performs throughout the United States and Europe as a soloist and chamber musician. This will be his second appearance with the AUCS. A Professor of Cello at the University of Tennessee, his passionate and charismatic performances have garnered critical acclaim. Tickets: $18/adults, students free. For information, visit www.aberdeensymphony.org or call 605-626-2497.
The one and only Moscow Ballet Great Russian Nutcracker will return to Aberdeen on Monday, Nov. 27, 7 p.m. at Northern State University School of Fine Arts. Tickets are now on sale. Tickets start at $28. Platinum Experience tickets feature artist Meet N Greet and branded gift items; Gold Circle Gift Packages include branded gift items. Groups of 10 or more and Girl Scout troops receive discounts by calling 1-800-320-1733. Discounts are offered for seniors 65 and older, active and inactive armed services, and Motorclub members are available from www.nutcracker.com/buy-tickets. Single tickets in Aberdeen are available at www.nutcracker.com/buy-tickets, or call Ticketmaster at 1-800-745-3000. Read more here.