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Monday

July 28, 1997
9:56 am

Civil-War era letters discovered at Bates

During the recent renovation of a Bates-owned house on 31 Frye St. in Lewiston, construction workers discovered six Civil-War era letters exchanged between former Lewiston resident Uriah Balkam and his wife, Annie.

Saturday

July 26, 1997
9:45 am

Paula Josa-Jones performace works to perform at Bates Dance Festival

Paula Josa-Jones Performance Works will perform in concert at the Bates Dance Festival, Northern New England’s leading contemporary dance presenting and training program, at 8 p.m. July 29, in Schaeffer Theatre, 305 College St.

Friday

July 25, 1997
9:23 am

Percussive dance featured at Dance Festival

As the highlight of the Bates Dance Festival 1997 season, an international ensemble of dancers will perform “HOT FEET: An Evening of Percussive Dance from Around the World” at 8 p.m. Aug. 8, at the Lewiston Middle School, located on Central Avenue.

Tuesday

July 22, 1997
9:16 am

The Bates Dance Festival presents 'East Meets West'

The Bates Dance Festival presents East Meets West at 8 p.m. Aug. 5, in the Olin Arts Center Concert Hall, 75 Russell St. Admission is $5.

Friday

July 18, 1997
9:12 am

The Bates Dance Festival presents 'The Composers Concert'

The Bates Dance Festival presents The Composers Concert at 7:30 p.m. Aug. 3, in the Olin Art Center Concert Hall, 75 Russell St.

Wednesday

July 16, 1997
9:05 am

David Dorfman Dance returns to Bates Dance Festival

David Dorfman Dance returns to The Bates Dance Festival, northern New England’s leading contemporary dance presenting and training program, in a concert at 8 p.m. Aug. 1 and Aug. 2, in Schaeffer Theatre, 305 College St.

Tuesday

July 15, 1997
8:48 am

Hampden student receives travel grants

Paul A. Howard of Hampden, Maine, a senior history major at Bates College, has been awarded research grants by the Harry S. Truman Library Institute and the Eisenhower World Affairs Institute.

Friday

July 11, 1997
4:19 pm

Bates Dance Festival presents the high voltage hip-hop senasation Rennie Harris PureMovement

Rennie Harris PureMovement, an electrifying eight member dance company rooted in hip-hop culture, will perform two powerful new works at The Bates Dance Festival, northern New England’s leading contemporary dance presenting and training program, at 8 p.m July 25 and July 26, in Schaeffer Theatre, 305 College St.

Thursday

July 10, 1997
4:11 pm

Casco Bay Tummlers to perform

The Casco Bay Tummlers, a band specializing in a lively brand of Jewish and Gypsy folk music from Eastern Europe known as klezmer, will perform at 6 p.m. July 31. The concert, part of the Bates College Midsummer Lakeside Concert Series, will be held on the open-air terrace overlooking Lake Andrews. The public is invited and admission is free.

Thursday

July 10, 1997
4:11 pm

Chamber music series to be held at Bates

Bates College will present a new series of indoor chamber music concerts this summer. The series consists of four evening…