July 2017 Events
Tuesday, July 4
U.S. Independence Day—No classes. Many WMU offices closed.
Wednesday, July 5
Friday, July 7
Cycling clinics—On-bike clinics on group riding and racing for men, women and children, 4717 Campus Drive, WMU Business Technology and Research Park, 6 p.m. Pre-registration is free; $10 the day of the clinic.
Saturday, July 8
CyclingLawyer.com Criterium—4717 Campus Drive, WMU Business Technology and Research Park, several bike races beginning at 8 a.m. Registration required to participate in races. Spectators welcome free of charge.
Golf outing—Fourth annual Max and Lisa Herrera Memorial Golf Outing, Ridgeview Golf Course, 10360 W. Main St., shotgun start at 9 a.m. Registration fee of $65 per golfer includes golf, cart and meal. All proceeds benefit the memorial scholarship.
Wednesday, July 12
Lecture—"Conversations and Collaborations; Objectives, and Obligations: Building and Sustaining Meaningful University—Community Partnerships in Context," Dr. Jonathan Bush, English, Niles District Library, 620 East Main St., Niles, 7 p.m. Free.
Monday, July 17
Activate: Midwest New Play Festival—Gilmore Theatre Complex, 4 p.m. Free.
Wednesday, July 19
Showcase—Featuring WMU Aging Services' new Mind Aerobics™ suite of cognitive exercise programs, which will be offered to the public starting this fall, Heritage Hall, 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. Free; a brief presentation will be followed by demonstrations and light refreshments.
Lecture—"Braiding Knowledge: Community-Based Archaeology with Turkish and Native American Communities," Dr. Sonya Atalay, University of Massachusetts-Amherst, Niles District Library, 620 East Main St., Niles, 7 p.m. Free.
Friday, July 21
Broncos Night Out Series—Improv night with Crawlspace Eviction, Heritage Hall Grand Lawn, show begins at 7 p.m. Free; snacks and beverages for the first 250 guests. No alcohol permitted.
Wednesday, July 26
Lecture—"Negotiating Multiple Communities Surrounding (Literally and Figuratively) the Stone Street Recovery and Repatriation Project in Downtown Flint, Mich.," Dr. Beverley Smith, University of Michigan- Flint, Niles District Library, 620 East Main St., Niles, 7 p.m. Free.