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Fab Four to Appear at Wallace Hall/Be the Match & Blood Drives

The second concert to be presented by the Gadsden Live Performance Series Consortium will feature The Fab Four on Friday, February 22.  The performance series is a joint project between the Gadsden Cultural Arts

 

Foundation, The Gadsden Times, and Gadsden State.  All events will be held at the Wallace Hall Fine Arts Center located on the Wallace Drive Campus in Gadsden.

The Fab Four’s stage show includes three costume changes representing every era of the Beatles ever-changing career. This tribute to the Beatles has played to audiences around the world, including Japan, Australia, France, Hong Kong, the United Kingdom, Germany, Mexico and Brazil.  Hear record-perfect live performances of such classics as “Can’t Buy Me Love,” “Yesterday,” “A Day In The Life,” “Twist And Shout,” “Here Comes The Sun,” and “Hey Jude.”

Tickets are on sale now and may be purchased at the Hardin Center for Cultural Arts, by phone at 256-543-ARTS, online at www.gadsdenlive.org, or at the Wallace Hall Fine Arts Center on the day of the show. Gadsden State President Raymond W. Staats said, “The response to the Ricky Skaggs performance, the first in this inaugural series, was great and we are hard at work planning an even bigger series for the 2013-2014 season. We would like to thank our Consortium partners for making this and future events possible.” For more information about the Gadsden Live Performance series, contact John Longshore at 256-549-8475 or email jlongshore@gadsdenstate.edu.

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EDUCATION BRIEFS

Blood Drive & Be The Match Donor Program at GSCC

The Gadsden State Community College SGA and American Red Cross will sponsor a  blood drive from 8:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Tuesday, February 19 at Beck Field House on the Wallace Drive Campus in Gadsden.  Students, faculty, staff, and community members are invited to participate. All donors will receive a Red Cross donor t-shirt for their participation. In addition to the blood drive, Radiologic Technology students are sponsoring a Be The Match® drive for potential bone marrow donors.  The Be The Match® Foundationis operated by the National Marrow Donor Program®, a nonprofit organization that educates healthcare professionals, conducts research and matches donors with patients.  A non-invasive survey is required to get on the donor list. For more information contact Dr. Judy Hill at 256-549-8329 or jhill@gadsdenstate.edu.

 

 

 

 

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