Office ofAlumni and Constituent Relations

Upcoming Events

This is just a sampling of some of the great events that are happening this month. If you are in the area please stop by and join us for any of these events! Check the PLU campus calendar for a complete listing of events.

Community Events - Lectures and Films - Music - Lutes Here and There

Community Events

June 13th - Fruit Festival
11:30am - 1:00pm
Red Square
Join us for the 2012 Fruit Festival on Red Square!

Lectures and Films

June 9th - Star Party - Tacoma Astronomical Society
8:00pm – 10:00pm
Morken Center 103: Public Events Room
Learning Is ForEver/L.I.F.E. offers a class to the community titled "Star Party". Tacoma Astronomical Society will give instruction in Morken #103, then we'll walk the short distance to the W.M. Keck Observatory to observe the night sky. Class fees for adults - $10, for youths 16 and under - $2 each. FREE to all PLU students, staff and faculty.

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June 18th-20th - Summer Theological Conference 
Spiritual Formation in the Home
Participants will explore changes in the American home over the past fifty years, examining practices which nuture a robust faith in the domestic church.


June 8th - Harp at PLU - Past, Present & Future
8:00pm – 9:00pm

Lagerquist Concert Hall
Tickets: Free.

Lutes Here and There

This section will list events that Lutes are involved in around the world. PLU does not control the content or activities involved in the event listed below. We are merely sharing the opportunity with you. If you are involved in something that you would like other Lutes to know about please drop us a line at and we will be sure to get it in the next issue.

Angela Meade '01
June 16th
Gala Opera Opening of the Astoria (Oregon) Music Festival
Angela sings the role of Norma in the opera Norma.

Christian Powers '07
July 20th
Capitol Hill Block Party, Seattle
Christian performs in the band Colonies who will take the Barboza Stage during Capitol Hill Block Party. For more information on Colonies click here.

Kirsten deLohr Helland '10
July 21st - August 19th
5th Avenue Theater, Seattle

Benjamin Harris '98
July 21st
Bellini's opera Capuleti e i Montecchi
67th International Music Festival at Caramoor, Katonah, New York
Benjamin sings the role of Lorenzo.