August 2014 Events

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Sunday, August 3

Concerts in the Park series - Metropolitan Transit Authority, Bronson Park, rain location is First Baptist Church, 315 W. Michigan Ave. in Kalamazoo, 4 p.m. Free.

Wednesday, August 6

Mixer on the Mall - Blue Effect, South Kalamazoo Mall, 5 to 7:30 p.m. Admission $1.

Thursday, August 7

Ribfest - Erika Scherry, The Bronk Brothers, James Wesley, Arcadia Creek Festival Place, 11 a.m. to 12:30 a.m. Admission free before 4 p.m., $10 after.

Friday, August 8

Ribfest - The Bronk Brothers, Rock Your Vote, HairMania, Dennis DeYoung: The Music of Styx, Wicked Jones, Arcadia Creek Festival Place, 11 a.m. to 1:30 a.m. Admission free before 4 p.m., $10 after.

Saturday, August 9

Ribfest - Kalamazoo Academy of Rock, Whiskey Trip, Vintage Blue, Honesty and the Liars, Kari Lynch Band, Shenandoah, Beyond Sight, Arcadia Creek Festival Place, 11 a.m. to 1:30 a.m. Admission free before 4 p.m., $10 after.

Sunday, August 10

Concerts in the Park series - Seventh Son, Bronson Park, rain location is First Baptist Church, 315 W. Michigan Ave. in Kalamazoo, 4 p.m. Free.

Wednesday, August 13

Surplus sale - Activity Therapy Building, 1 to 3 p.m. Free admission.
Mixer on the Mall - Big Boss Blues, South Kalamazoo Mall, 5 to 7:30 p.m. Admission $1.

Thursday, August 14

International Conference on African Development - “The Challenges of Good Governance and Leadership for Sustainable Development in African States,” 2028 Brown Hall, times vary. Free, registration required.

Friday, August 15

International Conference on African Development - “The Challenges of Good Governance and Leadership for Sustainable Development in African States,” 2028 Brown Hall, times vary. Free, registration required.
Summer II term ends
Leadership and Involvement Conference - two-day conference for WMU students, Radisson Plaza Hotel, Kalamazoo, 11 a.m. to 9:30 p.m. Fees vary; registration required.
WMU Community Golf Outing - Eastern Hills Golf Club, 6075 E. G Ave., Kalamazoo, 2:15 p.m. start, 1:30 p.m. check-in. Register by Aug. 1, $60.

Saturday, August 16

International Conference on African Development - “The Challenges of Good Governance and Leadership for Sustainable Development in African States,” 2028 Brown Hall, times vary. Free, registration required.
Leadership and Involvement Conference - two-day conference for WMU students, Radisson Plaza Hotel, Kalamazoo, 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Fees vary; registration required.

Sunday, August 17

Concerts in the Park series - Lake Effect Jazz Band, Bronson Park, rain location is First Baptist Church, 315 W. Michigan Ave. in Kalamazoo, 4 p.m. Free.

Tuesday, August 19

Summer II term final grades due by noon
Broncos men's soccer vs. Cornerstone - WMU Soccer Complex, 5 p.m. Free.

Wednesday, August 20

Mixer on the Mall - Fly Paper, South Kalamazoo Mall, 5 to 7:30 p.m. Admission $1.

Sunday, August 24

Concerts in the Park series - The Verve Pipe, Bronson Park, rain location is First Baptist Church, 315 W. Michigan Ave. in Kalamazoo, 4 p.m. Free.

Wednesday, August 27

Surplus sale - Activity Therapy Building, 1 to 3 p.m. Free admission.

Thursday, August 28

Matriculation - for the Class of 2018, Miller Auditorium, 5 to 6:15 p.m.

Friday, August 29

Broncos men's soccer vs. Detroit - WMU Soccer Complex, 5 p.m. Free.