PULLMAN, Wash. — Washington State University’s Mom’s Weekend 2002, set for April 12-14, has events scheduled for every member of the family.
The Spring Arts and Crafts Fair is planned for 10 a.m. – 9 p.m., April 12 and 9 a.m. – 5 p.m., April 13 on the Beasley Performing Arts Coliseum concourse.
The Student Recreation Center is hosting the Mom’s Fitness Frenzy with a $5 unlimited pass available for moms all weekend. The hours are 6 a.m. – 11 p.m., April 12; 9 a.m.- 11 p.m., April 13; and 10 a.m. – 11 p.m., April 14.
Work by graduating masters of fine arts students will be on display at the WSU Museum of Art. “A Century of Graduate Education” runs from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m., April 12, 13 and from 1 – 5 p.m., April 14.
The Regency Room’s dinner buffet is featuring a special Mom’s Weekend menu. The dinner is scheduled for 6 p.m., April 12. The cost is $14.95. To make reservations call (509) 335-8566.
Sigma Gamma Rho sorority is presenting “The Trip to Bountiful” at 7:30 p.m., April 12, 13 at Gladish Little Theatre. Tickets cost $8 and are available by calling (509) 332-8406 or at the box office.
Associated Students of WSU Films is showing “Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone” at 7:30 p.m. and 10:30 p.m., April 12, 13 and at 4 p.m., April 14. It is playing in the Compton Union Building Auditorium, and the cost is $2.
The Diablo Ballet is a charismatic performance set for 8 p.m., April 12, in Beasley Coliseum. Dancers are from New York City, St. Petersburg and Universal Ballet companies. Festival Dance and Performing Arts is sponsoring the show. Adult tickets are $18-$22, students are $12-$16 and children 12 and under are $10-$12. For tickets call (509) 335-1514.
“The Marriage of Bette and Boo” will be performed at 8 p.m., April 12, and 2 p.m. and 8 p.m., April 13, in Daggy Hall’s Wadleigh Theatre. The play is a dark comedy about a strange family written by Christopher Durand. Tickets are $8 for adults, $6 for seniors and $4 for students. For reservations call (509) 335-7236.
The WSU Fire Department’s pancake feed will be at 7 a.m. – 1 p.m., April 13, at the fire station, located across from the CUB. The cost is $5 for adults, $2 for ages 6-12 and children under 5 are free. For ticket information call 335-5321.
The 2002 Mom of the Year Award will be announced at the Mom’s Weekend Brunch sponsored by the Mom’s Weekend Committee. The event is planned for 10 a.m., April 13, in the CUB Ballroom. Advance ticket purchase is required. For more information, contact the Women’s Resource Center, (509) 335-6849.
Cougar fans can see the Cougar Football team scrimmage at 10 a.m., April 13, in Martin Stadium. Admission is free.
All day long on April 13, WSU Track and Field hosts the University of Idaho and Eastern Washington University. Come support the Cougars at this action packed track meet.
The Hawaii Club is sponsoring “Bringing Hawaii to You” the annual Hawaiian Luau. It is scheduled for 11 a.m.- 3 p.m., April 13, at the WSU Student Recreation Center. Adults are $15 and children are $12. For ticket information call Nicole Yamashita at (509) 334-1272.
The 13th Annual Mom’s Weekend Step Show presented by Kappa Alpha Psi, will be held at 1 p.m., April 13, at Beasley Coliseum. For ticket information, call (509) 335-1514.
A pop concert will be performed by Crimson Revue at 2 p.m., April 13. It is a mixture of current and traditional popular songs. Admission is free and the event is at Gladish Auditorium.
The WSU Theatre Department is sponsoring “Dancing at Lughnasa” a celebration of women and dance. The event is scheduled for 8 p.m., April 13, at Daggy Hall’s R.R. Jones Theatre. For ticket information call (509) 335-7447.
April 13 night can be capped off by catching the performance of author, actor and comedian Bill Cosby. Cosby tailors his comedic style after masters of jazz who find innovative ways to express the same theme throughout their work. The performance is scheduled for 8:30 p.m., April 13, at Beasley Coliseum. Tickets are $26.50 and $29.50. For more information call 335-1514.
On April 14 the WSU Horticulture Club will be hosting their annual plant sale from 8 a.m. – 2 p.m. at Beasley Coliseum. It will feature fuchsia baskets, bedding plants and vegetables all grown by the Horticulture Club.
There are many other activities and open houses planned for the weekend. For more information and maps visit the CUB, WSU Police, WSU Visitor’s Center, Pullman Chamber of Commerce or campus living groups. Questions can be directed to the Women’s Resource Center at (509) 335-6849.