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13th Annual Portia White Gala Concert   

Date/Time:   Friday, November 30th, 2018, 7:30 pm   

Location: Faith Tabernacle, 6225 Summit St, Halifax

Tickets:  cost $20. Printed tickets can be obtained from chorale and band members, or reserved through the Medical Humanities office at (902) 494-1533 or medhuman@dal.ca

Each year a portion of the proceeds from this concert are directed towards the Nova Scotia Talent Trust’s Portia White Award to assist a young Nova Scotia voice student.

 The program features the Dalhousie Health Professions Chorale and the Sackville Concert Band; and 2016 Nova Scotia Talent Trust's Portia White award recipient, Shanice Skinner.

Poster  [pdf 246 kB]

 

Dalhousie Medical History Society Monthly Meeting

Date/Time: Monday December 3, 2018 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Location: University Club, Dalhousie University, 6259 South Street

Speakers and Topics:

  • Michael Wong- 'History of the Halifax Infirmary'
  • Mark Sadler- 'The General and the Neurosurgeon: The Relationship of General Currie and Wilder Penfield'

Cost: $30.00. Because of Catering Arrangements, We Require an Exact Head Count.  Cost for medical students and graduates, Faculty of Medicine, is covered by Medical Humanities-HEALS Program.

RSVP medhuman@dal.ca or (902-494-1533) NO LATER THAN 4:00 PM THURSDAY November 29, 2018.

SPACE IS LIMITED. RESERVATIONS ARE REQUIRED. STUDENTS WILL BE ACCEPTED ON A FIRST-COME, FIRST-SERVED BASIS.

Please note: registered students failing to cancel before cut-off time will be billed for the cost of the meal)

Poster [pdf 221 kB]

 

Tupper Concert Band’s Annual Christmas Concert

Date/Time: December 14, 7:00 pm

Location:  Saint Andrew's Church (corner of Robie and Coburg)

Admission: by donation at the door

Dr. Bernard Badley has been the Band’s conductor since it was formed in 1979. He will direct the band as it leads the audience in singing well-loved songs and carols and plays a variety of other seasonal favourites, many of which are set in unfamiliar (but attractive) arrangements.

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On Instagram at: https://www.instagram.com/daltupperband/?hl=en

On the web: http://tupperband.medicine.dal.ca

Poster