Wire Watch: April 18th to 25th

Emma Chung, A&E Editor

Thursday, April 18th 4:00-7:00 pm in Reid Ballroom

Love roller-skating or have always wanted to try? Join WEB as they transform the Reid Ballroom into a Glow Roller Rink for one afternoon only. Roller skates will be provided, so come skate off your stress!


Friday, April 19th 5:30-7:30 pm in Sheehan Gallery

Come celebrate the artistic talents of Whitman seniors at the Studio Art Thesis Opening. After many months of hard work, this year’s graduating seniors are ready to share their art. Enjoy snacks while you stare mesmerizingly at all the beautiful artwork displayed in the space.


Friday, April 19th 7:00-9:00 pm in Reid Ballroom

Do you, like many Whitties, enjoy indie-pop music? Rock out with indie band Japanese Breakfast, and don’t miss out on the opening act, Whitman’s very own sophomore Claire McHale.


Saturday, April 20th 10:00-5:00 pm in front of Memorial Hall

A fan of the Renaissance era? Participate in the 50th annual Renaissance Faire! This event is free and family-friendly, so bring the whole team! Enjoy live music and theater performances, unicycle jousting, and many talented local merchants and performers.


Saturday, April 20th 7:30-9:30 pm in the Reid Ballroom

Don’t miss out on the annual Taste of Africa celebration! This year’s theme is African fashion, and features designs with an African fashion designer based in New York. This year’s event also includes performances food from many regions in Africa, as well as performances by Whitman students, club members and students from the Walla Walla University.