Beach Connection Magazine : Fall 2017 Spring 2017 - Page 10

• Upcoming Alumni & University Events The Beach has an array of activities and events for you to experience. Here is a small sampling. – – – Dodger Stadium Preferred Reserve $30 All-You-Can-Eat Right Field Pavilion $48 Show your Beach Pride and cheer on the National League West Champions as they take on their Southern California rival. All tickets include a limited- edition Beach-themed Dodgers cap; All-You-Can-Eat tickets include unlimited Dodger Dogs, popcorn, peanuts, nachos, soda and water. We expect tickets to sell very quickly! For more information contact Laura Romero at 562.985.7022 or or visit ■ CSU Washington, D.C. Alumni Reception Tue., April 4, 5:30-7:30 p.m. – The City Club of Washington – $25 Thu., March 23, 6 p.m.-8 p.m. Meet fellow alumni from the CSU and enjoy an evening of networking featuring Major General Barbara C. Brannon, former Assistant Air Force Surgeon General for Medical Force Development and Nursing. For more information or to RSVP visit www.calstate. edu/alumni/events/dc.shtml. – The Boathouse on the Bay – Members $20, Non-Members $25 ■ Dirtbags Frank Brothers Exhibit at the UAM Frank Brothers: The Store that Modernized Modern ■ Now through Sun., April 9 – University Art Museum – Free From the mid-20th century onward, the Long Beach-based Frank Bros. emporium was at the forefront of modern furni- ture sales and marketing in the United States. In its heyday, Frank Bros. was the primary U.S. source for the most coveted mid-century design including Stacy Dukes, Alvar Aalto, Charles and Ray Eames, Van Keppel Green, Bruno Mathsson among others. Frank Bros. also designed the interiors for more than half the Case Study Houses featured in Arts & Architecture magazine, helping define a modernism that was 10 BE ACH CONNEC TION quintessentially Southern Californian. For informa- tion visit uam or call 562.985.5761. ■ Recent Alumni Mixer Mix, mingle, and network in Long Beach with fellow grads. Enjoy great company and views of the Los Alamitos Bay. For more information contact Christopher Gutierrez at 562.985.5880 or Christopher. or visit ■ Beach Family Day @ Dodger Stadium, Dodgers vs. San Diego Padres Tue., April 4, 7:10 p.m. Baseball vs. USC Trojans Tue., April 4, 6 p.m. – Blair Field – $8-$13 See the Dirtbags play the Trojans in this key mid-season match-up. Visit for tickets or call 562.985.4949. ■ CSU New York/Tri-State Alumni Reception Thu., April 6, 5:30-7:30 p.m. – University Club of New York – $25 Join fellow California State University alumni for an evening of networking and hear guest speaker Sandra Jackson- Dumont, Chair of Education at the Metropolitan Museum of Art. For more information or to RSVP, visit alumni/events/newyork.shtml. . ■ Bob Cole Conservatory Opera Institute Presents Massenet’s Chérubin Fri.-Sun., April 7-9 – University Theatre – $15/$25 Experience CSULB’s renowned Opera Institute! The comic opera Chérubin continues the story of young Cherubino after his appearance in Mozart’s Marriage of Figaro. Chérubin— still a slave to his romantic infatuations—now comes to us via the sumptuous melodies of turn-of-the-century France. In French with English superti- tles. For more information visit tory or call 562.985.7000. ■ Bob Cole Conservatory of Music, Multi-Piano Extravaganza Sat., Apr. 8, 4 p.m. – Daniel Recital Hall – $10/$15 This musical celebration features the entire Bob Cole Conservatory piano faculty, joined by award-winning alumni and students perform- ing memorable classics to benefit the Keyboard Studies program. Original works and arrangements for one to five pianos. Reception to follow. For more information visit or call 562.985.7000. You're Invited