University announces event cancellations

3:48 p.m., April 30, 2009----Taking precautions as advised by the Delaware Division of Public Health in light of the recent incidents of influenza, the following University of Delaware events have been canceled. Some of the events listed may be rescheduled at a later date.

Thursday, April 30

UD's Professional Theatre Training Program: Canceling performances of A Doll House Thursday, April 30 through Sunday, May 3. These performances will be rescheduled to take place in early September and all tickets from the current performances will be honored for the new dates. The Theatre Box Office is currently contacting each ticketed patron with further information. The Resident Ensemble Players production of Noel Coward's Hay Fever will continue as scheduled May 8-10 and May 15-16. For further information, please contact the Theatre Box Office at (302) 831-2204 or send e-mail to [].

Department of English Caesura Reading and Awards ceremony: Canceled.

Vita Nova: Closed until Monday, May 4. Will be open for lunch on Monday.

Blue & Gold Club: Closed until Monday, May 4. Will be open for lunch on Monday.

University Museums: Closed until Monday, May 4. Mineralogical Museum opening reception to have been held May 2 will be rescheduled, although the Mineralogical Museum will be open to visitors from 1-4 p.m., Saturday and Sunday.

Ice Arenas: UD Ice Arenas will be closed to the public until noon, Monday, May 4. UD (academic) skating classes still be held. Outdoor Pool registrations will resume at noon, Monday, May 4.

Greek Semi-formal: Recommending students not attend.

Friday, May 1

Sigma Delta Pi Honor Society induction, canceled.

Easter Seals Training Group, Clayton Hall, 8 a.m.-6 p.m., canceled.

College of Engineering event, 10 a.m.-8 p.m., canceled.

FestivALL on The Green, noon-5 p.m., canceled.

MALS Student-Alumni Association Dinner to have been held in the Gore Hall rotunda has been canceled. The event will be rescheduled for the fall semester.

Named Professors Dinner, 7 p.m., rescheduled to fall 2009.

Delaware Repertory Dance, Mitchell Hall, 8 p.m., canceled.

Professional Theatre Training Program, performance of A Doll House, canceled.

Greek Late Night Party, Trabant University Center, canceled.

Friday and Saturday, May 1-2

Asian American Film Festival, canceled.

Softball, away at Hofstra. canceled

Friday and Sunday, May 1 and May 3

UD Opera Theatre Pirates of Penzance, Loudis Recital Hall, performances May 1 and May 3 postponed with new dates to be announced. Check UDaily next week for further information, or call (302) 831-2578.

Friday, Saturday and Sunday, May 1-3

Baseball, away at UNC Wilmington, canceled.

Saturday, May 2

Admissions tours for Saturday are canceled.

Weekend classes of the Community Music School have been postponed. Classes will be added to the end of each session. For private study lessons, check with your individual instructor to see if they plan to proceed with lessons.

Hens Hardwood Classic 3-on-3 basketball tournament, Carpenter Sports Building, has been postponed. For details, contact Tim DeSchriver at (302) 831-2737 or [].

Special Olympics event, Carpenter Sports Building, 8:30-noon, postponed.

Women's rowing (away), canceled.

Track meet, Delaware Fieldhouse, 11 a.m., canceled.

Mineralogical Museum exhibition reception, Penny Hall, 1-4 p.m., canceled.

Bus trip to Phillies Game, 4:30 p.m. canceled.

Delaware Youth for Christ event, Bob Carpenter Center, 5-9 p.m., canceled.

Professional Theatre Training Program, performance of A Doll House, canceled.

Saturday and Sunday, May 2-3

Relay for Life, Delaware Fieldhouse, noon-6 p.m., canceled.

E-52 Theatre, Bacchus, Perkins Student Center, 8 p.m., canceled.

Sunday, May 3

"Learn to Swim" swimming lessons at the Carpenter Sports Building are canceled.

International Film Series screening of I Served the King of England, 7:30 p.m., rescheduled to May 10.

MS Walk, outside of Perkins Student Center, 7 a.m-2 p.m., moving off campus.

Club Field Hockey (away at Rutgers), canceled.

Club Cycling (away at Penn State), canceled.

Gospelrama, Trabant University Center, 7 p.m., canceled.

Professional Theatre Training Program, performance of A Doll House, canceled.