Come celebrate the last week of August with Truman State and the Kirksville Community! We’ve got an entire week of events planned to ease you back into fall. If you like art, music, literature, comedy, movies or spray paint– This is the place for you!
MONDAY @ 7:30 : Record listening party and Aquadome History 101
Bring your records and we’ll bring the KV punk zines from the ‘90s! Come check out old photos including (but not limited to): metal bands hurling flour from BMX bikes, the aquadome as a communal living center, Buggie and Feed store at 121 N. Main from the 1800s– all while listening to a riveted disk spin around! FREE!
TUESDAY @ 7:30: Truman Poetry Slam Team Performs
The best of the best! Beats, beets, and even Beats by Dre are encouraged to attend! Poems: Bring ‘em if you’ve got’em! FREE!
WEDNESDAY @ 7:30: Showing “Plan 9 From Outer Space”
Who can only afford public domain movies? We can! and we have popcorn! This will involve Aliens resurrecting dead humans as zombies and vampires to stop human kind from creating the Solaranite (a sort of sun-driven bomb)! FREE!
THURSDAY @ 7:30: Open Mic Night
You get the idea! Comedy, poetry, singer/songwritery, you name it. The Aquadome even has a piano for you to show off (tuning quality not guaranteed, but we promise to be impressed)! FREE!
FRIDAY @ 8:00: FRIENDS SHOW
Meet up with old ones and make new ones, this is the place to do it! Three long-time friend-bands of the Aquadome are traveling miles from around the midwest just for tonight!
Holy Posers (Cape Girardeau, MO)
Dubb Nubb (Columbia, MO)
MR NASTI (Fairfield, IA)
Experience the smash-bang fusion when three bands combine a funky, earthy, indie, psychedelic, all-good, positive, ifyou’renotsweatingyou’renotdancing vibe for this one night! I promise you’ll want to be there! Sponsored by KTRM. Doors open at 8pm, show begins at 8:30. Admission: $3.
SATURDAY @ noon: Community Aquadome meeting
Do you like what you see? Got any cool ideas you want to try out? Join us this afternoon, or forever! FREE! (?)
SUNDAY @ 6:00: Potluck Show
We know the dining halls won’t give you this kind of show! Come share your food and/or eat ours while you listen to a stellar lineup of live music!
Grbac (Kirksville, MO)
Kyle Hall (New Lenox, IL)
Little Ruckus (Fairfield, IA)
Sponsored by KTRM. Admission: $3.
ALSO: If you like to save money and stuff– you can grab a ticket to both the Friday and Sunday shows for only $5!
We can’t wait to see you there!