Bill Shepherd, associate professor of music, (319) 273-2118
Vicki Grimes, University Marketing & Public Relations, (319) 273-2761
CEDAR FALLS, Iowa -- The University of Northern Iowa's Pi Kappa Lambda honorary music fraternity will host a Big Band fundraiser Saturday, Oct. 18, at Electric Park Ballroom in Waterloo. Dance lessons will be given by Kathleen Kerr, UNI professor of physical education, from 7-8 p.m. Bill Shepherd's Big Band will perform from 8-11 p.m. Shepherd is an associate professor of music at UNI.
Proceeds will support students selected for membership in Pi Kappa Lambda. All money raised will help provide monetary awards and purchase music books and other items. Tickets can be purchased in advance for $12 at the Gallagher-Bluedorn Performing Arts Center (GBPAC), or at Electric Park Ballroom for $15. For more information, contact the GBPAC at (319) 273-7469 or toll free at 877-549-7469.