Summer in the City Music

DV8 Stage [The Buncher Lot along S. Pennsylvania Ave]:

12:00 – 12:30 The Bleil Brothers Quintet
12:45 – 1:15 Diamond Shapes
1:30 – 2:00 Habatat
2:15 – 2:45 Household Stories
3:00 – 3:30 Yrs
3:45 – 4:15 The Fledgelings
4:30 – 5:00 So Death Cannot Find Me
5:15 – 5:45 Elliot Swauger 
6:00 – 6:30 Xavier in the Doghouse
6:45 – 7:15 Vostok
7:30 – 8:00 Essential Machine 
8:15 – 8:45 Great Ancient Trees

See next post for Summer in the City details!

An Artist’s Lot

Artists, Crafters and Makers are wanted to take part in Greensburg’s Summer in the City

“An Artist’s Lot”. Summer in the City is a citywide outdoor festival celebrating the arts, the summer and the city of Greensburg. Join musicians, street performers, poets and more. $15.00 reserves you an 8’ x 17’ parking space to display and sell your work. For further information and application:a href=”mailto:GBA.info@gmail.com”greensburgba.info@gmail.com/a or phone a href=”tel:724-689-0040″724-689-0040/a

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SIG: What’s Your Game?

Saturday, April 19th, 2014 at 11:00 am

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“Life games reflect life aims. And the games men choose to play indicate not only their type, but also their level of inner development. [DeRopp, a biochemist, used the term game not to denote frivolity but as "a trial of strength or a trial of wits played within a matrix which is defined by rules."] Following Thomas Szasz (more or less) we can divide life games into object games and meta-games. Object games can be thought of as games played for the attainment of material things, primarily money or the objects which money can buy. Meta-games are played for intangibles such as knowledge or the “salvation of the soul.” In our culture object games predominate. In earlier cultures meta-games predominated. To the players of meta-games, object games have always seemed shallow and futile, an attitude summarized in the Gospel saying: “What shall it profit a man if he gain the whole world and lose his own soul?” To the players of object games, meta-games seem fuzzy and ill- defined, involving nebulous concepts like beauty, truth or salvation.”

~From The Master Game by Robert S. DeRopp

Which games are you playing?

We’ll discuss this topic at our next Self-Inquiry Group meeting on Saturday, April 19th, 2014 at 11:00 am in the DV8 Espresso Bar/Art Gallery, 208 South Pennsylvania Ave. Greensburg, Pa. 15601. Call 724-219-0804 for information.

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