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The San Marcos Public Library and San Marcos Activity Center will host the Thomas Rivera Award Literature Fair Sept. 26.

For the undecided major

Texas State will host its 7th annual Majors Fair Sept. 23 from 12 p.m.-3:30 p.m. in the LBJ Student Center Ballroom. The event gives undergrads the opportunity to speak with faculty, staff and other students about the different degree programs the university has to offer.  The event is free and open to students with a valid Texas State ID.

For the literature fan

The Tomás Rivera Award Literature Fair will take place Sept. 26 from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. at the San Marcos Public Library and San Marcos Activity Center as part of this year’s Common Experience program. The fair commemorates the 20th anniversary of the Tomás Rivera Mexican American Children's Book Award and will include student presentations, a parade and book readings by award-winning authors. The event is free and open to the public.

For the classical guitar admirer

Mark Anthony will perform a classical guitar showcase Sept. 23 at 8 p.m. in the Performing Arts Center. The composer has won numerous awards for his composition abilities and his two original albums have been featured on radio stations such as Classical Guitar Alive. The event is open to the public. Tickets are $5 for students and $10 for adults and can be purchased online or at the door.

For the movie buff

Classic movies set in Texas are the subject of a new exhibition at The Wittliff Collections. Items on display include screenplays, photos, props, wardrobe pieces and a variety of other production resources. Students interested in learning more about the art of Texas filmmaking should check out the exhibit, which runs through July 3, 2016.

For the Jurassic World lover

SACA will host a showing of Jurassic World in George’s Sept. 26 from 6 p.m.-8:30 p.m. The event is free and open to all Texas State students.

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