Friday, February 22, 2013
Kresge Recital Hall, Ford Center for Fine Arts
Galesburg is full of talent in terms of dance, art, and poetry, and ABLE has decided to bring all of these beautiful factors together into one night where the talents of not only Knox College students, but also local [...]
Thursday, February 21
Room E-117, Science-Mathematics Center
It’s time for the 11th Annual Sumo Robot Competition! The competition will be Thursday, February 21, 2013 at 4:00 PM. in the Francois Classroom (E-117) in the Umbeck Science and Math Center. Come cheer on your favorite robots!
Thursday, February 21, 2013
American Legion, Galesburg
The Galesburg Civic Art Center is hosting an event called “Great Bowls of Soup”. This is a fundraising dinner where you’ll get lots of yummy food, including soup in a handmade bowl (by local artists) which you get to take home.
The event takes [...]
On Saturday, Feb. 23, the symphony will showcase our own concertmaster, Louise Polay, in a performance of the Saint-Saëns Violin Concerto No. 3 in B minor. Louise has been an integral member of the KGS for many years, beginning with her initial position as principal second violin, then as associate concertmaster, and finally, since the [...]
Calling all Chocolate Lovers!
Galesburg Historical Society’s annual Chocolate Festival, 11 a.m.-4 p.m., at The Galesburg Antiques Mall, third floor, 349 E. Main Street. Annual festival featuring homemade and commercially made chocolate treats. $8 per person.
Natalie Veneziano Memorial Ultimate Frisbee Tournament
Saturday, February 16, 2013 – Sunday, February 17, 2013
T. Fleming Fieldhouse
Knox students and alumni will compete with Ultimate teams from around the region at the 2013 Natalie Veneziano Memorial Ultimate Tournament, February 16-17.
The event is named in memory of Natalie Veneziano, a 1998 Knox graduate [...]
On Friday, February 15, at 4 o’clock in the Alumni Room Caxton Club will host a reading featuring Kristen-Paige Madonia.
Madonia is the author of Fingerprints of You, a young adult literary novel recently published by Simon & Schuster. Her short fiction has appeared in many publications including Upstreet, New Orleans Review, American Fiction [...]
Sunday, February 17
Kresge Recital Hall
Taiko drumming is a Japanese tradition characterized by highly precise, driving, interlocking rhythms that range dynamically from barely audible to explosive. The repertoire is pre-composed, involving elaborate choreography and traditional costumes. Performances are highly energetic and place heavy physical demands [...]
Nova Singers Winter Concert
Saturday, February 16
First Lutheran Church, Galesburg
Founded in 1986 by Dr. Laura Lane, Nova Singers is a 20-voice ensemble with a nation-wide reputation for expressiveness, virtuosity and innovative programming. Nova Singers has performed at state, regional and national conventions of the American Choral Directors Association, [...]