Nancy Eberhardt, Anthropology & Sociology, has published two articles. “Piaget and Durkheim: Competing Paradigms in the Anthropology of Morality,” appears in the September issue of Journal of Anthropological Theory, and “Everyday Morality: Constructing a Buddhist Ethos in Rural Thailand,” appears in the September issue of Journal of Religious Ethics. She will be returning to Thailand [...]
A monthly concert series is presented by the Carl Sandburg Historic Site Association in the “Barn” at Carl Sandburg’s Birthplace, in an intimate smoke, and alcohol, free environment, showcasing acoustic music in the traditional and folk style. 313 E 3rd Street, Galesburg IL, (309) 342-2361. The concerts are free and open to the public, however [...]
Prairie Players Civic Theatre will hold auditions for A Christmas Story: The Musical on Thursday, September 4, from 6 – 8 pm and Saturday, September 6, from 2 – 5 pm at the Prairie Players building, located at 160 South Seminary Street, Galesburg, Illinois. Minimum cast requirements are eight men, seven women, and seven boys [...]
The Knox Prairie Community Kitchen (KPCK) will host one more dinner this week before our students return to campus for the start of the school year. If you would like to get involved, please consider volunteering on Thursday, August 28. We had a great Knox turnout earlier this month. Thanks to all those who helped!
On Saturday, August 30 at 7:30 p.m., The Orpheum Theatre kicks off the 2014-2015 Red Carpet Series Season with a night filled with comedy and laughter from author and comedian, Rex Havens in “Everything I Needed to Know I Learned from My Wife!”
“Everything I Needed To Know I Learned From My Wife” is a [...]
Galesburg’s new early childhood center, Learning Connections, is opening soon in the former Cooke School building, 849 South Henderson Street. Volunteers are needed to help with cataloging the library, inventory lists, cleaning and sorting toys and the like, and potentially moving furniture. On Friday, August 22 there will be a workday from 8 a.m. – [...]
The Knox Prairie Community Kitchen will resume its free meal service this Thursday, August 14, and there are still plenty of volunteer opportunities that need to be filled. The need for volunteers is always greatest during the summer months when many of our students are away. Please see the email link below to sign up [...]
Knox will be the setting for an upcoming independent film, The Immediate Unknown (more information here: http://theimmediateunknownfilm.tumblr.com/), later this month.
The crew is still looking for extras to appear in a few of the movie’s scenes, particularly between August 12 and 16.
Contact firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject “Galesburg Casting” and include your name, [...]
Listen to music and have some pizza for a good cause on Saturday, August 9.
Support the upcoming Prairie Players Civic Theatre 2014-15 performance season at “Making Music for Dough” on Saturday, August 9, from 6-10:30 p.m. at Budde’s Pizza and Spirits, 425 East Main Street, Galesburg.
The evening’s entertainment includes:
· The Don’t Be’s [...]
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