The Galesburg Community Chorus, directed by Tim Pahel, will begin rehearsals on Monday, January 14 at 7 p.m. in Jay Rehearsal Hall. Rehearsals are every Monday from 7-9 p.m., and all students, faculty, and staff are welcome to join, with no audition necessary. Along with the Knox College Choir and the Monmouth College Chorale, the [...]
A free weatherization workshop will be offered at the Sustainable Business Center on Wednesday, November 14 at 7 p.m. The workshop was organized by KnoxCorps Fellow Elizabeth Cockrell ’12 and will be led by Howard Magnuson, owner of Magnuson Services, and will focus on what homeowners can do to weatherize their homes and lower their [...]
Are you a Trivia Titan? Looking for a fun way to help the community this weekend?
The United Way of Knox County is hosting Trivia Night at the Cherry St Hall (C & R’s Smokehouse BBQ, former Moose Club) on Saturday, Nov. 10. Doors open at 5 p.m., and trivia starts at 6 p.m.
Jack Ohman, a nationally syndicated political cartoonist who was a finalist for a 2012 Pulitzer Prize, will be on campus on Friday, Oct. 26, and has offered to meet with interested Knox folks to talk about his work and the field of editorial cartooning. He will be in the Gizmo at 2 p.m., meeting with [...]
The 4 p.m. Alumni Hall lecture by Professor Factor, originally scheduled to take place on the lawn near Alumni Hall, today, Friday, Oct. 19, has been moved to Kresge Recital Hall, Ford Center for the Fine Arts.
Please help us spread the word to our visiting alumni!
Knox looks to welcome more than 1,000 alumni to campus for the 2012 Homecoming Weekend festivities, October 19-21.
Events for alumni include reunions organized by class years, clubs, sports teams, fraternities, sororities and academic majors. This year’s Homecoming Dinner will be on the south lawn of Seymour Union in a heated, enclosed tent, followed [...]
Now that fall is fast approaching do you find yourself wading through piles of leaves in your yard? Let members of the Knox College Choir rake your leaves for you! They will be raking leaves in the mornings and afternoons on Saturday Nov. 3, Sunday, Nov. 4, and Saturday, Nov. 10.
If you’re interested, [...]
Knox now has an actual bike shop. The bike club and the sustainability office are partnering in different ways to stock it with bike tools and parts, but we also need standard tools. So if anyone has old or duplicate tools they’d be willing to donate, we’d certainly put them to good use. I’m talking [...]
The Knox community will welcome prospective students and their families to campus for a Fall Open House on Monday, Oct. 8. This will be an important and exciting event for us as well as for our guests. If you are able to take a few extra minutes with any of the students or families you [...]
Altrusa Club of Galesburg is hosting a “Scrabble Night” on Friday, September 28, at the American Legion, doors open at 6:30 p.m. Play begins at 7 p.m. The format is more like rounds of word games than traditional Scrabble. It moves along quickly and is quite fun!
The evening includes snacks and a cash bar, [...]