Off-Campus Events

WTVP Screening at Orpheum, Feb. 16

Posted on February 11th, 2013.

WTVP will be screening “Boxcar People” at the Orpheum Theater on Saturday, February 16 at 1:00 p.m. Tickets are free, but must be reserved in advance. This can be done by calling the station at (309) 677-4747 or by visiting this website: http://www.wtvp.org/tickets Boxcar People is a one-hour documentary that tells the story of the [...]

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Journalist Peter Bergen to Speak at WIU, Feb. 19

Posted on February 5th, 2013.

Journalist Peter Bergen, one of the few Westerners to interview Osama bin Laden, will speak at Western Illinois University Tuesday, Feb. 19 as part of the Western Illinois University Theme Speakers Series. The 2012-2013 University-wide theme is “War and Peace: From Personal Conflict to Global Resolution.” Bergen will speak at 7 p.m. Feb. 19 in [...]

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Dinner Theatre: One-Act Comedies at en season, Feb. 8-9

Posted on February 4th, 2013.

en season and Coffee Bean Theatre offer an evening of dinner, comedy, and song with their production of A Night of “One-Act Comedies” and Song. Directed by Gary Mustain, this evening of “One-Act Comedies” will include plays by Christopher Durang and Robert Anderson. “One-Acts Comedies” include “Nina in the Morning”, “I’m Herbert”, and “The Actor’s [...]

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Brown Bag Lunch Nutrition Lecture, Jan. 22

Posted on January 15th, 2013.

Brown Bag Lunch Nutrition Lecture Tuesday, January 22 11:30 AM Sustainable Business Center, Galesburg Dr. Luke Sakalosky of Midtown Chiropractic Clinic will give a brown bag nutrition talk entitled “Getting Larger & Still Starving: Secrets Behind America’s Obesity Problem” at the Sustainable Business Center. The talk will go from 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. You are encouraged [...]

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Solar Power Workshop, Jan. 15

Posted on January 14th, 2013.

Alternative Energy in Galesburg Tuesday, January 15, 2013 5:30 PM Sustainable Business Center, Galesburg Gary Lay, owner of Solar, Wind, Alternative, Power (S.W.A.P.) will hold a free Solar Workshop at the Sustainable Business Center on Tuesday, January 15 from 5:30-6:30 p.m. This workshop will focus on alternative energy possibilities in Galesburg, feature Gary’s solar panels, [...]

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United Way Trivia Night, Jan. 12

Posted on January 8th, 2013.

Are you a “Smarty Pants”? Looking for a fun way to help the community? The United Way of Knox County will be hosting Trivia Night at the Knights of Columbus Saturday, Jan. 12. Doors open at 5 p.m., and trivia starts at 6 p.m. Format is 10-10 (ten rounds of ten questions). Mulligans available for [...]

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Symphony Gala Fundraiser, Jan. 26

Posted on January 8th, 2013.

It’s time once again for the Knox-Galesburg Symphony’s annual Casino Night Gala and Silent Auction! This popular event – the only annual fundraiser to benefit the symphony – is now in its 12th year and will be held on Saturday, Jan. 26 at 7 p.m. at the Knights of Columbus Hall, 1556 East Fremont Street [...]

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Westminster Choir Concert Jan. 17

Posted on January 8th, 2013.

The renowned Westminster Choir, conducted by Joe Miller, will present a concert at 7:30 p.m., Thursday, January 17, at Central Congregational Church, Public Square, in Galesburg. The concert is presented by the Knox College Music Department and the Galesburg Community Chorus. Tickets are $12 for adults, $10 for seniors and free to students. Tickets may [...]

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Tuba Christmas Concert, Dec. 15

Posted on December 12th, 2012.

Get in the holiday spirit with the FREE Tuba Christmas Concert Saturday, Dec 15 at 2:00 pm Bethel Baptist Church 1196 N. Academy Street, Galesburg

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Choral Dynamics Presents Christmas Around the World, Nov. 30-Dec. 2

Posted on November 28th, 2012.

Choral Dynamics, a local performance group dedicated to helping our community through song, will present its “Christmas Around the World” Friday, Nov. 30 and Saturday, Dec. 1 at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday, Dec. 2 at 2 p.m. at the Orpheum Theatre. This year’s show, directed by Terry Ruehmer, will benefit the Carl Sandburg College Adult [...]

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