Fine and Performing Arts Events



Title:
Liebman Speaker Series: Living Indiana Jones
Date:
From 9/21/2018 to 9/21/2018
Time:
From 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.
Contact Info:
Conferences  ||  Phone: (815) 455-8764  ||  E-mail: conferencecenter@mchenry.edu
Location:
Carey Lecture Hall (1st Floor), Liebman Science Center
Description:
Dr. Paul Sereno shares the everyday life of a dinosaur hunter—crossing the Sahara and challenged by bandits, on the Tibetan plateau, in the heart of the Gobi. September 21 at 10 a.m. Attendance is free but registration is required. Seating is limited to 80 attendees.

Speaker Series details at www.mchenry.edu/speakers



Title:
Empty Bowls Benefit
Date:
From 10/6/2018 to 10/6/2018
Time:
From 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Contact Info:
Tracy  ||  Phone: 455-8917  ||  E-mail: tchampion@mchenry.edu
Location:
MCC Cafe
Description:

Local ceramic artists are in the process of making hundreds of beautiful bowls for the event. Choose your favorite bowl, then share in a meal of soup and bread as a reminder of those who are in need. The bowl is yours to keep! Donation for bowl: $30

Proceeds will benefit McHenry County College's Food Pantry as well as the Crystal Lake Food Pantry.

Free Admission | Live Entertainment

Empty Bowls is a nonprofit, global movement that has raised millions of dollars for food banks, soup kitchens, and other meal programs

Volunteers are needed! Please use this link to sign-up. http://signup.com/go/QvZWcss


Title:
Geometry of Clay: Time and Place
Date:
From 10/12/2018 to 10/13/2018
Time:
From 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Contact Info:
Tom Vician  ||  Phone: n/a  ||  E-mail: tvician@mchenry.edu
Location:
MCC Pottery Studio A145
Description:

A hands-on workshop exploring texture, form, surface, and ideas with Julia Colman Timm on Friday, October 12 and Saturday, October 13 from 10 a.m.–4:30 p.m. in the MCC Pottery Studio (Room A145) | $55 (lunch included)

To reserve your spot, register with Tom Vician at tvician@mchenry.edu. You may pay by cash or check made out to McHenry County College.



Title:
Chicago Brass Band Players
Date:
From 10/14/2018 to 10/14/2018
Time:
From 3 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Contact Info:
Michael Hillstrom  ||  Phone: (815)479-7814  ||  E-mail: mhillstrom@mchenry.edu
Location:
Luecht Conference Center
Description:
This select ensemble drawn from the Chicago Brass Band performs a variety of brass repertoire.


Title:
America's 10 Best Presidents, Barry Bradford
Date:
From 10/23/2018 to 10/23/2018
Time:
From 12:30 p.m. to 2 p.m.
Contact Info:
Conferences  ||  Phone: (815) 455-8764  ||  E-mail: conferences@mchenry.edu
Location:
Luecht Conference Center
Description:
From Washington to Obama, from Lincoln to Nixon, America has had a very diverse group of men serve as president! Who are the 10 best American presidents? Our favorite historian and public speaker, Barry Bradford, will return with a list that’s sure to provoke some lively discussion!

12:30–2 p.m. and 7–8:30 p.m.| Free of charge | No registration necessary



Title:
Auditions for Mr. Burns
Date:
From 12/10/2018 to 12/11/2018
Time:
From 6 pm to 8 pm
Contact Info:
Jay  ||  Phone: (815) 455-8746  ||  E-mail: jgeller@mchenry.edu
Location:
Black Box Theatre
Description:
Auditions for MCC's Spring play, "Mr. Burns, A Post Electric Play" by Anne Washburn, directed by Jay Geller, will be held December 10 and 11 from 6 to 8 p.m. in the Black Box Theatre, E122. Please prepare a 1-2 minute contemporary monologue.

Callbacks Thursday, December 13.



Title:
Auditions for Mr. Burns
Date:
From 12/11/2018 to 12/11/2018
Time:
From 6 pm to 8 pm
Contact Info:
Jay  ||  Phone: (815) 455-8746  ||  E-mail: jgeller@mchenry.edu
Location:
Black Box Theatre
Description:
Auditions for MCC's Spring play, "Mr. Burns, A Post Electric Play" by Anne Washburn, directed by Jay Geller, will be held December 10 and 11 from 6 to 8 p.m. in the Black Box Theatre, E122. Please prepare a 1-2 minute contemporary monologue.

Callbacks Thursday, December 13.