Fine and Performing Arts Events



Title:

Maureen Christine and Michael Bazan

Date:
From 2/9/2020 to 2/9/2020
Time:
From 3:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Contact Info:
Michael Hillstrom  ||  Phone: (815)479-7814  ||  E-mail: mhillstrom@mchenry.edu
Location:
Luecht Auditorium
Description:
These talented musicians return for their annual Valentine concert!


Title:

Let's Talk about Sex | Experts and Insights

Date:
From 2/20/2020 to 2/20/2020
Time:
From 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Contact Info:
Conferences  ||  Phone: (815) 455-8764  ||  E-mail: conferencecenter@mchenry.edu
Location:
Luecht Auditorium, Building B
Description:

Light refreshments and appetizers will be provided starting at 6 p.m. The session begins at 6:30 p.m. in the Luecht Auditorium, Building B

We'll discuss the importance, but lack of ease, around discussions of sexuality. The focus will be on how to have conversations with children and parents (middle aged and up) around typical issues like contraception and safer sex as well as more complicated ideas including healthy vs. unhealthy relationships and body image.

Free and open to the public



Title:

MCC Faculty Recital

Date:
From 2/23/2020 to 2/23/2020
Time:
From 3:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Contact Info:
Michael Hillstrom  ||  Phone: (815)479-7814  ||  E-mail: mhillstrom@mchenry.edu
Location:
Luecht Auditorium
Description:
Our music faculty do the performing themselves!


Title:

Sessions Jazz Quartet

Date:
From 3/8/2020 to 3/8/2020
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 Auditorium
Description:
Brilliant keyboardist Al Skaronea returns with his ensemble of accomplished jazz artists.


Title:

St. Patrick's Day Concert

Date:
From 3/12/2020 to 3/12/2020
Time:
From 7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Contact Info:
Michael Hillstrom  ||  Phone: (815)479-7814  ||  E-mail: mhillstrom@mchenry.edu
Location:
Luecht Auditorium
Description:
Pat Gaughan, L.J. Slavin, and Nancy Maio perform a variety of traditional Irish favorites, and the McNulty Irish Dancers open the show.


Title:

Leadership, Communication, and the Recipe for Success | Experts and Insights

Date:
From 3/19/2020 to 3/19/2020
Time:
From 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Contact Info:
Conferences  ||  Phone: (815) 455-8764  ||  E-mail: conferencecenter@mchenry.edu
Location:
Luecht Auditorium, Building B
Description:

Light refreshments and appetizers will be provided starting at 6 p.m. The session begins at 6:30 p.m. in the Luecht Auditorium, Building B

What do all effective leaders have in common? The ability to communicate with a variety of people. With a blend of humor and introspective exercises, we will look at the major leaders of the 20th and 21st century to analyze the skills they possess and learn how to develop and use them ourselves.

Free and open to the public



Title:

Get Happy! What Psychology can tell us about Happiness | Experts and Insights

Date:
From 4/16/2020 to 4/16/2020
Time:
From 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Contact Info:
Conferences  ||  Phone: (815) 455-8764  ||  E-mail: conferencecenter@mchenry.edu
Location:
Luecht Auditorium, Building B
Description:

Light refreshments and appetizers will be provided starting at 6 p.m. The session begins at 6:30 p.m. in the Luecht Auditorium, Building B

MCC's Psychology faculty invite you to explore the scientific principles of happiness and well-being. Join us and discover how mindfulness, curiosity, positivity, and a successful mindset have the power to create habits of happiness and well-being in your own lives.

Free and open to the public



Title:

Wise and Well-A Healthy Balance | Experts and Insights

Date:
From 5/14/2020 to 5/14/2020
Time:
From 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Contact Info:
Conferences  ||  Phone: (815) 455-8764  ||  E-mail: conferencecenter@mchenry.edu
Location:
Luecht Auditorium, Building B
Description:

Light refreshments and appetizers will be provided starting at 6 p.m. The session begins at 6:30 p.m. in the Luecht Auditorium, Building B

Falls are a verified cause of morbidity and mortality in adults older than 65 years. However, just because they are common doesn’t mean they have to be accepted as normal. There are some practical strategies that can be combined with education to decrease the fear and the likelihood of falling. Incorporating these strategies can improve the quality of life of those who are at risk. This presentation will address the causes and risk factors of falls and include interactive practical strategies to prevent falls and improve the overall wellness of the community.

Free and open to the public