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50th Anniversary Closing Celebration
Kishwaukee College art gallery
Wrap up a year of celebrating 50 years of Pride, Passion, and Purpose with a Closing Reception featuring the “Faces of Kish.”
November 14 - December 11
“Faces of Kish” Art Exhibition
Visit the Art Gallery for the “Faces of Kish” art exhibition featuring portraits of Kish students, staff, alumni, and community members painted by Miles Halpern, Assistant Professor of Art.
See you in 2043 for the 75th Anniversary!
Dates and times subject to change.
50th Anniversary Parade Float
June 9 - October 30
Check out our 50th Anniversary Parade float in several community parades around the area!
November 3, 5:30pm
Foundation 50th Anniversary Gala
The Annual Foundation Gala is golden and celebrates 50 years of Kishwaukee College in the community! Donations raised benefit students directly through scholarships and program innovation.
September 1 - October 29, 2018
Jonamac Corn Maze
Check out the 2018 Corn Maze at Jonamac Orchard in Malta. Maze will be designed to commemorate the College’s 50th Anniversary.
50th Anniversary Homecoming
Celebrate an old-fashioned, family-friendly Homecoming on campus with kids’ games, activities sponsored by Kish departments/programs and more. Men’s Soccer will play Carl Sandburg College – wear your Kish gear to cheer the Kougars to victory! View the Facebook album.
July 19 - August 30
Alumni Art Show
Kishwaukee College Art Gallery invites artists, friends, and community to join us on July 19th, 2018 in conjunction with our Fragments of Kish Wine Walk! The show will be viewable first to attendees of the Wine Walk on July 19th. Artists and the public are welcome to attend with the purchase of a ticket. Alumni will be invited to attend a free closing reception open to the public on August 29th from noon—3pm and the show will be open to campus during normal gallery hours August 20th—30th for the kick off of the Fall 2018 semester. For more information or to submit your proposal, visit www.kish.edu/alumniartshow
Fragments of KISH Wine Walk
Stroll through the beautiful grounds and facilities of Kishwaukee College, while enjoying wine and spirit tastings along the way. Proceeds from the event will benefit the Kishwaukee College Foundation Scholarships. Facebook album
Foundation Annual Golf Outing
Kishwaukee Country Club
Join community members and Kish staff for a round of golf for a great cause: raising money for scholarships for Kish students. View a gallery of photos from the event.
50th Anniversary Kick-Off Celebration
March 8 at 4:00 pm
Kick-Off of a year of celebration with the opening of the 25th Anniversary time capsule from 1993 and premier of the 50th Anniversary commemorative video. Event Program • Facebook Live Video • Facebook Photo Album