Cornell College Events

Thursday, December 15th

Time Event Title
9:30 am-10:30 amStory Time Cole Library
Story Time continues each Thursday morning at 9:30 a.m. Come join the fun!
11:10 am-12:00 pmScience Interest Group (SIG) Talk West Science
Kelsey Feser, visiting assistant professor of geology," will speak on "How Shell Accumulations in Seagrass Beds Reveal Recent Changes in Coastal Marine Environments."
11:15 am-12:45 pmStress Free Zone Thomas Commons
Winter weather, politics, or class got you stressed? Come to the Stress Free Zone on the OC. ++make a “snowstorm in a bottle” ++color ++get info about healthy ways of managing stress ++bring your holiday gifts and get help wrapping them ++&/or just relax! Sponsored by The Counseling Center & Art Box LLC
11:15 am-12:00 pmThursday AA Meeting Allee Chapel
An Open meeting of Alcoholics Anonymous
7:30 pmTheatre Production: Why Torture is Wrong, and the People Who Love Them Armstrong Hall
The Cornell College Department of Theatre and Dance invites audiences to Christopher Durang's knock-about dark comedy, Why Torture is Wrong, and the People Who Love Them, opening Dec. 15 in the Plumb-Fleming Black Box Theatre. Directed by Janeve West, this production offers a comic critique on violence and untested political paranoia, and promises to be as absurdly hilarious as it is timely. Each night before the show and at intermission, audiences are invited to enjoy the lobby display and cash bar. Why Torture is Wrong, and the People Who Love Them runs one weekend only, Dec. 15-17 at 7:30 p.m. and Dec. 18 at 2 p.m. Tickets are $10 for adults, $7 for seniors/students/youth, and free for Cornell College faculty, staff, and students with ID. Tickets can be reserved by calling (319) 895-4293 or emailing boxoffice@cornellcollege.edu. This production is intended for mature audiences and seating is limited.
9:30 pmPost-show reception for Why Torture is Wrong Uptown Mount Vernon
Audiences are invited to stay for a post-show reception hosted by Mount Vernon's own FUEL, ART AND ESPRESSO on Thursday, Dec. 15.

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