Cornell College Events

Friday, November 1st

Time Event Title
11:00 am-8:00 pmDay of the Dead Altar - tables Thomas Commons
11:00 am-1:00 pmNational Novel Writing Month Kick-off: Write-in on the OC Orange Carpet
Join ENG 383 and ENG 215 to kick off National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo)! During NaNoWriMo, participants try to write a 50,000 novel draft during the month of November. Join us on the OC to get this creative frenzy started with a write-in. Writing prompts will be provided for anyone who'd like them. And cake for all!
11:15 am-11:55 amMeditation, Mindfulness, & Mind-Body-Spirit Allee Chapel
Opens with breath and energy centered embodied practices (i.e. tai-chi or qigong) followed by guided and silent seated meditation. Enfolds insights from integrative health care and spiritual wisdom from age-old Buddhist, Christian contemplative, yoga, Vedanta, and other traditions. Typically ends with loving kindness meditation and/or Himalayan singing bowl sound healing. Led by certified teacher and chaplain. All welcome.
3:00 pm-6:00 pmFreewrite Friday Van Etten-Lacey House
Drop by the Van Etten-Lacey House (408 3rd St SW) on Friday afternoons (Weeks 1-3, 3-6 p.m.) to write alongside others in a cozy, inspiring setting. Enjoy coffee, tea, and cinnamon rolls as you write from one of the provided prompts or work independently. Students, faculty, and staff are all welcome. Contact Madeleine Koenigsberg (mkoenigsberg21) with questions or ideas for collaborations with your class, event, or organization. Everyone is very much welcome!
3:15 pmMusic Seminar Student Recital Ringer Recital Studio
4:15 pm-5:00 pmHip Hop Aerobics Fitness Class Dows
Group fitness class combining hip hop, line dancing, and step aerobics with cardio exercise. Classes led by Tiyah Western and Hemie Collier.
5:00 pmRoman Catholic Mass - All Saints Day Allee Chapel
Father Andy will say Mass. Sponsored by The Chaplain & Spiritual Life Office. If questions contact Sharon Grice at sgrice@cornellcollege.edu
5:30 pmJV Volleyball vs. Luther College Mount Vernon
6:00 pmWrestling vs. UW-Platteville Mount Vernon
6:00 pm-9:00 pmStash Your Cellphone Event- Zamora's Zamora's Market
Game Night, Karoake, stash your cellphone in a bin from 6-9 and have fun playing pool, and showcasing your vocal talent doing karaoke.
7:00 pmVolleyball vs. Luther College Mount Vernon
7:30 pmSymphonic Band & Jazz Ensemble Concert King Chapel
The Symphonic Band and JazzLab Ensemble will present a joint concert on Friday, November 1, 2019 at 7:30PM in King Memorial Chapel. The Symphonic Band will perform Brighton Beach March by William Latham, Ritual Dances by Elliot Del Borgo, Song for Lyndsay by Andrew Boysen, A Thousand Passions by Joshua Hinkel and Third Suite by Robert Jager. The JazzLab Ensemble will perform a variety of works from the great masters of jazz including, Sonny Rollins, John Coltrane, Frank Mantooth, Wayne Shorter and more. All members of the band bring creative input to the charts and everyone participates in improvisation.

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