Cornell College Events
|8:00 am May 27th||Memorial Day Parade Uptown Mount Vernon|
Crowds gather in downtown Lisbon and Uptown Mount Vernon and hike out together to our respective graveyards for speeches, music, and a 21-gun salute.
|3:30 pm May 28th||Lego Club Cole Library|
Come build and play at Lego Club! Lego Club is held on Tuesdays, from 3:30-4:30 p.m. in Room 108.
|6:30 pm May 28th||Yarn Squad Cole Library|
Join us for Yarn Squad EVERY Tuesday, from 6:30-8:00 p.m. in Cole Library Room 326. Knitters, crocheters, and all fiber enthusiasts are welcome.
Our current charity knit is The Preemie Project: The Infant Bereavement Program. There is a huge need for blankets. I am including the website so you can see the specifications. https://www.thepreemieproject.com/programs/infant-bereavement/knit-and-crochet-blankets-for-bereavement-packages/ This event is free and open to the public.
|9:30 am May 30th||Story Time Cole Library|
Story Time continues every Thursday morning at 9:30 a.m. This event is open free to the public.
|6:30 pm May 30th||Author Reading – Time to Ship Another Steer – Bill Mueller Cole Library|
Thursday, May 30 at 6:30 p.m. in Room 108 author Bill Mueller will read from his newest book Time to Ship Another Steer. This book is a collection of memories of growing up on a Wisconsin family farm as one of eleven children. It is a wonderful peek into rural life in the 1950s and 1960s. This event is free and open to the public.
|10:00 am Jun 1st||Chocolate Stroll Uptown Mount Vernon|
Mount Vernon’s 10th annual Chocolate and Music festival will feature more than 20 chocolate vendors up and down Mount Vernon’s historic First Street.
|12:00 pm Jun 9th||Cornell College Summer Dance Intensive Armstrong Hall|
The Cornell College Summer Dance Intensive is a one-week intensive for 12- to 18-year-old dancers of all levels. The 2019 programs features these genres: West African, musical theatre, and contemporary modern.
|12:00 pm Jun 11th||One Course Summer Institute TBA|
Six summer courses designed for talented high school students to earn academic credit and acclimate to a collegiate environment. cornellcollege.edu/summer2019
|8:00 am Jun 17th||Cornell College Summer Flute & Clarinet Camp TBA|
Students entering college or H.S. grades 8-12 grade in fall 2019 are invited. The camp includes daily warm ups, classes on fundamentals, tone, technique, music theory, and auxiliary instrumentals. Campers receive help with audition preparation and participate in flute choir, clarinet choir, and a combined orchestra ensemble. A concert is held on the last evening. cornellsummermusic.com/
|7:00 am Jul 4th||Lincoln Highway Antique Nitty Gritty Uptown Mount Vernon|
More than 70 antique vendors set up on Main Street to sell their wares. All shops and restaurants are open this day to give antique shoppers respite from the heat.
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