Events

Kentucky Wesleyan to host President’s Gala, April 22

Seventh annual celebration to feature Aaron Kizer Experience, live and silent auctions Kentucky Wesleyan College, along with President Dr. Thomas and Rhonda Mitzel, will host its Seventh Annual President’s Gala on Friday, Apr. 22, at the Owensboro Convention Center. The celebration is open to all and will allow Wesleyan to recognize members of the school’s…

Kentucky Wesleyan College to present “Sweeney Todd” musical

The theatre and music programs at Kentucky Wesleyan College will present “Sweeney Todd, The Demon Barber of Fleet Street” at the Jack T. Wells Activity Center March 17-19 at 7 p.m. and March 20 at 2 p.m. A worldwide success, “Sweeney Todd” was awarded eight Tony Awards, including Best Musical. Stephen Sondheim and Hugh Wheeler’s…

Kentucky Wesleyan to host vocal sensation Callie Day

Kentucky Wesleyan College will host vocal sensation Calesta “Callie” Day in concert on March 10 at 7 p.m. in the Young Auditorium at the Jack T. Wells ’77 Activity Center at 3300 Frederica St. Doors will open at 6:30 p.m. Tickets may be purchased by CLICKING HERE, calling 270-315-1416, or at the door. Day is…

Kentucky Wesleyan Band to present Winter Concert

The Kentucky Wesleyan College Band, under the direction of Dr. Patrick Stuckemeyer, will present their Winter Concert at the Jack T. Wells ’77 Activity Center on Thursday, Feb. 24, at 6 p.m. The concert, entitled “Spectrum:  Light & Dark,” includes works by Grainger, Standridge, Paulson, Elliott, Biedenbender and Hogg

Kentucky Wesleyan hosts art exhibition at Ralph Center

Kentucky Wesleyan College is hosting a solo art exhibition by David Wilson, “Seasalt to Bluegrass,” from Jan. 10-Feb. 28 in the Kolok Gallery of Fine Arts at the Ralph Center at South Griffith Ave. and College Dr. David Wilson received his master of fine arts in painting from Illinois State University in 2001, a bachelor…

Kentucky Wesleyan College raises record $461,045 on Giving Tuesday

Over $1.5 million raised since 2015 Kentucky Wesleyan College received $461,045 yesterday, its seventh Giving Tuesday, which more than doubled its goal of $200,000. The College has realized $1.59 million in investments from alumni, friends and employees since its inaugural Giving Tuesday in 2015. “It is impossible to adequately express our appreciation for this outpouring…