Events

Kentucky Wesleyan College to host Constitution Day presentation

The Stanley Reed Political Science and Pre-Law Society will host a Constitution Day event on Sept. 17 at 7 p.m. in the Jack Wells Activity Center. Michael Johnson will speak on “Free Speech, Free Assembly and Civil Rights.” He is a 30-year U.S. Navy veteran, Owensboro native and candidate for state representative in the 13th…

Kentucky Wesleyan College to celebrate Homecoming 2022 Sept. 29-Oct. 2

Kentucky Wesleyan College will celebrate Homecoming 2022 on campus and throughout the Owensboro community the weekend of Sept. 29-Oct. 2. The weekend’s events will be held in conjunction with the College’s Fall Family Weekend and surround the Panthers’ home football game versus Hillsdale on Saturday, Oct. 1, at 6 p.m. New events for this year…

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…