Above / Student members of the North Central College Office of Residence took a break today to explore the Naperville Riverwalk as they anticipate the arrival of students for the fall term that begins on Mon., Sept. 10.

North Central College calendar for September 2018

Now through Oct. 10, Art Exhibit: North Central College presents the exhibition “Mapping Earth” by artist Nikkole Huss until Oct. 10 in the College’s Oesterle Library Gallery, 320 E. School St. For more information, contact Nickole C. Lanham, North Central’s gallery director, at 630-637-5375 or nclanham@noctrl.edu.

Sept. 3, College closed: North Central College will be closed Monday, Sept. 3, in observance of Labor Day.

 Sept. 7-Nov. 4, Art Exhibit: North Central College presents the work of abstract impressionistic painter Anke Richert-Korioth until Nov. 4 in the College’s Schoenherr Gallery at the Fine Arts Center, 171 E. Chicago Ave. For more information, contact Nickole C. Lanham, North Central’s gallery director, at 630-637-5375 or nclanham@noctrl.edu.

Fall Term begins September 10

Sept. 10, Classes start: North Central College’s fall term begins on Monday, Sept. 10.

September Events

Sept. 14, Music: North Central College presents “An Evening With Jazz Vocalist Janice Borla” at 8PM Friday, Sept. 14, in the College’s Madden Theatre at the Fine Arts Center, 171 E. Chicago Ave. A member of North Central’s jazz faculty, Borla has been described as a “one-woman jazz tornado.” Tickets are $20/adults and $15/students and seniors; call 630-637-SHOW (7469) or visit northcentralcollege.edu/showtix.

North Central College’s Residence Hall/Recreation Center, 440 S. Brainard St. , is near Merner Fieldhouse.

Sept. 16, Alzheimer’s benefit walk: North Central College is the host site for the 2018 Walk to End Alzheimer’s in Naperville on Sunday, Sept. 16. Registration begins at 8AM with walk at 10AM in the College’s Residence Hall/Recreation Center, 440 S. Brainard St. For more information about this event held by the Alzheimer’s Association, visit act.alz.org/walk.

Sept. 21, Transfer information session: North Central College will host an information session Friday, Sept. 21, for transfer students. Visitors can learn about academic choices, transfer admission process, scholarships and financial aid. Registration begins at 9:30AM in Smith Hall at Old Main, 30 N. Brainard St., and concludes with a walking tour of campus at 10:45AM. For more information or to register call 630-637-5800 or visit northcentralcollege.edu/transfer-visit.

Sept. 22, Music: Chicago Sinfonietta will present “ID: Images of Diversity,” a symphonic salute to cultural unity at 8PM Saturday, Sept. 22, in North Central College’s Wentz Concert Hall at the Fine Arts Center, 171 E. Chicago Ave. Tickets are $60, $49 and $10; call 630-637-SHOW (7469) or visit northcentralcollege.edu/showtix.

Wentz Concert Hall, Madden Theatre and Schoenherr Gallery are located at the Fine Arts Center on the campus of North Central College.

Sept. 28, Music: The First Division Museum presents a commemoration of the centennial anniversary of World War I with “A Silent Night: A World War I Memorial in Song” at 7:30PM Friday, Sept. 28, in North Central College’s Wentz Concert Hall at the Fine Arts Center, 171 E. Chicago Ave. Baritone John Brancy and pianist Peter Dugan will pay homage to composers and poets who lived through, fought and died in the war. Tickets are $28/adults and $25/students and seniors; call 630-637-SHOW (7469) or visit northcentralcollege.edu/showtix.

Sept. 29, Music: North Central College presents Grammy Award winning singer, songwriter and musician Rick Springfield at 8PM Saturday, Sept. 29, in the College’s Pfeiffer Hall, 310 E. Benton Ave. Springfield has had a prolific career, selling over 25 million albums and scoring 17 U.S. Top 40 hits including “Jessie’s Girl,” “Don’t Talk to Strangers,” “An Affair of the Heart,” “I’ve Done Everything for You,” and “Love Somebody.” Tickets are $65, $55 and $45; call 630-637-SHOW (7469) or visit northcentralcollege.edu/showtix.

Thanks for supporting the arts… Think dinner and a show…

These upcoming events are among many ongoing programs at North Central College to enrich and broaden the cultural and academic outlook for the College and community. North Central offers a variety of venues accommodating a rich range of local and world-class events, performances and space needs for the public.

For a comprehensive schedule of musical performances, theatrical and dance productions, art exhibits and lectures, visit northcentralcollege.edu/performance or call the box office at 630-637-SHOW (7469).