Pick up an original at the final day of the Winter Art Sale!

Winter Art Sale, Nov. 29, 30 and Dec. 1 at LLCC Trutter Center. Click for details!The Winter Art Sale wraps up today from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the LLCC Trutter Center. The event is free and open to the LLCC community and public. Browse and buy a variety of original artwork created by our students during fall classes. The event supports LLCC art students and programs and the Philip and Mary Kathryn Trutter Museum.

The weather looks mild today, so take a quick break and walk over to the Trutter for some great holiday finds! Purchases can be made with cash, check or credit cards.

Again, all three days of the event are free of charge. For details, go to http://llccfoundation.org/news-and-events or click here for a detailed flier.

LLCC band students performing Dec. 5

The Capital Area Band which includes students who take the LLCC band class will perform a concert at Trinity Parish Hall, 515 S. MacArthur, on Dec. 5 at 7 p.m. Everyone is welcome at the free concert, and attendees are invited to bring cookies to share.

Open house for Tiffany Andrews

Please join LLCC Human Resources today from 2-4 p.m. in the HR conference room, as we bid farewell to Tiffany Andrews, human resources assistant. Tiffany joined the HR office in March 2013. During her four years with the college, Tiffany has been an immense asset to our office and the college community. Her goodbye does not come because of bad news. Tiffany, her husband, Ian, and their dog, Rizzo, will be relocating to the Madison, Wisconsin area. Please make plans to join us to say goodbye, wish her luck, take a selfie and enjoy a sweet treat.

Vote for OMOT People’s Choice Award (and do holiday shopping)

On My Own TimeLLCC’s On My Own Time/Inspired! exhibit, housed in the Trutter Museum, remains open through Thursday, Dec. 7.  Please check it out and vote for the LLCC’s People’s Choice Award before the end of day Wednesday, Dec. 6! The artist of the favorite piece at LLCC will receive a $50 Visa gift card courtesy of the Trutter Museum.

A few pieces are for sale! Shop for that someone special and see if you can find them a one-of-a-kind gift!

The Springfield Area Arts Council sponsors OMOT. The purpose is to help local businesses, agencies, educational and medical institutions identify and celebrate the artistic talents of people they employ.

Misty Hagstrom, 786-2466misty.hagstrom@llcc.edu
Judy Jozaitis, 786-2420judy.jozaitis@llcc.edu
Janet Semanik, 786-2217janet.semanik@llcc.edu

Film series will feature “Romero!” Dec. 7

LLCC Arts and Humanities is hosting a free film and discussion series this fall entitled, “Through a Different Lens: Cultural Perspectives through Film,” hosted by Ashley Green, Ph.D., professor of English and Joseph Hoff, Ph.D., professor of Spanish. The next and final film for the fall is “Romero!” It will be shown on Thursday, Dec. 7 from 6-9 p.m. in the Trutter Center.

This 1989 bio-pic documents the transition of Oscar Romero from a bookish, disengaged Catholic priest to the Archbishop of El Salvador against the backdrop of the major contours of 20th century Latin American history. Speaker and facilitator is Dr. Hoff.

In addition, the Trutter Museum will be open until 6 p.m. on Dec. 7. The museum will feature a display of cultural items from the country highlighted in the film that evening!

LLCC Theatre presents “Alice’s Wonderland” Dec. 8, 9, 10

LLCC Theatre in collaboration with Cutlass Artists will present “Alice’s Wonderland,” a new collaborative adaptation of “Alice in Wonderland” from the text by Lewis Carroll, on Dec. 8, 9 and 10 at 8 p.m.

The production is directed and adapted by Mark Hardiman, LLCC professor of theatre. Saturday’s performance will feature a pre-show discussion led by Dr. Deborah Brothers, LLCC professor of English.

The production will be staged in the lower level of Sangamon Hall South. Seating is limited to 20 patrons per night, with tickets, at $15 each, available at www.cutlassartists.com. Tickets are only sold online or by calling the customer service number 866-710-8942. They will be available up to one hour prior to performances.

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Deadline to submit end-of-month deposits is today before noon

The deadline to submit your deposits to the finance department is today, Nov. 29 before noon. As a reminder, if you’ve taken in funds, it is necessary to submit them and corresponding deposit slips to the finance department on a daily basis.

Please hand the deposit to Elyse Calhoun or Robin Ackman as monies should not be left unattended.

If you have questions, please contact LLCC Student Accounts at 786-2480. Thank you!