King’s College Upcoming Events

King’s College announces the following upcoming events:

Oct. 28-29-St. Bernardine’s Gospel Choir The Saint Bernardine’s Gospel Choir repertoire includes traditional gospel songs and contemporary religious compositions. The free concert will be performed at 7 p. m., Sat., Oct. 28; liturgy is at 11 a. m. Sun., Oct. 29. Both events will be held in the J. Carroll McCormick Campus Ministry Center, King’s College. Free.INFO:(570) 208-6044

Oct. 31 –Fifty Minutes in Focus: Brexit and the Future oftheEU Dr. RobertGeyer, Lancaster University in Lancaster, England, will present “Brexit and the Future of the EU” as part of the King’s College “Fifty Minutes in Focus” series, 12:30-1:20 p. m., Oct. 31, Postupak Room, William G. McGowan School of Business. Free and open to the public.Info:(570) 208-5958.

Nov. 7 –Fifty Minutes in Focus: The First Amendment and the College Campus Judge Joseph Cosgrove, Commonwealth Court of Pennsylvania, will discuss “The First Amendment and the College Campus” as part of the King’s College “Fifty Minutes in Focus” series, 12:30-1:20 p. m., Nov. 7, Burke Auditorium, William G. McGowan School of Business. Free and open to the public Info: (570) 208-5958.

Nov. 9-11 and Nov. 16-18 at 7:30 p. m. and at 2 p. m. on Nov. 12. –King’s Theatre performances of “Italian American Reconciliation” King’s Theatre Department will produce playwright John Patrick Shanley’s wonderfully antic, romantic comedy, “Italian American Reconciliation,“ 7:30 p. m. Nov. 9-11 and Nov. 16-18 and 2 p. m. on Nov. 12, George P. Maffei II Theatre, Administration Building. Admission: $12; students/senior citizens, $5.INFO:(570) 208-5825.

Nov. 10 -Campion Literary Society Open Mic Night Students, faculty, and members of the community can share creative works, including poems, short stories, drama, and creative nonfiction, or perform music or comedy. 2 p. m., Nov. 10, King’s College, Burke Auditorium, William G. McGowan School of Business. Free.INFO:(570) 208-5900, ext. 5487

Nov. 10-11 –Creative Writing Conference King’s will host diverse writing workshops, roundtable discussions, and open readings as part of the annual Creative Writing Conference, Nov. 10-11. Sponsored by King’s English Dept. and Campion Society. Free for high school students, $5 for general public.INFO:(570) 208-5900, ext. 5487.

Nov. 13-Dec. 22–“The World as Classroom: Photos from Study Abroad” Exhibition

A collection of photographs by King’s College faculty and students who participated in short-term study abroad programs to Spain, Ecuador, Ireland, or Vietnam, as well as highlights from other exotic destinations. “The World as Classroom: Photos from Study Abroad” art exhibition, Nov. 13-Dec. 22. Widmann Gallery, Sheehy-Farmer Campus Center. Free.INFO:(570) 208-5900, ext. 5328.

Nov. 17 -Campion Literary Society Writing Workshops Workshops are hour-long, informal writing classes. Workshops are themed, free, and open to the public. 2 p. m., Nov. 17, King’s College, Room 117, Sheehy-Farmer Campus Center. Free.INFO:(570) 208-5900, ext. 5487.