Monthly Archives: April 2016

“Final First Wednesday” set for May

The WIU Department of Art will hold its final “First Wednesday” event of the semester May 4th. Events include bubble monoprints, a palette knife painting workshop, paper flower construction, cyanotype…

Veteran’s Literary Magazine reception to be held in May

WIU’s art gallery will be hosting a reading reception for the Veteran’s Literary Magazine next month. The reception will commemorate the second issue of the magazine, which was written and…

Horn Field Campus holds Arbor Day event

Go hug a tree, because Friday is Arbor day, and the Macomb community is invited to celebrate at a local event. The annual Arbor Day “We Care” event takes place…

Local non-profit struggling due to state budget impasse

Samaritan Well is a non-profit in Macomb providing two transitional living shelters for the community. Men, women, and children are able to live in these shelters for up to six…

Sock Monkey Saturdays Holds Last Event

The last installment of Sock Monkey Saturdays is happening this weekend! Terrific tape transfers and more will be this Saturday, April 30, from 10:30 a.m-12 p.m. A Western Illinois News…

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