Moraine Park campuses host events in October

by admin20. September 2009 19:00

Music, a movie, a magician and an open mic – it’s all at Moraine Park Technical College in October. Also planned are blood drives at the Beaver Dam and West Bend campuses.


Fond du Lac campus: Enjoy the alternative pop/rock sound of singer/songwriter Libbie Schrader on Tuesday, Oct. 6, from 11:15 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Schrader has opened for Jewel, and her songs have appeared on TV shows such as Gilmore Girls, The Hills, True Life and Parental Control. Lunch will be served from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. and can be purchased by the general public for $5.


Free showings of the Movie of the Month will play on Tuesday, Oct. 20, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. and 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Meals are available at a cost of $5 for the public.


Both events take place in the Cyber Center cafeteria. For more information, contact Adam Ninmann, Moraine Park Student Life, at 920-924-3101 or  


West Bend campus: Join us for Open Mic Night on Monday, Oct. 12, from 6 to 8 p.m. The general public is welcome to watch the student performers as they share their talents on the Campus Café stage. 


On Wednesday, Oct. 14, the BloodCenter of Wisconsin will be taking blood donations in the Campus Café.  Walk-ins are welcome. If you have questions about your eligibility to donate, please contact the BloodCenter directly at (877) BE-A-HERO (877-232-4376), or visit


For more information, contact Bradley Mitchell, Moraine Park Student Life, at 262-335-5743 or


Beaver Dam campus: Get in the Halloween mood with the insane magic and sarcastic improv of magician Daniel Martin on Tuesday, Oct. 27, from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in the commons. Martin was recently nominated by Campus Activities Magazine for the 2009 awards for Best Male Performer, Newest Rising Star, Best Live Novelty Performer and Entertainer of the Year. The general public may purchase lunch for $5 on a first-come, first-served basis.


A blood drive will take place on Thursday, Oct. 29, from 2 to 7 p.m. in the commons. Walk-ins are welcome.


For more information, contact Lisa Manuell, Moraine Park Student Life, at 920-887-4462 or