For those students who are not participating in Family Weekend activities, here are some not-to-miss events:
Whose Live Anyway?
The cast of Whose Line is it Anyway? is on tour and is coming to Braden Auditorium. From 8 to 11 p.m. on Saturday, come join the cast for a live performance of its touring production. The performance will include 90 minutes of improvised comedy and songs, all based on audience suggestions. For more information on admission costs and accommodation requests, please contact the Braden Auditorium at (309) 438-5444.
Showtime at the Apollo
Singing, dancing, acting and more will be available on Friday. Join the men of Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity, Inc. for Showtime at the Apollo. For the first time the audience will be the judge of who gets the bell and who gets swept off the stage. This event will take place from 7:30 to 11 p.m. in Capen Auditorium. For early bird admission, students will pay $3, or they can pay $5 at the door.
“To Kill a Mockingbird”
People with nothing to do on their Saturday afternoon can come enjoy popcorn and a movie at The Normal Theater. The theater will be showing the classic movie “To Kill a Mockingbird” from 1 to 3:15 p.m. The general admission is $7, but if students show their student IDs, they can get in for $5. Tickets may also be purchased online.
Take a step toward overcoming body judgments by attending the Radical Self-Acceptance workshop, held at the Main Street Yoga. At 6:30 p.m. on Sunday, the workshop will begin with a yoga warm up then go on to demonstrating techniques that are known for helping boost confidence. There will be a $25 admission fee. Please call (309) 829-9618 to reserve a spot to participate in a fun and relaxing workshop.
BHS Band Craft Show
The Bloomington High School will be hosting its annual Band Craft Show from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday.