Lake Land College

College Links:








For the Media - Lake Land College, Mattoon Illinois
Welcome to LLC!

Back to the Media Room

Lake Land College Community Choir begins rehearsals this month in October

The Lake Land College Community Choir will begin its fall rehearsals Tuesday, Oct. 1. Rehearsals are held on Tuesday nights in the Lake Land College Theater from 7-9:30 p.m.

The choir is a group of approximately 55 mixed voices including students, college employees, and members of the community.  All singers age 18 and older are welcome to participate and no audition is required.

Choir members may earn one hour of college credit for singing in the choir. Interested singers can complete a registration form at the first rehearsal, or current Lake Land students can register online through IRIS, under class number MUS-104-11565. Registration for college credit is not required, however, and participation in the choir is free for those who do not register.

“Choir members tell me they enjoy the opportunity to sing a variety of music with a large group of singers of all ages,” said Nancy Caldwell, music instructor at Lake Land College and director of the choir.  “I choose several challenging numbers each semester and the choir has really grown musically in the years we’ve been together.  Singing arrangements of favorite Christmas songs, as we do each fall, is always a treat.”  

Caldwell also recognized the faithful participation of singers from surrounding communities, noting that some of the choir members have been part of the group for as long as ten years.  

“We always look forward to catching up at the first rehearsal in the fall,” said Caldwell. “We are like an extended family of music lovers.”

The fall season will conclude with a concert on Sunday, Nov. 24, at 3 p.m. in the Theatre.  The concert will feature Scottish folk songs as well as favorites from the musical My Fair Lady, including “On the Street Where You Live” and “The Rain in Spain.” The rest of the program celebrates Christmas, with a set of traditional French carols as well as pop favorites “The Most Wonderful Time of the Year” and “It’s Beginning to Look a Lot Like Christmas.”  

Contact Caldwell at (217) 234-5464 with any questions.



Media Contacts

Jennifer Forneris
Media Specialist
217-234-5408
jforneris@lakeland.cc.il.us
Office: Bookstore - 12

Kelly Allee
Director of Communications and Creative Services
217-234-5215
kallee@lakeland.cc.il.us
Office: Bookstore - 11

Paula Rosine
Graphic Designer
217-234-5265
prosine@lakeland.cc.il.us
Office: Bookstore - 12

Megan Nelson
Assistant to the Director of Communications and Creative Services
217-234-5233
mnelson@lakeland.cc.il.us
Office: Bookstore - 12

Jenny Osborn
Graphic Specialist
217-234-5233
jkovacik@lakeland.cc.il.us
Office: Bookstore - 12




News Releases

03/24/14
Lake Land College offers a variety of community courses this April

03/26/14
Lake Land College recognizes donors, scholarship recipients at annual Foundation Scholarship Reception

03/28/14
Lake Land College Technology Division invites community members to special events

03/28/14
Lake Land College ag students perform well at National PAS Conference

03/28/14
Lake Land College’s TRiO Student Support Services accepting new students

03/31/14
Lake Land College students lobby for MAP Grant legislation

03/31/14
Lake Land College cosmetology students learn from industry professional

03/31/14
Lake Land College announces annual Outstanding Club Award winners

03/31/14
Lake Land College hosts interactive world music event

04/01/14
Lake Land College to host nationally acclaimed summer enrichment program

04/02/14
Lake Land College welcomes area principals, deans and counselors to campus

04/03/14
Lake Land College Adult Ed offers free computer classes to boost career building skills

04/04/14
Lake Land College to host Mobile Veterans Center

04/04/14
Professional driver training through Lake Land College offers viable career option for men, women alike

04/07/14
Lake Land College hosts Adult Week, honoring adult students

04/08/14
Registration underway at Lake Land College for summer and fall

04/08/14
Local junior high school students perform at LLC’s Johnston Music Festival

04/08/14
Lake Land College honored for creating unique learning environments and expanding distance learning

04/08/14
Lake Land College Foundation to hold 17th annual golf classic

04/08/14
Lake Land College to host Monster’s Inc. University workshop for children

04/10/14
Lake Land College hosts Illinois Humanities Council Road Scholar, exploring Albert Einstein

04/10/14
Lake Land College names Grunloh executive assistant to the president

04/11/14
Lake Land College’s Daugherty awarded EIBEA Teacher of the Year Award

04/14/14
Lake Land College offers early-bird dual enrollment courses for area high schoolers

04/15/14
North American Lighting receives Lake Land College’s Business Partnership Award

04/17/14
Lake Land College GIS student receives scholarship from City of Shelbyville

04/21/14
Lake Land College offers chance to earn quick credits with Intersession courses

04/21/14
Lake Land College hosts automotive job fair

04/21/14
Lake Land College’s Alumni Association inducts four into the 2014 Distinguished Alumni Society

04/22/14
Lake Land College to host Summer College for Youth classes


Alumni
Athletics
Canvas Login
Career Services
Class Notifications and Updates
Community Learning
Employment Opportunities
Foundation - Make a Gift
Freedom of Information Act
IRIS
Lake Land College Email
Library
Police Department
Request More Information
Sustainability at LLC
5001 Lake Land Blvd.
Mattoon, IL 61938-9366
217-234-LAKE
Facebook MySpace Twitter You Tube

Supporting our Veterans