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Apr 2014

Register Now for Summer Session 2014

4/14/14By Barb Lang

The Summer Session 2014 schedule at the University of Wisconsin-Barron County offers seven on-campus credit courses.               

According to Dale Fenton, UW-BC Assistant Campus Dean for Student Services, this is an opportunity for...

Chess Tournament Open To All

4/14/14By Barb Lang

The public is invited to register and compete in the Thirteenth Biannual UW-BC Chess Tournament that will be held on Thursday, April 24 at 4:30 p.m. in The Commons at UW-Barron County.              

The UW-BC Charger Chess Club is hosting...

Basketball Camp for Grade Schoolers to Start April 27

4/14/14By Barb Lang

A Spring Basketball Clinic for young athletes in grades 5-7 and 8-12 will be held on Sunday evenings in the UW-Barron County gym in Rice Lake.

The camps will meet on April 27 and May 4 and 11.  The camp for grades 5-7 will meet from 4:30...

Traditional Four-Course Japanese Dinner to be Held

4/14/14By Barb Lang

The community is invited to enjoy a traditional four-course Japanese dinner as a fundraiser to help support UW-Barron County students who will be working in the Tsunami Zone in Japan late this spring.

Set for Saturday, April 26, the dinner...

"The Vagina Monologues" to be Performed

4/14/14By Barb Lang

The 4th annual production of Eve Ensler’s “The Vagina Monologues”will be held on Friday, April 18 and Saturday April 19in the UW-Barron County Fine Arts Theater in Rice Lake.  Doors open at 6:00 p.m. for a beer and wine reception, including a...

Red Cedar Choir to Present Spring Concert

4/4/14By Barb Lang

The Red Cedar Choir will present their spring concert on Tuesday, April 15 at 7:30 p.m. in the University of Wisconsin-Barron County Fine Arts Theatre.             

Under the direction of Beth Joosten, UW-BC Associate Lecturer of Music,...

Vieregge to Speak at Th@U

4/4/14By Barb Lang

The next Thursdays @ the U lecture on April 3 will feature author Quentin Vieregge, UW-BC Assistant Professor of English. This presentation will be held from 12:30 – 1:20 p.m. in the Blue Hills Lecture Hall at UW-Barron County in Rice Lake.  All...

Open Houses Scheduled for April 10/15

4/4/14By Barb Lang

Two Discover UW-BC open house events will be held at UW-Barron County for high school juniors, seniors and their parents at the beginning of April.

The first Discover UW-BC is scheduled for Thursday, April 10 with an optional campus tour...

April CE Courses

4/4/14By Barb Lang

Many short courses will be starting throughout the month of April at the University of Wisconsin-Barron County in Rice Lake.

For community members interested in piano, there will be a Saturday program on April 12 featuring two classes for...

Calling All Writers

4/4/14By Barb Lang

A call for proposals has been issued to area writers and authors (novice and professional) to participate in the first annual Northwest Wisconsin Writers’ Festival.  The deadline for submitting proposals is Saturday, April 12.

The Festival...