September 25, 2014

Celebrating Town & Gown 2014
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Location: The Forum
124 N. Lafayette Street
Macomb, IL
Description: Celebrating Town & Gown 2014

To kick off our 2014 Homecoming festivities, WIUís annual Celebrating Town and Gown Event will be held in the fall again this year! We hope you will join us to help Western Illinois University and Macomb start WIU Homecoming 2014 in style. Celebrating Town and Gown will be held Thursday, September 25, 2014 to celebrate all President Jack Thomas and Mayor Mike Inman have accomplished over the past year for the WIU and Macomb communities! We will also announce the 2014 Honorary Alumni and Town & Gown Award recipients. A short program will begin at 6:15 p.m.

Casual attire is preferred.


Pasta station:
Your choice of various pastas with Plum Tomato Marinara, Nutmeg Alfredo, Pesto and Extra Virgin Olive Oil or Carbonara sauce and various toppings including Flank, Chicken, Shrimp, Sun-dried Tomatoes, Broccoli, Mushrooms, Scallions and Cheeses; all enhanced with Garlic Bread Sticks.

Specialty cheese station:
Enjoy a variety of trending unique soft and hard cheeses including imports and local cheeses.

Dessert bar:
S'mores Bar--a unique display of three different Hershey bars, flavored marshmallows and a variety of graham crackers for guests to build their own class S'more.

Rocky on Parade
You watched as the 14 Rocky on Parade sculptures were unveiled for the very first time at last year's Town & Gown Event. One year later, all of the fun will begin again. Join us for Celebrating Town & Gown 2014 to learn about the next installment of Rocky on Parade coming in 2015!

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Contact Information:
 Alumni Association
 Phone: 309-298-1914
Source: Alumni

Western Illinois University
1 University Circle * Macomb, IL 61455
Phone: 309/298-1414 * E-mail
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