Feeling groovy? Then dig out the love beads and bellbottoms and travel back to 1967 during the Parkland College Foundation’s 15th Annual Gala, on Friday, October 19 from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the Champaign Country Club.
The Foundation fundraiser’s theme for this year marks Parkland College’s 45th anniversary. Proceeds from the gala benefit scholarships at Parkland College.
Guests will enjoy food and beverages, music and a silent auction for such exciting items as condo stays in Maui and Mexico, jewelry, art, and other items.
Tickets are $75 per person; ticket holders must be 18 and older to attend.
Hicksgas, Illinois American Water and The News-Gazette are presenting sponsors for this event, while Parkland sponsors include Busey Bank, Premiere Global Sports, Stocks Office Furniture, Longview Capital Group, The Atkins Group, and WCIA 3. Corporate sponsors are The Anderson’s, Birkey’s Farm Store, the Board of Certified Safety Professionals, Broeren Russo Construction Inc., Carle Foundation Hospital, Central Illinois Manufacturing, CliftonLarsonAllen LLP, Coventry Health Care, First State Bank of Monticello, Frasca International, Horizon Hobby Inc., Meyer Capel, One Main Development, Tile Specialists, Inc. and Triple R Development/Golfview Village.
For event and ticket information, call 217/351-2464 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org