MALTA – Kishwaukee College will be hosting its Homecoming event 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday in honor of the college's 50th anniversary.
The family-friendly event will feature games and activities sponsored by various departments and organizations at the college, 21193 Malta Road, according to a news release.
Children’s activities include playing with bubbles and sidewalk chalk, jumping in two bounce houses on the quad and making homemade slime. Kids also can experience the touch-a-truck activity, where local firetruck, ambulance, 18-wheel truck and other vehicles will be on display for play, learning, and photo opportunities.
Patrons can view the campus pop up museum, participate in college trivia with prizes, watch the industrial robot demonstration, check out the Kish Bookstore’s 50 percent off Kish gear sale, grab free cotton candy and popcorn and attend the Men’s Soccer game as they play Carl Sandburg College at 1 p.m. on the soccer field.
Other planned activities on campus include the Horticulture Department Fall Plant Sale in the Kish greenhouse, visiting artist Jeremy Foy’s athletic-meets-arts experience and Kish administration leading the 50th Anniversary Unveilings in the Student Center at 1 pm.
Lunch will be available for $5 in the Kish Café. Meal includes a pulled-pork sandwich or hot dog, chips, coleslaw, fountain beverage and a cookie.
For more information, visit www.kish.edu/50th.