The Student Activities Office at St. Charles Community College has announced its lunchtime entertainment series for the spring 2012 semester. The series will include performances by a variety of musicians with styles ranging from reggae to rock and from funk to R&B.
For more information about the schedule, contact Mandi Smith, student activities coordinator, at 636-922-8469 or firstname.lastname@example.org. All of the performances are free and open to the public.
SPRING 2012 LUNCHTIME ENTERTAINMENT SCHEDULE:
11:30 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 24, in the SCC Café/Bookstore: Hana Pestle. Through her seasoned, bold vocals and outstanding guitar skills, Pestle wins over crowds with her music. Over the past few years, Hana has toured with Blues Traveler, Live, Collective Soul and Sister Hazel. To learn more, visit www.hanapestle.com.
Noon Wednesday, Feb. 15, in the Plaza Bistro: David Kirton. Don’t let his long, golden dreadlocks fool you, David’s sound and aura is far from a typical reggae artist. His music is a unique hybrid of rock, pop and reggae that moves past the reverent Caribbean rhythms of the past and on to the airwaves, dance floors and digital devices of the future. His music touches the heart, head and feet, making you feel, think and dance. To learn more, visit www.davidkirton.com.
11:30 a.m. Tuesday, March 6, in the SCC Café/Bookstore: Megan Slankard. Slankard is an independent singer-songwriter who possesses an edgy, alternative rock feel, while still creating a sound that is a breath of fresh air. To learn more, visit www.meganslankard.com.
Noon Wednesday, April 4, in the SCC Café/Bookstore: Steve Means. Means’ soulful brew of pop music has earned him a rapidly growing national fan base. His funk-infused acoustic sound has drawn comparisons to everyone from Stevie Wonder to John Mayer, and he’s opened for R&B artists T-Pain and Sean Kingston. To learn more, visit www.facebook.com/stevemeans.
11 a.m. Wednesday-Thursday, April 25-26, on the Campus Plaza: Hey Monea! Fusing a mixture of rock, funk, soul and R&B, Hey Monea! has a way of bringing a fun, party atmosphere wherever they perform. With two original albums and a massive list of upbeat cover songs, the show is always diverse and interesting. To learn more, visit www.heymonea.com.
Established in 1986, St. Charles Community College is celebrating 25 years as a public, comprehensive two-year community college with associate degrees and certificate programs in the arts, business, sciences and career-technical fields. SCC provides workforce training and community-based personal and professional development as well as cultural, recreational and entertainment opportunities. For more information, visit www.stchas.edu.