Announcements and Cancellations

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August 31st

Kane County Cougars vs. Peoria Chiefs
Sunday August 31
6:30pm Game

Cheer on the Cougars, the Chicago Cubs farm team, as they take on St. Louis Cardinals’ farm team the Peoria Chiefs. Join other alumni to watch the game from a private suite and plan to stay after the game for a Star Wars themed fireworks show and performance by the Jesse White tumblers. Tickets are just $25/pp. Thank you to Joe Robey ’70 for his assistance with this event.

Click here to purchase tickets.


September 13th

Family Picnic in Plainfield
Saturday, September 13
3:00 – 6:00 pm

Celebrate summer’s end and the start of a new school year with an old-fashioned family picnic! Burgers and hot dogs will be provided. You bring a dish to share along with tableware and drinks for your family.


Friday October 3rd-Sunday, October 5th

Blackburn Homecoming
October 3-5, 2014

It’s a carnival!  Come enjoy an exciting theme-oriented Homecoming with real carnival rides, soccer games, the Beaverthon Paint Run, “The Midway”, Blackburn’s Got Talent, and more!  Get more details and register HERE.


Saturday November 8th

Trivia Night
Woodson Hall at Blackburn College
November 8, 2014
7 – 10:00 pm

If you frequently amaze your friends with useless trivia then it is about time to round up a team and compete in Blackburn College Alumni Association trivia challenge! Saturday November 8, 2014 from 7:00 pm in Woodson Hall. Alcohol and snacks available for purchase.