Informational sessions on Highway Construction careers training program

Illinois Central College will hold several informational sessions for its Highway Construction Careers Training Program (HCCTP). HCCTP was implemented to increase the number of minorities, women, and disadvantaged individuals working on IDOT highway construction projects and is offered through the Corporate and Community Education Department at ICC. Classes for the next training program will begin…  read more


Theatre Program presents six performances of the adult-humored, Tony Award-Winning musical Avenue Q

It may have won the 2004 Tony Award for best musical, but Avenue Q is definitely not your mama’s theatre production. “This is definitely a different kind of show,” says Chris Gray who directs the show. Gray is dean of the arts and communication department at Illinois Central College and is also directing Avenue Q, an adult-humored, Tony Award-winning musical which opens…  read more


Now offering Adult Community Programs at South Campus location in Pekin

Illinois Central College now offers its popular Adult Community Programs at the South Campus location, Riverway Business Park, 225 Hanna Dr., in Pekin. The workshop beginning in September is “Photography Basics – All Cameras”. Photography Basics — All Cameras                             Whether you are new to digital photography or have experience, you’ll learn how to get the most…  read more


Hosting our 34th Annual Landscape and Garden Day September 6

Illinois Central College’s 34th Annual Landscape & Garden Day offers a variety of special programs and activities specifically designed for families with young children as well as the usual favorites for local gardening enthusiasts. This year’s theme is “Welcome to My Garden”. The event is set for Saturday, September 6, from 9 am - 3 pm, at…  read more


Carla DelVillaggio is “Simply Streisand” at ICC on August 22

How does one go from studying and performing as an accomplished opera singer to performing a tribute to “America’s greatest star” on stage in New York, Las Vegas and beyond? What began as a hobby has turned into success on stage for Carla DelVillaggio, who brings her show Simply Streisand to the Illinois Central College Performing Arts Center…  read more

TazWood Dance Company to host auditions

The TazWood Dance Company (TWDC), in residence at Illinois Central College (ICC), will hold auditions on Wednesday, August 6, 2014, at 7:30 p.m. in the Performing Arts Center of ICC for its final show, “One Last Time”, to be held on December 13, 2014. Those auditioning should be advanced dancers 14 years of age or…  read more


Illinois Central College Announces 2014-15 Guest Artists Series Line-up

Featuring a six-show season of professional music, comedy, dancing and more, the 2014-2015 season of Illinois Central College’s Guest Artists Series opens August 22 with a tribute to “America’s greatest star”. Simply Streisand, a tribute to entertainment legend Barbra Streisand, kicks off this season’s ICC Guest Artists Series featuring performances by nationally- and internationally-touring professional…  read more


Informational sessions on Highway Construction Careers training program

Illinois Central College will hold several informational sessions for its Highway Construction Careers Training Program, with program applications available at each session. Classes for the next training program begin August 11, 2014. The intensive 12-week program prepares participants for careers in the highway construction trades industry through classroom learning, skills labs, and real-world, jobsite experience. Training…  read more


Tim Elder named ICC Distinguished Alumnus

EAST PEORIA – Tim Elder, Bonita Springs, Florida, formerly of Peoria, was named the 2014 Illinois Central College Distinguished Alumnus by the ICC Alumni Association. The award was officially presented during the Illinois Central College May commencement ceremony held in the CougarPlex on the East Peoria Campus. Elder started at ICC when the college first…  read more