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Articles from category: Community News

BC Mission Project to Restore Local Homes

Mar 9, 2011

Local low income homeowners to benefit from "Impact Virginia."

BC to Host Ceramics Workshop

Mar 9, 2011

Bluefield College will host a ceramic art workshop, open and free to the community and featuring ceramicist Josh Manning, Thursday, March 24 from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. in the Cox Visual Arts Center.   During the four-hour workshop, Manning will demonstrate a variety of throwing and altering ...

Consummate Marimbist to Perform at BC

Feb 24, 2011

Larissa Venzie, a consummate musician and marimbist, will perform on campus March 1.

Christian Rock Band Silverline to BC

Feb 22, 2011

Electrifying rock band Silverline will perform at BC, Thursday, March 3 at 7 p.m.

BC Art Show to Feature Printmaking

Feb 18, 2011

The college will host a traveling art show featuring the fine art of printmaking, February 28 through April 14.

Transfer Students Invited to BC Open House

Feb 11, 2011

Bluefield College will open its doors to community college students, February 21.

BC Theatre to Present 'Little Women'

Feb 7, 2011

Bluefield College Theatre will present a new adaptation of Luisa May Alcott's beloved classic "Little Women," February 24-27.

BC to Offer Workshops in Gardening and More

Feb 3, 2011

Learn gardening, quilting, forensics, or writing in a BC workshop.

BC to Showcase Fine Arts Programs

Feb 3, 2011

BC will showcase its art, music and theatre programs to prospective students.

College to Host Digital Photography Workshop

Feb 2, 2011

The college will host a digital photography workshop with award-winning photographer Hal Brainerd, Monday, February 21.

Submit Your Work to BC's Bluestone Review (2011)

Jan 28, 2011

Local Writers and Artists Encouraged to Submit Works to Bluefield College Literary Magazine

Community Invited to Join BC Choir

Jan 20, 2011

Bluefield College is looking for a few good voices to join its college-community choir, the Masterworks Chorale.

Hudson Recital to Feature Spirituals, Opera

Jan 14, 2011

Music professor Dr. Barbara Hudson will present a faculty recital, Friday, January 28 at 7:30 p.m. in Harman Chapel.

Community Fine Arts Classes Available

Jan 6, 2011

BC spring Fine Arts Community School features instruction in art, music, writing, language, and more.

BC Presents Christmas Extravaganza

Dec 21, 2010

Four music ensembles and two drama groups featured in BC's "Christmas at Bluefield" celebration.

Youth Invited to Ski, Worship Weekend

Dec 17, 2010

What do skiing, snowboarding, tubing, rock-climbing, dodgeball, concerts, worship, and life on a college campus all have in common?

BC Christmas Concerts Feature Seven Groups

Nov 23, 2010

BC will host two Christmas concerts, featuring seven ensembles.

BC to Host Spanish Language Tertulias

Nov 2, 2010

Bluefield College is hosting a series of Spanish Tertulias designed to teach the basics of the Spanish language.

BC Theatre Presents Oklahoma!

Oct 29, 2010

Bluefield College Theatre will present the beloved 1943 masterpiece Oklahoma!, November 11-14, and again November 18-21.

Encounter Bluefield: BC Slates Second of Three Fall Open House Events

Oct 22, 2010

Bluefield College will host its second of three Fall Open House events for prospective students and their families, Saturday, November 6.

Blind Side Star Collins Tuohy Keynotes BC Tierney Scholarship Dinner

Oct 19, 2010

We all watched Collins Tuohy help her adopted brother Michael Oher overcome the greatest of odds in the blockbuster movie The Blind Side.

Bluefield College Homecoming 2010: Indulge in the Sweet Memories

Oct 15, 2010

Like a box of chocolates or a Whitman's Sampler, Bluefield College's Homecoming 2010 will offer alumni the opportunity to indulge in lots of sweet memories throughout a three-day weekend packed with reunions and activities for grads from all generations.

Bluefield College Hosts Art Shows

Oct 8, 2010

Bluefield College is hosting two art shows for the community, now through October 28, featuring regional artists Aaron Benson and Kelsey Roberts.

Fine Arts Classes for Community Available at Bluefield College

Sep 21, 2010

Bluefield College’s Fine Arts Community School has released its schedule of courses for the fall 2010 semester.

Bluefield College and Virginia Baptist Teens Impact Southwest Virginia

Sep 20, 2010

One hundred forty youth from 13 Baptist churches across Virginia converged on the campus of Bluefield College, June 27-July 3, to make an "impact" on Greater Bluefield through service projects in the community.

Bluefield College and Virginia Baptists Offer Youth an Encounter with Christ

Aug 31, 2010

Bluefield College is partnering with the Virginia Baptist Mission Board again to offer Virginia’s youth an encounter with Christ through a series of fall Youth Encounter (YEC) worship and adventure events across the Commonwealth.

Local Kids Get Adventures in Art, Music and Theatre through BC Fine Arts Camp

Jul 28, 2010

Kids are all too familiar with summer camps for sports, swimming and other recreation, but the arts -- music, art and theatre -- are what local children are exploring through a unique Bluefield College Fine Arts Camp, July 26-30.

Instruction in Music, Art, Theatre, Science Available in BC Summer Fine Arts Community School

Apr 9, 2010

Bluefield College's Fine Arts Community School has released its schedule of summer camps, classes, and lessons.

Bluefield College to Host Nine Summer Sports Camps

Apr 5, 2010

Bluefield College will host nine summer sports camps in June and July, including two separate individual boys basketball camps, two boys team basketball camps, three individual girls basketball camps, and two individual soccer camps for both boys and girls.

Bluefield College to Host Watercolor Art Show and Workshop

Feb 22, 2010

Bluefield College will host a watercolors art show, now through April 15, and watercolor workshop, March 20, featuring the works of local artist Chris Bone.

Bluefield College to Host Jazz Concert

Feb 9, 2010

As part of its Spring Fine Arts Series, Bluefield College will host an evening of jazz music, featuring tenor saxophonist Jim Calabrese and the Bluefield State College Jazz Band, Monday, March 15.

Bluefield College and Blue Mountain Performing Arts Present Gee-Mackey Duo

Feb 8, 2010

Bluefield College and Blue Mountain Performing Arts are proud to present the Gee-Mackey Duo, Sunday, February 21 at 3 p.m. at First Presbyterian Church in Bluefield, West Virginia.

Youth Rededicate Lives to Christ during Bluefield College Winter Blast

Feb 5, 2010

Dozens of youth from nine different churches and communities across Virginia and West Virginia recently took part in Bluefield College's extreme sport and worship weekend, Winter Blast, and as designed the youth had a blast on the ski slopes, rocked out with the bands Wavorly and Abandon, took ...

Local Writers Encouraged to Submit Works to Bluefield College Literary Magazine

Jan 24, 2010

Bluefield College is now accepting submissions for the 2010 edition of The Bluestone Review, a literary magazine published annually by BC students under the direction of Dr. Rob Merritt, professor of English.

BC Degree Completion Student John Venuti Named Police Chief for Virginia Commonwealth University

Jan 18, 2010

Article by Reed Williams, Richmond Times-Dispatch Bluefield College degree completion student and Richmond (VA) police major John Venuti, a highly visible investigator of violent crimes with a reputation for hard work and compassion, has been named chief of police for Virginia Commonwealth ...

Fine Arts Classes for Community Available at Bluefield College

Jan 7, 2010

Bluefield College's Fine Arts Community School has released its schedule of courses for the spring 2010 semester.

Bluefield College Course Offers Service to Local Home-school Families

Oct 22, 2009

Each fall, Bluefield College students have an opportunity to enroll in a class titled, "Physical Education for the Young Child," which is designed to prepare future physical education (PE) teachers.

BC, SWCC Choirs Combine to Offer Community Choral Celebration

Oct 21, 2009

Bluefield College's select voice ensemble, Variations, will join in concert with Southwest Virginia Community College's Community Chorus for a Choral Celebration, Sunday, November 15 at 3 p.m.

Celebrate Shakespeare with Bluefield College Tour of London

Sep 29, 2009

As part of its longstanding tradition of offering study trips abroad, Bluefield College will sponsor an international tour of Greater London, England, in the spring of 2010, open to the public and part of the Shakespeare Birthday Festival.

5K Run Benefits Bluefield College Students, Serves as Memorial

Sep 21, 2009

A total of 30 runners participated in Bluefield College's Second Annual Jason Elswick Scholarship 5K Challenge, Saturday, September 5. The sprinters were doing more than just competing for track awards; they were helping preserve the memory of a former BC student, while providing vital scholarship ...

Local Musicians Invited to Audition for New BC Community Orchestra

Sep 18, 2009

Bluefield College will launch its new Community Orchestra this fall, and local musicians, young and old, are invited to be a part of the historic group.

Community Singers Invited to Join Bluefield College Choir

Sep 15, 2009

Bluefield College is looking for a few good voices

Bluefield College Schedules Fall Registration, Welcome Week for Students, Community

Aug 18, 2009

Bluefield College will kick off another exciting academic year when classes begin for the fall 2009 semester

Fine Arts Classes for Community Available at Bluefield College

Aug 12, 2009

Bluefield College's Fine Arts Community School has released its schedule of courses for the fall 2009 semester. Among the offerings available to the community this fall are courses in theatre, pottery, drawing, painting, art, quilting, photography, literature, dancing, basket-making, and ...

Fine Arts Classes for Community Available at Bluefield College

Aug 5, 2009

Bluefield College's Fine Arts Community School classes for fall 2009

Virginia Baptists Serve on Mission at Bluefield College (June 2009)

Jun 3, 2009

More than 100 members of Baptist churches from across Virginia and Tennessee spent part of their summer on the campus of Bluefield College. The congregants were not in Bluefield for a camp, conference or retreat, but instead to serve on mission to support their Virginia Baptist partner.

Bluefield College Schedules Summer Sports Camps

Jun 1, 2009

Bluefield College will host six summer sports camps in June and July for boys basketball, girls basketball, and girls soccer. The first of the six summer sports camps will be a three-day girls basketball camp, Wednesday, June 17 through Friday, June 19 in the Dome Gymnasium for girls ...

Fine Arts Classes for Community Available at Bluefield College

Dec 15, 2008

Bluefield College's Fine Arts Community School has released its schedule of courses for the spring 2009 semester.

Bluefield College Theatre Presents Peter Pan to Entertain and Educate

Nov 18, 2008

Hundreds of local school children and a host of other area theatre enthusiasts enjoyed five days of Bluefield College Theatre's presentation of the beloved children's classic Peter Pan, October 30 through November 3.

Bluefield College Opens Doors to Home-school Students

Oct 13, 2008

Bluefield College hosted its annual Home-school Open House, Saturday, September 20, giving local home-school students the opportunity to interact with the campus community and learn more about life on a Christian college campus.