Lincoln Land Community College-Jacksonville invites the public to a special community event Friday, May 5 to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the college’s founding. The event is being held from 4:30-6:30 p.m. at LLCC-Jacksonville, 32 N. Central Park Plaza and includes a Jacksonville Area Chamber of Commerce Business After Hours, a Downtown First Friday event and a special program including a proclamation presentation.
A short program begins at 5 p.m. with remarks by LLCC President Charlotte Warren, Ph.D. and a proclamation presentation by City of Jacksonville Mayor Andy Ezard. The Downtown First Friday event includes artwork by MarySusan Farmer and photography by Elizabeth King. The Jacksonville Area Chamber of Commerce will join the 50th anniversary celebration with a Business After Hours. An LLCC 50th anniversary exhibit also will be on display.
LLCC’s new book “50 FORWARD!” and other 50th anniversary items will be available for purchase at the event.