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  • Carthage College

Carthage College

Host of the Carthage Chamber Music Series, bringing world-class entertainment to Kenosha, along with drama productions, music performances, and free exhibitions in the H.F. Johnson Gallery of Art. Liberal arts education since 1847; evening studies for adults; MSW through Loyola University; Friday Family Fun Nights September through May.

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Carthage College
2001 Alford Park Drive, Kenosha
ph.262-551-5727 fx.262-551-5995
E-mail: kslonac@carthage.edu

Meeting Rooms: 80
Guest Rooms: 500

Nestled within an 83-acre park along the Lake Michigan shore, Carthage College offers the ideal setting for your gathering. From a business meeting for 10, to a presentation of 3,500, Carthage has space to accommodate you and experienced people that will make you feel at home. Event spaces offer breathtaking views of Lake Michigan and state of the art audio visual and multimedia equipment, including video-conferencing rooms with satellite downlink. In fact, Carthage College recently added two new multi-million dollar facilities to its beautiful campus; the Hedberg Library and Tarble Athletic & Recreation Center which offer outstanding accommodations for meeting space and presentations. Carthage also has a beautiful Chapel that can host up to 1,800 people. For a more intimate setting, consider the President's Dining Room for a business luncheon or staff retreat. Elegantly landscaped areas accommodate picnics up to 2,000, and Carthage has more than 500 sleeping rooms which allow you to stay where you meet. Consider Carthage for your meeting,conference, seminar, summer camp, holiday party, breakfast meeting or corporate training.

Total Meeting Space: Over 30,000 sq. ft.
Catering Available
Loading Dock Available
Number of Parking Spaces: 1,070

Room - Sq. Footage
Tarble Athletic & Recreation Center - 122,000
Physical Education Complex
Jockey Club A, B - 6,291
Jockey Club A - 3,521
128 A, B, C - 3,472
Jockey Club B - 2,770
Siebert Chapel
Recital Hall - 1,745
Art Gallery - 1,600
128 B - 1,452
128 A - 1,189
128 C - 831
Wartburg Auditorium
Niemann Media Theater*
Fritch Center*
Saemann Room*
Mullen Room*
* Hedberg Library

Located on the picturesque shore of Lake Michigan, Carthage College features a multitude of athletic facilities to host most sporting events.

Major Events Hosted

  • NCAA Division III Baseball Tournaments
  • 2002 Olympic Torch Relay
  • NCAA Division III Regional Basketball Tournament
  • USTA Southeastern Wisconsin Men’s Professional Tennis Futures Tournaments
  • Boys & Girls WIAA High School Soccer Playoffs
  • NCAA Regional women’s’ and men’s volleyball championships
  • CCIW Swimming Championships
  • CCIW Indoor Track and Field Championship

Sport No. of Surfaces

  • Baseball: 1 NCAA regulation field
  • Basketball: 6 Courts
  • Football/Soccer/Lacrosse: 1 FieldTurf® surface
  • Softball: 1 NCAA regulation field
  • Swimming: 25-yard x 40-meter, 16 lanes
  • Tennis: 10 Courts (outdoor)
  • Track & Field: 200-meter indoor/400-meter outdoor
  • Volleyball: 6 Courts
  • Practice Field: 80-yard grass field

N.E. Tarble Athletic and Recreation Center

  • 156,000-square-foot facility
  • 200-meter, 6-lane track includes pole vault, long jump, and high jump pits in center area
  • 4 multipurpose courts for basketball, volleyball and tennis
  • 25-yard by 40-meter 16-lane competition swimming pool with timing system and seating for 250
  • 25-foot climbing wall
  • 5,000-square-foot health and fitness center
  • 2 racquetball courts
  • Aerobics room
  • Locker rooms
  • Concessions area

Tarble Arena

  • 2 full-size basketball/volleyball courts
  • 4 classrooms and weight room

Art Keller Field

  • Lighted facility ideal for football, soccer and lacrosse
  • 400-meter track
  • State-of-the-art FieldTurf® surface
  • Stadium seating for 2,448
  • Connected to the Campbell Student Center (restaurants and rest rooms)

Smeds Tennis Center

  • 10 hard surface outdoor courts
  • 6 courts equipped with lighting for night play
  • 2 Stadium courts
  • Observation deck
  • Clubhouse and social center for spectators
  • Seating for 500

Contact:
Kevin Slonac, Tarble Athletic & Recreation Manager
2001 Alford Park Drive
Kenosha, WI 53140
Ph. (262) 551-5727
Fx. (262) 551-5995
www.carthage.edu
Email: kslonac@carthage.edu

H. F. Johnson Gallery of Art Exhibit: A Re-Visioning: New Works in Polymer

September 9, 2014 - October 25, 2014

Polymer is a colorful plastic modeling compound that began as a children’s craft material. Over the past 30 years, artists all over the world discovered the almost unlimited capacity polymer holds to mimic any surface, material, or surface effect.

Carthage Theatre Presents: Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead

September 26-28, 2014 and October 2-4, 2014

By Tom Stoppard. Directed by Neil Kristian Scharnick. Winner of a Tony Award for Best Play, Tom Stoppard’s absurd comedy has become a modern classic. Join Rosencrantz and Guildenstern, two minor characters from Shakespeare’s “Hamlet,” as they desperately try to figure out why they exist before they don’t anymore!

Carthage College Family Fun Night

September 26, 2014, October 3, 2014, October 17, 2014, October 31, 2014, November 7, 2014, November 14, 2014, December 12, 2014, January 16, 2015, January 23, 2015

Carthage hosts Family Fun Nights for the community on most Friday evenings during the school year. Families can enjoy fun and educational activities in Hedberg Library, browse the collection in the Center for Children’s Literature, use the library computers, or swim and play basketball in the N. E. Tarble Athletic and Recreation Center.

Carthage Theatre Presents: Day After Night, World Premiere

October 24-26, 2014 and October 30-November 1, 2014

By Mikaley Osley ’14, adapted from the novel by Anita Diamant. Directed by Herschel Kruger. “Day After Night” is based on the extraordinary true story of the October 1945 rescue of more than 200 prisoners from the Atlit internment camp, a prison for "illegal" immigrants run by the British military near the Mediterranean coast south of Haifa.

Carthage College Music Presents: Keyboard Monster Concert

October 24, 2014

The Keyboard Monster Concert features piano ensemble music for two to 32 hands! The performance includes students from Carthage’s Community Piano Program, as well as keyboard skills students and Carthage piano principals and faculty.

Carthage College Music Presents: Family Weekend Choral Concert

October 26, 2014

The Carthage Choir, Carthage Women’s Ensemble, A. F. Siebert Chapel Choir, and Lincoln Singers perform a concert of varied repertoire.

H. F. Johnson Gallery of Art Exhibit: A Soft Touch: The Lighthouse Quilter’s Guild Exhibit

November 6, 2014 – December 13, 2014 (Closed Nov. 24–30 for Thanksgiving Break)

Creativity, as it is expressed through touch, is notable in functional craft works such as ceramics and textiles. Often it is the very utilitarian requirement of these media throughout material culture that has allowed experimentation in form and color that some have compared to abstract art in the mid-20th century. 

Carthage College Music Presents: Fall Band Concert

November 8, 2014

The Carthage Concert Band will perform a concert conducted by Dr. James Ripley.

Carthage College Music Presents: Fall Chamber Orchestra Concert

November 9, 2014

The Carthage Chamber Orchestra, under the direction of Dr. Ed Kawakami, will perform in concert.

Carthage College Music Presents: Fall Jazz Band Concert

November 14, 2014

The Carthage Jazz Ensemble will present an evening of classic American Jazz.