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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

Carthage College Graphic Design Senior Show

November 28, 2014 - December 1, 2014

Under the direction of Professors Laura Huaracha and Jose Montoto, students will showcase their final graphic design portfolios. A variety of work may be displayed, including print media, typography, photography, illustration, and time-based work.

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 Christmas Festival

December 5, 2014 – December 7, 2014

Carthage College invites the community to celebrate the joy of the holiday season at its annual Christmas Festival. Admission is free, but tickets are required. Because of annual high demand, guests are urged to reserve tickets early. Free tickets are available as of 10/23/14.

The REEL Student Fall Film Festival

December 11, 2014

An end-of-the-semester cinema showcase under the direction of Professor Paul Chilsen. The festival includes a collection of original short films completed by students as part of course requirements for Communication and Digital Media studies.

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.

H. F. Johnson Gallery of Art Exhibit: Clique: Tricia Holt, Dina Kelberman and Jordan Tate

January 6, 2015 - March 8, 2015

Guest curators Marco Rosichelli and Ryan Peter Miller present a select group of photographers known for their contemporary assertion of the pictorial medium into performance, sculpture, and interactive displays.

Carthage College Music Presents: Martin Luther King Day Concert

January 19, 2015

The Carthage Wind Orchestra presents a concert in celebration of Martin Luther King.

Carthage College Music Presents: Carthage Choir Home Concert

February 7, 2015

The Carthage Choir presents a concert of music from their January 2015 tour to Spain.

Carthage College Music Presents: Carthage Women’s Ensemble Home Concert

February 8, 2015

The Carthage Women’s Ensemble presents a concert of music from their January 2015 tour to China.

Carthage Theatre Presents: Up the Hill, New Play Initiative World Premiere

February 27-March 1, 2015 and March 5-7, 2015

By Keith Huff. Directed by Martin McClendon. Every spring, Carthage Theatre’s New Play Initiative gives you the opportunity to see a world premiere play from a prominent writer. This year, acclaimed Emmy Award-winning playwright and screenwriter Keith Huff (AMC’s “Mad Men,” Netflix’s “House of Cards,” “A Steady Rain” on Broadway) crafts a gripping story of youthful idealism confronting terrible choices.