WSIU Almanac

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WSIU Almanac is a weekday feature that provides an overview of events, happenings, and history of the world around us.  Each episode provides a little "slice of life" about the day.   And to make sure we don't miss anything we have a special e-mail set up that you can use to send information to us.  It's short and simple:                                     

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WSIU Almanac: August 29th, 2018.

Aug 29, 2018

WSIU Almanac: August 27th, 2018

Aug 27, 2018

Wabash Valley College is hosting auditions for the Fall Community Theatre Production of  "Mama Won't Fly" on Monday August 27th, 2018 at 7:00PM and again on Tuesday August 28th, 2018 at 7:00PM.

WSIU Almanac: August 24th, 2018.

Aug 24, 2018

WSIU Almanac: August 23rd, 2018.

Aug 23, 2018

WSIU Almanac: August 22nd, 2018.

Aug 22, 2018

Applications are now being accepted for the fourth annual Southern Illinois Arts Legacy Award.  This award is sponsored by the non-profit Carbondale Community Arts.

WSIU Almanac: August 21st, 2018.

Aug 21, 2018

WSIU Almanac: August 17th, 2018.

Aug 17, 2018

WSIU Almanac: August 16th, 2018.

Aug 16, 2018

The Second annual Community Fun and Fitness Relays will take place on Sunday October 14th, 2018 at the Lew Hartzog Track and Field Complex at Southern Illinois University in Carbondale.

WSIU Almanac: August 15th, 2018.

Aug 15, 2018

WSIU Almanac: August 14th, 2018.

Aug 14, 2018

WSIU Almanac: August 13th, 2018.

Aug 13, 2018

WSIU Almanac: August 10th, 2018.

Aug 10, 2018

The Persied Meteor Shower peaks on the mornings of August 11th, 12th and 13th.  To learn more visit the website of the Astronomical Association of Southern Illinois at

WSIU Almanac: August 9th, 2018.

Aug 9, 2018

WSIU Almanac: August 8th, 2018

Aug 8, 2018

WSIU Almanac: August 7th, 2018.

Aug 7, 2018

WSIU Almanac: August 6th, 2018.

Aug 6, 2018

WSIU Almanac: August 3rd, 2018.

Aug 3, 2018

The Southern Illinois Health Care and Tax Forum will take place this Saturday August 4th, 2018 on the SIU Carbondale campus at Morris Library Guyon Auditorium.  To learn more go to:

WSIU Almanac: August 2nd, 2018.

Aug 2, 2018

The Healthy Southern Illinois Delta Network provides free workshops for those who suffer from chronic health conditions.  To learn more visit:

WSIU Almanac: August 1st, 2018.

Aug 1, 2018

WSIU Almanac: July 31st, 2018.

Jul 31, 2018

WSIU Almanac: July 30th, 2018.

Jul 30, 2018

Caritas Family Day of Giving is planned for Tuesday July 31st, 2018.  For more information call 618-213-8716 or send an e-mail to Volunteer Coordinator Carly Jones at

WSIU Almanac: JUly 27th, 2018.

Jul 27, 2018

WSIU Almanac: July 26th, 2018.

Jul 26, 2018

McLeod Summer Playhouse presents "Once Upon A Mattress" tonight at 7:30PM.  To see times and other performances browse to:

WSIU Almanac: July 25th, 2018.

Jul 25, 2018

WSIU Almanac: July 24th, 2018.

Jul 24, 2018

The Greater Salem Chamber of Commerce is looking for volunteers to become involved in the Little Egypt Festival.  For more information visit:

WSIU Almanac: July 23rd, 2018.

Jul 23, 2018

The Illinois Reading Council is sponsoring the annual Summer Conference on Thursday August 2nd, 2018 at Our Savior Lutheran Church, 700 South Illinois Avenue in Carbondale.

WSIU Almanac: July 20th, 2018.

Jul 20, 2018

WSIU Almanac: July 19th, 2018.

Jul 19, 2018

WSIU Almanac: July 18th, 2018.

Jul 18, 2018

WSIU Almanac: July 17th, 2018.

Jul 17, 2018