The Viterbo University theatre and music theatre department will present the inaugural New Works Festivalon Friday, Jan. 25–Saturday, Jan. 26 and Friday, Feb. 1–Saturday, Feb. 2 at the Weber Center for the Performing Arts. All performances will begin at 7:30 p.m.
Civil rights activist and author David Dennis Sr., will present the keynote address “What Does it Mean to be an American?” at the La Crosse Community Annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration at 7 p.m. Monday, Jan. 21 in the Viterbo University Fine Arts Center Main Theatre.
The outstanding sibling piano quintet The 5 Browns will perform at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 16 in the Viterbo University Fine Arts Center Main Theatre.

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Monday, Jan. 14


12:15 p.m. Mass – San Damiano Chapel


The Mathy Center will resume regular hours today.


Group Fitness Demo Week: Check out Rec Sports group fitness classes being offered this semester. Classes are free for employees, members, and always free for students. Today’s classes include 6:45 a.m. Namastrong, Noon Total Strength, 6 p.m. Butts n’ Guts, and 6:30 p.m. Zumba.


It is Love EVERY Body Week. Meet Recreation staff members in the Caf and Student Union from 5:30–7:30 p.m. to write positive messages that will be hung in the Mathy Center, learn about the week’s events, and sign up for the meal prepping presentation.


Students: you can now book an appointment with health services at and click the book now button. 


Everyone is invited to participate in Viterbo’s MLK Day Project Linus Knit-a-Thon from 9 a.m.–6 p.m. Monday, Jan. 21 in the School of Nursing Building 104. The goal of the project is to create 5” x 5” squares that are combined to form hand-made blankets that will be donated to the local Project Linus chapter. There will be staff available throughout the day to teach any beginners or people who might need a refresher. There will also be various videos/documentaries showing that examine some of the important issues and systems Dr. King fought to dismantle. For more information and to sign up on UGetConnected.


The Viterbo Dance Team is hosting a Kids Clinic Saturday, Jan. 26. The clinic begins at 1 p.m. and ends with a halftime performance during the men’s basketball game at 5 p.m. in the Varsity Athletics Center. Participants will learn a fun routine and a snack and t-shirt are included. Email Coach Anna Weidner at to register your child. Recommended for kids age 5–10.

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