Center For The Performing Arts

Architectural rendering of the future Center For The Performing Arts exterior 2

With construction planned to begin mid-Fall 2020, the $8.9M Center for the Performing Arts (formerly known as the Performing Arts Center), will support the academic mission and programs in Western Illinois University‘s College of Fine Arts and Communication and is the first Macomb campus building constructed with public funds in nearly 40 years. The 130,000-square foot Center…

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University Art Gallery at W.I.U.

The University Art Gallery on the campus of Western Illinois University provides quality visual art experiences to enhance the cultural life of the university and the McDonough County region. The gallery provides a permanent collection of art for study, and a schedule of changing exhibitions that complement university curricula and initiatives. The University Art Gallery’s…

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McDonough County Historical Society

Since 1969, the McDonough County Historical Society, a not-for-profit organization, has been an important force for promoting historical understanding and preserving materials that reflect the county’s heritage. Their mission supports the preservation of McDonough County, Illinois heritage. The organization also offers free historical programs at their meetings five times a year (September, November, January, March and May),…

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Leslie F. Malpass Library at WIU

The Leslie F. Malpass Library on the campus of Western Illinois University was opened on Sept. 5, 1978 as the main branch of the WIU Libraries. The facility provides instructional and research support to the University and community and houses more than 1 million cataloged volumes. Boasting six levels and enclosing over 200,000 square feet,…

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Museum of Geology

Founded in 1975, Museum of Geology in Tillman Hall on the campus of Westen Illinois University, is open to the public and houses more than forty displays and exhibits covering Earth History and processes as well as Earth materials and resources. Touring the Museum you will be introduced to the fascinating world of rocks, minerals and…

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Project Dance Company

Project Dance Company offers dance lessons of all different types from Ballet, Jazz, Tap, Lyrical, Tumbling, Hip Hop, and Zumba.  PDC celebrates and preserves the art of dance through performances, teaching, the production of new work, and documentation.  Their goal is to create an environment that promotes high self esteem, confidence, and a love for dance.

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DRIVE Studio of Dance

DRIVE Studio of Dance is a recreational and competitive dance studio located in Macomb. It is a fun and positive environment for anyone wanting to embrace dance. DRIVE excepts all ages and levels. DRIVE offers many classes in different styles and genres.  At DRIVE, they strive to instill Dedication, Respect, Individuality, Vision and proper Execution…

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