The event is open to the public.
The cost to participate is $10 per
person, with a maximum of eight people per team. A $100 cash prize
will be awarded to the winning team. In addition to the trivia
contest, the event will feature a silent auction containing items
such as a Lincoln College sports basket. There will also be a 50-50
Anyone interested in registering
their team should contact Assistant Professor Spring Hyde at
John Malone, WLNX-FM station
manager and assistant professor of broadcasting, will serve as
master of ceremonies.
The Iota Chi Chapter will provide
free popcorn. The college snack bar will be open at 6 p.m. with
items available for sale, including burgers, fries, cheese sticks,
beverages and other tasty treats.
Phi Theta Kappa is the premier
national honor society for junior colleges. Proceeds from this event
will support the initiatives of the Lincoln College chapter,
including the purchase of recycling bins for Creekside Environmental
Center, the Special Olympics and Books for Veterans.
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Hannah Singleton, chapter president,
is a sophomore from South Pekin. She commented about the importance
of the fundraiser: "Iota Chi members have always been very generous
with volunteering their time to serve others. However; we have many
projects that require funding in addition to offering our time. We
hope this Trivia Night will help raise the funds needed to continue
forward with our planned contributions to Creekside, the Special
Olympics and Books for Veterans."