Opening reception is November 15, from 4:30 to 6 pm

Sarah Ellen Gillespie Museum of Art

Hours of operation are Monday through Friday, 1 to 4 pm, or by appointment.

For more information or to schedule an appointment, contact Pam Shearer at 601-318-6561.

Exhibit will run through December 16.

Opening reception is November 29, from 4:30 to 6 pm 

Lucile Parker Gallery

Hours of operation are Tuesday through Thursday, 1 to 4 pm or by appointment.

For more information or to schedule an appointment, contact Dr. Ed Ford at 801-755-4052.

Exhibit will run through December 15.


There are available openings for young violin, viola and cello students, ages 4-12. All levels are accepted. 

Lessons and classes start January 9. The deadline to register is January 6.

A 10% discount is available for the second child enrolled in the program and for children of WCU employees. 

To register, please call Jackie Martin at (601) 318-6175 or email

For more information, contact Daniela Pardo, Suzuki Institute director, at (414) 737-4620 or dpardo@wmcareyedu.

Thursday, December 8 at 5:15 p.m.

Students and faculty from the William Carey Suzuki Institute will present a violin and cello recital. 

Brookdale Retirement Home, Located at 103 Fox Chase, off of 28th Avenue. 

William Carey University will present the musical “Sacramento Fifty Miles.” 

Dec. 8 and 9 at 7 p.m. and Dec. 10 at 2 p.m.

 Performances for school groups and home school children will be at 9 a.m. and 11 a.m. on Dec. 8 and 9. 

Joe and Virginia Tatum Theatre on the Hattiesburg campus.

“Sacramento Fifty Miles” is loosely based on the old tale of “The Brementown Musicians.”

Tickets are $3 each. Seating is limited. Call (601) 318-6218 for reservations or for more information. Space is available for bus parking.

A Christmas concert at First Baptist Church Picayune, Mississippi, featuring the combined choirs and orchestras of First Baptist Church Picayune and the William Carey University Chorale and Orchestra.

The William Carey University Tradition campus in Biloxi will present its annual Winter Festival on Dec. 12 from 4-6 p.m. 

Winter trimester classes will resume on January 9, 2017.

Join us as the William Carey University Oratorio Choir and Orchestra perform Messiah - The Easter Section.

Thomas Fine Arts Building

Join us as the instrumental department performs their Spring Instrumental Showcase at Main Street Baptist Church, Hattiesburg, Mississippi.