Challenger Learning Center

Friday, February 23, 2018/6-9pm
HCC Student Cafe (SCB)
$25 (purchased on or before 2/21)
$35 (purchased after 2/21)

Giggle, chuckle and cackle all night long with amateur comedians. Show your support for your favorite comedians: Justin Boyd, Frank Hoffman, Rick Pearce, Mark Peterson, Jim Sikes and Amanda Wycoff by voting with your dollars! The comedian with the most votes wins the crowd favorite award.

There will be pizza and pasta from Rosati's, Cash Bar and an amazing silent auction as well!

All proceeds directly benefit the Challenger Learning Center.

Thank you to the following sponsors:
Star sponsors: State Farm, Wentworth Family Farms, Willie Brown

Planet sponsors: Ginzkey Law Office, Leighton Legal Group, LLC, Sean Craig, Financial Consultant, IPI Wealth Management, Inc, Sunburst Nursery and Penn Landscaping

Comet sponsors: CEFCU, Penny Wilson, Broker, Coldwell Banker The Real Estate Group, Avanti's Italian Restaurant, Specs Around Town, Brad and Renee Hutchison, Central Illinois Flying Aces Hockey and Tony Roma's

Click here to purchase your tickets.

Inspire, Explore, Learn... It's Our Mission

Explore missions and programs available to you.

Experience a Space Mission

Develop skills and gain new experiences with a simulated space mission. We offer programs for K-4th, 5th-8th, 9-12th, and colleges/universities.  We can even customize a mission for your group, organization, or business.

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Develop Professional Skills

Improve your interpersonal and communication skills while working through a team building exercise for your business or organization.  Earn CEUs and gain content knowledge to use in your classroom.

Explore Your Options

Learn Something New

Engage in dynamic, hands-on exploration and discovery opportunities through one of our many program offerings.  Enroll in a public program, reserve a birthday party, or schedule a tour, presentation or scout workshop.

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Register for Upcoming Events

Date Time Event
3/26-27/2018 8:30am-4:30pm Get Your Game On
3/28-29/2018 8:30am-4:30pm Escape to a Galaxy Far, Far Away
4/7/2018 and 4/14/2018 8am-1pm Drone Knowledge Test Prep
5/5/2018 9am-12pm Parent & Child Space Fun

Learn About Our Partners

The Challenger Learning Center partners with a variety of organizations to provide STEM (science, technology, engineering & mathematics) based missions and programs.


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