Institute for Retired Persons
The institute brings in speakers from local and wider areas to discuss topics such as music, literature, nature, history, art, politics, the military, computers, local communities, hobbies… a true potpourri. The membership has grown to over 300. To find out more information about becoming a member of IRP click here.

Van Looy Organ Series
The Van Looy Series is named in honor of Ellen Van Looy Reed ’53. Ellen’s mother, Priscilla Van Looy, donated the total cost for the rebuilding of the console and relays of the Moller organ. Join Wilson College as they bring talented organists to the stage of Thomson Chapel. Click here to view upcomming performances.

Performing Arts Series
Wilson College is proud to present its  annual Performing Arts Series. Since 1992, the series has brought jazz and Big Band ensembles, national companies and other highly acclaimed entertainers to Wilson College and the Chambersburg community. For more information about upcoming performances click here.

World Travel Series
This popular fine ethnic dining and four-film series celebrates its 22nd anniversary this season. Come join Wilson College and the Chambersburg community on around-the-world tasting and traveling adventures – without leaving town! For more information click here.

Athletics Calendar
For up-to-date infomation on scheduled games please visit the athletics calendar by clicking here and come cheer on your favorite Wilson team! Athletics invites you to come volunteer with opportunities such as, but not limited to, handing out game programs, shooting video, taking pictures, and more. If interested please contact Jeremy Shepherd at

The Common Hour
The Common Hour is dedicated to fostering inquiry and conversation across the campus community about pressing issues and big questions. This year The Common Hour is focused on cross-disciplinary intersections of food production and consumption, with an eye toward showing the multiple perspectives necessary for the study of how we eat, and the consequences of that choice. The Common Hour meets on Mondays from 12 pm to 12:45 pm in the Lenfest Learning Commons of the John Stewart Memorial Library. For more information click here.