World Travel Film and Dinner Series

Come join Wilson College and the Chambersburg community on around-the-world tasting and traveling adventures – without leaving town! Enjoy spectacular color cinematography with breathtaking footage documenting some of the world’s most enchanting cultures and awe-inspiring places – all brought vividly to life by the personal anecdotes of the lecturers.

 

 

Ethnic Dinner Buffets
Enjoy a truly authentic dining experience at Wilson College prepared by the excellent chefs of SAGE Dining Services. Advance reservations are required for dinners. Please purchase your dinner tickets at least one week prior to the event. Call the Office of Conferences and Special Events at 717-262-2003 to make your reservations. All dinners begin at 6 p.m. and are held in Laird Hall.

Films/Lectures
Seating is unreserved, but season tickets should be purchased in advance. If seats are available, additional tickets may be purchased at the door the evening of the film and lecture. See the order form for individual prices. All films and lectures start at 7 p.m. and are held in the Alumnae Chapel, Thomson Hall.

Patrons
Each year, patrons provide vital support for the film program through their generous contributions. To help us continue to present the quality films and lectures you have come to expect, and we are proud to present, please contact the Office of Conferences and Special Events at 717-262-2003.

Ticket Pricing
All Dinner Tickets are $20.00
Film Tickets per Show: Adult = $7, Senior = $6, Youth 10-18 = $3, Under 10/Wilson Student, Faculty and Staff = FREE

Season Ticket Packages
Four (4) Dinner and Film Season Ticket: $95.00 per person
Three (3) Dinner and Film Season Ticket: $75.00 per person
Patron Contribution: $100.00 (Includes 2 complementary dinner and film tickets to any one of the nights. Patrons only need to purchase the three dinner and film season tickets, the contribution includes the fourth)

How to Travel the World for Free

By Michael Wigge
 

Tuesday, October 10, 2017

Dinner is at 6PM in Laird Hall, film is at 7PM in Thomson Chapel

Menu

  • America - Texas BBQ Brisket, House Fried Potato Chips
  • Spain - Tapas, Olives, Cured Meats, Ensaladila Rusa, Spanish Ham Croquettes
  • Jamaica - Jerk Chicken Skewers, Ital Curry
  • Italy - Caprese Salad, Chicken Cacciatore
  • Africa - Piri Piri Chicken, Jollof Rice

 

 

Rediscovering Ancient America

By Gray Warriner

 

Thursday, November 30, 2017

Dinner is at 6PM in Laird Hall, film is at 7PM in Thomson Chapel

Menu

  • Buffalo Stew
  • Succotash
  • Fried Hominy
  • Corn Bread
  • Dessert: Grape Dumplings

 

 

The Soul of Morocco

By Rick Ray

Thursday, March 15, 2018
Dinner is at 6PM in Laird Hall, film is at 7PM in Thomson Chapel

Menu

  • Tagine
  • Rfissa
  • Cous Cous with Vegetables
  • Moroccan Spiced Edamame
  • Dessert:Moroccan Yogurt Cake

 

 

Exploring Costa Rica

By Sandy Mortimer

Tuesday, May 8, 2018

Dinner is at 6PM in Laird Hall, film is at 7PM in Thomson Chapel

 

Menu

  • Olla De Carne
  • Arroz Con Pollo
  • Gallo Pinto
  • Patacones
  • Costa Rican Hearts of Palm Salad
  • Arroz con Leche