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Alumnae/i

Fall Fest 2016

Fall Fest 2016

Fall Fest: Homecoming - Family Fun - Community Building

 

Save the Date for Fall Fest 2016:

October 15, 2016

Bring the family and join fellow alumnae/i for Fall Fest 2016.  Cheer on the Lyons, enjoy the Food Trucks and take in the Fall Season back at Wheaton College.

SCHEDULE:

9:00 a.m.
Men’s Lacrosse Alumni Game
Join current and former Lacrosse athletes as they compete for bragging rights.
Diane C. Nordin ’80 Turf Field

9:30 a.m.
Women’s Alumnae Basketball Game
Cheer on current and former athletes as they compete on the hardwood.
Emerson Gym

11:00 a.m.
Women’s Volleyball Vs. Western Connecticut State
Emerson Gym

11:00 a.m.
Women’s Alumnae Soccer Game
Cheer on current and former athletes as they kick-it out on the field of play.
Mirrione Stadium

11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Volunteer Expo with remarks by Congressman Joe Kennedy III.
Join Congressman Joe Kennedy III and the Corporation for National and Community Service along with a multitude of local organizations to learn more about service opportunities and connect with neighbors who are interested in serving. The event is supported by Wheaton College and MA Campus Compact.
Clark Center

11:00 a.m.- 4:00 p.m.
Fall Fest Check-in
Pick-up or purchase your Fall Fest tickets.
Parking Lot 3

Kidz Zone
Join current students, fellow alumnae/i and families and play like a child! Compete in a doughnut eating contest, jump in moonwalks, try out human bowling and more.
Take pictures with the Wheaton Mascot
Parking Lot 3

12:00 - 3:00 p.m.
Tailgate Zone
Food Truck and Beer Garden*
Join fellow alumnae/i, students, faculty and staff for an All-Campus food truck festival. Great food, lively games, music, bouncy houses and fun for all.
Parking Lot 3

1:00 p.m.
Women’s Soccer vs. Mt. Holyoke
Mirrione Stadium

1:00 p.m.
Alumnae Softball Game
Cheer on current and former athletes as they compete just like old times.
Clark Softball Field

1:00 – 3:00 p.m.
Touch a Truck
Bring the kids to get up close with a fire truck, police cruiser and so much more with Norton Fire & Police departments and Wheaton’s own Public Safety Department.
Lot 1 - Next to Clark Athletic Center

2:00 p.m.
Women’s Alumnae Lacrosse Game
Cheer on current and former athletes as they compete in this friendly Lacrosse showdown.
Diane C. Nordin ’80 Turf Field

2:00 p.m.
Men’s Soccer vs. Emerson
Keefe Field

2:00 p.m.
LGBTQA Community Gathering
Join fellow alumnae/i and current students for a conversational cocktail hour.
Location TBD

3:00 p.m.
Women’s Volleyball vs. Western New England
Emerson Gym

3:30 - 4:30 p.m.
Leadership Reception
All alumnae/I are invited to join President Dennis M. Hanno for fabulous refreshments, highlights of Wheaton today and mingle with college leadership. The Alumnae/I Association will honor Susan Epstein ’58, P’82, P85, P’91 with the Alumnae/i Achievement Award
Emerson Dining Room

5:00 - 7:00 p.m.
Paint Night with Sue Hanno*
Join Sue Hanno while painting a piece of Wheaton's campus to take home. Cocktails and light refreshments will be served.
Mars Center for Science & Technology; Diana Davis Spencer’60 Café
(pre-registration is required - $25.00)

7:00 - 9:00 p.m.
Wheaton Voices Concert
Enjoy the sounds of Wheaton’s a capella performers in their traditional venue.
Cole Memorial Chapel

Sunday, October 16

10:00 a.m.
Lyons Pride 5K*
Support the Lyons Athletic Club (LAC) by taking part in a great morning run through the Wheaton woods and campus.
Registration & Start/Finish Line on Fillmore Drive adjacent to Lot #4

11:00 a.m.
Alumni Baseball Game
Cheer on current and former athletes during a good ole American past time.
Sidell Stadium

If you have questions about this year's Fall Fest, contact Marco Barbone '09 at barbone_marco@wheatoncollege.edu or 508-286-3382.

 

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