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Lyndon Homecoming & Family Weekend
September 20, 2019 | 4:00 pm - December 7, 2022 | 2:13 am
Welcome Home! 2019 Homecoming and Family Weekend at Lyndon: Friday, Sept. 20 - Sunday, Sept. 22 We can't wait to welcome you to campus to celebrate the past, present, and future of Lyndon! Homecoming and Family Weekend at Lyndon gives students, alumni, families, and friends an opportunity to connect and have a great time. Here is the schedule of what we currently have planned for you this year. Let us know you're coming to Homecoming and Family Weekend 2019 NVU-Lyndon Homecoming and Family Weekend Schedule Date Time Event Location Friday, Sept. 20 4 – 6 p.m. Weekend Registration Pick up your complete Homecoming and Family Weekend schedule and campus map, visit with Liberty Mutual about alumni group savings, and more! Theatre Lobby 6 – 7:30 p.m. Athletic Hall of Fame Banquet Inductees: Jennifer Quirion Davis and Michelle Wilcox ’12 $40 per person; cash bar; preregistration required. Moore Community Room (ASAC 100) 7 – 8:30 p.m. Twilight Players 50th Anniversary Cabaret Admission by donation. Free for NVU students with ID. Alexander Twilight Theatre 7 – 9:30 p.m. Bonfire and S’mores Sponsored by Lyndon C.A.B. Library Pond and Fire Pit Area 7:30 – 10 p.m. Oktoberfest Free bratwursts; cash beer garden. Sponsored by MEISA and SGA. Veterans Park *Rain location: Hornet's Nest Student Center & The Hive Saturday, Sept. 21 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. Weekend Registration Pick up your complete Homecoming and Family Weekend schedule and campus map, visit with Liberty Mutual about group savings, and more! Theatre Lobby 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. Complimentary Coffee Get it while it lasts! Sponsored by SODEXO. Theatre Lobby 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Tour the Vail Museum Vail 3rd Floor 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Hank Jensen: Figure and Space Exhibit 50th Anniversary of the Etruscan Stripes sculpture, located between Vail Hall and the Alexander Twilight Theatre. The Quimby Gallery, Harvey Academic Center *Use side entrance from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. 10 a.m. Alumni Cross Country Run In memory of Mike Fournier ’93 and Jason Gaumond ’95. Entrance to Cross Country Trail 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. Alumni Awards and Roll Call Brunch Reunion Class Roll Call for classes ending in “4” and “9”. Distinguished Alumni Award: Michael Whaley ’84 Outstanding Young Alumni Award: Justin Chenette ’12 Faculty and Staff Recognition Awards: Jacob Urban ’97 and Wayne Hamilton Loyalty Award: Gail Heidtmann Marine ’81 $20 per person; preregistration required. Moore Community Room (ASAC 100) 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Anchor for the Day Family fun: Try your hand at anchoring, sportscasting, or reporting the weather! News7 Studio 11 a.m. Alumni vs. Alumni Men’s Basketball Game & Post-Game Social Please RSVP by 9/16/19 to David.Pasiak@NorthernVermont.edu if you plan to play and/or attend the social. Stannard Gymnasium 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. Free Community Lunch All alumni, students, families, and friends are welcome to join us for a free meal! Veterans Memorial Park 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. Fall Festival for Families Bouncy house, hayrides, pumpkin carving, face painting, music, and photos with the Lyndon Hornet! Sponsored by Residential Life. Between Wheelock and Harvey Academic Center *Rain location: SHAPE/Bole Gymnasium 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. Outdoor Music Festival Featuring regional acts as well as student musicians. Produced by MEISA. Outside Harvey Academic Center *Rain location: SHAPE/Bole Gymnasium 12 – 2 p.m. Rock Climbing Wall Open Gravity Well Climbing Center 12:30 – 4:30 p.m. BBQ – A La Carte Cash only. Soccer Field 12:30 – 2 p.m. Manor Vail Society Annual Meeting Light refreshments provided. T202 *Elevator access from theatre lobby. 1 p.m. Alumni Rugby Game Intramural Field 1 p.m. Lyndon Men’s Soccer vs. SUNY Canton Soccer Field 1 – 3 p.m. Ice Cream Social Complimentary and served by the Alumni Council. Sponsored by SODEXO. Veterans Memorial Park *Rain location: Rotunda 3 p.m. Hank Jensen: Figure and Space Reception The Quimby Gallery, Harvey Academic Center 3:30 p.m. Lyndon Women’s Soccer vs. SUNY Canton Soccer Field 4 p.m. Men’s Lacrosse Alumni vs. Varsity Game Intramural Field 4:30 – 6 p.m. Free Community Dinner Stevens Dining Hall 5 – 7 p.m. Lyndon Ice and Intramural Hockey Second Annual Street Hockey Game Outdoor Basketball Court 5:30 – 7 p.m. BINGO Sponsored by Lyndon C.A.B. Bole Gymnasium 7 – 8:30 p.m. Pre-Fireworks Party Join us for a Hornet celebration complete with entertainment for the whole family to enjoy! Sponsored by Lyndon C.A.B. Moore Community Room 8:30 p.m. Fireworks Sponsored by Lyndon C.A.B. The John H. Marshall Observation Deck, Academic and Student Activity Center *If rain is forecasted, the fireworks will be Friday night at 8:30 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 22 9 – 11 a.m. Alumni Council Meeting Alumni Dining Room 10 a.m. Men’s Alumni Soccer vs. Lyndon Varsity Game Soccer Field 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. Family Brunch $7.50 per guest Stevens Dining Hall 11:30 a.m. Women’s Alumni Soccer vs. Lyndon Varsity Game Soccer Field 12 p.m. Women’s Volleyball vs. Anna Maria College Stannard Gymnasium 12 – 2 p.m. Concessions Cash only Skip Pound Fields 12 p.m. Men’s Alumni Baseball vs. Lyndon Varsity Game Skip Pound Baseball Field Register for the weekend's events here.
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