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Family Weekend September 24-25, 2016

Schedule of Events

Friday, September 23, 2016
8:45 - 10 p.m. McKim Observatory Open House, DePauw Avenue, Greencastle, Indiana
For more information and a pdf map, visit the McKim Observatory website. In the event of total cloud cover or strong winds, it will be canceled.
Saturday, September 24, 2016
8 a.m. - midnight Welch Fitness Center Guest Passes
Requests to use the Welch Fitness Center during Family Weekend can be made at this link.
9 - 11 a.m. Little Sibs Pancake Bar; Union Building, Student Organization Space room 002 (lower level)
Make your own pancakes and choose a variety of toppings. Activities and door prizes for students and their siblings will be available. Hosted by Union Board.
9:30 - 10:30 a.m. Conversation with the President; Union Building, Ballroom
Families are invited to meet with DePauw's new president, Mark McCoy. Coffee and snacks available in the lobby beginning at 8:30 a.m.
10:30 - 11:30 a.m. Hubbard Center for Student Engagement Open House; Union Building
Visit the Hubbard Center to learn about the possibilities awaiting your student outside of the classroom! From off-campus study to internships to pursuing fellowships or graduate school, the Hubbard Center helps students connect their coursework to the world as they strengthen their skills to pursue their path after graduation.
11 a.m. - Noon Admission Information Session; Emison Building, Office of Admission
Please register in advance at this link on the Office of Admission website.
11 a.m. - 5 p.m. Galleries at Peeler, Peeler Art Center

REBECCA SEEMAN: light play, Visual Arts Gallery

Abstract Traditions: Postwar Japanese Prints from the DePauw University Permanent Art Collection, University Gallery Upper Level

Where Do We Migrate To? University Gallery Lower Level
Internationally touring exhibition curated by Niels Van Tomme, Director at de Appel arts centre in Amsterdam and organized by the Center for Art, Design and Visual Culture at the University of Maryland.
11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m. Family Picnic Block Party with DePauw Jazz Ensemble; College Street between Olive and Hanna Streets (rain location Great Hall, Green Center)
Cost is $13 per person. DePauw students will need a ticket. Tickets are available for purchase at the picnic, cash terms only.
Noon Field Hockey vs. Denison; Reavis Stadium
1 p.m. Football vs. Hiram; Blackstock Stadium
3 p.m. Volleyball vs. Allegheny; Lilly Center, Neal Fieldhouse
4 - 6 p.m. Paint and Canvas for Riley Children's Hospital, Union Building, Ballroom
Families will be instructed on how to paint DePauw artwork step-by-step. Refreshments are provided and all proceeds benefit Riley Hospital for Children in Indianapolis. Cost is $15 per person and 40 seats are available. Sponsored by DePauw Dance Marathon.
7:30 p.m. Movie on the Lawn; Ubben Quad (rain location: Reese Hall Lounge)
Movie "Superman vs. Batman: Dawn of Justice" will be shown. Hosted by Union Board for all families.
9 - 11 p.m. Club M2: An evening of jazz with Steve Snyder and friends; Music on the Square, 21 N. Indiana Street, Greencastle
A free/ticketless event at Music on the Square.
Sunday, September 25, 2016
8 a.m. - midnight Welch Fitness Center Guest Passes
Requests to use the Welch Fitness Center during Family Weekend can be made at this link.
10 a.m. - 2 p.m. Family Brunch; The Inn at DePauw
Call 765-658-1000 for reservations.
10:30 a.m. Family Weekend Worship; Gobin Memorial United Methodist Church, 307 S. Simpson St.
All are invited to this community service of worship. University Chaplain, Rev. Maureen Knudsen Langdoc, will be preaching. For more information, contact Gobin Church at 765-658-6010. Additional worship opportunities throughout the Greencastle area can be found here.
Noon Field Hockey vs. Kenyon; Reavis Stadium
1 p.m. Volleyball vs. Hiram; Lilly Center, Neal Fieldhouse
1 - 5 p.m. Galleries at Peeler, Peeler Art Center

REBECCA SEEMAN: light play, Visual Arts Gallery

Abstract Traditions: Postwar Japanese Prints from the DePauw University Permanent Art Collection, University Gallery Upper Level

Where Do We Migrate To? University Gallery Lower Level
Internationally touring exhibition curated by Niels Van Tomme, Director at de Appel arts centre in Amsterdam and organized by the Center for Art, Design and Visual Culture at the University of Maryland.
3 p.m. DePauw University Band; Kresge Auditorium, Green Center