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Family Weekend 2014

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Join in the fun on the weekend of September 12-14, 2014 when parents, siblings, grandparents, and family members come to SMSU to have fun with their student and experience campus with them.

We look forward to meeting all the families who can visit campus and to celebrating with students who have loved ones far away! We are all a part of the #MustangFamily!

Schedule for Family Weekend, September 12-14, 2014:

*denotes cost involved

Friday, September 12

*Dinner On Your Own

6:30pm and 9:00pm Cinema @ the Centers “Maleficent,”  Student Center Lower Level TV Lounge (limited seating for 35)

7:00 pm Planetarium Show: Universe Tour in UniView, followed by a laser light show, SM 108 (limited seating for 68)

8:00 pm Take 2 Improv, Fine Arts Black Box Theatre (limited seating for 75)

Saturday, September 13

*Breakfast On Your Own

10:00am – 5:00pm *Student Center Coffee house Hours

9:00am 5K Fun Run, Sponsored by Live @ the Centers, 8:30am Registration, State Street and Mustang Trail (NE SS Lot)
(contact or 507-537-6232 for information)

10:00am - 4:30pm Check-in at Student Center East Entrance (Info Desk across from the B&N Bookstore)
11:00am – 12:30pm *Lunch Buffet,  Conference Center Upper Level Ballroom 
                     MENU: pesto ranch chicken breast, mac & cheese, baby red potatoes, seasonal veggies, cookies/brownies
                     Welcome by SMSU President Connie J. Gores
                     Welcome by Student Association President Rachael Posusta
                     $10 Online RSVP Only  at (RSVP deadline is Noon, September 8th)

2:00pm – 4:00pm William Whipple Art Gallery, Nicolantonio Mucciaccio “Mixed media wall hangings” in the SMSU McFarland Library

2:00pm – 5:00pm Student Center Mustang Zone (Free Play), Student Center Upper Level Game Room

2:00pm – 3:00pm Chemistry Club Magic Show (Followed by Liquid Nitrogen Ice Cream),  Charter Hall 217

3:30pm – 5:30pm SAC Concert, “MOCKINGBIRD SUN” (hot country band), R/A West Parking Lot (inclement weather, R/A Facility)

4:00pm – 6:00pm Residence Life/RHA Event Outdoor Games, With popcorn, cotton candy, snow cones, face painting
                  R/A West Parking Lot (inclement weather, R/A Facility)

6:00pm *Football Game SMSU vs. Minnesota-Crookston - “Tackle Cancer” Promotion
             SMSU Students free, Students and Seniors $7, Adults $10, Reserved $12, 5 and under Free (gate), The Schwan Regional Event Center

9:00pm - Midnight    Following the Game: Open House at the CRC. Finger Foods, Snacks and Drinks to Enjoy after the game (free)

Sunday, September 14

*Breakfast On Your Own

12:00pm – 6:00pm *Coffeehouse @ SMSU, Student Center Lower Level

1:00pm – 5:00pm SMSU Family Open Bowling, Marshall Bowl, 1417 East College Drive. Free with Mustang ID!

6:00pm Home Soccer vs. University of Sioux Falls, The Schwan Regional Event Center

6:30pm and 9:00pm Cinema @ the Centers: “Maleficent," SC TV Lounge (limited seating for 35 )

Come to campus and spend the weekend with your Mustang family! We hope to see you here!

For more information contact the Student Activities and Leadership Development Office at 507-537-6394.


** Some event locations are dependent on the weather. Announcements will be posted regarding any changes. **

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