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Family & Supporters Weekend

October 1, 2021 - October 2, 2021

Family Gathered around The Rock

Join us back on campus for a celebration of your student’s success and growth, as well as the network of supporters that influence students’ Albion experience.

The weekend will include kick-off opportunities for the new Family & Supporters Council, hands-on activities for siblings, immersive mini-classes, and more. We will have a few optional events Friday evening starting at 7 p.m. and activities on Saturday from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. All events are optional and meant to help you enjoy time with your student.

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Event Schedule

Here are a few events to help you plan your trip. A more detailed schedule will be released soon!

Friday, October 1

TimeEventLocationDescription
5 to 7 p.m.Info BoothKellogg CenterCome to the info booth to check in, pick up a schedule, campus map, and downtown passport.
7 p.m.Salsa NightKellogg Center 2nd FloorCelebrate National Hispanic Heritage Month with salsa lessons in the K.C.
7:30 p.m.Albion College Theatre presents The FlickHerrick TheatreWatch Albion College's rendition of The Flick by Annie Baker. This performance will include a post-show audience discussion with the cast.
7:30 & 10 p.m.Movie at the BohmBohm TheatreThe historic Bohm Theater is a go-to Friday activity for Albion College students. Students are admitted free. Families and supporters can show their downtown passport for free admission.

Saturday, October 2

TimeEventLocationDescription
9 a.m. - 2 p.m.Info BoothKellogg CenterCome to the info booth to check in, pick up a schedule, campus map, and downtown passport.
10 a.m. - 4 p.m.Kids 'N' Stuff Open with PrincessesKids 'N' StuffHave young children? Head to Kids 'N' Stuff and receive buy one, get one free admission all day. We will have princesses at the museum for pictures with your kids from 10 p.m.-12 p.m.
10 a.m. - 5 p.m.Care Package StationKellogg Center Living RoomThe Family and Supporters Council is hosting a care package station in the K.C. Living Room. The following week will be midterms and we want to show every Brit our support.
11 a.m.Men's & Women's Tennis vs. AndersonOutdoor Courts by Dow FIeldhouseWatch Men's & Women's Tennis take on Anderson - Go Brits!
11 - 11:45 a.m.Mini ClassesLudington Center
12 p.m. - 2 p.m.LunchQuadCome grab a meal on the Quad. We will be located under the tents by the Rock.
1 p.m.Big Read ParadeCity Hall (112 N. Cass St.) to Holland ParkThe parade will head from City Hall to Holland Park.
1 p.m. - 4 p.m.Big Read Kick-OffHolland Park (100 N Albion St.)Join the Big Read Kick-Off in Holland Park for a glimpse into our inspiring community with music, circus performers, food vendors, community organizations, and more.
2 p.m.Matinee Movie at the BohmBohm TheatreCome watch a free, family-friendly movie at the Bohm.
2 p.m.Albion College Theatre presents The FlickHerrick TheatreWatch Albion College's rendition of The Flick by Annie Baker.
2:30 p.m. - 4 p.m.Coffee with Dr. JKellogg Center Living RoomMeet President Johnson and other parents by our fireplace!
6 - 7 p.m.Cookie Decorating with Union BoardKellogg Center, Second Floor
7 - 8 p.m.Mentalist Craig KargesKellogg Center, Second Floor
7:30 p.m.Albion College Theatre presents The FlickHerrick TheatreWatch Albion College's rendition of The Flick by Annie Baker.

Interested in being involved with Family Council? Complete this interest form.

Details

Start:
October 1, 2021
End:
October 2, 2021
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Venue

Albion College
611 E. Porter Street
Albion, MI 49224 United States
Phone
517-629-1000
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Organizer

Albion College