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Schedule of Events for Family Weekend 2013

Muhlenberg College is pleased to invite you to join us for
Family Weekend 2013!

Friday, November 1, 2013

Noon - 8 p.m. Family Weekend Information Table
(Lobby, Seegers Union)

Noon - 8 p.m. Family Weekend Silent Auction
Sponsored by the Class of 2014.
(Rooms 108/109/110, Seegers Union)

4 p.m. - 4:45 p.m. “Career Choices: Planning Ahead for Life After Muhlenberg”
(Rooms 108/109/110, Seegers Union)

5:30 p.m. Hillel Shabbat Services Join us for student-led Reform and Conservative Shabbat Services.
(
Hillel House)

6:30 p.m. Hillel Shabbat  Dinner Kosher meals may be picked up at the Noshery in the Wood Dining Commons and come to rooms 111-113 in Seegers Union for Shabbat Dinner.

8 p.m. “The Mystery of Edwin Drood” In this wildly warm-hearted musical, you finish the story that Charles Dickens didn't! Based on the novel of the same name, Rupert Holmes’s Tony Award-winning musical uses the world of music hall and pantomime as the backdrop for the exploits of the Theatre Royale Music Hall Company, as the actors attempt to complete the unfinished story of Edwin Drood.
(Paul C. Empie Theatre, Baker Center for the Arts)

8 p.m. Student Talent Show
(Event Space, Seegers Union)

8 p.m. Free Photo Snow Globes and Pucker Powder
(Lobby, Seegers Union)

9:30 p.m. Dave Binder Show The Great Singer/ Songwriters Show
(Red Door, Seegers Union)

Midnight - 3 a.m. Late Night at the GQ

Saturday, November 2, 2013

9 a.m - Noon Family Weekend Information Table
(Lobby, Seegers Union)

9 a.m - 5 p.m. Family Weekend Silent Auction
Sponsored by the Class of 2014.
(Rooms 108/109/110, Seegers Union)

9 a.m - 10:30 a.m. Chaplain’s Office Open House
( Egner Memorial Chapel)

9:15 a.m - 10:15 a.m. “Join the Global Community: Study Abroad”
(Miller Forum, Moyer Hall)

10 a.m - 1 p.m. Trexler Library Open House
(Trexler Library)

10:30 a.m. - 11:15 a.m. State of the College Address
(Paul C. Empie Theatre, Baker Center for the Arts)

11:30 a.m. - 12:15 a.m. Faculty Discussions and Information  Sessions Topics and locations available at the Information Center.

11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m. Multicultural  Center Open House  
(
2252 Chew Street)

11:30 a.m. The College Choir and Chamber Singers of Muhlenberg  College Present“Clap  Your Hands”  family weekend The College Choir will perform Leonard Bernstein’s “Chichester Psalms” accompanied by organ, percussion, and harp, as well as “Shades of Light: Nes Gadol Hayah Sham” composed by Muhlenberg alumna Andrea Clearfield ‘82. The Chamber Singers will jazz up the program with songs from the Great American Songbook by Jewish composers George Gershwin, Harold Arlen, Irving Berlin, Richard Rodgers, and Jerome Kern.
(Egner Memorial Chapel)

Noon Volleyball vs. Swarthmore
(Memorial Hall, Life Sports Center)

1 p.m. Football vs. Dickinson
(Scotty Wood Stadium)

1 p.m. - 3 p.m. Movie TBD
(Red Door, Seegers Union)

2 p.m. “The Mystery of Edwin Drood”
(Paul C. Empie Theatre, Baker Center for the Arts)

4 p.m. Volleyball vs. Moravian
(Memorial Hall, Life Sports Center)

4 p.m. Women’s  Soccer vs. Bryn Mawr  
(Varsity Field)

4 p.m. - 8 p.m. Free Sand Art and Name Certificates  
(Lobby, Seegers Union)

5 p.m. Roman Catholic  Mass
(Egner Memorial Chapel)

6 p.m. Field Hockey vs. Haverford
(Scotty Wood Stadium)

8 p.m. “The Mystery of Edwin Drood”

(Paul C. Empie Theatre, Baker Center for the Arts

8 p.m. - midnight Free Bobble Heads and Chocolate Dipping
(Lobby, Seegers Union)

9 p.m. Mike Super The winner of NBC’S television show Phenom- enon, Mike Super will demonstrate a new form of magic that transcends the “trick”.  
(Event Space, Seegers Union)

12 p.m. - 3 a.m Late Night at the GQ

Sunday, November 3, 2013

8 a.m - midnight Information Center
(Lobby, Seegers Union)

10 a.m. - noon Hillel Bagel Brunch Enjoy an informal brunch with the Hillel staff and student leaders.
(Hillel House
)

10:30 a.m First Time Dean’s List Recognition Celebration (by invitation only)
(Egner Memorial Chapel)

1 p.m. Protestant Chapel Service with Holy Communion
(Egner Memorial Chapel)

2 p.m. “The Mystery of Edwin Drood”
(Paul C. Empie Theatre, Center for the Arts)


Download the brochure for a complete list of events and information for Family Weekend 2013

For further information, contact the Office of Student Life, (484) 664-3657.

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