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Homecoming/Family Weekend Schedule

Friday, October 6, 2017

Family Weekend Check-In
3 pm - 5 pm

Cromer Center Lobby
Check-in to receive a raffle ticket for prizes announced during the men’s and women’s soccer game.

29th Annual Hanley H. Painter Bear Memorial Golf Tournament
8 am & 1 pm tee times
Lake Hickory Country Club-Catawba Springs Course
Proceeds benefit LRU Student Athletes
Registration required (call 828.328.7007 to register)

Grace Chapel Tours
9 am - 6 pm
Grace Chapel
Grace Chapel is a distinctive feature and Lenoir-Rhyne’s signature building. Tours are open throughout the day to visit this grand structure with arches that soar more than 53 feet above a tiled floor.

Study Abroad, Academic Support, and Career Services Drop-In
3 pm - 4 pm
Cromer Center - Fireside Room
Families of students that are interested in the Study Abroad, Academic Support, Career Services and Graduate School program at LR are invited to learn about the various departments. Parents are encouraged to ask questions and learn about resources available to their student. Stop by to get to know the staff and learn more about how they can help prepare your student for life after LRU.

Cornerstone Support and Wellness Center Parent Drop-In
4 pm - 5 pm
Cornerstone House
Families can visit the Cornerstone House to learn more about our support and wellness programs through counseling, disability, and health services for LRU students.

Greek Life Reunion
6:30 pm - 9 pm
McCrorie Practice Field (behind Mortez Stadium)
Come out for food, beverages, and live music. Open to Greek Alumni and Greek students only.
Registration required (visit alumni.lr.edu or call 828.328.7351).

16th Annual Bears Club Gala
7 pm - 11 pm
Mortez Mills Event Center
Join the fundraising event which includes a silent and live auction in support of LRU Athletics.
Tickets are $50 for the event and can be purchased at the door.
Registration required (call 822.328.7007)

Saturday, October 7, 2017

Family Weekend Check-In
8 am - 10 am
Cromer Lobby
Check-in to receive a raffle ticket for prizes announce during the men’s and women’s soccer game.

Donuts with the Deans
8:30 am - 9:30 am
All parents are invited to meet the Deans of Lenoir-Rhyne University.

Lenoir-Rhyne Homecoming Parade
10 am - 11 am
Watch Lenoir-Rhyne’s traditional Homecoming Parade along Stasavich Place on campus.

Grace Chapel Tours
9 am - 6 pm
Grace Chapel
Grace Chapel is a distinctive feature and Lenoir-Rhyne’s signature building. Tours are open throughout the day to visit this grand structure with arches that soar more than 53 feet above a tiled floor.

Sports Hall of Fame Ceremony
11 am
PE Monroe Auditorium
Join previous Hall of Fame inductees and celebrate the 2017 honorees in a ceremony recognizing LR’s most prestigious athletes of all time.

Annual Alumni Lunch
11:30 am - 1:30 pm
McCrorie Practice Field
Enjoy lunch with fellow Alumni. There will be plenty of activities for the kids. Special seating provided for Golden Bears.
Registration Required (visit alumni.lr.edu or call 828.328.7108)

Lenoir-Rhyne vs. Newberry Football
2 pm

Moretz Stadium
Cheer on the Bears. Purchase your tickets at the main gate for $10.

Women’s Soccer Game
5 pm
Moretz Sports Complex
Free Admission

Men’s Soccer Game
7:30 pm
Moretz Sports Complex
Free Admission

Sunday, October 8, 2017

3rd Annual Homecoming Weekend Worship Service
10:30 am
Grace Chapel
There’s no better way to close out the Homecoming and Family Weekend than by honoring Lenoir-Rhyne’s heritage of faith. Join us for worship in our beautiful chapel. The music and service will be led by fellow alumni.

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