Family Weekend

October 3-5, 2014

Hello Moundbuilder parents and family! We hope you decide to visit the SC campus during Family Weekend, October 3-5. This weekend will give you an opportunity to experience the many activities, events, and talents of Southwestern College students, faculty, and staff. Family Weekend coincides with Homecoming so you also have the opportunity to see the school spirit that only Moundbuilder Homecoming can bring! Southwestern is exceptionally beautiful during the fall months. We hope to see you here October 3-5!

Southwestern is exceptionally beautiful during the fall months. We look forward to having you here for Family Weekend!

Schedule of Events

Friday, October 3

9 am - 4 pm   Moundbuilder Market   Student Center
9 am - 3 pm  Attend classes with your student
Parents are invited to visit classes. Students should check with their faculty member to be sure their classes will be open to visitors.
9 am - 4 pm  Visits with faculty by appointment
Students should schedule individual appointments in advance.
11:15 am - 1 pm Lunch     The Cafeteria
12 pm - 5 pm  Hospitality Table   Welcome Center
Pick up a schedule of events, maps, information on area restaurants and things to do, and coupons to local businesses.
12 pm - 3 pm  Campus Tours for Families Welcome Center
Tours begin on the start of the hour at the Welcome Center.
3 pm - 5 pm  Campus Tours Continue  Christy Lobby
Tours begin on the start of the hour in the Christy lobby.
5:15 pm - 7 pm Dinner  The Cafeteria
7:00 pm  Volleyball vs Bethel  Stewart Field House
8:00 pm  Kaleidoscope Concert  Richardson Performing Arts Center
9:30 pm   Homecoming Bonfire  Practice Fields
Attend our Homecoming bonfire with your student - one of our most beloved Homecoming traditions!

Saturday, October 4

9 am - 12 pm  Hospitality Table   Welcome Center
9:30 am   Homecoming Parade  Winfield Main Street
9 am - 2 pm  Moundbuilder Market  Student Center
10:30 am - 12 pm  Petting Roo-Zoo  Deets Library Lawn
Come hang out at the kangaroo petting zoo!
11 am - 12 pm Campus Tour    Welcome Center
11:15 am  Outreach Worship Service  Student Center Patio
11 am - 1 pm  Homecoming Picnic   Stewart Field House
Sloppy Joes and all the fixin’s on the menu.
Families eat free; check in at the Family Weekend table in the foyer of Stewart Field House for your meal pass.

1:30 pm   Builder Football vs Tabor  Jantz Stadium
Blackout Game! Wear a black Builder shirt to the game!
7:00 pm  Volleyball vs Saint Mary  Stewart Field House
8:00 pm   Phantom of the Opera  Richardson Performing Arts Center
Accompanied by organist Brett Valliant. Doors open at 7:30. Tickets: $15/person, $12/alumni, $8/students. Available at the box office or online at 30 student tickets will be given away by Campus Life.

Sunday, October 5

9 am - 12 pm  Attend a local worship service
The hospitality table will have a list of local churches, start times, and maps.
11:15 am - 1 pm Brunch     The Cafeteria


For more information or questions regarding Family Weekend please contact Maggie Collett at or 620-229-6168


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