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Family Weekend 2017

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Family Weekend is an opportunity to welcome back family and friends of students back to Earlham College for a weekend of fun activities, events, and fellowship.

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Below is the tentative schedule of events for this year's Family Weekend. Questions?  Please reach out to the Division of Student Life at 765-983-1317 or

We'll see you Friday, October 6 - Sunday, October 8!

Friday, October 6

2:00 - 6:00 p.m. Family Weekend Check-In
4:00 - 6:00 p.m. Student Life Open House
6:00 p.m. Dinner in Richmond
7:30 p.m. National Outdoor Leadership School Film Festival
Sponsored by the Outdoor Education
9:00 p.m. Karaoke and Ice Cream
Sponsored by Student Activities Board

Saturday, October 7

9:00 - 11:00 a.m. Check-In
9:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Presentations of Learning: August Wilderness and the PLACE Program
12:00 - 1:30 p.m. Earlham Endzone
12:00 p.m. Earlham College Women's Tennis vs. Franklin College
1:00 p.m. Earlham College Volleyball vs. Franklin College
1:00 - 4:00 p.m. Equestrian Barn Tours and Trail Rides
1:30 p.m. Earlham College Football vs. Franklin College
4:00 - 6:00 p.m. Chinese Mid-Autumn Festival
4:30 - 5:30 p.m. Legacy Family Social (by invitation only)
Sponsored by Institutional Advancement
6:00 - 8:00 p.m. Pan-African Festival
Sponsored by the Pan-African Society at Earlham (PASE)
8:00 p.m. Movie Night - "Wonder Woman"
Sponsored by the Student Activities Board

Sunday, October 8

10:00 - 11:30 a.m. Breakfast with President Alan Price
1:00 p.m. College Meeting for Worship
1:00 - 2:00 p.m. Registration - 5K Race to Benefit the Johnson Family
2:00 p.m. 5K Race to Benefit the Johnson Family
2:30 - 3:00 p.m. Caramel Apples
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