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Family Weekend 2014

North Carolina Wesleyan College

Family Weekend 2014


For a printable version of this schedule, click here.

Friday, October 3, 2014  

5:00 pm – 7:00 pm           Check-in – Welcome Block Party

                                              Enjoy good food and entertainment at the Block Party.  Enjoy family games and have some fun                                                 participating in the Drum Circle.

                                              LOCATION (Rain or Shine):  Gateway Technology Center

Saturday, October 4, 2014

9:00 am – 5:00 pm           Bookstore opens

                                             Come visit the College’s bookstore where you can find great Wesleyan-wear to purchase for                                                        yourself, or your son or daughter.

9:00 am – 10:00 am         Check In and Let the games begin!!

                                              Families can check in, receive breakfast bags and digital scavenger hunt information and clues.

                                              LOCATION: Gateway Technology Center

9:00 am – 12:00 pm         Digital Scavenger Hunt

                                             Participants will be given clues that will lead to various locations throughout campus.  The first                                                    team/individual to return with photos all correct locations will receive a prize and bragging rights.

                                            LOCATION:  Gateway Technology Center

10:00 am – 10:30 am     Official Welcome by the President

                                            Welcome by Dr. Dewey Clark, President of North Carolina Wesleyan College.

                                            LOCATION:  Gateway Technology Center, Media Center

10:30 am – 11:00 am     Meet the Greeks

                                            Information session with Greek organization representatives.

                                            LOCATION:  Gateway Technology Center, Media Center

11:00 am – 11:30 am     All About Student Clubs and Organizations

                                            Find out about the various clubs and organizations that your son or daughter can be a part of.

                                            LOCATION:  Gateway Technology Center, Media Center

11:30 am – 12:00 pm    Scavenger Hunt Results/Announcement of Winner

                                            LOCATION:  Gateway Technology Center, Media Center

12:00 pm - 1:30 pm        Lunch – On your own.  Explore the Rocky Mount Area.

                                            LOCATION:  Rocky Mount Area

1:00 pm - 4:00 pm          Football game

                                           NCWC vs Averett

                                           LOCATION:  Rocky Mount Sports Complex

1:00 pm - 4:00 pm         **There will be various events taking place on campus that you may attend if you do not wish                                             to attend the game.**

4:00 pm – 4:45 pm         The NEW Foreign Language:  Communicating in the 21st Century

                                            Not text savvy?  Get information about texting and the texting language from an expert from the                                                  Computer Science department.

                                            LOCATION:  Gateway Technology Center, Room, Media Center

6:00 pm – 8:00 pm         Caribbean Cruise Party Theme

                                           Get the feeling you’re on a cruise ship at this fun-filled event.  Enjoy an authentic Caribbean dinner                                             while listening to live music.

                                            LOCATION:  Carlton Boardroom and Patio

8:00 pm                             Farewell