FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (9/03)
Centenary College Sets Parents and Family Weekend 2003 on Sept. 25-28
SHREVEPORT, LA—Family members of Centenary College students will gather on the campus for Parents and Family Weekend on Sept. 25-28.
The long weekend will begin Thursday evening with participants choosing to attend the opening men’s soccer game, a Shenandoah Shakespeare Express presentation or a play at Marjorie Lyons Playhouse.
Activities throughout the weekend will include a chance to attend a regular class or a mini-class, hear a performance by the Centenary Choir Ensemble, visit the College Store and Meadows Museum, tour the Fitness Center, attend other athletic events, and picnic on the grounds.
A “Decade Dance”is scheduled from 9 p.m. to midnight on Friday, Sept. 26, and the Parents Association meeting will be held at 1:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 27. Both events will be held in the South Dining Hall of Bynum Commons.
Parents and Family Weekend 2003 events, by day, are:
Thursday, September 25
5:00 p.m.— Opening home men’s soccer game vs. IUPUI
7:00 p.m. —“Two Gentlemen of Verona”
Friday, September 26
Optional Attend Classes with your Favorite Student
8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. —Centenary College Store Open
6:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.— Dessert Reception
7:00 p.m.— “Henry IV, Part I”
7:00 p.m. —Women’s Volleyball vs. Valparaiso
9:00 p.m. – 12:00 a.m.— Decade Dance
8:00 p.m.— “The Beauty Queen of Leenane”
Saturday, September 27
8:30 a.m. —Registration and Continental Breakfast
10:30 a.m.— Mini-Class Session II
Noon — All-Campus Picnic
12:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.— Lloyd Halliburton Book Signing
12:00 p.m.– 3:00 p.m.— Centenary College Store Open
1:30 p.m.— Parents Association Meeting
3:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. — Alumni, Parents and Friends Volleyball
and Basketball Games, tours of the Fitness Center
7:00 p.m. —“The Importance of Being Earnest”
7:00 p.m. — Women’s Volleyball vs. Oakland
8:00 p.m. — "The Beauty Queen of Leenane”
Sunday, September 28
9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. — Breakfast / Brunch
1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. — Meadows Museum Open
For further information, contact the Centenary Office of Student Life at 318-869-5117.
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