Saturday September 21, 2013
8:00am- 12:00pm Check in and registration Lankford Student Union
Check- in will take place in the Lankford Student Union room 201. If you have pre-registered or still need to register please come by the Student Union where we can help with all your check in needs.
8:00am-12:00pm Continental Breakfast Lankford Student Union
9:30am-10:30am Parent’s Council Meeting Jarman Auditorium
Join other parents and families for the fourth annual parent’s association meeting. All parents and family members are automatically members by virtue of their student enrolled at Longwood. You will learn about the benefits of the Parent’s Association and how you can get involved. Prizes will be raffled off during the meeting so don’t miss out.
9:00am-12:00pm Golf Tournament Longwood Golf Course, Johnson Drive
Those participating will meet at the Longwood Golf Course. A boxed breakfast will be provided along with some great prizes
10:45am-11:45am History of Longwood University Lankford ABC Rooms
Presented by: Dr. James Jordan, Professor of Anthropology
Dr. Jim Jordan professor of archeology looks at many of the interesting events that have occurred at Longwood since it was founded in March 1839. Dr. Jordan will present a power point presentation of old photographs showing our school in its earliest years and will also bring archeological artifacts which reminds us of the rich history of Longwood University.
11:00am-4:00pm Longwood Center for the Visual Arts Main St.
Recent LCVA exhibitions include Reflecting Centuries of Beauty: The Rowe Collection of Chinese Art, which garnered regional and national awards; the nationally traveled Pre-Columbian Art from the Mississippi Museum of Art, and Virginia’s first solo show of the internationally acclaimed Kojo Griffin, a native of Farmville. The galleries are free and open to the public.
11:30am-2:00pm Picnic Lunch Lankford Mall
Enjoy a delicious meal on the Lankford mall while you sit back and listen to some great student entertainment.
11:30am-2:30pm Family Fun Activities Lankford Mall
Family fun for all - come and enjoy Lester Balloon Art, Big Chair Photos, and Photo Key Chains.
11:30am-2:30pm Student Showcase Lankford Mall
Sit back and enjoy the sounds of our very talented students.
12:00pm-5:00pm Robert Russa Moton Museum Open 900 Griffin Blvd.
1:00pm-4:00pm Art Hunt Around campus
In your packet you will find an Art Hunt questionnaire. Fill out the art hunt questionnaire and then turn you completed questionnaire into the LCVA at the corner of 3rd and Main and receive great prizes.
1:00pm-2:00pm Study Abroad Hiner 207
Come learn what is involved in study abroad and why it is a life-changing experience for students. You will meet some students who will share their recent study abroad experiences, and you will receive information on where, when and how you can study abroad for 2 weeks or 2 semesters.
2:00pm Movie - "Monster University" Lankford Student Union
2:00pm-3:00pm Yoga Health/Fitness Center
2:00pm-4:00pm Mini Classes
Join us as 4 professors will share with you a day in the life of a student at Longwood University.
2:00pm - 3:00pm Greek Life at Longwood Hiner 207
Have you ever wondered what Fraternity and Sorority Life is all about? Why do people join? What are the benefits of being a member of our Greek Community? Come and listen to members of our Greek Community talk about their experiences being a member of one of Longwood’s twenty Greek organizations.
Please see your packet for information on all of your dinner options for Saturday night.
6:30pm-8:00pm Longwood Parents Council Reception Jarman Lawn
The Longwood Parents Countil will have a reception with light hors d'oeuvres served.
7:00pm Men’s soccer vs. High Point Longwood Athletic Complex
8:00pm Evening Entertainment – Second City Jarman Auditorium
The Second City specializes in sketch comedy and improv and has been delighting audiences for over 50 years. They have resident companies in Chicago and Toronto as well as National Touring Companies and casts on NCL cruises. We have comedy shows seven nights a week on our stages; the shows consist of short scenes, songs, and improvised comedy sketches.