Danville, VA
Averett University
Homecoming 2013
From  Fri, September 27, 2013 at 11:00AM (Eastern)
To  Sun, September 29, 2013 at 2:00PM
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Homecoming 2013

ALUMNI WHO PRE-REGISTER BY SEPT. 20 WILL RECEIVE A SPECIAL GIFT AND A NAMETAG!

Special Information:
smileyHours for the Schoolfield House Booksellers: Friday, 9 a.m.-8 p.m.; Saturday, 11 a.m.-5 p.m.; Sunday, 12-3 p.m.; they will also be at the Homecoming Hometown Party Friday night and at the football game on Saturday.
smileyCougar Preview Day - Share your Averett experience with a prospective student during Averett's biggest weekend.
smileyGraduates, students, faculty and staff of the GPS Program will have a special tailgate on Saturday.
smileySupport your alma mater Friday and Saturday, even if you can't join us, by wearing BLUE and GOLD!



Thursday & Friday
Religious Lecture Series, author Gabe Lyons, www.averett.edu/lyons

 
Friday, September 27
BLUE AND GOLD DAY ALL OVER THE COUNTRY!
 
10 a.m.–2 p.m. Alumni Career Expo and Job Fair – Multipurpose Room, Student Center
Come share your professional experience with current students. Job recruiters from local companies will also be in attendance.
 
1 p.m. Homecoming Golf Outing – $30 per person - Southern Hills Golf Course
 
2 p.m. Women's Volleyball vs. N.C. Wesleyan

2 p.m. Women's Soccer vs. Methodist

2-4 p.m. Aviation Open House - George J. Falk Flight Operations Center

4 p.m. Men's Soccer vs. Methodist
           
5 p.m. Powderpuff Football Game – Soccer Practice Field, North Campus

8 p.m. Women's Volleyball vs. William Peace
 
cool6:30 p.m. Homecoming Hometown Party!
Danville Community Market - 629 Craghead St
The offical event to kick-off the weekend!! $25 per person. 21 & up.

Food by Outback Steakhouse, beverages by Lawrence Distributing Company, and entertainment by The Pizazz Band, www.thepizazzband.net.
 
8 p.m. Magician Jay Mattaloi – Student Center
 


Saturday, September 28

BLUE AND GOLD DAY ALL OVER THE COUNTRY!

8:30 a.m. Cougar Preview Day - Student Center

9 a.m. Hall of Fame Breakfast – North Campus – $15 per person
 
9 a.m. CSF Pancake Breakfast – First Baptist Church on Main St  (not West Main Baptist) - $3 individual; $10 family
 
10 a.m. Equestrian Center Open House
 
10 a.m. Alumni Soccer Game – North Campus
 
cool10:30 a.m. Tailgate Alley – Let the Games Begin!
North Campus
Reserve your tailgate space for $5 per space
Tailgate Party - Lunch is available for $5 per person
Club Carnival - Spirit display and fun activities for kids. Bring some money and support the student led clubs and organizations!
 
Noon Memory Lane – Visit with faculty and staff, both current and retired – North Campus
 

cool1 p.m. Averett Cougars vs. N.C. Wesleyan
Bring cans of food to support Cans Across the Conference for God's Storehouse!
 
4 p.m."Unlock the Doors Tour"
Start at Schoolfield House Booksellers and have a current student and a security guard open the doors for you so you can see firsthand how things have changed.
 
6:30 p.m. Reunion and Awards - President's Home, 500 Hawthorne Dr
Special recognition for the 25th Reunion Class of 1988
Alumni Award recipients will include:
Dan Farmer '95 - Distinguished Alumnus Award
Dan Wilson '06 - Recent Alumnus Award
Pattie Cairns '74 - Mary Jo Davis Outstanding Alumnus Award

8 p.m. Saturday Evening Get-together - Kickback Jack's
Meet your classmates at Kickback Jack's for some free appetizers and a chance to see all your Averett friends!



Sunday, September 29

10 a.m. Service of Remembrance – Blount Chapel
A special chapel service to honor members of the Averett community who have passed away in the last year, including Dr. Betty Heard.
 
11 a.m.–1 p.m. Sunday Brunch – Dining Hall, Student Center - Dutch treat


1 p.m. Men's Soccer vs. Chowan

1 p.m. Women's Soccer vs. Chowan



Special Thanks to our sponsors that make Homecoming possible – Lawrence Distributing Company, Kickback Jack’s, Outback Steakhouse, The DAN 104.5, and Country Legends 103.7!
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