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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.


4:00pm-8:00pm                Dinner

                                         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.