Lindenwood University Homecoming & Reunion 2016

September 24, 2016

What is Lindenwood University Family Day?

Lindenwood Family Day

Lindenwood University invites you to our 4th Annual Family Day -- an opportunity for family members to visit their student and enjoy a variety of activities -- on Saturday, September 24, 2016.

Family Day is an exceptional opportunity for parents, siblings, and extended family members to:

• Get to know your student’s friends

• Interact with senior administration, faculty, and staff

• Attend a Lindenwood Lions football game

• Attend a fine arts performance

• Spend time in your student’s on-campus housing

• Tour campus

• Have fun!


Events Schedule

Tentative Schedule - Subject to Change

Housing Visitation Hours for guests under the age of 18 are 11 a.m. – 9 p.m. for September 24, 2016, only.

Saturday, September 24, 2016

10:30 - 11:30 a.m. – Honors Reception
Lindenwood House
Families of university honors students are invited to meet with the President and Honors College faculty to learn more about the program over refreshments.

11 a.m. - 2 p.m. – Check-In and Business / Departmental Expo
Spellmann Center
Families will have the opportunity to pick up and/or purchase their t-shirts and meet numerous local businesses and representatives from campus departments.

12 p.m. Field Hockey – Lindenwood vs. Newberry
Hunter Stadium
Come watch Lindenwood’s Field Hockey team take on the Newberry Wolves.

2 - 5 p.m. – Kids’ Corner
Evans Commons Lawn
Our little Lions will have the opportunity to play games, get their faces painted, and spend time in our bounce house.

2 p.m. - Volleyball (W) – Lindenwood vs. Central Oklahoma
Hyland Arena
Come watch Lindenwood’s women's Volleyball team take on the Central Oklahoma Bronchos.

3 - 5 p.m. – International Festival
Evans Commons Lawn
Travel around the world on the lawn of the Evans Commons. Families will have the opportunity to taste treats from around the globe and watch guest performers from different countries.

5 - 6 p.m. – Ice Cream Social
Spellmann Center Patio
Join us on the Spellmann patio for a delicious treat. Families will also have the opportunity to meet President Michael D. Shonrock.

6 p.m. – Football - Lindenwood vs. Pittsburg State University
Hunter Stadium
Come and watch the Lindenwood Lions take on the Pittsburg State Gorillas.

7 p.m. – Film Series - The Jungle Book (2016)
Auditorium, Young Hall
After a threat from the tiger Shere Khan forces him to flee the jungle, a man-cub named Mowgli embarks on a journey of self discovery with the help of panther, Bagheera, and free spirited bear, Baloo.

9 - 11 p.m. – CSU's S'More Post Game Celebration
Newman Center
Not ready for Family Day to end? Need S'more fun? Come warm up after cheering our Lions to victory with the Catholic Student Union at our new home located at 304 Kingshighway.

Other Campus Events

In addition to our Family Day 2016 Schedule, you're welcome to attend the other events happening on campus! They will be posted as they become available.

RSVP / Ticket Information

RSVPs are now closed, but all are still welcome to attend Family Day activities. You can register and purchase t-shirts and athletics tickets the day of the event at the Spellmann Campus Center from 11 a.m.-2 p.m.

Travel Information

Hotel Information

Hotel - Phone - Distance from Lindenwood
(Ask for Lindenwood University Rate)

  • Ameristar - (636) 940-4300 - 2 miles
  • Best Western Plus - (636) 946-6936 - 1.5 miles
  • Comfort Suites [St. Charles] - (636) 949-0694 - 2 miles
  • Comfort Inn [O'Fallon] - (636) 696-8000 - 10 miles
  • Country Inn & Suites - (636) 724-5555 - 2 miles
  • Embassy Suites - (636) 946-5544 - 2 miles
  • Fairfield Inn - (636) 946-1900 - 2 miles
  • Hampton Inn - (636) 947-6800 - 4 miles
  • Holiday Inn Express - (636) 757-6100 - 3 miles
  • TownePlace Inn - (636) 949-6800 - 2.5 miles

Rental Car

Lindenwood Family Day
Rental Car Provider

(Ask for Lindenwood University Rate)

  • Enterprise Rent-a-Car
    Bobby Kurtzeborn or Ashley Ruble
    (636) 946-3010

For More Information

General Inquiries
(636) 949-4983

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