Lindenwood University Family Day 2017

September 16, 2017

What is Lindenwood University Family Day?

Lindenwood Family Day

Lindenwood University invites you to our 5th Annual Family Day -- an opportunity for family members to visit their student and enjoy a variety of activities -- on Saturday, September 16, 2017.

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!



Family Day guests are invited to share their Family Day 2017 memories by using #LindenwoodFamilyDay.


Events Schedule

Tentative Schedule - Subject to Change

Saturday, September 16, 2017

10:30 - 11:30 a.m. - Honors Reception
3rd Floor Lobby, Library and Academic Resources Center (LARC)
Families of university honors students are invited to meet with the President and Honors College faculty to learn more about the program over refreshments.

10:50 - 11:45 a.m. - Admissions Presentation
AB Leadership Room, Spellmann Center
If you are interested in becoming a student at Lindenwood University, the Day Admissions team will be hosting an event for you to learn more about what makes Lindenwood Like No Other!
Please check in for this event by 10:50 a.m.

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.

11:30 a.m. - 2 p.m. - Lindenwood Softball Alumni Game
Lou Brock Sports Complex
Softball alumni, families, and friends will gather for an alumni game. Warm up begins at 11:30, and game time will be at noon. Refreshments, club house tours, and good times for all!

12 p.m. - 1 p.m. - Fraternity Bid Day
Evans Commons Lawn
Come and see the men who have decided to join a fraternity! These men have taken a big step in their lives to be a role model for others and we want you to meet them. Come watch as each new member announces which organization they have joined.

1 p.m. - Library and Academic Resources Center (LARC) Ribbon Cutting Ceremony
The Grove, Library and Academic Resources Center (LARC)
Please join us as we celebrate the opening of the new Library and Academic Resources Center.

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 - 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, discover study abroad opportunities, view world fashions, 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. Washburn University
Harlen C. Hunter Stadium
Come and watch the Lindenwood Lions take on the Washburn University Ichabods.

7 - 9 p.m. - Lindenwood Film Series presents Beauty and the Beast (2017)
Theatre (Room 343), Library and Academic Resources Center (LARC)
A young woman whose father has been imprisoned by a terrifying beast offers herself in his place, unaware that her captor is actually a prince, physically altered by a magic spell.

RSVP / Ticket Information

Ticket Sales for Family Day 2017 start on July 5 at 8:00 AM

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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