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Friday, September 25, 2015

9:00 a.m. Yesteryears Brunch
Honoring Alumni who graduated in '65 or earlier.
Garlock Dining Commons
11:00 a.m. Grand Opening of the Crothers Science & Nursing Center
Alumni, Faculty, Staff, Students and Special Guests are invited to participate in the Grand Opening of the new Crothers Science & Nursing Center.
Crothers Science & Nursing Center, Atrium Entrance
11:30 a.m. Tour of the Crothers Science & Nursing Center
All are welcome to look around the building and take a tour.
Crothers Science & Nursing Center, Atrium Entrance
5:00 –
7:00 p.m.
Alumni Art Gallery Reception with Refreshments
Featuring Artist Doug Giebel.
A retrospective exhibit of the work of professor Doug Giebel in honor of his retirement. Alumni are encouraged to send their best wishes and an image or work that was influenced by him.
Davison Art Gallery
Howard Stowe Roberts Cultural Life Center
5:15 p.m. 50th Class Reunion Dinner
Class of '65
Ellen Stowe Dining Room
Garlock Dining Commons
6:00 –
8:00 p.m.
Voller Athletic Center (Open at No Charge)
Tour the NEWLY RENOVATED facility and join us for a swim in the pool, racquetball, and tennis courts. Guest waiver(s) must be signed at main desk for each family member.
6:00 p.m. Women’s Alumni Soccer Game
7:15 p.m. Pizza reception at the tent on the field.
Artificial Turf Fields
7:30 –
10:00 p.m.
Men’s Alumni Soccer Tournament
Single-elimination style soccer tournament.
10:00 p.m. Pizza reception at the tent on the field.
Artificial Turf Fields
7:30 p.m. An Evening of George Gershwin
Presented By RWCCT
& RWCCO
Come hear the eclectic works of the popular and prolific composer George Gershwin! Selections include Concerto in F (Movement II), Fascinating Rhythm, S’Wonderful, They Can’t Take That Away From Me, Embraceable You, I Got Rhythm, and Summertime. Soloists, big band, jazz trios, and full orchestra will combine for an entertaining evening of American popular music from the 1920’s and 1930’s. Performed by the members of the Roberts Wesleyan College Community Theater, the Roberts Wesleyan College Community Orchestra and Roberts Wesleyan College students.
Andrews B. Hale Auditorium
Howard Stowe Roberts Cultural Life Center
Tickets go on sale August 4, 2015. www.roberts.edu/CLC.
9:30 p.m. Tomorrowland Movie with Popcorn & Nacho Salsa Bar
Catch the thrill of new dimensions as this movie dares to inspire. Bring your blanket and enjoy free popcorn, nachos with a variety of salsas, and drinks. Sponsored by Alumni Relations and SA Class of 2019 Council.
Garlock Dining Commons

Saturday, September 26, 2015

8:30 -
10:30 a.m.
Family Breakfast
$5.00 per guest at the door
(Students swipe meal cards)
Garlock Dining Commons
8:30 a.m 17th Annual Greg Greve Alumni 5K Race
Race begins on the practice soccer fields (past the tennis courts and turf field) and goes through the Matt St. James Cross Country Trails.
Register at the Start/Finish line. Pre-Registration - $15.00; Day of race (Until 8:20 am) - $20.00. Pre-Registration Deadline is Wednesday, September 23rd. You will be required to complete an Assumption of Risk Form on race day.
9:00 –
10:00 a.m.
Prayer Partners Coffee Hour with President Deana Porterfield
Open to all interested in praying for the College. Coffee and tea provided. Purchase breakfast in Garlock after prayer to mingle and fellowship.
Ellen Stowe Dining Room, Garlock Dining Commons
9:00 a.m. –
9:00 p.m.
Bookstore Open
Voller Athletic Center, Upper Level
9:30 -
10:30 a.m.
Parents Coffee, Cider & Donuts
Breakfast “meet and greet” for Parents of current students. (Due to space constraints, this event is intended for parents only.)
Founders Garden, Updyke Hall, Quads
10:00 a.m. –
2:00 p.m.
Homecoming Tent
Meet friends from your decade and enjoy a variety of activities for the whole family. Fun food, lawn games and student group fundraisers. NEW Mini golf course, inflatable obstacle course, kids bounce castle, and much more!
Mersereau Greene (between Hastings Center for Academics & Cox Hall)
10:30 a.m. 27th Annual Harry F. Anderson Invitational
Cross Country Invitational – Women’s Race
Practice Fields (Miller and Buffalo Roads)
11:00 a.m. Women's Tennis Match vs. University of the District of Columbia
Tennis Courts
11:00 a.m. JV Women's Soccer Game vs. William Smith
Artificial Turf Field
11:00 a.m. Homecoming Parade
Featuring local marching bands, fire departments, student groups grocery cart FLOAT competition, Redhawk Mascot, honored guests and CANDY! (Great seats on Orchard Street!)
11:30 a.m. 27th Annual Harry F. Anderson Invitational
Cross Country Invitational – Men’s Race
Practice Fields (Miller and Buffalo Roads)
12:00 noon 40th Anniversary Luncheon
Class of '75
Ellen Stowe Dining Room
Garlock Dining Commons
12:00 noon 25th Anniversary Luncheon
Class of '90
Fireside Room
B. Thomas Golisano Library
12:00 -
2:00 p.m.
Tours of the Crothers Science & Nursing Center
All are welcome to look around the building and take a tour.
Crothers Science & Nursing Center, Atrium
12:00, 1:00 & 2:00 Admissions Campus Tours
Meet at the Admissions table to join a tour of campus.
Homecoming Tent
12:30 p.m. Women’s Alumni Volleyball Game
Voller Athletic Center Arena
1:30 p.m. FALL BALL EXHIBITION - Men's Lacrosse Game vs. Monroe Community College
Stadium
1:00 -
4:00 p.m.
Common Grounds Café Open
Pearce Memorial Church
1:30 -
2:30 p.m.
Alumni Choir Rehearsal
For those participating in the Alumni Choir on Sunday, September 27 during the 10:30 a.m. Pearce Memorial Church Service. Questions please contact Tim Lambert ’07 for details: Lambert_Tim@pearcechurch.org
Pearce Sanctuary
Pearce Memorial Church
2:00 –
3:00 p.m.
Annual Apple Picking
The Harvest is ready!* Come pick an apple from the Class of 2010 Apple Orchard. Enjoy up to 10 per family. (*Subject to ripening/weather.)
Located across from Orchard Street on Westside Drive
2:30 p.m. Dorothy Whittingham Simulation Center Dedication
Crothers Science & Nursing Center, Atrium Entrance
2:30 -
4:30 p.m.
ALUMNI REUNION VILLAGE at the Homecoming Tent
Gather with your reunion class in the Homecoming Tent for a time of catching up with your classmates. Five Year Reunion Classes will have designated locations throughout the tent to mingle, sit and enjoy reminiscing about your time at Roberts together. (Light refreshments provided.)
3:30 p.m. Women's Volleyball Game vs. Durham
Voller Athletic Center Arena
4:15 –
5:00 p.m.
Wind Ensemble Concert
Andrews B. Hale Auditorium
Howard Stowe Roberts Cultural Life Center
5:00 –
7:00 p.m.
Taste of Roberts: Hors D’oeuvres and Reunions
Alumni, Parents, Students…all are welcome to mingle and reconnect! A variety of gourmet foods will be hand-passed by student hosts and provided at food stations throughout the CLC. Enjoy food, friends, and music at this unique event! Registration is required. Cost is $10 for adults; $5 for children ages 6-12; 5 and under are free. Complimentary for current Roberts students.
Kodak Atrium
Howard Stowe Roberts Cultural Life Center
6:00 -
8:00 p.m.
Roberts Nursing Alumni Dinner Cruise
Invitation Only
Harbor Town Bell, Rochester, NY
Contact Bevilacqua_Charlene@roberts.edu for more information.
8:00 p.m. “Saturday Night Live”
(Doors open at 7:30 p.m.)
This annual variety show is full of music and comedy.
Admission is free and all are welcome!
Andrews B. Hale Auditorium
Howard Stowe Roberts Cultural Life Center
10:00 p.m. Late Night Live with Marvel Trio
Enjoy late night music in Garlock Dining Commons! Marvel Trio consists of Roberts Wesleyan College alumni.
Garlock Dining Commons

Sunday, September 27, 2015

8:00 –
10:00 a.m.
Pancake Breakfast
Fundraiser for Redhawks Women’s Basketball Team.
Kids under 3-free; kids 3-8 - $3.00; adults $5.00 (pay at the door)
Garlock Dining Commons
9:00 a.m. Pearce Memorial Church Pre-Service Interview
with Past President and First Lady, Bill and Rilla Crothers.
Parmerter Hall
Pearce Memorial Church
10:30 a.m. Pearce Memorial Church Worship Service
Featuring Guest Speaker Matthew Hill '04 and Roberts Alumni Choir.
Main Sanctuary
Pearce Memorial Church