Family Day

Family Weekend 2015 is

Sept. 25 ~ Sept. 26

Make a weekend of the fun and festivities surrounding Family Day at Washburn!


Friday

Ichabod Shop Family Day Sale

8 a.m. to 5 p.m., lower level, Memorial Union
Info: 785.670.2665

Buy one, get one half price* on Washburn-imprinted merchandise. Get a free Washburn Window Fanz helmet with a purchase of $75 or more (*Good in Ichabod Shop only; half price on equal or lower price; not good with any other offers.) Continues Saturday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Mulvane Art Museum and ArtLab

10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Info: 785.670.1124

There are three exhibits at the Mulvane Art Museum now: "Burtynsky: The Industrial Sublime," "Perspectives on Aging: Elizabeth Layton and Edward Navone" and "Tom Parker: Calamities and the History of Science." ArtLab offers hands-on learning and creating for all ages.

Ichabods Volleyball

7 p.m., Schendel Court at Lee Arena
Tickets: 785.670.BODS (2637) or online. (Students, your iCard is your ticket.)

Ichabods host University of Nebraska at Kearney Lopers in MIAA play.


Saturday ~ Family Day!

Family Day + Topeka Metro Bikes

Topeka Metro Bikes logoVarious times, beginning at 8:30 a.m.
Start at the table near the Kuehne Bell Tower.
Free.

Learn about the exciting and rapidly growing Topeka Metro Bikes program and try out a bike free on one of four different bike tours. Explore campus, the Shunga Trail or Downtown Topeka.

Learn more and get route information.

Ichabods Tennis

9 a.m., Washburn Tennis Complex
Free admission for all.

Women's and Men's Tennis vs. Washburn tennis alumni

Ichabod Shop Family Day Sale

8 a.m. to 5 p.m., lower level, Memorial Union
Info: 785.670.2665

Buy one, get one half price* on Washburn-imprinted merchandise. Get a free Washburn Window Fanz helmet with a purchase of $75 or more (*Good in Ichabod Shop only; half price on equal or lower price; not good with any other offers.)

Activities at Mabee Library

10 a.m. to noon, Mabee Library.
Info: 785.670.1550

Learn about the First Year Experience program for new Ichabods and have fun with your children as they enjoy story time, a cake walk and face painting.

Fun on the lawn

10:30 a.m. to 12:15 p.m., Memorial Union Lawn

Inflatable and carnival games, sponsored by Washburn student organizations.
Live music sponsored by Campus Activities Board (CAB). Music will be for all tastes. We encourage families to stop by and relax while listening to some family friendly music!

Family Day Picnic

11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Washburn Room, Memorial Union
Cost: $9 for adults; $5.25 for children ages 10 and younger            Info: 785.670.2153

Leadership Institute Lunch

From 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Kansas Room, Memorial Union upper level
Leadership Institute students and their families only.

Students involved in the Washburn Leadership Institute and their families are invited to a lunch. Questions? Contact the Leadership Institute at 785.670.2000.

Washburn Alumni Association Tailgate

11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., North side of Yager Stadium at Moore Bowl.
Free to dues-paid members and children 12 and younger; $5 for others.
Info: 785.670.1641

Family Day Football Game

1 p.m., Yager Stadium at Moore Bowl
Tickets: Free for students with iCard; General admissions $5 and $10. Buy tickets online or at the gate. (Students, your iCard is your ticket.)

Watch your Ichabods take on the Missouri Southern State University Lions. The pre-game show begins at 12:40 p.m. The Washburn Family of the Year will be recognized at halftime.

Mulvane Art Museum and ArtLab

1-4 p.m.
Info: 785.670.1124

There are three exhibits at the Mulvane Art Museum now: "Burtynsky: The Industrial Sublime," "Perspectives on Aging: Elizabeth Layton and Edward Navone" and "Tom Parker: Calamities and the History of Science." ArtLab offers hands-on learning and creating for all ages.

Ichabods Volleyball

6 p.m., Schendel Court at Lee Arena
Tickets: 785.670.BODS (2637) or online. (Students, your iCard is your ticket.)

Ichabods host the Fort Hays State University Tigers in MIAA play.