Fall Family Weekend Menu ▾

Fall Family Weekend October 5 - 7, 2018

Friday, October 5

9 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Sarah Nguyen Art Exhibit - Bearing the Light

Cox Art Gallery, Kemper Arts Center

10 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Family Check In

Outside Dulany Auditorium

Pick up weekend information and purchase meal tickets!

11 a.m. - 1 p.m.

Lunch

Tucker Dining Hall

Hungry? Lunch is available in Tucker Dining Hall. Meal tickets can be purchased at registration. - $5 per person

6 p.m. – 7 p.m.

Equine Parade of Disciplines

UPHA Arena

See current students in action showcasing the four disciplines we offer: Dressage, Hunter/Jumper, Saddle Seat and Western.

7 p.m.

William Woods Volleyball Vs. Lindenwood University- Belleville

Helen Stephens Sports Complex

$6 (adults), $3 (children 6-12), (children 5 and under free), Military, WWU Students, Faculty and Staff Free with ID

7:30 p.m.

Dearly Departed, WWU Theatre Department Mainstage Production

Dulany Auditorium Box Office opens at 6:30 p.m.

The Turpin family proves that living and dying in the South are seldom tidy and always hilarious as family pull themselves together for their father’s funeral. Family problems keep overshadowing the solemn occasion. Amidst all the chaos, the Turpins and their misfit friends manage to pull together and help each other at the funeral. $10 (adults), $5 (children 6+), $7 (students)

*Preferred seating for Parents Association Members

Saturday, October 6

All Day

WWU Jumper Derby

EQS – UPHA Arena and/or Outdoor Arena

Starts at 8 a.m.
Parking at the Library lot and Tucker lot

8 a.m. – Noon

Owl’s Nest Open

McNutt Campus Center

Our coffeehouse offers Kaldi’s coffee and pastries.

10 a.m – 11:30 a.m.

Family Welcome Brunch

Nielsen Room, Tucker Dining Hall

Come meet other parents and enjoy coffee with Dr. Jahnae H. Barnett, university president, and other members of our William Woods family.

10 a.m.

William Woods Women’s Soccer Vs Central Baptist College

Firley Soccer Field

10 a.m. - 1 p.m.

Family Tailgate

Firley Soccer Field

Come join the Parents Association and root on the Owl soccer teams while you enjoy refreshments and free University swag.

11 a.m. - 12 p.m.

All Campus Brunch

Tucker Dining Hall

Hungry? Brunch is available in Tucker Dining Hall. Meal tickets can be purchased at registration or day of. - $5 per person

11 a.m.

WWU Softball vs St Louis Community College

Backer Sports Complex

Immediately following

WWU Softball Alumni Game and Gathering

Noon

Men’s Soccer Vs Central Baptist College

Firley Soccer Field

1 p.m. – 4 p.m.

Sarah Nguyen Art Exhibit - Bearing the Light

Cox Art Gallery, Kemper Arts Center

2 p.m.

Dearly Departed, WWU Theatre Department Mainstage Production

Dulany Auditorium Box Office opens at 6:30 p.m.

The Turpin family proves that living and dying in the South are seldom tidy and always hilarious as family pull themselves together for their father’s funeral. Family problems keep overshadowing the solemn occasion. Amidst all the chaos, the Turpins and their misfit friends manage to pull together and help each other at the funeral. $10 (adults), $5 (children 6+), $7 (students)

*Preferred seating for Parents Association Members

3 p.m.

Alumni Baseball Game

Owls Field

Dinner In The Brick District

Downtown Fulton

Treat yourself to fine dining at one of the fabulous restaurants in Fulton’s Brick District.

7:30 p.m.

Dearly Departed, WWU Theatre Department Mainstage Production

Dulany Auditorium

Box Office opens at 6:30 p.m. $10 (adults), $5 (children 6+), $7 (students)

*Preferred seating for Parents Association Members

Immediately following

Talk Back and Reception with the Cast of Dearly Departed

Dulany Auditorium

This is a chance to discuss the play with the actors and the director or ask any questions you may have about the WWU Theatre department while enjoying an appetizer and soft drink.

Sunday, October 7

9:30 a.m.

William Woods Academic Honor Society’s Initiation And Breakfast

Ivy Room, Tucker Dining Hall

Come celebrate and welcome new inductees to the Academic Honor Society’s on campus.

1 p.m.

WWU Softball vs State Fair Community College

Backer Sports complex

Note: Sign Language Interpreting services will be provided upon request. Please contact Ashley Brown, at 573.592.4237 or Ashley.Brown@williamwoods.edu to request interpreting services.

While every attempt will be made to secure interpreters for such a request, there is no guarantee of service provision if request is made less than seven (7) business days in advance.