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Schedule

FRIDAY, October 21

Rice Creek Tours
9 AM - 4:30 PM, Rice Creek Field Station, Thompson Rd.
Come and visit our new facility.

Open Recreation
9 AM - 12 Midnight, Lee Hall

Tyler Art Gallery
10 AM - 4 PM, Tyler Hall, Main Level

Tyler Art Gallery at Oswego State Downtown
10 AM - 5 PM, 186 W. 1st St., Oswego

Lap Swim
11:30 AM - 1:30 PM, Lee Hall Pool

Open Recreation
12 Noon - 11 PM, Swetman Gym, Marano Campus Center

Family & Friends Check-in
4 PM - 8 PM, Welcome Center Desk, Marano Campus Center
Pick up your registration materials and unwind after your travels in our hospitality area.

3 Point Contest
4 PM, Lee Hall Gym
Free!  Registration begins at 3:30 pm

Dining in the Dining Halls
Enjoy all-you-care-to-eat in the dining halls for $9 per person for brunch or $11 per person for dinner.  Cash is accepted at the door.  
Go to dining hall hours.

Unguided Tours of Academic Buildings:  Rich, Wilber & Park Halls, and Shineman Center
4 - 8 PM
Feel free to tour the academic buildings, and view the classrooms and labs.

Open Swim
4:30 - 8 PM, Lee Hall Pool

Tyler Art Gallery Reception
5 - 7 PM, Tyler Art Gallery, Tyler Hall, Main Level
"Restart," A national call for entries for any artistic media on the topic of "new beginnings and fresh starts."  Also contains work created by local school children working with Oswego Masters of Arts in Teaching (MAT) program student teachers.  Free and open to the public.

Planetarium
7 PM, Shineman Center, Level 2
Call the Box Office at 315-312-3073 to receive your complimentary tickets.
Seating is limited.

Theatre Department Presents:  "Wizard of Oz"
7:30 PM, Waterman Theatre, Tyler Hall
$18 general public, $7 Oswego State student and $56 Family Four Pack.
tickets.oswego.edu or call the Tyler Box Office at 315-312-2141.

Splash-In Movie:  "Zootopia" - Rated PG
8 PM - 10 PM, Lee Hall Pool.
Free Event!  Bring your swimwear and enjoy watching a movie while you swim.
Sponsored by Campus Recreation & refreshments provided by Auxiliary Services.

  

SATURDAY, October 22 Return to Top

Family & Friends Check-in
9 AM - 3 PM, Welcome Center Desk, Marano Campus Center
Pick up your registration materials and unwind after your travels in our hospitality area.

Rice Creek Tours
9 AM - 3 PM, Rice Creek Field Station, Thompson Rd.
Come and visit our new facility.

Van Shuttles to Rice Creek Field Station
9:30 - 11 AM:  Shuttles depart every 15 minutes.  Report to Marano Campus Center Welcome Desk
Pick-up Location:  Marano Campus Center Circle
Please e-mail kelly.perkins@oswego.edu to confirm.

Unguided Tours of the Academic Buildings:  Rich, Wilber & Park Halls, and Shineman Center
9 AM - 3 PM
Feel free to tour the academic buildings, and view the classrooms and labs. 

Dining in the Dining Halls
Enjoy all-you-care-to-eat in the dining halls for $9 per person for brunch and $11 per person for dinner.  Cash is accepted at the door.  
Go to dining hall hours.

Tyler Art Gallery
10:30 AM - 4 PM, Tyler Hall, Main Level

Tyler Art Gallery at Oswego State Downtown
11 AM - 5 PM, 186 W. 1st St., Oswego

Rice Creek Ramble
11 AM, Rice Creek Field Station
Join us for this free naturalist-led fall walk at Rice Creek.  We will start at main building at 11 o'clock.  Come dressed for the weather.  Since program size is limited, we are not able to accommodate groups.  An adult needs to accompany children.  If you need additional information please contact Rice Creek Field Station at 315-312-6677.

Music Department Concert
12 NOON, Location:  Hewitt Ballroom, Hewitt Union
Listen to the College Choir, Chamber Singers, State Singers, College Orchestra and Concert Band. 

Open Recreation
12 NOON - 12 MIDNIGHT, Lee Hall

Open Swim
12 NOON - 2 PM & 4:30 - 10 PM, Lee Hall Pool

Planetarium
1 PM, Shineman Center, Level 2
Call the Box Office at 315-312-3073 to receive your complimentary tickets.
Seating is limited.

Women's Soccer vs SUNY Cortland
1 PM, Laker Soccer Field
Free & open to the public.

Mini Carnival
1 - 3 PM,  Marano Campus Center, Swetman Gym
This free event is for students and their younger siblings.  Enjoy games, face painting, coloring, bounce house, balloon animals and snacks.  Sponsored by Campus Life & Campus Recreation

Michael Kent - Comic, Magician, Smart@ss
1:30 & 3 PM (2 Shows), Marano Campus Center Auditorium - Free Admission
Michael gives magic a facelift with irreverent comedy and satire.  His unique style of performing magic made him a favorite in over 500 college campuses he's visited.  Michael has performed for audiences all over the globe - from Hollywood to US troops serving overseas.  Both shows are free. 
Sponsored by Student Association
michaelkentlive.com

Planetarium
2 PM, Shineman Center, Level 2
Call the Box Office at 315-312-3073 to receive your complimentary tickets.
Seating is limited.

Family Portrait
2:30 - 3:30 pm, Marano Campus Center
Take a lively, fun family protrait.  This will be the perfect memento. No charge.
Photos by C. Perkins Photography

Women's Ice Hockey vs Toronto Midget Aeros (Exhibition)
3 PM, Marano Campus Center Ice Arena
Tickets will be available for purchase on Monday, October 10.  You may buy tickets on-line at tickets.oswego.edu or call the Box Office at 315-312-3073.

Theatre Department Presents:  "Wizard of Oz"
3 PM, Waterman Theatre, Tyler Hall
$18 general public, $7 Oswego State student and $56 for Family Four Pack.
tickets.oswego.edu or call the Box Office at 314-312-2141.

Legacy Student and Parent Reception - By Invitation Only
3 - 4:30 PM, King Alumni Hall
Legacy students (all students who have a parent who is a SUNY Oswego alum) and their families are invited to a hors d'oeuvres reception in King Alumni Hall.  Come meet and mingle with fellow alumni and other legacy students, learn about opportunities and scholarships available for our legacy students and view old Oswego photos, yearbooks and memorabilia while visiting your alumni house.  Reservations are required for this event by Monday, Oct. 17.  For more information, e-mail alumni@oswego.edu or call 315-312-2258.  If you are a legacy student or parent who is an alum, and you would like to verifty that you will receive an invitation to this event, please contact michelle.spinner@oswego.edu.

Planetarium
3:30 PM, Shineman Center, Level 2
Call the Box Office at 315-312-3073 to receive your complimentary tickets.
Seating is limited.

Buffet Dinner with Family & Friends
5 PM, Sheldon Hall Ballroom
Menu:  Sauteed beef tips in red wine demi with mushrooms, chicken piccata, smoked gouda macaroni and cheese, mashed potatoes, chef's fresh vegetables, rolls with butter, New York style cheesecake with chocolate sauce, water service, regular and decaffeinated coffee and assorted teas.
$23.25/adult and SUNY Oswego student.  $12.75/children (ages 3- 11).  Children under the age of 3 eat free.
THIS MEAL IS PRE-REGISTERED.  The meal is NOT covered by the student's meal plan.  NO REFUNDS after Fri., Oct. 14, 2016. Due to limited space in Sheldon Hall Ballroom the Department of Campus Life will be arranging a seating chart four days prior to the event.
You may buy tickets on-line at tickets.oswego.edu or call the Box Office at 315-312-3073
Meal is sponsored by Auxiliary Services

Men's Ice Hockey vs. Central Canandian Hockey League All-Graduate Team (Exhibition)
7 PM, Marano Campus Center Ice Arena
Tickets will be available for purchase on Monday, October 10.  You may buy tickets on-line at tickets.oswego.edu or call the Box Office at 315-312-3073.

Comedian Ryan Conner
8 PM, Location:  Hewitt Ballroom, Hewitt Union - Free admission.
Originally from Washington, DC, Ryan is a regular at many of the top clubs in the country.  He has also worked with some of the best comedians of this generation, including Dave Chappelle, Colin Quinn, Mike Birbiglia and Mitch Hedberg.  His stand-up act has earned him a position as a contributing writer for Saturday Night Live and for MTV's Ridiculousness.
ryanconnercomedy.com

Open Skate
10 PM - 12 MIDNIGHT, Marano Campus Center Ice Arena
Fee:  $1 admission, $3 skate rental
Refreshments provided by Auxiliary ServicesSponsored by Campus Recreation

SUNDAY, October 23 Return to Top

Dining in the Dining Halls
Enjoy all-you-care-to-eat in the dining halls for $9 per person for brunch and $11 per person for dinner.  Cash only is accepted at the door.
Go to dining hall hours.

Unguided Tours of the Academic Buildings:  Rich, Wilber & Park Halls, and Shineman Center
9 AM - 3 PM
Feel free to tour the academic buildings, and view the classrooms and labs.

Tyler Art Gallery
11:30 AM - 4 PM, Tyler Hall, Main Level

Planetarium
1 PM, Shineman Center, Level 2
Call the Box Office at 315-312-3073 to receive your complimentary tickets.
Seating is limited.

Special thanks to Student Association and Auxiliary Services.  Without their involvement and active support, this weekend could not have happened.