Family Weekend

Family WeekendParents, grandparents, siblings, spouses, children and all family members are invited to Davis & Elkins College for Family Weekend! Come and enjoy our warm and welcoming campus community with a variety of activities.

We have provided a list of area accommodations to help you plan your visit.

Friday, October 12, 2018

9:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

D&E Bookstore Open

Madden Student Center

9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

The Stirrup Gallery Open

Myles Center for the Arts

10:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Everything D&E Open

204 Davis Avenue, Downtown Elkins

11:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Registration & Information

Great Hall, Halliehurst

12:00 p.m.

Athletics Alumni and Parents Panel

The McDonnell Center

12:00-2:00 p.m.

Mini-Wellness Fair

Sponsored by the Sport Science Department.

Hilda and Robert R. Butler Lobby, The McDonnell Center
3:00 p.m.

Founders' Day Convocation

Honoring alumni award recipients. Reception to follow.

Harper-McNeeley Auditorium, Myles Center for the Arts

4:30-5:30 p.m.

The Naylor Learning Center Open House & Reception

Enjoy a friendly reception with members of The Naylor Learning Center staff and learn more about what the Center has to offer.

2nd Floor, Albert Hall

8:00-10:00 p.m.

Campfire, S’mores & Bingo $

Davis Trust Patio and Timms Lounge, Madden Student Center

 

Saturday, October 13, 2018

8:30-11:00 a.m.

Registration & Information

Great Hall, Halliehurst

8:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

D&E Bookstore Open

Madden Student Center

8:30 a.m.

Breakfast with the Presidents $

  • President Chris A. Wood
  • Board of Trustees Chair William W. Nuttall '70
  • National Alumni Council President Cory A. Toth '06
  • Student Assembly President Madeline "Maddy" Brown '21

Timms Lounge, Madden Student Center

9:00 a.m.

Alumni vs. Current Team Baseball Game

Allen Athletic Fields

10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

The Stirrup Gallery Open

Myles Center for the Arts

10:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Everything D&E Open

204 Davis Avenue, Downtown Elkins

10:00 a.m.

Q&A with International Recording Artist and Outstanding Young Alumna Kaia Kater '16

"From D&E to the International Stage"

Robbins Memorial Chapel

11:00 a.m.

Alumni vs. Current Team Softball Game

Joni Smith Softball Field, Allen Athletic Fields

11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.All Campus Picnic $The McDonnell Center
12:30 p.m.

Men's Soccer vs. Ohio Dominican University

Gate fee applies.

Crowning of Miss D&E and Mr. Senator immediately following.

Nuttall Field, Allen Athletic Fields

1:00 p.m.

Poetry in the Parlor - "The Letting Go," A Special Poetry Reading with Professor Bill King

Parlor, Halliehurst

3:30 p.m.

Women's Soccer vs. Ohio Dominican University

Nuttall Field, Allen Athletic Fields

4:00 p.m.

Concert Featuring International Recording Artist and Outstanding Young Alumna Kaia Kater '16

Robbins Memorial Chapel

5:00-7:30 p.m.Pig on the Porch $Halliehurst
 

Sunday, October 14, 2018

8:45 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Hike

Led by Dr. Rick Gage, assistant professor and director of outdoor recreation management. Bring water and wear appropriate attire. Lunch provided.

Meet at Halliehurst Porch

10:00 a.m.

Paintball $

Veterans Paintball Course

10:30 a.m.

Chapel and Memorial Service

Robbins Memorial Chapel

11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Farewell Buffet Brunch $

Graceland

Schedule subject to change.