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Family Weekend - Sept. 18-20, 2015

Friday, Sept. 18


2:30 p.m. Eagles Volleyball vs. Akron (Ticket Required)  


Location: Wetherby Gym
Contact: Athletics, 606-783-2089



4-8 p.m. Family Fun Night 
sponsored by Campus Recreation and Wellness  


We invite members to bring their children to the Rec Center from 4-8 p.m. (facility) and 
4-7 p.m. (pool) and enjoy a variety of informal recreational activities; swimming, 
volleyball, basketball, racquetball and wallyball. Foosball and table tennis will also be 
available on the second floor near the game room. Use of the fitness equipment and 
free weights will not be permitted.  The cost for members' children (under 18) is $3.00 
per child. Guest passes may be purchased for adults over the age of 18 for $5.00 per 
visit and no charge for "Eagle Buddy" children.
 For additional information, call 606-783-2083. 


Location: Recreation and Wellness Center  
Contact: Jane Tenyer, 606-783-2083


6 p.m. From the Earth to the Universe and Night Sky Tour, 
sponsored by the Space Science Center


Location: Space Science Center
Contact: Eric Thomas 606-783-9593


7 p.m. Eagles Volleyball vs. East Tennessee State (Ticket Required)  


Location: Wetherby Gym
Contact: Athletics, 606-783-2089


7 p.m. 
ElectoPop Laser Program, 
sponsored by the Space Science Center 


Location: Space Science Center
Contact: Eric Thomas, 606-783-9593


8 p.m. Laser Pink Floyd – Dark Side of the Moon, 
sponsored by the Space Science Center 


Location: Space Science Center
Contact: Eric Thomas, 606-783-9593


8 p.m. Housing Family Movie Night, sponsored by the Housing Office 


Movie: Inside Out
Rating: PG 

Location: ADUC Lawn 

Rain Site Location: ADUC Crager Room  

Contact: Leslie Barger, 606-783-2060


 
Saturday, Sept. 19




9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Kentucky Folk Art Center 


Location: 102 W. 1st St., Morehead
Contact: Debbie Barker, 606-783-2204


9 a.m. - 5 p.m. 
Abstractions: Recent works by Elizabeth Foley, C.B. Forsythe, Julie Morrisroe, 
Josie Lewis, Brian Jensen and Jonathan McFadden


A group exhibition by six contemporary artists from across the nation exploring the possibilities
 of abstraction as an aesthetic in printmaking, painting, ceramics and mixed media work.


Location: Claypool-Young Art Gallery
Contact: Jennifer Reis, 606-783-2766


10 a.m. - 6 p.m. University Bookstore Extended Hours 


Your Morehead State University Bookstore, located on the first floor of the Adron Doran University 
Center, is the largest supplier of officially-licensed Morehead State apparel and gifts. 
Our new fall clothing lines have arrived and are looking spectacular. Check them out during our 
new store hours starting August 3, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Thursday, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on Fridays and 
we are now open EVERY Saturday 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. There is free parking weekdays after 4 p.m. and all day Saturday. 
Remember you can always shop online at bookstore.moreheadstate.edu.


Location: ADUC
Contact: Charles Gancio, 606-783-2081


11 a.m. - 3 p.m. 
Arts and Eats Festival 


Location: Main Street, Morehead

Contact: Morehead Tourism, 606-780-4342 


Website: http://www.moreheadartsandeats.com

Noon - Morehead Idol, sponsored by SGA

Join us as MSU students battle it out for prizes in the University’s talent competition.


Location: Button Auditorium
Contact: Madonna Weathers, 606-783-2070


1 p.m. From the Earth to the Universe and Night Sky Tour, 
sponsored by the Space Science Center

Location: Space Science Center 
Contact: Eric Thomas, 606-783-9593

                                               
1:30 p.m. Eagles Volleyball vs. Samford (Ticket Required) 


Location: Wetherby Gym
Contact: Athletics, 606-783-2089


2:15 p.m. Sun Struck and Night Sky Tour, 
sponsored by the Space Science Center

Location: Space Science Center
Contact: Eric Thomas, 606-783-9593


3:30 p.m. 
Dawn of the Space Age, 
sponsored by the Space Science Center

Location: Space Science Center
Contact: Eric Thomas, 606-783-9593


4:30 - 6:30 p.m. Eagle Family Picnic & Family Fun Activities


Before you cheer on the football team, join your Eagle Family of students, parents, faculty, staff and alumni 
for a fun filled evening! Enjoy a complimentary pre-game meal, and family fun activities including 
a photo keychain booth, caricature artist, balloon artist, and Kid Zone for future eagles. 
Alumni families are encouraged to stop by the Alumni Association tent for complimentary legacy family 
photos by InstaPro Photograph.


Location: AAC Parking Lot 

Contact: Alisha Plummer, 606-783-2070 
 or  Kenna Allen & Allison Caudill, 606-783-2033


4:45 p.m. Halfway to Hazard Concert


Location: AAC Parking Lot
Contact: Athletics, 606-783-2089


6:30 p.m. Freshman Run 


You’ll want to grab seats early to watch the Class of 2019 lead the Eagles onto the field to kick off the home opener with the Freshman Run. 


Location: Inside Jayne Stadium
Contact: Victoria Cable & Brad Smith, 606-783-2089


7 p.m. Eagle Football vs. Kentucky Christian University (Ticket Required)


White Out! All fans are encouraged to wear white. 
A specially designed t-shirt and ticket package is available for purchase for $20. 
A portion of the proceeds will benefit the fight against lung cancer. This special package is only available prior to game day. 
Your shirt and ticket may be purchased online from the University Bookstore or purchased at local businesses.


Location: Jayne Stadium
Contact: Paul Rhodes, 606-783-2089


7 -10 p.m. 
International Observe the Moon Night, 
sponsored by the Space Science Center


Observe the moon through telescopes. 
MSU Faculty will speak and there will be family activities.


Location: Space Science Center 
Contact: Eric Thomas, 606-783-9593


Sunday, September 20


1 p.m. Eagle Soccer vs. Ball State (Ticket Required)


Location: Jayne Stadium
Contact: Athletics, 606-783-2089





RSVP to let us know you'll be coming.

For additional information about Family Weekend, contact Student Life at 606-783-2070 or email familyassociation@moreheadstate.edu.

Interested in joining the MSU Family Association? Find out more at www.moreheadstate.edu/familyassociation.

Register at the tailgate to win one of four $250 textbook scholarships to be given out during the football game! You must be present to win.


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