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Alumni

Schedule

2014 Homecoming & Inauguration Schedule

Please join us for a very special Homecoming as we celebrate God’s call to inaugurate Paul J. Maurer as Montreat’s eighth president. We have events planned for all ages.

 

Event

Wednesday, October 1st

 

Time

Venue

Community Reception

9 a.m.

Gaither Commons

(Howerton Dining Hall if it rains).

Community Prayer Service

10 a.m.

Gaither Chapel

     

Friday, October 3rd

 

   

Inauguration Convocation

11 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.

Anderson Auditorium

Community Luncheon

12:15 p.m. – 2 p.m.

Moore Center Field

Paddle Boat Race

4 p.m.

Lake Susan

Homecoming Registration

Register for the weekend’s activities and receive a registration packet with a schedule, campus map, and more information.

4:30-7 p.m.

Moore Center Field

BBQ Dinner

Pay at the door.

5:30-7 p.m.

Moore Center Field

Women’s Alumni Basketball Game

6:30 p.m.

McAlister Gymnasium

Square Dance

A Montreat College Homecoming classic: an evening of square dancing following a tasty barbecue dinner. 

7-8:30 p.m.

Moore Center Field

Men’s Alumni Basketball Game

8 p.m.

McAlister Gymnasium

Coffee House and Open Mic 

Come play music, meet with students, or just relax and enjoy a cup of coffee.

9-10:30 p.m.

Coffee House and Open Mic

 

 

 

Saturday, October 4th

 

 

 

Registration

8-9:00 a.m.

Howerton Dining Hall

Complimentary Pancake Breakfast

8-9:30 a.m.

Howerton Dining Hall

Alumni Association Meeting

9:30 a.m.-10:45 a.m.

Gaither Chapel

Anderson Residence Hall Tours

10:30 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Anderson Hall

Hymn Sing

Sing along in another Montreat Homecoming tradition. Request your favorite hymn!

11 a.m. -11:45 a.m.

Chapel of the Prodigal

Alumni Baseball Game

11 a.m.

Newell Athletic Field

Complimentary Paddle Boat and Canoe Rentals

Courtesy of the Montreat Conference Center

11 a.m.-5 p.m.

Lake Susan

Lunch on the Lawn

Pay at the door.

12 p.m.-1:30 p.m.

Gaither Lawn

Heritage Society Luncheon*

12 p.m.-1:30 p.m.

Gaither Fellowship Hall

Family Festival  

1:30 p.m.-5 p.m.

Moore Center Field

“Parenting a College Student” with Joellen Maurer and Panel

2:30 p.m.

Moore Center Meeting Room

Hike to Lookout 3 p.m. Parking lot behind the Bell Library
Manor House Tour 3:30 p.m.

Black Mountain Campus

Men’s Soccer Game

 

4 p.m. Corpening Memorial YMCA, Marion

Praise and Worship

7 p.m. – 8 p.m. Gaither Chapel

Young Alumni Gathering

Class year’s ’10, ’11, ’12, ’13, ’14 are invited to gather for food and fun!

8:15 p.m. – 9:30 p.m. Manor House

Reunion Group Meetings

Evening

Various Locations

If you are interested in setting up a reunion group meeting, please contact Dave Walters, director of development and alumni relations, at 828-669-8012 ext. 3711 or email him at dwalters@montreat.edu 

 

*Invitation only – Class of ’64 and earlier. Requires pre-payment