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Moms & Family Weekend 2016

April 29-May 1

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Friday, April 29

9am-5pm- Attend Classes with Student 

All day event

9am-5pm- Fashion History Comes Alive

The College of Business Design Programs’ Historic and Cultural Textile and Apparel Collection will be on display at Austin Hall during Moms and Family Weekend. The collection is a scholarly resource featuring apparel and textile artifacts dating to the 15th century. Come visit all weekend! Located in Austin Hall 242.

10am-3pm- Lonesome Pottery Sale

Beautiful handmade gifts at bargain prices! - in the Trysting Tree Lounge  

10:30am-5pm- College Open Houses   

College of Liberal Arts: Moreland Hall, 10:30am-12:30pm

College of Forestry: Richardson Hall, 1st Floor “Knuckle” (signs will be posted) 2-4

College of Public Health and Human Sciences: Women’s Building Lobby 3-5

College of Agricultural Sciences: Strand Agriculture Hall West Portico and 1st floor 3-5

College of Pharmacy: Main entry of the Pharmacy building 3-5

College of Earth, Ocean & Atmospheric Sciences: Wilkinson Hall Foyer 3-5

College of Science: Linus Pauling Science Center, Room 125     3-5

College of Education: Furman Hall 3-5

2pm- Trysting Tree Golf Tournament    

Tee off at the Trysting Tree Golf Course! $80 for a team of two OSU students and family members. Sign up by April 26 at the Recreation Services desk in Dixon, 541-737-3736.

3pm-7pm- Welcome and Registration

Come find out about all the events happening during Moms & Family Weekend! Purchase wine glasses and tumblers ($6), t-shirts ($12), pins ($8), and charms ($2). Meet the wonderful MUPC staff! Located in the MU Concourse. 

3:30pm and 7:30pm- Paint Night

Paint Nite comes to Oregon State! Come for paint and fun with friends and family. No painting experience needed and all supplies included. Open to all OSU students, families, and friends. Cost $45/ticket. Located in the MU Multipurpose Room. Register here: https://secure.touchnet.net/C20159_ustores/web/product_detail.jsp?PRODUC...

7-9pm- Pottery Workshop on the Wheel    

Located in the OSU Craft Center in the basement of the Student Experience Center. ($15) Pre-registration strongly encouraged. mu.oregonstate.edu/craft-center

7-10pm- All University Sing 2016   

Come watch students perform to the theme “80’s Hits in honor of Sing’s 80th anniversary! Tickets are $20 pre-sale online, or $25 at the door. Vendors including Roxy Dawgs, Benny’s Donuts and more will be set up in front of Gill Coliseum when the doors open at 5pm. See http://blogs.oregonstate.edu/oregonstatesing/ for more information. Located in Gill Goliseum.

7:45-10:45pm- Country Western Dance Club Dance    

Moms get in free, students admission fee is $3. Located in the Women’s Building Gym. 

 

Saturday, April 30

8am-5pm- Welcome and Registration

Come find out about all the events happening during Moms & Family Weekend! Purchase wine glasses and tumblers ($6), t-shirts ($12), pins ($8), and charms ($2).  Meet the wonderful MUPC staff! Located in the MU Concourse. 

8am-4pm-  Dixon Rec Center: Rafting

Add some adventure to your weekend! $50 for OSU students and family members. Sign up at the Adventure Leadership Institute in Dixon, 541-737-4254. At the ​Dixon Adventure Leadership Institute.

9am- Trees and Flowering Shrub Walk    

Come experience all the diverse and wonderful plants on our beloved Oregon State Campus! Tour led by Pat Breen, emeritus professor of Horticulture. Meet on the Memorial Union Steps.

9am-11:30am- Moms & Family Weekend Brunch

Doors open at 9am. $12/plate, sold first come first serve at the door. Menu includes: Cheese Blintzes with warm berry compote and fresh whipped cream, Scrambled Eggs (dairy-free options available), Turkey Sausage, house baked breads, fresh cut fruit tray, coffee, juices and tea. Located in the MU Lounge. 

9am - 11:30pm- Honors College Annual Brunch and Talent Show   

Oregon State Honors College is hosting a brunch and talent show in the LaSells Stewart Center for Honors College students and their families. There will be a silent auction and Honors College student art on display. Brunch is from 9-10am and the talent show is from 10-11:30am. Pre-registration is required. For any questions, contact Cole.Whited@oregonstate.edu.

9am-12pm- Dixon Rec Center: Challenge the Moms (Challenge Course) 

$20 for OSU Students and Family Members. Sign up at the Adventure Leadership Institute in Dixon, 541-737-4254.

9am-1pm- Oregon State Flying Club  

The Oregon State Flying Club is having an open house at the Corvallis Municipal Airport! They will be giving 20 minute airplane rides over campus, and hosting a barbecue with free burgers, hot dogs and veggie burgers. Airplane rides are $20 for a 20 minute flight per person, and each plane seats four people including the pilot. The event is open to the public. No registration required, sign up is on a first-come first-served basis. For more information about the club, please go to flying.oregonstate.edu. For any questions, email Alex Mikes at  mikesa@oregonstate.edu or Brent Osterberg at osterben@oregonstate.edu.

9am - 6pm- Pistol Club Fundraiser Shoot    

Support the OSU Pistol Club at their annual fundraiser shoot! Sessions at 9am, 11am, 1pm, 3pm, and 5pm. Located at the Indoor Target Range. Cost: $5 for OSU Students, $15 OSU Community, Family Members, General Public. Learn more and pre-register at http://osupistol.org. Located at the Indoor Target Range (SE Corner of McAlexander Fieldhouse).

10am-1pm- This Old MU Tours

From roof top to the basement mechanical room, come take a look around the Memorial Union! Tours every half hour starting on the hour and half hour. Meet at the Memorial Union Information Desk. Free. 

10 am-12 pm- Radiation Center Tours

Come check out the Radiation Center and receive tours from students of the American Nuclear Society! Radiation Center located at SW Jefferson Way & SW 35th St.

10am-3pm- Mom & I Photos    

Come and get a photo taken with your mom or family member by a professional photographer! $10 for one photo, $18 for two. Located in MU 206

10am-5pm- Food Vendors

Including Olde Tyme Kettle Korn, Bendetti Optics & Paradise Shaved Ice and home baked goods by the Flour’d Apron! Located in the MU Quad.

10am-5pm- Art Festival

Come enjoy over 80 local area and area artisan booths! No entrance fee, prices based on individual purchases.  For more information please call (541) 737-6872.  Located in the SEC Plaza.

10am-2pm- Special Collections & Archives Research Center Open House 

The Valley Library will be having their open house on Saturday April 30th from 10:00-2:00, in the Special Collections & Archives Research Center reading room on the 5th floor of the Valley Library. Want to learn more about OSU history? Join the Valley Library for an open house in the Special Collections and Archives Research Center! Enjoy historic films, color their collections, take a selfie with Ida Kidder, meet an archivist, learn more about past Mom's Weekends, find your family in a yearbook, and see the best view on campus.

11am- 5K Fun Run/Walk   

Enjoy a refreshing run at Avery Park! This event is FREE. Sign up at the Sports & Special Programs Office in Dixon, 541-737-4083.

11am-12pm, 12:30-1:30pm- Fused Glass Magnets     

Cost $10. Space limited so pre-registration recommended! Located at the OSU Craft Center in the basement of the Student Experience Center.

11am-1pm, 2-4pm- Pottery Workshop on the Wheel    

Cost $15. Space limited so pre-registration recommended! Located at the OSU Craft Center in the basement of the Student Experience Center.

11am-2pm- Drop-In Craft Center Activities    

Screenprint your own commemorative t-shirt or bag $10 and flowerpot painting ($10).  FREE Photo Booth! Located at the OSU Craft Center in the basement of the Student Experience Center.

11am-3pm- Give Us 5 (5k Run) Pre-event Kick-off   

Located at Woodstock’s Pizza (1045 NW Kings Blvd).

Registration and packet pick up: Sponsored by Woodstock’s pizza, Deluxe brewing, Nectar Creek, 2 Town Ciderhouse. Race participants and volunteers are invited to come enjoy pizza, beverage tastings, music and fun. For more information to go: www.giveus5.org   

Registration Link: https://secure.getmeregistered.com/get_information.php?event_id=123446

11am-4pm- OSU Beaver Store  

Join the OSU Beaver Store on the street in front of the store for wine, food, and fun!  There will be local wineries serving tastings, food trucks, the Smile Photo Booth, music, Beaver Gear sales, and flower sales from OSU’s National Honor Society for Horticulture.

11am-4pm- Quad Entertainment        

Located in the MU Quad. Featuring Cool Shoes, Outspoken, OSU Elite Dance Team, Powerchord and more.

11am-4pm- Chair Massages     

Enjoy a relaxing massage from one of four licensed masseuses from the Oregon School of Massage! $20 for a fifteen minute chair massage. Tickets sold on Friday and Saturday at the door ONLY. Cash or check accepted. Located in MU 208 (La Raza Room)

12-2pm- Paint Your Own Pre-Made Pottery       

Cost $15. Space limited so pre-registration recommended! Located at the OSU Craft Center in the basement of the Student Experience Center.

12-1pm- Dizon Rec Center: Zumba Party 

Get your groove on at Dixon Recreation Center! This event is FREE. Pre-registration not required.

12-4pm- KIND Snacks Flower Wall    

Kind Healthy Snacks Flower Wall: Pick one and pass it on! Located in the MU Quad.

12-4:30pm- Wine Garden        

Provided by Oregon Beverage Company. No entry fee, prices based on drink purchases. 21 years+ only. Located in the MU Quad.

1pm & 3pm- Fashion Show 

Order online now to enjoy this fabulous street inspired fashion show.  Tickets are $15. (Appropriate for all ages).  Located in the MU Ballroom. TICKETS AVAILABLE HERE!

1-4pm- Make a Silver Ring      

Cost $25. Space limited so pre-registration recommended! Located at the OSU Craft Center in the basement of the Student Experience Center. 

1-4pm- College of Engineering, Wave Lab Open House 

The Wave Lab will be hosting an open house on Saturday at the O.H. Hinsdale Wave Research Laboratory 3550 SW Jefferson (West of 35th Street on Jefferson). The OSU Wave Lab is the largest tsunami research facility in the US, and will be open for 20 minute guided tours and demonstrations.   Tours start every 5 minutes on a first come, first serve, and cover tsunami research, coastal hazards in Oregon, and coastal engineering.  For any questions, please contact Alicia Lyman-Holt alicia.lyman-holt@oregonstate.edu.

2-4pm- Pottery Workshop on the Wheel    

Cost $15. Space limited so pre-registration recommended! Located at the OSU Craft Center in the basement of the Student Experience Center.

6:30 & 9pm- Comedy Show     

Featuring Roy Wood Jr. and Kyle Dunnigan. Tickets are $34-$36 per person.  Available online or at the door.  For more information please call (541) 737-6872 - Located in the LaSells Stewart Center. TICKETS AVAILABLE HERE!

 

Sunday, May 1

8am- Give Us 5 (5k Fun Walk/Run)    

5K Fun Walk/Run for cancer survivorship. Pre-Registration 8am, 9am start. Music, giveaways, food & beverage. $25 registration. $5 discount for OSU students.  Event will benefit survivorship program for cancer survivors in our area. Located at the Benton County Fairgrounds. Pre-registration pick up April 30th, www.giveus5.org. 

Registration Link: https://secure.getmeregistered.com/get_information.php?event_id=123446

8am-2pm- Corvallis Volunteer Firefighter Pancake Feed

The Corvallis Fire Volunteer Association is hosting a Moms & Family Weekend pancake feed! All profits of this event will be donated to the Pastega House, which is a building near Good Samaritan Hospital that helps the families of children in the hospital by providing a low price lodging near their child for 20 dollars a night. All of the pancake feed proceeds will go to families that are not able to cover the Pastega House fee on their own, allowing families to stay close. Price is $6 for adults, $5 for students, and $3 for children 12 & under. Located at Station One (400 NW Harrison BLVD Corvallis OR, 97330).

9am-4pm- Rifle Club Fundraiser Shoot    

Support the OSU Rifle Club at their annual fundraiser shoot! Sessions at 9am, 11am, 1pm, and 3pm. Cost: $7 for OSU Students, $14 for OSU Community and Family Members. Learn more by calling 541-737-4083. Located at the Indoor Target Range (SE Corner of McAlexander Fieldhouse).

10am- 12pm- OSU Organic Growers Club

Farm and garden tea party. Plant flowers and enjoy some tea/coffee and crumpets. Additional info can be found on their facebook page here. 

10am-2pm- College of Science, Integrative Biology Open House 

The department of integrative biology will be hosting an open house in Cordley Hall to help inform families what the department is all about!

6-9pm- Ballroom Dance 

OSU Ballroom Dance Club will be hosting a Mom's weekend ballroom dance. The dance includes a 6:00pm waltz lesson followed by the dance from 7-9pm. Moms get in for free, and $5.00 for students. Located in the Women’s Building Gym.