family weekend

Family Weekend 2017

Friday, September 29, 2017

9:00am-5:00pm
Fall Mum Sale, Charles L. Hutson Greenhouse

9:00am-6:00pm
Pinta and Nina – replicas of Columbus’ ships will be open in Cape Girardeau at the Riverfront Park; Community event, nominal charge, for more information – http://www.visitcape.com/CalendarDetail.aspx?CalendarID=7318

10:00am-2:00pm
Tours – Charles Nemanick Alternative Agriculture Garden, which is the gardens and trails that surround the Charles L. Hutson Horticulture Greenhouse

10:00am-5:00pm
Transition Spaces 17.2, Art Exhibit by Michael Faris at the Crisp Museum / Free
Road Trip, Paintings & Drawings by William H. Thielen at the Crisp Museum / Free
Reconstructed – Reconceptualized by Najjar Abdul-Mussawwir at the Crisp Museum / Free

6:30pm
Southeast Volleyball takes on Austin Peay; Houck Field House; For ticket information - Phone: 573-651-2113; Email: tickets@semo.edu; http://gosoutheast.com/

7:30pm
World Premiere Musical "An American Hero" at the Donald C. Bedell Performance Hall / Tickets are $23/$20; $3 for Southeast Students

9:00pm
Movie Night – Dirty Dancing; Location Academic Terraces (Rain location is Academic Auditorium.) Sponsored by Student Activities Council

Saturday, September 30, 2017

8:00am-2:00pm
Starbucks is open in the University Center, 3rd floor

8:00am-12:00pm
Cape Riverfront Market – 35 S. Spanish St. Downtown; Community event, for more information http://www.visitcape.com/CalendarDetail.aspx?CalendarID=7354

9:00am-12:00pm
Charles L. Hutson Greenhouse open for fall sales

9:00am-4:00pm
Float Your Boat, Crisp Museum, River Campus, Free

9:00am-4:00pm
Day on the River Event – Downtown at the riverfront wall; including boat rides; Community event, for more information https://nature.mdc.mo.gov/discover-nature/places/cape-girardeau-conservation-nature-center

9:00am-4:00pm
Cape Girardeau Heritage Days, Free, various locations; Community event, for more information http://www.visitcape.com/CalendarDetail.aspx?CalendarID=7180

9:00am-6:00pm
Pinta and Nina – replicas of Columbus’ ships will be open in Cape Girardeau at the Riverfront Park; Community event, nominal charge, for more information http://www.visitcape.com/CalendarDetail.aspx?CalendarID=7318

9:30-10:30am
Breakfast with President Vargas, Front of Kent Library Portico, Normal Street (Rain Location is South Dining Room located in the University Center.)

9:30am, 11:30am, and 2:00pm
Bus Tours of the Main Campus, River Campus and downtown area lasting approximately 90 minutes. Sign up at the information tent.

10:00am-12:00pm
Tours of Academic Hall Dome, Main floor of Academic Hall, start in Auditorium

10:00am-4:00pm
Tours and Nail Polish Marbling with Mugs, Catapult Creative House on Broadway

10:00am-5:00pm
Southeast Bookstore will be open

10:00am-2:00pm
Family Festivities, University Center

10:00am-12:00pm

International Displays – come by and see where some of our international students are from and their cultures

10:00am-2:00pm

Walking maps of campus – pick one up at the Information Tent

10:00am-2:00pm

Disc Golf, pick up discs and score cards at the Information tent to enjoy at Capaha Park

10:00am-2:00pm

Air Brush Tattoos; sponsored by Student Activities Council

10:00am-2:00pm

Henna Tattoos

10:00am-2:00pm

Popcorn, cotton candy and Kona Ice

10:00am-2:00pm

Photo Booth including a visit from Rowdy

10:30am-11:30am

Ukes of Hazzard Band

11:30am-12:00pm

NPHC (National Pan-Hellenic Council) - Step Shows

12:00-2:00pm

Music featuring Amber Vandeven and her band

10:00am
Kent Library will be open with events and programs starting at 11:00am

10:00am
River Campus Shuttles will run to the River Campus for free; front of Kent Library (Runs approximately every 30 minutes.)

10:00am-9:00pm
Student Recreation Center available to family members of Southeast students free of charge. Adults should bring an ID and must stay with children at all times. Daily hours are located at www.semo.edu/recservices

10:30am
Agriculture Club, Farm Bureau, Horticulture Club, and Cattlemen’s Association – demonstrations in front of Kent Library

11:00am-2:00pm
Lunch, University Center 3rd floor – Enjoy lunch at one of your favorite Concepts - Panda Express, Papa Johns, Chick-fil-a, and Starbucks

11:00am-1:00pm
Kent Library Pick your own adventure maze – Families will be directed to the Periodicals section of the library and navigate a maze based on their tastes in literature and movies. Social media hunt – Families are encouraged to explore the library, searching for clues and posting their finds to social media. Story time – This is for young children in the Instructional Materials Center. Rare Book Room Tours – Tours starting at 11:00am, 11:30am, 12:00pm, and 12:30pm and limited number of people for each tour. (Not for children under 10 and prior registration is required.) Library Tours – Tours starting at 11:00am, 11:30am, 12:00pm, and 12:30pm For more information see the Library’s website: https://library.semo.edu/

12:00-2:00pm
Physics and Engineering Club - Magill and Rhodes Hall (Rooms: RH125, RH110, MG225);  Nano-Bioengineering Lab: Display of equipment related to cell culture, microscopy and cell characterization. Tesla Coil: A project undertaken by our Physics and Engineering club to design and implement a Tesla coil for various applications such as energy generation and sound generation, and to gain a better understanding of its working principle.

12:00-6:00pm
Student Aquatic Center available to family members of Southeast students free of charge. Adults should bring an ID and must stay with children at all times. Daily hours are located at www.semo.edu/recservices

1:00pm
Southeast Volleyball takes on Murray State; Houck Field House; For ticket information - Phone: 573-651-2113; Email: tickets@semo.edu; http://gosoutheast.com/

1:00-4:00pm
Transition Spaces 17.2, Art Exhibit by Michael Faris at the Crisp Museum / Free
Reconstructed – Reconceptualized by Najjar Abdul-Mussawwir at the Crisp Museum / Free

1:00-6:00pm
Ignite’s Family Weekend Free Tailgate, Ignite House 415 N. Pacific St., Bring your family, your roommates, or just yourself and come hang out with us. Great food, some fun games and a chance for your family to get a taste of Southeast. Sponsored by Ignite Campus Ministry.

1:30-3:30pm
Rock Climbing Wall located in the Student Recreation Center; must be able to safely fit in the harness.  Free

2:00-4:00pm
Hospitality Management Club featuring “Top your own ice cream”; Dearmont Kitchen (May close early if supply is exhausted.)

4:00pm
Redhawk Walk – The team and the Southeast Missouri State University Marching Band are joining forces on a spirited Redhawk Walk to Houck Stadium; Cheer on the Redhawk football team as they walk down Bellevue.

4:00-6:00pm
CCM Family Weekend Tailgate, Houck Stadium Parking Lot, Come hang out and eat with us before the football game! All are welcome! Sponsored by Catholic Campus Ministry.

4:30-6:00pm
International Ice Cream Social, International Center Lawn, Enjoy ice cream and get to know students from all over the world before the football game. Sponsored by the International Student Association.

6:00pm
Football Game vs. Eastern Kentucky, Houck Stadium Tickets range from $11-$20 Phone: 573-651-2113; Email: tickets@semo.edu http://gosoutheast.com/

6:30pm
Haunted Tour! Are you looking for some fun and adventure?  Follow the lantern of your guide through downtown and let the darkness of the past envelop you.  Cape Girardeau’s historic downtown is full of “true” tales of ghosts and memorable characters.  The cost will be $20 a person or $30 a couple.  Meet downtown in front of Hutson’s Furniture.  The direct link to the registration form is: https://semo.wufoo.com/forms/pkgsz6w04nta55/  

7:30pm
World Premiere Musical "An American Hero" at the Donald C. Bedell Performance Hall / Tickets are $23/$20; $3 for Southeast Students

Sunday, October 1, 2017

9:00am-6:00pm
Pinta and Nina – replicas of Columbus’ ships will be open in Cape Girardeau at the Riverfront Park; Community event, nominal charge, for more information http://www.visitcape.com/CalendarDetail.aspx?CalendarID=7318

1:00-4:00pm
Transition Spaces 17.2, Art Exhibit by Michael Faris at the Crisp Museum / Free
Reconstructed – Reconceptualized by Najjar Abdul-Mussawwir at the Crisp Museum / Free

2:00pm
World Premiere Musical "An American Hero" at the Donald C. Bedell Performance Hall / Tickets are $23/$20; $3 for Southeast Students

Contact

573.651.5120
campuslife@semo.edu
University Center Room 414
Office of Campus Life
One University Plaza, MS 1250
Cape Girardeau, Missouri 63701