Schedule of Events

Friday, April 27, 2018

TimeEvent
7am - 12pm Registration
LaRita Boren Campus Center, Haines Atrium
Please visit the registration table when you arrive to sign in and pick up your tickets.
7am - 9:30am Breakfast
Hodson Dining Commons
8am - 5pm Class Visitation
Grandparents are invited to attend classes with their student(s).
9:00am - 9:30am Welcome and Devotions
Rediger Chapel/Auditorium, LaRita Boren Campus Center
President Lowell Haines, JD '75, along with his wife Sherry (Korfmacher '76), will offer a special welcome just for grandparents. President Emeritus Jay Kesler '58 will provide devotions.
10am - 10:50am Chapel
Rediger Chapel/Auditorium, LaRita Boren Campus Center
Gary Feenstra '72, Executive Director, Maranatha Bible and Missionary Conference
11am - 2:15pm Lunch
Hodson Dining Commons or LaRita Boren Campus Center
1pm - 3pm Campus Tours
LaRita Boren Campus Center, Haines Atrium
A great way to see an overview of the campus, driving tours leave at 1:00 and 2:00 and include a brief walk-through of the LaRita Boren Campus Center, which opened in April, 2016.
1pm - 3:30pm C.S. Lewis Collection Open House
Zondervan Library, Lower Level
Historic display and collection of C.S. Lewis first editions.
2:30pm - 3:30pm Presidential Reception
LaRita Boren Campus Center, McDaniel Atrium and Galleria
Meet President and First Lady Lowell and Sherry Haines while enjoying student music.
4pm - 5pm Music Department Concert
Rediger Chapel/Auditorium, LaRita Boren Campus Center
Enjoy the music of the Taylor Jazz Ensemble.
4pm - 5pm C.S. Lewis Tea
Zondervan Library, Lower Level

Additional Activities

Memorial Prayer Chapel
Visit this special house of prayer throughout the day, where individuals are both honored and memorialized.

All Student Art Show Opening Reception and Awards Presentation
Modelle Metcalf Visual Arts Center
View student art and enjoy the opening reception and student awards starting at 6:00 p.m. in the Metcalf Gallery.

Jumping Bean
LaRita Boren Campus Center
Enjoy a cup of coffee or tea at the campus coffee shop.  

Dinner
Hodson Dining Commons
Meals can be purchased at the Dining Commons during dinner hours (5:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.). This meal is not part of the Grandparents Day package.

Disney and Cameron Mackintosh’s Mary Poppins, a Musical
Rupp Communications Arts Center, Mitchell Theatre, 7:30 p.m.
The jack-of-all trades, Bert, introduces us to England in 1910 and the troubled Banks family. Young Jane and Michael have sent many a nanny packing before Mary Poppins arrives on their doorstep. Using a combination of magic and common sense, she must teach the family members how to value each other again. Mary Poppins takes the children on many magical and memorable adventures, but Jane and Michael aren’t the only ones upon whom she has a profound effect. Even grown-ups can learn a lesson or two from the nanny who advises that, “Anything can happen if you let it.” This event is not part of the Grandparents Day package.
Adults | $20
TUID adults, alumni | $15
Seniors & Children | $20
TUID Students | $10