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2010 Family Day info


Information for Family Day 2011 will be forthcoming. In the meantime, please see the information below from Family Day 2010.


Family Day 2010:

Saturday, September 25, 2010

Family Day Activities

 *The Bookstore will be open from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. today! Be sure to stop by and pick up the latest ONU gear!

8:00-10:00 a.m.     Registration & Continental Breakfast  ~McIntosh Center Main Lobby

Please stop by the registration table to pick-up your meal tickets, giveaways, and other information about the day!

**If you are unable to make it to registration, meal tickets will also be available at the tailgate luncheon. You may also have your students stop by the Office of Student Affairs and pick-up your tickets from LeeAnne Sipe ( beforehand.


 9:00-11:00 a.m.     5K Run/Walk for Diabetes ~Dial-Roberson Stadium Parking Lot.

Registration: $20 for adults; $15 for students.

Support local diabetes education and research with the Academy of Student Pharmacists, the Fellowship of Christian Athletes, and WONB Radio. All proceeds go to the Community Diabetes Center of Lima at St. Rita’s Medical Center.


10:00-11:00 a.m.    Family Seminars

 “Discussing Life Outside the Classroom with Your Son or Daughter”–Student Affairs Staff Panel ~McIntosh Center Ballroom

 Academic Life At ONU—Faculty Panel ~McIntosh Center Activities Room


11:00-12:00 p.m.    Open House and Reception ~The Dicke House

Please join us for a reception and tour of the home of President Kendall and Mrs. Toby Baker.


11:30-12:45 p.m.    Tailgate Lunch ~The Dicke House

 Enjoy a tailgating lunch at the home of the Bakers before heading over to the football game.


1:00-3:00 p.m.     Sorority Open Houses ~Various Locations

Enjoy an opportunity to visit the four (4) sorority houses on campus with your family:

  • Alpha Xi Delta - Affinity Village NE
  • Delta Zeta - Affinity Village SE
  • Kappa Alpha Theta - Affinity Village SW
  • Zeta Tau Alpha - 625 S. Union St.


1:30 p.m.  ONU Football v. Muskingum ~Dial-Roberson Stadium


4:00-5:30 p.m.            Afternoon Activity Fair ~ McIntosh Center Ballroom

An afternoon of fun activities awaits at the activity fair! Everything from bingo and raffles to spin art and crafts will be available for students and families to take part in, brought to you by the Student Planning Committee and the Office of Residence Life.


5:00 p.m.-?                  Dinner on your own

Your son or daughter may want to use this time to stock up on food or items for their Residence Hall room!


7:00 p.m.     The Show Off Show ~ North Gym, Kinghorn Center

The SHOWOFF Show is an interactive comedy show that will leave you with your gut busted, your mind blown, and your noodle tweaked. The showoffs (Evan Young & Jonathan Burns) are your guides on a bizarre journey where comedy, circus style stunts, and pranks collide.


8:00 p.m.     Lee Ann Womack ~Freed Center for the Performing Arts

Tickets available for $45 at the Freed Center Box Office.

Somewhere between the blush of a new love and the bruises of a broken heart lies real life and real country music. Lee Ann Womack is a lifelong student of this reality, with hits including “I Hope You Dance,” “If These Walls Could Talk,” and “The Fool.”

If you have any questions or concerns, please feel free to contact LeeAnne Sipe in the Office of Residence Life at 419-772-2403 or