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The Memorial Union Program Council welcomes family and friends of OSU students to experience

a bit of campus life.

April 29, 30 and May 1, 2011
Presented by the Memorial Union Program Council
Schedule of Events

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Friday, April 29th



6am-11pm                  MU Concourse                                Dixon Recreation Center:

Family members get in FREE when

accompanied by student with valid OSU ID Card

8am-5pm                                                                        Attend Class with Student

8am-11pm                  MU Concourse                                Art Exhibit: FORBIDDEN FRUIT:La Habana

   by Steven Oshatz

8am-5pm                    Valley Library                                Self guided tours: Maps available on all floors of library

10am-11:30m             MU Quad                                       Joint Service Review:everyone is welcome to come watch

as ROTC cadets are paraded for a reviewing officer

10am - 3pm                Trysting Tree Lounge                         Lonesome Pottery Sale: pottery by the OSU Craft Center

12pm - 11pm              Mu Basement                                Bowling: FREE for students and their families

3pm-5pm                   MU Concourse                                Welcome Table T-shirts, Wine Glasses, Buttons, Pins

        and Charms. Free schedules available            

7pm                           Gill Coliseum                                   All University Sing Greek Life Showcase, $30 Contact: Carly

Stiles for general information  (,

Contact:Miranda White for ticketing information




 7pm-9pm                    MU Trysting Tree Lounge                 Mom’s Weekend MUvies: MU Trysting Tree Lounge -

    The Green Hornet, FREE

 7pm-9pm                    OSU Craft Center                            Craft Workshop: Wheel thrown pottery, instructions and

     materials included, class size limited (pre registration

     recommended), call (541) 737-6371 to reserve

7:30 - 10pm                Womens Building 112 (Gym)            Country Western Dance Clubs Annual Mom's Weekend

Dance. FREE

8:30 & 9:30 pm           MU 213                                           Mom’s Weekend MUvies: The Kings Speech, FREE

TBA                            TBA                                                Mom’s Weekend rafting trip: Call the Outdoor Recreation

     Center for more info at 541-737-3630


Saturday, Apil 30th

7:30am                      Magruder Hall                                   Pet Day: Activities include pet demonstrations, pony rides,

     fun run and much more [url:]

8am-11pm                  MU Concourse                                  Art Exhibit: FORBIDDEN FRUIT:La Habana by Steven Oshatz

9am                           Front of MU                                      Tour of Trees: Enjoy the notable trees and blossoming shrubs

     on campus, all ages welcome, call (541) 753-8440 for more


9am - 11am                MU Lounge                                      Mom’s Weekend Brunch: Buffet, Tickets available

     at door, $10

9am-3pm                    Indoor Target Range                         OSU Pistol Club Shoot: McAlexander Field House. Fundraiser

9am-5pm                    MU Concourse                                  Welcome Table Schedules, T-shirts, Wine Glasses, Buttons,

       Pins and Charms

9am - 10pm               Dixon Rec Center                              Dixon Recreation Center: Family members get in FREE when

accompanied by student with valid OSU ID card    

10am                         Franklin School                                  ZUMBA: Latin dance fitness class, $10

10am - 12pm             Radiation Center                                OSU Nuclear Reactor Tours: Radiation Center, 35th and

      Jefferson - Student led tours

10am - 1pm               O.H. Hindsdale Wave Lab                    Wave Lab Open House: O.H. Hinsdale Wave Research Lab,

35th and Jefferson - Learn about ocean engineering, waves

and tsunami research and observe demonstrations featuring

the Large Wave Flume and the largest Tsunami Wave Basin

in the world.

10am-2pm                 Linus Pauling Science Center               Construciton Tours/Open House: come tour the nearly

 completed building and enjoy coffee/donuts.

Construction by Andersen Construction.

10am-3pm                 MU 211                                             Upper Back Massages: Sign up in advance in MU 103 or

      call (541) 737-6872, $20                   

10am-3pm                 MU 109                                             Mom & I Photos: Professional Photographer, $10 or 2 for $18

10am-4pm                 MU Quad                                           Food, Entertainment and Booths: Showcase of OSU

More information here

10am-4pm                 Fairbanks Hall Gallery                         Through Line: An art exhibit by Linda Hutchins.

10am-5pm                MU Brick Mall                                     Mom’s Weekend Art Festival: wide variety of

 handmade  crafts for your enjoyment

10am - 10pm            Library                                              Self guided tours: Maps available on all floors of library

10:30-noon               LaSells Stewart Center                        University Honors College Talent Show: FREE

11am                        MU Ballroom                                      Fashion show: Rococo Rendez-vous: MU Ballroom - $15


11am                        Avery Park                                         5k Fun Run/Walk: Avery Park - FREE for students, families

and RecSports Members, Sign up at event or in the

IM/SC Office. Call 541-737-3736 for information  

11am - 2pm             Pacific Islander Cultural Center             Dim Sum and Tea: Eat a traditional Chinese delight,

sponsored by the Asian & Pacific Islander Cultural

Center, 27th and Jackson

11am - 2pm            OSU Craft Center                                 Craft Workshop: Silkscreen a commemorative T-shirt or

      backpack, $8

11am - 2pm            MU 206, 207, 208                                History at OSU: Relive memories of the past and share in

     historic OSU traditions

11:30am - 1:30pm  OSU Craft Center                                Craft Workshop: Wheel Thrown Pottery; pre-registration

     recommended- 541-737-2937

12pm - 2pm            OSU Craft Center                                Craft Workshop: Hand-Build Ceramics Workshop


12pm - 5pm            MU Quad                                            Wine Garden: Willamette Valley Vineyards, FREE Entrance,

      Priced on consumption

12pm - 11pm          Mu Basement                                     Bowling: FREE for students and their families

12:15pm                Reser Stadium                                    OSU Beavers Spring Football Game: Reser Stadium

1pm                       MU Ballroom                                      Fashion show: Rococo Rendez-vous:$15  



1:30pm-3pm           MU Lounge                                       Afternoon Tea: Tickets available at door, $10

2pm-4pm                OSU Craft Center                              Craft Workshop: Jewelry Enameled Hearts Workshop


2:30pm-4:30pm      OSU Craft Center                              Craft Workshop: Hand built ceramics, sign up at

(541) 737-2937

3pm                        MU Ballroom                                     Fashion show: Rococo Rendez-vous:  $15


5:30 – 9pm             LaSells Side rooms                             Wine Bar by Willamette Valley Vineyards: Enjoy a glass of

   wine and snacks before the comedy show

6:30 & 9pm             LaSells Stewart Center                        Comedy Show: Comedians: Josh Blue and Tammy

   Pescatelli, $38/$34


7pm                        Milam Auditorium                             Outspoken Concert. Buy tickets at door, $5 student, $10 public


Sunday, May 1st

8am-2pm                MU Concourse                                Volunteer Fire Department Pancake Feed: fire station on

  NW Harrison Blvd - Proceeds donated to Mario Pastega

Houseat Good Samaritan Regional Medical Center,

 Contact: Kevin Sundbaum, 541-766-6476

8am - 5pm            Library                                             Self guided tours: Maps available on all floors of library

8am - 11pm           MU Concourse                                   Art Exhibit: FORBIDDEN FRUIT:La Habana by Steven Oshatz

9am - 1pm            MU Concourse                                   Welcome Table Schedules, T-shirts, Wine Glasses, Buttons, Pins

  and Charms

9am - 3pm            Indoor Target Range                         OSU Pistol Club Shoot: McAlexander Field House - Fundraiser

12pm-5pm            MU QUAD                                          ISOSU Spring Festival: International Students of OSU present

performances, international food, cultural display, games,

music, and dance, Contact: Vahagn Azaryan

( for more information

12pm - 8pm         MU Basement                                   Bowling: MU Basement - FREE for students and their mothers

1-5pm                  Dixon Rec Center                              Climbing Class. Free for students, family and RecSports

      members, $5 for OSU community, $6 for general public.

       Sign up at (541) 737-1595




  • Corvallis Lodging Information

    Please contact the following people if you would like to  find outmore information regarding:

    Moms Weekend in general - Tylden van Eeden (

    Fashion Show - Chelsea Smith (, Laurel Thompson (

    Art Festival - Jennifer Lam (

    Comedy Show - Yuriy Mikitchenko (

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    Check out the Moms Weekend Art Festival