Oregon State University

Mom's Weekend 2011


Mom's Weekend Image 

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

Click here for a printable version


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  (carlystiles16@aol.com),

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: http://oregonstate.edu/vetmed/pet-day]

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

(azaryanv@onid.orst.edu) 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 (tylden.vaneeden@oregonstate.edu)

    Fashion Show - Chelsea Smith (chelsea.smith@oregonstate.edu), Laurel Thompson (laurel.thompson@oregonstate.edu)

    Art Festival - Jennifer Lam (jenniferlam4@gmail.com)

    Comedy Show - Yuriy Mikitchenko (yuriy.mikitchenko@oregonstate.edu

    art festival logo






    Check out the Moms Weekend Art Festival

    Contact Info

    OSU Memorial Union
    112 Memorial Union
    Corvallis, OR 97331
    Contact us with your comments and questions
    MU Directory
    Copyright ©  2014 Oregon State University