The University of Missouri-Rolla will hold its annual Family Day celebration on Saturday, Oct. 15. Parents and other family members of UMR students, as well as guests, are invited to participate in the activities.
Registration with a continental breakfast will be held from 9 to 10:30 a.m. in the Havener Center Atrium, hosted by Chancellor Jack Carney. The UMR Parents’ Board meeting will begin at 8 a.m. at the St. Pat’s Ballroom in the Havener Center. The UMR Open House and campus tours will begin at 9 a.m., and the UMR Parents’ Association will hold its annual meeting at 10:30 a.m. at the St. Pat’s Room in the Havener Center.
The UMR Miners football game against Southwestern Oklahoma State will be held at 1 p.m. at Allgood-Bailey Stadium. The women’s soccer team will play Missouri Baptist at 5 p.m. at the UMR Soccer Complex. Performances by Second City Comedy Troupe will be held at 7 p.m. and 10 p.m. at Leach Theatre in Castleman Hall. More information on the Second City Comedy Troupe is available from the Leach Theatre Box Office at (573) 341-4219. Attendees are also invited to take advantage of the many local dining establishments, as well as activities held throughout the day by UMR student organizations. The UMR bookstore will also be open.
For more information about Family Day, contact UMR’s student life office at (573) 341-6771, or visit the student life website at campus.mst.edu/studentlife .