The University of Missouri-Rolla will hold its annual Family Day celebration on Saturday, Sept. 30. 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 UMR Chancellor John F. Carney III. 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. in the St. Pat’s Ballroom in the Havener Center. The UMR athletic department “Hall of Fame” induction ceremony will be held at 3 p.m. in the St. Pat’s Ballroom in the Havener Center.
The UMR Miners football game against St. Joseph’s will be held at 6:30 p.m. at Allgood-Bailey Stadium and will include a fireworks display during halftime. A concert sponsored by the UMR Student Union Board featuring the band “Redefined” will be held at 8 p.m. at Leach Theatre in Castleman Hall. 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 .