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the wizarding world of wells college, family weekend, october 27-28, 2017
Graduating student, his mother and his son
Go Wells
Father and daughter at graduation
Alumni and students getting ready for fall convocation

Wells College Friends & Family Weekend 2017 

Registration is $20 per group, includes a free gift, and admission to several weekend events. Register by:

Schedule for Friends and Family Weekend
 

Friday, October 27

1–5:30 pm Check-in, Main Building Lobby
Let us know you are here, pick up any pre-paid meal tickets, theatre production tickets, your free gift, and schedule for the weekend. Welcome to The Wizarding World of Wells College!

5:30–7:30 pm Dinner, Dining Hall
Meal tickets available for purchase online ahead of time, or pay at the door.

7 pm–12:00 am HP Double Feature, Leach Lounge
Both "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows" movies back to back! Popcorn and movie snacks provided!

7:30 pm "Rumors," Phipps Auditorium
A whimsical farce depicting an anniversary party that goes terribly wrong! Doors open at 7 pm. Tickets included with your Friends & Family Weekend registration.

Saturday, October 28

9 am–2 pm Check-in, Main Building Lobby
Let us know you are here, pick up any pre-paid meal tickets, theatre production tickets, your free gift, and schedule for the weekend. Welcome to The Wizarding World of Wells College!

11:30 am–2 pm Brunch, Dining Hall
Meal tickets available for purchase online ahead of time, or pay at the door.

12 pm Men’s Soccer vs. SUNY Poly, Turf Field

12 pm Women’s Volleyball vs. Bryn Athyn, Schwartz Lower Gym

12–5 pm Autumn Festival & Club Expo, Sommer Center
A campus tour of Wells ghost stories, a club/organization expo of activities and games.

1 pm Swimming vs SUNY Oswego, Schwartz Pool

2 pm Women’s Soccer vs. SUNY Poly, Turf Field

4 pm Women’s Volleyball vs. St. John Fisher, Schwartz Lower Gym

5 pm–7:30 pm Harry Potter Dinner, Dining Hall
See the Dining Hall transformed into the magical world of Hogwarts!

4 pm–9 pm Stuff-a-Patronus, Dining Hall
Build and name your very own owl patronus!

4 pm–9 pm Make a House Flag, Dining Hall
We can help sort you into a house, and then make a personalized house flag!

6:30 pm–8:30 pm Glen Park: The Lost Orphanage, Glen Park
The annual Glen Park Haunted House, presented by the Resident Advisors and Residence Life.

7:30 pm "Rumors," Phipps Auditorium
A whimsical farce depicting an anniversary party that goes terribly wrong! Doors open at 7:00pm. Tickets included with your Friends & Family Weekend registration.

Sunday, October 29

11:30 am–2 pm Brunch, Dining Hall
Meal tickets available for purchase online ahead of time, or pay at the door.

 

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