Family Day 2009 Schedule

Sept. 19
Men’s Tennis Invitational
9 a.m. • Truman Tennis Courts

Baseball Scrimmage
9 a.m. • Truman Baseball Field

Library Tours
10 a.m.-Noon • Pickler Memorial Library
Tours will begin every 10 minutes.

Annual Festival Centennial
10 a.m.-4 p.m. • Centennial Hall Courtyard
Free food, games, contests and music.

Family Day Scavenger Hunt
10:30 a.m. • Pershing Building
Join the fun as we explore the Truman campus. Sponsored by the Student Public Health Association, Phi Epsilon Kappa and the Department of Health and Exercise Sciences.

Equestrian Team “Mock Horse Show”
Noon • University Farm

Women’s Soccer vs. Emporia State
1p.m. •  Truman Soccer Field

Barbecue in Red Barn Park
5-6:45 p.m. • Red Barn Park
$8 per person*
Tickets must be purchased in advance and can be purchased online at
*If your student has a meal plan, they do NOT have to purchase a meal ticket.

Carnival for the Kids
5-7 p.m. • Red Barn Park
The Office of Greek Life will have carnival booths with games and snacks with all proceeds going to charity. The Showgirls, Truman Cheerleading Squad, Spike the Bulldog and the Truman “Statesmen” Marching Band will all be making an appearance.

Student Activities Board presents: The Evasons, A Mentalist Duo
5 p.m. • Baldwin Auditorium
Tickets are available at the SAB Office in the Lower Level of the Student Union Building.  Admission is free with a Truman ID. General admission is $3/single, $5/pair.

Bulldog Football
vs. Fort Hays State

7 p.m. • Stokes Stadium
General admission tickets are $7 for adults and $5 for children under 12 and senior citizens. Reserved seating is $8.  Admission is free to students with a Truman ID. Tickets may be purchased online at For more information, contact the Athletics Box Office at 660.785.4235.

Friday, Sept. 18
Men’s Tennis Invitational
4 p.m. • Truman Tennis Courts

SAB Fall Drive In Featuring Screenings of “Up” and “Star Trek”
8 p.m. • Pershing Arena
Ice cream and soda will be served. Admission is free.

Observatory Open House
8:30-10:30 p.m. • University Farm

Saturday, Sept. 19
Red Barn Arts & Crafts Festival*
9 a.m.-4 p.m. • Downtown Kirksville
*The festival includes an antiques show, which will take place in the Arts Center at 117 S. Franklin. For more information visit

For more information about Family Day call 660.785.4016. Barbecue tickets can be picked up in the Public Relations Office located at McClain Hall 101. For the latest updates and changes to the schedule visit
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