Family Day 2013 Events

Friday, Sept. 20

Women’s Soccer vs. Lewis University
1 p.m. • Truman Soccer Field

Men’s Soccer vs. Lewis University

3:30 p.m. • Truman Soccer Field

Fireside Friday Preview
7-8:30 p.m. • Student Union Building HUB
Music will be provided by Truman students.

Saturday, Sept. 21

Truman Baseball Scrimmage
10 a.m. • Truman Baseball Field

Library Tours
10 a.m.-Noon • Pickler Memorial Library

SeriousFun Phi Tau 5K Run/Walk
10:30 a.m. • Location TBA

Sponsored by Phi Kappa Tau fraternity, proceeds support the SeriousFun Children’s Network, which provides positive, recreational experiences to children with serious illnesses. Register online here. For more information, email

University Art Gallery Faculty Exhibit
Noon-4:30 p.m. • University Art Gallery

Annual Festival Centennial
1-4 p.m. • Centennial Hall Courtyard

Speech and Hearing Clinic Open House
2-4 p.m. • Health Science Building

Student Activities Board FREE Entertainment
4 p.m. • Baldwin Auditorium

Recognized as one of the top entertainers in the country, magician-juggler-comedian Mike Bliss has dazzled audiences with his high-energy performances and unique one-of-a-kind illusions for the past 25 years. He has also been featured on Fox’s “30 Seconds to Fame” and NBC’s “America’s Got Talent.”

5-6:30 p.m. • Student Union Mall (rain site: Student Union Building)

Menu: vegan riblets, shredded BBQ chicken, grilled chicken breast sandwich, hamburgers, roasted red potatoes, green beans, potato chips with French onion dip, macaroni salad, fruit salad and zucchini bars with cream cheese icing.

Tickets cost $8.50* and must be purchased in advance. They can be purchased online now at Please bring a blanket or lawn chairs as seating will be limited.

*If a student has a meal plan, they do NOT have to purchase a meal ticket. Tickets can be picked up at the Public Relations Office, McClain Hall 202.

Bulldog Football vs. William Penn University
7 p.m. • Stokes Stadium

General admission tickets are $8 for adults and $5 for senior citizens and those in K-12. Admission is free to Truman students with a Truman ID. Tickets will be available at the ticket windows before the game or can be purchased online at For more information, call 660.785.4276.

Sunday, Sept. 22

Women’s Soccer vs. University of Wisconsin-Parkside
Noon • Truman Soccer Field

Men’s Soccer vs. University of Wisconsin-Parkside

2:30 p.m. • Truman Soccer Field


Saturday, Sept. 21

Red Barn Arts and Crafts Festival

9 a.m.-4 p.m. • Downtown Kirksville
For more information, visit
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