Celebration Weekend

October 20-22,2017
Schedule of Events

A preliminary schedule will be available in April.

PLEASE NOTE: Any changes or updates to the schedule during the course of Celebration Weekend will be posted at the Celebration Weekend Welcome Desk and on the web (highlighted in gray).

Current as of: 3/13/17

 

Friday  |  Saturday  |  Sunday

 

Friday, October 20

 
8:30 a.m. - 8 p.m.  Celebration Weekend Welcome Desk
Case Center, second floor
Make this your first stop to pick up your meal and event tickets.
 
8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.  Various Office Hours
If you need to visit any of our business offices, please note that they will only be open on Friday, October 14.

11:30 a.m. – 3 p.m. Lunch in the Dining Hall
Murray-Aikins Dining Hall

5 – 7 p.m.      “Dining Out at Skidmore”
Murray-Aikins Dining Hall

 
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SATURDAY, OCTOBER 21

 
8 am - 7 pm Celebration Weekend Welcome Desk
Case Center, second floor
Make this your first stop to pick up your meal and event tickets.
 
8:30 - 9:30 am Meet & Greet Coffee Hour 
Palamountain Hall, Class of 1967 Lobby
Meet other parents and College administrators while enjoying a cup of coffee and a light continental breakfast.
 
9 am - 1 pm Saratoga Springs Farmers' Market
High Rock Park
Visit the Farmers' Market and sample the fresh products from numerous local farms.

10:45 – 11:45 a.m.      MiniCollege Session I
Various locations
Highlighting the excellence of Skidmore faculty for more than twenty years.

11:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.Global Lunch
Murray-Aikins Dining Hall, first floor  

2 – 3 p.m.      MiniCollege Session II
Various locations
Highlighting the excellence of Skidmore faculty for more than twenty years.

5 – 7 p.m.     Farm to Table Dining at Skidmore
Murray Aikins Dining Hall

7:30 pm     S'(kid)mores & Celebration Fireworks
Upper South Park
Gather with Skidmore families for s'mores, hot chocolate, and music, and enjoy a fireworks display over Haupt Pond at 8pm.


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Sunday, October 22


Morning  
For a listing of local religious services, please pick up a copy of "Area Houses of Worship" at the Celebration Weekend Welcome Desk information table. For more information, please visit the Office of Religious and Spiritual Life.

9 a.m. - 12 noon  Celebration Weekend Welcome Desk
Case Center, second floor

9 a.m. - 3 p.m.     Jazz Brunch 
Murray-Aikins Dining Hall

11 a.m.    23rd Annual Skidmore Celebration 5K Run-Walk
Event begins and ends on Case Green and covers a 3.1 mile course around campus.


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