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Millikin University invites families and friends of Millikin students to visit campus during the annual Fall Family Weekend Sept. 21 - 23. Great family entertainment and exciting Millikin athletic events highlight the weekend full of activities for students, their families and the community. Families are also encouraged to bring items for the community food drive.

The following is a full listing of events.

Friday, Sept. 21

Millikin Volleyball
3:30 p.m. & 7:30 p.m.
Griswold Gym
Millikin University Campus

Watch the Big Blue compete against Eureka College and Benedictine University in the Slagell Classic.

Choral Concertino
6 p.m.
Central Christian Church
650 W. William Street, Decatur

Four Millikin Choirs including both freshmen ensembles, Millikin Men and Women, will present a program of choral music. This is an individual family option and transportation is not provided.

Movie Night
7:30 – 9:30 p.m.
Miller Quad
Millikin University Campus

Join the University Center Board (UCB) for movie night at Millikin. Bring the family to the Miller Quad and enjoy Disney Pixar’s “Brave.”

Saturday, Sept. 22

Parent & Family Meeting
9 a.m.
Richards Treat University Center, Lower Level
Millikin University Campus

Get updated on what’s happening at Millikin, connect with other parents, and learn how to get involved with the Parent & Family Association.

StartSMART Car Wash
10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Dolson Circle
Millikin University Campus

Come out and support the StartSMART Annual Car Wash as we raise funds for the Peer Mentoring Program. Cost is $5 per car and $8 per truck/SUV.

UCB Festival
10 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Arrival Court
Millikin University Campus

This year’s festival includes a marketplace with games, information from student organizations, and live musical entertainment.

Alumni Association Fundraiser
11 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Arrival Court
Millikin University Campus

Stop by the Millikin Alumni Association booth for a quick lunch. All proceeds go to support an alumni relations award presented to an outstanding graduating senior.

Millikin Volleyball
11 a.m. & 1 p.m.
Griswold Gym
Millikin University Campus

Watch the Big Blue compete against Concordia University and Wisconsin Lutheran College in the Slagell Classic.

Millikin Football - Big Blue vs. Aurora University
1 – 4 p.m.
Frank M. Lindsay Field
Millikin University Campus

Cheer on the Big Blue as they battle Aurora University at Frank M. Lindsay Field.

Fraternity/Sorority Life Tour
1:30 – 3:30 p.m.
Arrival Court
Millikin University Campus

Learn more about Fraternity/Sorority Life at Millikin as you tour several chapter houses on campus. The tour will begin at the arrival court.

Taste of MSC
5 – 8 p.m.
Miller Quad
Millikin University Campus

The Multicultural Student Council (MSC) is the governing body of 10 under-represented student organizations. These organizations will offer an opportunity to taste food from various cultures, and interact with Millikin’s diverse student body. Each ticket buys one sample of your choice.

Collage Concert
7:30 p.m.
Kirkland Fine Arts Center
Millikin University Campus

Collage showcases Millikin University’s leading performance ensembles in a delightful evening of musical variety including the University Choir under the direction of Brad Holmes, Symphonic Wind Ensemble under the direction of Gary Shaw, String Arts Ensemble under the direction of Michael Luxner, OneVoice under the direction of Stephen Widenhofer, Jazz Band I under the direction of Randy Reyman, Guitar Ensemble I under the direction of Manley Mallard, and Percussion Ensembles under the direction of Brian Justison. Tickets can be purchased at the Kirkland Fine Arts Center Box Office or at www.kirklandfinearts.com.

UCB-Show Biz Quiz
9 p.m.
Richards Treat University Center, Lower Level
Millikin University Campus

The University Center Board (UCB) welcomes Adam Ace and his interactive Show Biz Quiz Game Show to Millikin for a night of fun, laughs, and memories. Admission is free.

Sunday, Sept. 23

Sunday Worship in Pilling Chapel
9 a.m.
Pilling Chapel
Millikin University Campus

Before saying goodbye, you are invited to attend a worship service at Pilling Chapel sponsored by Newman Catholic Community.

Fall Family Brunch
10 a.m.
Richards Treat University Center, Lower Level
Millikin University Campus

Fall Family Brunch will be an opportunity for students, along with their families and friends to spend time with each other and current faculty and staff. The brunch will start promptly at 10 a.m. This is a catered meal; student dining plans do not apply. Advance reservations and payment are required by Sept. 19.

Tickets for Fall Family Brunch are $10 for adults and $8 for children ages 2-8. Order your tickets at www.millikin.edu/ffw and pick them up at the Fall Family Weekend check-in. For more information, visit www.millikin.edu/ffw or contact the Center for Multicultural Student Affairs at 217.362.6411.

For further information on Fall Family Weekend 2012, contact the Office of Student Programs at 217.424.6335, e-mail the University Center Board at ucb@millikin.edu, or visit www.millikin.edu/ffw.
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