Family Weekend


September 22-24, 2017

A special informal weekend has been created for parents, siblings, grandparents, P.E.O.s, and friends to spend time on campus with students. Family Weekend is a wonderful opportunity for families and friends to meet suitemates and other college friends. Activities begin on Friday with dinner and end on Sunday with brunch. Below is a reduced schedule; a more complete schedule will be available at the registration table.
Guests should register in the Robertson Hall parlor and pick up a complete schedule of activities.

Below is a tentative schedule; a complete schedule will be available during that weekend in the Robertson Hall parlor. All guests should stop by the registration and information table.

Friday, September 22
4-6:45 p.m. Registration and Information Table Open
4:30-6:30 p.m. Buffet Dinner
6:30 p.m. Volleyball Game vs. East Central College
8 p.m. Cottey Script-in Hand: The Life of Virginia Alice Cottey Stockard
Saturday, September 23
9 a.m.-5 p.m. Self-Registration and Information Table Open
10 a.m.-noon Bookstore Open
10:30 a.m. Tri-Match Volleyball Game vs. St. Louis C.C.
11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Picnic Lunch
1:30 p.m. Tri-Match Volleyball Game vs. Independence C.C.
5-5:30 p.m. Registration and Information Table Open
4:30-6:30 p.m. Buffet Dinner
8 p.m. Performance by Stand-up Magician Derek Hughes
Sunday, September 24
10:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Brunch

Advance reservations are not needed to participate in any of the Family Weekend activities. Current Cottey students are admitted free to all meals and the College performance. Guests pay for meals/College performance at the door—cash or checks only; no cards. For more information, contact the Campus Activities Office at 417-667-6333, ext. 2186. Lodging reservations should be made early, as local hotels tend to fill up.

Click here for a printable schedule.