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Homecoming - October 23-27, 2012

by Pam Denlinger | September 28, 2012
Join us for Homecoming 2012

Tuesday, October 23, 2012

10 – 11 am – Chapel Service: The Couriers. Flower Chapel. Free.

Wednesday, October 24, 2012

10 – 11 am – Chapel Service: Worship, Patrick Weber. Guest Speaker, Christine Rogers ’02. Flower Chapel. Free.

Thursday, October 25, 2012

10 – 11 am – Chapel Service: Worship, Pompton Lakes. Guest Speaker, Rev. Roland Coon ’72. Flower Chapel.  Free.

5 – 8 pm – Class Reunion Dinner. See registration form for prices.
Class of 1962: 50th Anniversary Reunion – Solomon’s Porch. Doors open at 4:30 pm for check-in and pre-reunion fellowship.

Friday, October 26, 2012

7:30 am – Class of 1962 Breakfast. Dining Commons. Fee charged at the door.

9 am – 12 pm – Registration & Alumni Connection. Heritage Hallway. Free.
Check in for Homecoming 2012 and receive your free gift. 

9 – 10 am – Continental Breakfast. Heritage Hallway. Free.

10 – 11 am – Homecoming Chapel Service & Alumni Awards Presentations. Worship, Alumni Worship Team. Guest Speaker, Timothy Schmidt ’82. Flower Chapel. Free.

Distinguished Service and Young Alumni Awards will be presented to this year’s recipients. Flower Chapel. Free.
  • Distinguished Alumni Service Award Recipients:  Rev. Timothy Schmidt ’82; Rev. Roland Coon ’72.
  • Young Alumni Service Award Recipient: Christine Rogers ’02.

12:30 – 2:30 pm – All-Alumni Luncheon. Flower Chapel. See registration form for prices.
All alumni are invited to enjoy lunch in the Flower Chapel. Special reserved areas will be designated
for the various anniversary classes.

2:30 – 4:30 pm – Kidzone! Lawn between Storms Research Center and Cardone Hall. Free.
Featuring fun games and events for kids ages 4 – 12. 

2:30 – 4:30 pm – Coffee Connections. Flower Chapel. Free.
Gather with your roommates, classmates, friends and professors for a casual time of food and fellowship.

3 pm – Alumni Men’s Soccer Game. Soccer field adjacent to Gymnasium. Free.
Alumni interested in participating should contact the Athletic Department at 610.917.1479.

5:30 pm –Alumni Women’s Volleyball Game. Gymnasium. Free.
Alumni interested in participating should contact the Athletic Department at 610.917.1479.
           
7:30 pm – Alumni v. Patriots Basketball Game & Homecoming Court. Gymnasium. Free.
Alumni interested in participating should contact the Athletic Department at 610.917-1479.
Enjoy this exciting game and watch as the Homecoming King and Queen are crowned for 2012.

Saturday, October 27, 2012

9 am – 5 pm - Historic Marker Dedication Ceremony. Solomon's Porch. Free.
The state has approved Valley Forge General Hospital as one of the 15 historical sites that will be receiving a PA Historical Marker in 2012. Don't miss this event where you can experience a piece of VFCC history. WWII, Vietnam, and Korean War reinactors, artifacts, photo booth, food vendors, 'then & now' walking tours, theater movies and more will be on-site.

7 pm - Pompton Lakes CD Release Show. Krempels Theater. $10 (at the door).
Alumni Band with special guests Trevor Hall and Vanessa Joy. Visit Pompton Lakes on Facebook.

Schedule is subject to change without notice.

Please note: Reservations are non-refundable after the October 12, 2012 deadline.

To make your reservations by phone, or for more information, please call us at 610.917.1414

There are no tickets for Homecoming events. Simply check in during the registration time to let us know you’ve arrived and to receive your free gift and alumni pin.

For a list of accommodations in close proximity to campus, click here.