Family Day - September 20, 2014


Friday, September 19, 2014
7:00 pm ~ Dawes Co. Fairgrounds CSC Rodeo

Watch the CSC Rodeo Team in action! Performances take place at the Dawes Co. Fairgrounds located on north Main Street. (pay at the gate)

Saturday, September 20, 2014
7:30-10:00 am ~ M-Hall Lobby Pancake Breakfast
Enjoy a pancake breakfast with all the fixings! Sponsored by the CSC Music Dept. (pay at the door)

8:00 am ~ North Side of Dean's Green along 10th Street

Come by the tent and find out more about the biggest blue spruce tree in the state of Nebraska and why CSC's champion spruce tree has to be retired.

Retiring the Champion Colorado Blue Spruce
8:30 & 9:00 am  ~ Football Field/Armstrong Gym "Powder to the People" 5k Run

Registration at 8:30, race at 9:00. The course will start and finish in front of the football field/Armstrong Gym. (Free t-shirts to the first 75 runners that pre-register in the Student Center.) You are encouraged to wear white and as you run you will be dowsed in colorful powder. This is a fun run designed to celebrate life and inspire people to BE HAPPY, BE HEALTHY, and BE YOU! This race is open to the public. (free of charge)

8:00 am – Noon ~ Student Center Lobby Family Day Registration

Pick up your reserved lunch and football tickets in the lobby of the Student Center on Saturday morning. (See the registration tab on the Family Day home page to reserve tickets.) Please bring cash or a check in the amount owed (made out to Chadron State College) when you pick up your tickets. WE  DO NOT HAVE THE OPTION OF USING CREDIT OR DEBIT CARDS IN THE STUDENT CENTER ON FAMILY DAY!!!!

 8:00 am – Noon ~ Student Center Pit Area    Games
Pool, ping pong, and board games are available to students and their families Saturday morning in the Student Center. (free of charge)
9:30 – 11:30 am ~ Student Center Lobby Athletic Jersey Rental

To rent the jersey of your favorite CSC athlete, complete the online rental form! You can pick up the jersey Saturday morning in the Student Center lobby. The jersey is yours to wear for the duration of the football game!! (Please contact Jessyca Hovendick in the Music Department 308-432-6317 for further information.) Please bring cash or a check (made out to Chadron State College) when you pick up your jersey(s). WE DO NOT HAVE THE OPTION OF USING CREDIT OR DEBIT CARDS IN THE STUDENT CENTER ON FAMILY DAY!!!!

10:00 ~ Student Center  Family Tree Brunch
Each year Chadron State College recognizes several families who have had three or more generations attend CSC. The families chosen for 2014 are honored at a Family Tree Brunch.
10:00 – Noon ~ Student Center Lunch

Join your student(s) for lunch in the Eagle Grille Food Court. (See the registration tab on the Family Day home page to reserve tickets.)

11:40 am ~ Elliott Field

Introduction of Football Team/Parents

The CSC football team members and their parents/guardians are introduced prior to the game.

12:00 pm ~ Elliott Field Football Game
Support the CSC Eagles as they take on Colorado Mines from Golden, CO!
Half Time ~ Elliott Field Introduction of Cheer Team/Parents

The Cheer Team members and their parents/guardians are introduced during half time of the CSC/Colorado Mines football game.

3:30 pm ~ Country Kitchen Restaurant Post-Game Reception

Join the Eagles Booster Club for a post-game reception following the football game in the banquet room of the Country Kitchen Restaurant located at the intersection of 10th Street and Highway 385. The reception is open to all parents, alumni, fans and friends of Chadron State College. Hear comments from the coach and enjoy complimentary appetizers. A cash bar is also available.

4:00 pm ~ Softball Field                                                                  Annual CSC Softball Game

As an alum, you are invited to join old teammates to take on the current CSC softball team. For further information, please contact Coach Rob Stack at (There is no admission to the game but a free will donation will be accepted.)

7:00 pm ~ Dawes Co. Fairgrounds CSC Rodeo
The Rodeo Team continues its performance at the Dawes Co. Fairgrounds north of Chadron. (pay at the gate)
Sunday, September 21, 2014
10:00 am ~ Dawes Co. Fairgrounds       CSC Rodeo

Final performance at the Dawes County Fairgrounds. (pay at the gate)

11:00 am - 1:30 pm ~ Student Center Cafeteria Brunch
Join your student(s) in the cafeteria for a Sunday Brunch. (pay at the door)

**Activities subject to change**

For more information, please contact:

Kathy Mason, Office Assistant
Office of the Senior Director of Student Affairs
Chadron State College
1000 Main Street
Chadron, NE 69337