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Parents

Family Weekend

Family Weekend 2019

Thank you for a great Family Weekend 2019. Check out the photos from the weekend. We can’t wait to see all of our Forester families again soon.

 

 If you were not able to join us for Family Weekend, you may still want to take a look at all that the weekend had to offer: 

Schedule of Events:

Friday, February 8

Family Weekend Welcome Center
1:00 to 5:00 p.m.
Skybox, Mohr Student Center 
Stop in, register, and pick up your schedule and nametag. 

Go Foresters!

 

 

 

 


Visit the Bookstore
8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Mohr Student Center, Lower Level
20% off of one apparel or gift item

Lake Forest College permanent art collection


 

 

 

 

Art Exhibit
2:00 to 5:00 p.m.
Sonnenschein Gallery of Durand Art Institute
Art on Paper: Drawings/ Paintings/Photographs/Prints from the Permanent Art Collection of Lake Forest College
After walking through the exhibit, get a sneak peak at the College’s eclectic art collection. 



Virtual Reality Open House
2:30 to 4:30 pm
Donnelly and Lee Library, room 212.
Join us  to see the VirtualSpace and how it brings learning to life.

Experience the Classroom
Please note all courses are full as of 2/7/19. 

Noon to 3:50 p.m.                           
Introduction to Film Studies taught by Janet McCracken

1:00 to 2:20 p.m.    
Abstract & Discrete Mathematics taught by DeJuran Richardson

2:30 to 3:50 p.m.
Music and the Mind taught by Don Meyer

Explore Lake Forest
Friday evening
Take your student to dinner at one of the many local eateries. Some great suggestions are The Lantern, Market House, Chiefs, The Gallery, Authentico, Francescas, or the Deerpath Inn. 

Palm Reader
8:00 p.m.
Mohr Student Center, Lower Level

Saturday, February 9

Family Weekend Welcome Center
8:30 a.m. to noon
Skybox, Mohr Student Center 
Stop in, register, grab a cup of coffee. 

Noon - 2:00 p.m. 
Tiernan Trophy Room, Sports Center on South Campus

Go Foresters!

 

 

 

 


Visit the Bookstore
10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Mohr Student Center, Lower Level
20% off of one apparel or gift item - stop by registration for your coupon

 
Coffee with the Deans for parents and families of First Year students
 
9:00 to 9:45 a.m.
Skybox, Mohr Student Center
Ask questions, hear about the support and resources available for your First-Year student. 

Coffee with the Dean 2019

 

 

Coffee with the Deans for parents and families of Sophomore, Junior, and Senior students 
10:00 to 10:30 a.m.
Skybox, Mohr Student Center
Ask questions, hear about the support and resources available for your student. 

Career Advancement Q&A with Colleen Monks 
10:45 to 11:30 a.m.
Skybox, Mohr Student Center
Learn strategies for helping your student to asses their career progress and to identify helpful next steps.  

Forester Family Skate 2019

 

 



Family Ice Skate
11 a.m. to noon
Ice Rink on South Campus
Free for students, parents, and families.  Bring your own skates - rental not available. 

Individual appointment opportunities 
10 a.m. to noon
Hotchkiss Hall, Writing Center, Office 104
Individual meeting with Associate Dean of Faculty for Student Success Dawn Abt-Perkins. Call 847-735-5232 for availability. 

Art Institute

University Partner Day at the Art Institute of Chicago
10:30 a.m  to 5:00 p.m. 
Art Institute of Chicago, 111 S Michigan Ave. Chicago
Admission free to students, faculty, and staff (not friends and family) by showing their College ID at the Registration Table located in either the Michigan Avenue or Modern Wing lobby. 

Boomer Bear Ice Sculpture carving
 
Noon
outside the Sports Center on South Campus

Family Weekend

 

 

 

 

President’s Reception hosted by the Parents Council 
Noon to 3:00 p.m.
Tiernan Trophy Room in the Sports Center on South Campus
Free chili bar, drinks, and snacks while you get to know other parents. Special gift for Parents Fund donors.
Comments by the President at 1:45 p.m. 

Lake Forest College permanent art collection


 

 

 

 

Art Exhibit
1:00 to 5:00 p.m.
Sonnenschein Gallery of Durand Art Institute
Art on Paper: Drawings/ Paintings/Photographs/Prints from the Permanent Art Collection of Lake Forest College
After walking through the exhibit, get a sneak peak at the College’s eclectic art collection. 

 

Family Weekend







Women’s Basketball vs. Illinois College
1:00 p.m.
Sports and Recreation Center
Free for families and students.

Men’s Basketball vs. Illinois College
3:00 p.m.
Sports and Recreation Center
Free for families and students. 

Boomers Cafe and Game Room Open
2:00 p.m. - 11:55 p.m. 
Mohr Student Center, Lower Level

Men’s Hockey vs. Aurora
7:00 p.m.
Ice Rink on South Campus
Free for families and students.