Mountain Day Activities


FRIDAY, OCTOBER 6

9 a.m., Charter Fellows Alumni Teacher Conference, Alumni Center.
To register, email Dara Wakefield at dwakefield@berry.edu.

10:30 a.m., Mountain Day Golf Scramble, Stonebridge Golf Club
$95/person, shotgun start 12 noon. Fee includes prizes, tee gifts, lunch and green fees. For more information contact Coach Brian Farrer at 706-238-5904.

5:30 p.m., New Theatre Dedication and Naming Ceremony, Blackstone Hall Grounds

6 p.m. New Theatre Dedication Dinner, Blackstone Hall Grounds, and 7:30 BCTC Production of Crimes of the Heart, Blackstone Hall*
$35 cost per person includes dinner and theatre ticket.

7–9 p.m., Reception for Political Science, Government and International Studies Alumni and Faculty, Home of Dr. Kirsten Taylor
Email ktaylor@berry.edu to RSVP and receive directions.

7 & 9 p.m., Mountain Day Talent Show, Ford Auditorium
$5/person, tickets at the door, limited seating available.

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 7

8:30 a.m.–11 p.m., Berry Bean’ry Open, Krannert Center

8:30 a.m.–11 p.m., Viking Court Open, Krannert Center

9 a.m., High School/Academy Reunion Brunch,* Hill Dining Hall
$12/person, kids 12 and under free. Celebrating the reunions for the classes of 1972A, 1977A and 1982A. Coffee at 9 a.m.; brunch at 9:30 a.m. Parking available at Frost Chapel parking lot or as directed.

9 a.m.–6 p.m., Bookstore Open, Krannert Center

10 a.m., College Class Reunion Brunch,* Ford Reflecting Pools
$12/person, kids 12 and under free. Rain back-up: Ford Dining Hall.
Celebrating the class reunions of 1972C, 1977C, 1982C, 1987C, 1992C, 1997C, 2002C, 2007C and 2012C. Class reunion photos available upon request during the brunch.

10 a.m.-12 noon, Roosevelt Cabin Open House, Main Campus

10 a.m. - Graveside Memorial Service for Miss Martha Berry, Memorial College Lawn, hosted by the Daughters of Berry

11 a.m.–3 p.m., Old Mill Open House, Mountain Campus

11 a.m.–3 p.m., Tent Village, Mountain Campus
Visit Berry student entrepreneurial projects and Berry student enterprises. Information and merchandise available.

11:30 a.m.–2 p.m., Picnic Lunch, WinShape Pavilion
$12/person, $6 for kids five and under. Golden Guard member picnic seating available; first come, first served.

12 p.m.–3 p.m., House o’ Dreams Tour, WinShape Pavilion
Free. Tour times: 12 p.m., 1 p.m., 2 p.m. and 3 p.m. First come, first served. LIMITED CAPACITY. Tour time tickets available at House o’ Dreams pick-up area adjacent to WinShape Pavilion. Tours may be cancelled due to inclement weather. Help us protect the beauty of our historic properties! Please leave food and drink behind when you board the buses.  

12:15 p.m., Grand March Concert, Mountain Campus
Berry College Wind Ensemble, Conductor: Dr. Lauren Denney Wright

1 p.m. Grand March, Mountain Campus

1:30–3:30 p.m., Family Fun Activities, Mountain Campus
Inflatables for the kids, frozen yogurt and more.

2:30 p.m., Prayer and Share Alumnae Reunion, Cook Building Lobby
Email pbissonnette@bellsouth.net for information.

2:30 p.m., Latino/Latina Alumni Merienda, Kilpatrick Commons

2:30–4:30 p.m., Oak Hill and The Martha Berry Museum Open
Free to parents, alumni and guests.

2:30–3:30 p.m., Multicultural Mentor Program Reception, Krannert 324
For more information, contact Dr. Tasha Toy at ttoy@berry.edu.

3 p.m., African American Alumni Chapter Annual Business Meeting, Krannert Room 217

3 p.m., Men’s Lacrosse Alumni Scrimmage, Williams Field at Valhalla Stadium

3 p.m., Softball Alumni Scrimmage, Kay Williams Field

3–5 p.m., Psychology Alumni Mountain Day Cookout, Cook Building
Psychology alumni are invited to gather in the picnic table area outside the first floor of the Cook Building for hotdogs, fellowship and fun. RSVP to Dixie Norman at dnorman@berry.edu.

3–5 p.m., Government & International Studies and Political Science Alumni and Student Picnic, Evans Hall Front Lawn
All government, political science, international studies alums and current students are invited to attend. A special memorial for Dr. Peter Lawler will be given during this event. For more information, contact Dr. Kirsten Taylor at ktaylor@berry.edu.

3:30–4:30 p.m., Family Hour at Marthapalooza, Clara Bowl
$5/person. Carnival rides, face painting and more. Open to children ages 5-12 of faculty, staff and alumni.

4–6 p.m., Berry Milestone Class Reunion Reception,* Oak Hill Back Yard
A milestone celebration for the 10th, 25th and 40th reunions. A special reception for the members of the 1977A, 1977C, 1992C and 2007C classes. Live music, great food and recognition gifts for members of these classes will be available. Former and current Berry administrators will be present to welcome alumni back to campus.

4:30–7 p.m., Berry College Class of 1982 Reunion Reception, Oak Hill Garden Room
Classmates and friends of the 1982C Class are invited to gather for fellowship behind the Oak Hill Gift Shop. Light hors d’oeuvres will be provided. For more information, contact Pat Jackson at ptjackson@bellsouth.net.

5–6 p.m., High School and Academy Sports Hall of Fame Reception, Edward and Garland Dickey Hall of Sports History, The Cage Center

6:30 p.m., High School and Academy Sports Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony and Dinner,* The Cage Arena
$35/per person.  

10 p.m., Marthapalooza, Clara Bowl
Free to Berry students, college ID required. $20/guest accompanied by a Berry student; $20/young alumni (classes of 2013-2017). 

*Registration Required