Parents Weekend 2014

 October 10-12, 2014

Parents Weekend in an important annual tradition at Beacon College, allowing students to spend quality time on campus with their parents and families, introducing them to their college environment. This year’s fun filled event weekend is especially meaningful as the College will be celebrating 25 years since its founding. The Founders Day celebration will take place on Sunday, October 12th.

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Registration:

Registration is required for several of the scheduled events. The registration price list is as follows:

  • The combined cost of the President’s Reception, the Saturday night dinner at Lake Receptions, and the Founders Day ceremony and brunch on Sunday is $75 per person, which includes all three events. Register online or contact Keri Phillips, Director of Development, at kphillips@beaconcollege.edu or 352-638-9768. Students are welcome to attend these events free of charge, but advanced registration is required.
  • The cost for the Saturday golf event is $50 per person, which includes both breakfast and lunch. Please RSVP to Sonya Lawrence, Student Services Administrative Assistant, at slawrence@beaconcollege.edu or 352-638-9700.
  • Registration is required for the Friday evening bowling event. Please RSVP online or contact Sonya Lawrence, Student Services Administrative Assistant, at slawrence@beaconcollege.edu or 352-638-9700.
  • Space for Mock Classes is limited, so advance registration is appreciated. Register online or at the Faculty Open House on Friday. Classes will be filled on a first come, first serve basis.

Schedule of Events:

Friday, October 10th

Saturday, October 11th

  • 8am: Golf Scramble at Arlington Ridge Golf Course. Please note that advanced registration is required. Participants will meet at Beacon College for breakfast between 6:30-7:30 and a shuttle will be provided to the course. The shuttle will leave from campus at 7:40 to arrive at the golf course in time for the 8:00 tee time. RSVP online or contact Sonya Lawrence, Student Services Administrative Assistant, at slawrence@beaconcollege.edu or 352-638-9700.
  • 9:00am: Breast Cancer Walk at Fountain Lake Park.
  • 9:30am and 10:15am (repeating): Mock Classes. Read the class descriptions and pre-register here.
  • 9:30 am and 1:00pm (repeating): Workshop: Deducting the Cost of Education on Your IRS 1040. This workshop will be held in the Leesburg Public Library.
  • 9:30 and 10:30 am (repeating): “Vision” Tour led by Andrew Marvin.
  • 9:00am- 3:00pm: Kristin Michelle Mason Art Gallery open for viewing of the current exhibition (artist Dustin Boise)
  • 10:30am-1:00pm: Brunch served in the Chopping Block.
  • 6-10pm: Dinner Dance at Lake Receptions in Mount Dora, FL. The annual silent auction will be held at this event. Some items that were available last year include designer handbags, vacations, jewelry, and a motor scooter. Anyone interested in donating an item for the auction should contact Keri Phillips, Director of Development, at 352-638-9768 or kphillips@beaconcollege.edu.

Sunday, October 12th

  • 10:30am-1pm: Founders Day Ceremony at Lake Receptions in Mount Dora. Brunch will be served immediately after the ceremony.

 

Parents Weekend Schedule

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