Weekend Schedule

2022 Schedule At-A-Glance
subject to change

Friday, Sept. 23
1-5 p.m. Check-in at Breslin Student Events Center* (Family Weekend registrants)
1-5 p.m. Information Fair at Breslin Center (Family Weekend registrants)
1-4 p.m. A Smashing Time With Nuclei: Hands-on Activities at FRIB (open to all)
2-3:30 p.m. Beal Botanical Garden Tour Sold Out (Family Weekend tours are sold out; however, Beal Garden is open to the public)
2 p.m. The Hatch & Venture Kitchen Open House (registration required)
3-7 p.m. Family Photos at Spartan Statue (Family Weekend registrants) 
3-5 p.m. Degrees of Change for families of residential college students (registration required)
4-5 p.m. Interactive Library Tour at MSU Main Library (open to all)
4 p.m. Entrepreneurship Expo at Minskoff Pavilion (registration required)
5-7 p.m. Dinner on own
5-8 p.m. Welcome Black Cookout presented by Black Students' Alliance and University Activities Board, the Rock and Auditorium Field
6-7 p.m. Family Shabbat Dinner at MSU Hillel (RSVP required, email nate@msuhillel.org)
7-9 p.m. Kickoff: Welcome and Movie at Breslin Center (Family Weekend registrants)
7-9 p.m. imaGen New Musical Development: In Emily's Words at Wharton Center (tickets required)
8 p.m. An Evening with Brian Stokes Mitchell at Wharton Center (tickets required)

Saturday, Sept. 24
8 a.m.-noon Late check-in at 1855 Place* (Family Weekend registrants)
8:30 a.m. Forest Akers Golf Scramble Check-in Sold Out
12:30-3:30 p.m. Pregame Open House at Munn Ice Arena (Family Weekend registrants)
2:30 p.m. Canterbury MSU Open House (check @canterburymsu on Instagram for details)
3:30 p.m. Spartans vs. Minnesota Football Game (ticket required)
3:30 p.m. Football Game Viewing at MSU Union 
Wharton Center Backstage Tour Sold Out
4-8 p.m. Crossway College Hangout: Yard games (for the social ones), rock painting (for the introverts), and plenty of food for all (click for more information)
7-9 p.m. Green & White Night, University Activities Board "Bucket List Event" at MSU Union: enjoy food, crafts, photo opportunities and more after the game! (Activities and food available while supplies last.)

Sunday, Sept. 25
8 a.m. and 10 a.m. Worship at All Saints Episcopal Church
9-10:30 a.m. Breakfast with an Administrator at Kellogg Center Sold Out
9:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Student and Family Welcome Sunday - Bible Study, worship, and tailgate at Greater Lansing Church of Christ
10-11:45 a.m. Crossway Multinational Church Worship Service
10:30 a.m. Worship at Martin Luther Chapel
Noon-1:30 p.m. Potluck Meal at Crossway Multinational Church (email contact@crosswaymchurch.org for information)
1-2 p.m. Gender and Sexuality Campus Center (GSCC) Open House, 302 Student Services Building
2 p.m. imaGen New Musical Development: In Emily's Words at Wharton Center (ticket required)
6 p.m. Erev Rosh Hashanah at MSU Hillel (registration required)
Free time: MSU Tennis Center / MSU Sailing Center / Forest Akers Golf Courses / MSU Planetarium / Broad Art Museum

Other free time activities available all weekend: MSU Tennis Center, MSU Sailing Center, Forest Akers Golf Courses, MSU Planetarium, Broad Art Museum and more!

*As part of Spartans Serve Week, participants are invited to support the MSU Student Food Bank through a nonperishable food donation at check-in. You can also click here to donate directly. The MSU Food Bank serves nearly 8,000 students and families a year.