In conjunction with the national Take Your Sons and Daughters to work day, OSU is hosting Bring Your Kids to Campus Day on Friday, April 26. Bring your Kids to Campus Day is way to celebrate family, the importance of education and to highlight the myriad of family-friendly activities on campus.
Register in advance and each child in your family will receive a reusable lunch bag with a snack and water bottle, thanks to Childcare and Family Resources, Be Well. Be Orange, and Pacific Source Healthy Life.
Lunch bags will be available on April 26 at the event table across from Bites in the Memorial Union between 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.
Parents must remain with their children at all activities unless otherwise noted. Bring your kids to campus to show them where you spend the day. To register, http://oregonstate.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_1BlKVBvcelOb6T3
The following is a list of events being offered Friday:
Parent/Child Art Activities: 10 a.m.- 1 p.m. at Craft Center. Come and enjoy free large scale collages and button making with your child.
Family Networking Lunch: 11:30 a.m-1:30 p.m. at Women’s Center. Come visit and mingle with other families on campus as you eat lunch and share stories. There is a full kitchen with microwave available for you and your family to use if needed.
Family Bowling: Noon to 5 p.m. in MU Basement. Enjoy one free game of bowling per person (shoe rental $1 a pair) in the Memorial Union Basement. Each additional game is $3 per person.
KidSpirit Open Gymnastics: 1-3 p.m. Langton 310. Come and explore the world of gymnastics with the KidSpirit staff in their open gymnastics gym time.
KidSpirit Parent/Child Yoga: 2-3 p.m. Langton 200. Need some time for stretching after all those gymnastic routines, bring your child by KidSpirit’s Parent/Child Yoga Class.
Family Zumba: 2 p.m. Dixon Multi-Purpose Room 2.
Family Swim: 1:30-5pm Dixon Pool. Limited to 60 individuals in the pool at one time, on a first come first serve basis. All individuals must comply with family swim time rules and they will be strictly enforced. Please visit the Dixon rules and regulations: oregonstate.edu/recsports/use-guidelines
Family Climb Time: 1-4 p.m. at Dixon’s Climbing Wall. Climb your way to family fun by stopping by the family climb time at McAlexander Fieldhouse. Limited to 18. individuals at one time, on a first come first serve basis. All individuals must comply with climbing rules.
Legacy Park Ball Play: 2:30-4 p.m. at SLP West Field (next to Tennis Pavilion). Stop by and enjoy the beautiful Legacy Park facilities and join in on a game of soccer or kickball.