Homecoming and Family Weekend: November 8-10

La Salle is excited to welcome more than 1,500 alumni, parents, students, faculty, and staff back home to participate in the many events throughout the weekend including the Festival on the Quad, Family Art Making, Chemistry Show, La Salle men’s and women’s basketball games, and Dinner and a Show with the Masque’s production of Young Frankenstein.

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SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

Friday, Nov. 8, 2019

Art Museum Open House
La Salle Art Museum, 4:00-6:30 p.m.
Explore the special exhibition, “Teaching and Learning in the Art Museum: La Salle University Faculty Selections” featuring diverse objects from the permanent collection not regularly on view and highlights how art lends itself to experiential education.

Young Frankenstein presented by the Masque theater group
Dan Rodden Theatre, 8:00 p.m.
Purchase tickets at the Masque Box Office on the evening of the show.
(General admission – $10, Alumni – $6, Senior citizens – $8)

Fall Reunion ’19
Founders’ Hall, 7:30-10:00 p.m.
Classes ending in “4” or “9” reunite with former classmates and friends.
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Saturday, Nov. 9

La Salle Women’s Basketball Season Home Opener Game vs. Robert Morris University
TruMark Financial Center Tom Gola Arena, 12:00 p.m.
By purchasing a combo package, you will have the opportunity to enjoy two games for the price of one and the Festival on the Quad.

Chemistry Show
Holroyd Hall 190, 12:30 p.m.
Zeb Kramer, Ph. D., and his chemistry students will present a chemistry magic show that is sure to impress!  Advanced registration is required.

Family Art Making
La Salle Art Museum, 12:30-2:30 p.m.

Family-friendly art making activities for all ages. Space and supplies are limited. Registration suggested.

Festival on the Quad
Hansen Quad, 1:00-3:30 p.m.

Join your fellow alumni in the heart of La Salle’s campus for food, drinks and fun!  The entire family can enjoy activities such as Zoo On Wheels, Explorer Painting, Build an Explorer Bear and more!  Attendees age 21 and older will be able to enjoy our Beer Garden!

La Salle Men’s Basketball Season Home Opener Game vs. Iona
TruMark Financial Center Tom Gola Arena, 4:00 p.m.
By purchasing a combo package, you will have the opportunity to enjoy two games for the price of one and the Festival on the Quad.
If you can only make it to the basketball game, you can purchase your tickets directly through the Box Office by calling 215.951.1999 or online.
Please note, a QR code will not be accepted as a ticket for the La Salle basketball games. 

Dinner and a Show
Union Ballroom, 5:30-7:30 p.m.

A fine dining experience in the Union Ballroom Followed by The Masque’s rendition of Young Frankenstein in the Dan Rodden Theatre.
Students cannot use their meal plan for the dinner on Saturday night and will be charged the La Salle Student and Child Admission price.

Young Frankenstein presented by the Masque theater group
Dan Rodden Theatre, 8:00 p.m.
If you would like to only attend the show, tickets may be purchased at the Masque Box Office on the evening of the show.
(General admission – $10, Alumni – $6, Senior citizens – $8)

Sunday, Nov. 10

Family Mass
De La Salle Chapel, College Hall, 10:00 a.m.
Celebrate Catholic Mass for the 31st Sunday in Ordinary Time.

Brunch with the President and First Gentleman, Colleen and Peter Hanycz, and De La Salle Christian Brothers
Union Ballroom, 11:00 a.m.

Young Frankenstein presented by the Masque theater group
Dan Rodden Theatre, 2:00 p.m.

REGISTRATION

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ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Men’s and Women’s Basketball Ticket Information
Students receive free tickets to the game through the use of their Student Activities Fee and must pick them up through La Salle Athletics.
If registered for the combo package, your tickets will be available for pickup at the Registration Desk on the Main Quad.
If alumni or parents can only make it to the basketball game, you can purchase your tickets directly through the Box Office by calling 215.951.1999 or online within the next two weeks.

Street Information
20th Street will be closed to vehicular traffic on Saturday, November 9, from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Student Meal Plan Information
All dining halls will be closed on Saturday, November 9, during the Festival on the Quad.  Students will register in advance with Dining Services to attend.  Meal plans cannot be used for the Dinner and a Show or the Brunch with the President and Brothers.

PARKING OPTIONS

Parking may be found at the Shoppes at La Salle or the J Lot.

OVERNIGHT ACCOMMODATIONS

Stay at any of our partnering hotels for a discounted rate. Be sure to mention La Salle.

Holiday Inn Express and Suites, Fort Washington-Philadelphia
432 West Pennsylvania Avenue, Fort Washington, PA 19034
215.591.9000

Courtyard by Marriott
4100 Presidential Blvd., Philadelphia, PA 19131
215.477.0200

Normandy Farm Hotel and Conference Center
Route 202 and Morris Road, Blue Bell, PA 19422
215.616.8500

Questions?

If you are experiencing issues when registering, please contact Alumni and Parent Relations at 215.951.1535 or via email at alumni@lasalle.edu.