Home Days 2018, October 6–8
Come back to your beloved Marlboro College for Home Days 2018. Even if you can’t attend, please help spread the word to your alumni friends.
This year's Home Days will be on the theme of Branch Out, Marlboro's amazing new online platform for alumni, students, and other community members. For a third year, this alumni reunion provides a unique opportunity to bring the Marlboro community together on Saturday, when Home Days also welcomes the college’s current and prospective families. Celebrate your Marlboro memories as well as your dedication to the college of today and tomorrow. While some of Saturday's events are for the combined community, the other day's events and the rest of the weekend will be exclusively for alumni and faculty.
Cost: $25 advance, $30 door
Saturday, October 6
10:00 - 10:30 (open all day)
Alumni registration, Dining Hall
10:30 - 11:00
Opening session, Campus Center
Poetry Workshop with Cate Marvin DuPont '93, Campus Center
12:00 - 1:30
• Lunch, Dining Hall
• Activities, lawn games, Mather lawn and back lawn
• Climbing Wall Open, Whittemore Theater basement
Young Alumni Panel, Whittemore Theater
1:45 - 2:30
Kevin Quigley Unplugged, alumni Q&A session, Campus Center
2:45 - 4:15
Celebration of Bob Engel, Persons Auditorium
4:15 - 5:30
Faculty reception open alumni, parents, Bob Engel memorial attendees, Persons Auditorium
5:30 - 5:45
Community photo, lawn outside Persons Auditorium
5:45 - 6:30
• Community dinner, Dining Hall
• Alumni registration available
Climbing Wall open, Whittemore Theater basement
7:30 - 11:00
• Big Dumb Dance Party, featuring live music by WIlly Clemetson '21, Clayton Clemetson '19, and Hipfunk Associates Band, hosted by JALF alumni cohort for students, alums, and faculty, with desserts, snacks, & bar, Dining Hall
• Campfire, Campus Center lawn.
Sunday, October 7
Let Your Yoga Dance with alumna Sarah Lavigne '98, location TBD
11:00 - 12:00
Brunch, Dining Hall
• Campus tour
• "Dry" broomball game, parking lot between Whittemore Theater and Athletic Field
Soccer Game, Marlboro vs Landmark College, Athletic Field behind Persons Auditorium
Monday, October 8
Ceramics workshop with Diane Echlin '91, Dining Hall
Paint a mug! $18 for personal mug,
$5 for a mug to donate to the Dining Hall. Student personal mug $5
Register now. Your donations will help to offset a fraction of the cost for this reunion. The college, as well as our sponsors, cover the majority of the event's budget.
Lodging will be scarce in the region, so please plan ahead. There may be Marlboro College community members able to provide space. This year, limited space will also be available for a fee in Marlboro North. Email the alumni director at firstname.lastname@example.org or 802-451-7145 for more information about lodging or other reunion details.
If you can't attend Home Days but would like to make a donation in support of the college, please visit our giving page. Alumni giving is an expression of your support for the Marlboro education you received, an important indicator for our prospective students and their parents.
Thanks to our corporate sponsors:
And our individual sponsor:
Trustee Bart Goodwin P'04