2012 CSU Residence Life Family Weekend

The Department of Residence Life welcomes the families of our residents to campus on October 12th-14th. Below you will find an outline of the many activities both on and off campus for you to enjoy. We are looking forward to your visit.

Friday, October 12, 2012 Family Weekend Registration Table 4:00pm to 7:00pm - Fenn Tower Lobby Distinguished Alumni Award Dinner 5:45 p.m. Reception 6:45 p.m. Dinner & Awards Program Click here for more info and to register - http://www.cvent.com/d/gcqz2f (For more information, call 216.687.2078) Off-Campus Activities Playhouse Square The Screwtape Letters @ Ohio Theatre; $41-$91; 8 pm The Winter’s Tale @ Hanna Theatre; $15-$70; 7:30 pm Bus Stop @ Second Stage; $10; 7:30 pm; Presented by CSU Department of Theatre and Dance Anything Goes @ Palace Theatre; $10-$75; 7:30 pm Cleveland Jazz Orchestra- Plugged In! @ 14th Street Theatre; $25; 8 pm East 4th Neighborhood (East 4th Street and Euclid Avenue) Visit a unique and bustling neighborhood in Downtown Cleveland! East 4th street is a particularly fun place to go in the evening. You won’t leave here hungry! Parking is scarce so walking or taking the bus are encouraged. Scarecrow Hunt @ Canalway Center, Garfield Heights; Free; Park open until 11 pm Wallow in the seasonal changes at the Cleveland Metroparks CanalWay Center where the September “Hunt of the Month” features 20 scarecrows hidden around the property for you to find. Then take a short hike down to the canal to observe the first flickers of fall colors. The visitor center is open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. but the park is open from 6 a.m. to 11 p.m. Saturday, October, 13, 2012 Home Coming Activities MidTown Cleveland Healthline Classic 10K/5K, 8:30 a.m. in partnership with CSU Rec Center Click here for more info and to register - http://www.hermescleveland.com/roadracing/events/midtown.asp Monte Ahuja College of Business Join the Dean for the 5K, 8:30 a.m., College Reception 10:30 a.m. Alumni Association Huber-Westfall Garden Continental Breakfast and Speaker, 9:30 a.m. Seating limited — sign up now! College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences Interactive Historical Cleveland App Demo Student Center Atrium, First Floor 2121 Euclid Avenue 2:00 until 4:00 p.m. www.csuohio.edu/class Learn more about the Cleveland Historical app that provides stories, videos, photos and walking tours created by students and faculty at CSU. Download the app and have it guide you on a tour of Cleveland State. Fenn College of Engineering Reception, 2:00 p.m. School of Nursing Presentation, 2:00 p.m. CSU Parents Association Meeting Patsy Bilboa Berkman, Chair Parker Hannifin Hall (PH) 2258 Euclid Avenue Room 103 2:00 p.m. – www.csuohio.edu/enrollmentservices/parents/ Homecoming Parade and Tailgate Party, 5:00 p.m. Basketball Viking Madness Kickoff Concert Event, 8:00 p.m. Boys Like Girls and The All-American Rejects, with The Ready Set* Receive one complimentary ticket by showing a valid Viking Card student ID Tickets will be available for CSU students starting with the President's Picnic on Thursday, September 13 Click for more info - http://www.csuohio.edu/homecoming2012/inc/blg_aar-101312.pdf Sunday, October 14, 2012 Sunday Brunch at Viking Marketplace 10:00am Off Campus Activities Playhouse Square Anything Goes @ Palace Theatre; $10-$75; 1 pm and 6:30 pm Bus Stop @ Second Stage; $10; 2 pm; Presented by CSU Department of Theatre and Dance The Winter’s Tale @ Hanna Theatre; $15-$70; 3 pm Pick Your Own Apples @ Patterson Fruit Farm, Chesterland, Ohio 8765 Mulberry Road Chesterland, Ohio 44026; Call 440-729-9809 for details and pricing Cleveland Browns vs. Cincinnati Bengals Kick-off at 1 pm; tickets start at $30 at Ticketmaster.com or Stubhub.com Greater Cleveland Aquarium Visit Cleveland’s newest attraction, open from 10 am to 5 pm every day. Admission is $21.95 for adults, $15.95 for children and $19.75 for seniors. The aquarium features seven exhibits and 35 tanks of living creatures, from trout to piranhas! 2000 Sycamore Street Cleveland, Ohio 44113 The Great Lakes Science Center/OMNIMAX Theater Admission to the Science Center is $12 for children and $14 for adults; Science Center and OMNIMAX Theater admission is $17 for children and $19 for adults; open daily from 10 am to 5 pm. 601 Erieside Avenue Cleveland, Ohio 44114 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum Visit one of Cleveland’s most famous attractions. This 150,000 square-foot museum features seven floors of Rock and Roll history and is currently running “U2 3D” for only $3 in the Foster Theater. Open daily from 10 am to 5:30 pm. Admission is $22 for adults, $13 for children and $17 for seniors. 1100 Rock and Roll Boulevard Cleveland, Ohio 44114 Cleveland Metroparks Zoo and Rainforest The Zoo and Rainforest have been Cleveland staples for many years and continue to draw crowds from all over Ohio. Zoo and Rainforest Admission is $12.25 for adults and $8.25 for children. The Zoo and Rainforest are open from 10 am to 5 pm. 3900 Wildlife Way Cleveland, Ohio 44109 Cleveland Museum of Art The Cleveland Museum of Art is located on Cleveland’s East side near University Circle. It was established in 1913 for “the benefit of all the people, forever” and is still open to the public, free of cost. Currently the museum features exhibits from glass work to photography to ancient Andean artifacts. The museum is open on Saturday and Sunday from 10 am to 5 pm.