Saturday, September 19th

Join Us and Make This Day a Treasured Memory That You Will Never Forget!

Dear Moravian Family,

It is my pleasure to invite you to campus on Saturday, September 19, 2015 for our annual Family Day celebration — a day that promises to be as enjoyable as it is informative.

Read Family Day Letter (.pdf)
View Family Day Brochure (.pdf)


Schedule of Events

9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.

Coffee & Conversation

Join us for our famous Moravian sugar cake and meet our President – Dr. Bryon Grigsby ’90 – as well as our great faculty and staff.


10:30 a.m. to 11:15 a.m.

Interest Sessions

Choose one of the following sessions to attend, and plan on going to another during the next time period (11:30 to 12:15 pm).

  • The Moravian Student Experience
    Learn more about student life at the College. What is it really like to be a student? Meet our students and hear their story.
  • The Study Abroad Experience
    Studying abroad is highly encouraged as part of the Moravian experience. Meet Kerry Sethi, Director of International Studies and learn more about exciting opportunities for your son or daughter.


11:30 a.m. to 12:15 a.m.

Interest Sessions Repeated


12:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.

Tailgate Picnic

Comenius Quad

Come join us at a spirited luncheon featuring our fabulous Marching Band and cheerleaders. Fun food – a photo booth – a caricaturist – and great fellowship! Reservations required.


Sports Events on Campus

12:00 p.m.

Men’s Tennis vs. Arcadia University
Women’s Tennis vs. Arcadia University

Hoffman Tennis Courts


1:00 p.m.

Men’s Soccer vs. Goucher College

HUB Quad


2:00 p.m.

Football vs. Johns Hopkins University

Calvo Field


2:00 p.m.

Studying Abroad the Next Step

A nuts and bolts workshop for parents and their students who plan to study abroad during the Spring 2016 semester.

2:30 p.m.

Explore Bethlehem, Tour of SteelStacks

Join us on a visit to the place once home of Bethlehem Steel. See what innovative Bethlehem citizens did to restore and honor the rich history of this industrial giant.


3:00 p.m.

Family Movie – “Jurassic World”

Prosser Auditorium, HUB


4:30 p.m.


Borhek Chapel, Comenius Hall


5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Bingo & Buffet

HUB Marketplace

Under the B’s – a delicious, fun buffet prepared by our own chef – and then play BINGO with us sponsored by our IMPACT program board with some great Moravian memorabilia! Reservations required.


7:30 pm

“A Night of Moravian Stars”

Foy Hall, Hurd Campus

Our Music Department invites you to meet the new music faculty and enjoy a festive night on our beautiful Hurd Campus at a very entertaining recital.