Carthage invites families to campus April 28-30, 2017, for a very special Spring Family Weekend. The weekend kicks off on Friday with the seventh annual Celebration of Scholars and Students Excelling in Activities and Leadership Awards. Other Family Weekend activities include the Carthage Alumni Beacon Awards, athletic events, and a Casino Night just for students and parents.

See the full Family Weekend schedule

Weekend Highlights

Celebration of Scholars Poster Exhibition — 4-6 p.m. Friday, April 28
Students and faculty will display their achievements in research, scholarship, or a significant creative work. Student work includes senior theses, summer research projects, and other scholarly or creative works. Refreshments will be provided.

Celebration of Scholars Student Award Ceremony — 6-7 p.m. Friday, April 28
All students, families, faculty, staff, alumni, and members of the community are invited to this celebration of student research, scholarship, and creativity.

Casino Night — 8:30 p.m. Saturday, April 29
A Family Weekend favorite, this non-gaming event, sponsored by the Carthage Activities Board, resembles the atmosphere of a casino and includes more than 30 “tables,” a raffle, and music. Use your “winnings” to collect prizes!

Family Weekend Worship Service — 10 a.m. Sunday, April 30
Enjoy this opportunity to worship together as a family in A. F. Siebert Chapel. This service will be led by Campus Pastor Kara Baylor.