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Carthage Kick-off Days

Carthage will kick off the 2017-2018 school year with several days of special events for all students. Be sure to join the fun!

Wednesday, Sept. 6, 2017

8-9:30 p.m.

Chapel Night Live
A. F. Siebert Chapel
Meet Campus Pastor Kara Baylor, Center for Faith and Spirituality staff, and members of Carthage’s faith and spirituality student organizations, while enjoying games, music, snacks, and more.

Thursday, Sept. 7, 2017

8-11 p.m.

Kick Off Carnival featuring Live Band Karaoke!
Oaks Residential Village (Rain Location: Todd Wehr Center)
The Oaks Circle Drive will be filled to capacity with awesome entertainment to kick off the new school year. Come enjoy Live Band Karaoke, food, and other fun activities. Sponsored by the Carthage Activities Board.

Friday, Sept. 8, 2017

5:30 p.m.

Men’s Soccer vs. Hope College
Art Keller Field

5-7 p.m.

Involvement Fair
TARC Field House
Meet more than 100 organizations and learn how to get involved.

7:30-8 p.m.

Denhart Courtyard (Rain location: Campbell Student Union)

8:30-10:30 p.m.

Drive-In Movie: “Guardians of the Galaxy Part 2”
Denhart Courtyard (Rain location: Campbell Student Union Auditorium)

Saturday, Sept. 9, 2017


Football vs. Bethel University
Art Keller Field

3:30 p.m.

Women’s Soccer vs. St. Norbert College
Art Keller Field

7:30 p.m.

Men’s Soccer vs. University of Chicago
Art Keller Field 

Sunday, Sept. 10, 2017

11 a.m.-NOON

Rise and Dine with Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Organizations
Meet at the TWC Couches to head into the Dining Commons
Make new friends with members from the various diversity and equity student organizations while enjoying Sunday Brunch. Students will utilize their individual meal points.

Noon-2 p.m.

Back-to-School BBQ
Denhart Courtyard
Enjoy free BBQ food and yard games with old and new friends. Sponsored by Interfraternity Council and Panhellenic Council. 

4 p.m.

Worship Service (Protestant) 
A. F. Siebert Chapel

5 p.m. 

Student Dinner
Jockey Club Rooms, Todd Wehr Center
Sponsored by the Center for Faith and Spirituality. Registration is required.

7:30 p.m. 

Catholic Mass
A. F. Siebert Chapel

Monday, Sept. 11, 2017

10 A.M.-4 p.m.

Poster Sale
Todd Wehr Center, Room 128