Hiram College

Friday, June 15

Alumni Weekend 2018

Friday, June 15

10 a.m. — Shotgun Start

A Day with Hiram Golf Outing at Sugar Bush Golf Club

Join alumni, friends and community members for the 58th annual Day with Hiram to support Hiram College athletics.

Noon – 6 p.m.

Welcome Reception on the Lawn

Greet your classmates and make new friends at our afternoon welcome reception.  We’ll have music, lawn games, and more!
No Charge

1 – 4 p.m.

Bread and Soup

Yes, one of our favorites, BREAD AND SOUP! Share a simple meal with your Hiram friends and give back to the community. Your meal includes soup, bread, fruit and a beverage. One dollar of every meal will benefit the Akron Canton Foodbank.

Cost – $9
$5 (Children 12 and under)

2 – 4 p.m.

Strawberry Picking at Monroe’s

June is prime strawberry picking season at Monroe’s Orchard. Join fellow Terriers for an afternoon of strawberry picking! Strawberries can be purchased on site that day at Monroe’s. Transportation is provided for registrants.

Registration Required – $0

3 – 5 p.m.

Afternoon Wine Tasting with Nauti Vine

Join the Nauti Vine Winery from Portage Lakes, Ohio for a casual, self-paced wine tasting on the Booth-Centennial lawn. Owner, Riki (Antoniotti) Wathey ’91 will share notes about the wine. Light snacks included.

Cost – $10

6 p.m.

Men’s and Women’s Rugby Reunion

Informal gathering at Bowler Hall.
Join us for the 50th anniversary of the founding of the Hiram College Men’s Rugby Football Club and the 35th anniversary for the Women’s Club!  We’ve scoured through every Hiram yearbook from 1968 on, dug into our college keepsake boxes, called old friends and dusted off the taps. It’s time to celebrate!

Cost – $10

5:30 – 7:30 p.m.

Terrier Tapas; Progressive Style Dinner

Bring out the foodie in everyone and join us for Terrier Tapas! AVI Fresh, Hiram’s dining services will highlight some of their finest menu creations for everyone to enjoy. This progressive style dinner will feature three decadent dishes at three different locations on campus. No worries, we’ve kept the locations rather close together and will have golf carts available as well. Join us for a dinner adventure that will highlight some of the best spots on campus!

Cost – $25
No Charge (Children 12 and under)

8 – 9:15 p.m.

Laughs with Comedian Bil Benden

Cleveland native, Bil Benden promises to keep you on your toes, laughing aloud during his visit to Hiram. Bil has been performing stand-up comedy for over 30 years and has appeared on HBO.

No Charge

9 – 11 p.m.

Campfire at Booth Centennial

No Charge

9 – 11 p.m.

Gazing at the Stars through the Stephens Memorial Observatory telescope

James Guilford, Hiram’s volunteer caretaker of the Stephens Memorial Observatory, will open the doors of the observatory for an open house so you can learn about Hiram’s unique telescope and gaze at the stars. With good visibility, you have a chance to see beautiful ringed Saturn, a close-up of the Moon, and maybe even Mars.

No Charge