For immediate release: Sept. 10, 2012
BLOOMSBURG — Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania will host its annual Parents and Family Weekend Friday through Sunday, Sept. 14 to 16.
A variety of activities are planned for students and their families including athletic contests, movies, bingo, midnight pizza, laser tag, miniature golf, an obstacle course, zip-line and rock climbing. In honor of the parents and family, The University Book Store is offering a 20 percent discount on clothing, insignia gifts and general books.
Saturday’s highlights include:
- Quest open climbing wall and zip-line, Saturday, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Upper Campus
- Miniature golf and other games, Saturday, noon to 4 p.m., Academic Quad or, in case of rain, Kehr Union, ballroom
- Football, Huskies vs. Kutztown, 2:30 p.m., Danny Hale Field at Redman Stadium
- Restaurant Night, 5 to 8 p.m., Monty’s.
Bloomsburg University is one of 14 universities in the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education. BU serves approximately 10,000 students, offering comprehensive programs of study in the colleges of Education, Business, Liberal Arts and Science and Technology.