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9/23/2003 Linfield welcomes families to campus for weekend

McMINNVILLE – Linfield College has many events planned for Wildcat Family Weekend Oct. 3 and 4.

Registration for the weekend will be Friday, Oct. 3, from 3 to 8 p.m. in Riley Hall. Events include tours of the James F. Miller Fine Arts Center, Jereld R. Nicholson Library and Kenneth W. Ford Hall on Keck Campus from 3 to 5 p.m. In the evening "Cicero Speaks," a one-person show, will be performed at 7 p.m. in the Theatre Courtyard and "Comedy Sportz" will be featured at 8:30 p.m. in Melrose Auditorium. The Family Weekend Dessert will follow at

10 p.m. in Riley Hall. Cost is $2.

Several events are planned for Saturday, Oct. 4, beginning with registration in Riley Hall and Breakfast at Linfield from 8:45 to 10:15 a.m. in Dillin Hall. Library and theatre tours will continue from 10:15 to 11:45 a.m. and a family weekend brunch is planned in Dillin Hall from 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

Saturday events also include Linfield soccer matches against Pacific Lutheran University at noon and 2:30 p.m. Admission is free. The football team will meet PLU at 1:30 p.m. at Maxwell Field. Cost for the game is $5 for general admission and $8 for reserved seating.

Other activities on Saturday include a trip to Ceramic Expressions in downtown McMinnville and another performance of "Cicero Speaks." The day will conclude with the Linfield Idol talent contest at 8:30 p.m. in Melrose Auditorium. A group of students will compete for prize money while being judged on their talent. Admission to the show is free.

For more information, contact Dan Fergueson, director of college activities, 503-883-2435.