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Alverno’s Fall Fest 2018

Fall Fest

4th Annual Alverno Fall Fest!

October 5 & 6


The Family Fall Festival on Saturday will be inside! Check in at the giant dinosaur bounce house inside the rotunda.

Weekend Overview

Friday, October 5: Art & Games Night

3:30–5:30 p.m.
Alum-led Papermaking WorkshopTara Monnink
Papermaker, printmaker and photographer Tara Monnink ’13 will lead alums in a unique papermaking workshop. Monnink is a papermaker, printmaker and photographer who is currently an Artist in Residence at RedLine Milwaukee.

5:30–7:30 p.m.
Annual Connections Alumnae Juried Art Show & Reception
Sip some wine, nibble some cheese and admire the artistic masterpieces of talented Alverno alums.

7 p.m.
Inferno Volleyball vs. Aurora
Tickets: $5

7:30–10:30 p.m.
Casino Night with Alverno students
Do you feel lucky? Roll the dice and spin the wheel. You may lose your hat, but the snacks are free.

Alverno casino night

8–10 p.m.
Team Trivia 
8p.m. Round 1
9 p.m. Round 2
If your mind is full of irrelevant facts, this is the event for you! Form a team or we’ll provide a smart crew.

Saturday, October 6: Friends & Family Day

Alverno Family Fall Festival


9:30 a.m.–1 p.m.
4th Annual Family Fall Festival
Rain or shine, we’ll have bounce houses, face painting, fall crafts and music for the kids. Cookout lunches with hot dogs, hamburgers or veggie burgers will be available for purchase. Children’s activity wristband: $5. Child Lunch: $3. Adult Lunch: $5

11 a.m.
Inferno Volleyball vs. Benedictine
Tickets: $5

1 p.m.
Art Exhibit Opening#13 Woman in Reverence Watercolor by Sister Karlyn Cauley
Celebrate Sister Karlyn Cauley’s watercolor paintings during an opening reception in the third floor lobby of Founders Hall.

2:30 p.m.
Inferno Soccer vs. Illinois Tech        

5:30–8 p.m.
Light Up the Night Dinner & Auction
5:30 p.m. Cocktail Hour
6 p.m. Dinner & Hall of Fame Induction
Tickets: $40 per person

Hall of Fame 2018 inductees

Class Reunions take place at Alum Teach & Learn Weekend in April.

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