Sunday, September 11 2016

If you are interested in attending a religious service, Northfield offers a variety of options within walking/biking distance or which offer transportation. The list can be found online at:

9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., 9/11 CANDLELIGHT VIGIL, Chapel

You are welcome to stop by during the day to light a candle and take time for quiet reflection as we remember all those affected by 9/11, terrorism, violence, and war around the world.

10:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., BRUNCH ON YOUR OWN (TIMES VARY)
                                     10:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m., East Dining (LDC)
                                     11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m., Burton Dining Hall

11:00 a.m. to 12:15 p.m., MEANING, MUSIC & MUFFINS, Alumni Guest House
Join in with this multifaith sing-along and brunch - all levels of singing ability welcome!

12:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m., MUSIC AUDITIONS
Please visit the Carleton College Music department website here for more information.

12:30 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. CLUB SPORT ATHLETE CONCUSSION BASELINE, Gould Library 306

Are you interested in playing club sports at Carleton? All first-year club sport athletes should complete baseline concussion testing. This initial test will be used for reference in evaluating any head injuries that may occur. All potential athletes are strongly encouraged to attend. Stop by anytime between 12:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. to take the test and for a brief concussion information training.

12:30 p.m. to 3:00 p.m., RECREATION CENTER OPEN HOUSE
Stop by anytime between 12:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. to take a tour and enjoy a variety of activities. Gauge your mood and choose the event(s) that best suit you. Bring your workout shoes in your new Campus Recreation/Student Activities bag that you received on move-in day!

Want to Have an Adventure?                       
Climbing/Bouldering from 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Are you a first-time or experienced climber? Doesn’t matter! Come learn how to climb, boulder, and belay (and what those terms actually mean) at the Rec Center’s Climbing Wall and Bouldering Cave. Climbing staff members will be there to teach and direct you.

Need Workout Ideas?
Fitness Center Orientation times are: 12:30 p.m. and 1:00 p.m.
Get a great start on balancing a healthy lifestyle before classes start by taking advantage of a free orientation to the Fitness Center in the Rec Center led by our LifeStyles Personal Trainers. Stop by one of these sessions to learn your way around and get comfortable with the workout equipment.         

3:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m., RAINBOW RECEPTION, Gender and Sexuality Center, Clader House (209 East Second Street)
Stop by the GSC to learn more about the Carleton LGBT community and meet the friendly folks of the Gender and Sexuality Center.

4:45 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., DINNER ON YOUR OWN (TIMES VARY)
                                   4:45 p.m. - 7:00 p.m., East Dining (LDC)
                                   5:45 p.m. - 8:00 p.m., Burton Dining Hall

5:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m., PEAR Student-Athlete Welcome, Burton Dining Hall
This event is mandatory and intended for all first-year members of the varsity athletic teams.

The Physical Education, Athletics, and Recreation (PEAR) Department would like to provide this opportunity for all new varsity student-athletes to gather and socialize during the dinner hour.  While you may already have met the members of your team, wouldn’t it be great to meet the members of the other teams on campus? Join us for dinner at 5:00 p.m. with a brief address by Athletic Director Gerald Young at approximately 5:30 p.m.

Stop by to meet staff of the Office of Intercultural and International Life and enjoy refreshments. All are welcome to attend.

10:00 p.m., RESIDENCE LIFE STUDY BREAK, Residence Hall Floor Lounge