8th Annual Penn Family Day: Saturday, October 14

The President, Provost and Executive Vice President invite all Penn faculty and staff, theirfamily and friends to come enjoy food, fun, football and special University Museum family activities at the eighth annual Penn Family Day, which will be held on Saturday, October 14. Tickets are required for the picnic and the football game. See the recently mailed Penn Family Day brochure or the HR web site at www.hr.upenn.edu/quality/ for further details.

Complimentary parking will be available at the 34th & Chestnut Streets garage with PENNCard.

The schedule is as follows:

11 a.m. Picnic and fun on Hill Field,

34th and Walnut (tickets required, see brochure)

  • Free for faculty, staff, family and friends
  • Menu: Grilled Chicken or all-beef Hotdog, Pasta Salad, Caesar Salad, Dessert, Assorted Beverages
  • Entertainment: Penn Glee Club, Penn Marching Band, Penn Cheerleaders, Face Painting, Inflatable Moon Bounce Slide, Cliffhanger, and Balloon Clown

In the event of rain, check: www.hr.upenn.edu/quality/ website or Penn MeltLine (215) 898-6358.

12:30 p.m. Penn vs. Columbia Football Game

on Franklin Field, 33rd & Spruce (tickets required, see brochure)

  • Free for faculty and staff
  • $2 each for family and friends.

12:30-3 p.m. Special Penn Family Day Activities at the University Museum

University of Pennsylvania Museum, 34th and Spruce (Open 10 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.)

  • Free with PENNcard for faculty and staff, and their family and friends (No advance ticket is required)
  • What in the World? (12:30-3 p.m.) 12:30-2:30 p.m. Games, gallery hunt, coloring station
  • 1 & 2 p.m. hour program: Ancient Sumerian School
  • 1:30 & 2:30 p.m. Mini gallery tours--Children in the Southwest

Tickets are required for the picnic and the football game. Prior to October 6, tickets may be requested by returning the recently mailed brochure form or the form available on the HR website www.hr.upenn.edu/quality/ to:

Penn Athletic Ticket Office
Weightman Hall/6322

Tickets may also be picked up in person at Weightman Hall, until October 9.

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