Friday October 4 - Sunday October 6, 2013
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Henniker, NH 03242

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New England College 

Friday - October 4, 2013 

Homecoming & Family Weekend Check In - Noon-5:00 pm, Currier Alumni Center – Stop in to pick up an updated copy of the schedule and receive your meal passes.

Alpha Chi Induction Ceremony - 5:30 pm, Mainstage Theatre in the Science BuildingJoin us as we recognize current students who are inducted into the Alpha Chi honor society for their academic excellence.

Welcome Reception - 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm, On the Porch - Join NEC Faculty, Staff, Alumni, Families, and Friends for appetizers and a cash beer and wine bar. Special guests include the Class of 2014 and members of the NEC Founder’s Society. Pre-registration is requested.

Saturday - October 5, 2013

Breakfast with the President – 9:00-10:30 am, West Parking Lot by Melander Field - Please join President Perkins and the NEC faculty for breakfast and conversation under the tent by Melander Field. Pre-registration is requested.

 Music on Main Street - 9:00 am – 4:00 pm – Downtown Henniker - All alumni and families are invited to attend this celebration of Henniker.. There will be plenty to enjoy; listen to live music, shop local handcrafted arts and goods, grab some lunch, or just enjoy the scenery. For more information go to

Men’s Lacrosse Alumni Game - 10:00 am, Don Melander Field

Family & Student Brunch -11:00 am-1:00 pm, Gilmore Dining Hall. A variety of breakfast and lunch items will be served buffet style. Pre-registration is requested.

Men’s Soccer - 12:30 pm, Don Melander Field - Pilgrims vs U ME Farmington

Art Gallery Reception - 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm NEC Art Gallery – Exhibition TBD

Rugby Game - 3:00 pm, The Pitch on Old Concord Road

Women’s Soccer - 3:30 pm, Don Melander Field - Pilgrims vs U ME Farmington

Women’s Field Hockey - 5:30 pm, Don Melander Field – Pilgrims vs Lasell College 

Family Feud Game Show­- 8:00 pm, Simon Center Great Room – Join us for an evening of fun and spirited competition in with a family-feud style game show!  Participants can win prizes, and do not need to be in a “family” to participate.  Sponsored by the Student Entertainment Committee

Sunday -October 6, 2013

Sunday Brunch - 11:00 am – 1:00 pm, Gilmore Dining Hall - Alumni and families are invited to join current students for a traditional and hearty brunch. Pay at the door, $7.00 cash or credit cards accepted.

Men’s Soccer - 1:00 pm, Don Melander Field - Pilgrims vs Thomas College

Women’s Soccer - 3:30 pm, Don Melander Field - Pilgrims vs Thomas College

Event fee is $10 per person. Students of NEC are free.  Click the button to register!Register Now!