Homecoming 2016 will be October 21-22.  Below is a tentative schedule of events. As more details are confirmed, additional information will be added to this page. Please check back often to make plans to attend all 2016 Homecoming activities.

 

2016 Homecoming Schedule of Events

Take a look back at photos from Homecoming weekend.

 

Theater Production, “The Comedy of Errors” by William Shakespeare
Chapel, H.W. Lohrenz Building
7:30 p.m., Wednesday, Oct. 19, preview
7:30 p.m., Thursday, Oct. 20 – Saturday, Oct. 22
Cost: Adults, $12; Students, $8

Friday, Oct. 21

Please register for all events
8 a.m. – 8:45 a.m. Registration for Golf Classic
9 a.m. – Shotgun start
Reflection Ridge Golf Club, 7700 W Reflection Rd, Wichita, Kan.

9 a.m. – 4 p.m. Art & Design Student Show
Library, 2nd floor
4 p.m. – 6 p.m., Reception

9:45 a.m. Lifelong Learning
Wohlgemuth Music Education Lobby

1 p.m. – 5 p.m. History of Tabor College Football
By: Jessica Klanderud Ph.D., Assistant Professor of History
Historic Mennonite Brethren Church
Watch a preview

6 p.m. 50-year Class Reunion Pictures
Drury Plaza Hotel Broadview, 400 W Douglas Ave, Wichita, Kan.

6:30 p.m. Homecoming Festival Dinner
Featuring Greg Classen, Ventriloquist 
Drury Plaza Hotel Broadview, 400 W Douglas Ave, Wichita, Kan.

  • Alumni Merit Award, Dr. David Schroeder (g’64)
  • Alumni Medallion Award, Kalie George (g’08)

10 p.m. Druber’s Donut Shop
Wear your Tabor blue and enjoy free donuts
116 W. 6th St, Newton, Kan.

Saturday, Oct. 22

Please register for all events

8:30 a.m. – 1 p.m. Information Table
Gymnasium lobby, Student Center
Purchase tickets or pick up pre-paid tickets

8:30 a.m. Golden Brunch
Wohlgemuth Music Education Center lobby
For those who attended Tabor College on or before 1966

9 a.m. – 11 a.m. Kids Zone
Campus Recreation Center, north of the Joel H. Wiens stadium

9 a.m. – 4 p.m. Art & Design Student Show
Library, 2nd floor

9 a.m. – 4 p.m. – “Displays of Yesterdays”
The 2016 theme “A Touch of Shakespeare” honors the 400th anniversary of Shakespeare’s death, the Tabor theater production and texts used by current and former professors.
Center for Mennonite Brethren Studies South wing of Library

10 a.m. Music Fest
Rehearsal Hall, Wohlgemuth Music Education Center

10 a.m. SayCheez Photo Booth
JavaJays, Student Center, until 2:00 p.m.

10 a.m. Lions, and Tigers, and Bears, Oh My Life as a Zookeeper
Corrissa (Bartel g’12) Mangus, Zookeeper at the Henry Doorly Zoo in Omaha, Neb.
Solomon L. Loewen Natural Science Center – Room 103

10 a.m. – 3 p.m. “A Program of Perseverance: History of Tabor College Football”
By: Jessica Klanderud Ph.D., Assistant Professor of History
Historic Mennonite Brethren Church
Watch a preview

11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. Dutch Lunch/Class Reunions
Gymnasium, Student Center

50-year Reunion Catered Lunch (Class of ‘66)
Library Conference Room (elevator available)

12 p.m. – 4 p.m. Children’s Inflatables
Joel H. Wiens stadium

2 p.m. Football game
Tabor College vs. Friends University
Joel H. Wiens stadium

  • Halftime Activities
  • Host and Hostess named

5 p.m. Bluejay Bash & BBQ
Come joint the fun with live entertainment, food & drinks.
Penner Clubhouse practice facility

6 p.m. Women’s Soccer game
Tabor College vs. Bethel College
Joel H. Wiens stadium

8 p.m. Men’s Soccer game
Tabor College vs. Bethel College
Joel H. Wiens stadium

Visit the registration table in the gymnasium lobby, if you have questions. All Homecoming events will take place on the Hillsboro campus unless otherwise noted.

Please email us at alumni@tabor.edu or call (620) 947-3121 ext. 1709 with any questions or comments.