A Centenary tradition, Family Day is an exciting opportunity for students and their families to meet, mingle and make memories with other members of the Centenary community. Every fall Centenary University presents a fun-filled itinerary with activities appropriate for the whole family. Highlights of the day include Family Tailgate, Wine & Chocolate Tasting, and Bingo!

Saturday, September 28, 2019

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Event Location Time
Check-In & Hospitality Desk Lackland Center Lobby 9:00am – 1:00pm
Centenary History Information Lackland Center Lobby 9:00am-10:30am
Banner Competition
*Pick up a ballot and goodie bag at the Hospitality Desk
Residence Halls 10:00am-11:45am
Midnight Run Donation Table
*Please consider donating new packages of toothpaste, toothbrushes, deodorant, razors, socks, underwear or t-shirts as these are the most needed items.
Lackland Center Lobby 9:00am – 1:00pm
Welcome Sitnik Theater, Lackland Center 10:00am-10:30am
Enactus: Making a Difference Matters PCR – Lackland Center 11:00am-12:00pm
Family Photo Mini Sessions
*Pre-registration is required. Stop by the Hospitality Desk to find out if space is available.
Front Lawn 11:00am-4:00pm
Lunch & Learn with Sodexo PCR – Lackland Center 12:00pm-1:00pm
Cyclone Tailgate & Family Fest
*Free hot dogs, hamburgers & lots of Family Fun!
Lackland Center Parking Lot 12:00pm-4:00pm
 Men’s Soccer Game vs. Bryn Athyn Athletic Field behind Lackland Center 1:00pm
The NY Jets get social with CU’s #theVIBE Lackland 253 2:00pm-3:00pm
The Psychology of Happiness with Dr. Morgen PCR – Lackland Center 2:00pm-3:00pm
Women’s Soccer Game vs. Rosemount College Athletic Field behind Lackland Center 3:00pm
Wine & Chocolate Tasting Event Taylor Memorial Library 3:30pm-4:30pm
Are you Smarter than a Cyclone? Lackland Center Dining Hall 5:00pm-6:00pm
Dinner & Confections Lackland Center Dining Hall 5:30pm-7:30pm
Bingo & Dessert Bar Lackland Center Dining Hall 7:30pm-9:30pm
“Polka Dots,” the Cool Kids Musical
*Purchase tickets at centenarystage.org or at the Little Theatre prior to the performance. 
Adult $17.50           Child $12.50
The Little Theatre – Seay Building 8:00pm



What do we get if we register?

  • Priority access to entertainment
  • Priority access to meals
  • Priority access to special events
  • Prizes and giveaways

What if I cannot register online?

Call the Office of Student Life (908-852-1400 ext. 4291), and we will personally fill out the online form with you on the phone.

What if I don’t want to register online? Can I still come?

On-site registration will be available in the Lackland Center at the front registration desk from Saturday from 8:00am - 1:00pm.

Where do I pick up my registration?

The registration desk in the lobby of the Lackland Center.

When will I get my tickets?

Your tickets will be included in your information packet when you arrive for Family Day.

Where do I park?

Please use the address 715 Grand Avenue, Hackettstown NJ which will direct you to our main parking lot for parking.