Home at The Valley 2017 Schedule

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Events for Friday, October 13, 2017

LVC Blue & White Club Golf Classic

9 a.m Registration | 10 a.m. Start
Fairview Golf Course, Lebanon


Carmean Society Lunch

Zimmerman Recital Hall, Suzanne H. Arnold Art Gallery | 11 a.m. 

Served lunch with program celebrating the classes 50-years and beyond. Program will recognize the Class of 1967 as the newest members of the Carmean Society. 

Advanced Registration Required | Cost: $15

Annual Homecoming Lecture in the Chemical and Biological Sciences

Neidig-Garber Science Center, Room 203 | 12-2 p.m.

Dr. Robert A. Bednarczyk '97, assistant professor at Emory University's Hubert Department of Global Health in Atlanta, Ga., is the inaugural speaker in this series. Dr. Bednarczyk will lecture on the "Swatara Creek water quality to global vaccine uptake: A journey of 20 years of research that started at LVC." A light lunch and reception will be held immediately following the lecture.

Registration is required. Please register with Barb West
by Oct. 11. at 4 p.m.

Biology Department Open House

Neidig-Garber Science Center | 2-4 p.m. 

Chemistry Department Open House

Neidig-Garber Science Center, Room 415 | 2-4 p.m. 

Psychology Department Open House

Clyde A. Lynch Memorial Hall | 2-4 p.m. 

Physics Department Open House

Neidig Garber 221 | 2-4 p.m. 

Campus Tour

Terrace, Allen W. Mund College Center | 4 p.m.

Flying Dutchmen Ale Reveal

Atrium, Neidig-Garber Science Center | 5 p.m.

Tasting and presentation by the student "Brew Crew" of the 2017 Flying Dutchmen Ale

Advanced Registration Required | Cost: $5 per person

Athletic Hall of Fame Reception, Induction Ceremony and Dinner

Sorrentino Gymnasium, LVC Sports Center | 5:30 p.m.

Official Induction recognition of the 2017 Athletic Hall of Fame Class

Advanced Registration Required | Cost: $40 per person

The Ghosts of LVC (Walking Tour)

Terrace, Allan W. Mund College Center | 6:30 & 8:30 p.m.

Join Dr. Kevin Pry '76, associate professor of English, on a walking tour campus tales and folklore.

Outdoor S'mores Party

Mund Patio | 7:30 p.m. 

Come enjoy some s'mores will listening to VALE artist Sam Machin. Hosted by MiniTHON & Student Government. 


Campus Pep Rally

Lutz Hall | 8:30 p.m. 

Come your spirit at the annual Homecoming weekend pep rally! 

Comedy Improv, Mission Improvable

Lutz Hall | 9 p.m. 

Unlike most shows, Mission Improvable relies heavily on the audience. The actors in the show act as agents while the audience members are co-agents who yell out "missions" for the actors to perform. The show has been described as a mixture between "Wild 'N Out", "Who's Line is it Anyway?", and "Mission Impossible" and each mission is sure to be unique and hysterical thanks to the audience participation.

Reunion Celebrations

Locations and times vary, please click here for Reunion details.

Events for Saturday, October 14, 2017

Homecoming Registration

8:30 a.m.- 2 p.m.

Registration tent, LVC Athletic Complex

Men's Lacrosse Alumni Game

8 a.m. | Henry and Gladys Arnold Field

Any players looking for more information, or who are interested in attending or playing in this year's alumni game can contact assistant coach Justin Kieffer at 717-867-6270

Campus Tour

10 a.m.

Terrace, Allan W. Mund College Center

Parent Seminars

9 a.m.
Lebegern Learning Commons, Allan W. Mund College Center

  • FYE...Seminars and Service
  • High Impact Experiences
  • Career Development

Homecoming Breakfast

9 a.m.-11 a.m.
Dining Room, Allan W. Mund College Center
Pay at the door

Class of 1967 and Carmean Society Gathering

10 a.m.

Wengert Living Room, Allan W. Mund College Center

Education Department Open House

10 a.m.-12 p.m. | June E. Herr Resource Room 009, Clyde Lynch Memorial Hall

Music Department Open House

10 a.m.-12 p.m. | Bertha Brossman Blair Music Center Lobby

Alumnae Volleyball Match

10 a.m.
Sorrentino Gymnasium, LVC Sports Center

Jeanne and Edward H. Arnold Health Professions Pavilion Information Session

10:30 a.m. |Engle Lobby, Frederic K. Miller Chapel

Learn about The Jeanne and Edward H. Arnold Health Professions Pavilion progress and plans for the future.

Homecoming Tailgate

11 a.m.
Grass Fields adjacent to Henry & Gladys Arnold Field

Join the tailgate, all are welcome, entry is free. Purchase a 2017 Souvenir Homecoming Cup for tailgate beverages

Cost: $15 per souvenir Cup

Men's Football LVC vs. Stevenson University

1 p.m | Henry & Gladys Arnold Field

Women's Soccer: LVC vs. Hood College

1 p.m. | Herbert Field

Men's Soccer: LVC vs. Hood College

4 p.m. | Herbert Field

Women's Field Hockey: LVC vs. Hood College

6 p.m. | Henry & Gladys Arnold Field

Class of 1968-1973 Alumni Dinner

Classmates from the late 60s and early 70s gather annually for a Saturday evening dinner. This year, they also honor the 45th Reunion of the Class of 1972. Event includes beer and wine, buffet dinner, and remarks from fellow alumni. Register here.


These classmates have registered as of October 6!
Gregory Arnold '72 & Beth Arnold
Pat Rau Beckman '70
Barbara Robertson Bohlander '69
Peter Brennan '69 and Ann Richard Brennan '69
Kenneth Bunting '69 and Deborah Bunting
Kay Gault Calvert '69 and Ross Calvert
Dale Carpenter '70
Tom Corbett '71 and Susan Manbeck Corbett '72
Bruce Decker '69 and Leslie Bair Decker '69
Tony DeMarco '70
John Dottolo '70
Bill Eisenhart '69 and Maryann Eastman Eisenhart '69
James Evans '69
Walt Frankowski, Jr. '73 and Kathy Frankowski
Debbie Strickler Freer '71 and Patrick Freer
Jack Gallo '70 and Joan Gallo
John Gibble '71 & Alice Gibble
Jensen Groff '70 and Linda Groff
Rick Heisey '73 and Pauline Heisey
Rex Herbert '72
Paula Hess '69
Robert Holbrook '72 and Victoria Holbrook
Carol Rutt Jennings '72
Robert Jones '71 and Dianne Cottrell Jones '71
Thomas Koons '72 and Sheila Koons
Craig Linebaugh '70 & Cheryl Person
Bob Mead '68 and Joyce Mead
William Miller '69 and Connie Miller
Ernest Miltner '70
Bobbie White Miyasaki '69
Michael Morrison '71 & Karen Morrison
Cheryl Hartman Morrison '71 and Frank Morrison
George Petrie '72 and Connilu Givler Petrie '73
Jeff Rowe '72 and Mel Rowe
Carol Sabold '68 & Patricia Buchanan Sabold '69
Thomas Sheaffer '75 and Susan Sheaffer
Richard Snell '70
Richard Snell '70
George (Jerry) Stauffer '69
Ken Stoltz '72
Ed Thomas '71 and Lynda Thomas
Rae Thompson '69
Harold Todd '69 and Adeline Todd
Joseph Torre '69 and Lee Torre
Dennis Tulli '69 and Judith Tulli
Julie Hummer Wettach '70
Barbara Turkington Whitney '69 & Steve Whitney
Nancy Hendrickson Wieman '69

Class of 1997 Reunion

6-8 p.m. | Batdorf Restaurant, Annville, Pa.
Cost: $10/person

Events for Sunday, October 15, 2017

Alumni Brunch

11:30 a.m. | Allan W. Mund College Center

Celebration and presentation of the 2017 Alumni Awards, including the June Herr Educator of the Year, D. Clark Carmean Award in Admission, Creative Achievement Award, Young Alumni and the 2017 Distinguished Alumni Award

Advanced Registration Required | Cost: $15 per person

Homecoming Choir Concert

Enjoy an afternoon of choral music with the LVC College, Chamber, and Concert Choirs.  Admission is free and open to the public.
3 p.m. | Frederic K. Miller Chapel