Defender Days Schedule
3–5 p.m. Early Bird Registration, Campus Center
7:30 p.m. Fall Theatre Production: Godspell, Te Paske Theatre (located in Sioux Center High School, two blocks north of the campus entrance on 7th St.)
10 p.m. Praise and Worship, Campus Center
6:45 a.m. Business Connections Breakfast, Campus Center. Brian Vos (’85)
8 a.m.–7 p.m. Registration Open, Campus Center
8 a.m.–3 p.m. Visit Classes
9:30 a.m. Campus Tour, meet at registration in the Campus Center Lobby.
11 a.m. Chapel, B.J. Haan Auditorium
2 p.m. Campus Tour, meet at registration in the Campus Center Lobby.
3 p.m. Small Music Festival, B.J. Haan Auditorium
4:30 p.m. The Goheen Gallop 5k Fun Run, All Seasons Center
5 to 6:30 p.m. Welcome Reception, lower level of the Campus Center. Here’s a place to meet your student’s family and friends or reconnect with former classmates and acquaintances. It’s a DYI reunion. We’ll provide the venue and snacks; you call, text, FB or tweet your plans.
5:30 p.m. Classes of ’90–’93 25-Year Class Reunion, President’s Home
7 p.m. Men's Varsity Volleyball, De Witt Gymnasium
7 p.m. Fall Music Festival, B.J. Haan Auditorium. Concert includes Campus-Community Band, Concert Band, Chamber Orchestra, Chorale, and Concert Choir. A freewill offering received.
7:30 p.m. Blades Hockey, All Seasons Center
10 p.m. Late Night with the Defenders, De Witt Gymnasium
10:30 p.m. Dordt Improv, B.J. Haan Auditorium
8 a.m.–Noon Registration Open, Campus Center
8:45–10:15 a.m. President's Brunch, Rec Center (Open to all)
8:45–10:15 a.m. Siblings' Brunch, Campus Center
10:30 a.m. Sowers Lacrosse Alumni Game, soccer practice field
11:15–12 p.m. DC Broader Vision Seminars
11:30 a.m. Campus Tour, meet at registration in the Campus Center Lobby.
12-1 p.m. Tailgate (donations go to support PLIA), football field parking lot
1 p.m. Women's Volleyball Alumni match, De Witt Gymnasium
1 p.m. Women's Soccer v Nebraska Wesleyan, soccer field
1 p.m. Football Game vs. Midland, football field
2 p.m. Fall Theatre Production, Godspell, Te Paske Theatre (located in Sioux Center High School)
2 p.m. Organ Showcase, B.J. Haan Auditorium
3:15 p.m. Men's Soccer v Morningside, soccer field
3:30 p.m. JV Women's Volleyball v Hastings, De Witt Gymnasium
4:15 p.m. Blades Hockey Game, All Seasons Center
5:00 p.m. Volleyball v Hastings, De Witt Gymnasium
5:00 p.m. Defender Nation Dinner, lower level of the Campus Center. Distinguished Alumni will be recognized.
7:30 p.m. Men's Basketball Alumni Games, De Witt Gymnasium
7:30 p.m. Fall Theatre Production, Godspell, Te Paske Theatre (located in Sioux Center High School)
9 p.m. Praise and Worship, lower level of the Campus Center
9:15–10:30 p.m. Ice Cream Social, Dining Hall